The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 116 110 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 7 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 0.65% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.63% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 23
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
ITIL Certification
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
377 419 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.42% 24.57% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 287 287 305
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,990
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Cheshire region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 3 £62,500 +58.22%
Macclesfield +18 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Runcorn -7 2 £45,000 +66.66%
ITIL Certification
North West

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
2 9 (29.03%) SLA
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
3 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
5 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 6 (19.35%) Finance
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) CCNA
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) LAN
5 6 (19.35%) WAN
6 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
6 5 (16.13%) PBX
6 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 5 (16.13%) DPNSS
6 5 (16.13%) QSIG
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
6 5 (16.13%) Android
6 5 (16.13%) Operations Management
6 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
6 5 (16.13%) Lync
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) LAN
1 6 (19.35%) WAN
2 5 (16.13%) PBX
2 5 (16.13%) VoIP
2 5 (16.13%) DPNSS
2 5 (16.13%) QSIG
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Software Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Software Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Managed Services Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Service Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Transition Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Service Operations Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Operations Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Mobile
2 5 (16.13%) Android
2 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
3 8 (25.81%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.13%) Operations Management
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (6.45%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
1 2 (6.45%) C#
1 2 (6.45%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) CCNA
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) SAP