The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 176 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 91 57 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.05% 3.45% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 39
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1801 1652 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 23.89% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1402 1592
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in the North West

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in the North West

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
(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
Manchester -4 49 £32,750 -17.08% 4
Cheshire +12 31 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Lancashire +7 8 - -
Merseyside +14 2 £40,250 +23.84%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 160 (100.00%) ITIL
2 54 (33.75%) Windows
3 49 (30.63%) Finance
4 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
5 37 (23.13%) Degree
6 35 (21.88%) Problem Management
7 33 (20.63%) Incident Management
8 32 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 31 (19.38%) Project Management
10 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
11 27 (16.88%) SLA
12 25 (15.63%) MS Excel
12 25 (15.63%) Service Management
13 23 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (13.75%) SQL Server
14 22 (13.75%) Citrix
14 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 19 (11.88%) Oracle
15 19 (11.88%) MS Exchange
15 19 (11.88%) Change Management
16 18 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (10.63%) Firewall
18 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
20 14 (8.75%) Resource Management
20 14 (8.75%) MS Office
20 14 (8.75%) PRINCE2
20 14 (8.75%) VMware
21 13 (8.13%) SAN
22 12 (7.50%) UNIX

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.75%) IIS
4 5 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.88%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.63%) Lync
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.63%) Firewall
2 13 (8.13%) SAN
3 10 (6.25%) WAN
4 9 (5.63%) LAN
5 3 (1.88%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.88%) NAS
5 3 (1.88%) SSL
5 3 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.88%) VoIP
6 2 (1.25%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.63%) DMZ
7 1 (0.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.63%) QlikView
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
General
1 49 (30.63%) Finance
2 11 (6.88%) Legal
3 8 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.75%) Banking
5 3 (1.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) German Language
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (23.75%) Analyst
2 33 (20.63%) Service Manager
3 16 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) Services Delivery Manager
4 15 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
5 14 (8.75%) Infrastructure Manager
5 14 (8.75%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (8.13%) Support Analyst
7 10 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
8 8 (5.00%) Architect
9 7 (4.38%) Head of Technology
9 7 (4.38%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.38%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.75%) Team Leader
10 6 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.75%) Service Desk Technician
11 5 (3.13%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
12 4 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) Web Services
2 5 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (1.25%) HTML
3 2 (1.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.75%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.63%) User Experience
4 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.63%) CMDB
4 1 (0.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 54 (33.75%) Windows
2 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (7.50%) UNIX
5 7 (4.38%) Linux
6 6 (3.75%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.50%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (21.88%) Problem Management
3 33 (20.63%) Incident Management
4 32 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 31 (19.38%) Project Management
6 25 (15.63%) Service Management
7 23 (14.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (11.88%) Change Management
9 14 (8.75%) Resource Management
9 14 (8.75%) PRINCE2
10 12 (7.50%) Information Security
10 12 (7.50%) Time Management
10 12 (7.50%) Supplier Management
10 12 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.25%) Programme Management
12 9 (5.63%) Operations Management
12 9 (5.63%) Line Management
12 9 (5.63%) ERP
13 8 (5.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.63%) SQL
2 6 (3.75%) Java
3 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.88%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (23.13%) Degree
2 18 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.50%) MCSE
3 12 (7.50%) MCSA
4 6 (3.75%) CCNA
4 6 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.75%) MCITP
5 5 (3.13%) MCP
6 4 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.88%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.25%) MCDST
9 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.63%) MCTS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.88%) XenApp
4 3 (1.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) SCCM
2 2 (1.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.25%) Control-M
3 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 46 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.75%) Citrix
3 19 (11.88%) Oracle
4 14 (8.75%) VMware
5 10 (6.25%) Cisco
6 9 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (2.50%) Hitachi
7 4 (2.50%) Mitel
8 3 (1.88%) IBM
9 2 (1.25%) Sybase
9 2 (1.25%) Dell
9 2 (1.25%) NetApp
9 2 (1.25%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.25%) Reuters
9 2 (1.25%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.63%) Teradata
10 1 (0.63%) Remedy
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 30 days' holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago