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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 541 561 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.51% 8.41% 8.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.65% 9.51% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 432 436 506
Median salary £41,592 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.97% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £39,260
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +3.15%
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
5606 5898 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 88.44% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4684 4896 5237
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -8 289 £42,500 +1.79% 42
Merseyside +6 110 £44,000 -2.22% 11
Cheshire +9 86 £31,000 -3.87% 8
Lancashire +5 30 £40,000 +18.51% 5
Cumbria +3 6 £27,500 -38.88% 3
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 358 (34.59%) Windows
2 296 (28.60%) Microsoft
3 234 (22.61%) Service Management
4 230 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 218 (21.06%) Finance
6 211 (20.39%) Windows Server
7 198 (19.13%) Service Delivery
8 195 (18.84%) SQL
9 179 (17.29%) ITIL V3
10 169 (16.33%) VMware
11 162 (15.65%) Cisco
12 153 (14.78%) Citrix
13 147 (14.20%) Project Management
14 145 (14.01%) Change Management
15 138 (13.33%) Firewall
16 137 (13.24%) PRINCE2
17 131 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
18 130 (12.56%) Degree
19 129 (12.46%) SQL Server
20 121 (11.69%) Linux
21 119 (11.50%) MS Excel
22 118 (11.40%) Incident Management
23 113 (10.92%) SLA
24 111 (10.72%) Oracle
25 109 (10.53%) DNS
26 108 (10.43%) ITSM
27 104 (10.05%) ITIL Certification
28 101 (9.76%) Problem Management
29 99 (9.57%) .NET
30 95 (9.18%) Banking

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 95 (9.18%) MS Exchange
2 67 (6.47%) IIS
3 65 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 64 (6.18%) WebSphere
5 49 (4.73%) SharePoint
6 45 (4.35%) Apache
7 38 (3.67%) JBoss
8 34 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 31 (3.00%) WebLogic
10 27 (2.61%) Tomcat
11 26 (2.51%) CloudStack
11 26 (2.51%) OpenStack
12 21 (2.03%) CMS
13 19 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (1.35%) Confluence
14 14 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
16 8 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
17 7 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
18 6 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 119 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 92 (8.89%) MS Office
3 7 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (0.68%) MS Project
4 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.71%) SAP ERP
2 27 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.35%) Magento
4 10 (0.97%) Lorenzo
5 7 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.39%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.19%) Aareon QL
8 2 (0.19%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.19%) assyst
8 2 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
8 2 (0.19%) OPENHousing
8 2 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
8 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.097%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.19%) PaaS
4 30 (2.90%) IaaS
5 28 (2.71%) Office 365
6 19 (1.84%) SaaS
7 14 (1.35%) Adobe Analytics
8 8 (0.77%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.29%) GitHub
11 1 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 138 (13.33%) Firewall
2 109 (10.53%) DNS
3 90 (8.70%) DHCP
4 70 (6.76%) SAN
5 69 (6.67%) VPN
6 63 (6.09%) WAN
7 55 (5.31%) LAN
8 49 (4.73%) TCP/IP
9 45 (4.35%) Network Security
10 37 (3.57%) Internet
11 34 (3.29%) MPLS
11 34 (3.29%) VLAN
12 28 (2.71%) VoIP
13 22 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 22 (2.13%) Wireless
14 20 (1.93%) BGP
14 20 (1.93%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (1.93%) OSPF
15 19 (1.84%) WLAN
16 15 (1.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (12.46%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 31 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (1.74%) Data Mining
5 18 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (1.64%) Big Data
6 17 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (1.35%) DB2
7 14 (1.35%) Electronic Patient Records
8 12 (1.16%) MySQL
9 10 (0.97%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.39%) GIS
13 4 (0.39%) QlikView
14 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (3.38%) JIRA
2 17 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.64%) Subversion
3 14 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (0.58%) Ant
5 5 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (0.48%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.39%) NUnit
6 4 (0.39%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.29%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.097%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 218 (21.06%) Finance
2 95 (9.18%) Banking
3 50 (4.83%) Retail
4 40 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.00%) Law
6 26 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.32%) Legal
8 17 (1.64%) Marketing
9 8 (0.77%) Publishing
10 7 (0.68%) Billing
11 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.29%) Back Office
13 3 (0.29%) Games
13 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 2 (0.19%) French Language
14 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.097%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 214 (20.68%) Analyst
2 107 (10.34%) Applications Support
2 107 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 97 (9.37%) Service Manager
4 72 (6.96%) IT Manager
5 58 (5.60%) Architect
6 55 (5.31%) Applications Support Analyst
7 54 (5.22%) Support Engineer
8 53 (5.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 51 (4.93%) IT Support
10 44 (4.25%) Team Leader
11 43 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 42 (4.06%) Network Engineer
13 41 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
14 39 (3.77%) Service Analyst
15 37 (3.57%) SAP Manager
15 37 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
16 36 (3.48%) Change Manager
16 36 (3.48%) IT Analyst
17 33 (3.19%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (9.57%) .NET
2 42 (4.06%) ASP.NET
3 39 (3.77%) WCF
4 34 (3.29%) HTML
5 33 (3.19%) CSS
6 25 (2.42%) XML
7 24 (2.32%) JSON
8 22 (2.13%) Middleware
9 16 (1.55%) SOAP
9 16 (1.55%) Web Services
10 14 (1.35%) jQuery
11 13 (1.26%) 802.1X
12 11 (1.06%) JSP
13 7 (0.68%) Java EE
14 6 (0.58%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.58%) Ajax
14 6 (0.58%) WebCenter
15 5 (0.48%) AngularJS
15 5 (0.48%) J2EE
15 5 (0.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.21%) Data Centre
2 64 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 45 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 33 (3.19%) Computer Science
5 33 (3.19%) FMCG
6 30 (2.90%) iPad
7 29 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.61%) NHS
9 21 (2.03%) Clustering
9 21 (2.03%) Wiki
10 20 (1.93%) Driving Licence
11 17 (1.64%) iSeries
12 14 (1.35%) BYOD
12 14 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
12 14 (1.35%) Mobile Computing
13 13 (1.26%) CMDB
14 12 (1.16%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.06%) Statistics
16 10 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 358 (34.59%) Windows
2 211 (20.39%) Windows Server
3 121 (11.69%) Linux
4 94 (9.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (9.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (8.12%) Unix
6 59 (5.70%) Windows 7
7 34 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (2.42%) Windows 8
10 23 (2.22%) Windows 10
11 17 (1.64%) AIX
12 16 (1.55%) CentOS
13 11 (1.06%) Debian
13 11 (1.06%) HPUX
13 11 (1.06%) Solaris
14 8 (0.77%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.48%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (22.61%) Service Management
2 198 (19.13%) Service Delivery
3 179 (17.29%) ITIL V3
4 147 (14.20%) Project Management
5 145 (14.01%) Change Management
6 137 (13.24%) PRINCE2
7 131 (12.66%) Agile Software Development
8 118 (11.40%) Incident Management
9 108 (10.43%) ITSM
10 101 (9.76%) Problem Management
11 82 (7.92%) Release Management
12 80 (7.73%) CRM
13 76 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 72 (6.96%) Mentoring
15 67 (6.47%) Configuration Management
15 67 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
16 65 (6.28%) Service Design
17 59 (5.70%) Line Management
18 58 (5.60%) TOGAF
19 56 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 195 (18.84%) SQL
2 77 (7.44%) PowerShell
3 63 (6.09%) T-SQL
4 54 (5.22%) C#
5 39 (3.77%) JavaScript
5 39 (3.77%) Shell Script
6 33 (3.19%) Bash Shell
7 32 (3.09%) Python
8 29 (2.80%) Ruby
9 22 (2.13%) Java
10 17 (1.64%) PHP
10 17 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.45%) Perl
12 14 (1.35%) VB.NET
13 9 (0.87%) C
14 6 (0.58%) Jython
14 6 (0.58%) RPG
15 4 (0.39%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.39%) VB
16 3 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (12.56%) Degree
2 104 (10.05%) ITIL Certification
3 90 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 73 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (6.57%) CCNA
6 57 (5.51%) MCSE
7 35 (3.38%) MCSA
7 35 (3.38%) Security Cleared
8 33 (3.19%) MCP
9 29 (2.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 26 (2.51%) PMI Certification
11 24 (2.32%) SC Cleared
12 22 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
13 21 (2.03%) CCNP
14 18 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 17 (1.64%) ISEB
15 17 (1.64%) PMP
16 14 (1.35%) CISM
17 13 (1.26%) CISSP
18 12 (1.16%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (10.92%) SLA
2 55 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 22 (2.13%) COBIT
5 19 (1.84%) Data Quality
5 19 (1.84%) QA
6 4 (0.39%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.19%) SEPA
8 1 (0.097%) GAMP
8 1 (0.097%) GPG13
8 1 (0.097%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.097%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.097%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.097%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 230 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 82 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (5.99%) Hyper-V
4 58 (5.60%) XenApp
5 44 (4.25%) vSphere
6 26 (2.51%) Xen
6 26 (2.51%) XenServer
7 19 (1.84%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.58%) Docker
10 6 (0.58%) Firmware
10 6 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.48%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.39%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 47 (4.54%) Puppet
1 47 (4.54%) SCCM
2 39 (3.77%) AirWatch
2 39 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (3.19%) Nagios
4 28 (2.71%) Tivoli
5 27 (2.61%) SCOM
6 26 (2.51%) Cobbler
7 20 (1.93%) EdgeSight
8 14 (1.35%) SCOrch
8 14 (1.35%) ServiceCenter
9 12 (1.16%) WMI
10 8 (0.77%) Cacti
10 8 (0.77%) SCVMM
11 7 (0.68%) Backup Exec
11 7 (0.68%) FortiGate
11 7 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 6 (0.58%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
12 6 (0.58%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 296 (28.60%) Microsoft
2 169 (16.33%) VMware
3 162 (15.65%) Cisco
4 153 (14.78%) Citrix
5 111 (10.72%) Oracle
6 69 (6.67%) Juniper
7 65 (6.28%) IBM
8 62 (5.99%) HP
9 51 (4.93%) SAP
10 43 (4.15%) NetApp
11 34 (3.29%) CheckPoint
12 26 (2.51%) EnterpriseDB
13 25 (2.42%) Intel Security
14 22 (2.13%) Google
15 20 (1.93%) Red Hat
16 18 (1.74%) Adobe
16 18 (1.74%) EMC
16 18 (1.74%) F5
17 16 (1.55%) iManage
18 15 (1.45%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 75,000k base + excellent package, bonus and fast-track caree
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-op
Salary: £35000.0 - £40000.0 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Debt Recovery Plus Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + a strong package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus pension, 25 days holiday, life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Networking People
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare & Others
Posted: 5 days ago