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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 186 106 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.32% 6.78% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 8.36% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 165 75 142
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
1515 1268 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.07% 81.07% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 959 1481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +39 57 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Knutsford +20 39 £55,000 +19.56% 5
Chester +24 18 £32,500 -1.51%
Runcorn +2 17 £25,000 -35.69% 1
Wilmslow -8 11 £33,000 +34.69%
Crewe +8 4 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Northwich - 4 £34,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £47,500 - 2
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 175 (43.64%) Finance
2 105 (26.18%) Service Delivery
3 94 (23.44%) Windows
4 90 (22.44%) Service Management
5 78 (19.45%) SLA
6 73 (18.20%) Oracle
7 70 (17.46%) MS Excel
8 61 (15.21%) ITIL Certification
9 58 (14.46%) Change Management
10 54 (13.47%) Microsoft
10 54 (13.47%) SQL
11 53 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (12.97%) Active Directory
13 50 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (11.97%) Incident Management
15 45 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 44 (10.97%) MS Office
17 43 (10.72%) Degree
18 40 (9.98%) Problem Management
19 39 (9.73%) PRINCE2
20 38 (9.48%) MS Exchange
20 38 (9.48%) Project Management
20 38 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
20 38 (9.48%) Capacity Management
21 35 (8.73%) Security Cleared
21 35 (8.73%) Migration
22 34 (8.48%) Foglight
22 34 (8.48%) Oracle RMAN
22 34 (8.48%) Imperva
23 32 (7.98%) Financial Institution

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (9.48%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (5.99%) IBM Notes
4 20 (4.99%) IIS
4 20 (4.99%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.75%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.75%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.75%) CMS
9 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.25%) Lync
10 1 (0.25%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 70 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.97%) MS Office
3 10 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.25%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.00%) HFM
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 27 (6.73%) SAN
3 26 (6.48%) DNS
4 22 (5.49%) SMTP
5 21 (5.24%) NAS
6 17 (4.24%) LAN
6 17 (4.24%) WAN
7 10 (2.49%) VPN
8 6 (1.50%) Firewall
8 6 (1.50%) DHCP
9 5 (1.25%) FTP
9 5 (1.25%) HTTP
9 5 (1.25%) Wireless
10 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.50%) Network Security
10 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.50%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.25%) FWSM
11 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.73%) SQL Server
1 31 (7.73%) Oracle Database
2 30 (7.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 29 (7.23%) Oracle Database 12c
4 28 (6.98%) Oracle9i Database
4 28 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
5 24 (5.99%) DB2
6 19 (4.74%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.00%) Ingres
8 8 (2.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.75%) DB2 UDB
9 7 (1.75%) OLTP
10 4 (1.00%) Hyperion Smart View
11 3 (0.75%) Big Data
11 3 (0.75%) SAP BW
12 2 (0.50%) MS Access
12 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 175 (43.64%) Finance
2 32 (7.98%) Financial Institution
3 22 (5.49%) Banking
4 16 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.24%) Legal
6 9 (2.24%) Billing
7 8 (2.00%) Local Government
7 8 (2.00%) Retail
8 7 (1.75%) Publishing
9 5 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.75%) Marketing
12 2 (0.50%) Advertising
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 88 (21.95%) Analyst
2 58 (14.46%) Service Manager
3 42 (10.47%) DBA
4 38 (9.48%) Service Analyst
5 34 (8.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 33 (8.23%) Project Manager
7 30 (7.48%) Oracle DBA
8 22 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
9 16 (3.99%) IT Services Manager
10 14 (3.49%) Team Leader
11 13 (3.24%) Infrastructure Manager
11 13 (3.24%) Operations Manager
12 12 (2.99%) Administrator
12 12 (2.99%) Technical Manager
12 12 (2.99%) Report Specialist
13 11 (2.74%) Support Analyst
13 11 (2.74%) Applications Support
13 11 (2.74%) Architect
14 10 (2.49%) Senior Manager
14 10 (2.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.48%) .NET
2 9 (2.24%) Middleware
3 6 (1.50%) Web Services
3 6 (1.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.75%) SAP XI
5 2 (0.50%) JSP
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.25%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.25%) Ajax
6 1 (0.25%) JSTL
6 1 (0.25%) JSON
6 1 (0.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.25%) jQuery
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
6 1 (0.25%) JDBC
6 1 (0.25%) J2EE
6 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.74%) Clustering
3 14 (3.49%) iSeries
4 10 (2.49%) User Experience
5 9 (2.24%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.75%) AS400
7 6 (1.50%) FMCG
8 5 (1.25%) Life Science
9 3 (0.75%) RMADS
9 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.75%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.75%) CMDB
9 3 (0.75%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.75%) EPoS
9 3 (0.75%) GIS
10 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.50%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 94 (23.44%) Windows
2 45 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (6.48%) Windows 7
5 22 (5.49%) UNIX
6 19 (4.74%) Linux
7 12 (2.99%) Windows 8
7 12 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.25%) Android
8 5 (1.25%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (1.25%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.00%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.75%) VMS
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (26.18%) Service Delivery
2 90 (22.44%) Service Management
3 58 (14.46%) Change Management
4 53 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (11.97%) Incident Management
6 40 (9.98%) Problem Management
7 39 (9.73%) PRINCE2
8 38 (9.48%) Project Management
8 38 (9.48%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (9.48%) Capacity Management
9 35 (8.73%) Migration
10 28 (6.98%) Database Tuning
11 27 (6.73%) Risk Management
11 27 (6.73%) Change Control
12 26 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (5.24%) Load Balancing
15 19 (4.74%) Mentoring
15 19 (4.74%) Supplier Management
16 16 (3.99%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 54 (13.47%) SQL
2 28 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 22 (5.49%) Perl
4 21 (5.24%) T-SQL
5 20 (4.99%) VB.NET
6 8 (2.00%) Java
7 4 (1.00%) C#
8 3 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.50%) Python
9 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.25%) Ruby
10 1 (0.25%) C
10 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (15.21%) ITIL Certification
2 43 (10.72%) Degree
3 35 (8.73%) Security Cleared
4 31 (7.73%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.99%) MCP
6 19 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (3.24%) MCSE
8 10 (2.49%) PMP
8 10 (2.49%) PMI Certification
8 10 (2.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.50%) MCSA
11 6 (1.50%) MCITP
12 4 (1.00%) CISSP
12 4 (1.00%) MCTS
13 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.75%) HND
13 3 (0.75%) CISM
14 2 (0.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (19.45%) SLA
2 11 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.49%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.25%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.00%) QA
6 4 (1.00%) COBIT
7 3 (0.75%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.50%) GxP
8 2 (0.50%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 52 (12.97%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.24%) XenApp
5 7 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.25%) vSphere
9 1 (0.25%) GPFS
9 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 34 (8.48%) Foglight
2 31 (7.73%) Data Guard
3 20 (4.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (4.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 19 (4.74%) OpenView
5 17 (4.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (2.24%) SCCM
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.50%) SCOM
7 2 (0.50%) WSUS
8 1 (0.25%) Opsview
8 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.25%) Nagios
8 1 (0.25%) TIBCO Hawk
8 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (18.20%) Oracle
2 54 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.48%) Imperva
4 25 (6.23%) HP
4 25 (6.23%) Symantec
5 24 (5.99%) Lotus
6 23 (5.74%) VMware
7 21 (5.24%) Citrix
8 18 (4.49%) IronPort
9 15 (3.74%) IBM
10 12 (2.99%) Teradata
11 8 (2.00%) Cisco
12 7 (1.75%) NetApp
12 7 (1.75%) Sybase
13 6 (1.50%) SAP
13 6 (1.50%) Hyperion
13 6 (1.50%) Dell
14 5 (1.25%) McAfee
15 4 (1.00%) Remedy
16 3 (0.75%) EMC
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Clifford Sells
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Car, Home Working + Company Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Crewe
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package, Home Working
Posted: 22 days ago