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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 288 261 308
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +47
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 1078 1318 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.10% 1.24% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 4.48% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1056 874
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,428 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
26665 29396 32773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.55% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21456 23097 26261
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -10 1004 £45,000 - 67
London -9 371 £50,750 -3.33% 21
South East -54 151 £49,250 +4.23% 12
West Midlands +29 150 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Birmingham +38 97 £70,000 +42.13%
Yorkshire -9 96 £40,000 -2.43% 7
West Yorkshire -4 83 £40,000 - 2
North West +50 67 £45,000 -18.18% 2
East Midlands +11 63 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South West +3 57 £35,000 -13.58% 4
City of London -15 52 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Berkshire -36 47 £56,600 +19.15% 4
East of England -47 46 £50,000 +42.85% 10
Leeds -9 44 £42,000 -6.66% 1
Manchester +20 40 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Hampshire -12 35 £40,000 +7.38% 2
Derbyshire +6 25 £35,000 -15.66% 2
Bracknell +1 22 £56,600 -9.44% 1
Surrey -25 21 £60,000 +27.65%
Cheshire +36 20 £28,500 -48.18%
Derby - 19 £35,000 -
Halifax +6 18 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Hertfordshire -7 18 £50,000 +42.85% 5
Wiltshire +12 17 £30,000 -53.95% 2
Scotland -2 17 £34,250 -31.50% 1
Reading -20 17 £60,000 +42.85% 1
Northamptonshire +25 16 £78,000 +164.40% 2
Northampton +23 16 £78,000 +110.81% 2
Wales +3 15 £36,375 -23.01%
Warwickshire -3 15 £31,000 -11.42%

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 2108 (100.00%) ITIL
2 662 (31.40%) Windows
3 578 (27.42%) Microsoft
4 519 (24.62%) Finance
5 437 (20.73%) Active Directory
6 424 (20.11%) Service Delivery
7 406 (19.26%) Service Management
8 346 (16.41%) VMware
9 319 (15.13%) Windows Server
10 318 (15.09%) SLA
11 297 (14.09%) MS Excel
12 265 (12.57%) SQL
12 265 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 265 (12.57%) Degree
13 243 (11.53%) Project Management
14 242 (11.48%) Cisco
15 233 (11.05%) Citrix
16 228 (10.82%) MS Exchange
16 228 (10.82%) PRINCE2
17 220 (10.44%) Incident Management
18 219 (10.39%) MS Office
19 215 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
20 211 (10.01%) Linux
21 209 (9.91%) Change Management
22 200 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
23 190 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
23 190 (9.01%) SQL Server
23 190 (9.01%) SCCM
24 186 (8.82%) Problem Management
25 174 (8.25%) Firewall

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
1 228 (10.82%) MS Exchange
2 149 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 104 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 77 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 59 (2.80%) IIS
6 43 (2.04%) Confluence
7 40 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 34 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (1.04%) Apache
11 18 (0.85%) CMS
11 18 (0.85%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.62%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.38%) Captiva
13 8 (0.38%) Documentum
14 7 (0.33%) iPlanet
15 6 (0.28%) Commerce Server
15 6 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.19%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 297 (14.09%) MS Excel
2 219 (10.39%) MS Office
3 25 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (1.19%) MS Project
4 14 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.095%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.095%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 31 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.28%) assyst
6 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.19%) Infor SunSystems
7 4 (0.19%) Maximo
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.19%) SAP SM
8 3 (0.14%) AWD
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.095%) SAP EHS
9 2 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 153 (7.26%) Office 365
2 60 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
3 57 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 38 (1.80%) SaaS
6 32 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (0.90%) OpenShift
8 15 (0.71%) IaaS
9 14 (0.66%) PaaS
10 13 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (0.38%) Force.com
12 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.095%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.047%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.047%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.047%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 174 (8.25%) Firewall
2 150 (7.12%) WAN
3 136 (6.45%) LAN
4 104 (4.93%) TCP/IP
5 99 (4.70%) DNS
6 87 (4.13%) SAN
7 79 (3.75%) VoIP
8 72 (3.42%) VPN
9 67 (3.18%) LDAP
10 65 (3.08%) DHCP
11 52 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (2.23%) Unified Communications
13 44 (2.09%) MPLS
14 39 (1.85%) Wireless
15 38 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 37 (1.76%) Internet
16 37 (1.76%) Wi-Fi
17 31 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
18 28 (1.33%) VLAN
19 26 (1.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 18 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 13 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (0.52%) MySQL
10 10 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (0.43%) MongoDB
11 9 (0.43%) NoSQL
12 7 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.33%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.33%) GIS
12 7 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.28%) IDOL
13 6 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (2.32%) JIRA
2 42 (1.99%) Subversion
3 22 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.38%) Serena SBM
6 6 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.14%) PeopleTools
9 1 (0.047%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.047%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.047%) Hudson
9 1 (0.047%) MSI
9 1 (0.047%) Selenium
9 1 (0.047%) Toad
General
1 519 (24.62%) Finance
2 94 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 82 (3.89%) Legal
4 73 (3.46%) Advertising
5 71 (3.37%) Banking
6 63 (2.99%) Retail
7 57 (2.70%) Marketing
8 54 (2.56%) Law
9 41 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.23%) Publishing
11 22 (1.04%) Billing
12 18 (0.85%) Japanese Language
13 15 (0.71%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.66%) German Language
15 12 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.43%) Front Office
16 9 (0.43%) Games
16 9 (0.43%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.38%) French Language
17 8 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 444 (21.06%) Analyst
2 337 (15.99%) Service Manager
3 181 (8.59%) Support Analyst
4 172 (8.16%) IT Manager
5 156 (7.40%) Service Analyst
6 151 (7.16%) ITIL Manager
7 145 (6.88%) Delivery Manager
8 134 (6.36%) Applications Support
9 132 (6.26%) Services Delivery Manager
10 127 (6.02%) Support Engineer
11 109 (5.17%) ITIL Service Manager
12 101 (4.79%) IT Services Manager
13 91 (4.32%) Service Desk Analyst
14 88 (4.17%) Service Desk Manager
15 87 (4.13%) Project Manager
16 77 (3.65%) IT Support
17 75 (3.56%) Team Leader
18 69 (3.27%) Applications Support Analyst
18 69 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 69 (3.27%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (5.17%) Web Services
2 50 (2.37%) .NET
3 43 (2.04%) HTML
4 20 (0.95%) CSS
5 15 (0.71%) ASP.NET
6 14 (0.66%) XML
7 13 (0.62%) Middleware
8 9 (0.43%) JSON
9 8 (0.38%) JPA
10 7 (0.33%) SAML
11 6 (0.28%) HTML5
12 5 (0.24%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.24%) SOAP
12 5 (0.24%) Ultra Messaging
13 4 (0.19%) 802.1X
13 4 (0.19%) LAMP
13 4 (0.19%) SAP Basis
13 4 (0.19%) Sass
13 4 (0.19%) WCF
13 4 (0.19%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 200 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 86 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 68 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 48 (2.28%) Statistics
6 45 (2.13%) CMDB
7 43 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
8 40 (1.90%) Derivative
8 40 (1.90%) Equities
9 34 (1.61%) Computer Science
10 30 (1.42%) Clustering
11 20 (0.95%) Driving Licence
12 17 (0.81%) Mainframe
13 16 (0.76%) Client/Server
13 16 (0.76%) Life Science
14 15 (0.71%) EMC VNX
14 15 (0.71%) PMI
15 14 (0.66%) Replication
16 13 (0.62%) Fintech
17 12 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 662 (31.40%) Windows
2 319 (15.13%) Windows Server
3 211 (10.01%) Linux
4 190 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (5.65%) Windows 7
6 117 (5.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 89 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 67 (3.18%) Unix
10 39 (1.85%) Windows 8
11 19 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 17 (0.81%) Windows 10
13 12 (0.57%) Android
14 10 (0.47%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.43%) HPUX
15 9 (0.43%) Solaris
16 6 (0.28%) OS/400
16 6 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.24%) AIX
17 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2108 (100.00%) ITIL
2 424 (20.11%) Service Delivery
3 406 (19.26%) Service Management
4 243 (11.53%) Project Management
5 228 (10.82%) PRINCE2
6 220 (10.44%) Incident Management
7 209 (9.91%) Change Management
8 186 (8.82%) Problem Management
9 150 (7.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 144 (6.83%) ITSM
11 143 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
12 137 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 109 (5.17%) Release Management
14 94 (4.46%) Mentoring
15 91 (4.32%) Line Management
16 88 (4.17%) Configuration Management
17 82 (3.89%) People Management
18 72 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
19 70 (3.32%) Root Cause Analysis
20 67 (3.18%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 265 (12.57%) SQL
2 107 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 88 (4.17%) Perl
4 63 (2.99%) Bash Shell
4 63 (2.99%) Java
5 40 (1.90%) C
6 34 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 29 (1.38%) Python
8 23 (1.09%) C#
9 19 (0.90%) VB
10 18 (0.85%) VBA
11 16 (0.76%) Ruby
12 14 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 13 (0.62%) T-SQL
13 13 (0.62%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.47%) VB6
15 8 (0.38%) VBScript
16 4 (0.19%) AWK
16 4 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 265 (12.57%) Degree
1 265 (12.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 167 (7.92%) MCSE
3 146 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (4.60%) Security Cleared
5 91 (4.32%) CCNA
5 91 (4.32%) MCP
6 81 (3.84%) CCNP
7 75 (3.56%) SC Cleared
8 65 (3.08%) MCSA
9 59 (2.80%) CISSP
10 55 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 51 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 41 (1.94%) CISM
13 37 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 31 (1.47%) CISA
15 30 (1.42%) MCITP
16 25 (1.19%) PMI Certification
17 24 (1.14%) ISEB
18 20 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (15.09%) SLA
2 75 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (2.42%) QA
4 38 (1.80%) PCI DSS
5 29 (1.38%) COBIT
6 19 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.24%) GAAP
7 5 (0.24%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.24%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.14%) GxP
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.095%) HL7
10 2 (0.095%) ISO19770
10 2 (0.095%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.095%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.047%) BS7799
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 437 (20.73%) Active Directory
2 215 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 102 (4.84%) XenApp
5 69 (3.27%) vSphere
6 67 (3.18%) XenDesktop
7 28 (1.33%) VMware ESX
8 23 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (1.00%) XenServer
10 18 (0.85%) NFS
11 11 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.52%) Xen
12 9 (0.43%) Terminal Server
13 8 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 7 (0.33%) Dovecot
14 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.047%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.047%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 190 (9.01%) SCCM
2 126 (5.98%) SCOM
3 50 (2.37%) Puppet
4 48 (2.28%) Control-M
5 43 (2.04%) OpenView
6 24 (1.14%) WSUS
7 22 (1.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 21 (1.00%) Backup Exec
9 19 (0.90%) SCVMM
10 14 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
11 11 (0.52%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.52%) vRealize
12 10 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
12 10 (0.47%) Nagios
13 9 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
14 8 (0.38%) EMC VPLEX
15 6 (0.28%) AirWatch
15 6 (0.28%) Ansible
15 6 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
15 6 (0.28%) yum
Vendors
1 578 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 346 (16.41%) VMware
3 242 (11.48%) Cisco
4 233 (11.05%) Citrix
5 145 (6.88%) Oracle
6 137 (6.50%) HP
7 86 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 59 (2.80%) Remedy
9 58 (2.75%) EMC
10 52 (2.47%) NetApp
11 44 (2.09%) CheckPoint
12 41 (1.94%) Juniper
13 38 (1.80%) SAP
14 36 (1.71%) ServiceNow
15 35 (1.66%) Symantec
16 33 (1.57%) BMC
16 33 (1.57%) SolarWinds
17 31 (1.47%) Qualys
18 25 (1.19%) AppSense
18 25 (1.19%) Google
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Healthcare, On Call Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + + Bonus (6K) + Full Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5k Shift Patterns
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + fantastic pension and holiday package
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + 25 days holiday, BUPA, Life assura
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Epping, Essex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £31,800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago