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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 602 444 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.99% 8.92% 6.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.28% 11.47% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 519 383 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,623
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,397 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +2.32%
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
4533 3872 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.76% 77.75% 75.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3968 3227 3139
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 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
(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 +4 311 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Coventry +5 73 £39,000 +4.00% 10
Warwickshire -2 48 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Solihull 0 44 £30,500 -12.85% 5
Staffordshire +12 43 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Shropshire -6 18 £33,000 +20.00% 4
Wolverhampton +5 11 £37,500 - 3
Dudley 0 7 £27,500 +61.76% 1
Worcestershire +9 6 £40,250 +23.84% 2
West Bromwich +9 5 £70,000 +86.66%
Walsall -9 2 £26,000 -11.86% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 325 (28.04%) Windows
2 309 (26.66%) Microsoft
3 240 (20.71%) Service Management
4 231 (19.93%) Finance
5 212 (18.29%) Service Delivery
6 195 (16.82%) Incident Management
7 190 (16.39%) ITIL Certification
8 172 (14.84%) Active Directory
8 172 (14.84%) SQL
9 169 (14.58%) VMware
10 166 (14.32%) PRINCE2
11 159 (13.72%) Degree
12 158 (13.63%) Change Management
13 141 (12.17%) MS Excel
14 132 (11.39%) Project Management
15 131 (11.30%) Cisco
16 128 (11.04%) Citrix
17 124 (10.70%) SQL Server
18 116 (10.01%) Windows Server 2008
19 114 (9.84%) Security Cleared
20 110 (9.49%) Problem Management
21 107 (9.23%) UNIX
22 106 (9.15%) SLA
23 102 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
24 99 (8.54%) Firewall
25 98 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
26 94 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
27 92 (7.94%) MS Office
28 89 (7.68%) MS Exchange
29 86 (7.42%) LAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 89 (7.68%) MS Exchange
2 60 (5.18%) SharePoint
3 44 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (1.47%) Apache
6 17 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.29%) IIS
8 13 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.12%) Lync
9 9 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.60%) CMS
11 5 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
12 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.17%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 141 (12.17%) MS Excel
2 92 (7.94%) MS Office
3 26 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (1.81%) MS Project
5 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (3.36%) assyst
2 13 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.35%) Academy Housing
5 4 (0.35%) arcHouse
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.17%) Agresso
6 2 (0.17%) Retail-J
6 2 (0.17%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.086%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.086%) Movex
7 1 (0.086%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.086%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.21%) Office 365
2 13 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.69%) IaaS
5 5 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.086%) PaaS
6 1 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (8.54%) Firewall
2 86 (7.42%) LAN
3 69 (5.95%) WAN
4 66 (5.69%) TCP/IP
5 56 (4.83%) VPN
6 54 (4.66%) SAN
7 43 (3.71%) DNS
8 36 (3.11%) DHCP
9 32 (2.76%) Wireless
10 23 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (1.98%) 4G
11 21 (1.81%) Internet
12 19 (1.64%) Network Security
13 17 (1.47%) VLAN
13 17 (1.47%) iSCSI
13 17 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (1.38%) TETRA
15 15 (1.29%) SSH
16 14 (1.21%) Cisco PIX
17 12 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (0.60%) MS Access
6 6 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.35%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.35%) MarkLogic
8 4 (0.35%) KDB
8 4 (0.35%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.26%) MySQL
9 3 (0.26%) SQLPlus
9 3 (0.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.35%) Toad
4 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.086%) JIRA
5 1 (0.086%) Hudson
5 1 (0.086%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 231 (19.93%) Finance
2 46 (3.97%) Banking
3 34 (2.93%) Retail
4 30 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.59%) Legal
5 27 (2.33%) Law
6 23 (1.98%) Manufacturing
7 21 (1.81%) Front Office
8 10 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.52%) Automotive
9 6 (0.52%) Advertising
10 5 (0.43%) Games
10 5 (0.43%) Back Office
10 5 (0.43%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.35%) Marketing
12 2 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.086%) Local Government
13 1 (0.086%) Billing
Job Titles
1 232 (20.02%) Analyst
2 108 (9.32%) Service Manager
3 81 (6.99%) Support Analyst
4 80 (6.90%) Architect
5 70 (6.04%) Service Analyst
6 60 (5.18%) Applications Support
7 55 (4.75%) Incident Manager
8 54 (4.66%) Project Manager
9 50 (4.31%) Support Engineer
10 48 (4.14%) Team Leader
11 45 (3.88%) Service Desk Analyst
12 42 (3.62%) Transition Manager
13 41 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
14 40 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
14 40 (3.45%) Consultant
15 37 (3.19%) Data Centre Manager
16 32 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support
16 32 (2.76%) Technical Manager
17 31 (2.67%) Data Manager
18 28 (2.42%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.36%) .NET
2 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET
2 16 (1.38%) CSS
2 16 (1.38%) WCF
3 14 (1.21%) HTML
4 13 (1.12%) Web Services
4 13 (1.12%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.04%) Middleware
6 9 (0.78%) JMS
7 5 (0.43%) Flash
7 5 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.35%) D-Bus
8 4 (0.35%) COM
9 3 (0.26%) WPF
10 2 (0.17%) SailPoint
10 2 (0.17%) XML
11 1 (0.086%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 102 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.36%) Life Science
3 29 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 28 (2.42%) Statistics
5 22 (1.90%) Clustering
5 22 (1.90%) CMDB
6 17 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
7 10 (0.86%) GIS
8 8 (0.69%) PDA
9 7 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.52%) Replication
10 6 (0.52%) NHS
10 6 (0.52%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.43%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.43%) Mobile Computing
11 5 (0.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 325 (28.04%) Windows
2 116 (10.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 107 (9.23%) UNIX
4 76 (6.56%) Linux
5 71 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 65 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 50 (4.31%) Windows 7
8 23 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 22 (1.90%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.29%) Windows 2000
10 15 (1.29%) AIX
11 11 (0.95%) Solaris
12 9 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.60%) SUSE
14 4 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.17%) Android
17 1 (0.086%) CentOS
17 1 (0.086%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (20.71%) Service Management
2 212 (18.29%) Service Delivery
3 195 (16.82%) Incident Management
4 166 (14.32%) PRINCE2
5 158 (13.63%) Change Management
6 132 (11.39%) Project Management
7 110 (9.49%) Problem Management
8 84 (7.25%) People Management
9 81 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 79 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 67 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 48 (4.14%) Release Management
13 42 (3.62%) ITIL V3
13 42 (3.62%) ITSM
14 40 (3.45%) Mentoring
15 39 (3.36%) Risk Management
16 38 (3.28%) Supplier Management
16 38 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (3.19%) Business Continuity
17 37 (3.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 172 (14.84%) SQL
2 46 (3.97%) Java
3 36 (3.11%) C#
4 25 (2.16%) VBScript
5 24 (2.07%) PL/SQL
6 15 (1.29%) Python
7 14 (1.21%) Perl
8 13 (1.12%) C++
9 11 (0.95%) PowerShell
10 10 (0.86%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.86%) VB
11 9 (0.78%) Korn
12 5 (0.43%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.43%) PHP
13 4 (0.35%) VB6
14 3 (0.26%) VBA
15 2 (0.17%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.17%) C
16 1 (0.086%) ABAP
16 1 (0.086%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 190 (16.39%) ITIL Certification
2 159 (13.72%) Degree
3 114 (9.84%) Security Cleared
4 94 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 85 (7.33%) SC Cleared
6 62 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (4.75%) MCSE
8 49 (4.23%) CCNA
9 41 (3.54%) CCNP
10 40 (3.45%) ISEB
11 31 (2.67%) MCSA
12 29 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 28 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 18 (1.55%) CISSP
15 17 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (1.38%) MCITP
17 15 (1.29%) CISM
18 13 (1.12%) CISA
19 12 (1.04%) CCDP
19 12 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (9.15%) SLA
2 27 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.86%) QA
5 8 (0.69%) COBIT
6 6 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 172 (14.84%) Active Directory
2 98 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (4.83%) vSphere
4 39 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 36 (3.11%) XenApp
6 20 (1.73%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.38%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.35%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.35%) RHEV
10 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.26%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.17%) XenServer
13 1 (0.086%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.086%) IAG
13 1 (0.086%) UAG
13 1 (0.086%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (2.50%) SCCM
2 24 (2.07%) NetBackup
3 21 (1.81%) Nagios
4 20 (1.73%) Backup Exec
5 18 (1.55%) SCOM
6 9 (0.78%) WSUS
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.60%) Netcool
8 7 (0.60%) CA SiteMinder
8 7 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.43%) SCDPM
10 4 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.26%) Graphite
12 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 2 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 309 (26.66%) Microsoft
2 169 (14.58%) VMware
3 131 (11.30%) Cisco
4 128 (11.04%) Citrix
5 66 (5.69%) Oracle
6 55 (4.75%) Remedy
7 50 (4.31%) Juniper
8 48 (4.14%) HP
9 47 (4.06%) F5
10 40 (3.45%) NetApp
11 32 (2.76%) Sun
11 32 (2.76%) Symantec
12 29 (2.50%) CheckPoint
13 27 (2.33%) EMC
14 26 (2.24%) IBM
15 24 (2.07%) Dell
16 23 (1.98%) SolarWinds
17 15 (1.29%) BMC
18 14 (1.21%) Nimsoft
19 13 (1.12%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k plus 5k car allowance, pe
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £88000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago