Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 168 140
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28 +37
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 0.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 - £27,500
10th Percentile £33,750 - £19,950
90th Percentile £48,500 - £28,750
North West median annual salary £38,874 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.61% +20.00% +7.14%

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 609 600 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 20.97% 22.17% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 405 395 385
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £75,450 £61,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.27%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 August 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 +2 5 - -
Warrington - 3 £40,000 -
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Law
5 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Release Management
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (27.27%) Fintech
6 3 (27.27%) Rancher
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Log4j
2 1 (9.09%) Log4Net
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Investment Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
1 3 (27.27%) Release Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Service Level Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Environment Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Environment Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (27.27%) Fintech
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Wealth Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Microservices
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 3 (27.27%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL
3 1 (9.09%) JCL
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Kubernetes
1 3 (27.27%) Rancher
2 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase