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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK
Rank 326 314 289
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 756 943 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 0.95% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.56% 3.39% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 546 785 892
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,494
% change year-on-year
- -3.59%

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
21265 27805 29415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.22% 28.11% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16834 22231 23556
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 £70,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +2 696 £42,500 -1.16% 72
London -46 238 £47,500 - 32
South East +61 123 £44,000 -8.33% 11
West Midlands +46 107 £43,750 -0.56% 8
Birmingham +43 71 £52,000 +12.43% 2
North West -25 64 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Berkshire +36 60 £55,000 +5.76% 1
Yorkshire +13 50 £34,500 +9.52% 4
City of London +18 48 £48,500 +2.10% 9
South West +4 44 £25,000 -16.66% 3
East of England -42 32 £43,000 +22.85% 4
West Yorkshire +21 31 £36,250 +9.02% 4
East Midlands +11 30 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Cheshire +19 29 £23,500 -12.96% 1
Bristol +23 27 £28,500 -32.94% 1
Warrington +35 25 £20,000 -55.55% 1
Leeds +30 25 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Surrey +45 22 £35,000 -18.58% 1
Scotland +18 19 £45,000 -
Manchester -54 18 £37,500 - 5
Maidenhead - 16 £65,000 -
Woking +24 15 £35,000 +15.70%
Wales -2 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 14 £27,500 -34.52%
Bracknell - 14 £20,500 - 1
Hampshire +18 13 £51,250 +5.12% 2
Kent +15 12 £43,000 +7.50%
Reading +11 12 £75,000 +36.98%
Hertfordshire +9 12 £31,500 -7.35% 1
Northamptonshire +6 12 £25,500 -32.00%

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1666 (100.00%) ITIL
2 483 (28.99%) Service Delivery
3 448 (26.89%) Windows
4 437 (26.23%) Microsoft
5 376 (22.57%) Service Management
6 371 (22.27%) Finance
7 288 (17.29%) SLA
8 279 (16.75%) Degree
9 265 (15.91%) MS Excel
10 257 (15.43%) Incident Management
11 244 (14.65%) VMware
12 236 (14.17%) Active Directory
13 218 (13.09%) Linux
14 195 (11.70%) Data Centre
15 192 (11.52%) Windows Server
16 191 (11.46%) Cisco
17 189 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
18 187 (11.22%) ITSM
19 186 (11.16%) SQL
20 180 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
21 161 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
22 160 (9.60%) Firewall
22 160 (9.60%) Problem Management
23 157 (9.42%) Change Management
24 149 (8.94%) PRINCE2
25 146 (8.76%) WAN
25 146 (8.76%) Security Cleared
26 144 (8.64%) LAN
26 144 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
26 144 (8.64%) MS Office

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
1 119 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 69 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 64 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (2.46%) IIS
5 33 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (1.38%) Skype for Business
7 14 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (0.72%) Apache
9 10 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.42%) Confluence
12 7 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.24%) Jetty
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.24%) SAS
15 3 (0.18%) OpenEdge
16 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 265 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 144 (8.64%) MS Office
3 28 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.32%) MS Project
4 22 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (1.26%) assyst
1 21 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.78%) Sentinel
3 7 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.42%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.42%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.30%) Sage 200
4 5 (0.30%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.30%) SAP EHS
4 5 (0.30%) SAP FI-AP
4 5 (0.30%) SAP FI-AR
4 5 (0.30%) SAP FI-GL
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 89 (5.34%) Office 365
2 42 (2.52%) SaaS
3 31 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (1.02%) IaaS
7 16 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 15 (0.90%) OpenShift
9 13 (0.78%) PaaS
10 10 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.60%) Amazon S3
11 8 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.30%) G Suite
13 4 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.24%) Yammer
14 1 (0.060%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 160 (9.60%) Firewall
2 146 (8.76%) WAN
3 144 (8.64%) LAN
4 80 (4.80%) OSPF
5 76 (4.56%) VPN
6 65 (3.90%) TCP/IP
7 64 (3.84%) DNS
8 47 (2.82%) VoIP
9 46 (2.76%) BGP
10 42 (2.52%) SAN
11 40 (2.40%) DHCP
12 36 (2.16%) Wireless
13 32 (1.92%) IPsec
14 27 (1.62%) EIGRP
15 25 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (1.50%) HTTP
16 24 (1.44%) SSL
16 24 (1.44%) Unified Communications
17 22 (1.32%) Internet
17 22 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (1.38%) MongoDB
5 23 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (0.90%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (0.60%) Oracle Database
10 9 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.48%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.48%) SAP BW
12 7 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.30%) Big Data
13 5 (0.30%) GIS
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (0.96%) JIRA
2 6 (0.36%) TeamCity
2 6 (0.36%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.30%) Subversion
4 4 (0.24%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.24%) JMeter
4 4 (0.24%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.24%) LoadUI
4 4 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.24%) Ranorex
4 4 (0.24%) Selenium
4 4 (0.24%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.18%) MSI
5 3 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.060%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.060%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.060%) Jenkins
General
1 371 (22.27%) Finance
2 83 (4.98%) Retail
3 78 (4.68%) Banking
4 69 (4.14%) Legal
5 61 (3.66%) Advertising
6 52 (3.12%) Marketing
7 44 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 43 (2.58%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.98%) Law
10 25 (1.50%) Publishing
11 19 (1.14%) Billing
12 13 (0.78%) Back Office
13 10 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.42%) Automotive
14 7 (0.42%) Games
15 6 (0.36%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.24%) French Language
16 4 (0.24%) German Language
16 4 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 348 (20.89%) Analyst
2 239 (14.35%) Service Manager
3 144 (8.64%) IT Manager
4 143 (8.58%) Support Analyst
5 124 (7.44%) Applications Support
6 110 (6.60%) Service Analyst
7 99 (5.94%) Services Delivery Manager
8 94 (5.64%) Delivery Manager
9 89 (5.34%) Applications Support Analyst
10 83 (4.98%) ITIL Manager
11 81 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
12 77 (4.62%) Architect
13 68 (4.08%) IT Support
14 64 (3.84%) Support Engineer
15 62 (3.72%) IT Services Manager
16 60 (3.60%) Incident Manager
16 60 (3.60%) ITIL Service Manager
17 59 (3.54%) IT Analyst
17 59 (3.54%) Project Manager
18 45 (2.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (3.18%) Web Services
2 48 (2.88%) XML
3 40 (2.40%) .NET
4 30 (1.80%) JSON
5 19 (1.14%) HTML
6 18 (1.08%) SOAP
7 14 (0.84%) Middleware
8 9 (0.54%) XBRL
9 7 (0.42%) COM
10 6 (0.36%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.36%) Classic ASP
10 6 (0.36%) SAP Basis
11 5 (0.30%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.24%) SAML
12 4 (0.24%) WCF
12 4 (0.24%) XSL
13 3 (0.18%) AngularJS
13 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET
14 2 (0.12%) RESTful
14 2 (0.12%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 195 (11.70%) Data Centre
2 124 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (6.36%) Management Information System
4 66 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 26 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 26 (1.56%) Statistics
6 25 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
7 24 (1.44%) Blackberry
7 24 (1.44%) Clustering
8 23 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.32%) CMDB
9 22 (1.32%) User Experience
10 19 (1.14%) Virtual Team
11 17 (1.02%) CESG
12 16 (0.96%) Cryptography
12 16 (0.96%) EMC VNX
13 13 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
13 13 (0.78%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
15 9 (0.54%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 448 (26.89%) Windows
2 218 (13.09%) Linux
3 192 (11.52%) Windows Server
4 105 (6.30%) Unix
5 102 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (4.98%) Windows 7
7 75 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (3.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 43 (2.58%) Windows 10
11 36 (2.16%) Solaris
12 33 (1.98%) AIX
13 22 (1.32%) Windows 8
14 8 (0.48%) CentOS
14 8 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 7 (0.42%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (0.42%) Mac OS
15 7 (0.42%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.30%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1666 (100.00%) ITIL
2 483 (28.99%) Service Delivery
3 376 (22.57%) Service Management
4 257 (15.43%) Incident Management
5 187 (11.22%) ITSM
6 180 (10.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 161 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 160 (9.60%) Problem Management
9 157 (9.42%) Change Management
10 149 (8.94%) PRINCE2
11 135 (8.10%) Project Management
12 111 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (6.18%) Service Design
14 100 (6.00%) Mentoring
15 86 (5.16%) Change Control
16 81 (4.86%) Configuration Management
17 76 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
18 74 (4.44%) Risk Management
19 73 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
20 65 (3.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 186 (11.16%) SQL
2 65 (3.90%) PowerShell
3 43 (2.58%) Perl
4 32 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 28 (1.68%) T-SQL
6 27 (1.62%) Java
7 22 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 22 (1.32%) C#
8 20 (1.20%) C
8 20 (1.20%) Python
9 15 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 13 (0.78%) PHP
11 12 (0.72%) PL/SQL
11 12 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.60%) Ruby
12 10 (0.60%) VB
12 10 (0.60%) VBScript
13 8 (0.48%) ABAP
13 8 (0.48%) VBA
14 6 (0.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 279 (16.75%) Degree
2 146 (8.76%) Security Cleared
3 144 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 117 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 94 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
6 85 (5.10%) MCSE
7 67 (4.02%) CCNP
8 55 (3.30%) CCNA
9 52 (3.12%) MCSA
10 46 (2.76%) CISSP
10 46 (2.76%) ISEB
11 43 (2.58%) CISM
12 42 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 39 (2.34%) CISA
14 36 (2.16%) MCP
15 29 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (1.50%) PMP
17 24 (1.44%) MCITP
17 24 (1.44%) PMI Certification
18 16 (0.96%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (17.29%) SLA
2 86 (5.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (4.80%) PCI DSS
4 63 (3.78%) QA
5 33 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 24 (1.44%) COBIT
7 17 (1.02%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.60%) JSP 440
9 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.42%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.30%) ISO 14001
10 5 (0.30%) RMADS
11 4 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.12%) ISO19770
13 1 (0.060%) GAMP
System Software
1 236 (14.17%) Active Directory
2 189 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.52%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.50%) vSphere
5 22 (1.32%) VMware ESX
6 21 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (1.02%) XenApp
8 13 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.48%) vCloud
9 8 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.18%) GPFS
13 2 (0.12%) Docker
13 2 (0.12%) UAG
14 1 (0.060%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 1 (0.060%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 77 (4.62%) SCCM
2 48 (2.88%) SCOM
3 21 (1.26%) WSUS
4 19 (1.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 17 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
6 16 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
8 13 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 13 (0.78%) SCVMM
9 12 (0.72%) AirWatch
10 9 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
11 8 (0.48%) Nagios
11 8 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.42%) Kibana
12 7 (0.42%) Puppet
12 7 (0.42%) SCOrch
12 7 (0.42%) WMI
13 5 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
13 5 (0.30%) Control-M
13 5 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 437 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 244 (14.65%) VMware
3 191 (11.46%) Cisco
4 107 (6.42%) HP
5 102 (6.12%) Citrix
6 79 (4.74%) Red Hat
7 76 (4.56%) SAP
8 70 (4.20%) Oracle
9 67 (4.02%) CheckPoint
10 59 (3.54%) ServiceNow
11 38 (2.28%) Fortinet
12 36 (2.16%) NetApp
13 35 (2.10%) EMC
14 24 (1.44%) Google
15 22 (1.32%) Sage
16 21 (1.26%) F5
17 20 (1.20%) Dell
18 18 (1.08%) Remedy
19 17 (1.02%) BMC
19 17 (1.02%) Juniper
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26866.00 - £30896.00 per annum + Benefits + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + car
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to £55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £24,300 to £27,300 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Salary is dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 + Good Helthcare +
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago