Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Software Licensing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Licensing over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Licensing
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 152 134
Rank change year-on-year -20 -18 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Licensing 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.25% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +26.98% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £40,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,125 £40,000 £34,750
North West median annual salary £35,750 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -10.63% -21.95% +17.14%

Software Licensing is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,854 2,355 1,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.18% 89.44% 88.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,120 1,801 1,673
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,503 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

Software Licensing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Licensing in Cheshire

Software Licensing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Software Licensing in Cheshire

Software Licensing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Licensing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
Knutsford - 8 £37,500 - 1
Warrington +1 1 - - 1
Software Licensing
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Software Licensing 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 Software Licensing.

1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Android
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
2 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Business Continuity
2 8 (88.89%) Time Management
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Software Licensing
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 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Support
1 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Wintel Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Wintel Support
1 6 (66.67%) Wintel Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Continuity
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
1 8 (88.89%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Process Improvement
1 8 (88.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Hyper-V
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee