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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 58 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 43 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.63% 5.87% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.80% 15.69% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 35
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £53,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
398 408 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.59% 37.43% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 342 338 261
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +7 27 £35,000 -23.07% 4
Cardiff +9 12 £42,500 +97.67% 1
Newport -23 2 £35,000 -14.63% 2
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (32.91%) Firewall
3 24 (30.38%) Cisco
4 23 (29.11%) ITIL
5 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (18.99%) F5
8 14 (17.72%) CCNP
8 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
9 13 (16.46%) CCNA
9 13 (16.46%) Juniper
9 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (16.46%) Network Security
10 12 (15.19%) SLA
10 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
11 11 (13.92%) CheckPoint
12 10 (12.66%) Nokia
12 10 (12.66%) Wireless
12 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
12 10 (12.66%) Supplier Management
13 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (11.39%) Remedy
14 8 (10.13%) Finance
14 8 (10.13%) SQL
14 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (8.86%) Lync
15 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.86%) XML
15 7 (8.86%) Windows
15 7 (8.86%) Change Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (8.86%) Lync
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Office
2 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.27%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) Windchill
3 1 (1.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (32.91%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (16.46%) Network Security
3 10 (12.66%) Wireless
4 5 (6.33%) LAN
4 5 (6.33%) WAN
5 4 (5.06%) FDDI
5 4 (5.06%) Internet
5 4 (5.06%) BGP
5 4 (5.06%) OSPF
5 4 (5.06%) EIGRP
5 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.06%) WLAN
5 4 (5.06%) PBX
5 4 (5.06%) ADSL
5 4 (5.06%) Broadband
5 4 (5.06%) ISDN
5 4 (5.06%) PPP
5 4 (5.06%) RIP
5 4 (5.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.27%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Military
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Network Engineer
2 12 (15.19%) Security Engineer
3 9 (11.39%) Project Manager
3 9 (11.39%) Developer
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Architect
4 7 (8.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Junior
7 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (3.80%) Junior Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) XML
2 5 (6.33%) REST
3 4 (5.06%) CGI
3 4 (5.06%) HTML
3 4 (5.06%) HTML5
3 4 (5.06%) JSON
3 4 (5.06%) Spring
4 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.80%) Spring Integration
4 3 (3.80%) Web Services
5 2 (2.53%) WCF
5 2 (2.53%) WPF
6 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.27%) LINQ
6 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.27%) .NET
6 1 (1.27%) J2EE
6 1 (1.27%) COM
6 1 (1.27%) DirectX
6 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) GIS
3 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 3 (3.80%) Clustering
5 2 (2.53%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.27%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) PRINCE2
2 10 (12.66%) Supplier Management
3 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.86%) Change Management
4 6 (7.59%) Change Control
4 6 (7.59%) Test Scripting
4 6 (7.59%) V-Model
5 5 (6.33%) Project Management
5 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.06%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.06%) OO
6 4 (5.06%) Network Management
6 4 (5.06%) Open Source
6 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.06%) Network Design
6 4 (5.06%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.80%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C#
3 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.06%) Java
5 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.53%) C
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.52%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (17.72%) CCNP
4 13 (16.46%) CCNA
5 9 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (7.59%) Degree
7 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.06%) MCP
8 3 (3.80%) ISTQB
9 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.27%) MCSE
10 1 (1.27%) MCSA
10 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Terminal Services
2 4 (5.06%) XenApp
3 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.06%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (5.06%) OpenView
2 4 (5.06%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.27%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Cisco
2 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.99%) F5
4 13 (16.46%) Juniper
5 11 (13.92%) CheckPoint
6 10 (12.66%) Nokia
7 9 (11.39%) Remedy
8 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
9 5 (6.33%) BMC
9 5 (6.33%) VMware
10 4 (5.06%) 3Com
10 4 (5.06%) Siemens
10 4 (5.06%) Avaya
10 4 (5.06%) Nortel
10 4 (5.06%) Citrix
10 4 (5.06%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.80%) Computacenter
11 3 (3.80%) HP
11 3 (3.80%) Dell
12 1 (1.27%) Coverity
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Salary: £25,000 - £33,000 per annum + benefits
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