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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 50 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 85 50 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.41% 3.03% 2.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.05% 11.93% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 52
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
471 419 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.45% 25.36% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 346 334 522
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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 +21 58 £50,000 +16.27% 6
Crewe -7 10 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Wilmslow - 7 £37,500 -
Chester -4 4 - - 1
Runcorn -7 3 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 86 (50.89%) Finance
1 86 (50.89%) SC Cleared
2 61 (36.09%) Retail
3 58 (34.32%) Telecoms
4 56 (33.14%) Fujitsu
5 51 (30.18%) Oracle
6 32 (18.93%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (17.75%) Windows
8 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 24 (14.20%) SQL
10 23 (13.61%) CheckPoint
11 21 (12.43%) Juniper
11 21 (12.43%) Migration
12 20 (11.83%) Change Management
12 20 (11.83%) Network Security
13 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
13 18 (10.65%) MS Office
13 18 (10.65%) Oracle EBS
14 17 (10.06%) Hyperion
14 17 (10.06%) Symantec
14 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
14 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
14 17 (10.06%) SIEM
15 16 (9.47%) ITIL
15 16 (9.47%) McAfee
15 16 (9.47%) Time Management
15 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (8.88%) TCP/IP
16 15 (8.88%) SSL
16 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (2.96%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.78%) SAS
4 2 (1.18%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.18%) WordPress
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (10.65%) MS Office
2 13 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.14%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.59%) SPSS
4 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (10.65%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.10%) Hyperion Planning
3 11 (6.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (4.73%) HFM
5 8 (4.73%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (1.78%) Magento
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.83%) Network Security
2 15 (8.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (8.88%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.88%) SSL
3 10 (5.92%) Firewall
4 9 (5.33%) VPN
5 8 (4.73%) Junos
6 7 (4.14%) HTTPS
6 7 (4.14%) LAN
6 7 (4.14%) HTTP
7 6 (3.55%) WAN
8 2 (1.18%) SAN
8 2 (1.18%) Intranet
8 2 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.59%) SSH
9 1 (0.59%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.59%) WinSCP
9 1 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.28%) Essbase
3 13 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
5 7 (4.14%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (3.55%) Hyperion Smart View
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.78%) MySQL
8 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.18%) MS Access
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.59%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (4.14%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (2.37%) Toad
4 4 (2.37%) Selenium
5 2 (1.18%) SilkPerformer
6 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.59%) JMeter
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 86 (50.89%) Finance
2 61 (36.09%) Retail
3 58 (34.32%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.14%) Automotive
5 6 (3.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 36 (21.30%) Consultant
2 25 (14.79%) Developer
3 19 (11.24%) Analyst
4 16 (9.47%) Oracle Consultant
5 15 (8.88%) Security Specialist
6 12 (7.10%) Hyperion Consultant
7 10 (5.92%) Architect
7 10 (5.92%) E-Business Consultant
8 9 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (4.73%) Network Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Security Engineer
9 8 (4.73%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.73%) Senior Security Specialist
10 7 (4.14%) Technical Leader
10 7 (4.14%) Citrix Consultant
10 7 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.14%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.14%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.14%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) Middleware
2 12 (7.10%) HTML
3 11 (6.51%) CSS
4 10 (5.92%) XML
5 9 (5.33%) .NET
6 8 (4.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET
7 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (1.78%) WPF
8 3 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.18%) jQuery
9 2 (1.18%) Ajax
9 2 (1.18%) SOAP
9 2 (1.18%) HTML5
9 2 (1.18%) REST
10 1 (0.59%) Web Services
10 1 (0.59%) J2EE
10 1 (0.59%) XSL
10 1 (0.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.28%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.14%) SecurID
4 3 (1.78%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.18%) PKI
5 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.18%) CESG
5 2 (1.18%) RMADS
6 1 (0.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.59%) Physics
6 1 (0.59%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.59%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.75%) Windows
2 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
3 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.14%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.55%) UNIX
7 4 (2.37%) Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Solaris
8 2 (1.18%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.93%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (12.43%) Migration
3 20 (11.83%) Change Management
4 17 (10.06%) SIEM
5 16 (9.47%) ITIL
5 16 (9.47%) Time Management
6 15 (8.88%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (8.28%) TDD
8 13 (7.69%) Cyber Security
9 12 (7.10%) Project Management
9 12 (7.10%) Data Management
10 11 (6.51%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.51%) Incident Management
10 11 (6.51%) Service Management
11 10 (5.92%) PRINCE2
12 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.73%) Data Migration
13 8 (4.73%) ERP
14 7 (4.14%) MVC
14 7 (4.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.20%) SQL
2 14 (8.28%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.10%) C#
4 9 (5.33%) C++
4 9 (5.33%) Python
4 9 (5.33%) C
5 7 (4.14%) Ada
5 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.14%) VBScript
5 7 (4.14%) VB
6 3 (1.78%) PHP
7 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.18%) Java
7 2 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 86 (50.89%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.28%) CISSP
3 10 (5.92%) ISEB
3 10 (5.92%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (4.73%) SSCP
4 8 (4.73%) CEH
5 7 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (3.55%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.55%) Degree
7 5 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.37%) CISM
9 3 (1.78%) CCA
9 3 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.78%) CCNA
9 3 (1.78%) CCEE
9 3 (1.78%) CCIA
10 2 (1.18%) CCIE
10 2 (1.18%) MCP
10 2 (1.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.28%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.55%) SLA
3 5 (2.96%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (7.69%) Snort
2 11 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.51%) XenApp
3 10 (5.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (3.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.18%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (7.69%) Nessus
1 13 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle EDQ
2 8 (4.73%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.55%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.18%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.18%) OpenView
4 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (33.14%) Fujitsu
2 51 (30.18%) Oracle
3 26 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 23 (13.61%) CheckPoint
5 21 (12.43%) Juniper
6 17 (10.06%) Hyperion
6 17 (10.06%) Symantec
7 16 (9.47%) McAfee
8 15 (8.88%) IronPort
8 15 (8.88%) Websense
8 15 (8.88%) Blue Coat
9 13 (7.69%) Citrix
9 13 (7.69%) Qualys
9 13 (7.69%) Splunk
9 13 (7.69%) Lumension
9 13 (7.69%) Becrypt
9 13 (7.69%) LogRhythm
10 10 (5.92%) AppSense
11 8 (4.73%) Talend
11 8 (4.73%) Cisco
Chester, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warrington
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 20 days ago