The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Foundation Certificate over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 227 193 185
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 13 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.61% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 2.12% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 31
Average salary £31,750 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.29% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -5.71%
ITIL Foundation Certificate
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1975 1509 1986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 28.66% 36.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1236 1655
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Foundation Certificate Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate across the South West region.

ITIL Foundation Certificate Salary Trend in the South West

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -5 8 £29,250 -37.09%
Devon -2 2 £34,000 +41.66%
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset +6 1 - -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (41.67%) SCOM
4 14 (38.89%) HP
4 14 (38.89%) Service Management
5 13 (36.11%) Citrix
5 13 (36.11%) Internet
5 13 (36.11%) MS Office
5 13 (36.11%) HP SIM
6 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 12 (33.33%) Blackberry
7 11 (30.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 11 (30.56%) ISA Server
7 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
7 11 (30.56%) Back Office
7 11 (30.56%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
8 10 (27.78%) Dell
8 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
8 10 (27.78%) DHCP
8 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 9 (25.00%) LAN
9 9 (25.00%) MS Visio
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco
9 9 (25.00%) Clustering
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Foundation Certificate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Office
2 9 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Internet
2 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
2 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) OLTP
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (30.56%) Back Office
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 6 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Packager
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) XSL
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 9 (25.00%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Service Management
3 10 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 9 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Asset Management
6 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
7 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) Migration
9 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.56%) ITSM
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) VB6
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.78%) MCSD
6 1 (2.78%) HND
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) ISA Server
2 11 (30.56%) VMware ESX
2 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (22.22%) XenServer
4 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) UAG
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.78%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) SCOM
2 13 (36.11%) HP SIM
3 8 (22.22%) OpenView
3 8 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) HP
3 13 (36.11%) Citrix
4 11 (30.56%) VMware
5 10 (27.78%) Dell
6 9 (25.00%) Cisco
7 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle
9 1 (2.78%) Avaya
9 1 (2.78%) Apple
9 1 (2.78%) Symantec
9 1 (2.78%) Twitter
9 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL