Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 128 155
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 41 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.36% 0.89% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.02% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 15 11
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £23,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.16% -36.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,274
% change year-on-year - +6.45% +11.25%

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2680 1965 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 88.68% 87.22% 88.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1667 2440
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 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 -3 14 £43,500 +83.16%
Knutsford - 14 £40,000 - 1
Northwich - 2 £24,000 -
Runcorn - 2 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £30,500 - 1
ITIL V3
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (73.17%) Service Management
3 21 (51.22%) Finance
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) Windows
6 13 (31.71%) Degree
7 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
7 12 (29.27%) ITSM
7 12 (29.27%) VPN
8 11 (26.83%) SSL
8 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
8 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
8 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
9 10 (24.39%) IP Telephony
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (24.39%) Network Security
9 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
9 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
9 10 (24.39%) Wireless
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) IPsec
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco
9 10 (24.39%) DNS
9 10 (24.39%) VoIP
9 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 10 (24.39%) DHCP
9 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
9 10 (24.39%) SNMP
9 10 (24.39%) CCNP

ITIL V3
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 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) CICS
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Acrobat
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) VPN
2 11 (26.83%) SSL
3 10 (24.39%) BGP
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (24.39%) DHCP
3 10 (24.39%) DNS
3 10 (24.39%) EIGRP
3 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
3 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 10 (24.39%) IP Telephony
3 10 (24.39%) IPsec
3 10 (24.39%) MPLS
3 10 (24.39%) OSPF
3 10 (24.39%) SNMP
3 10 (24.39%) TACACS
3 10 (24.39%) VoIP
3 10 (24.39%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) Wireless
3 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) IMS/DB
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Investment Banking
2 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.32%) Service Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (4.88%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.88%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) IT Technician
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Service Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Life Science
2 3 (7.32%) Contactless
2 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) iPad
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
3 2 (4.88%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (73.17%) Service Management
3 12 (29.27%) ITSM
3 12 (29.27%) Risk Management
4 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
4 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
4 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
5 10 (24.39%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
6 8 (19.51%) Asset Management
6 8 (19.51%) Service Design
7 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.07%) Change Management
7 7 (17.07%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (14.63%) Wealth Management
9 5 (12.20%) Line Management
9 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.20%) Operations Management
9 5 (12.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) COBOL
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 10 (24.39%) CCNP
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) PMO
3 1 (2.44%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) F5
2 10 (24.39%) Riverbed
3 5 (12.20%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) NCR