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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 57 23 57
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +34
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 44 82 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% 9.39% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.29% 25.71% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 67 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £61,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
308 319 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.69% 36.54% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 270 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 22 £49,000 -14.78% 6
Cardiff -7 13 £43,500 +16.00% 8
Newport +4 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (85.06%) SC Cleared
2 32 (36.78%) Cisco
3 30 (34.48%) Firewall
4 29 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (33.33%) Juniper
5 28 (32.18%) ITIL
6 27 (31.03%) CCNP
7 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
8 18 (20.69%) CheckPoint
9 17 (19.54%) F5
10 16 (18.39%) Network Security
10 16 (18.39%) McAfee
11 15 (17.24%) Finance
11 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (16.09%) Incident Management
12 14 (16.09%) Change Management
12 14 (16.09%) CCNA
13 13 (14.94%) WAN
14 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
14 12 (13.79%) LAN
14 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
15 11 (12.64%) Supplier Management
15 11 (12.64%) REST
15 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.64%) HP
15 11 (12.64%) Java
16 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
16 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.49%) Service Management
16 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (2.30%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.48%) Firewall
2 16 (18.39%) Network Security
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (14.94%) WAN
5 12 (13.79%) LAN
6 5 (5.75%) VPN
7 4 (4.60%) Wireless
7 4 (4.60%) VoIP
8 3 (3.45%) MPLS
9 2 (2.30%) IPsec
9 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.30%) ATM
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.15%) SSL
10 1 (1.15%) IPv4
10 1 (1.15%) IPv6
10 1 (1.15%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.15%) Internet
10 1 (1.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 19 (21.84%) Telecoms
2 15 (17.24%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.15%) Military
6 1 (1.15%) Electronics
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.24%) Security Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.34%) Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Service Manager
5 9 (10.34%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Services Delivery Manager
6 8 (9.20%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Service Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Architect
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Network Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) REST
2 9 (10.34%) Spring
3 8 (9.20%) HTML
4 7 (8.05%) HTML5
4 7 (8.05%) JSON
4 7 (8.05%) XML
4 7 (8.05%) Hibernate
5 6 (6.90%) Web Services
6 5 (5.75%) J2EE
7 4 (4.60%) SOAP
8 2 (2.30%) .NET
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.30%) JSF
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.30%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Life Science
2 7 (8.05%) Open Source
3 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.30%) GIS
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 2 (2.30%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Incident Management
2 14 (16.09%) Change Management
3 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 11 (12.64%) Supplier Management
5 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.49%) Service Management
5 10 (11.49%) Problem Management
5 10 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.34%) Network Design
6 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 8 (9.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.90%) Scrum
8 6 (6.90%) Change Control
9 5 (5.75%) OOD
10 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.60%) MVC
10 4 (4.60%) Release Management
11 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) Java
2 8 (9.20%) SQL
3 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.90%) VB
5 3 (3.45%) VB6
5 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.30%) C
6 2 (2.30%) C#
6 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.15%) Python
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
7 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (85.06%) SC Cleared
2 29 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (31.03%) CCNP
4 14 (16.09%) CCNA
5 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.60%) CCSP
7 3 (3.45%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.30%) CCSA
8 2 (2.30%) CISSP
8 2 (2.30%) CCDA
8 2 (2.30%) MCSE
8 2 (2.30%) MCP
8 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.30%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.30%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.30%) Degree
8 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.30%) XenApp
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.15%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.15%) SCCM
1 1 (1.15%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.15%) OpenView
1 1 (1.15%) OPNET
1 1 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Cisco
2 29 (33.33%) Juniper
3 18 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 17 (19.54%) F5
5 16 (18.39%) McAfee
6 12 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.64%) HP
8 6 (6.90%) ProCurve
9 5 (5.75%) Remedy
10 4 (4.60%) VMware
11 3 (3.45%) Citrix
12 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (2.30%) BMC
12 2 (2.30%) IBM
12 2 (2.30%) Oracle
12 2 (2.30%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.15%) NetQoS
13 1 (1.15%) Ipanema Technologies
13 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago