Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 267 217 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 10.20% 9.68% 8.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.56% 11.16% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 165 179 256
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,223 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -28.89% +20.57%
10th Percentile £20,950 £20,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.94% +15.71%

ITIL 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 2309 1945 3173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 88.20% 86.75% 90.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1765 1645 2436
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Cheshire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Cheshire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Cheshire

ITIL
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 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 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 +15 108 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Knutsford +1 57 £42,000 +33.33% 2
Wilmslow +2 26 £51,265 +64.05% 1
Chester -20 13 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Runcorn +1 5 £18,750 -46.43%
Northwich -10 4 £24,000 +9.09%
Crewe -16 4 £33,750 +53.41% 2
Widnes - 3 £26,000 -
Macclesfield -16 1 £21,500 -10.42%
Ellesmere Port - 1 £25,000 -
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 109 (40.82%) Finance
2 88 (32.96%) Microsoft
3 75 (28.09%) Service Management
4 72 (26.97%) Service Delivery
5 67 (25.09%) Windows
6 45 (16.85%) Risk Management
7 43 (16.10%) Banking
8 41 (15.36%) SLA
9 40 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
10 37 (13.86%) Active Directory
10 37 (13.86%) Degree
11 36 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
12 35 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (13.11%) Data Centre
13 34 (12.73%) Incident Management
14 32 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (11.24%) Line Management
15 30 (11.24%) ITIL V3
15 30 (11.24%) Cisco
16 29 (10.86%) Oracle
17 28 (10.49%) WAN
17 28 (10.49%) Firewall
18 27 (10.11%) Management Information System
18 27 (10.11%) DNS
19 26 (9.74%) VPN
19 26 (9.74%) Citrix
19 26 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (9.74%) Windows Server
20 25 (9.36%) SQL
21 24 (8.99%) CISSP

ITIL
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 19 (7.12%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.37%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (2.62%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.50%) IIS
7 4 (1.50%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.75%) CICS
8 2 (0.75%) JBoss
8 2 (0.75%) MindAlign
8 2 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.75%) SAP EWM
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.37%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.37%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.37%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.87%) SaaS
2 10 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.37%) Office 365
4 4 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.12%) G Suite
6 2 (0.75%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.37%) GitHub
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.49%) Firewall
1 28 (10.49%) WAN
2 27 (10.11%) DNS
3 26 (9.74%) VPN
4 22 (8.24%) LAN
5 20 (7.49%) DHCP
6 16 (5.99%) Ethernet
7 15 (5.62%) IP Telephony
7 15 (5.62%) Wireless
8 14 (5.24%) BGP
8 14 (5.24%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (5.24%) EIGRP
8 14 (5.24%) OSPF
9 13 (4.87%) Remote Desktop
9 13 (4.87%) SSL
9 13 (4.87%) VoIP
10 12 (4.49%) Wireshark
11 11 (4.12%) DMVPN
11 11 (4.12%) MPLS
11 11 (4.12%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.12%) MySQL
3 3 (1.12%) Power BI
4 2 (0.75%) DB2
4 2 (0.75%) IMS/DB
4 2 (0.75%) MS Access
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) GIS
5 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.37%) Ingres
5 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Synon
2 5 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) MSI
General
1 109 (40.82%) Finance
2 43 (16.10%) Banking
3 15 (5.62%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.87%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.49%) Financial Institution
6 10 (3.75%) Retail
7 9 (3.37%) Telecoms
8 8 (3.00%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (3.00%) Law
9 4 (1.50%) Legal
10 3 (1.12%) Billing
10 3 (1.12%) French Language
10 3 (1.12%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.75%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.37%) Electronics
12 1 (0.37%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) Marketing
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (21.35%) Analyst
2 39 (14.61%) Service Manager
3 17 (6.37%) Service Analyst
4 15 (5.62%) Support Engineer
5 13 (4.87%) IT Analyst
5 13 (4.87%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (4.49%) Compliance Manager
6 12 (4.49%) IT Support
6 12 (4.49%) Network Engineer
6 12 (4.49%) Security Manager
7 11 (4.12%) Project Manager
7 11 (4.12%) Support Manager
8 10 (3.75%) Applications Support
8 10 (3.75%) Operations Manager
9 9 (3.37%) Architect
9 9 (3.37%) IT Manager
9 9 (3.37%) Service Support Manager
9 9 (3.37%) Software Support Engineer
10 8 (3.00%) Risk Analyst
10 8 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.49%) .NET
2 9 (3.37%) XML
2 9 (3.37%) XSLT
3 8 (3.00%) Java EE
3 8 (3.00%) WCF
4 7 (2.62%) JSON
5 6 (2.25%) Middleware
5 6 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.50%) Web Services
7 3 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.12%) CSS
8 2 (0.75%) EDI
8 2 (0.75%) IDoc
8 2 (0.75%) JMS
8 2 (0.75%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.75%) WF
8 2 (0.75%) XMPP
9 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
1 35 (13.11%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.11%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.75%) PMI
3 10 (3.75%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.00%) iPad
5 7 (2.62%) Contactless
6 6 (2.25%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.87%) User Experience
8 4 (1.50%) CMDB
8 4 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.50%) Life Science
8 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) Mobile Computing
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 67 (25.09%) Windows
2 32 (11.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (9.74%) Windows Server
4 24 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.62%) Linux
5 15 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.49%) Unix
7 8 (3.00%) AIX
8 7 (2.62%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.62%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.87%) Solaris
10 4 (1.50%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.12%) VMS
11 3 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.37%) Android
12 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.37%) HPUX
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.09%) Service Management
2 72 (26.97%) Service Delivery
3 45 (16.85%) Risk Management
4 40 (14.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (12.73%) Incident Management
6 30 (11.24%) ITIL V3
6 30 (11.24%) Line Management
7 26 (9.74%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (8.61%) ITSM
9 21 (7.87%) Process Improvement
10 20 (7.49%) Mentoring
11 19 (7.12%) Performance Management
11 19 (7.12%) Problem Management
12 18 (6.74%) Change Management
12 18 (6.74%) Configuration Management
12 18 (6.74%) Information Security
12 18 (6.74%) Project Management
13 16 (5.99%) PRINCE2
14 15 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (5.62%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.36%) SQL
2 11 (4.12%) C#
3 9 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.37%) RPG
3 9 (3.37%) RPG IV
3 9 (3.37%) RPG/400
4 7 (2.62%) Java
4 7 (2.62%) VB
5 5 (1.87%) VBScript
6 4 (1.50%) Perl
6 4 (1.50%) Python
7 2 (0.75%) COBOL
7 2 (0.75%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (13.86%) Degree
2 36 (13.48%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (8.99%) CCNP
3 24 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (8.99%) CISSP
4 15 (5.62%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.87%) CISM
6 11 (4.12%) MCP
6 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.12%) PMI Certification
7 9 (3.37%) CRISC
8 8 (3.00%) MCSE
9 7 (2.62%) BC Cleared
9 7 (2.62%) SC Cleared
10 6 (2.25%) ISEB
10 6 (2.25%) PMP
11 5 (1.87%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.87%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.50%) APMG
12 4 (1.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (15.36%) SLA
2 12 (4.49%) COBIT
3 4 (1.50%) PMBOK
3 4 (1.50%) PMO
4 3 (1.12%) COSO
4 3 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.12%) QA
4 3 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.37%) BS25999
System Software
1 37 (13.86%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.62%) Hyper-V
2 15 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.49%) XenDesktop
4 10 (3.75%) XenApp
5 9 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.37%) Docker
7 1 (0.37%) Firmware
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.00%) SCCM
2 4 (1.50%) SCOM
3 3 (1.12%) Ansible
3 3 (1.12%) Netcool
4 2 (0.75%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.75%) Ganglia
4 2 (0.75%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.37%) IBM BigFix
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 88 (32.96%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.24%) Cisco
3 29 (10.86%) Oracle
4 26 (9.74%) Citrix
5 21 (7.87%) VMware
6 15 (5.62%) F5
7 14 (5.24%) IBM
8 11 (4.12%) Riverbed
9 9 (3.37%) JD Edwards
10 8 (3.00%) Cognizant
11 7 (2.62%) ServiceNow
11 7 (2.62%) Veeam
12 6 (2.25%) Cadence
12 6 (2.25%) SAP
13 3 (1.12%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.12%) BMC
13 3 (1.12%) CA
13 3 (1.12%) Google
14 2 (0.75%) Juniper
14 2 (0.75%) Remedy
Chester
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £63000.00 - £72000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Knutsford
Barclays
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
greywood
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago