The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 53 20 47
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +27
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 49 87 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.58% 8.61% 4.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.96% 24.86% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 45 71 33
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £27,270
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,940
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Security 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
351 350 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.62% 34.62% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 303 290 228
Average salary £38,400 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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 44 £43,000 +2.38% 8
North Wales -5 4 £51,500 -
West Wales +10 1 - - 2
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 93 (86.11%) SC Cleared
2 43 (39.81%) Cisco
3 42 (38.89%) Firewall
4 39 (36.11%) Juniper
5 36 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (25.93%) CheckPoint
7 27 (25.00%) CCNA
8 25 (23.15%) ITIL
9 19 (17.59%) Finance
10 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 18 (16.67%) CCNP
10 18 (16.67%) Nokia
10 18 (16.67%) F5
11 16 (14.81%) WAN
12 15 (13.89%) LAN
12 15 (13.89%) Avaya
12 15 (13.89%) CA
12 15 (13.89%) Network Security
12 15 (13.89%) CA Spectrum
13 14 (12.96%) e-Health
13 14 (12.96%) Nortel Alteon
13 14 (12.96%) Radware
13 14 (12.96%) Nortel
13 14 (12.96%) SNMP
13 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (11.11%) PRINCE2
16 11 (10.19%) Windows
16 11 (10.19%) Supplier Management
16 11 (10.19%) Blue Coat

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (1.85%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.93%) Lync
3 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Office
1 8 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Agresso
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 42 (38.89%) Firewall
2 16 (14.81%) WAN
3 15 (13.89%) LAN
3 15 (13.89%) Network Security
4 14 (12.96%) Nortel Alteon
4 14 (12.96%) SNMP
5 13 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (4.63%) VoIP
6 5 (4.63%) Wireless
7 4 (3.70%) VPN
8 2 (1.85%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.85%) ATM
8 2 (1.85%) IPsec
8 2 (1.85%) SAN
8 2 (1.85%) MPLS
9 1 (0.93%) OSPF
9 1 (0.93%) BGP
9 1 (0.93%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.93%) IPv4
9 1 (0.93%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) JMeter
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Military
4 3 (2.78%) Banking
4 3 (2.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.96%) Security Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.41%) Developer
5 8 (7.41%) Consultant
5 8 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Telecoms Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Network Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Analyst
10 3 (2.78%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.78%) Technical Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.78%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) REST
2 8 (7.41%) Spring
3 7 (6.48%) Web Services
3 7 (6.48%) HTML
4 6 (5.56%) XML
4 6 (5.56%) JSON
4 6 (5.56%) HTML5
5 5 (4.63%) Hibernate
6 4 (3.70%) SOAP
7 3 (2.78%) Spring Integration
7 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.78%) J2EE
8 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.85%) .NET
8 2 (1.85%) JSF
8 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) e-Health
2 6 (5.56%) Life Science
2 6 (5.56%) Open Source
2 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Linux
3 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.78%) UNIX
3 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL
2 12 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 11 (10.19%) Supplier Management
3 11 (10.19%) Change Control
4 9 (8.33%) Network Design
4 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 9 (8.33%) Change Management
5 8 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 8 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.48%) Service Management
7 6 (5.56%) Project Management
7 6 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.63%) MVC
9 4 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.70%) Scrum
9 4 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) Java
2 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.56%) SQL
3 4 (3.70%) VB
4 3 (2.78%) VB6
4 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.78%) C
5 2 (1.85%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (86.11%) SC Cleared
2 36 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (25.00%) CCNA
4 18 (16.67%) CCNP
5 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (4.63%) VCP4
7 4 (3.70%) Degree
7 4 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.70%) MCP
8 2 (1.85%) MCSE
8 2 (1.85%) CCSP
8 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.93%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.85%) XenApp
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.93%) OpenView
2 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
2 1 (0.93%) OPNET
2 1 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.93%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (39.81%) Cisco
2 39 (36.11%) Juniper
3 28 (25.93%) CheckPoint
4 18 (16.67%) Nokia
4 18 (16.67%) F5
5 15 (13.89%) CA
5 15 (13.89%) Avaya
6 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.96%) Nortel
6 14 (12.96%) Radware
7 11 (10.19%) Blue Coat
8 10 (9.26%) McAfee
9 7 (6.48%) HP
10 5 (4.63%) Citrix
10 5 (4.63%) VMware
11 4 (3.70%) Remedy
12 2 (1.85%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.85%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.85%) IBM
12 2 (1.85%) Oracle
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