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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 156 167 187
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 89 85 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.26% 1.17% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 4.74% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 43
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,680 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,247 £80,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1621 1794 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.01% 24.65% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1463 1478
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +37 61 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Merseyside -11 16 £58,052 +158.00%
Cheshire -15 10 £37,250 -12.35% 1
Lancashire +3 1 £31,000 -0.80% 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 176 (100.00%) ITIL
2 73 (41.48%) Service Delivery
3 69 (39.20%) Finance
4 50 (28.41%) Windows
5 46 (26.14%) Change Management
6 41 (23.30%) Service Management
7 34 (19.32%) SLA
8 31 (17.61%) Problem Management
9 28 (15.91%) Project Management
10 26 (14.77%) Microsoft
10 26 (14.77%) MS Excel
11 23 (13.07%) Active Directory
11 23 (13.07%) Citrix
11 23 (13.07%) Incident Management
12 22 (12.50%) PRINCE2
13 16 (9.09%) Oracle
13 16 (9.09%) Degree
14 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
14 15 (8.52%) Telecoms
15 14 (7.95%) UNIX
15 14 (7.95%) LAN
15 14 (7.95%) Cisco
16 13 (7.39%) IBM
16 13 (7.39%) Performance Management
17 12 (6.82%) ERP
18 11 (6.25%) Windows XP
18 11 (6.25%) Middleware
18 11 (6.25%) ITSM
19 10 (5.68%) Blackberry
19 10 (5.68%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (2.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (2.84%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.14%) CICS
4 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.41%) MS Office
3 4 (2.27%) MS Project
4 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.95%) LAN
2 9 (5.11%) VoIP
2 9 (5.11%) WAN
3 7 (3.98%) FTP
3 7 (3.98%) DNS
3 7 (3.98%) MPLS
4 6 (3.41%) Internet
4 6 (3.41%) SAN
4 6 (3.41%) NAS
5 5 (2.84%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.84%) ADSL
6 4 (2.27%) SDH
7 3 (1.70%) Firewall
8 2 (1.14%) Broadband
8 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.57%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.57%) HTTP
9 1 (0.57%) VPN
9 1 (0.57%) DHCP
9 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.14%) DB2
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.57%) Informix
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
General
1 69 (39.20%) Finance
2 15 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.68%) Retail
4 5 (2.84%) Greek Language
4 5 (2.84%) Polish Language
5 4 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.27%) Local Government
6 2 (1.14%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (29.55%) Service Manager
2 41 (23.30%) Analyst
3 29 (16.48%) Delivery Manager
4 26 (14.77%) Services Delivery Manager
5 21 (11.93%) Service Analyst
6 13 (7.39%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.39%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (5.68%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 8 (4.55%) Problem Manager
8 8 (4.55%) Technical Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) Technical Project Manager
9 7 (3.98%) Service Assurance Manager
10 6 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 5 (2.84%) Storage Specialist
11 5 (2.84%) Server Specialist
11 5 (2.84%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.68%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.84%) Tandem
3 5 (2.84%) CMDB
3 5 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (1.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) SecurID
6 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) FMCG
6 1 (0.57%) Social Media
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.41%) Windows
2 14 (7.95%) UNIX
3 11 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 10 (5.68%) Linux
5 9 (5.11%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.11%) AIX
6 8 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.55%) Solaris
6 8 (4.55%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.98%) HPUX
8 2 (1.14%) zOS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (100.00%) ITIL
2 73 (41.48%) Service Delivery
3 46 (26.14%) Change Management
4 41 (23.30%) Service Management
5 31 (17.61%) Problem Management
6 28 (15.91%) Project Management
7 23 (13.07%) Incident Management
8 22 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.39%) Performance Management
10 12 (6.82%) ERP
11 11 (6.25%) ITSM
12 9 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.11%) E-Commerce
13 8 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.55%) Configuration Management
14 7 (3.98%) Business Continuity
15 5 (2.84%) Business Analysis
15 5 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (2.84%) Risk Management
16 4 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.68%) SQL
2 5 (2.84%) Perl
3 4 (2.27%) Java
4 2 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (9.09%) Degree
2 15 (8.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (3.98%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.98%) CCNA
5 6 (3.41%) MCP
5 6 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (3.41%) MCITP
6 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.27%) CCA
8 2 (1.14%) CCSP
8 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.57%) MCDST
9 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) CCAA
9 1 (0.57%) VCP5
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (19.32%) SLA
2 4 (2.27%) ISO 14001
2 4 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.27%) BS25999
2 4 (2.27%) QA
2 4 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (13.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.41%) Terminal Services
2 6 (3.41%) XenApp
2 6 (3.41%) XenServer
2 6 (3.41%) XenDesktop
2 6 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.84%) vSphere
4 4 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) SCCM
1 5 (2.84%) SCOM
1 5 (2.84%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.14%) OpenView
2 2 (1.14%) OVSD
3 1 (0.57%) Nagios
3 1 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 26 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.07%) Citrix
3 16 (9.09%) Oracle
4 14 (7.95%) Cisco
5 13 (7.39%) IBM
6 10 (5.68%) HP
6 10 (5.68%) Hitachi
7 9 (5.11%) VMware
8 8 (4.55%) Mitel
9 7 (3.98%) Sophos
10 6 (3.41%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.84%) Axway
11 5 (2.84%) NetApp
11 5 (2.84%) EMC
11 5 (2.84%) Remedy
11 5 (2.84%) BMC
12 4 (2.27%) Nokia
12 4 (2.27%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.14%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.14%) Siebel
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago