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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK
Rank 331 323 303
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 726 1008 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.98% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.50% 3.53% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 548 833 848
Median salary £41,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,050
UK excluding London median salary £38,250 £40,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-4.96% -7.47%

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
20760 28585 29025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.72% 27.91% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16426 22892 23133
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 22 February 2017 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 -26 660 £42,500 -5.55% 73
London -38 239 £47,500 -4.04% 29
South East +89 123 £42,500 -15.00% 12
West Midlands +19 78 £52,500 +17.97% 1
North West -28 66 £37,500 - 6
Berkshire +63 56 £55,000 - 3
City of London +24 56 £52,500 +11.11% 10
South West +9 51 £25,000 -16.66% 6
Birmingham +28 45 £53,000 +11.57% 1
Yorkshire 0 40 £37,500 +11.11% 6
East of England -42 33 £43,000 +22.85% 9
East Midlands +7 31 £27,000 -35.71% 2
Cheshire +19 29 £20,000 -25.92% 3
Warrington +36 26 £20,000 -55.55%
West Yorkshire +7 26 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Hampshire +36 25 £41,250 -14.50% 5
Scotland +25 23 £40,000 -13.51% 3
Bristol +23 23 £24,000 -43.52% 1
Manchester -40 22 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Surrey +49 20 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Wales +6 20 £40,000 +18.51% 3
Leeds +23 18 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Northamptonshire +14 17 £26,500 -44.21% 2
Glasgow +28 15 £39,500 -7.05%
Wiltshire -1 15 £25,000 - 1
Maidenhead - 15 £65,000 -
Reading +33 14 £37,500 -31.81%
Merseyside +11 14 £53,573 +102.16% 2
Croydon +9 13 £42,000 -6.66%
South Wales +11 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 1626 (100.00%) ITIL
2 484 (29.77%) Service Delivery
3 456 (28.04%) Microsoft
4 428 (26.32%) Windows
5 364 (22.39%) Service Management
6 344 (21.16%) Finance
7 277 (17.04%) SLA
8 271 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 261 (16.05%) Degree
10 260 (15.99%) Incident Management
11 241 (14.82%) VMware
12 221 (13.59%) Active Directory
13 197 (12.12%) Linux
14 192 (11.81%) Cisco
14 192 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 190 (11.69%) Data Centre
16 178 (10.95%) ITSM
17 175 (10.76%) Firewall
18 172 (10.58%) Windows Server
19 169 (10.39%) MS Office
19 169 (10.39%) Problem Management
20 164 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
21 162 (9.96%) SQL
22 157 (9.66%) Security Cleared
23 156 (9.59%) Change Management
24 153 (9.41%) WAN
25 151 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
26 149 (9.16%) LAN
27 143 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
28 139 (8.55%) PRINCE2

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
1 102 (6.27%) MS Exchange
2 69 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 53 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (2.83%) IIS
5 28 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (1.29%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.86%) Apache
8 13 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.37%) Confluence
12 5 (0.31%) CMS
12 5 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.31%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.25%) JBoss
13 4 (0.25%) Jetty
13 4 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 271 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 169 (10.39%) MS Office
3 28 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 23 (1.41%) MS Project
6 4 (0.25%) Camtasia
7 3 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.23%) assyst
3 14 (0.86%) Sentinel
4 9 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.37%) SAP Business One
5 6 (0.37%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.31%) SAP EHS
7 4 (0.25%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.25%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.12%) Retail-J
9 2 (0.12%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI-AR
9 2 (0.12%) SAP FI-GL
9 2 (0.12%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.04%) Office 365
2 36 (2.21%) SaaS
3 30 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.29%) IaaS
7 16 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 15 (0.92%) PaaS
9 14 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
10 10 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.62%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.25%) G Suite
12 4 (0.25%) Yammer
13 3 (0.18%) Force.com
13 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 175 (10.76%) Firewall
2 153 (9.41%) WAN
3 149 (9.16%) LAN
4 79 (4.86%) OSPF
5 77 (4.74%) VPN
6 71 (4.37%) TCP/IP
7 50 (3.08%) DNS
8 45 (2.77%) VoIP
9 42 (2.58%) BGP
9 42 (2.58%) SAN
10 40 (2.46%) Wireless
11 35 (2.15%) DHCP
12 28 (1.72%) IPsec
13 27 (1.66%) Unified Communications
14 24 (1.48%) EIGRP
14 24 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
14 24 (1.48%) SSL
15 23 (1.41%) Internet
15 23 (1.41%) Network Security
16 21 (1.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (4.98%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 11 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (0.62%) SAP BW
11 9 (0.55%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.37%) Relational Database
14 5 (0.31%) Big Data
14 5 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.31%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.25%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.18%) Oracle BI EE
16 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (0.80%) JIRA
2 8 (0.49%) JMeter
2 8 (0.49%) LoadRunner
2 8 (0.49%) LoadUI
2 8 (0.49%) Ranorex
2 8 (0.49%) Selenium
2 8 (0.49%) SoapUI
3 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.31%) MSI
4 5 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.31%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.062%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.062%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.062%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.062%) Subversion
General
1 344 (21.16%) Finance
2 84 (5.17%) Banking
3 78 (4.80%) Retail
4 66 (4.06%) Legal
5 50 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.01%) Advertising
7 40 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.03%) Marketing
9 29 (1.78%) Law
10 28 (1.72%) Publishing
11 16 (0.98%) Billing
12 13 (0.80%) Back Office
13 8 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.43%) Automotive
14 7 (0.43%) Games
15 6 (0.37%) Front Office
15 6 (0.37%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 339 (20.85%) Analyst
2 243 (14.94%) Service Manager
3 146 (8.98%) Support Analyst
4 136 (8.36%) IT Manager
5 113 (6.95%) Applications Support
6 103 (6.33%) Service Analyst
6 103 (6.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 98 (6.03%) Delivery Manager
8 83 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
9 81 (4.98%) Applications Support Analyst
10 80 (4.92%) ITIL Manager
11 73 (4.49%) Incident Manager
12 72 (4.43%) Architect
13 69 (4.24%) Support Engineer
14 61 (3.75%) IT Services Manager
15 60 (3.69%) IT Support
16 58 (3.57%) ITIL Service Manager
17 57 (3.51%) IT Analyst
18 55 (3.38%) Project Manager
19 47 (2.89%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (2.77%) Web Services
2 42 (2.58%) .NET
3 39 (2.40%) XML
4 23 (1.41%) HTML
5 16 (0.98%) Middleware
6 14 (0.86%) JSON
7 11 (0.68%) .NET Framework
7 11 (0.68%) SOAP
8 9 (0.55%) XBRL
9 6 (0.37%) Classic ASP
9 6 (0.37%) COM
9 6 (0.37%) SAP Basis
9 6 (0.37%) Software Packaging
10 5 (0.31%) CSS
11 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET
11 4 (0.25%) SAML
11 4 (0.25%) WCF
11 4 (0.25%) XSL
12 3 (0.18%) JSP
13 2 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 190 (11.69%) Data Centre
2 122 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 105 (6.46%) Management Information System
4 71 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 31 (1.91%) CMDB
6 26 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 26 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
7 24 (1.48%) Blackberry
7 24 (1.48%) User Experience
8 22 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 19 (1.17%) CESG
10 18 (1.11%) Clustering
11 14 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
11 14 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.62%) EMC VNX
12 10 (0.62%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.43%) iSeries
14 6 (0.37%) FMCG
14 6 (0.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 428 (26.32%) Windows
2 197 (12.12%) Linux
3 172 (10.58%) Windows Server
4 98 (6.03%) Unix
5 93 (5.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 84 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 68 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (2.58%) Windows 10
11 31 (1.91%) Solaris
12 30 (1.85%) AIX
13 22 (1.35%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.62%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.55%) Android
16 8 (0.49%) CentOS
16 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
17 6 (0.37%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1626 (100.00%) ITIL
2 484 (29.77%) Service Delivery
3 364 (22.39%) Service Management
4 260 (15.99%) Incident Management
5 178 (10.95%) ITSM
6 169 (10.39%) Problem Management
7 164 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 156 (9.59%) Change Management
9 151 (9.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 139 (8.55%) PRINCE2
11 131 (8.06%) Project Management
12 113 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
13 97 (5.97%) Service Design
14 88 (5.41%) Configuration Management
14 88 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
15 85 (5.23%) Change Control
16 82 (5.04%) Mentoring
17 75 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
18 68 (4.18%) Line Management
19 65 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 162 (9.96%) SQL
2 58 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 23 (1.41%) Java
3 23 (1.41%) Perl
4 20 (1.23%) C
5 19 (1.17%) C#
5 19 (1.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 16 (0.98%) VB.NET
8 15 (0.92%) Bash Shell
9 12 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.68%) VB
10 11 (0.68%) VBScript
11 10 (0.62%) Python
12 9 (0.55%) PHP
13 8 (0.49%) ABAP
13 8 (0.49%) VBA
14 6 (0.37%) Ruby
14 6 (0.37%) VB6
15 4 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 261 (16.05%) Degree
2 157 (9.66%) Security Cleared
3 143 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 122 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 102 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
6 91 (5.60%) MCSE
7 74 (4.55%) CCNP
8 56 (3.44%) CCNA
9 51 (3.14%) MCSA
10 41 (2.52%) CISM
11 40 (2.46%) MCP
12 39 (2.40%) CISSP
12 39 (2.40%) ISEB
12 39 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 33 (2.03%) CISA
14 27 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (1.11%) PMI Certification
16 17 (1.05%) PMP
17 16 (0.98%) HND
17 16 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (17.04%) SLA
2 74 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 73 (4.49%) PCI DSS
4 66 (4.06%) QA
5 21 (1.29%) COBIT
6 19 (1.17%) ISO 9001
6 19 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.43%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (0.31%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.31%) RMADS
9 2 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.12%) ISO19770
10 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.062%) HIPAA
System Software
1 221 (13.59%) Active Directory
2 192 (11.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.98%) vSphere
5 16 (0.98%) XenApp
6 14 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.25%) GPFS
11 3 (0.18%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.18%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.12%) pfSense
12 2 (0.12%) UAG
12 2 (0.12%) vCloud
12 2 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (3.81%) SCCM
2 42 (2.58%) SCOM
3 17 (1.05%) Backup Exec
4 14 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
5 13 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
6 11 (0.68%) AirWatch
6 11 (0.68%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.62%) Nagios
8 9 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.55%) WSUS
9 6 (0.37%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.37%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.31%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.31%) Packer
10 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (0.31%) Terraform
11 4 (0.25%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 456 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 241 (14.82%) VMware
3 192 (11.81%) Cisco
4 115 (7.07%) Citrix
5 93 (5.72%) HP
6 70 (4.31%) CheckPoint
6 70 (4.31%) SAP
7 68 (4.18%) Red Hat
8 56 (3.44%) Oracle
8 56 (3.44%) ServiceNow
9 41 (2.52%) Fortinet
10 31 (1.91%) NetApp
11 28 (1.72%) EMC
12 23 (1.41%) Remedy
13 22 (1.35%) F5
14 21 (1.29%) Sage
15 20 (1.23%) BMC
15 20 (1.23%) Google
15 20 (1.23%) IBM
16 17 (1.05%) Juniper
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
RM plc
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Discretionary bonus & pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: MARKET SALARY
Posted: Yesterday
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £0.00 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £49,000 to £51,750 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 per annum + bonus + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19500 - £21500 per annum + Standy & Overtime allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago