The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 63.64% 13.64% 26.32%
As % of the General category 100.00% 27.27% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Kent

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

General Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 63.64% 50.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Chatham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Finance
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Chatham region.

Finance Salary Trend in Chatham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Chatham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Chatham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Chatham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) Advertising
3 9 (30.00%) Project Management
3 9 (30.00%) Change Management
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 7 (23.33%) VMware
6 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) WAN
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco
6 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 6 (20.00%) SIEM
7 5 (16.67%) Splunk
7 5 (16.67%) XenApp
7 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.67%) CCSA
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) CISSP
8 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (13.33%) Banking
8 4 (13.33%) CCSE
8 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) LAN
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SilkTest
General
1 9 (30.00%) Advertising
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Change Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.67%) UAT Tester
5 2 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) IVR
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (30.00%) Project Management
3 9 (30.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) SIEM
5 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) DMAIC
7 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (10.00%) DFSS
7 3 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (10.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) RPG
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCSA
2 4 (13.33%) CCSE
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) CISSP
2 4 (13.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSA
3 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (6.67%) CISM
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (13.33%) vSphere
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.33%) Firmware
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
2 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) HP
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) Splunk
4 4 (13.33%) LogRhythm
5 3 (10.00%) Websense
5 3 (10.00%) Minitab
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) Borland
7 1 (3.33%) Sage
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Perforce
7 1 (3.33%) DataCash
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter
7 1 (3.33%) SAP