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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 57 75 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 68 46 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.86% 2.70% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 3.31% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 74
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +44.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £24,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,950 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
1542 1391 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.58% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1069 1140
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 £26,704 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +13 20 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Chester +2 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Knutsford +1 10 £68,750 -31.25%
Runcorn - 5 £29,000 -
Crewe - 5 £56,250 -
Macclesfield +18 2 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Widnes - 1 £21,000 -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 67 (39.64%) Finance
2 66 (39.05%) ITIL
3 33 (19.53%) SQL
3 33 (19.53%) Microsoft
4 32 (18.93%) Cisco
5 29 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (15.98%) Service Management
6 27 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (15.38%) Degree
8 25 (14.79%) Juniper
8 25 (14.79%) Windows
9 24 (14.20%) Management Information System
10 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
11 21 (12.43%) Oracle
12 20 (11.83%) MS Excel
13 17 (10.06%) CCNP
13 17 (10.06%) MPLS
13 17 (10.06%) Oracle Database
14 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
15 15 (8.88%) QA
15 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
15 15 (8.88%) F5
16 14 (8.28%) Problem Management
16 14 (8.28%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (8.28%) Riverbed
16 14 (8.28%) OSPF
16 14 (8.28%) BGP
17 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
17 13 (7.69%) Change Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle 9iAS
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.78%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.78%) Lync
6 2 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.59%) JBoss
7 1 (0.59%) Apache
7 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) ProjectWise
4 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.55%) PaaS
3 5 (2.96%) SaaS
3 5 (2.96%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.18%) GitHub
5 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.06%) MPLS
2 14 (8.28%) OSPF
2 14 (8.28%) BGP
2 14 (8.28%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (5.92%) NetScreen
4 10 (5.92%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (5.92%) Internet
4 10 (5.92%) DHCP
5 9 (5.33%) LAN
5 9 (5.33%) DNS
5 9 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (5.33%) NX-OS
5 9 (5.33%) Firewall
6 8 (4.73%) WAN
7 7 (4.14%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.55%) Wireless
8 6 (3.55%) IOS XR
9 5 (2.96%) Network Security
9 5 (2.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.06%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
2 3 (1.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.78%) Calabash
2 3 (1.78%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.18%) Gradle
3 2 (1.18%) Ant
3 2 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (0.59%) Selenium
4 1 (0.59%) JUnit
4 1 (0.59%) JMeter
4 1 (0.59%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 67 (39.64%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.73%) Retail
4 5 (2.96%) Banking
5 3 (1.78%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Advertising
6 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.59%) Back Office
7 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (16.57%) Consultant
2 26 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 23 (13.61%) Delivery Manager
4 20 (11.83%) Technical Consultant
5 17 (10.06%) Services Delivery Manager
5 17 (10.06%) Analyst
6 13 (7.69%) DBA
7 12 (7.10%) Architect
8 11 (6.51%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) Security Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.92%) Security Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (4.73%) IT Architect
12 7 (4.14%) Administrator
13 6 (3.55%) IT Manager
13 6 (3.55%) Head of Infrastructure
14 5 (2.96%) Technical Delivery Manager
14 5 (2.96%) MI Analyst
14 5 (2.96%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) Web Services
2 7 (4.14%) SignalR
2 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (3.55%) .NET
4 3 (1.78%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (1.78%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.78%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.18%) COM
5 2 (1.18%) CSS
5 2 (1.18%) Spring
5 2 (1.18%) NHibernate
5 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.18%) RESTful
5 2 (1.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.20%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.69%) Life Science
2 13 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.51%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.96%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.78%) Replication
8 3 (1.78%) Clustering
8 3 (1.78%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.79%) Windows
2 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.37%) UNIX
6 4 (2.37%) Linux
7 3 (1.78%) AIX
8 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.05%) ITIL
2 27 (15.98%) Service Management
2 27 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
4 14 (8.28%) Problem Management
5 13 (7.69%) Change Management
5 13 (7.69%) Coaching
6 11 (6.51%) Project Management
6 11 (6.51%) PRINCE
6 11 (6.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (4.73%) ETL
8 8 (4.73%) Security Management
8 8 (4.73%) Business Continuity
8 8 (4.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (4.73%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.14%) Automated Testing
9 7 (4.14%) People Management
9 7 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.53%) SQL
2 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
3 5 (2.96%) VBA
4 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.78%) Prolog
5 3 (1.78%) Java
5 3 (1.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.78%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.18%) C
6 2 (1.18%) C#
6 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.18%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) Groovy
7 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (15.38%) Degree
3 17 (10.06%) CCNP
4 12 (7.10%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.51%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.51%) CCIE
5 11 (6.51%) CCSE
6 9 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (4.73%) CISSP
7 8 (4.73%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.55%) JNCIP
8 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (3.55%) MCSA
9 5 (2.96%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.37%) MCTS
10 4 (2.37%) MCITP
10 4 (2.37%) CISM
10 4 (2.37%) CISMP
11 3 (1.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.88%) QA
2 12 (7.10%) SLA
3 5 (2.96%) COBIT
4 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.78%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.18%) XenApp
5 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.73%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.96%) Foglight
2 5 (2.96%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.18%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.59%) SCCM
4 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.93%) Cisco
3 25 (14.79%) Juniper
4 21 (12.43%) Oracle
5 15 (8.88%) F5
6 14 (8.28%) Riverbed
7 12 (7.10%) VMware
8 11 (6.51%) CheckPoint
8 11 (6.51%) Fortinet
9 10 (5.92%) IronPort
9 10 (5.92%) Blue Coat
9 10 (5.92%) Tufin
10 6 (3.55%) Citrix
11 5 (2.96%) Imperva
12 3 (1.78%) CommVault
12 3 (1.78%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.18%) Sun
13 2 (1.18%) McAfee
13 2 (1.18%) TOWER Software
13 2 (1.18%) Teradata
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