Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +10
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 665 482 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.84% 12.53% 17.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.49% 13.81% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 232 284 437
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,275 £25,750 £24,344
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -11.11%

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 3,596 3,489 4,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.08% 90.69% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,574 2,845 3,205
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%

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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 375 (56.39%) Data Centre
2 285 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 177 (26.62%) ITIL Certification
4 169 (25.41%) Presales
5 168 (25.26%) Service Management
6 167 (25.11%) Firewall
7 164 (24.66%) Microsoft
8 163 (24.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 152 (22.86%) Cisco
10 151 (22.71%) VMware
11 148 (22.26%) CheckPoint
12 147 (22.11%) Self-Motivation
13 142 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 139 (20.90%) PRINCE2
15 136 (20.45%) ITIL V3
16 131 (19.70%) Project Management
17 128 (19.25%) Finance
17 128 (19.25%) Windows
18 123 (18.50%) Fortinet
19 122 (18.35%) Degree
20 118 (17.74%) Line Management
21 115 (17.29%) WAN
22 109 (16.39%) HP
23 107 (16.09%) SLA
24 106 (15.94%) Due Diligence
25 101 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 93 (13.98%) Active Directory
27 91 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
28 90 (13.53%) LAN
29 89 (13.38%) Computer Science

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 63 (9.47%) MS Exchange
2 31 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 17 (2.56%) IIS
5 7 (1.05%) Apache
5 7 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.05%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.60%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.30%) CMS
8 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.15%) Moodle
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 51 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (6.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.05%) assyst
3 6 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.90%) Sentinel
4 4 (0.60%) Infor LN
5 2 (0.30%) Dynamics SL
5 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.15%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.15%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 66 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.06%) IaaS
4 25 (3.76%) Office 365
4 25 (3.76%) PaaS
5 15 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.60%) SaaS
8 3 (0.45%) IBM PureFlex
9 2 (0.30%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 167 (25.11%) Firewall
2 115 (17.29%) WAN
3 90 (13.53%) LAN
4 66 (9.92%) OSPF
5 46 (6.92%) SAN
5 46 (6.92%) VPN
6 45 (6.77%) SSL
7 43 (6.47%) IPsec
8 41 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
9 40 (6.02%) DNS
10 34 (5.11%) Wireless
11 33 (4.96%) DHCP
11 33 (4.96%) Network Security
12 31 (4.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 31 (4.66%) MPLS
13 30 (4.51%) BGP
13 30 (4.51%) FWSM
13 30 (4.51%) SNMP
14 27 (4.06%) VLAN
14 27 (4.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (0.75%) DB2
6 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.60%) DTS
6 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.15%) MySQL
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (2.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (0.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.15%) MSI
5 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 128 (19.25%) Finance
2 25 (3.76%) Manufacturing
2 25 (3.76%) Publishing
3 21 (3.16%) Retail
4 18 (2.71%) Law
5 10 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.35%) Billing
7 7 (1.05%) Legal
8 3 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.30%) Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 98 (14.74%) Analyst
1 98 (14.74%) Architect
2 86 (12.93%) Service Manager
3 54 (8.12%) Solutions Architect
4 48 (7.22%) Support Analyst
5 44 (6.62%) Technical Manager
6 43 (6.47%) Technical Services Manager
7 37 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 37 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
8 34 (5.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 34 (5.11%) Technical Specialist
9 33 (4.96%) Technical Support
10 28 (4.21%) Service Architect
11 27 (4.06%) Delivery Manager
11 27 (4.06%) Project Manager
11 27 (4.06%) Team Leader
12 26 (3.91%) Services Delivery Manager
13 24 (3.61%) Network Architect
14 23 (3.46%) Security Manager
14 23 (3.46%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.41%) LDAP
2 12 (1.80%) Web Services
3 7 (1.05%) Flash
4 6 (0.90%) .NET
5 5 (0.75%) XML
6 4 (0.60%) COM
6 4 (0.60%) JSON
6 4 (0.60%) LINQ
6 4 (0.60%) REST
6 4 (0.60%) SOAP
6 4 (0.60%) XSLT
7 3 (0.45%) Middleware
8 2 (0.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.30%) HTML
8 2 (0.30%) LAMP
8 2 (0.30%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.15%) CSS
9 1 (0.15%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
9 1 (0.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 375 (56.39%) Data Centre
2 147 (22.11%) Self-Motivation
3 89 (13.38%) Computer Science
4 57 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (7.82%) CMDB
6 48 (7.22%) Management Information System
7 34 (5.11%) Public Cloud
8 23 (3.46%) CCTV
9 18 (2.71%) Driving Licence
10 17 (2.56%) PKI
11 16 (2.41%) FlexPod
12 15 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
12 15 (2.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.90%) CESG
14 6 (0.90%) Freedom of Information
15 5 (0.75%) AS400
15 5 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
15 5 (0.75%) iSeries
16 4 (0.60%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 128 (19.25%) Windows
2 72 (10.83%) Windows Server
3 40 (6.02%) Linux
4 33 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.11%) Windows 10
6 13 (1.95%) Unix
7 10 (1.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.20%) AIX
9 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) Android
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
12 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 169 (25.41%) Presales
3 168 (25.26%) Service Management
4 163 (24.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 139 (20.90%) PRINCE2
6 136 (20.45%) ITIL V3
7 131 (19.70%) Project Management
8 118 (17.74%) Line Management
9 106 (15.94%) Due Diligence
10 89 (13.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 88 (13.23%) Change Management
12 87 (13.08%) Software Engineering
13 86 (12.93%) Data Protection
14 76 (11.43%) Load Balancing
14 76 (11.43%) SIEM
15 74 (11.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (10.83%) Information Security
17 66 (9.92%) ITSM
18 54 (8.12%) IT Strategy
19 52 (7.82%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.86%) SQL
2 8 (1.20%) PowerShell
2 8 (1.20%) T-SQL
3 5 (0.75%) C#
3 5 (0.75%) R
3 5 (0.75%) VB
4 4 (0.60%) VB.NET
5 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.30%) ABAP
6 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.15%) Java
7 1 (0.15%) Korn
7 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 177 (26.62%) ITIL Certification
2 122 (18.35%) Degree
3 91 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
4 87 (13.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 76 (11.43%) CCNP
6 71 (10.68%) CISSP
7 65 (9.77%) ISEB
8 53 (7.97%) Security Cleared
9 47 (7.07%) SC Cleared
10 40 (6.02%) PMI Certification
11 37 (5.56%) PMP
12 33 (4.96%) CISM
13 31 (4.66%) CCDP
14 25 (3.76%) CCNA
15 23 (3.46%) CEH
16 22 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
16 22 (3.31%) MCP
17 21 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 18 (2.71%) ISEB Practitioner
19 16 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (16.09%) SLA
2 101 (15.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (11.58%) GDPR
4 45 (6.77%) Cyber Essentials
5 30 (4.51%) PCI DSS
6 29 (4.36%) COBIT
7 23 (3.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 18 (2.71%) GPG13
9 13 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 13 (1.95%) QA
10 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 19770
11 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.30%) PMO
12 1 (0.15%) COSO
12 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 142 (21.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 93 (13.98%) Active Directory
3 52 (7.82%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.76%) vSphere
5 25 (3.76%) XenApp
6 24 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (3.46%) XenDesktop
8 17 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (2.41%) VMware NSX
10 13 (1.95%) Firmware
11 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 48 (7.22%) SCVMM
2 27 (4.06%) QRadar
2 27 (4.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 23 (3.46%) vCenter Server
3 23 (3.46%) vMotion
4 18 (2.71%) SCCM
5 16 (2.41%) CASB
5 16 (2.41%) Cisco Prime
6 11 (1.65%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.30%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.30%) WSUS
11 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 164 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 152 (22.86%) Cisco
3 151 (22.71%) VMware
4 148 (22.26%) CheckPoint
5 123 (18.50%) Fortinet
6 109 (16.39%) HP
7 79 (11.88%) Citrix
8 67 (10.08%) Juniper
9 63 (9.47%) ServiceNow
10 55 (8.27%) F5
11 41 (6.17%) SolarWinds
12 33 (4.96%) NetApp
13 31 (4.66%) IBM
14 27 (4.06%) Meraki
15 26 (3.91%) BMC
16 24 (3.61%) EMC
17 23 (3.46%) Ivanti
18 18 (2.71%) Sophos
19 17 (2.56%) Palo Alto
20 16 (2.41%) LogRhythm