Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 6 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 470 653 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.02% 17.36% 12.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.19% 18.68% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 277 233 270
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,075 £25,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2,734 3,495 3,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 93.18% 92.90% 92.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,101 2,483 2,767
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £64,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%

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 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, 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.

1 164 (34.89%) Service Management
2 132 (28.09%) Windows
3 131 (27.87%) Data Centre
4 126 (26.81%) Active Directory
5 124 (26.38%) Microsoft
6 119 (25.32%) GDPR
7 112 (23.83%) Firewall
7 112 (23.83%) Service Delivery
7 112 (23.83%) VMware
8 108 (22.98%) Cisco
9 103 (21.91%) Project Management
9 103 (21.91%) Data Protection
10 87 (18.51%) ITSM
11 86 (18.30%) ITIL Certification
12 83 (17.66%) PRINCE2
13 82 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 82 (17.45%) ServiceNow
14 81 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
15 79 (16.81%) Line Management
16 77 (16.38%) Presales
17 75 (15.96%) Windows Server
18 69 (14.68%) ITIL V3
19 68 (14.47%) Finance
19 68 (14.47%) Self-Motivation
20 66 (14.04%) Incident Management
21 65 (13.83%) Hyper-V
22 64 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
23 63 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 62 (13.19%) DNS
25 61 (12.98%) Cisco Certification

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 52 (11.06%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.02%) Skype for Business
3 20 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 17 (3.62%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.28%) CMS
8 3 (0.64%) Apache
9 2 (0.43%) IIS
9 2 (0.43%) JBoss
9 2 (0.43%) WildFly
10 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (5.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (4.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (3.83%) MS Visio
5 17 (3.62%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.13%) JDE OneWorld
2 7 (1.49%) Infor LN
3 5 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.64%) Workfront
5 2 (0.43%) assyst
5 2 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (17.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (12.55%) Office 365
3 38 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (2.98%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.98%) IaaS
5 14 (2.98%) PaaS
6 13 (2.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (2.77%) Amazon ECS
6 13 (2.77%) Amazon S3
6 13 (2.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (2.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (2.34%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.49%) PowerApps
9 5 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.64%) SaaS
11 2 (0.43%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 112 (23.83%) Firewall
2 62 (13.19%) DNS
3 60 (12.77%) DHCP
4 59 (12.55%) WAN
5 43 (9.15%) LAN
6 32 (6.81%) Skype
7 27 (5.74%) Wireless
8 25 (5.32%) SAN
8 25 (5.32%) VoIP
9 18 (3.83%) VLAN
10 17 (3.62%) OSPF
11 15 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (2.77%) PBX
12 13 (2.77%) Unified Communications
13 11 (2.34%) Network Security
14 10 (2.13%) FTP
14 10 (2.13%) TCP/IP
15 8 (1.70%) VPN
16 7 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 7 (1.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (2.77%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (2.77%) Azure SQL Database
2 13 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.49%) DTS
3 7 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.85%) Power BI
5 4 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (0.85%) QlikView
6 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) DB2
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.43%) JIRA
3 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 68 (14.47%) Finance
2 40 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.13%) Back Office
3 10 (2.13%) Law
4 9 (1.91%) Publishing
5 8 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.06%) Banking
7 4 (0.85%) Retail
8 3 (0.64%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (15.74%) Analyst
2 58 (12.34%) Architect
2 58 (12.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (9.36%) Network Engineer
4 34 (7.23%) Support Analyst
5 30 (6.38%) Consultant
6 28 (5.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (5.96%) Service Manager
6 28 (5.96%) Technical Consultant
7 22 (4.68%) Delivery Manager
7 22 (4.68%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 21 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (4.26%) Applications Support
9 20 (4.26%) Cloud Architect
10 16 (3.40%) Applications Support Analyst
11 15 (3.19%) Business Analyst
11 15 (3.19%) IT Manager
11 15 (3.19%) Technical Manager
12 14 (2.98%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (2.77%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.51%) XML
2 23 (4.89%) Web Services
3 22 (4.68%) AngularJS
3 22 (4.68%) CSS
3 22 (4.68%) HTML
3 22 (4.68%) HTML5
4 10 (2.13%) EDI
4 10 (2.13%) EDIFACT
5 9 (1.91%) .NET
5 9 (1.91%) REST
6 7 (1.49%) JSON
6 7 (1.49%) LINQ
6 7 (1.49%) SOAP
6 7 (1.49%) XSLT
7 5 (1.06%) LDAP
8 3 (0.64%) Spring
9 1 (0.21%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.21%) COM
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 131 (27.87%) Data Centre
2 68 (14.47%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (8.94%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.89%) Public Cloud
6 21 (4.47%) Driving Licence
6 21 (4.47%) Virtual Team
7 20 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (3.62%) Handset
9 16 (3.40%) iSeries
10 14 (2.98%) Private Cloud
11 11 (2.34%) CMDB
12 10 (2.13%) Clustering
13 7 (1.49%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
13 7 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (1.49%) Replication
13 7 (1.49%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.28%) AS400
15 5 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 132 (28.09%) Windows
2 75 (15.96%) Windows Server
3 36 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (4.47%) Linux
6 17 (3.62%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.19%) Unix
8 14 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.77%) Windows 10
10 12 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (1.28%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.21%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (34.89%) Service Management
2 112 (23.83%) Service Delivery
3 103 (21.91%) Data Protection
3 103 (21.91%) Project Management
4 87 (18.51%) ITSM
5 83 (17.66%) PRINCE2
6 79 (16.81%) Line Management
7 77 (16.38%) Presales
8 69 (14.68%) ITIL V3
9 66 (14.04%) Incident Management
10 64 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 56 (11.91%) Change Management
13 43 (9.15%) Load Balancing
13 43 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (8.94%) Migration
15 40 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
16 37 (7.87%) Information Security
17 36 (7.66%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (6.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (9.79%) SQL
2 37 (7.87%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.68%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.13%) RPG
4 10 (2.13%) RPG IV
5 8 (1.70%) VB.NET
6 7 (1.49%) C#
6 7 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.64%) C
7 3 (0.64%) VBA
8 2 (0.43%) Java
8 2 (0.43%) VBScript
9 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (18.30%) ITIL Certification
2 61 (12.98%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (10.85%) Degree
4 46 (9.79%) CCNA
5 36 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 35 (7.45%) MCSE
7 33 (7.02%) CCNP
8 31 (6.60%) ISEB
9 28 (5.96%) Security Cleared
10 25 (5.32%) Computer Science Degree
11 23 (4.89%) SC Cleared
12 20 (4.26%) MCSA
13 19 (4.04%) CISSP
14 17 (3.62%) PMI Certification
15 14 (2.98%) MCP
15 14 (2.98%) PMP
16 11 (2.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (2.13%) CEH
17 10 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
18 9 (1.91%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (25.32%) GDPR
2 56 (11.91%) SLA
3 29 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.91%) GPG13
4 9 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.06%) QA
6 3 (0.64%) COBIT
6 3 (0.64%) ISO 22301
6 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.43%) NIST
8 1 (0.21%) BS25999
8 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.21%) TickIT
8 1 (0.21%) WAI
System Software
1 126 (26.81%) Active Directory
2 81 (17.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (13.83%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.77%) vSphere
6 10 (2.13%) XenApp
7 6 (1.28%) Firmware
8 5 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (1.06%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.43%) NLBS
10 2 (0.43%) UAG
10 2 (0.43%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.43%) Xen
11 1 (0.21%) ACF2
11 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (10.64%) SCCM
2 24 (5.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (2.34%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.34%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 10 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (1.70%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 7 (1.49%) WSUS
7 6 (1.28%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.64%) QRadar
9 3 (0.64%) SCOM
10 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 124 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 112 (23.83%) VMware
3 108 (22.98%) Cisco
4 82 (17.45%) ServiceNow
5 49 (10.43%) Citrix
6 47 (10.00%) HP
7 43 (9.15%) CheckPoint
8 35 (7.45%) IBM
9 31 (6.60%) Symantec
10 28 (5.96%) Dell
11 26 (5.53%) McAfee
12 25 (5.32%) Avaya
13 24 (5.11%) Forcepoint
13 24 (5.11%) Fortinet
14 21 (4.47%) Palo Alto
15 18 (3.83%) F5
15 18 (3.83%) Mitel
16 17 (3.62%) NetApp
17 16 (3.40%) Oracle
18 15 (3.19%) Red Hat