The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for GIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GIS over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Geographic Information System (GIS)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 86 110
Rank change year-on-year -8 +24  
Permanent jobs citing GIS 20 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.39% 0.21% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 0.74% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 12
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £36,598 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.87% -13.88%  

GIS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 479 270 586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.22% 28.04% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 392 243 492
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing GIS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for GIS in Cheshire

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Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GIS in Cheshire.

Salary trend for GIS in Cheshire

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Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GIS in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GIS in Cheshire

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Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GIS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -24 14 - -
Warrington -10 1 £60,000 -
GIS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing GIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for GIS.

1 24 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 24 (75.00%) Information Security
2 22 (68.75%) Finance
3 17 (53.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (43.75%) CISSP
4 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 9 (28.13%) CISA
6 9 (28.13%) CISM
6 9 (28.13%) Windows
7 8 (25.00%) Banking
8 7 (21.88%) SQL
8 7 (21.88%) Network Security
9 6 (18.75%) Contactless
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Middleware
10 5 (15.63%) Juniper
10 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.63%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (15.63%) Unix
10 5 (15.63%) Service Management
10 5 (15.63%) FortiGate
10 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
11 4 (12.50%) Line Management
11 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) Open Source
11 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) DMZ
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Maltego
1 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) AppScan
1 2 (6.25%) sqlmap
General
1 22 (68.75%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Head of Engineering
1 5 (15.63%) Security Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) COBIT Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Compliance Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Head of Security
5 1 (3.13%) Information Strategy Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Product Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Designer
5 1 (3.13%) Strategy Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) OLE
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Contactless
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (6.25%) Cybercrime
3 2 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Information Security
1 24 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 17 (53.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.50%) IT Strategy
6 4 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Wealth Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) CISSP
2 9 (28.13%) CISA
2 9 (28.13%) CISM
3 3 (9.38%) PMP
4 2 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) PMO
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) Graphite
2 2 (6.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
1 5 (15.63%) Juniper
2 3 (9.38%) NCR
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Palantir
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago