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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 181 113 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.44% 7.11% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.44% 8.91% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 95 143
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £23,740 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £78,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1582 1268 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.52% 79.80% 76.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1264 1007 1433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 -9 37 £34,000 -9.33% 4
Knutsford 0 35 £40,000 -13.04% 5
Chester -15 11 £47,500 +12.42% 1
Crewe +8 8 £17,000 -16.04% 1
Macclesfield +10 6 £37,500 -62.50%
Wilmslow -6 5 £20,000 -33.33%
Runcorn -7 2 £31,000 +25.30% 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 111 (38.14%) Finance
2 72 (24.74%) Microsoft
3 69 (23.71%) Windows
4 67 (23.02%) Service Delivery
5 57 (19.59%) Service Management
6 56 (19.24%) MS Excel
7 55 (18.90%) Change Management
8 54 (18.56%) SLA
9 51 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 44 (15.12%) Active Directory
10 44 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (14.78%) SharePoint
11 43 (14.78%) Oracle
12 40 (13.75%) SQL
13 39 (13.40%) MS Exchange
14 38 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 37 (12.71%) PRINCE2
16 36 (12.37%) .NET
16 36 (12.37%) Incident Management
16 36 (12.37%) Release Management
17 31 (10.65%) ITIL Certification
18 30 (10.31%) SAN
18 30 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
18 30 (10.31%) VMware
19 29 (9.97%) Citrix
19 29 (9.97%) UNIX
20 28 (9.62%) SQL Server
20 28 (9.62%) Problem Management
21 24 (8.25%) Project Management
21 24 (8.25%) MCSE

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (14.78%) SharePoint
2 39 (13.40%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.90%) IIS
4 19 (6.53%) WebSphere
5 16 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (5.15%) LiveLink
7 13 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.72%) Apache
10 5 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.37%) Lync
11 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.03%) Site Server
12 3 (1.03%) NetWeaver
12 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (19.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.87%) MS Office
3 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) HFM
4 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.31%) SAN
2 20 (6.87%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.15%) NAS
4 14 (4.81%) DNS
4 14 (4.81%) VPN
5 12 (4.12%) LAN
6 10 (3.44%) Firewall
7 9 (3.09%) WAN
8 7 (2.41%) SMTP
9 5 (1.72%) DHCP
10 4 (1.37%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.37%) Network Security
10 4 (1.37%) FTP
10 4 (1.37%) HTTP
11 3 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.03%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.69%) Intranet
12 2 (0.69%) LDAP
12 2 (0.69%) VoIP
13 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.09%) DB2
3 7 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.03%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.69%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.34%) MS Access
7 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.34%) Big Data
7 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.37%) JIRA
1 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.03%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.34%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.34%) NUnit
General
1 111 (38.14%) Finance
2 20 (6.87%) Banking
3 17 (5.84%) Retail
4 12 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.75%) Billing
6 7 (2.41%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (2.06%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.03%) Back Office
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.03%) Local Government
10 2 (0.69%) French Language
10 2 (0.69%) German Language
10 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
10 2 (0.69%) Publishing
11 1 (0.34%) Automotive
11 1 (0.34%) Legal
11 1 (0.34%) Games
11 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (24.40%) Analyst
2 42 (14.43%) Applications Support
2 42 (14.43%) Service Manager
3 32 (11.00%) Support Analyst
4 29 (9.97%) Support Engineer
5 26 (8.93%) Service Analyst
6 24 (8.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (7.22%) Applications Support Analyst
8 17 (5.84%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
9 15 (5.15%) Services Delivery Manager
10 14 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (3.78%) Server Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) Windows Support Engineer
12 10 (3.44%) Operations Manager
13 9 (3.09%) Server Support
13 9 (3.09%) Applications Support Engineer
13 9 (3.09%) Server Support Engineer
13 9 (3.09%) Windows Server Engineer
14 8 (2.75%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.37%) .NET
2 10 (3.44%) Middleware
3 9 (3.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (2.75%) Web Services
5 5 (1.72%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.37%) Ajax
7 3 (1.03%) HTML
7 3 (1.03%) CSS
7 3 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.03%) SAP XI
7 3 (1.03%) RESTful
8 2 (0.69%) NHibernate
8 2 (0.69%) JSON
8 2 (0.69%) jQuery
8 2 (0.69%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (0.69%) XML
8 2 (0.69%) XSL
8 2 (0.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (2.75%) Clustering
3 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.37%) FMCG
4 4 (1.37%) Replication
5 3 (1.03%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.03%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.03%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.69%) PKI
6 2 (0.69%) Statistics
6 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.69%) CMDB
6 2 (0.69%) RMADS
6 2 (0.69%) Open Source
6 2 (0.69%) CESG
6 2 (0.69%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.69%) GIS
7 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.71%) Windows
2 44 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (9.97%) UNIX
5 21 (7.22%) Linux
6 20 (6.87%) Windows 7
6 20 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (5.84%) Windows 2000
8 16 (5.50%) Windows XP
9 9 (3.09%) VMS
10 8 (2.75%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.75%) AIX
11 6 (2.06%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.03%) MVS
12 3 (1.03%) zOS
12 3 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.03%) Android
13 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.02%) Service Delivery
2 57 (19.59%) Service Management
3 55 (18.90%) Change Management
4 38 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (12.71%) PRINCE2
6 36 (12.37%) Incident Management
6 36 (12.37%) Release Management
7 28 (9.62%) Problem Management
8 24 (8.25%) Project Management
9 19 (6.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (6.19%) Change Control
11 15 (5.15%) Capacity Management
12 14 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (4.81%) PRINCE
13 13 (4.47%) Configuration Management
13 13 (4.47%) Supplier Management
14 11 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (3.09%) CRM
15 9 (3.09%) Risk Management
15 9 (3.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.75%) SQL
2 23 (7.90%) Java
3 18 (6.19%) VB
4 17 (5.84%) VB6
5 10 (3.44%) VB.NET
5 10 (3.44%) Perl
6 8 (2.75%) C
7 7 (2.41%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.06%) C#
9 5 (1.72%) PHP
9 5 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.37%) Korn
10 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.03%) Python
12 2 (0.69%) VBA
13 1 (0.34%) VBScript
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (17.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (10.65%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (8.25%) MCSE
4 22 (7.56%) MCTS
5 19 (6.53%) MCITP
6 18 (6.19%) MCP
7 17 (5.84%) MCSA
7 17 (5.84%) Degree
7 17 (5.84%) Security Cleared
8 16 (5.50%) SC Cleared
9 12 (4.12%) CCNA
9 12 (4.12%) CCA
9 12 (4.12%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (3.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (3.44%) PMP
11 10 (3.44%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.72%) CISSP
12 5 (1.72%) CISM
13 4 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (18.56%) SLA
2 5 (1.72%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 13 (4.47%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.72%) XenApp
7 4 (1.37%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.03%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.69%) vSphere
9 2 (0.69%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.34%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (2.75%) Tivoli
2 8 (2.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (2.06%) Foglight
4 5 (1.72%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.69%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.69%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.69%) OpenView
6 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.69%) Legato
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.34%) SCCM
7 1 (0.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.78%) Oracle
3 30 (10.31%) VMware
4 29 (9.97%) Citrix
5 24 (8.25%) HP
6 21 (7.22%) Cisco
7 15 (5.15%) Symantec
8 13 (4.47%) IBM
8 13 (4.47%) EMC
9 8 (2.75%) McAfee
10 7 (2.41%) Dell
11 6 (2.06%) Imperva
12 5 (1.72%) Juniper
12 5 (1.72%) Hyperion
12 5 (1.72%) Brocade
13 4 (1.37%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.37%) ArcSight
13 4 (1.37%) NetApp
13 4 (1.37%) SAP
14 3 (1.03%) Apple
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Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
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Salary: £37000 per annum
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Rullion IT Plus
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