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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 39 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 60 68 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.58% 5.14% 4.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.85% 18.48% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 58 39
Average salary £42,500 £36,250 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
404 368 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.84% 27.79% 30.18%
Number of salaries quoted 336 330 268
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -10 51 £42,500 +13.33% 14
West Wales +18 9 - - 1
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UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 125 (79.62%) SC Cleared
2 51 (32.48%) Cisco
3 44 (28.03%) Firewall
3 44 (28.03%) Telecoms
4 43 (27.39%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (26.75%) CCNP
6 41 (26.11%) Finance
7 38 (24.20%) F5
8 36 (22.93%) Juniper
9 34 (21.66%) Project Management
10 32 (20.38%) Retail
10 32 (20.38%) Fujitsu
11 30 (19.11%) Configuration Management
11 30 (19.11%) Change Control
12 29 (18.47%) PRINCE2
13 27 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (17.20%) Management Information System
13 27 (17.20%) Quality Management
13 27 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (16.56%) Microsoft
14 26 (16.56%) Migration
15 25 (15.92%) Legal
15 25 (15.92%) Risk Management
15 25 (15.92%) Risk Assessment
15 25 (15.92%) Programme Management
15 25 (15.92%) ITIL
15 25 (15.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 24 (15.29%) Windows
17 21 (13.38%) CheckPoint
18 16 (10.19%) Remedy

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2000
2 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.91%) Lync
4 2 (1.27%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.27%) SAS
5 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.64%) FileNet
5 1 (0.64%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 8 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 44 (28.03%) Firewall
2 13 (8.28%) Network Security
3 8 (5.10%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.46%) SAN
5 5 (3.18%) Wireless
6 3 (1.91%) LAN
6 3 (1.91%) VoIP
6 3 (1.91%) WAN
6 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.27%) VPN
7 2 (1.27%) DNS
7 2 (1.27%) SSL
7 2 (1.27%) DHCP
7 2 (1.27%) SNMP
7 2 (1.27%) Internet
8 1 (0.64%) MPLS
8 1 (0.64%) ISDN
8 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.18%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 44 (28.03%) Telecoms
2 41 (26.11%) Finance
3 32 (20.38%) Retail
4 25 (15.92%) Legal
5 3 (1.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.91%) Back Office
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (25.48%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.47%) Project Manager
3 28 (17.83%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 28 (17.83%) Infrastructure Manager
4 18 (11.46%) Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Architect
7 10 (6.37%) Consultant
8 8 (5.10%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.46%) Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.82%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.18%) Junior
11 5 (3.18%) Graduate
11 5 (3.18%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.55%) SQL DBA
12 4 (2.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.82%) Spring
2 5 (3.18%) J2EE
2 5 (3.18%) XML
2 5 (3.18%) Hibernate
2 5 (3.18%) REST
3 4 (2.55%) HTML5
3 4 (2.55%) JSON
3 4 (2.55%) HTML
4 2 (1.27%) jQuery
4 2 (1.27%) Dojo
4 2 (1.27%) SOAP
4 2 (1.27%) Web Services
4 2 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (0.64%) CGI
5 1 (0.64%) XSLT
5 1 (0.64%) JSF
5 1 (0.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.20%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.01%) Clustering
3 7 (4.46%) Open Source
4 6 (3.82%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.18%) GIS
5 5 (3.18%) Replication
6 4 (2.55%) CMDB
7 3 (1.91%) HACMP
7 3 (1.91%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.27%) Life Science
8 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.64%) SecurID
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
9 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.29%) Windows
2 15 (9.55%) UNIX
3 8 (5.10%) Linux
4 7 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.91%) AIX
6 3 (1.91%) HPUX
6 3 (1.91%) Solaris
6 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.66%) Project Management
2 30 (19.11%) Configuration Management
2 30 (19.11%) Change Control
3 29 (18.47%) PRINCE2
4 27 (17.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (17.20%) Quality Management
5 26 (16.56%) Migration
6 25 (15.92%) Risk Management
6 25 (15.92%) Risk Assessment
6 25 (15.92%) Programme Management
6 25 (15.92%) ITIL
7 13 (8.28%) Network Design
8 10 (6.37%) Service Management
9 9 (5.73%) Scrum
9 9 (5.73%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.10%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.82%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.18%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.18%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.73%) Java
1 9 (5.73%) SQL
2 8 (5.10%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.18%) C
5 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.91%) VB
7 2 (1.27%) VBScript
7 2 (1.27%) Perl
7 2 (1.27%) C#
7 2 (1.27%) C++
7 2 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (0.64%) VB6
8 1 (0.64%) Scala
8 1 (0.64%) Groovy
8 1 (0.64%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 125 (79.62%) SC Cleared
2 43 (27.39%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (26.75%) CCNP
4 27 (17.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (15.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (7.64%) CCNA
7 11 (7.01%) CCDA
8 10 (6.37%) JNCIA
8 10 (6.37%) CISSP
9 9 (5.73%) JNCIE
9 9 (5.73%) CCSA
10 8 (5.10%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (3.18%) MCP
12 4 (2.55%) CCSE
12 4 (2.55%) JNCIS
13 3 (1.91%) Degree
14 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
14 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) TickIT
2 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.18%) Terminal Services
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.55%) XenApp
5 3 (1.91%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.27%) vSphere
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (3.82%) SCCM
1 6 (3.82%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (2.55%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.27%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.64%) OpenView
4 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.64%) Netcool
4 1 (0.64%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.64%) OPNET
4 1 (0.64%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (32.48%) Cisco
2 38 (24.20%) F5
3 36 (22.93%) Juniper
4 32 (20.38%) Fujitsu
5 26 (16.56%) Microsoft
6 21 (13.38%) CheckPoint
7 16 (10.19%) Remedy
8 15 (9.55%) McAfee
9 10 (6.37%) HP
10 9 (5.73%) BMC
11 7 (4.46%) Citrix
11 7 (4.46%) VMware
12 6 (3.82%) Blue Coat
13 5 (3.18%) IBM
13 5 (3.18%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.91%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.91%) Sophos
14 3 (1.91%) Oracle
15 2 (1.27%) Aruba
15 2 (1.27%) Coverity
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £65000 per annum - Car, Bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Posted: 14 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago