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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 58 32 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 46 73 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.42% 6.49% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.56% 17.85% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 46 59 31
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £47,500
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
316 409 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.49% 36.39% 24.96%
Number of salaries quoted 270 341 236
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -25 45 £42,500 -5.55% 7
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 97 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (44.33%) Firewall
3 40 (41.24%) Cisco
4 32 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (32.99%) Juniper
5 30 (30.93%) ITIL
6 27 (27.84%) CCNA
7 22 (22.68%) CheckPoint
8 20 (20.62%) Nokia
9 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
10 15 (15.46%) Avaya
10 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
10 15 (15.46%) F5
11 14 (14.43%) CA Spectrum
11 14 (14.43%) e-Health
11 14 (14.43%) Nortel Alteon
11 14 (14.43%) SNMP
11 14 (14.43%) Nortel
11 14 (14.43%) Finance
11 14 (14.43%) Radware
11 14 (14.43%) CA
12 13 (13.40%) CCNP
13 12 (12.37%) WAN
14 11 (11.34%) LAN
14 11 (11.34%) SLA
14 11 (11.34%) Supplier Management
14 11 (11.34%) Network Security
14 11 (11.34%) Change Control
15 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (5.15%) Lync
2 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Office
2 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) Windchill
3 1 (1.03%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (44.33%) Firewall
2 14 (14.43%) Nortel Alteon
2 14 (14.43%) SNMP
3 12 (12.37%) WAN
4 11 (11.34%) LAN
4 11 (11.34%) Network Security
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.15%) Wireless
6 5 (5.15%) VoIP
7 4 (4.12%) SAN
8 3 (3.09%) VPN
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.03%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.03%) IPsec
10 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.03%) MPLS
10 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.43%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Military
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Security Engineer
3 10 (10.31%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.28%) Architect
4 9 (9.28%) Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (6.19%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.19%) Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.15%) Service Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.12%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Microsoft Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Network Architect
8 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) XML
2 6 (6.19%) Spring
2 6 (6.19%) REST
3 5 (5.15%) JSON
3 5 (5.15%) HTML5
3 5 (5.15%) CGI
3 5 (5.15%) HTML
4 4 (4.12%) Web Services
5 3 (3.09%) Spring Integration
5 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.09%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.06%) J2EE
7 1 (1.03%) COM
7 1 (1.03%) SOAP
7 1 (1.03%) JSF
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) e-Health
2 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Open Source
3 5 (5.15%) GIS
3 5 (5.15%) Life Science
4 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.06%) CMDB
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Android
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.06%) UNIX
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) ITIL
2 11 (11.34%) Supplier Management
2 11 (11.34%) Change Control
3 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
4 9 (9.28%) Service Management
5 8 (8.25%) Network Design
6 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (7.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (6.19%) Change Management
8 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.12%) Business Development
9 4 (4.12%) ITSM
9 4 (4.12%) Migration
10 3 (3.09%) MVC
10 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) Java
2 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.09%) C#
3 3 (3.09%) SQL
4 2 (2.06%) C
5 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.03%) VB
5 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.03%) VB6
5 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (32.99%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (27.84%) CCNA
4 13 (13.40%) CCNP
5 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.12%) MCP
6 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.09%) Degree
8 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
8 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Terminal Services
1 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.15%) XenApp
2 4 (4.12%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (6.19%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.03%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Cisco
2 32 (32.99%) Juniper
3 22 (22.68%) CheckPoint
4 20 (20.62%) Nokia
5 15 (15.46%) Avaya
5 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
5 15 (15.46%) F5
6 14 (14.43%) Radware
6 14 (14.43%) Nortel
6 14 (14.43%) CA
7 7 (7.22%) Blue Coat
8 5 (5.15%) VMware
8 5 (5.15%) Citrix
9 4 (4.12%) Dell
9 4 (4.12%) Remedy
9 4 (4.12%) Computacenter
10 3 (3.09%) HP
11 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.06%) McAfee
12 1 (1.03%) Mitel
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