The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 56 84 43
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -41
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 67 40 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.15% 2.30% 5.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 2.88% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 83
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Service Delivery
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
1397 1388 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.45% 79.91% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1035 1094
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region.

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +22 22 £42,500 +6.25%
Chester +18 13 £45,000 - 3
Knutsford 0 6 £50,000 -
Runcorn - 6 £29,000 - 6
Crewe - 4 £56,250 -
Macclesfield +13 2 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Daresbury +3 1 - -
Widnes - 1 £21,000 -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery.

1 73 (41.24%) Finance
2 71 (40.11%) ITIL
3 35 (19.77%) SQL
4 34 (19.21%) Degree
5 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
6 31 (17.51%) Cisco
7 28 (15.82%) Windows
7 28 (15.82%) Service Management
8 27 (15.25%) SQL Server
9 26 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (14.12%) Juniper
11 24 (13.56%) Oracle
11 24 (13.56%) Management Information System
12 21 (11.86%) SLA
12 21 (11.86%) MS Excel
13 20 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (9.60%) Project Management
15 16 (9.04%) VMware
15 16 (9.04%) Oracle Database
16 15 (8.47%) F5
16 15 (8.47%) Change Management
17 14 (7.91%) MPLS
17 14 (7.91%) OSPF
17 14 (7.91%) BGP
17 14 (7.91%) CCNP
17 14 (7.91%) Active Directory
17 14 (7.91%) Riverbed
18 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (7.34%) Problem Management
18 13 (7.34%) Incident Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle 9iAS
2 6 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.69%) Lync
5 2 (1.13%) IIS
5 2 (1.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.08%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) ProjectWise
4 2 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.13%) GitHub
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) MPLS
1 14 (7.91%) OSPF
1 14 (7.91%) BGP
2 11 (6.21%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (5.65%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (5.65%) NetScreen
3 10 (5.65%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (5.08%) Internet
5 8 (4.52%) LAN
5 8 (4.52%) WAN
6 6 (3.39%) DHCP
6 6 (3.39%) DNS
6 6 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (3.39%) Firewall
6 6 (3.39%) IOS XR
6 6 (3.39%) NX-OS
7 5 (2.82%) Network Security
8 4 (2.26%) VPN
9 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.04%) Oracle Database
3 11 (6.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (6.21%) Oracle9i Database
3 11 (6.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.69%) MySQL
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.69%) Calabash
2 3 (1.69%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.13%) Gradle
3 2 (1.13%) Ant
3 2 (1.13%) Maven
4 1 (0.56%) Selenium
4 1 (0.56%) JUnit
4 1 (0.56%) JMeter
4 1 (0.56%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 73 (41.24%) Finance
2 8 (4.52%) Banking
3 6 (3.39%) Retail
4 5 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (20.34%) Service Manager
2 28 (15.82%) Delivery Manager
2 28 (15.82%) Consultant
3 20 (11.30%) Analyst
3 20 (11.30%) Technical Consultant
4 19 (10.73%) Services Delivery Manager
5 11 (6.21%) Security Consultant
5 11 (6.21%) DBA
5 11 (6.21%) Senior Consultant
5 11 (6.21%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 10 (5.65%) Security Technical Consultant
6 10 (5.65%) Architect
7 9 (5.08%) Administrator
7 9 (5.08%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Oracle DBA
8 8 (4.52%) Operations Manager
8 8 (4.52%) MI Analyst
8 8 (4.52%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.52%) Service Operations Manager
9 7 (3.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.95%) SignalR
1 7 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (3.39%) Web Services
2 6 (3.39%) .NET
3 3 (1.69%) WebCenter
3 3 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.13%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.13%) COM
4 2 (1.13%) CSS
4 2 (1.13%) Spring
4 2 (1.13%) NHibernate
4 2 (1.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.13%) RESTful
4 2 (1.13%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.56%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.78%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.08%) Life Science
4 8 (4.52%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.95%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) Clustering
7 3 (1.69%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.13%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.13%) iSeries
8 2 (1.13%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.82%) Windows
2 13 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.08%) Windows 7
3 9 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.82%) UNIX
6 4 (2.26%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.26%) Linux
7 3 (1.69%) AIX
8 2 (1.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (40.11%) ITIL
2 28 (15.82%) Service Management
3 20 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (9.60%) Project Management
5 15 (8.47%) Change Management
6 13 (7.34%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.34%) Problem Management
7 12 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (6.78%) Coaching
8 11 (6.21%) ETL
9 10 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.08%) PRINCE
10 9 (5.08%) Time Management
10 9 (5.08%) People Management
10 9 (5.08%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (4.52%) Security Management
11 8 (4.52%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.95%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.95%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.77%) SQL
2 8 (4.52%) T-SQL
2 8 (4.52%) VBA
3 4 (2.26%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.69%) Prolog
4 3 (1.69%) Java
4 3 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.13%) C#
5 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) Groovy
6 1 (0.56%) Python
6 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (19.21%) Degree
2 26 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.91%) CCNP
4 11 (6.21%) CCIE
4 11 (6.21%) CCSE
5 10 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.65%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.52%) CISSP
7 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.39%) JNCIP
8 6 (3.39%) MCSA
9 5 (2.82%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.26%) MCTS
10 4 (2.26%) MCITP
10 4 (2.26%) CISM
10 4 (2.26%) CISMP
11 3 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.86%) SLA
2 12 (6.78%) QA
3 5 (2.82%) COBIT
4 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (7.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.82%) XenApp
4 4 (2.26%) VMware Server
5 3 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.52%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.82%) Foglight
2 5 (2.82%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.13%) WSUS
4 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (18.08%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.51%) Cisco
3 25 (14.12%) Juniper
4 24 (13.56%) Oracle
5 16 (9.04%) VMware
6 15 (8.47%) F5
7 14 (7.91%) Riverbed
8 11 (6.21%) Fortinet
8 11 (6.21%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.65%) Blue Coat
9 10 (5.65%) IronPort
9 10 (5.65%) Tufin
10 9 (5.08%) Citrix
11 6 (3.39%) Teradata
12 5 (2.82%) Imperva
12 5 (2.82%) NetApp
13 3 (1.69%) CommVault
13 3 (1.69%) IBM
13 3 (1.69%) Business Objects
13 3 (1.69%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ricoh
Salary: £50k plus £10k bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £50k plus £10k bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Ashfield Healthcare Communications
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus £18k commission plus benefits.
Posted: 11 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £40k plus £18k commission plus benefits.
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago