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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 77 101 120
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +19
Permanent jobs citing GIS 15 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 0.30% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.49% 0.95% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £44,000 £51,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.14% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £50,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £68,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%

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
334 420 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 32.68% 31.70% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 280 383 471
Median salary £39,000 £42,484 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.20% +6.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +15 6 - -
Warrington - 2 £44,000 -
GIS
North West

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 22 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (60.61%) Information Security
3 19 (57.58%) Banking
4 14 (42.42%) Linux
4 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
5 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
6 12 (36.36%) Process Management
6 12 (36.36%) AIX
6 12 (36.36%) Unix
6 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (36.36%) Splunk
6 12 (36.36%) ServiceNow
6 12 (36.36%) Line Management
6 12 (36.36%) Compliance Management
7 10 (30.30%) Finance
8 8 (24.24%) Smallworld
8 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
9 7 (21.21%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
10 6 (18.18%) CISSP
11 5 (15.15%) CISM
11 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (15.15%) Network Design
11 5 (15.15%) Spatial Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
13 3 (9.09%) Cryptography

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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 8 (24.24%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
General
1 19 (57.58%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
4 7 (21.21%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Security Technician
2 8 (24.24%) GIS Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Security Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
6 1 (3.03%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) GIS Support
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) REST
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.06%) Contactless
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) AIX
2 12 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (36.36%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (60.61%) Information Security
3 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (36.36%) Compliance Management
4 12 (36.36%) Line Management
4 12 (36.36%) Process Management
4 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 5 (15.15%) Spatial Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (6.06%) DevOps
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Use Case
8 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
1 2 (6.06%) C++
1 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CISSP
2 5 (15.15%) CISM
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) ServiceNow
1 12 (36.36%) Splunk
2 1 (3.03%) CA
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) NCR