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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 40 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 48 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.46% 5.32% 4.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.05% 18.64% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 39
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +4.87%
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
319 338 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.65% 28.52% 32.05%
Number of salaries quoted 280 292 264
Average salary £35,000 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.18% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Cardiff -5 11 £44,250 +26.42% 6
Bridgend +14 9 £33,250 -5.00%
Newport +20 8 £46,750 +48.90% 3
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £23,500 -
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 106 (82.81%) SC Cleared
2 44 (34.38%) Cisco
3 39 (30.47%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (30.47%) Firewall
4 37 (28.91%) CCNP
5 30 (23.44%) F5
6 29 (22.66%) Juniper
7 26 (20.31%) Telecoms
8 23 (17.97%) Project Management
9 22 (17.19%) ITIL
10 21 (16.41%) CheckPoint
10 21 (16.41%) Finance
11 19 (14.84%) Legal
12 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.28%) Change Control
13 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 16 (12.50%) Configuration Management
14 15 (11.72%) McAfee
14 15 (11.72%) Windows
14 15 (11.72%) Management Information System
15 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (10.94%) Quality Management
15 14 (10.94%) Remedy
15 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 13 (10.16%) CCNA
16 13 (10.16%) Migration
17 12 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
17 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
17 12 (9.38%) Programme Management
17 12 (9.38%) Retail

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (3.91%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.56%) Lync
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.78%) SAS
4 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 39 (30.47%) Firewall
2 12 (9.38%) Network Security
3 10 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.69%) SAN
5 4 (3.13%) Wireless
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.56%) LAN
6 2 (1.56%) VoIP
6 2 (1.56%) WAN
6 2 (1.56%) SNMP
6 2 (1.56%) Internet
7 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.78%) MPLS
7 1 (0.78%) ISDN
7 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.78%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.78%) MySQL
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
3 1 (0.78%) JMeter
3 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (20.31%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.41%) Finance
3 19 (14.84%) Legal
4 12 (9.38%) Retail
5 4 (3.13%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Back Office
7 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 12 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (7.81%) Consultant
5 10 (7.81%) Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.47%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.69%) Graduate
8 6 (4.69%) Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Junior
10 4 (3.13%) DBA
10 4 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) SQL DBA
11 3 (2.34%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) REST
1 6 (4.69%) Spring
2 5 (3.91%) JSON
2 5 (3.91%) Hibernate
2 5 (3.91%) XML
2 5 (3.91%) J2EE
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) HTML5
3 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.78%) CGI
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) SOAP
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.03%) Clustering
3 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.91%) Replication
4 5 (3.91%) Open Source
5 4 (3.13%) CMDB
5 4 (3.13%) Life Science
6 3 (2.34%) GIS
6 3 (2.34%) HACMP
7 2 (1.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.56%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.78%) Statistics
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.72%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (5.47%) UNIX
4 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.34%) AIX
5 3 (2.34%) HPUX
5 3 (2.34%) Solaris
5 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.97%) Project Management
2 22 (17.19%) ITIL
3 17 (13.28%) Change Control
4 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 16 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (10.94%) Quality Management
6 13 (10.16%) Migration
7 12 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
7 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 12 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 12 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.81%) Service Management
8 10 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (7.81%) Scrum
9 8 (6.25%) Change Management
9 8 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 8 (6.25%) Network Design
10 6 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.59%) SQL
2 9 (7.03%) Java
3 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.69%) C
5 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.13%) VB
7 3 (2.34%) C#
7 3 (2.34%) C++
8 2 (1.56%) Perl
8 2 (1.56%) Python
8 2 (1.56%) VB6
9 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 106 (82.81%) SC Cleared
2 39 (30.47%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (28.91%) CCNP
4 14 (10.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (10.16%) CCNA
6 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (7.03%) CISSP
7 9 (7.03%) CCDA
8 8 (6.25%) CCSA
8 8 (6.25%) JNCIE
8 8 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.13%) MCP
11 4 (3.13%) Degree
11 4 (3.13%) CCSE
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.34%) CCSP
12 3 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.56%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.78%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (2.34%) SCCM
3 2 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.78%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.78%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.78%) OPNET
4 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.78%) Netcool
4 1 (0.78%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.78%) OpenView
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (34.38%) Cisco
2 30 (23.44%) F5
3 29 (22.66%) Juniper
4 21 (16.41%) CheckPoint
5 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
6 15 (11.72%) McAfee
7 14 (10.94%) Remedy
8 12 (9.38%) Fujitsu
8 12 (9.38%) HP
9 9 (7.03%) BMC
10 7 (5.47%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.69%) ProCurve
12 4 (3.13%) IBM
12 4 (3.13%) VMware
13 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.34%) Citrix
13 3 (2.34%) Oracle
14 2 (1.56%) Coverity
14 2 (1.56%) Wind River
14 2 (1.56%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago