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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 69 74 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +43
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 65 50 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.36% 2.84% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.46% 11.09% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 59 29 10
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £26,500 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
483 451 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.94% 25.64% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 423 350 419
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 28 November 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 November 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
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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 +35 48 £33,000 - 1
Runcorn -6 8 £43,750 +12.54% 2
Crewe +12 4 £50,000 -
Chester +14 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Daresbury - 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (29.57%) Finance
3 32 (27.83%) Oracle
4 31 (26.96%) Incident Management
5 28 (24.35%) ITIL
6 23 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 21 (18.26%) Windows
8 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.39%) Middleware
9 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
9 19 (16.52%) Migration
10 18 (15.65%) Oracle EBS
10 18 (15.65%) People Management
11 17 (14.78%) MCP
12 16 (13.91%) Service Management
12 16 (13.91%) Windows 7
13 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
13 13 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (10.43%) SLA
14 12 (10.43%) MS Office
14 12 (10.43%) Firewall
14 12 (10.43%) HP
14 12 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (9.57%) OpenView
15 11 (9.57%) Windows XP
15 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (9.57%) Network Security
16 10 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
16 10 (8.70%) Data Migration

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (7.83%) IBM Notes
2 6 (5.22%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.74%) CMS
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) Lync
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.87%) IIS
5 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.61%) SAP FI
4 3 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.61%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) Firewall
2 11 (9.57%) Network Security
3 8 (6.96%) LAN
3 8 (6.96%) WAN
4 7 (6.09%) Junos
4 7 (6.09%) FirePass
5 3 (2.61%) SSL
6 2 (1.74%) LDAP
6 2 (1.74%) Intranet
6 2 (1.74%) HTTP
6 2 (1.74%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.87%) IPsec
7 1 (0.87%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.87%) VPN
7 1 (0.87%) SMTP
7 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.48%) Essbase
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.74%) MS Access
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.87%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.87%) Big Data
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (4.35%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 9 (7.83%) Retail
3 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.22%) Local Government
5 3 (2.61%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.74%) Back Office
6 2 (1.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Consultant
3 11 (9.57%) Service Analyst
3 11 (9.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) Developer
5 9 (7.83%) Technical Leader
6 7 (6.09%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) DBA
7 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Problem Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Performance Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
8 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.39%) Middleware
2 6 (5.22%) Web Services
3 3 (2.61%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.74%) JSF
4 2 (1.74%) Java SE
4 2 (1.74%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) .NET
5 1 (0.87%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) User Experience
1 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) RMADS
3 2 (1.74%) CESG
4 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.87%) Life Science
4 1 (0.87%) CMDB
4 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.26%) Windows
2 16 (13.91%) Windows 7
3 11 (9.57%) Windows XP
3 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.83%) Linux
5 5 (4.35%) UNIX
6 4 (3.48%) Solaris
7 1 (0.87%) CentOS
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Incident Management
2 28 (24.35%) ITIL
3 23 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 19 (16.52%) Migration
5 18 (15.65%) People Management
6 16 (13.91%) Service Management
7 13 (11.30%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (8.70%) ERP
9 10 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.09%) Change Management
11 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.22%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
12 5 (4.35%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.35%) Regression Testing
12 5 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) Java
2 5 (4.35%) C
2 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 5 (4.35%) SQL
3 4 (3.48%) VBScript
3 4 (3.48%) VB
3 4 (3.48%) Python
3 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.74%) Ada
4 2 (1.74%) C++
4 2 (1.74%) Perl
5 1 (0.87%) Ruby
5 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.87%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.78%) MCP
3 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (6.09%) MCSE
5 6 (5.22%) MCSA
5 6 (5.22%) ISEB
5 6 (5.22%) MCDST
5 6 (5.22%) MCITP
5 6 (5.22%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.35%) CCNA
6 5 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.74%) CISM
7 2 (1.74%) CISSP
7 2 (1.74%) CCIE
7 2 (1.74%) Degree
7 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.43%) SLA
2 10 (8.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.48%) XenApp
2 4 (3.48%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.74%) GPFS
4 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) OpenView
2 10 (8.70%) Oracle EDQ
3 9 (7.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (6.09%) FortiGate
5 6 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (3.48%) EdgeSight
7 3 (2.61%) SCCM
8 2 (1.74%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.87%) Nagios
9 1 (0.87%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.87%) WSUS
9 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.87%) Opsview
Vendors
1 32 (27.83%) Oracle
2 20 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) HP
4 10 (8.70%) Cisco
4 10 (8.70%) Talend
5 9 (7.83%) Juniper
5 9 (7.83%) Lotus
6 7 (6.09%) Hyperion
6 7 (6.09%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.09%) F5
6 7 (6.09%) Fortinet
6 7 (6.09%) Fujitsu
7 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.48%) Citrix
8 4 (3.48%) AppSense
9 3 (2.61%) SAP
10 2 (1.74%) Cognos
10 2 (1.74%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.74%) IBM
10 2 (1.74%) Sage
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 6 days ago