Period
to 25 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Progress products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Progress over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Progress Software Corporation.

Progress
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 140 182
Rank change year-on-year -35 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing Progress 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.033% 0.13% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.073% 0.32% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Cheshire median annual salary £22,000 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.24% -19.05% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £41,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £23,000 £43,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year - -20.93% +43.33%

Progress is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1364 935 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.53% 41.45% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 767 1100
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,400 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,050 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Progress
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Progress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Progress in Cheshire

Progress
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Progress in Cheshire

Progress
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Progress within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlewich - 1 £22,000 -
Progress
North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Progress 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 Progress.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Progress
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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sage
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware