Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 852 831
Rank change year-on-year +28 -21 -7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 331 340 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.73% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 263 282 344
England median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,375 £21,938 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,200 £60,000 £55,750
UK median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -1.33% +1.35% +23.33%

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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40095 46574 56191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31023 37620 45108
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in England.

Salary trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 104 £40,000 +14.29% 5
North of England +1 59 £28,000 -25.33% 3
South West +24 50 £45,000 +20.00%
Midlands +57 48 £34,000 -
South East +17 42 £45,000 +40.63% 1
Yorkshire +29 35 £29,000 -27.50% 3
West Midlands +29 34 £28,000 -30.00%
East of England +2 23 £43,750 -5.81% 1
North East +23 16 £25,000 -9.09%
East Midlands +43 14 £40,000 +23.08%
North West -23 8 £45,000 +20.00%
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 331 (100.00%) ITIL
2 132 (39.88%) Windows
3 106 (32.02%) Microsoft
4 104 (31.42%) Analytical Skills
5 85 (25.68%) Service Delivery
6 69 (20.85%) Service Management
6 69 (20.85%) Microsoft Office
6 69 (20.85%) Security Cleared
7 68 (20.54%) SQL
8 66 (19.94%) Active Directory
9 58 (17.52%) DNS
10 57 (17.22%) DHCP
10 57 (17.22%) Cisco Certification
11 56 (16.92%) VMware
12 53 (16.01%) CCNA
12 53 (16.01%) Root Cause Analysis
13 52 (15.71%) DV Cleared
13 52 (15.71%) Firewall
14 51 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 50 (15.11%) Finance
15 50 (15.11%) SC Cleared
15 50 (15.11%) Incident Management
16 48 (14.50%) SLA
17 47 (14.20%) Linux
18 46 (13.90%) TCP/IP
19 43 (12.99%) Problem Management
19 43 (12.99%) Windows 10
20 42 (12.69%) Oracle
20 42 (12.69%) CISSP
21 40 (12.08%) MCSE

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 34 (10.27%) MS Exchange
2 22 (6.65%) IIS
3 18 (5.44%) Skype for Business
4 17 (5.14%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.81%) Confluence
7 5 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.21%) Apache
9 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.60%) CMS
10 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 69 (20.85%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.21%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (3.93%) RiskWrite
2 10 (3.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (2.72%) SAP PM
4 7 (2.11%) assyst
5 4 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.27%) Office 365
2 21 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.51%) G Suite
4 3 (0.91%) SaaS
4 3 (0.91%) Yammer
5 2 (0.60%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.60%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (17.52%) DNS
2 57 (17.22%) DHCP
3 52 (15.71%) Firewall
4 46 (13.90%) TCP/IP
5 35 (10.57%) WAN
6 34 (10.27%) LAN
7 32 (9.67%) HTTP
7 32 (9.67%) Network Security
8 30 (9.06%) FTP
8 30 (9.06%) SMTP
8 30 (9.06%) X.400
9 23 (6.95%) DMZ
10 22 (6.65%) VPN
11 14 (4.23%) Internet
12 12 (3.63%) Skype
12 12 (3.63%) VoIP
13 11 (3.32%) 802.11
13 11 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.32%) VLAN
14 8 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (3.32%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (2.42%) PowerCenter
5 6 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.51%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (1.51%) GIS
7 3 (0.91%) MySQL
7 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.60%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.60%) DB2
8 2 (0.60%) Power BI
9 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (4.83%) JIRA
2 13 (3.93%) Eclipse
2 13 (3.93%) VersionOne
3 3 (0.91%) ClearQuest
3 3 (0.91%) Mercurial
3 3 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.60%) Gatling
4 2 (0.60%) JMeter
4 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.30%) RequisitePro
General
1 50 (15.11%) Finance
2 10 (3.02%) Law
3 7 (2.11%) Retail
4 4 (1.21%) Banking
4 4 (1.21%) Legal
5 3 (0.91%) Advertising
5 3 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.60%) Marketing
6 2 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (38.97%) Analyst
2 54 (16.31%) Applications Support
3 44 (13.29%) Support Analyst
4 41 (12.39%) Applications Support Analyst
5 39 (11.78%) Service Analyst
6 26 (7.85%) Service Manager
7 24 (7.25%) Network Engineer
8 22 (6.65%) Support Engineer
9 21 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
9 21 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support
9 21 (6.34%) Network Security Engineer
9 21 (6.34%) SAP Support
9 21 (6.34%) Security Engineer
10 20 (6.04%) IT Manager
11 17 (5.14%) SQL Analyst
12 16 (4.83%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.53%) Technical Analyst
13 15 (4.53%) Technical Support
13 15 (4.53%) Technical Support Analyst
14 14 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.32%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.21%) .NET
2 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.21%) XML
3 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.91%) SOAP
4 2 (0.60%) LAMP
4 2 (0.60%) Middleware
4 2 (0.60%) XSLT
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.30%) HTML
5 1 (0.30%) HTML5
5 1 (0.30%) JSON
5 1 (0.30%) RESTful
5 1 (0.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 104 (31.42%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.06%) CESG
3 19 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 17 (5.14%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.93%) iSeries
6 8 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (2.11%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.51%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.51%) CMDB
9 4 (1.21%) Clustering
9 4 (1.21%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.21%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Fintech
10 3 (0.91%) HP Storage
10 3 (0.91%) User Experience
10 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.60%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 132 (39.88%) Windows
2 47 (14.20%) Linux
3 43 (12.99%) Windows 10
4 35 (10.57%) Windows Server
5 32 (9.67%) Windows 7
5 32 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.23%) Windows 8
8 12 (3.63%) Unix
9 11 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.32%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.42%) CentOS
11 5 (1.51%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.91%) Android
13 2 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.60%) Debian
13 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (100.00%) ITIL
2 85 (25.68%) Service Delivery
3 69 (20.85%) Service Management
4 53 (16.01%) Root Cause Analysis
5 50 (15.11%) Incident Management
6 43 (12.99%) Problem Management
7 36 (10.88%) ITSM
8 35 (10.57%) ERP
9 34 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (8.76%) Change Management
12 28 (8.46%) Trend Analysis
13 27 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
14 26 (7.85%) Release Management
15 25 (7.55%) Infrastructure Management
15 25 (7.55%) Virtual Environments
16 24 (7.25%) Proactive Monitoring
16 24 (7.25%) SIEM
17 22 (6.65%) Information Security
18 20 (6.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (20.54%) SQL
2 16 (4.83%) PL/SQL
3 12 (3.63%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.42%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.51%) VB
7 4 (1.21%) C
7 4 (1.21%) C#
8 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 69 (20.85%) Security Cleared
2 57 (17.22%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (16.01%) CCNA
4 52 (15.71%) DV Cleared
5 51 (15.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (15.11%) SC Cleared
7 42 (12.69%) CISSP
8 40 (12.08%) MCSE
9 34 (10.27%) Degree
10 26 (7.85%) MCP
11 21 (6.34%) MCSA
12 15 (4.53%) CCNP
13 11 (3.32%) Master's Degree
14 8 (2.42%) CISMP
15 7 (2.11%) CEH
15 7 (2.11%) GCIH
15 7 (2.11%) GSEC
16 6 (1.81%) CCA
16 6 (1.81%) CISM
16 6 (1.81%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (14.50%) SLA
2 6 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.81%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) HL7
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.60%) PMO
3 2 (0.60%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.30%) GDPR
4 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 66 (19.94%) Active Directory
2 37 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.06%) vSphere
4 13 (3.93%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.72%) XenDesktop
6 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.51%) XenApp
9 4 (1.21%) Firmware
9 4 (1.21%) ISA Server
9 4 (1.21%) XenServer
10 3 (0.91%) Docker
11 2 (0.60%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.60%) iptables
11 2 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 25 (7.55%) SCCM
2 14 (4.23%) WSUS
3 8 (2.42%) AirWatch
4 7 (2.11%) SCOM
5 6 (1.81%) Control-M
6 5 (1.51%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (1.21%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.21%) OpenView
8 3 (0.91%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.30%) DameWare
10 1 (0.30%) Juniper STRM
10 1 (0.30%) QRadar
10 1 (0.30%) RSA enVision
10 1 (0.30%) RSA Security Analytics
10 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 106 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 56 (16.92%) VMware
3 42 (12.69%) Oracle
4 36 (10.88%) Citrix
5 32 (9.67%) SAP
6 30 (9.06%) Workday
7 27 (8.16%) Cisco
8 24 (7.25%) HP
9 21 (6.34%) Remedy
10 17 (5.14%) ServiceNow
11 15 (4.53%) Sun
12 13 (3.93%) ArcSight
13 12 (3.63%) Dell
13 12 (3.63%) Splunk
14 9 (2.72%) CheckPoint
14 9 (2.72%) SolarWinds
15 8 (2.42%) BMC
15 8 (2.42%) Informatica
15 8 (2.42%) Red Hat
16 6 (1.81%) Adobe