The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 22 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 28 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.44% 2.34% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.92% 40.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 2
Average salary £33,852 £21,750 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.64% -15.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,150 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £24,350 £31,150
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.35% 5.86% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 38
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £40,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
Cheshire

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Internet
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Internet Salary Trend in Chester

Internet
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Chester region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Chester

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (46.15%) Computer Security
2 6 (46.15%) Data Privacy
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) EnCE
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (38.46%) CEH
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Mockito
5 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (23.08%) PowerMock
5 3 (23.08%) JAX-RS
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 3 (23.08%) Spring
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) JSON

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (23.08%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 3 (23.08%) Informix
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Mockito
1 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Introscope
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
3 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Forensic Investigator
2 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
1 3 (23.08%) PowerMock
1 3 (23.08%) JAX-RS
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) JAX-RPC
1 3 (23.08%) WSDL
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
1 3 (23.08%) Servlets
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Security
1 6 (46.15%) Data Privacy
2 5 (38.46%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) EnCE
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
1 5 (38.46%) CEH
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Compuware
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Perforce
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
5 1 (7.69%) Tableau
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
Chester
Computer Futures
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Posted: 17 days ago
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