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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 43 25 58
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +33
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 54 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.50% 7.83% 3.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.43% 20.06% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 24
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,900 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.65%
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
293 359 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.44% 39.06% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 252 299 208
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 35 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Cardiff +10 15 £42,500 +51.78% 4
Newport -13 1 - - 5
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 75 (85.23%) SC Cleared
2 30 (34.09%) Cisco
3 28 (31.82%) ITIL
3 28 (31.82%) Firewall
4 23 (26.14%) Juniper
5 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
6 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (19.32%) CCNP
8 16 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 16 (18.18%) F5
9 15 (17.05%) Network Security
9 15 (17.05%) WAN
10 14 (15.91%) LAN
10 14 (15.91%) CCNA
11 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (13.64%) SLA
12 12 (13.64%) Finance
12 12 (13.64%) CheckPoint
13 11 (12.50%) Blue Coat
13 11 (12.50%) Supplier Management
14 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
14 10 (11.36%) MS Office
15 9 (10.23%) Citrix
15 9 (10.23%) VMware
15 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (9.09%) Change Control
16 8 (9.09%) Service Management
16 8 (9.09%) MCP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (3.41%) Lync
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Office
2 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) Windchill
4 1 (1.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.82%) Firewall
2 15 (17.05%) WAN
2 15 (17.05%) Network Security
3 14 (15.91%) LAN
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (6.82%) VoIP
6 4 (4.55%) VPN
6 4 (4.55%) Wireless
6 4 (4.55%) SAN
7 2 (2.27%) MPLS
7 2 (2.27%) IPsec
7 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.27%) ATM
8 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.14%) IPv4
8 1 (1.14%) IPv6
8 1 (1.14%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.14%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.64%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 3 (3.41%) Military
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Network Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) Security Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 10 (11.36%) Architect
4 10 (11.36%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.23%) Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Junior
9 3 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) XML
2 6 (6.82%) Spring
2 6 (6.82%) HTML
2 6 (6.82%) REST
3 5 (5.68%) JSON
3 5 (5.68%) HTML5
4 4 (4.55%) Web Services
4 4 (4.55%) CGI
5 3 (3.41%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.41%) Spring Integration
5 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.27%) J2EE
7 1 (1.14%) COM
7 1 (1.14%) SOAP
7 1 (1.14%) JSF
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.14%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Open Source
2 5 (5.68%) Clustering
2 5 (5.68%) Life Science
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) GIS
4 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) Physics
5 2 (2.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) UNIX
4 2 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) ITIL
2 11 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 8 (9.09%) Service Management
4 8 (9.09%) Change Control
5 7 (7.95%) Change Management
5 7 (7.95%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.95%) Network Design
6 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.68%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.55%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Business Development
8 3 (3.41%) ITSM
8 3 (3.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) Java
2 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.55%) SQL
4 3 (3.41%) C#
5 2 (2.27%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) C
5 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) VB6
6 1 (1.14%) C++
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (85.23%) SC Cleared
2 20 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (19.32%) CCNP
4 14 (15.91%) CCNA
5 10 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (9.09%) MCP
7 5 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (5.68%) Degree
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.14%) MCSE
10 1 (1.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.68%) XenApp
2 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.14%) OpenView
2 1 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.14%) Nagios
2 1 (1.14%) OPNET
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.14%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 30 (34.09%) Cisco
2 23 (26.14%) Juniper
3 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.18%) F5
5 12 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 11 (12.50%) Blue Coat
7 9 (10.23%) VMware
7 9 (10.23%) Citrix
8 6 (6.82%) Nokia
8 6 (6.82%) McAfee
9 4 (4.55%) Remedy
9 4 (4.55%) HP
10 3 (3.41%) Dell
10 3 (3.41%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.27%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.27%) Oracle
11 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.27%) BMC
12 1 (1.14%) CA
12 1 (1.14%) Websense
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago