The first table below looks at the demand for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 16 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 41 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing ERP 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.44% 0.23% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.26% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £62,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.00% +81.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 378 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 75.09% 88.32% 76.14%
Number of salaries quoted 148 222 103
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
ERP
Cheshire

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ERP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

ERP Salary Trend in Chester

ERP
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ERP Salary Histogram in Chester

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ERP 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 ERP.

1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (33.33%) Northgate
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) LAMP
4 3 (25.00%) MCTS
4 3 (25.00%) MCITP
4 3 (25.00%) Squid
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) RHCE

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LAMP
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) DSDM
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCTS
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) RHCE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Squid
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Northgate
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Compaq
3 3 (25.00%) Foundry
4 2 (16.67%) Epicor