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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 52 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 39 85 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.51% 7.15% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.15% 18.93% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 73 25
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £54,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
321 449 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.87% 37.79% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 291 387 257
Average salary £37,500 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Newport +29 10 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff +3 10 £46,000 +22.66% 3
Bridgend -1 8 £29,500 -9.92% 7
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £23,500 -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 78 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 36 (40.00%) Cisco
3 35 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (38.89%) Firewall
4 33 (36.67%) CCNP
5 26 (28.89%) Juniper
6 24 (26.67%) F5
7 21 (23.33%) CheckPoint
8 20 (22.22%) ITIL
9 17 (18.89%) McAfee
10 15 (16.67%) CCNA
11 14 (15.56%) Telecoms
12 13 (14.44%) Incident Management
13 12 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (13.33%) Finance
13 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
13 12 (13.33%) Change Management
13 12 (13.33%) HP
13 12 (13.33%) SQL
14 10 (11.11%) Java
14 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
14 10 (11.11%) Remedy
14 10 (11.11%) Service Management
14 10 (11.11%) Network Security
15 9 (10.00%) Blue Coat
15 9 (10.00%) Network Design
15 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
15 9 (10.00%) Problem Management
15 9 (10.00%) REST

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.22%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.89%) Firewall
2 12 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (11.11%) Network Security
4 6 (6.67%) LAN
4 6 (6.67%) WAN
5 3 (3.33%) VPN
5 3 (3.33%) SAN
5 3 (3.33%) Wireless
6 2 (2.22%) MPLS
6 2 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.11%) SNMP
7 1 (1.11%) Internet
7 1 (1.11%) SSL
7 1 (1.11%) ATM
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.11%) Frame Relay
7 1 (1.11%) IPsec
7 1 (1.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.22%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 14 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.33%) Finance
3 8 (8.89%) Legal
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (34.44%) Network Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 10 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 8 (8.89%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.89%) Consultant
3 8 (8.89%) Developer
4 7 (7.78%) Services Delivery Manager
4 7 (7.78%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Service Manager
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.00%) REST
2 8 (8.89%) Spring
3 7 (7.78%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.67%) HTML
5 5 (5.56%) J2EE
5 5 (5.56%) XML
5 5 (5.56%) JSON
5 5 (5.56%) HTML5
6 4 (4.44%) SOAP
6 4 (4.44%) Web Services
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.22%) .NET
7 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.22%) JSF
7 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Life Science
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Open Source
2 5 (5.56%) Clustering
3 4 (4.44%) CMDB
3 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
4 2 (2.22%) HACMP
4 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.22%) GIS
5 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Linux
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.44%) UNIX
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.22%) AIX
5 2 (2.22%) HPUX
5 2 (2.22%) Solaris
6 1 (1.11%) Android
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) ITIL
2 13 (14.44%) Incident Management
3 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (13.33%) Change Management
4 10 (11.11%) Service Management
5 9 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (10.00%) Network Design
5 9 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 8 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.78%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.78%) Scrum
8 5 (5.56%) OOD
8 5 (5.56%) Change Control
9 4 (4.44%) Release Management
9 4 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) ERP
10 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) SQL
2 10 (11.11%) Java
3 7 (7.78%) VB
4 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.44%) VB6
7 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (1.11%) C++
9 1 (1.11%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) Python
9 1 (1.11%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (86.67%) SC Cleared
2 35 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (36.67%) CCNP
4 15 (16.67%) CCNA
5 5 (5.56%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.44%) JNCIS
6 4 (4.44%) JNCIE
6 4 (4.44%) CCSA
6 4 (4.44%) CCSE
6 4 (4.44%) CCDA
6 4 (4.44%) CISSP
6 4 (4.44%) CCSP
7 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.22%) CCIE
8 2 (2.22%) MCP
8 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.22%) Degree
9 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.11%) Nagios
2 1 (1.11%) OPNET
2 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.11%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (40.00%) Cisco
2 26 (28.89%) Juniper
3 24 (26.67%) F5
4 21 (23.33%) CheckPoint
5 17 (18.89%) McAfee
6 12 (13.33%) HP
7 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.11%) Remedy
8 9 (10.00%) Blue Coat
9 6 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 6 (6.67%) BMC
10 5 (5.56%) Oracle
11 4 (4.44%) VMware
12 3 (3.33%) Citrix
13 2 (2.22%) IBM
13 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.22%) Riverbed
14 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.11%) Red Gate
14 1 (1.11%) NetScout
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