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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 513 406 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.07% 9.14% 9.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.58% 11.28% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 404 320 383
Average salary £42,500 £43,175 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +15.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,857 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
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
4079 3599 3748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.07% 80.99% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3418 2943 3158
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 £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +5 196 £47,500 -5.00% 21
Coventry +3 114 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Warwickshire +4 55 £42,000 +1.20% 11
Staffordshire +1 33 £31,775 -9.21% 2
Shropshire -4 32 £42,500 -1.73% 4
Dudley 0 19 £26,000 -30.66% 3
Solihull -18 19 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Worcestershire +5 18 £30,000 -28.14% 1
Wolverhampton +8 7 £35,000 -16.87%
West Bromwich -3 4 £38,375 +9.64%
Walsall -2 2 - -
Herefordshire -4 2 £32,500 +29.35% 2
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 307 (28.04%) Windows
2 286 (26.12%) Microsoft
3 240 (21.92%) Service Delivery
4 216 (19.73%) Finance
5 209 (19.09%) ITIL Certification
6 195 (17.81%) Service Management
7 188 (17.17%) PRINCE2
8 176 (16.07%) SQL
9 175 (15.98%) Active Directory
10 152 (13.88%) VMware
11 146 (13.33%) Change Management
12 143 (13.06%) Project Management
13 141 (12.88%) MS Excel
14 140 (12.79%) Incident Management
15 127 (11.60%) SLA
16 120 (10.96%) Citrix
17 117 (10.68%) SQL Server
18 115 (10.50%) Degree
19 111 (10.14%) Cisco
20 99 (9.04%) Problem Management
21 94 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
21 94 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
22 90 (8.22%) Linux
23 89 (8.13%) MS Office
24 88 (8.04%) Security Cleared
25 82 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
26 80 (7.31%) SC Cleared
27 76 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
28 74 (6.76%) Oracle
28 74 (6.76%) LAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 67 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.30%) SharePoint
3 29 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (2.10%) IIS
5 21 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.74%) Lync
7 17 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (0.82%) Apache
11 6 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.46%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.46%) JBoss
13 4 (0.37%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.37%) CMS
14 3 (0.27%) OpenEdge
14 3 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 141 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 89 (8.13%) MS Office
3 25 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.19%) MS Project
5 11 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (2.37%) assyst
2 19 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (1.00%) Movex
4 10 (0.91%) 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%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.37%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.091%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 19 (1.74%) Office 365
2 16 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.55%) SaaS
4 3 (0.27%) IaaS
4 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.091%) PaaS
5 1 (0.091%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.76%) LAN
2 72 (6.58%) Firewall
3 64 (5.84%) WAN
4 46 (4.20%) SAN
5 39 (3.56%) TCP/IP
5 39 (3.56%) VPN
6 28 (2.56%) Wireless
7 27 (2.47%) MPLS
8 25 (2.28%) DNS
9 18 (1.64%) Network Security
9 18 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (1.37%) Internet
11 14 (1.28%) VoIP
11 14 (1.28%) DHCP
12 11 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (1.00%) VLAN
13 9 (0.82%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (0.82%) SSH
14 8 (0.73%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.46%) Star Schema
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
10 5 (0.46%) MS Access
11 3 (0.27%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.27%) DB2
11 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.27%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.27%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.37%) Toad
3 3 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.18%) Hudson
4 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.091%) Maven
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.091%) Ant
General
1 216 (19.73%) Finance
2 63 (5.75%) Manufacturing
3 43 (3.93%) Banking
4 36 (3.29%) Law
5 32 (2.92%) Retail
6 31 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 16 (1.46%) Legal
8 12 (1.10%) Marketing
9 7 (0.64%) French Language
9 7 (0.64%) Front Office
9 7 (0.64%) Advertising
10 6 (0.55%) Games
11 5 (0.46%) Publishing
11 5 (0.46%) Back Office
11 5 (0.46%) German Language
12 4 (0.37%) Automotive
13 3 (0.27%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.27%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.18%) Electronics
14 2 (0.18%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 244 (22.28%) Analyst
2 132 (12.05%) Service Manager
3 78 (7.12%) Support Analyst
4 64 (5.84%) Project Manager
5 61 (5.57%) Service Analyst
6 59 (5.39%) Applications Support
6 59 (5.39%) Architect
7 58 (5.30%) Transition Manager
8 49 (4.47%) Support Engineer
9 47 (4.29%) Consultant
10 45 (4.11%) Service Desk Analyst
10 45 (4.11%) Incident Manager
11 42 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
11 42 (3.84%) Services Delivery Manager
12 38 (3.47%) Team Leader
13 34 (3.11%) Service Transition Manager
14 28 (2.56%) Administrator
15 26 (2.37%) Release Manager
16 25 (2.28%) 3rd Line Support
17 24 (2.19%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (5.48%) .NET
2 21 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 20 (1.83%) J2EE
4 16 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 14 (1.28%) WCF
6 13 (1.19%) Web Services
7 9 (0.82%) HTML
7 9 (0.82%) CSS
7 9 (0.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.46%) Middleware
8 5 (0.46%) JDBC
8 5 (0.46%) JSP
8 5 (0.46%) Servlets
8 5 (0.46%) EJB
8 5 (0.46%) XML
8 5 (0.46%) XML Schema
9 4 (0.37%) CGI
9 4 (0.37%) Flash
9 4 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (5.39%) Life Science
3 44 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.01%) Statistics
4 22 (2.01%) Performance Metrics
5 18 (1.64%) GIS
5 18 (1.64%) Clustering
6 11 (1.00%) PMI
7 10 (0.91%) Replication
7 10 (0.91%) CMDB
8 8 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.64%) PDA
9 7 (0.64%) N-Tier
9 7 (0.64%) iSeries
10 6 (0.55%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.37%) EPoS
11 4 (0.37%) FMCG
11 4 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 307 (28.04%) Windows
2 90 (8.22%) Linux
3 82 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (5.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (5.11%) UNIX
6 46 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 46 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 23 (2.10%) Solaris
9 15 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.46%) AIX
12 5 (0.46%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.37%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.37%) Android
14 3 (0.27%) HPUX
15 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.091%) CentOS
16 1 (0.091%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (21.92%) Service Delivery
2 195 (17.81%) Service Management
3 188 (17.17%) PRINCE2
4 146 (13.33%) Change Management
5 143 (13.06%) Project Management
6 140 (12.79%) Incident Management
7 99 (9.04%) Problem Management
8 94 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 68 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 67 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (5.21%) Release Management
12 49 (4.47%) Configuration Management
13 48 (4.38%) People Management
14 46 (4.20%) Transition Management
14 46 (4.20%) Risk Management
14 46 (4.20%) Supplier Management
15 44 (4.02%) Information Security
15 44 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
16 41 (3.74%) ITIL V3
16 41 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 176 (16.07%) SQL
2 44 (4.02%) Java
3 41 (3.74%) C#
4 26 (2.37%) PowerShell
5 24 (2.19%) PL/SQL
6 21 (1.92%) Python
7 17 (1.55%) VB
7 17 (1.55%) Perl
8 14 (1.28%) VBScript
9 11 (1.00%) VBA
10 9 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.73%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.73%) VB6
12 7 (0.64%) C
13 3 (0.27%) PHP
13 3 (0.27%) C++
13 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.18%) COBOL
15 1 (0.091%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 209 (19.09%) ITIL Certification
2 115 (10.50%) Degree
3 88 (8.04%) Security Cleared
4 80 (7.31%) SC Cleared
5 65 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 59 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (4.11%) CCNP
8 44 (4.02%) MCSE
9 43 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 34 (3.11%) CCNA
11 24 (2.19%) ISEB
12 21 (1.92%) MCSA
13 20 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 17 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 16 (1.46%) CISSP
15 16 (1.46%) CISA
16 13 (1.19%) CISM
17 11 (1.00%) PMP
18 10 (0.91%) MCP
18 10 (0.91%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (11.60%) SLA
2 45 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.28%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.91%) QA
5 8 (0.73%) COBIT
6 7 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.091%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.091%) P3O
System Software
1 175 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 76 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (3.74%) vSphere
4 32 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 24 (2.19%) XenApp
6 11 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.18%) RHEV
9 1 (0.091%) Firmware
9 1 (0.091%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.091%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.091%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.091%) Snort
9 1 (0.091%) Xen
9 1 (0.091%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (3.38%) Nagios
2 25 (2.28%) SCCM
3 20 (1.83%) Tivoli
4 19 (1.74%) SCOM
5 17 (1.55%) NetBackup
5 17 (1.55%) Unicenter
6 15 (1.37%) BladeLogic
6 15 (1.37%) Ansible
7 13 (1.19%) Control-M
8 10 (0.91%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (0.46%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (0.46%) WSUS
10 5 (0.46%) Netcool
10 5 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.37%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.18%) Cacti
12 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 286 (26.12%) Microsoft
2 152 (13.88%) VMware
3 120 (10.96%) Citrix
4 111 (10.14%) Cisco
5 74 (6.76%) Oracle
6 48 (4.38%) NetApp
7 43 (3.93%) SAP
8 42 (3.84%) HP
9 39 (3.56%) Remedy
10 35 (3.20%) Juniper
11 32 (2.92%) Dell
12 28 (2.56%) IBM
12 28 (2.56%) F5
13 25 (2.28%) CheckPoint
14 23 (2.10%) EMC
15 20 (1.83%) Symantec
16 17 (1.55%) Sun
17 16 (1.46%) Avaya
18 15 (1.37%) Nimsoft
19 11 (1.00%) SolarWinds
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call Bonus, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car / Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £4200 Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago