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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 745 738 810
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +72
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 192 238 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.78% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 141 196 147
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,300
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +1.78%

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
27936 30461 32723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.59% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22533 23760 26196
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
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 5 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 5 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 -31 168 £35,000 +16.66% 22
London +8 57 £45,000 +2.85% 5
South East +6 43 £26,583 +13.11% 3
Yorkshire 0 24 £32,000 -8.57% 5
West Yorkshire +19 22 £28,500 +3.63% 5
Hampshire +15 22 £25,500 -43.33% 2
Leeds +12 22 £28,500 +3.63% 5
Fareham +8 18 £25,500 +4.08% 2
East of England -10 16 £36,000 +24.13% 1
City of London +40 14 £45,000 -16.27%
Wales +10 13 £26,000 +2.97% 1
South Wales +15 12 £26,000 +2.97% 1
South West +1 11 £31,000 +3.33%
West Midlands -17 10 £29,000 +5.45% 6
Cardiff +8 9 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Bedfordshire +9 8 - -
Luton +8 8 - -
Berkshire -1 8 £35,000 +42.85%
Scotland - 8 £37,500 -
North West +5 6 £28,000 -20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £52,500 +75.00%
Manchester +6 5 £29,000 -27.50% 2
Surrey -1 5 £26,583 +22.22% 1
Wiltshire -1 5 £27,000 -6.89%
Glasgow - 5 £30,000 -
Chippenham - 5 £27,000 -
Maidenhead +11 4 £35,000 -37.77%
Bristol +6 4 £40,500 +24.61%
Leamington Spa - 4 £27,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £27,000 - 1

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 434 (100.00%) ITIL
2 211 (48.62%) Microsoft
3 175 (40.32%) Windows
4 145 (33.41%) MS Excel
5 139 (32.03%) SQL
6 112 (25.81%) Active Directory
7 102 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 96 (22.12%) SLA
8 96 (22.12%) VMware
9 94 (21.66%) Finance
10 80 (18.43%) Service Management
10 80 (18.43%) Citrix
11 72 (16.59%) Cisco
12 68 (15.67%) MCSA
12 68 (15.67%) Degree
13 66 (15.21%) MS Exchange
14 65 (14.98%) MS Office
15 62 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 61 (14.06%) MCTS
17 60 (13.82%) Unix
18 59 (13.59%) Relational Database
19 58 (13.36%) Windows Server
20 55 (12.67%) HP
21 54 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
22 53 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
23 52 (11.98%) CCNA
24 51 (11.75%) MCSE
24 51 (11.75%) Windows 7
24 51 (11.75%) Incident Management
25 49 (11.29%) Security Cleared

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 66 (15.21%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.14%) Apache
3 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.23%) IIS
3 14 (3.23%) JBoss
3 14 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 13 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.07%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 145 (33.41%) MS Excel
2 65 (14.98%) MS Office
3 4 (0.92%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.46%) Revit
6 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 8 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.69%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (0.69%) Retail-J
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Maximo
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.00%) SaaS
2 6 (1.38%) Office 365
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.14%) Internet
2 29 (6.68%) TCP/IP
3 28 (6.45%) LAN
4 27 (6.22%) Firewall
5 21 (4.84%) VPN
5 21 (4.84%) WAN
6 20 (4.61%) DNS
7 19 (4.38%) SAN
8 14 (3.23%) VoIP
9 8 (1.84%) InfiniBand
9 8 (1.84%) iSCSI
9 8 (1.84%) LDAP
10 7 (1.61%) ADSL
11 6 (1.38%) DHCP
12 5 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.15%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.15%) FCoE
12 5 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 59 (13.59%) Relational Database
3 24 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (5.30%) Oracle Database
5 22 (5.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (3.69%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.30%) MySQL
10 9 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (1.84%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.23%) OLTP
15 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.23%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (3.00%) JIRA
2 11 (2.53%) Subversion
2 11 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (2.07%) Ant
4 9 (2.07%) FishEye
4 9 (2.07%) Hudson
4 9 (2.07%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.23%) Toad
5 1 (0.23%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 94 (21.66%) Finance
2 32 (7.37%) Retail
2 32 (7.37%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.68%) Banking
4 23 (5.30%) Legal
5 13 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.07%) Local Government
7 7 (1.61%) Law
7 7 (1.61%) Online Betting
8 6 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.15%) Welsh Language
10 4 (0.92%) Automotive
10 4 (0.92%) Back Office
11 3 (0.69%) Marketing
11 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
13 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (37.56%) Analyst
2 95 (21.89%) Support Analyst
3 76 (17.51%) Administrator
4 57 (13.13%) Applications Support
5 51 (11.75%) Support Engineer
6 44 (10.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 42 (9.68%) Service Analyst
8 41 (9.45%) DBA
9 40 (9.22%) SQL DBA
10 35 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
11 29 (6.68%) 2nd Line Support
12 25 (5.76%) IT Support
13 22 (5.07%) IT Analyst
13 22 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
14 21 (4.84%) SQL Server DBA
15 20 (4.61%) Service Manager
16 19 (4.38%) 1st Line Support
16 19 (4.38%) Desktop Support
17 18 (4.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 18 (4.15%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.07%) .NET
2 21 (4.84%) HTML
3 15 (3.46%) Web Services
4 10 (2.30%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.07%) Middleware
5 9 (2.07%) WCF
6 8 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (1.38%) XML
8 5 (1.15%) REST
8 5 (1.15%) SOAP
9 4 (0.92%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.92%) J2EE
9 4 (0.92%) Struts
10 1 (0.23%) CSS
10 1 (0.23%) jQuery
10 1 (0.23%) JSON
10 1 (0.23%) LAMP
10 1 (0.23%) ODBC
10 1 (0.23%) POSIX
10 1 (0.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 23 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.84%) CMDB
4 14 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.00%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.53%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.07%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.84%) iPhone
9 8 (1.84%) User Experience
10 7 (1.61%) IPTV
10 7 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.61%) Over-the-Top Content
11 6 (1.38%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.15%) e-Health
12 5 (1.15%) FlexPod
12 5 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 175 (40.32%) Windows
2 60 (13.82%) Unix
3 58 (13.36%) Windows Server
4 51 (11.75%) Windows 7
5 47 (10.83%) Linux
6 27 (6.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (4.38%) Windows XP
8 16 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.46%) Solaris
10 12 (2.76%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (1.61%) AIX
14 6 (1.38%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.46%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.23%) Android
17 1 (0.23%) Debian
17 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (100.00%) ITIL
2 80 (18.43%) Service Management
3 51 (11.75%) Incident Management
4 48 (11.06%) E-Commerce
5 46 (10.60%) Service Delivery
6 44 (10.14%) Change Management
7 38 (8.76%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (8.53%) Database Theory
8 37 (8.53%) Relational Database Theory
9 33 (7.60%) Configuration Management
10 31 (7.14%) High Availability
11 30 (6.91%) Asset Management
11 30 (6.91%) Project Management
12 29 (6.68%) Ticket Management
13 25 (5.76%) Data Protection
14 24 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (5.53%) SDLC
15 21 (4.84%) ITSM
15 21 (4.84%) Problem Management
15 21 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 139 (32.03%) SQL
2 26 (5.99%) C#
3 23 (5.30%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.38%) Java
5 18 (4.15%) C
6 15 (3.46%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.30%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.07%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.69%) Perl
10 3 (0.69%) VB
11 2 (0.46%) C++
11 2 (0.46%) Python
11 2 (0.46%) VC++
12 1 (0.23%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.23%) AWK
12 1 (0.23%) Korn
12 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 102 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (15.67%) Degree
2 68 (15.67%) MCSA
3 61 (14.06%) MCTS
4 54 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
5 52 (11.98%) CCNA
6 51 (11.75%) MCSE
7 49 (11.29%) Security Cleared
8 44 (10.14%) MCITP
9 37 (8.53%) MCDBA
10 36 (8.29%) SC Cleared
11 33 (7.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 30 (6.91%) CCA
12 30 (6.91%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (3.23%) A+ Certification
14 12 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (2.53%) MCP
16 9 (2.07%) MCDST
17 6 (1.38%) MOS
17 6 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (22.12%) SLA
2 29 (6.68%) QA
3 18 (4.15%) Solvency II
4 12 (2.76%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (1.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 112 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 53 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.30%) XenApp
4 8 (1.84%) vSphere
5 6 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.38%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.92%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.69%) XenServer
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Postfix
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (5.07%) SCCM
2 20 (4.61%) CA Wily
3 12 (2.76%) HP Data Protector
3 12 (2.76%) SCOM
3 12 (2.76%) Tivoli
3 12 (2.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (2.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (1.84%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (1.38%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.38%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.38%) Nagios
7 4 (0.92%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.69%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.69%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (0.69%) Puppet
9 2 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.46%) MOM
9 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 211 (48.62%) Microsoft
2 96 (22.12%) VMware
3 80 (18.43%) Citrix
4 72 (16.59%) Cisco
5 55 (12.67%) HP
6 39 (8.99%) Oracle
7 31 (7.14%) NetApp
8 29 (6.68%) CA
9 27 (6.22%) EMC
10 20 (4.61%) Nimsoft
11 15 (3.46%) Red Hat
12 11 (2.53%) Remedy
12 11 (2.53%) SolarWinds
13 9 (2.07%) ServiceNow
14 8 (1.84%) BMC
14 8 (1.84%) FrontRange
15 7 (1.61%) Adobe
15 7 (1.61%) IBM
15 7 (1.61%) Symantec
16 6 (1.38%) Intel Security
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £34,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £80 - £120 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Good Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Church House, Westminster SW1P 3AZ
Church of England
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Very competitive benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Airport Group
Salary: £31,368 per annum 17.5% shift allowance, inc benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
William Hill
Salary: Competitive + benefits + holidays
Posted: 24 days ago