Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 825 823
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 326 332 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.77% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 255 253 326
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +35.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £20,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +27.12%

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 38,304 42,842 53,643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.59% 25.71% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 29,952 34,246 43,249
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +24 111 £41,258 +11.51% 8
North of England +5 50 £30,750 -18.00% 14
South East -1 50 £44,000 +65.52% 8
South West +7 48 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Midlands +35 43 £36,111 +6.21% 7
Yorkshire +37 32 £32,500 -18.75% 4
West Midlands +7 24 £36,111 +6.21% 5
East Midlands +36 19 £40,000 +23.08% 2
East of England -23 19 £41,000 -12.58% 1
North East -4 16 £25,000 -25.93% 7
North West -27 2 £27,500 -26.67% 3
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 326 (100.00%) ITIL
2 117 (35.89%) Windows
2 117 (35.89%) Analytical Skills
3 111 (34.05%) Microsoft
4 102 (31.29%) Service Delivery
5 78 (23.93%) Service Management
6 63 (19.33%) Microsoft Office
6 63 (19.33%) Security Cleared
7 62 (19.02%) Active Directory
7 62 (19.02%) Firewall
8 56 (17.18%) VMware
9 54 (16.56%) SQL
9 54 (16.56%) Linux
10 53 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
11 52 (15.95%) CCNA
12 51 (15.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 50 (15.34%) SC Cleared
14 48 (14.72%) Incident Management
14 48 (14.72%) CISSP
15 47 (14.42%) TCP/IP
16 45 (13.80%) ITSM
16 45 (13.80%) Citrix
17 44 (13.50%) Office 365
18 43 (13.19%) Finance
19 40 (12.27%) Problem Management
19 40 (12.27%) DV Cleared
20 39 (11.96%) DHCP
21 38 (11.66%) DNS
21 38 (11.66%) Network Security
22 37 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification

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 22 (6.75%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.83%) Skype for Business
3 17 (5.21%) IIS
4 16 (4.91%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.45%) Apache
6 4 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 63 (19.33%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (4.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (3.68%) RiskWrite
3 7 (2.15%) assyst
3 7 (2.15%) SAP PM
4 4 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.50%) Office 365
2 26 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.53%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.23%) SaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.61%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Yammer
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (19.02%) Firewall
2 47 (14.42%) TCP/IP
3 39 (11.96%) DHCP
4 38 (11.66%) DNS
4 38 (11.66%) Network Security
5 36 (11.04%) WAN
6 31 (9.51%) LAN
7 30 (9.20%) DMZ
8 29 (8.90%) FTP
8 29 (8.90%) HTTP
8 29 (8.90%) SMTP
8 29 (8.90%) X.400
9 16 (4.91%) HTTPS
10 13 (3.99%) Skype
11 12 (3.68%) VoIP
12 8 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (2.15%) Internet
14 5 (1.53%) Wireless
15 4 (1.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.07%) MySQL
3 8 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.53%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (1.53%) GIS
5 4 (1.23%) Blockchain
6 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.61%) DB2
7 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.31%) QlikView
8 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.68%) Eclipse
1 12 (3.68%) VersionOne
2 8 (2.45%) JIRA
3 3 (0.92%) ClearQuest
3 3 (0.92%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.92%) Mercurial
3 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.31%) RequisitePro
General
1 43 (13.19%) Finance
2 15 (4.60%) Law
3 10 (3.07%) Legal
4 8 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.53%) Publishing
5 5 (1.53%) Retail
6 4 (1.23%) Banking
7 3 (0.92%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 143 (43.87%) Analyst
2 48 (14.72%) Service Analyst
3 46 (14.11%) Applications Support
4 38 (11.66%) Support Analyst
5 34 (10.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 34 (10.43%) Service Manager
6 23 (7.06%) Network Engineer
7 22 (6.75%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (6.44%) SAP Support
9 20 (6.13%) 2nd Line Support
10 19 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (5.52%) Desktop Support
12 17 (5.21%) IT Manager
12 17 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
13 16 (4.91%) ITIL Service Analyst
13 16 (4.91%) Security Analyst
14 15 (4.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 15 (4.60%) Delivery Manager
14 15 (4.60%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.23%) .NET
2 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
2 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.61%) LAMP
3 2 (0.61%) Web Services
3 2 (0.61%) XML
3 2 (0.61%) XSLT
4 1 (0.31%) HTML
4 1 (0.31%) HTML5
4 1 (0.31%) JSON
4 1 (0.31%) Middleware
4 1 (0.31%) RESTful
4 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 117 (35.89%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.90%) CESG
3 19 (5.83%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.68%) iSeries
5 9 (2.76%) CMDB
6 8 (2.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 8 (2.45%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.53%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.53%) User Experience
8 5 (1.53%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.23%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.92%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.92%) Fintech
10 3 (0.92%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.61%) CCTV
11 2 (0.61%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (35.89%) Windows
2 54 (16.56%) Linux
3 35 (10.74%) Windows Server
4 31 (9.51%) Windows 10
5 30 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (6.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.45%) CentOS
8 8 (2.45%) FreeBSD
8 8 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.53%) Android
9 5 (1.53%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.53%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.61%) Debian
10 2 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.61%) Unix
11 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (100.00%) ITIL
2 102 (31.29%) Service Delivery
3 78 (23.93%) Service Management
4 51 (15.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 48 (14.72%) Incident Management
6 45 (13.80%) ITSM
7 40 (12.27%) Problem Management
8 35 (10.74%) ERP
9 34 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (9.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 32 (9.82%) Virtual Environments
11 31 (9.51%) Change Management
12 25 (7.67%) Trend Analysis
13 23 (7.06%) SIEM
14 21 (6.44%) Information Security
15 20 (6.13%) Service Design
16 18 (5.52%) Release Management
17 16 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (16.56%) SQL
2 9 (2.76%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.45%) PL/SQL
3 8 (2.45%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.23%) C#
5 3 (0.92%) C
6 2 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (19.33%) Security Cleared
2 53 (16.26%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (15.95%) CCNA
4 50 (15.34%) SC Cleared
5 48 (14.72%) CISSP
6 40 (12.27%) DV Cleared
7 37 (11.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (7.67%) MCSE
9 19 (5.83%) MCP
10 17 (5.21%) Degree
11 12 (3.68%) CCNP
11 12 (3.68%) CISM
11 12 (3.68%) GIAC
12 9 (2.76%) MCSA
13 8 (2.45%) CCSA
13 8 (2.45%) CISA
13 8 (2.45%) SANS
14 7 (2.15%) CEH
14 7 (2.15%) GCIH
14 7 (2.15%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.43%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) QA
3 6 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.61%) PMO
4 2 (0.61%) TickIT
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.31%) GDPR
5 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 62 (19.02%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.20%) vSphere
3 23 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.68%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.45%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (1.84%) XenApp
7 5 (1.53%) BitLocker
8 4 (1.23%) Docker
9 3 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.92%) XenServer
10 2 (0.61%) Firmware
10 2 (0.61%) iptables
10 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (6.13%) SCCM
2 14 (4.29%) WSUS
3 8 (2.45%) Juniper STRM
3 8 (2.45%) QRadar
3 8 (2.45%) RSA enVision
3 8 (2.45%) RSA Security Analytics
4 6 (1.84%) SCOM
5 4 (1.23%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.92%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.61%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.61%) OpenView
7 2 (0.61%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.31%) DameWare
8 1 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 111 (34.05%) Microsoft
2 56 (17.18%) VMware
3 45 (13.80%) Citrix
4 34 (10.43%) Oracle
5 30 (9.20%) SAP
5 30 (9.20%) Workday
6 27 (8.28%) Cisco
7 26 (7.98%) ServiceNow
8 25 (7.67%) Remedy
9 22 (6.75%) Sun
10 15 (4.60%) CheckPoint
11 14 (4.29%) BMC
12 12 (3.68%) Splunk
13 10 (3.07%) HP
13 10 (3.07%) IBM
14 8 (2.45%) Juniper
14 8 (2.45%) LogRhythm
14 8 (2.45%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.45%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.53%) Palo Alto