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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 477 530 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.38% 10.47% 9.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.65% 12.66% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 384 443 338
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,150 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-0.37% +5.65%
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
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 0 186 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Warwickshire +2 66 £46,750 +16.87% 6
Coventry -17 63 £37,000 +13.84% 10
Staffordshire -10 36 £28,500 -24.00% 7
Shropshire +4 23 £41,000 +7.89%
Dudley -1 17 £27,500 -
Solihull +3 15 £67,000 +106.15%
Worcestershire -3 10 £21,500 -51.13% 5
Wolverhampton +3 9 £37,000 -1.33% 2
West Bromwich -15 8 £28,500 -51.28%
Herefordshire - 3 £26,750 -
Walsall -10 2 £42,500 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 224 (25.28%) Windows
2 198 (22.35%) Service Management
3 191 (21.56%) Service Delivery
4 180 (20.32%) Microsoft
5 157 (17.72%) Finance
6 134 (15.12%) ITIL Certification
7 114 (12.87%) Active Directory
8 111 (12.53%) ITSM
8 111 (12.53%) Degree
9 110 (12.42%) ITIL V3
10 107 (12.08%) Data Centre
11 102 (11.51%) PRINCE2
12 96 (10.84%) MS Excel
12 96 (10.84%) SLA
13 92 (10.38%) Windows Server
14 87 (9.82%) Project Management
15 86 (9.71%) VMware
16 82 (9.26%) Cisco
17 81 (9.14%) SQL
17 81 (9.14%) SQL Server
18 80 (9.03%) Change Management
19 78 (8.80%) Problem Management
20 76 (8.58%) MS Office
21 75 (8.47%) LAN
22 72 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
22 72 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
23 68 (7.67%) Linux
24 64 (7.22%) WAN
25 63 (7.11%) Incident Management
26 60 (6.77%) Unix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 37 (4.18%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 23 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (2.26%) Skype for Business
6 14 (1.58%) Moodle
7 12 (1.35%) IIS
8 10 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 8 (0.90%) NetWeaver
10 7 (0.79%) CMS
11 6 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.34%) Apache
13 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.34%) Exstream Dialogue
13 3 (0.34%) WordPress
14 2 (0.23%) SAP Portal
14 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 96 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 76 (8.58%) MS Office
3 11 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.79%) MS Project
5 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (1.02%) assyst
4 5 (0.56%) SAP FI-AR
4 5 (0.56%) SAP SRM
5 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.45%) SAP SM
6 3 (0.34%) Exstream
6 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP PP-PI
8 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.16%) Office 365
2 21 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.81%) IaaS
4 6 (0.68%) SaaS
5 4 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.34%) PaaS
7 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 75 (8.47%) LAN
2 64 (7.22%) WAN
3 60 (6.77%) Firewall
4 39 (4.40%) VPN
5 34 (3.84%) SAN
6 28 (3.16%) VoIP
7 24 (2.71%) TCP/IP
8 22 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
9 19 (2.14%) DNS
10 18 (2.03%) Wireless
10 18 (2.03%) WLAN
11 17 (1.92%) DHCP
12 15 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (1.58%) MPLS
14 13 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (1.47%) Unified Communications
15 12 (1.35%) VLAN
16 11 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
18 9 (1.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.81%) MySQL
3 11 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.02%) Big Data
4 9 (1.02%) SAP BW
4 9 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (0.90%) SAP BI
6 7 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (0.68%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.34%) GIS
10 3 (0.34%) MS Access
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.02%) JIRA
3 7 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.56%) LSMW
4 5 (0.56%) Subversion
5 4 (0.45%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.34%) Hudson
6 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.34%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.23%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.11%) ERwin
8 1 (0.11%) JMeter
8 1 (0.11%) Selenium
8 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 157 (17.72%) Finance
2 46 (5.19%) Retail
3 32 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 29 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.05%) Legal
6 20 (2.26%) Marketing
7 18 (2.03%) Law
8 12 (1.35%) Banking
9 11 (1.24%) Back Office
10 5 (0.56%) Automotive
11 3 (0.34%) Local Government
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) Electronics
12 2 (0.23%) German Language
12 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Advertising
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (23.59%) Analyst
2 119 (13.43%) Service Manager
3 93 (10.50%) IT Manager
4 66 (7.45%) Service Analyst
5 60 (6.77%) Delivery Manager
6 57 (6.43%) Services Delivery Manager
7 56 (6.32%) Service Desk Analyst
8 54 (6.09%) Support Analyst
9 51 (5.76%) IT Services Manager
10 50 (5.64%) Project Manager
11 45 (5.08%) Architect
12 43 (4.85%) Applications Support
13 36 (4.06%) IT Support
14 31 (3.50%) Administrator
14 31 (3.50%) Team Leader
15 30 (3.39%) Consultant
15 30 (3.39%) IT Analyst
15 30 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
16 29 (3.27%) Applications Support Analyst
17 28 (3.16%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.08%) .NET
2 19 (2.14%) ASP.NET
3 15 (1.69%) Middleware
4 11 (1.24%) XML
5 9 (1.02%) CSS
6 8 (0.90%) HTML
6 8 (0.90%) Web Services
7 6 (0.68%) SAP Basis
8 5 (0.56%) XSLT
9 4 (0.45%) jQuery
9 4 (0.45%) LAMP
10 3 (0.34%) DCOM
11 2 (0.23%) Ajax
11 2 (0.23%) BAPI
11 2 (0.23%) COM+
11 2 (0.23%) JSON
11 2 (0.23%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.23%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.23%) WCF
11 2 (0.23%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 107 (12.08%) Data Centre
2 72 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.53%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.37%) Statistics
5 20 (2.26%) CMDB
6 17 (1.92%) Life Science
7 16 (1.81%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
9 14 (1.58%) EPoS
10 13 (1.47%) PMI
10 13 (1.47%) Replication
11 11 (1.24%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.13%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.13%) Thin Client
13 9 (1.02%) Blackberry
13 9 (1.02%) FMCG
14 8 (0.90%) Clustering
15 7 (0.79%) Economics
15 7 (0.79%) EFTPOS
15 7 (0.79%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 224 (25.28%) Windows
2 92 (10.38%) Windows Server
3 68 (7.67%) Linux
4 60 (6.77%) Unix
5 37 (4.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (2.60%) Windows 7
8 22 (2.48%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (1.13%) MVS
11 9 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 7 (0.79%) Windows 10
12 7 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.68%) AIX
13 6 (0.68%) Android
13 6 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.68%) Solaris
14 4 (0.45%) HPUX
14 4 (0.45%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (22.35%) Service Management
2 191 (21.56%) Service Delivery
3 111 (12.53%) ITSM
4 110 (12.42%) ITIL V3
5 102 (11.51%) PRINCE2
6 87 (9.82%) Project Management
7 80 (9.03%) Change Management
8 78 (8.80%) Problem Management
9 72 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 63 (7.11%) Incident Management
11 58 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 46 (5.19%) Information Security
12 46 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
12 46 (5.19%) TOGAF
13 44 (4.97%) Supplier Management
14 38 (4.29%) Coaching
15 33 (3.72%) Configuration Management
16 32 (3.61%) Process Improvement
17 31 (3.50%) Asset Management
17 31 (3.50%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 81 (9.14%) SQL
2 31 (3.50%) C#
3 22 (2.48%) Java
4 11 (1.24%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.24%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.02%) VB
6 8 (0.90%) Perl
6 8 (0.90%) Python
7 7 (0.79%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.68%) ABAP
8 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.56%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.45%) C
10 4 (0.45%) PHP
11 3 (0.34%) Lingo
11 3 (0.34%) VB6
11 3 (0.34%) VBA
12 2 (0.23%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 134 (15.12%) ITIL Certification
2 111 (12.53%) Degree
3 46 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 32 (3.61%) CISSP
6 31 (3.50%) SC Cleared
7 29 (3.27%) MCSE
8 25 (2.82%) PMI Certification
9 23 (2.60%) CISM
10 22 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (2.26%) MCP
12 18 (2.03%) PMP
13 17 (1.92%) ISEB
14 15 (1.69%) MCITP
15 14 (1.58%) CCNA
15 14 (1.58%) CCNP
16 13 (1.47%) A+ Certification
16 13 (1.47%) CISA
17 9 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 7 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (10.84%) SLA
2 39 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.81%) COBIT
5 9 (1.02%) QA
6 7 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.34%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.34%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.34%) ISO27005
8 2 (0.23%) P3O
8 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (12.87%) Active Directory
2 52 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.03%) XenApp
5 16 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.79%) vSphere
6 7 (0.79%) Xen
6 7 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.11%) Docker
11 1 (0.11%) Firmware
11 1 (0.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (2.93%) SCCM
2 19 (2.14%) SCOM
3 14 (1.58%) AirWatch
4 10 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (0.79%) WSUS
6 6 (0.68%) EdgeSight
7 5 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (0.56%) Nessus
8 4 (0.45%) EnCase
8 4 (0.45%) Nagios
8 4 (0.45%) Nmap
8 4 (0.45%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.45%) WMI
9 3 (0.34%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.34%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.23%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 180 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.71%) VMware
3 82 (9.26%) Cisco
4 57 (6.43%) SAP
5 56 (6.32%) Oracle
6 53 (5.98%) Citrix
7 42 (4.74%) ServiceNow
8 32 (3.61%) Remedy
9 31 (3.50%) NetApp
10 30 (3.39%) HP
11 26 (2.93%) IBM
12 24 (2.71%) Avaya
13 14 (1.58%) Apple
13 14 (1.58%) LANDesk
13 14 (1.58%) SolarWinds
14 13 (1.47%) CheckPoint
15 12 (1.35%) Dell
16 11 (1.24%) Red Hat
17 8 (0.90%) IronPort
18 7 (0.79%) Qualys
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£45,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Solicitors Regulation Authority
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcestershire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ComputaCenter
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arriva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Arriva
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanctuary Housing Association
Salary: From £35,342 to £38,296 per annum 35 Hours Per Week
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28551.60 per annum + 40d Hol+Final Sal Pen+Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago