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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 41 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 65 98 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.76% 7.44% 5.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.91% 20.63% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 61 58
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +59.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
436 475 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.94% 36.07% 27.81%
Number of salaries quoted 368 380 309
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -15 59 £35,000 -22.22% 10
North Wales - 3 £41,250 -
West Wales +6 1 - - 3
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 87 (76.32%) SC Cleared
2 32 (28.07%) ITIL
2 32 (28.07%) Cisco
3 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (27.19%) Firewall
4 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (16.67%) CCNA
6 18 (15.79%) Juniper
7 17 (14.91%) CCNP
7 17 (14.91%) Network Security
7 17 (14.91%) F5
8 16 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (13.16%) SLA
9 15 (13.16%) Finance
10 14 (12.28%) Telecoms
10 14 (12.28%) Windows
10 14 (12.28%) CheckPoint
10 14 (12.28%) Data Centre
11 13 (11.40%) LAN
11 13 (11.40%) WAN
12 12 (10.53%) VMware
12 12 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (9.65%) Wireless
13 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.65%) Citrix
14 10 (8.77%) Nokia
14 10 (8.77%) MCP
14 10 (8.77%) MS Office
14 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (7.89%) Lync
2 6 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) MS Office
2 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.88%) Windchill
3 1 (0.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.19%) Firewall
2 17 (14.91%) Network Security
3 16 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (11.40%) LAN
4 13 (11.40%) WAN
5 11 (9.65%) Wireless
6 8 (7.02%) Internet
7 7 (6.14%) VoIP
8 5 (4.39%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.39%) VPN
8 5 (4.39%) OSPF
8 5 (4.39%) BGP
8 5 (4.39%) SAN
9 4 (3.51%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.51%) ADSL
9 4 (3.51%) PBX
9 4 (3.51%) Broadband
9 4 (3.51%) ISDN
9 4 (3.51%) WLAN
9 4 (3.51%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.51%) Selenium
2 4 (3.51%) JMeter
2 4 (3.51%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.63%) Subversion
4 2 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (13.16%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.26%) Military
4 4 (3.51%) Advertising
5 3 (2.63%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.63%) Automotive
5 3 (2.63%) Legal
5 3 (2.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.16%) Security Engineer
3 13 (11.40%) Architect
4 11 (9.65%) Analyst
5 10 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.89%) Developer
7 8 (7.02%) Consultant
8 7 (6.14%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) Tester
9 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Junior
11 4 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.51%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) XML
2 6 (5.26%) .NET
3 5 (4.39%) REST
3 5 (4.39%) CGI
4 4 (3.51%) HTML
4 4 (3.51%) Spring
4 4 (3.51%) JSON
4 4 (3.51%) HTML5
5 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.63%) Spring Integration
5 3 (2.63%) POCO
5 3 (2.63%) Web Services
6 2 (1.75%) WCF
6 2 (1.75%) WPF
7 1 (0.88%) LINQ
7 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.88%) WinForms
7 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.28%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.89%) Clustering
4 5 (4.39%) GIS
5 4 (3.51%) Statistics
5 4 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.51%) Physics
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) BYOD
5 4 (3.51%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.75%) CMDB
6 2 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.28%) Windows
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.75%) Linux
5 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) ITIL
2 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
3 10 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (8.77%) Supplier Management
3 10 (8.77%) Change Control
4 8 (7.02%) Service Management
4 8 (7.02%) ITSM
5 7 (6.14%) Change Management
5 7 (6.14%) Migration
5 7 (6.14%) Information Security
5 7 (6.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (6.14%) Project Management
6 6 (5.26%) UML
6 6 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 6 (5.26%) V-Model
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.39%) Network Design
7 5 (4.39%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.51%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) Java
1 9 (7.89%) SQL
2 6 (5.26%) C#
3 5 (4.39%) C++
3 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.39%) C
4 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) VBScript
6 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (76.32%) SC Cleared
2 24 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (16.67%) CCNA
4 17 (14.91%) CCNP
5 10 (8.77%) MCP
5 10 (8.77%) Degree
6 9 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (6.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.51%) CISSP
8 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.51%) CISA
8 4 (3.51%) CISM
8 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.63%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.88%) MCSE
10 1 (0.88%) MCSA
10 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) SLA
2 8 (7.02%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.51%) COBIT
3 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.26%) Terminal Services
3 6 (5.26%) XenApp
4 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (3.51%) OpenView
2 4 (3.51%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.88%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 32 (28.07%) Cisco
2 31 (27.19%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.79%) Juniper
4 17 (14.91%) F5
5 14 (12.28%) CheckPoint
6 12 (10.53%) VMware
7 11 (9.65%) Citrix
8 10 (8.77%) Nokia
9 9 (7.89%) Blue Coat
9 9 (7.89%) Remedy
10 5 (4.39%) BMC
10 5 (4.39%) Avaya
11 4 (3.51%) Siemens
11 4 (3.51%) Dell
11 4 (3.51%) Nortel
11 4 (3.51%) Computacenter
11 4 (3.51%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.51%) 3Com
12 3 (2.63%) Green Hills
12 3 (2.63%) HP
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