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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 723 705 721
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 197 247 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.84% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 162 194 217
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%

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
25696 29504 31615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.29% 27.42% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20841 23791 24488
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -16 176 £37,500 - 14
London +35 51 £35,000 -36.36% 4
South East +7 51 £30,000 -21.05% 3
South West -3 25 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire 0 24 £42,500 -5.55%
East of England +29 19 £40,000 +6.66%
South Wales +21 17 £26,500 -15.87%
Wales +17 17 £26,500 -15.87%
Wiltshire +16 17 £50,000 +7.81% 3
North West +14 17 £37,500 +13.63% 2
Cardiff +19 15 £26,500 +3.92%
Yorkshire -6 13 £35,000 - 1
Leeds +14 11 £40,000 +45.45% 1
West Yorkshire +3 11 £40,000 +25.98% 1
Fareham -1 11 £19,000 -20.83%
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
Surrey +20 10 £26,583 -19.44%
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester +5 10 £37,500 +108.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +26 9 - -
Salisbury +20 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hertfordshire +22 7 £65,000 +36.84%
Milton Keynes +21 7 - -
Cambridge +13 7 - -
Bedford - 7 - -
Luton - 7 - -
Bedfordshire - 7 - -
West Midlands -2 6 £49,000 +172.22% 1
Gloucestershire - 6 £43,000 -
Swindon +8 5 £21,760 -53.07%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 384 (100.00%) ITIL
2 211 (54.95%) Microsoft
3 160 (41.67%) Windows
4 156 (40.63%) MS Excel
5 120 (31.25%) SLA
6 114 (29.69%) SQL
7 105 (27.34%) VMware
8 96 (25.00%) Citrix
9 90 (23.44%) Active Directory
10 84 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
11 83 (21.61%) CCNA
12 82 (21.35%) Cisco
13 73 (19.01%) Incident Management
14 71 (18.49%) Linux
14 71 (18.49%) Finance
15 70 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 66 (17.19%) HP
17 59 (15.36%) Service Management
18 55 (14.32%) MS Exchange
19 54 (14.06%) Firewall
20 49 (12.76%) MCSA
20 49 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
21 47 (12.24%) Internet
22 43 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (10.94%) SQL Server
24 41 (10.68%) Degree
25 40 (10.42%) Security Cleared
25 40 (10.42%) MS Office
26 39 (10.16%) Unix
26 39 (10.16%) Service Delivery

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 55 (14.32%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 16 (4.17%) Apache
4 13 (3.39%) Confluence
5 12 (3.13%) IIS
6 7 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.78%) JBoss
8 3 (0.78%) SAS
8 3 (0.78%) Tomcat
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%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 156 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 40 (10.42%) MS Office
3 6 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.78%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.52%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Maximo
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.26%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.86%) Office 365
2 9 (2.34%) SaaS
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.06%) Firewall
2 47 (12.24%) Internet
3 38 (9.90%) TCP/IP
4 33 (8.59%) DNS
5 31 (8.07%) LAN
6 29 (7.55%) DHCP
7 28 (7.29%) WAN
8 25 (6.51%) FTP
9 22 (5.73%) HTTP
9 22 (5.73%) SMTP
10 19 (4.95%) DMZ
10 19 (4.95%) Network Security
10 19 (4.95%) X.400
11 18 (4.69%) ADSL
11 18 (4.69%) VoIP
12 15 (3.91%) VPN
13 12 (3.13%) HTTPS
14 9 (2.34%) SAN
15 7 (1.82%) ISDN
15 7 (1.82%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.85%) Relational Database
3 19 (4.95%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.08%) MySQL
8 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.82%) Pentaho
9 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.56%) PowerCenter
11 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.78%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.17%) JIRA
2 7 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.78%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) PVCS
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 71 (18.49%) Finance
2 20 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.17%) Retail
4 12 (3.13%) Back Office
5 9 (2.34%) Banking
5 9 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.30%) Legal
6 5 (1.30%) Marketing
6 5 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.78%) Law
7 3 (0.78%) Local Government
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.52%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
9 1 (0.26%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 106 (27.60%) Analyst
2 70 (18.23%) Support Analyst
3 69 (17.97%) Support Engineer
4 43 (11.20%) Applications Support
5 38 (9.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
6 28 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 26 (6.77%) 1st Line Engineer
8 25 (6.51%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 25 (6.51%) Network Engineer
9 24 (6.25%) Service Analyst
10 22 (5.73%) Administrator
10 22 (5.73%) Technical Engineer
11 20 (5.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 20 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (5.21%) IT Support
12 19 (4.95%) Developer
12 19 (4.95%) Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (4.69%) SQL Support Analyst
13 18 (4.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.47%) HTML
2 15 (3.91%) Web Services
3 14 (3.65%) .NET
4 11 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.86%) WCF
5 9 (2.34%) XML
6 7 (1.82%) JMS
6 7 (1.82%) XSD
7 4 (1.04%) ODBC
7 4 (1.04%) POSIX
8 2 (0.52%) LAMP
9 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.26%) jQuery
9 1 (0.26%) JSON
9 1 (0.26%) Middleware
9 1 (0.26%) REST
9 1 (0.26%) SOAP
9 1 (0.26%) WPF
9 1 (0.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.47%) Data Integration
4 19 (4.95%) CESG
5 16 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.08%) CMDB
6 8 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.82%) iPhone
8 6 (1.56%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.56%) PMI
9 5 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.30%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.30%) User Experience
10 4 (1.04%) AS400
10 4 (1.04%) iPad
10 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 160 (41.67%) Windows
2 71 (18.49%) Linux
3 39 (10.16%) Unix
4 35 (9.11%) Windows 7
4 35 (9.11%) Windows Server
5 28 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (4.69%) AIX
7 16 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (2.60%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.04%) Solaris
11 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.52%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.26%) Debian
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (100.00%) ITIL
2 73 (19.01%) Incident Management
3 59 (15.36%) Service Management
4 39 (10.16%) Service Delivery
5 37 (9.64%) High Availability
6 31 (8.07%) E-Commerce
7 30 (7.81%) ERP
7 30 (7.81%) ITSM
7 30 (7.81%) Ticket Management
8 27 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (7.03%) PRINCE2
9 25 (6.51%) Change Management
10 23 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
10 23 (5.99%) Project Management
11 22 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (5.47%) SOA
13 17 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (4.43%) ETL
13 17 (4.43%) Logistics
14 16 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 114 (29.69%) SQL
2 20 (5.21%) Shell Script
3 18 (4.69%) Java
3 18 (4.69%) T-SQL
4 17 (4.43%) C#
4 17 (4.43%) PL/SQL
5 16 (4.17%) C
6 10 (2.60%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.82%) XPath
8 6 (1.56%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.04%) AWK
9 4 (1.04%) Korn
9 4 (1.04%) VB
10 3 (0.78%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.52%) C++
11 2 (0.52%) Perl
11 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.26%) Python
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 84 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (21.61%) CCNA
3 70 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (12.76%) MCSA
5 41 (10.68%) Degree
6 40 (10.42%) Security Cleared
7 34 (8.85%) MCTS
8 32 (8.33%) MCSE
9 31 (8.07%) SC Cleared
10 28 (7.29%) Citrix Certification
11 23 (5.99%) CCA
11 23 (5.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 21 (5.47%) CISSP
13 20 (5.21%) MCITP
14 14 (3.65%) DV Cleared
14 14 (3.65%) MCDBA
15 12 (3.13%) A+ Certification
15 12 (3.13%) CCENT
16 11 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
17 9 (2.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (31.25%) SLA
2 11 (2.86%) Solvency II
3 8 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.82%) QA
5 6 (1.56%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 90 (23.44%) Active Directory
2 49 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.39%) vSphere
4 12 (3.13%) Terminal Server
5 10 (2.60%) XenApp
6 7 (1.82%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.30%) XenServer
8 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.26%) Postfix
10 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (6.51%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (6.51%) Tivoli
1 25 (6.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 20 (5.21%) CA Wily
3 13 (3.39%) Control-M
3 13 (3.39%) SCCM
4 5 (1.30%) SCOM
5 4 (1.04%) Puppet
6 3 (0.78%) MOM
6 3 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.52%) WSUS
8 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.26%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.26%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 211 (54.95%) Microsoft
2 105 (27.34%) VMware
3 96 (25.00%) Citrix
4 82 (21.35%) Cisco
5 66 (17.19%) HP
6 36 (9.38%) NetApp
7 31 (8.07%) EMC
8 27 (7.03%) Oracle
9 21 (5.47%) CA
10 20 (5.21%) Nimsoft
11 15 (3.91%) Informatica
12 13 (3.39%) EXASOL
12 13 (3.39%) Tableau
13 11 (2.86%) Red Hat
14 9 (2.34%) Avaya
15 7 (1.82%) Talend
16 6 (1.56%) Apple
16 6 (1.56%) Juniper
16 6 (1.56%) Remedy
16 6 (1.56%) ServiceNow
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 5% Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Scotland
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbridge, Midlothian
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Middlesex
Sodexo
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum dependent on experience Annual
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Arrow Global
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 25 days ago