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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 208 197 191
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 45 52 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 3.34% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 39 51
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +48.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £26,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1539 1558 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.78% 22.48% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1199 1458
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 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 3 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 +6 31 £53,750 +9.69% 1
Cheshire -6 7 £53,750 +19.44%
Merseyside +8 4 £29,500 -50.83%
Lancashire -12 3 £60,000 +20.00%
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 117 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (31.62%) Finance
3 35 (29.91%) Service Delivery
3 35 (29.91%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.79%) SLA
4 29 (24.79%) Cisco
5 26 (22.22%) Project Management
6 24 (20.51%) PRINCE2
6 24 (20.51%) Data Centre
7 23 (19.66%) LAN
7 23 (19.66%) WAN
7 23 (19.66%) Service Management
8 22 (18.80%) Windows
8 22 (18.80%) MS Office
9 21 (17.95%) VMware
10 20 (17.09%) Change Management
10 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
11 19 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (15.38%) CCNA
12 18 (15.38%) VoIP
12 18 (15.38%) Oracle
13 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (12.82%) Firewall
15 14 (11.97%) NetApp
15 14 (11.97%) Problem Management
16 13 (11.11%) Active Directory
16 13 (11.11%) ISO 9001
17 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 11 (9.40%) Lync
2 8 (6.84%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.27%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) MS Office
2 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.66%) LAN
1 23 (19.66%) WAN
2 18 (15.38%) VoIP
3 15 (12.82%) Firewall
4 11 (9.40%) PBX
5 10 (8.55%) DNS
5 10 (8.55%) DPNSS
5 10 (8.55%) QSIG
6 9 (7.69%) DHCP
7 4 (3.42%) SAN
7 4 (3.42%) VPN
8 3 (2.56%) Wireless
9 2 (1.71%) Network Security
9 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.71%) Internet
9 2 (1.71%) MPLS
9 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.71%) SSL
9 2 (1.71%) NAS
9 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (31.62%) Finance
2 8 (6.84%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.42%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Local Government
7 1 (0.85%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 19 (16.24%) Service Manager
2 13 (11.11%) Analyst
3 11 (9.40%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Services Delivery Manager
4 10 (8.55%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (7.69%) Architect
6 8 (6.84%) Programme Manager
6 8 (6.84%) Support Specialist
6 8 (6.84%) IT Programme Manager
6 8 (6.84%) VMware Specialist
6 8 (6.84%) NetApp Specialist
7 7 (5.98%) IT Services Manager
7 7 (5.98%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Test Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 6 (5.13%) Transition Manager
8 6 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 5 (4.27%) Service Architect
9 5 (4.27%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) .NET
1 2 (1.71%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.42%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) SecurID
6 2 (1.71%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.85%) BYOD
7 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.80%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
3 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.98%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (4.27%) Android
5 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.27%) Solaris
6 4 (3.42%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.71%) Linux
7 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (29.91%) Service Delivery
3 26 (22.22%) Project Management
4 24 (20.51%) PRINCE2
5 23 (19.66%) Service Management
6 20 (17.09%) Change Management
7 19 (16.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (11.97%) Problem Management
10 12 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (8.55%) Line Management
11 10 (8.55%) Operations Management
11 10 (8.55%) Risk Management
12 9 (7.69%) Supplier Management
12 9 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
12 9 (7.69%) Incident Management
12 9 (7.69%) Performance Management
13 8 (6.84%) Programme Management
13 8 (6.84%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (5.98%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.98%) SQL
2 3 (2.56%) Java
3 2 (1.71%) Perl
3 2 (1.71%) C
3 2 (1.71%) C#
3 2 (1.71%) Python
3 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (16.24%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (15.38%) CCNA
3 11 (9.40%) Degree
4 10 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (7.69%) ISEB
6 7 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (5.98%) MCITP
7 6 (5.13%) ISTQB
7 6 (5.13%) MCP
8 4 (3.42%) NCDA
9 3 (2.56%) MCSE
9 3 (2.56%) MCSA
9 3 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.71%) CCSP
10 2 (1.71%) MCDST
10 2 (1.71%) CCAA
11 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.85%) CISSP
11 1 (0.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (24.79%) SLA
2 13 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 6 (5.13%) QA
4 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.42%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.56%) XenApp
5 2 (1.71%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) XenServer
6 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (1.71%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.79%) Cisco
3 21 (17.95%) VMware
4 18 (15.38%) Oracle
5 14 (11.97%) NetApp
6 11 (9.40%) Citrix
7 7 (5.98%) Juniper
8 6 (5.13%) SAP
9 5 (4.27%) CA
10 4 (3.42%) Hitachi
11 3 (2.56%) HP
11 3 (2.56%) Business Objects
12 2 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (1.71%) Dell
12 2 (1.71%) Avaya
12 2 (1.71%) Apple
12 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.71%) Websense
12 2 (1.71%) Wyse
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