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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK
Rank 715 716 708
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 142 231 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% 0.81% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 91 161 199
Median salary £40,000 £39,313 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.74% +24.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +25.45%

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
20846 28514 29394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.75% 27.90% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 22823 23390
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 24 February 2017 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +21 139 £40,000 -5.88% 19
London +52 60 £37,935 -15.70% 6
South East +19 23 £47,500 +22.97% 3
South West +5 19 £45,000 +34.32% 4
Berkshire +33 16 £63,000 +48.23% 3
East of England +22 14 £51,250 +50.73% 3
Wiltshire +29 12 £45,000 +38.46%
Maidenhead +13 10 £63,000 +80.00% 1
Salisbury - 10 £45,000 -
West Midlands +38 9 £26,250 -
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £40,000 -9.85% 2
Croydon +7 7 £37,000 -12.94%
Peterborough -3 7 £40,000 -9.85% 1
City of London +30 6 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Bedfordshire +23 6 £60,000 -
Leeds +6 6 £40,000 +40.35%
Luton +5 6 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +1 6 £40,000 +40.35%
Yorkshire -6 6 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Reading +47 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +21 4 - -
Milton Keynes +17 4 - -
East Midlands +13 4 £26,700 +16.08% 1
Bromley -5 4 £27,500 +5.76%
Northampton - 4 £26,700 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,870 - 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £26,700 -
Bristol -1 3 £32,000 -37.86% 3
North West -14 3 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Manchester -24 3 £27,500 -26.66% 1

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 321 (100.00%) ITIL
2 126 (39.25%) Microsoft
3 101 (31.46%) Windows
4 90 (28.04%) MS Excel
4 90 (28.04%) Service Delivery
5 77 (23.99%) VMware
6 74 (23.05%) Service Management
6 74 (23.05%) SLA
7 69 (21.50%) SQL
8 68 (21.18%) Incident Management
9 63 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (18.69%) Degree
11 58 (18.07%) Active Directory
12 57 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
13 56 (17.45%) Cisco
14 52 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
15 49 (15.26%) ITSM
15 49 (15.26%) Problem Management
16 46 (14.33%) Finance
17 45 (14.02%) Windows Server
18 44 (13.71%) Firewall
19 43 (13.40%) Security Cleared
20 41 (12.77%) CCNA
21 40 (12.46%) MS Office
22 37 (11.53%) Change Management
23 36 (11.21%) DNS
24 35 (10.90%) Data Centre
25 34 (10.59%) ServiceNow
26 33 (10.28%) MS Exchange
26 33 (10.28%) Linux

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 33 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.17%) IIS
3 20 (6.23%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.74%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.25%) Apache
8 3 (0.93%) Confluence
8 3 (0.93%) JBoss
8 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.31%) Moodle
10 1 (0.31%) Totara
Applications
1 90 (28.04%) MS Excel
2 40 (12.46%) MS Office
3 13 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.25%) AutoCAD
4 4 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.67%) RiskWrite
2 4 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.93%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.31%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.12%) Office 365
3 10 (3.12%) PaaS
3 10 (3.12%) SaaS
4 5 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.25%) G Suite
6 2 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.71%) Firewall
2 36 (11.21%) DNS
3 31 (9.66%) TCP/IP
4 30 (9.35%) DHCP
5 24 (7.48%) Network Security
6 22 (6.85%) Internet
7 20 (6.23%) FTP
7 20 (6.23%) HTTP
7 20 (6.23%) LAN
7 20 (6.23%) SAN
8 18 (5.61%) DMZ
8 18 (5.61%) SMTP
8 18 (5.61%) X.400
9 16 (4.98%) VPN
10 13 (4.05%) WAN
11 12 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (3.43%) iSCSI
13 9 (2.80%) Junos
13 9 (2.80%) Wireless
14 8 (2.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.87%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.87%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.25%) Power BI
6 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.93%) MySQL
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (0.93%) PowerCenter
6 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.62%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.67%) Eclipse
1 15 (4.67%) VersionOne
2 5 (1.56%) JIRA
3 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Ant
4 1 (0.31%) FishEye
4 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.31%) Hudson
4 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.31%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 46 (14.33%) Finance
2 6 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.56%) Advertising
3 5 (1.56%) Local Government
3 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.25%) Back Office
4 4 (1.25%) Retail
5 3 (0.93%) Billing
6 2 (0.62%) Banking
6 2 (0.62%) Games
6 2 (0.62%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.31%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (36.45%) Analyst
2 60 (18.69%) Applications Support
3 53 (16.51%) Applications Support Analyst
3 53 (16.51%) Support Analyst
4 22 (6.85%) Service Analyst
5 21 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 20 (6.23%) Web Analyst
6 20 (6.23%) Web Applications Analyst
6 20 (6.23%) Web Applications Support
6 20 (6.23%) Web Support Analyst
7 19 (5.92%) Network Engineer
7 19 (5.92%) Technical Support
8 18 (5.61%) Service Manager
9 17 (5.30%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (5.30%) SQL Support Analyst
10 16 (4.98%) Team Leader
10 16 (4.98%) Technical Analyst
10 16 (4.98%) Technical Support Analyst
11 15 (4.67%) Support Engineer
12 12 (3.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.23%) XML
2 4 (1.25%) .NET
2 4 (1.25%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.25%) CSS
3 3 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.93%) WCF
4 2 (0.62%) LAMP
5 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.31%) WAP
5 1 (0.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.90%) Data Centre
3 32 (9.97%) Management Information System
4 22 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 19 (5.92%) iSeries
6 18 (5.61%) CESG
7 14 (4.36%) Driving Licence
8 13 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (2.49%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.56%) Biotechnology
10 5 (1.56%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.56%) User Experience
11 4 (1.25%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.93%) CMDB
12 3 (0.93%) IBM XIV
12 3 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.93%) NHS
12 3 (0.93%) Replication
12 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 101 (31.46%) Windows
2 45 (14.02%) Windows Server
3 33 (10.28%) Linux
4 31 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (7.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.67%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.74%) Unix
8 9 (2.80%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (2.49%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.87%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.56%) AIX
11 5 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.31%) Android
14 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (100.00%) ITIL
2 90 (28.04%) Service Delivery
3 74 (23.05%) Service Management
4 68 (21.18%) Incident Management
5 49 (15.26%) ITSM
5 49 (15.26%) Problem Management
6 37 (11.53%) Change Management
7 29 (9.03%) Data Protection
8 28 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (8.10%) Project Management
10 24 (7.48%) Infrastructure Management
11 23 (7.17%) High Availability
11 23 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (6.85%) E-Commerce
13 19 (5.92%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (5.30%) Trend Analysis
15 15 (4.67%) Change Control
16 14 (4.36%) Configuration Management
16 14 (4.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 69 (21.50%) SQL
2 15 (4.67%) C
3 6 (1.87%) PL/SQL
3 6 (1.87%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.56%) C#
4 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.25%) VB
6 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 60 (18.69%) Degree
2 52 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (13.40%) Security Cleared
4 41 (12.77%) CCNA
5 30 (9.35%) DV Cleared
5 30 (9.35%) SC Cleared
6 29 (9.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (7.79%) MCSE
8 20 (6.23%) CISSP
9 17 (5.30%) CCNP
10 15 (4.67%) MCP
11 14 (4.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.74%) MCSA
13 11 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (3.43%) MCITP
14 10 (3.12%) JNCIA
14 10 (3.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (2.80%) GIAC
16 8 (2.49%) CEH
17 5 (1.56%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (23.05%) SLA
2 5 (1.56%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.62%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (18.07%) Active Directory
3 18 (5.61%) vSphere
4 13 (4.05%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (2.18%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (1.25%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.25%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.25%) XenServer
9 3 (0.93%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.93%) XenApp
10 2 (0.62%) vCloud
11 1 (0.31%) Firmware
11 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (6.54%) SCCM
2 8 (2.49%) AirWatch
3 7 (2.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (1.56%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (1.56%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.56%) WSUS
5 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.93%) Control-M
6 3 (0.93%) EMC VPLEX
6 3 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.93%) Iperf
6 3 (0.93%) OpenView
6 3 (0.93%) OVSD
7 2 (0.62%) DameWare
7 2 (0.62%) NetApp OnCommand
7 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.62%) SCOM
7 2 (0.62%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.62%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 126 (39.25%) Microsoft
2 77 (23.99%) VMware
3 56 (17.45%) Cisco
4 34 (10.59%) ServiceNow
5 27 (8.41%) HP
6 18 (5.61%) SolarWinds
7 15 (4.67%) Oracle
8 14 (4.36%) Citrix
8 14 (4.36%) IBM
9 12 (3.74%) Juniper
10 10 (3.12%) CheckPoint
10 10 (3.12%) Veeam
11 9 (2.80%) NetApp
12 8 (2.49%) EMC
13 7 (2.18%) Dynatrace
14 6 (1.87%) ArcSight
14 6 (1.87%) F5
14 6 (1.87%) Splunk
15 5 (1.56%) Aruba
15 5 (1.56%) Cloudera
South West
IT Works Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Kingston University
Salary: £37,256 - 40,483 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive with great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £37256.00 - £40483.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
Immingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago