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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 493 483 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.67% 8.82% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 11.02% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 376 391 455
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £25,290 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
4810 4384 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.58% 80.09% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3933 3633 3710
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,119 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +2 221 £50,000 -4.76% 22
Coventry -3 77 £50,000 +29.87% 4
Warwickshire -16 41 £35,000 +11.11% 4
Shropshire +7 30 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Solihull +7 23 £29,000 -23.68% 2
Staffordshire -26 17 £41,625 +18.92% 1
West Bromwich -3 10 £52,000 -5.45% 1
Wolverhampton -7 10 £23,000 -41.77%
Herefordshire +11 9 £46,250 +46.48%
Worcestershire -4 9 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Dudley +2 3 £50,000 +117.39%
Walsall -3 2 £41,750 -1.76%
Tipton - 1 - - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 233 (23.02%) Windows
2 200 (19.76%) Service Management
2 200 (19.76%) Finance
3 198 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 195 (19.27%) Service Delivery
5 176 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 175 (17.29%) ITIL Certification
7 148 (14.62%) Project Management
8 140 (13.83%) SLA
9 136 (13.44%) Change Management
10 116 (11.46%) Active Directory
11 113 (11.17%) SQL
12 111 (10.97%) Data Centre
13 105 (10.38%) MS Excel
13 105 (10.38%) Incident Management
14 99 (9.78%) VMware
15 97 (9.58%) Cisco
16 95 (9.39%) Manufacturing
16 95 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 86 (8.50%) Linux
17 86 (8.50%) MS Office
18 82 (8.10%) Problem Management
19 78 (7.71%) Oracle
20 77 (7.61%) Retail
21 75 (7.41%) Degree
22 74 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
22 74 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
23 68 (6.72%) SQL Server
24 67 (6.62%) Citrix
25 62 (6.13%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 55 (5.43%) MS Exchange
2 50 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.08%) Lync
5 16 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.28%) CMS
6 13 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.19%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (1.09%) Apache
9 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.59%) JBoss
10 6 (0.59%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.49%) IIS
12 4 (0.40%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.40%) Exstream Dialogue
12 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.40%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 105 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 86 (8.50%) MS Office
3 16 (1.58%) MS Project
4 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.099%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.099%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 16 (1.58%) Movex
2 12 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.69%) assyst
5 6 (0.59%) Infor M3
5 6 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.59%) SAP CO
5 6 (0.59%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.49%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.40%) Exstream
7 4 (0.40%) Agresso
8 2 (0.20%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.20%) SAP SM
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.20%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.099%) TRIRIGA
9 1 (0.099%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.099%) Lawson
9 1 (0.099%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.09%) Office 365
2 11 (1.09%) IaaS
3 10 (0.99%) SaaS
4 8 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.63%) Firewall
2 53 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 50 (4.94%) LAN
4 44 (4.35%) WAN
5 42 (4.15%) DNS
6 39 (3.85%) SAN
7 29 (2.87%) VPN
8 27 (2.67%) Wireless
9 26 (2.57%) Internet
9 26 (2.57%) VoIP
10 25 (2.47%) DHCP
11 20 (1.98%) MPLS
12 18 (1.78%) OSPF
13 16 (1.58%) VLAN
14 15 (1.48%) BGP
15 13 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (1.09%) Unified Communications
17 10 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
18 9 (0.89%) Wireshark
19 8 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 16 (1.58%) RDBMS
4 14 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (1.19%) MySQL
5 12 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (0.79%) DB2
8 7 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.40%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.40%) SAP BI
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (0.40%) SAP HANA
12 3 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.30%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.099%) MSI
4 1 (0.099%) Selenium
4 1 (0.099%) Hudson
General
1 200 (19.76%) Finance
2 95 (9.39%) Manufacturing
3 77 (7.61%) Retail
4 35 (3.46%) Law
5 33 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.96%) Banking
7 20 (1.98%) Front Office
7 20 (1.98%) Legal
8 19 (1.88%) Marketing
9 14 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (1.38%) Aerospace
10 12 (1.19%) Military
11 7 (0.69%) Publishing
12 6 (0.59%) Electronics
13 4 (0.40%) Advertising
13 4 (0.40%) Local Government
14 3 (0.30%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Back Office
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 221 (21.84%) Analyst
2 125 (12.35%) Service Manager
3 83 (8.20%) Support Analyst
4 69 (6.82%) Transition Manager
5 65 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 59 (5.83%) Applications Support
7 50 (4.94%) Support Engineer
8 43 (4.25%) Delivery Manager
9 40 (3.95%) Incident Manager
10 38 (3.75%) Service Analyst
10 38 (3.75%) Applications Support Analyst
11 37 (3.66%) Technical Manager
12 36 (3.56%) Services Delivery Manager
13 35 (3.46%) Architect
14 31 (3.06%) Major Incident Manager
15 30 (2.96%) Business Analyst
16 28 (2.77%) Service Desk Analyst
17 27 (2.67%) Team Leader
17 27 (2.67%) Consultant
18 25 (2.47%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.56%) .NET
2 15 (1.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (0.99%) HTML
3 10 (0.99%) XML
4 9 (0.89%) WCF
5 8 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 8 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (0.69%) Middleware
7 6 (0.59%) Web Services
8 4 (0.40%) CGI
8 4 (0.40%) CSS
9 3 (0.30%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (0.30%) WinForms
9 3 (0.30%) Ajax
9 3 (0.30%) LINQ
10 2 (0.20%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.20%) JDBC
10 2 (0.20%) JSP
10 2 (0.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.97%) Data Centre
2 74 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (5.43%) Life Science
4 33 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.48%) PMI
5 15 (1.48%) Replication
6 12 (1.19%) CMDB
7 11 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (1.09%) FMCG
7 11 (1.09%) iSeries
8 9 (0.89%) AS400
8 9 (0.89%) GIS
9 8 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.69%) Clustering
11 6 (0.59%) Derivative
11 6 (0.59%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.59%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 233 (23.02%) Windows
2 86 (8.50%) Linux
3 61 (6.03%) UNIX
4 53 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (4.25%) Windows 7
6 34 (3.36%) Windows XP
6 34 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.08%) AIX
7 21 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (1.38%) Solaris
9 11 (1.09%) Windows Vista
9 11 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.69%) Windows 2000
11 6 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.49%) SUSE
13 2 (0.20%) HPUX
14 1 (0.099%) OS/400
14 1 (0.099%) i5/OS
14 1 (0.099%) Android
14 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (19.76%) Service Management
2 195 (19.27%) Service Delivery
3 176 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 148 (14.62%) Project Management
5 136 (13.44%) Change Management
6 105 (10.38%) Incident Management
7 95 (9.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 82 (8.10%) Problem Management
9 74 (7.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 62 (6.13%) ITSM
11 50 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (4.64%) Transition Management
13 44 (4.35%) Release Management
14 40 (3.95%) Information Security
15 36 (3.56%) ERP
15 36 (3.56%) Line Management
16 35 (3.46%) Configuration Management
16 35 (3.46%) Business Development
17 34 (3.36%) PRINCE
18 33 (3.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 113 (11.17%) SQL
2 27 (2.67%) C#
3 25 (2.47%) Java
4 11 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 9 (0.89%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.79%) Shell Script
6 8 (0.79%) Korn
7 7 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.69%) Perl
8 6 (0.59%) C
8 6 (0.59%) VBA
9 5 (0.49%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.49%) VBScript
9 5 (0.49%) VB
9 5 (0.49%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.30%) VB6
11 1 (0.099%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.099%) C++
11 1 (0.099%) PHP
Qualifications
1 175 (17.29%) ITIL Certification
2 75 (7.41%) Degree
3 53 (5.24%) Security Cleared
4 43 (4.25%) SC Cleared
4 43 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 40 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 39 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (3.26%) MCSE
8 32 (3.16%) CCNA
8 32 (3.16%) ISEB
9 26 (2.57%) CCNP
10 22 (2.17%) MCSA
10 22 (2.17%) CISSP
10 22 (2.17%) CISM
11 20 (1.98%) PMI Certification
12 17 (1.68%) MCITP
13 14 (1.38%) PMP
14 12 (1.19%) CISA
15 10 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (13.83%) SLA
2 31 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.58%) QA
5 9 (0.89%) COBIT
6 7 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.099%) P3O
9 1 (0.099%) TickIT
9 1 (0.099%) BS7666
9 1 (0.099%) HL7
9 1 (0.099%) DICOM
9 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 116 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 51 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 20 (1.98%) XenApp
5 10 (0.99%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.59%) vSphere
6 6 (0.59%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.40%) KVM
8 4 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.40%) Xen
9 3 (0.30%) Firmware
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.20%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.099%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.099%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (3.66%) SCCM
2 11 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 9 (0.89%) SCOM
4 8 (0.79%) Backup Exec
5 7 (0.69%) Nagios
5 7 (0.69%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 5 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
7 4 (0.40%) Nessus
7 4 (0.40%) WSUS
8 3 (0.30%) Nmap
8 3 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.30%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.20%) Ansible
9 2 (0.20%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) Puppet
9 2 (0.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 198 (19.57%) Microsoft
2 99 (9.78%) VMware
3 97 (9.58%) Cisco
4 78 (7.71%) Oracle
5 67 (6.62%) Citrix
6 57 (5.63%) SAP
7 37 (3.66%) Remedy
8 34 (3.36%) HP
9 32 (3.16%) IBM
10 22 (2.17%) Dell
11 20 (1.98%) NetApp
12 13 (1.28%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.28%) Juniper
13 12 (1.19%) LANDesk
13 12 (1.19%) F5
14 11 (1.09%) ServiceNow
15 10 (0.99%) BMC
15 10 (0.99%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.99%) Avaya
16 9 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Serco Solutions
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £38154 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Pension, Health Cover
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40k - 65k per year + plus 11% bonus and more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £24050 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + car allowance + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40356.00 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago