The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared 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 Qualifications for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 44 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.36% 3.04% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 25.49% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Average salary - £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 24.91% 11.92% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 32
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £21,216
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Cleared
Cheshire

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Chester

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago