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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 163 131 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.20% 7.34% 5.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.74% 9.14% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 130 85 81
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,754 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -
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
1518 1434 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.71% 80.38% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1059 1179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 April 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 April 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 +29 59 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Knutsford +2 30 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Chester +23 14 £42,500 +37.09% 3
Crewe 0 10 £29,250 -7.14% 2
Runcorn +1 9 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Wilmslow -8 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Northwich +8 1 £37,500 +82.92%
Daresbury -2 1 - -
Macclesfield -7 1 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 122 (35.36%) Finance
2 111 (32.17%) Windows
3 84 (24.35%) Service Delivery
4 81 (23.48%) SLA
5 74 (21.45%) Service Management
6 68 (19.71%) MS Excel
7 63 (18.26%) Active Directory
8 61 (17.68%) Microsoft
9 49 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (13.91%) MS Office
10 48 (13.91%) MS Exchange
10 48 (13.91%) ITIL Certification
11 47 (13.62%) Degree
12 45 (13.04%) Change Management
13 44 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (12.46%) SQL
14 43 (12.46%) Windows 7
15 36 (10.43%) Incident Management
16 35 (10.14%) Oracle
16 35 (10.14%) HP
16 35 (10.14%) Project Management
17 34 (9.86%) VMware
17 34 (9.86%) Security Cleared
17 34 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
18 33 (9.57%) MCP
18 33 (9.57%) Problem Management
19 32 (9.28%) DNS
20 31 (8.99%) PRINCE2
20 31 (8.99%) Cisco
20 31 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 48 (13.91%) MS Exchange
2 34 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (7.54%) IBM Notes
4 24 (6.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.06%) IIS
6 14 (4.06%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.74%) Lync
8 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.29%) CMS
10 1 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 68 (19.71%) MS Excel
2 48 (13.91%) MS Office
3 10 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (0.58%) HFM
2 1 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.32%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) IaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.28%) DNS
2 28 (8.12%) TCP/IP
3 25 (7.25%) SAN
4 24 (6.96%) VPN
4 24 (6.96%) LAN
5 23 (6.67%) WAN
6 21 (6.09%) NAS
7 20 (5.80%) Firewall
8 18 (5.22%) DHCP
9 15 (4.35%) SMTP
10 12 (3.48%) Network Security
11 11 (3.19%) Wireless
12 9 (2.61%) VLAN
13 7 (2.03%) VDSL
13 7 (2.03%) ADSL
14 6 (1.74%) VoIP
15 4 (1.16%) PBX
15 4 (1.16%) DPNSS
15 4 (1.16%) QSIG
16 2 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.93%) Crystal Reports
3 15 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (4.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (4.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 14 (4.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (3.77%) DB2
6 12 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.32%) Ingres
7 8 (2.32%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.03%) OLTP
8 7 (2.03%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.58%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Subversion
2 1 (0.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (35.36%) Finance
2 27 (7.83%) Financial Institution
3 18 (5.22%) Banking
4 15 (4.35%) Retail
4 15 (4.35%) Legal
5 10 (2.90%) Local Government
6 9 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.03%) Billing
8 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.87%) Advertising
10 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Marketing
11 2 (0.58%) Back Office
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 91 (26.38%) Analyst
2 41 (11.88%) Service Analyst
3 38 (11.01%) Service Desk Analyst
4 34 (9.86%) Service Manager
5 24 (6.96%) Project Manager
6 23 (6.67%) DBA
7 21 (6.09%) Delivery Manager
8 18 (5.22%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.06%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (3.77%) IT Manager
10 13 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.48%) Technical Manager
11 12 (3.48%) Help Desk Analyst
11 12 (3.48%) IT Support
11 12 (3.48%) Report Specialist
12 11 (3.19%) Architect
12 11 (3.19%) Security Analyst
12 11 (3.19%) Administrator
12 11 (3.19%) Operations Manager
12 11 (3.19%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.93%) .NET
2 4 (1.16%) Middleware
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.58%) JSP
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.29%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.29%) Ajax
4 1 (0.29%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.29%) JSON
4 1 (0.29%) JSTL
4 1 (0.29%) jQuery
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
4 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.64%) Clustering
3 13 (3.77%) Life Science
4 9 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (2.61%) User Experience
5 7 (2.03%) iSeries
6 5 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.87%) CMDB
7 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.87%) EPoS
7 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.87%) GIS
8 2 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.58%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.58%) Tandem
8 2 (0.58%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.58%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 111 (32.17%) Windows
2 49 (14.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (12.46%) Windows 7
4 30 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (6.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (5.22%) Windows 8
7 16 (4.64%) UNIX
8 14 (4.06%) Windows XP
9 13 (3.77%) Linux
10 9 (2.61%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (2.03%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (2.03%) Android
12 2 (0.58%) AIX
12 2 (0.58%) CentOS
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (24.35%) Service Delivery
2 74 (21.45%) Service Management
3 45 (13.04%) Change Management
4 36 (10.43%) Incident Management
5 35 (10.14%) Project Management
6 33 (9.57%) Problem Management
7 31 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (8.99%) PRINCE2
8 28 (8.12%) Migration
9 25 (7.25%) Capacity Management
10 23 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (6.67%) Security Management
11 21 (6.09%) Risk Management
11 21 (6.09%) Mentoring
12 20 (5.80%) Information Security
13 19 (5.51%) Coaching
14 18 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
15 17 (4.93%) Infrastructure Management
16 15 (4.35%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.46%) SQL
2 30 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.51%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.06%) Perl
4 14 (4.06%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.87%) C#
5 3 (0.87%) Java
6 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.58%) C
7 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (13.91%) ITIL Certification
2 47 (13.62%) Degree
3 34 (9.86%) Security Cleared
4 33 (9.57%) MCP
5 29 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (8.41%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.67%) MCSE
7 22 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (6.09%) CCNA
9 16 (4.64%) MCITP
10 14 (4.06%) MCSA
11 12 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (3.48%) MCTS
12 8 (2.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (2.03%) JNCIA
14 6 (1.74%) PMP
14 6 (1.74%) PMI Certification
15 5 (1.45%) CCIE
15 5 (1.45%) CCNP
16 4 (1.16%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (23.48%) SLA
2 15 (4.35%) COBIT
3 13 (3.77%) ISO 9001
4 12 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.45%) QA
7 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.58%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.58%) GxP
9 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 63 (18.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.32%) XenApp
4 8 (2.32%) Terminal Server
5 6 (1.74%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.16%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.58%) vSphere
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) vCloud
9 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (6.09%) OpenView
1 21 (6.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 14 (4.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (4.06%) Foglight
2 14 (4.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (4.06%) Data Guard
3 13 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 10 (2.90%) SCCM
5 6 (1.74%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.87%) WSUS
7 2 (0.58%) SCOM
8 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 61 (17.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.14%) HP
2 35 (10.14%) Oracle
3 34 (9.86%) VMware
4 31 (8.99%) Cisco
5 26 (7.54%) Lotus
6 23 (6.67%) Citrix
7 22 (6.38%) Symantec
8 15 (4.35%) Dell
9 14 (4.06%) IBM
9 14 (4.06%) IronPort
9 14 (4.06%) Imperva
10 12 (3.48%) Teradata
11 11 (3.19%) Juniper
12 7 (2.03%) Sybase
12 7 (2.03%) NetApp
13 6 (1.74%) Remedy
14 4 (1.16%) SAP
14 4 (1.16%) Hyperion
15 3 (0.87%) EMC
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago