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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 323 326 309
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 847 1007 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 0.95% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.67% 3.47% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 606 798 915
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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
23105 29059 31710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.78% 27.45% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18254 23020 25398
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -3 775 £42,500 -5.55% 57
London -19 254 £46,000 -12.38% 19
South East +31 151 £45,000 -5.26% 8
West Midlands +43 121 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Birmingham +47 88 £52,500 +34.61%
Yorkshire +51 64 £32,500 -0.76% 5
North West -28 60 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Berkshire +21 58 £55,000 +5.76% 2
West Yorkshire +58 45 £37,500 -6.25% 1
City of London +21 43 £47,500 -13.63% 5
South West -18 42 £32,750 -10.27% 2
East Midlands -8 39 £52,500 +40.00% 5
East of England -66 31 £40,000 -10.11% 4
Leeds +41 28 £37,500 -28.57%
Surrey +21 27 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Bristol +14 25 £55,000 +37.50%
Hampshire +13 25 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Manchester -44 25 £43,750 +16.66% 3
Wales -5 23 £30,500 -22.48%
North East +32 21 £47,500 +13.09% 2
Cheshire +25 21 £33,000 -8.33% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +24 20 £46,750 +11.30%
Tyne and Wear +19 20 £46,750 +11.30%
Reading +2 20 £55,000 -4.34%
Bracknell +30 18 £34,000 -15.00% 1
South Wales -1 17 £30,500 -22.48%
West Sussex +42 16 £50,000 -
Scotland +12 16 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Kent +21 15 £43,000 +7.50%
Hertfordshire +8 15 £28,500 -36.66% 3

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 1783 (100.00%) ITIL
2 510 (28.60%) Windows
3 471 (26.42%) Microsoft
4 464 (26.02%) Service Delivery
5 423 (23.72%) Finance
6 384 (21.54%) Service Management
7 315 (17.67%) SLA
8 311 (17.44%) Degree
9 287 (16.10%) MS Excel
10 279 (15.65%) Linux
11 257 (14.41%) VMware
12 250 (14.02%) Active Directory
13 244 (13.68%) Incident Management
14 237 (13.29%) SQL
15 220 (12.34%) Windows Server
16 211 (11.83%) Data Centre
17 202 (11.33%) Cisco
18 190 (10.66%) Change Management
18 190 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
19 173 (9.70%) Problem Management
20 170 (9.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 168 (9.42%) PRINCE2
22 165 (9.25%) ITSM
22 165 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
23 164 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
24 160 (8.97%) Project Management
25 152 (8.52%) Firewall
26 147 (8.24%) MS Office
26 147 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
27 136 (7.63%) MS Exchange

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
1 136 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 86 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (4.54%) SharePoint
4 50 (2.80%) IIS
5 36 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (1.63%) Skype for Business
7 28 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (1.23%) Confluence
9 19 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.79%) Apache
11 8 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.22%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.22%) SAS
14 4 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 287 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 147 (8.24%) MS Office
3 27 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.23%) MS Project
5 18 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.95%) assyst
3 8 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 8 (0.45%) Sentinel
4 7 (0.39%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.34%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.34%) SAP FI-AP
5 6 (0.34%) SAP FI-AR
5 6 (0.34%) SAP FI-GL
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.28%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.28%) SAP EHS
7 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 115 (6.45%) Office 365
2 49 (2.75%) SaaS
3 43 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.51%) OpenShift
5 22 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 13 (0.73%) IaaS
9 12 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.62%) PaaS
11 8 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.17%) G Suite
14 1 (0.056%) Slack
14 1 (0.056%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.056%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 152 (8.52%) Firewall
2 122 (6.84%) WAN
3 121 (6.79%) LAN
4 72 (4.04%) OSPF
5 69 (3.87%) DNS
6 68 (3.81%) VPN
7 64 (3.59%) VoIP
8 50 (2.80%) SAN
9 49 (2.75%) DHCP
9 49 (2.75%) TCP/IP
10 47 (2.64%) BGP
11 40 (2.24%) Wireless
12 33 (1.85%) HTTP
13 30 (1.68%) IPsec
14 27 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (1.51%) EIGRP
15 26 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (1.40%) Fibre Channel
16 25 (1.40%) Unified Communications
17 23 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (1.74%) MongoDB
4 29 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.07%) Relational Database
8 17 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.45%) GIS
11 8 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.45%) SAP BW
12 7 (0.39%) Big Data
12 7 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.39%) MySQL
12 7 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (1.85%) JIRA
2 23 (1.29%) Subversion
3 12 (0.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (0.39%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.056%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.056%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.056%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.056%) JMeter
8 1 (0.056%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.056%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.056%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.056%) Selenium
8 1 (0.056%) SoapUI
General
1 423 (23.72%) Finance
2 81 (4.54%) Banking
3 77 (4.32%) Retail
4 74 (4.15%) Advertising
5 68 (3.81%) Legal
6 59 (3.31%) Marketing
7 50 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 43 (2.41%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.74%) Billing
10 30 (1.68%) Publishing
11 28 (1.57%) Law
12 19 (1.07%) Back Office
13 13 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.62%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.45%) Games
16 7 (0.39%) French Language
16 7 (0.39%) Japanese Language
17 6 (0.34%) Front Office
17 6 (0.34%) German Language
18 4 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 368 (20.64%) Analyst
2 242 (13.57%) Service Manager
3 158 (8.86%) Applications Support
4 155 (8.69%) Support Analyst
5 153 (8.58%) IT Manager
6 117 (6.56%) Service Analyst
7 107 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 106 (5.95%) Services Delivery Manager
9 102 (5.72%) Delivery Manager
10 86 (4.82%) Support Engineer
11 82 (4.60%) Service Desk Analyst
12 79 (4.43%) IT Support
13 76 (4.26%) ITIL Manager
14 72 (4.04%) Architect
15 70 (3.93%) IT Services Manager
16 66 (3.70%) IT Analyst
17 60 (3.37%) Support Manager
18 56 (3.14%) Project Manager
19 53 (2.97%) Incident Manager
20 52 (2.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (4.60%) Web Services
2 62 (3.48%) XML
3 46 (2.58%) JSON
4 45 (2.52%) .NET
5 29 (1.63%) SOAP
6 27 (1.51%) HTML
7 16 (0.90%) Middleware
8 11 (0.62%) CSS
9 9 (0.50%) XBRL
10 8 (0.45%) VXML
11 7 (0.39%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.39%) COM
11 7 (0.39%) XSL
12 6 (0.34%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.34%) Classic ASP
12 6 (0.34%) SAP Basis
13 5 (0.28%) Ajax
13 5 (0.28%) JAX-WS
13 5 (0.28%) jQuery
13 5 (0.28%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 211 (11.83%) Data Centre
2 147 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 96 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 51 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.02%) Clustering
6 31 (1.74%) CMDB
7 28 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.51%) Driving Licence
8 27 (1.51%) EMC VNX
9 26 (1.46%) Blackberry
9 26 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (1.35%) Equities
11 23 (1.29%) Derivative
11 23 (1.29%) Statistics
12 22 (1.23%) Cryptography
13 21 (1.18%) User Experience
14 14 (0.79%) PMI
14 14 (0.79%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 11 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 510 (28.60%) Windows
2 279 (15.65%) Linux
3 220 (12.34%) Windows Server
4 127 (7.12%) Unix
4 127 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (4.37%) Windows 7
7 71 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 66 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (2.36%) Solaris
10 38 (2.13%) AIX
11 34 (1.91%) Windows 10
12 25 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.50%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.39%) Android
14 7 (0.39%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
15 6 (0.34%) CentOS
15 6 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1783 (100.00%) ITIL
2 464 (26.02%) Service Delivery
3 384 (21.54%) Service Management
4 244 (13.68%) Incident Management
5 190 (10.66%) Change Management
5 190 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 173 (9.70%) Problem Management
7 168 (9.42%) PRINCE2
8 165 (9.25%) ITSM
8 165 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 160 (8.97%) Project Management
10 116 (6.51%) Mentoring
11 113 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
12 94 (5.27%) Service Design
13 89 (4.99%) Change Control
14 88 (4.94%) Configuration Management
15 80 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
16 68 (3.81%) Risk Management
17 65 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
17 65 (3.65%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 237 (13.29%) SQL
2 95 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 75 (4.21%) Perl
4 48 (2.69%) Bash Shell
5 46 (2.58%) JavaScript
6 39 (2.19%) Java
7 37 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 31 (1.74%) Python
9 28 (1.57%) C#
10 21 (1.18%) C
11 15 (0.84%) VB
11 15 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.73%) PHP
12 13 (0.73%) Ruby
13 12 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.67%) VBA
14 11 (0.62%) VBScript
15 8 (0.45%) ABAP
15 8 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 311 (17.44%) Degree
2 170 (9.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 136 (7.63%) Security Cleared
4 115 (6.45%) MCSE
5 111 (6.23%) SC Cleared
6 107 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (4.09%) CCNP
8 60 (3.37%) CCNA
9 57 (3.20%) CISSP
10 51 (2.86%) MCSA
11 50 (2.80%) CISA
12 49 (2.75%) ISEB
13 44 (2.47%) CISM
14 38 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 37 (2.08%) MCP
16 29 (1.63%) PMI Certification
17 28 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 24 (1.35%) PMP
19 21 (1.18%) MCITP
20 18 (1.01%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 315 (17.67%) SLA
2 101 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (4.49%) PCI DSS
4 60 (3.37%) QA
5 42 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 25 (1.40%) COBIT
7 15 (0.84%) HIPAA
8 11 (0.62%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.56%) JSP 440
10 8 (0.45%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.28%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.17%) GAMP
12 3 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
12 3 (0.17%) GxP
13 2 (0.11%) ISO19770
14 1 (0.056%) BS7799
14 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 250 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 164 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (5.78%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.24%) vSphere
5 37 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 26 (1.46%) XenApp
7 24 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 21 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.67%) vCloud
9 12 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.39%) NFS
11 6 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 5 (0.28%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.11%) UAG
15 1 (0.056%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 118 (6.62%) SCCM
2 68 (3.81%) SCOM
3 41 (2.30%) WSUS
4 31 (1.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 25 (1.40%) Puppet
6 23 (1.29%) Control-M
6 23 (1.29%) OpenView
7 18 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
8 16 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (0.84%) Kibana
9 15 (0.84%) WMI
10 14 (0.79%) NetBackup
10 14 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (0.79%) SCVMM
11 10 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
12 9 (0.50%) Nagios
13 7 (0.39%) AirWatch
14 6 (0.34%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
14 6 (0.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 471 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 257 (14.41%) VMware
3 202 (11.33%) Cisco
4 132 (7.40%) HP
5 108 (6.06%) Oracle
6 104 (5.83%) Red Hat
7 100 (5.61%) Citrix
8 79 (4.43%) SAP
9 73 (4.09%) ServiceNow
10 57 (3.20%) EMC
11 56 (3.14%) CheckPoint
12 48 (2.69%) NetApp
13 29 (1.63%) Fortinet
14 27 (1.51%) Qualys
15 26 (1.46%) 3PAR
16 23 (1.29%) Dell
17 22 (1.23%) F5
18 21 (1.18%) Google
19 20 (1.12%) Brocade
19 20 (1.12%) Remedy
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £52000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Great package
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5k shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Isle of Man
Sanderson
Salary: Up to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago