The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 9 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 11.43% 4.55% 4.65%
As % of the General category 36.36% 27.27% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £22,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -10.00%
Pharmaceutical
Cheshire

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

General Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 31.43% 16.67% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £31,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in Runcorn

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Pharmaceutical 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 Pharmaceutical.

1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (40.00%) HND
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) HNC
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Pharmaceutical 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 Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Data Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) IT Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support
1 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware