Period
to 5 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Sector in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Public Sector over the 6 months to 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Public Sector
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 116 132
Rank change year-on-year +33 +16 -49
Permanent jobs citing Public Sector 27 25 57
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.76% 1.17% 1.68%
As % of the General category 5.81% 2.77% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 28
Median annual salary £51,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,577 £57,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +18.42%

Public Sector is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 465 901 1,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 30.27% 42.12% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 310 553 1,155
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Public Sector
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Public Sector as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Public Sector in Cheshire

Public Sector
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Public Sector in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Public Sector in Cheshire

Public Sector
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Public Sector in Cheshire over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Public Sector in Cheshire

Public Sector
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Public Sector within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 5 April 2020. 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
Warrington -2 12 £51,250 +46.43% 3
Runcorn -1 4 £35,000 -26.32% 1
Wilmslow +5 3 £52,284 - 1
Nantwich +10 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Chester -17 1 - - 2
Public Sector
North West

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, IT jobs citing Public Sector also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Public Sector.

1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 6 (22.22%) SaaS
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) Local Government
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 4 (14.81%) Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Azure
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) Juniper
7 3 (11.11%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
7 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (11.11%) Meraki
7 3 (11.11%) WebEx
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) AWS

Public Sector
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) SaaS
2 4 (14.81%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) IaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (11.11%) MPLS
4 3 (11.11%) VLAN
4 3 (11.11%) WebEx
4 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Local Government
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Business Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) IT Support
2 3 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Salesperson
2 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) CRM
1 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
1 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Data Privacy
2 3 (11.11%) Information Governance
2 3 (11.11%) Information Management
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (11.11%) Network Design
2 3 (11.11%) Presales
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (7.41%) CISM
2 2 (7.41%) CISSP
2 2 (7.41%) CLAS
2 2 (7.41%) IISP
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) RMADS
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Meraki
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam