The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
North West / Cheshire
Rank 89 90 110
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 4 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% 0.92% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.08% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median salary £65,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £25,600 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £46,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 932 1109 1581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.27% 85.31% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 742 933 1208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Cheshire

ITIL V3
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Cheshire.

Salary trend for ITIL V3 in Cheshire

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V3 in Cheshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 1 £37,500 -
Crewe -6 1 £65,000 +62.50%
Knutsford - 1 - -
ITIL V3
North West

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (13.33%) Statistics
7 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (13.33%) Billing
7 2 (13.33%) IMS/DB
7 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (13.33%) ISO 9000
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) IBM

ITIL V3
Top Related 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 (13.33%) CICS
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) IMS/DB
2 1 (6.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
2 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Service Operations
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Energy
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) COBOL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) NCDA
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) ISO 9000
2 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) NetApp
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) VMware