The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 61 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.23% 0.49% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.93% 2.00% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £42,750 £17,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+151.47% -51.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £17,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £17,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 150 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.83% 24.63% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 115 113 174
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ITIL Certification
North West

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in Merseyside

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Liverpool +9 8 £42,750 - 1
ITIL Certification
North West

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 13 (54.17%) IBM
4 9 (37.50%) SAN
4 9 (37.50%) NAS
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Citrix
7 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
7 4 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (12.50%) Market Research
8 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 3 (12.50%) BS25999
8 3 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
8 3 (12.50%) CICS
8 3 (12.50%) zOS
8 3 (12.50%) CCA
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) CICS
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
1 9 (37.50%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Informix
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
1 8 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Head of ICT
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 4 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) zOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.50%) Market Research
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCA
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCDST
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.33%) OVSD
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Reuters
4 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) BMC