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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 29 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 293 272 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.14% 6.78% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.74% 8.73% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 247 243 194
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
3354 3114 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 81.71% 77.68% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2679 2679 2616
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Altrincham +21 18 £46,000 +2.22% 6
Stockport -1 5 £22,500 -77.50% 3
Bury -4 5 £22,500 +12.50%
Oldham +5 2 £65,000 +73.80%
Bolton +2 2 £41,250 +65.00%
Rochdale -6 2 £48,000 -8.57% 2
Wigan -8 2 £20,750 -52.57%
Salford -8 1 £48,500 +61.66%
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 221 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 215 (38.46%) Windows
3 171 (30.59%) Finance
4 125 (22.36%) Active Directory
5 124 (22.18%) MS Excel
6 118 (21.11%) SQL
7 107 (19.14%) VMware
8 97 (17.35%) Service Management
8 97 (17.35%) Service Delivery
9 94 (16.82%) Citrix
10 89 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 86 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 83 (14.85%) ITIL Certification
13 82 (14.67%) SQL Server
14 77 (13.77%) Oracle
14 77 (13.77%) Project Management
15 75 (13.42%) SLA
15 75 (13.42%) Problem Management
16 71 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 70 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003
18 68 (12.16%) MS Exchange
19 67 (11.99%) Incident Management
20 65 (11.63%) PRINCE2
21 64 (11.45%) Cisco
22 60 (10.73%) Change Management
23 57 (10.20%) Degree
24 56 (10.02%) UNIX
24 56 (10.02%) Windows 7
25 53 (9.48%) Linux
25 53 (9.48%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 68 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 38 (6.80%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (4.65%) IIS
5 24 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.33%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.79%) Lync
10 5 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.72%) Apache
11 4 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.54%) TPMS
12 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.18%) CMS
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 124 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 44 (7.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.72%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.15%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.18%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.11%) Office 365
2 16 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.72%) SaaS
3 4 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.77%) SAN
2 48 (8.59%) WAN
3 45 (8.05%) Firewall
4 40 (7.16%) LAN
5 30 (5.37%) TCP/IP
6 21 (3.76%) DNS
7 17 (3.04%) DHCP
8 14 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (2.15%) VPN
9 12 (2.15%) Wireless
10 10 (1.79%) NAS
10 10 (1.79%) iSCSI
10 10 (1.79%) VoIP
11 8 (1.43%) Internet
12 7 (1.25%) MPLS
13 6 (1.07%) SMTP
14 4 (0.72%) Junos
14 4 (0.72%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.72%) SSL
14 4 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (3.22%) Relational Database
3 18 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (2.68%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.89%) SQLPlus
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (0.89%) MySQL
8 5 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (0.72%) DB2
10 3 (0.54%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (1.43%) ClearCase
1 8 (1.43%) JIRA
2 5 (0.89%) Toad
2 5 (0.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.72%) Subversion
4 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 171 (30.59%) Finance
2 39 (6.98%) Retail
3 33 (5.90%) Banking
4 31 (5.55%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.79%) Advertising
7 9 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.61%) Legal
8 8 (1.43%) Greek Language
8 8 (1.43%) Polish Language
9 6 (1.07%) Back Office
10 5 (0.89%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.89%) Law
11 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.72%) Billing
12 2 (0.36%) Front Office
12 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.36%) Local Government
13 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 187 (33.45%) Analyst
2 72 (12.88%) Support Analyst
3 59 (10.55%) Service Analyst
4 42 (7.51%) Service Manager
5 41 (7.33%) Support Engineer
6 36 (6.44%) Service Desk Analyst
7 34 (6.08%) Team Leader
8 26 (4.65%) Developer
9 24 (4.29%) Applications Support
10 23 (4.11%) Consultant
11 22 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
12 21 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 20 (3.58%) Delivery Manager
14 19 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
15 18 (3.22%) Applications Support Analyst
16 17 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
16 17 (3.04%) IT Infrastructure Manager
17 16 (2.86%) Support Manager
18 13 (2.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.51%) .NET
2 31 (5.55%) ASP.NET
3 23 (4.11%) Web Services
4 16 (2.86%) XML
5 13 (2.33%) HTML
6 12 (2.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (2.15%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.79%) CSS
7 10 (1.79%) WCF
8 9 (1.61%) XSLT
9 8 (1.43%) Middleware
9 8 (1.43%) WF
10 7 (1.25%) COM
11 6 (1.07%) HTML5
11 6 (1.07%) SOAP
12 5 (0.89%) jQuery
13 4 (0.72%) XSL
13 4 (0.72%) NHibernate
13 4 (0.72%) LINQ
14 2 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.01%) Management Information System
2 15 (2.68%) PMI
3 10 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.43%) Client/Server
4 8 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.07%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.07%) Fat Client
6 5 (0.89%) CMDB
6 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.72%) FMCG
7 4 (0.72%) Replication
7 4 (0.72%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.72%) IVR
7 4 (0.72%) Economics
7 4 (0.72%) Tandem
7 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.54%) Clustering
8 3 (0.54%) NHS
8 3 (0.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 215 (38.46%) Windows
2 86 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (10.02%) UNIX
4 56 (10.02%) Windows 7
5 53 (9.48%) Linux
6 52 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (5.19%) Windows XP
8 20 (3.58%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.15%) Windows 2000
10 10 (1.79%) AIX
11 8 (1.43%) VMS
12 7 (1.25%) Solaris
13 4 (0.72%) HPUX
14 3 (0.54%) Debian
15 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.36%) Android
15 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.36%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (17.35%) Service Management
1 97 (17.35%) Service Delivery
2 77 (13.77%) Project Management
3 75 (13.42%) Problem Management
4 67 (11.99%) Incident Management
5 65 (11.63%) PRINCE2
6 60 (10.73%) Change Management
7 43 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (5.55%) Risk Management
9 30 (5.37%) Information Security
9 30 (5.37%) Change Control
10 25 (4.47%) ITIL V3
11 23 (4.11%) Migration
11 23 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (3.94%) Capacity Management
13 20 (3.58%) Release Management
14 19 (3.40%) Configuration Management
14 19 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
15 18 (3.22%) Time Management
15 18 (3.22%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 118 (21.11%) SQL
2 48 (8.59%) C#
3 29 (5.19%) C
4 28 (5.01%) T-SQL
5 21 (3.76%) VB.NET
6 17 (3.04%) Java
7 14 (2.50%) Perl
8 11 (1.97%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.61%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.43%) C++
10 8 (1.43%) VB
11 6 (1.07%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.89%) VBScript
12 5 (0.89%) VBA
13 2 (0.36%) Python
14 1 (0.18%) XAML
14 1 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 83 (14.85%) ITIL Certification
3 57 (10.20%) Degree
4 53 (9.48%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (8.59%) MCSE
6 47 (8.41%) CCNA
7 38 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (6.80%) MCITP
8 35 (6.26%) MCP
9 34 (6.08%) MCTS
10 33 (5.90%) MCSA
10 33 (5.90%) Citrix Certification
11 27 (4.83%) Security Cleared
12 22 (3.94%) CCA
13 20 (3.58%) PMI Certification
14 19 (3.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (2.68%) SC Cleared
16 12 (2.15%) CISSP
17 11 (1.97%) CCNP
18 10 (1.79%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (13.42%) SLA
2 21 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.79%) QA
5 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 125 (22.36%) Active Directory
2 71 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.29%) vSphere
5 23 (4.11%) XenApp
6 11 (1.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 11 (1.97%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.43%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.89%) vCloud
9 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.72%) XenServer
9 4 (0.72%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.54%) Squid
10 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.54%) NFS
10 3 (0.54%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.18%) Xen
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (3.58%) SCCM
2 19 (3.40%) SCOM
3 16 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 11 (1.97%) OpenView
5 5 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.54%) WSUS
6 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.36%) Nagios
7 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.18%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.18%) SCSM
8 1 (0.18%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 221 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 107 (19.14%) VMware
3 94 (16.82%) Citrix
4 77 (13.77%) Oracle
5 64 (11.45%) Cisco
6 45 (8.05%) HP
7 24 (4.29%) NetApp
8 19 (3.40%) Juniper
9 15 (2.68%) Sophos
9 15 (2.68%) Dell
10 14 (2.50%) EMC
10 14 (2.50%) McAfee
10 14 (2.50%) Symantec
11 12 (2.15%) Hitachi
11 12 (2.15%) IBM
12 10 (1.79%) Remedy
13 9 (1.61%) Apple
14 8 (1.43%) F5
14 8 (1.43%) Fortinet
14 8 (1.43%) Fujitsu
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: From £17,500 to £19,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16,500 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £40500 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + extensive Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Plus car / pension /other b
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 6 days ago