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

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 53 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 46 66 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.83% 5.95% 5.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.60% 18.44% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 52
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £27,350 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
365 358 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.42% 32.25% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 312 295 257
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +2.14%

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 8 July 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 8 July 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 +12 20 £25,750 -26.42% 5
Cardiff -11 12 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Newport -13 10 £28,000 -25.33%
Security Cleared
Wales

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 80 (74.77%) SC Cleared
2 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.30%) ITIL
3 26 (24.30%) Firewall
4 25 (23.36%) Cisco
5 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (18.69%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (15.89%) CCNP
8 16 (14.95%) Windows
8 16 (14.95%) Network Security
9 15 (14.02%) MS Office
9 15 (14.02%) CCNA
9 15 (14.02%) SLA
9 15 (14.02%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (13.08%) F5
10 14 (13.08%) Juniper
11 13 (12.15%) CheckPoint
11 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
12 12 (11.21%) Finance
12 12 (11.21%) Remedy
12 12 (11.21%) SQL
13 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.28%) Degree
14 10 (9.35%) MCP
14 10 (9.35%) Nokia
15 9 (8.41%) Wireless
15 9 (8.41%) Service Management
15 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
15 9 (8.41%) VMware
15 9 (8.41%) PCI DSS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 7 (6.54%) Lync
2 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (14.02%) MS Office
2 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Windchill
4 1 (0.93%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.30%) Firewall
2 16 (14.95%) Network Security
3 15 (14.02%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (8.41%) Wireless
5 8 (7.48%) WAN
5 8 (7.48%) Internet
5 8 (7.48%) LAN
6 5 (4.67%) VPN
6 5 (4.67%) Ethernet
6 5 (4.67%) OSPF
6 5 (4.67%) BGP
6 5 (4.67%) SAN
7 4 (3.74%) EIGRP
7 4 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (3.74%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (3.74%) FDDI
7 4 (3.74%) PPP
7 4 (3.74%) RIP
7 4 (3.74%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.67%) JMeter
2 5 (4.67%) Selenium
3 4 (3.74%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.80%) Subversion
5 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.93%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (12.15%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.21%) Finance
3 7 (6.54%) Military
4 5 (4.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.82%) Analyst
3 15 (14.02%) Security Engineer
4 10 (9.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (8.41%) Test Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Architect
6 8 (7.48%) Tester
6 8 (7.48%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Junior
7 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Automation Tester
8 4 (3.74%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Security Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 6 (5.61%) XML
3 4 (3.74%) CGI
3 4 (3.74%) REST
4 3 (2.80%) POCO
4 3 (2.80%) WCF
4 3 (2.80%) WPF
5 2 (1.87%) HTML5
5 2 (1.87%) Spring
5 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 2 (1.87%) JSON
5 2 (1.87%) DirectX
6 1 (0.93%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.93%) WinForms
6 1 (0.93%) J2EE
6 1 (0.93%) COM
6 1 (0.93%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.93%) Java EE
6 1 (0.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Clustering
2 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.67%) GIS
4 4 (3.74%) Statistics
4 4 (3.74%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.74%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.74%) BYOD
4 4 (3.74%) Physics
4 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.80%) Replication
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.87%) CMDB
6 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 9 (8.41%) Service Management
3 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (7.48%) Information Security
3 8 (7.48%) Test Scripting
3 8 (7.48%) V-Model
4 7 (6.54%) Change Management
4 7 (6.54%) ITSM
5 6 (5.61%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.61%) Project Management
5 6 (5.61%) UML
5 6 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (5.61%) Change Control
6 5 (4.67%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.67%) Migration
7 4 (3.74%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.74%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.74%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (3.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.21%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) C#
2 8 (7.48%) Java
3 6 (5.61%) C++
4 5 (4.67%) C
5 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 80 (74.77%) SC Cleared
2 20 (18.69%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.89%) CCNP
4 15 (14.02%) CCNA
5 11 (10.28%) Degree
6 10 (9.35%) MCP
7 6 (5.61%) ISTQB
8 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
8 5 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.74%) CISA
9 4 (3.74%) CISM
9 4 (3.74%) CISSP
9 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.93%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.02%) SLA
2 9 (8.41%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.74%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.61%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.74%) XenApp
5 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) SCCM
1 5 (4.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.74%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (3.74%) OpenView
2 4 (3.74%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.36%) Cisco
3 14 (13.08%) Juniper
3 14 (13.08%) F5
4 13 (12.15%) CheckPoint
5 12 (11.21%) Remedy
6 10 (9.35%) Nokia
7 9 (8.41%) VMware
8 8 (7.48%) Blue Coat
8 8 (7.48%) Citrix
9 6 (5.61%) BMC
10 5 (4.67%) HP
11 4 (3.74%) Nortel
11 4 (3.74%) Avaya
11 4 (3.74%) Siemens
11 4 (3.74%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.74%) 3Com
12 3 (2.80%) Computacenter
12 3 (2.80%) Green Hills
12 3 (2.80%) Dell
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Intapeople
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 15 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago