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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / North West
Rank 28 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 458 576 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 7.72% 10.21% 8.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 11.58% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 341 451 493
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%

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
5356 4972 6126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.32% 88.16% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 4152 5094
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -24 234 £35,000 -17.64% 28
Cheshire -1 115 £42,000 +38.96% 15
Merseyside -1 87 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Lancashire -2 24 £40,000 +36.64% 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 380 (35.25%) Windows
2 357 (33.12%) Microsoft
3 266 (24.68%) Service Management
4 251 (23.28%) Active Directory
5 230 (21.34%) Finance
6 186 (17.25%) VMware
7 182 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
7 182 (16.88%) Service Delivery
8 181 (16.79%) SQL
8 181 (16.79%) Windows Server
9 169 (15.68%) MS Excel
10 160 (14.84%) Cisco
11 155 (14.38%) SQL Server
12 154 (14.29%) SLA
13 147 (13.64%) Linux
14 144 (13.36%) ITIL V3
15 130 (12.06%) ITIL Certification
16 129 (11.97%) MS Office
16 129 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 116 (10.76%) Citrix
18 113 (10.48%) PRINCE2
19 109 (10.11%) Security Cleared
20 102 (9.46%) Firewall
21 99 (9.18%) ITSM
21 99 (9.18%) Incident Management
21 99 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
22 98 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
23 96 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
23 96 (8.91%) Banking
24 95 (8.81%) Oracle

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 93 (8.63%) MS Exchange
2 60 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 40 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (3.53%) IIS
5 31 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (2.69%) Apache
7 27 (2.50%) JBoss
7 27 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 26 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 24 (2.23%) WebSphere
10 13 (1.21%) CloudStack
10 13 (1.21%) OpenStack
11 11 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
12 10 (0.93%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.65%) Confluence
15 5 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 169 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 129 (11.97%) MS Office
3 38 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.37%) MS Project
5 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.56%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.37%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.19%) assyst
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.19%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.093%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.093%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.093%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.093%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.093%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.093%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.093%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 69 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (5.38%) SaaS
3 53 (4.92%) PaaS
4 50 (4.64%) IaaS
5 43 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
6 42 (3.90%) Office 365
7 4 (0.37%) G Suite
8 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.28%) GitHub
8 3 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.093%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.093%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 102 (9.46%) Firewall
2 82 (7.61%) DNS
3 69 (6.40%) WAN
4 68 (6.31%) DHCP
5 53 (4.92%) LAN
6 52 (4.82%) SAN
7 50 (4.64%) VPN
8 39 (3.62%) Network Security
9 36 (3.34%) TCP/IP
10 33 (3.06%) Internet
10 33 (3.06%) VLAN
11 30 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 26 (2.41%) WLAN
13 24 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (1.58%) BGP
15 13 (1.21%) OSPF
15 13 (1.21%) Unified Communications
16 11 (1.02%) MPLS
17 9 (0.83%) SNMP
17 9 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (3.25%) DB2
4 31 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.11%) Relational Database
8 12 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (0.83%) Big Data
9 9 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 9 (0.83%) MySQL
10 8 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.65%) QlikView
12 6 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 11 (1.02%) JIRA
4 10 (0.93%) MSI
4 10 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (0.74%) InstallShield
7 7 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.56%) Git (software)
9 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.28%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.28%) NUnit
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.28%) Selenium
10 3 (0.28%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.19%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.19%) JUnit
11 2 (0.19%) Synon
12 1 (0.093%) AdminStudio
General
1 230 (21.34%) Finance
2 96 (8.91%) Banking
3 52 (4.82%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.32%) Retail
5 22 (2.04%) Legal
6 16 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.21%) Back Office
7 13 (1.21%) German Language
7 13 (1.21%) Marketing
8 12 (1.11%) Law
9 11 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
10 10 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.83%) Publishing
12 7 (0.65%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.46%) Billing
13 5 (0.46%) Games
13 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.37%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 229 (21.24%) Analyst
2 104 (9.65%) Support Analyst
3 96 (8.91%) Applications Support
4 91 (8.44%) Service Manager
5 75 (6.96%) Support Engineer
6 72 (6.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 65 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 65 (6.03%) Service Analyst
8 55 (5.10%) IT Support
9 52 (4.82%) IT Manager
10 50 (4.64%) Team Leader
11 49 (4.55%) Architect
11 49 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
12 48 (4.45%) Applications Support Analyst
12 48 (4.45%) Consultant
13 46 (4.27%) Developer
14 41 (3.80%) IT Analyst
15 34 (3.15%) Windows Engineer
16 32 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
17 31 (2.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (6.68%) .NET
2 22 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 19 (1.76%) Web Services
4 18 (1.67%) HTML
5 15 (1.39%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (1.30%) CSS
6 14 (1.30%) JSP
7 11 (1.02%) Middleware
7 11 (1.02%) SOAP
8 9 (0.83%) AngularJS
8 9 (0.83%) jQuery
9 8 (0.74%) WCF
10 7 (0.65%) .NET Framework
10 7 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (0.65%) Flash
10 7 (0.65%) WebCenter
11 6 (0.56%) 802.1X
12 5 (0.46%) Java EE
12 5 (0.46%) RESTful
12 5 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (8.44%) Data Centre
3 76 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 48 (4.45%) Video Conferencing
5 41 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 36 (3.34%) NHS
7 35 (3.25%) iPad
8 32 (2.97%) iSeries
9 25 (2.32%) CMDB
10 24 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 21 (1.95%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.86%) AS400
13 16 (1.48%) Private Cloud
14 15 (1.39%) User Experience
15 14 (1.30%) BYOD
15 14 (1.30%) Public Cloud
16 11 (1.02%) Clustering
16 11 (1.02%) Wiki
17 10 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 380 (35.25%) Windows
2 181 (16.79%) Windows Server
3 147 (13.64%) Linux
4 89 (8.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (7.51%) Windows 7
7 77 (7.14%) Unix
8 32 (2.97%) Windows 8
9 28 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (2.41%) Solaris
11 22 (2.04%) OpenVMS
12 19 (1.76%) Windows 10
13 16 (1.48%) Windows XP
14 15 (1.39%) HPUX
15 10 (0.93%) AIX
16 9 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
17 8 (0.74%) CentOS
18 5 (0.46%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (24.68%) Service Management
2 182 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (16.88%) Service Delivery
3 144 (13.36%) ITIL V3
4 113 (10.48%) PRINCE2
5 99 (9.18%) Incident Management
5 99 (9.18%) ITSM
6 96 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 92 (8.53%) Change Management
8 88 (8.16%) Service Design
9 80 (7.42%) DevOps
10 77 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 65 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 64 (5.94%) Project Management
13 63 (5.84%) Data Protection
14 61 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 60 (5.57%) Process Improvement
16 59 (5.47%) Configuration Management
17 55 (5.10%) SDLC
18 53 (4.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (16.79%) SQL
2 61 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 50 (4.64%) C#
4 29 (2.69%) RPG
5 24 (2.23%) Java
6 21 (1.95%) C
6 21 (1.95%) Python
6 21 (1.95%) Shell Script
7 18 (1.67%) T-SQL
8 16 (1.48%) Ruby
9 15 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.21%) JavaScript
11 12 (1.11%) PHP
12 8 (0.74%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.65%) VB
14 6 (0.56%) VBScript
15 5 (0.46%) Perl
16 3 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.28%) RPG/400
16 3 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 130 (12.06%) ITIL Certification
2 109 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 98 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 91 (8.44%) Degree
5 82 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (6.31%) SC Cleared
7 56 (5.19%) MCSE
8 50 (4.64%) CCNP
9 48 (4.45%) CCNA
10 38 (3.53%) MCP
11 36 (3.34%) MCSA
12 27 (2.50%) MCITP
13 26 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (2.13%) ISEB
15 22 (2.04%) CISSP
16 19 (1.76%) BC Cleared
16 19 (1.76%) CISM
17 15 (1.39%) DV Cleared
17 15 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.93%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (14.29%) SLA
2 55 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (2.97%) QA
4 23 (2.13%) COBIT
5 22 (2.04%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.11%) Data Quality
7 11 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.93%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.65%) PMO
10 5 (0.46%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.093%) BS25999
11 1 (0.093%) COSO
11 1 (0.093%) GPG13
System Software
1 251 (23.28%) Active Directory
2 129 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (5.94%) Hyper-V
4 39 (3.62%) vSphere
5 22 (2.04%) XenApp
6 17 (1.58%) Terminal Services
7 13 (1.21%) Xen
7 13 (1.21%) XenServer
8 10 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.93%) VMware ESX
8 10 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.74%) Docker
10 7 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.19%) Firmware
11 2 (0.19%) KVM
11 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.19%) NDS
11 2 (0.19%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 2 (0.19%) NFS
11 2 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 68 (6.31%) SCCM
2 32 (2.97%) AirWatch
3 28 (2.60%) SCOrch
4 26 (2.41%) Puppet
5 25 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (2.32%) SCOM
6 15 (1.39%) Nagios
7 13 (1.21%) SCVMM
8 12 (1.11%) Tivoli
9 11 (1.02%) Ansible
10 10 (0.93%) vRealize
11 9 (0.83%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.83%) Cobbler
11 9 (0.83%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.65%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
12 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 7 (0.65%) WSUS
13 6 (0.56%) Packer
14 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 357 (33.12%) Microsoft
2 186 (17.25%) VMware
3 160 (14.84%) Cisco
4 116 (10.76%) Citrix
5 95 (8.81%) Oracle
6 56 (5.19%) IBM
7 44 (4.08%) NetApp
8 42 (3.90%) HP
9 36 (3.34%) SAP
10 31 (2.88%) Juniper
11 29 (2.69%) Remedy
12 28 (2.60%) Red Hat
13 23 (2.13%) ServiceNow
14 20 (1.86%) Intel Security
15 19 (1.76%) Dell
16 15 (1.39%) SolarWinds
17 14 (1.30%) EMC
17 14 (1.30%) Veeam
18 13 (1.21%) Cadence
18 13 (1.21%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum + pension, bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42k
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Depending on Exp. bens, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
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Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago