The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 22 37 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 103 70 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.23% 5.54% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.78% 20.23% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 76 60 18
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,450 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
Qualifications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
473 346 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.81% 27.40% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 391 300 317
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

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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

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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 23 April 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Wales

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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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +28 80 £44,000 +35.38% 10
West Wales -2 9 £40,000 -
Mid Wales 0 1 £40,000 -11.11%
North Wales - 1 - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

1 166 (83.42%) SC Cleared
2 92 (46.23%) Microsoft
3 72 (36.18%) Cisco
4 59 (29.65%) F5
5 58 (29.15%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (28.64%) CCNP
7 54 (27.14%) Legal
8 53 (26.63%) ITIL
9 51 (25.63%) Remedy
10 50 (25.13%) Juniper
11 46 (23.12%) Citrix
11 46 (23.12%) Windows
12 42 (21.11%) Firewall
13 40 (20.10%) VMware
13 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (19.10%) HP
15 37 (18.59%) Terminal Services
16 36 (18.09%) Active Directory
16 36 (18.09%) PowerShell
17 34 (17.09%) Hyper-V
18 33 (16.58%) SAN
19 32 (16.08%) Telecoms
19 32 (16.08%) NetBackup
19 32 (16.08%) UNIX
20 31 (15.58%) Norton AntiVirus
20 31 (15.58%) Symantec
21 29 (14.57%) Sophos
22 28 (14.07%) Finance
22 28 (14.07%) Change Control
23 27 (13.57%) MS Excel

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 21 (10.55%) Lync
2 18 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2000
2 18 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 18 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (9.05%) MS Exchange
3 17 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (6.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.51%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.51%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.01%) Documentum
7 2 (1.01%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.01%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.01%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) SAS
8 1 (0.50%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) FileNet
8 1 (0.50%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.50%) Captiva
Applications
1 27 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.50%) Agresso
3 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.11%) Firewall
2 33 (16.58%) SAN
3 18 (9.05%) Wireless
4 16 (8.04%) TCP/IP
5 15 (7.54%) Network Security
6 14 (7.04%) DNS
6 14 (7.04%) VoIP
6 14 (7.04%) DHCP
6 14 (7.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (4.52%) Internet
8 8 (4.02%) Ethernet
8 8 (4.02%) ISDN
8 8 (4.02%) VPN
8 8 (4.02%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (3.52%) WAN
9 7 (3.52%) PPP
9 7 (3.52%) RIP
9 7 (3.52%) LAN
9 7 (3.52%) PBX
9 7 (3.52%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.01%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.51%) MS Access
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Ant
2 3 (1.51%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.01%) JUnit
3 2 (1.01%) Subversion
3 2 (1.01%) JIRA
3 2 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.01%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.50%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.50%) LSMW
4 1 (0.50%) TestDirector
General
1 54 (27.14%) Legal
2 32 (16.08%) Telecoms
3 28 (14.07%) Finance
4 18 (9.05%) Local Government
5 14 (7.04%) Retail
6 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.01%) Back Office
8 3 (1.51%) Military
9 2 (1.01%) Electronics
10 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (21.11%) Network Engineer
2 33 (16.58%) Architect
3 28 (14.07%) Consultant
4 14 (7.04%) Support Engineer
4 14 (7.04%) Wintel Engineer
5 12 (6.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 12 (6.03%) Project Manager
5 12 (6.03%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (6.03%) Network Architect
6 11 (5.53%) Wintel Support
6 11 (5.53%) Security Engineer
6 11 (5.53%) Technical Architect
6 11 (5.53%) Analyst
6 11 (5.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 10 (5.03%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (4.52%) Technical Support
8 9 (4.52%) Wintel Support Engineer
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Consultant
9 8 (4.02%) SAN Consultant
9 8 (4.02%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) .NET
2 3 (1.51%) J2EE
2 3 (1.51%) XSLT
2 3 (1.51%) XML
2 3 (1.51%) Spring
3 2 (1.01%) Ajax
3 2 (1.01%) XSL
3 2 (1.01%) DHTML
3 2 (1.01%) HTML
3 2 (1.01%) JSTL
3 2 (1.01%) SAP PI
3 2 (1.01%) ODBC
3 2 (1.01%) XHTML
3 2 (1.01%) CGI
3 2 (1.01%) WDK
3 2 (1.01%) CSS
3 2 (1.01%) JDBC
3 2 (1.01%) JSP
3 2 (1.01%) Servlets
3 2 (1.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.06%) Clustering
2 13 (6.53%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.53%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.02%) Statistics
4 7 (3.52%) HACMP
5 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.51%) GIS
5 3 (1.51%) PKI
6 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.01%) AS400
6 2 (1.01%) Replication
6 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.50%) Life Science
7 1 (0.50%) Open Source
7 1 (0.50%) Physics
7 1 (0.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.12%) Windows
2 32 (16.08%) UNIX
3 13 (6.53%) Linux
4 12 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.52%) Solaris
6 7 (3.52%) AIX
7 4 (2.01%) HPUX
7 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (26.63%) ITIL
2 28 (14.07%) Change Control
3 23 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (9.55%) Service Management
5 17 (8.54%) Network Design
6 13 (6.53%) Change Management
6 13 (6.53%) Project Management
7 12 (6.03%) Configuration Management
7 12 (6.03%) Quality Management
7 12 (6.03%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (5.53%) Migration
8 11 (5.53%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.53%) Risk Assessment
8 11 (5.53%) Programme Management
9 10 (5.03%) Network Management
10 9 (4.52%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (4.52%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.51%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.01%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (6.03%) VBScript
3 9 (4.52%) C
4 7 (3.52%) Java
5 6 (3.02%) SQL
6 5 (2.51%) C#
7 3 (1.51%) C++
7 3 (1.51%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.01%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Delphi
9 1 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.50%) ABAP
9 1 (0.50%) Python
9 1 (0.50%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.50%) VB6
9 1 (0.50%) Groovy
9 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 166 (83.42%) SC Cleared
2 58 (29.15%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (28.64%) CCNP
4 26 (13.07%) DV Cleared
5 12 (6.03%) CCDA
5 12 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (5.53%) Oracle Certification
6 11 (5.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (5.03%) MCP
8 8 (4.02%) CCIE
9 7 (3.52%) CCNA
9 7 (3.52%) CCDP
9 7 (3.52%) CISSP
9 7 (3.52%) JNCIA
10 6 (3.02%) JNCIE
10 6 (3.02%) CCSA
11 5 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.51%) Degree
12 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.51%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.51%) QA
System Software
1 40 (20.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (18.59%) Terminal Services
3 36 (18.09%) Active Directory
4 34 (17.09%) Hyper-V
5 23 (11.56%) vSphere
6 18 (9.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (9.05%) MetaFrame
7 17 (8.54%) XenApp
8 13 (6.53%) VMware ESX
9 11 (5.53%) XenServer
9 11 (5.53%) XenDesktop
9 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (5.53%) vCloud
10 6 (3.02%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (3.02%) UAG
11 3 (1.51%) PowerHA
11 3 (1.51%) Xen
11 3 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (16.08%) NetBackup
2 31 (15.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (12.56%) SCCM
4 24 (12.06%) Backup Exec
5 19 (9.55%) HP Data Protector
6 16 (8.04%) WSUS
7 13 (6.53%) ARCserve
8 12 (6.03%) BMC PATROL
9 8 (4.02%) OpenView
9 8 (4.02%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (4.02%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (3.52%) WhatsUp Gold
10 7 (3.52%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (3.02%) MIMEsweeper
12 2 (1.01%) OpenSSO
12 2 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.50%) Netcool
13 1 (0.50%) Netcool/OMNIbus
13 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 92 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 72 (36.18%) Cisco
3 59 (29.65%) F5
4 51 (25.63%) Remedy
5 50 (25.13%) Juniper
6 46 (23.12%) Citrix
7 40 (20.10%) VMware
8 38 (19.10%) HP
9 31 (15.58%) Symantec
10 29 (14.57%) Sophos
11 25 (12.56%) McAfee
12 20 (10.05%) BMC
13 19 (9.55%) Oracle
14 16 (8.04%) CheckPoint
15 14 (7.04%) Fujitsu
15 14 (7.04%) ProCurve
16 13 (6.53%) Aruba
16 13 (6.53%) Blue Coat
17 12 (6.03%) Fortinet
17 12 (6.03%) IBM
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Atos
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable on experience + benefits + pensio
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