The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 46 33 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +41
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 54 86 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.21% 6.77% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.48% 18.82% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 73 14
Average salary £47,750 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.33% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,000 £20,764
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
373 457 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.05% 35.96% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 324 395 243
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Wales region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Wales

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
South Wales -30 32 £47,000 +25.33% 3
West Wales - 17 - -
North Wales - 5 £51,000 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 101 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (46.53%) Firewall
3 44 (43.56%) Cisco
4 42 (41.58%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (37.62%) Juniper
6 30 (29.70%) CheckPoint
7 28 (27.72%) ITIL
8 27 (26.73%) CCNA
9 25 (24.75%) CCNP
10 19 (18.81%) F5
11 17 (16.83%) Telecoms
11 17 (16.83%) Finance
12 15 (14.85%) Avaya
13 14 (13.86%) SNMP
13 14 (13.86%) Nortel
13 14 (13.86%) CA
13 14 (13.86%) Nokia
13 14 (13.86%) Radware
13 14 (13.86%) e-Health
13 14 (13.86%) Nortel Alteon
13 14 (13.86%) Incident Management
13 14 (13.86%) CA Spectrum
14 13 (12.87%) McAfee
14 13 (12.87%) Service Delivery
15 12 (11.88%) Change Management
16 11 (10.89%) Service Management
16 11 (10.89%) Network Design
17 10 (9.90%) PRINCE2
17 10 (9.90%) HP
17 10 (9.90%) Problem Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.98%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.99%) Lync
3 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 47 (46.53%) Firewall
2 14 (13.86%) Nortel Alteon
2 14 (13.86%) SNMP
3 10 (9.90%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (8.91%) Network Security
5 8 (7.92%) WAN
6 7 (6.93%) LAN
7 6 (5.94%) Wireless
8 4 (3.96%) VPN
9 3 (2.97%) VoIP
10 2 (1.98%) SAN
10 2 (1.98%) MPLS
11 1 (0.99%) SSL
11 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.99%) Frame Relay
11 1 (0.99%) IPsec
11 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.99%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) MySQL
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.99%) JMeter
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 17 (16.83%) Telecoms
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Legal
2 4 (3.96%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Welsh Language
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (37.62%) Network Engineer
2 10 (9.90%) Project Manager
2 10 (9.90%) Service Manager
3 9 (8.91%) Security Engineer
3 9 (8.91%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (7.92%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (7.92%) Architect
4 8 (7.92%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.93%) Java Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Consultant
5 7 (6.93%) Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Network Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Service Manager
6 5 (4.95%) Senior Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Network Architect
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) Spring
1 7 (6.93%) REST
2 6 (5.94%) Hibernate
3 5 (4.95%) JSON
3 5 (4.95%) HTML5
3 5 (4.95%) HTML
3 5 (4.95%) XML
4 4 (3.96%) J2EE
5 3 (2.97%) Web Services
6 2 (1.98%) SOAP
6 2 (1.98%) JSF
7 1 (0.99%) Spring Integration
7 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) e-Health
2 9 (8.91%) Life Science
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Open Source
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) GIS
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) CMDB
7 1 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.91%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.97%) UNIX
2 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.98%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) ITIL
2 14 (13.86%) Incident Management
3 13 (12.87%) Service Delivery
4 12 (11.88%) Change Management
5 11 (10.89%) Service Management
5 11 (10.89%) Network Design
6 10 (9.90%) Problem Management
6 10 (9.90%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.92%) Change Control
8 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.94%) Supplier Management
9 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.94%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.94%) Project Management
10 5 (4.95%) Scrum
11 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.96%) Business Analysis
11 4 (3.96%) Release Management
11 4 (3.96%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.92%) Java
1 8 (7.92%) SQL
2 5 (4.95%) T-SQL
2 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.96%) VB
3 4 (3.96%) VB6
4 2 (1.98%) C
5 1 (0.99%) C++
5 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 101 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (41.58%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (26.73%) CCNA
4 25 (24.75%) CCNP
5 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.96%) CCSP
7 3 (2.97%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.97%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.97%) CCSE
8 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.98%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.98%) CCSA
8 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCIE
8 2 (1.98%) CCDA
8 2 (1.98%) CISSP
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.99%) MCP
9 1 (0.99%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.98%) XenApp
3 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.99%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.99%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (43.56%) Cisco
2 38 (37.62%) Juniper
3 30 (29.70%) CheckPoint
4 19 (18.81%) F5
5 15 (14.85%) Avaya
6 14 (13.86%) Nortel
6 14 (13.86%) CA
6 14 (13.86%) Nokia
6 14 (13.86%) Radware
7 13 (12.87%) McAfee
8 10 (9.90%) HP
9 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
10 8 (7.92%) Blue Coat
11 6 (5.94%) ProCurve
12 5 (4.95%) Remedy
13 3 (2.97%) Citrix
13 3 (2.97%) VMware
14 2 (1.98%) Fujitsu
14 2 (1.98%) Oracle
14 2 (1.98%) IBM
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