Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 826 853 912
Rank change year-on-year +27 +59 -43
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 324 321 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.77% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 265 221 259
England median annual salary £37,747 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.04% +10.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £51,300
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +18.57% +7.69%

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 39,066 41,430 51,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.91% 24.65% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29,231 32,259 42,061
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -16 89 £42,391 -15.22% 7
North of England +33 76 £32,500 +8.33% 5
South East +24 66 £44,000 -7.37% 2
East of England +35 47 £42,500 -22.73% 3
South West -2 34 £27,625 -30.94% 1
Yorkshire +16 33 £32,500 +8.33% 3
North West +21 30 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North East -8 13 £21,625 +27.21% 1
Midlands -24 12 £33,511 +3.11% 6
East Midlands +4 8 £33,511 -19.25% 1
West Midlands +6 4 - - 5
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 324 (100.00%) ITIL
2 159 (49.07%) Windows
3 128 (39.51%) Microsoft
4 92 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (23.77%) Active Directory
5 77 (23.77%) Problem-Solving
6 70 (21.60%) Service Management
7 68 (20.99%) SLA
8 61 (18.83%) Linux
9 59 (18.21%) Windows 7
10 56 (17.28%) Security Cleared
10 56 (17.28%) Finance
10 56 (17.28%) VMware
11 54 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 48 (14.81%) Retail
12 48 (14.81%) SQL
12 48 (14.81%) Office 365
13 43 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
14 41 (12.65%) Incident Management
15 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
15 39 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (11.73%) Web Services
16 38 (11.73%) Service Delivery
17 34 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
18 33 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (9.88%) LAN
20 30 (9.26%) WAN
20 30 (9.26%) Oracle
20 30 (9.26%) Problem 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 29 (8.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.40%) CMS
4 7 (2.16%) Apache
4 7 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (1.85%) Confluence
6 5 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.54%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.31%) IIS
9 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.62%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.31%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 48 (14.81%) Office 365
2 34 (10.49%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.62%) SaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.88%) LAN
2 30 (9.26%) WAN
3 29 (8.95%) TCP/IP
4 27 (8.33%) DNS
5 21 (6.48%) DHCP
6 19 (5.86%) Firewall
6 19 (5.86%) Wireless
7 15 (4.63%) FTP
7 15 (4.63%) HTTP
8 14 (4.32%) DMZ
8 14 (4.32%) HTTPS
8 14 (4.32%) Network Security
8 14 (4.32%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (4.32%) SMTP
8 14 (4.32%) X.400
9 13 (4.01%) NetScaler
10 6 (1.85%) Skype
11 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.93%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.79%) MySQL
3 20 (6.17%) Oracle Database
4 19 (5.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (5.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.47%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.47%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Firebird
10 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (7.72%) Jenkins
2 21 (6.48%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.47%) JIRA
5 3 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.31%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (0.31%) Log4j
6 1 (0.31%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.31%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (17.28%) Finance
2 48 (14.81%) Retail
3 27 (8.33%) Law
4 14 (4.32%) Banking
5 11 (3.40%) Legal
6 8 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.47%) Marketing
7 7 (2.16%) Publishing
8 6 (1.85%) Back Office
9 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 87 (26.85%) Analyst
2 52 (16.05%) Service Analyst
3 41 (12.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 28 (8.64%) Team Leader
6 27 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.79%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 20 (6.17%) Developer
8 20 (6.17%) Service Manager
9 19 (5.86%) IT Manager
10 18 (5.56%) Applications Support
10 18 (5.56%) Desktop Support
10 18 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.63%) .NET Developer
13 14 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.32%) C# Developer
14 13 (4.01%) Release Coordinator
14 13 (4.01%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (11.73%) Web Services
2 21 (6.48%) .NET
3 20 (6.17%) .NET Framework
3 20 (6.17%) HTML
4 19 (5.86%) CSS
4 19 (5.86%) SOAP
4 19 (5.86%) WCF
4 19 (5.86%) XML
5 12 (3.70%) WPF
6 10 (3.09%) YAML
7 8 (2.47%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.16%) ADO.NET
8 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (2.16%) WF
9 6 (1.85%) LAMP
10 4 (1.23%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (1.23%) Middleware
11 2 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.31%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (12.04%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (8.95%) NHS
4 28 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (5.86%) W3C
6 14 (4.32%) CESG
6 14 (4.32%) CMDB
6 14 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.01%) Data Centre
8 11 (3.40%) Replication
9 10 (3.09%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.47%) EMC VNX
10 8 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (2.16%) Fintech
12 6 (1.85%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.23%) CCTV
13 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.23%) iPhone
13 4 (1.23%) SWIFT
14 3 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 159 (49.07%) Windows
2 61 (18.83%) Linux
3 59 (18.21%) Windows 7
4 39 (12.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 26 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (7.72%) Windows Server
8 12 (3.70%) CentOS
8 12 (3.70%) Unix
9 9 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.47%) Apple iOS
10 8 (2.47%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.16%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.62%) Android
13 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (100.00%) ITIL
2 77 (23.77%) Problem-Solving
3 70 (21.60%) Service Management
4 41 (12.65%) Incident Management
5 38 (11.73%) Service Delivery
6 30 (9.26%) Problem Management
7 29 (8.95%) Change Management
8 28 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (8.33%) Release Management
10 26 (8.02%) ITSM
11 23 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (6.48%) Time Management
13 20 (6.17%) MVC
14 19 (5.86%) Data Modelling
14 19 (5.86%) E-business
14 19 (5.86%) OO
14 19 (5.86%) OOD
15 18 (5.56%) Project Management
15 18 (5.56%) SDLC
16 17 (5.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 48 (14.81%) SQL
2 23 (7.10%) Python
3 22 (6.79%) C#
3 22 (6.79%) T-SQL
4 21 (6.48%) JavaScript
5 20 (6.17%) PL/SQL
6 16 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 16 (4.94%) C
6 16 (4.94%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.01%) Java
8 10 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (0.31%) COBOL
10 1 (0.31%) JCL
10 1 (0.31%) Jython
10 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 54 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 39 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (8.02%) MCSE
5 25 (7.72%) Degree
6 24 (7.41%) CCNA
6 24 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (6.48%) DV Cleared
8 16 (4.94%) CISSP
9 14 (4.32%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (4.32%) MCITP
10 12 (3.70%) MCP
11 10 (3.09%) Master's Degree
12 9 (2.78%) MCSA
13 7 (2.16%) NCDA
13 7 (2.16%) NCIE
14 6 (1.85%) ISEB
14 6 (1.85%) MCDST
15 5 (1.54%) RHCE
15 5 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (20.99%) SLA
2 15 (4.63%) PMO
3 13 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.85%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.62%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) GDPR
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 77 (23.77%) Active Directory
2 33 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (8.64%) Hyper-V
4 18 (5.56%) Docker
5 15 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (4.63%) vSphere
6 14 (4.32%) XenApp
7 13 (4.01%) Terminal Services
7 13 (4.01%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.01%) XenServer
8 6 (1.85%) DFS Replication
9 5 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.23%) iptables
10 4 (1.23%) Squid
11 1 (0.31%) HDFS
11 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (5.86%) Ansible
1 19 (5.86%) SCCM
1 19 (5.86%) WSUS
2 15 (4.63%) Kubernetes
3 12 (3.70%) Puppet
4 11 (3.40%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.47%) Xymon
6 8 (2.47%) ZABBIX
7 7 (2.16%) NetApp OnCommand
8 5 (1.54%) Rancher
9 4 (1.23%) Nagios
9 4 (1.23%) SELinux
10 3 (0.93%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
10 3 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.62%) vRealize
12 1 (0.31%) QRadar
12 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 128 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 56 (17.28%) VMware
3 30 (9.26%) Oracle
4 26 (8.02%) Citrix
5 22 (6.79%) ServiceNow
6 17 (5.25%) Red Hat
7 15 (4.63%) HP
7 15 (4.63%) Ivanti
7 15 (4.63%) NetApp
8 13 (4.01%) Cisco
9 10 (3.09%) SAP
10 9 (2.78%) Workday
11 8 (2.47%) 3PAR
11 8 (2.47%) EMC
12 7 (2.16%) CommVault
13 6 (1.85%) Remedy
13 6 (1.85%) Veeam
14 5 (1.54%) iManage
14 5 (1.54%) Kaspersky
14 5 (1.54%) Zerto