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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 521 400 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.88% 7.79% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.98% 9.65% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 414 324 351
Average salary £42,500 £45,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% +20.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
4349 4145 3918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.45% 80.77% 77.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3608 3469 3293
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +5 227 £47,500 -17.39% 29
Coventry -2 88 £45,000 +8.43% 12
Warwickshire +8 74 £39,000 +11.42% 6
Shropshire +8 31 £38,250 -11.56% 3
Staffordshire -1 22 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Dudley - 20 £26,500 -
Solihull -8 16 £25,000 -33.33%
Worcestershire +3 12 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Wolverhampton +22 11 £38,000 +35.71% 2
Herefordshire +6 5 £50,000 +132.55% 1
West Bromwich -6 4 £44,250 +26.42%
Walsall - 2 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 262 (25.12%) Windows
2 240 (23.01%) Service Delivery
3 223 (21.38%) Microsoft
4 197 (18.89%) PRINCE2
5 188 (18.02%) ITIL Certification
6 181 (17.35%) Service Management
7 178 (17.07%) Finance
8 154 (14.77%) SQL
9 147 (14.09%) Project Management
10 145 (13.90%) SLA
11 134 (12.85%) Change Management
12 133 (12.75%) Active Directory
13 113 (10.83%) VMware
14 109 (10.45%) MS Excel
15 107 (10.26%) Incident Management
16 103 (9.88%) Citrix
17 102 (9.78%) SQL Server
18 101 (9.68%) Cisco
19 98 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
20 97 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
21 94 (9.01%) Problem Management
22 91 (8.72%) Degree
23 87 (8.34%) Linux
24 84 (8.05%) Manufacturing
25 79 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
26 78 (7.48%) MS Office
27 72 (6.90%) Oracle
28 68 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
29 67 (6.42%) Security Cleared
30 65 (6.23%) Agile Software Development

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 52 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 47 (4.51%) MS Exchange
3 22 (2.11%) IIS
4 21 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 20 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.05%) Lync
8 11 (1.05%) Apache
9 6 (0.58%) JBoss
9 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.48%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.38%) NetWeaver
11 4 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.38%) CMS
11 4 (0.38%) WorkSite
12 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 109 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 78 (7.48%) MS Office
3 16 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (2.21%) assyst
2 21 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.63%) Movex
4 5 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 5 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.48%) SAP SM
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.38%) MIS ActiveH
5 4 (0.38%) Infor M3
6 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.096%) Retail-J
7 1 (0.096%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.096%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.096%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.096%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.44%) Office 365
2 14 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.48%) SaaS
3 5 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.096%) PaaS
5 1 (0.096%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.94%) Firewall
2 58 (5.56%) WAN
3 53 (5.08%) LAN
4 35 (3.36%) VPN
5 33 (3.16%) TCP/IP
6 32 (3.07%) SAN
7 31 (2.97%) MPLS
7 31 (2.97%) Wireless
8 29 (2.78%) DNS
9 21 (2.01%) Internet
10 17 (1.63%) Network Security
10 17 (1.63%) VoIP
11 15 (1.44%) VLAN
11 15 (1.44%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (1.34%) DHCP
12 14 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (1.25%) BGP
14 12 (1.15%) EIGRP
15 11 (1.05%) Wireshark
16 10 (0.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (0.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (0.48%) Cognos Connection
10 5 (0.48%) MS Access
10 5 (0.48%) MySQL
10 5 (0.48%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.48%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.38%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.38%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
1 4 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.19%) Subversion
3 1 (0.096%) Hudson
3 1 (0.096%) Maven
3 1 (0.096%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.096%) Ant
General
1 178 (17.07%) Finance
2 84 (8.05%) Manufacturing
3 39 (3.74%) Retail
4 38 (3.64%) Law
5 33 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.59%) Banking
7 16 (1.53%) Marketing
8 12 (1.15%) Front Office
8 12 (1.15%) Legal
9 11 (1.05%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.77%) French Language
11 7 (0.67%) German Language
11 7 (0.67%) Electronics
12 5 (0.48%) Advertising
12 5 (0.48%) Publishing
13 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.38%) Games
13 4 (0.38%) Back Office
14 3 (0.29%) Automotive
15 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 241 (23.11%) Analyst
2 133 (12.75%) Service Manager
3 84 (8.05%) Transition Manager
4 79 (7.57%) Support Analyst
5 58 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 54 (5.18%) Applications Support
7 52 (4.99%) Incident Manager
8 50 (4.79%) Support Engineer
9 42 (4.03%) Service Analyst
10 41 (3.93%) Service Transition Manager
11 39 (3.74%) Architect
12 38 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
13 36 (3.45%) Business Analyst
13 36 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
14 35 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
15 30 (2.88%) Consultant
15 30 (2.88%) Major Incident Manager
16 28 (2.68%) Administrator
17 27 (2.59%) Team Leader
18 25 (2.40%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.37%) .NET
2 21 (2.01%) ASP.NET
3 20 (1.92%) J2EE
4 18 (1.73%) .NET Framework
5 14 (1.34%) WCF
6 12 (1.15%) Web Services
7 10 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.67%) HTML
9 5 (0.48%) Middleware
9 5 (0.48%) XML
9 5 (0.48%) JDBC
9 5 (0.48%) JSP
9 5 (0.48%) Servlets
9 5 (0.48%) EJB
9 5 (0.48%) XML Schema
10 4 (0.38%) CGI
10 4 (0.38%) CSS
10 4 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (0.38%) LINQ
10 4 (0.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (5.75%) Life Science
3 38 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.34%) GIS
5 13 (1.25%) PMI
6 12 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 12 (1.15%) iSeries
7 10 (0.96%) Statistics
8 9 (0.86%) Replication
8 9 (0.86%) Clustering
9 8 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (0.67%) AS400
11 6 (0.58%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.48%) Telematics
12 5 (0.48%) User Experience
12 5 (0.48%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.48%) EPoS
13 4 (0.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 262 (25.12%) Windows
2 87 (8.34%) Linux
3 68 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (5.18%) Windows 7
5 49 (4.70%) UNIX
6 45 (4.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (3.07%) Windows XP
9 23 (2.21%) Solaris
10 15 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.58%) AIX
12 6 (0.58%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.29%) Android
14 3 (0.29%) HPUX
15 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.096%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (23.01%) Service Delivery
2 197 (18.89%) PRINCE2
3 181 (17.35%) Service Management
4 147 (14.09%) Project Management
5 134 (12.85%) Change Management
6 107 (10.26%) Incident Management
7 98 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 94 (9.01%) Problem Management
9 79 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 65 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
11 60 (5.75%) Transition Management
12 46 (4.41%) Supplier Management
13 45 (4.31%) Release Management
14 44 (4.22%) ITSM
14 44 (4.22%) Risk Management
15 43 (4.12%) Information Security
16 40 (3.84%) Configuration Management
17 39 (3.74%) Business Development
18 38 (3.64%) Mentoring
19 37 (3.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 154 (14.77%) SQL
2 37 (3.55%) C#
3 27 (2.59%) Java
4 25 (2.40%) PowerShell
5 17 (1.63%) Perl
6 15 (1.44%) VB
6 15 (1.44%) Python
7 14 (1.34%) PL/SQL
8 13 (1.25%) VBA
9 9 (0.86%) VB6
9 9 (0.86%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.77%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.67%) C
12 5 (0.48%) VBScript
13 2 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.19%) C++
13 2 (0.19%) COBOL
13 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.096%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.096%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 188 (18.02%) ITIL Certification
2 91 (8.72%) Degree
3 67 (6.42%) Security Cleared
4 60 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 49 (4.70%) Cisco Certification
7 47 (4.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 41 (3.93%) MCSE
9 35 (3.36%) CCNP
10 32 (3.07%) ISEB
11 29 (2.78%) CCNA
12 22 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 19 (1.82%) CISA
14 18 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 17 (1.63%) CISM
16 16 (1.53%) PMP
16 16 (1.53%) MCITP
17 14 (1.34%) CISSP
18 13 (1.25%) MCSA
19 10 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (13.90%) SLA
2 44 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.49%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.67%) COBIT
5 7 (0.67%) QA
6 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.096%) HL7
7 1 (0.096%) DICOM
7 1 (0.096%) P3O
System Software
1 133 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 60 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.30%) XenApp
4 20 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.63%) vSphere
6 10 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.29%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.096%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.096%) Snort
10 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (2.49%) Nagios
2 19 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 18 (1.73%) SCCM
4 17 (1.63%) Ansible
5 15 (1.44%) BladeLogic
5 15 (1.44%) SCOM
5 15 (1.44%) Unicenter
6 14 (1.34%) Control-M
7 6 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
9 3 (0.29%) Netcool
10 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.19%) Puppet
10 2 (0.19%) Cacti
11 1 (0.096%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.096%) SCSM
Vendors
1 223 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 113 (10.83%) VMware
3 103 (9.88%) Citrix
4 101 (9.68%) Cisco
5 72 (6.90%) Oracle
6 52 (4.99%) SAP
7 46 (4.41%) NetApp
8 38 (3.64%) Remedy
9 32 (3.07%) HP
10 31 (2.97%) Dell
11 26 (2.49%) IBM
12 17 (1.63%) Juniper
13 16 (1.53%) Avaya
14 15 (1.44%) CheckPoint
15 14 (1.34%) Business Objects
15 14 (1.34%) EMC
16 12 (1.15%) F5
17 11 (1.05%) LANDesk
17 11 (1.05%) ServiceNow
18 9 (0.86%) Symantec
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £300 - £408.50 per day + +
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car / Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Shift All Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Recruit 121 Limited
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Shropshire
GSA Techsource Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday