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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 64 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 41 72 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.98% 5.35% 4.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.25% 17.10% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 40 51
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,550 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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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
400 421 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.07% 31.25% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 347 337 296
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,785 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -20 39 £34,500 -23.33% 15
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 79 (73.83%) SC Cleared
2 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
3 26 (24.30%) ITIL
4 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (18.69%) Cisco
5 20 (18.69%) Firewall
6 19 (17.76%) Windows
7 18 (16.82%) SLA
8 16 (14.95%) CCNA
8 16 (14.95%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (14.02%) SQL
10 13 (12.15%) MS Office
11 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
11 12 (11.21%) MCP
11 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (11.21%) VMware
11 12 (11.21%) Degree
12 11 (10.28%) Network Security
12 11 (10.28%) F5
12 11 (10.28%) CCNP
12 11 (10.28%) Citrix
13 10 (9.35%) Nokia
13 10 (9.35%) CheckPoint
13 10 (9.35%) Remedy
13 10 (9.35%) Service Management
13 10 (9.35%) C#
13 10 (9.35%) Test Scripting
13 10 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (9.35%) V-Model
13 10 (9.35%) Clustering

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (7.48%) Lync
2 7 (6.54%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (12.15%) MS Office
2 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.93%) Windchill
4 1 (0.93%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (5.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.69%) Firewall
2 11 (10.28%) Network Security
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (8.41%) Wireless
4 9 (8.41%) Internet
5 7 (6.54%) WAN
5 7 (6.54%) SAN
6 6 (5.61%) VoIP
7 5 (4.67%) LAN
7 5 (4.67%) VPN
8 4 (3.74%) EIGRP
8 4 (3.74%) FDDI
8 4 (3.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.74%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (3.74%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (3.74%) PBX
8 4 (3.74%) ADSL
8 4 (3.74%) Broadband
8 4 (3.74%) ISDN
8 4 (3.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.67%) JMeter
2 5 (4.67%) Selenium
3 4 (3.74%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.80%) Subversion
5 2 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.93%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.54%) Military
4 5 (4.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.80%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.80%) Automotive
6 2 (1.87%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (19.63%) Analyst
2 19 (17.76%) Network Engineer
3 11 (10.28%) Test Analyst
3 11 (10.28%) Consultant
4 10 (9.35%) Architect
5 9 (8.41%) Security Engineer
6 8 (7.48%) Tester
6 8 (7.48%) Developer
7 6 (5.61%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Junior
8 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.67%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.67%) Junior Test Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (4.67%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.74%) Cyber Security Consultant
9 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (3.74%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) XML
1 7 (6.54%) .NET
2 5 (4.67%) CGI
3 3 (2.80%) WCF
3 3 (2.80%) WPF
3 3 (2.80%) POCO
3 3 (2.80%) REST
4 2 (1.87%) DirectX
4 2 (1.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) COM
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
5 1 (0.93%) WinForms
5 1 (0.93%) Spring
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) Java EE
5 1 (0.93%) JSON
5 1 (0.93%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.93%) LINQ
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Clustering
3 6 (5.61%) GIS
4 5 (4.67%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (4.67%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.74%) Physics
5 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.74%) Statistics
5 4 (3.74%) BYOD
5 4 (3.74%) Replication
6 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) CMDB
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.87%) Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.93%) UNIX
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.30%) ITIL
2 10 (9.35%) Service Management
2 10 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (9.35%) Information Security
2 10 (9.35%) Test Scripting
2 10 (9.35%) V-Model
3 8 (7.48%) ITSM
4 7 (6.54%) Project Management
5 6 (5.61%) UML
5 6 (5.61%) CRM
5 6 (5.61%) Migration
5 6 (5.61%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (5.61%) Change Management
5 6 (5.61%) Cyber Security
6 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
6 5 (4.67%) Business Development
6 5 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
6 5 (4.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.67%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.02%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) C#
3 8 (7.48%) Java
4 6 (5.61%) C++
4 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.74%) C
7 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.80%) VB
8 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) VBScript
9 1 (0.93%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 79 (73.83%) SC Cleared
2 16 (14.95%) CCNA
2 16 (14.95%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.21%) MCP
3 12 (11.21%) Degree
4 11 (10.28%) CCNP
5 7 (6.54%) ISTQB
6 6 (5.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.67%) CISA
7 5 (4.67%) CISM
7 5 (4.67%) CISSP
8 4 (3.74%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (16.82%) SLA
2 9 (8.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.74%) COBIT
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.54%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.61%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.67%) XenApp
6 4 (3.74%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.67%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) OpenView
3 4 (3.74%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (3.74%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.93%) Nagios
4 1 (0.93%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.93%) OPNET
4 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.69%) Cisco
3 12 (11.21%) VMware
4 11 (10.28%) F5
4 11 (10.28%) Citrix
5 10 (9.35%) Nokia
5 10 (9.35%) CheckPoint
5 10 (9.35%) Remedy
6 8 (7.48%) BMC
7 7 (6.54%) HP
7 7 (6.54%) Juniper
8 6 (5.61%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.74%) Computacenter
9 4 (3.74%) SonicWALL
9 4 (3.74%) 3Com
9 4 (3.74%) Dell
9 4 (3.74%) Nortel
9 4 (3.74%) Avaya
9 4 (3.74%) Siemens
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle
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