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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 196 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 44 62 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.87% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 3.81% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 54
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,800 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,750 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1547 1629 1669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.67% 22.89% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1254 1400
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 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
Manchester +15 34 £42,500 -16.25% 2
Cheshire -10 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Lancashire -9 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Merseyside +5 2 £25,000 -41.52%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
3 31 (31.31%) Finance
4 28 (28.28%) Service Delivery
4 28 (28.28%) Cisco
5 27 (27.27%) Project Management
6 25 (25.25%) SLA
7 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
8 21 (21.21%) LAN
8 21 (21.21%) WAN
8 21 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (20.20%) VMware
9 20 (20.20%) Service Management
9 20 (20.20%) VoIP
9 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
10 19 (19.19%) MS Office
11 18 (18.18%) Oracle
11 18 (18.18%) Windows
11 18 (18.18%) CCNA
11 18 (18.18%) Change Management
12 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
13 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (14.14%) Firewall
15 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (12.12%) Strategic Planning
16 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
16 12 (12.12%) NetApp
17 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
17 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 9 (9.09%) Lync
2 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (19.19%) MS Office
2 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
1 1 (1.01%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.21%) LAN
1 21 (21.21%) WAN
2 20 (20.20%) VoIP
3 14 (14.14%) Firewall
4 9 (9.09%) PBX
5 8 (8.08%) DPNSS
5 8 (8.08%) QSIG
6 6 (6.06%) Wireless
6 6 (6.06%) DNS
7 5 (5.05%) DHCP
7 5 (5.05%) VPN
7 5 (5.05%) MPLS
8 4 (4.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (3.03%) SAN
9 3 (3.03%) Internet
10 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.02%) WLAN
10 2 (2.02%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.02%) Network Security
10 2 (2.02%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Retail
3 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
5 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.01%) Local Government
6 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 13 (13.13%) Analyst
3 10 (10.10%) Programme Manager
3 10 (10.10%) Services Delivery Manager
3 10 (10.10%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (10.10%) IT Programme Manager
4 9 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 9 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Support Specialist
5 8 (8.08%) VMware Specialist
5 8 (8.08%) NetApp Specialist
6 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (6.06%) Transition Manager
6 6 (6.06%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.02%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.02%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.01%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.05%) Solaris
4 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.04%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (4.04%) Android
5 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (28.28%) Service Delivery
3 27 (27.27%) Project Management
4 21 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (20.20%) Service Management
5 20 (20.20%) PRINCE2
6 18 (18.18%) Change Management
7 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
8 12 (12.12%) Strategic Planning
9 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 11 (11.11%) Performance Management
10 10 (10.10%) Line Management
10 10 (10.10%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (10.10%) Programme Management
11 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 9 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 8 (8.08%) Operations Management
13 6 (6.06%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) Java
3 2 (2.02%) C
3 2 (2.02%) C#
4 1 (1.01%) Perl
4 1 (1.01%) VB
4 1 (1.01%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (18.18%) CCNA
3 9 (9.09%) ISEB
3 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.08%) Degree
5 7 (7.07%) MCP
6 6 (6.06%) MCITP
6 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
6 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.04%) NCDA
7 4 (4.04%) MCSA
7 4 (4.04%) CCSP
8 3 (3.03%) MCSE
9 2 (2.02%) CCIE
9 2 (2.02%) CISSP
9 2 (2.02%) MCDST
10 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (25.25%) SLA
2 10 (10.10%) ISO 9001
3 6 (6.06%) QA
4 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.04%) ISA Server
4 3 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.01%) XenApp
6 1 (1.01%) XenServer
6 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
2 1 (1.01%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 32 (32.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (28.28%) Cisco
3 20 (20.20%) VMware
4 18 (18.18%) Oracle
5 12 (12.12%) NetApp
6 10 (10.10%) Citrix
7 9 (9.09%) Juniper
8 5 (5.05%) CA
9 4 (4.04%) Hitachi
9 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.04%) Websense
9 4 (4.04%) F5
10 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.02%) Avaya
11 1 (1.01%) HP
11 1 (1.01%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.01%) SAP
11 1 (1.01%) IBM
11 1 (1.01%) AppSense
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