Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 589 519 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.33% 13.39% 15.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.94% 14.60% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 241 309 371
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £60,050 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3,284 3,555 4,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.07% 91.72% 90.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,322 2,810 3,164
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,900 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 291 (49.41%) Data Centre
2 241 (40.92%) Service Delivery
3 187 (31.75%) Data Protection
4 186 (31.58%) GDPR
5 174 (29.54%) Service Management
6 158 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 151 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
8 131 (22.24%) VMware
9 121 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 119 (20.20%) Windows
11 115 (19.52%) Self-Motivation
12 114 (19.35%) SLA
12 114 (19.35%) Cisco
13 113 (19.19%) PRINCE2
14 110 (18.68%) ITIL V3
15 105 (17.83%) Presales
15 105 (17.83%) Project Management
16 102 (17.32%) HP
17 100 (16.98%) Firewall
18 96 (16.30%) Finance
19 85 (14.43%) Line Management
20 83 (14.09%) ITSM
21 82 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
22 78 (13.24%) Hyper-V
23 76 (12.90%) CheckPoint
23 76 (12.90%) Active Directory
23 76 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
24 75 (12.73%) Degree
25 73 (12.39%) Change Management
25 73 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement

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 56 (9.51%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 16 (2.72%) MS Exchange
4 11 (1.87%) Skype for Business
5 7 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.85%) Apache
6 5 (0.85%) IIS
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.51%) Confluence
7 3 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.34%) Moodle
8 2 (0.34%) OpenEdge
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 56 (9.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 45 (7.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 41 (6.96%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.72%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) assyst
2 7 (1.19%) Sentinel
3 4 (0.68%) SAP ECC
3 4 (0.68%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.34%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 76 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.92%) PaaS
4 25 (4.24%) IaaS
5 21 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 20 (3.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 20 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
6 20 (3.40%) Amazon S3
6 20 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (3.40%) Office 365
6 20 (3.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 17 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.36%) SaaS
9 7 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.85%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 100 (16.98%) Firewall
2 71 (12.05%) WAN
3 61 (10.36%) LAN
4 52 (8.83%) DNS
5 45 (7.64%) OSPF
6 42 (7.13%) DHCP
7 24 (4.07%) SAN
8 21 (3.57%) VPN
8 21 (3.57%) Wireless
9 19 (3.23%) VLAN
10 18 (3.06%) VoIP
11 16 (2.72%) BGP
12 15 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (2.21%) Skype
14 11 (1.87%) RIP
15 10 (1.70%) Network Security
16 9 (1.53%) TCP/IP
17 8 (1.36%) SSL
18 7 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
18 7 (1.19%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (4.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (3.40%) Amazon RDS
2 20 (3.40%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (1.87%) DB2
3 11 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.68%) Big Data
6 4 (0.68%) MySQL
6 4 (0.68%) SAP HANA
6 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.17%) DTS
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.36%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.51%) JIRA
6 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 96 (16.30%) Finance
2 26 (4.41%) Retail
3 24 (4.07%) Publishing
4 20 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 19 (3.23%) Law
6 17 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.36%) Billing
8 7 (1.19%) Legal
8 7 (1.19%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (15.79%) Analyst
2 85 (14.43%) Service Manager
3 77 (13.07%) Architect
4 49 (8.32%) Solutions Architect
5 40 (6.79%) Support Analyst
6 34 (5.77%) Technical Support
7 33 (5.60%) Delivery Manager
7 33 (5.60%) IT Manager
8 28 (4.75%) Security Manager
9 26 (4.41%) Services Delivery Manager
10 25 (4.24%) Network Engineer
10 25 (4.24%) Project Manager
11 24 (4.07%) Service Analyst
12 23 (3.90%) Senior Manager
13 22 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
14 21 (3.57%) Technical Leader
15 19 (3.23%) Information Manager
15 19 (3.23%) Information Security Manager
15 19 (3.23%) Technical Services Manager
15 19 (3.23%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.98%) Web Services
2 14 (2.38%) Middleware
3 10 (1.70%) EDI
3 10 (1.70%) REST
4 9 (1.53%) XML
5 8 (1.36%) .NET
5 8 (1.36%) SOAP
6 7 (1.19%) JSON
7 6 (1.02%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (1.02%) Kafka
7 6 (1.02%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.85%) Spring
9 2 (0.34%) CGI
9 2 (0.34%) COM
9 2 (0.34%) Flash
9 2 (0.34%) HTML
9 2 (0.34%) LDAP
10 1 (0.17%) CSS
10 1 (0.17%) J2EE
10 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 291 (49.41%) Data Centre
2 115 (19.52%) Self-Motivation
3 54 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 53 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (7.30%) CMDB
5 43 (7.30%) Management Information System
6 29 (4.92%) Public Cloud
7 25 (4.24%) Private Cloud
8 19 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 15 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (1.87%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.53%) iSeries
11 9 (1.53%) PMI
12 8 (1.36%) CCTV
13 7 (1.19%) AS400
14 6 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.85%) CESG
15 5 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
16 4 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
17 3 (0.51%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 119 (20.20%) Windows
2 40 (6.79%) Windows Server
3 37 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (3.90%) Linux
5 19 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 17 (2.89%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.19%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.68%) Unix
11 3 (0.51%) CentOS
12 2 (0.34%) AIX
12 2 (0.34%) Android
12 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (40.92%) Service Delivery
2 187 (31.75%) Data Protection
3 174 (29.54%) Service Management
4 113 (19.19%) PRINCE2
5 110 (18.68%) ITIL V3
6 105 (17.83%) Presales
6 105 (17.83%) Project Management
7 85 (14.43%) Line Management
8 83 (14.09%) ITSM
9 82 (13.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 73 (12.39%) Change Management
10 73 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 70 (11.88%) Information Security
12 65 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 52 (8.83%) Software Engineering
15 49 (8.32%) Incident Management
16 47 (7.98%) SIEM
16 47 (7.98%) Technical Architecture
16 47 (7.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.17%) SQL
2 13 (2.21%) Java
2 13 (2.21%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.04%) VB
4 9 (1.53%) RPG
4 9 (1.53%) RPG IV
5 8 (1.36%) Python
6 5 (0.85%) C#
6 5 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.17%) Korn
9 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 151 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
2 75 (12.73%) Degree
3 65 (11.04%) CISSP
3 65 (11.04%) ISEB
4 64 (10.87%) Security Cleared
5 59 (10.02%) SC Cleared
6 51 (8.66%) Computer Science Degree
7 44 (7.47%) CISM
8 36 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (4.92%) CCNP
11 28 (4.75%) MCSE
11 28 (4.75%) PMI Certification
12 19 (3.23%) PMP
13 18 (3.06%) CEH
13 18 (3.06%) CompTIA Security+
13 18 (3.06%) ISEB Practitioner
13 18 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 16 (2.72%) CISA
15 15 (2.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (31.58%) GDPR
2 114 (19.35%) SLA
3 68 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (5.60%) PCI DSS
5 32 (5.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 24 (4.07%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 17 (2.89%) GPG13
8 14 (2.38%) QA
9 12 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 8 (1.36%) COBIT
11 3 (0.51%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.17%) COSO
13 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 121 (20.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (13.24%) Hyper-V
3 76 (12.90%) Active Directory
4 21 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (3.06%) XenApp
6 17 (2.89%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.04%) Firmware
7 12 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.19%) vSphere
9 3 (0.51%) Docker
9 3 (0.51%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.17%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (6.45%) SCCM
2 29 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (2.38%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.19%) Ansible
4 7 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.19%) Puppet
5 6 (1.02%) QRadar
5 6 (1.02%) vCenter Server
5 6 (1.02%) vMotion
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.85%) Terraform
7 3 (0.51%) CASB
7 3 (0.51%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.51%) SCOM
8 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.34%) WSUS
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 158 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 131 (22.24%) VMware
3 114 (19.35%) Cisco
4 102 (17.32%) HP
5 76 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 66 (11.21%) ServiceNow
7 59 (10.02%) Fortinet
8 49 (8.32%) Citrix
9 34 (5.77%) Dell
9 34 (5.77%) IBM
10 32 (5.43%) NetApp
10 32 (5.43%) Symantec
11 31 (5.26%) McAfee
12 29 (4.92%) Forcepoint
13 23 (3.90%) Oracle
14 19 (3.23%) EMC
15 16 (2.72%) F5
15 16 (2.72%) Juniper
16 11 (1.87%) SAP
17 9 (1.53%) JD Edwards