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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 47 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 86 50 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.80% 2.92% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.24% 12.11% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 52
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 £31,250 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
447 413 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.93% 24.08% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 319 329 537
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 £25,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +12 48 £45,000 - 3
Crewe +3 15 £45,000 +30.43% 3
Wilmslow - 10 £37,500 -
Chester +5 6 - -
Runcorn -4 4 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 92 (50.00%) Finance
2 89 (48.37%) SC Cleared
3 73 (39.67%) Telecoms
4 68 (36.96%) Retail
5 63 (34.24%) Fujitsu
6 42 (22.83%) Oracle
7 31 (16.85%) CheckPoint
7 31 (16.85%) ITIL
8 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
9 29 (15.76%) Windows
9 29 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (15.22%) Juniper
11 27 (14.67%) Network Security
12 26 (14.13%) SQL
12 26 (14.13%) Change Management
13 22 (11.96%) SSL
14 20 (10.87%) Hyperion
14 20 (10.87%) Project Management
14 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
15 19 (10.33%) MS Office
15 19 (10.33%) Time Management
16 17 (9.24%) TDD
16 17 (9.24%) Firewall
16 17 (9.24%) Symantec
16 17 (9.24%) Cisco
16 17 (9.24%) SIEM
17 16 (8.70%) VPN
17 16 (8.70%) McAfee
17 16 (8.70%) MS Excel
17 16 (8.70%) Oracle EBS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2007
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
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 16 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (6.52%) Hyperion Planning
2 12 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.89%) Oracle iProcurement
4 8 (4.35%) HFM
5 4 (2.17%) Magento
6 3 (1.63%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (14.67%) Network Security
2 22 (11.96%) SSL
3 17 (9.24%) Firewall
4 16 (8.70%) VPN
5 15 (8.15%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (8.15%) TCP/IP
5 15 (8.15%) Junos
6 9 (4.89%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (4.35%) HTTP
8 7 (3.80%) HTTPS
9 4 (2.17%) LAN
10 3 (1.63%) WAN
11 2 (1.09%) SAN
11 2 (1.09%) Intranet
11 2 (1.09%) VoIP
12 1 (0.54%) SSH
12 1 (0.54%) PBX
12 1 (0.54%) SDH
12 1 (0.54%) Cisco IPT
12 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
4 8 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.80%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.26%) Hyperion Smart View
7 5 (2.72%) MySQL
8 2 (1.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Selenium
2 4 (2.17%) Toad
3 3 (1.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.09%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.09%) JUnit
4 2 (1.09%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) JMeter
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.54%) RSpec
5 1 (0.54%) SilkPerformer
General
1 92 (50.00%) 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 35 (19.02%) Consultant
2 28 (15.22%) Developer
3 18 (9.78%) Oracle Consultant
4 16 (8.70%) Analyst
4 16 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Network Security Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Security Specialist
5 15 (8.15%) Security Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Architect
7 12 (6.52%) Hyperion Consultant
8 11 (5.98%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.43%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.43%) E-Business Consultant
10 9 (4.89%) Project Planner
10 9 (4.89%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (4.35%) Senior Security Specialist
12 7 (3.80%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.26%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
13 6 (3.26%) Data Consultant
13 6 (3.26%) Data Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.52%) Middleware
1 12 (6.52%) HTML
1 12 (6.52%) CSS
2 11 (5.98%) .NET
3 10 (5.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.43%) XML
4 8 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (2.72%) Spring
6 5 (2.72%) SOAP
6 5 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.17%) jQuery
8 3 (1.63%) J2EE
8 3 (1.63%) Web Services
8 3 (1.63%) HTML5
8 3 (1.63%) Ajax
8 3 (1.63%) Java EE
8 3 (1.63%) WPF
8 3 (1.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.61%) Data Integration
3 13 (7.07%) SecurID
4 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.09%) PKI
6 2 (1.09%) RMADS
6 2 (1.09%) CESG
7 1 (0.54%) EPoS
7 1 (0.54%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.76%) Windows
2 12 (6.52%) Windows 7
2 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.17%) UNIX
5 3 (1.63%) Linux
5 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.09%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.09%) Solaris
6 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.85%) ITIL
2 29 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (14.13%) Change Management
4 20 (10.87%) Project Management
5 19 (10.33%) Time Management
6 17 (9.24%) TDD
6 17 (9.24%) SIEM
7 15 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 15 (8.15%) Vulnerability Management
8 14 (7.61%) Data Management
8 14 (7.61%) Service Management
9 13 (7.07%) Cyber Security
10 12 (6.52%) Problem Management
10 12 (6.52%) Migration
11 11 (5.98%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.98%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.89%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (3.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.13%) SQL
2 15 (8.15%) 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
9 5 (2.72%) PHP
10 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.17%) VBScript
10 4 (2.17%) VB
11 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 89 (48.37%) SC Cleared
2 14 (7.61%) CISSP
3 9 (4.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (4.35%) CEH
4 8 (4.35%) SSCP
5 6 (3.26%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.72%) ISEB
6 5 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.72%) CCA
6 5 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.72%) Degree
6 5 (2.72%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.72%) CCEE
6 5 (2.72%) CCIA
6 5 (2.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.17%) CCNA
7 4 (2.17%) CISM
8 3 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.89%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.35%) QA
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%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.89%) XenDesktop
4 8 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.63%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.54%) GPFS
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 3 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.09%) OpenView
4 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (34.24%) Fujitsu
2 42 (22.83%) Oracle
3 31 (16.85%) CheckPoint
4 30 (16.30%) Microsoft
5 28 (15.22%) Juniper
6 20 (10.87%) Hyperion
7 17 (9.24%) Symantec
7 17 (9.24%) Cisco
8 16 (8.70%) McAfee
9 15 (8.15%) Blue Coat
9 15 (8.15%) Websense
9 15 (8.15%) Citrix
9 15 (8.15%) IronPort
10 13 (7.07%) Qualys
10 13 (7.07%) Splunk
10 13 (7.07%) Lumension
10 13 (7.07%) Becrypt
10 13 (7.07%) LogRhythm
11 9 (4.89%) AppSense
12 8 (4.35%) VMware
Crewe, Cheshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £50,000 to £58,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago