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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 42 29 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +38
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 57 102 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.53% 7.51% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.62% 20.56% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 83 23
Average salary £44,750 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £28,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +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
365 496 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.99% 36.50% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 420 284
Average salary £37,500 £35,065 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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
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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 -26 36 £44,750 +19.33% 14
West Wales +14 19 - - 4
North Wales - 1 £25,500 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 99 (85.34%) SC Cleared
2 49 (42.24%) Cisco
2 49 (42.24%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (42.24%) Firewall
3 40 (34.48%) Juniper
4 35 (30.17%) CheckPoint
5 33 (28.45%) CCNP
6 30 (25.86%) CCNA
7 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
7 23 (19.83%) F5
8 21 (18.10%) ITIL
9 20 (17.24%) Finance
10 17 (14.66%) McAfee
10 17 (14.66%) Windows
11 16 (13.79%) Problem Management
12 15 (12.93%) SNMP
12 15 (12.93%) CA
12 15 (12.93%) CA Spectrum
13 14 (12.07%) Nokia
13 14 (12.07%) Nortel
13 14 (12.07%) Avaya
13 14 (12.07%) Radware
13 14 (12.07%) Nortel Alteon
13 14 (12.07%) Incident Management
13 14 (12.07%) e-Health
14 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
14 13 (11.21%) Change Management
15 12 (10.34%) HP
15 12 (10.34%) SQL
15 12 (10.34%) Cisco ASA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.59%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.86%) SAS
4 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.86%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 49 (42.24%) Firewall
2 15 (12.93%) SNMP
3 14 (12.07%) Nortel Alteon
4 12 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (8.62%) Network Security
6 7 (6.03%) WAN
7 6 (5.17%) LAN
8 4 (3.45%) VPN
9 3 (2.59%) SAN
9 3 (2.59%) VoIP
9 3 (2.59%) Wireless
10 2 (1.72%) MPLS
11 1 (0.86%) ATM
11 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.86%) Frame Relay
11 1 (0.86%) IPsec
11 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.86%) Internet
11 1 (0.86%) SSL
11 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.86%) MySQL
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.86%) Selenium
3 1 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.86%) JMeter
General
1 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
2 20 (17.24%) Finance
3 9 (7.76%) Retail
4 8 (6.90%) Legal
5 4 (3.45%) Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.72%) Military
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
7 2 (1.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.86%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Network Engineer
2 11 (9.48%) Service Manager
3 10 (8.62%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (8.62%) Security Engineer
4 8 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (6.90%) Consultant
4 8 (6.90%) Developer
4 8 (6.90%) Analyst
4 8 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.17%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) REST
2 7 (6.03%) Spring
3 6 (5.17%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.31%) SOAP
4 5 (4.31%) Web Services
4 5 (4.31%) HTML
5 4 (3.45%) J2EE
5 4 (3.45%) XML
5 4 (3.45%) JSON
5 4 (3.45%) HTML5
6 3 (2.59%) .NET
7 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.72%) JSF
7 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.86%) Dojo
8 1 (0.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.07%) e-Health
2 9 (7.76%) Life Science
3 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.17%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.31%) Open Source
6 4 (3.45%) CMDB
6 4 (3.45%) Clustering
6 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.59%) GIS
8 2 (1.72%) HACMP
8 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) UNIX
3 6 (5.17%) Linux
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.72%) Android
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.72%) AIX
5 2 (1.72%) HPUX
5 2 (1.72%) Solaris
5 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.10%) ITIL
2 16 (13.79%) Problem Management
3 14 (12.07%) Incident Management
4 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.21%) Change Management
5 11 (9.48%) Service Management
6 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
7 9 (7.76%) Network Design
8 8 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 8 (6.90%) Project Management
9 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.17%) Change Control
10 6 (5.17%) Scrum
11 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.45%) OOD
12 4 (3.45%) Release Management
12 4 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) Java
3 7 (6.03%) VB
4 6 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.45%) VB6
6 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.72%) C
6 2 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (0.86%) C++
7 1 (0.86%) Perl
7 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.86%) Python
7 1 (0.86%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (85.34%) SC Cleared
2 49 (42.24%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (28.45%) CCNP
4 30 (25.86%) CCNA
5 4 (3.45%) CCSP
5 4 (3.45%) JNCIA
5 4 (3.45%) JNCIS
5 4 (3.45%) CCSE
6 3 (2.59%) JNCIE
6 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.59%) CCSA
6 3 (2.59%) CCDA
6 3 (2.59%) CISSP
7 2 (1.72%) CCIE
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.72%) Degree
7 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.86%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
4 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (2.59%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.86%) Nagios
3 1 (0.86%) OPNET
3 1 (0.86%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.86%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.86%) SCCM
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.86%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 49 (42.24%) Cisco
2 40 (34.48%) Juniper
3 35 (30.17%) CheckPoint
4 23 (19.83%) F5
5 17 (14.66%) McAfee
6 15 (12.93%) CA
7 14 (12.07%) Nokia
7 14 (12.07%) Radware
7 14 (12.07%) Nortel
7 14 (12.07%) Avaya
8 12 (10.34%) HP
9 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
10 10 (8.62%) Remedy
11 9 (7.76%) Blue Coat
11 9 (7.76%) Fujitsu
12 6 (5.17%) ProCurve
12 6 (5.17%) BMC
13 5 (4.31%) Oracle
14 4 (3.45%) VMware
15 3 (2.59%) Citrix
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