The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Tandem in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Tandem over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 26 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.42% 0.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.31% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Tandem
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 75 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 42.92% 33.19% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 83 55 82
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +10.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,300 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Tandem
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Tandem Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Tandem
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Tandem Salary Trend in Chester

Tandem
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Tandem 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 Tandem.

1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
1 16 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 13 (81.25%) CISSP
2 13 (81.25%) GIS
3 9 (56.25%) Sun
3 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Banking

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Tandem 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 Tandem. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Information Security
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
1 16 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 9 (56.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (56.25%) Sun
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft