Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 609 498 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.23% 12.91% 17.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.91% 14.04% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 238 287 431
Birmingham median annual salary £49,292 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.54% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,050 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £61,750 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year - +1.80% -7.22%

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 3,401 3,547 4,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.62% 91.99% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,421 2,853 3,198
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 325 (53.37%) Data Centre
2 250 (41.05%) Service Delivery
3 182 (29.89%) Service Management
4 164 (26.93%) ITIL Certification
5 140 (22.99%) Microsoft
6 136 (22.33%) Data Protection
6 136 (22.33%) Presales
7 130 (21.35%) PRINCE2
8 128 (21.02%) GDPR
8 128 (21.02%) ITIL V3
9 124 (20.36%) Firewall
10 123 (20.20%) Cisco
11 122 (20.03%) VMware
12 119 (19.54%) Project Management
13 116 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
14 113 (18.56%) Windows
15 112 (18.39%) Finance
15 112 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
16 109 (17.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 108 (17.73%) SLA
18 107 (17.57%) CheckPoint
19 93 (15.27%) HP
19 93 (15.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 89 (14.61%) Fortinet
20 89 (14.61%) Degree
20 89 (14.61%) Line Management
21 82 (13.46%) WAN
22 79 (12.97%) Information Security
22 79 (12.97%) Root Cause Analysis
23 78 (12.81%) ITSM

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 40 (6.57%) SharePoint
2 37 (6.08%) MS Exchange
3 15 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.81%) IIS
5 5 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.66%) Apache
6 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.66%) OpenEdge
6 4 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.49%) Confluence
7 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.49%) Moodle
7 3 (0.49%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 50 (8.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (6.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.48%) assyst
2 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.15%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.66%) SAP ECC
4 4 (0.66%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.33%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.60%) PaaS
4 26 (4.27%) IaaS
5 25 (4.11%) Office 365
6 10 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 9 (1.48%) Amazon S3
7 9 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.99%) SaaS
10 4 (0.66%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.33%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.16%) GitHub
12 1 (0.16%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 124 (20.36%) Firewall
2 82 (13.46%) WAN
3 65 (10.67%) LAN
4 49 (8.05%) OSPF
5 40 (6.57%) DNS
6 32 (5.25%) SAN
7 31 (5.09%) VPN
8 30 (4.93%) DHCP
9 26 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (4.11%) IPsec
10 25 (4.11%) SSL
10 25 (4.11%) Wireless
11 23 (3.78%) Network Security
12 21 (3.45%) BGP
12 21 (3.45%) VoIP
13 19 (3.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (2.96%) FWSM
14 18 (2.96%) SNMP
14 18 (2.96%) TCP/IP
14 18 (2.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 9 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (1.31%) DB2
5 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.82%) MySQL
7 5 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.66%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.49%) Big Data
9 3 (0.49%) DTS
9 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.48%) Visual Studio
1 9 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 112 (18.39%) Finance
2 28 (4.60%) Retail
3 26 (4.27%) Manufacturing
3 26 (4.27%) Publishing
4 22 (3.61%) Law
5 11 (1.81%) Billing
6 10 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.31%) Legal
8 4 (0.66%) Local Government
9 3 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.33%) Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 94 (15.44%) Analyst
2 84 (13.79%) Architect
3 82 (13.46%) Service Manager
4 51 (8.37%) Solutions Architect
5 37 (6.08%) Support Analyst
6 35 (5.75%) Technical Support
7 29 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 28 (4.60%) Security Manager
8 28 (4.60%) Services Delivery Manager
9 27 (4.43%) Delivery Manager
9 27 (4.43%) IT Manager
10 26 (4.27%) Team Leader
11 25 (4.11%) Security Architect
11 25 (4.11%) Security Solutions Architect
11 25 (4.11%) Technical Manager
12 24 (3.94%) Technical Services Manager
13 23 (3.78%) Transition Manager
14 21 (3.45%) Network Team Leader
14 21 (3.45%) Service Architect
15 20 (3.28%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.76%) Web Services
2 11 (1.81%) XML
3 10 (1.64%) REST
3 10 (1.64%) SOAP
4 9 (1.48%) JSON
4 9 (1.48%) LDAP
5 8 (1.31%) Middleware
5 8 (1.31%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (1.15%) .NET
7 6 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (0.99%) Kafka
8 3 (0.49%) COM
8 3 (0.49%) LINQ
8 3 (0.49%) Spring
8 3 (0.49%) XSLT
9 2 (0.33%) CGI
9 2 (0.33%) Flash
9 2 (0.33%) HTML
10 1 (0.16%) EDI
10 1 (0.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 325 (53.37%) Data Centre
2 116 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
3 61 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (9.69%) Computer Science
5 46 (7.55%) Management Information System
6 41 (6.73%) CMDB
7 24 (3.94%) Public Cloud
8 16 (2.63%) Driving Licence
9 15 (2.46%) CCTV
10 11 (1.81%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.64%) PKI
11 10 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.48%) Cyberthreat
12 9 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 9 (1.48%) FlexPod
13 8 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.15%) CESG
14 7 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
14 7 (1.15%) PMI
15 5 (0.82%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 113 (18.56%) Windows
2 58 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 28 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (4.11%) Linux
5 17 (2.79%) Windows 7
6 15 (2.46%) Windows 10
7 8 (1.31%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.15%) Unix
8 7 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.66%) AIX
10 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.49%) CentOS
12 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) Android
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (41.05%) Service Delivery
2 182 (29.89%) Service Management
3 136 (22.33%) Data Protection
3 136 (22.33%) Presales
4 130 (21.35%) PRINCE2
5 128 (21.02%) ITIL V3
6 119 (19.54%) Project Management
7 109 (17.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 89 (14.61%) Line Management
9 79 (12.97%) Information Security
9 79 (12.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 78 (12.81%) ITSM
11 72 (11.82%) Change Management
12 70 (11.49%) Due Diligence
13 67 (11.00%) SIEM
14 66 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 63 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (9.20%) Software Engineering
17 53 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
18 52 (8.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.58%) SQL
2 12 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.15%) C#
3 7 (1.15%) Python
3 7 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 5 (0.82%) VB
5 3 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.33%) Java
7 1 (0.16%) Korn
7 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 164 (26.93%) ITIL Certification
2 89 (14.61%) Degree
3 76 (12.48%) CISSP
4 66 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (10.34%) ISEB
6 59 (9.69%) Security Cleared
7 57 (9.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 52 (8.54%) CCNP
9 50 (8.21%) SC Cleared
10 44 (7.22%) CISM
11 34 (5.58%) PMI Certification
12 27 (4.43%) PMP
13 25 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 23 (3.78%) CEH
16 22 (3.61%) CompTIA Security+
16 22 (3.61%) ISEB Practitioner
17 19 (3.12%) CCDP
18 17 (2.79%) CISA
18 17 (2.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (21.02%) GDPR
2 108 (17.73%) SLA
3 93 (15.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (7.06%) Cyber Essentials
5 36 (5.91%) PCI DSS
6 27 (4.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 18 (2.96%) COBIT
7 18 (2.96%) GPG13
8 15 (2.46%) QA
9 14 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 2 (0.33%) PMO
12 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 112 (18.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (12.81%) Active Directory
3 48 (7.88%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.93%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (2.79%) XenApp
6 16 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 14 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (2.30%) vSphere
8 13 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (1.81%) Firmware
10 10 (1.64%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.49%) Docker
12 1 (0.16%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (3.61%) SCVMM
2 19 (3.12%) SCCM
3 16 (2.63%) QRadar
4 13 (2.13%) vCenter Server
4 13 (2.13%) vMotion
5 10 (1.64%) CASB
5 10 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.99%) Ansible
7 6 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.99%) Puppet
7 6 (0.99%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.66%) Cisco IPCC
9 4 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.66%) Terraform
10 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.33%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 140 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 123 (20.20%) Cisco
3 122 (20.03%) VMware
4 107 (17.57%) CheckPoint
5 93 (15.27%) HP
6 89 (14.61%) Fortinet
7 70 (11.49%) ServiceNow
8 50 (8.21%) Citrix
9 40 (6.57%) Juniper
10 34 (5.58%) F5
11 29 (4.76%) NetApp
12 24 (3.94%) IBM
13 22 (3.61%) SolarWinds
14 21 (3.45%) EMC
15 20 (3.28%) Oracle
16 17 (2.79%) McAfee
16 17 (2.79%) SAP
17 16 (2.63%) Meraki
18 15 (2.46%) Forcepoint
19 13 (2.13%) Ivanti