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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 482 539 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.84% 9.88% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.53% 12.77% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 392 449 252
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £25,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
4179 4222 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.64% 77.37% 74.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 3577 3018
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -6 233 £52,500 +5.00% 32
Warwickshire +13 66 £31,500 -5.97% 5
Coventry -5 53 £38,500 -10.46% 6
Staffordshire -5 52 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Solihull -13 21 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Shropshire +5 15 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Worcestershire +4 10 £39,000 -13.33% 1
Wolverhampton +10 9 £55,000 +66.66%
West Bromwich 0 4 £37,000 -12.94%
Walsall -3 3 £42,500 +17.24%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
Herefordshire - 1 £31,573 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 235 (26.61%) Windows
2 215 (24.35%) Service Management
3 210 (23.78%) Microsoft
4 192 (21.74%) Finance
5 188 (21.29%) Service Delivery
6 140 (15.86%) PRINCE2
7 130 (14.72%) Degree
8 122 (13.82%) Project Management
9 113 (12.80%) Incident Management
10 111 (12.57%) Cisco
10 111 (12.57%) Active Directory
10 111 (12.57%) ITIL Certification
11 110 (12.46%) VMware
12 101 (11.44%) Change Management
13 99 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 98 (11.10%) SQL
14 98 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
15 97 (10.99%) MS Excel
16 95 (10.76%) SQL Server
17 90 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
18 87 (9.85%) Citrix
19 82 (9.29%) SLA
19 82 (9.29%) Security Cleared
20 81 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
20 81 (9.17%) Firewall
21 74 (8.38%) MS Office
21 74 (8.38%) MCSE
22 61 (6.91%) UNIX
22 61 (6.91%) MS Exchange
22 61 (6.91%) ITIL V3

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 61 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 49 (5.55%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 24 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (2.38%) IIS
8 12 (1.36%) Apache
8 12 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.02%) Lync
10 8 (0.91%) CMS
11 7 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.57%) EPiServer CMS
13 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.23%) Drupal
15 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 97 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 74 (8.38%) MS Office
3 17 (1.93%) MS Project
4 10 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.79%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.70%) assyst
2 10 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.91%) Agresso
4 7 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (0.57%) Movex
7 4 (0.45%) SAP PP
7 4 (0.45%) SAP HR
7 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.45%) Misys Equation
7 4 (0.45%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.45%) Finacle
7 4 (0.45%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.45%) FLEXCUBE
8 3 (0.34%) Academy Housing
8 3 (0.34%) arcHouse
8 3 (0.34%) SAP APO
9 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.79%) Office 365
4 6 (0.68%) IaaS
5 2 (0.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (9.17%) Firewall
2 60 (6.80%) LAN
3 59 (6.68%) WAN
4 54 (6.12%) SAN
5 46 (5.21%) DNS
6 42 (4.76%) VPN
7 40 (4.53%) TCP/IP
8 37 (4.19%) DHCP
9 31 (3.51%) VoIP
10 23 (2.60%) 4G
11 21 (2.38%) NAS
12 19 (2.15%) Network Security
13 17 (1.93%) VLAN
13 17 (1.93%) Broadband
13 17 (1.93%) Wireless
13 17 (1.93%) TETRA
13 17 (1.93%) Internet
14 15 (1.70%) 3G
15 13 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
16 11 (1.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.36%) DTS
9 9 (1.02%) OLAP
10 6 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.45%) QlikView
11 4 (0.45%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.23%) MySQL
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.23%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.23%) KDB
Development Applications
1 11 (1.25%) Visual Studio
1 11 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (0.79%) LoadRunner
3 6 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.11%) MSI
5 1 (0.11%) JIRA
General
1 192 (21.74%) Finance
2 42 (4.76%) Retail
3 41 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.17%) Law
4 28 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 25 (2.83%) Legal
6 18 (2.04%) Banking
7 13 (1.47%) Automotive
8 6 (0.68%) Back Office
9 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.45%) Advertising
9 4 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.45%) Marketing
9 4 (0.45%) German Language
10 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.34%) Front Office
11 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (15.97%) Analyst
2 115 (13.02%) Service Manager
3 52 (5.89%) Technical Manager
4 48 (5.44%) Architect
5 46 (5.21%) Support Analyst
6 45 (5.10%) Transition Manager
7 44 (4.98%) Service Analyst
8 41 (4.64%) Incident Manager
9 37 (4.19%) Project Manager
10 36 (4.08%) Senior Manager
11 34 (3.85%) Support Engineer
11 34 (3.85%) Data Centre Manager
12 33 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
12 33 (3.74%) Data Manager
13 32 (3.62%) Team Leader
13 32 (3.62%) Services Delivery Manager
14 31 (3.51%) Developer
15 30 (3.40%) Service Desk Analyst
16 27 (3.06%) Service Transition Manager
17 25 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.17%) .NET
2 21 (2.38%) HTML
