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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 499 534 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.55% 8.11% 7.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 9.13% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 391 416 434
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,080 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
5077 5848 6023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.99% 88.79% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4732 4748
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -3 262 £42,500 +2.40% 40
Merseyside +5 96 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Cheshire +4 89 £35,000 -3.44% 15
Lancashire +28 36 £33,000 -2.22%
Cumbria +1 13 £27,500 -42.10%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 373 (35.09%) Windows
2 313 (29.44%) Microsoft
3 262 (24.65%) Finance
4 253 (23.80%) Service Delivery
5 251 (23.61%) Active Directory
6 233 (21.92%) Service Management
7 204 (19.19%) Windows Server
8 195 (18.34%) SQL
9 193 (18.16%) Change Management
10 180 (16.93%) Project Management
11 178 (16.75%) ITIL V3
12 175 (16.46%) Citrix
13 152 (14.30%) VMware
14 140 (13.17%) Cisco
15 135 (12.70%) Degree
16 134 (12.61%) SQL Server
17 129 (12.14%) SLA
18 122 (11.48%) Firewall
19 119 (11.19%) PRINCE2
20 118 (11.10%) ITSM
20 118 (11.10%) Banking
21 117 (11.01%) ITIL Certification
22 114 (10.72%) Incident Management
23 112 (10.54%) MS Exchange
24 110 (10.35%) MS Excel
25 105 (9.88%) Oracle
26 104 (9.78%) Problem Management
27 102 (9.60%) .NET
27 102 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
28 101 (9.50%) Release Management

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
1 112 (10.54%) MS Exchange
2 66 (6.21%) WebSphere
3 65 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 62 (5.83%) IIS
5 45 (4.23%) SharePoint
6 34 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 34 (3.20%) JBoss
7 29 (2.73%) CMS
8 28 (2.63%) Apache
9 27 (2.54%) WebLogic
10 26 (2.45%) CloudStack
10 26 (2.45%) OpenStack
11 21 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (1.32%) Confluence
14 13 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (1.13%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.94%) Skype for Business
17 8 (0.75%) nginx
17 8 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 110 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 88 (8.28%) MS Office
3 14 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.56%) SPSS
5 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (3.76%) SAP ERP
2 27 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (1.88%) Magento
4 11 (1.03%) Lorenzo
5 6 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.38%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.19%) Aareon QL
9 2 (0.19%) Academy Housing
9 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.19%) MIS ActiveH
9 2 (0.19%) Northgate Housing
9 2 (0.19%) OPENHousing
9 2 (0.19%) Orchard Housing
9 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.094%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.86%) Office 365
2 40 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.63%) PaaS
5 27 (2.54%) IaaS
6 20 (1.88%) Adobe Analytics
7 14 (1.32%) SaaS
8 10 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.38%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.19%) GitHub
11 1 (0.094%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.094%) Force.com
11 1 (0.094%) Heroku
11 1 (0.094%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 122 (11.48%) Firewall
2 67 (6.30%) VPN
3 66 (6.21%) DHCP
4 65 (6.11%) DNS
5 54 (5.08%) SAN
6 53 (4.99%) TCP/IP
7 51 (4.80%) LAN
7 51 (4.80%) WAN
8 40 (3.76%) Network Security
9 37 (3.48%) VoIP
10 34 (3.20%) MPLS
11 21 (1.98%) VLAN
12 20 (1.88%) FTP
13 17 (1.60%) Internet
14 16 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (1.51%) Wireless
15 14 (1.32%) BGP
15 14 (1.32%) Junos
15 14 (1.32%) OSPF
16 12 (1.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (1.88%) MySQL
7 16 (1.51%) Big Data
7 16 (1.51%) Data Mining
7 16 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (1.51%) Electronic Patient Records
8 10 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (0.94%) DB2
9 8 (0.75%) GIS
10 7 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.56%) IBM BigInsights
11 6 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.56%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (3.57%) JIRA
2 23 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 22 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (1.98%) Subversion
5 11 (1.03%) 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%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.094%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.094%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.094%) TeamCity
General
1 262 (24.65%) Finance
2 118 (11.10%) Banking
3 55 (5.17%) Retail
4 53 (4.99%) Law
5 45 (4.23%) Legal
6 41 (3.86%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.60%) Marketing
9 15 (1.41%) Publishing
10 9 (0.85%) German Language
11 7 (0.66%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.56%) Billing
12 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.28%) Games
15 2 (0.19%) French Language
16 1 (0.094%) Advertising
16 1 (0.094%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.094%) Local Government
16 1 (0.094%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 265 (24.93%) Analyst
2 135 (12.70%) Support Analyst
3 118 (11.10%) Service Manager
4 99 (9.31%) Applications Support
4 99 (9.31%) IT Manager
5 66 (6.21%) Applications Support Analyst
6 65 (6.11%) IT Support
7 58 (5.46%) Change Manager
8 56 (5.27%) Architect
9 48 (4.52%) Service Analyst
10 47 (4.42%) SAP Manager
11 46 (4.33%) Services Delivery Manager
11 46 (4.33%) Support Engineer
12 45 (4.23%) Delivery Manager
12 45 (4.23%) IT Services Manager
13 44 (4.14%) IT Analyst
14 43 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 41 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support
16 39 (3.67%) ITIL Manager
16 39 (3.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (9.60%) .NET
2 43 (4.05%) HTML
3 42 (3.95%) CSS
4 41 (3.86%) ASP.NET
5 39 (3.67%) WCF
6 36 (3.39%) XML
7 28 (2.63%) JSON
8 17 (1.60%) Middleware
9 15 (1.41%) jQuery
10 14 (1.32%) Web Services
11 13 (1.22%) J2EE
12 12 (1.13%) Ajax
13 10 (0.94%) Java EE
14 9 (0.85%) Flash
15 8 (0.75%) .NET Framework
16 6 (0.56%) 802.1X
17 5 (0.47%) LAPP Stack
17 5 (0.47%) SOAP
18 4 (0.38%) REST
18 4 (0.38%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.37%) Data Centre
2 76 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 48 (4.52%) FMCG
5 37 (3.48%) iPad
6 36 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (2.73%) Computer Science
8 26 (2.45%) Driving Licence
9 22 (2.07%) Statistics
10 21 (1.98%) Wiki
11 19 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 19 (1.79%) Clustering
11 19 (1.79%) CMDB
12 18 (1.69%) Credit Risk
12 18 (1.69%) SWIFT
13 15 (1.41%) Replication
14 14 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (1.03%) Life Science
15 11 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
15 11 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 373 (35.09%) Windows
2 204 (19.19%) Windows Server
3 98 (9.22%) Linux
4 82 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (6.77%) Windows 7
7 62 (5.83%) Unix
8 29 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (1.60%) CentOS
10 16 (1.51%) Windows 10
11 15 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (1.22%) Debian
12 13 (1.22%) Windows 8
13 11 (1.03%) AIX
14 10 (0.94%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.47%) Android
15 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.38%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (23.80%) Service Delivery
2 233 (21.92%) Service Management
3 193 (18.16%) Change Management
4 180 (16.93%) Project Management
5 178 (16.75%) ITIL V3
6 119 (11.19%) PRINCE2
7 118 (11.10%) ITSM
8 114 (10.72%) Incident Management
9 104 (9.78%) Problem Management
10 102 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
11 101 (9.50%) Release Management
12 80 (7.53%) CRM
13 77 (7.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 70 (6.59%) Configuration Management
14 70 (6.59%) Infrastructure Management
15 69 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
16 66 (6.21%) Mentoring
17 58 (5.46%) Line Management
18 56 (5.27%) Matrix Organization
18 56 (5.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 195 (18.34%) SQL
2 74 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 72 (6.77%) T-SQL
4 50 (4.70%) C#
5 46 (4.33%) JavaScript
6 42 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 40 (3.76%) Python
8 30 (2.82%) Ruby
8 30 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 25 (2.35%) Java
10 22 (2.07%) Perl
11 20 (1.88%) PHP
11 20 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.51%) C
13 9 (0.85%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.66%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.56%) Jython
16 5 (0.47%) VBScript
17 2 (0.19%) VB
17 2 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (12.70%) Degree
2 117 (11.01%) ITIL Certification
3 91 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (4.89%) MCSE
6 48 (4.52%) CCNA
7 41 (3.86%) MCSA
8 38 (3.57%) MCP
9 33 (3.10%) Security Cleared
10 25 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
11 24 (2.26%) SC Cleared
12 23 (2.16%) PMI Certification
13 22 (2.07%) MCITP
14 21 (1.98%) CCNP
14 21 (1.98%) CISM
15 18 (1.69%) CISSP
15 18 (1.69%) ISEB
16 17 (1.60%) PMP
17 16 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 15 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (12.14%) SLA
2 54 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.35%) QA
4 24 (2.26%) PCI DSS
5 21 (1.98%) COBIT
6 18 (1.69%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.19%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.19%) SEPA
9 2 (0.19%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.094%) COSO
10 1 (0.094%) GAMP
10 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.094%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.094%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.094%) Val IT
System Software
1 251 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 72 (6.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 55 (5.17%) XenApp
5 37 (3.48%) vSphere
6 30 (2.82%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.73%) XenServer
8 26 (2.45%) Xen
9 17 (1.60%) Terminal Services
10 15 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.56%) Docker
13 6 (0.56%) Firmware
13 6 (0.56%) GPFS
13 6 (0.56%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.56%) Varnish
14 5 (0.47%) ISA Server
14 5 (0.47%) Squid
15 3 (0.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 45 (4.23%) Puppet
2 42 (3.95%) SCCM
3 38 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (3.20%) Nagios
5 33 (3.10%) Tivoli
6 26 (2.45%) Cobbler
7 24 (2.26%) SCOM
8 21 (1.98%) EdgeSight
9 20 (1.88%) ServiceCenter
10 17 (1.60%) WMI
11 16 (1.51%) AirWatch
12 14 (1.32%) SCOrch
13 12 (1.13%) SCVMM
14 7 (0.66%) FortiGate
15 6 (0.56%) Backup Exec
15 6 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (0.47%) Cacti
16 5 (0.47%) Munin
17 4 (0.38%) WSUS
17 4 (0.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 313 (29.44%) Microsoft
2 175 (16.46%) Citrix
3 152 (14.30%) VMware
4 140 (13.17%) Cisco
5 105 (9.88%) Oracle
6 69 (6.49%) IBM
7 67 (6.30%) Juniper
8 65 (6.11%) HP
9 62 (5.83%) SAP
10 40 (3.76%) CheckPoint
11 36 (3.39%) NetApp
12 32 (3.01%) Intel Security
13 27 (2.54%) Adobe
14 26 (2.45%) EnterpriseDB
15 24 (2.26%) Google
16 21 (1.98%) ATG
16 21 (1.98%) iManage
17 20 (1.88%) hybris
18 18 (1.69%) AppSense
18 18 (1.69%) Reuters
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum + pension, bonus, 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Attractive salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £14000 - £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£55,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£70,000 (Plus Competitive Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago