The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Foundation Certificate over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 720 747 816
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +69
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 189 218 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.73% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 146 176 157
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,157
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.33%

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
27039 29728 32470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.13% 27.50% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21817 23333 26059
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 £66,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Foundation Certificate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the UK.

ITIL Foundation Certificate Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

ITIL Foundation Certificate Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 Foundation Certificate within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -18 163 £35,000 +16.66% 24
London +23 49 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South East +13 49 £25,500 +4.08% 8
Hampshire +30 27 £25,500 -43.33% 2
Yorkshire +10 22 £32,500 -1.51% 4
Fareham +5 22 £25,500 +4.08% 1
West Yorkshire +20 21 £32,500 +4.83% 4
Leeds +13 21 £32,500 -1.51% 4
Wales +14 16 £26,000 -5.45% 1
East of England +16 15 £37,500 +29.31% 1
South Wales +12 15 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Cardiff +5 13 £26,000 -18.75%
City of London +51 12 £45,000 -21.73% 1
West Midlands -11 12 £31,750 +20.95% 3
South West +8 9 £29,000 -35.55% 1
North West +11 7 £33,750 -3.57%
Surrey +4 7 £26,583 +22.22% 1
Bedfordshire +6 6 - -
Luton +1 6 - -
Manchester -3 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Leamington Spa +11 5 £27,000 +50.00%
Scotland -1 5 £45,000 -
Warwickshire -5 5 £27,000 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire -12 5 £37,500 +27.11%
Bristol +8 4 £40,500 +24.61%
Wiltshire +7 4 £27,000 -40.00%
Berkshire +5 4 £37,500 +56.25% 3
Oxfordshire -4 4 £23,500 -53.00%
Wolverhampton - 4 £38,750 - 1
Oxford - 4 £23,500 -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 Foundation Certificate.

1 413 (100.00%) ITIL
2 206 (49.88%) Microsoft
3 174 (42.13%) Windows
4 140 (33.90%) MS Excel
5 132 (31.96%) SQL
6 111 (26.88%) Active Directory
7 104 (25.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 102 (24.70%) SLA
9 95 (23.00%) VMware
10 90 (21.79%) Finance
11 86 (20.82%) Citrix
12 77 (18.64%) Cisco
13 74 (17.92%) Service Management
14 71 (17.19%) MCSA
15 68 (16.46%) MS Exchange
16 66 (15.98%) HP
17 61 (14.77%) MCTS
18 60 (14.53%) SQL Server
19 58 (14.04%) Degree
20 56 (13.56%) Relational Database
21 55 (13.32%) Unix
21 55 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
22 54 (13.08%) Windows Server
23 53 (12.83%) CCNA
24 52 (12.59%) MS Office
24 52 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure
24 52 (12.59%) Incident Management
25 50 (12.11%) MCSE
26 48 (11.62%) Linux
27 47 (11.38%) Windows 7

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 68 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 43 (10.41%) Apache
3 17 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.39%) JBoss
4 14 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (2.66%) IIS
6 10 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.45%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 140 (33.90%) MS Excel
2 52 (12.59%) MS Office
3 4 (0.97%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.48%) Revit
6 1 (0.24%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.24%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 9 (2.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (0.73%) Retail-J
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Maximo
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.91%) SaaS
2 7 (1.69%) Office 365
3 4 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.75%) LAN
2 31 (7.51%) TCP/IP
3 29 (7.02%) Firewall
3 29 (7.02%) Internet
4 27 (6.54%) WAN
5 21 (5.08%) DNS
6 18 (4.36%) VPN
7 17 (4.12%) SAN
8 14 (3.39%) VoIP
9 10 (2.42%) ADSL
10 9 (2.18%) iSCSI
11 8 (1.94%) DHCP
11 8 (1.94%) InfiniBand
11 8 (1.94%) LDAP
12 6 (1.45%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.21%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.21%) FCoE
13 5 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 56 (13.56%) Relational Database
3 24 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (5.57%) Oracle Database
5 22 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (2.18%) MySQL
9 9 (2.18%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.24%) OLTP
14 1 (0.24%) QlikView
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
14 1 (0.24%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (2.91%) JIRA
2 11 (2.66%) Subversion
3 10 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.18%) Ant
4 9 (2.18%) FishEye
4 9 (2.18%) Hudson
4 9 (2.18%) Jenkins
4 9 (2.18%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.24%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
General
1 90 (21.79%) Finance
2 29 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.78%) Retail
4 26 (6.30%) Banking
5 24 (5.81%) Legal
6 13 (3.15%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.18%) Local Government
8 7 (1.69%) Law
9 5 (1.21%) Back Office
9 5 (1.21%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.21%) Online Betting
9 5 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.97%) Automotive
11 3 (0.73%) Marketing
12 2 (0.48%) Advertising
12 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 2 (0.48%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.24%) Electronics
13 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 148 (35.84%) Analyst
2 87 (21.07%) Support Analyst
3 68 (16.46%) Administrator
4 57 (13.80%) Support Engineer
5 49 (11.86%) Applications Support
6 44 (10.65%) Applications Support Analyst
7 38 (9.20%) DBA
8 37 (8.96%) SQL DBA
9 36 (8.72%) Service Analyst
10 32 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 21 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (5.08%) IT Analyst
12 21 (5.08%) IT Support
13 20 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
14 19 (4.60%) Developer
14 19 (4.60%) SQL Server DBA
15 18 (4.36%) Systems Administrator
16 17 (4.12%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.81%) HTML
2 20 (4.84%) .NET
3 16 (3.87%) Web Services
4 12 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 11 (2.66%) WCF
6 9 (2.18%) Middleware
7 8 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (1.45%) XML
9 5 (1.21%) REST
9 5 (1.21%) SOAP
10 2 (0.48%) ODBC
11 1 (0.24%) CSS
11 1 (0.24%) jQuery
11 1 (0.24%) JSON
11 1 (0.24%) LAMP
11 1 (0.24%) POSIX
11 1 (0.24%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.75%) Management Information System
2 21 (5.08%) CMDB
3 16 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 14 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 12 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 11 (2.66%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.69%) iPhone
8 7 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.45%) User Experience
9 6 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.21%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.21%) e-Health
10 5 (1.21%) FlexPod
10 5 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.21%) IPTV
10 5 (1.21%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.21%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (0.97%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 174 (42.13%) Windows
2 55 (13.32%) Unix
3 54 (13.08%) Windows Server
4 48 (11.62%) Linux
5 47 (11.38%) Windows 7
6 30 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (4.36%) Windows XP
8 13 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (3.15%) Solaris
9 12 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (2.18%) AIX
12 7 (1.69%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.21%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (0.97%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.24%) Debian
16 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (100.00%) ITIL
2 74 (17.92%) Service Management
3 52 (12.59%) Incident Management
4 46 (11.14%) E-Commerce
5 42 (10.17%) Change Management
6 39 (9.44%) Service Delivery
7 36 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (8.72%) High Availability
8 35 (8.47%) Project Management
9 34 (8.23%) Database Theory
9 34 (8.23%) Relational Database Theory
9 34 (8.23%) Ticket Management
10 30 (7.26%) Configuration Management
11 28 (6.78%) Asset Management
12 27 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (5.57%) Data Protection
14 22 (5.33%) SDLC
15 21 (5.08%) PRINCE2
16 20 (4.84%) Information Security
17 19 (4.60%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 132 (31.96%) SQL
2 23 (5.57%) T-SQL
3 22 (5.33%) C#
4 20 (4.84%) Java
5 15 (3.63%) Shell Script
6 14 (3.39%) C
7 11 (2.66%) VB.NET
8 10 (2.42%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.97%) VB
11 3 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.73%) Perl
12 2 (0.48%) C++
12 2 (0.48%) Python
12 2 (0.48%) VC++
13 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.24%) AWK
13 1 (0.24%) VBA
13 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (25.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (17.19%) MCSA
3 61 (14.77%) MCTS
4 58 (14.04%) Degree
5 55 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (12.83%) CCNA
7 50 (12.11%) MCSE
8 44 (10.65%) MCITP
9 41 (9.93%) Security Cleared
10 34 (8.23%) MCDBA
11 32 (7.75%) Citrix Certification
11 32 (7.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 29 (7.02%) CCA
13 28 (6.78%) SC Cleared
14 13 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (2.91%) A+ Certification
16 11 (2.66%) MCP
17 9 (2.18%) MCDST
17 9 (2.18%) Network+ Certification
18 7 (1.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (24.70%) SLA
2 26 (6.30%) QA
3 17 (4.12%) Solvency II
4 11 (2.66%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.66%) PCI DSS
5 9 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
System Software
1 111 (26.88%) Active Directory
2 52 (12.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.91%) XenApp
4 9 (2.18%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.18%) Terminal Server
5 8 (1.94%) vSphere
6 7 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.45%) XenServer
8 4 (0.97%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.24%) Firmware
11 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.24%) Postfix
11 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (5.81%) SCCM
2 23 (5.57%) CA Wily
3 15 (3.63%) HP Data Protector
3 15 (3.63%) Tivoli
3 15 (3.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (3.39%) SCOM
5 9 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 8 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
7 7 (1.69%) HP SIM
8 6 (1.45%) Nagios
9 5 (1.21%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.97%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.97%) Puppet
11 3 (0.73%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.73%) MOM
11 3 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 206 (49.88%) Microsoft
2 95 (23.00%) VMware
3 86 (20.82%) Citrix
4 77 (18.64%) Cisco
5 66 (15.98%) HP
6 37 (8.96%) Oracle
7 36 (8.72%) NetApp
8 32 (7.75%) CA
8 32 (7.75%) EMC
9 23 (5.57%) Nimsoft
10 12 (2.91%) Red Hat
10 12 (2.91%) SolarWinds
11 10 (2.42%) Remedy
12 9 (2.18%) BMC
13 8 (1.94%) FrontRange
13 8 (1.94%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.69%) IBM
15 6 (1.45%) Avaya
16 5 (1.21%) Adobe
16 5 (1.21%) Autodesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DS Smith
Salary: £45-50k, Car & fuel card, up to 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Car + Fuel Card, Up To 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
CSC
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago
South East
HP
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago