The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 544 417 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.90% 9.65% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.30% 12.14% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 456 342 302
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
ITIL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4091 3436 3594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.00% 79.54% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3528 2780 3095
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ITIL
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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 +2 233 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Coventry +7 95 £32,500 +8.33% 16
Staffordshire +20 47 £39,000 +11.42% 4
Warwickshire -7 47 £38,500 -3.75% 9
Shropshire -6 28 £36,000 -
Solihull -9 24 £30,500 -3.17% 2
Dudley -2 12 £27,500 -26.66%
Wolverhampton -4 12 £37,500 -2.73% 2
West Bromwich +2 9 £58,500 +74.62%
Worcestershire +6 6 £44,000 +25.71% 5
Walsall -4 2 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL 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.

1 354 (29.45%) Windows
2 333 (27.70%) Microsoft
3 251 (20.88%) Finance
4 237 (19.72%) Service Management
5 229 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 204 (16.97%) ITIL Certification
7 198 (16.47%) SQL
8 186 (15.47%) PRINCE2
8 186 (15.47%) Active Directory
8 186 (15.47%) Incident Management
9 172 (14.31%) VMware
10 159 (13.23%) Change Management
11 157 (13.06%) MS Excel
12 150 (12.48%) Degree
13 142 (11.81%) Project Management
14 138 (11.48%) SQL Server
15 129 (10.73%) Cisco
15 129 (10.73%) Citrix
16 121 (10.07%) SLA
16 121 (10.07%) Problem Management
17 112 (9.32%) Security Cleared
18 109 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 107 (8.90%) MS Office
19 107 (8.90%) UNIX
20 104 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
21 96 (7.99%) MS Exchange
22 95 (7.90%) Firewall
23 90 (7.49%) Linux
23 90 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
23 90 (7.49%) SC Cleared

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 96 (7.99%) MS Exchange
2 68 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 41 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (2.16%) IIS
6 22 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.33%) Lync
9 14 (1.16%) Apache
10 11 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.75%) CMS
12 8 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
14 5 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.33%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.25%) OpenEdge
17 2 (0.17%) JBoss
17 2 (0.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 157 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 107 (8.90%) MS Office
3 28 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.66%) MS Project
5 6 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (3.74%) assyst
2 14 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.33%) Academy Housing
6 4 (0.33%) arcHouse
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.17%) Movex
7 2 (0.17%) Retail-J
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.083%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.08%) Office 365
3 8 (0.67%) IaaS
4 4 (0.33%) SaaS
5 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.083%) PaaS
6 1 (0.083%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (7.90%) Firewall
2 85 (7.07%) LAN
3 75 (6.24%) WAN
4 63 (5.24%) TCP/IP
5 60 (4.99%) VPN
6 58 (4.83%) SAN
7 40 (3.33%) DNS
8 34 (2.83%) Wireless
9 29 (2.41%) DHCP
10 24 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (1.83%) MPLS
12 21 (1.75%) Network Security
13 18 (1.50%) Cisco PIX
14 17 (1.41%) Internet
15 15 (1.25%) VLAN
15 15 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (1.25%) SSH
15 15 (1.25%) VoIP
16 12 (1.00%) iSCSI
17 9 (0.75%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (0.58%) MS Access
8 6 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.42%) Cognos Report Studio
9 5 (0.42%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 5 (0.42%) Cognos Connection
9 5 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.42%) Star Schema
9 5 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.33%) KDB
10 4 (0.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 8 (0.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.33%) Toad
3 3 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.17%) Subversion
4 2 (0.17%) Hudson
5 1 (0.083%) Maven
5 1 (0.083%) Ant
General
1 251 (20.88%) Finance
2 52 (4.33%) Banking
3 34 (2.83%) Retail
4 33 (2.75%) Law
5 32 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.83%) Legal
8 20 (1.66%) Front Office
9 10 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.67%) Advertising
11 6 (0.50%) Automotive
11 6 (0.50%) Games
12 4 (0.33%) Back Office
12 4 (0.33%) Marketing
13 3 (0.25%) French Language
14 2 (0.17%) Finnish Language
14 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.083%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.083%) German Language
15 1 (0.083%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 252 (20.97%) Analyst
2 117 (9.73%) Service Manager
3 84 (6.99%) Support Analyst
4 82 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 72 (5.99%) Architect
6 69 (5.74%) Project Manager
7 68 (5.66%) Applications Support
8 55 (4.58%) Service Desk Analyst
9 52 (4.33%) Support Engineer
10 51 (4.24%) Incident Manager
11 49 (4.08%) Consultant
12 48 (3.99%) Transition Manager
13 46 (3.83%) Team Leader
14 44 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
15 43 (3.58%) Services Delivery Manager
16 33 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
17 31 (2.58%) Service Transition Manager
17 31 (2.58%) Data Centre Manager
18 29 (2.41%) Senior Manager
18 29 (2.41%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.24%) .NET
2 17 (1.41%) CSS
3 13 (1.08%) Web Services
3 13 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 12 (1.00%) WCF
4 12 (1.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (0.92%) Middleware
5 11 (0.92%) J2EE
6 10 (0.83%) HTML
6 10 (0.83%) JMS
7 6 (0.50%) Flash
8 4 (0.33%) COM
8 4 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.33%) D-Bus
9 3 (0.25%) XML
10 2 (0.17%) WPF
10 2 (0.17%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.083%) Spring
11 1 (0.083%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (4.16%) Life Science
3 40 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 26 (2.16%) Statistics
5 24 (2.00%) Clustering
6 20 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
7 18 (1.50%) CMDB
8 11 (0.92%) GIS
9 9 (0.75%) PDA
10 8 (0.67%) NHS
11 7 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.58%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.50%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.50%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
13 5 (0.42%) Replication
14 4 (0.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.33%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 354 (29.45%) Windows
2 109 (9.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (8.90%) UNIX
4 90 (7.49%) Linux
5 70 (5.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (5.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 31 (2.58%) Windows XP
9 23 (1.91%) Windows 8
10 19 (1.58%) Solaris
11 11 (0.92%) Windows 2000
12 10 (0.83%) AIX
13 9 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.33%) Android
16 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.17%) SUSE
17 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.083%) CentOS
18 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (19.72%) Service Management
2 229 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 186 (15.47%) PRINCE2
3 186 (15.47%) Incident Management
4 159 (13.23%) Change Management
5 142 (11.81%) Project Management
6 121 (10.07%) Problem Management
7 82 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 81 (6.74%) People Management
9 80 (6.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 62 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 53 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (3.91%) Information Security
12 47 (3.91%) Release Management
13 46 (3.83%) ITIL V3
14 44 (3.66%) Risk Management
15 43 (3.58%) Supplier Management
15 43 (3.58%) Configuration Management
15 43 (3.58%) Line Management
16 42 (3.49%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (16.47%) SQL
2 46 (3.83%) Java
3 40 (3.33%) C#
4 30 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 27 (2.25%) VBScript
6 25 (2.08%) Python
7 22 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 19 (1.58%) Perl
9 16 (1.33%) VB
10 14 (1.16%) C++
11 7 (0.58%) VB6
12 6 (0.50%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.42%) C
13 5 (0.42%) VBA
14 4 (0.33%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.33%) Korn
15 3 (0.25%) PHP
16 2 (0.17%) COBOL
16 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.083%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 204 (16.97%) ITIL Certification
2 150 (12.48%) Degree
3 112 (9.32%) Security Cleared
4 90 (7.49%) SC Cleared
5 87 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 71 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (4.58%) MCSE
8 53 (4.41%) CCNP
9 48 (3.99%) CCNA
10 39 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 32 (2.66%) ISEB
12 29 (2.41%) MCSA
13 23 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 19 (1.58%) CISSP
15 17 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 16 (1.33%) CISM
17 15 (1.25%) MCITP
18 13 (1.08%) CISA
18 13 (1.08%) MCP
19 12 (1.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (10.07%) SLA
2 42 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.83%) QA
5 8 (0.67%) COBIT
6 6 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
System Software
1 186 (15.47%) Active Directory
2 90 (7.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (4.16%) vSphere
4 46 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 31 (2.58%) XenApp
6 12 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.92%) XenDesktop
8 7 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.33%) RHEV
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.17%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.17%) XenServer
12 1 (0.083%) IAG
12 1 (0.083%) UAG
12 1 (0.083%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.083%) Xen
12 1 (0.083%) Snort
Systems Management
1 32 (2.66%) Nagios
2 28 (2.33%) SCCM
3 24 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 21 (1.75%) SCOM
5 15 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.16%) Tivoli
7 12 (1.00%) Unicenter
8 10 (0.83%) BladeLogic
8 10 (0.83%) Ansible
9 9 (0.75%) WSUS
10 8 (0.67%) Netcool
10 8 (0.67%) Control-M
10 8 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (0.67%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (0.42%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
13 3 (0.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 333 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 172 (14.31%) VMware
3 129 (10.73%) Cisco
3 129 (10.73%) Citrix
4 83 (6.91%) Oracle
5 61 (5.07%) Remedy
6 50 (4.16%) Juniper
7 45 (3.74%) HP
8 42 (3.49%) F5
8 42 (3.49%) NetApp
9 33 (2.75%) CheckPoint
10 32 (2.66%) Dell
11 31 (2.58%) Symantec
12 27 (2.25%) EMC
13 26 (2.16%) Sun
13 26 (2.16%) IBM
14 18 (1.50%) SAP
15 17 (1.41%) SolarWinds
16 16 (1.33%) Nokia
17 13 (1.08%) ServiceNow
Warwickshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT ICS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
AF Blakemore
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + Car / Allowance DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago