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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 88 47 67
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 43 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.47% 4.33% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 17.99% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 22
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £30,000 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
430 467 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.73% 24.08% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 320 344 318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -20 30 £37,500 -25.00%
Runcorn +3 7 £19,500 -29.72%
Chester -8 1 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Crewe -12 1 £45,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (48.05%) SC Cleared
2 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.87%) Windows
4 20 (25.97%) ITIL
4 20 (25.97%) Service Management
5 17 (22.08%) HP
6 16 (20.78%) SLA
7 15 (19.48%) Problem Management
8 14 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 13 (16.88%) Blue Coat
9 13 (16.88%) Cisco
9 13 (16.88%) SAP
9 13 (16.88%) Juniper
9 13 (16.88%) Blackberry
9 13 (16.88%) MSI
9 13 (16.88%) SCCM
9 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
9 13 (16.88%) Patch Management
10 12 (15.58%) Time Management
10 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.99%) Finance
12 9 (11.69%) SAP FI/CO
12 9 (11.69%) SAP CO
12 9 (11.69%) SAP FI
12 9 (11.69%) F5
12 9 (11.69%) Riverbed
13 8 (10.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (10.39%) CCNA
13 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) Documentum
3 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (11.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (11.69%) SAP CO
1 9 (11.69%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.60%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (2.60%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) LAN
1 4 (5.19%) WAN
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
1 4 (5.19%) Wireshark
1 4 (5.19%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) SAN
3 1 (1.30%) Intranet
3 1 (1.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) QlikView
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MSI
2 4 (5.19%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) General Ledger
3 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Local Government
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) SAP Support
5 7 (9.09%) SAP Support Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) SAP Support Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Problem Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Security Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Head of Service Delivery
8 4 (5.19%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) JSP
2 2 (2.60%) Middleware
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.30%) jQuery
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.79%) Life Science
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.90%) RMADS
6 2 (2.60%) Clustering
6 2 (2.60%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.90%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) AIX
3 3 (3.90%) Solaris
4 2 (2.60%) Linux
4 2 (2.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) ITIL
1 20 (25.97%) Service Management
2 15 (19.48%) Problem Management
3 14 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 13 (16.88%) Patch Management
5 12 (15.58%) Time Management
6 8 (10.39%) ITSM
7 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 7 (9.09%) Change Management
7 7 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (6.49%) Information Management
9 4 (5.19%) Computer Forensics
9 4 (5.19%) Ethical Hacking
9 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.19%) Project Management
9 4 (5.19%) Computer Security
9 4 (5.19%) Open Source
9 4 (5.19%) SIEM
9 4 (5.19%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) Perl
1 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C#
2 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (10.39%) CCNA
2 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.79%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) CEH
4 4 (5.19%) CCIE
4 4 (5.19%) CCNP
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.60%) MCDST
5 2 (2.60%) MCP
6 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.78%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Samba
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) SCCM
2 6 (7.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.60%) OpenView
3 2 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.08%) HP
3 13 (16.88%) Juniper
3 13 (16.88%) SAP
3 13 (16.88%) Cisco
3 13 (16.88%) Blue Coat
4 9 (11.69%) Riverbed
4 9 (11.69%) F5
5 5 (6.49%) Veeam
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle
6 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.19%) LogRhythm
7 3 (3.90%) IBM
8 2 (2.60%) Lotus
8 2 (2.60%) VMware
9 1 (1.30%) Veritas
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