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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 11 38
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +27
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 13 34 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.08% 13.18% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.57% 16.19% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 3
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% +42.22%
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
198 210 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.34% 81.40% 63.02%
Number of salaries quoted 132 141 103
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £26,500 £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 25 July 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Chester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 25 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%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
5 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
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%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
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%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) XML
1 2 (10.00%) XSL
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) EPoS
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
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%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
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%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Java
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%) MCITP
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) NCIE
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
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%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Legato
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
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%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
Chester, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago