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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 46 24 67
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +43
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 58 114 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.52% 8.55% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.03% 23.51% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35 96 21
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,000 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +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
386 485 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.06% 36.36% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 337 421 251
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -31 36 £45,500 +21.33% 6
West Wales +16 17 - -
North Wales - 5 £51,000 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 100 (85.47%) SC Cleared
2 48 (41.03%) Cisco
2 48 (41.03%) Firewall
3 46 (39.32%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (35.04%) Juniper
5 32 (27.35%) CheckPoint
6 30 (25.64%) CCNA
7 28 (23.93%) CCNP
8 27 (23.08%) ITIL
9 23 (19.66%) Telecoms
9 23 (19.66%) Finance
10 20 (17.09%) F5
11 17 (14.53%) Windows
12 16 (13.68%) Problem Management
13 15 (12.82%) McAfee
13 15 (12.82%) CA
13 15 (12.82%) Avaya
13 15 (12.82%) CA Spectrum
14 14 (11.97%) e-Health
14 14 (11.97%) Nortel
14 14 (11.97%) Nokia
14 14 (11.97%) Radware
14 14 (11.97%) Incident Management
14 14 (11.97%) Nortel Alteon
14 14 (11.97%) SNMP
15 13 (11.11%) Service Delivery
15 13 (11.11%) Change Management
16 12 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (9.40%) Service Management
17 11 (9.40%) HP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.71%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.85%) Lync
3 1 (0.85%) SAS
3 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 48 (41.03%) Firewall
2 14 (11.97%) Nortel Alteon
2 14 (11.97%) SNMP
3 12 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (8.55%) Network Security
4 10 (8.55%) WAN
5 9 (7.69%) LAN
6 6 (5.13%) Wireless
7 4 (3.42%) VoIP
7 4 (3.42%) VPN
8 2 (1.71%) SAN
8 2 (1.71%) MPLS
9 1 (0.85%) ATM
9 1 (0.85%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.85%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.85%) IPsec
9 1 (0.85%) Internet
9 1 (0.85%) SSL
9 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.85%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.71%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 23 (19.66%) Telecoms
1 23 (19.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Legal
4 4 (3.42%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) Electronics
6 2 (1.71%) Military
7 1 (0.85%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (8.55%) Service Manager
3 9 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 9 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 8 (6.84%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (6.84%) Developer
4 8 (6.84%) Analyst
4 8 (6.84%) Consultant
4 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
4 8 (6.84%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (5.98%) Architect
6 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Service Manager
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Network Architect
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) REST
2 8 (6.84%) Spring
3 6 (5.13%) HTML
3 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.27%) Web Services
4 5 (4.27%) XML
4 5 (4.27%) JSON
4 5 (4.27%) HTML5
5 4 (3.42%) SOAP
5 4 (3.42%) J2EE
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.71%) .NET
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.71%) JSF
6 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.85%) Spring Integration
7 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) e-Health
2 9 (7.69%) Life Science
3 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.27%) Open Source
6 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.71%) GIS
8 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.71%) CMDB
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.71%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) ITIL
2 16 (13.68%) Problem Management
3 14 (11.97%) Incident Management
4 13 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.11%) Change Management
5 11 (9.40%) Service Management
5 11 (9.40%) Network Design
6 9 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.84%) Unit Testing
7 8 (6.84%) Change Control
8 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.13%) Project Management
9 6 (5.13%) Scrum
10 5 (4.27%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.42%) Release Management
11 4 (3.42%) OOD
11 4 (3.42%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.55%) Java
1 10 (8.55%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) VB
3 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.27%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.42%) VB6
5 2 (1.71%) C
5 2 (1.71%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Perl
6 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 100 (85.47%) SC Cleared
2 46 (39.32%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (25.64%) CCNA
4 28 (23.93%) CCNP
5 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.42%) CCSP
7 3 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.56%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.56%) CCSE
8 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.71%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.71%) Degree
8 2 (1.71%) CCSA
8 2 (1.71%) CCDA
8 2 (1.71%) CISSP
8 2 (1.71%) CCIE
8 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
4 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (12.82%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView
2 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) OPNET
2 1 (0.85%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (0.85%) SCCM
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (41.03%) Cisco
2 41 (35.04%) Juniper
3 32 (27.35%) CheckPoint
4 20 (17.09%) F5
5 15 (12.82%) McAfee
5 15 (12.82%) Avaya
5 15 (12.82%) CA
6 14 (11.97%) Nokia
6 14 (11.97%) Nortel
6 14 (11.97%) Radware
7 11 (9.40%) HP
7 11 (9.40%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.55%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.84%) Fujitsu
10 6 (5.13%) ProCurve
11 5 (4.27%) Remedy
12 4 (3.42%) Oracle
12 4 (3.42%) VMware
13 3 (2.56%) Citrix
14 2 (1.71%) IBM
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