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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 127 194 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.75% 10.46% 7.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.67% 11.92% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 103 171 79
Average salary £30,223 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.31% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1088 1628 1322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.50% 87.81% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 952 1338 994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £62,115
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -10 32 £35,500 +29.09% 3
Knutsford -10 13 £31,500 -42.72% 2
Macclesfield +26 8 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Crewe +10 6 £33,500 +11.66% 1
Runcorn -2 5 £19,000 -24.00%
Wilmslow +3 4 £22,330 -49.24% 2
Daresbury - 4 £40,000 -
Chester -13 2 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £20,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 99 (43.42%) Windows
2 93 (40.79%) Active Directory
3 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
4 60 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 56 (24.56%) Citrix
6 50 (21.93%) SCCM
7 48 (21.05%) Finance
8 43 (18.86%) Office 365
9 40 (17.54%) Service Delivery
10 38 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 36 (15.79%) AppSense
12 34 (14.91%) ITIL Certification
13 32 (14.04%) Project Management
14 31 (13.60%) MS Office
15 30 (13.16%) SQL
15 30 (13.16%) VMware
16 28 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (11.84%) PRINCE2
17 27 (11.84%) SLA
18 25 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
19 24 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (10.09%) Service Management
21 22 (9.65%) Windows 7
22 21 (9.21%) Manufacturing
22 21 (9.21%) LAN
23 20 (8.77%) Cisco
23 20 (8.77%) Business Continuity
23 20 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
24 19 (8.33%) Incident Management
24 19 (8.33%) Oracle

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 60 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.46%) IIS
3 9 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.32%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.88%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.44%) Apache
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.75%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) CATIA
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) HFM
2 2 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) assyst
3 1 (0.44%) Maximo
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 43 (18.86%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.21%) LAN
2 15 (6.58%) DNS
3 14 (6.14%) WAN
4 11 (4.82%) Firewall
5 9 (3.95%) VPN
6 8 (3.51%) VoIP
7 7 (3.07%) NAS
8 6 (2.63%) DHCP
8 6 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.75%) Wireless
10 3 (1.32%) DMZ
10 3 (1.32%) Internet
10 3 (1.32%) SMTP
10 3 (1.32%) SSL
11 2 (0.88%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.88%) MPLS
12 1 (0.44%) PBX
12 1 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database
2 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.07%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.75%) IBM BigInsights
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.32%) GIS
8 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 48 (21.05%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Manufacturing
3 12 (5.26%) Retail
4 9 (3.95%) Billing
5 8 (3.51%) Law
5 8 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.75%) Advertising
7 4 (1.75%) Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (36.40%) Analyst
2 56 (24.56%) Support Analyst
3 23 (10.09%) Service Analyst
4 21 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (9.21%) Service Manager
5 16 (7.02%) DBA
6 15 (6.58%) Project Manager
6 15 (6.58%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (6.58%) Senior IT Support
7 14 (6.14%) Applications Support
7 14 (6.14%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (6.14%) Senior Support Analyst
7 14 (6.14%) Services Delivery Manager
8 13 (5.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 12 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.82%) Technical Support
11 10 (4.39%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) .NET
2 5 (2.19%) Middleware
3 3 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.44%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.70%) Life Science
4 9 (3.95%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.19%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.75%) Clustering
7 4 (1.75%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.32%) Fintech
8 3 (1.32%) Replication
9 2 (0.88%) Statistics
10 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.44%) CMDB
10 1 (0.44%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.44%) iPad
10 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.44%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.42%) Windows
2 22 (9.65%) Windows 7
3 17 (7.46%) Linux
4 16 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.70%) Unix
6 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.07%) Android
7 7 (3.07%) Apple iOS
7 7 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.88%) AIX
9 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.44%) HPUX
10 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.44%) Solaris
10 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.54%) Service Delivery
2 32 (14.04%) Project Management
3 27 (11.84%) PRINCE2
4 25 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (10.09%) Service Management
6 20 (8.77%) Business Continuity
7 19 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 18 (7.89%) Change Management
8 18 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.58%) ITIL V3
10 14 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.14%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.26%) ITSM
12 11 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (4.39%) Change Control
14 9 (3.95%) Knowledge Management
14 9 (3.95%) Project Planning
15 8 (3.51%) Configuration Management
15 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.16%) SQL
2 7 (3.07%) Java
3 5 (2.19%) Perl
3 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.75%) Python
4 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.32%) C
6 2 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) Lua
7 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (14.91%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (7.89%) MCDST
4 14 (6.14%) Degree
5 8 (3.51%) APMP
5 8 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.51%) ISEB
6 6 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.75%) HND
8 4 (1.75%) MCSE
9 3 (1.32%) CCNA
9 3 (1.32%) MCP
9 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.88%) ACCA
10 2 (0.88%) CCIE
10 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.88%) MCITP
10 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.84%) SLA
2 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.32%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.32%) QA
4 2 (0.88%) COBIT
4 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) Val IT
System Software
1 93 (40.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (2.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.75%) GPFS
5 4 (1.75%) XenApp
6 3 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.88%) Postfix
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.44%) vSphere
8 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (21.93%) SCCM
2 7 (3.07%) Data Guard
2 7 (3.07%) Foglight
2 7 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (3.07%) SCOM
3 4 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.44%) Netcool
4 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 61 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 56 (24.56%) Citrix
3 36 (15.79%) AppSense
4 30 (13.16%) VMware
5 20 (8.77%) Cisco
6 19 (8.33%) Oracle
7 7 (3.07%) IBM
7 7 (3.07%) Imperva
8 6 (2.63%) HP
8 6 (2.63%) Intel
8 6 (2.63%) RainStor
8 6 (2.63%) Teradata
9 5 (2.19%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.19%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.75%) EMC
10 4 (1.75%) SAP
11 3 (1.32%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.32%) Lotus
11 3 (1.32%) Sophos
12 2 (0.88%) Apple
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per month
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£45,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Great Salary and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago