Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 607 780 867
Rank change year-on-year +173 +87 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 88 263 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.93% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 266 213
Median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.63% +18.75% +10.77%
10th Percentile £28,150 £31,375 £21,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,125 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,809 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.97% +26.67% +1.35%

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 10,515 28,240 35,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.04% 22.81% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8,076 21,005 26,714
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in England.

Salary trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in England

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

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 24 November 2020. 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 +170 38 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Midlands +114 20 £39,559 -4.10% 5
West Midlands +79 19 £49,118 +19.07% 5
South East +138 15 £54,750 +25.86% 2
North of England +97 10 £29,000 -38.95% 3
Yorkshire +84 8 £42,500 -10.53% 1
South West +92 3 £51,500 +43.06% 2
North West +100 2 £17,500 -58.33% 2
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 88 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 35 (39.77%) Windows
4 31 (35.23%) Active Directory
4 31 (35.23%) Service Management
4 31 (35.23%) Office 365
5 29 (32.95%) Windows 10
6 28 (31.82%) Line Management
7 27 (30.68%) Microsoft Office
8 25 (28.41%) Azure
9 23 (26.14%) SLA
10 22 (25.00%) Cisco
10 22 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 22 (25.00%) Problem Management
10 22 (25.00%) GDPR
11 21 (23.86%) Escalation Management
11 21 (23.86%) Wi-Fi
11 21 (23.86%) Firewall
12 20 (22.73%) WAN
12 20 (22.73%) DHCP
12 20 (22.73%) Linux
12 20 (22.73%) LAN
13 19 (21.59%) SQL
13 19 (21.59%) Citrix
13 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (21.59%) Legal
14 18 (20.45%) Service Delivery
14 18 (20.45%) VPN
14 18 (20.45%) Document Management
15 17 (19.32%) CCNP

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 14 (15.91%) Skype for Business
2 7 (7.95%) IIS
2 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (14.77%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Elite 3E
2 2 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 31 (35.23%) Office 365
2 25 (28.41%) Azure
3 16 (18.18%) AWS
4 15 (17.05%) GCP
5 14 (15.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (14.77%) Route 53
6 13 (14.77%) Slack
7 3 (3.41%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (2.27%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (2.27%) GitHub
9 1 (1.14%) IaaS
9 1 (1.14%) PaaS
9 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.86%) Firewall
1 21 (23.86%) Wi-Fi
2 20 (22.73%) DHCP
2 20 (22.73%) LAN
2 20 (22.73%) WAN
3 18 (20.45%) VPN
4 17 (19.32%) MPLS
4 17 (19.32%) VoIP
5 16 (18.18%) DNS
6 14 (15.91%) BGP
6 14 (15.91%) IPsec
6 14 (15.91%) Network Security
6 14 (15.91%) OSPF
6 14 (15.91%) Skype
6 14 (15.91%) Wireless
7 13 (14.77%) MRTG
7 13 (14.77%) RIP
7 13 (14.77%) SNMP
7 13 (14.77%) TACACS
7 13 (14.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.14%) JUnit
2 1 (1.14%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) Selenium
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (21.59%) Legal
2 13 (14.77%) Digital Economy
3 9 (10.23%) Finance
4 6 (6.82%) Law
5 4 (4.55%) Games
5 4 (4.55%) Public Sector
6 3 (3.41%) Retail
7 2 (2.27%) Back Office
8 1 (1.14%) Banking
8 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 15 (17.05%) Team Leader
3 14 (15.91%) Network Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Service Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.68%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.55%) Customer Support Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
8 4 (4.55%) Support Manager
9 3 (3.41%) IT Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) LAMP
3 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
3 1 (1.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.68%) iPhone
6 4 (4.55%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.41%) AS400
7 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.41%) iPad
7 3 (3.41%) iSeries
8 2 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.14%) Media Streaming
9 1 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Windows
2 29 (32.95%) Windows 10
3 20 (22.73%) Linux
4 15 (17.05%) Mac OS X
5 14 (15.91%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.68%) Unix
7 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (3.41%) Android
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (35.23%) Service Management
3 28 (31.82%) Line Management
4 22 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 21 (23.86%) Escalation Management
6 18 (20.45%) Document Management
6 18 (20.45%) Service Delivery
7 17 (19.32%) Coaching
8 16 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (18.18%) Ticket Management
9 15 (17.05%) Performance Analysis
10 14 (15.91%) DevOps
10 14 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
11 13 (14.77%) B2B
11 13 (14.77%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (14.77%) Identity Management
11 13 (14.77%) Security Monitoring
12 12 (13.64%) Decision-Making
13 10 (11.36%) Quality Management
14 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) Python
3 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) Korn
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
5 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) Java 8
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (19.32%) CCNP
3 15 (17.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (14.77%) Degree
5 7 (7.95%) MCSE
6 4 (4.55%) MCSA
7 3 (3.41%) CCNA
7 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (2.27%) CCENT
8 2 (2.27%) CCSP
8 2 (2.27%) CISM
8 2 (2.27%) CISSP
8 2 (2.27%) MCDST
8 2 (2.27%) MCP
8 2 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.14%) CCIE
9 1 (1.14%) HND
9 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (26.14%) SLA
2 22 (25.00%) GDPR
3 2 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (35.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.41%) vSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.14%) Docker
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) Nagios
1 15 (17.05%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (15.91%) Ansible
3 13 (14.77%) Puppet
4 3 (3.41%) vCenter Server
5 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.27%) Scalr
5 2 (2.27%) Terraform
6 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (70.45%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.00%) Cisco
3 19 (21.59%) Citrix
4 14 (15.91%) Palo Alto
5 13 (14.77%) Avaya
5 13 (14.77%) Riverbed
6 11 (12.50%) VMware
7 6 (6.82%) McAfee
8 5 (5.68%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.55%) Meraki
10 3 (3.41%) ArcSight
10 3 (3.41%) Google
10 3 (3.41%) IBM
10 3 (3.41%) Intapp
10 3 (3.41%) Ivanti
10 3 (3.41%) JDA
10 3 (3.41%) LogRhythm
10 3 (3.41%) Lotus
10 3 (3.41%) Sophos
10 3 (3.41%) Splunk