The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 50 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.34% 1.92% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 7.94% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security 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
60 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.69% 24.23% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 73
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft