Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 802 599 755
Rank change year-on-year -203 +156 +109
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 209 70 310
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 0.71% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 143 49 279
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £30,700
25th Percentile £30,284 £35,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.53% - +23.38%
75th Percentile £51,959 £62,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £43,243 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.72% -3.91% +18.04%

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 23,345 9,857 29,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.93% 21.63% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13,499 7,650 22,134
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £40,500 £41,250 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 -213 61 £45,000 -25.00% 8
South East -132 45 £28,000 -42.27% 8
Midlands -105 34 £42,500 +34.92% 4
East of England - 28 £37,616 - 4
South West -70 25 £45,000 +16.90%
West Midlands -88 24 £36,500 -11.10% 3
North of England -130 14 £42,500 +46.55% 7
East Midlands -64 10 £42,500 +47.83% 1
Yorkshire -93 10 £39,750 -6.47% 1
North West -99 4 £42,500 +142.86% 3
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) ITIL
2 124 (59.33%) Microsoft
3 69 (33.01%) Social Skills
4 59 (28.23%) Windows
4 59 (28.23%) Active Directory
5 55 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
6 53 (25.36%) Service Management
7 50 (23.92%) Service Delivery
7 50 (23.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (22.97%) ServiceNow
9 46 (22.01%) Microsoft 365
10 45 (21.53%) PowerShell
11 43 (20.57%) ITSM
12 42 (20.10%) SQL
13 41 (19.62%) SLA
14 40 (19.14%) Mac OS
14 40 (19.14%) Azure
15 39 (18.66%) VMware
16 35 (16.75%) Project Management
16 35 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (15.79%) Oracle
18 31 (14.83%) Finance
18 31 (14.83%) Microsoft Office
18 31 (14.83%) Continuous Improvement
19 29 (13.88%) Windows 10
20 28 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
21 25 (11.96%) Change Management
22 24 (11.48%) Degree
22 24 (11.48%) Mentoring
23 22 (10.53%) Windows Server

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 10 (4.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.83%) Confluence
4 7 (3.35%) IIS
4 7 (3.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (2.87%) Apache
6 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.91%) SAS
6 4 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (14.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.48%) InVision
4 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.83%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 46 (22.01%) Microsoft 365
2 40 (19.14%) Azure
3 9 (4.31%) Power Platform
4 8 (3.83%) SaaS
5 7 (3.35%) AWS
5 7 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.87%) OneDrive
6 6 (2.87%) Power Automate
6 6 (2.87%) PowerApps
7 4 (1.91%) Google Workspace
8 3 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.48%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.48%) IaaS
10 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.57%) Firewall
2 13 (6.22%) DNS
3 12 (5.74%) DHCP
4 11 (5.26%) VLAN
5 8 (3.83%) LAN
5 8 (3.83%) WAN
6 7 (3.35%) SSL
6 7 (3.35%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (2.87%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.39%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (2.39%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.91%) VoIP
9 4 (1.91%) WebEx
9 4 (1.91%) Wireless
10 3 (1.44%) VPN
11 2 (0.96%) Internet
11 2 (0.96%) SAN
11 2 (0.96%) Skype
11 2 (0.96%) Telepresence
11 2 (0.96%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (3.35%) MySQL
3 5 (2.39%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.44%) Power BI
4 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.96%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.48%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) JIRA
2 6 (2.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.39%) Artifactory
3 5 (2.39%) Gradle
3 5 (2.39%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.39%) Maven
3 5 (2.39%) Mocha
4 4 (1.91%) JUnit
4 4 (1.91%) Mockito
5 2 (0.96%) Selenium
6 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
General
1 69 (33.01%) Social Skills
2 35 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (14.83%) Finance
4 18 (8.61%) Telecoms
5 16 (7.66%) Public Sector
6 11 (5.26%) Influencing Skills
7 10 (4.78%) Marketing
8 9 (4.31%) Digital Economy
8 9 (4.31%) Legal
9 8 (3.83%) Electronics
9 8 (3.83%) Manufacturing
10 6 (2.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (2.87%) Retail
11 5 (2.39%) Banking
11 5 (2.39%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (2.39%) Law
11 5 (2.39%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.44%) Advertising
12 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
12 3 (1.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (21.53%) Analyst
2 32 (15.31%) Service Manager
3 25 (11.96%) Support Engineer
4 24 (11.48%) Service Desk Manager
5 15 (7.18%) Service Desk Specialist
6 14 (6.70%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.22%) Developer
8 12 (5.74%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.26%) Applications Support
10 10 (4.78%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.78%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (4.78%) Problem Analyst
10 10 (4.78%) Team Leader
11 9 (4.31%) IT Manager
11 9 (4.31%) IT Support
11 9 (4.31%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 8 (3.83%) Cybersecurity Analyst
12 8 (3.83%) Security Analyst
13 7 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.74%) HTML
1 12 (5.74%) Web Services
2 11 (5.26%) REST
3 9 (4.31%) CSS
3 9 (4.31%) LDAP
4 8 (3.83%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.83%) SOAP
5 7 (3.35%) JDBC
6 6 (2.87%) jQuery
6 6 (2.87%) JSON
6 6 (2.87%) LAMP
6 6 (2.87%) ODBC
6 6 (2.87%) SAML
7 5 (2.39%) Node.js
7 5 (2.39%) React
7 5 (2.39%) XML
8 4 (1.91%) JSP
8 4 (1.91%) Servlets
8 4 (1.91%) Spring
8 4 (1.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.74%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.74%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.74%) User Experience
3 10 (4.78%) Tandem
4 6 (2.87%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.39%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.39%) PKI
6 4 (1.91%) CMDB
6 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.91%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.91%) Legacy Systems
6 4 (1.91%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.44%) EPoS
7 3 (1.44%) NHS
8 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.48%) Derivative
9 1 (0.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.23%) Windows
2 40 (19.14%) Mac OS
3 29 (13.88%) Windows 10
4 22 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 20 (9.57%) Linux
6 11 (5.26%) Mac OS X
7 8 (3.83%) Android
8 7 (3.35%) Apple iOS
8 7 (3.35%) Unix
8 7 (3.35%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.96%) CentOS
11 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (100.00%) ITIL
2 55 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (25.36%) Service Management
4 50 (23.92%) Service Delivery
5 43 (20.57%) ITSM
6 35 (16.75%) Project Management
7 31 (14.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (11.96%) Change Management
10 24 (11.48%) Mentoring
11 22 (10.53%) Incident Management
11 22 (10.53%) Problem Management
12 17 (8.13%) Analytics
13 16 (7.66%) People Management
13 16 (7.66%) Scrum
14 15 (7.18%) Configuration Management
15 14 (6.70%) CRM
16 13 (6.22%) Knowledge Management
16 13 (6.22%) Security Management
17 11 (5.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.53%) PowerShell
2 42 (20.10%) SQL
3 8 (3.83%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.35%) Java
4 7 (3.35%) Python
5 6 (2.87%) PHP
6 5 (2.39%) Java 8
7 4 (1.91%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) AWK
9 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.48%) C
9 1 (0.48%) Perl
9 1 (0.48%) sed
9 1 (0.48%) U-SQL
9 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (23.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.48%) Degree
3 9 (4.31%) A+ Certification
3 9 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.83%) CCSA
4 8 (3.83%) GCIA
4 8 (3.83%) MCSE
5 7 (3.35%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.87%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.39%) MCSA
8 3 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.96%) CCNA
9 2 (0.96%) CCNP
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.96%) CITP
9 2 (0.96%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (0.96%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.48%) MOS
10 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (19.62%) SLA
2 9 (4.31%) GDPR
3 3 (1.44%) QA
4 2 (0.96%) GRC
5 1 (0.48%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 59 (28.23%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.22%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.87%) Docker
6 5 (2.39%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.44%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.96%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.48%) Firmware
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.48%) NFS
9 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (9.09%) SCCM
2 16 (7.66%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (6.22%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (5.26%) WSUS
5 7 (3.35%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (2.87%) Nagios
6 6 (2.87%) Scalr
7 5 (2.39%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.44%) SCOM
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.48%) Ansible
10 1 (0.48%) Grafana
10 1 (0.48%) PaperCut
10 1 (0.48%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 124 (59.33%) Microsoft
2 48 (22.97%) ServiceNow
3 39 (18.66%) VMware
4 33 (15.79%) Oracle
5 20 (9.57%) Cisco
6 17 (8.13%) Citrix
7 12 (5.74%) Remedy
8 10 (4.78%) SAP
9 8 (3.83%) ArcSight
9 8 (3.83%) LogRhythm
10 6 (2.87%) Apple
10 6 (2.87%) IBM
10 6 (2.87%) Meraki
10 6 (2.87%) RightScale
11 5 (2.39%) Dell
11 5 (2.39%) HP
12 4 (1.91%) Ivanti
12 4 (1.91%) Okta
13 3 (1.44%) BMC
13 3 (1.44%) iManage