The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 328 304 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.36% 7.38% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.63% 8.79% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 264 258 219
Average salary £42,024 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.06% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £21,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
ITIL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3405 3457 3059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.77% 83.97% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2784 2636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Manchester

ITIL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +20 10 £22,200 -57.71% 1
Oldham +5 10 £29,750 -54.23%
Stockport +4 8 £37,500 +66.66% 2
Salford +6 5 £20,500 -57.29% 2
Rochdale +2 5 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Altrincham -10 5 £35,000 -23.91% 1
Wigan +1 2 £24,000 +15.66%
Cheadle - 2 £41,250 - 1
Sale - 2 £19,250 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 188 (33.69%) Service Management
2 175 (31.36%) Windows
3 160 (28.67%) Microsoft
4 136 (24.37%) Finance
5 131 (23.48%) PRINCE2
6 117 (20.97%) Service Delivery
7 116 (20.79%) Project Management
8 114 (20.43%) SLA
9 107 (19.18%) VMware
10 98 (17.56%) MS Excel
11 89 (15.95%) Change Management
12 87 (15.59%) SQL
13 85 (15.23%) Cisco
14 83 (14.87%) Active Directory
15 76 (13.62%) Degree
16 75 (13.44%) SQL Server
17 74 (13.26%) ITIL Certification
18 70 (12.54%) Data Centre
19 69 (12.37%) WAN
19 69 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
20 66 (11.83%) Firewall
20 66 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 66 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
21 64 (11.47%) MS Exchange
22 63 (11.29%) LAN
23 59 (10.57%) MS Office
23 59 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
24 57 (10.22%) Management Information System
24 57 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
25 55 (9.86%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 64 (11.47%) MS Exchange
2 46 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 32 (5.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (3.23%) Lync
6 17 (3.05%) IIS
7 11 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.72%) Drupal
11 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.54%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Foundation
13 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 98 (17.56%) MS Excel
2 59 (10.57%) MS Office
3 14 (2.51%) MS Project
4 3 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.90%) Sage 50
2 4 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.33%) Office 365
3 10 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 69 (12.37%) WAN
2 66 (11.83%) Firewall
3 63 (11.29%) LAN
4 50 (8.96%) SAN
5 36 (6.45%) DNS
6 35 (6.27%) Wireless
7 29 (5.20%) TCP/IP
8 28 (5.02%) VoIP
9 24 (4.30%) Internet
10 20 (3.58%) VPN
11 19 (3.41%) DHCP
12 18 (3.23%) MPLS
13 16 (2.87%) NAS
14 14 (2.51%) Network Security
15 13 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (1.97%) NX-OS
17 8 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
18 7 (1.25%) Unified Communications
19 6 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
19 6 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.15%) MySQL
6 10 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.54%) QlikView
12 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.36%) MSI
General
1 136 (24.37%) Finance
2 52 (9.32%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.27%) Retail
4 27 (4.84%) Legal
5 23 (4.12%) Banking
6 18 (3.23%) Law
7 9 (1.61%) Publishing
8 4 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.72%) Marketing
8 4 (0.72%) German Language
8 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 96 (17.20%) Analyst
2 65 (11.65%) Service Manager
3 54 (9.68%) Consultant
4 48 (8.60%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.17%) Support Engineer
6 38 (6.81%) Support Analyst
7 30 (5.38%) IT Services Manager
8 26 (4.66%) IT Support
9 24 (4.30%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.12%) Services Delivery Manager
10 23 (4.12%) Delivery Manager
11 22 (3.94%) Service Analyst
12 20 (3.58%) Service Desk Analyst
13 19 (3.41%) Architect
13 19 (3.41%) Management Consultant
13 19 (3.41%) Service Management Consultant
14 18 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (2.87%) Graduate
16 15 (2.69%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.73%) .NET
2 20 (3.58%) ASP.NET
3 17 (3.05%) WCF
4 14 (2.51%) Middleware
5 11 (1.97%) HTML
6 9 (1.61%) Web Services
7 7 (1.25%) XML
7 7 (1.25%) CSS
7 7 (1.25%) WinForms
7 7 (1.25%) WPF
8 6 (1.08%) jQuery
9 5 (0.90%) J2EE
10 4 (0.72%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.72%) Ajax
11 2 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.36%) Software Packaging
11 2 (0.36%) Grails
12 1 (0.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 1 (0.18%) COM
12 1 (0.18%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.54%) Data Centre
2 57 (10.22%) Management Information System
3 54 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.87%) Replication
5 14 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.33%) Statistics
7 12 (2.15%) Clustering
8 8 (1.43%) NHS
8 8 (1.43%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.43%) GIS
9 7 (1.25%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.25%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.25%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.25%) PMI
10 5 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.90%) iPhone
11 4 (0.72%) iPad
11 4 (0.72%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.72%) User Experience
12 3 (0.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 175 (31.36%) Windows
2 66 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (9.86%) Windows 7
5 38 (6.81%) Linux
6 29 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (4.84%) Windows 8
8 26 (4.66%) UNIX
9 14 (2.51%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.79%) Windows Vista
11 9 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (0.90%) Debian
13 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.54%) AIX
14 3 (0.54%) Solaris
14 3 (0.54%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.36%) Android
16 1 (0.18%) CentOS
16 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (33.69%) Service Management
2 131 (23.48%) PRINCE2
3 117 (20.97%) Service Delivery
4 116 (20.79%) Project Management
5 89 (15.95%) Change Management
6 69 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (9.14%) Incident Management
9 48 (8.60%) Information Security
10 47 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 46 (8.24%) Migration
12 44 (7.89%) Risk Management
13 42 (7.53%) Problem Management
14 36 (6.45%) Mentoring
15 34 (6.09%) Release Management
16 32 (5.73%) ITSM
16 32 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
17 31 (5.56%) Configuration Management
18 29 (5.20%) Coaching
19 28 (5.02%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (15.59%) SQL
2 26 (4.66%) C#
3 22 (3.94%) T-SQL
4 17 (3.05%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.51%) VB
6 12 (2.15%) VBScript
7 10 (1.79%) Java
8 8 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.72%) Perl
9 4 (0.72%) PHP
9 4 (0.72%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.36%) C
10 2 (0.36%) Ruby
10 2 (0.36%) COBOL
11 1 (0.18%) Lua
11 1 (0.18%) Python
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (13.62%) Degree
2 74 (13.26%) ITIL Certification
3 66 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (9.32%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (6.99%) MCP
6 38 (6.81%) CCNA
7 30 (5.38%) MCSE
8 20 (3.58%) MCSA
8 20 (3.58%) CISSP
9 19 (3.41%) CCNP
10 18 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (3.23%) MCITP
11 15 (2.69%) CISA
12 13 (2.33%) MCTS
13 12 (2.15%) CISM
14 10 (1.79%) Security Cleared
15 9 (1.61%) PMI Certification
15 9 (1.61%) ISEB
16 8 (1.43%) CCIE
16 8 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (20.43%) SLA
2 46 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (4.12%) QA
4 11 (1.97%) COBIT
5 10 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 8 (1.43%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.72%) HL7
8 2 (0.36%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 83 (14.87%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.69%) vSphere
5 9 (1.61%) XenApp
6 7 (1.25%) Terminal Services
7 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (1.08%) XenServer
7 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.72%) Firmware
9 4 (0.72%) pfSense
9 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.54%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.36%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.36%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.18%) Cronacle
12 1 (0.18%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (4.12%) SCCM
2 7 (1.25%) SCOM
3 6 (1.08%) SCVMM
4 5 (0.90%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.90%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.72%) ARCserve
5 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.54%) WSUS
6 3 (0.54%) Cisco LMS
7 2 (0.36%) SnapMirror
7 2 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.36%) OpenView
7 2 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.36%) Foglight
7 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 160 (28.67%) Microsoft
2 107 (19.18%) VMware
3 85 (15.23%) Cisco
4 51 (9.14%) Oracle
5 46 (8.24%) Citrix
6 30 (5.38%) HP
7 23 (4.12%) NetApp
8 15 (2.69%) Avaya
8 15 (2.69%) SolarWinds
9 13 (2.33%) Juniper
9 13 (2.33%) Dell
10 12 (2.15%) Hitachi
10 12 (2.15%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.97%) EMC
11 11 (1.97%) IBM
11 11 (1.97%) F5
12 10 (1.79%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.61%) WatchGuard
13 9 (1.61%) Teradata
14 8 (1.43%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Gibbs S3 Limited
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus 5k oncall
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £42081.00 - £64281.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
My Dentist
Posted: 20 days ago