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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 72 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 50 74 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.83% 4.26% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 5.58% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 78
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £100,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,375 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+3.74% +0.87%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1424 1325 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 76.28% 77.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1069 1587
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £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 23 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 23 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 17 £40,000 +15.10% 2
Warrington -33 12 £55,000 +71.87%
Knutsford -5 3 £100,000 +95.12% 1
Macclesfield +14 2 £47,500 -52.50%
Wilmslow -13 1 £20,500 -50.60%
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 56 (60.87%) ITIL
2 29 (31.52%) Finance
3 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (23.91%) Release Management
5 20 (21.74%) SharePoint
6 19 (20.65%) MS Excel
6 19 (20.65%) SLA
7 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
8 16 (17.39%) Change Management
8 16 (17.39%) Service Management
9 15 (16.30%) .NET
9 15 (16.30%) Problem Management
10 12 (13.04%) Project Management
11 11 (11.96%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (11.96%) UNIX
11 11 (11.96%) Telecoms
11 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.87%) Data Protection
12 10 (10.87%) VB
13 9 (9.78%) Legal
13 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.78%) LiveLink
14 8 (8.70%) Billing
14 8 (8.70%) VB6
15 7 (7.61%) Banking
15 7 (7.61%) Business Continuity
15 7 (7.61%) MS Office
15 7 (7.61%) Windows
15 7 (7.61%) Linux
16 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 20 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.78%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.09%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Project
4 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) LAN
1 3 (3.26%) VoIP
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
1 3 (3.26%) SAN
1 3 (3.26%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
3 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (31.52%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.78%) Legal
4 8 (8.70%) Billing
5 7 (7.61%) Banking
6 6 (6.52%) Retail
7 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.09%) Back Office
8 1 (1.09%) Automotive
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.09%) Advertising
8 1 (1.09%) Publishing
8 1 (1.09%) Local Government
8 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.52%) Service Manager
2 24 (26.09%) Delivery Manager
3 23 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 14 (15.22%) Analyst
5 12 (13.04%) Applications Support
5 12 (13.04%) Operations Manager
6 8 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (8.70%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Applications Support Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Applications Manager
9 3 (3.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.26%) Consultant
9 3 (3.26%) Service Operations Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Account Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.09%) CSS
2 1 (1.09%) XHTML
2 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Mainframe
1 5 (5.43%) Tandem
1 5 (5.43%) Cryptography
1 5 (5.43%) PKI
1 5 (5.43%) Statistics
1 5 (5.43%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (2.17%) iPhone
2 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Replication
3 1 (1.09%) Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) Firmware
3 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.09%) CMDB
3 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) UNIX
2 7 (7.61%) Windows
2 7 (7.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (60.87%) ITIL
2 22 (23.91%) Release Management
3 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
4 16 (17.39%) Change Management
4 16 (17.39%) Service Management
5 15 (16.30%) Problem Management
6 12 (13.04%) Project Management
7 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.87%) Data Protection
9 9 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.61%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.43%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (5.43%) Resource Management
12 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (4.35%) CRM
12 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
12 4 (4.35%) Supplier Management
13 3 (3.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) VB
2 8 (8.70%) VB6
3 5 (5.43%) Java
4 2 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.09%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) VBScript
5 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) CEH
4 2 (2.17%) CISSP
4 2 (2.17%) EnCE
5 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.09%) MCP
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) CCIE
5 1 (1.09%) MCITP
5 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 23 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) IBM
3 4 (4.35%) Cisco
3 4 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.26%) Intel
4 3 (3.26%) NetApp
5 2 (2.17%) Sage
5 2 (2.17%) Symantec
5 2 (2.17%) Citrix
5 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.17%) Fujitsu
5 2 (2.17%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.17%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Dell
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) Teradata
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