Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 217 301
Rank change year-on-year -20 +84 +45
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 11 12 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.20% 1.22% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 28
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,650 £28,500
25th Percentile £34,938 £30,000 £29,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £43,243 £32,000
Median % change year-on-year +31.24% +35.13% -41.82%
75th Percentile £79,063 £52,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £64,500 £53,750
Central London median annual salary £56,750 £43,243 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.24% +23.55% -18.60%

ITIL Foundation Certificate is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 916 987 1,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.25% 18.64% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 790 877 1,703
10th Percentile £41,700 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £64,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.53% +3.20% +1.63%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £81,250
90th Percentile £97,625 £95,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London.

Salary trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 City of London region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) ITSM
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Social Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Back Office
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Python
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (36.36%) Service Management
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (36.36%) SSH
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (36.36%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) Social Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
1 4 (36.36%) Support Supervisor
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Problem Management
3 6 (54.55%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
7 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (18.18%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco