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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 176 178 204
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 87 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 0.96% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.03% 4.18% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74 52 42
Average salary £46,000 £49,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +51.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,225 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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
1731 1579 1913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.36% 23.03% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1341 1590
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Cheshire 0 25 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Merseyside +8 6 £35,500 +9.23%
Lancashire +2 2 £50,000 -
Cumbria - 2 £47,500 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (100.00%) ITIL
2 56 (38.10%) Windows
3 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 41 (27.89%) Finance
5 37 (25.17%) Service Delivery
6 36 (24.49%) Problem Management
7 34 (23.13%) Service Management
8 30 (20.41%) MS Excel
9 25 (17.01%) Citrix
10 24 (16.33%) Active Directory
10 24 (16.33%) Project Management
10 24 (16.33%) Incident Management
10 24 (16.33%) Degree
11 23 (15.65%) SLA
12 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
14 19 (12.93%) Oracle
14 19 (12.93%) Change Management
15 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (10.88%) MS Exchange
17 15 (10.20%) SAN
17 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (9.52%) Firewall
18 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (9.52%) UNIX
19 13 (8.84%) MCSE
19 13 (8.84%) MS Office
19 13 (8.84%) VMware
20 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
20 12 (8.16%) Information Security

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.04%) IIS
4 3 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.04%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.36%) CICS
6 1 (0.68%) Lync
6 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.20%) SAN
2 14 (9.52%) Firewall
3 5 (3.40%) NAS
4 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.04%) WAN
5 2 (1.36%) LAN
5 2 (1.36%) FTP
5 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.68%) DMZ
6 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.68%) QlikView
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (27.89%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.44%) Retail
4 7 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.08%) Greek Language
5 6 (4.08%) Polish Language
5 6 (4.08%) Banking
6 5 (3.40%) Legal
7 2 (1.36%) Local Government
7 2 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.68%) French Language
8 1 (0.68%) German Language
8 1 (0.68%) Billing
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Publishing
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (22.45%) Analyst
2 22 (14.97%) Service Manager
3 15 (10.20%) Service Analyst
4 14 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 14 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (8.16%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.12%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (5.44%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.76%) Problem Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Head of Technology
9 7 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.08%) Architect
11 5 (3.40%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (3.40%) Storage Specialist
11 5 (3.40%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) .NET
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
3 3 (2.04%) HTML
4 2 (1.36%) HTML5
5 1 (0.68%) XHTML
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.72%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.72%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.36%) Tandem
3 2 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.68%) User Experience
4 1 (0.68%) NHS
4 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.68%) Statistics
4 1 (0.68%) CMDB
4 1 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 56 (38.10%) Windows
2 21 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.52%) UNIX
4 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (8.16%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.76%) Linux
6 4 (2.72%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.72%) AIX
6 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.04%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.36%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.36%) HPUX
8 2 (1.36%) Solaris
8 2 (1.36%) zOS
9 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (25.17%) Service Delivery
3 36 (24.49%) Problem Management
4 34 (23.13%) Service Management
5 24 (16.33%) Project Management
5 24 (16.33%) Incident Management
6 19 (12.93%) Change Management
7 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.16%) Information Security
9 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2
9 10 (6.80%) ERP
9 10 (6.80%) Line Management
10 9 (6.12%) Time Management
10 9 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.44%) Operations Management
12 7 (4.76%) Business Continuity
13 6 (4.08%) Resource Management
13 6 (4.08%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.08%) Capacity Management
14 5 (3.40%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.44%) SQL
2 6 (4.08%) Java
3 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.04%) Perl
4 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (16.33%) Degree
2 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.84%) MCSE
4 11 (7.48%) MCSA
5 9 (6.12%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.44%) CCNA
7 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.08%) MCITP
9 4 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.72%) MCP
10 3 (2.04%) MCDST
11 2 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.36%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.68%) MCTS
12 1 (0.68%) CCA
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.68%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.65%) SLA
2 4 (2.72%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.72%) XenApp
5 3 (2.04%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) SCCM
2 6 (4.08%) SCOM
3 2 (1.36%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.68%) Control-M
4 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 49 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.01%) Citrix
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle
4 13 (8.84%) VMware
5 11 (7.48%) Cisco
5 11 (7.48%) HP
6 7 (4.76%) IBM
7 6 (4.08%) Fujitsu
8 5 (3.40%) Hitachi
9 3 (2.04%) NetApp
10 2 (1.36%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.36%) Reuters
10 2 (1.36%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.36%) Dell
10 2 (1.36%) EMC
10 2 (1.36%) Mitel
10 2 (1.36%) Axway
10 2 (1.36%) Sophos
11 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.68%) Sybase
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Salary: From £35,784 to £39,351 per annum Salary: Grade 9 £35,784 to £39,351 (
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago