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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 10 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 52 103 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.51% 16.45% 6.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 18.97% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 79 23
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
425 543 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 85.86% 86.74% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 300 478 301
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,052
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Liverpool -8 48 £40,500 -1.81% 2
St Helens +1 6 £51,250 +169.73%
Birkenhead +5 1 £50,000 +122.22%
Wirral - 1 £40,000 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 27 (24.77%) Service Delivery
1 27 (24.77%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 26 (23.85%) Finance
3 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
4 19 (17.43%) Service Management
5 17 (15.60%) Project Management
6 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
6 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (13.76%) VMware
8 14 (12.84%) SLA
9 13 (11.93%) DHCP
9 13 (11.93%) DNS
9 13 (11.93%) Degree
10 12 (11.01%) Oracle
10 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
11 11 (10.09%) Management Information System
11 11 (10.09%) Information Security
11 11 (10.09%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
12 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (9.17%) MCITP
13 9 (8.26%) CISM
13 9 (8.26%) Process Management
13 9 (8.26%) CISSP
13 9 (8.26%) WAN
13 9 (8.26%) HP
13 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (7.34%) Supplier Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 7 (6.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) Apache
5 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.92%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) DHCP
1 13 (11.93%) DNS
2 9 (8.26%) WAN
3 8 (7.34%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.42%) LAN
5 6 (5.50%) SAN
5 6 (5.50%) Firewall
6 4 (3.67%) FTP
7 3 (2.75%) MPLS
8 2 (1.83%) Internet
8 2 (1.83%) SSL
8 2 (1.83%) VoIP
8 2 (1.83%) ADSL
8 2 (1.83%) ISDN
8 2 (1.83%) VLAN
8 2 (1.83%) VSAT
8 2 (1.83%) 4G
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.92%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.92%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.75%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.75%) Informix
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.92%) DB2
6 1 (0.92%) BODI
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Law
2 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Banking
3 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Analyst
2 11 (10.09%) Support Analyst
3 10 (9.17%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.17%) Applications Support
4 9 (8.26%) Service Manager
5 7 (6.42%) Architect
5 7 (6.42%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.50%) Systems Support
6 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 6 (5.50%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.59%) Systems Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Administrator
7 5 (4.59%) Report Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Information Security Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) .NET
1 5 (4.59%) EDI
2 4 (3.67%) J2EE
3 2 (1.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.92%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.92%) CSS
4 1 (0.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.59%) FMCG
5 3 (2.75%) Replication
5 3 (2.75%) Clustering
6 2 (1.83%) NHS
6 2 (1.83%) Open Source
6 2 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.92%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.92%) PMI
7 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.77%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.34%) Linux
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.59%) UNIX
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Service Delivery
2 19 (17.43%) Service Management
3 17 (15.60%) Project Management
4 11 (10.09%) Information Security
4 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
4 11 (10.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (8.26%) Process Management
6 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.34%) Change Management
7 8 (7.34%) Supplier Management
8 7 (6.42%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.42%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.42%) TOGAF
8 7 (6.42%) ITSM
9 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.50%) Analytics
9 6 (5.50%) Service Desk Management
9 6 (5.50%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.59%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.85%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) Perl
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) C
6 1 (0.92%) C#
6 1 (0.92%) Python
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.17%) MCITP
4 9 (8.26%) CISM
4 9 (8.26%) CISSP
5 7 (6.42%) MCSE
6 6 (5.50%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.59%) CCNA
7 5 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (4.59%) ISSAP
7 5 (4.59%) ISSMP
8 4 (3.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.67%) CCA
8 4 (3.67%) MCP
9 3 (2.75%) HNC
9 3 (2.75%) HND
9 3 (2.75%) OCP
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (2.75%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.84%) SLA
2 8 (7.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.34%) COBIT
3 2 (1.83%) QA
3 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.50%) vSphere
3 5 (4.59%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.92%) XenApp
5 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.92%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Nagios
2 3 (2.75%) OpenView
2 3 (2.75%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.75%) OVSD
2 3 (2.75%) SCCM
3 2 (1.83%) WSUS
3 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (14.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.76%) VMware
3 12 (11.01%) Oracle
4 9 (8.26%) HP
5 7 (6.42%) Citrix
6 6 (5.50%) Remedy
6 6 (5.50%) Business Objects
6 6 (5.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.59%) SAP
8 4 (3.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.75%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.75%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.83%) Veeam
10 2 (1.83%) Juniper
11 1 (0.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (0.92%) NetApp
11 1 (0.92%) Teradata
11 1 (0.92%) IBM
11 1 (0.92%) Intel
11 1 (0.92%) Sun
Prescot, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: car, pension and other benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool OR London
QVC
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 depending on location and experience + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago