The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 141 187 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.06% 9.65% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 11.51% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 116 142 95
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £23,740
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
ITIL
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1520 1625 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.91% 83.85% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1253 1294 1036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Cheshire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ITIL
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +8 44 £32,000 -5.88% 3
Knutsford -13 22 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Chester -5 12 £29,000 -38.94% 2
Wilmslow +6 6 £24,000 +20.00%
Crewe -9 6 £60,000 +252.94% 2
Runcorn -1 5 £27,500 -11.29%
Macclesfield +14 4 £43,750 +16.66%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 £40,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL 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.

1 115 (41.82%) Windows
2 92 (33.45%) Active Directory
3 68 (24.73%) Service Management
4 65 (23.64%) Microsoft
5 59 (21.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 57 (20.73%) MS Exchange
7 55 (20.00%) Finance
8 48 (17.45%) Windows 7
9 45 (16.36%) VMware
10 43 (15.64%) PRINCE2
11 39 (14.18%) Service Delivery
12 37 (13.45%) Cisco
12 37 (13.45%) Project Management
13 36 (13.09%) MCSE
13 36 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 35 (12.73%) Degree
14 35 (12.73%) Problem Management
14 35 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
15 34 (12.36%) SQL
15 34 (12.36%) SLA
16 33 (12.00%) CCNA
16 33 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
16 33 (12.00%) MS Office
16 33 (12.00%) SCCM
17 32 (11.64%) Change Management
18 31 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
19 29 (10.55%) MS Excel
19 29 (10.55%) Citrix
20 28 (10.18%) Windows XP
20 28 (10.18%) Office 365

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (20.73%) MS Exchange
2 31 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.27%) IIS
6 5 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.09%) Lync
7 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.09%) Apache
7 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.73%) CICS
8 2 (0.73%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.73%) CMS
9 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 33 (12.00%) MS Office
2 29 (10.55%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.45%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.18%) Office 365
2 5 (1.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (1.82%) SaaS
2 5 (1.82%) PaaS
3 2 (0.73%) GitHub
3 2 (0.73%) Trello
4 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.82%) DNS
2 25 (9.09%) DHCP
3 23 (8.36%) WAN
3 23 (8.36%) TCP/IP
3 23 (8.36%) VPN
3 23 (8.36%) Firewall
4 22 (8.00%) LAN
5 15 (5.45%) SAN
5 15 (5.45%) Internet
6 14 (5.09%) VLAN
7 9 (3.27%) NAS
7 9 (3.27%) VDSL
7 9 (3.27%) ADSL
8 8 (2.91%) Wireless
9 6 (2.18%) VoIP
9 6 (2.18%) Network Security
10 4 (1.45%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.45%) MPLS
11 3 (1.09%) DPNSS
11 3 (1.09%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.27%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
1 2 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 55 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.82%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.09%) Retail
5 11 (4.00%) Financial Institution
6 9 (3.27%) Law
7 7 (2.55%) Advertising
7 7 (2.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (2.18%) Local Government
9 5 (1.82%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Billing
11 2 (0.73%) Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (34.91%) Analyst
2 35 (12.73%) Service Analyst
2 35 (12.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 30 (10.91%) Support Analyst
4 21 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (6.91%) Service Manager
6 18 (6.55%) Support Engineer
6 18 (6.55%) IT Manager
7 17 (6.18%) Project Manager
8 16 (5.82%) Administrator
8 16 (5.82%) Transition Manager
9 15 (5.45%) Applications Support
10 13 (4.73%) Team Leader
10 13 (4.73%) IT Support
11 12 (4.36%) Support Team Leader
12 11 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
13 10 (3.64%) Help Desk Analyst
13 10 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
13 10 (3.64%) Information Analyst
13 10 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.91%) .NET
2 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.73%) RESTful
3 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.18%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.18%) Life Science
3 13 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.64%) Thin Client
4 10 (3.64%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.55%) EPoS
5 7 (2.55%) Replication
6 6 (2.18%) Clustering
7 5 (1.82%) PMI
7 5 (1.82%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.45%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.45%) User Experience
9 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 115 (41.82%) Windows
2 48 (17.45%) Windows 7
3 36 (13.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (10.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (10.18%) Windows XP
5 13 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.73%) Windows 8
6 11 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (2.18%) Linux
8 2 (0.73%) UNIX
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) AIX
9 1 (0.36%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.73%) Service Management
2 43 (15.64%) PRINCE2
3 39 (14.18%) Service Delivery
4 37 (13.45%) Project Management
5 35 (12.73%) Problem Management
6 32 (11.64%) Change Management
7 23 (8.36%) Incident Management
8 21 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (6.55%) ITSM
11 16 (5.82%) Risk Management
11 16 (5.82%) Information Security
11 16 (5.82%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.45%) Risk Assessment
13 12 (4.36%) Capacity Management
13 12 (4.36%) PRINCE
13 12 (4.36%) Line Management
14 11 (4.00%) ERP
14 11 (4.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.36%) SQL
2 21 (7.64%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.36%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.18%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.45%) COBOL
5 4 (1.45%) Java
6 3 (1.09%) C
7 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.73%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 2 (0.73%) JCL
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (21.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (13.09%) MCSE
3 35 (12.73%) Degree
4 33 (12.00%) CCNA
4 33 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (8.36%) MCITP
6 22 (8.00%) MCP
7 21 (7.64%) MCTS
8 20 (7.27%) Security Cleared
9 19 (6.91%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (5.82%) MCSA
10 16 (5.82%) CCENT
11 15 (5.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (5.45%) MCDST
12 10 (3.64%) ISEB
13 9 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (3.27%) JNCIA
13 9 (3.27%) SC Cleared
14 7 (2.55%) PMI Certification
14 7 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.36%) SLA
2 15 (5.45%) COBIT
3 6 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.82%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.09%) QA
6 2 (0.73%) WCAG
6 2 (0.73%) WAI
System Software
1 92 (33.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.82%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.00%) Terminal Server
5 5 (1.82%) vSphere
6 4 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.45%) vCloud
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
8 2 (0.73%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.73%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (12.00%) SCCM
2 12 (4.36%) SCOM
3 5 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.82%) WSUS
4 3 (1.09%) Netcool
5 2 (0.73%) OpenView
5 2 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.36%) Foglight
6 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 65 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.36%) VMware
3 37 (13.45%) Cisco
4 29 (10.55%) Citrix
5 23 (8.36%) HP
6 17 (6.18%) AppSense
7 15 (5.45%) IBM
8 14 (5.09%) Oracle
9 13 (4.73%) Dell
10 11 (4.00%) Juniper
11 10 (3.64%) Symantec
12 7 (2.55%) Remedy
13 6 (2.18%) BT
14 5 (1.82%) EMC
15 4 (1.45%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.45%) ProCurve
16 3 (1.09%) McAfee
16 3 (1.09%) SAP
16 3 (1.09%) NetApp
17 2 (0.73%) Lotus
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Posted: 7 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £15,000 - £16,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago