The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 179 174 195
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 62 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.88% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 3.81% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 51
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £23,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,500 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1629 1678 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.89% 22.96% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1405 1613
Average salary £35,000 £38,085 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ITIL Certification
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -2 30 £50,750 +4.10% 6
Cheshire -10 15 £45,000 +40.62% 3
Merseyside +5 8 £42,750 +151.47% 1
Lancashire +4 5 £50,000 +21.95% 1
Cumbria - 1 £47,500 - 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 151 (100.00%) ITIL
2 57 (37.75%) Service Delivery
3 55 (36.42%) Finance
4 50 (33.11%) Windows
5 43 (28.48%) Microsoft
5 43 (28.48%) Service Management
6 38 (25.17%) Problem Management
7 35 (23.18%) MS Excel
8 28 (18.54%) Change Management
9 27 (17.88%) SLA
10 24 (15.89%) Project Management
11 23 (15.23%) Active Directory
11 23 (15.23%) Citrix
12 19 (12.58%) Oracle
12 19 (12.58%) Incident Management
13 16 (10.60%) Degree
13 16 (10.60%) IBM
13 16 (10.60%) ERP
14 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (9.27%) SQL Server
14 14 (9.27%) Telecoms
14 14 (9.27%) Windows 7
15 13 (8.61%) UNIX
15 13 (8.61%) Linux
15 13 (8.61%) SAN
15 13 (8.61%) Security Cleared
16 12 (7.95%) Retail
16 12 (7.95%) HP
16 12 (7.95%) Cisco
16 12 (7.95%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 9 (5.96%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.99%) CICS
5 1 (0.66%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (23.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.61%) SAN
2 9 (5.96%) Firewall
2 9 (5.96%) NAS
3 7 (4.64%) FTP
4 5 (3.31%) LAN
5 4 (2.65%) WAN
6 3 (1.99%) SDH
6 3 (1.99%) VoIP
6 3 (1.99%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.32%) MPLS
7 2 (1.32%) DNS
7 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.66%) HTTP
8 1 (0.66%) VPN
8 1 (0.66%) DHCP
8 1 (0.66%) 3G
8 1 (0.66%) Internet
8 1 (0.66%) Wireless
8 1 (0.66%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.65%) DB2
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.66%) Informix
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.66%) QlikView
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
General
1 55 (36.42%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.95%) Retail
4 8 (5.30%) Greek Language
4 8 (5.30%) Polish Language
5 6 (3.97%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.31%) Banking
7 3 (1.99%) Legal
8 2 (1.32%) French Language
8 2 (1.32%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.66%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Publishing
9 1 (0.66%) Local Government
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (24.50%) Service Manager
2 27 (17.88%) Analyst
3 24 (15.89%) Delivery Manager
4 19 (12.58%) Services Delivery Manager
5 11 (7.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (6.62%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.62%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.62%) Service Analyst
7 9 (5.96%) Problem Manager
7 9 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.30%) Technical Specialist
8 8 (5.30%) Storage Specialist
9 7 (4.64%) Team Leader
9 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.64%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Desktop Support
10 5 (3.31%) UNIX Support
10 5 (3.31%) Support Manager
10 5 (3.31%) UNIX Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.99%) .NET
1 3 (1.99%) HTML
2 2 (1.32%) HTML5
2 2 (1.32%) Middleware
2 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) XHTML
3 1 (0.66%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Mainframe
2 7 (4.64%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.31%) Tandem
4 4 (2.65%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.65%) CMDB
5 3 (1.99%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.66%) Statistics
6 1 (0.66%) SecurID
6 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.66%) iPhone
6 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.11%) Windows
2 14 (9.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (8.61%) UNIX
3 13 (8.61%) Linux
4 11 (7.28%) AIX
4 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (4.64%) HPUX
6 7 (4.64%) Solaris
7 6 (3.97%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.99%) zOS
8 3 (1.99%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (100.00%) ITIL
2 57 (37.75%) Service Delivery
3 43 (28.48%) Service Management
4 38 (25.17%) Problem Management
5 28 (18.54%) Change Management
6 24 (15.89%) Project Management
7 19 (12.58%) Incident Management
8 16 (10.60%) ERP
9 12 (7.95%) ITSM
10 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.96%) Performance Management
12 7 (4.64%) PRINCE2
13 6 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (3.31%) Time Management
14 5 (3.31%) Information Security
14 5 (3.31%) Validation
14 5 (3.31%) Capacity Management
15 4 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
15 4 (2.65%) Asset Management
15 4 (2.65%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.28%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) Perl
3 4 (2.65%) Java
4 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.66%) PHP
4 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (10.60%) Degree
2 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.61%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.28%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.30%) CCNA
5 8 (5.30%) MCSA
6 7 (4.64%) MCSE
7 6 (3.97%) MCITP
8 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.65%) MCP
9 3 (1.99%) CCA
9 3 (1.99%) MCDST
9 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.32%) CCSP
11 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.66%) VCP5
11 1 (0.66%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.88%) SLA
2 6 (3.97%) QA
3 3 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.99%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.99%) BS25999
4 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (15.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.65%) XenApp
3 4 (2.65%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.99%) vSphere
5 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.66%) Xen
6 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (5.96%) SCCM
2 8 (5.30%) SCOM
3 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.32%) OVSD
4 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.32%) OpenView
5 1 (0.66%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.66%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (28.48%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.23%) Citrix
3 19 (12.58%) Oracle
4 16 (10.60%) IBM
5 12 (7.95%) HP
5 12 (7.95%) Cisco
6 11 (7.28%) Hitachi
7 10 (6.62%) VMware
8 9 (5.96%) Fujitsu
9 7 (4.64%) Sophos
10 5 (3.31%) Axway
11 4 (2.65%) Remedy
11 4 (2.65%) BMC
12 3 (1.99%) EMC
12 3 (1.99%) NetApp
12 3 (1.99%) Nokia
12 3 (1.99%) Mitel
13 2 (1.32%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.32%) Reuters
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual Bonus,9% Penion Cont,BUPA
Posted: 9 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £00 - £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe, United Kingdom
Bentley Motors
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago