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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 74 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 51 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.63% 1.63% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.83% 6.21% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 23
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £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
471 419 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.30% 26.34% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 342 335 509
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +20 43 £54,000 -10.00% 4
Crewe +9 8 £45,000 -
Runcorn -10 2 £27,750 -55.60% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (48.28%) Finance
3 24 (27.59%) Windows
4 22 (25.29%) Retail
5 21 (24.14%) Telecoms
6 20 (22.99%) Migration
6 20 (22.99%) Oracle
7 19 (21.84%) Fujitsu
8 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 17 (19.54%) SIEM
10 16 (18.39%) Symantec
11 15 (17.24%) McAfee
11 15 (17.24%) Websense
11 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
11 15 (17.24%) CheckPoint
11 15 (17.24%) ITIL
11 15 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (17.24%) IronPort
11 15 (17.24%) Blue Coat
11 15 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (16.09%) Middleware
13 13 (14.94%) Juniper
13 13 (14.94%) Splunk
13 13 (14.94%) McAfee ePO
13 13 (14.94%) Windows 7
13 13 (14.94%) Lumension
13 13 (14.94%) Cyber Security
13 13 (14.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.15%) SPSS
3 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
1 15 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (13.79%) Network Security
3 7 (8.05%) HTTP
3 7 (8.05%) HTTPS
3 7 (8.05%) SSL
4 6 (6.90%) LAN
4 6 (6.90%) WAN
5 2 (2.30%) Intranet
5 2 (2.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Big Data
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.15%) MS Access
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.15%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (4.60%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.60%) LoadRunner
General
1 42 (48.28%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) Retail
3 21 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.05%) Automotive
5 2 (2.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Security Specialist
2 13 (14.94%) Consultant
3 9 (10.34%) Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Technical Leader
4 8 (9.20%) Citrix Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Senior Security Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Technical Project Leader
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (3.45%) Project Leader
9 2 (2.30%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.30%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.30%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.09%) Middleware
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.15%) Spring
3 1 (1.15%) Java EE
3 1 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) CESG
3 2 (2.30%) PKI
3 2 (2.30%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (16.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (14.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
6 2 (2.30%) Linux
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Migration
2 17 (19.54%) SIEM
3 15 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (17.24%) ITIL
4 13 (14.94%) Cyber Security
5 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 12 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 10 (11.49%) Service Management
7 9 (10.34%) ERP
7 9 (10.34%) Data Migration
8 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.20%) Change Management
9 7 (8.05%) TDD
9 7 (8.05%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.75%) Test Scripting
10 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.60%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.60%) Information Security
11 4 (4.60%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) C
2 8 (9.20%) VBScript
2 8 (9.20%) VB
2 8 (9.20%) Python
2 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.05%) Ada
3 7 (8.05%) C++
4 2 (2.30%) SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.15%) Perl
5 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) CISSP
3 8 (9.20%) SSCP
3 8 (9.20%) CEH
4 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.75%) ISTQB
6 5 (5.75%) ISEB
6 5 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.60%) CISM
7 4 (4.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.45%) CCNA
9 2 (2.30%) CCIE
9 2 (2.30%) MCP
9 2 (2.30%) CISA
10 1 (1.15%) Degree
10 1 (1.15%) MCSE
10 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (14.94%) Snort
2 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.20%) XenApp
3 8 (9.20%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.30%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Nessus
1 13 (14.94%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (14.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (10.34%) Oracle EDQ
3 5 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.30%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.30%) OpenView
5 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 19 (21.84%) Fujitsu
3 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.39%) Symantec
5 15 (17.24%) McAfee
5 15 (17.24%) Websense
5 15 (17.24%) CheckPoint
5 15 (17.24%) IronPort
5 15 (17.24%) Blue Coat
6 13 (14.94%) Qualys
6 13 (14.94%) Splunk
6 13 (14.94%) Lumension
6 13 (14.94%) Becrypt
6 13 (14.94%) LogRhythm
6 13 (14.94%) Juniper
7 10 (11.49%) Citrix
8 9 (10.34%) Talend
9 8 (9.20%) AppSense
10 3 (3.45%) Hyperion
11 2 (2.30%) IBM
Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago