The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - 31 42
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.04% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.55% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £42,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +80.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
SC Cleared
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 44 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.51% 22.80% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 27
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £44,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Chester

SC Cleared
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SC Cleared 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) IT Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Risk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft