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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Foundation Certificate
Rank 704 743 729
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 177 231 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.79% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 130 169 214
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,710 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,550 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +48.93%

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
23206 29205 31681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.83% 27.44% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18306 23164 25395
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,160
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +19 165 £40,000 +0.85% 15
London +7 38 £35,000 -22.22% 6
South West +16 33 £32,500 -29.54% 2
South East +56 32 £32,500 -24.41% 1
East of England +12 23 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Wiltshire +18 22 £32,500 -29.54% 1
Yorkshire +18 20 £40,000 +45.45% 1
West Yorkshire +39 19 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Leeds +33 19 £40,000 +18.51% 1
West Midlands +10 14 £40,000 +64.94%
Berkshire +51 13 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 13 £44,475 -6.36%
Salisbury - 13 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge +19 9 £46,000 +2.22%
Buckinghamshire +22 8 - -
Milton Keynes - 8 - -
Reading +41 7 £32,500 -20.24% 1
Bedfordshire +9 7 £60,000 +77.86% 3
Luton -17 7 £60,000 +77.86% 3
Gloucestershire - 6 £48,500 -
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 -
Oxford +31 5 £24,000 -36.00%
Oxfordshire +30 5 £24,000 -31.42%
Slough +25 5 £55,000 +46.66%
Croydon +11 5 £57,604 +47.70% 1
North West -20 5 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Solihull - 5 £34,000 -
Scotland +25 4 £34,000 +41.66% 1
Hertfordshire +5 4 £63,500 +69.33% 1
South Wales -8 4 £23,250 -16.96%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 379 (100.00%) ITIL
2 177 (46.70%) Microsoft
3 133 (35.09%) Windows
4 122 (32.19%) MS Excel
5 107 (28.23%) SQL
6 91 (24.01%) SLA
7 90 (23.75%) VMware
8 78 (20.58%) Service Management
9 76 (20.05%) Cisco Certification
10 74 (19.53%) Active Directory
11 70 (18.47%) Service Delivery
12 67 (17.68%) CCNA
13 66 (17.41%) Incident Management
14 62 (16.36%) Degree
14 62 (16.36%) Finance
15 61 (16.09%) Linux
16 59 (15.57%) Cisco
17 57 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
18 56 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
19 53 (13.98%) Firewall
20 46 (12.14%) ITSM
20 46 (12.14%) DNS
20 46 (12.14%) Citrix
21 44 (11.61%) Security Cleared
22 42 (11.08%) Management Information System
23 41 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
24 40 (10.55%) HP
24 40 (10.55%) DHCP
24 40 (10.55%) MS Office
24 40 (10.55%) Data Centre

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 37 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 32 (8.44%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.33%) IIS
4 13 (3.43%) Confluence
5 9 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.85%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.79%) Apache
8 2 (0.53%) CMS
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.53%) SAS
8 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) Moodle
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) Totara
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 122 (32.19%) MS Excel
2 40 (10.55%) MS Office
3 12 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.32%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.32%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.32%) RiskWrite
3 3 (0.79%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.43%) SaaS
2 12 (3.17%) Office 365
3 10 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.64%) PaaS
4 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.06%) G Suite
7 2 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (13.98%) Firewall
2 46 (12.14%) DNS
3 40 (10.55%) DHCP
4 37 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 35 (9.23%) Internet
6 33 (8.71%) Network Security
7 32 (8.44%) FTP
7 32 (8.44%) HTTP
8 30 (7.92%) SMTP
9 27 (7.12%) DMZ
9 27 (7.12%) X.400
10 19 (5.01%) LAN
11 18 (4.75%) VoIP
12 16 (4.22%) VPN
13 14 (3.69%) SAN
13 14 (3.69%) WAN
14 12 (3.17%) Junos
14 12 (3.17%) MPLS
15 11 (2.90%) ADSL
16 10 (2.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.49%) Relational Database
4 13 (3.43%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (3.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.85%) Pentaho
6 6 (1.58%) PowerCenter
6 6 (1.58%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.32%) MySQL
8 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.53%) Essbase
9 2 (0.53%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (4.22%) JIRA
2 7 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.32%) VersionOne
3 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.53%) Toad
5 1 (0.26%) PVCS
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
General
1 62 (16.36%) Finance
2 10 (2.64%) Retail
3 9 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.85%) Back Office
5 5 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.06%) Advertising
7 3 (0.79%) Banking
7 3 (0.79%) Billing
7 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.79%) Games
7 3 (0.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Local Government
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (31.66%) Analyst
2 69 (18.21%) Support Analyst
3 58 (15.30%) Applications Support
4 50 (13.19%) Applications Support Analyst
5 35 (9.23%) Support Engineer
6 29 (7.65%) Network Engineer
7 24 (6.33%) Service Analyst
8 23 (6.07%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (4.49%) IT Support
9 17 (4.49%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (4.49%) SQL Support Analyst
10 16 (4.22%) Team Leader
11 15 (3.96%) Developer
11 15 (3.96%) Service Manager
11 15 (3.96%) Web Analyst
11 15 (3.96%) Web Applications Analyst
11 15 (3.96%) Web Applications Support
11 15 (3.96%) Web Support Analyst
12 14 (3.69%) Technical Support
13 12 (3.17%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.80%) XML
2 12 (3.17%) .NET
3 11 (2.90%) WCF
4 10 (2.64%) ASP.NET
5 9 (2.37%) Web Services
6 7 (1.85%) JMS
6 7 (1.85%) XSD
7 6 (1.58%) HTML
8 4 (1.06%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.79%) LAMP
10 2 (0.53%) ODBC
10 2 (0.53%) POSIX
11 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.26%) Middleware
11 1 (0.26%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.26%) WAP
11 1 (0.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (11.08%) Management Information System
3 40 (10.55%) Data Centre
4 27 (7.12%) CESG
5 20 (5.28%) Data Integration
6 17 (4.49%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.22%) Driving Licence
8 14 (3.69%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (2.37%) iSeries
9 9 (2.37%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.11%) User Experience
11 6 (1.58%) CMDB
11 6 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.58%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.32%) Biotechnology
12 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.32%) Physics
13 4 (1.06%) iPad
13 4 (1.06%) iPhone
13 4 (1.06%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 133 (35.09%) Windows
2 61 (16.09%) Linux
3 38 (10.03%) Windows Server
4 28 (7.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (5.80%) Unix
7 21 (5.54%) Windows 7
8 11 (2.90%) AIX
9 9 (2.37%) Windows 8
9 9 (2.37%) Windows XP
10 7 (1.85%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.58%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.58%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
13 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.26%) Android
15 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (100.00%) ITIL
2 78 (20.58%) Service Management
3 70 (18.47%) Service Delivery
4 66 (17.41%) Incident Management
5 46 (12.14%) ITSM
6 35 (9.23%) Change Management
6 35 (9.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 32 (8.44%) High Availability
8 31 (8.18%) Data Protection
9 28 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (7.39%) Problem Management
10 26 (6.86%) E-Commerce
11 25 (6.60%) SOA
12 20 (5.28%) ERP
13 19 (5.01%) Asset Management
13 19 (5.01%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (5.01%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (4.75%) Presales
14 18 (4.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (28.23%) SQL
2 17 (4.49%) C
3 16 (4.22%) Shell Script
4 15 (3.96%) PL/SQL
5 14 (3.69%) C#
5 14 (3.69%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.64%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.11%) Java
8 7 (1.85%) XPath
9 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.32%) VB
10 2 (0.53%) AWK
10 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.53%) Korn
11 1 (0.26%) C++
11 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (20.05%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (17.68%) CCNA
3 62 (16.36%) Degree
4 44 (11.61%) Security Cleared
5 41 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (8.44%) SC Cleared
7 30 (7.92%) DV Cleared
8 27 (7.12%) CISSP
8 27 (7.12%) MCSE
9 20 (5.28%) MCSA
10 16 (4.22%) CEH
11 13 (3.43%) JNCIA
11 13 (3.43%) MCITP
12 12 (3.17%) CCNP
13 11 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (1.85%) GIAC
15 7 (1.85%) GSEC
15 7 (1.85%) MBCS
16 6 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (24.01%) SLA
2 5 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (1.06%) QA
3 4 (1.06%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 56 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.90%) vSphere
5 9 (2.37%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.32%) XenApp
7 5 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.32%) XenServer
8 4 (1.06%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.53%) Sendmail
10 2 (0.53%) vCloud
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (5.01%) SCCM
2 13 (3.43%) Control-M
3 9 (2.37%) HP Data Protector
3 9 (2.37%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (2.11%) AirWatch
5 7 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
6 6 (1.58%) CA Wily
7 5 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (1.32%) FortiGate
7 5 (1.32%) WSUS
8 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
9 3 (0.79%) Iperf
9 3 (0.79%) OVSD
10 2 (0.53%) DameWare
10 2 (0.53%) OpenView
10 2 (0.53%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 177 (46.70%) Microsoft
2 90 (23.75%) VMware
3 59 (15.57%) Cisco
4 46 (12.14%) Citrix
5 40 (10.55%) HP
6 26 (6.86%) ServiceNow
7 24 (6.33%) Oracle
8 15 (3.96%) Informatica
8 15 (3.96%) Juniper
9 14 (3.69%) IBM
9 14 (3.69%) NetApp
9 14 (3.69%) SolarWinds
10 13 (3.43%) EXASOL
10 13 (3.43%) Tableau
11 11 (2.90%) EMC
12 9 (2.37%) Aruba
12 9 (2.37%) CA
13 7 (1.85%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.85%) Talend
14 6 (1.58%) Nimsoft
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £33,398 to £36,106 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £34172 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-Frontiers
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969.00 - £62239.00 per annum + pension + allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + bonus, package
Posted: 3 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BPP Professional Education
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Reading Room Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago