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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank - 40 42
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.77% 2.84%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.28% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
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
24 61 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.71% 23.37% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 35 43
Average salary £47,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.87% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP