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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 188 174 187
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 68 62 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 0.87% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.99% 3.83% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 52
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
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
1706 1619 1905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 22.75% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1374 1616
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -13 35 £46,000 -8.00% 7
Cheshire -13 18 £34,000 +6.25% 1
Merseyside +11 9 £35,500 +108.82% 1
Lancashire -3 2 £57,500 +40.24%
Cumbria - 2 £47,500 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 57 (40.14%) Windows
3 45 (31.69%) Microsoft
3 45 (31.69%) Service Delivery
4 43 (30.28%) Finance
5 39 (27.46%) Service Management
6 35 (24.65%) Problem Management
7 32 (22.54%) MS Excel
8 25 (17.61%) Citrix
9 24 (16.90%) SLA
10 23 (16.20%) Active Directory
11 22 (15.49%) Project Management
12 21 (14.79%) Change Management
13 19 (13.38%) Degree
14 18 (12.68%) Incident Management
14 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (12.68%) Oracle
14 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
15 17 (11.97%) SAN
16 16 (11.27%) Windows 7
17 14 (9.86%) HP
17 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
18 13 (9.15%) MCSE
18 13 (9.15%) ERP
18 13 (9.15%) Firewall
19 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
19 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (8.45%) UNIX
19 12 (8.45%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.11%) CICS
3 3 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) SaaS
1 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.97%) SAN
2 13 (9.15%) Firewall
3 8 (5.63%) NAS
4 4 (2.82%) FTP
4 4 (2.82%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.11%) LAN
6 2 (1.41%) VoIP
6 2 (1.41%) WAN
6 2 (1.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.41%) VPN
7 1 (0.70%) DNS
7 1 (0.70%) HTTP
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.70%) DHCP
7 1 (0.70%) SDH
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) 3G
7 1 (0.70%) MPLS
7 1 (0.70%) DMZ
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.82%) DB2
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) QlikView
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 43 (30.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.75%) Retail
4 9 (6.34%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.63%) Greek Language
5 8 (5.63%) Polish Language
6 5 (3.52%) Banking
7 3 (2.11%) Legal
8 2 (1.41%) Local Government
8 2 (1.41%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.70%) French Language
9 1 (0.70%) German Language
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (19.01%) Analyst
2 25 (17.61%) Service Manager
3 20 (14.08%) Delivery Manager
4 15 (10.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (8.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (7.75%) Service Analyst
7 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (5.63%) Problem Manager
9 8 (5.63%) Storage Specialist
10 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.93%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.23%) Senior Manager
11 6 (4.23%) Head of Technology
12 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Support Manager
12 5 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) Web Services
3 2 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (0.70%) XHTML
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.93%) Mainframe
2 5 (3.52%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.82%) Tandem
4 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.11%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.41%) CMDB
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) iPhone
6 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (40.14%) Windows
2 18 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.27%) Windows 7
4 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (8.45%) UNIX
5 10 (7.04%) Linux
6 8 (5.63%) AIX
7 5 (3.52%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.82%) HPUX
8 4 (2.82%) Solaris
9 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.11%) zOS
10 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (31.69%) Service Delivery
3 39 (27.46%) Service Management
4 35 (24.65%) Problem Management
5 22 (15.49%) Project Management
6 21 (14.79%) Change Management
7 18 (12.68%) Incident Management
8 13 (9.15%) ERP
9 10 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.04%) Information Security
10 8 (5.63%) ITSM
11 6 (4.23%) Business Continuity
11 6 (4.23%) Operations Management
11 6 (4.23%) Time Management
11 6 (4.23%) Capacity Management
12 5 (3.52%) Change Control
12 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
13 4 (2.82%) Validation
13 4 (2.82%) E-Commerce
13 4 (2.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.34%) SQL
2 6 (4.23%) Java
3 4 (2.82%) Perl
3 4 (2.82%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.15%) MCSE
4 10 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (7.04%) MCSA
4 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.34%) CCNA
6 6 (4.23%) MCITP
7 4 (2.82%) MCP
8 3 (2.11%) MCDST
9 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.70%) VCP5
10 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) MCTS
10 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.70%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.90%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (16.20%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.52%) XenApp
4 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.11%) vSphere
5 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Xen
7 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) SCCM
2 8 (5.63%) SCOM
3 3 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 45 (31.69%) Microsoft
2 25 (17.61%) Citrix
3 18 (12.68%) Oracle
4 14 (9.86%) HP
5 12 (8.45%) Cisco
5 12 (8.45%) IBM
6 11 (7.75%) VMware
7 8 (5.63%) Hitachi
7 8 (5.63%) Fujitsu
8 4 (2.82%) Sophos
8 4 (2.82%) Axway
9 3 (2.11%) NetApp
9 3 (2.11%) EMC
10 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.41%) Remedy
10 2 (1.41%) Reuters
10 2 (1.41%) Bloomberg
10 2 (1.41%) Dell
10 2 (1.41%) Mitel
11 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
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