The table below looks at the statistics for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 121 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 2 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.26% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.95% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £42,500 £80,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
DV Cleared
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
464 423 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.72% 27.05% 28.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 337 477
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in Cheshire

DV Cleared
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Warrington - 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
DV Cleared
North West

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) IronPort
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (33.33%) PKI
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
4 2 (33.33%) Websense
4 2 (33.33%) SSCP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) CISA
4 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Nagios

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) SSCP
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee
1 2 (33.33%) Websense
1 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
1 2 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware