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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 183 108 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.38% 6.81% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.24% 8.25% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 140 89 128
Average salary £39,750 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,575 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £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
1628 1309 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.44% 82.48% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1053 1381
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Knutsford +10 43 £43,000 -14.00% 7
Warrington -7 25 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Macclesfield +3 6 £37,500 -62.50%
Crewe +1 6 £17,000 -38.46% 1
Chester -21 6 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Runcorn -2 3 £31,000 +29.27% 1
Wilmslow -8 3 £20,000 -33.33%
Daresbury - 2 £40,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 126 (40.51%) Finance
2 75 (24.12%) Service Delivery
3 72 (23.15%) Microsoft
4 64 (20.58%) Windows
5 63 (20.26%) Change Management
6 62 (19.94%) MS Excel
7 57 (18.33%) Service Management
8 56 (18.01%) Oracle
9 52 (16.72%) SLA
10 47 (15.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 44 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 44 (14.15%) Incident Management
12 43 (13.83%) SQL
13 42 (13.50%) SharePoint
14 41 (13.18%) Active Directory
14 41 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (12.54%) PRINCE2
16 37 (11.90%) Release Management
17 36 (11.58%) .NET
17 36 (11.58%) ITIL Certification
18 35 (11.25%) MS Exchange
19 30 (9.65%) UNIX
19 30 (9.65%) SAN
20 29 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
21 28 (9.00%) SQL Server
21 28 (9.00%) Problem Management
21 28 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (8.68%) Citrix
23 26 (8.36%) Project Management
24 25 (8.04%) VMware

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 42 (13.50%) SharePoint
2 35 (11.25%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.43%) IIS
4 18 (5.79%) WebSphere
5 15 (4.82%) LiveLink
6 13 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.29%) Lync
11 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.96%) Site Server
12 3 (0.96%) NetWeaver
12 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.64%) CMS
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 62 (19.94%) MS Excel
2 22 (7.07%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.64%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
1 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.65%) SAN
2 19 (6.11%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.14%) NAS
4 13 (4.18%) VPN
4 13 (4.18%) DNS
5 11 (3.54%) LAN
6 10 (3.22%) Firewall
7 9 (2.89%) WAN
8 7 (2.25%) SMTP
9 5 (1.61%) FTP
9 5 (1.61%) HTTP
10 4 (1.29%) DHCP
10 4 (1.29%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.96%) Network Security
11 3 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.64%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.64%) Intranet
12 2 (0.64%) LDAP
13 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.82%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (4.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (3.86%) Oracle9i Database
5 12 (3.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 10 (3.22%) DB2
7 8 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.96%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.64%) MS Access
10 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.64%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.32%) MySQL
11 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.96%) Subversion
2 3 (0.96%) JIRA
2 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 126 (40.51%) Finance
2 22 (7.07%) Banking
3 15 (4.82%) Retail
4 13 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.89%) Billing
6 7 (2.25%) Corporate Banking
6 7 (2.25%) Publishing
6 7 (2.25%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
8 3 (0.96%) Local Government
8 3 (0.96%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.64%) French Language
9 2 (0.64%) German Language
9 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
9 2 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 70 (22.51%) Analyst
2 47 (15.11%) Service Manager
3 43 (13.83%) Applications Support
4 31 (9.97%) Support Analyst
4 31 (9.97%) Support Engineer
5 25 (8.04%) Service Analyst
6 24 (7.72%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (7.07%) Project Manager
8 21 (6.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 17 (5.47%) DBA
10 16 (5.14%) Delivery Manager
11 15 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
12 14 (4.50%) Oracle DBA
13 12 (3.86%) Server Engineer
14 11 (3.54%) Windows Support Engineer
14 11 (3.54%) Operations Manager
14 11 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.22%) Server Support
15 10 (3.22%) Server Support Engineer
15 10 (3.22%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.58%) .NET
2 11 (3.54%) Middleware
3 9 (2.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 8 (2.57%) Web Services
5 5 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.29%) Ajax
7 3 (0.96%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.96%) HTML
7 3 (0.96%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.96%) CSS
8 2 (0.64%) J2EE
8 2 (0.64%) XML
8 2 (0.64%) XSL
8 2 (0.64%) NHibernate
8 2 (0.64%) JSON
8 2 (0.64%) jQuery
8 2 (0.64%) RESTful
8 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (0.64%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.57%) Clustering
4 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.29%) FMCG
5 4 (1.29%) Replication
6 3 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.96%) Online Banking
6 3 (0.96%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.64%) RMADS
7 2 (0.64%) User Experience
7 2 (0.64%) Open Source
7 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.64%) CMDB
7 2 (0.64%) PKI
7 2 (0.64%) Statistics
7 2 (0.64%) CESG
7 2 (0.64%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.64%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.58%) Windows
2 41 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (9.65%) UNIX
4 29 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (7.07%) Linux
6 21 (6.75%) Windows 7
7 17 (5.47%) Windows 2000
7 17 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.18%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.22%) VMS
10 8 (2.57%) AIX
10 8 (2.57%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.61%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.96%) zOS
12 3 (0.96%) MVS
12 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.96%) Android
12 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.12%) Service Delivery
2 63 (20.26%) Change Management
3 57 (18.33%) Service Management
4 44 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (14.15%) Incident Management
5 39 (12.54%) PRINCE2
6 37 (11.90%) Release Management
7 28 (9.00%) Problem Management
8 26 (8.36%) Project Management
9 25 (8.04%) Change Control
10 20 (6.43%) Capacity Management
11 19 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (4.18%) PRINCE
13 13 (4.18%) Configuration Management
13 13 (4.18%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (4.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (3.86%) Mentoring
14 12 (3.86%) Supplier Management
14 12 (3.86%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (13.83%) SQL
2 22 (7.07%) Java
3 18 (5.79%) VB
4 17 (5.47%) VB6
5 11 (3.54%) Perl
6 9 (2.89%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.25%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.25%) C
8 6 (1.93%) C#
8 6 (1.93%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.61%) PHP
10 4 (1.29%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.29%) Python
10 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.29%) Korn
11 2 (0.64%) VBA
11 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (15.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (11.58%) ITIL Certification
3 23 (7.40%) Degree
4 22 (7.07%) MCTS
5 19 (6.11%) MCSE
6 18 (5.79%) Security Cleared
7 16 (5.14%) SC Cleared
7 16 (5.14%) MCITP
8 14 (4.50%) MCSA
9 13 (4.18%) MCP
9 13 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (3.86%) CCA
10 12 (3.86%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (3.54%) CCNA
11 11 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (3.22%) PMP
12 10 (3.22%) PMI Certification
13 6 (1.93%) CISSP
14 5 (1.61%) CISM
15 4 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.72%) SLA
2 5 (1.61%) QA
3 4 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (13.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 13 (4.18%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.61%) XenApp
6 4 (1.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.96%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.64%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.32%) vSphere
9 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.32%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 18 (5.79%) Foglight
2 15 (4.82%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.89%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (2.25%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.64%) OpenView
6 2 (0.64%) Legato
6 2 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.64%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.64%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.32%) Opsview
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (23.15%) Microsoft
2 56 (18.01%) Oracle
3 27 (8.68%) Citrix
4 25 (8.04%) VMware
5 23 (7.40%) HP
6 20 (6.43%) Cisco
7 18 (5.79%) Imperva
8 13 (4.18%) EMC
8 13 (4.18%) IBM
9 10 (3.22%) Symantec
10 8 (2.57%) Dell
11 7 (2.25%) McAfee
12 5 (1.61%) Brocade
12 5 (1.61%) Juniper
12 5 (1.61%) Hyperion
13 4 (1.29%) SAP
13 4 (1.29%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.29%) ArcSight
14 3 (0.96%) ProCurve
14 3 (0.96%) Remedy
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: On application + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 days ago