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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 63 59 126
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +67
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 54 56 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.00% 3.58% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.01% 13.40% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 24 8
Average salary £39,000 £38,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.32% -13.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,400 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,450 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
415 418 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.03% 26.73% 22.26%
Number of salaries quoted 341 288 385
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,600
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
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +18 33 £25,000 -19.35% 2
Runcorn -9 8 £39,000 -10.34%
Chester +10 2 £42,500 +80.85%
Crewe -6 2 £50,000 - 1
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (27.19%) ITIL
3 29 (25.44%) Finance
4 27 (23.68%) MS Excel
4 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 26 (22.81%) Oracle
6 25 (21.93%) MCP
6 25 (21.93%) Incident Management
7 24 (21.05%) Service Management
8 21 (18.42%) HP
9 20 (17.54%) SLA
9 20 (17.54%) MS Office
10 19 (16.67%) Windows
10 19 (16.67%) IBM Notes
10 19 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 19 (16.67%) OpenView
10 19 (16.67%) Lotus
11 17 (14.91%) Problem Management
11 17 (14.91%) Firewall
11 17 (14.91%) Cisco
12 15 (13.16%) Migration
12 15 (13.16%) Juniper
12 15 (13.16%) Middleware
13 14 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
13 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
13 14 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (11.40%) Network Security
15 12 (10.53%) People Management
15 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
16 11 (9.65%) CheckPoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 7 (6.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.75%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.75%) Apache
5 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Lync
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 20 (17.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (8.77%) SAP CO
2 10 (8.77%) SAP FI
2 10 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) Firewall
2 13 (11.40%) Network Security
3 10 (8.77%) LAN
3 10 (8.77%) WAN
4 9 (7.89%) FirePass
4 9 (7.89%) Junos
5 3 (2.63%) SSL
5 3 (2.63%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.75%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (1.75%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.75%) LDAP
6 2 (1.75%) HTTP
7 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.88%) VPN
7 1 (0.88%) SMTP
7 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.88%) IPsec
7 1 (0.88%) SAN
7 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.14%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (3.51%) Essbase
4 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) MS Access
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (3.51%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.63%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (25.44%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) General Ledger
3 8 (7.02%) Local Government
4 4 (3.51%) Retail
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (37.72%) Analyst
2 25 (21.93%) Consultant
3 19 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 19 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (13.16%) Network Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Support Analyst
5 11 (9.65%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) SAP Support
6 10 (8.77%) SAP Consultant
6 10 (8.77%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 9 (7.89%) Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.14%) DBA
9 7 (6.14%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Leader
10 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 6 (5.26%) Support Specialist
10 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 5 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.16%) Middleware
2 8 (7.02%) Web Services
3 3 (2.63%) Java SE
4 2 (1.75%) JSF
4 2 (1.75%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.88%) .NET
5 1 (0.88%) CSS
5 1 (0.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) User Experience
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.63%) Open Source
3 3 (2.63%) RMADS
4 2 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Life Science
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
3 10 (8.77%) Windows XP
4 9 (7.89%) Linux
4 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.51%) UNIX
6 4 (3.51%) Solaris
7 1 (0.88%) SUSE
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.19%) ITIL
2 25 (21.93%) Incident Management
3 24 (21.05%) Service Management
4 17 (14.91%) Problem Management
5 15 (13.16%) Migration
6 14 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (10.53%) People Management
8 10 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.02%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) ERP
10 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.14%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (4.39%) ITSM
11 5 (4.39%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (3.51%) Test Automation
12 4 (3.51%) Test Scripting
12 4 (3.51%) Regression Testing
12 4 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) Java
2 5 (4.39%) SQL
3 4 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.51%) VBScript
3 4 (3.51%) VB
4 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.75%) Perl
4 2 (1.75%) C
4 2 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.93%) MCP
3 9 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.14%) MCSE
4 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.26%) MCDST
5 6 (5.26%) MCITP
5 6 (5.26%) CCIE
5 6 (5.26%) CCNA
5 6 (5.26%) MCSA
6 5 (4.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (3.51%) ISTQB
7 4 (3.51%) ISEB
7 4 (3.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.88%) CCDP
8 1 (0.88%) RHCE
8 1 (0.88%) Degree
8 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.54%) SLA
2 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.51%) XenApp
3 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) GPFS
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 19 (16.67%) OpenView
2 9 (7.89%) FortiGate
3 8 (7.02%) SCCM
4 7 (6.14%) Oracle EDQ
5 5 (4.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (3.51%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.88%) Nagios
7 1 (0.88%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.88%) Opsview
7 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (22.81%) Oracle
3 21 (18.42%) HP
4 19 (16.67%) Lotus
5 17 (14.91%) Cisco
6 15 (13.16%) Juniper
7 11 (9.65%) CheckPoint
8 10 (8.77%) SAP
9 9 (7.89%) Fortinet
9 9 (7.89%) F5
10 7 (6.14%) Talend
11 5 (4.39%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (3.51%) Fujitsu
12 4 (3.51%) Citrix
12 4 (3.51%) Hyperion
12 4 (3.51%) AppSense
13 2 (1.75%) Brocade
13 2 (1.75%) Sage
13 2 (1.75%) PeopleSoft
13 2 (1.75%) EMC
Warrington, Cheshire
DWP
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum basic salary & pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
DWP
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum basic salary & pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 4 days ago