Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 818 850 856
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 158 246 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 115 197 257
England median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £28,300 £21,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,700 £60,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -

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 25,041 34,211 38,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.80% 24.45% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18,671 25,133 30,396
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +87 79 £46,500 +32.86% 8
South East +17 30 £38,500 +10.00% 8
North of England -10 15 £42,000 +36.59% 10
North West +10 14 £42,000 +12.27% 6
East of England +57 13 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Midlands +34 10 £35,000 -28.69% 4
South West +27 10 £36,000 - 8
West Midlands +30 6 £44,250 -9.85% 2
East Midlands - 3 £24,407 - 2
Yorkshire -13 1 - - 3
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 158 (100.00%) ITIL
2 89 (56.33%) Windows
3 60 (37.97%) Microsoft
4 52 (32.91%) Active Directory
5 50 (31.65%) Office 365
6 49 (31.01%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (28.48%) Windows 10
8 44 (27.85%) Microsoft Office
9 40 (25.32%) Change Management
10 38 (24.05%) LAN
11 37 (23.42%) Service Management
12 36 (22.78%) ITSM
13 35 (22.15%) Windows 7
14 33 (20.89%) Azure
14 33 (20.89%) Finance
15 29 (18.35%) Windows Server
16 28 (17.72%) ServiceNow
17 27 (17.09%) WAN
18 26 (16.46%) TCP/IP
18 26 (16.46%) SCCM
19 25 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (15.19%) SQL
21 23 (14.56%) SLA
21 23 (14.56%) Video Conferencing
22 22 (13.92%) Degree
22 22 (13.92%) Service Delivery
22 22 (13.92%) VoIP
23 21 (13.29%) SharePoint
23 21 (13.29%) Project Management

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 21 (13.29%) SharePoint
2 18 (11.39%) MS Exchange
3 11 (6.96%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.80%) IIS
7 3 (1.90%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.27%) nginx
8 2 (1.27%) WildFly
9 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 44 (27.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.63%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.63%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.63%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 50 (31.65%) Office 365
2 33 (20.89%) Azure
3 13 (8.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (6.96%) AWS
5 8 (5.06%) Power Platform
6 3 (1.90%) SaaS
7 2 (1.27%) GCP
7 2 (1.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.05%) LAN
2 27 (17.09%) WAN
3 26 (16.46%) TCP/IP
4 22 (13.92%) VoIP
5 19 (12.03%) Firewall
6 18 (11.39%) Internet
7 11 (6.96%) Skype
8 9 (5.70%) IP Telephony
8 9 (5.70%) MPLS
8 9 (5.70%) VPN
8 9 (5.70%) Wireless
9 8 (5.06%) Intranet
10 7 (4.43%) Network Security
10 7 (4.43%) Unified Communications
11 6 (3.80%) DHCP
11 6 (3.80%) DNS
11 6 (3.80%) SMTP
12 5 (3.16%) WLAN
13 4 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 8 (5.06%) Power BI
2 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
2 8 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.90%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (1.90%) GIS
4 3 (1.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 33 (20.89%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Legal
3 10 (6.33%) Billing
3 10 (6.33%) Marketing
4 9 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.43%) Advertising
6 5 (3.16%) Law
6 5 (3.16%) Retail
7 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.90%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.63%) Automotive
10 1 (0.63%) Banking
10 1 (0.63%) Police
Job Titles
1 37 (23.42%) Analyst
2 23 (14.56%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.76%) Desktop Support
4 15 (9.49%) Network Engineer
5 13 (8.23%) Administrator
6 12 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 10 (6.33%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) Azure Administrator
10 8 (5.06%) DBA
10 8 (5.06%) IT Analyst
10 8 (5.06%) SQL DBA
11 7 (4.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) IT Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Service Desk Analyst
12 6 (3.80%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.33%) LDAP
2 7 (4.43%) Web Services
3 6 (3.80%) XML
4 4 (2.53%) CSS
4 4 (2.53%) HTML
5 3 (1.90%) Ajax
6 2 (1.27%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (1.27%) Kafka
7 1 (0.63%) .NET
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.82%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (14.56%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (10.76%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.70%) BYOD
5 9 (5.70%) CMDB
6 8 (5.06%) iPhone
6 8 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.06%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.90%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.90%) EPoS
7 3 (1.90%) Handset
7 3 (1.90%) iPad
7 3 (1.90%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.90%) User Experience
8 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.27%) CESG
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 89 (56.33%) Windows
2 45 (28.48%) Windows 10
3 35 (22.15%) Windows 7
4 29 (18.35%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.33%) Linux
6 9 (5.70%) Mac OS X
7 8 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.90%) Android
9 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.27%) CentOS
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.63%) Unix
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (100.00%) ITIL
2 49 (31.01%) Problem-Solving
3 40 (25.32%) Change Management
4 37 (23.42%) Service Management
5 36 (22.78%) ITSM
6 22 (13.92%) Service Delivery
7 21 (13.29%) Project Management
8 17 (10.76%) Problem Management
8 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (8.23%) Proactive Monitoring
10 12 (7.59%) Investment Management
11 10 (6.33%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 9 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (5.70%) Information Security
12 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.70%) Workflow
13 8 (5.06%) Migration
13 8 (5.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.19%) SQL
2 14 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.90%) Python
5 3 (1.90%) VBA
6 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (13.92%) Degree
3 19 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (10.76%) CCNA
5 12 (7.59%) MCSE
6 10 (6.33%) MCSA
7 8 (5.06%) MOS
8 6 (3.80%) VCAP
9 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.90%) ISEB
11 2 (1.27%) CCSA
11 2 (1.27%) CISMP
11 2 (1.27%) CRISC
11 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.63%) CISSP
12 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.63%) MCDST
12 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.53%) GxP
4 3 (1.90%) COBIT
4 3 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.63%) GDPR
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 31000
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 52 (32.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.33%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (5.06%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.53%) XenApp
6 2 (1.27%) Firmware
6 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (16.46%) SCCM
2 15 (9.49%) AirWatch
3 14 (8.86%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.27%) Perfmon
5 2 (1.27%) WSUS
6 1 (0.63%) Ansible
6 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.72%) ServiceNow
3 21 (13.29%) VMware
4 18 (11.39%) Apple
5 15 (9.49%) Cisco
5 15 (9.49%) Citrix
6 12 (7.59%) HP
7 10 (6.33%) Avaya
8 8 (5.06%) Polycom
8 8 (5.06%) Wyse
9 7 (4.43%) Oracle
10 5 (3.16%) Fujitsu
10 5 (3.16%) Ivanti
10 5 (3.16%) Tandberg
11 4 (2.53%) iManage
11 4 (2.53%) TOWER Software
12 3 (1.90%) Aruba
12 3 (1.90%) LogicMonitor
12 3 (1.90%) Mitel
12 3 (1.90%) Sony