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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 197 179 191
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 37 70 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 1.03% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.40% 4.54% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 55
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +44.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £25,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,750 £80,000
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
1543 1542 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.56% 22.63% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1189 1445
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
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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 +3 25 £55,000 +23.59% 9
Cheshire +2 9 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Merseyside -3 2 £29,500 -57.85%
Lancashire -15 1 £60,000 +215.78% 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 113 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (38.05%) Finance
3 36 (31.86%) Service Delivery
4 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
5 27 (23.89%) Cisco
6 26 (23.01%) SLA
7 24 (21.24%) Data Centre
8 22 (19.47%) WAN
8 22 (19.47%) LAN
8 22 (19.47%) PRINCE2
8 22 (19.47%) Windows
8 22 (19.47%) Change Management
9 21 (18.58%) Project Management
9 21 (18.58%) MS Office
9 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
10 19 (16.81%) VMware
10 19 (16.81%) Problem Management
11 18 (15.93%) Oracle
12 17 (15.04%) Service Management
12 17 (15.04%) Firewall
12 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (14.16%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (13.27%) NetApp
14 15 (13.27%) CCNA
15 14 (12.39%) ISO 9001
15 14 (12.39%) VoIP
16 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
16 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (10.62%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (9.73%) Lync
2 9 (7.96%) IIS
3 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Office
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.47%) WAN
1 22 (19.47%) LAN
2 17 (15.04%) Firewall
3 14 (12.39%) VoIP
4 11 (9.73%) PBX
5 10 (8.85%) DHCP
5 10 (8.85%) DNS
5 10 (8.85%) QSIG
5 10 (8.85%) DPNSS
6 5 (4.42%) SAN
6 5 (4.42%) SSL
7 3 (2.65%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.65%) VPN
8 2 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.77%) Network Security
8 2 (1.77%) NAS
8 2 (1.77%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.88%) NX-OS
9 1 (0.88%) Telepresence
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (38.05%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Local Government
5 1 (0.88%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (17.70%) Service Manager
2 13 (11.50%) Architect
3 11 (9.73%) Analyst
3 11 (9.73%) Services Delivery Manager
3 11 (9.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (9.73%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (7.08%) Support Specialist
4 8 (7.08%) VMware Specialist
5 7 (6.19%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (5.31%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 5 (4.42%) Software Project Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.42%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.54%) IT Programme Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.54%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.54%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) X-Windows
2 2 (1.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.08%) User Experience
4 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.54%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.65%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.65%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.65%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.77%) NHS
7 2 (1.77%) SecurID
8 1 (0.88%) BYOD
8 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Windows
2 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (7.08%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.19%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.42%) Android
5 5 (4.42%) Solaris
6 3 (2.65%) Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (31.86%) Service Delivery
3 22 (19.47%) PRINCE2
3 22 (19.47%) Change Management
4 21 (18.58%) Project Management
5 19 (16.81%) Problem Management
6 17 (15.04%) Service Management
7 16 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (8.85%) Operations Management
9 9 (7.96%) Wealth Management
9 9 (7.96%) TOGAF
9 9 (7.96%) Change Control
9 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.96%) Coaching
10 8 (7.08%) Six Sigma
10 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.08%) Lean Six Sigma
10 8 (7.08%) Information Security
11 7 (6.19%) Incident Management
11 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) Perl
3 2 (1.77%) C
3 2 (1.77%) C#
3 2 (1.77%) Python
3 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (13.27%) CCNA
3 12 (10.62%) Degree
4 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.42%) MCITP
6 5 (4.42%) ISEB
7 4 (3.54%) MCP
7 4 (3.54%) NCDA
8 3 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.77%) MCSE
9 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.77%) MCDST
9 2 (1.77%) CCAA
10 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) MCSA
10 1 (0.88%) CISSP
10 1 (0.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (23.01%) SLA
2 14 (12.39%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.77%) QA
5 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.65%) XenApp
3 3 (2.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.77%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.88%) XenServer
5 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (1.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.89%) Cisco
3 19 (16.81%) VMware
4 18 (15.93%) Oracle
5 15 (13.27%) NetApp
6 9 (7.96%) Citrix
7 6 (5.31%) SAP
8 5 (4.42%) Juniper
8 5 (4.42%) CA
9 4 (3.54%) Hitachi
10 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.65%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.65%) Wyse
10 3 (2.65%) Business Objects
10 3 (2.65%) Dell
11 2 (1.77%) HP
11 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.77%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.77%) AppSense
11 2 (1.77%) MobileIron
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