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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 712 506 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.44% 8.89% 8.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 10.21% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 458 387 383
Median salary £42,765 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.96% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,690 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
5000 4954 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.38% 87.03% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3942 4046 3782
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 406 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Coventry -2 68 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Staffordshire +27 43 £34,500 -20.23% 7
Shropshire +1 42 £42,500 +54.54%
Warwickshire -1 29 £44,000 +25.71% 4
Solihull +14 22 £65,000 +124.13% 2
Worcestershire +17 13 £37,500 -
Dudley +3 12 £23,500 -53.00%
Walsall +12 10 £24,530 -55.40% 1
West Bromwich +2 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wolverhampton -4 6 £35,000 +52.17%
Herefordshire -9 3 £23,000 -50.27% 7
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £20,500 -
Bilston - 2 £30,250 -
Smethwick - 1 £26,000 -
Willenhall - 1 £32,500 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 373 (25.32%) Service Management
2 368 (24.98%) Service Delivery
3 306 (20.77%) Finance
4 305 (20.71%) Data Centre
5 298 (20.23%) Microsoft
6 295 (20.03%) ITIL Certification
7 263 (17.85%) Windows
8 212 (14.39%) Incident Management
9 211 (14.32%) SLA
10 209 (14.19%) ITIL V3
11 207 (14.05%) Active Directory
12 203 (13.78%) MS Excel
13 195 (13.24%) Problem Management
14 194 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
15 191 (12.97%) Project Management
16 188 (12.76%) Continuous Improvement
17 164 (11.13%) Change Management
18 155 (10.52%) Cisco
19 146 (9.91%) PRINCE2
20 143 (9.71%) SQL
21 133 (9.03%) VMware
22 130 (8.83%) Degree
23 129 (8.76%) Retail
23 129 (8.76%) Unix
24 119 (8.08%) WAN
25 115 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
26 114 (7.74%) Windows Server
27 112 (7.60%) Firewall
27 112 (7.60%) Remedy
28 108 (7.33%) Linux

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (4.01%) MS Exchange
2 56 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.10%) Skype for Business
4 28 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (1.83%) IIS
6 20 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
7 19 (1.29%) Apache
8 17 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.48%) CMS
10 7 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.41%) Documentum
11 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.34%) JBoss
13 4 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.27%) OpenEdge
14 3 (0.20%) MindAlign
14 3 (0.20%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.20%) SAP EP
Applications
1 203 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 76 (5.16%) MS Office
3 23 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) EViews
6 1 (0.068%) MS Project
6 1 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 90 (6.11%) assyst
2 21 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.81%) Magento
4 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.48%) Exstream
5 7 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.27%) SAP APO
8 4 (0.27%) SAP LE
8 4 (0.27%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 3 (0.20%) Maximo
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.20%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.12%) Office 365
3 37 (2.51%) IaaS
4 25 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (1.36%) PaaS
6 17 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.27%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.27%) SaaS
10 1 (0.068%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 119 (8.08%) WAN
2 112 (7.60%) Firewall
3 106 (7.20%) LAN
4 56 (3.80%) VPN
5 49 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 38 (2.58%) DHCP
6 38 (2.58%) DNS
7 37 (2.51%) SAN
7 37 (2.51%) Wireless
8 25 (1.70%) Network Security
9 23 (1.56%) VLAN
10 22 (1.49%) OSPF
11 21 (1.43%) EIGRP
11 21 (1.43%) SSL
12 19 (1.29%) Internet
12 19 (1.29%) VoIP
13 18 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (1.22%) MPLS
14 16 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (0.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 43 (2.92%) MySQL
3 21 (1.43%) Big Data
4 18 (1.22%) DB2
5 14 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (0.34%) Informix
9 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.27%) SAP BI
11 3 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.20%) Power BI
11 3 (0.20%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.20%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.14%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.068%) DTS
Development Applications
1 19 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.22%) Ant
2 18 (1.22%) Maven
3 14 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 8 (0.54%) JIRA
5 4 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.27%) PVCS
5 4 (0.27%) Selenium
5 4 (0.27%) Subversion
6 3 (0.20%) ERwin
6 3 (0.20%) JUnit
6 3 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.068%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.068%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.068%) MorphX
8 1 (0.068%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 306 (20.77%) Finance
2 129 (8.76%) Retail
3 102 (6.92%) Manufacturing
4 47 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 41 (2.78%) Publishing
6 37 (2.51%) Legal
7 24 (1.63%) German Language
8 18 (1.22%) Banking
9 13 (0.88%) French Language
10 12 (0.81%) Advertising
11 9 (0.61%) Law
11 9 (0.61%) Marketing
12 6 (0.41%) Automotive
12 6 (0.41%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.27%) Back Office
14 4 (0.27%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.068%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 283 (19.21%) Analyst
2 125 (8.49%) Service Manager
3 96 (6.52%) Support Analyst
4 87 (5.91%) Senior Manager
5 86 (5.84%) Architect
6 84 (5.70%) Service Analyst
7 78 (5.30%) Project Manager
8 67 (4.55%) IT Analyst
9 66 (4.48%) IT Manager
10 61 (4.14%) IT Support
11 57 (3.87%) Support Engineer
12 56 (3.80%) Developer
13 50 (3.39%) Incident Manager
14 49 (3.33%) Major Incident Manager
14 49 (3.33%) ServiceNow Developer
15 44 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
15 44 (2.99%) Problem Manager
16 42 (2.85%) Services Delivery Manager
17 39 (2.65%) Applications Support
18 37 (2.51%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (4.01%) .NET
2 45 (3.05%) Web Services
3 44 (2.99%) HTML
4 41 (2.78%) CSS
4 41 (2.78%) XML
5 35 (2.38%) REST
6 34 (2.31%) SOAP
7 18 (1.22%) Ajax
7 18 (1.22%) JSON
8 13 (0.88%) .NET Framework
8 13 (0.88%) AngularJS
8 13 (0.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (0.81%) Zend Framework
10 11 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (0.27%) EDI
12 3 (0.20%) BAPI
12 3 (0.20%) COM
12 3 (0.20%) Middleware
12 3 (0.20%) SAP XI
12 3 (0.20%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 305 (20.71%) Data Centre
2 194 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (4.68%) Life Science
4 59 (4.01%) CMDB
5 51 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 45 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 44 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.99%) Statistics
8 22 (1.49%) Cryptography
9 18 (1.22%) iSeries
10 17 (1.15%) AS400
10 17 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 12 (0.81%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.68%) FMCG
12 10 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
13 8 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (0.54%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.54%) PKI
13 8 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 263 (17.85%) Windows
2 129 (8.76%) Unix
3 114 (7.74%) Windows Server
4 108 (7.33%) Linux
5 58 (3.94%) Windows 7
6 30 (2.04%) Solaris
7 29 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 19 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (1.15%) Windows XP
12 16 (1.09%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.95%) Windows Vista
14 12 (0.81%) HPUX
15 11 (0.75%) Apple iOS
16 10 (0.68%) AIX
17 6 (0.41%) CentOS
18 5 (0.34%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (25.32%) Service Management
2 368 (24.98%) Service Delivery
3 212 (14.39%) Incident Management
4 209 (14.19%) ITIL V3
5 195 (13.24%) Problem Management
6 191 (12.97%) Project Management
7 188 (12.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 164 (11.13%) Change Management
9 146 (9.91%) PRINCE2
10 115 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 108 (7.33%) Root Cause Analysis
12 106 (7.20%) ITSM
13 103 (6.99%) Release Management
14 98 (6.65%) Mentoring
15 88 (5.97%) Line Management
15 88 (5.97%) People Management
16 82 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
17 81 (5.50%) Information Security
18 75 (5.09%) Service Design
19 61 (4.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 143 (9.71%) SQL
2 63 (4.28%) Java
3 45 (3.05%) JavaScript
4 32 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 20 (1.36%) C#
6 16 (1.09%) PHP
6 16 (1.09%) VB
7 11 (0.75%) Perl
7 11 (0.75%) Ruby
8 8 (0.54%) C
9 7 (0.48%) PL/SQL
10 6 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.27%) Python
11 4 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.20%) ABAP
12 3 (0.20%) Korn
12 3 (0.20%) VBA
13 2 (0.14%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.14%) R
13 2 (0.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 295 (20.03%) ITIL Certification
2 130 (8.83%) Degree
3 96 (6.52%) CISSP
4 74 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (4.82%) Security Cleared
6 69 (4.68%) CISM
7 63 (4.28%) ISEB
8 61 (4.14%) CCNA
9 60 (4.07%) CISA
10 54 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (3.67%) SC Cleared
11 41 (2.78%) MCSE
12 37 (2.51%) CCNP
13 36 (2.44%) PMI Certification
13 36 (2.44%) PMP
14 29 (1.97%) MCSA
15 22 (1.49%) APMP
16 18 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 15 (1.02%) MCITP
18 12 (0.81%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (14.32%) SLA
2 91 (6.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 83 (5.63%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.49%) COBIT
5 17 (1.15%) ISO22301
6 16 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (1.02%) ISO27002
7 15 (1.02%) ISO27005
8 12 (0.81%) GxP
9 11 (0.75%) QA
10 6 (0.41%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 207 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 103 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
5 17 (1.15%) XenApp
6 15 (1.02%) BitLocker
7 14 (0.95%) vSphere
8 12 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.68%) Firmware
10 10 (0.68%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.34%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.27%) Docker
12 4 (0.27%) NFS
12 4 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.20%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 3 (0.20%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 75 (5.09%) SCCM
2 43 (2.92%) SCOM
3 34 (2.31%) Tivoli
4 17 (1.15%) SCVMM
5 15 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 11 (0.75%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.68%) WSUS
9 9 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (0.54%) Puppet
11 7 (0.48%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.34%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
12 5 (0.34%) Nagios
12 5 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.34%) Simpana
13 4 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
14 3 (0.20%) FortiGate
14 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
14 3 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 298 (20.23%) Microsoft
2 155 (10.52%) Cisco
3 133 (9.03%) VMware
4 112 (7.60%) Remedy
5 99 (6.72%) ServiceNow
6 92 (6.25%) HP
7 88 (5.97%) Oracle
8 81 (5.50%) Citrix
9 60 (4.07%) Juniper
10 59 (4.01%) IBM
11 58 (3.94%) NetApp
12 54 (3.67%) CheckPoint
13 46 (3.12%) EMC
14 45 (3.05%) SAP
15 29 (1.97%) Palo Alto
16 27 (1.83%) F5
17 26 (1.77%) SolarWinds
18 23 (1.56%) Serena
19 22 (1.49%) BMC
20 20 (1.36%) Red Hat
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37685.00 - £40961.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Shift Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £39,000-£43,000 per annum + 25 hols+BH, pension, death in service
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Met Police
Salary: £25,336 per annum plus £3,406 location allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Met Police
Salary: £22,052 per annum plus £3,406 location allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago