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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 132 124 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.79% 6.90% 7.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 8.67% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 93 117
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1463 1431 1472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.31% 79.63% 79.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1056 1124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 May 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 +26 56 £42,500 +30.76%
Knutsford -9 14 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Crewe -2 10 £24,250 +21.25% 3
Chester +9 8 £47,000 +74.07% 1
Runcorn -1 3 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Wilmslow -1 2 £47,000 -1.05%
Northwich +6 1 £37,500 +82.92%
Daresbury -1 1 - -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 104 (32.60%) Windows
2 103 (32.29%) Finance
3 77 (24.14%) Service Management
4 75 (23.51%) Service Delivery
5 71 (22.26%) SLA
6 55 (17.24%) Active Directory
7 54 (16.93%) Microsoft
8 52 (16.30%) MS Excel
9 50 (15.67%) Degree
10 45 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
10 45 (14.11%) SQL
11 44 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 43 (13.48%) Windows 7
13 42 (13.17%) MS Exchange
13 42 (13.17%) ITIL Certification
14 38 (11.91%) Change Management
15 37 (11.60%) VMware
15 37 (11.60%) MS Office
15 37 (11.60%) Problem Management
16 34 (10.66%) Cisco
17 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (10.03%) Project Management
19 31 (9.72%) HP
19 31 (9.72%) Security Cleared
20 30 (9.40%) Incident Management
21 29 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
21 29 (9.09%) DNS
21 29 (9.09%) PRINCE2
22 28 (8.78%) MCP
23 26 (8.15%) Information Security

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 42 (13.17%) MS Exchange
2 29 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (5.96%) IBM Notes
5 16 (5.02%) SharePoint
6 13 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (3.76%) IIS
8 7 (2.19%) Lync
9 5 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.63%) CMS
10 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.31%) CICS
Applications
1 52 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 37 (11.60%) MS Office
3 8 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) IaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Trello
2 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) PaaS
2 1 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.09%) DNS
2 25 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 25 (7.84%) VPN
2 25 (7.84%) Firewall
3 24 (7.52%) LAN
4 23 (7.21%) WAN
5 21 (6.58%) DHCP
6 20 (6.27%) SAN
7 17 (5.33%) NAS
8 14 (4.39%) Network Security
9 11 (3.45%) VLAN
9 11 (3.45%) Wireless
10 10 (3.13%) SMTP
11 9 (2.82%) VDSL
11 9 (2.82%) ADSL
12 7 (2.19%) VoIP
13 5 (1.57%) QSIG
13 5 (1.57%) DPNSS
13 5 (1.57%) PBX
14 3 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.70%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.13%) DB2
4 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.82%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (2.51%) Ingres
7 7 (2.19%) DB2 UDB
7 7 (2.19%) OLTP
8 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.31%) Subversion
3 1 (0.31%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 103 (32.29%) Finance
2 24 (7.52%) Financial Institution
3 15 (4.70%) Banking
4 13 (4.08%) Retail
5 12 (3.76%) Legal
6 9 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.19%) Billing
7 7 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.88%) Local Government
9 5 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.25%) Law
11 2 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.63%) Marketing
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (26.33%) Analyst
2 33 (10.34%) Service Manager
3 31 (9.72%) Service Analyst
4 28 (8.78%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (5.96%) Delivery Manager
6 17 (5.33%) DBA
6 17 (5.33%) Team Leader
7 16 (5.02%) IT Manager
8 15 (4.70%) Project Manager
8 15 (4.70%) Security Analyst
9 13 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
9 13 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 13 (4.08%) Information Analyst
9 13 (4.08%) Administrator
10 12 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (3.76%) Technical Manager
11 11 (3.45%) IT Support
11 11 (3.45%) Architect
11 11 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
11 11 (3.45%) Problem Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.33%) .NET
2 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.63%) Middleware
2 2 (0.63%) RESTful
3 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.31%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (0.31%) Ajax
3 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.31%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.31%) jQuery
3 1 (0.31%) JSON
3 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.31%) HTML
3 1 (0.31%) CSS
3 1 (0.31%) JSP
3 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.02%) Life Science
3 13 (4.08%) Clustering
4 12 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.13%) User Experience
6 9 (2.82%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.51%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.57%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.25%) iSeries
10 3 (0.94%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.94%) EPoS
10 3 (0.94%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.94%) Replication
10 3 (0.94%) GIS
11 2 (0.63%) Tandem
11 2 (0.63%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.63%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.31%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 104 (32.60%) Windows
2 44 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (13.48%) Windows 7
4 25 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (5.33%) Windows 8
6 17 (5.33%) Windows XP
7 15 (4.70%) UNIX
7 15 (4.70%) Linux
8 9 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (1.57%) Android
10 2 (0.63%) AIX
10 2 (0.63%) CentOS
10 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (24.14%) Service Management
2 75 (23.51%) Service Delivery
3 38 (11.91%) Change Management
4 37 (11.60%) Problem Management
5 32 (10.03%) Project Management
6 30 (9.40%) Incident Management
7 29 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 26 (8.15%) Information Security
9 25 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.52%) Security Management
11 23 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (7.21%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (5.96%) Coaching
13 19 (5.96%) Migration
14 17 (5.33%) Risk Management
15 16 (5.02%) Capacity Management
16 15 (4.70%) ERP
16 15 (4.70%) ITSM
17 14 (4.39%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.11%) SQL
2 25 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 20 (6.27%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.82%) VB.NET
5 8 (2.51%) Perl
6 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.94%) C#
7 3 (0.94%) COBOL
8 2 (0.63%) Java
8 2 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.31%) JCL
9 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.31%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) VB
9 1 (0.31%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 50 (15.67%) Degree
2 42 (13.17%) ITIL Certification
3 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (9.72%) Security Cleared
5 28 (8.78%) MCP
6 26 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (7.84%) CCNA
7 25 (7.84%) MCSE
8 22 (6.90%) SC Cleared
9 20 (6.27%) MCITP
10 16 (5.02%) MCTS
11 15 (4.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (4.39%) MCSA
13 13 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (2.82%) JNCIA
15 7 (2.19%) ISEB
16 6 (1.88%) PMP
16 6 (1.88%) PMI Certification
17 5 (1.57%) CCIE
17 5 (1.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (22.26%) SLA
2 20 (6.27%) COBIT
3 15 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (4.39%) ISO 9001
5 7 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.57%) QA
7 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.63%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.63%) GxP
9 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.31%) WCAG
9 1 (0.31%) WAI
System Software
1 55 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.82%) Terminal Server
5 8 (2.51%) XenApp
6 6 (1.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.25%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.63%) vSphere
10 1 (0.31%) XenServer
10 1 (0.31%) vCloud
10 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.39%) OpenView
1 14 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (2.19%) SCCM
4 6 (1.88%) Foglight
4 6 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.88%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.94%) WSUS
6 2 (0.63%) Netcool
6 2 (0.63%) SCOM
7 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.31%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 54 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.60%) VMware
3 34 (10.66%) Cisco
4 31 (9.72%) HP
5 24 (7.52%) Oracle
6 19 (5.96%) Lotus
6 19 (5.96%) Citrix
7 18 (5.64%) Dell
8 17 (5.33%) Symantec
8 17 (5.33%) IBM
9 13 (4.08%) Juniper
10 12 (3.76%) Teradata
11 9 (2.82%) Remedy
12 8 (2.51%) IronPort
13 7 (2.19%) Sybase
13 7 (2.19%) NetApp
14 6 (1.88%) Imperva
15 4 (1.25%) SAP
16 3 (0.94%) Sun
16 3 (0.94%) EMC
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + benefits (see description)
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + company car
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago