The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Chip and PIN in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Chip and PIN over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chip and PIN
Rank 114 110 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Permanent jobs citing Chip and PIN 2 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.26% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.61% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Chip and PIN
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
834 660 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.44% 43.25% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 603 554 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Chip and PIN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Chip and PIN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Chip and PIN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Chip and PIN across the Cambridge region.

Chip and PIN Salary Trend in Cambridge

Chip and PIN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN.

1 19 (95.00%) Military
2 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
3 14 (70.00%) Degree
4 13 (65.00%) MS Office
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) Finance
7 10 (50.00%) Aerospace
7 10 (50.00%) Electronics
7 10 (50.00%) SLA
8 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 6 (30.00%) ITIL
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
9 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
9 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (20.00%) Project Management
10 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
10 4 (20.00%) CRM
10 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (20.00%) Legal

Chip and PIN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Chip and PIN 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 Chip and PIN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Office
2 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (95.00%) Military
2 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (55.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 10 (50.00%) Electronics
5 4 (20.00%) Legal
5 4 (20.00%) Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) French Language
5 4 (20.00%) German Language
5 4 (20.00%) Italian Language
5 4 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Information Management
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
2 4 (20.00%) Communications Security
2 4 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Product Management
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com