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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 76 76 111
Rank change year-on-year
0 +35
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 57 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.92% 2.21% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.18% 8.39% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 23
Average salary £54,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £36,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
468 417 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.95% 26.38% 28.58%
Number of salaries quoted 357 335 484
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
(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 +24 49 £54,000 -10.00% 4
Crewe -2 6 £45,000 -
Runcorn -10 3 £37,500 -7.97%
Daresbury -3 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (44.68%) Finance
3 25 (26.60%) Windows
4 23 (24.47%) Oracle
5 20 (21.28%) Migration
5 20 (21.28%) Retail
6 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
7 17 (18.09%) Fujitsu
8 16 (17.02%) ITIL
8 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
9 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (15.96%) Middleware
9 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (15.96%) Windows 7
9 15 (15.96%) SIEM
9 15 (15.96%) Incident Management
10 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
10 14 (14.89%) People Management
11 13 (13.83%) IronPort
11 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Management
11 13 (13.83%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (13.83%) Blue Coat
11 13 (13.83%) Symantec
11 13 (13.83%) McAfee
11 13 (13.83%) Websense
11 13 (13.83%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
11 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.83%) CheckPoint
12 12 (12.77%) Juniper

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.13%) CMS
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.06%) SPSS
3 1 (1.06%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
1 13 (13.83%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (11.70%) Network Security
3 7 (7.45%) LAN
3 7 (7.45%) WAN
4 5 (5.32%) HTTP
4 5 (5.32%) HTTPS
4 5 (5.32%) SSL
5 3 (3.19%) Firewall
6 2 (2.13%) Intranet
7 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) MS Access
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.06%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (5.32%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (5.32%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 20 (21.28%) Retail
3 19 (20.21%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.45%) Automotive
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (18.09%) Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) Security Specialist
3 10 (10.64%) Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Developer
4 9 (9.57%) Technical Leader
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Security Specialist
5 8 (8.51%) Citrix Consultant
6 7 (7.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Architect
8 5 (5.32%) Performance Test Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Performance Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.19%) Project Leader
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Project Leader
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 3 (3.19%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.96%) Middleware
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.06%) Spring
3 1 (1.06%) Java EE
3 1 (1.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) User Experience
4 2 (2.13%) CESG
4 2 (2.13%) PKI
4 2 (2.13%) RMADS
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.60%) Windows
2 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (15.96%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.19%) UNIX
4 3 (3.19%) Linux
5 1 (1.06%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Migration
2 16 (17.02%) ITIL
3 15 (15.96%) Incident Management
3 15 (15.96%) SIEM
4 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
4 14 (14.89%) People Management
5 13 (13.83%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.70%) Cyber Security
7 10 (10.64%) Mentoring
7 10 (10.64%) ERP
7 10 (10.64%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.45%) Service Management
9 7 (7.45%) TDD
9 7 (7.45%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.38%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.38%) Change Management
11 5 (5.32%) Regression Testing
11 5 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) C
1 9 (9.57%) Python
2 8 (8.51%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.51%) VBScript
2 8 (8.51%) VB
3 7 (7.45%) C++
3 7 (7.45%) Ada
4 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.13%) SQL
4 2 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.06%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.77%) CISSP
3 8 (8.51%) SSCP
3 8 (8.51%) CEH
4 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.38%) ISTQB
5 6 (6.38%) ISEB
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (4.26%) CISM
8 3 (3.19%) MCP
8 3 (3.19%) CCNA
9 2 (2.13%) MCSE
9 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.13%) CCIE
9 2 (2.13%) CISA
9 2 (2.13%) Degree
10 1 (1.06%) MCDST
10 1 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.70%) Snort
3 8 (8.51%) XenApp
3 8 (8.51%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.13%) GPFS
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Nessus
1 11 (11.70%) McAfee ePO
1 11 (11.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle EDQ
3 6 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.13%) OpenView
5 1 (1.06%) Nagios
5 1 (1.06%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.06%) Opsview
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle
2 17 (18.09%) Fujitsu
3 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.83%) CheckPoint
4 13 (13.83%) Symantec
4 13 (13.83%) McAfee
4 13 (13.83%) Websense
4 13 (13.83%) Blue Coat
4 13 (13.83%) IronPort
5 12 (12.77%) Juniper
6 11 (11.70%) Qualys
6 11 (11.70%) Splunk
6 11 (11.70%) Lumension
6 11 (11.70%) Becrypt
6 11 (11.70%) LogRhythm
7 10 (10.64%) Talend
8 9 (9.57%) Citrix
9 8 (8.51%) AppSense
10 3 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (3.19%) Hyperion
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: flexible benefits
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