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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 497 440 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.10% 7.20% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.59% 8.16% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 399 342 409
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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
4693 5394 5876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.89% 88.32% 85.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3973 4298 4724
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +11 300 £45,000 +12.50% 44
Cheshire +4 103 £30,000 -29.41% 6
Merseyside +6 58 £52,625 +16.94% 8
Lancashire +8 22 £28,000 -25.33% 7
Cumbria 0 9 £50,000 -9.09% 5
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 437 (40.99%) Windows
2 342 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 308 (28.89%) Active Directory
4 267 (25.05%) Finance
5 243 (22.80%) Service Delivery
6 233 (21.86%) Service Management
7 226 (21.20%) Windows Server
8 210 (19.70%) SQL
9 205 (19.23%) Project Management
10 199 (18.67%) Change Management
11 190 (17.82%) Citrix
12 178 (16.70%) ITIL V3
13 158 (14.82%) VMware
14 157 (14.73%) Degree
15 154 (14.45%) SLA
16 151 (14.17%) MS Exchange
17 148 (13.88%) MS Excel
18 140 (13.13%) PRINCE2
18 140 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
19 137 (12.85%) SQL Server
20 133 (12.48%) Cisco
21 126 (11.82%) MS Office
22 124 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
23 122 (11.44%) Banking
24 115 (10.79%) Firewall
25 108 (10.13%) Windows 7
26 106 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
27 105 (9.85%) Incident Management
28 104 (9.76%) ITSM
29 101 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 151 (14.17%) MS Exchange
2 76 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (4.97%) IIS
3 53 (4.97%) SharePoint
4 43 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 23 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 23 (2.16%) CMS
7 22 (2.06%) JBoss
8 21 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (1.88%) Confluence
9 20 (1.88%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.69%) CloudStack
10 18 (1.69%) OpenStack
11 16 (1.50%) Skype for Business
12 14 (1.31%) Apache
12 14 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.75%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 148 (13.88%) MS Excel
2 126 (11.82%) MS Office
3 17 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.66%) SPSS
5 5 (0.47%) MS Project
6 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (3.75%) SAP ERP
2 17 (1.59%) Lorenzo
3 15 (1.41%) Magento
4 13 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.38%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.19%) HFM
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.094%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.094%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.29%) Office 365
2 35 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.72%) IaaS
4 28 (2.63%) PaaS
5 15 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
5 15 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.75%) SaaS
8 7 (0.66%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.19%) GitHub
9 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.094%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.094%) Force.com
10 1 (0.094%) Heroku
10 1 (0.094%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 115 (10.79%) Firewall
2 85 (7.97%) LAN
3 81 (7.60%) VPN
4 73 (6.85%) WAN
5 65 (6.10%) TCP/IP
6 53 (4.97%) DNS
7 51 (4.78%) SAN
8 50 (4.69%) DHCP
9 34 (3.19%) Network Security
9 34 (3.19%) VLAN
10 33 (3.10%) MPLS
11 31 (2.91%) VoIP
12 27 (2.53%) Internet
13 23 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (1.59%) NAS
15 15 (1.41%) BGP
15 15 (1.41%) FTP
15 15 (1.41%) OSPF
15 15 (1.41%) Wireless
16 13 (1.22%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 50 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (2.16%) MySQL
5 21 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (1.69%) Electronic Patient Records
7 12 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.94%) DB2
10 9 (0.84%) GIS
11 8 (0.75%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.66%) IBM BigInsights
12 7 (0.66%) Relational Database
13 6 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
15 3 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (3.38%) JIRA
2 19 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 16 (1.50%) Subversion
5 3 (0.28%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.28%) MSI
6 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.19%) WiX
7 1 (0.094%) Ant
7 1 (0.094%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.094%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.094%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.094%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
General
1 267 (25.05%) Finance
2 122 (11.44%) Banking
3 67 (6.29%) Retail
4 58 (5.44%) Law
5 50 (4.69%) Legal
6 41 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 34 (3.19%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.50%) Marketing
9 13 (1.22%) Publishing
10 11 (1.03%) Back Office
10 11 (1.03%) German Language
11 9 (0.84%) Local Government
12 8 (0.75%) Billing
13 6 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.28%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Games
17 1 (0.094%) French Language
17 1 (0.094%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 295 (27.67%) Analyst
2 153 (14.35%) Support Analyst
3 102 (9.57%) Applications Support
4 98 (9.19%) Service Manager
5 97 (9.10%) IT Manager
6 73 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 67 (6.29%) Service Analyst
8 62 (5.82%) Change Manager
9 61 (5.72%) IT Support
10 60 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 54 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support
12 50 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
13 49 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
14 47 (4.41%) Team Leader
15 45 (4.22%) Release Manager
16 44 (4.13%) SAP Manager
16 44 (4.13%) Support Engineer
17 42 (3.94%) IT Services Manager
18 38 (3.56%) Network Engineer
19 35 (3.28%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (8.63%) .NET
2 48 (4.50%) ASP.NET
3 34 (3.19%) WCF
4 28 (2.63%) CSS
4 28 (2.63%) HTML
4 28 (2.63%) XML
5 19 (1.78%) JSON
6 13 (1.22%) Ajax
6 13 (1.22%) jQuery
7 12 (1.13%) J2EE
8 9 (0.84%) Middleware
9 8 (0.75%) Flash
10 6 (0.56%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (0.38%) Java EE
11 4 (0.38%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.38%) WAP
11 4 (0.38%) Web Services
12 3 (0.28%) 802.1X
12 3 (0.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 106 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (9.19%) Data Centre
3 63 (5.91%) Management Information System
4 47 (4.41%) FMCG
5 40 (3.75%) iPad
6 35 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (2.91%) Blackberry
8 26 (2.44%) Wiki
9 24 (2.25%) Computer Science
10 22 (2.06%) Credit Risk
10 22 (2.06%) Statistics
10 22 (2.06%) SWIFT
11 21 (1.97%) Driving Licence
12 20 (1.88%) CMDB
13 18 (1.69%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.41%) Life Science
15 14 (1.31%) Replication
16 13 (1.22%) Clustering
17 12 (1.13%) iPhone
18 10 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 437 (40.99%) Windows
2 226 (21.20%) Windows Server
3 108 (10.13%) Windows 7
4 101 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (8.82%) Linux
6 90 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (4.78%) Unix
8 39 (3.66%) Windows 8
8 39 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (2.44%) Windows 10
10 21 (1.97%) CentOS
11 19 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (1.50%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.31%) Android
14 13 (1.22%) AIX
15 10 (0.94%) Debian
16 8 (0.75%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.66%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.47%) Solaris
19 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (22.80%) Service Delivery
2 233 (21.86%) Service Management
3 205 (19.23%) Project Management
4 199 (18.67%) Change Management
5 178 (16.70%) ITIL V3
6 140 (13.13%) PRINCE2
7 105 (9.85%) Incident Management
8 104 (9.76%) ITSM
9 98 (9.19%) Release Management
10 95 (8.91%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (8.72%) Problem Management
12 87 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 77 (7.22%) Infrastructure Management
14 64 (6.00%) Configuration Management
15 62 (5.82%) Disaster Recovery
16 58 (5.44%) ERP
17 51 (4.78%) Mentoring
17 51 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
18 49 (4.60%) CRM
19 48 (4.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 210 (19.70%) SQL
2 69 (6.47%) T-SQL
3 61 (5.72%) PowerShell
4 44 (4.13%) C#
5 36 (3.38%) Python
6 33 (3.10%) Bash Shell
7 31 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 26 (2.44%) C
9 23 (2.16%) Perl
9 23 (2.16%) Ruby
10 22 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 20 (1.88%) PHP
12 17 (1.59%) Java
13 16 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.94%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.84%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.28%) C++
17 2 (0.19%) VB
17 2 (0.19%) VBA
17 2 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 157 (14.73%) Degree
2 140 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
3 124 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
5 67 (6.29%) CCNA
6 57 (5.35%) MCSE
7 52 (4.88%) MCP
8 45 (4.22%) CCNP
9 44 (4.13%) MCSA
10 39 (3.66%) Security Cleared
11 36 (3.38%) Citrix Certification
11 36 (3.38%) MCITP
12 35 (3.28%) SC Cleared
13 33 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 29 (2.72%) CISSP
14 29 (2.72%) MCDST
14 29 (2.72%) PMI Certification
15 25 (2.35%) MCTS
15 25 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 24 (2.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (14.45%) SLA
2 49 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.78%) COBIT
5 16 (1.50%) QA
6 8 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.28%) COSO
8 3 (0.28%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.28%) SSAE 16
9 2 (0.19%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.19%) Val IT
10 1 (0.094%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.094%) PMBOK
System Software
1 308 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 90 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 51 (4.78%) XenApp
5 36 (3.38%) vSphere
6 29 (2.72%) XenServer
7 26 (2.44%) XenDesktop
8 21 (1.97%) Xen
9 20 (1.88%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (1.50%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.66%) GPFS
11 7 (0.66%) Terminal Server
12 6 (0.56%) Varnish
13 5 (0.47%) Firmware
13 5 (0.47%) Squid
13 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.28%) Postfix
16 2 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.094%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (6.47%) SCCM
2 39 (3.66%) Nagios
3 36 (3.38%) SCOM
4 30 (2.81%) Puppet
5 26 (2.44%) EdgeSight
5 26 (2.44%) Tivoli
6 22 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (1.88%) SCOrch
8 18 (1.69%) Cobbler
9 15 (1.41%) ServiceCenter
10 13 (1.22%) Backup Exec
10 13 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 12 (1.13%) SCVMM
11 12 (1.13%) WMI
12 8 (0.75%) AirWatch
13 7 (0.66%) HP SIM
13 7 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 7 (0.66%) WSUS
14 6 (0.56%) FortiGate
14 6 (0.56%) Munin
Vendors
1 342 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 190 (17.82%) Citrix
3 158 (14.82%) VMware
4 133 (12.48%) Cisco
5 93 (8.72%) Oracle
6 72 (6.75%) HP
7 68 (6.38%) Juniper
8 57 (5.35%) IBM
9 55 (5.16%) SAP
10 44 (4.13%) AppSense
11 43 (4.03%) NetApp
12 38 (3.56%) CheckPoint
12 38 (3.56%) Intel Security
13 25 (2.35%) Google
14 24 (2.25%) Dell
15 22 (2.06%) Adobe
15 22 (2.06%) Bloomberg
15 22 (2.06%) Reuters
16 21 (1.97%) F5
17 20 (1.88%) SolarWinds
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Membership etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £13000 - £15000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: £40,000 per annum + £4,200 car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £15,000 - £18,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum extensive training, bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: exceptional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Ashdown IT
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + car + fuel card
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40-50k DOE + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Salary: £37000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago