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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 318 309 298
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 904 1085 1117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 3.62% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 693 854 879
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -27 798 £45,000 - 70
London -42 257 £46,000 -14.01% 26
South East +24 183 £50,000 +17.64% 8
West Midlands +44 136 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Birmingham +24 81 £52,606 +5.21% 6
Berkshire +42 75 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Yorkshire +31 61 £32,500 -27.77% 2
South West +11 61 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North West +6 52 £46,500 +16.25% 5
West Yorkshire +18 45 £37,500 -16.66% 1
City of London +25 44 £51,250 -6.81% 4
Wales +36 43 £35,000 -11.04% 2
Scotland +35 40 £47,500 +37.68% 4
South Wales +36 31 £35,000 -11.04% 2
East of England -68 30 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Surrey -13 26 £26,500 -33.75% 1
Hampshire +22 25 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Bracknell +21 24 £38,500 -
West Sussex +40 23 £53,750 +67.96% 2
Glasgow +32 21 £42,000 +20.00% 2
Reading +20 20 £62,500 +47.05%
Manchester -32 20 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East Midlands -64 20 £33,500 -10.66% 6
Wiltshire +12 18 £32,500 - 1
Crawley +22 17 £52,500 +64.06%
Buckinghamshire -1 17 £37,500 -
Cheshire +37 16 £33,000 +22.22%
Newport +16 16 £35,000 -11.04% 1
Cardiff +22 15 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Somerset +7 15 £24,000 -33.33%

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1978 (100.00%) ITIL
2 607 (30.69%) Windows
3 545 (27.55%) Microsoft
4 510 (25.78%) Finance
5 416 (21.03%) Service Delivery
6 408 (20.63%) Service Management
7 350 (17.69%) SLA
8 342 (17.29%) Active Directory
9 326 (16.48%) MS Excel
10 312 (15.77%) VMware
11 304 (15.37%) Linux
12 299 (15.12%) Degree
13 269 (13.60%) SQL
14 262 (13.25%) Windows Server
15 241 (12.18%) Cisco
16 231 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
17 222 (11.22%) Incident Management
18 209 (10.57%) Change Management
19 199 (10.06%) Data Centre
20 191 (9.66%) MS Exchange
21 189 (9.56%) PRINCE2
22 187 (9.45%) Project Management
23 180 (9.10%) Continuous Improvement
24 179 (9.05%) MS Office
25 177 (8.95%) SCCM
26 175 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
27 173 (8.75%) Problem Management
28 168 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
29 164 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
30 159 (8.04%) Citrix

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
1 191 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 118 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (4.70%) SharePoint
4 52 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 45 (2.28%) Confluence
6 43 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (2.17%) IIS
7 28 (1.42%) Skype for Business
8 15 (0.76%) Apache
9 11 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.40%) Captiva
10 8 (0.40%) Documentum
11 7 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.30%) CMS
12 6 (0.30%) Commerce Server
12 6 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.20%) Jetty
14 4 (0.20%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 326 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 179 (9.05%) MS Office
3 31 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.06%) MS Project
5 15 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 20 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.76%) assyst
3 11 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.35%) SAP EHS
5 5 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.20%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-AP
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-AR
6 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-GL
7 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.15%) SAP LE
7 3 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 149 (7.53%) Office 365
2 60 (3.03%) SaaS
3 54 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.92%) OpenShift
6 27 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (1.37%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.66%) IaaS
8 12 (0.61%) PaaS
9 11 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.25%) Google Apps
12 4 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.10%) Force.com
13 2 (0.10%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.10%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 149 (7.53%) Firewall
2 98 (4.95%) WAN
3 92 (4.65%) DNS
4 89 (4.50%) LAN
5 74 (3.74%) VoIP
6 73 (3.69%) SAN
7 64 (3.24%) DHCP
8 62 (3.13%) VPN
9 47 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
10 45 (2.28%) Unified Communications
11 44 (2.22%) LDAP
11 44 (2.22%) TCP/IP
12 40 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
13 33 (1.67%) HTTP
14 32 (1.62%) Wireless
15 29 (1.47%) Network Security
16 27 (1.37%) IP Telephony
17 26 (1.31%) IPsec
18 25 (1.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (7.13%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (1.26%) MongoDB
3 25 (1.26%) Oracle Database
4 20 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 17 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (0.40%) MySQL
10 8 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.35%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.30%) GIS
12 6 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.30%) SAP HANA
13 5 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 56 (2.83%) JIRA
2 48 (2.43%) Subversion
3 17 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.61%) Eclipse
5 8 (0.40%) Serena SBM
6 5 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.051%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.051%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.051%) Hudson
9 1 (0.051%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.051%) Selenium
9 1 (0.051%) TeamCity
General
1 510 (25.78%) Finance
2 78 (3.94%) Retail
3 76 (3.84%) Advertising
3 76 (3.84%) Marketing
4 67 (3.39%) Banking
5 63 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 58 (2.93%) Legal
7 55 (2.78%) Manufacturing
8 42 (2.12%) Billing
9 30 (1.52%) Publishing
10 26 (1.31%) Law
11 24 (1.21%) Japanese Language
12 17 (0.86%) Back Office
13 14 (0.71%) Games
14 10 (0.51%) French Language
14 10 (0.51%) Front Office
14 10 (0.51%) Military
15 9 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.46%) German Language
15 9 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 423 (21.39%) Analyst
2 235 (11.88%) Service Manager
3 171 (8.65%) Support Analyst
4 168 (8.49%) Applications Support
5 155 (7.84%) IT Manager
5 155 (7.84%) Service Analyst
6 126 (6.37%) Support Engineer
7 120 (6.07%) Delivery Manager
8 117 (5.92%) Services Delivery Manager
9 95 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
10 91 (4.60%) IT Analyst
11 88 (4.45%) Service Desk Analyst
12 85 (4.30%) IT Support
13 73 (3.69%) ITIL Manager
14 72 (3.64%) IT Services Manager
14 72 (3.64%) Support Manager
15 67 (3.39%) Architect
15 67 (3.39%) Consultant
16 65 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
17 62 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.06%) Web Services
2 49 (2.48%) XML
3 47 (2.38%) JSON
4 44 (2.22%) .NET
5 29 (1.47%) HTML
6 27 (1.37%) SOAP
7 18 (0.91%) ASP.NET
8 16 (0.81%) Middleware
9 15 (0.76%) CSS
10 8 (0.40%) JPA
10 8 (0.40%) VXML
10 8 (0.40%) XSL
11 6 (0.30%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.30%) jQuery
12 5 (0.25%) Ajax
12 5 (0.25%) JAX-WS
12 5 (0.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (0.25%) WSDL
13 4 (0.20%) SAML
13 4 (0.20%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 199 (10.06%) Data Centre
2 164 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 55 (2.78%) CMDB
5 48 (2.43%) Clustering
6 47 (2.38%) Derivative
6 47 (2.38%) Equities
7 40 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
8 35 (1.77%) Computer Science
9 29 (1.47%) Blackberry
9 29 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 28 (1.42%) Statistics
11 26 (1.31%) EMC VNX
12 24 (1.21%) Cryptography
12 24 (1.21%) Driving Licence
12 24 (1.21%) Life Science
13 20 (1.01%) Virtual Team
14 19 (0.96%) PMI
15 18 (0.91%) Client/Server
16 14 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 607 (30.69%) Windows
2 304 (15.37%) Linux
3 262 (13.25%) Windows Server
4 168 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 112 (5.66%) Unix
6 98 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 92 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 90 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 82 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 34 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 32 (1.62%) Solaris
12 30 (1.52%) Windows 10
13 26 (1.31%) AIX
14 17 (0.86%) HPUX
14 17 (0.86%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.51%) Android
16 9 (0.46%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
19 5 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1978 (100.00%) ITIL
2 416 (21.03%) Service Delivery
3 408 (20.63%) Service Management
4 222 (11.22%) Incident Management
5 209 (10.57%) Change Management
6 189 (9.56%) PRINCE2
7 187 (9.45%) Project Management
8 180 (9.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 173 (8.75%) Problem Management
10 156 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 149 (7.53%) ITSM
12 119 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
12 119 (6.02%) Mentoring
13 107 (5.41%) Configuration Management
14 82 (4.15%) Change Control
15 81 (4.10%) Service Design
16 79 (3.99%) Release Management
17 78 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
18 67 (3.39%) People Management
19 66 (3.34%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 269 (13.60%) SQL
2 111 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 107 (5.41%) Perl
4 74 (3.74%) Bash Shell
5 62 (3.13%) Java
6 55 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 39 (1.97%) Python
8 34 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 33 (1.67%) C#
10 25 (1.26%) C
11 18 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 18 (0.91%) Ruby
11 18 (0.91%) VB
12 17 (0.86%) VBA
13 11 (0.56%) PHP
14 10 (0.51%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.40%) VB6
16 7 (0.35%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.10%) VBScript
18 1 (0.051%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 299 (15.12%) Degree
2 231 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 155 (7.84%) MCSE
4 142 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
5 123 (6.22%) Security Cleared
6 99 (5.01%) SC Cleared
7 93 (4.70%) CCNP
8 77 (3.89%) CCNA
9 69 (3.49%) MCP
10 65 (3.29%) CISSP
11 62 (3.13%) MCSA
12 55 (2.78%) CISA
13 51 (2.58%) CISM
14 49 (2.48%) ISEB
15 44 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 33 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 30 (1.52%) PMI Certification
18 23 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (1.01%) EMC Certification
20 19 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (17.69%) SLA
2 97 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (3.24%) PCI DSS
4 51 (2.58%) QA
5 44 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (1.21%) COBIT
7 20 (1.01%) HIPAA
8 10 (0.51%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.30%) GxP
9 6 (0.30%) JSP 440
10 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.15%) GAMP
11 3 (0.15%) Government Security Classifications
11 3 (0.15%) ISO 14001
12 2 (0.10%) BS7799
12 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.051%) ISO19770
13 1 (0.051%) PMBOK
System Software
1 342 (17.29%) Active Directory
2 175 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 141 (7.13%) Hyper-V
4 70 (3.54%) vSphere
5 61 (3.08%) XenApp
6 55 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 41 (2.07%) VMware ESX
8 24 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (1.06%) NFS
10 20 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 12 (0.61%) vCloud
13 8 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (0.40%) XenServer
14 6 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 4 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 177 (8.95%) SCCM
2 115 (5.81%) SCOM
3 58 (2.93%) Puppet
4 50 (2.53%) WSUS
5 48 (2.43%) Control-M
5 48 (2.43%) OpenView
6 45 (2.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 20 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
7 20 (1.01%) Kibana
7 20 (1.01%) WMI
8 18 (0.91%) NetBackup
9 16 (0.81%) SCVMM
10 14 (0.71%) EMC VPLEX
10 14 (0.71%) Nagios
11 12 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (0.40%) DameWare
13 8 (0.40%) Perfmon
14 7 (0.35%) AirWatch
14 7 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 545 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 312 (15.77%) VMware
3 241 (12.18%) Cisco
4 159 (8.04%) Citrix
5 145 (7.33%) HP
6 138 (6.98%) Oracle
7 128 (6.47%) Red Hat
8 72 (3.64%) ServiceNow
9 71 (3.59%) EMC
10 54 (2.73%) NetApp
11 53 (2.68%) SAP
12 50 (2.53%) CheckPoint
13 38 (1.92%) Qualys
14 31 (1.57%) 3PAR
15 30 (1.52%) Remedy
16 29 (1.47%) Juniper
17 24 (1.21%) Brocade
18 20 (1.01%) Google
19 19 (0.96%) Isilon
19 19 (0.96%) SolidFire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-op
Salary: £35000.0 - £40000.0 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Salary: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Global Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc pension + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+home working+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969.00 - £62239.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £50001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £35k per year + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: Highly competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago