The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 269 290 307
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 1243 978 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.02% 0.88% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.79% 3.16% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 922 740 838
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,700 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32831 30927 34904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.06% 27.85% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26235 24874 29613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +34 1164 £45,000 - 112
London -1 453 £50,000 -8.25% 56
South East +17 248 £42,500 -5.55% 19
City of London +3 115 £45,000 -12.19% 21
Yorkshire -4 107 £41,500 -17.00% 9
East of England +34 98 £38,250 -2.61% 11
North West +7 94 £40,000 +25.00% 7
West Yorkshire +1 79 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Manchester +40 66 £40,000 +26.98% 3
East Midlands +14 66 £35,500 -14.45% 2
Leeds -7 61 £42,500 -15.00% 2
West Midlands +11 59 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Surrey +6 57 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire -7 53 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Essex +2 35 £50,000 +66.66%
Hampshire -15 32 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Hertfordshire +19 29 £37,500 -2.74% 5
Northamptonshire +9 29 £40,000 +16.78% 2
South West -36 29 £44,250 +51.28% 2
Scotland -25 27 £34,000 -12.25% 6
West Sussex +24 26 £47,500 -1.55% 1
Oxfordshire +6 26 £30,500 -21.29%
South Wales +23 23 £29,500 +7.27% 1
Wales +14 23 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Birmingham +3 22 £53,000 +6.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 22 £56,250 +46.10% 4
Nottinghamshire +6 21 £32,500 -38.09%
Reading 0 21 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Kent - 20 £26,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -8 19 £37,500 -23.07% 1

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 2396 (100.00%) ITIL
2 693 (28.92%) Service Delivery
3 675 (28.17%) Finance
4 614 (25.63%) Windows
5 537 (22.41%) Microsoft
6 503 (20.99%) Service Management
7 435 (18.16%) SLA
8 390 (16.28%) Degree
9 387 (16.15%) Project Management
10 370 (15.44%) SQL
11 303 (12.65%) MS Excel
12 290 (12.10%) PRINCE2
13 279 (11.64%) UNIX
13 279 (11.64%) Change Management
14 276 (11.52%) Oracle
15 270 (11.27%) Incident Management
16 252 (10.52%) Active Directory
17 250 (10.43%) SQL Server
18 239 (9.97%) VMware
19 237 (9.89%) Linux
20 223 (9.31%) Problem Management
21 202 (8.43%) MS Office
22 194 (8.10%) Cisco
23 186 (7.76%) ITSM
24 179 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
25 168 (7.01%) .NET
25 168 (7.01%) Java
26 167 (6.97%) Release Management
27 164 (6.84%) Citrix
28 163 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 145 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 121 (5.05%) IIS
3 118 (4.92%) MS Exchange
4 107 (4.47%) Apache
5 60 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 45 (1.88%) CMS
7 43 (1.79%) WebSphere
8 39 (1.63%) WebLogic
9 37 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 29 (1.21%) Drupal
11 28 (1.17%) Tomcat
12 25 (1.04%) Lync
12 25 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.71%) Lightstreamer
13 17 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
15 13 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 303 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 202 (8.43%) MS Office
3 49 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 48 (2.00%) MS Project
5 37 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.92%) Photoshop
7 8 (0.33%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.17%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.042%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 41 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 21 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
5 16 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (0.58%) Misys Opics
7 12 (0.50%) HFM
7 12 (0.50%) SunGard AvantGard
7 12 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 9 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (0.33%) Hyperion Planning
10 8 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
11 7 (0.29%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 6 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.54%) SaaS
2 8 (0.33%) Office 365
3 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.042%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (5.51%) LAN
2 130 (5.43%) WAN
3 114 (4.76%) Firewall
4 98 (4.09%) SAN
5 84 (3.51%) DNS
6 80 (3.34%) TCP/IP
7 72 (3.01%) Internet
8 57 (2.38%) VPN
8 57 (2.38%) VoIP
9 44 (1.84%) DHCP
10 37 (1.54%) Network Security
11 32 (1.34%) MPLS
12 24 (1.00%) VLAN
13 23 (0.96%) SSL
14 22 (0.92%) IP Telephony
15 21 (0.88%) Wireless
16 19 (0.79%) Intranet
17 18 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (0.54%) NAS
18 13 (0.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 77 (3.21%) Oracle Database
3 52 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 39 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 34 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 30 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (1.21%) MySQL
10 27 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 24 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (0.96%) RDBMS
13 21 (0.88%) DB2
14 14 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 14 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (0.50%) Essbase
16 11 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 48 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
3 26 (1.09%) JIRA
4 24 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 24 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 23 (0.96%) Bitbucket
6 17 (0.71%) Toad
7 16 (0.67%) Hudson
8 11 (0.46%) Ant
9 10 (0.42%) Maven
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.13%) ChangeMan
12 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.083%) InstallShield
14 1 (0.042%) Subversion
14 1 (0.042%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.042%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.042%) Gradle
General
1 675 (28.17%) Finance
2 162 (6.76%) Banking
3 148 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 124 (5.18%) Retail
5 89 (3.71%) Legal
6 68 (2.84%) Law
7 53 (2.21%) Marketing
8 50 (2.09%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.38%) Games
9 33 (1.38%) Investment Banking
10 29 (1.21%) Advertising
11 28 (1.17%) Back Office
12 26 (1.09%) Billing
13 24 (1.00%) Front Office
14 17 (0.71%) Retail Banking
14 17 (0.71%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.42%) Publishing
16 10 (0.42%) Local Government
17 9 (0.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 567 (23.66%) Analyst
2 441 (18.41%) Service Manager
3 244 (10.18%) Support Analyst
4 212 (8.85%) Delivery Manager
5 201 (8.39%) Services Delivery Manager
6 166 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 143 (5.97%) Service Analyst
8 134 (5.59%) Applications Support Analyst
9 118 (4.92%) Architect
10 113 (4.72%) Team Leader
11 93 (3.88%) Project Manager
12 91 (3.80%) Consultant
12 91 (3.80%) Service Desk Analyst
13 69 (2.88%) Service Desk Manager
14 67 (2.80%) Incident Manager
14 67 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
15 63 (2.63%) Technical Manager
16 62 (2.59%) Support Engineer
17 61 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
18 59 (2.46%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (7.01%) .NET
2 88 (3.67%) XML
3 53 (2.21%) Web Services
4 46 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 44 (1.84%) HTML
6 43 (1.79%) Middleware
7 41 (1.71%) J2EE
8 37 (1.54%) CSS
9 30 (1.25%) ASP.NET
10 28 (1.17%) REST
11 27 (1.13%) LAMP
12 19 (0.79%) Ajax
13 16 (0.67%) Classic ASP
14 15 (0.63%) Rendezvous
14 15 (0.63%) Flash
15 13 (0.54%) Java EE
15 13 (0.54%) jQuery
15 13 (0.54%) JMS
16 10 (0.42%) EDI
17 9 (0.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 113 (4.72%) Management Information System
2 46 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 45 (1.88%) Statistics
4 43 (1.79%) Blackberry
5 36 (1.50%) CMDB
5 36 (1.50%) Open Source
6 35 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
7 32 (1.34%) Clustering
8 31 (1.29%) FMCG
9 29 (1.21%) Mainframe
10 23 (0.96%) iPad
10 23 (0.96%) Replication
11 20 (0.83%) PMI
12 17 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (0.71%) NHS
12 17 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
13 15 (0.63%) Kindle
14 13 (0.54%) EPoS
15 12 (0.50%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 614 (25.63%) Windows
2 279 (11.64%) UNIX
3 237 (9.89%) Linux
4 163 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (4.97%) Windows 7
6 100 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (3.21%) Windows XP
8 51 (2.13%) Solaris
9 44 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (1.04%) Windows 8
11 23 (0.96%) Windows Vista
12 19 (0.79%) AIX
13 16 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.46%) Android
15 11 (0.46%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.33%) HPUX
18 5 (0.21%) CentOS
19 4 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2396 (100.00%) ITIL
2 693 (28.92%) Service Delivery
3 503 (20.99%) Service Management
4 387 (16.15%) Project Management
5 290 (12.10%) PRINCE2
6 279 (11.64%) Change Management
7 270 (11.27%) Incident Management
8 223 (9.31%) Problem Management
9 186 (7.76%) ITSM
10 167 (6.97%) Release Management
11 153 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 146 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 112 (4.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 91 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
15 90 (3.76%) Configuration Management
16 80 (3.34%) Workflow
17 73 (3.05%) E-Commerce
18 72 (3.01%) ERP
19 71 (2.96%) Supplier Management
20 70 (2.92%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 370 (15.44%) SQL
2 168 (7.01%) Java
3 89 (3.71%) C#
4 84 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 65 (2.71%) JavaScript
6 64 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 63 (2.63%) VB
8 51 (2.13%) PHP
8 51 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 47 (1.96%) Perl
10 35 (1.46%) VBA
10 35 (1.46%) VB6
11 25 (1.04%) C
12 23 (0.96%) Korn
12 23 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 20 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 19 (0.79%) T-SQL
15 15 (0.63%) Python
16 11 (0.46%) C++
17 10 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 390 (16.28%) Degree
2 179 (7.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (3.76%) MCSE
5 71 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 68 (2.84%) Security Cleared
7 61 (2.55%) CCNA
8 51 (2.13%) MCP
9 47 (1.96%) CCNP
10 43 (1.79%) MCSA
11 41 (1.71%) PMI Certification
12 40 (1.67%) SC Cleared
13 34 (1.42%) CISSP
14 33 (1.38%) MCITP
15 26 (1.09%) ISEB
15 26 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 24 (1.00%) MCTS
17 21 (0.88%) PMP
18 19 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (0.79%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 435 (18.16%) SLA
2 99 (4.13%) QA
3 76 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 36 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.13%) ISO 9001
6 26 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 16 (0.67%) COBIT
8 5 (0.21%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.17%) BS25999
10 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.083%) BS7799
11 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.042%) BS15000
System Software
1 252 (10.52%) Active Directory
2 150 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (1.50%) vSphere
4 32 (1.34%) Hyper-V
5 23 (0.96%) KVM
6 21 (0.88%) XenApp
7 20 (0.83%) Terminal Services
8 17 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (0.46%) UAG
10 11 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 11 (0.46%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.25%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.25%) XenServer
13 6 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (2.09%) SCCM
2 38 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.42%) SCOM
4 23 (0.96%) Vagrant
4 23 (0.96%) NetBackup
5 17 (0.71%) Puppet
6 14 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.50%) Data Guard
8 11 (0.46%) WSUS
9 10 (0.42%) OpenView
9 10 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (0.38%) SCOrch
11 8 (0.33%) Nagios
12 7 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
13 6 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 5 (0.21%) SCSM
15 4 (0.17%) BMC PATROL
15 4 (0.17%) HP SIM
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 537 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 276 (11.52%) Oracle
3 239 (9.97%) VMware
4 194 (8.10%) Cisco
5 164 (6.84%) Citrix
6 97 (4.05%) HP
7 70 (2.92%) Remedy
8 64 (2.67%) IBM
9 52 (2.17%) SAP
10 44 (1.84%) SolarWinds
11 40 (1.67%) CheckPoint
12 36 (1.50%) JBoss
13 35 (1.46%) EMC
14 30 (1.25%) Red Hat
15 28 (1.17%) Juniper
15 28 (1.17%) ServiceNow
16 27 (1.13%) Dell
17 25 (1.04%) NetApp
18 22 (0.92%) Mitel
19 21 (0.88%) Sybase
Winchester, Hampshire
Sogeti
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Metropolitan Police Service
Salary: Circa £42,350 + £3,501 Location Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £68000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + On Call + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum PLUS BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: Excellent package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - Benefits + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Leading Company Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + beenfits+bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago