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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 258 296 304
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 1235 1171 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 0.99% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 3.63% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 980 882 806
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average 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
30106 32256 29975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.20% 27.31% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23879 25494 24281
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 1098 £45,000 +5.88% 94
London -15 364 £52,500 +10.52% 36
South East -6 233 £45,000 +5.88% 15
East of England +29 125 £36,250 -14.70% 14
Yorkshire -9 112 £40,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands +42 103 £47,750 +12.35% 5
City of London +18 103 £55,000 +29.41% 13
West Yorkshire +9 91 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Berkshire +13 72 £42,500 - 3
Leeds +3 66 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Surrey +18 64 £41,750 -1.76% 5
East Midlands +24 60 £41,674 +7.54% 7
South West +20 59 £35,000 -14.63% 9
Birmingham +26 47 £50,000 - 3
North West -11 45 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Hertfordshire +23 43 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +23 37 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Hampshire -14 33 £40,000 -9.60% 2
Manchester +6 31 £53,750 +9.69% 1
Coventry +16 29 £45,000 +37.93% 1
Nottinghamshire +21 28 £41,674 -37.09% 4
Nottingham +17 28 £41,674 -40.46% 4
Bedfordshire +22 27 £37,500 -40.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -8 27 £42,500 -30.61% 4
Reading +7 25 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Derbyshire +15 21 £60,000 -14.28%
Luton +11 19 £37,500 -40.00% 4
Oxfordshire +10 19 £65,000 +67.74% 1
Wales -3 19 £45,000 +33.33% 3
Halifax +14 18 £28,000 -49.09%

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2577 (100.00%) ITIL
2 675 (26.19%) Windows
3 627 (24.33%) Service Delivery
4 602 (23.36%) Microsoft
5 548 (21.27%) Service Management
6 532 (20.64%) Project Management
7 499 (19.36%) Finance
8 430 (16.69%) SLA
9 423 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
10 395 (15.33%) Degree
11 384 (14.90%) PRINCE2
12 366 (14.20%) MS Excel
13 354 (13.74%) Change Management
14 341 (13.23%) Active Directory
15 298 (11.56%) SQL
15 298 (11.56%) VMware
16 287 (11.14%) Cisco
17 286 (11.10%) Incident Management
18 280 (10.87%) Problem Management
19 279 (10.83%) Data Centre
20 262 (10.17%) Oracle
21 253 (9.82%) Citrix
22 250 (9.70%) MS Office
23 220 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
24 218 (8.46%) SQL Server
25 215 (8.34%) Retail
26 209 (8.11%) Firewall
27 208 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
28 205 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
29 193 (7.49%) Linux

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
1 139 (5.39%) SharePoint
2 120 (4.66%) MS Exchange
3 84 (3.26%) IIS
4 71 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 64 (2.48%) Lync
6 59 (2.29%) CMS
7 42 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (1.36%) OpenEdge
9 26 (1.01%) Apache
10 24 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 18 (0.70%) IBM Notes
12 17 (0.66%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
14 12 (0.47%) WorkSite
15 11 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 10 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
16 10 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
17 9 (0.35%) JBoss
17 9 (0.35%) Umbraco
18 8 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 366 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 250 (9.70%) MS Office
3 39 (1.51%) MS Project
4 38 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 34 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.039%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.039%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.039%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 43 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (1.32%) Maximo
3 33 (1.28%) Primavera
4 28 (1.09%) SAP SM
5 26 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
5 26 (1.01%) assyst
6 25 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
7 22 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
8 12 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
9 11 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.35%) Tridion
11 8 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
12 6 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
12 6 (0.23%) RMDS
12 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
14 4 (0.16%) Markit EDM
14 4 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
14 4 (0.16%) Aareon QL
Cloud Services
1 142 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
2 107 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (3.30%) Office 365
4 81 (3.14%) SaaS
5 45 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (1.24%) Amazon S3
7 24 (0.93%) PaaS
8 20 (0.78%) IaaS
9 10 (0.39%) Terremark
10 7 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.27%) Force.com
11 6 (0.23%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.16%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.12%) CallidusCloud
14 1 (0.039%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.039%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 209 (8.11%) Firewall
2 193 (7.49%) WAN
3 185 (7.18%) LAN
4 125 (4.85%) DNS
5 111 (4.31%) Network Security
6 99 (3.84%) TCP/IP
7 93 (3.61%) VoIP
8 82 (3.18%) MPLS
9 78 (3.03%) SAN
10 68 (2.64%) Internet
11 65 (2.52%) DHCP
12 62 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
13 47 (1.82%) VPN
14 45 (1.75%) IP Telephony
15 40 (1.55%) PBX
16 38 (1.47%) LDAP
17 34 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
18 33 (1.28%) Wireless
19 29 (1.13%) DPNSS
19 29 (1.13%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 47 (1.82%) MySQL
2 47 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 44 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
4 36 (1.40%) Oracle Database
5 29 (1.13%) DB2
6 28 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 23 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
10 19 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (0.70%) MS Access
12 17 (0.66%) RDBMS
13 12 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (0.43%) NoSQL
15 10 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.39%) DataStage
15 10 (0.39%) SQLPlus
16 9 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 14 (0.54%) Subversion
3 14 (0.54%) JIRA
4 13 (0.50%) Maven
4 13 (0.50%) MSI
5 10 (0.39%) Toad
6 9 (0.35%) Jenkins
7 8 (0.31%) MSTest
7 8 (0.31%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.23%) Ant
9 4 (0.16%) MSBuild
9 4 (0.16%) PVCS
10 3 (0.12%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.12%) AdminStudio
11 2 (0.078%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.039%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.039%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.039%) Eclipse
General
1 499 (19.36%) Finance
2 215 (8.34%) Retail
3 185 (7.18%) Advertising
4 136 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 106 (4.11%) Legal
6 97 (3.76%) Banking
7 84 (3.26%) Law
8 76 (2.95%) Manufacturing
9 55 (2.13%) Billing
10 34 (1.32%) Publishing
11 21 (0.81%) Back Office
11 21 (0.81%) Retail Banking
11 21 (0.81%) Marketing
12 20 (0.78%) French Language
13 17 (0.66%) German Language
14 15 (0.58%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.54%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.43%) Local Government
16 11 (0.43%) Spanish Language
17 10 (0.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 564 (21.89%) Analyst
2 399 (15.48%) Service Manager
3 242 (9.39%) Support Analyst
4 221 (8.58%) Delivery Manager
5 210 (8.15%) Services Delivery Manager
6 206 (7.99%) Applications Support
7 119 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 118 (4.58%) Applications Support Analyst
9 111 (4.31%) Support Engineer
10 106 (4.11%) Service Analyst
11 98 (3.80%) Architect
12 86 (3.34%) Service Desk Manager
13 83 (3.22%) Incident Manager
14 79 (3.07%) Service Desk Analyst
15 75 (2.91%) IT Services Manager
16 68 (2.64%) Consultant
17 65 (2.52%) Problem Manager
18 64 (2.48%) Team Leader
19 56 (2.17%) Release Manager
20 53 (2.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (5.98%) Web Services
2 95 (3.69%) .NET
3 48 (1.86%) HTML
4 39 (1.51%) XML
5 26 (1.01%) Ajax
6 23 (0.89%) CSS
7 20 (0.78%) jQuery
8 19 (0.74%) Google Maps API
9 16 (0.62%) Application Packaging
10 15 (0.58%) RESTful
11 13 (0.50%) Middleware
12 10 (0.39%) .NET Framework
13 9 (0.35%) J2EE
13 9 (0.35%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.19%) Java EE
14 5 (0.19%) Spring
14 5 (0.19%) REST
15 4 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
15 4 (0.16%) ODBC
16 3 (0.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 423 (16.41%) Analytical Skills
2 279 (10.83%) Data Centre
3 135 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 76 (2.95%) Computer Science
5 60 (2.33%) Statistics
6 47 (1.82%) GIS
7 38 (1.47%) CMDB
7 38 (1.47%) FMCG
8 37 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 36 (1.40%) User Experience
9 36 (1.40%) Blackberry
10 35 (1.36%) Thin Client
10 35 (1.36%) Fat Client
11 33 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.01%) Clustering
13 22 (0.85%) PMI
14 20 (0.78%) EPoS
14 20 (0.78%) Mobile App
15 19 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
15 19 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 675 (26.19%) Windows
2 193 (7.49%) Linux
3 185 (7.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (5.74%) Windows 7
5 134 (5.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 112 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 105 (4.07%) UNIX
8 93 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (1.86%) Windows 8
10 47 (1.82%) Windows XP
11 41 (1.59%) AIX
12 26 (1.01%) Solaris
13 24 (0.93%) Android
14 21 (0.81%) Apple iOS
15 15 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 11 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.31%) Debian
17 8 (0.31%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.27%) CentOS
19 6 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2577 (100.00%) ITIL
2 627 (24.33%) Service Delivery
3 548 (21.27%) Service Management
4 532 (20.64%) Project Management
5 384 (14.90%) PRINCE2
6 354 (13.74%) Change Management
7 286 (11.10%) Incident Management
8 280 (10.87%) Problem Management
9 220 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 205 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 175 (6.79%) ITSM
12 145 (5.63%) Release Management
13 143 (5.55%) Root Cause Analysis
14 136 (5.28%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (5.12%) Mentoring
16 110 (4.27%) Configuration Management
17 105 (4.07%) ERP
18 104 (4.04%) CRM
18 104 (4.04%) Line Management
19 100 (3.88%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 298 (11.56%) SQL
2 58 (2.25%) Java
2 58 (2.25%) JavaScript
3 49 (1.90%) PowerShell
4 48 (1.86%) Perl
5 42 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 40 (1.55%) C
7 34 (1.32%) PHP
8 31 (1.20%) C#
9 29 (1.13%) PL/SQL
10 28 (1.09%) Python
10 28 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 27 (1.05%) T-SQL
12 18 (0.70%) VB
13 17 (0.66%) Korn
14 15 (0.58%) JCL
15 13 (0.50%) VBA
16 12 (0.47%) C++
17 11 (0.43%) VBScript
18 10 (0.39%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 395 (15.33%) Degree
2 187 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
3 185 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 145 (5.63%) CCNA
5 123 (4.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 100 (3.88%) Security Cleared
7 87 (3.38%) MCSE
8 70 (2.72%) PMI Certification
9 64 (2.48%) SC Cleared
10 63 (2.44%) CCNP
11 58 (2.25%) PMP
12 55 (2.13%) MCP
13 54 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 51 (1.98%) ISEB
15 40 (1.55%) CISSP
15 40 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 37 (1.44%) CCSA
17 36 (1.40%) MCSA
18 32 (1.24%) CCSE
19 27 (1.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 430 (16.69%) SLA
2 56 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 53 (2.06%) ISO 9001
4 38 (1.47%) QA
5 21 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (0.47%) JSP 440
8 9 (0.35%) COBIT
9 7 (0.27%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 341 (13.23%) Active Directory
2 208 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (3.84%) XenApp
4 77 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 65 (2.52%) XenDesktop
6 30 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (0.74%) vSphere
8 15 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.54%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.50%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 9 (0.35%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (0.23%) Postfix
14 5 (0.19%) UAG
14 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.16%) Oracle Clusterware
16 2 (0.078%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.078%) Samba
16 2 (0.078%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 154 (5.98%) SCCM
2 77 (2.99%) SCOM
3 13 (0.50%) Puppet
4 12 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.43%) OpenView
5 11 (0.43%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.39%) Tivoli
7 9 (0.35%) SCVMM
7 9 (0.35%) Ansible
8 8 (0.31%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.31%) Control-M
8 8 (0.31%) Nagios
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.27%) DameWare
9 7 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
9 7 (0.27%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.23%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
12 4 (0.16%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 602 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 298 (11.56%) VMware
3 287 (11.14%) Cisco
4 262 (10.17%) Oracle
5 253 (9.82%) Citrix
6 125 (4.85%) SAP
6 125 (4.85%) HP
7 96 (3.73%) CheckPoint
8 90 (3.49%) IBM
9 71 (2.76%) F5
10 65 (2.52%) Red Hat
11 61 (2.37%) NetApp
12 49 (1.90%) ServiceNow
13 45 (1.75%) Remedy
14 41 (1.59%) Google
15 40 (1.55%) EMC
15 40 (1.55%) Juniper
16 38 (1.47%) ESRI
17 34 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
18 33 (1.28%) Dell
Northampton, Northamptonshire
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £42-£47K per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Posted: 2 days ago