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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 300 308 299
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 973 1107 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 1.03% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 3.75% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 755 866 902
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
25665 29528 31156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.27% 27.43% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20805 23811 24120
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 -23 850 £45,000 - 56
London -19 278 £50,000 -9.09% 15
South East -2 181 £48,750 +14.70% 12
West Midlands +48 152 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Birmingham +23 99 £52,606 +5.21% 2
Berkshire +28 78 £62,500 +47.05% 3
South West +24 74 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire +18 65 £35,000 -22.22% 9
West Yorkshire +2 46 £38,000 -15.55% 6
Scotland +42 44 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Wales +30 41 £35,000 -17.64%
North West +1 41 £44,500 +11.25% 8
City of London +11 40 £52,500 +5.00% 3
East of England -36 38 £35,000 -28.20% 1
South Wales +30 29 £32,750 -22.94%
Wiltshire +28 29 £30,000 -8.39%
Bracknell +25 27 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Surrey -20 26 £32,500 -18.75%
Hampshire +6 25 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Reading +20 24 £70,000 +81.81%
Glasgow - 23 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands -60 21 £38,500 +2.66% 1
North East +22 19 £50,000 -
West Sussex +15 19 £52,500 +64.06% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Leeds -7 19 £35,000 -22.22%
Cardiff +15 18 £27,500 -35.29%
Chippenham +8 17 £25,000 -23.07%
Cornwall - 17 £37,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 16 £50,000 -

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 2048 (100.00%) ITIL
2 637 (31.10%) Windows
3 565 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 544 (26.56%) Finance
5 414 (20.21%) Service Delivery
6 409 (19.97%) Service Management
7 357 (17.43%) Active Directory
8 352 (17.19%) SLA
9 330 (16.11%) MS Excel
9 330 (16.11%) VMware
10 304 (14.84%) Degree
11 295 (14.40%) Linux
12 275 (13.43%) Windows Server
13 270 (13.18%) SQL
14 248 (12.11%) Cisco
15 240 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
16 223 (10.89%) Change Management
17 217 (10.60%) Incident Management
18 204 (9.96%) Project Management
19 203 (9.91%) MS Exchange
20 197 (9.62%) PRINCE2
21 196 (9.57%) Data Centre
22 191 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
23 185 (9.03%) MS Office
23 185 (9.03%) SCCM
24 181 (8.84%) Problem Management
25 172 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
25 172 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
26 168 (8.20%) Citrix
27 167 (8.15%) Office 365

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
1 203 (9.91%) MS Exchange
2 126 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 54 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 53 (2.59%) Confluence
6 52 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (2.20%) IIS
8 26 (1.27%) Skype for Business
9 13 (0.63%) Apache
10 11 (0.54%) CMS
11 9 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.39%) Captiva
12 8 (0.39%) Documentum
12 8 (0.39%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.29%) Commerce Server
13 6 (0.29%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.20%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.20%) OpenEdge
16 3 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 330 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 185 (9.03%) MS Office
3 27 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (1.32%) MS Project
4 12 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.098%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.098%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.049%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.59%) assyst
2 12 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.24%) SAP EHS
4 4 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.20%) SAP BPC
4 4 (0.20%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-AP
4 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-AR
4 4 (0.20%) SAP FI-GL
4 4 (0.20%) SAP SM
5 3 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.15%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 167 (8.15%) Office 365
2 60 (2.93%) SaaS
3 54 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (1.86%) OpenShift
7 28 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
7 28 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.54%) IaaS
8 11 (0.54%) PaaS
9 8 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.20%) Force.com
12 2 (0.098%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.098%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.049%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 157 (7.67%) Firewall
2 108 (5.27%) DNS
3 96 (4.69%) WAN
4 88 (4.30%) LAN
5 79 (3.86%) DHCP
6 77 (3.76%) SAN
7 66 (3.22%) VoIP
8 58 (2.83%) VPN
9 55 (2.69%) TCP/IP
10 50 (2.44%) LDAP
11 48 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
11 48 (2.34%) Unified Communications
12 42 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (1.61%) HTTP
13 33 (1.61%) Wireless
14 31 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
15 30 (1.46%) MPLS
16 29 (1.42%) Network Security
17 25 (1.22%) InfiniBand
18 24 (1.17%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 23 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 17 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 15 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (0.49%) MySQL
11 8 (0.39%) GIS
11 8 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.29%) SAP HANA
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.20%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (3.17%) JIRA
2 55 (2.69%) Subversion
3 16 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 8 (0.39%) Eclipse
4 8 (0.39%) Serena SBM
5 7 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.29%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.15%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.049%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.049%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.049%) Hudson
9 1 (0.049%) Kiln
9 1 (0.049%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.049%) Selenium
9 1 (0.049%) TeamCity
General
1 544 (26.56%) Finance
2 81 (3.96%) Retail
3 80 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 72 (3.52%) Advertising
4 72 (3.52%) Banking
5 71 (3.47%) Marketing
6 55 (2.69%) Legal
7 51 (2.49%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.90%) Billing
9 31 (1.51%) Publishing
10 29 (1.42%) Law
11 27 (1.32%) Japanese Language
12 16 (0.78%) Games
13 15 (0.73%) Back Office
14 11 (0.54%) French Language
15 10 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.44%) Front Office
16 9 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 436 (21.29%) Analyst
2 274 (13.38%) Service Manager
3 171 (8.35%) Applications Support
4 169 (8.25%) Support Analyst
5 162 (7.91%) IT Manager
6 160 (7.81%) Service Analyst
7 134 (6.54%) Support Engineer
8 132 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
9 128 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
10 96 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
11 90 (4.39%) IT Support
12 89 (4.35%) IT Analyst
12 89 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
13 88 (4.30%) ITIL Manager
14 83 (4.05%) IT Services Manager
15 82 (4.00%) Support Manager
16 67 (3.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 67 (3.27%) Project Manager
17 66 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support
18 65 (3.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (5.13%) Web Services
2 42 (2.05%) JSON
2 42 (2.05%) XML
3 35 (1.71%) .NET
4 34 (1.66%) HTML
5 25 (1.22%) SOAP
6 19 (0.93%) CSS
7 17 (0.83%) ASP.NET
8 13 (0.63%) Middleware
9 8 (0.39%) JPA
9 8 (0.39%) VXML
10 7 (0.34%) XSL
11 6 (0.29%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.29%) jQuery
12 5 (0.24%) Ajax
12 5 (0.24%) JAX-WS
12 5 (0.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (0.24%) Ultra Messaging
12 5 (0.24%) WSDL
13 4 (0.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 196 (9.57%) Data Centre
2 164 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 55 (2.69%) CMDB
5 54 (2.64%) Derivative
5 54 (2.64%) Equities
6 43 (2.10%) Clustering
7 41 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
8 39 (1.90%) Computer Science
9 32 (1.56%) Statistics
10 30 (1.46%) Blackberry
11 29 (1.42%) Driving Licence
11 29 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.27%) EMC VNX
13 25 (1.22%) Life Science
14 24 (1.17%) Cryptography
15 22 (1.07%) PMI
16 21 (1.03%) Client/Server
16 21 (1.03%) Virtual Team
17 15 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 637 (31.10%) Windows
2 295 (14.40%) Linux
3 275 (13.43%) Windows Server
4 191 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 100 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 99 (4.83%) Unix
8 95 (4.64%) Windows 7
9 85 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 30 (1.46%) Windows 10
12 29 (1.42%) Solaris
13 22 (1.07%) AIX
14 18 (0.88%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.83%) HPUX
16 14 (0.68%) Android
17 13 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.29%) Data ONTAP
18 6 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
19 5 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2048 (100.00%) ITIL
2 414 (20.21%) Service Delivery
3 409 (19.97%) Service Management
4 223 (10.89%) Change Management
5 217 (10.60%) Incident Management
6 204 (9.96%) Project Management
7 197 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 181 (8.84%) Problem Management
9 172 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 161 (7.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 131 (6.40%) ITSM
12 128 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
13 117 (5.71%) Mentoring
14 103 (5.03%) Configuration Management
15 95 (4.64%) Release Management
16 85 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
17 80 (3.91%) Change Control
18 78 (3.81%) Service Design
19 75 (3.66%) People Management
20 71 (3.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 270 (13.18%) SQL
2 122 (5.96%) PowerShell
3 116 (5.66%) Perl
4 82 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 59 (2.88%) Java
6 49 (2.39%) JavaScript
7 39 (1.90%) Python
8 30 (1.46%) T-SQL
9 28 (1.37%) C
9 28 (1.37%) C#
10 18 (0.88%) Ruby
11 17 (0.83%) VB
11 17 (0.83%) VBA
12 16 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.44%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.39%) VB6
15 6 (0.29%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.24%) PHP
17 3 (0.15%) VBScript
18 1 (0.049%) C++
Qualifications
1 304 (14.84%) Degree
2 240 (11.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 166 (8.11%) MCSE
4 150 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
5 116 (5.66%) Security Cleared
6 94 (4.59%) CCNP
7 91 (4.44%) SC Cleared
8 83 (4.05%) CCNA
9 70 (3.42%) CISSP
10 69 (3.37%) MCP
11 59 (2.88%) MCSA
12 55 (2.69%) CISA
13 54 (2.64%) CISM
14 45 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 43 (2.10%) ISEB
16 36 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 30 (1.46%) PMI Certification
18 24 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 20 (0.98%) EMC Certification
20 19 (0.93%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 352 (17.19%) SLA
2 97 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (3.08%) PCI DSS
4 56 (2.73%) QA
5 43 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 26 (1.27%) COBIT
7 20 (0.98%) HIPAA
8 10 (0.49%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.29%) GxP
10 4 (0.20%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.15%) GAMP
12 2 (0.098%) BS7799
12 2 (0.098%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.098%) ISO19770
13 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.049%) PMBOK
System Software
1 357 (17.43%) Active Directory
2 172 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 75 (3.66%) vSphere
5 69 (3.37%) XenApp
6 57 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 43 (2.10%) VMware ESX
8 28 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (1.17%) NFS
10 18 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 12 (0.59%) vCloud
13 10 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (0.44%) XenServer
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.20%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 3 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 185 (9.03%) SCCM
2 113 (5.52%) SCOM
3 65 (3.17%) Puppet
4 55 (2.69%) Control-M
4 55 (2.69%) OpenView
5 52 (2.54%) WSUS
6 44 (2.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 21 (1.03%) NetBackup
8 20 (0.98%) Kibana
8 20 (0.98%) WMI
9 16 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
10 14 (0.68%) EMC VPLEX
11 13 (0.63%) Nagios
11 13 (0.63%) SCVMM
12 12 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
13 11 (0.54%) vRealize
14 9 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
15 8 (0.39%) DameWare
15 8 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
15 8 (0.39%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 565 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 330 (16.11%) VMware
3 248 (12.11%) Cisco
4 168 (8.20%) Citrix
5 160 (7.81%) HP
6 141 (6.88%) Oracle
7 128 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 74 (3.61%) EMC
9 62 (3.03%) ServiceNow
10 60 (2.93%) NetApp
11 48 (2.34%) CheckPoint
12 44 (2.15%) SAP
13 38 (1.86%) Qualys
14 33 (1.61%) Juniper
14 33 (1.61%) Remedy
15 30 (1.46%) 3PAR
16 27 (1.32%) SolarWinds
17 22 (1.07%) Isilon
18 21 (1.03%) Dell
18 21 (1.03%) Google
Bradford
Anchor Trust
Salary: Competitive & negotiable DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + ben
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Qualification Allow
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 19 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 60,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Anchor Trust
Salary: Competitive & negotiable DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Parking,Healthcare,Pension,Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to 35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Training Budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago