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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 726 731 745
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 190 237 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.79% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 159 184 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £20,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%

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
26055 30058 32064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.36% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21070 23947 25135
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 July 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 July 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 -6 166 £37,500 +4.16% 21
South East +8 53 £32,000 -13.51% 5
London +30 47 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Hampshire +11 31 £27,500 -24.13% 3
South Wales +14 19 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Wales +12 19 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Cardiff +25 18 £26,500 -0.93% 1
Yorkshire +15 18 £35,000 - 3
Fareham +1 18 £25,250 +5.20% 1
East of England +40 16 £48,750 +137.80%
Leeds +32 16 £35,000 +22.80% 3
West Yorkshire +13 16 £35,000 - 3
South West +7 14 £34,250 -23.88% 2
Wiltshire +14 11 £28,500 -36.66% 2
West Midlands -5 11 £47,000 +161.11%
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
North West +8 10 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Surrey +18 7 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 7 £37,500 +29.31%
Manchester - 7 £37,500 - 2
Romford - 7 £23,500 -
Hertfordshire +25 6 £65,000 +152.42%
Berkshire -4 6 £36,250 -7.05% 1
Warwickshire +13 5 £49,000 +172.22%
City of London +55 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 4 - -
Salisbury +20 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leamington Spa +17 4 £49,000 +172.22%
Bedfordshire +17 4 - -
Milton Keynes +16 4 - -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 385 (100.00%) ITIL
2 212 (55.06%) Microsoft
3 163 (42.34%) Windows
4 155 (40.26%) MS Excel
5 119 (30.91%) SLA
6 118 (30.65%) SQL
7 97 (25.19%) VMware
8 95 (24.68%) Citrix
9 91 (23.64%) Active Directory
10 83 (21.56%) Cisco
11 80 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 78 (20.26%) Cisco Certification
13 77 (20.00%) Finance
14 75 (19.48%) CCNA
15 70 (18.18%) HP
16 69 (17.92%) Incident Management
17 67 (17.40%) Linux
18 58 (15.06%) MCSA
19 57 (14.81%) MS Exchange
20 52 (13.51%) Firewall
21 50 (12.99%) Service Management
22 47 (12.21%) Unix
22 47 (12.21%) SQL Server
23 45 (11.69%) MCTS
23 45 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
24 44 (11.43%) MS Office
25 41 (10.65%) Internet
26 40 (10.39%) MCSE
26 40 (10.39%) Degree
26 40 (10.39%) Windows Server

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 57 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.01%) Apache
3 16 (4.16%) IIS
4 15 (3.90%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.34%) Confluence
6 8 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.82%) JBoss
7 7 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.26%) SAS
10 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 155 (40.26%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.43%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.52%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.26%) Maximo
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.86%) Office 365
2 10 (2.60%) SaaS
3 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (13.51%) Firewall
2 41 (10.65%) Internet
3 36 (9.35%) TCP/IP
4 32 (8.31%) LAN
5 28 (7.27%) DNS
5 28 (7.27%) WAN
6 22 (5.71%) FTP
7 20 (5.19%) DHCP
8 18 (4.68%) HTTP
8 18 (4.68%) VoIP
8 18 (4.68%) VPN
9 16 (4.16%) SMTP
10 15 (3.90%) DMZ
10 15 (3.90%) Network Security
10 15 (3.90%) X.400
11 13 (3.38%) ADSL
11 13 (3.38%) HTTPS
12 12 (3.12%) SAN
13 7 (1.82%) IP Telephony
14 6 (1.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.94%) Oracle Database
4 15 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.12%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (2.60%) MySQL
9 9 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.30%) PowerCenter
11 4 (1.04%) Pentaho
11 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.78%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.38%) JIRA
2 6 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.04%) Subversion
3 4 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.78%) Toad
5 2 (0.52%) Ant
5 2 (0.52%) FishEye
5 2 (0.52%) Hudson
5 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.26%) PVCS
General
1 77 (20.00%) Finance
2 23 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.71%) Retail
4 17 (4.42%) Banking
5 12 (3.12%) Back Office
6 10 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.08%) Legal
8 5 (1.30%) Local Government
8 5 (1.30%) Marketing
8 5 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.04%) Law
10 3 (0.78%) Automotive
10 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.52%) Games
11 2 (0.52%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 119 (30.91%) Analyst
2 75 (19.48%) Support Analyst
3 62 (16.10%) Support Engineer
4 50 (12.99%) Applications Support
5 46 (11.95%) Applications Support Analyst
6 34 (8.83%) Administrator
7 30 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 27 (7.01%) Service Analyst
9 26 (6.75%) 1st Line Support
9 26 (6.75%) DBA
10 25 (6.49%) SQL DBA
11 23 (5.97%) 1st Line Engineer
11 23 (5.97%) Network Engineer
12 22 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 22 (5.71%) IT Support
13 21 (5.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 21 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
13 21 (5.45%) Technical Engineer
14 19 (4.94%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.75%) HTML
2 15 (3.90%) Web Services
3 13 (3.38%) .NET
4 9 (2.34%) ASP.NET
4 9 (2.34%) WCF
5 8 (2.08%) XML
6 4 (1.04%) JMS
6 4 (1.04%) ODBC
6 4 (1.04%) POSIX
6 4 (1.04%) XSD
7 3 (0.78%) REST
7 3 (0.78%) SOAP
8 2 (0.52%) LAMP
8 2 (0.52%) Middleware
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.26%) jQuery
9 1 (0.26%) JSON
9 1 (0.26%) WPF
9 1 (0.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.90%) CESG
3 15 (3.90%) Data Integration
4 13 (3.38%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.12%) CMDB
6 9 (2.34%) iPhone
7 8 (2.08%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.56%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.56%) PMI
9 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.30%) User Experience
10 4 (1.04%) AS400
10 4 (1.04%) iPad
10 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 163 (42.34%) Windows
2 67 (17.40%) Linux
3 47 (12.21%) Unix
4 40 (10.39%) Windows Server
5 37 (9.61%) Windows 7
6 31 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.42%) AIX
7 17 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.12%) Windows XP
9 11 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.82%) Solaris
12 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.26%) Debian
14 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (100.00%) ITIL
2 69 (17.92%) Incident Management
3 50 (12.99%) Service Management
4 39 (10.13%) E-Commerce
5 38 (9.87%) High Availability
6 37 (9.61%) Service Delivery
7 31 (8.05%) Ticket Management
8 28 (7.27%) Change Management
9 27 (7.01%) Project Management
10 26 (6.75%) ERP
11 25 (6.49%) PRINCE2
12 23 (5.97%) ITSM
13 22 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (5.71%) Database Theory
13 22 (5.71%) Relational Database Theory
14 21 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.94%) Configuration Management
15 19 (4.94%) Logistics
16 18 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (4.42%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 118 (30.65%) SQL
2 20 (5.19%) Shell Script
3 19 (4.94%) Java
4 16 (4.16%) T-SQL
5 15 (3.90%) C#
5 15 (3.90%) PL/SQL
6 11 (2.86%) C
7 8 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.30%) VB
10 4 (1.04%) AWK
10 4 (1.04%) Korn
10 4 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.04%) XPath
11 3 (0.78%) C++
12 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.52%) Perl
12 2 (0.52%) VC++
13 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 80 (20.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (20.26%) Cisco Certification
3 75 (19.48%) CCNA
4 58 (15.06%) MCSA
5 45 (11.69%) MCTS
6 40 (10.39%) Degree
6 40 (10.39%) MCSE
7 34 (8.83%) Security Cleared
8 30 (7.79%) Citrix Certification
9 29 (7.53%) SC Cleared
9 29 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 28 (7.27%) MCITP
11 26 (6.75%) CCA
12 22 (5.71%) MCDBA
13 17 (4.42%) CISSP
14 11 (2.86%) A+ Certification
15 10 (2.60%) CCENT
16 9 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (2.34%) Network+ Certification
17 8 (2.08%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (30.91%) SLA
2 14 (3.64%) Solvency II
3 9 (2.34%) QA
4 8 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.08%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 91 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 45 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.64%) vSphere
4 11 (2.86%) Terminal Server
5 10 (2.60%) XenApp
6 7 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.30%) XenServer
9 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.04%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.26%) Firmware
12 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (6.49%) CA Wily
2 24 (6.23%) HP Data Protector
2 24 (6.23%) Tivoli
2 24 (6.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (3.12%) SCCM
4 9 (2.34%) Control-M
5 5 (1.30%) SCOM
6 4 (1.04%) Puppet
7 3 (0.78%) MOM
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.52%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.52%) WSUS
9 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 212 (55.06%) Microsoft
2 97 (25.19%) VMware
3 95 (24.68%) Citrix
4 83 (21.56%) Cisco
5 70 (18.18%) HP
6 37 (9.61%) NetApp
7 33 (8.57%) EMC
8 30 (7.79%) Oracle
9 26 (6.75%) CA
10 25 (6.49%) Nimsoft
11 11 (2.86%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.34%) EXASOL
12 9 (2.34%) Informatica
12 9 (2.34%) Tableau
13 8 (2.08%) Avaya
14 6 (1.56%) Bloomberg
14 6 (1.56%) Remedy
14 6 (1.56%) Reuters
14 6 (1.56%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.30%) FactSet
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Seadrill Management
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago