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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 121 133 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.08% 7.73% 6.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.06% 8.49% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 90
Average salary £30,111 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.15% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
1003 1566 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.58% 91.05% 84.48%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1177 1111
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 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 29 April 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 +2 40 £30,223 -28.88% 4
Chester +4 16 £42,500 -5.02% 5
Macclesfield +16 9 £24,000 -31.42% 1
Knutsford +3 9 £31,500 -6.66% 1
Northwich -1 7 £19,000 -49.33% 1
Wilmslow 0 5 £19,500 -64.54%
Crewe +15 4 £45,000 +57.89%
Alderley Edge - 2 - -
Frodsham - 1 £18,750 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 105 (41.67%) Windows
2 89 (35.32%) Active Directory
3 63 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 63 (25.00%) Citrix
4 58 (23.02%) MS Exchange
5 57 (22.62%) Finance
6 49 (19.44%) Service Delivery
7 48 (19.05%) Project Management
8 46 (18.25%) SQL
9 42 (16.67%) PRINCE2
9 42 (16.67%) Office 365
10 41 (16.27%) SCCM
11 40 (15.87%) Data Centre
11 40 (15.87%) MS Excel
12 38 (15.08%) ITIL Certification
13 36 (14.29%) SLA
14 35 (13.89%) VMware
15 34 (13.49%) AppSense
16 33 (13.10%) Cisco
17 31 (12.30%) Oracle
18 29 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (11.11%) IBM
19 28 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (11.11%) Service Management
20 27 (10.71%) Windows 7
21 26 (10.32%) Manufacturing
21 26 (10.32%) Retail
22 25 (9.92%) ISEB
22 25 (9.92%) MS Office
22 25 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 58 (23.02%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.95%) IIS
3 13 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.97%) CMS
5 9 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.59%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.79%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.40%) Apache
10 1 (0.40%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) nginx
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 40 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.92%) MS Office
3 8 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.78%) SPSS
5 3 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.40%) CATIA
6 1 (0.40%) MS Project
6 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.17%) Magento
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.79%) HFM
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.67%) Office 365
2 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.17%) IaaS
3 8 (3.17%) PaaS
4 2 (0.79%) GitHub
4 2 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.33%) LAN
2 17 (6.75%) WAN
3 14 (5.56%) VPN
4 13 (5.16%) Firewall
5 11 (4.37%) VoIP
6 9 (3.57%) DNS
7 8 (3.17%) FTP
7 8 (3.17%) NAS
7 8 (3.17%) SMS
8 7 (2.78%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.38%) SAN
10 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.59%) Broadband
11 4 (1.59%) Network Security
11 4 (1.59%) Wireless
12 3 (1.19%) BGP
12 3 (1.19%) DHCP
12 3 (1.19%) DMZ
12 3 (1.19%) SMTP
12 3 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.97%) MySQL
3 9 (3.57%) DB2
4 7 (2.78%) IBM BigInsights
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (1.98%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.98%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) GIS
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (3.97%) Git (software)
1 10 (3.97%) JIRA
2 8 (3.17%) Subversion
2 8 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (22.62%) Finance
2 26 (10.32%) Manufacturing
2 26 (10.32%) Retail
3 11 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.17%) Publishing
5 7 (2.78%) Law
6 6 (2.38%) Banking
7 5 (1.98%) Billing
8 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (32.94%) Analyst
2 50 (19.84%) Support Analyst
3 25 (9.92%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (9.92%) Service Manager
4 22 (8.73%) Delivery Manager
4 22 (8.73%) Services Delivery Manager
5 19 (7.54%) Service Analyst
6 17 (6.75%) Project Manager
6 17 (6.75%) Senior Support Analyst
7 15 (5.95%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (5.16%) 1st Line Engineer
8 13 (5.16%) IT Support
8 13 (5.16%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (4.76%) DBA
10 11 (4.37%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.37%) Architect
11 10 (3.97%) Administrator
11 10 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (3.97%) Senior Manager
11 10 (3.97%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.97%) .NET
1 10 (3.97%) CSS
1 10 (3.97%) HTML
1 10 (3.97%) JSON
2 8 (3.17%) Flash
2 8 (3.17%) WCF
2 8 (3.17%) XML
3 3 (1.19%) Middleware
3 3 (1.19%) Web Services
4 2 (0.79%) Ajax
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (0.79%) jQuery
4 2 (0.79%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.40%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.40%) RESTful
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 29 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.56%) Life Science
4 10 (3.97%) CMDB
4 10 (3.97%) Statistics
5 9 (3.57%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.17%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.59%) Clustering
7 4 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.59%) User Experience
8 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.19%) Fintech
9 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) iPad
10 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 105 (41.67%) Windows
2 27 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 20 (7.94%) Linux
4 18 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (6.75%) Unix
6 12 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.17%) Android
8 8 (3.17%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.98%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.40%) CentOS
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 48 (19.05%) Project Management
3 42 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 28 (11.11%) Service Management
5 25 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (9.52%) Business Development
7 23 (9.13%) Incident Management
8 22 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 21 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 21 (8.33%) ITSM
9 21 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 19 (7.54%) Change Management
11 18 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (6.75%) Business Continuity
13 16 (6.35%) Line Management
14 15 (5.95%) Analytics
14 15 (5.95%) CRM
14 15 (5.95%) Presales
14 15 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.25%) SQL
2 10 (3.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (3.97%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.57%) Python
4 8 (3.17%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.17%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.78%) Perl
6 6 (2.38%) C#
6 6 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.79%) C
7 2 (0.79%) Java
7 2 (0.79%) VB
7 2 (0.79%) VBScript
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (15.08%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (9.92%) ISEB
4 24 (9.52%) Degree
5 17 (6.75%) MCDST
6 12 (4.76%) APMP
7 10 (3.97%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.17%) CCNA
8 8 (3.17%) PMI Certification
8 8 (3.17%) PMP
9 7 (2.78%) SC Cleared
9 7 (2.78%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.38%) MCITP
10 6 (2.38%) MCSE
11 5 (1.98%) CCNP
11 5 (1.98%) MCP
11 5 (1.98%) MCSA
12 4 (1.59%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.59%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.59%) COBIT
4 3 (1.19%) QA
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.40%) Val IT
System Software
1 89 (35.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 7 (2.78%) GPFS
5 5 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.19%) Postfix
6 3 (1.19%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.79%) XenApp
8 1 (0.40%) iptables
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (16.27%) SCCM
2 8 (3.17%) SCVMM
2 8 (3.17%) ServiceCenter
3 7 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (1.98%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.98%) Foglight
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.40%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.40%) SCOM
6 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 63 (25.00%) Citrix
1 63 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.89%) VMware
3 34 (13.49%) AppSense
4 33 (13.10%) Cisco
5 31 (12.30%) Oracle
6 28 (11.11%) IBM
7 17 (6.75%) HP
8 16 (6.35%) Juniper
9 12 (4.76%) Adobe
10 11 (4.37%) NetApp
11 10 (3.97%) Cadence
11 10 (3.97%) Google
12 9 (3.57%) ATG
12 9 (3.57%) Intel
13 8 (3.17%) BMC
13 8 (3.17%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.17%) EMC
13 8 (3.17%) hybris
14 6 (2.38%) Intel Security
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 18 days ago
Northwich
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Salary £26,000 - £30,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago