Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Life Science over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Life Sciences
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 78 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 +31
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 14 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.22% 0.31% 2.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.31% 0.71% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 - £60,000
10th Percentile £42,500 - £54,000
90th Percentile £47,500 - £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 - £47,500

Life Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 222 280 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 35.24% 43.14% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 151 242 324
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,500 £53,250 £49,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -2.50%

Life Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing Life Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Life Science in Warrington

Life Science
Salary Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Life Science in Warrington.

Salary trend for Life Science in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Life Science 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Life Science.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) WSUS
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Fat Client
2 9 (64.29%) SCOM
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 9 (64.29%) EqualLogic
2 9 (64.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) MCSA
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) CommVault
2 9 (64.29%) NetApp
2 9 (64.29%) Thin Client
2 9 (64.29%) Symantec
2 9 (64.29%) Change Management
2 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) IPsec

Life Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (35.71%) EIGRP
2 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) IPsec
2 5 (35.71%) MPLS
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) SNMP
2 5 (35.71%) SSL
2 5 (35.71%) TACACS
2 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
General
1 14 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
1 9 (64.29%) Fat Client
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
1 9 (64.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Asset Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
2 5 (35.71%) ITSM
2 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (64.29%) MCSA
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCOM
1 9 (64.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 9 (64.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) CommVault
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) EqualLogic
2 9 (64.29%) NetApp
2 9 (64.29%) Symantec
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Riverbed