3 17 (1.93%) ASP.NET
4 13 (1.47%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.36%) WCF
6 10 (1.13%) CSS
7 9 (1.02%) Middleware
8 8 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (0.79%) COM
10 5 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (0.45%) J2EE
11 4 (0.45%) XML
12 3 (0.34%) JSF
12 3 (0.34%) XMPP
12 3 (0.34%) JSP
12 3 (0.34%) SOAP
12 3 (0.34%) Web Services
12 3 (0.34%) SAP Business Workflow
13 2 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
13 2 (0.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 18 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 18 (2.04%) PDA
3 16 (1.81%) Clustering
4 14 (1.59%) CMDB
5 12 (1.36%) Statistics
5 12 (1.36%) Thin Client
5 12 (1.36%) Fat Client
6 11 (1.25%) Replication
7 7 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.57%) Firmware
9 5 (0.57%) PMI
9 5 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.45%) FMCG
10 4 (0.45%) APACS
10 4 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.34%) Life Science
11 3 (0.34%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 235 (26.61%) Windows
2 98 (11.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (6.91%) UNIX
4 60 (6.80%) Windows 7
5 53 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (3.62%) Linux
8 25 (2.83%) Windows XP
9 17 (1.93%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.36%) SUSE
11 10 (1.13%) Solaris
12 8 (0.91%) AIX
12 8 (0.91%) Windows 2000
13 5 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.23%) i5/OS
14 2 (0.23%) OS/400
15 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.11%) Android
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (24.35%) Service Management
2 188 (21.29%) Service Delivery
3 140 (15.86%) PRINCE2
4 122 (13.82%) Project Management
5 113 (12.80%) Incident Management
6 101 (11.44%) Change Management
7 90 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 61 (6.91%) ITIL V3
9 55 (6.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 52 (5.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (5.66%) Problem Management
12 45 (5.10%) ITSM
13 34 (3.85%) Load Balancing
14 31 (3.51%) Transition Management
15 28 (3.17%) Server Monitoring
15 28 (3.17%) Matrix Management
15 28 (3.17%) Operations Management
16 27 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (3.06%) Release Management
16 27 (3.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (11.10%) SQL
2 20 (2.27%) Java
3 19 (2.15%) C#
4 11 (1.25%) C++
5 10 (1.13%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 8 (0.91%) Perl
8 7 (0.79%) Korn
8 7 (0.79%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.79%) VB
9 6 (0.68%) C
10 5 (0.57%) ABAP
10 5 (0.57%) VBA
10 5 (0.57%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.34%) PHP
12 2 (0.23%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.11%) Python
13 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 130 (14.72%) Degree
2 111 (12.57%) ITIL Certification
3 99 (11.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 82 (9.29%) Security Cleared
5 74 (8.38%) MCSE
6 50 (5.66%) ISEB
7 49 (5.55%) SC Cleared
8 34 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (3.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 27 (3.06%) CCNA
10 26 (2.94%) MCSA
11 22 (2.49%) MCITP
12 20 (2.27%) MCP
13 19 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (1.81%) CCNP
15 12 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
16 11 (1.25%) CCA
16 11 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (1.02%) CISSP
17 9 (1.02%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.29%) SLA
2 15 (1.70%) QA
3 12 (1.36%) COBIT
4 10 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.13%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.45%) Basel II
6 4 (0.45%) IAS 39
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.23%) GxP
8 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 111 (12.57%) Active Directory
2 81 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (4.53%) XenApp
4 28 (3.17%) vSphere
5 26 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 21 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 17 (1.93%) XenDesktop
8 14 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (0.68%) IAG
10 6 (0.68%) UAG
11 5 (0.57%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.23%) NFS
14 2 (0.23%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.11%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 32 (3.62%) WSUS
2 24 (2.72%) SCCM
3 13 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 12 (1.36%) Backup Exec
4 12 (1.36%) SCOM
5 8 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (0.79%) CA SiteMinder
7 6 (0.68%) Cacti
7 6 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
10 3 (0.34%) Netcool
11 2 (0.23%) Nagios
11 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.11%) SCSM
12 1 (0.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 210 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 111 (12.57%) Cisco
3 110 (12.46%) VMware
4 87 (9.85%) Citrix
5 44 (4.98%) HP
6 43 (4.87%) Oracle
7 38 (4.30%) NetApp
8 32 (3.62%) Juniper
9 27 (3.06%) CheckPoint
9 27 (3.06%) McAfee
10 26 (2.94%) EMC
11 24 (2.72%) Symantec
12 22 (2.49%) SAP
12 22 (2.49%) IBM
13 20 (2.27%) Remedy
13 20 (2.27%) F5
14 19 (2.15%) Dell
15 18 (2.04%) Sun
15 18 (2.04%) SolarWinds
16 15 (1.70%) LANDesk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allow+ben
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, car/allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10000 Car and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £60000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum £450pcm Car Allowance, £10K - £15K B
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £65,000
Posted: 3 days ago