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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 53 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 53 84 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.78% 6.33% 6.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.74% 19.13% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 65
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
416 439 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.69% 33.08% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 349 347 318
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 -9 51 £33,250 -24.00% 7
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 84 (74.34%) SC Cleared
2 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
3 28 (24.78%) ITIL
4 27 (23.89%) Cisco
5 26 (23.01%) Firewall
6 22 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (15.04%) CCNP
8 17 (15.04%) CCNA
8 17 (15.04%) Windows
9 16 (14.16%) MS Office
9 16 (14.16%) SLA
9 16 (14.16%) Network Security
10 15 (13.27%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (12.39%) Juniper
11 14 (12.39%) F5
12 13 (11.50%) CheckPoint
12 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
13 12 (10.62%) Finance
13 12 (10.62%) Remedy
13 12 (10.62%) SQL
14 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
14 11 (9.73%) MCP
14 11 (9.73%) VMware
14 11 (9.73%) Degree
14 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (8.85%) LAN
15 10 (8.85%) WAN
15 10 (8.85%) Nokia
15 10 (8.85%) Citrix

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (7.08%) Lync
2 7 (6.19%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (14.16%) MS Office
2 9 (7.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) Windchill
4 1 (0.88%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) Firewall
2 16 (14.16%) Network Security
3 15 (13.27%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (8.85%) WAN
4 10 (8.85%) LAN
5 9 (7.96%) Wireless
6 8 (7.08%) Internet
7 6 (5.31%) VoIP
8 5 (4.42%) VPN
8 5 (4.42%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.42%) OSPF
8 5 (4.42%) BGP
8 5 (4.42%) SAN
9 4 (3.54%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (3.54%) EIGRP
9 4 (3.54%) FDDI
9 4 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (3.54%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (3.54%) PPP
9 4 (3.54%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.42%) JMeter
2 5 (4.42%) Selenium
3 4 (3.54%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.65%) Subversion
5 2 (1.77%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.88%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (11.50%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.62%) Finance
3 7 (6.19%) Military
4 5 (4.42%) Advertising
5 3 (2.65%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.77%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Network Engineer
2 18 (15.93%) Analyst
3 15 (13.27%) Security Engineer
4 10 (8.85%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Test Analyst
5 9 (7.96%) Architect
5 9 (7.96%) Consultant
6 8 (7.08%) Tester
6 8 (7.08%) Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Junior
7 5 (4.42%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Architect
7 5 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.42%) Automation Tester
8 4 (3.54%) Junior Test Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 4 (3.54%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.19%) .NET
2 6 (5.31%) XML
3 5 (4.42%) CGI
4 4 (3.54%) REST
5 3 (2.65%) POCO
5 3 (2.65%) WCF
5 3 (2.65%) WPF
6 2 (1.77%) HTML5
6 2 (1.77%) Spring
6 2 (1.77%) HTML
6 2 (1.77%) JSON
6 2 (1.77%) DirectX
7 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.88%) WinForms
7 1 (0.88%) J2EE
7 1 (0.88%) COM
7 1 (0.88%) Web Services
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) Java EE
7 1 (0.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.96%) Clustering
3 8 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.31%) GIS
5 4 (3.54%) Statistics
5 4 (3.54%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.54%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.54%) Physics
5 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.54%) BYOD
6 3 (2.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.77%) CMDB
7 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.88%) NHS
8 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.04%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
4 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) ITIL
2 10 (8.85%) Service Management
3 9 (7.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (7.08%) ITSM
4 8 (7.08%) Information Security
4 8 (7.08%) V-Model
4 8 (7.08%) Test Scripting
5 7 (6.19%) Change Control
5 7 (6.19%) Change Management
6 6 (5.31%) Migration
6 6 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.31%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.31%) Project Management
6 6 (5.31%) UML
7 5 (4.42%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (4.42%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.54%) Business Development
8 4 (3.54%) Supplier Management
8 4 (3.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) SQL
2 8 (7.08%) C#
2 8 (7.08%) Java
3 6 (5.31%) C++
4 5 (4.42%) C
5 4 (3.54%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.77%) VB
6 2 (1.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) VB6
7 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 84 (74.34%) SC Cleared
2 22 (19.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (15.04%) CCNP
3 17 (15.04%) CCNA
4 11 (9.73%) MCP
4 11 (9.73%) Degree
5 6 (5.31%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.54%) CISA
7 4 (3.54%) CISM
7 4 (3.54%) CISSP
7 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.16%) SLA
2 9 (7.96%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.42%) XenApp
4 5 (4.42%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
2 5 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.54%) WhatsUp Gold
3 4 (3.54%) OpenView
3 4 (3.54%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.89%) Cisco
3 14 (12.39%) Juniper
3 14 (12.39%) F5
4 13 (11.50%) CheckPoint
5 12 (10.62%) Remedy
6 11 (9.73%) VMware
7 10 (8.85%) Nokia
7 10 (8.85%) Citrix
8 8 (7.08%) Blue Coat
9 6 (5.31%) BMC
10 5 (4.42%) HP
11 4 (3.54%) Dell
11 4 (3.54%) Nortel
11 4 (3.54%) Avaya
11 4 (3.54%) Siemens
11 4 (3.54%) Computacenter
11 4 (3.54%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.54%) 3Com
12 3 (2.65%) Green Hills
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago