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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 119 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 65.38% 52.94% 39.47%
As % of the General category 78.29% 96.92% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90 58 104
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
152 65 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 83.52% 54.62% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 117 59 112
Average salary £48,500 £46,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.30% +4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 6 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 45 (22.39%) ITIL
3 42 (20.90%) Service Delivery
4 40 (19.90%) Financial Institution
5 39 (19.40%) Windows
5 39 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (17.41%) Oracle
7 33 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (14.43%) Service Management
9 28 (13.93%) UNIX
10 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
11 26 (12.94%) Problem Management
12 22 (10.95%) Project Management
12 22 (10.95%) Banking
13 21 (10.45%) Microsoft
14 20 (9.95%) Cisco
14 20 (9.95%) Analytics
15 19 (9.45%) Change Management
16 18 (8.96%) Middleware
16 18 (8.96%) IBM
16 18 (8.96%) Teradata
16 18 (8.96%) Capacity Management
17 17 (8.46%) Incident Management
17 17 (8.46%) Mainframe
18 16 (7.96%) Risk Management
18 16 (7.96%) Citrix
18 16 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (7.46%) VMware
19 15 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
19 15 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (3.98%) SharePoint
1 8 (3.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.00%) CICS
3 1 (0.50%) IIS
3 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.50%) SAS
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.98%) MS Office
3 7 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.48%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (3.48%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.97%) MPLS
1 14 (6.97%) OSPF
1 14 (6.97%) BGP
2 11 (5.47%) Internet
3 6 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.49%) ATM
5 2 (1.00%) Firewall
5 2 (1.00%) Network Security
5 2 (1.00%) SSL
5 2 (1.00%) SAN
6 1 (0.50%) NAS
6 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.50%) SMTP
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.46%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (4.48%) Oracle9i Database
6 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (3.98%) DB2
8 7 (3.48%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.49%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (2.49%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.49%) Ingres
10 5 (2.49%) OLTP
11 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.49%) Big Data
13 1 (0.50%) Impala
13 1 (0.50%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (19.90%) Financial Institution
2 22 (10.95%) Banking
3 9 (4.48%) Marketing
4 8 (3.98%) Retail
5 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.99%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
8 2 (1.00%) International Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (11.44%) Architect
2 21 (10.45%) DBA
3 20 (9.95%) Analyst
3 20 (9.95%) Consultant
4 16 (7.96%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (7.46%) Project Manager
5 15 (7.46%) Service Manager
6 14 (6.97%) Designer
7 12 (5.97%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (5.47%) Infrastructure Designer
9 10 (4.98%) IT Services Manager
9 10 (4.98%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (4.48%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.48%) PPC Specialist
10 9 (4.48%) Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (4.48%) PPC Manager
10 9 (4.48%) PPC Analyst
10 9 (4.48%) PPC Executive
11 8 (3.98%) Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (3.98%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.96%) Middleware
2 6 (2.99%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (1.99%) HTML
3 4 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.49%) CSS
5 2 (1.00%) ISPF
5 2 (1.00%) .NET
6 1 (0.50%) J2EE
6 1 (0.50%) RESTful
6 1 (0.50%) Kafka
6 1 (0.50%) Cascading
6 1 (0.50%) Java EE
6 1 (0.50%) JSON
6 1 (0.50%) JDBC
6 1 (0.50%) SOAP
6 1 (0.50%) Web Services
6 1 (0.50%) XML
6 1 (0.50%) ODBC
6 1 (0.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.46%) Mainframe
3 15 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.47%) User Experience
5 11 (5.47%) Tandem
6 10 (4.98%) IBM Mainframe
6 10 (4.98%) Data Integration
7 9 (4.48%) Economics
8 5 (2.49%) Statistics
8 5 (2.49%) Cryptography
8 5 (2.49%) Clustering
8 5 (2.49%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.99%) Replication
9 4 (1.99%) PKI
10 2 (1.00%) FMCG
10 2 (1.00%) PMI
11 1 (0.50%) GIS
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.40%) Windows
2 28 (13.93%) UNIX
3 9 (4.48%) Linux
4 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.99%) AIX
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.00%) VMS
8 1 (0.50%) zOS
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 45 (22.39%) ITIL
3 42 (20.90%) Service Delivery
4 33 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (14.43%) Service Management
6 26 (12.94%) Problem Management
7 22 (10.95%) Project Management
8 20 (9.95%) Analytics
9 19 (9.45%) Change Management
10 18 (8.96%) Capacity Management
11 17 (8.46%) Incident Management
12 16 (7.96%) Risk Management
13 15 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
13 15 (7.46%) Mentoring
14 14 (6.97%) Data Analysis
15 13 (6.47%) PRINCE2
15 13 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (5.97%) Supplier Management
16 12 (5.97%) Risk Analysis
16 12 (5.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.46%) SQL
2 10 (4.98%) T-SQL
3 7 (3.48%) Java
4 4 (1.99%) C++
5 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.49%) Perl
6 2 (1.00%) COBOL
6 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.00%) JCL
7 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.50%) Scala
7 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.50%) C
7 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (6.97%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (6.47%) Degree
3 12 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.98%) CCNP
5 7 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.99%) CCIE
7 5 (2.49%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.49%) CISA
8 3 (1.49%) PMP
8 3 (1.49%) CISSP
8 3 (1.49%) VCP4
9 2 (1.00%) CRISC
10 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.48%) XenApp
2 9 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (2.99%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.49%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.50%) HDFS
6 1 (0.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (5.97%) Data Guard
2 9 (4.48%) Foglight
3 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (17.41%) Oracle
2 21 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.95%) Cisco
4 18 (8.96%) IBM
4 18 (8.96%) Teradata
5 16 (7.96%) Citrix
6 15 (7.46%) VMware
7 14 (6.97%) F5
7 14 (6.97%) Riverbed
7 14 (6.97%) Juniper
8 11 (5.47%) HP
9 9 (4.48%) Imperva
9 9 (4.48%) Google
10 7 (3.48%) Informatica
11 6 (2.99%) NetApp
11 6 (2.99%) EMC
11 6 (2.99%) Sybase
11 6 (2.99%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.49%) Dell
12 5 (2.49%) Ab Initio
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