The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 608 603 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.72% 9.79% 8.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.02% 11.14% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 470 441 532
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
ITIL
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5516 5412 6492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 87.87% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 4450 5568
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ITIL
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the North West region.

ITIL Salary Trend in the North West

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the North West

ITIL
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -12 306 £40,000 - 32
Cheshire +14 122 £33,752 -15.62% 16
Merseyside 0 115 £44,000 +18.91% 6
Lancashire +26 58 £40,000 +66.66%
Cumbria +6 6 £25,500 -43.33%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 383 (33.66%) Windows
2 372 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 276 (24.25%) Service Management
4 272 (23.90%) Finance
5 259 (22.76%) Active Directory
6 209 (18.37%) Windows Server
7 199 (17.49%) SQL
8 193 (16.96%) Service Delivery
9 183 (16.08%) VMware
9 183 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (15.11%) ITIL V3
11 168 (14.76%) SQL Server
12 166 (14.59%) Cisco
13 164 (14.41%) PRINCE2
14 150 (13.18%) MS Excel
15 147 (12.92%) Linux
16 136 (11.95%) SLA
17 131 (11.51%) Change Management
18 128 (11.25%) ITSM
19 126 (11.07%) Firewall
19 126 (11.07%) MS Office
20 125 (10.98%) Citrix
21 114 (10.02%) Degree
22 112 (9.84%) Incident Management
23 111 (9.75%) DNS
24 110 (9.67%) Banking
25 107 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
26 106 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
27 104 (9.14%) Oracle
28 103 (9.05%) ITIL Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 96 (8.44%) MS Exchange
2 60 (5.27%) IIS
3 53 (4.66%) SharePoint
4 50 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 45 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 43 (3.78%) Apache
7 37 (3.25%) JBoss
8 36 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 35 (3.08%) Tomcat
10 30 (2.64%) WebLogic
11 24 (2.11%) CloudStack
11 24 (2.11%) OpenStack
12 16 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (1.14%) Skype for Business
14 12 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.88%) CMS
15 10 (0.88%) Confluence
15 10 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
16 9 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
16 9 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 150 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 126 (11.07%) MS Office
3 34 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.79%) MS Project
5 3 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.41%) SAP ERP
3 8 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.26%) Magento
8 2 (0.18%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.18%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.18%) assyst
8 2 (0.18%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.18%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.18%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 63 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (4.92%) PaaS
3 53 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (4.66%) IaaS
4 38 (3.34%) Office 365
5 36 (3.16%) SaaS
6 4 (0.35%) G Suite
7 3 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.088%) GitHub
8 1 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 126 (11.07%) Firewall
2 111 (9.75%) DNS
3 87 (7.64%) DHCP
4 81 (7.12%) WAN
5 80 (7.03%) SAN
6 69 (6.06%) LAN
7 51 (4.48%) VPN
8 45 (3.95%) TCP/IP
9 44 (3.87%) Network Security
9 44 (3.87%) VLAN
10 43 (3.78%) Internet
11 39 (3.43%) WLAN
12 38 (3.34%) Intrusion Detection
13 24 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (2.02%) BGP
15 22 (1.93%) OSPF
16 19 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
16 19 (1.67%) Wireless
17 18 (1.58%) VoIP
18 15 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (2.55%) DB2
6 22 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (1.58%) Data Mining
9 17 (1.49%) Big Data
10 11 (0.97%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.79%) QlikView
11 9 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 7 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.53%) MySQL
13 6 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.53%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (1.67%) JIRA
2 14 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.88%) TeamCity
4 8 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.53%) NUnit
5 6 (0.53%) SpecFlow
6 5 (0.44%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.44%) Subversion
7 4 (0.35%) Ant
8 3 (0.26%) MSI
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.18%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.18%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.088%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 272 (23.90%) Finance
2 110 (9.67%) Banking
3 47 (4.13%) Telecoms
4 28 (2.46%) Legal
5 27 (2.37%) Law
6 26 (2.28%) Retail
7 23 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (0.88%) Back Office
10 9 (0.79%) Billing
11 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.70%) German Language
11 8 (0.70%) Marketing
12 7 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.62%) Publishing
13 3 (0.26%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
14 2 (0.18%) Games
14 2 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 242 (21.27%) Analyst
2 116 (10.19%) Support Analyst
3 115 (10.11%) Applications Support
4 100 (8.79%) Service Manager
5 70 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 66 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 64 (5.62%) IT Manager
8 63 (5.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 59 (5.18%) Applications Support Analyst
10 58 (5.10%) IT Support
11 55 (4.83%) Architect
12 52 (4.57%) IT Analyst
13 49 (4.31%) Developer
14 46 (4.04%) Delivery Manager
15 43 (3.78%) Service Analyst
16 42 (3.69%) Services Delivery Manager
17 39 (3.43%) Team Leader
18 36 (3.16%) Consultant
19 34 (2.99%) IT Support Analyst
19 34 (2.99%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (8.17%) .NET
2 28 (2.46%) ASP.NET
3 24 (2.11%) HTML
4 23 (2.02%) WCF
5 22 (1.93%) CSS
6 20 (1.76%) Middleware
6 20 (1.76%) Web Services
7 18 (1.58%) SOAP
8 15 (1.32%) JSP
9 13 (1.14%) 802.1X
10 12 (1.05%) jQuery
10 12 (1.05%) XML
11 10 (0.88%) JSON
12 9 (0.79%) Flash
13 6 (0.53%) REST
13 6 (0.53%) WebCenter
14 5 (0.44%) AngularJS
14 5 (0.44%) ELK Stack
15 4 (0.35%) Apache Camel
15 4 (0.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.17%) Data Centre
2 85 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 75 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 70 (6.15%) Video Conferencing
5 46 (4.04%) NHS
6 45 (3.95%) Computer Science
7 28 (2.46%) iPad
7 28 (2.46%) iSeries
8 25 (2.20%) Statistics
9 23 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 22 (1.93%) CMDB
11 21 (1.85%) BYOD
12 20 (1.76%) Clustering
12 20 (1.76%) FMCG
13 18 (1.58%) Private Cloud
14 15 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.32%) Public Cloud
14 15 (1.32%) Wiki
15 12 (1.05%) AS400
15 12 (1.05%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 383 (33.66%) Windows
2 209 (18.37%) Windows Server
3 147 (12.92%) Linux
4 107 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 96 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 92 (8.08%) Unix
7 72 (6.33%) Windows 7
8 34 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (2.99%) Windows 8
8 34 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (2.46%) Solaris
10 27 (2.37%) Windows 10
11 24 (2.11%) OpenVMS
12 17 (1.49%) HPUX
13 12 (1.05%) AIX
14 11 (0.97%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.88%) CentOS
16 9 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (0.70%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (24.25%) Service Management
2 193 (16.96%) Service Delivery
3 183 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
4 172 (15.11%) ITIL V3
5 164 (14.41%) PRINCE2
6 131 (11.51%) Change Management
7 128 (11.25%) ITSM
8 112 (9.84%) Incident Management
9 101 (8.88%) Project Management
10 97 (8.52%) Service Design
11 94 (8.26%) Problem Management
12 87 (7.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 83 (7.29%) Programme Management
14 76 (6.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 68 (5.98%) DevOps
15 68 (5.98%) Mentoring
16 66 (5.80%) Data Protection
17 65 (5.71%) CRM
18 63 (5.54%) Release Management
19 61 (5.36%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 199 (17.49%) SQL
2 66 (5.80%) PowerShell
3 63 (5.54%) C#
4 36 (3.16%) Shell Script
5 35 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 27 (2.37%) Python
7 26 (2.28%) Ruby
8 24 (2.11%) Java
9 23 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 21 (1.85%) JavaScript
11 19 (1.67%) RPG
12 18 (1.58%) C
13 16 (1.41%) PHP
14 14 (1.23%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.79%) Perl
16 6 (0.53%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.35%) Jython
17 4 (0.35%) VB
18 3 (0.26%) VBA
18 3 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 114 (10.02%) Degree
2 103 (9.05%) ITIL Certification
3 92 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (6.24%) Security Cleared
6 64 (5.62%) CCNA
7 60 (5.27%) MCSE
8 48 (4.22%) SC Cleared
9 39 (3.43%) MCP
10 32 (2.81%) MCSA
11 28 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 26 (2.28%) ISEB
13 25 (2.20%) CCNP
14 22 (1.93%) PMI Certification
15 20 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (1.67%) CISSP
17 17 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 16 (1.41%) CISM
18 16 (1.41%) MCITP
19 14 (1.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (11.95%) SLA
2 60 (5.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.37%) QA
4 25 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 24 (2.11%) COBIT
5 24 (2.11%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.62%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.18%) SEPA
9 1 (0.088%) GAMP
9 1 (0.088%) GPG13
9 1 (0.088%) ISAE 3402
9 1 (0.088%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 259 (22.76%) Active Directory
2 106 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (5.89%) Hyper-V
4 55 (4.83%) vSphere
5 35 (3.08%) XenApp
6 24 (2.11%) Xen
6 24 (2.11%) XenServer
7 19 (1.67%) Terminal Services
8 11 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.79%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.35%) Docker
12 4 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.35%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.26%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 64 (5.62%) SCCM
2 43 (3.78%) AirWatch
3 41 (3.60%) Puppet
4 33 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (2.02%) SCOM
6 21 (1.85%) Tivoli
7 20 (1.76%) Cobbler
8 18 (1.58%) Nagios
9 15 (1.32%) SCOrch
10 13 (1.14%) NetBackup
11 9 (0.79%) Cacti
11 9 (0.79%) WSUS
12 7 (0.62%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.62%) vRealize
13 6 (0.53%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.53%) EdgeSight
13 6 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
13 6 (0.53%) SCVMM
13 6 (0.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 6 (0.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 372 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 183 (16.08%) VMware
3 166 (14.59%) Cisco
4 125 (10.98%) Citrix
5 104 (9.14%) Oracle
6 58 (5.10%) IBM
7 57 (5.01%) NetApp
8 49 (4.31%) SAP
9 47 (4.13%) Juniper
10 44 (3.87%) HP
11 27 (2.37%) Intel Security
12 26 (2.28%) Red Hat
13 24 (2.11%) EnterpriseDB
14 20 (1.76%) Remedy
15 17 (1.49%) Apple
15 17 (1.49%) Dell
16 15 (1.32%) CheckPoint
16 15 (1.32%) EMC
17 14 (1.23%) SolarWinds
18 13 (1.14%) Software AG
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,995
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £47530 - £71296 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago