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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 131 110 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.14% 6.42% 9.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 8.02% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 100 92 151
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £19,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1398 1372 1437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.89% 80.09% 78.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1027 1121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +19 47 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Knutsford -5 17 £34,000 -28.42% 3
Crewe -5 11 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Chester +17 10 £47,000 +54.09% 2
Runcorn 0 9 £40,000 +34.45% 5
Wilmslow - 2 £21,500 -
Macclesfield +11 1 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Daresbury 0 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 107 (34.08%) Windows
2 91 (28.98%) Finance
3 70 (22.29%) Service Delivery
4 69 (21.97%) SLA
5 67 (21.34%) Service Management
6 60 (19.11%) Active Directory
7 58 (18.47%) Microsoft
8 52 (16.56%) MS Excel
9 51 (16.24%) Degree
10 48 (15.29%) MS Exchange
11 47 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 46 (14.65%) SQL
13 43 (13.69%) VMware
13 43 (13.69%) Windows 7
13 43 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (12.42%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (11.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (11.78%) MS Office
16 36 (11.46%) Cisco
17 35 (11.15%) Change Management
18 34 (10.83%) DNS
19 33 (10.51%) PRINCE2
20 32 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
21 31 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
21 31 (9.87%) HP
22 29 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
22 29 (9.24%) MCP
22 29 (9.24%) TCP/IP
22 29 (9.24%) MCSE
23 28 (8.92%) CCNA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (15.29%) MS Exchange
2 32 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 17 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.46%) IBM Notes
7 12 (3.82%) IIS
8 7 (2.23%) Lync
9 5 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.96%) CMS
10 3 (0.96%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.64%) CICS
11 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 52 (16.56%) MS Excel
2 37 (11.78%) MS Office
3 7 (2.23%) MS Project
4 5 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.82%) Office 365
2 2 (0.64%) Trello
2 2 (0.64%) SaaS
2 2 (0.64%) PaaS
2 2 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.83%) DNS
2 29 (9.24%) TCP/IP
3 26 (8.28%) Firewall
3 26 (8.28%) DHCP
4 25 (7.96%) VPN
5 24 (7.64%) LAN
6 23 (7.32%) SAN
6 23 (7.32%) WAN
7 19 (6.05%) NAS
8 14 (4.46%) Network Security
9 13 (4.14%) VLAN
10 11 (3.50%) VDSL
10 11 (3.50%) Wireless
10 11 (3.50%) ADSL
11 10 (3.18%) SMTP
12 7 (2.23%) VoIP
13 5 (1.59%) DPNSS
13 5 (1.59%) QSIG
13 5 (1.59%) PBX
14 4 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.78%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (3.82%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.23%) DB2
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (1.59%) OLTP
7 5 (1.59%) Ingres
7 5 (1.59%) DB2 UDB
8 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.96%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 91 (28.98%) Finance
2 19 (6.05%) Financial Institution
3 14 (4.46%) Banking
3 14 (4.46%) Retail
4 11 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.87%) Legal
6 8 (2.55%) Local Government
6 8 (2.55%) Law
7 7 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.23%) Billing
8 4 (1.27%) Advertising
8 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 81 (25.80%) Analyst
2 30 (9.55%) Service Analyst
2 30 (9.55%) Service Manager
3 27 (8.60%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (6.05%) IT Manager
5 18 (5.73%) Delivery Manager
5 18 (5.73%) Team Leader
6 17 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (5.10%) Security Analyst
8 15 (4.78%) DBA
8 15 (4.78%) Project Manager
9 14 (4.46%) Administrator
9 14 (4.46%) Information Analyst
9 14 (4.46%) Information Security Analyst
10 13 (4.14%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (4.14%) Transition Manager
11 12 (3.82%) IT Support
11 12 (3.82%) Support Engineer
11 12 (3.82%) Architect
11 12 (3.82%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.73%) .NET
2 3 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.64%) RESTful
3 2 (0.64%) Middleware
4 1 (0.32%) HTML
4 1 (0.32%) CSS
4 1 (0.32%) JSP
4 1 (0.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.32%) Ajax
4 1 (0.32%) JSON
4 1 (0.32%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.32%) jQuery
4 1 (0.32%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.05%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.10%) Life Science
4 13 (4.14%) Clustering
5 12 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.50%) User Experience
7 8 (2.55%) Performance Metrics
7 8 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.91%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.27%) iSeries
10 4 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.27%) EPoS
10 4 (1.27%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.96%) Replication
11 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.64%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.64%) Tandem
13 1 (0.32%) E-Learning
13 1 (0.32%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 107 (34.08%) Windows
2 47 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (13.69%) Windows 7
4 28 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (6.69%) Windows XP
7 16 (5.10%) Windows 8
8 12 (3.82%) Linux
9 9 (2.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (2.55%) UNIX
11 5 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (1.59%) Android
11 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.64%) CentOS
12 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.29%) Service Delivery
2 67 (21.34%) Service Management
3 35 (11.15%) Change Management
4 33 (10.51%) PRINCE2
5 28 (8.92%) Problem Management
6 27 (8.60%) Project Management
7 24 (7.64%) Security Management
7 24 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (7.32%) Information Security
8 23 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (7.32%) Incident Management
8 23 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.37%) Migration
10 18 (5.73%) Coaching
10 18 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (5.10%) ERP
12 15 (4.78%) Capacity Management
13 14 (4.46%) PRINCE
13 14 (4.46%) Risk Management
14 13 (4.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.65%) SQL
2 28 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 21 (6.69%) T-SQL
4 10 (3.18%) VB.NET
5 8 (2.55%) Perl
6 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.27%) COBOL
7 3 (0.96%) C#
8 2 (0.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (0.64%) C
8 2 (0.64%) Java
8 2 (0.64%) JCL
9 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) VBScript
9 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (16.24%) Degree
2 39 (12.42%) ITIL Certification
3 37 (11.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (9.24%) MCP
4 29 (9.24%) MCSE
5 28 (8.92%) CCNA
6 23 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 23 (7.32%) MCITP
7 19 (6.05%) MCTS
8 18 (5.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (4.78%) MCSA
10 14 (4.46%) SC Cleared
11 11 (3.50%) JNCIA
12 9 (2.87%) ISEB
12 9 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (1.91%) CCIE
14 5 (1.59%) CCNP
14 5 (1.59%) CCDP
14 5 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (21.97%) SLA
2 20 (6.37%) COBIT
3 14 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (4.14%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.27%) QA
6 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.64%) WCAG
6 2 (0.64%) WAI
6 2 (0.64%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
System Software
1 60 (19.11%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.87%) Terminal Server
5 8 (2.55%) XenApp
6 6 (1.91%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.27%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.96%) vSphere
9 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.64%) vCloud
10 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (3.82%) OpenView
1 12 (3.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (2.87%) SCCM
3 8 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.23%) Foglight
4 7 (2.23%) Backup Exec
4 7 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (2.23%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.59%) WSUS
6 3 (0.96%) SCOM
7 2 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.64%) Netcool
Vendors
1 58 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 43 (13.69%) VMware
3 36 (11.46%) Cisco
4 31 (9.87%) HP
5 22 (7.01%) Oracle
6 19 (6.05%) Citrix
6 19 (6.05%) IBM
7 17 (5.41%) Dell
8 15 (4.78%) Juniper
8 15 (4.78%) Symantec
9 14 (4.46%) Lotus
10 9 (2.87%) Remedy
11 8 (2.55%) IronPort
12 7 (2.23%) Teradata
12 7 (2.23%) Imperva
13 6 (1.91%) NetApp
14 5 (1.59%) EMC
14 5 (1.59%) Sybase
15 3 (0.96%) McAfee
15 3 (0.96%) SAP
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £50k plus £10k bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Ashfield Healthcare Communications
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Crewe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £25k plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago