The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 44 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 84 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.76% 3.05% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.27% 13.05% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 53
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
436 406 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.69% 23.37% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 310 317 527
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 £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +11 46 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Crewe +5 16 £45,000 +30.43% 1
Wilmslow - 10 £37,500 -
Chester +7 6 - -
Runcorn -3 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 91 (49.46%) Finance
2 87 (47.28%) SC Cleared
3 73 (39.67%) Telecoms
4 68 (36.96%) Retail
5 63 (34.24%) Fujitsu
6 39 (21.20%) Oracle
7 32 (17.39%) CheckPoint
7 32 (17.39%) ITIL
8 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
9 29 (15.76%) Juniper
9 29 (15.76%) Windows
10 28 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (15.22%) Network Security
11 27 (14.67%) SQL
11 27 (14.67%) Change Management
12 23 (12.50%) SSL
13 20 (10.87%) Hyperion
13 20 (10.87%) Project Management
13 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
14 19 (10.33%) MS Office
14 19 (10.33%) Time Management
15 18 (9.78%) Cisco
15 18 (9.78%) Firewall
15 18 (9.78%) TDD
16 17 (9.24%) VPN
16 17 (9.24%) Symantec
16 17 (9.24%) SIEM
17 16 (8.70%) Junos
17 16 (8.70%) McAfee
17 16 (8.70%) JavaScript

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (2.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.63%) SAS
3 3 (1.63%) WordPress
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (10.33%) MS Office
2 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 10 (5.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (7.61%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (6.52%) Hyperion Planning
3 11 (5.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (4.89%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (4.35%) HFM
6 4 (2.17%) Magento
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.22%) Network Security
2 23 (12.50%) SSL
3 18 (9.78%) Firewall
4 17 (9.24%) VPN
5 16 (8.70%) Junos
6 15 (8.15%) TCP/IP
6 15 (8.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (4.35%) HTTP
9 7 (3.80%) HTTPS
10 4 (2.17%) LAN
11 3 (1.63%) WAN
12 2 (1.09%) VoIP
12 2 (1.09%) SAN
12 2 (1.09%) Intranet
13 1 (0.54%) SSH
13 1 (0.54%) Cisco IPT
13 1 (0.54%) PBX
13 1 (0.54%) SDH
13 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.15%) Essbase
2 12 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (3.80%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.26%) Hyperion Smart View
6 6 (3.26%) MySQL
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Selenium
2 4 (2.17%) Toad
3 2 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.09%) JUnit
3 2 (1.09%) RSpec
3 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.09%) Maven
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.54%) JMeter
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 91 (49.46%) Finance
2 73 (39.67%) Telecoms
3 68 (36.96%) Retail
4 9 (4.89%) Automotive
5 7 (3.80%) Marketing
6 6 (3.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (18.48%) Consultant
2 30 (16.30%) Developer
3 17 (9.24%) Network Engineer
3 17 (9.24%) Oracle Consultant
4 16 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 16 (8.70%) Analyst
4 16 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Security Specialist
6 14 (7.61%) Architect
7 12 (6.52%) Hyperion Consultant
8 11 (5.98%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.43%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.89%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (4.89%) Project Planner
10 9 (4.89%) E-Business Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) Senior Security Specialist
12 7 (3.80%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Data Consultant
13 6 (3.26%) Data Integration Consultant
13 6 (3.26%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.07%) .NET
1 13 (7.07%) CSS
2 12 (6.52%) HTML
3 11 (5.98%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.98%) Middleware
4 10 (5.43%) XML
5 8 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (2.72%) Spring
7 5 (2.72%) jQuery
7 5 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (2.72%) SOAP
8 3 (1.63%) Web Services
8 3 (1.63%) J2EE
8 3 (1.63%) Java EE
8 3 (1.63%) WPF
8 3 (1.63%) Ajax
8 3 (1.63%) HTML5
8 3 (1.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.61%) SecurID
2 14 (7.61%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.09%) PKI
5 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.09%) CESG
5 2 (1.09%) RMADS
6 1 (0.54%) EPoS
6 1 (0.54%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.76%) Windows
2 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (5.98%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.63%) UNIX
6 2 (1.09%) Linux
6 2 (1.09%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.39%) ITIL
2 28 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (14.67%) Change Management
4 20 (10.87%) Project Management
5 19 (10.33%) Time Management
6 18 (9.78%) TDD
7 17 (9.24%) SIEM
8 15 (8.15%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (8.15%) PRINCE2
9 14 (7.61%) Service Management
9 14 (7.61%) Data Management
10 13 (7.07%) Cyber Security
11 11 (5.98%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.98%) Problem Management
12 10 (5.43%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.43%) Migration
13 9 (4.89%) Project Planning
14 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (3.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 16 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.98%) C#
4 10 (5.43%) C
5 9 (4.89%) C++
6 8 (4.35%) Python
7 7 (3.80%) Ada
8 6 (3.26%) Java
8 6 (3.26%) PHP
9 5 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.72%) VB
10 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.17%) VBScript
11 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (47.28%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.61%) CISSP
3 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (4.35%) SSCP
4 8 (4.35%) CEH
5 6 (3.26%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.72%) CCEE
6 5 (2.72%) CCIA
6 5 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.72%) Degree
6 5 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.72%) CCA
6 5 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.17%) CCNA
7 4 (2.17%) ISEB
7 4 (2.17%) ISTQB
7 4 (2.17%) CISM
8 2 (1.09%) CISA
8 2 (1.09%) MCP
8 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.89%) QA
2 8 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (7.07%) Snort
2 10 (5.43%) XenApp
3 9 (4.89%) XenDesktop
3 9 (4.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.09%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) GPFS
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) Nessus
1 13 (7.07%) McAfee ePO
1 13 (7.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (3.26%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.09%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (1.09%) OpenView
3 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.54%) SCCM
4 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (34.24%) Fujitsu
2 39 (21.20%) Oracle
3 32 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
5 29 (15.76%) Juniper
6 20 (10.87%) Hyperion
7 18 (9.78%) Cisco
8 17 (9.24%) Symantec
9 16 (8.70%) McAfee
10 15 (8.15%) Citrix
10 15 (8.15%) IronPort
10 15 (8.15%) Websense
10 15 (8.15%) Blue Coat
11 13 (7.07%) Qualys
11 13 (7.07%) Splunk
11 13 (7.07%) Lumension
11 13 (7.07%) Becrypt
11 13 (7.07%) LogRhythm
12 9 (4.89%) AppSense
13 7 (3.80%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago