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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 56 26 69
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 53 82 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.98% 7.70% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 22.22% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 13
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
339 369 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.47% 34.65% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 288 311 213
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
South Wales -36 38 £45,500 +21.33% 15
West Wales - 10 - -
North Wales - 5 £51,000 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 46 (45.54%) Firewall
3 43 (42.57%) Cisco
4 40 (39.60%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (38.61%) Juniper
6 30 (29.70%) ITIL
7 28 (27.72%) CheckPoint
8 26 (25.74%) CCNA
9 23 (22.77%) CCNP
10 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
11 20 (19.80%) Finance
12 17 (16.83%) F5
13 15 (14.85%) Avaya
14 14 (13.86%) CA
14 14 (13.86%) Nokia
14 14 (13.86%) Radware
14 14 (13.86%) Nortel
14 14 (13.86%) SNMP
14 14 (13.86%) CA Spectrum
14 14 (13.86%) Incident Management
14 14 (13.86%) e-Health
14 14 (13.86%) Nortel Alteon
15 13 (12.87%) Change Management
16 12 (11.88%) McAfee
16 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
16 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
16 12 (11.88%) Network Security
17 11 (10.89%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (10.89%) Network Design
17 11 (10.89%) Supplier Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (1.98%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.99%) SAS
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) Lync
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 46 (45.54%) Firewall
2 14 (13.86%) SNMP
2 14 (13.86%) Nortel Alteon
3 12 (11.88%) Network Security
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (9.90%) WAN
6 9 (8.91%) LAN
7 6 (5.94%) Wireless
8 4 (3.96%) VPN
9 3 (2.97%) VoIP
10 2 (1.98%) MPLS
11 1 (0.99%) Frame Relay
11 1 (0.99%) IPsec
11 1 (0.99%) SSL
11 1 (0.99%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.99%) ATM
11 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.99%) JMeter
2 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 21 (20.79%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.80%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Military
6 1 (0.99%) Electronics
6 1 (0.99%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (36.63%) Network Engineer
2 12 (11.88%) Project Manager
2 12 (11.88%) Security Engineer
3 10 (9.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Service Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.93%) Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (4.95%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Spring
1 9 (8.91%) REST
2 7 (6.93%) Hibernate
2 7 (6.93%) HTML
2 7 (6.93%) XML
2 7 (6.93%) JSON
2 7 (6.93%) HTML5
3 5 (4.95%) J2EE
4 4 (3.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.98%) JSF
5 2 (1.98%) Spring Integration
5 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.98%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) e-Health
2 9 (8.91%) Life Science
3 7 (6.93%) Open Source
4 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.97%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) GIS
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Clustering
7 1 (0.99%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) UNIX
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Android
3 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.70%) ITIL
2 14 (13.86%) Incident Management
3 13 (12.87%) Change Management
4 12 (11.88%) Service Delivery
4 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
5 11 (10.89%) Network Design
5 11 (10.89%) Supplier Management
5 11 (10.89%) Change Control
6 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.90%) Problem Management
6 10 (9.90%) Service Management
7 8 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.93%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.94%) Scrum
10 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.95%) Project Management
10 5 (4.95%) OOD
11 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.96%) Release Management
12 3 (2.97%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.90%) Java
2 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
3 6 (5.94%) SQL
4 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.97%) VB
4 3 (2.97%) C
4 3 (2.97%) VB6
5 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.99%) C++
5 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 101 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (39.60%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (25.74%) CCNA
4 23 (22.77%) CCNP
5 10 (9.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.96%) CCSP
7 3 (2.97%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.98%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.98%) MCP
8 2 (1.98%) CCDA
8 2 (1.98%) CISSP
8 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCSA
9 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.99%) CCIE
9 1 (0.99%) MCSE
9 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.98%) XenApp
1 2 (1.98%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.99%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.99%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.99%) SCCM
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 43 (42.57%) Cisco
2 39 (38.61%) Juniper
3 28 (27.72%) CheckPoint
4 17 (16.83%) F5
5 15 (14.85%) Avaya
6 14 (13.86%) CA
6 14 (13.86%) Nokia
6 14 (13.86%) Radware
6 14 (13.86%) Nortel
7 12 (11.88%) 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 2 (1.98%) Fujitsu
13 2 (1.98%) IBM
13 2 (1.98%) Citrix
13 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.98%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago