Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 12 15
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 548 534 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.02% 12.80% 9.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.69% 14.11% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 276 289 304
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £23,313 £27,500 £25,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - -1.16% -0.58%

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 3,283 3,785 3,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 89.99% 90.70% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,409 2,825 2,930
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,124 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% -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 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 228 (41.61%) Data Centre
2 182 (33.21%) Microsoft
2 182 (33.21%) Service Delivery
3 173 (31.57%) Service Management
4 132 (24.09%) Windows
5 127 (23.18%) Change Management
6 117 (21.35%) Project Management
7 112 (20.44%) PRINCE2
8 107 (19.53%) Line Management
9 106 (19.34%) Finance
10 105 (19.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 97 (17.70%) VMware
12 87 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
13 86 (15.69%) Degree
14 84 (15.33%) ITIL V3
15 81 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 81 (14.78%) Cisco
16 80 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
17 77 (14.05%) Firewall
18 74 (13.50%) CheckPoint
19 73 (13.32%) Presales
20 71 (12.96%) Active Directory
21 70 (12.77%) WAN
22 69 (12.59%) Citrix
23 62 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
24 60 (10.95%) LAN
25 57 (10.40%) Linux
25 57 (10.40%) Windows Server
26 56 (10.22%) Fortinet
27 54 (9.85%) Amazon AWS

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 37 (6.75%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (3.10%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (2.37%) IIS
6 9 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.46%) Skype for Business
7 8 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.28%) Apache
9 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.36%) CMS
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) assyst
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.55%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.36%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.18%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.18%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (8.58%) Office 365
4 23 (4.20%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.55%) IaaS
6 13 (2.37%) PaaS
7 8 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (1.28%) SaaS
9 4 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.73%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (14.05%) Firewall
2 70 (12.77%) WAN
3 60 (10.95%) LAN
4 43 (7.85%) OSPF
5 36 (6.57%) SSL
6 34 (6.20%) MPLS
6 34 (6.20%) VPN
7 32 (5.84%) IPsec
8 30 (5.47%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (5.29%) DHCP
10 28 (5.11%) BGP
10 28 (5.11%) DNS
10 28 (5.11%) SNMP
11 27 (4.93%) SAN
11 27 (4.93%) Wireless
12 26 (4.74%) NetScaler
12 26 (4.74%) Network Security
13 24 (4.38%) VLAN
14 22 (4.01%) WLAN
15 21 (3.83%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.64%) DTS
3 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (0.91%) MySQL
5 3 (0.55%) DB2
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.36%) KDB
6 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (2.01%) NuGet
1 11 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (2.01%) TeamCity
2 10 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.73%) InstallShield
4 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.73%) MSI
4 4 (0.73%) Subversion
5 3 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
General
1 106 (19.34%) Finance
2 25 (4.56%) Manufacturing
3 24 (4.38%) Retail
4 9 (1.64%) Law
4 9 (1.64%) Publishing
5 8 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.28%) Billing
7 6 (1.09%) Banking
8 4 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.73%) Military
9 3 (0.55%) Legal
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Front Office
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (14.23%) Service Manager
2 77 (14.05%) Analyst
3 57 (10.40%) Technical Manager
4 53 (9.67%) Support Analyst
5 52 (9.49%) Technical Services Manager
6 40 (7.30%) IT Manager
7 37 (6.75%) Architect
8 33 (6.02%) Technical Specialist
9 29 (5.29%) Project Manager
10 26 (4.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 24 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
12 23 (4.20%) Technical Leader
13 21 (3.83%) Security Architect
13 21 (3.83%) Security Solutions Architect
14 20 (3.65%) Developer
14 20 (3.65%) Senior Manager
15 19 (3.47%) Network Engineer
16 18 (3.28%) Technical Support
17 17 (3.10%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.93%) .NET
2 12 (2.19%) XML
3 10 (1.82%) JSON
3 10 (1.82%) Web Services
4 9 (1.64%) LDAP
4 9 (1.64%) LINQ
4 9 (1.64%) REST
4 9 (1.64%) SOAP
4 9 (1.64%) XSLT
5 7 (1.28%) CSS
5 7 (1.28%) HTML
6 5 (0.91%) EDI
6 5 (0.91%) Flash
7 4 (0.73%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.73%) Middleware
8 2 (0.36%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.36%) JMS
8 2 (0.36%) LAMP
9 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 228 (41.61%) Data Centre
2 52 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.49%) Computer Science
3 44 (8.03%) Public Cloud
4 37 (6.75%) CMDB
5 32 (5.84%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.19%) Cyberthreat
7 12 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 12 (2.19%) PKI
8 10 (1.82%) FlexPod
8 10 (1.82%) Robotics
9 9 (1.64%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.09%) Cyberattack
10 6 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.91%) AS400
11 5 (0.91%) iSeries
12 4 (0.73%) NHS
12 4 (0.73%) PMI
12 4 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 132 (24.09%) Windows
2 57 (10.40%) Linux
2 57 (10.40%) Windows Server
3 35 (6.39%) Windows 10
4 23 (4.20%) Windows 7
5 19 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.74%) Unix
7 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.46%) AIX
9 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
10 2 (0.36%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.36%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.18%) Android
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (33.21%) Service Delivery
2 173 (31.57%) Service Management
3 127 (23.18%) Change Management
4 117 (21.35%) Project Management
5 112 (20.44%) PRINCE2
6 107 (19.53%) Line Management
7 105 (19.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 84 (15.33%) ITIL V3
9 73 (13.32%) Presales
10 53 (9.67%) Matrix Management
11 52 (9.49%) Incident Management
12 51 (9.31%) Software Engineering
13 49 (8.94%) Problem Management
14 47 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (8.03%) Root Cause Analysis
16 39 (7.12%) Load Balancing
17 36 (6.57%) Network Design
18 34 (6.20%) Mentoring
18 34 (6.20%) SIEM
19 33 (6.02%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.02%) Java
1 33 (6.02%) SQL
2 31 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.55%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.37%) C#
5 12 (2.19%) VBScript
6 11 (2.01%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.46%) Perl
8 8 (1.46%) Python
9 7 (1.28%) Ruby
10 5 (0.91%) RPG
10 5 (0.91%) RPG IV
11 4 (0.73%) PHP
12 3 (0.55%) ABAP
12 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.55%) C
12 3 (0.55%) C++
12 3 (0.55%) R
13 2 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (15.69%) Degree
2 80 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
3 62 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (9.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 49 (8.94%) CCNP
6 36 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (5.84%) MCSE
8 30 (5.47%) MCP
9 26 (4.74%) ISEB
10 24 (4.38%) CCNA
10 24 (4.38%) CISSP
11 22 (4.01%) PMI Certification
12 18 (3.28%) PMP
12 18 (3.28%) Security Cleared
13 16 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (2.74%) CCDP
15 13 (2.37%) APMP
16 12 (2.19%) IISP
16 12 (2.19%) ISSAP
16 12 (2.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.31%) SLA
2 36 (6.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (3.83%) COBIT
4 14 (2.55%) QA
5 9 (1.64%) GPG13
6 8 (1.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (1.46%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.73%) COSO
8 4 (0.73%) GDPR
9 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (15.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (12.96%) Active Directory
3 33 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (5.11%) Hyper-V
5 25 (4.56%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (3.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 18 (3.28%) XenApp
8 16 (2.92%) vSphere
8 16 (2.92%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.46%) Docker
10 4 (0.73%) Firmware
11 3 (0.55%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (8.39%) SCVMM
1 46 (8.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 35 (6.39%) SCCM
3 19 (3.47%) Ansible
3 19 (3.47%) Puppet
4 18 (3.28%) QRadar
5 16 (2.92%) vCenter Server
5 16 (2.92%) vMotion
6 10 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.46%) SCOM
8 7 (1.28%) Salt
9 5 (0.91%) Cisco IPCC
10 4 (0.73%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.55%) Netcool
11 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 182 (33.21%) Microsoft
2 97 (17.70%) VMware
3 81 (14.78%) Cisco
4 74 (13.50%) CheckPoint
5 69 (12.59%) Citrix
6 56 (10.22%) Fortinet
7 48 (8.76%) ServiceNow
8 44 (8.03%) Juniper
9 41 (7.48%) HP
10 33 (6.02%) BMC
11 31 (5.66%) F5
12 26 (4.74%) SolarWinds
13 25 (4.56%) Oracle
14 21 (3.83%) Ivanti
15 20 (3.65%) IBM
16 17 (3.10%) Apple
17 14 (2.55%) Brocade
18 13 (2.37%) Meraki
19 12 (2.19%) LogRhythm
19 12 (2.19%) Splunk