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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 531 404 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.94% 8.23% 8.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.25% 10.20% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 418 320 361
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4333 3960 3909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.10% 80.70% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3609 3291 3264
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,898 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +5 218 £47,500 -13.63% 34
Coventry 0 107 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Warwickshire +12 67 £42,500 +6.91% 10
Shropshire +4 35 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Staffordshire +4 30 £36,500 -10.97% 5
Dudley - 23 £27,500 -
Solihull -8 21 £26,500 -24.28% 1
Worcestershire 0 15 £30,000 -28.14% 3
West Bromwich -7 4 £24,500 -30.00%
Wolverhampton +10 3 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Herefordshire +6 3 £32,500 +28.71% 1
Walsall -1 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 281 (26.04%) Windows
2 269 (24.93%) Microsoft
3 254 (23.54%) Service Delivery
4 213 (19.74%) ITIL Certification
5 199 (18.44%) Finance
6 194 (17.98%) PRINCE2
7 190 (17.61%) Service Management
8 170 (15.76%) Active Directory
9 166 (15.38%) SQL
10 146 (13.53%) Change Management
11 143 (13.25%) Project Management
12 142 (13.16%) SLA
13 141 (13.07%) VMware
14 132 (12.23%) MS Excel
15 113 (10.47%) Incident Management
16 112 (10.38%) Citrix
17 110 (10.19%) SQL Server
18 103 (9.55%) Cisco
19 98 (9.08%) Problem Management
19 98 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
20 97 (8.99%) Degree
21 89 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
22 87 (8.06%) MS Office
22 87 (8.06%) Linux
23 81 (7.51%) Security Cleared
24 75 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
25 74 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
25 74 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
26 73 (6.77%) Oracle
26 73 (6.77%) Manufacturing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 65 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 55 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (2.04%) IIS
5 21 (1.95%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.67%) Lync
7 16 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.93%) Apache
10 6 (0.56%) JBoss
10 6 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.37%) OpenEdge
13 3 (0.28%) CMS
14 2 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.19%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 132 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 87 (8.06%) MS Office
3 23 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.20%) MS Project
5 11 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (2.22%) assyst
2 20 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (1.30%) Movex
4 9 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.46%) SAP SM
6 4 (0.37%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.37%) MIS ActiveH
6 4 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.093%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.093%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.85%) Office 365
2 15 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.46%) SaaS
4 4 (0.37%) Mimecast
4 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.093%) PaaS
6 1 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (6.12%) Firewall
2 62 (5.75%) LAN
3 57 (5.28%) WAN
4 39 (3.61%) SAN
5 35 (3.24%) TCP/IP
6 32 (2.97%) VPN
7 29 (2.69%) DNS
7 29 (2.69%) Wireless
8 27 (2.50%) MPLS
9 18 (1.67%) Internet
9 18 (1.67%) VoIP
9 18 (1.67%) Network Security
10 15 (1.39%) DHCP
11 14 (1.30%) VLAN
11 14 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (1.11%) BGP
13 11 (1.02%) EIGRP
14 10 (0.93%) Wireshark
15 9 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (1.58%) Relational Database
6 13 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.56%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.46%) Star Schema
10 5 (0.46%) MS Access
10 5 (0.46%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.46%) Cognos Report Studio
10 5 (0.46%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 5 (0.46%) Cognos Connection
11 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.19%) MySQL
12 2 (0.19%) DB2
12 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.19%) Hudson
3 2 (0.19%) Subversion
4 1 (0.093%) Maven
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.093%) Toad
4 1 (0.093%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.093%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.093%) Ant
General
1 199 (18.44%) Finance
2 73 (6.77%) Manufacturing
3 38 (3.52%) Law
4 35 (3.24%) Telecoms
4 35 (3.24%) Retail
5 33 (3.06%) Banking
6 17 (1.58%) Legal
7 13 (1.20%) Marketing
8 8 (0.74%) French Language
9 7 (0.65%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.56%) Games
10 6 (0.56%) German Language
11 5 (0.46%) Publishing
11 5 (0.46%) Back Office
11 5 (0.46%) Electronics
12 4 (0.37%) Advertising
13 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.28%) Automotive
14 2 (0.19%) Front Office
14 2 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 245 (22.71%) Analyst
2 134 (12.42%) Service Manager
3 78 (7.23%) Support Analyst
4 71 (6.58%) Transition Manager
5 63 (5.84%) Project Manager
6 57 (5.28%) Applications Support
7 56 (5.19%) Service Analyst
8 52 (4.82%) Support Engineer
9 48 (4.45%) Architect
10 46 (4.26%) Incident Manager
11 43 (3.99%) Service Desk Analyst
12 42 (3.89%) Consultant
13 41 (3.80%) Team Leader
14 39 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
14 39 (3.61%) Delivery Manager
15 37 (3.43%) Service Transition Manager
16 30 (2.78%) Administrator
17 27 (2.50%) Business Analyst
18 25 (2.32%) Release Manager
19 24 (2.22%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (5.47%) .NET
2 22 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 20 (1.85%) J2EE
4 18 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 13 (1.20%) WCF
6 12 (1.11%) Web Services
7 10 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (0.65%) HTML
9 5 (0.46%) XML
9 5 (0.46%) XML Schema
9 5 (0.46%) EJB
9 5 (0.46%) CSS
9 5 (0.46%) JDBC
9 5 (0.46%) JSP
9 5 (0.46%) Servlets
10 4 (0.37%) CGI
10 4 (0.37%) Flash
10 4 (0.37%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (0.37%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.19%) Life Science
3 45 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 16 (1.48%) GIS
5 15 (1.39%) Statistics
5 15 (1.39%) Clustering
6 13 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
7 12 (1.11%) PMI
8 10 (0.93%) iSeries
9 9 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 9 (0.83%) Replication
10 8 (0.74%) Computer Science
11 7 (0.65%) CMDB
11 7 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.56%) PDA
13 5 (0.46%) AS400
13 5 (0.46%) EPoS
13 5 (0.46%) Telematics
14 4 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 281 (26.04%) Windows
2 87 (8.06%) Linux
3 74 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (4.54%) Windows 7
6 45 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (4.17%) UNIX
7 31 (2.87%) Windows XP
8 21 (1.95%) Solaris
9 14 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.46%) AIX
13 4 (0.37%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.37%) Android
14 3 (0.28%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.28%) HPUX
15 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.093%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (23.54%) Service Delivery
2 194 (17.98%) PRINCE2
3 190 (17.61%) Service Management
4 146 (13.53%) Change Management
5 143 (13.25%) Project Management
6 113 (10.47%) Incident Management
7 98 (9.08%) Problem Management
8 89 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 74 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 66 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (5.28%) Transition Management
12 50 (4.63%) Release Management
13 46 (4.26%) Information Security
14 45 (4.17%) Risk Management
15 44 (4.08%) Configuration Management
16 43 (3.99%) Mentoring
17 41 (3.80%) ITSM
18 40 (3.71%) Root Cause Analysis
19 39 (3.61%) Line Management
20 38 (3.52%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 166 (15.38%) SQL
2 37 (3.43%) C#
2 37 (3.43%) Java
3 23 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 19 (1.76%) PL/SQL
5 18 (1.67%) VB
6 16 (1.48%) Perl
7 15 (1.39%) Python
8 12 (1.11%) VBA
9 10 (0.93%) VB6
10 9 (0.83%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.74%) JavaScript
12 7 (0.65%) VBScript
13 6 (0.56%) C
14 2 (0.19%) C++
14 2 (0.19%) COBOL
14 2 (0.19%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.19%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.093%) XPath
15 1 (0.093%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 213 (19.74%) ITIL Certification
2 97 (8.99%) Degree
3 81 (7.51%) Security Cleared
4 71 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 69 (6.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 55 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (4.45%) MCSE
8 44 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 39 (3.61%) CCNP
10 33 (3.06%) CCNA
11 27 (2.50%) ISEB
12 22 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 20 (1.85%) MCSA
14 18 (1.67%) CISA
15 17 (1.58%) CISSP
15 17 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 17 (1.58%) MCITP
16 16 (1.48%) CISM
17 12 (1.11%) PMP
18 11 (1.02%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (13.16%) SLA
2 47 (4.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.50%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.93%) QA
5 8 (0.74%) COBIT
5 8 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.093%) P3O
System Software
1 170 (15.76%) Active Directory
2 75 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.87%) vSphere
4 28 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 23 (2.13%) XenApp
6 11 (1.02%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.19%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.093%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.093%) Snort
11 1 (0.093%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (2.87%) Nagios
2 21 (1.95%) SCCM
3 20 (1.85%) SCOM
3 20 (1.85%) Tivoli
4 17 (1.58%) Ansible
5 16 (1.48%) NetBackup
6 15 (1.39%) BladeLogic
6 15 (1.39%) Unicenter
7 14 (1.30%) Control-M
8 10 (0.93%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.37%) WSUS
11 4 (0.37%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (0.28%) Netcool
13 2 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.19%) Cacti
Vendors
1 269 (24.93%) Microsoft
2 141 (13.07%) VMware
3 112 (10.38%) Citrix
4 103 (9.55%) Cisco
5 73 (6.77%) Oracle
6 51 (4.73%) NetApp
7 50 (4.63%) SAP
8 40 (3.71%) HP
9 38 (3.52%) Remedy
10 30 (2.78%) Dell
11 28 (2.59%) IBM
12 24 (2.22%) Juniper
13 19 (1.76%) Symantec
14 18 (1.67%) F5
14 18 (1.67%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.67%) Avaya
15 16 (1.48%) EMC
16 14 (1.30%) LANDesk
17 13 (1.20%) Business Objects
18 10 (0.93%) ServiceNow
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 26k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £29000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + 46days hols + exc pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car / Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago