Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 656 435 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.43% 11.56% 14.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.17% 12.68% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 260 251 360
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £24,975 £25,254 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,875 £68,750 £69,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £43,354 £41,250
% change year-on-year -1.97% +5.10% -5.17%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,422 3,430 4,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.91% 91.17% 88.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,419 2,715 3,099
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Birmingham

ITIL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL in Birmingham.

Salary trend for ITIL in Birmingham

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Birmingham over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 356 (54.27%) Data Centre
2 275 (41.92%) Service Delivery
3 174 (26.52%) Microsoft
4 168 (25.61%) Service Management
5 161 (24.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 157 (23.93%) Firewall
7 156 (23.78%) Cisco
8 155 (23.63%) VMware
8 155 (23.63%) Presales
9 154 (23.48%) Self-Motivation
9 154 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
10 146 (22.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 143 (21.80%) CheckPoint
11 143 (21.80%) Windows
12 132 (20.12%) Line Management
13 126 (19.21%) Degree
14 122 (18.60%) Fortinet
15 121 (18.45%) PRINCE2
16 120 (18.29%) ITIL V3
17 118 (17.99%) Finance
18 116 (17.68%) WAN
19 115 (17.53%) Project Management
20 103 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
21 102 (15.55%) Change Management
22 101 (15.40%) Due Diligence
23 100 (15.24%) Active Directory
24 97 (14.79%) SLA
25 93 (14.18%) HP
25 93 (14.18%) LAN
25 93 (14.18%) Computer Science

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 70 (10.67%) MS Exchange
2 40 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (3.81%) IIS
4 14 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.22%) Apache
6 8 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.46%) CMS
9 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.46%) OpenEdge
9 3 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.15%) Moodle
11 1 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 44 (6.71%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (4.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) assyst
3 3 (0.46%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics SL
4 2 (0.30%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 71 (10.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.81%) Office 365
4 24 (3.66%) IaaS
5 22 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
6 21 (3.20%) PaaS
7 8 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.07%) SaaS
9 3 (0.46%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 157 (23.93%) Firewall
2 116 (17.68%) WAN
3 93 (14.18%) LAN
4 72 (10.98%) OSPF
5 58 (8.84%) VPN
6 53 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
7 52 (7.93%) SSL
8 48 (7.32%) IPsec
9 46 (7.01%) DHCP
9 46 (7.01%) DNS
10 43 (6.55%) SAN
11 42 (6.40%) BGP
11 42 (6.40%) FWSM
11 42 (6.40%) MPLS
11 42 (6.40%) SNMP
12 41 (6.25%) Network Security
13 37 (5.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (5.64%) Wireless
14 34 (5.18%) VLAN
15 32 (4.88%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.91%) DTS
2 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.30%) MySQL
4 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (3.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.46%) Subversion
3 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) MSI
General
1 118 (17.99%) Finance
2 22 (3.35%) Retail
3 21 (3.20%) Manufacturing
4 19 (2.90%) Publishing
5 14 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.98%) Law
7 6 (0.91%) Legal
8 4 (0.61%) Billing
8 4 (0.61%) Military
9 3 (0.46%) Back Office
9 3 (0.46%) Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 93 (14.18%) Service Manager
2 90 (13.72%) Analyst
3 88 (13.41%) Architect
4 62 (9.45%) Technical Manager
5 57 (8.69%) Support Analyst
5 57 (8.69%) Technical Services Manager
6 52 (7.93%) Solutions Architect
7 46 (7.01%) Technical Specialist
8 44 (6.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 41 (6.25%) Security Architect
9 41 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
10 34 (5.18%) Delivery Manager
11 30 (4.57%) Technical Support
12 29 (4.42%) IT Manager
13 28 (4.27%) Services Delivery Manager
14 25 (3.81%) Team Leader
14 25 (3.81%) Technical Leader
15 24 (3.66%) Network Architect
16 23 (3.51%) Network Engineer
17 22 (3.35%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.20%) LDAP
2 14 (2.13%) .NET
3 9 (1.37%) Web Services
3 9 (1.37%) XML
4 7 (1.07%) JSON
5 6 (0.91%) Flash
5 6 (0.91%) LINQ
5 6 (0.91%) REST
5 6 (0.91%) SOAP
5 6 (0.91%) XSLT
6 5 (0.76%) EDI
6 5 (0.76%) Middleware
7 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.46%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.30%) COM
8 2 (0.30%) LAMP
9 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.15%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.15%) HTML
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 356 (54.27%) Data Centre
2 154 (23.48%) Self-Motivation
3 93 (14.18%) Computer Science
4 55 (8.38%) CMDB
5 50 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (7.32%) Public Cloud
7 47 (7.16%) Management Information System
8 24 (3.66%) PKI
9 22 (3.35%) Cyberthreat
9 22 (3.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 17 (2.59%) CCTV
11 16 (2.44%) FlexPod
12 15 (2.29%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.52%) AS400
13 10 (1.52%) iSeries
14 7 (1.07%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.76%) NHS
15 5 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
16 4 (0.61%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 143 (21.80%) Windows
2 83 (12.65%) Windows Server
3 46 (7.01%) Linux
4 34 (5.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.29%) Windows 10
6 12 (1.83%) Unix
6 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (1.68%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.22%) AIX
9 8 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.46%) Debian
11 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.15%) Android
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 275 (41.92%) Service Delivery
2 168 (25.61%) Service Management
3 161 (24.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 155 (23.63%) Presales
5 132 (20.12%) Line Management
6 121 (18.45%) PRINCE2
7 120 (18.29%) ITIL V3
8 115 (17.53%) Project Management
9 102 (15.55%) Change Management
10 101 (15.40%) Due Diligence
11 90 (13.72%) Software Engineering
12 86 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
13 77 (11.74%) Load Balancing
14 73 (11.13%) SIEM
15 61 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 58 (8.84%) Requirements Analysis
17 56 (8.54%) Incident Management
18 53 (8.08%) Information Security
19 47 (7.16%) IT Strategy
19 47 (7.16%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (3.96%) SQL
2 8 (1.22%) C#
3 7 (1.07%) Java
3 7 (1.07%) T-SQL
4 6 (0.91%) PowerShell
4 6 (0.91%) VB.NET
5 5 (0.76%) R
5 5 (0.76%) RPG
5 5 (0.76%) RPG IV
6 4 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.30%) ABAP
8 1 (0.15%) C
8 1 (0.15%) C++
8 1 (0.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.15%) Python
8 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 154 (23.48%) ITIL Certification
2 126 (19.21%) Degree
3 103 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (13.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 87 (13.26%) CCNP
6 56 (8.54%) CISSP
7 45 (6.86%) ISEB
8 39 (5.95%) Security Cleared
9 38 (5.79%) CCDP
10 36 (5.49%) PMI Certification
10 36 (5.49%) PMP
11 33 (5.03%) SC Cleared
12 31 (4.73%) MCP
13 28 (4.27%) CCNA
14 23 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (3.35%) CCSE
15 22 (3.35%) IISP
15 22 (3.35%) ISSAP
15 22 (3.35%) JNCIP
16 18 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (14.79%) SLA
2 82 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (5.49%) Cyber Essentials
4 31 (4.73%) COBIT
5 18 (2.74%) PCI DSS
6 16 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 13 (1.98%) GPG13
8 8 (1.22%) ISO 9001
8 8 (1.22%) QA
9 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.61%) GDPR
11 3 (0.46%) PMO
12 2 (0.30%) COSO
13 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 146 (22.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (15.24%) Active Directory
3 59 (8.99%) VMware ESXi
4 42 (6.40%) Hyper-V
5 33 (5.03%) XenApp
6 32 (4.88%) vSphere
7 30 (4.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (4.57%) XenDesktop
8 26 (3.96%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (2.44%) VMware NSX
10 11 (1.68%) Firmware
11 1 (0.15%) Docker
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 60 (9.15%) SCVMM
2 41 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 32 (4.88%) QRadar
4 30 (4.57%) vCenter Server
4 30 (4.57%) vMotion
5 24 (3.66%) SCCM
6 16 (2.44%) CASB
6 16 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
7 10 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
8 7 (1.07%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.61%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (0.46%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.46%) PowerCLI
11 3 (0.46%) WSUS
12 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 174 (26.52%) Microsoft
2 156 (23.78%) Cisco
3 155 (23.63%) VMware
4 143 (21.80%) CheckPoint
5 122 (18.60%) Fortinet
6 93 (14.18%) HP
7 87 (13.26%) Citrix
8 81 (12.35%) Juniper
9 57 (8.69%) F5
10 46 (7.01%) ServiceNow
11 41 (6.25%) SolarWinds
12 38 (5.79%) IBM
13 32 (4.88%) BMC
14 30 (4.57%) Ivanti
15 29 (4.42%) NetApp
16 26 (3.96%) Meraki
17 22 (3.35%) Forcepoint
17 22 (3.35%) LogRhythm
17 22 (3.35%) Splunk
17 22 (3.35%) Tufin