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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 196 112 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.12% 6.37% 8.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.79% 7.87% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 87 176
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1663 1423 1756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.85% 80.90% 82.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1462 1141 1494
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +17 42 £28,000 -12.50% 2
Knutsford +22 35 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Chester +10 10 £24,500 -31.94%
Runcorn +2 9 £46,250 +18.58% 1
Wilmslow -15 3 £45,000 +45.16%
Crewe +6 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Macclesfield 0 2 £60,000 - 1
Daresbury - 2 £40,000 -
Northwich - 1 - - 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 173 (45.89%) Finance
2 86 (22.81%) Windows
3 83 (22.02%) Service Delivery
4 79 (20.95%) Service Management
5 75 (19.89%) Change Management
6 73 (19.36%) Oracle
7 67 (17.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 61 (16.18%) SLA
9 60 (15.92%) Microsoft
9 60 (15.92%) MS Excel
10 52 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 52 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 50 (13.26%) SQL
11 50 (13.26%) ITIL Certification
12 49 (13.00%) PRINCE2
13 47 (12.47%) Active Directory
13 47 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 39 (10.34%) MS Exchange
15 39 (10.34%) Project Management
15 39 (10.34%) Problem Management
16 37 (9.81%) Degree
17 33 (8.75%) MS Office
18 32 (8.49%) SAN
18 32 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
19 31 (8.22%) Security Cleared
19 31 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
19 31 (8.22%) .NET
20 30 (7.96%) Change Control
21 29 (7.69%) TCP/IP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 39 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 22 (5.84%) IIS
3 21 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 21 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (5.04%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.18%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.80%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.80%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.80%) Lync
10 2 (0.53%) CMS
10 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.27%) Apache
11 1 (0.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 60 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.75%) MS Office
3 6 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.33%) HFM
3 3 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.27%) SaaS
1 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.49%) SAN
2 29 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 24 (6.37%) NAS
4 21 (5.57%) DNS
5 18 (4.77%) SMTP
6 15 (3.98%) LAN
7 13 (3.45%) WAN
8 10 (2.65%) VPN
9 5 (1.33%) Firewall
9 5 (1.33%) FTP
9 5 (1.33%) HTTP
10 4 (1.06%) DHCP
10 4 (1.06%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.80%) Network Security
11 3 (0.80%) Intranet
12 2 (0.53%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.27%) Internet
13 1 (0.27%) LDAP
13 1 (0.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.63%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (6.10%) Oracle Database 12c
5 22 (5.84%) Oracle Database 10g
5 22 (5.84%) Oracle9i Database
6 21 (5.57%) DB2
7 9 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.33%) Hyperion Smart View
10 4 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.80%) Ingres
11 3 (0.80%) Big Data
11 3 (0.80%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.53%) DB2 UDB
12 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.53%) OLTP
12 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.80%) Subversion
2 3 (0.80%) JIRA
2 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 173 (45.89%) Finance
2 22 (5.84%) Financial Institution
3 18 (4.77%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.77%) Banking
4 12 (3.18%) Retail
5 11 (2.92%) Legal
6 9 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (2.12%) Billing
8 7 (1.86%) Local Government
8 7 (1.86%) Publishing
9 4 (1.06%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Marketing
11 2 (0.53%) French Language
11 2 (0.53%) German Language
12 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 79 (20.95%) Analyst
2 49 (13.00%) Service Manager
3 37 (9.81%) Project Manager
4 34 (9.02%) Service Analyst
5 33 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
6 31 (8.22%) DBA
7 29 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 28 (7.43%) Applications Support
9 24 (6.37%) Oracle DBA
10 17 (4.51%) Support Analyst
11 15 (3.98%) Server Engineer
12 14 (3.71%) IT Services Manager
12 14 (3.71%) Operations Manager
13 12 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
13 12 (3.18%) Windows Support Engineer
14 11 (2.92%) Server Support Engineer
14 11 (2.92%) Windows Server Engineer
14 11 (2.92%) Senior Manager
14 11 (2.92%) Server Support
15 10 (2.65%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.22%) .NET
2 12 (3.18%) Middleware
3 10 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (2.12%) Web Services
5 5 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (1.06%) Ajax
7 3 (0.80%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.53%) HTML
8 2 (0.53%) NHibernate
8 2 (0.53%) JSON
8 2 (0.53%) CSS
8 2 (0.53%) XML
8 2 (0.53%) XSL
8 2 (0.53%) J2EE
8 2 (0.53%) RESTful
8 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (0.53%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (0.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.04%) Clustering
3 18 (4.77%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.18%) iSeries
5 7 (1.86%) AS400
6 6 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.59%) FMCG
7 5 (1.33%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.33%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.06%) EPoS
8 4 (1.06%) CMDB
9 3 (0.80%) GIS
9 3 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.53%) RMADS
10 2 (0.53%) User Experience
10 2 (0.53%) Open Source
10 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.53%) Life Science
10 2 (0.53%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 86 (22.81%) Windows
2 52 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (8.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (7.43%) UNIX
4 28 (7.43%) Windows 7
5 20 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (5.31%) Linux
6 14 (3.71%) Windows 8
7 12 (3.18%) Windows 2000
8 10 (2.65%) VMS
9 9 (2.39%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.33%) AIX
10 5 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (1.33%) Android
10 5 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.02%) Service Delivery
2 79 (20.95%) Service Management
3 75 (19.89%) Change Management
4 67 (17.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 49 (13.00%) PRINCE2
7 39 (10.34%) Project Management
7 39 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 32 (8.49%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (7.96%) Change Control
10 28 (7.43%) Capacity Management
11 23 (6.10%) Migration
12 22 (5.84%) Risk Management
12 22 (5.84%) Database Tuning
13 21 (5.57%) Supplier Management
13 21 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (4.51%) Business Continuity
14 17 (4.51%) Load Balancing
15 16 (4.24%) Resource Management
15 16 (4.24%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.26%) SQL
2 21 (5.57%) PowerShell
3 20 (5.31%) Perl
4 19 (5.04%) Java
4 19 (5.04%) VB.NET
5 8 (2.12%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.59%) C#
7 4 (1.06%) PHP
7 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.06%) Korn
8 3 (0.80%) VB
8 3 (0.80%) Python
8 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.53%) C
9 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.53%) VBA
9 2 (0.53%) VB6
9 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.27%) Ruby
10 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (13.26%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (9.81%) Degree
4 31 (8.22%) Security Cleared
5 28 (7.43%) SC Cleared
6 21 (5.57%) MCTS
7 20 (5.31%) MCSE
8 16 (4.24%) MCP
8 16 (4.24%) MCITP
9 15 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 15 (3.98%) MCSA
10 13 (3.45%) PMP
10 13 (3.45%) PMI Certification
11 11 (2.92%) CCA
11 11 (2.92%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.33%) CISSP
14 4 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (1.06%) CCNA
14 4 (1.06%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (16.18%) SLA
2 10 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.33%) QA
5 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.80%) COBIT
7 2 (0.53%) GxP
System Software
1 47 (12.47%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.92%) VMware ESX
5 10 (2.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (1.59%) XenApp
7 5 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.53%) vSphere
9 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.27%) GPFS
9 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (7.43%) Foglight
2 25 (6.63%) Data Guard
3 17 (4.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.92%) OpenView
5 9 (2.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (2.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.06%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.80%) SCCM
9 2 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.53%) Legato
10 1 (0.27%) Nagios
10 1 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 73 (19.36%) Oracle
2 60 (15.92%) Microsoft
3 28 (7.43%) HP
3 28 (7.43%) Imperva
4 27 (7.16%) Citrix
5 24 (6.37%) VMware
6 21 (5.57%) Symantec
7 20 (5.31%) IBM
8 13 (3.45%) Cisco
9 12 (3.18%) Lotus
10 10 (2.65%) IronPort
10 10 (2.65%) Hyperion
11 9 (2.39%) Dell
12 8 (2.12%) McAfee
13 7 (1.86%) EMC
14 6 (1.59%) NetApp
14 6 (1.59%) SAP
15 5 (1.33%) Juniper
15 5 (1.33%) Fujitsu
15 5 (1.33%) Teradata
Knutsford, Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, car allowance, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefirs
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,500 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefirs
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefirs
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago