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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 33 30 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 245 317 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.77% 7.99% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 9.55% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 194 252 141
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
2986 3318 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.53% 83.60% 80.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2461 2733 2858
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Stockport -7 12 £25,000 -36.30% 8
Rochdale +2 10 £40,000 -35.48% 4
Salford +12 8 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Oldham +10 7 £55,000 -
Bolton +7 7 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Sale - 1 £25,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 203 (36.78%) Windows
2 198 (35.87%) Microsoft
3 148 (26.81%) Service Management
4 143 (25.91%) Finance
5 131 (23.73%) VMware
6 119 (21.56%) MS Excel
7 113 (20.47%) Change Management
8 110 (19.93%) Active Directory
9 109 (19.75%) PRINCE2
10 106 (19.20%) Cisco
11 105 (19.02%) MS Office
12 104 (18.84%) Project Management
13 90 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 89 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 86 (15.58%) Service Delivery
16 82 (14.86%) SLA
17 78 (14.13%) SQL Server
18 76 (13.77%) Firewall
19 72 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
19 72 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
20 69 (12.50%) Problem Management
21 68 (12.32%) Incident Management
22 67 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
23 65 (11.78%) Degree
24 63 (11.41%) Windows 7
24 63 (11.41%) WAN
25 61 (11.05%) LAN
25 61 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
26 60 (10.87%) Oracle
26 60 (10.87%) SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 52 (9.42%) MS Exchange
2 42 (7.61%) IIS
3 34 (6.16%) SharePoint
4 30 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
6 15 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (2.17%) Lync
8 9 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.45%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.36%) Drupal
14 1 (0.18%) CMS
14 1 (0.18%) Site Server
Applications
1 119 (21.56%) MS Excel
2 105 (19.02%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.91%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.63%) Office 365
3 8 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
5 1 (0.18%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (13.77%) Firewall
2 63 (11.41%) WAN
3 61 (11.05%) LAN
4 49 (8.88%) SAN
5 40 (7.25%) TCP/IP
6 27 (4.89%) DNS
7 26 (4.71%) Wireless
8 25 (4.53%) VoIP
8 25 (4.53%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (4.17%) VPN
10 20 (3.62%) Network Security
11 16 (2.90%) NAS
12 13 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.17%) Internet
13 12 (2.17%) MPLS
14 11 (1.99%) DHCP
15 9 (1.63%) SSL
15 9 (1.63%) NetScaler
15 9 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (1.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (0.91%) DB2 UDB
9 5 (0.91%) Ingres
9 5 (0.91%) OLTP
9 5 (0.91%) DB2
9 5 (0.91%) MySQL
10 4 (0.72%) QlikView
10 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 25 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.72%) MSI
3 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.36%) Toad
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 143 (25.91%) Finance
2 44 (7.97%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.34%) Legal
4 30 (5.43%) Retail
5 21 (3.80%) Banking
5 21 (3.80%) Law
6 12 (2.17%) Publishing
7 7 (1.27%) Marketing
8 6 (1.09%) Local Government
8 6 (1.09%) Advertising
9 4 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 103 (18.66%) Analyst
2 79 (14.31%) Service Manager
3 41 (7.43%) Support Analyst
4 35 (6.34%) Support Engineer
5 33 (5.98%) Project Manager
6 32 (5.80%) Service Analyst
7 30 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 30 (5.43%) Delivery Manager
8 29 (5.25%) IT Services Manager
9 28 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (4.89%) Services Delivery Manager
10 27 (4.89%) Consultant
11 23 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (3.99%) Service Desk Analyst
12 22 (3.99%) Team Leader
13 17 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 17 (3.08%) IT Support
14 16 (2.90%) Defect Manager
15 15 (2.72%) Release Analyst
15 15 (2.72%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.26%) .NET
2 12 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.09%) HTML
3 6 (1.09%) WCF
4 5 (0.91%) XML
4 5 (0.91%) CSS
5 4 (0.72%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.72%) jQuery
6 3 (0.54%) Web Services
6 3 (0.54%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.36%) Ajax
7 2 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.36%) J2EE
7 2 (0.36%) Grails
8 1 (0.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.54%) Clustering
3 14 (2.54%) Statistics
3 14 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.17%) Replication
5 8 (1.45%) Thin Client
5 8 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 8 (1.45%) Fat Client
6 5 (0.91%) EqualLogic
6 5 (0.91%) NHS
7 4 (0.72%) EPoS
8 3 (0.54%) PKI
8 3 (0.54%) GIS
9 2 (0.36%) CMDB
9 2 (0.36%) iPhone
9 2 (0.36%) Open Source
9 2 (0.36%) IPTV
9 2 (0.36%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 203 (36.78%) Windows
2 90 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (11.41%) Windows 7
5 46 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (6.88%) Linux
6 38 (6.88%) Windows XP
7 28 (5.07%) Windows 8
8 25 (4.53%) UNIX
9 20 (3.62%) Solaris
10 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.36%) AIX
12 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.18%) CentOS
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (26.81%) Service Management
2 113 (20.47%) Change Management
3 109 (19.75%) PRINCE2
4 104 (18.84%) Project Management
5 86 (15.58%) Service Delivery
6 69 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 68 (12.32%) Incident Management
8 38 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (6.88%) Information Security
9 33 (5.98%) PRINCE
10 32 (5.80%) Supplier Management
11 31 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (5.62%) Migration
12 30 (5.43%) Mentoring
13 29 (5.25%) Line Management
13 29 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.53%) Coaching
15 25 (4.53%) Configuration Management
15 25 (4.53%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (10.87%) SQL
2 25 (4.53%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.72%) C#
4 8 (1.45%) Java
5 6 (1.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.09%) VBScript
6 5 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 5 (0.91%) Perl
6 5 (0.91%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.72%) VB
8 2 (0.36%) PHP
8 2 (0.36%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.36%) Python
8 2 (0.36%) Ruby
8 2 (0.36%) COBOL
8 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.18%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 67 (12.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (11.78%) Degree
4 45 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (6.88%) CCNA
6 33 (5.98%) ISEB
7 32 (5.80%) MCSE
7 32 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 28 (5.07%) MCP
9 25 (4.53%) ISTQB
10 23 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (3.62%) MCITP
11 20 (3.62%) CISSP
12 16 (2.90%) MCDST
13 15 (2.72%) MCTS
13 15 (2.72%) SC Cleared
13 15 (2.72%) CISA
14 14 (2.54%) NCDA
15 13 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (2.17%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (14.86%) SLA
2 25 (4.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.90%) QA
4 12 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (19.93%) Active Directory
2 89 (16.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.16%) Hyper-V
4 26 (4.71%) vSphere
5 25 (4.53%) XenDesktop
6 18 (3.26%) XenApp
7 7 (1.27%) XenServer
7 7 (1.27%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.54%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.36%) Firmware
10 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.36%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (5.43%) SCCM
2 12 (2.17%) SCOM
3 6 (1.09%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.91%) Data Guard
4 5 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.72%) WSUS
5 4 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.72%) SCOrch
6 3 (0.54%) Foglight
6 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.36%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.36%) OpenView
7 2 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.36%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 198 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 131 (23.73%) VMware
3 106 (19.20%) Cisco
4 60 (10.87%) Oracle
5 59 (10.69%) NetApp
6 52 (9.42%) Citrix
7 37 (6.70%) HP
8 26 (4.71%) Juniper
9 25 (4.53%) Dell
10 18 (3.26%) IBM
11 15 (2.72%) CA
11 15 (2.72%) SAP
12 12 (2.17%) SolarWinds
13 11 (1.99%) Mitel
13 11 (1.99%) McAfee
14 10 (1.81%) Meraki
15 9 (1.63%) 3PAR
15 9 (1.63%) Teradata
15 9 (1.63%) Avaya
16 6 (1.09%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus Bonus, Benefits and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GMC
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago