The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 40 19 45
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 6 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.35% 9.05% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 10.50% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +94.44%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 200 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.49% 86.21% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 145 167 106
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) IIS
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Site Server
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
7 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) VB
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (26.32%) IIS
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.79%) Site Server
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.79%) IT Support
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Head of IT
3 2 (10.53%) Head of Operations
3 2 (10.53%) Junior
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) XML
1 2 (10.53%) XSL
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Release Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) People Management
5 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VB
1 3 (15.79%) PHP
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 2 (10.53%) VB6
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Legato
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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