The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 84 54 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.73% 11.27% 9.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.83% 12.77% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 48 34
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,478 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,150 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.37% +5.65%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
471 423 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.20% 88.31% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 372 363 477
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Merseyside

ITIL
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 within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 +11 79 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Prescot - 2 £36,018 -
Wirral -4 1 £18,000 -55.00%
Birkenhead - 1 £18,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 77 (48.13%) Windows
2 66 (41.25%) Microsoft
3 60 (37.50%) Finance
4 55 (34.38%) Degree
5 46 (28.75%) PRINCE2
6 45 (28.13%) Windows Server
7 44 (27.50%) Citrix
8 41 (25.63%) Project Management
9 38 (23.75%) Active Directory
9 38 (23.75%) Banking
10 32 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 31 (19.38%) MS Office
12 30 (18.75%) ITIL V3
13 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
13 28 (17.50%) SLA
14 27 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 27 (16.88%) VMware
15 26 (16.25%) IIS
15 26 (16.25%) SQL
16 25 (15.63%) PMI Certification
16 25 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 23 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 23 (14.38%) Service Delivery
18 23 (14.38%) Change Management
18 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
18 23 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
19 22 (13.75%) Wealth Management
19 22 (13.75%) HP
19 22 (13.75%) Manufacturing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 32 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.25%) IIS
3 23 (14.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (6.88%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.00%) Confluence
7 7 (4.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.38%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.13%) Apache
8 5 (3.13%) CMS
8 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.88%) nginx
10 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (19.38%) MS Office
2 17 (10.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) IaaS
2 8 (5.00%) PaaS
3 7 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.13%) SAN
2 14 (8.75%) Firewall
3 8 (5.00%) Internet
3 8 (5.00%) WebEx
4 7 (4.38%) DHCP
4 7 (4.38%) DNS
4 7 (4.38%) VPN
5 4 (2.50%) LAN
5 4 (2.50%) WAN
6 3 (1.88%) MRTG
6 3 (1.88%) NAS
6 3 (1.88%) Network Security
6 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.88%) VoIP
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.63%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.63%) SMTP
7 1 (0.63%) Wireless
7 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.63%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 60 (37.50%) Finance
2 38 (23.75%) Banking
3 22 (13.75%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.00%) Law
4 8 (5.00%) Legal
5 7 (4.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (44.38%) Analyst
2 25 (15.63%) Service Analyst
3 20 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (11.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (10.63%) Banking Analyst
6 16 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 16 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 15 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (8.75%) Support Engineer
9 12 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (6.25%) Project Analyst
10 10 (6.25%) Technical Support
11 9 (5.63%) IT Manager
12 8 (5.00%) Information Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Security Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
12 8 (5.00%) Service Manager
12 8 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.88%) Web Services
2 4 (2.50%) Middleware
3 3 (1.88%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.25%) HTML
5 1 (0.63%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) COM
5 1 (0.63%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.63%) J2EE
5 1 (0.63%) WCF
5 1 (0.63%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.13%) Life Science
3 16 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.50%) Credit Risk
4 12 (7.50%) SWIFT
5 11 (6.88%) Data Centre
5 11 (6.88%) Mathematics
6 10 (6.25%) Public Cloud
7 8 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (5.00%) Wiki
8 7 (4.38%) Blackberry
8 7 (4.38%) iPad
8 7 (4.38%) iPhone
8 7 (4.38%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (3.13%) Data Integration
9 5 (3.13%) EqualLogic
9 5 (3.13%) Informatics
10 4 (2.50%) PMI
11 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 77 (48.13%) Windows
2 45 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 25 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.38%) Linux
6 7 (4.38%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.50%) Unix
9 3 (1.88%) CentOS
9 3 (1.88%) Debian
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.75%) PRINCE2
2 41 (25.63%) Project Management
3 30 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 23 (14.38%) Change Management
4 23 (14.38%) Service Delivery
4 23 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (13.75%) Wealth Management
6 21 (13.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (13.13%) Incident Management
7 19 (11.88%) Service Management
8 18 (11.25%) Portfolio Management
9 13 (8.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (8.13%) Problem Management
9 13 (8.13%) Time Management
10 12 (7.50%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.50%) Release Management
11 11 (6.88%) Business Continuity
12 10 (6.25%) Logistics
12 10 (6.25%) Resource Management
13 9 (5.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.25%) SQL
2 12 (7.50%) C
3 11 (6.88%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.88%) Perl
4 3 (1.88%) PHP
4 3 (1.88%) Python
4 3 (1.88%) Ruby
5 2 (1.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (34.38%) Degree
2 27 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (15.63%) PMI Certification
4 21 (13.13%) PMP
4 21 (13.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (7.50%) MCSA
6 11 (6.88%) ISTQB
6 11 (6.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (6.25%) CCNA
7 10 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (5.63%) CISM
8 9 (5.63%) CISSP
9 8 (5.00%) CISA
10 7 (4.38%) CNA
10 7 (4.38%) MCDST
10 7 (4.38%) Novell Certification
11 6 (3.75%) MCP
11 6 (3.75%) MCSE
12 5 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (17.50%) SLA
2 8 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.63%) COBIT
3 1 (0.63%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 38 (23.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.38%) XenApp
3 11 (6.88%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.88%) Squid
6 3 (1.88%) Varnish
7 2 (1.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 15 (9.38%) Nagios
2 10 (6.25%) EdgeSight
2 10 (6.25%) SCOM
3 8 (5.00%) SCOrch
4 7 (4.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.88%) Munin
5 3 (1.88%) Puppet
5 3 (1.88%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.88%) Zenoss
6 2 (1.25%) Cacti
6 2 (1.25%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 66 (41.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (27.50%) Citrix
3 27 (16.88%) VMware
4 22 (13.75%) HP
5 12 (7.50%) Bloomberg
5 12 (7.50%) Cisco
5 12 (7.50%) Reuters
6 9 (5.63%) AppSense
6 9 (5.63%) Symantec
7 8 (5.00%) EMC
7 8 (5.00%) Remedy
8 7 (4.38%) Dell
8 7 (4.38%) Intel Security
9 6 (3.75%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (3.13%) OpenText
11 4 (2.50%) SAP
12 3 (1.88%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.88%) Oracle
12 3 (1.88%) SimCorp
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