The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 12 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 13 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.06% 12.79% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.50% 15.79% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 3
Average salary £47,500 £32,625 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.59% +45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 209 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.82% 81.01% 62.69%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 103
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
ITIL
Cheshire

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ITIL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Chester

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Chester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL 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.

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) IIS
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) HP
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) MS Office
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Site Server
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 2 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Server Operations Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) XSL
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) XHTML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Cash Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (10.00%) VBA
3 2 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) Legato
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec