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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 77 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 32 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.31% 4.01% 4.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% 12.65% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 46
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,100 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
408 427 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.46% 31.75% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 356 346 295
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,928 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 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
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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 -24 30 £35,000 -20.00% 8
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.58%) ITIL
4 20 (25.32%) Cisco
5 19 (24.05%) Firewall
6 16 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (20.25%) SLA
6 16 (20.25%) CCNA
7 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (17.72%) SQL
9 12 (15.19%) Windows
10 11 (13.92%) CCNP
10 11 (13.92%) F5
11 10 (12.66%) C#
11 10 (12.66%) Nokia
11 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
11 10 (12.66%) Remedy
11 10 (12.66%) Network Security
11 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (11.39%) V-Model
12 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
12 9 (11.39%) Degree
12 9 (11.39%) Wireless
12 9 (11.39%) MS Office
13 8 (10.13%) BMC
13 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
13 8 (10.13%) Lync
14 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (8.86%) VMware
14 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (10.13%) Lync
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Office
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.27%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.27%) Windchill
4 1 (1.27%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (7.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) Network Security
2 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (11.39%) Wireless
4 6 (7.59%) VoIP
4 6 (7.59%) WAN
4 6 (7.59%) SAN
5 5 (6.33%) Internet
5 5 (6.33%) LAN
6 4 (5.06%) PBX
6 4 (5.06%) ADSL
6 4 (5.06%) Broadband
6 4 (5.06%) ISDN
6 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.06%) WLAN
6 4 (5.06%) OSPF
6 4 (5.06%) BGP
6 4 (5.06%) PPP
6 4 (5.06%) RIP
6 4 (5.06%) FDDI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.27%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.27%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Military
4 2 (2.53%) Games
5 1 (1.27%) Electronics
5 1 (1.27%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Network Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Analyst
3 10 (12.66%) Test Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) Junior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Junior Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Junior
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) DBA
8 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.06%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) XML
2 5 (6.33%) CGI
3 3 (3.80%) WCF
3 3 (3.80%) WPF
3 3 (3.80%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) DirectX
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.27%) COM
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
5 1 (1.27%) WinForms
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.27%) JSON
5 1 (1.27%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) LINQ
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) GIS
3 5 (6.33%) Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) Statistics
4 4 (5.06%) Replication
5 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) CMDB
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.19%) Windows
2 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.27%) UNIX
5 1 (1.27%) Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
2 9 (11.39%) V-Model
3 6 (7.59%) CRM
3 6 (7.59%) Change Management
3 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.59%) Project Management
3 6 (7.59%) Service Management
4 5 (6.33%) Quality Management
4 5 (6.33%) Business Development
4 5 (6.33%) Information Security
4 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.06%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.06%) Migration
5 4 (5.06%) ITSM
5 4 (5.06%) Database Tuning
5 4 (5.06%) Change Control
5 4 (5.06%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) C#
3 6 (7.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.80%) VB
5 3 (3.80%) C++
5 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.53%) Java
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) VB6
7 1 (1.27%) VBScript
7 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (20.25%) CCNA
2 16 (20.25%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.92%) CCNP
4 9 (11.39%) Degree
5 7 (8.86%) MCP
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (7.59%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CISA
8 1 (1.27%) CISM
8 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) SLA
2 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.59%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.06%) XenApp
3 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) OpenView
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
1 5 (6.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.06%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (5.06%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.27%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (1.27%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.27%) OPNET
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.27%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (1.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.32%) Cisco
3 11 (13.92%) F5
4 10 (12.66%) Remedy
4 10 (12.66%) Nokia
4 10 (12.66%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.13%) BMC
6 7 (8.86%) Juniper
6 7 (8.86%) VMware
7 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
7 6 (7.59%) HP
7 6 (7.59%) Citrix
8 4 (5.06%) Avaya
8 4 (5.06%) Dell
8 4 (5.06%) Nortel
8 4 (5.06%) Siemens
8 4 (5.06%) Computacenter
8 4 (5.06%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.06%) 3Com
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle
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