Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 569 526 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 17.23% 14.33% 13.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.84% 15.58% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 248 283 317
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £28,050 £23,200 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £73,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,465 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% - -1.16%

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 3,020 3,376 4,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.46% 91.99% 92.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,085 2,521 2,976
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,625 £68,750 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% -

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 254 (44.64%) Data Centre
2 233 (40.95%) Service Delivery
3 202 (35.50%) GDPR
4 192 (33.74%) Service Management
5 191 (33.57%) Data Protection
6 158 (27.77%) Microsoft
7 144 (25.31%) VMware
8 131 (23.02%) Cisco
9 130 (22.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 127 (22.32%) ITIL Certification
11 121 (21.27%) Windows
12 119 (20.91%) Self-Motivation
13 117 (20.56%) PRINCE2
13 117 (20.56%) SLA
14 108 (18.98%) Project Management
14 108 (18.98%) Presales
15 107 (18.80%) ITIL V3
16 105 (18.45%) HP
17 101 (17.75%) Firewall
18 97 (17.05%) Hyper-V
18 97 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
19 91 (15.99%) Line Management
20 86 (15.11%) Active Directory
21 83 (14.59%) ITSM
22 82 (14.41%) Finance
23 81 (14.24%) WAN
24 75 (13.18%) Change Management
25 70 (12.30%) SharePoint
25 70 (12.30%) CheckPoint
25 70 (12.30%) Degree

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 (12.30%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.62%) SharePoint Server
3 14 (2.46%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.23%) Apache
5 7 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.05%) CMS
6 6 (1.05%) IIS
7 3 (0.53%) Confluence
7 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.35%) Moodle
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (9.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (7.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 34 (5.98%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (3.87%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (3.87%) MS Visio
5 12 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.05%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.70%) SAP ECC
3 4 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.53%) Infor LN
4 3 (0.53%) Sentinel
4 3 (0.53%) Workfront
5 2 (0.35%) assyst
5 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 97 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (5.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (5.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 29 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (5.10%) Amazon S3
4 29 (5.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 29 (5.10%) PaaS
4 29 (5.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 26 (4.57%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (4.39%) IaaS
7 15 (2.64%) Office 365
8 8 (1.41%) SaaS
9 7 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 101 (17.75%) Firewall
2 81 (14.24%) WAN
3 65 (11.42%) LAN
4 57 (10.02%) DNS
5 53 (9.31%) DHCP
6 48 (8.44%) OSPF
7 27 (4.75%) VLAN
8 21 (3.69%) Wireless
9 20 (3.51%) VoIP
10 19 (3.34%) VPN
11 17 (2.99%) BGP
11 17 (2.99%) SAN
12 15 (2.64%) Intrusion Detection
13 14 (2.46%) Skype
14 13 (2.28%) RIP
15 9 (1.58%) Network Security
16 7 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (1.23%) TCP/IP
17 6 (1.05%) Extranet
17 6 (1.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (5.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 29 (5.10%) Amazon RDS
1 29 (5.10%) Azure SQL Database
2 27 (4.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.41%) DB2
4 6 (1.05%) DTS
4 6 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (0.88%) MySQL
6 4 (0.70%) Big Data
6 4 (0.70%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.53%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.18%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.18%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (2.28%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 82 (14.41%) Finance
2 33 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.04%) Publishing
4 20 (3.51%) Retail
5 15 (2.64%) Law
6 13 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.58%) Local Government
8 6 (1.05%) Back Office
8 6 (1.05%) Legal
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (16.52%) Architect
2 83 (14.59%) Analyst
3 82 (14.41%) Service Manager
4 51 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
5 43 (7.56%) Support Analyst
6 42 (7.38%) IT Manager
7 39 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
7 39 (6.85%) Network Engineer
8 33 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 28 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
9 28 (4.92%) Technical Support
10 25 (4.39%) IT Services Manager
10 25 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 24 (4.22%) Cloud Architect
12 22 (3.87%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 20 (3.51%) Developer
13 20 (3.51%) Technical Leader
14 19 (3.34%) Service Analyst
14 19 (3.34%) Technical Manager
14 19 (3.34%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (9.67%) Web Services
2 24 (4.22%) XML
3 16 (2.81%) .NET
3 16 (2.81%) EDI
4 15 (2.64%) REST
5 14 (2.46%) Middleware
6 13 (2.28%) SOAP
7 12 (2.11%) JSON
8 7 (1.23%) Spring
9 6 (1.05%) EDIFACT
9 6 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (1.05%) Kafka
9 6 (1.05%) LINQ
9 6 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (1.05%) XSLT
10 4 (0.70%) HTML
11 3 (0.53%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.53%) Apache NiFi
11 3 (0.53%) CSS
11 3 (0.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 254 (44.64%) Data Centre
2 119 (20.91%) Self-Motivation
3 37 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (6.33%) Management Information System
4 36 (6.33%) Private Cloud
5 34 (5.98%) CMDB
6 31 (5.45%) Public Cloud
7 27 (4.75%) Hybrid Cloud
8 17 (2.99%) iSeries
9 14 (2.46%) Driving Licence
10 12 (2.11%) PMI
10 12 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
11 9 (1.58%) AS400
11 9 (1.58%) Handset
12 3 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.53%) Replication
12 3 (0.53%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.35%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (21.27%) Windows
2 43 (7.56%) Windows Server
3 41 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (4.57%) Linux
5 13 (2.28%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.58%) Unix
6 9 (1.58%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.53%) CentOS
10 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.35%) Android
12 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (40.95%) Service Delivery
2 192 (33.74%) Service Management
3 191 (33.57%) Data Protection
4 117 (20.56%) PRINCE2
5 108 (18.98%) Presales
5 108 (18.98%) Project Management
6 107 (18.80%) ITIL V3
7 91 (15.99%) Line Management
8 83 (14.59%) ITSM
9 75 (13.18%) Change Management
10 63 (11.07%) Technical Architecture
11 62 (10.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (10.54%) TOGAF
13 58 (10.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 56 (9.84%) Computer Science
15 54 (9.49%) Load Balancing
16 53 (9.31%) Incident Management
17 52 (9.14%) Information Security
18 50 (8.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.25%) SQL
2 16 (2.81%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.64%) RPG
3 15 (2.64%) RPG IV
4 13 (2.28%) Java
5 10 (1.76%) C#
6 8 (1.41%) Python
7 7 (1.23%) VB
7 7 (1.23%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.05%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.88%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.53%) VBScript
12 1 (0.18%) C
12 1 (0.18%) PHP
12 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 127 (22.32%) ITIL Certification
2 70 (12.30%) Degree
3 61 (10.72%) ISEB
4 55 (9.67%) Security Cleared
5 52 (9.14%) SC Cleared
6 51 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (8.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 49 (8.61%) CISSP
9 39 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (6.68%) CCNP
11 37 (6.50%) MCSE
12 30 (5.27%) PMI Certification
13 29 (5.10%) CISM
14 24 (4.22%) CCNA
15 18 (3.16%) PMP
16 17 (2.99%) CEH
16 17 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
17 14 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 13 (2.28%) ISEB Practitioner
19 10 (1.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (35.50%) GDPR
2 117 (20.56%) SLA
3 44 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (4.22%) PCI DSS
5 17 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 17 (2.99%) GPG13
6 14 (2.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 14 (2.46%) QA
7 5 (0.88%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.35%) COBIT
10 1 (0.18%) COSO
10 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.18%) PMO
10 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (22.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (17.05%) Hyper-V
3 86 (15.11%) Active Directory
4 30 (5.27%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (2.81%) Firmware
6 11 (1.93%) XenApp
6 11 (1.93%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.53%) Docker
8 3 (0.53%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.53%) vSphere
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 49 (8.61%) SCCM
2 40 (7.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (2.46%) SCVMM
4 8 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.23%) Ansible
5 7 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.23%) Puppet
5 7 (1.23%) WSUS
6 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 6 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.88%) Terraform
8 4 (0.70%) SCOM
9 3 (0.53%) QRadar
10 1 (0.18%) CASB
10 1 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 158 (27.77%) Microsoft
2 144 (25.31%) VMware
3 131 (23.02%) Cisco
4 105 (18.45%) HP
5 70 (12.30%) CheckPoint
6 68 (11.95%) ServiceNow
7 53 (9.31%) Fortinet
8 50 (8.79%) Citrix
9 47 (8.26%) Dell
10 44 (7.73%) IBM
11 43 (7.56%) Symantec
12 40 (7.03%) Forcepoint
12 40 (7.03%) McAfee
13 33 (5.80%) NetApp
14 29 (5.10%) Oracle
15 20 (3.51%) EMC
16 18 (3.16%) F5
17 15 (2.64%) JD Edwards
17 15 (2.64%) Juniper
18 14 (2.46%) BMC