Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 93 134
Rank change year-on-year -33 +41 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 48 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.51% 2.16% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.73% 9.36% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 26
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £33,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.94% +22.22% -36.47%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,500 £51,250
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -6.25%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 621 513 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.47% 23.05% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 423 374 587
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ITIL Certification in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL Certification in Cheshire

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Warrington -14 15 £33,750 +68.75% 1
Sandbach - 9 £47,500 - 1
Knutsford - 6 - -
Runcorn - 3 £62,500 -
Chester -19 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £22,000 -
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification.

1 48 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (43.75%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) Service Management
4 18 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 16 (33.33%) Unix
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
6 14 (29.17%) Service Design
6 14 (29.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 14 (29.17%) Customer Requirements
7 13 (27.08%) Linux
8 11 (22.92%) Java
9 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (18.75%) PHP
9 9 (18.75%) Python
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.75%) Ansible
9 9 (18.75%) Docker
9 9 (18.75%) DevOps
9 9 (18.75%) SaltStack
9 9 (18.75%) Microservices
9 9 (18.75%) Redis
9 9 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.75%) Ruby
9 9 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (18.75%) Puppet
9 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
9 9 (18.75%) Open Source

ITIL Certification
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 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) CICS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (18.75%) Redis
2 2 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Service Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Service Design Architect
3 11 (22.92%) Support Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
4 9 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Middleware
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (27.08%) Linux
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Service Management
3 18 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 14 (29.17%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 14 (29.17%) Customer Requirements
4 14 (29.17%) Service Design
5 9 (18.75%) DevOps
5 9 (18.75%) Microservices
5 9 (18.75%) Open Source
5 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 6 (12.50%) Wealth Management
7 5 (10.42%) Change Management
7 5 (10.42%) CRM
7 5 (10.42%) Process Management
7 5 (10.42%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) PHP
3 9 (18.75%) Python
3 9 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.08%) AWK
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) A+ Certification
1 5 (10.42%) MCP
2 2 (4.17%) Postgraduate
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) MCSA
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 6 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Ansible
1 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Control-M
3 1 (2.08%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 9 (18.75%) SaltStack
2 3 (6.25%) Citrix
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (2.08%) CA
3 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Informatica
3 1 (2.08%) Sun