Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 10 6
Rank change year-on-year -56 -4 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 42 319 559
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.56% 11.89% 15.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 12.64% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 46 306 250
Median annual salary £48,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.04% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,176 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +10.47% +1.18%

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 1,097 2,524 3,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 93.04% 94.11% 91.95%
Number of salaries quoted 947 2,189 2,325
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,060 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,150
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Birmingham

ITIL
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Birmingham.

Salary trend for ITIL in Birmingham

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL in Birmingham over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Azure
3 15 (35.71%) Office 365
4 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
4 11 (26.19%) MCSE
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (23.81%) Windows
6 9 (21.43%) SCCM
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
7 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
7 8 (19.05%) Service Management
8 7 (16.67%) LAN
8 7 (16.67%) WAN
8 7 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) CCNA
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (14.29%) PaaS
9 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
9 6 (14.29%) IaaS
10 5 (11.90%) Presales
10 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.90%) NetApp
10 5 (11.90%) SQL Server

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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Azure
2 15 (35.71%) Office 365
3 6 (14.29%) IaaS
3 6 (14.29%) PaaS
4 4 (9.52%) SaaS
5 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.38%) Boomi
6 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) LAN
1 7 (16.67%) WAN
2 5 (11.90%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 3 (7.14%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) MPLS
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) DHCP
6 1 (2.38%) DMZ
6 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) VoIP
6 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.38%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.38%) Housing Association
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Analyst
1 6 (14.29%) Architect
1 6 (14.29%) IT Analyst
1 6 (14.29%) IT Support
2 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (9.52%) Support Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Technical Leader
3 3 (7.14%) Azure Architect
3 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) REST
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL V3
2 8 (19.05%) Service Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) Change Management
4 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Presales
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (9.52%) Information Security
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.14%) ISMS
6 3 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) MCSE
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.67%) Degree
3 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) MCSA
5 3 (7.14%) CISM
5 3 (7.14%) CISSP
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (7.14%) VCP5
5 3 (7.14%) VCP6
5 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.76%) CCENT
6 2 (4.76%) CCNP
6 2 (4.76%) CISA
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (4.76%) SLA
4 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.38%) PMO
4 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
2 5 (11.90%) WSUS
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco CME
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (11.90%) NetApp
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) Ivanti
5 3 (7.14%) McAfee
5 3 (7.14%) Remedy
5 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (4.76%) Forcepoint
6 2 (4.76%) Huawei
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.38%) Apple
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com