Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 844 832 883
Rank change year-on-year -12 +51 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 289 332 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 0.83% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 232 254 296
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £20,813 £24,075 £21,760
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,175 £60,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

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 36,591 40,018 47,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.87% 24.40% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27,268 30,933 38,738
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 October 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 18 October 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
North of England +61 101 £31,062 +10.94% 7
London +4 73 £45,000 -5.26% 10
South East +24 56 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Yorkshire +52 53 £22,500 -19.64% 3
East of England +37 38 £42,500 -22.02%
North West +33 34 £37,624 -16.39% 4
North East -9 14 £23,313 -6.75%
South West -43 12 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Midlands -22 9 £49,083 +44.36% 2
West Midlands +2 5 £49,083 +62.26% 2
East Midlands -16 4 £29,522 -26.20%
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 289 (100.00%) ITIL
2 134 (46.37%) Windows
3 119 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 87 (30.10%) SLA
5 81 (28.03%) Service Management
6 80 (27.68%) Active Directory
7 72 (24.91%) VMware
8 63 (21.80%) Problem Management
9 62 (21.45%) Incident Management
9 62 (21.45%) Change Management
10 56 (19.38%) Finance
11 53 (18.34%) ITSM
11 53 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
12 52 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
13 50 (17.30%) Service Delivery
14 49 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 48 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 41 (14.19%) Citrix
16 41 (14.19%) Self-Motivation
17 40 (13.84%) SQL
17 40 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
18 39 (13.49%) Office 365
18 39 (13.49%) Windows 7
19 37 (12.80%) MCSE
20 35 (12.11%) Linux
21 34 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (11.07%) Management Information System
23 31 (10.73%) Windows 10
23 31 (10.73%) Security Cleared
24 30 (10.38%) SC Cleared

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 20 (6.92%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.15%) CMS
4 6 (2.08%) IIS
4 6 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (1.38%) Apache
5 4 (1.38%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.69%) Confluence
6 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 52 (17.99%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.69%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.49%) Office 365
2 30 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.11%) SaaS
5 4 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.38%) IaaS
5 4 (1.38%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (10.38%) TCP/IP
2 24 (8.30%) DNS
2 24 (8.30%) WAN
3 23 (7.96%) LAN
4 16 (5.54%) Wireless
5 15 (5.19%) DHCP
6 11 (3.81%) Firewall
7 9 (3.11%) Internet
7 9 (3.11%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (2.77%) Ethernet
9 7 (2.42%) NetScaler
10 6 (2.08%) VPN
11 5 (1.73%) Intranet
11 5 (1.73%) VLAN
12 4 (1.38%) Skype
12 4 (1.38%) SSH
12 4 (1.38%) VoIP
12 4 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.04%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 16 (5.54%) MySQL
4 12 (4.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (4.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (2.77%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.77%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.69%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.50%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.73%) JIRA
4 1 (0.35%) Log4j
4 1 (0.35%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 56 (19.38%) Finance
2 28 (9.69%) Retail
3 22 (7.61%) Law
4 16 (5.54%) Banking
5 10 (3.46%) Publishing
6 7 (2.42%) Back Office
6 7 (2.42%) Legal
7 5 (1.73%) Marketing
8 4 (1.38%) Local Government
9 3 (1.04%) Advertising
9 3 (1.04%) Humanities
9 3 (1.04%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (33.22%) Analyst
2 50 (17.30%) Service Analyst
3 43 (14.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (10.73%) Support Analyst
5 28 (9.69%) Team Leader
6 21 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 20 (6.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) Service Manager
9 17 (5.88%) IT Support
10 14 (4.84%) Developer
10 14 (4.84%) IT Manager
11 12 (4.15%) Desktop Support
11 12 (4.15%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.81%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.81%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (3.81%) Incident Manager
12 11 (3.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 10 (3.46%) IT Engineer
14 8 (2.77%) IT Analyst
14 8 (2.77%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.92%) .NET
2 18 (6.23%) Web Services
3 16 (5.54%) HTML
4 15 (5.19%) XML
5 13 (4.50%) .NET Framework
6 12 (4.15%) CSS
6 12 (4.15%) SOAP
6 12 (4.15%) WCF
7 7 (2.42%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.08%) ADO.NET
8 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (2.08%) WF
8 6 (2.08%) WPF
9 5 (1.73%) YAML
10 4 (1.38%) Middleware
11 3 (1.04%) LAMP
12 2 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (0.35%) HTML5
13 1 (0.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.19%) Self-Motivation
2 40 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (11.07%) Management Information System
4 25 (8.65%) NHS
5 19 (6.57%) Replication
6 15 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (4.50%) Blackberry
8 12 (4.15%) Data Centre
8 12 (4.15%) W3C
9 11 (3.81%) CMDB
9 11 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (2.77%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.77%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.77%) Fintech
11 7 (2.42%) iPhone
12 6 (2.08%) EMC VNX
13 5 (1.73%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
14 4 (1.38%) Smartphone
15 3 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 134 (46.37%) Windows
2 39 (13.49%) Windows 7
3 35 (12.11%) Linux
4 34 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (10.73%) Windows 10
6 20 (6.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (6.57%) Windows Server
8 15 (5.19%) Unix
9 13 (4.50%) Apple iOS
10 10 (3.46%) Ubuntu
11 9 (3.11%) CentOS
12 6 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.08%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.73%) Android
14 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (1.04%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.04%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (100.00%) ITIL
2 81 (28.03%) Service Management
3 63 (21.80%) Problem Management
4 62 (21.45%) Change Management
4 62 (21.45%) Incident Management
5 53 (18.34%) ITSM
5 53 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (17.30%) Service Delivery
7 26 (9.00%) Time Management
8 23 (7.96%) Mentoring
9 22 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.57%) Ticket Management
12 17 (5.88%) Validation
13 14 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.84%) Data Modelling
13 14 (4.84%) Server Management
14 13 (4.50%) Identity Management
14 13 (4.50%) MVC
14 13 (4.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.84%) SQL
2 24 (8.30%) PowerShell
3 20 (6.92%) Python
4 15 (5.19%) PL/SQL
5 14 (4.84%) Shell Script
6 13 (4.50%) C#
6 13 (4.50%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.50%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.77%) Java
7 8 (2.77%) PHP
8 6 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.73%) C
10 4 (1.38%) Perl
11 3 (1.04%) C++
12 1 (0.35%) COBOL
12 1 (0.35%) JCL
12 1 (0.35%) Jython
12 1 (0.35%) R
12 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (12.80%) MCSE
3 31 (10.73%) Security Cleared
4 30 (10.38%) SC Cleared
5 29 (10.03%) Degree
6 21 (7.27%) MCP
7 15 (5.19%) MCSA
8 12 (4.15%) DV Cleared
9 11 (3.81%) MCDST
10 8 (2.77%) A+ Certification
10 8 (2.77%) ACDT
10 8 (2.77%) ACHDS
10 8 (2.77%) ACTC
10 8 (2.77%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (2.77%) MCSM
10 8 (2.77%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (2.42%) CCNA
11 7 (2.42%) MCITP
11 7 (2.42%) NCDA
11 7 (2.42%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (30.10%) SLA
2 18 (6.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.81%) PMO
4 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.08%) QA
5 3 (1.04%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 80 (27.68%) Active Directory
2 49 (16.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (10.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (2.77%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.77%) XenApp
6 7 (2.42%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.42%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.42%) XenServer
7 6 (2.08%) Docker
8 5 (1.73%) DFS Replication
9 4 (1.38%) Firmware
10 3 (1.04%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.35%) HDFS
12 1 (0.35%) iptables
12 1 (0.35%) NFS
12 1 (0.35%) Squid
12 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (6.57%) SCCM
2 16 (5.54%) Backup Exec
3 14 (4.84%) Ansible
4 8 (2.77%) WSUS
4 8 (2.77%) Xymon
4 8 (2.77%) ZABBIX
5 7 (2.42%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (2.42%) NetApp OnCommand
5 7 (2.42%) Puppet
5 7 (2.42%) ServiceCenter
6 5 (1.73%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.69%) Automic
8 2 (0.69%) Control-M
8 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.35%) Nagios
9 1 (0.35%) QRadar
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 119 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 72 (24.91%) VMware
3 41 (14.19%) Citrix
4 25 (8.65%) Oracle
5 23 (7.96%) ServiceNow
6 19 (6.57%) Apple
6 19 (6.57%) HP
7 14 (4.84%) NetApp
7 14 (4.84%) Red Hat
8 13 (4.50%) Cisco
9 11 (3.81%) Sony
9 11 (3.81%) Veeam
10 8 (2.77%) Asigra
10 8 (2.77%) Ivanti
11 7 (2.42%) SAP
12 6 (2.08%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.08%) EMC
12 6 (2.08%) Workday
13 5 (1.73%) iManage
13 5 (1.73%) Sophos