The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 104 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 13 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 2.10% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.05% 9.05% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
SC 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
321 398 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.95% 23.23% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 244 262 295
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Cheshire

SC 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 SC Cleared within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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 -14 4 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Runcorn -6 1 - - 2
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.76%) SAP
3 18 (31.03%) Finance
4 17 (29.31%) SAP FI
4 17 (29.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 17 (29.31%) SAP CO
5 16 (27.59%) General Ledger
5 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (27.59%) HP
6 14 (24.14%) ITIL
7 13 (22.41%) Service Management
8 12 (20.69%) Lotus
8 12 (20.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 12 (20.69%) MCP
8 12 (20.69%) MS Office
8 12 (20.69%) IBM Notes
8 12 (20.69%) OpenView
8 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 12 (20.69%) SLA
9 11 (18.97%) Network Security
10 10 (17.24%) Cisco
11 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
12 8 (13.79%) Firewall
12 8 (13.79%) CISSP
12 8 (13.79%) Juniper
12 8 (13.79%) Oracle
12 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
13 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.69%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) Documentum
2 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Office
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SAP FI
1 17 (29.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (29.31%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.72%) SAP FSCM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) Network Security
2 8 (13.79%) Firewall
3 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 6 (10.34%) WAN
4 5 (8.62%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) FirePass
5 2 (3.45%) Junos
6 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.45%) QlikView
4 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 16 (27.59%) General Ledger
3 6 (10.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (32.76%) Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 17 (29.31%) SAP Consultant
4 16 (27.59%) SAP Support
5 12 (20.69%) Service Analyst
5 12 (20.69%) Support Analyst
5 12 (20.69%) SAP Support Analyst
5 12 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (20.69%) SAP Analyst
6 11 (18.97%) SAP Support Consultant
6 11 (18.97%) Support Consultant
7 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) DBA
9 4 (6.90%) Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Lead Architect
9 4 (6.90%) IT Security Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) JSP
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.72%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.90%) RMADS
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) HP Superdome
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) UNIX
2 4 (6.90%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 3 (5.17%) SUSE
3 3 (5.17%) AIX
3 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (24.14%) ITIL
3 13 (22.41%) Service Management
4 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.62%) Open Source
8 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
9 3 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (5.17%) Ethical Hacking
10 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.45%) Change Management
10 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.45%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
1 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.45%) Java
2 2 (3.45%) Perl
2 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) MCP
3 8 (13.79%) CISSP
3 8 (13.79%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.34%) CCIE
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
4 6 (10.34%) CCNA
5 4 (6.90%) CISM
5 4 (6.90%) CISMP
6 2 (3.45%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.45%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Samba
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (20.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (20.69%) OpenView
2 5 (8.62%) SCCM
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Data Guard
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 16 (27.59%) HP
3 12 (20.69%) Lotus
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.24%) Cisco
5 8 (13.79%) Juniper
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 6 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) Brocade
7 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (1.72%) Veritas
8 1 (1.72%) VMware
Runcorn, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 15 days ago