The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 103 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.51% 7.07% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.91% 8.90% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75 29 50
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £20,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,600 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 382 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.60% 79.42% 72.52%
Number of salaries quoted 505 320 408
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
ITIL
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +17 100 £40,000 +77.77% 9
St Helens - 2 £19,000 -
Birkenhead - 1 £22,500 - 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 72 (47.37%) Windows
2 54 (35.53%) Microsoft
3 38 (25.00%) SQL
4 36 (23.68%) Problem Management
5 34 (22.37%) Degree
5 34 (22.37%) Active Directory
6 33 (21.71%) Linux
7 31 (20.39%) Cisco
8 29 (19.08%) SLA
8 29 (19.08%) MS Excel
9 28 (18.42%) Service Management
10 27 (17.76%) Java
10 27 (17.76%) Finance
11 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
12 24 (15.79%) Change Management
12 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (15.79%) Computer Science
13 23 (15.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (13.16%) SAN
15 18 (11.84%) WAN
16 17 (11.18%) HP
16 17 (11.18%) MCSE
17 16 (10.53%) MCSA
17 16 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
18 15 (9.87%) VPN
18 15 (9.87%) Workflow
18 15 (9.87%) NAS
18 15 (9.87%) Windows 7
19 14 (9.21%) Legal
19 14 (9.21%) EAI

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 12 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.58%) TIBCO EMS
2 10 (6.58%) Liferay
3 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.95%) CICS
5 4 (2.63%) IIS
6 3 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Apache
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (19.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.21%) MS Office
3 11 (7.24%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (6.58%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.16%) SAN
2 18 (11.84%) WAN
3 15 (9.87%) VPN
3 15 (9.87%) NAS
4 13 (8.55%) Firewall
4 13 (8.55%) VLAN
5 12 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.92%) Structured Cabling
6 9 (5.92%) Wireless
7 8 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (4.61%) DNS
8 7 (4.61%) Internet
9 5 (3.29%) LAN
9 5 (3.29%) Kerberos
9 5 (3.29%) IPsec
10 2 (1.32%) SSH
10 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.32%) DHCP
10 2 (1.32%) SNMP
10 2 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.21%) DB2
3 12 (7.89%) MySQL
3 12 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (6.58%) Pentaho
4 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 27 (17.76%) Finance
2 14 (9.21%) Legal
3 10 (6.58%) Advertising
4 4 (2.63%) Law
5 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Games
6 2 (1.32%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (13.82%) Support Engineer
2 19 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 19 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 16 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 16 (10.53%) Analyst
4 15 (9.87%) Technical Specialist
5 12 (7.89%) Applications Support Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Storage Specialist
5 12 (7.89%) Applications Support
5 12 (7.89%) IT Support
6 10 (6.58%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Network Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.26%) Head of ICT
9 7 (4.61%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.61%) Support Technician
9 7 (4.61%) Technical Team Leader
9 7 (4.61%) Technical Manager
9 7 (4.61%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.89%) .NET
2 10 (6.58%) Web Services
2 10 (6.58%) J2EE
2 10 (6.58%) HTML
3 7 (4.61%) JMS
3 7 (4.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 11 (7.24%) Thin Client
3 11 (7.24%) Fat Client
4 10 (6.58%) Replication
5 9 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.92%) iPhone
6 8 (5.26%) CLARiiON
6 8 (5.26%) EMC Centera
6 8 (5.26%) Firmware
6 8 (5.26%) Symmetrix DMX
7 7 (4.61%) Mainframe
7 7 (4.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (3.29%) PKI
9 4 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.97%) CMDB
11 2 (1.32%) Statistics
12 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 72 (47.37%) Windows
2 33 (21.71%) Linux
3 15 (9.87%) Windows 7
4 13 (8.55%) UNIX
5 11 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.61%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.95%) zOS
9 4 (2.63%) Solaris
9 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.97%) Android
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (23.68%) Problem Management
2 28 (18.42%) Service Management
3 24 (15.79%) Change Management
4 23 (15.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (9.87%) Workflow
6 14 (9.21%) EAI
6 14 (9.21%) SOA
7 13 (8.55%) Service Delivery
8 12 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 11 (7.24%) ITIL V2
9 11 (7.24%) ITSM
10 10 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (5.92%) Project Management
12 8 (5.26%) Document Management
12 8 (5.26%) Asset Management
12 8 (5.26%) Change Control
13 7 (4.61%) Capacity Management
13 7 (4.61%) Software Testing
13 7 (4.61%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.00%) SQL
2 27 (17.76%) Java
3 11 (7.24%) PHP
4 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.61%) Python
6 7 (4.61%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.61%) Ruby
7 5 (3.29%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.97%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.66%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (22.37%) Degree
2 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (11.18%) MCSE
4 16 (10.53%) MCSA
4 16 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.24%) CCNA
5 11 (7.24%) MCITP
6 9 (5.92%) MCP
7 6 (3.95%) MCTS
8 4 (2.63%) CCA
9 3 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.97%) MCDST
10 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.66%) NCIE
11 1 (0.66%) CISM
11 1 (0.66%) CISSP
11 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.08%) SLA
2 13 (8.55%) QA
3 8 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.63%) BS25999
4 4 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 4 (2.63%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 34 (22.37%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.29%) vSphere
4 5 (3.29%) NFS
5 3 (1.97%) XenApp
5 3 (1.97%) XenServer
5 3 (1.97%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (6.58%) TIBCO Hawk
1 10 (6.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (3.95%) SCCM
3 4 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.97%) Legato
5 2 (1.32%) OVSD
5 2 (1.32%) OpenView
5 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.32%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.66%) MOM
6 1 (0.66%) Nagios
6 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (35.53%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.39%) Cisco
3 17 (11.18%) HP
4 14 (9.21%) IBM
5 13 (8.55%) EMC
6 12 (7.89%) TIBCO
6 12 (7.89%) Business Objects
7 11 (7.24%) Oracle
7 11 (7.24%) Red Hat
7 11 (7.24%) VMware
8 9 (5.92%) NetApp
9 8 (5.26%) Citrix
10 6 (3.95%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.97%) Sage
11 3 (1.97%) Teradata
11 3 (1.97%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.97%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.32%) Dell
12 2 (1.32%) SAP
12 2 (1.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
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