The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 38 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 50 56 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.60% 4.86% 4.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.08% 18.92% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 38
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,700 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.24% +0.47%
Security 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
355 296 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.63% 25.67% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 315 266 247
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in South Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in South Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Cardiff -4 10 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Newport +15 7 £55,000 +75.18% 2
Bridgend +6 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 110 (82.71%) SC Cleared
2 48 (36.09%) Cisco
3 42 (31.58%) Firewall
4 40 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (29.32%) CCNP
6 35 (26.32%) F5
7 33 (24.81%) Juniper
8 27 (20.30%) Telecoms
9 24 (18.05%) ITIL
10 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
10 23 (17.29%) Project Management
10 23 (17.29%) Finance
10 23 (17.29%) Legal
11 21 (15.79%) CheckPoint
12 19 (14.29%) Change Control
13 18 (13.53%) Configuration Management
13 18 (13.53%) PRINCE2
14 16 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
14 16 (12.03%) Quality Management
14 16 (12.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 16 (12.03%) Windows
15 15 (11.28%) Migration
16 14 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
16 14 (10.53%) Programme Management
16 14 (10.53%) Risk Management
16 14 (10.53%) Retail
16 14 (10.53%) Fujitsu
16 14 (10.53%) Remedy
16 14 (10.53%) McAfee

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.26%) Lync
4 2 (1.50%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.75%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 42 (31.58%) Firewall
2 13 (9.77%) Network Security
3 9 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (5.26%) SAN
5 5 (3.76%) Wireless
6 3 (2.26%) Internet
6 3 (2.26%) LAN
6 3 (2.26%) VoIP
6 3 (2.26%) WAN
6 3 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.50%) SNMP
8 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.75%) SSL
8 1 (0.75%) MPLS
8 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.75%) ISDN
8 1 (0.75%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (20.30%) Telecoms
2 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 23 (17.29%) Legal
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 3 (2.26%) Back Office
4 3 (2.26%) Banking
5 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Network Engineer
2 18 (13.53%) Project Manager
3 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Security Engineer
4 12 (9.02%) Analyst
4 12 (9.02%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (7.52%) Consultant
6 9 (6.77%) Architect
7 8 (6.02%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Graduate
9 5 (3.76%) Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Junior
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.01%) DBA
10 4 (3.01%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.01%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Spring
2 4 (3.01%) JSON
2 4 (3.01%) HTML5
2 4 (3.01%) REST
2 4 (3.01%) HTML
2 4 (3.01%) J2EE
2 4 (3.01%) XML
2 4 (3.01%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.75%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.77%) Clustering
3 5 (3.76%) Replication
4 4 (3.01%) CMDB
4 4 (3.01%) Open Source
5 3 (2.26%) GIS
5 3 (2.26%) Life Science
5 3 (2.26%) HACMP
6 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 8 (6.02%) Linux
2 8 (6.02%) UNIX
3 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.26%) AIX
5 3 (2.26%) HPUX
5 3 (2.26%) Solaris
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.05%) ITIL
2 23 (17.29%) Project Management
3 19 (14.29%) Change Control
4 18 (13.53%) Configuration Management
4 18 (13.53%) PRINCE2
5 16 (12.03%) Quality Management
5 16 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.28%) Migration
7 14 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.52%) Network Design
8 10 (7.52%) Service Management
9 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.02%) Scrum
11 6 (4.51%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.51%) Change Management
11 6 (4.51%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.52%) SQL
2 7 (5.26%) Java
3 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.76%) C
5 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.26%) VB
7 2 (1.50%) Python
7 2 (1.50%) Perl
7 2 (1.50%) C#
7 2 (1.50%) C++
8 1 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 110 (82.71%) SC Cleared
2 40 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (29.32%) CCNP
4 16 (12.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (9.02%) CCNA
7 11 (8.27%) CCDA
8 10 (7.52%) CISSP
9 9 (6.77%) CCSA
9 9 (6.77%) JNCIA
9 9 (6.77%) JNCIE
10 6 (4.51%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (3.76%) MCP
12 4 (3.01%) CCSE
12 4 (3.01%) JNCIS
13 3 (2.26%) Degree
14 2 (1.50%) SAP Certification
14 2 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.50%) TickIT
2 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.50%) XenApp
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.51%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (4.51%) SCCM
2 2 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.75%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.75%) WSUS
3 1 (0.75%) OPNET
3 1 (0.75%) OpenView
3 1 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.75%) Netcool
3 1 (0.75%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (0.75%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (36.09%) Cisco
2 35 (26.32%) F5
3 33 (24.81%) Juniper
4 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
5 21 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 14 (10.53%) Remedy
6 14 (10.53%) McAfee
6 14 (10.53%) Fujitsu
7 11 (8.27%) HP
8 9 (6.77%) BMC
9 7 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.51%) ProCurve
10 6 (4.51%) VMware
11 5 (3.76%) Citrix
12 4 (3.01%) IBM
13 3 (2.26%) Oracle
13 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.50%) Coverity
14 2 (1.50%) Wind River
14 2 (1.50%) Brocade
Abertillery, Gwent
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum - Car, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Posted: 19 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago