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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 40 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 64 102 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.63% 8.39% 5.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.30% 22.13% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 59
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
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
370 461 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.75% 37.91% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 316 381 300
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -16 60 £41,500 -4.04% 9
North Wales -10 2 £42,500 -
West Wales +9 1 - - 1
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 100 (81.30%) SC Cleared
2 46 (37.40%) Cisco
2 46 (37.40%) Firewall
3 37 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (28.46%) ITIL
5 33 (26.83%) Juniper
6 32 (26.02%) CCNA
7 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
8 27 (21.95%) CheckPoint
9 21 (17.07%) Nokia
10 20 (16.26%) CCNP
11 19 (15.45%) Network Security
11 19 (15.45%) F5
12 17 (13.82%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (13.82%) WAN
13 16 (13.01%) LAN
13 16 (13.01%) Avaya
13 16 (13.01%) Telecoms
14 15 (12.20%) Nortel
15 14 (11.38%) SLA
15 14 (11.38%) Finance
16 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (9.76%) Wireless
18 11 (8.94%) Change Management
18 11 (8.94%) Blue Coat
18 11 (8.94%) e-Health
18 11 (8.94%) Supplier Management
18 11 (8.94%) Nortel Alteon
18 11 (8.94%) Service Management
18 11 (8.94%) Radware

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.32%) Lync
2 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Office
2 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.63%) Windchill
4 1 (0.81%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.81%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Agresso
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (37.40%) Firewall
2 19 (15.45%) Network Security
3 17 (13.82%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (13.82%) WAN
4 16 (13.01%) LAN
5 12 (9.76%) Wireless
6 11 (8.94%) Nortel Alteon
6 11 (8.94%) SNMP
7 8 (6.50%) VPN
8 7 (5.69%) VoIP
9 6 (4.88%) Ethernet
9 6 (4.88%) Internet
10 5 (4.07%) OSPF
10 5 (4.07%) BGP
11 4 (3.25%) FDDI
11 4 (3.25%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (3.25%) EIGRP
11 4 (3.25%) SAN
11 4 (3.25%) PPP
11 4 (3.25%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.44%) JMeter
2 3 (2.44%) Selenium
3 2 (1.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (13.01%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.38%) Finance
3 5 (4.07%) Military
4 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Legal
4 3 (2.44%) Advertising
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.01%) Security Engineer
3 13 (10.57%) Architect
4 12 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.50%) Developer
7 7 (5.69%) Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) Tester
9 5 (4.07%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Network Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) XML
2 5 (4.07%) CGI
2 5 (4.07%) .NET
3 4 (3.25%) HTML
3 4 (3.25%) JSON
3 4 (3.25%) Spring
3 4 (3.25%) HTML5
3 4 (3.25%) REST
4 3 (2.44%) Spring Integration
4 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.44%) Web Services
5 2 (1.63%) POCO
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.81%) J2EE
6 1 (0.81%) COM
6 1 (0.81%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.81%) WinForms
6 1 (0.81%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.81%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.94%) e-Health
3 6 (4.88%) Clustering
4 5 (4.07%) Life Science
5 4 (3.25%) Open Source
5 4 (3.25%) GIS
5 4 (3.25%) Statistics
6 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.44%) Physics
6 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.63%) CMDB
7 2 (1.63%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.63%) BYOD
7 2 (1.63%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) UNIX
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.46%) ITIL
2 11 (8.94%) PRINCE2
2 11 (8.94%) Change Management
2 11 (8.94%) Service Management
2 11 (8.94%) Supplier Management
3 10 (8.13%) Change Control
4 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.69%) Service Delivery
5 7 (5.69%) Migration
5 7 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.69%) Network Design
5 7 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.88%) ITSM
7 5 (4.07%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.07%) Information Security
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.07%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.07%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.25%) Business Development
8 4 (3.25%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.50%) Java
1 8 (6.50%) SQL
2 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.25%) C
2 4 (3.25%) C#
3 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.63%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) VB
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.81%) VB6
5 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 100 (81.30%) SC Cleared
2 37 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (26.02%) CCNA
4 20 (16.26%) CCNP
5 10 (8.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (7.32%) MCP
7 6 (4.88%) Degree
7 6 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.63%) CISSP
9 2 (1.63%) CISA
9 2 (1.63%) CISM
9 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.81%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.81%) MCSE
10 1 (0.81%) MCSA
10 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.88%) XenApp
2 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.07%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (8.94%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (4.88%) SCCM
3 4 (3.25%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (3.25%) OpenView
3 4 (3.25%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.81%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 46 (37.40%) Cisco
2 33 (26.83%) Juniper
3 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 27 (21.95%) CheckPoint
5 21 (17.07%) Nokia
6 19 (15.45%) F5
7 16 (13.01%) Avaya
8 15 (12.20%) Nortel
9 11 (8.94%) CA
9 11 (8.94%) Radware
9 11 (8.94%) Blue Coat
10 10 (8.13%) VMware
10 10 (8.13%) Citrix
11 8 (6.50%) Remedy
12 6 (4.88%) McAfee
13 5 (4.07%) BMC
14 4 (3.25%) Siemens
14 4 (3.25%) Dell
14 4 (3.25%) Oracle
14 4 (3.25%) 3Com
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