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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 131 130 158
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 96 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.67% 1.41% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.97% 5.07% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 87 64 41
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +3.57%
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
1609 1478 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.99% 27.79% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1249 1092
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 October 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 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 56 £38,500 -18.94% 2
Solihull +4 11 £38,000 -25.85% 3
Staffordshire -4 7 £22,500 -35.71% 2
Coventry - 6 £45,000 - 2
Shropshire +2 5 £21,000 -
Warwickshire +3 3 - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 52 (36.62%) Windows
3 37 (26.06%) SQL
4 30 (21.13%) Service Management
5 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
6 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (18.31%) Finance
7 26 (18.31%) PRINCE2
8 25 (17.61%) Service Delivery
9 22 (15.49%) Degree
10 20 (14.08%) UNIX
11 19 (13.38%) Project Management
12 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
13 17 (11.97%) SLA
13 17 (11.97%) Active Directory
14 15 (10.56%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (9.86%) Cisco
15 14 (9.86%) Security Cleared
16 13 (9.15%) Statistics
16 13 (9.15%) Change Management
17 12 (8.45%) VPN
18 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (7.75%) Internet
18 11 (7.75%) MS Office
18 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
19 10 (7.04%) Sybase
19 10 (7.04%) PL/SQL
19 10 (7.04%) Line Management
20 9 (6.34%) Oracle
20 9 (6.34%) Broadband

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (4.23%) IIS
2 5 (3.52%) Apache
2 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Office
2 7 (4.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.23%) MS Project
4 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Academy Housing
1 3 (2.11%) arcHouse
1 3 (2.11%) assyst
2 1 (0.70%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.70%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.45%) VPN
2 11 (7.75%) Internet
3 9 (6.34%) Broadband
4 7 (4.93%) MPLS
5 6 (4.23%) Firewall
5 6 (4.23%) Wireless
5 6 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.23%) 4G
5 6 (4.23%) GPRS
5 6 (4.23%) PBX
6 3 (2.11%) DHCP
6 3 (2.11%) DNS
6 3 (2.11%) DSL
7 2 (1.41%) SAN
8 1 (0.70%) 3G
8 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.82%) DTS
3 4 (2.82%) OLAP
3 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 26 (18.31%) Finance
2 9 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.93%) Legal
4 4 (2.82%) Back Office
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
6 2 (1.41%) Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (27.46%) Analyst
2 25 (17.61%) Service Manager
3 17 (11.97%) Service Analyst
4 14 (9.86%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.75%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (6.34%) Team Leader
6 9 (6.34%) Support Manager
6 9 (6.34%) IT Services Manager
7 8 (5.63%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.63%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 7 (4.93%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (4.23%) Architect
10 5 (3.52%) DBA
10 5 (3.52%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.52%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.52%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) Middleware
2 3 (2.11%) Flash
3 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.15%) Statistics
2 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.23%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.52%) NHS
3 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.82%) Life Science
5 2 (1.41%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.70%) PMI
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.62%) Windows
2 20 (14.08%) UNIX
3 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.34%) Windows 7
5 7 (4.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.23%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 30 (21.13%) Service Management
3 28 (19.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (18.31%) PRINCE2
5 25 (17.61%) Service Delivery
6 19 (13.38%) Project Management
7 15 (10.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (9.15%) Change Management
9 10 (7.04%) Line Management
10 8 (5.63%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.63%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.93%) Supplier Management
11 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.93%) People Management
12 6 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.23%) Release Management
12 6 (4.23%) Service Desk Management
12 6 (4.23%) Information Security
12 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) SQL
2 10 (7.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.70%) VBScript
3 1 (0.70%) VB
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Degree
2 14 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.23%) MCSE
6 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.82%) CISA
7 4 (2.82%) CISM
7 4 (2.82%) CISSP
8 3 (2.11%) CCA
8 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.11%) APMP
9 2 (1.41%) MCSA
10 1 (0.70%) CCNA
10 1 (0.70%) ISEB
10 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.70%) MOS
10 1 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.70%) MCITP
10 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.97%) SLA
2 5 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.52%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.11%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (11.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.82%) XenApp
2 4 (2.82%) vSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Cisco
3 10 (7.04%) Sybase
4 9 (6.34%) Oracle
5 7 (4.93%) Citrix
6 6 (4.23%) HP
6 6 (4.23%) CheckPoint
6 6 (4.23%) Websense
6 6 (4.23%) Riverbed
6 6 (4.23%) SolarWinds
6 6 (4.23%) F5
7 5 (3.52%) IBM
7 5 (3.52%) VMware
8 3 (2.11%) ION Trading
8 3 (2.11%) Northgate
8 3 (2.11%) Civica
8 3 (2.11%) Comino
8 3 (2.11%) Capita
8 3 (2.11%) Orchard
8 3 (2.11%) Fujitsu
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Coventry University
Salary: £36,315 to £51,705 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago