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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 30 73 101
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +28
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 108 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.78% 2.75% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 3.39% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 67 30 35
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £34,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £53,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
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
1582 1267 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.60% 81.06% 83.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 956 1337
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 +25 43 £46,250 +32.14% 5
Knutsford +15 24 £55,000 +30.95% 2
Wilmslow +2 10 £54,999 +18.91% 1
Sandbach - 6 - -
Crewe +13 2 £43,750 -
Chester +6 2 - - 1
Runcorn - 1 £24,000 - 2
Daresbury - 1 - -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 117 (58.50%) Finance
2 101 (50.50%) ITIL
3 40 (20.00%) Service Management
4 38 (19.00%) Cisco
5 36 (18.00%) Change Management
5 36 (18.00%) Degree
6 32 (16.00%) SLA
7 30 (15.00%) Oracle
8 28 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (13.00%) Problem Management
10 22 (11.00%) SQL
10 22 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (11.00%) Juniper
11 21 (10.50%) Management Information System
11 21 (10.50%) Incident Management
11 21 (10.50%) Oracle Database
12 20 (10.00%) Imperva
12 20 (10.00%) Foglight
12 20 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 20 (10.00%) Citrix
13 19 (9.50%) VMware
14 18 (9.00%) Project Management
14 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database 10g
14 18 (9.00%) Oracle9i Database
14 18 (9.00%) Data Guard
14 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 17 (8.50%) Database Tuning
15 17 (8.50%) Microsoft
15 17 (8.50%) NetApp
15 17 (8.50%) Risk Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle 9iAS
6 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) MPLS
1 13 (6.50%) OSPF
1 13 (6.50%) BGP
2 9 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
3 8 (4.00%) NetScreen
3 8 (4.00%) LAN
3 8 (4.00%) WAN
4 7 (3.50%) VPN
5 5 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.50%) Network Security
6 4 (2.00%) Firewall
7 2 (1.00%) Internet
7 2 (1.00%) DNS
7 2 (1.00%) DHCP
8 1 (0.50%) VoIP
8 1 (0.50%) SSL
8 1 (0.50%) Wireless
8 1 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.50%) Oracle Database
2 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 18 (9.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 18 (9.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (8.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (7.50%) SQL Server
5 9 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.00%) DB2
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 117 (58.50%) Finance
2 12 (6.00%) Financial Institution
3 8 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.00%) Banking
4 4 (2.00%) Billing
5 3 (1.50%) Publishing
5 3 (1.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (26.00%) Service Manager
2 28 (14.00%) Delivery Manager
3 22 (11.00%) Consultant
4 20 (10.00%) DBA
4 20 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (9.50%) Services Delivery Manager
6 17 (8.50%) Technical Consultant
7 16 (8.00%) Analyst
8 14 (7.00%) IT Services Manager
8 14 (7.00%) Citrix Support
9 12 (6.00%) Support Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Citrix Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) Operations Manager
12 9 (4.50%) Security Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Technical Manager
12 9 (4.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 9 (4.50%) Service Operations Manager
13 8 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.50%) Life Science
6 4 (2.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.00%) PKI
6 4 (2.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.00%) FMCG
8 2 (1.00%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) Telematics
9 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.50%) Windows
2 9 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (3.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) UNIX
6 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (50.50%) ITIL
2 40 (20.00%) Service Management
3 36 (18.00%) Change Management
4 28 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (13.00%) Problem Management
6 21 (10.50%) Incident Management
7 18 (9.00%) Project Management
8 17 (8.50%) Risk Management
8 17 (8.50%) Database Tuning
8 17 (8.50%) Capacity Management
8 17 (8.50%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (6.00%) Content Management
9 12 (6.00%) Supplier Management
10 10 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (4.50%) Quality Management
11 9 (4.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 9 (4.50%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (4.00%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.00%) PRINCE
12 8 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.00%) SQL
2 8 (4.00%) VBA
3 3 (1.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.00%) C
4 2 (1.00%) Java
4 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (18.00%) Degree
2 22 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (6.50%) CCNP
5 11 (5.50%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (4.50%) CCSE
6 9 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (4.50%) CCIE
7 8 (4.00%) CISSP
7 8 (4.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (2.50%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.00%) CISMP
9 4 (2.00%) JNCIS
9 4 (2.00%) VCP4
9 4 (2.00%) CISM
10 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.00%) SLA
2 6 (3.00%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.50%) COBIT
5 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (8.00%) XenApp
3 15 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (6.50%) XenDesktop
5 8 (4.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (10.00%) Foglight
2 18 (9.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (1.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (19.00%) Cisco
2 30 (15.00%) Oracle
3 22 (11.00%) Juniper
4 20 (10.00%) Citrix
4 20 (10.00%) Imperva
5 19 (9.50%) VMware
6 17 (8.50%) NetApp
6 17 (8.50%) Microsoft
7 14 (7.00%) F5
8 13 (6.50%) Riverbed
9 12 (6.00%) HP
9 12 (6.00%) EMC
10 9 (4.50%) CheckPoint
10 9 (4.50%) Fortinet
11 8 (4.00%) Blue Coat
11 8 (4.00%) Tufin
11 8 (4.00%) IronPort
12 6 (3.00%) Teradata
13 5 (2.50%) Symantec
13 5 (2.50%) Lotus
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £51000 - £60000 per annum + £7200Car allowance+15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Berwick Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Berwick Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
SCC
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Car + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago