The first table below looks at the demand for Software Distribution skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 125 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Distribution 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.054% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £72,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1486 1391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.24% 79.55% 78.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1123 1188
Average salary £37,950 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Distribution
North West

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Software Distribution
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Software Distribution Salary Trend in Cheshire

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution.

1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Software Distribution 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 Software Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft