Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 103 165
Rank change year-on-year -23 +62 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 36 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.37% 1.80% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.33% 8.00% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 17
Cheshire median annual salary £33,750 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -27.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £19,850 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £35,275 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -21.61% +2.27% -7.37%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 569 500 784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 21.58% 22.55% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 381 408 563
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 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
Warrington +13 22 £29,500 -39.49%
Knutsford - 7 £37,500 -
Chester -3 2 £40,000 +40.35%
ITIL Certification
North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
3 12 (33.33%) Service Management
3 12 (33.33%) SLA
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) Citrix
5 9 (25.00%) Line Management
6 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 8 (22.22%) Windows
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 7 (19.44%) VPN
7 7 (19.44%) LAN
7 7 (19.44%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) SAN
7 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
8 6 (16.67%) BC Cleared
8 6 (16.67%) Budget Control
8 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 6 (16.67%) Firewall
8 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (16.67%) CCNP
9 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
9 5 (13.89%) Banking
10 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 4 (11.11%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 4 (11.11%) Change Management
10 4 (11.11%) Project Management

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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LAN
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
1 7 (19.44%) VPN
1 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 3 (8.33%) WebEx
4 1 (2.78%) Skype
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Network Operations Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Transition Manager
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Transition Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Transition Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) CMDB
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Service Delivery
3 12 (33.33%) Service Management
4 9 (25.00%) Line Management
5 7 (19.44%) Incident Management
6 6 (16.67%) Budget Control
7 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Hardware Maintenance
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (8.33%) Service Design
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
9 2 (5.56%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) CCNP
2 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) ISEB
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Citrix
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) SAP