The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 21.05% 37.50%
As % of the Qualifications category - 45.71% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 24
Median salary - £24,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3 35 31
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 20.00% 46.05% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 28
Median salary £24,000 £20,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £17,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bridgend

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bridgend.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) SNMP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds