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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 44 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 48 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.44% 5.18% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.91% 19.67% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 39
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
345 300 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.91% 26.34% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 302 269 248
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 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 2 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 -8 10 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Newport +16 7 £55,000 +75.18% 4
Bridgend +5 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 108 (82.44%) SC Cleared
2 47 (35.88%) Cisco
3 41 (31.30%) Firewall
4 39 (29.77%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (29.01%) CCNP
6 34 (25.95%) F5
7 33 (25.19%) Juniper
8 27 (20.61%) Telecoms
9 24 (18.32%) ITIL
10 23 (17.56%) Project Management
10 23 (17.56%) Finance
11 22 (16.79%) Legal
11 22 (16.79%) Microsoft
12 20 (15.27%) CheckPoint
13 19 (14.50%) Change Control
14 18 (13.74%) Configuration Management
14 18 (13.74%) PRINCE2
15 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
15 16 (12.21%) Quality Management
15 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 16 (12.21%) Windows
16 15 (11.45%) Migration
17 14 (10.69%) Risk Assessment
17 14 (10.69%) Programme Management
17 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
17 14 (10.69%) Retail
17 14 (10.69%) Fujitsu
17 14 (10.69%) Remedy
17 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 6 (4.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.29%) Lync
4 2 (1.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.76%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.30%) Firewall
2 13 (9.92%) Network Security
3 9 (6.87%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (5.34%) SAN
5 5 (3.82%) Wireless
6 3 (2.29%) Internet
6 3 (2.29%) LAN
6 3 (2.29%) VoIP
6 3 (2.29%) WAN
6 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.53%) SNMP
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
8 1 (0.76%) SSL
8 1 (0.76%) MPLS
8 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.76%) ISDN
8 1 (0.76%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.53%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (20.61%) Telecoms
2 23 (17.56%) Finance
3 22 (16.79%) Legal
4 14 (10.69%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Back Office
5 3 (2.29%) Banking
6 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 36 (27.48%) Network Engineer
2 18 (13.74%) Project Manager
3 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 17 (12.98%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (9.16%) Security Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Analyst
4 12 (9.16%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.58%) Service Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Java Developer
8 5 (3.82%) Graduate
8 5 (3.82%) Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Junior
9 4 (3.05%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) DBA
9 4 (3.05%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) Spring
2 4 (3.05%) JSON
2 4 (3.05%) HTML5
2 4 (3.05%) REST
2 4 (3.05%) HTML
2 4 (3.05%) J2EE
2 4 (3.05%) XML
2 4 (3.05%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.87%) Clustering
3 5 (3.82%) Replication
4 4 (3.05%) CMDB
4 4 (3.05%) Open Source
5 3 (2.29%) GIS
5 3 (2.29%) Life Science
5 3 (2.29%) HACMP
6 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 8 (6.11%) Linux
2 8 (6.11%) UNIX
3 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.29%) AIX
5 3 (2.29%) HPUX
5 3 (2.29%) Solaris
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) ITIL
2 23 (17.56%) Project Management
3 19 (14.50%) Change Control
4 18 (13.74%) Configuration Management
4 18 (13.74%) PRINCE2
5 16 (12.21%) Quality Management
5 16 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.45%) Migration
7 14 (10.69%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.69%) Risk Assessment
7 14 (10.69%) Programme Management
8 10 (7.63%) Network Design
8 10 (7.63%) Service Management
9 9 (6.87%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.11%) Scrum
11 6 (4.58%) Incident Management
11 6 (4.58%) Change Management
11 6 (4.58%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.63%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) Java
3 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (4.58%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.82%) C
5 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.29%) VB
7 2 (1.53%) Python
7 2 (1.53%) Perl
7 2 (1.53%) C#
7 2 (1.53%) C++
8 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (82.44%) SC Cleared
2 39 (29.77%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (29.01%) CCNP
4 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (8.40%) CCNA
6 11 (8.40%) CCDA
7 10 (7.63%) CISSP
8 9 (6.87%) CCSA
8 9 (6.87%) JNCIA
8 9 (6.87%) JNCIE
9 6 (4.58%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (3.82%) MCP
11 4 (3.05%) CCSE
11 4 (3.05%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.29%) Degree
13 2 (1.53%) SAP Certification
13 2 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) TickIT
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.53%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.29%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.53%) XenApp
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
6 1 (0.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (3.82%) SCCM
3 2 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.76%) WSUS
4 1 (0.76%) OPNET
4 1 (0.76%) OpenView
4 1 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.76%) Netcool
4 1 (0.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.76%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (35.88%) Cisco
2 34 (25.95%) F5
3 33 (25.19%) Juniper
4 22 (16.79%) Microsoft
5 20 (15.27%) CheckPoint
6 14 (10.69%) Remedy
6 14 (10.69%) Fujitsu
7 13 (9.92%) McAfee
8 11 (8.40%) HP
9 9 (6.87%) BMC
10 7 (5.34%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.58%) ProCurve
11 6 (4.58%) VMware
12 5 (3.82%) Citrix
13 4 (3.05%) IBM
14 3 (2.29%) Oracle
14 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.53%) Coverity
15 2 (1.53%) Wind River
15 2 (1.53%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Abertillery, Gwent
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Media Wales Accounts
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Posted: 25 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago