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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 73 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 33 60 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 4.59% 4.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.01% 14.53% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 53
Average salary £34,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £28,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security Cleared
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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
412 413 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.24% 31.57% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 368 343 309
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -27 33 £34,500 -18.82% 11
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 70 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 29 (29.59%) ITIL
3 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (19.39%) Windows
6 17 (17.35%) SQL
7 16 (16.33%) Cisco
7 16 (16.33%) Firewall
8 15 (15.31%) SLA
8 15 (15.31%) CCNA
8 15 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 13 (13.27%) MS Office
11 12 (12.24%) C#
12 11 (11.22%) CCNP
12 11 (11.22%) Degree
13 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (10.20%) Information Security
13 10 (10.20%) Service Management
13 10 (10.20%) Remedy
14 9 (9.18%) Internet
14 9 (9.18%) MCP
14 9 (9.18%) Clustering
14 9 (9.18%) Wireless
14 9 (9.18%) VMware
14 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (9.18%) Test Scripting
14 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (9.18%) V-Model
14 9 (9.18%) PCI DSS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (8.16%) Lync
2 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Office
2 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.33%) Firewall
2 9 (9.18%) Wireless
2 9 (9.18%) Internet
3 8 (8.16%) Network Security
4 7 (7.14%) WAN
5 6 (6.12%) VoIP
5 6 (6.12%) VPN
5 6 (6.12%) SAN
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (5.10%) LAN
7 4 (4.08%) PBX
7 4 (4.08%) ADSL
7 4 (4.08%) Broadband
7 4 (4.08%) ISDN
7 4 (4.08%) WLAN
7 4 (4.08%) Ethernet
7 4 (4.08%) PPP
7 4 (4.08%) RIP
7 4 (4.08%) EIGRP
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.10%) JMeter
2 5 (5.10%) Selenium
3 4 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.06%) Subversion
5 2 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.02%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.02%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.02%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.02%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.10%) Advertising
3 5 (5.10%) Military
4 3 (3.06%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.06%) Automotive
5 2 (2.04%) Games
6 1 (1.02%) Electronics
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 20 (20.41%) Analyst
2 15 (15.31%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.20%) Consultant
3 10 (10.20%) Test Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Architect
5 8 (8.16%) Tester
5 8 (8.16%) Developer
6 6 (6.12%) DBA
7 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.10%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.10%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.08%) CRM Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (4.08%) Junior Test Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) .NET
2 7 (7.14%) XML
3 5 (5.10%) CGI
4 3 (3.06%) WCF
4 3 (3.06%) WPF
4 3 (3.06%) POCO
5 2 (2.04%) REST
5 2 (2.04%) DirectX
6 1 (1.02%) WinForms
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) Java EE
6 1 (1.02%) LINQ
6 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.02%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.02%) COM
6 1 (1.02%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.18%) Clustering
3 6 (6.12%) GIS
4 5 (5.10%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (5.10%) Internet of Things
4 5 (5.10%) Replication
5 4 (4.08%) Statistics
5 4 (4.08%) BYOD
5 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.06%) Physics
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.02%) User Experience
8 1 (1.02%) NHS
8 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.02%) CMDB
8 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 9 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.04%) Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.02%) UNIX
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.59%) ITIL
2 10 (10.20%) Service Management
2 10 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (10.20%) Information Security
3 9 (9.18%) Test Scripting
3 9 (9.18%) V-Model
4 8 (8.16%) ITSM
5 7 (7.14%) CRM
6 6 (6.12%) UML
6 6 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (6.12%) Change Management
6 6 (6.12%) Cyber Security
6 6 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.10%) Database Tuning
7 5 (5.10%) Data Protection
7 5 (5.10%) Business Development
7 5 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.10%) Migration
7 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.35%) SQL
2 12 (12.24%) C#
3 7 (7.14%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.12%) C++
5 4 (4.08%) C
6 3 (3.06%) VB
7 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) VBScript
8 1 (1.02%) Python
8 1 (1.02%) VB6
Qualifications
1 70 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 15 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.31%) CCNA
3 11 (11.22%) CCNP
3 11 (11.22%) Degree
4 9 (9.18%) MCP
5 7 (7.14%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
7 5 (5.10%) CISSP
7 5 (5.10%) CISA
7 5 (5.10%) CISM
8 3 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.02%) CIPD
9 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) SLA
2 9 (9.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.08%) COBIT
5 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.02%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.12%) Terminal Services
3 5 (5.10%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.08%) XenApp
4 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (5.10%) SCCM
2 5 (5.10%) OpenView
3 4 (4.08%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (4.08%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.02%) SCOM
4 1 (1.02%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.02%) Nagios
4 1 (1.02%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.02%) OPNET
4 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.02%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.02%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 28 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.33%) Cisco
3 10 (10.20%) Remedy
4 9 (9.18%) VMware
5 8 (8.16%) Citrix
5 8 (8.16%) BMC
6 7 (7.14%) HP
6 7 (7.14%) F5
7 6 (6.12%) Nokia
7 6 (6.12%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.08%) Siemens
8 4 (4.08%) Avaya
8 4 (4.08%) Juniper
8 4 (4.08%) Dell
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle
8 4 (4.08%) Nortel
8 4 (4.08%) Computacenter
8 4 (4.08%) 3Com
8 4 (4.08%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.06%) Green Hills
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago