Period
to 26 June 2019

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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 739 836 861
Rank change year-on-year +97 +25 +59
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 324 336 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 274 269 212
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 33,004 38,911 40,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.70% 23.85% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23,759 29,368 32,038
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% -1.10%

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 26 June 2019.

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 26 June 2019. 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 +66 103 £47,500 +46.15%
London +92 92 £35,000 -18.13% 3
South East +44 87 £43,500 -1.14%
Yorkshire +47 67 £47,500 +46.15%
North West +41 32 £33,750 -15.63%
Midlands +27 20 £37,500 +2.74% 1
West Midlands +42 16 £42,500 +19.72% 1
East of England +45 13 £52,000 +22.35%
South West -11 8 £36,000 +10.77% 1
East Midlands +29 4 £19,000 -49.33%
North East +9 4 £25,000 +15.61%
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, 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
2 146 (45.06%) SLA
3 144 (44.44%) Service Management
4 116 (35.80%) Service Delivery
4 116 (35.80%) Microsoft
5 112 (34.57%) Windows
6 94 (29.01%) Continuous Improvement
7 90 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 82 (25.31%) Finance
9 76 (23.46%) ITSM
10 70 (21.60%) Change Management
11 64 (19.75%) PRINCE2
12 61 (18.83%) Office 365
13 60 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
14 58 (17.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 58 (17.90%) Proactive Monitoring
15 53 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement Process
16 52 (16.05%) ServiceNow
17 50 (15.43%) ISO 9001
17 50 (15.43%) Problem Management
18 48 (14.81%) Cisco
19 46 (14.20%) DNS
20 41 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
21 40 (12.35%) Windows Server
22 39 (12.04%) Incident Management
22 39 (12.04%) DHCP
22 39 (12.04%) Linux
23 38 (11.73%) SQL
23 38 (11.73%) TCP/IP
24 34 (10.49%) Skype

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 33 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.57%) Skype for Business
3 15 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (4.32%) IIS
5 8 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.85%) Apache
7 6 (1.85%) CICS
8 3 (0.93%) Confluence
8 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.93%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.40%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.23%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 61 (18.83%) Office 365
2 28 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.78%) G Suite
4 8 (2.47%) SaaS
5 4 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.23%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.23%) Yammer
6 3 (0.93%) GitHub
6 3 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (14.20%) DNS
2 39 (12.04%) DHCP
3 38 (11.73%) TCP/IP
4 34 (10.49%) Skype
5 29 (8.95%) VPN
6 22 (6.79%) Firewall
7 17 (5.25%) LAN
8 16 (4.94%) WAN
8 16 (4.94%) Wireless
9 15 (4.63%) Internet
10 13 (4.01%) HTTPS
10 13 (4.01%) Reverse Proxy
10 13 (4.01%) VLAN
11 10 (3.09%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (2.47%) FTP
12 8 (2.47%) Intranet
13 7 (2.16%) VoIP
14 4 (1.23%) 3G
14 4 (1.23%) Extranet
14 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.85%) DB2
3 6 (1.85%) MySQL
4 4 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.93%) Adabas
6 1 (0.31%) Big Data
6 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.31%) Power BI
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.93%) Ant
2 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.93%) JIRA
2 3 (0.93%) Maven
2 3 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.62%) Hudson
3 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.31%) MSI
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 82 (25.31%) Finance
2 24 (7.41%) Legal
3 22 (6.79%) Law
4 17 (5.25%) Retail
5 9 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.85%) Banking
6 6 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.54%) French Language
7 5 (1.54%) German Language
8 4 (1.23%) Electronics
8 4 (1.23%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.23%) Marketing
8 4 (1.23%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.62%) Billing
9 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 109 (33.64%) Analyst
2 69 (21.30%) Service Manager
3 58 (17.90%) Delivery Manager
3 58 (17.90%) Services Delivery Manager
4 52 (16.05%) Service Analyst
5 43 (13.27%) Support Analyst
6 37 (11.42%) Service Desk Analyst
7 29 (8.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 26 (8.02%) IT Analyst
9 22 (6.79%) Desktop Support
10 20 (6.17%) Support Engineer
11 16 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 14 (4.32%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.32%) Team Leader
13 11 (3.40%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 11 (3.40%) IT Support
14 10 (3.09%) Junior
14 10 (3.09%) Product Owner
14 10 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
15 9 (2.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.63%) Software Packaging
2 12 (3.70%) Middleware
3 6 (1.85%) LAMP
3 6 (1.85%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (0.93%) CSS
4 3 (0.93%) XML
5 2 (0.62%) HTML
5 2 (0.62%) Web Services
6 1 (0.31%) .NET
6 1 (0.31%) Ajax
6 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.31%) CAML
6 1 (0.31%) jQuery
6 1 (0.31%) LDAP
6 1 (0.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.64%) User Experience
2 26 (8.02%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.86%) iPad
5 17 (5.25%) Smartphone
6 16 (4.94%) iPhone
6 16 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.09%) Mainframe
8 7 (2.16%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.85%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.85%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.85%) Virtual Team
10 5 (1.54%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.23%) CESG
11 4 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.93%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.62%) CMDB
13 2 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (34.57%) Windows
2 40 (12.35%) Windows Server
3 39 (12.04%) Linux
4 24 (7.41%) Unix
5 23 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (6.79%) Windows 10
7 19 (5.86%) CentOS
7 19 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 17 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.47%) Android
11 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.85%) zOS
12 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.93%) HPUX
13 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (100.00%) ITIL
2 144 (44.44%) Service Management
3 116 (35.80%) Service Delivery
4 94 (29.01%) Continuous Improvement
5 76 (23.46%) ITSM
6 70 (21.60%) Change Management
7 64 (19.75%) PRINCE2
8 58 (17.90%) Proactive Monitoring
9 53 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement Process
10 50 (15.43%) Problem Management
11 41 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (12.04%) Incident Management
13 33 (10.19%) Knowledge Management
14 29 (8.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 24 (7.41%) Investment Management
16 22 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (5.86%) Service Design
18 16 (4.94%) Computer Science
19 15 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
19 15 (4.63%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (11.73%) SQL
2 15 (4.63%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.40%) Python
4 7 (2.16%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.54%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.23%) C#
7 3 (0.93%) Java
7 3 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.62%) VBScript
9 1 (0.31%) C
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (8.33%) Degree
2 26 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (7.72%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (6.79%) MCP
5 17 (5.25%) MCSE
6 16 (4.94%) MCSA
7 14 (4.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 13 (4.01%) Security Cleared
9 11 (3.40%) CCNA
10 10 (3.09%) DV Cleared
11 8 (2.47%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.85%) CISSP
12 6 (1.85%) RHCE
13 5 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (1.23%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.23%) AWS Certification
14 4 (1.23%) CISM
14 4 (1.23%) CISMP
14 4 (1.23%) HND
15 3 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (45.06%) SLA
2 58 (17.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (15.43%) ISO 9001
4 13 (4.01%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.85%) QA
6 2 (0.62%) GDPR
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 90 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 15 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.01%) Firmware
5 6 (1.85%) iptables
5 6 (1.85%) Squid
5 6 (1.85%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.85%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.93%) XenApp
8 2 (0.62%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (0.62%) VMware NSX
8 2 (0.62%) vSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 25 (7.72%) SCCM
2 14 (4.32%) WSUS
3 13 (4.01%) Perfmon
4 6 (1.85%) Control-M
4 6 (1.85%) Nagios
4 6 (1.85%) SELinux
5 5 (1.54%) Ansible
6 2 (0.62%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (0.62%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.62%) Puppet
6 2 (0.62%) vRealize
6 2 (0.62%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.31%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 116 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 52 (16.05%) ServiceNow
3 48 (14.81%) Cisco
4 30 (9.26%) VMware
5 26 (8.02%) Citrix
6 19 (5.86%) Red Hat
7 16 (4.94%) CA
8 15 (4.63%) Avaya
8 15 (4.63%) SAP
9 12 (3.70%) HP
10 11 (3.40%) hybris
11 10 (3.09%) Remedy
12 9 (2.78%) IBM
13 7 (2.16%) Apple
14 6 (1.85%) Dell
14 6 (1.85%) Mitel
14 6 (1.85%) Oracle
14 6 (1.85%) Sony
15 5 (1.54%) iManage
16 4 (1.23%) Google