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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 304 253 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.38% 6.50% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.97% 8.40% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 258 226 198
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,300 £51,250 £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
3389 3013 3043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.26% 77.38% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2727 2595 2658
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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +20 21 £46,000 +2.22% 8
Bury -5 5 £22,500 +12.50%
Stockport +2 4 £22,500 -77.50% 3
Oldham +3 3 £65,000 +73.80%
Salford -1 2 £48,000 +54.83% 1
Rochdale - 2 £48,000 - 1
Bolton -1 1 £52,500 +110.00%
Wigan -8 1 £22,500 -48.57%
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 220 (38.87%) Microsoft
2 219 (38.69%) Windows
3 182 (32.16%) Finance
4 127 (22.44%) Active Directory
5 125 (22.08%) MS Excel
6 115 (20.32%) SQL
7 110 (19.43%) VMware
8 100 (17.67%) Service Delivery
9 95 (16.78%) Citrix
10 94 (16.61%) Service Management
11 89 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 88 (15.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 84 (14.84%) ITIL Certification
13 84 (14.84%) SQL Server
14 82 (14.49%) Project Management
15 81 (14.31%) Oracle
16 75 (13.25%) Problem Management
17 73 (12.90%) SLA
17 73 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
18 71 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
19 69 (12.19%) MS Exchange
20 68 (12.01%) Cisco
21 66 (11.66%) Incident Management
22 62 (10.95%) PRINCE2
23 56 (9.89%) Degree
24 55 (9.72%) UNIX
25 54 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
25 54 (9.54%) Windows 7
26 52 (9.19%) Windows Server 2012
26 52 (9.19%) Change Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 69 (12.19%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.89%) SharePoint
3 31 (5.48%) IIS
4 29 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.30%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.94%) Lync
10 5 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.53%) Apache
12 3 (0.53%) TPMS
13 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.18%) CMS
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 125 (22.08%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS Project
3 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.83%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (2.12%) Oracle 11i
2 12 (2.12%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.94%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 4 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.18%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.18%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.06%) Office 365
2 16 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.01%) SAN
2 47 (8.30%) WAN
3 45 (7.95%) Firewall
4 40 (7.07%) LAN
5 28 (4.95%) TCP/IP
6 18 (3.18%) DNS
7 15 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (2.47%) Wireless
8 14 (2.47%) DHCP
9 12 (2.12%) NAS
10 10 (1.77%) VPN
10 10 (1.77%) VoIP
11 8 (1.41%) Internet
11 8 (1.41%) iSCSI
12 4 (0.71%) MPLS
12 4 (0.71%) DSL
12 4 (0.71%) Junos
12 4 (0.71%) VLAN
12 4 (0.71%) Network Security
12 4 (0.71%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.36%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.18%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
4 18 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (0.88%) SQLPlus
8 5 (0.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (0.71%) MySQL
10 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.59%) ClearCase
2 8 (1.41%) JIRA
3 5 (0.88%) Toad
3 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.71%) Subversion
5 3 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 182 (32.16%) Finance
2 39 (6.89%) Retail
3 35 (6.18%) Banking
4 30 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.77%) Legal
6 10 (1.77%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.59%) Advertising
8 8 (1.41%) Greek Language
8 8 (1.41%) Polish Language
9 7 (1.24%) Back Office
10 6 (1.06%) Law
11 5 (0.88%) General Ledger
12 4 (0.71%) Billing
12 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.53%) Front Office
14 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.35%) Local Government
14 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 184 (32.51%) Analyst
2 72 (12.72%) Support Analyst
3 59 (10.42%) Service Analyst
4 43 (7.60%) Support Engineer
5 41 (7.24%) Service Manager
6 36 (6.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 35 (6.18%) Team Leader
8 28 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
9 25 (4.42%) Developer
10 24 (4.24%) Applications Support
11 22 (3.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 22 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (3.71%) Consultant
13 20 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support
14 18 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (3.18%) Applications Support Analyst
14 18 (3.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
16 13 (2.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 12 (2.12%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.07%) .NET
2 29 (5.12%) ASP.NET
3 25 (4.42%) Web Services
4 17 (3.00%) XML
5 14 (2.47%) HTML
6 12 (2.12%) .NET Framework
6 12 (2.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (1.94%) CSS
8 10 (1.77%) XSLT
8 10 (1.77%) WCF
9 9 (1.59%) Middleware
10 8 (1.41%) WF
11 7 (1.24%) HTML5
12 6 (1.06%) jQuery
12 6 (1.06%) SOAP
13 5 (0.88%) COM
14 4 (0.71%) XSL
14 4 (0.71%) NHibernate
14 4 (0.71%) LINQ
15 3 (0.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.59%) Management Information System
2 16 (2.83%) PMI
3 9 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 9 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 8 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.06%) Fat Client
5 6 (1.06%) Thin Client
6 5 (0.88%) CMDB
6 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.71%) EqualLogic
7 4 (0.71%) FMCG
7 4 (0.71%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.71%) IVR
7 4 (0.71%) Tandem
7 4 (0.71%) Economics
7 4 (0.71%) Replication
8 3 (0.53%) NHS
8 3 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 219 (38.69%) Windows
2 89 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (12.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 55 (9.72%) UNIX
5 54 (9.54%) Windows 7
6 52 (9.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 50 (8.83%) Linux
8 29 (5.12%) Windows XP
9 19 (3.36%) Windows 8
10 12 (2.12%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.41%) VMS
11 8 (1.41%) AIX
12 7 (1.24%) Solaris
13 4 (0.71%) HPUX
14 2 (0.35%) zOS
14 2 (0.35%) MVS
14 2 (0.35%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.35%) Debian
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (17.67%) Service Delivery
2 94 (16.61%) Service Management
3 82 (14.49%) Project Management
4 75 (13.25%) Problem Management
5 66 (11.66%) Incident Management
6 62 (10.95%) PRINCE2
7 52 (9.19%) Change Management
8 46 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (5.65%) Risk Management
10 31 (5.48%) Change Control
11 30 (5.30%) Information Security
12 26 (4.59%) Migration
13 24 (4.24%) Capacity Management
13 24 (4.24%) ITIL V3
14 22 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (3.53%) Release Management
16 19 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (3.18%) Time Management
17 18 (3.18%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (20.32%) SQL
2 47 (8.30%) C#
3 31 (5.48%) C
4 26 (4.59%) T-SQL
5 19 (3.36%) VB.NET
6 18 (3.18%) Java
7 14 (2.47%) Perl
8 10 (1.77%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.59%) C++
10 8 (1.41%) VB
10 8 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.06%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.88%) VBA
13 4 (0.71%) VBScript
14 3 (0.53%) Python
15 2 (0.35%) PHP
16 1 (0.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 88 (15.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (14.84%) ITIL Certification
3 56 (9.89%) Degree
4 54 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (8.66%) CCNA
6 47 (8.30%) MCSE
7 39 (6.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 38 (6.71%) MCITP
9 34 (6.01%) MCTS
10 33 (5.83%) MCSA
10 33 (5.83%) MCP
10 33 (5.83%) Citrix Certification
11 23 (4.06%) Security Cleared
12 22 (3.89%) CCA
13 21 (3.71%) PMI Certification
14 19 (3.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 15 (2.65%) SC Cleared
16 12 (2.12%) CISSP
17 11 (1.94%) CCNP
18 10 (1.77%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (12.90%) SLA
2 20 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.77%) QA
3 10 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 127 (22.44%) Active Directory
2 73 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (8.66%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.42%) XenApp
5 24 (4.24%) vSphere
6 11 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 11 (1.94%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.41%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (0.71%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.71%) XenServer
9 4 (0.71%) vCloud
10 3 (0.53%) NFS
10 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.53%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.53%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.35%) Squid
12 1 (0.18%) Xen
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (3.18%) SCCM
1 18 (3.18%) SCOM
2 15 (2.65%) Backup Exec
3 11 (1.94%) OpenView
4 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.88%) Foglight
4 5 (0.88%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.35%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.35%) Nagios
6 2 (0.35%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.35%) WSUS
7 1 (0.18%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.18%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 220 (38.87%) Microsoft
2 110 (19.43%) VMware
3 95 (16.78%) Citrix
4 81 (14.31%) Oracle
5 68 (12.01%) Cisco
6 44 (7.77%) HP
7 24 (4.24%) NetApp
8 19 (3.36%) Juniper
9 16 (2.83%) Dell
10 15 (2.65%) McAfee
10 15 (2.65%) Sophos
11 13 (2.30%) Symantec
11 13 (2.30%) EMC
12 12 (2.12%) IBM
13 11 (1.94%) Hitachi
14 10 (1.77%) Remedy
15 9 (1.59%) Apple
15 9 (1.59%) Fortinet
15 9 (1.59%) F5
16 8 (1.41%) Fujitsu
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Agilisys
Salary: £17500 - £19500
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £72000 per annum + Package, Car, Pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago