The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 108 132 167
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +35
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 120 70 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.24% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.13% 5.45% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 101 61 33
Average salary £35,000 £42,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% +36.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1476 1284 1390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.56% 26.46% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1289 1031 1222
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -10 41 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Solihull +10 23 £30,500 -52.15%
Coventry -1 14 £39,000 +41.81%
Staffordshire +15 13 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Warwickshire -6 10 £32,250 -16.23%
Shropshire -2 5 £76,500 +104.00%
Dudley - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,000 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 192 (100.00%) ITIL
2 87 (45.31%) Windows
3 54 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 43 (22.40%) SQL
4 43 (22.40%) Active Directory
5 42 (21.88%) PRINCE2
6 39 (20.31%) Service Management
7 32 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 32 (16.67%) Finance
8 31 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (13.54%) MS Excel
10 24 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 24 (12.50%) Cisco
10 24 (12.50%) Project Management
11 23 (11.98%) MS Office
11 23 (11.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (11.46%) UNIX
13 21 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (10.42%) SLA
14 20 (10.42%) Citrix
14 20 (10.42%) Change Management
15 19 (9.90%) Line Management
16 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (9.38%) Windows 7
17 17 (8.85%) VMware
18 16 (8.33%) HP
19 15 (7.81%) MS Exchange
19 15 (7.81%) Degree
19 15 (7.81%) Problem Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (7.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.13%) IIS
5 5 (2.60%) Apache
5 5 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.08%) Lync
6 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.60%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) assyst
2 3 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.56%) Academy Housing
2 3 (1.56%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.77%) VPN
2 11 (5.73%) Internet
3 8 (4.17%) MPLS
3 8 (4.17%) PBX
4 7 (3.65%) Broadband
4 7 (3.65%) Firewall
4 7 (3.65%) Wireless
4 7 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (3.13%) GPRS
5 6 (3.13%) 4G
5 6 (3.13%) SAN
6 4 (2.08%) DNS
6 4 (2.08%) DHCP
7 3 (1.56%) FTP
7 3 (1.56%) LAN
8 2 (1.04%) WLAN
8 2 (1.04%) WAN
9 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.04%) MS Access
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 32 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (5.21%) Legal
3 6 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.13%) Law
4 5 (2.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 55 (28.65%) Analyst
2 25 (13.02%) Service Manager
3 22 (11.46%) Team Leader
3 22 (11.46%) Support Analyst
4 21 (10.94%) Service Analyst
5 16 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (7.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 12 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.69%) Architect
9 9 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
10 8 (4.17%) Support Manager
10 8 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Network Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Coordinator
11 7 (3.65%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.65%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.60%) Flash
1 5 (2.60%) Middleware
2 3 (1.56%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.56%) .NET
2 3 (1.56%) COM
3 2 (1.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.73%) Statistics
2 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) Life Science
3 7 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.60%) NHS
5 5 (2.60%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.52%) CMDB
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) Clustering
7 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.52%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 87 (45.31%) Windows
2 22 (11.46%) UNIX
3 21 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 18 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.21%) Linux
6 10 (5.21%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) ITIL
2 42 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 39 (20.31%) Service Management
4 32 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 31 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (12.50%) Project Management
7 23 (11.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (10.42%) Change Management
9 19 (9.90%) Line Management
10 15 (7.81%) Problem Management
11 13 (6.77%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.21%) Supplier Management
12 10 (5.21%) Release Management
13 8 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (4.17%) Service Desk Management
13 8 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (3.65%) Change Control
14 7 (3.65%) Information Security
14 7 (3.65%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.40%) SQL
2 12 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.08%) VB
4 2 (1.04%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.04%) VBA
5 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.81%) Degree
3 14 (7.29%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.77%) MCSE
5 8 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.13%) MCSA
7 5 (2.60%) CCNA
7 5 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.60%) MCITP
8 4 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.56%) CISA
9 3 (1.56%) CISM
9 3 (1.56%) CCA
9 3 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.56%) CISSP
9 3 (1.56%) APMP
10 2 (1.04%) ISEB
10 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.42%) SLA
2 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 43 (22.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.17%) vSphere
4 7 (3.65%) XenApp
5 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.69%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.56%) SCCM
3 3 (1.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.56%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.50%) Cisco
3 20 (10.42%) Citrix
4 17 (8.85%) VMware
5 16 (8.33%) HP
6 14 (7.29%) Oracle
7 12 (6.25%) Sybase
7 12 (6.25%) IBM
8 9 (4.69%) NetApp
8 9 (4.69%) Symantec
9 7 (3.65%) Websense
9 7 (3.65%) Riverbed
9 7 (3.65%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.65%) F5
9 7 (3.65%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.08%) Dell
11 3 (1.56%) Anite
11 3 (1.56%) ION Trading
11 3 (1.56%) Northgate
11 3 (1.56%) Civica
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £19.5k - 25k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User, Strong Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Leading, AX End User
Posted: 27 days ago