The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 72 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 53 69 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.96% 4.02% 4.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 5.27% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 90
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +0.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1453 1309 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.04% 76.33% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1141 1059 1581
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Service Delivery
North West

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Chester +7 19 £40,000 +15.10% 2
Warrington -34 13 £55,000 +71.87%
Knutsford -4 5 £70,000 +36.58%
Macclesfield +8 2 £47,500 -52.50% 1
Wilmslow -11 1 £20,500 -50.60%
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 58 (61.70%) ITIL
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.47%) Release Management
5 19 (20.21%) SLA
5 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
5 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
6 17 (18.09%) Service Management
6 17 (18.09%) Change Management
6 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
7 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
7 14 (14.89%) .NET
8 12 (12.77%) Project Management
8 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
9 11 (11.70%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.64%) Data Protection
10 10 (10.64%) VB
10 10 (10.64%) UNIX
11 9 (9.57%) LiveLink
12 8 (8.51%) Legal
12 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity
12 8 (8.51%) Banking
12 8 (8.51%) Billing
12 8 (8.51%) VB6
13 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.45%) Linux
13 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (7.45%) MS Office

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.57%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.06%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) LAN
1 3 (3.19%) WAN
1 3 (3.19%) SAN
1 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) VoIP
2 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.51%) Legal
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Billing
4 6 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Automotive
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Service Manager
2 25 (26.60%) Delivery Manager
3 24 (25.53%) Services Delivery Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Operations Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Analyst
5 12 (12.77%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Applications Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Applications Support Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Service Operations Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Head of IT
9 3 (3.19%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.19%) Consultant
10 2 (2.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.13%) Account Manager
10 2 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.06%) CSS
2 1 (1.06%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Statistics
2 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.26%) PKI
2 4 (4.26%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (4.26%) Cryptography
2 4 (4.26%) Tandem
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) CMDB
4 1 (1.06%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.06%) Firmware
4 1 (1.06%) Replication
4 1 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) UNIX
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) ITIL
2 23 (24.47%) Release Management
3 17 (18.09%) Service Management
3 17 (18.09%) Change Management
3 17 (18.09%) Incident Management
4 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
5 12 (12.77%) Project Management
5 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (10.64%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity
9 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.38%) Supplier Management
10 6 (6.38%) Resource Management
11 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.26%) CRM
11 4 (4.26%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity Management
12 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.64%) VB
2 8 (8.51%) VB6
3 4 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.38%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) PMP
4 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.13%) CISSP
4 2 (2.13%) CEH
4 2 (2.13%) EnCE
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCIE
5 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.06%) Legato
Vendors
1 24 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) IBM
3 4 (4.26%) VMware
3 4 (4.26%) Cisco
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
4 3 (3.19%) NetApp
5 2 (2.13%) Sage
5 2 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Symantec
5 2 (2.13%) Intel
5 2 (2.13%) Citrix
5 2 (2.13%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.13%) Fujitsu
5 2 (2.13%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.13%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) Dell
6 1 (1.06%) EMC
6 1 (1.06%) Teradata
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
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