Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 515 744 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.45% 15.62% 10.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.89% 17.58% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 307 374 344
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,825
90th Percentile £60,100 £75,000 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

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 3459 4232 3453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.36% 88.87% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 3104 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,975
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 184 (35.73%) Microsoft
1 184 (35.73%) Data Centre
2 150 (29.13%) Service Delivery
3 148 (28.74%) Service Management
4 145 (28.16%) Windows
5 123 (23.88%) Project Management
6 117 (22.72%) Finance
7 116 (22.52%) Change Management
8 111 (21.55%) PRINCE2
9 92 (17.86%) VMware
10 84 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
11 83 (16.12%) PowerShell
12 81 (15.73%) Line Management
13 76 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
14 75 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 75 (14.56%) Linux
15 73 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 70 (13.59%) Active Directory
17 69 (13.40%) ITIL Certification
17 69 (13.40%) ITIL V3
18 60 (11.65%) Degree
19 59 (11.46%) SCCM
20 53 (10.29%) Java
20 53 (10.29%) Firewall
21 52 (10.10%) SQL Server
21 52 (10.10%) Citrix
21 52 (10.10%) HP
21 52 (10.10%) ServiceNow
22 51 (9.90%) Office 365
22 51 (9.90%) Problem Management

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 19 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (1.36%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.97%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.78%) Apache
6 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.19%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.50%) assyst
2 7 (1.36%) Workfront
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 84 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (9.90%) Office 365
3 37 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.47%) IaaS
4 23 (4.47%) PaaS
5 17 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (3.30%) SaaS
6 11 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.17%) G Suite
8 4 (0.78%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 53 (10.29%) Firewall
2 46 (8.93%) WAN
3 32 (6.21%) LAN
4 31 (6.02%) OSPF
5 29 (5.63%) VPN
6 26 (5.05%) Network Security
6 26 (5.05%) Wireless
7 23 (4.47%) DNS
7 23 (4.47%) IPsec
8 22 (4.27%) SSL
9 19 (3.69%) VLAN
10 18 (3.50%) MPLS
10 18 (3.50%) NetScaler
10 18 (3.50%) SAN
11 17 (3.30%) DHCP
12 16 (3.11%) BGP
13 14 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (2.72%) SNMP
13 14 (2.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.55%) MySQL
3 6 (1.17%) MS Access
3 6 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.97%) DTS
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.58%) DB2
5 3 (0.58%) KDB
6 2 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (0.39%) QlikView
7 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.88%) NuGet
1 20 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 20 (3.88%) TeamCity
2 14 (2.72%) InstallShield
2 14 (2.72%) MSI
3 6 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 117 (22.72%) Finance
2 34 (6.60%) Retail
3 27 (5.24%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.52%) Billing
5 8 (1.55%) Banking
5 8 (1.55%) Publishing
6 7 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.17%) Law
8 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.97%) Legal
9 4 (0.78%) Marketing
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (17.86%) Analyst
2 52 (10.10%) Service Manager
3 36 (6.99%) Architect
4 31 (6.02%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.63%) Technical Manager
6 26 (5.05%) Technical Services Manager
7 25 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (4.66%) Developer
9 23 (4.47%) Support Analyst
10 21 (4.08%) IT Manager
10 21 (4.08%) Senior Manager
11 19 (3.69%) Consultant
12 18 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (3.50%) Network Engineer
12 18 (3.50%) Technical Leader
13 17 (3.30%) Service Analyst
13 17 (3.30%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.11%) Development Engineer
14 16 (3.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (3.11%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.27%) .NET
2 18 (3.50%) HTML
3 15 (2.91%) CSS
4 12 (2.33%) Web Services
5 11 (2.14%) 802.1X
5 11 (2.14%) REST
6 9 (1.75%) SOAP
6 9 (1.75%) XML
7 7 (1.36%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.17%) COM
9 5 (0.97%) JSON
9 5 (0.97%) LINQ
9 5 (0.97%) XSLT
10 4 (0.78%) HTML5
10 4 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.58%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.58%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.58%) JMS
11 3 (0.58%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 184 (35.73%) Data Centre
2 76 (14.76%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.21%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.85%) Public Cloud
5 22 (4.27%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (3.50%) Robotics
8 16 (3.11%) CMDB
9 13 (2.52%) FlexPod
10 10 (1.94%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
12 8 (1.55%) Driving Licence
13 7 (1.36%) Freedom of Information
14 6 (1.17%) User Experience
15 4 (0.78%) PMI
16 3 (0.58%) Smartphone
17 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
17 2 (0.39%) FMCG
18 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
18 1 (0.19%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 145 (28.16%) Windows
2 75 (14.56%) Linux
3 45 (8.74%) Windows 10
4 41 (7.96%) Windows Server
5 38 (7.38%) Windows 7
6 32 (6.21%) Unix
7 18 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.14%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.14%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.36%) AIX
12 6 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.39%) Android
13 2 (0.39%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (29.13%) Service Delivery
2 148 (28.74%) Service Management
3 123 (23.88%) Project Management
4 116 (22.52%) Change Management
5 111 (21.55%) PRINCE2
6 81 (15.73%) Line Management
7 75 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 69 (13.40%) ITIL V3
9 51 (9.90%) Problem Management
10 46 (8.93%) Mentoring
11 43 (8.35%) Configuration Management
12 42 (8.16%) Presales
13 41 (7.96%) Incident Management
14 39 (7.57%) DevOps
15 36 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (6.80%) SDLC
16 35 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 34 (6.60%) Information Security
18 33 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
19 31 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 83 (16.12%) PowerShell
2 53 (10.29%) Java
3 35 (6.80%) VBScript
4 29 (5.63%) JavaScript
4 29 (5.63%) SQL
5 15 (2.91%) Ruby
6 14 (2.72%) T-SQL
6 14 (2.72%) VB
7 12 (2.33%) Perl
8 11 (2.14%) Python
9 10 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 10 (1.94%) C#
10 5 (0.97%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.58%) PHP
13 2 (0.39%) C
13 2 (0.39%) C++
14 1 (0.19%) ABAP
14 1 (0.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
14 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (13.40%) ITIL Certification
2 60 (11.65%) Degree
3 50 (9.71%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (7.96%) MCSE
6 37 (7.18%) Security Cleared
7 32 (6.21%) CCNP
8 30 (5.83%) CCNA
9 27 (5.24%) CISSP
10 25 (4.85%) ISEB
11 24 (4.66%) SC Cleared
12 20 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
13 19 (3.69%) Master's Degree
14 16 (3.11%) APMP
14 16 (3.11%) MCP
15 15 (2.91%) MCSA
16 14 (2.72%) PMI Certification
17 13 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 12 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 10 (1.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.18%) SLA
2 29 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (4.66%) QA
4 18 (3.50%) COBIT
5 15 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (1.55%) GPG13
7 7 (1.36%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.58%) COSO
8 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.39%) GDPR
9 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (13.59%) Active Directory
3 26 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.14%) Docker
6 9 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.19%) Firmware
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (11.46%) SCCM
2 30 (5.83%) Ansible
2 30 (5.83%) Puppet
3 22 (4.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 20 (3.88%) SCOM
4 20 (3.88%) SCVMM
5 13 (2.52%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (2.33%) QRadar
7 11 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.14%) Salt
7 11 (2.14%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (1.17%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.78%) Netcool
10 4 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.58%) ITRS Geneos
11 3 (0.58%) Nagios
11 3 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 184 (35.73%) Microsoft
2 92 (17.86%) VMware
3 52 (10.10%) Citrix
3 52 (10.10%) HP
3 52 (10.10%) ServiceNow
4 50 (9.71%) Cisco
5 41 (7.96%) CheckPoint
6 33 (6.41%) SolarWinds
7 31 (6.02%) Fortinet
8 26 (5.05%) F5
9 24 (4.66%) NetApp
10 21 (4.08%) BMC
11 20 (3.88%) Oracle
12 19 (3.69%) Brocade
13 17 (3.30%) Meraki
14 14 (2.72%) AppSense
15 13 (2.52%) Aruba
15 13 (2.52%) EMC
15 13 (2.52%) Sourcefire
16 12 (2.33%) IBM