The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 35 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.51% 0.79% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 2.94% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
ITIL Certification
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 68 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.32% 26.88% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 55
Average salary £28,000 £48,421 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.17% +38.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £24,796
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Chester region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Chester

ITIL Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) DPNSS
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) QSIG
2 5 (83.33%) Operations Management
2 5 (83.33%) Lync
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) PBX
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) DPNSS
1 5 (83.33%) QSIG
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO 9001
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) SAP