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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 56 47 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 47 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.61% 4.24% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 14.85% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 24
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £52,000 £68,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
379 377 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.11% 28.54% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 327 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 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
South Wales -5 43 £45,000 +5.88% 11
West Wales - 3 - - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (37.50%) Cisco
3 43 (33.59%) Firewall
4 42 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (32.03%) CCNP
6 38 (29.69%) Telecoms
7 34 (26.56%) F5
8 33 (25.78%) Finance
8 33 (25.78%) Juniper
9 31 (24.22%) Project Management
10 29 (22.66%) Change Control
11 28 (21.88%) Configuration Management
11 28 (21.88%) PRINCE2
12 26 (20.31%) Quality Management
12 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 26 (20.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 25 (19.53%) Management Information System
14 24 (18.75%) Risk Management
14 24 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
14 24 (18.75%) ITIL
14 24 (18.75%) Programme Management
14 24 (18.75%) Retail
14 24 (18.75%) Fujitsu
15 23 (17.97%) Migration
16 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 21 (16.41%) CheckPoint
18 20 (15.63%) Legal
19 18 (14.06%) Microsoft
20 15 (11.72%) McAfee
21 14 (10.94%) Remedy

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.34%) Lync
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.56%) ArcGIS
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%) SAS
4 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 43 (33.59%) Firewall
2 12 (9.38%) Network Security
3 10 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (5.47%) SAN
5 6 (4.69%) Wireless
6 3 (2.34%) LAN
6 3 (2.34%) VoIP
6 3 (2.34%) WAN
6 3 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.78%) ISDN
8 1 (0.78%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.78%) SNMP
8 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.78%) VPN
8 1 (0.78%) SSL
8 1 (0.78%) Internet
8 1 (0.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.78%) JMeter
2 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 38 (29.69%) Telecoms
2 33 (25.78%) Finance
3 24 (18.75%) Retail
4 20 (15.63%) Legal
5 4 (3.13%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (30.47%) Network Engineer
2 28 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 27 (21.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 27 (21.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 7 (5.47%) Analyst
5 7 (5.47%) Service Manager
6 6 (4.69%) Consultant
6 6 (4.69%) Architect
6 6 (4.69%) Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Senior Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Java Developer
7 5 (3.91%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.13%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.13%) DBA
8 4 (3.13%) Graduate
8 4 (3.13%) Junior
9 3 (2.34%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.69%) REST
2 5 (3.91%) HTML5
2 5 (3.91%) XML
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) J2EE
2 5 (3.91%) Hibernate
2 5 (3.91%) Spring
2 5 (3.91%) JSON
3 2 (1.56%) Dojo
3 2 (1.56%) jQuery
3 2 (1.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) SOAP
4 1 (0.78%) Web Services
4 1 (0.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.03%) Clustering
3 7 (5.47%) Open Source
3 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.91%) GIS
4 5 (3.91%) Replication
5 4 (3.13%) Life Science
5 4 (3.13%) CMDB
6 3 (2.34%) HACMP
7 2 (1.56%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 8 (6.25%) UNIX
3 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.69%) Linux
5 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.34%) AIX
6 3 (2.34%) HPUX
6 3 (2.34%) Solaris
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.22%) Project Management
2 29 (22.66%) Change Control
3 28 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 28 (21.88%) Configuration Management
4 26 (20.31%) Quality Management
4 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (18.75%) Risk Management
5 24 (18.75%) ITIL
5 24 (18.75%) Risk Assessment
5 24 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 23 (17.97%) Migration
7 12 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 12 (9.38%) Network Design
8 11 (8.59%) Service Management
9 8 (6.25%) Change Management
9 8 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 7 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.69%) Scrum
11 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.81%) SQL
2 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
2 7 (5.47%) Java
3 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.13%) C
5 2 (1.56%) VB
5 2 (1.56%) VB6
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (32.81%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (32.03%) CCNP
4 26 (20.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (9.38%) CCNA
7 10 (7.81%) CCDA
8 9 (7.03%) CISSP
9 8 (6.25%) CCSA
9 8 (6.25%) JNCIA
9 8 (6.25%) JNCIE
10 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.13%) MCP
11 4 (3.13%) CCSE
11 4 (3.13%) JNCIS
11 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
12 3 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (2.34%) CCSP
13 2 (1.56%) CCIE
14 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.56%) TickIT
2 2 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.56%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) XenApp
3 1 (0.78%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
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%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (37.50%) Cisco
2 34 (26.56%) F5
3 33 (25.78%) Juniper
4 24 (18.75%) Fujitsu
5 21 (16.41%) CheckPoint
6 18 (14.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (11.72%) McAfee
8 14 (10.94%) Remedy
9 12 (9.38%) HP
10 8 (6.25%) BMC
10 8 (6.25%) Blue Coat
11 7 (5.47%) ProCurve
12 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.34%) IBM
13 2 (1.56%) Sun
13 2 (1.56%) Dell
13 2 (1.56%) EMC
13 2 (1.56%) Citrix
13 2 (1.56%) Oracle
13 2 (1.56%) Hitachi
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago