The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 91 66 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 52.00% 36.46% 43.78%
As % of the General category 81.98% 78.57% 72.86%
Number of salaries quoted 86 64 102
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
Cheshire

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

General Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 84 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 63.43% 46.41% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 106 82 138
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Finance
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Knutsford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 47 (26.11%) ITIL
1 47 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 39 (21.67%) Windows
3 36 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 30 (16.67%) Banking
5 29 (16.11%) Service Delivery
6 28 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (14.44%) Change Management
7 26 (14.44%) Financial Institution
8 25 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
9 24 (13.33%) UNIX
10 22 (12.22%) Java
10 22 (12.22%) IBM
10 22 (12.22%) Service Management
10 22 (12.22%) Problem Management
11 21 (11.67%) SQL
12 20 (11.11%) Oracle
12 20 (11.11%) Middleware
13 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (10.00%) Change Control
15 17 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
17 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (7.78%) Citrix
17 14 (7.78%) DB2
17 14 (7.78%) J2EE
17 14 (7.78%) COBOL
17 14 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (7.22%) CICS
18 13 (7.22%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.22%) CICS
2 9 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.67%) Internet
2 8 (4.44%) SAN
3 6 (3.33%) SSL
4 5 (2.78%) DNS
4 5 (2.78%) ATM
4 5 (2.78%) SMTP
4 5 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.78%) NAS
5 3 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.11%) VPN
6 2 (1.11%) HTTP
6 2 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.78%) DB2
2 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.44%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.78%) Big Data
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.11%) Informix
9 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.56%) Impala
10 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Introscope
1 2 (1.11%) JIRA
1 2 (1.11%) Selenium
1 2 (1.11%) Mockito
1 2 (1.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.11%) JUnit
2 1 (0.56%) ClearCase
General
1 30 (16.67%) Banking
2 26 (14.44%) Financial Institution
3 13 (7.22%) Retail
4 5 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.22%) Publishing
6 2 (1.11%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (21.11%) Analyst
2 33 (18.33%) Architect
3 25 (13.89%) Designer
4 14 (7.78%) Service Manager
5 12 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 12 (6.67%) DBA
6 11 (6.11%) Consultant
6 11 (6.11%) Applications Architect
6 11 (6.11%) Infrastructure Designer
7 10 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
7 10 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
7 10 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 10 (5.56%) Server Support
7 10 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
8 9 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 9 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (4.44%) Messaging Engineer
10 7 (3.89%) IT Services Manager
10 7 (3.89%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (3.89%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.11%) Middleware
2 14 (7.78%) J2EE
3 7 (3.89%) CSS
3 7 (3.89%) HTML
3 7 (3.89%) .NET
4 6 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (2.78%) JSON
5 5 (2.78%) Web Services
5 5 (2.78%) XML
6 4 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (1.67%) ISPF
7 3 (1.67%) JDBC
7 3 (1.67%) SOAP
7 3 (1.67%) RESTful
8 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 2 (1.11%) REST
8 2 (1.11%) PowerMock
8 2 (1.11%) JAX-RS
8 2 (1.11%) XSL
8 2 (1.11%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 19 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 11 (6.11%) Tandem
5 7 (3.89%) Clustering
5 7 (3.89%) Algorithms
6 6 (3.33%) User Experience
6 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.78%) Cryptography
7 5 (2.78%) PKI
7 5 (2.78%) Statistics
8 3 (1.67%) PMI
9 2 (1.11%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.11%) Replication
9 2 (1.11%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.11%) FMCG
9 2 (1.11%) Open Source
9 2 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.67%) Windows
2 24 (13.33%) UNIX
3 17 (9.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (5.00%) VMS
6 8 (4.44%) Linux
6 8 (4.44%) Windows 2000
7 5 (2.78%) AIX
7 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.11%) ITIL
1 47 (26.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (16.11%) Service Delivery
3 28 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (14.44%) Change Management
5 25 (13.89%) Risk Analysis
6 22 (12.22%) Problem Management
6 22 (12.22%) Service Management
7 18 (10.00%) Change Control
8 14 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.22%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.22%) Incident Management
9 13 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (6.67%) UML
11 11 (6.11%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.56%) Test Strategy
12 10 (5.56%) Database Security
13 9 (5.00%) Information Security
13 9 (5.00%) Project Management
14 8 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.22%) Java
2 21 (11.67%) SQL
3 14 (7.78%) COBOL
4 10 (5.56%) Perl
5 9 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.33%) C++
7 5 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.67%) JCL
10 2 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.56%) Scala
11 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (3.89%) CCA
2 7 (3.89%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.89%) MCTS
2 7 (3.89%) MCITP
2 7 (3.89%) Degree
3 6 (3.33%) PMP
4 4 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.67%) CISSP
5 3 (1.67%) CISA
5 3 (1.67%) MBA
5 3 (1.67%) CSQA
6 2 (1.11%) CRISC
7 1 (0.56%) AAT
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CIMA
7 1 (0.56%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.89%) VMware ESX
3 7 (3.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.67%) Snort
5 2 (1.11%) LiteSpeed
5 2 (1.11%) XenApp
5 2 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Foglight
2 8 (4.44%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.56%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 22 (12.22%) IBM
2 20 (11.11%) Oracle
3 14 (7.78%) Citrix
4 11 (6.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.56%) VMware
5 10 (5.56%) Imperva
6 8 (4.44%) HP
6 8 (4.44%) Teradata
7 6 (3.33%) Informatica
8 5 (2.78%) Symantec
9 4 (2.22%) McAfee
10 3 (1.67%) Sourcefire
10 3 (1.67%) EMC
10 3 (1.67%) Cisco
10 3 (1.67%) RainStor
11 2 (1.11%) Splunk
11 2 (1.11%) Perforce
11 2 (1.11%) Ab Initio
11 2 (1.11%) NetApp
11 2 (1.11%) Compuware
Knutsford, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, car allowance, benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Banking Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Banking Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago