The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 288 279 312
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 1085 1257 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.13% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.16% 4.14% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 879 997 894
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26060 30356 33112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.62% 27.37% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 21080 24061 26252
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the UK.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
England +14 1000 £45,000 - 64
London +21 373 £50,000 -4.76% 22
South East -15 166 £48,500 +7.77% 13
West Midlands +23 160 £45,000 - 14
Birmingham +40 113 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Yorkshire +4 89 £35,500 -12.34% 5
West Yorkshire +4 70 £36,500 -8.75% 2
South West +24 65 £36,250 - 2
Berkshire -8 60 £56,600 +25.77% 1
North West +30 51 £45,000 -7.69% 2
East of England -41 49 £50,000 +42.85% 3
City of London -9 44 £55,000 - 7
East Midlands -3 43 £35,000 -16.01% 1
Leeds -5 36 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire +8 32 £40,000 +35.59% 4
Manchester +10 28 £45,000 -4.25% 2
Bracknell +12 25 £56,600 -9.44%
Surrey -6 23 £65,000 +55.68% 2
Wiltshire +23 21 £30,000 -42.85%
Reading +8 21 £62,500 +48.80%
Scotland +16 20 £35,250 -29.50% 4
Cheshire +53 19 £30,000 -44.18%
Hertfordshire -7 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Wales +4 18 £28,375 -39.62% 1
Derbyshire 0 18 £35,000 -41.66%
South Wales +21 17 £28,375 -33.23% 1
North East +16 17 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Halifax +3 17 £40,000 +42.85% 1
West Sussex +3 15 £50,000 +25.00%
Bristol +27 14 £35,500 -13.41% 2

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 2141 (100.00%) ITIL
2 658 (30.73%) Windows
3 615 (28.72%) Microsoft
4 533 (24.89%) Finance
5 421 (19.66%) Service Delivery
6 415 (19.38%) Active Directory
7 403 (18.82%) Service Management
8 363 (16.95%) SLA
9 355 (16.58%) VMware
10 318 (14.85%) MS Excel
11 307 (14.34%) Windows Server
12 298 (13.92%) Degree
13 283 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 278 (12.98%) SQL
15 251 (11.72%) Cisco
16 249 (11.63%) Project Management
17 237 (11.07%) MS Exchange
18 234 (10.93%) Linux
19 223 (10.42%) Incident Management
20 220 (10.28%) Citrix
21 218 (10.18%) Change Management
22 217 (10.14%) MS Office
23 214 (10.00%) PRINCE2
24 202 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
25 196 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
26 195 (9.11%) Problem Management
27 193 (9.01%) SCCM
28 191 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
29 189 (8.83%) SQL Server
30 186 (8.69%) MCSE

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 237 (11.07%) MS Exchange
2 152 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 106 (4.95%) SharePoint
4 71 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (2.57%) Confluence
6 53 (2.48%) IIS
7 47 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (1.63%) Skype for Business
9 21 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (0.84%) Apache
10 18 (0.84%) CMS
11 13 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 13 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.37%) Captiva
12 8 (0.37%) Documentum
13 7 (0.33%) iPlanet
14 6 (0.28%) Commerce Server
14 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 318 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 217 (10.14%) MS Office
3 25 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (1.17%) MS Project
4 15 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.093%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.093%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 28 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.33%) assyst
5 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.23%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.19%) Maximo
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.19%) SAP SM
8 2 (0.093%) AWD
8 2 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.093%) Infor SunSystems
8 2 (0.093%) SAP EHS
8 2 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 166 (7.75%) Office 365
2 62 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
3 41 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (1.91%) Amazon S3
3 41 (1.91%) SaaS
4 39 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (0.93%) OpenShift
6 14 (0.65%) IaaS
7 13 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (0.56%) PaaS
9 8 (0.37%) Force.com
10 6 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.093%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.047%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.047%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 180 (8.41%) Firewall
2 141 (6.59%) WAN
3 126 (5.89%) LAN
4 96 (4.48%) DNS
5 95 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 87 (4.06%) SAN
7 82 (3.83%) VoIP
8 73 (3.41%) DHCP
9 66 (3.08%) VPN
10 64 (2.99%) LDAP
11 60 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (2.34%) Unified Communications
13 38 (1.77%) MPLS
13 38 (1.77%) Wireless
14 37 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
15 32 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (1.45%) Internet
17 26 (1.21%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (1.21%) iSCSI
17 26 (1.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 17 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 16 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.42%) MongoDB
11 9 (0.42%) MySQL
12 8 (0.37%) GIS
12 8 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.28%) NoSQL
13 6 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 61 (2.85%) JIRA
2 54 (2.52%) Subversion
3 18 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.37%) Serena SBM
4 8 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (0.14%) PeopleTools
7 3 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.093%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.047%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.047%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.047%) Hudson
9 1 (0.047%) MSI
9 1 (0.047%) Selenium
General
1 533 (24.89%) Finance
2 91 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 81 (3.78%) Banking
4 74 (3.46%) Advertising
5 68 (3.18%) Legal
6 61 (2.85%) Marketing
7 59 (2.76%) Retail
8 43 (2.01%) Law
8 43 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 32 (1.49%) Billing
10 26 (1.21%) Publishing
11 24 (1.12%) Japanese Language
12 15 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.70%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.65%) German Language
14 11 (0.51%) Games
15 10 (0.47%) French Language
15 10 (0.47%) Multimedia
15 10 (0.47%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 453 (21.16%) Analyst
2 321 (14.99%) Service Manager
3 190 (8.87%) Support Analyst
4 162 (7.57%) Service Analyst
5 160 (7.47%) IT Manager
6 152 (7.10%) Applications Support
7 144 (6.73%) Delivery Manager
8 138 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 133 (6.21%) ITIL Manager
9 133 (6.21%) Services Delivery Manager
10 93 (4.34%) ITIL Service Manager
11 92 (4.30%) IT Services Manager
12 91 (4.25%) Service Desk Analyst
13 81 (3.78%) Applications Support Analyst
14 79 (3.69%) IT Analyst
15 78 (3.64%) IT Support
15 78 (3.64%) Project Manager
15 78 (3.64%) Service Desk Manager
16 76 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support
17 73 (3.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (5.23%) Web Services
2 48 (2.24%) .NET
3 46 (2.15%) HTML
4 21 (0.98%) CSS
5 20 (0.93%) XML
6 17 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 16 (0.75%) JSON
8 14 (0.65%) Middleware
9 9 (0.42%) SOAP
10 8 (0.37%) JPA
11 7 (0.33%) HTML5
11 7 (0.33%) SAML
12 5 (0.23%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.23%) Ultra Messaging
13 4 (0.19%) WebCenter
13 4 (0.19%) XMPP
14 3 (0.14%) 802.1X
14 3 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (0.14%) Google Maps API
14 3 (0.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 202 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (8.45%) Data Centre
3 92 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 60 (2.80%) Blackberry
5 52 (2.43%) Derivative
5 52 (2.43%) Equities
6 47 (2.20%) CMDB
6 47 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
7 39 (1.82%) Statistics
8 35 (1.63%) Clustering
8 35 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 34 (1.59%) Computer Science
10 28 (1.31%) Driving Licence
11 20 (0.93%) Life Science
12 18 (0.84%) PMI
13 17 (0.79%) EMC VNX
14 16 (0.75%) Cryptography
14 16 (0.75%) Fintech
14 16 (0.75%) Mainframe
15 14 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 658 (30.73%) Windows
2 307 (14.34%) Windows Server
3 234 (10.93%) Linux
4 196 (9.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 115 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 109 (5.09%) Windows 7
7 95 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 76 (3.55%) Unix
9 75 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (1.68%) Windows 8
11 21 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 20 (0.93%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.61%) Android
13 13 (0.61%) HPUX
13 13 (0.61%) Solaris
14 12 (0.56%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.42%) AIX
16 6 (0.28%) OS/400
17 5 (0.23%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2141 (100.00%) ITIL
2 421 (19.66%) Service Delivery
3 403 (18.82%) Service Management
4 249 (11.63%) Project Management
5 223 (10.42%) Incident Management
6 218 (10.18%) Change Management
7 214 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 195 (9.11%) Problem Management
9 159 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 147 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 135 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (5.89%) ITSM
13 105 (4.90%) Release Management
14 99 (4.62%) Configuration Management
15 96 (4.48%) Mentoring
16 81 (3.78%) People Management
17 79 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
18 78 (3.64%) Line Management
19 71 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
20 68 (3.18%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 278 (12.98%) SQL
2 104 (4.86%) PowerShell
3 95 (4.44%) Perl
4 75 (3.50%) Bash Shell
5 59 (2.76%) Java
6 37 (1.73%) JavaScript
7 35 (1.63%) C
8 24 (1.12%) C#
8 24 (1.12%) Python
9 19 (0.89%) VBA
10 18 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 16 (0.75%) VB
12 13 (0.61%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.51%) Ruby
13 11 (0.51%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.37%) VB6
15 6 (0.28%) VBScript
16 5 (0.23%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.14%) C++
17 3 (0.14%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 298 (13.92%) Degree
2 283 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 186 (8.69%) MCSE
4 163 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
5 103 (4.81%) Security Cleared
6 96 (4.48%) CCNA
7 94 (4.39%) CCNP
8 92 (4.30%) MCP
9 79 (3.69%) SC Cleared
10 70 (3.27%) CISSP
10 70 (3.27%) MCSA
11 52 (2.43%) CISM
12 49 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 47 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 42 (1.96%) CISA
15 40 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 28 (1.31%) PMI Certification
17 25 (1.17%) ISEB
18 24 (1.12%) MCITP
19 19 (0.89%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 363 (16.95%) SLA
2 87 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (2.38%) QA
4 47 (2.20%) PCI DSS
5 28 (1.31%) COBIT
6 25 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.42%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.23%) GAAP
10 3 (0.14%) GxP
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.093%) BS7799
11 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.093%) ISO19770
11 2 (0.093%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.047%) HL7
12 1 (0.047%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.047%) PMBOK
System Software
1 415 (19.38%) Active Directory
2 191 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 98 (4.58%) XenApp
5 69 (3.22%) vSphere
6 67 (3.13%) XenDesktop
7 31 (1.45%) VMware ESX
8 25 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
9 24 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.03%) NFS
11 18 (0.84%) XenServer
12 11 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 11 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (0.42%) Terminal Server
14 7 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
16 5 (0.23%) Xen
17 4 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 193 (9.01%) SCCM
2 128 (5.98%) SCOM
3 62 (2.90%) Puppet
4 60 (2.80%) Control-M
5 54 (2.52%) OpenView
6 30 (1.40%) WSUS
7 23 (1.07%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 18 (0.84%) Failover Clustering
8 18 (0.84%) SCVMM
9 14 (0.65%) Backup Exec
9 14 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
10 13 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
11 11 (0.51%) EMC VPLEX
11 11 (0.51%) Nagios
11 11 (0.51%) vRealize
12 10 (0.47%) NetBackup
13 9 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
13 9 (0.42%) Kibana
13 9 (0.42%) WMI
14 7 (0.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 615 (28.72%) Microsoft
2 355 (16.58%) VMware
3 251 (11.72%) Cisco
4 220 (10.28%) Citrix
5 155 (7.24%) HP
6 147 (6.87%) Oracle
7 101 (4.72%) Red Hat
8 63 (2.94%) EMC
9 58 (2.71%) NetApp
10 55 (2.57%) Remedy
11 51 (2.38%) CheckPoint
12 38 (1.77%) Juniper
13 36 (1.68%) SAP
14 35 (1.63%) ServiceNow
14 35 (1.63%) SolarWinds
15 32 (1.49%) BMC
16 31 (1.45%) Symantec
17 29 (1.35%) Qualys
18 22 (1.03%) Google
19 21 (0.98%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus and Health
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greenock, Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 -£55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Anthony James Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
keytree
Salary: Competitive Salary with Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, BUPA, Life assura
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 40,000 - 50,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago