The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 7 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 10.00% 2.86% 2.33%
As % of the General category 42.86% 14.29% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Retail
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
7 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 23.33% 20.00% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £34,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Retail
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Retail Salary Trend in Runcorn

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Retail 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 Retail.

1 9 (90.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) HND
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) VBA
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Statistics
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Runcorn region citing Retail 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 Retail. 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 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (90.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Data Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
4 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 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%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
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 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix