The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 9 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.03% 6.90% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 9.78% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 5
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £56,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 184 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 84.38% 70.50% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 140 79
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITSM
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) SLA
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
7 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleTools
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Service Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITSM
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-business
7 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
7 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) C++
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) ABAP
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleCode
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
2 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) BS15000
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP