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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tandem
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Tandem 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.44% 0.85% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.84% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
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
124 64 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.41% 27.23% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,900 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £41,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (66.67%) GIS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Sun
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Banking

Tandem
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) SIEM
1 6 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Sun