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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 579 398 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.95% 7.37% 8.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.85% 9.22% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 461 319 363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +8 263 £48,000 -20.00% 37
Coventry +7 107 £48,500 +36.61% 8
Warwickshire -3 76 £36,250 +3.57% 9
Shropshire +13 35 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Solihull +4 18 £25,000 -52.38% 3
Staffordshire -13 18 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wolverhampton +13 14 £37,750 -31.36% 3
West Bromwich 0 8 £48,500 +155.26% 1
Herefordshire +1 7 £48,125 +52.42% 1
Dudley - 6 £28,250 -
Worcestershire -7 4 £42,500 -8.10%
Walsall +6 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 261 (23.58%) Windows
2 243 (21.95%) Service Delivery
3 228 (20.60%) Microsoft
4 219 (19.78%) Finance
5 201 (18.16%) PRINCE2
6 200 (18.07%) ITIL Certification
7 198 (17.89%) Service Management
8 168 (15.18%) Project Management
9 162 (14.63%) SLA
10 145 (13.10%) Change Management
11 139 (12.56%) SQL
12 138 (12.47%) Data Centre
13 131 (11.83%) Active Directory
14 117 (10.57%) MS Excel
15 111 (10.03%) Manufacturing
15 111 (10.03%) Incident Management
16 103 (9.30%) Cisco
17 102 (9.21%) Problem Management
18 101 (9.12%) VMware
19 99 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
20 92 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
21 91 (8.22%) Degree
22 86 (7.77%) Linux
23 84 (7.59%) SQL Server
24 82 (7.41%) Citrix
25 81 (7.32%) MS Office
25 81 (7.32%) Oracle
25 81 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
26 67 (6.05%) SAP
26 67 (6.05%) Firewall

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 58 (5.24%) MS Exchange
2 55 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 22 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (1.81%) IIS
6 19 (1.72%) Lync
7 16 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (0.90%) Apache
10 9 (0.81%) CMS
10 9 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.54%) JBoss
12 5 (0.45%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.36%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.36%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.18%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 117 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 81 (7.32%) MS Office
3 19 (1.72%) MS Project
4 11 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (2.08%) Movex
2 19 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (1.63%) assyst
4 10 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.63%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.45%) SAP SM
7 4 (0.36%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.18%) Exstream
8 2 (0.18%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.18%) MIS ActiveH
9 1 (0.090%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.090%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.090%) Lawson
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.090%) Primavera
9 1 (0.090%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.36%) Office 365
2 14 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.90%) SaaS
4 6 (0.54%) IaaS
5 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 67 (6.05%) Firewall
2 58 (5.24%) WAN
3 56 (5.06%) LAN
4 53 (4.79%) TCP/IP
5 44 (3.97%) SAN
6 41 (3.70%) DNS
7 40 (3.61%) VPN
8 29 (2.62%) Internet
8 29 (2.62%) MPLS
9 27 (2.44%) Wireless
10 22 (1.99%) DHCP
11 21 (1.90%) VoIP
12 17 (1.54%) BGP
13 16 (1.45%) OSPF
14 15 (1.36%) Network Security
15 14 (1.26%) VLAN
16 13 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (0.90%) Wireshark
18 10 (0.90%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 21 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.54%) MySQL
9 6 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.45%) Star Schema
10 5 (0.45%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (0.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (0.45%) Cognos Connection
11 4 (0.36%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.36%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.36%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.090%) Maven
4 1 (0.090%) Selenium
4 1 (0.090%) Hudson
4 1 (0.090%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.090%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.090%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.090%) Ant
General
1 219 (19.78%) Finance
2 111 (10.03%) Manufacturing
3 63 (5.69%) Retail
4 38 (3.43%) Law
5 37 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 26 (2.35%) Banking
7 20 (1.81%) Marketing
8 17 (1.54%) Legal
9 16 (1.45%) Front Office
10 15 (1.36%) Aerospace
11 12 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.81%) Publishing
13 8 (0.72%) French Language
13 8 (0.72%) German Language
14 7 (0.63%) Electronics
15 4 (0.36%) Automotive
16 3 (0.27%) Back Office
16 3 (0.27%) Advertising
17 2 (0.18%) Finnish Language
17 2 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 254 (22.94%) Analyst
2 148 (13.37%) Service Manager
3 87 (7.86%) Support Analyst
4 83 (7.50%) Transition Manager
5 69 (6.23%) Project Manager
6 59 (5.33%) Applications Support
7 54 (4.88%) Incident Manager
8 48 (4.34%) Support Engineer
9 47 (4.25%) Delivery Manager
10 44 (3.97%) Service Analyst
11 40 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
12 39 (3.52%) Service Desk Analyst
13 38 (3.43%) Business Analyst
13 38 (3.43%) Architect
13 38 (3.43%) Service Transition Manager
14 35 (3.16%) Major Incident Manager
15 31 (2.80%) Consultant
16 30 (2.71%) Team Leader
17 29 (2.62%) Applications Support Analyst
17 29 (2.62%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.61%) .NET
2 21 (1.90%) ASP.NET
3 20 (1.81%) J2EE
4 14 (1.26%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.08%) WCF
5 12 (1.08%) XML
6 10 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (0.72%) Web Services
8 7 (0.63%) Middleware
9 6 (0.54%) HTML
10 5 (0.45%) XML Schema
10 5 (0.45%) EJB
10 5 (0.45%) JDBC
10 5 (0.45%) JSP
10 5 (0.45%) Servlets
11 4 (0.36%) CSS
11 4 (0.36%) CGI
11 4 (0.36%) LINQ
11 4 (0.36%) Entity Framework
11 4 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 138 (12.47%) Data Centre
2 92 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (6.05%) Life Science
4 41 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 18 (1.63%) PMI
6 15 (1.36%) iSeries
7 13 (1.17%) GIS
8 11 (0.99%) Blackberry
9 10 (0.90%) AS400
9 10 (0.90%) FMCG
10 8 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (0.72%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.63%) Statistics
11 7 (0.63%) Clustering
11 7 (0.63%) Replication
12 6 (0.54%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.54%) EPoS
12 6 (0.54%) Derivative
12 6 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
12 6 (0.54%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 261 (23.58%) Windows
2 86 (7.77%) Linux
3 64 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (4.97%) UNIX
5 45 (4.07%) Windows 7
6 40 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (3.43%) Windows XP
7 38 (3.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (2.35%) Solaris
9 14 (1.26%) AIX
10 10 (0.90%) Windows Vista
10 10 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.27%) Android
13 3 (0.27%) HPUX
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.090%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (21.95%) Service Delivery
2 201 (18.16%) PRINCE2
3 198 (17.89%) Service Management
4 168 (15.18%) Project Management
5 145 (13.10%) Change Management
6 111 (10.03%) Incident Management
7 102 (9.21%) Problem Management
8 99 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 63 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (5.15%) Transition Management
12 56 (5.06%) ITSM
13 45 (4.07%) Risk Management
13 45 (4.07%) Release Management
14 43 (3.88%) ERP
15 42 (3.79%) Information Security
16 40 (3.61%) Business Development
17 38 (3.43%) Configuration Management
18 37 (3.34%) Line Management
18 37 (3.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 139 (12.56%) SQL
2 30 (2.71%) C#
3 26 (2.35%) Java
4 25 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 18 (1.63%) Perl
6 16 (1.45%) Python
7 13 (1.17%) VBA
8 11 (0.99%) VB
8 11 (0.99%) PL/SQL
9 9 (0.81%) T-SQL
9 9 (0.81%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.63%) C
10 7 (0.63%) VB6
11 6 (0.54%) VBScript
12 4 (0.36%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.27%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.18%) C++
15 1 (0.090%) COBOL
15 1 (0.090%) AWK
15 1 (0.090%) Korn
Qualifications
1 200 (18.07%) ITIL Certification
2 91 (8.22%) Degree
3 59 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (5.06%) Security Cleared
5 54 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (4.34%) MCSE
7 47 (4.25%) SC Cleared
8 45 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 38 (3.43%) CCNA
10 37 (3.34%) CCNP
11 31 (2.80%) ISEB
12 25 (2.26%) MCSA
13 20 (1.81%) CISM
14 19 (1.72%) MCITP
14 19 (1.72%) CISSP
14 19 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (1.54%) PMP
16 15 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (1.26%) CISA
18 13 (1.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (14.63%) SLA
2 36 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.54%) QA
5 6 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.45%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.090%) P3O
8 1 (0.090%) HL7
8 1 (0.090%) DICOM
8 1 (0.090%) TickIT
8 1 (0.090%) BS7666
System Software
1 131 (11.83%) Active Directory
2 49 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.90%) XenApp
5 10 (0.90%) vSphere
6 8 (0.72%) XenDesktop
7 6 (0.54%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.090%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.090%) Snort
10 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (2.35%) SCCM
2 24 (2.17%) Nagios
3 17 (1.54%) Tivoli
3 17 (1.54%) Ansible
4 15 (1.36%) Unicenter
4 15 (1.36%) BladeLogic
5 14 (1.26%) Control-M
6 12 (1.08%) SCOM
7 7 (0.63%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.18%) WSUS
10 2 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.18%) Netcool
10 2 (0.18%) Puppet
10 2 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.090%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.090%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 228 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 103 (9.30%) Cisco
3 101 (9.12%) VMware
4 82 (7.41%) Citrix
5 81 (7.32%) Oracle
6 67 (6.05%) SAP
7 44 (3.97%) Remedy
8 41 (3.70%) HP
9 39 (3.52%) NetApp
10 34 (3.07%) IBM
11 25 (2.26%) Dell
12 19 (1.72%) Juniper
13 17 (1.54%) Avaya
14 14 (1.26%) EMC
14 14 (1.26%) CheckPoint
15 13 (1.17%) LANDesk
16 10 (0.90%) F5
17 9 (0.81%) ServiceNow
17 9 (0.81%) BMC
18 8 (0.72%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Purple Sky Associates
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £29500 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 4 days ago