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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 6 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.00% 6.72% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 8.99% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 6
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 £41,250 £40,000 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £90,000
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
102 189 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 85.00% 74.70% 61.81%
Number of salaries quoted 59 140 85
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the Midlands

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) SLA
3 4 (22.22%) ITSM
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (5.56%) COBIT
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleTools
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Service Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Transition Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) People Management
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) E-business
6 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PCI QSA
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) BS15000
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) SAP