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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / North West
Rank 21 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 528 576 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.01% 10.31% 8.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.13% 11.80% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 387 430 494
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
5211 4880 5917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.91% 87.33% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 4056 5066
Median salary £42,500 £42,469 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.07% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -19 256 £38,000 -1.29% 36
Merseyside -3 117 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Cheshire +1 115 £38,500 +22.22% 13
Lancashire +4 41 £30,000 +2.48% 5
Cumbria +4 1 £26,000 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 379 (34.68%) Windows
2 366 (33.49%) Microsoft
3 275 (25.16%) Service Management
4 247 (22.60%) Active Directory
5 244 (22.32%) Finance
6 196 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
7 194 (17.75%) Windows Server
8 189 (17.29%) SQL
9 187 (17.11%) VMware
10 182 (16.65%) Service Delivery
11 171 (15.65%) Cisco
11 171 (15.65%) MS Excel
12 166 (15.19%) ITIL V3
13 161 (14.73%) SQL Server
14 152 (13.91%) SLA
15 151 (13.82%) Linux
16 145 (13.27%) PRINCE2
17 127 (11.62%) MS Office
18 126 (11.53%) ITIL Certification
19 122 (11.16%) ITSM
20 120 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
21 113 (10.34%) Firewall
21 113 (10.34%) Citrix
22 105 (9.61%) Banking
23 104 (9.52%) DNS
24 102 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
25 101 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
26 100 (9.15%) Data Centre
26 100 (9.15%) Change Management
27 99 (9.06%) MS Exchange

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 99 (9.06%) MS Exchange
2 55 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 45 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (4.03%) IIS
5 37 (3.39%) Apache
6 36 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (3.11%) Tomcat
8 32 (2.93%) JBoss
9 30 (2.74%) WebSphere
10 27 (2.47%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.56%) CloudStack
11 17 (1.56%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
12 11 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
14 9 (0.82%) Confluence
14 9 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.82%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.46%) CMS
Applications
1 171 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 127 (11.62%) MS Office
3 37 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.82%) MS Project
5 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.73%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.27%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.27%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.18%) assyst
8 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.091%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.091%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.091%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.091%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.091%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.091%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 64 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (5.03%) PaaS
3 54 (4.94%) IaaS
4 50 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (4.57%) SaaS
5 38 (3.48%) Office 365
6 4 (0.37%) G Suite
7 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.18%) GitHub
9 1 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 113 (10.34%) Firewall
2 104 (9.52%) DNS
3 80 (7.32%) DHCP
4 75 (6.86%) WAN
5 71 (6.50%) SAN
6 59 (5.40%) LAN
7 50 (4.57%) VPN
8 43 (3.93%) Network Security
9 42 (3.84%) TCP/IP
10 41 (3.75%) VLAN
11 39 (3.57%) Internet
12 37 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
13 36 (3.29%) WLAN
14 25 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (1.83%) BGP
16 18 (1.65%) OSPF
17 13 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (1.19%) Unified Communications
18 12 (1.10%) MPLS
18 12 (1.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (2.84%) DB2
5 29 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.01%) Relational Database
10 9 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (0.73%) QlikView
12 7 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.55%) Big Data
13 6 (0.55%) MySQL
13 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
14 5 (0.46%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (1.19%) JIRA
3 12 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.01%) TeamCity
5 10 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (0.82%) MSI
7 8 (0.73%) InstallShield
8 6 (0.55%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.55%) NUnit
8 6 (0.55%) SpecFlow
9 5 (0.46%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.27%) Selenium
11 3 (0.27%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.18%) Subversion
13 1 (0.091%) AdminStudio
13 1 (0.091%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.091%) EasyMock
13 1 (0.091%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 244 (22.32%) Finance
2 105 (9.61%) Banking
3 53 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.74%) Retail
5 24 (2.20%) Legal
6 20 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 17 (1.56%) Law
8 11 (1.01%) Back Office
8 11 (1.01%) Financial Institution
9 10 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (0.91%) German Language
9 10 (0.91%) Marketing
10 9 (0.82%) Billing
10 9 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.64%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.64%) Publishing
12 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) French Language
14 3 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 221 (20.22%) Analyst
2 106 (9.70%) Applications Support
2 106 (9.70%) Support Analyst
3 91 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 73 (6.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 72 (6.59%) Support Engineer
6 68 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 57 (5.22%) IT Manager
8 53 (4.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 52 (4.76%) Developer
10 51 (4.67%) IT Support
11 50 (4.57%) Consultant
11 50 (4.57%) Service Analyst
12 48 (4.39%) Architect
13 43 (3.93%) Team Leader
14 42 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
15 40 (3.66%) IT Analyst
16 38 (3.48%) Services Delivery Manager
17 37 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
18 34 (3.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (7.32%) .NET
2 26 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 21 (1.92%) Web Services
4 17 (1.56%) HTML
4 17 (1.56%) JSP
5 16 (1.46%) SOAP
6 14 (1.28%) CSS
6 14 (1.28%) Middleware
6 14 (1.28%) WCF
7 11 (1.01%) jQuery
7 11 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (0.91%) Flash
9 9 (0.82%) 802.1X
9 9 (0.82%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.64%) WebCenter
10 7 (0.64%) XML
11 5 (0.46%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.46%) ELK Stack
11 5 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 100 (9.15%) Data Centre
2 96 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (6.22%) Management Information System
4 65 (5.95%) Video Conferencing
5 47 (4.30%) NHS
6 46 (4.21%) Computer Science
7 33 (3.02%) iPad
8 31 (2.84%) iSeries
9 30 (2.74%) Statistics
10 26 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 25 (2.29%) CMDB
12 23 (2.10%) Private Cloud
13 20 (1.83%) BYOD
14 16 (1.46%) Public Cloud
15 15 (1.37%) AS400
16 14 (1.28%) Clustering
16 14 (1.28%) Wiki
17 13 (1.19%) Virtual Team
18 12 (1.10%) FMCG
18 12 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 379 (34.68%) Windows
2 194 (17.75%) Windows Server
3 151 (13.82%) Linux
4 101 (9.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 82 (7.50%) Unix
7 76 (6.95%) Windows 7
8 35 (3.20%) Windows 8
9 33 (3.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (2.56%) Solaris
12 24 (2.20%) OpenVMS
12 24 (2.20%) Windows 10
13 17 (1.56%) HPUX
14 15 (1.37%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.91%) AIX
16 9 (0.82%) CentOS
16 9 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
17 5 (0.46%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (25.16%) Service Management
2 196 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (16.65%) Service Delivery
4 166 (15.19%) ITIL V3
5 145 (13.27%) PRINCE2
6 122 (11.16%) ITSM
7 100 (9.15%) Change Management
8 97 (8.87%) Incident Management
9 94 (8.60%) Service Design
10 89 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 82 (7.50%) Project Management
12 81 (7.41%) Problem Management
13 77 (7.04%) Programme Management
14 76 (6.95%) DevOps
15 71 (6.50%) Data Protection
16 67 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
17 61 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
18 57 (5.22%) Process Improvement
19 55 (5.03%) Mentoring
19 55 (5.03%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (17.29%) SQL
2 64 (5.86%) PowerShell
3 54 (4.94%) C#
4 29 (2.65%) Shell Script
5 26 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 22 (2.01%) Java
7 21 (1.92%) C
7 21 (1.92%) Python
7 21 (1.92%) RPG
8 19 (1.74%) Ruby
9 15 (1.37%) Bash Shell
9 15 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 15 (1.37%) PHP
10 12 (1.10%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.73%) Perl
12 4 (0.37%) VB
12 4 (0.37%) VBA
13 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.18%) COBOL
15 1 (0.091%) C++
Qualifications
1 126 (11.53%) ITIL Certification
2 102 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (8.87%) Security Cleared
4 93 (8.51%) Degree
5 87 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (5.67%) SC Cleared
7 61 (5.58%) MCSE
8 59 (5.40%) CCNA
9 43 (3.93%) CCNP
10 39 (3.57%) MCP
11 35 (3.20%) MCSA
12 27 (2.47%) ISEB
13 25 (2.29%) MCITP
14 23 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 21 (1.92%) CISSP
15 21 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 17 (1.56%) CISM
17 16 (1.46%) PMI Certification
18 15 (1.37%) BC Cleared
18 15 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (13.91%) SLA
2 62 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (2.56%) QA
4 22 (2.01%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.83%) COBIT
6 9 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.64%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.091%) GPG13
System Software
1 247 (22.60%) Active Directory
2 120 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.13%) Hyper-V
4 44 (4.03%) vSphere
5 27 (2.47%) XenApp
6 17 (1.56%) Terminal Services
6 17 (1.56%) Xen
6 17 (1.56%) XenServer
7 11 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.73%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.37%) Docker
11 4 (0.37%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.18%) NDS
12 2 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 2 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 70 (6.40%) SCCM
2 41 (3.75%) AirWatch
3 31 (2.84%) Puppet
4 27 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (2.47%) SCOrch
5 26 (2.38%) SCOM
6 14 (1.28%) Tivoli
7 13 (1.19%) Cobbler
7 13 (1.19%) Nagios
7 13 (1.19%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.19%) SCVMM
8 10 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.91%) vRealize
9 7 (0.64%) Data Guard
9 7 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
9 7 (0.64%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (0.46%) Ansible
10 5 (0.46%) Cacti
10 5 (0.46%) Packer
10 5 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 366 (33.49%) Microsoft
2 187 (17.11%) VMware
3 171 (15.65%) Cisco
4 113 (10.34%) Citrix
5 99 (9.06%) Oracle
6 51 (4.67%) NetApp
7 50 (4.57%) IBM
8 44 (4.03%) SAP
9 42 (3.84%) HP
10 37 (3.39%) Juniper
11 28 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 28 (2.56%) Remedy
12 22 (2.01%) ServiceNow
13 20 (1.83%) Intel Security
14 17 (1.56%) Dell
14 17 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
15 16 (1.46%) EMC
16 15 (1.37%) CheckPoint
17 12 (1.10%) SolarWinds
18 11 (1.01%) Software AG
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GCI Com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Police
Salary: salary c £39k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + 5600 car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: c.£45,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & Pension
Posted: 6 days ago