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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 50 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 49 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.75% 4.00% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.86% 14.91% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 26
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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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
413 342 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.62% 26.80% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 343 309 274
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 August 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 29 August 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 -1 45 £43,750 +16.66% 3
West Wales - 3 - - 1
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (37.60%) Cisco
3 42 (33.60%) Firewall
4 41 (32.80%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (32.00%) CCNP
6 37 (29.60%) Telecoms
7 34 (27.20%) F5
8 33 (26.40%) Finance
8 33 (26.40%) Juniper
9 31 (24.80%) Project Management
9 31 (24.80%) Change Control
10 30 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 30 (24.00%) PRINCE2
11 28 (22.40%) Quality Management
11 28 (22.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 27 (21.60%) Management Information System
13 26 (20.80%) Risk Management
13 26 (20.80%) Risk Assessment
13 26 (20.80%) Programme Management
13 26 (20.80%) Migration
13 26 (20.80%) Retail
13 26 (20.80%) Fujitsu
14 25 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 23 (18.40%) ITIL
16 22 (17.60%) Legal
17 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
18 19 (15.20%) CheckPoint
19 14 (11.20%) Remedy
20 13 (10.40%) McAfee

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (2.40%) Lync
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.60%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
4 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 42 (33.60%) Firewall
2 12 (9.60%) Network Security
3 9 (7.20%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (5.60%) SAN
5 5 (4.00%) Wireless
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.40%) VoIP
7 2 (1.60%) WAN
7 2 (1.60%) LAN
7 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.80%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.80%) ISDN
8 1 (0.80%) Internet
8 1 (0.80%) MPLS
8 1 (0.80%) SNMP
8 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.80%) VPN
8 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.20%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (29.60%) Telecoms
2 33 (26.40%) Finance
3 26 (20.80%) Retail
4 22 (17.60%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Network Engineer
2 30 (24.00%) Project Manager
3 29 (23.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 29 (23.20%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (9.60%) Security Engineer
4 12 (9.60%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Architect
6 7 (5.60%) Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Consultant
8 5 (4.00%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.20%) DBA
9 4 (3.20%) Junior
9 4 (3.20%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.40%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (2.40%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.00%) REST
2 4 (3.20%) HTML5
2 4 (3.20%) XML
2 4 (3.20%) HTML
2 4 (3.20%) J2EE
2 4 (3.20%) Hibernate
2 4 (3.20%) Spring
2 4 (3.20%) JSON
3 2 (1.60%) Dojo
3 2 (1.60%) jQuery
3 2 (1.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.80%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.20%) Clustering
3 6 (4.80%) Open Source
4 5 (4.00%) GIS
4 5 (4.00%) Replication
5 4 (3.20%) CMDB
6 3 (2.40%) Life Science
6 3 (2.40%) HACMP
7 2 (1.60%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.80%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.60%) Windows
2 8 (6.40%) UNIX
3 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (4.80%) Linux
5 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.40%) AIX
6 3 (2.40%) HPUX
6 3 (2.40%) Solaris
6 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) Project Management
1 31 (24.80%) Change Control
2 30 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 30 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 28 (22.40%) Quality Management
3 28 (22.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (20.80%) Risk Management
4 26 (20.80%) Migration
4 26 (20.80%) Risk Assessment
4 26 (20.80%) Programme Management
5 23 (18.40%) ITIL
6 12 (9.60%) Network Design
7 10 (8.00%) Service Management
8 9 (7.20%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.80%) Change Management
9 6 (4.80%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.20%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.20%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.40%) SQL
2 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
2 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.00%) Java
4 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.40%) C
6 1 (0.80%) VB
6 1 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (32.80%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (32.00%) CCNP
4 28 (22.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (8.80%) CCNA
6 11 (8.80%) CCDA
7 10 (8.00%) CISSP
8 9 (7.20%) CCSA
8 9 (7.20%) JNCIA
8 9 (7.20%) JNCIE
9 5 (4.00%) MCP
9 5 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (3.20%) CCSE
10 4 (3.20%) JNCIS
10 4 (3.20%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.60%) CCIE
11 2 (1.60%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) TickIT
2 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.60%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.60%) XenApp
4 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.80%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.60%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.80%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.80%) WSUS
4 1 (0.80%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) Cisco
2 34 (27.20%) F5
3 33 (26.40%) Juniper
4 26 (20.80%) Fujitsu
5 21 (16.80%) Microsoft
6 19 (15.20%) CheckPoint
7 14 (11.20%) Remedy
8 13 (10.40%) McAfee
9 10 (8.00%) HP
10 8 (6.40%) BMC
11 7 (5.60%) Blue Coat
12 6 (4.80%) ProCurve
13 4 (3.20%) VMware
13 4 (3.20%) Citrix
14 3 (2.40%) IBM
14 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.60%) Brocade
15 2 (1.60%) Fortinet
15 2 (1.60%) Aruba
15 2 (1.60%) Sun
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago