The table below looks at the prevalence of the term NHS in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NHS over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
National Health Service (NHS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 90 97 116
Rank change year-on-year +7 +19  
Permanent jobs citing NHS 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.42% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
Median salary £28,750 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.47% +31.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,016 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.03% +6.66%  

NHS is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 350 474 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.83% 36.52% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 235 386 478
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

NHS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing NHS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for NHS in Cheshire

NHS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for NHS in Cheshire

NHS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Warrington +7 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Knutsford - 1 £25,000 -
NHS
North West

NHS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing NHS 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 NHS.

1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) InDesign

NHS
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (20.00%) InDesign
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) NHS IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Graphic Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (20.00%) Information Management
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) VMware