The table below looks at the statistics for Strategic Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Strategic Planning over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Strategic Planning
Rank 122 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Planning 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.65%
Strategic Planning
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1509 1651 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.07% 83.98% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1324 1030
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Strategic Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Strategic Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Strategic Planning Salary Trend in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Strategic Planning across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Strategic Planning Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Strategic Planning
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Planning within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Knutsford +5 4 £41,250 +33.06%
Strategic Planning
North West

Strategic Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Migration
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
5 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
5 4 (28.57%) WSUS
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (28.57%) vCloud
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM

Strategic Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Strategic Planning 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 Strategic Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) Broadband
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) Patch Management
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
1 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (28.57%) vCloud
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) ProCurve
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) EMC
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) TOWER Software
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) SAP