Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 57 11
Rank change year-on-year -11 -46 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 124 40 327
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.79% 4.35% 12.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 4.58% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 102 37 268
10th Percentile £29,100 £29,400 £26,250
25th Percentile £38,438 £31,250 £34,672
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,295 £45,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.21% -2.17% -6.20%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £54,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3,135 874 2,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 95.73% 95.10% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,584 747 2,146
10th Percentile £31,764 £34,160 £27,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,563 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +2.15%
75th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 15 October 2021.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 37 (29.84%) Azure
2 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
3 32 (25.81%) Service Delivery
4 31 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
5 25 (20.16%) Social Skills
6 23 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.74%) VMware
8 21 (16.94%) Active Directory
9 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 19 (15.32%) SQL
10 19 (15.32%) Windows
10 19 (15.32%) Change Management
10 19 (15.32%) Service Management
11 18 (14.52%) Management Information System
11 18 (14.52%) AWS
12 17 (13.71%) Project Delivery
12 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
14 15 (12.10%) ITSM
14 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
14 15 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
15 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (11.29%) Supplier Management
15 14 (11.29%) Information Security
16 13 (10.48%) SLA
16 13 (10.48%) ServiceNow
16 13 (10.48%) Windows 10
16 13 (10.48%) Problem-Solving

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 9 (7.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.42%) Confluence
2 3 (2.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (0.81%) Apache
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) Maximo
2 2 (1.61%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (29.84%) Azure
2 31 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (14.52%) AWS
4 5 (4.03%) SaaS
5 4 (3.23%) Power Platform
6 3 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.42%) PowerApps
7 2 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.61%) IaaS
7 2 (1.61%) PaaS
7 2 (1.61%) Power Automate
7 2 (1.61%) Serverless
8 1 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.81%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (0.81%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (0.81%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) Firewall
2 8 (6.45%) DNS
3 6 (4.84%) DHCP
4 5 (4.03%) LAN
4 5 (4.03%) Unified Communications
4 5 (4.03%) WAN
5 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.42%) MPLS
6 3 (2.42%) SSL
6 3 (2.42%) VPN
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.61%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.61%) Wireless
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.81%) HSRP
8 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.81%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.03%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.42%) Power BI
5 2 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Metadata
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.81%) GitLab
2 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (20.16%) Social Skills
2 14 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.87%) Finance
3 11 (8.87%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.84%) Police
5 5 (4.03%) Documentation Skills
5 5 (4.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 5 (4.03%) Influencing Skills
5 5 (4.03%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.23%) Military
6 4 (3.23%) Retail
7 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.42%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.61%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.61%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (12.90%) Analyst
2 11 (8.87%) Service Manager
3 9 (7.26%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (6.45%) Architect
4 8 (6.45%) IT Engineer
4 8 (6.45%) Service Delivery Manager
5 7 (5.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Applications Manager
7 5 (4.03%) DBA
7 5 (4.03%) Network Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Senior DBA
7 5 (4.03%) Senior SQL DBA
7 5 (4.03%) SQL DBA
7 5 (4.03%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.23%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Senior Desktop Support
8 4 (3.23%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (3.23%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.65%) HTML
2 6 (4.84%) .NET
3 5 (4.03%) Web Services
4 3 (2.42%) REST
4 3 (2.42%) SOAP
5 2 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.61%) Apache Camel
5 2 (1.61%) HTML5
5 2 (1.61%) JDBC
5 2 (1.61%) jQuery
5 2 (1.61%) JSON
5 2 (1.61%) LDAP
5 2 (1.61%) ODBC
5 2 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.61%) SAML
6 1 (0.81%) CSS
6 1 (0.81%) EDI
6 1 (0.81%) LAMP
6 1 (0.81%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.26%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.03%) Clustering
3 5 (4.03%) Replication
3 5 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.61%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.81%) SCADA
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.32%) Windows
2 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.48%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.23%) Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.81%) SUSE
8 1 (0.81%) Unix
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) Service Delivery
2 23 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.32%) Change Management
3 19 (15.32%) Service Management
4 17 (13.71%) Project Delivery
4 17 (13.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
6 15 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (12.10%) ITSM
7 14 (11.29%) Information Security
7 14 (11.29%) Supplier Management
8 13 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 12 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 12 (9.68%) Service Design
10 11 (8.87%) ITIL V3
10 11 (8.87%) Security Management
11 9 (7.26%) Line Management
11 9 (7.26%) Project Management
11 9 (7.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) SQL
2 12 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.23%) C#
4 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.61%) C
6 1 (0.81%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (0.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 9 (7.26%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.84%) CISM
5 6 (4.84%) CISSP
5 6 (4.84%) Degree
6 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.23%) CCNA
7 4 (3.23%) CISA
7 4 (3.23%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.42%) CCNP
8 3 (2.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 2 (1.61%) CCA
9 2 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.61%) MCSA
9 2 (1.61%) MCSE
10 1 (0.81%) HNC
10 1 (0.81%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) SLA
2 12 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (8.87%) COBIT
4 7 (5.65%) GRC
5 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (3.23%) NIST
6 2 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.61%) GDPR
6 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.81%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.81%) ITGC
7 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (16.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.03%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.81%) Docker
5 1 (0.81%) Firmware
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) SCCM
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.03%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.61%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) Ansible
5 1 (0.81%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.81%) TeMIP
5 1 (0.81%) Terraform
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.74%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) ServiceNow
4 10 (8.06%) Cisco
4 10 (8.06%) Oracle
5 8 (6.45%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) Dell
7 6 (4.84%) SAP
7 6 (4.84%) Symantec
8 5 (4.03%) Apple
8 5 (4.03%) Toshiba
9 4 (3.23%) BMC
9 4 (3.23%) Citrix
9 4 (3.23%) NEC
10 3 (2.42%) Remedy
11 2 (1.61%) IBM
11 2 (1.61%) iManage
11 2 (1.61%) Ivanti
11 2 (1.61%) Mitel
11 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds