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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 174 176 198
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 76 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.91% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.45% 4.00% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 67 52 48
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £55,000 £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
1707 1576 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 22.75% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1338 1597
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 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 1 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 -20 41 £46,000 -8.00% 8
Cheshire -7 20 £33,250 +3.90% 1
Merseyside +13 9 £35,500 +108.82% 2
Lancashire -2 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 1 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.

1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 58 (40.85%) Windows
3 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
4 41 (28.87%) Service Delivery
5 39 (27.46%) Finance
6 37 (26.06%) Service Management
7 35 (24.65%) Problem Management
8 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
9 26 (18.31%) Citrix
10 25 (17.61%) Active Directory
11 23 (16.20%) SLA
11 23 (16.20%) Project Management
12 20 (14.08%) Degree
12 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
14 18 (12.68%) Oracle
14 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (12.68%) Change Management
15 17 (11.97%) Incident Management
16 16 (11.27%) Windows 7
16 16 (11.27%) SAN
17 15 (10.56%) MS Exchange
18 13 (9.15%) Firewall
18 13 (9.15%) HP
18 13 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (9.15%) MCSE
18 13 (9.15%) UNIX
19 12 (8.45%) ERP
19 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
20 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (10.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.41%) CICS
5 1 (0.70%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
5 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
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 3 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.27%) SAN
2 13 (9.15%) Firewall
3 7 (4.93%) NAS
4 4 (2.82%) FTP
5 3 (2.11%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.41%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.70%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) DMZ
7 1 (0.70%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) 3G
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.70%) VPN
7 1 (0.70%) DNS
7 1 (0.70%) LAN
7 1 (0.70%) SDH
7 1 (0.70%) WAN
7 1 (0.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 39 (27.46%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.04%) Retail
4 8 (5.63%) Greek Language
4 8 (5.63%) Polish Language
5 7 (4.93%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.23%) 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 31 (21.83%) Analyst
2 23 (16.20%) Service Manager
3 15 (10.56%) Delivery Manager
4 14 (9.86%) Service Analyst
5 13 (9.15%) Services Delivery Manager
5 13 (9.15%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (9.15%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.04%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.63%) Problem Manager
10 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.93%) Storage Specialist
10 7 (4.93%) Head of Technology
10 7 (4.93%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (3.52%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.52%) Architect
12 4 (2.82%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) Web Services
2 3 (2.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.41%) HTML5
4 1 (0.70%) XHTML
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) Mainframe
2 5 (3.52%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.82%) Tandem
4 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.41%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.41%) CMDB
6 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.70%) Statistics
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.70%) iPhone
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (40.85%) Windows
2 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (11.27%) Windows 7
4 13 (9.15%) UNIX
4 13 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.63%) Linux
6 6 (4.23%) 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
10 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.41%) zOS
11 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 41 (28.87%) Service Delivery
3 37 (26.06%) Service Management
4 35 (24.65%) Problem Management
5 23 (16.20%) Project Management
6 18 (12.68%) Change Management
7 17 (11.97%) Incident Management
8 12 (8.45%) ERP
9 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.75%) Information Security
10 8 (5.63%) ITSM
11 7 (4.93%) Operations Management
11 7 (4.93%) Time Management
12 6 (4.23%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.23%) Business Continuity
13 5 (3.52%) Change Control
13 5 (3.52%) Capacity Management
14 4 (2.82%) Kanban
14 4 (2.82%) Validation
14 4 (2.82%) TOGAF
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 20 (14.08%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.15%) MCSE
4 10 (7.04%) MCSA
4 10 (7.04%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.63%) CCNA
7 6 (4.23%) MCITP
8 4 (2.82%) MCP
9 3 (2.11%) MCDST
10 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.70%) VCP5
11 1 (0.70%) MCTS
11 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.20%) SLA
2 4 (2.82%) QA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (17.61%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.52%) XenApp
4 4 (2.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.11%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.11%) vSphere
6 2 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.70%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.70%) Xen
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 46 (32.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.31%) Citrix
3 18 (12.68%) Oracle
4 13 (9.15%) HP
5 11 (7.75%) Cisco
5 11 (7.75%) VMware
6 10 (7.04%) IBM
7 8 (5.63%) Fujitsu
8 7 (4.93%) Hitachi
9 4 (2.82%) Sophos
9 4 (2.82%) Axway
10 3 (2.11%) EMC
10 3 (2.11%) NetApp
11 2 (1.41%) Dell
11 2 (1.41%) Mitel
11 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.41%) Reuters
11 2 (1.41%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.41%) Remedy
12 1 (0.70%) Wyse
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