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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 499 399 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.20% 9.75% 8.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.72% 12.16% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 401 308 332
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,026 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%
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
3923 3282 3530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.16% 80.21% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3288 2612 2979
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £27,881
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +1 189 £49,000 -2.00% 19
Coventry +8 112 £36,250 +29.46% 12
Warwickshire -5 47 £41,750 +0.60% 14
Staffordshire +4 34 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Shropshire -6 29 £40,750 +0.92% 6
Solihull -11 21 £38,500 +50.98% 3
Dudley -4 15 £27,500 -26.66%
Worcestershire -3 14 £37,750 -9.58% 1
Wolverhampton +3 9 £36,250 -5.97% 1
West Bromwich -2 6 £58,500 +67.14%
Walsall -6 3 - -
Herefordshire -7 2 £32,500 +28.71% 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 335 (29.36%) Windows
2 310 (27.17%) Microsoft
3 240 (21.03%) Service Delivery
3 240 (21.03%) Finance
4 213 (18.67%) ITIL Certification
5 204 (17.88%) Service Management
6 194 (17.00%) SQL
7 192 (16.83%) Active Directory
8 186 (16.30%) PRINCE2
9 157 (13.76%) Project Management
10 156 (13.67%) VMware
11 155 (13.58%) Incident Management
12 153 (13.41%) Change Management
12 153 (13.41%) MS Excel
13 133 (11.66%) Degree
14 130 (11.39%) SQL Server
14 130 (11.39%) SLA
15 125 (10.96%) Citrix
16 110 (9.64%) Cisco
17 105 (9.20%) Problem Management
18 97 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
19 96 (8.41%) Security Cleared
19 96 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
20 95 (8.33%) MS Office
21 94 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
22 91 (7.98%) Linux
23 88 (7.71%) SC Cleared
24 82 (7.19%) Oracle
24 82 (7.19%) LAN
25 76 (6.66%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 76 (6.66%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 34 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (2.19%) IIS
5 22 (1.93%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (1.49%) Lync
8 14 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.88%) Apache
11 6 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.35%) CMS
14 3 (0.26%) OpenEdge
14 3 (0.26%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
15 2 (0.18%) JBoss
15 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 153 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 95 (8.33%) MS Office
3 26 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.31%) MS Project
5 10 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (2.89%) assyst
2 18 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.61%) Movex
5 6 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
7 4 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.35%) SAP SM
8 2 (0.18%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.088%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.088%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.088%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.23%) Office 365
3 5 (0.44%) IaaS
3 5 (0.44%) SaaS
4 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.088%) PaaS
5 1 (0.088%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (7.19%) LAN
2 75 (6.57%) Firewall
3 72 (6.31%) WAN
4 53 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 53 (4.65%) SAN
5 39 (3.42%) VPN
6 28 (2.45%) DNS
6 28 (2.45%) Wireless
7 25 (2.19%) MPLS
8 21 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (1.75%) Network Security
10 19 (1.67%) DHCP
11 13 (1.14%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (1.05%) VoIP
12 12 (1.05%) Internet
13 11 (0.96%) SSH
14 10 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (0.79%) Broadband
16 8 (0.70%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 9 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.61%) MS Access
9 6 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.44%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (0.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (0.44%) Cognos Connection
10 5 (0.44%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.44%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.35%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.35%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.26%) DB2
12 3 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Toad
2 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.18%) Hudson
3 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.088%) Maven
4 1 (0.088%) Ant
General
1 240 (21.03%) Finance
2 53 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 46 (4.03%) Banking
4 34 (2.98%) Law
5 29 (2.54%) Retail
6 22 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.49%) Legal
8 14 (1.23%) Front Office
9 8 (0.70%) Advertising
9 8 (0.70%) Marketing
10 7 (0.61%) French Language
11 6 (0.53%) Games
12 5 (0.44%) German Language
12 5 (0.44%) Automotive
13 4 (0.35%) Back Office
13 4 (0.35%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.26%) Publishing
14 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Finnish Language
16 1 (0.088%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 249 (21.82%) Analyst
2 133 (11.66%) Service Manager
3 80 (7.01%) Support Analyst
4 71 (6.22%) Project Manager
5 68 (5.96%) Service Analyst
6 65 (5.70%) Architect
7 62 (5.43%) Applications Support
8 54 (4.73%) Transition Manager
9 51 (4.47%) Support Engineer
10 49 (4.29%) Consultant
10 49 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
11 46 (4.03%) Services Delivery Manager
11 46 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
12 43 (3.77%) Incident Manager
13 42 (3.68%) Team Leader
14 33 (2.89%) Service Transition Manager
15 28 (2.45%) 3rd Line Support
15 28 (2.45%) Data Centre Manager
16 27 (2.37%) 2nd Line Support
16 27 (2.37%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.00%) .NET
2 18 (1.58%) J2EE
3 17 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 14 (1.23%) Web Services
5 12 (1.05%) .NET Framework
6 11 (0.96%) WCF
7 10 (0.88%) CSS
8 8 (0.70%) Middleware
9 7 (0.61%) HTML
10 6 (0.53%) JMS
11 5 (0.44%) Flash
11 5 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.35%) D-Bus
13 3 (0.26%) XML
13 3 (0.26%) XML Schema
13 3 (0.26%) JDBC
13 3 (0.26%) JSP
13 3 (0.26%) Servlets
13 3 (0.26%) COM
13 3 (0.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 97 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.43%) Life Science
3 44 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 24 (2.10%) Clustering
5 23 (2.02%) Statistics
6 22 (1.93%) Performance Metrics
7 14 (1.23%) GIS
8 11 (0.96%) CMDB
9 10 (0.88%) Replication
9 10 (0.88%) PMI
10 8 (0.70%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.61%) PDA
11 7 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (0.53%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.44%) NHS
13 5 (0.44%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.44%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 335 (29.36%) Windows
2 94 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (7.98%) Linux
4 75 (6.57%) UNIX
5 67 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (4.29%) Windows 7
8 31 (2.72%) Windows XP
9 24 (2.10%) Solaris
10 20 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 13 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.70%) Windows 2000
12 8 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 6 (0.53%) AIX
14 4 (0.35%) Android
15 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.18%) HPUX
17 1 (0.088%) SUSE
17 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (21.03%) Service Delivery
2 204 (17.88%) Service Management
3 186 (16.30%) PRINCE2
4 157 (13.76%) Project Management
5 155 (13.58%) Incident Management
6 153 (13.41%) Change Management
7 105 (9.20%) Problem Management
8 96 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 66 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 63 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (5.08%) People Management
12 56 (4.91%) Release Management
13 51 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
14 49 (4.29%) Risk Management
15 46 (4.03%) Information Security
15 46 (4.03%) Supplier Management
16 45 (3.94%) Transition Management
17 44 (3.86%) Configuration Management
18 43 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
19 40 (3.51%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 194 (17.00%) SQL
2 41 (3.59%) Java
3 40 (3.51%) C#
4 29 (2.54%) PL/SQL
5 27 (2.37%) Python
6 26 (2.28%) PowerShell
7 22 (1.93%) Perl
8 21 (1.84%) VBScript
9 17 (1.49%) VB
10 10 (0.88%) VBA
11 8 (0.70%) VB6
12 7 (0.61%) C
13 6 (0.53%) JavaScript
14 5 (0.44%) C++
15 4 (0.35%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.26%) PHP
17 2 (0.18%) COBOL
17 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.18%) Korn
17 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 213 (18.67%) ITIL Certification
2 133 (11.66%) Degree
3 96 (8.41%) Security Cleared
4 88 (7.71%) SC Cleared
5 71 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 60 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (4.03%) MCSE
8 45 (3.94%) CCNP
9 42 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 35 (3.07%) CCNA
11 30 (2.63%) VCP4
12 26 (2.28%) ISEB
13 22 (1.93%) MCSA
14 21 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (1.58%) CISSP
15 18 (1.58%) CISA
16 17 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 16 (1.40%) CISM
18 9 (0.79%) PMP
18 9 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (11.39%) SLA
2 43 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.88%) QA
5 8 (0.70%) COBIT
6 5 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (0.44%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
System Software
1 192 (16.83%) Active Directory
2 74 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (3.77%) vSphere
4 37 (3.24%) Hyper-V
5 23 (2.02%) XenApp
6 9 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.53%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.35%) RHEV
9 1 (0.088%) Snort
9 1 (0.088%) Xen
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.088%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.088%) Firmware
9 1 (0.088%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.088%) XenServer
9 1 (0.088%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.088%) IAG
Systems Management
1 36 (3.16%) Nagios
2 24 (2.10%) SCCM
3 21 (1.84%) SCOM
4 20 (1.75%) Tivoli
5 19 (1.67%) NetBackup
6 17 (1.49%) Unicenter
7 15 (1.31%) BladeLogic
7 15 (1.31%) Ansible
8 12 (1.05%) Control-M
9 11 (0.96%) Backup Exec
10 9 (0.79%) WSUS
11 8 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.44%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (0.44%) SCDPM
12 5 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.44%) Netcool
12 5 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (0.26%) SCSM
15 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 310 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 156 (13.67%) VMware
3 125 (10.96%) Citrix
4 110 (9.64%) Cisco
5 82 (7.19%) Oracle
6 49 (4.29%) NetApp
7 44 (3.86%) Remedy
8 43 (3.77%) HP
9 42 (3.68%) Juniper
10 40 (3.51%) SAP
11 34 (2.98%) F5
12 28 (2.45%) EMC
12 28 (2.45%) CheckPoint
13 27 (2.37%) IBM
14 26 (2.28%) Dell
15 23 (2.02%) Symantec
16 18 (1.58%) Sun
17 15 (1.31%) Nimsoft
18 13 (1.14%) SolarWinds
18 13 (1.14%) Business Objects
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + Car / Allowance DOE
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Health & Pension & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oodles Jobs
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Car / Allowance & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000+ £5520 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Network ITR
Salary: 16k to 19k per year GBP
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago