The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 62 28 69
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +41
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 33 80 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.89% 7.26% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.59% 19.37% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 70 14
Average salary £47,000 £39,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.23% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £20,764
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
344 413 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.15% 37.48% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 315 366 214
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in South Wales

SC Cleared
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend +3 14 £52,500 -8.69%
Cardiff +1 10 £45,250 +20.66% 3
Newport - 6 £50,000 -
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.79%) Firewall
3 29 (38.16%) Cisco
4 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (35.53%) ITIL
5 26 (34.21%) CCNP
6 23 (30.26%) Juniper
7 18 (23.68%) F5
8 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
9 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
9 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
10 13 (17.11%) Finance
10 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
10 13 (17.11%) McAfee
11 12 (15.79%) Change Management
12 11 (14.47%) Service Management
12 11 (14.47%) CCNA
13 10 (13.16%) HP
13 10 (13.16%) Network Design
13 10 (13.16%) Problem Management
13 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (11.84%) Network Security
14 9 (11.84%) Life Science
14 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
15 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
15 8 (10.53%) Java
15 8 (10.53%) SQL
15 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (10.53%) Blue Coat
16 7 (9.21%) Microsoft

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.63%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (40.79%) Firewall
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (11.84%) Network Security
4 6 (7.89%) WAN
5 5 (6.58%) LAN
5 5 (6.58%) Wireless
6 4 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (2.63%) SAN
7 2 (2.63%) MPLS
7 2 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.32%) SSL
8 1 (1.32%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.32%) IPsec
8 1 (1.32%) ATM
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.32%) JMeter
2 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.11%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.16%) Service Manager
3 9 (11.84%) Security Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Service Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Spring
1 7 (9.21%) REST
2 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.58%) JSON
3 5 (6.58%) HTML5
3 5 (6.58%) HTML
3 5 (6.58%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) J2EE
5 3 (3.95%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) JSF
7 1 (1.32%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Life Science
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.58%) Open Source
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) GIS
5 2 (2.63%) CMDB
5 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.63%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) Incident Management
3 13 (17.11%) Service Delivery
4 12 (15.79%) Change Management
5 11 (14.47%) Service Management
6 10 (13.16%) Network Design
6 10 (13.16%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (7.89%) Supplier Management
9 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Scrum
11 4 (5.26%) OOD
11 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.26%) Project Management
11 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.26%) Release Management
12 3 (3.95%) Change Control
12 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) Java
1 8 (10.53%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) T-SQL
2 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.26%) VB
3 4 (5.26%) VB6
4 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.32%) C
4 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (35.53%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (34.21%) CCNP
4 11 (14.47%) CCNA
5 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.26%) CCSP
7 3 (3.95%) CCSE
7 3 (3.95%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.95%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.63%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.63%) CCIE
8 2 (2.63%) CCDA
8 2 (2.63%) CISSP
8 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.63%) CCSA
9 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.32%) MCP
9 1 (1.32%) MCSE
9 1 (1.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
3 2 (2.63%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.32%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.32%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) Juniper
3 18 (23.68%) F5
4 16 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 13 (17.11%) McAfee
6 10 (13.16%) HP
7 8 (10.53%) Blue Coat
8 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.89%) ProCurve
10 5 (6.58%) Remedy
11 3 (3.95%) VMware
11 3 (3.95%) Citrix
12 2 (2.63%) Oracle
12 2 (2.63%) IBM
12 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (1.32%) TOWER Software
13 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.32%) Red Gate
13 1 (1.32%) BMC
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