The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 148 165 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.28% 9.67% 7.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.22% 12.68% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 115 140 169
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1301 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.98% 76.22% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1053 1587
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
ITIL
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 40 £27,600 -26.40% 3
Knutsford +2 24 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Chester -18 13 £47,500 +45.59%
Crewe +14 9 £17,000 -24.86% 1
Macclesfield +8 7 £42,500 -57.50% 3
Wilmslow -6 5 £20,000 -48.71%
Runcorn -5 3 £55,000 +115.68%
Nantwich - 1 £36,500 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 100 (36.90%) Finance
2 80 (29.52%) Microsoft
3 72 (26.57%) Windows
4 58 (21.40%) Service Delivery
5 57 (21.03%) MS Excel
6 55 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (19.56%) SLA
8 52 (19.19%) Active Directory
9 48 (17.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 47 (17.34%) Service Management
11 43 (15.87%) Change Management
11 43 (15.87%) MS Exchange
12 39 (14.39%) SharePoint
13 38 (14.02%) VMware
14 37 (13.65%) Incident Management
15 35 (12.92%) .NET
16 34 (12.55%) Problem Management
17 33 (12.18%) SQL
17 33 (12.18%) SAN
17 33 (12.18%) Project Management
18 32 (11.81%) PRINCE2
19 31 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
20 28 (10.33%) SQL Server
20 28 (10.33%) MCSE
20 28 (10.33%) Security Cleared
21 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
22 26 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
22 26 (9.59%) Citrix
22 26 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
23 25 (9.23%) Release Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 43 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 39 (14.39%) SharePoint
3 23 (8.49%) IIS
4 17 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.54%) LiveLink
5 15 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (5.17%) WebSphere
7 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.21%) Lync
8 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.85%) Apache
10 3 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.11%) Site Server
10 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.37%) SAS
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (21.03%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.38%) MS Office
3 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.74%) Office 365
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (12.18%) SAN
2 22 (8.12%) TCP/IP
3 17 (6.27%) DNS
4 15 (5.54%) LAN
5 14 (5.17%) VPN
6 13 (4.80%) WAN
6 13 (4.80%) NAS
7 11 (4.06%) Firewall
8 9 (3.32%) DHCP
9 6 (2.21%) VoIP
10 5 (1.85%) SMTP
11 4 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.48%) Network Security
12 3 (1.11%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.74%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.74%) Wireless
13 2 (0.74%) Intranet
13 2 (0.74%) LDAP
14 1 (0.37%) PBX
14 1 (0.37%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) DB2
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Smart View
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.48%) JIRA
2 3 (1.11%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.11%) Subversion
3 1 (0.37%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.37%) NUnit
General
1 100 (36.90%) Finance
2 19 (7.01%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.27%) Retail
4 15 (5.54%) Banking
5 7 (2.58%) Billing
5 7 (2.58%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.48%) Back Office
6 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.11%) Local Government
7 3 (1.11%) French Language
8 2 (0.74%) German Language
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (25.46%) Analyst
2 36 (13.28%) Applications Support
3 33 (12.18%) Support Analyst
4 28 (10.33%) Support Engineer
4 28 (10.33%) Service Manager
5 25 (9.23%) Service Analyst
6 24 (8.86%) Service Desk Analyst
7 19 (7.01%) Applications Support Analyst
7 19 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.54%) Services Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.54%) Delivery Manager
9 14 (5.17%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.80%) Operations Manager
11 9 (3.32%) Applications Support Engineer
12 8 (2.95%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (2.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.58%) Windows Support Engineer
13 7 (2.58%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (2.58%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.58%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.92%) .NET
2 9 (3.32%) Middleware
3 8 (2.95%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.58%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.48%) Ajax
6 3 (1.11%) RESTful
6 3 (1.11%) CSS
6 3 (1.11%) Web Services
6 3 (1.11%) HTML
6 3 (1.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.74%) J2EE
7 2 (0.74%) XML
7 2 (0.74%) XSL
7 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (0.74%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (0.74%) NHibernate
7 2 (0.74%) JSON
7 2 (0.74%) jQuery
8 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.90%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.69%) Replication
3 7 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.21%) Clustering
5 5 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.11%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.11%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.74%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.74%) GIS
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.74%) CMDB
7 2 (0.74%) PKI
7 2 (0.74%) Statistics
7 2 (0.74%) iPhone
7 2 (0.74%) Open Source
8 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.37%) EPoS
8 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 72 (26.57%) Windows
2 48 (17.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (9.23%) UNIX
5 22 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (7.38%) Windows XP
7 19 (7.01%) Windows 7
8 17 (6.27%) Linux
9 15 (5.54%) Windows 2000
10 10 (3.69%) AIX
11 8 (2.95%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.58%) Windows NT
13 6 (2.21%) VMS
13 6 (2.21%) MVS
14 4 (1.48%) zOS
15 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.11%) Android
16 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.40%) Service Delivery
2 47 (17.34%) Service Management
3 43 (15.87%) Change Management
4 37 (13.65%) Incident Management
5 34 (12.55%) Problem Management
6 33 (12.18%) Project Management
7 32 (11.81%) PRINCE2
8 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (9.23%) Release Management
10 18 (6.64%) Root Cause Analysis
11 14 (5.17%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.43%) Capacity Management
14 11 (4.06%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.06%) Business Continuity
15 10 (3.69%) Migration
15 10 (3.69%) ITIL V3
16 9 (3.32%) Service Desk Management
16 9 (3.32%) Risk Management
16 9 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.18%) SQL
2 18 (6.64%) VB
3 17 (6.27%) VB6
4 15 (5.54%) Java
5 8 (2.95%) C
5 8 (2.95%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.58%) Perl
7 6 (2.21%) C#
8 5 (1.85%) PHP
8 5 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.48%) Korn
9 4 (1.48%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.74%) VBA
10 2 (0.74%) Python
11 1 (0.37%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (20.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.33%) MCSE
2 28 (10.33%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.59%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (9.23%) SC Cleared
5 24 (8.86%) MCP
6 22 (8.12%) MCITP
7 20 (7.38%) MCSA
8 19 (7.01%) MCTS
9 17 (6.27%) Degree
10 15 (5.54%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (5.54%) CCNA
11 13 (4.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (3.69%) CCA
12 10 (3.69%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.85%) MCDST
14 5 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (1.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (19.56%) SLA
2 8 (2.95%) QA
3 4 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (19.19%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 11 (4.06%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.48%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.11%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.11%) XenApp
7 2 (0.74%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.74%) vSphere
7 2 (0.74%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (4.06%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.48%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.11%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.74%) OpenView
6 2 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.74%) SCCM
6 2 (0.74%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.37%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) Legato
7 1 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 80 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.02%) VMware
3 26 (9.59%) Citrix
4 23 (8.49%) Oracle
4 23 (8.49%) Cisco
5 22 (8.12%) HP
6 16 (5.90%) EMC
7 14 (5.17%) Symantec
8 10 (3.69%) IBM
9 9 (3.32%) Dell
10 7 (2.58%) NetApp
10 7 (2.58%) Fujitsu
11 6 (2.21%) Hyperion
11 6 (2.21%) McAfee
11 6 (2.21%) Juniper
12 5 (1.85%) Brocade
13 4 (1.48%) ProCurve
13 4 (1.48%) Apple
13 4 (1.48%) ArcSight
14 3 (1.11%) Misys
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 9% Pension, Annual Bonus and more
Posted: 13 days ago
Macclesfield
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus,9% Penion Cont,BUPA
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 25 days ago