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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 72 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 31 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.46% 4.49% 5.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.22% 13.84% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 51
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
377 354 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.94% 32.42% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 347 310 267
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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 +6 13 £29,500 -9.23% 7
Newport -16 8 £29,364 -46.61% 2
Cardiff -15 7 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 67 (72.04%) SC Cleared
2 27 (29.03%) ITIL
3 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (19.35%) Windows
6 17 (18.28%) SQL
7 16 (17.20%) Firewall
8 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
8 14 (15.05%) SLA
8 14 (15.05%) Cisco
9 13 (13.98%) CCNA
9 13 (13.98%) C#
9 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (12.90%) MS Office
11 11 (11.83%) CCNP
11 11 (11.83%) Degree
12 10 (10.75%) Information Security
12 10 (10.75%) Remedy
13 9 (9.68%) Internet
13 9 (9.68%) Wireless
13 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (9.68%) Service Management
13 9 (9.68%) .NET
13 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
13 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
13 9 (9.68%) V-Model
14 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (8.60%) Network Security
14 8 (8.60%) Clustering
14 8 (8.60%) MCP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (7.53%) Lync
2 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (12.90%) MS Office
2 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) Firewall
2 9 (9.68%) Wireless
2 9 (9.68%) Internet
3 8 (8.60%) Network Security
4 6 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (6.45%) VPN
4 6 (6.45%) SAN
5 5 (5.38%) WAN
6 4 (4.30%) Ethernet
6 4 (4.30%) PBX
6 4 (4.30%) VoIP
6 4 (4.30%) WLAN
6 4 (4.30%) ADSL
6 4 (4.30%) Broadband
6 4 (4.30%) ISDN
6 4 (4.30%) PPP
6 4 (4.30%) RIP
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (4.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.38%) JMeter
2 5 (5.38%) Selenium
3 4 (4.30%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.23%) Subversion
5 2 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.08%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (7.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 5 (5.38%) Military
4 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.23%) Automotive
5 2 (2.15%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Analyst
2 15 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Test Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Tester
6 6 (6.45%) DBA
6 6 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.38%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.38%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Junior
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) .NET
2 7 (7.53%) XML
3 4 (4.30%) CGI
4 3 (3.23%) WCF
4 3 (3.23%) WPF
4 3 (3.23%) POCO
5 2 (2.15%) REST
5 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.15%) DirectX
6 1 (1.08%) WinForms
6 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.08%) Java EE
6 1 (1.08%) COM
6 1 (1.08%) LINQ
6 1 (1.08%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Clustering
3 5 (5.38%) Internet of Things
3 5 (5.38%) GIS
3 5 (5.38%) Replication
3 5 (5.38%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Statistics
4 4 (4.30%) BYOD
5 3 (3.23%) Physics
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) NHS
7 1 (1.08%) CMDB
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.15%) Linux
7 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.08%) UNIX
7 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) ITIL
2 10 (10.75%) Information Security
3 9 (9.68%) Service Management
3 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
3 9 (9.68%) V-Model
4 7 (7.53%) ITSM
4 7 (7.53%) CRM
5 6 (6.45%) UML
5 6 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (6.45%) Change Management
5 6 (6.45%) Cyber Security
5 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.38%) Database Tuning
6 5 (5.38%) Data Protection
6 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.38%) Project Management
7 4 (4.30%) BCP
7 4 (4.30%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) C#
3 7 (7.53%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.45%) C++
5 4 (4.30%) C
6 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) VB6
7 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (72.04%) SC Cleared
2 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (13.98%) CCNA
3 11 (11.83%) CCNP
3 11 (11.83%) Degree
4 8 (8.60%) MCP
5 7 (7.53%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.38%) CISSP
7 5 (5.38%) CISA
7 5 (5.38%) CISM
8 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.08%) CIPD
9 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.05%) SLA
2 9 (9.68%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.30%) COBIT
5 1 (1.08%) ISO 14001
5 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
3 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.38%) OpenView
3 4 (4.30%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (4.30%) SCCM
3 4 (4.30%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.08%) SCOM
4 1 (1.08%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.08%) OPNET
4 1 (1.08%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.08%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Cisco
3 10 (10.75%) Remedy
4 8 (8.60%) BMC
5 7 (7.53%) HP
5 7 (7.53%) VMware
5 7 (7.53%) F5
6 6 (6.45%) Citrix
6 6 (6.45%) Nokia
6 6 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.30%) Siemens
7 4 (4.30%) Avaya
7 4 (4.30%) Juniper
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle
7 4 (4.30%) Nortel
7 4 (4.30%) 3Com
7 4 (4.30%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.23%) Computacenter
8 3 (3.23%) Green Hills
8 3 (3.23%) Dell
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