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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 77 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 60 39 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.02% 2.34% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.45% 8.99% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 15
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £80,000 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
482 434 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.26% 26.07% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 399 344 440
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 24 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
(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 +32 52 £54,000 -10.00% 3
Crewe -2 6 £50,000 -
Runcorn -10 3 £47,500 +30.13% 1
Daresbury -5 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (38.38%) Finance
3 25 (25.25%) Oracle
4 23 (23.23%) ITIL
5 18 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 18 (18.18%) Migration
6 17 (17.17%) Problem Management
6 17 (17.17%) Windows
6 17 (17.17%) People Management
7 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
8 15 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (15.15%) Middleware
9 14 (14.14%) Retail
10 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (13.13%) Windows 7
10 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
10 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.11%) MS Office
12 11 (11.11%) Fujitsu
13 10 (10.10%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
13 10 (10.10%) Oracle ERP
13 10 (10.10%) MCP
13 10 (10.10%) C
13 10 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (10.10%) ERP
13 10 (10.10%) SLA
13 10 (10.10%) Service Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (7.07%) IBM Notes
2 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.01%) Lync
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Network Security
2 6 (6.06%) Firewall
2 6 (6.06%) LAN
2 6 (6.06%) WAN
3 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.03%) FirePass
4 3 (3.03%) Junos
5 2 (2.02%) Intranet
5 2 (2.02%) SSL
6 1 (1.01%) SAN
6 1 (1.01%) VPN
6 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.01%) SMTP
6 1 (1.01%) HTTP
6 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.01%) IPsec
6 1 (1.01%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.02%) MS Access
4 2 (2.02%) Essbase
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.01%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.01%) MySQL
5 1 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (5.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (5.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (38.38%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Retail
3 13 (13.13%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.07%) Automotive
5 4 (4.04%) Local Government
6 2 (2.02%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (17.17%) Consultant
2 16 (16.16%) Analyst
3 9 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 9 (9.09%) Developer
3 9 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 7 (7.07%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.06%) Test Analyst
5 6 (6.06%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Security Specialist
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Security Specialist
7 4 (4.04%) Architect
7 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) DBA
8 3 (3.03%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) Middleware
2 3 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.01%) Spring
3 1 (1.01%) Java EE
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.02%) RMADS
3 2 (2.02%) CESG
3 2 (2.02%) PKI
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Life Science
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.01%) Replication
4 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Windows
2 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (13.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (13.13%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 5 (5.05%) Linux
5 3 (3.03%) UNIX
6 2 (2.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.01%) CentOS
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.23%) ITIL
2 18 (18.18%) Migration
2 18 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 17 (17.17%) Problem Management
3 17 (17.17%) People Management
4 13 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (10.10%) Service Management
5 10 (10.10%) ERP
5 10 (10.10%) Data Migration
5 10 (10.10%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.08%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.07%) TDD
7 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.05%) Test Automation
9 5 (5.05%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.05%) SIEM
10 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) C
2 9 (9.09%) Python
3 7 (7.07%) Ada
3 7 (7.07%) C++
4 6 (6.06%) VBScript
4 6 (6.06%) VB
4 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.04%) SQL
6 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.02%) Perl
7 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) Ruby
8 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.01%) Java
8 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 99 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.10%) MCP
3 7 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (6.06%) ISEB
4 6 (6.06%) CISSP
4 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
5 5 (5.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) CISM
6 4 (4.04%) CCNA
7 2 (2.02%) MCSE
7 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.02%) CEH
7 2 (2.02%) Degree
7 2 (2.02%) SSCP
7 2 (2.02%) CISA
7 2 (2.02%) CCIE
8 1 (1.01%) MCDST
8 1 (1.01%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) SLA
1 10 (10.10%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.06%) XenApp
2 6 (6.06%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.03%) Snort
4 2 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.02%) GPFS
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.01%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) Oracle EDQ
2 9 (9.09%) OpenView
3 7 (7.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.03%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.03%) SCCM
5 3 (3.03%) Nessus
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (1.01%) WSUS
7 1 (1.01%) Nagios
7 1 (1.01%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.01%) Opsview
7 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (25.25%) Oracle
2 16 (16.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.11%) Fujitsu
4 10 (10.10%) Talend
5 9 (9.09%) HP
6 8 (8.08%) Juniper
7 7 (7.07%) Lotus
7 7 (7.07%) Citrix
8 6 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.06%) Cisco
8 6 (6.06%) AppSense
9 5 (5.05%) Hyperion
9 5 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (4.04%) IronPort
11 3 (3.03%) Qualys
11 3 (3.03%) F5
11 3 (3.03%) Splunk
11 3 (3.03%) Lumension
11 3 (3.03%) Becrypt
11 3 (3.03%) LogRhythm
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon application
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 27 days ago