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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 708 708 702
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 203 258 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.86% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 166 201 219
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,500 £55,000
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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +1 188 £37,500 -5.45% 22
London +40 52 £35,000 -26.31% 9
South East +18 41 £27,750 -30.62% 1
South West +4 33 £37,500 -16.10% 3
East of England +27 27 £46,450 +23.86% 2
Wiltshire +17 27 £32,500 -29.92% 3
North West +22 24 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Hampshire +2 16 £29,000 -35.55%
Salisbury - 14 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge +21 13 £46,900 +25.06% 2
Yorkshire +10 13 £40,000 +45.45% 6
Manchester +6 13 £37,500 +108.33% 1
Leeds +13 11 £40,000 +40.35% 6
West Yorkshire +8 11 £40,000 +40.35% 6
Buckinghamshire +23 10 - -
South Wales +18 9 £26,000 -17.46%
Surrey +11 9 £26,583 -6.72%
Wales +7 9 £26,000 -17.46%
Milton Keynes +28 8 - -
Hertfordshire +24 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Fareham +10 8 £22,000 -52.17%
Bedford - 8 - -
Luton - 8 - -
Bedfordshire - 8 - -
Cardiff +16 7 £26,250 -25.00%
Merseyside -7 7 - -
Liverpool -15 7 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 £43,000 -
Harrow - 6 £35,000 -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 386 (100.00%) ITIL
2 208 (53.89%) Microsoft
3 156 (40.41%) Windows
4 154 (39.90%) MS Excel
5 121 (31.35%) SLA
6 113 (29.27%) VMware
7 108 (27.98%) SQL
8 95 (24.61%) Active Directory
9 90 (23.32%) Cisco Certification
10 89 (23.06%) Citrix
11 88 (22.80%) CCNA
12 83 (21.50%) Cisco
13 72 (18.65%) HP
14 71 (18.39%) Incident Management
15 69 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 68 (17.62%) Linux
17 62 (16.06%) Finance
18 61 (15.80%) Service Management
19 60 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
20 58 (15.03%) MS Exchange
21 57 (14.77%) Firewall
22 52 (13.47%) Degree
23 47 (12.18%) Service Delivery
23 47 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
24 46 (11.92%) Internet
25 43 (11.14%) MCSA
26 42 (10.88%) MS Office
26 42 (10.88%) DNS
27 40 (10.36%) Security Cleared
28 39 (10.10%) DHCP

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 58 (15.03%) MS Exchange
2 28 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.37%) Confluence
4 11 (2.85%) IIS
5 9 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.07%) Apache
7 5 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.78%) SAS
8 3 (0.78%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 154 (39.90%) MS Excel
2 42 (10.88%) MS Office
3 6 (1.55%) 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 7 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.52%) 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
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.89%) SaaS
2 14 (3.63%) Office 365
3 7 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.81%) PaaS
4 4 (1.04%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (14.77%) Firewall
2 46 (11.92%) Internet
3 42 (10.88%) DNS
4 39 (10.10%) DHCP
5 37 (9.59%) TCP/IP
6 31 (8.03%) LAN
7 28 (7.25%) WAN
8 27 (6.99%) FTP
8 27 (6.99%) HTTP
9 25 (6.48%) SMTP
10 23 (5.96%) Network Security
11 22 (5.70%) DMZ
11 22 (5.70%) X.400
12 18 (4.66%) ADSL
13 16 (4.15%) VoIP
14 15 (3.89%) VPN
15 12 (3.11%) HTTPS
15 12 (3.11%) SAN
16 8 (2.07%) Wireless
17 7 (1.81%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 18 (4.66%) Oracle Database
4 17 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (3.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (1.81%) Pentaho
6 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.55%) PowerCenter
7 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.04%) MySQL
10 3 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.52%) Essbase
11 2 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.52%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (4.40%) JIRA
2 7 (1.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.52%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.26%) PVCS
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 62 (16.06%) Finance
2 17 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.37%) Back Office
4 11 (2.85%) Retail
5 7 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.04%) Banking
6 4 (1.04%) Local Government
6 4 (1.04%) Marketing
7 3 (0.78%) Advertising
7 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.78%) Games
7 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (27.20%) Analyst
2 65 (16.84%) Support Engineer
3 63 (16.32%) Support Analyst
4 39 (10.10%) Applications Support
5 34 (8.81%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (7.25%) Network Engineer
7 27 (6.99%) 1st Line Support
8 26 (6.74%) Service Analyst
9 24 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 23 (5.96%) 1st Line Engineer
10 23 (5.96%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.70%) Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (5.44%) Developer
12 21 (5.44%) Technical Engineer
13 18 (4.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 18 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 18 (4.66%) SQL Analyst
13 18 (4.66%) SQL Support Analyst
13 18 (4.66%) Technical Support
14 17 (4.40%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.66%) HTML
2 17 (4.40%) .NET
3 14 (3.63%) ASP.NET
3 14 (3.63%) WCF
4 11 (2.85%) Web Services
4 11 (2.85%) XML
5 7 (1.81%) JMS
5 7 (1.81%) XSD
6 4 (1.04%) 802.1X
6 4 (1.04%) LAMP
6 4 (1.04%) ODBC
7 3 (0.78%) POSIX
8 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.26%) jQuery
8 1 (0.26%) JSON
8 1 (0.26%) Middleware
8 1 (0.26%) SOAP
8 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.26%) WPF
8 1 (0.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.77%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.48%) Data Centre
4 22 (5.70%) CESG
4 22 (5.70%) Data Integration
5 13 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.07%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.81%) CMDB
7 7 (1.81%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.55%) iPad
8 6 (1.55%) iPhone
8 6 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.55%) PMI
8 6 (1.55%) User Experience
8 6 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.04%) AS400
9 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (40.41%) Windows
2 68 (17.62%) Linux
3 38 (9.84%) Windows Server
4 35 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (7.77%) Windows 7
6 26 (6.74%) Unix
7 23 (5.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (4.66%) AIX
9 8 (2.07%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.07%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.81%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.30%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.78%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.26%) Android
15 1 (0.26%) Debian
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (100.00%) ITIL
2 71 (18.39%) Incident Management
3 61 (15.80%) Service Management
4 47 (12.18%) Service Delivery
5 38 (9.84%) High Availability
6 30 (7.77%) ITSM
7 29 (7.51%) ERP
7 29 (7.51%) Ticket Management
8 28 (7.25%) E-Commerce
8 28 (7.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 26 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (6.74%) PRINCE2
10 23 (5.96%) Data Protection
11 22 (5.70%) Change Management
11 22 (5.70%) Project Management
11 22 (5.70%) SOA
12 18 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (4.40%) ETL
13 17 (4.40%) Problem Management
14 16 (4.15%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 108 (27.98%) SQL
2 20 (5.18%) C#
3 19 (4.92%) T-SQL
4 16 (4.15%) PL/SQL
4 16 (4.15%) Shell Script
5 15 (3.89%) Java
6 13 (3.37%) C
6 13 (3.37%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.81%) VB
7 7 (1.81%) XPath
8 6 (1.55%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.78%) AWK
10 3 (0.78%) Korn
11 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.52%) Perl
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) PHP
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (23.32%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (22.80%) CCNA
3 69 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (13.47%) Degree
5 43 (11.14%) MCSA
6 40 (10.36%) Security Cleared
7 37 (9.59%) MCSE
8 31 (8.03%) SC Cleared
9 27 (6.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 26 (6.74%) Citrix Certification
10 26 (6.74%) MCTS
11 24 (6.22%) CISSP
12 21 (5.44%) CCA
13 20 (5.18%) MCITP
14 17 (4.40%) DV Cleared
15 12 (3.11%) A+ Certification
15 12 (3.11%) CCENT
16 11 (2.85%) CEH
16 11 (2.85%) Network+ Certification
17 9 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (31.35%) SLA
2 9 (2.33%) Solvency II
3 8 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (1.55%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 95 (24.61%) Active Directory
2 60 (15.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.37%) vSphere
4 12 (3.11%) Terminal Server
5 10 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (2.33%) XenApp
7 8 (2.07%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.81%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (1.30%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.30%) XenServer
11 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.26%) Firmware
13 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.26%) Postfix
13 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 23 (5.96%) HP Data Protector
1 23 (5.96%) Tivoli
1 23 (5.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (5.70%) SCCM
3 17 (4.40%) CA Wily
4 13 (3.37%) Control-M
5 6 (1.55%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.55%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (1.30%) SCOM
7 4 (1.04%) Puppet
8 3 (0.78%) MOM
8 3 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.78%) WSUS
9 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.52%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.26%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.26%) EdgeSight
10 1 (0.26%) Iperf
10 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 208 (53.89%) Microsoft
2 113 (29.27%) VMware
3 89 (23.06%) Citrix
4 83 (21.50%) Cisco
5 72 (18.65%) HP
6 35 (9.07%) NetApp
7 31 (8.03%) EMC
8 22 (5.70%) Oracle
9 18 (4.66%) CA
10 17 (4.40%) Nimsoft
11 15 (3.89%) Informatica
12 13 (3.37%) EXASOL
12 13 (3.37%) Tableau
13 12 (3.11%) IBM
14 11 (2.85%) SolarWinds
15 9 (2.33%) Avaya
16 8 (2.07%) ServiceNow
17 7 (1.81%) Juniper
17 7 (1.81%) Red Hat
17 7 (1.81%) Talend
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + 5% Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32168.00 - £37797.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Posted: 4 days ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32168.00 - £37797.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £46,900 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WorkMobile
Salary: From £20 to £24 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago