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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 499 466 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.92% 7.25% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 8.20% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 393 361 429
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,661
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4856 5680 5951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.76% 88.32% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4102 4620 4736
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +7 273 £42,500 +6.25% 34
Cheshire +7 91 £31,500 -20.25% 11
Merseyside +5 81 £43,750 -2.77% 7
Lancashire +23 39 £31,500 +5.00% 5
Cumbria +3 12 £30,000 -45.45% 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 406 (37.98%) Windows
2 319 (29.84%) Microsoft
3 272 (25.44%) Active Directory
4 266 (24.88%) Finance
5 258 (24.13%) Service Delivery
6 233 (21.80%) Service Management
7 213 (19.93%) Windows Server
8 205 (19.18%) Change Management
8 205 (19.18%) SQL
9 194 (18.15%) Citrix
10 190 (17.77%) Project Management
11 185 (17.31%) ITIL V3
12 158 (14.78%) VMware
13 138 (12.91%) Cisco
14 137 (12.82%) SLA
15 133 (12.44%) Degree
16 130 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
17 128 (11.97%) Banking
18 127 (11.88%) MS Exchange
19 125 (11.69%) SQL Server
20 120 (11.23%) MS Excel
21 118 (11.04%) PRINCE2
22 114 (10.66%) ITSM
23 113 (10.57%) Incident Management
24 111 (10.38%) Firewall
25 110 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
26 105 (9.82%) Release Management
27 103 (9.64%) Oracle
28 102 (9.54%) Problem Management
29 99 (9.26%) Linux

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
1 127 (11.88%) MS Exchange
2 70 (6.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 62 (5.80%) IIS
3 62 (5.80%) WebSphere
4 43 (4.02%) SharePoint
5 39 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (2.81%) JBoss
7 27 (2.53%) CMS
8 26 (2.43%) Apache
9 24 (2.25%) WebLogic
10 23 (2.15%) CloudStack
10 23 (2.15%) Confluence
10 23 (2.15%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (1.12%) Tomcat
15 11 (1.03%) Skype for Business
16 9 (0.84%) nginx
Applications
1 120 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 94 (8.79%) MS Office
3 13 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.65%) SPSS
5 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 44 (4.12%) SAP ERP
2 23 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.78%) Magento
4 14 (1.31%) Lorenzo
5 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.37%) Infor M3
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.094%) HFM
8 1 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (0.094%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.40%) Office 365
2 34 (3.18%) IaaS
3 33 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.09%) PaaS
4 26 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.78%) Adobe Analytics
6 12 (1.12%) SaaS
7 10 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.56%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.19%) GitHub
11 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.094%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.094%) Force.com
11 1 (0.094%) Heroku
11 1 (0.094%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 111 (10.38%) Firewall
2 67 (6.27%) VPN
3 63 (5.89%) DHCP
4 62 (5.80%) DNS
5 59 (5.52%) TCP/IP
6 57 (5.33%) LAN
7 56 (5.24%) SAN
8 54 (5.05%) WAN
9 39 (3.65%) Network Security
10 36 (3.37%) VoIP
11 34 (3.18%) MPLS
12 22 (2.06%) VLAN
13 19 (1.78%) FTP
14 14 (1.31%) Junos
14 14 (1.31%) NAS
15 13 (1.22%) Internet
15 13 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (1.22%) Wireless
16 12 (1.12%) BGP
16 12 (1.12%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.06%) MySQL
6 17 (1.59%) Electronic Patient Records
7 15 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.22%) Big Data
8 13 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.22%) Data Mining
9 10 (0.94%) DB2
10 9 (0.84%) GIS
11 7 (0.65%) IBM BigInsights
11 7 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (0.65%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (4.12%) JIRA
2 22 (2.06%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (1.87%) Subversion
5 9 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.56%) Ant
7 3 (0.28%) MSI
8 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.19%) WiX
9 1 (0.094%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.094%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.094%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.094%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
General
1 266 (24.88%) Finance
2 128 (11.97%) Banking
3 59 (5.52%) Retail
4 47 (4.40%) Law
5 41 (3.84%) Legal
6 37 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 31 (2.90%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.50%) Marketing
9 13 (1.22%) Publishing
10 9 (0.84%) German Language
11 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.56%) Back Office
13 5 (0.47%) Billing
14 4 (0.37%) Local Government
15 3 (0.28%) Games
15 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.094%) Advertising
16 1 (0.094%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.094%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.094%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 273 (25.54%) Analyst
2 144 (13.47%) Support Analyst
3 111 (10.38%) Service Manager
4 102 (9.54%) Applications Support
4 102 (9.54%) IT Manager
5 70 (6.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 66 (6.17%) IT Support
7 62 (5.80%) Change Manager
8 58 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 57 (5.33%) Service Analyst
10 49 (4.58%) SAP Manager
11 47 (4.40%) Architect
12 45 (4.21%) IT Services Manager
13 44 (4.12%) IT Analyst
13 44 (4.12%) Support Engineer
13 44 (4.12%) Team Leader
14 43 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
15 42 (3.93%) Release Manager
16 41 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support
17 38 (3.55%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (9.07%) .NET
2 42 (3.93%) ASP.NET
3 36 (3.37%) HTML
3 36 (3.37%) WCF
4 35 (3.27%) CSS
5 33 (3.09%) XML
6 24 (2.25%) JSON
7 16 (1.50%) Middleware
8 13 (1.22%) Ajax
8 13 (1.22%) jQuery
9 12 (1.12%) J2EE
10 10 (0.94%) Java EE
10 10 (0.94%) Web Services
11 8 (0.75%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.75%) Flash
12 6 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
13 4 (0.37%) WAP
14 3 (0.28%) RESTful
14 3 (0.28%) SOAP
15 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 90 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (6.55%) Management Information System
4 51 (4.77%) FMCG
5 39 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (3.18%) iPad
7 29 (2.71%) Wiki
8 28 (2.62%) Driving Licence
9 25 (2.34%) Computer Science
10 24 (2.25%) Statistics
11 21 (1.96%) Credit Risk
11 21 (1.96%) SWIFT
12 19 (1.78%) CMDB
13 18 (1.68%) Blackberry
14 15 (1.40%) Clustering
14 15 (1.40%) Replication
14 15 (1.40%) Virtual Team
15 13 (1.22%) Mathematics
16 11 (1.03%) Life Science
16 11 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 406 (37.98%) Windows
2 213 (19.93%) Windows Server
3 99 (9.26%) Linux
4 91 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (8.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (7.39%) Windows 7
7 56 (5.24%) Unix
8 37 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.06%) CentOS
10 20 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (1.68%) Windows 10
12 16 (1.50%) Windows 8
13 14 (1.31%) Debian
14 13 (1.22%) AIX
15 11 (1.03%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.84%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.65%) Android
18 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
19 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
19 3 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (24.13%) Service Delivery
2 233 (21.80%) Service Management
3 205 (19.18%) Change Management
4 190 (17.77%) Project Management
5 185 (17.31%) ITIL V3
6 118 (11.04%) PRINCE2
7 114 (10.66%) ITSM
8 113 (10.57%) Incident Management
9 105 (9.82%) Release Management
10 102 (9.54%) Problem Management
11 91 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
12 83 (7.76%) Infrastructure Management
13 79 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 68 (6.36%) Configuration Management
14 68 (6.36%) CRM
15 62 (5.80%) Mentoring
15 62 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 61 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
17 59 (5.52%) ERP
18 58 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 205 (19.18%) SQL
2 77 (7.20%) PowerShell
3 70 (6.55%) T-SQL
4 43 (4.02%) C#
5 40 (3.74%) Bash Shell
5 40 (3.74%) JavaScript
6 39 (3.65%) Python
7 28 (2.62%) Ruby
8 27 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 23 (2.15%) Perl
10 20 (1.87%) C
10 20 (1.87%) PHP
10 20 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 19 (1.78%) Java
12 9 (0.84%) ActionScript
13 7 (0.65%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.56%) Jython
15 3 (0.28%) VBScript
16 2 (0.19%) VB
16 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 133 (12.44%) Degree
2 130 (12.16%) ITIL Certification
3 110 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (5.61%) MCSE
5 57 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
6 51 (4.77%) CCNA
7 46 (4.30%) MCP
8 44 (4.12%) MCSA
9 38 (3.55%) Security Cleared
10 32 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
11 31 (2.90%) MCITP
11 31 (2.90%) SC Cleared
12 26 (2.43%) CCNP
12 26 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (2.25%) CISSP
14 23 (2.15%) CISM
15 21 (1.96%) ISEB
15 21 (1.96%) PMI Certification
16 17 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 16 (1.50%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (12.82%) SLA
2 53 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.15%) COBIT
4 22 (2.06%) QA
5 21 (1.96%) PCI DSS
6 13 (1.22%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.65%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.28%) COSO
10 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
10 2 (0.19%) SEPA
10 2 (0.19%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.094%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.094%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.094%) Val IT
System Software
1 272 (25.44%) Active Directory
2 83 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (5.80%) XenApp
4 60 (5.61%) Hyper-V
5 38 (3.55%) vSphere
6 31 (2.90%) XenServer
7 28 (2.62%) XenDesktop
8 23 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (2.15%) Xen
9 19 (1.78%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.65%) GPFS
11 7 (0.65%) Terminal Server
11 7 (0.65%) Varnish
12 6 (0.56%) Docker
12 6 (0.56%) Firmware
12 6 (0.56%) Squid
13 5 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 52 (4.86%) SCCM
2 44 (4.12%) Nagios
3 43 (4.02%) Puppet
4 36 (3.37%) SCOM
5 35 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (2.90%) Tivoli
7 30 (2.81%) EdgeSight
8 23 (2.15%) Cobbler
9 22 (2.06%) SCOrch
10 19 (1.78%) ServiceCenter
11 14 (1.31%) AirWatch
11 14 (1.31%) WMI
12 12 (1.12%) SCVMM
13 10 (0.94%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.65%) FortiGate
14 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 6 (0.56%) Munin
15 6 (0.56%) WSUS
16 5 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
16 5 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 319 (29.84%) Microsoft
2 194 (18.15%) Citrix
3 158 (14.78%) VMware
4 138 (12.91%) Cisco
5 103 (9.64%) Oracle
6 75 (7.02%) HP
7 73 (6.83%) IBM
8 64 (5.99%) Juniper
9 61 (5.71%) SAP
10 40 (3.74%) CheckPoint
11 39 (3.65%) NetApp
12 34 (3.18%) Intel Security
13 29 (2.71%) AppSense
14 26 (2.43%) Adobe
15 25 (2.34%) Google
16 23 (2.15%) EnterpriseDB
17 21 (1.96%) Bloomberg
17 21 (1.96%) Reuters
18 20 (1.87%) ATG
19 19 (1.78%) hybris
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: Yesterday
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: £60,000 per annum + £4,200 car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Michael Page International
Salary: £23000 - £26500 per annum + benefits package + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago