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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 42 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 57 68 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.50% 5.18% 4.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 18.28% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 56 41
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £29,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
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
380 372 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.02% 28.33% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 312 323 294
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 17 September 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 17 September 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
(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 -6 48 £42,500 -2.85% 13
West Wales +12 8 - - 2
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 126 (80.77%) SC Cleared
2 50 (32.05%) Cisco
3 45 (28.85%) Telecoms
4 44 (28.21%) Firewall
5 43 (27.56%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (26.28%) CCNP
7 39 (25.00%) Finance
8 36 (23.08%) F5
9 35 (22.44%) Juniper
9 35 (22.44%) Project Management
10 30 (19.23%) Retail
10 30 (19.23%) Fujitsu
11 29 (18.59%) Change Control
12 28 (17.95%) PRINCE2
12 28 (17.95%) Configuration Management
13 26 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 26 (16.67%) Quality Management
13 26 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 25 (16.03%) ITIL
14 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
15 24 (15.38%) Risk Management
15 24 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
15 24 (15.38%) Programme Management
16 23 (14.74%) Migration
17 22 (14.10%) CheckPoint
17 22 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 21 (13.46%) Windows
19 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
19 20 (12.82%) Legal
20 15 (9.62%) UNIX

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 5 (3.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.92%) Lync
2 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.28%) SAS
3 2 (1.28%) ArcGIS
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 44 (28.21%) Firewall
2 13 (8.33%) Network Security
3 10 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.49%) SAN
5 6 (3.85%) Wireless
6 4 (2.56%) LAN
6 4 (2.56%) WAN
7 3 (1.92%) VoIP
7 3 (1.92%) Internet
7 3 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.28%) SNMP
9 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
9 1 (0.64%) SSL
9 1 (0.64%) MPLS
9 1 (0.64%) ISDN
9 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.64%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.64%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.28%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.64%) Selenium
3 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 45 (28.85%) Telecoms
2 39 (25.00%) Finance
3 30 (19.23%) Retail
4 20 (12.82%) Legal
5 3 (1.92%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 39 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 28 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 27 (17.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 27 (17.31%) Infrastructure Manager
4 18 (11.54%) Analyst
5 12 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 10 (6.41%) Consultant
7 8 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.49%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (3.85%) Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Graduate
9 6 (3.85%) Architect
9 6 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.21%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (2.56%) SQL DBA
11 4 (2.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) REST
2 5 (3.21%) Spring
3 4 (2.56%) Hibernate
3 4 (2.56%) HTML5
3 4 (2.56%) JSON
3 4 (2.56%) HTML
3 4 (2.56%) J2EE
3 4 (2.56%) XML
4 3 (1.92%) .NET
5 2 (1.28%) SOAP
5 2 (1.28%) Web Services
5 2 (1.28%) Dojo
5 2 (1.28%) jQuery
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.64%) CGI
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.77%) Clustering
3 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.85%) Open Source
5 5 (3.21%) GIS
5 5 (3.21%) Replication
6 4 (2.56%) Life Science
6 4 (2.56%) CMDB
7 3 (1.92%) HACMP
7 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.46%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) UNIX
3 8 (5.13%) Linux
4 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.92%) AIX
6 3 (1.92%) HPUX
6 3 (1.92%) Solaris
6 3 (1.92%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.44%) Project Management
2 29 (18.59%) Change Control
3 28 (17.95%) PRINCE2
3 28 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 26 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 25 (16.03%) ITIL
6 24 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 24 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 24 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 23 (14.74%) Migration
8 12 (7.69%) Network Design
8 12 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.05%) Service Management
9 11 (7.05%) Problem Management
10 10 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (5.77%) Scrum
12 8 (5.13%) Change Management
12 8 (5.13%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.69%) SQL
2 9 (5.77%) Java
3 7 (4.49%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.85%) C
5 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.56%) VB
7 3 (1.92%) C#
7 3 (1.92%) C++
8 2 (1.28%) Perl
8 2 (1.28%) Python
8 2 (1.28%) VB6
9 1 (0.64%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 126 (80.77%) SC Cleared
2 43 (27.56%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (26.28%) CCNP
4 26 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 22 (14.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 13 (8.33%) CCNA
7 10 (6.41%) CCDA
8 9 (5.77%) CISSP
9 8 (5.13%) CCSA
9 8 (5.13%) JNCIE
9 8 (5.13%) JNCIA
10 6 (3.85%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.56%) MCP
12 4 (2.56%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.56%) CCSE
12 4 (2.56%) Degree
13 3 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.92%) CCSP
14 2 (1.28%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) SLA
2 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.28%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) TickIT
3 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.64%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.64%) XenApp
4 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.28%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.64%) OPNET
4 1 (0.64%) OpenView
4 1 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.64%) Netcool
4 1 (0.64%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.64%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (32.05%) Cisco
2 36 (23.08%) F5
3 35 (22.44%) Juniper
4 30 (19.23%) Fujitsu
5 22 (14.10%) CheckPoint
6 20 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 15 (9.62%) McAfee
8 14 (8.97%) Remedy
9 13 (8.33%) HP
10 9 (5.77%) BMC
11 8 (5.13%) Blue Coat
12 7 (4.49%) ProCurve
13 4 (2.56%) VMware
13 4 (2.56%) IBM
14 3 (1.92%) Oracle
14 3 (1.92%) Citrix
14 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.28%) Hitachi
15 2 (1.28%) NetApp
15 2 (1.28%) Dell
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £23000 per annum + Bonus + pension + flexi pot
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NES Global Talent
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Car, pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago