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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank - 39 42
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.48% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.80% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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
28 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.67% 25.46% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 42
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,100 £60,000
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

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP