Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Incident Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 104 115
Rank change year-on-year -3 +11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Incident Management 72 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.34% 1.94% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.22% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 43
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £35,300 £22,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,500 £65,000 £52,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2726 1981 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.74% 87.46% 88.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2052 1675 2416
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Cheshire

Incident Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Incident Management in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Incident Management in Cheshire

Incident Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Incident Management in Cheshire

Incident Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -4 42 £41,000 -
Chester -7 5 £40,000 +26.98%
Warrington -5 4 £33,250 -26.11% 1
Crewe +2 3 £55,000 +19.89%
Runcorn -3 1 - -
Incident Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 35 (48.61%) ITIL
2 32 (44.44%) Banking
3 30 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 30 (41.67%) Finance
4 26 (36.11%) Investment Banking
4 26 (36.11%) Wealth Management
5 25 (34.72%) Law
5 25 (34.72%) Unix
6 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (31.94%) Linux
7 23 (31.94%) SQL
8 21 (29.17%) Java
8 21 (29.17%) Service Management
8 21 (29.17%) Problem Management
9 19 (26.39%) Service Delivery
9 19 (26.39%) Change Management
10 16 (22.22%) Windows
11 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
13 13 (18.06%) Information Security
13 13 (18.06%) Oracle
13 13 (18.06%) Splunk
14 12 (16.67%) Middleware
15 11 (15.28%) SLA
15 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
15 11 (15.28%) ITIL V3
16 10 (13.89%) Line Management
16 10 (13.89%) AppDynamics
16 10 (13.89%) Legal

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) JBoss
3 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) MindAlign
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.39%) CICS
5 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.94%) SAN
1 5 (6.94%) SSH
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.56%) LAN
2 4 (5.56%) WAN
3 3 (4.17%) DNS
3 3 (4.17%) HTTP
3 3 (4.17%) LDAP
3 3 (4.17%) WebEx
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
4 2 (2.78%) MPLS
4 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.78%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) Skype
5 1 (1.39%) SSL
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.39%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (44.44%) Banking
2 30 (41.67%) Finance
3 26 (36.11%) Investment Banking
4 25 (34.72%) Law
5 10 (13.89%) Legal
6 6 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (8.33%) Financial Institution
7 4 (5.56%) Games
8 2 (2.78%) Billing
9 1 (1.39%) Marketing
9 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Applications Support
2 15 (20.83%) Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Service Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Administrator
5 6 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
6 5 (6.94%) Linux Support
6 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Information Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Security Officer
7 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
9 2 (2.78%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.78%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (4.17%) J2EE
2 3 (4.17%) ODBC
2 3 (4.17%) REST
2 3 (4.17%) SOAP
2 3 (4.17%) Web Services
3 2 (2.78%) JMS
3 2 (2.78%) XMPP
4 1 (1.39%) .NET
4 1 (1.39%) Django
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.11%) User Experience
4 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.94%) Contactless
6 4 (5.56%) Clustering
7 3 (4.17%) CMDB
8 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.78%) PKI
8 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.78%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Unix
2 23 (31.94%) Linux
3 16 (22.22%) Windows
4 7 (9.72%) AIX
5 6 (8.33%) Solaris
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) ITIL
2 30 (41.67%) Risk Management
3 26 (36.11%) Wealth Management
4 24 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (29.17%) Problem Management
6 21 (29.17%) Service Management
7 19 (26.39%) Change Management
7 19 (26.39%) Service Delivery
8 13 (18.06%) Information Security
9 11 (15.28%) ITIL V3
10 10 (13.89%) Line Management
11 9 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 9 (12.50%) Project Management
12 8 (11.11%) Coaching
12 8 (11.11%) Process Management
12 8 (11.11%) Release Management
13 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery Management
14 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (6.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) SQL
2 21 (29.17%) Java
3 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) AWK
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) COBOL
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.56%) CISM
2 4 (5.56%) CISSP
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) CCNA
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.56%) GDPR
3 4 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.17%) QA
5 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Ganglia
2 3 (4.17%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.17%) Netcool
2 3 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.78%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle
1 13 (18.06%) Splunk
2 10 (13.89%) AppDynamics
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) Citrix
4 4 (5.56%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 4 (5.56%) Veritas
4 4 (5.56%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) IBM
6 2 (2.78%) arcserve
6 2 (2.78%) CA
6 2 (2.78%) Sophos
6 2 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.39%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Lotus
7 1 (1.39%) NCR
7 1 (1.39%) TIBCO