Period
to 23 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 523 743 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.59% 15.61% 10.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.07% 17.52% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 310 371 346
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% -0.99%
10th Percentile £25,013 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,350 £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 3471 4242 3434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.20% 89.12% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2718 3094 2878
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 £68,750
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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 190 (36.33%) Data Centre
2 187 (35.76%) Microsoft
3 155 (29.64%) Service Management
4 154 (29.45%) Service Delivery
5 148 (28.30%) Windows
6 126 (24.09%) Project Management
7 119 (22.75%) Change Management
8 118 (22.56%) Finance
9 112 (21.41%) PRINCE2
10 92 (17.59%) VMware
11 85 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 83 (15.87%) PowerShell
12 83 (15.87%) Line Management
13 77 (14.72%) Linux
14 76 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
14 76 (14.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 73 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
16 71 (13.58%) Active Directory
16 71 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
17 70 (13.38%) ITIL V3
18 62 (11.85%) Degree
19 59 (11.28%) SCCM
20 55 (10.52%) Firewall
21 54 (10.33%) HP
21 54 (10.33%) Java
22 53 (10.13%) SQL Server
22 53 (10.13%) Cisco
23 52 (9.94%) Citrix
23 52 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
23 52 (9.94%) ServiceNow

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 20 (3.82%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.29%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (1.34%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.38%) 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 44 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (3.44%) assyst
2 7 (1.34%) Workfront
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) 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 85 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (9.75%) Office 365
3 37 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.40%) IaaS
4 23 (4.40%) PaaS
5 17 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (3.25%) SaaS
6 11 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (1.15%) G Suite
8 4 (0.76%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.52%) Firewall
2 48 (9.18%) WAN
3 34 (6.50%) LAN
4 33 (6.31%) OSPF
5 31 (5.93%) VPN
6 28 (5.35%) Wireless
7 27 (5.16%) Network Security
8 24 (4.59%) IPsec
9 23 (4.40%) DNS
9 23 (4.40%) SSL
10 20 (3.82%) MPLS
10 20 (3.82%) VLAN
11 18 (3.44%) NetScaler
11 18 (3.44%) SAN
12 17 (3.25%) BGP
12 17 (3.25%) DHCP
13 15 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (2.87%) SNMP
13 15 (2.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.53%) MySQL
3 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.15%) DTS
4 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.96%) MS Access
6 4 (0.76%) KDB
7 3 (0.57%) DB2
8 2 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.38%) QlikView
9 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.82%) NuGet
1 20 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
1 20 (3.82%) TeamCity
2 14 (2.68%) InstallShield
2 14 (2.68%) MSI
3 7 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.15%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 118 (22.56%) Finance
2 33 (6.31%) Retail
3 28 (5.35%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.68%) Billing
5 8 (1.53%) Banking
5 8 (1.53%) Publishing
6 7 (1.34%) Law
6 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.76%) Legal
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 92 (17.59%) Analyst
2 50 (9.56%) Service Manager
3 36 (6.88%) Architect
4 32 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 29 (5.54%) Technical Manager
6 26 (4.97%) Technical Services Manager
7 25 (4.78%) Developer
7 25 (4.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (4.78%) Support Analyst
8 23 (4.40%) Senior Manager
9 22 (4.21%) IT Manager
10 21 (4.02%) Consultant
11 20 (3.82%) Network Engineer
12 19 (3.63%) Technical Leader
13 18 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.44%) Support Engineer
14 17 (3.25%) Service Analyst
15 16 (3.06%) Development Engineer
15 16 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.06%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.40%) .NET
2 18 (3.44%) HTML
3 15 (2.87%) CSS
4 13 (2.49%) Web Services
5 12 (2.29%) REST
6 11 (2.10%) 802.1X
7 10 (1.91%) SOAP
7 10 (1.91%) XML
8 7 (1.34%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.15%) COM
9 6 (1.15%) JSON
9 6 (1.15%) LINQ
9 6 (1.15%) XSLT
10 4 (0.76%) HTML5
10 4 (0.76%) JMS
10 4 (0.76%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.57%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 190 (36.33%) Data Centre
2 76 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.78%) Public Cloud
5 22 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 20 (3.82%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (3.44%) Robotics
8 16 (3.06%) CMDB
9 14 (2.68%) FlexPod
10 10 (1.91%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
11 9 (1.72%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.34%) Freedom of Information
13 5 (0.96%) User Experience
14 4 (0.76%) PMI
15 3 (0.57%) Smartphone
16 2 (0.38%) Derivative
16 2 (0.38%) Fixed Income
16 2 (0.38%) FMCG
16 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 148 (28.30%) Windows
2 77 (14.72%) Linux
3 46 (8.80%) Windows 10
4 41 (7.84%) Windows Server
5 39 (7.46%) Windows 7
6 33 (6.31%) Unix
7 18 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.10%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.10%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.34%) AIX
12 6 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.38%) Android
13 2 (0.38%) Kali Linux
13 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (29.64%) Service Management
2 154 (29.45%) Service Delivery
3 126 (24.09%) Project Management
4 119 (22.75%) Change Management
5 112 (21.41%) PRINCE2
6 83 (15.87%) Line Management
7 76 (14.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 70 (13.38%) ITIL V3
9 50 (9.56%) Problem Management
10 48 (9.18%) Mentoring
11 44 (8.41%) Configuration Management
12 43 (8.22%) Presales
13 41 (7.84%) Incident Management
14 40 (7.65%) DevOps
15 36 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (6.69%) SDLC
17 34 (6.50%) Information Security
17 34 (6.50%) Root Cause Analysis
18 31 (5.93%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 83 (15.87%) PowerShell
2 54 (10.33%) Java
3 35 (6.69%) VBScript
4 30 (5.74%) SQL
5 29 (5.54%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.87%) Ruby
6 15 (2.87%) T-SQL
7 13 (2.49%) VB
8 12 (2.29%) Perl
9 11 (2.10%) C#
9 11 (2.10%) Python
10 10 (1.91%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.15%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.57%) PHP
14 2 (0.38%) C
14 2 (0.38%) C++
15 1 (0.19%) ABAP
15 1 (0.19%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
2 62 (11.85%) Degree
3 52 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (7.84%) MCSE
6 37 (7.07%) Security Cleared
7 34 (6.50%) CCNP
8 31 (5.93%) CCNA
9 27 (5.16%) CISSP
9 27 (5.16%) ISEB
10 24 (4.59%) SC Cleared
11 21 (4.02%) Computer Science Degree
12 19 (3.63%) Master's Degree
13 17 (3.25%) APMP
14 16 (3.06%) MCP
15 15 (2.87%) MCSA
16 14 (2.68%) PMI Certification
17 13 (2.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 12 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 10 (1.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.88%) SLA
2 29 (5.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (4.78%) QA
4 16 (3.06%) COBIT
5 15 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (1.53%) GPG13
7 7 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.57%) COSO
8 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.38%) GDPR
9 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (13.58%) Active Directory
3 26 (4.97%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (2.10%) Docker
6 9 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.19%) Firmware
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (11.28%) SCCM
2 30 (5.74%) Ansible
2 30 (5.74%) Puppet
3 24 (4.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 20 (3.82%) SCOM
4 20 (3.82%) SCVMM
5 14 (2.68%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (2.29%) QRadar
7 11 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.10%) Salt
7 11 (2.10%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (1.15%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.96%) Netcool
11 4 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (0.76%) Nagios
11 4 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 187 (35.76%) Microsoft
2 92 (17.59%) VMware
3 54 (10.33%) HP
4 53 (10.13%) Cisco
5 52 (9.94%) Citrix
5 52 (9.94%) ServiceNow
6 44 (8.41%) CheckPoint
7 35 (6.69%) SolarWinds
8 33 (6.31%) Fortinet
9 27 (5.16%) F5
10 24 (4.59%) NetApp
11 21 (4.02%) BMC
11 21 (4.02%) Oracle
12 20 (3.82%) Brocade
13 18 (3.44%) Meraki
14 14 (2.68%) AppSense
14 14 (2.68%) Aruba
14 14 (2.68%) Sourcefire
15 13 (2.49%) EMC
16 12 (2.29%) IBM