The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Life Sciences
Rank 94 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 4 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 1.06% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
Life Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
421 664 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.14% 39.17% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 345 516 397
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,029 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Life Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Life Science
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Cheshire

Life Science
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Life Science within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Warrington +4 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Life Science
North West

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (66.67%) ITIL
3 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 10 (55.56%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) ISEB
5 8 (44.44%) Service Management
6 6 (33.33%) ITSM
6 6 (33.33%) Law
6 6 (33.33%) Business Development
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Transition Management
6 6 (33.33%) Presales
7 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
7 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
9 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
9 3 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (16.67%) VMware
9 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 3 (16.67%) Data Security

Life Science
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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) ADSL
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
General
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Transition Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Systems Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Service Management
4 6 (33.33%) Business Development
4 6 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (33.33%) Presales
4 6 (33.33%) Transition Management
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) APMP
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) IFS
2 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards