Period
to 7 May 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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 268 300
Rank change year-on-year +44 +32 +28
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 12 11 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 0.76% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 26
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,025 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,250 £30,000 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £37,871 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year +38.63% +20.23% -21.25%
75th Percentile £76,250 £48,594 £35,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £54,125 £41,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £37,871 £31,500
% change year-on-year +38.63% +20.23% -21.27%

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 899 1,439 2,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.98% 18.98% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1,268 1,802
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% - +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 7 May 2021.

Salary histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Social Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Back Office
5 5 (41.67%) ITSM
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) SSH
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (16.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSH
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) Social Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Back Office
5 2 (16.67%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Supervisor
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Derivative
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITSM
4 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (16.67%) Sysprep
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Lotus
4 2 (16.67%) VMware