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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 181 122 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.95% 7.69% 6.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.74% 9.44% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 153 75 90
Average salary £41,000 £37,950 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% -10.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,223 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +1.26%
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
1542 1293 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.73% 81.53% 83.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1231 968 1224
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 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +28 63 £30,000 -7.69% 6
Knutsford +8 35 £55,000 +30.95% 1
Runcorn +3 16 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Chester +23 15 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Wilmslow -4 12 £47,000 +4.44% 1
Crewe +4 5 £28,750 -17.26% 6
Northwich +8 2 £34,500 +68.29%
Daresbury - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £35,000 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 148 (40.00%) Finance
2 98 (26.49%) Service Delivery
2 98 (26.49%) Windows
3 82 (22.16%) Service Management
4 81 (21.89%) SLA
5 69 (18.65%) MS Excel
6 60 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
7 57 (15.41%) Microsoft
8 55 (14.86%) SQL
8 55 (14.86%) Change Management
9 54 (14.59%) Active Directory
10 53 (14.32%) Degree
11 50 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (12.43%) Oracle
13 46 (12.43%) Incident Management
14 44 (11.89%) Problem Management
14 44 (11.89%) MS Office
15 43 (11.62%) MS Exchange
16 42 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
17 39 (10.54%) Project Management
18 35 (9.46%) Migration
19 34 (9.19%) PRINCE2
20 33 (8.92%) Financial Institution
20 33 (8.92%) Security Cleared
21 31 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
22 30 (8.11%) Windows 7
23 29 (7.84%) TCP/IP
23 29 (7.84%) HP
23 29 (7.84%) PowerShell

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 43 (11.62%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (7.03%) IBM Notes
4 23 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (4.86%) IIS
6 17 (4.59%) SharePoint
7 16 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.08%) Lync
9 3 (0.81%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 69 (18.65%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.89%) MS Office
3 9 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.81%) HFM
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 28 (7.57%) DNS
3 26 (7.03%) SAN
4 22 (5.95%) NAS
5 20 (5.41%) LAN
5 20 (5.41%) SMTP
6 19 (5.14%) WAN
7 15 (4.05%) Firewall
8 14 (3.78%) VPN
9 11 (2.97%) Network Security
10 10 (2.70%) DHCP
11 7 (1.89%) Wireless
12 3 (0.81%) VDSL
12 3 (0.81%) VLAN
12 3 (0.81%) ADSL
12 3 (0.81%) VoIP
13 2 (0.54%) QSIG
13 2 (0.54%) DPNSS
13 2 (0.54%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.54%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.95%) Oracle Database
3 21 (5.68%) DB2
3 21 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 19 (5.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 19 (5.14%) Crystal Reports
5 19 (5.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 12 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.16%) Ingres
9 7 (1.89%) DB2 UDB
9 7 (1.89%) OLTP
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.81%) Hyperion Smart View
11 2 (0.54%) Big Data
12 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 148 (40.00%) Finance
2 33 (8.92%) Financial Institution
3 19 (5.14%) Banking
4 17 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.59%) Legal
5 10 (2.70%) Billing
5 10 (2.70%) Local Government
6 7 (1.89%) Retail
7 5 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.81%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.81%) Marketing
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
9 2 (0.54%) Advertising
9 2 (0.54%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 91 (24.59%) Analyst
2 47 (12.70%) Service Manager
3 39 (10.54%) Service Analyst
4 36 (9.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (8.11%) DBA
6 28 (7.57%) Project Manager
7 24 (6.49%) Delivery Manager
8 21 (5.68%) Oracle DBA
9 16 (4.32%) IT Services Manager
9 16 (4.32%) Team Leader
10 14 (3.78%) Report Specialist
11 13 (3.51%) Infrastructure Manager
12 12 (3.24%) Technical Manager
12 12 (3.24%) Security Analyst
12 12 (3.24%) Services Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.24%) Operations Manager
12 12 (3.24%) IT Support
13 11 (2.97%) Architect
14 10 (2.70%) Senior Manager
14 10 (2.70%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.49%) .NET
2 4 (1.08%) Middleware
3 2 (0.54%) JSP
3 2 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.27%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.27%) Ajax
4 1 (0.27%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.27%) JSTL
4 1 (0.27%) JSON
4 1 (0.27%) jQuery
4 1 (0.27%) Web Services
4 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.27%) JDBC
4 1 (0.27%) J2EE
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.68%) Clustering
3 16 (4.32%) iSeries
4 12 (3.24%) Life Science
5 11 (2.97%) Performance Metrics
6 10 (2.70%) User Experience
7 9 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.89%) AS400
10 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.81%) CMDB
11 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.81%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.81%) GIS
11 3 (0.81%) EPoS
11 3 (0.81%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.54%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.54%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.54%) FMCG
12 2 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 98 (26.49%) Windows
2 47 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 28 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (4.86%) UNIX
6 16 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (4.32%) Linux
7 14 (3.78%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
8 8 (2.16%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.16%) Android
9 7 (1.89%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.54%) AIX
12 2 (0.54%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (26.49%) Service Delivery
2 82 (22.16%) Service Management
3 55 (14.86%) Change Management
4 46 (12.43%) Incident Management
5 44 (11.89%) Problem Management
6 42 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (10.54%) Project Management
8 35 (9.46%) Migration
9 34 (9.19%) PRINCE2
10 28 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (7.30%) Risk Management
11 27 (7.30%) Capacity Management
12 23 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
13 22 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (5.41%) Security Management
15 19 (5.14%) Database Tuning
15 19 (5.14%) Load Balancing
16 18 (4.86%) Coaching
16 18 (4.86%) Information Security
17 17 (4.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (14.86%) SQL
2 29 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.68%) T-SQL
4 18 (4.86%) Perl
4 18 (4.86%) VB.NET
5 6 (1.62%) C#
6 3 (0.81%) Java
6 3 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.54%) C
8 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.27%) VBScript
8 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (16.22%) ITIL Certification
2 53 (14.32%) Degree
3 33 (8.92%) Security Cleared
4 29 (7.84%) SC Cleared
5 26 (7.03%) MCP
6 22 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (4.32%) MCSE
8 13 (3.51%) VCP4
8 13 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.70%) MCSA
10 9 (2.43%) MCITP
10 9 (2.43%) CCNA
11 8 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.35%) MCTS
13 5 (1.35%) PMP
13 5 (1.35%) PMI Certification
14 4 (1.08%) CCNP
14 4 (1.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (21.89%) SLA
2 12 (3.24%) ISO 9001
2 12 (3.24%) COBIT
2 12 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.08%) QA
5 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.54%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.54%) GxP
6 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.27%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (14.59%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.89%) XenApp
5 6 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.08%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.81%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.54%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.54%) vSphere
10 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (5.68%) OpenView
1 21 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 21 (5.68%) Data Guard
2 20 (5.41%) Foglight
3 18 (4.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (4.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 10 (2.70%) SCCM
6 5 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.81%) WSUS
8 2 (0.54%) SCOM
9 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 57 (15.41%) Microsoft
2 46 (12.43%) Oracle
3 29 (7.84%) HP
4 28 (7.57%) VMware
5 26 (7.03%) Lotus
6 24 (6.49%) Symantec
7 21 (5.68%) Citrix
8 20 (5.41%) Imperva
9 18 (4.86%) IronPort
10 16 (4.32%) Cisco
11 15 (4.05%) IBM
12 12 (3.24%) Teradata
13 9 (2.43%) Dell
14 7 (1.89%) Sybase
14 7 (1.89%) NetApp
15 5 (1.35%) Hyperion
15 5 (1.35%) Juniper
16 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
16 4 (1.08%) EMC
16 4 (1.08%) Remedy
Warrington, Cheshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago