Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 180 146
Rank change year-on-year +38 -34 +32
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.29% 0.032% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 - £27,500
10th Percentile £31,250 - £26,250
90th Percentile £33,750 - £28,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +14.50%

ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 483 645 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.95% 20.82% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 346 435 389
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £20,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Cheshire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Cheshire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 Foundation Certificate within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Knutsford +25 6 - -
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Law
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Investment Banking
2 6 (85.71%) Wealth Management
3 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Sybase
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) BladeLogic
4 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 3 (42.86%) CA Release Automation

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Log4j
2 1 (14.29%) Log4Net
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Investment Banking
1 6 (85.71%) Law
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Service Level Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Wealth Management
3 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) Server Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) Jython
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) BladeLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft