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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 55 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 44 60 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.54% 5.31% 5.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.99% 17.00% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 40 41 51
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
367 353 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.55% 31.21% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 327 294 254
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,928 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 21 £23,000 +39.39% 10
Newport -11 10 £22,000 -41.33% 1
Cardiff -22 8 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (74.76%) SC Cleared
2 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
3 24 (23.30%) ITIL
4 23 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (21.36%) Firewall
6 20 (19.42%) Cisco
7 17 (16.50%) SLA
7 17 (16.50%) Windows
8 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (13.59%) SQL
9 14 (13.59%) CCNA
10 13 (12.62%) Network Security
11 12 (11.65%) Degree
11 12 (11.65%) CCNP
11 12 (11.65%) MS Office
11 12 (11.65%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (11.65%) F5
12 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
12 11 (10.68%) MCP
12 11 (10.68%) CheckPoint
13 10 (9.71%) VMware
13 10 (9.71%) Information Security
13 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
13 10 (9.71%) Remedy
13 10 (9.71%) Nokia
13 10 (9.71%) C#
13 10 (9.71%) V-Model
13 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (8.74%) PCI DSS
14 9 (8.74%) Juniper

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (6.80%) Lync
2 6 (5.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Office
2 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.97%) Windchill
4 1 (0.97%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.97%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (5.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) Firewall
2 13 (12.62%) Network Security
3 12 (11.65%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (8.74%) Internet
4 9 (8.74%) Wireless
5 6 (5.83%) SAN
6 5 (4.85%) WAN
6 5 (4.85%) VPN
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (3.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.88%) OSPF
7 4 (3.88%) FDDI
7 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
7 4 (3.88%) BGP
7 4 (3.88%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.88%) PBX
7 4 (3.88%) VoIP
7 4 (3.88%) WLAN
7 4 (3.88%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) JMeter
2 5 (4.85%) Selenium
3 4 (3.88%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.91%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.97%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.97%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.74%) Telecoms
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Military
3 5 (4.85%) Advertising
4 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.91%) Automotive
5 2 (1.94%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) Analyst
1 21 (20.39%) Network Engineer
2 11 (10.68%) Test Analyst
2 11 (10.68%) Security Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Consultant
4 8 (7.77%) Tester
4 8 (7.77%) Developer
4 8 (7.77%) Architect
5 7 (6.80%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Junior
6 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Junior Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Junior Test Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Automation Tester
7 4 (3.88%) CRM Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) .NET
1 7 (6.80%) XML
2 4 (3.88%) CGI
3 3 (2.91%) WCF
3 3 (2.91%) WPF
3 3 (2.91%) POCO
3 3 (2.91%) REST
4 2 (1.94%) DirectX
4 2 (1.94%) HTML
5 1 (0.97%) COM
5 1 (0.97%) Web Services
5 1 (0.97%) WinForms
5 1 (0.97%) LINQ
5 1 (0.97%) JSON
5 1 (0.97%) Spring
5 1 (0.97%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.97%) Java EE
5 1 (0.97%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.97%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Clustering
3 5 (4.85%) GIS
3 5 (4.85%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.85%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.88%) BYOD
4 4 (3.88%) Physics
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.88%) Statistics
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.91%) Replication
5 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.97%) NHS
7 1 (0.97%) CMDB
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.94%) Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.97%) UNIX
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) ITIL
2 10 (9.71%) Information Security
2 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
2 10 (9.71%) V-Model
3 9 (8.74%) Service Management
4 8 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.80%) Project Management
5 7 (6.80%) ITSM
6 6 (5.83%) Cyber Security
6 6 (5.83%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (5.83%) Change Management
6 6 (5.83%) UML
6 6 (5.83%) CRM
7 5 (4.85%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.85%) Quality Management
7 5 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.85%) Migration
7 5 (4.85%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.85%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.59%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) C#
3 8 (7.77%) Java
4 6 (5.83%) C++
5 5 (4.85%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.88%) C
7 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.94%) VB
9 1 (0.97%) Perl
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (74.76%) SC Cleared
2 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.59%) CCNA
4 12 (11.65%) Degree
4 12 (11.65%) CCNP
5 11 (10.68%) MCP
6 7 (6.80%) ISTQB
7 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.85%) CISSP
8 5 (4.85%) CISA
8 5 (4.85%) CISM
8 5 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) SLA
2 9 (8.74%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.88%) XenApp
4 4 (3.88%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.85%) OpenView
3 4 (3.88%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (3.88%) SCCM
3 4 (3.88%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.97%) Nagios
4 1 (0.97%) OPNET
4 1 (0.97%) SCOM
4 1 (0.97%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.97%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.42%) Cisco
3 12 (11.65%) F5
4 11 (10.68%) CheckPoint
5 10 (9.71%) VMware
5 10 (9.71%) Remedy
5 10 (9.71%) Nokia
6 9 (8.74%) Juniper
6 9 (8.74%) Citrix
7 8 (7.77%) BMC
8 7 (6.80%) HP
9 6 (5.83%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.88%) SonicWALL
10 4 (3.88%) 3Com
10 4 (3.88%) Avaya
10 4 (3.88%) Siemens
10 4 (3.88%) Nortel
11 3 (2.91%) Oracle
11 3 (2.91%) Dell
11 3 (2.91%) Computacenter
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