The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 70 59 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs citing Migration 61 59 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.08% 3.60% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 4.33% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 23
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,200 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Migration
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1677 1362 1678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.74% 83.20% 80.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1095 1402
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Migration across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Migration
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Migration Salary Trend in Cheshire

Migration
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Migration across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Migration Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Migration
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
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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 29 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Crewe -7 6 £50,000 +42.85%
Knutsford -12 5 £47,500 -6.86%
Chester -9 4 £32,500 -55.17%
Macclesfield +9 2 £41,500 -24.54%
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 54 (48.65%) Data Migration
2 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
3 40 (36.04%) SQL
4 37 (33.33%) Oracle
5 36 (32.43%) Windows
6 32 (28.83%) T-SQL
7 29 (26.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (23.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (22.52%) ETL
10 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
10 24 (21.62%) ITIL
11 23 (20.72%) Finance
12 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (18.92%) Active Directory
13 20 (18.02%) .NET
13 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
15 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
17 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
17 16 (14.41%) Oracle EBS
17 16 (14.41%) Clustering
17 16 (14.41%) SAN
18 15 (13.51%) Middleware
18 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
18 15 (13.51%) CRM
18 15 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
19 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
19 14 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
19 14 (12.61%) ISEB

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Migration 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 Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.61%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (9.01%) IIS
4 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.70%) Lync
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.91%) MS Office
2 11 (9.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (11.71%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) SAN
2 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 13 (11.71%) DNS
4 10 (9.01%) NAS
5 9 (8.11%) SMTP
6 6 (5.41%) WAN
6 6 (5.41%) Firewall
7 5 (4.50%) DHCP
7 5 (4.50%) LAN
8 2 (1.80%) Network Security
8 2 (1.80%) HTTP
9 1 (0.90%) DSL
9 1 (0.90%) SSL
9 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.90%) SMS
9 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.90%) FTP
9 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.90%) VLAN
9 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (36.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (26.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (23.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (8.11%) DTS
7 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.80%) MS Access
10 2 (1.80%) DB2
10 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.90%) MySQL
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (6.31%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.80%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (1.80%) MSI
6 1 (0.90%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (20.72%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) Billing
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (19.82%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) Analyst
3 14 (12.61%) SQL Developer
4 12 (10.81%) Architect
5 11 (9.91%) Data Architect
6 10 (9.01%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Coordinator
9 5 (4.50%) Test Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.50%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.50%) Performance Test Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Data Migration Specialist
9 5 (4.50%) Performance Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Data Migration Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.02%) .NET
2 15 (13.51%) Middleware
3 12 (10.81%) XML
4 6 (5.41%) Application Packaging
5 5 (4.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.80%) Web Services
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Clustering
2 4 (3.60%) Replication
2 4 (3.60%) iSeries
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.01%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.31%) Windows 2000
7 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.50%) Linux
9 3 (2.70%) AIX
9 3 (2.70%) Solaris
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.80%) UNIX
10 2 (1.80%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.80%) zOS
10 2 (1.80%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) Data Migration
2 25 (22.52%) ETL
3 24 (21.62%) ITIL
4 18 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (13.51%) CRM
5 15 (13.51%) Systems Analysis
6 13 (11.71%) Project Management
6 13 (11.71%) ERP
7 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.21%) Load Balancing
8 7 (6.31%) Change Management
8 7 (6.31%) Regression Testing
8 7 (6.31%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
8 7 (6.31%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Business Transformation
8 7 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.04%) SQL
2 32 (28.83%) T-SQL
3 11 (9.91%) VB
3 11 (9.91%) C#
4 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.21%) Perl
5 8 (7.21%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.60%) Java
7 3 (2.70%) C
8 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) ISEB
3 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.91%) MCITP
5 10 (9.01%) MCSE
6 7 (6.31%) ISTQB
6 7 (6.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.70%) CCNA
8 3 (2.70%) MCTS
9 2 (1.80%) Degree
9 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.80%) MCP
10 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.90%) MCSA
10 1 (0.90%) CCIE
10 1 (0.90%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.80%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.80%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.90%) XenApp
5 1 (0.90%) XenServer
5 1 (0.90%) vSphere
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.90%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (7.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (6.31%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (6.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (4.50%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.90%) SCCM
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) Nessus
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Oracle
2 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.71%) Talend
4 10 (9.01%) Citrix
5 9 (8.11%) Symantec
5 9 (8.11%) IronPort
5 9 (8.11%) VMware
6 7 (6.31%) Cisco
7 5 (4.50%) IBM
7 5 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.50%) HP
7 5 (4.50%) Dell
7 5 (4.50%) SAP
7 5 (4.50%) Fujitsu
8 3 (2.70%) Juniper
8 3 (2.70%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.70%) NetApp
9 2 (1.80%) EMC
10 1 (0.90%) Websense
10 1 (0.90%) Remedy