The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 38 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Migration 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.87% 1.18% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.47% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £39,000 £57,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.17% +41.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 204 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.28% 80.00% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 144 104
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Migration
Cheshire

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Migration
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Migration Salary Trend in Chester

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (33.33%) MCTS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (33.33%) High Availability
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
5 3 (33.33%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) MS Project
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Migration 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 Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) DTS
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Change and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCTS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle