The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security 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 Clearance
Rank 48 44 78
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 75 79 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.16% 5.05% 3.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.07% 18.90% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 28
Average salary £38,000 £38,625 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +30.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Security 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% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheshire region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Security 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 Security 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 +11 39 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Runcorn -7 10 £37,750 -13.21%
Chester +14 6 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £25,000 -
Wilmslow -5 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Crewe -15 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 114 (73.08%) SC Cleared
2 40 (25.64%) MS Excel
3 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 39 (25.00%) Finance
4 35 (22.44%) Oracle
4 35 (22.44%) ITIL
5 26 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 25 (16.03%) Service Management
6 25 (16.03%) MCP
7 24 (15.38%) SLA
7 24 (15.38%) HP
7 24 (15.38%) Juniper
8 23 (14.74%) Windows
9 22 (14.10%) MS Office
10 20 (12.82%) Cisco
11 19 (12.18%) OpenView
11 19 (12.18%) Lotus
11 19 (12.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 19 (12.18%) IBM Notes
11 19 (12.18%) Network Security
12 18 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
13 17 (10.90%) Migration
13 17 (10.90%) Firewall
13 17 (10.90%) CheckPoint
13 17 (10.90%) Problem Management
14 15 (9.62%) Windows 7
14 15 (9.62%) Middleware
15 14 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
16 13 (8.33%) Cisco Certification

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (12.18%) IBM Notes
2 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.49%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.56%) CMS
4 3 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.28%) Apache
5 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.64%) Lync
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.64%) SAS
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 40 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) SPSS
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (6.41%) SAP FI
2 10 (6.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (6.41%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (4.49%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (2.56%) HFM
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.18%) Network Security
2 17 (10.90%) Firewall
3 10 (6.41%) LAN
3 10 (6.41%) WAN
4 9 (5.77%) FirePass
4 9 (5.77%) Junos
5 6 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.92%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.92%) HTTP
6 3 (1.92%) SSL
7 2 (1.28%) LDAP
7 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.64%) IPsec
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.64%) SAN
8 1 (0.64%) SMTP
8 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.13%) Essbase
3 8 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.56%) MS Access
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.21%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.92%) Metasploit
4 3 (1.92%) Moq
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.28%) Selenium
6 1 (0.64%) SilkPerformer
General
1 39 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) General Ledger
2 10 (6.41%) Marketing
3 9 (5.77%) Retail
3 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.13%) Local Government
5 1 (0.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (33.97%) Analyst
2 26 (16.67%) Consultant
3 20 (12.82%) Service Analyst
3 20 (12.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (10.90%) Network Engineer
5 15 (9.62%) Developer
6 13 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 12 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.41%) DBA
8 10 (6.41%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (6.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 10 (6.41%) SAP Support
9 8 (5.13%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Technical Leader
10 7 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Support Specialist
11 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.62%) Middleware
2 10 (6.41%) Web Services
3 5 (3.21%) .NET
3 5 (3.21%) HTML
4 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.92%) jQuery
5 3 (1.92%) Java SE
5 3 (1.92%) WPF
5 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.92%) SignalR
6 2 (1.28%) XML
6 2 (1.28%) CSS
6 2 (1.28%) J2EE
6 2 (1.28%) JSF
6 2 (1.28%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.64%) WCF
7 1 (0.64%) Django
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) User Experience
2 6 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.92%) RMADS
4 3 (1.92%) Open Source
5 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.28%) Replication
5 2 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) Physics
6 1 (0.64%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.64%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.64%) Life Science
6 1 (0.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.74%) Windows
2 15 (9.62%) Windows 7
3 11 (7.05%) Windows XP
4 10 (6.41%) Linux
4 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.85%) UNIX
7 5 (3.21%) Solaris
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.64%) CentOS
9 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.44%) ITIL
2 26 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 25 (16.03%) Service Management
4 17 (10.90%) Migration
4 17 (10.90%) Problem Management
5 14 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (7.69%) People Management
7 9 (5.77%) Change Management
8 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.49%) Data Migration
9 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (4.49%) ERP
10 6 (3.85%) SOA
10 6 (3.85%) Cyber Security
10 6 (3.85%) Analytics
11 5 (3.21%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.21%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (3.21%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.05%) SQL
2 10 (6.41%) Java
3 7 (4.49%) C#
4 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.56%) VBScript
5 4 (2.56%) VB
5 4 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.92%) Python
7 2 (1.28%) C
7 2 (1.28%) Perl
7 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.64%) Ruby
8 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 114 (73.08%) SC Cleared
2 25 (16.03%) MCP
3 13 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.41%) CCNA
5 9 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (5.77%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.77%) ISEB
6 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.49%) MCSE
7 6 (3.85%) MCSA
7 6 (3.85%) CCIE
7 6 (3.85%) MCITP
7 6 (3.85%) Degree
7 6 (3.85%) MCDST
8 5 (3.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.56%) CCNP
10 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.64%) PCI QSA
11 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.38%) SLA
2 7 (4.49%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.56%) XenApp
3 4 (2.56%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.64%) GPFS
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) OpenView
1 19 (12.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (5.77%) FortiGate
3 8 (5.13%) SCCM
4 7 (4.49%) Oracle EDQ
5 5 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (2.56%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.64%) Opsview
8 1 (0.64%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.44%) Oracle
3 24 (15.38%) HP
3 24 (15.38%) Juniper
4 20 (12.82%) Cisco
5 19 (12.18%) Lotus
6 17 (10.90%) CheckPoint
7 12 (7.69%) F5
8 11 (7.05%) SAP
9 9 (5.77%) Fortinet
9 9 (5.77%) Fujitsu
10 8 (5.13%) Hyperion
11 7 (4.49%) Talend
12 6 (3.85%) Symantec
12 6 (3.85%) McAfee
13 5 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (2.56%) Informatica
14 4 (2.56%) Citrix
14 4 (2.56%) AppSense
15 3 (1.92%) Riverbed
Warrington, Cheshire
DWP
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum basic salary & pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
DWP
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum basic salary & pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Posted: 5 days ago