The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 84 92 122
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +30
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 41 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.29% 1.57% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.17% 6.54% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 16
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +42.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £42,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
447 413 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.93% 24.08% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 319 329 537
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
North West

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -7 25 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Crewe +8 7 £45,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 -
Runcorn -4 4 £55,000 -12.00%
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 89 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (47.19%) Finance
3 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
4 28 (31.46%) ITIL
5 24 (26.97%) Retail
6 21 (23.60%) Windows
7 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
7 20 (22.47%) Fujitsu
8 17 (19.10%) SIEM
8 17 (19.10%) Symantec
9 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
9 15 (16.85%) McAfee
9 15 (16.85%) Websense
9 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
9 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (16.85%) IronPort
9 15 (16.85%) Blue Coat
9 15 (16.85%) Intrusion Detection
10 13 (14.61%) Nessus
10 13 (14.61%) Qualys
10 13 (14.61%) Snort
10 13 (14.61%) Splunk
10 13 (14.61%) McAfee ePO
10 13 (14.61%) Juniper
10 13 (14.61%) Oracle
10 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
10 13 (14.61%) Lumension
10 13 (14.61%) Cyber Security
10 13 (14.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (14.61%) Becrypt

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Office
2 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) MS Project
4 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) TCP/IP
1 15 (16.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (13.48%) Network Security
3 7 (7.87%) HTTPS
3 7 (7.87%) SSL
3 7 (7.87%) HTTP
4 3 (3.37%) LAN
4 3 (3.37%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) SAN
5 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 2 (2.25%) Intranet
6 1 (1.12%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.12%) SQLPlus
3 1 (1.12%) Essbase
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.25%) JUnit
2 2 (2.25%) Maven
2 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (47.19%) Finance
2 29 (32.58%) Telecoms
3 24 (26.97%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Automotive
5 5 (5.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Security Specialist
2 11 (12.36%) Developer
3 9 (10.11%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.11%) Consultant
3 9 (10.11%) Software Developer
4 8 (8.99%) Senior Security Specialist
5 7 (7.87%) Architect
6 5 (5.62%) Oracle Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Java Software Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) Technical Project Leader
8 3 (3.37%) Software Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Project Leader
9 2 (2.25%) Senior Information Security Specialist
9 2 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) Middleware
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (5.62%) Spring
3 3 (3.37%) Java EE
3 3 (3.37%) .NET
3 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.25%) SOAP
4 2 (2.25%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) J2EE
4 2 (2.25%) Swing
4 2 (2.25%) Flash
4 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.25%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.25%) CESG
3 2 (2.25%) PKI
3 2 (2.25%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.60%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.25%) UNIX
5 2 (2.25%) Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) ITIL
2 17 (19.10%) SIEM
3 15 (16.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (14.61%) Cyber Security
5 12 (13.48%) Service Management
6 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.36%) Migration
7 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.24%) Incident Management
8 9 (10.11%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.11%) TDD
8 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (10.11%) Project Management
9 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.87%) Change Management
11 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
13 4 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (4.49%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) C
2 7 (7.87%) Ada
2 7 (7.87%) C++
2 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) Python
3 5 (5.62%) Java
4 4 (4.49%) VBScript
4 4 (4.49%) VB
4 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) CISSP
3 9 (10.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (8.99%) SSCP
4 8 (8.99%) CEH
5 6 (6.74%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.49%) CISM
7 3 (3.37%) CCNA
8 2 (2.25%) MCP
8 2 (2.25%) CISA
9 1 (1.12%) Degree
9 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.12%) ISEB
9 1 (1.12%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Snort
2 9 (10.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.49%) XenApp
3 4 (4.49%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.25%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (14.61%) Nessus
1 13 (14.61%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (14.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (2.25%) OpenView
3 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.25%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
4 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
1 20 (22.47%) Fujitsu
2 17 (19.10%) Symantec
3 15 (16.85%) CheckPoint
3 15 (16.85%) McAfee
3 15 (16.85%) Websense
3 15 (16.85%) IronPort
3 15 (16.85%) Blue Coat
4 13 (14.61%) Qualys
4 13 (14.61%) Splunk
4 13 (14.61%) Juniper
4 13 (14.61%) Oracle
4 13 (14.61%) Lumension
4 13 (14.61%) Becrypt
4 13 (14.61%) LogRhythm
5 9 (10.11%) Citrix
6 6 (6.74%) Hyperion
7 4 (4.49%) AppSense
8 3 (3.37%) Talend
9 2 (2.25%) JBoss
Crewe, Cheshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago