The table below looks at the statistics for GIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Geographic Information System (GIS)
Rank 93 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing GIS 8 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.01% 1.38% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Median salary £43,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +46.15%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
GIS
North West

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
399 651 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.16% 39.05% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 362 575 653
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing GIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

GIS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

GIS Salary Trend in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 4 - -
Warrington - 4 £43,500 -
GIS
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing GIS 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Smallworld
3 3 (30.00%) Spatial Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (10.00%) Records Management
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) GIS Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) GIS Support
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Spatial Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk