Period
to 16 May 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 677 794 842
Rank change year-on-year +117 +48 +24
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 175 106 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 0.55% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 119 66 206
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,625 £24,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £30,188 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year - +30.77% -18.75%
75th Percentile £63,500 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £71,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £42,101 £38,566 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.17% +18.66% -18.77%

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 16,866 19,146 33,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.11% 21.58% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11,138 14,445 24,285
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,813 £26,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 16 May 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 16 May 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 +52 61 £62,500 +44.53% 4
South East +78 46 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Midlands +14 26 £30,000 +2.13% 6
North of England +10 26 £32,000 -5.88% 3
Yorkshire +1 26 £32,000 -5.88% 2
West Midlands +12 24 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South West -31 15 £35,500 -7.78% 2
East Midlands +4 2 £30,000 +59.46% 1
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 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.

1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 119 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 98 (56.00%) Social Skills
4 69 (39.43%) Service Management
5 63 (36.00%) Windows
6 61 (34.86%) SLA
7 58 (33.14%) Microsoft Office
8 54 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
8 54 (30.86%) Windows 10
9 53 (30.29%) Citrix
10 49 (28.00%) Microsoft 365
10 49 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (26.86%) Degree
12 44 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (24.57%) Finance
14 40 (22.86%) Service Delivery
15 38 (21.71%) SQL
15 38 (21.71%) Line Management
16 35 (20.00%) Azure
17 33 (18.86%) Analytics
18 32 (18.29%) Active Directory
18 32 (18.29%) Document Management
19 30 (17.14%) Legal
19 30 (17.14%) Escalation Management
19 30 (17.14%) GDPR
20 28 (16.00%) Scrum
21 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
22 26 (14.86%) Digital Economy
22 26 (14.86%) Test Automation
23 25 (14.29%) Confluence

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 25 (14.29%) Confluence
2 13 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (6.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.71%) CMS
4 3 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 58 (33.14%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.86%) InVision
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.71%) Magento
3 2 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.57%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.57%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.00%) Microsoft 365
2 35 (20.00%) Azure
3 6 (3.43%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.29%) SaaS
6 3 (1.71%) AWS
7 2 (1.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.57%) GCP
8 1 (0.57%) PaaS
8 1 (0.57%) Route 53
8 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.71%) VPN
2 15 (8.57%) Firewall
3 11 (6.29%) DHCP
3 11 (6.29%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (6.29%) WAN
4 10 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (5.71%) LAN
5 8 (4.57%) Wireless
6 7 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (4.00%) DNS
7 6 (3.43%) VLAN
7 6 (3.43%) VoIP
7 6 (3.43%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (2.86%) SSH
9 4 (2.29%) BGP
9 4 (2.29%) Internet
9 4 (2.29%) IPsec
9 4 (2.29%) MPLS
9 4 (2.29%) Network Security
9 4 (2.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.71%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (14.29%) JIRA
2 24 (13.71%) Artifactory
2 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.71%) Gradle
2 24 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 24 (13.71%) Maven
2 24 (13.71%) Mocha
3 12 (6.86%) JUnit
3 12 (6.86%) Mockito
3 12 (6.86%) Selenium
4 5 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 98 (56.00%) Social Skills
2 49 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (24.57%) Finance
4 30 (17.14%) Legal
5 26 (14.86%) Digital Economy
6 24 (13.71%) Banking
7 8 (4.57%) Influencing Skills
7 8 (4.57%) Retail
8 7 (4.00%) Law
9 6 (3.43%) Back Office
10 5 (2.86%) Games
11 3 (1.71%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (1.71%) Public Sector
11 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.57%) Electronics
13 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.57%) Marketing
13 1 (0.57%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (17.14%) Developer
1 30 (17.14%) Team Leader
2 28 (16.00%) Analyst
3 26 (14.86%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 14 (8.00%) IT Engineer
4 14 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 12 (6.86%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (6.86%) IT Support
5 12 (6.86%) Java Developer
5 12 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (6.86%) Service Manager
6 10 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (5.14%) IT Support Technician
7 9 (5.14%) IT Technician
7 9 (5.14%) Support Technician
8 8 (4.57%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.00%) Desktop Support
9 7 (4.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.71%) Node.js
1 24 (13.71%) React
2 12 (6.86%) Ajax
2 12 (6.86%) AngularJS
2 12 (6.86%) CSS
2 12 (6.86%) DHTML
2 12 (6.86%) HTML
2 12 (6.86%) JAXP
2 12 (6.86%) jQuery
2 12 (6.86%) JSON
2 12 (6.86%) JSP
2 12 (6.86%) JSTL
2 12 (6.86%) PowerMock
2 12 (6.86%) REST
2 12 (6.86%) Servlets
2 12 (6.86%) SOAP
2 12 (6.86%) Spring
2 12 (6.86%) Vue.js
2 12 (6.86%) Web Services
2 12 (6.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.71%) Management Information System
1 24 (13.71%) N-Tier
2 20 (11.43%) User Experience
3 12 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.14%) iPad
4 9 (5.14%) iPhone
5 7 (4.00%) PKI
6 6 (3.43%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.86%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.29%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.71%) AS400
10 2 (1.14%) EPoS
10 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.57%) Clustering
11 1 (0.57%) Derivative
11 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.57%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 63 (36.00%) Windows
2 54 (30.86%) Windows 10
3 24 (13.71%) Linux
4 16 (9.14%) Android
5 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (5.71%) Mac OS X
7 7 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 7 (4.00%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.86%) Unix
8 5 (2.86%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 69 (39.43%) Service Management
3 54 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
4 44 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (22.86%) Service Delivery
6 38 (21.71%) Line Management
7 33 (18.86%) Analytics
8 32 (18.29%) Document Management
9 30 (17.14%) Escalation Management
10 28 (16.00%) Scrum
11 26 (14.86%) Test Automation
12 25 (14.29%) Coaching
12 25 (14.29%) Decision-Making
13 24 (13.71%) Computer Science
13 24 (13.71%) Microservices
13 24 (13.71%) Non-Functional Testing
13 24 (13.71%) Reverse Engineering
13 24 (13.71%) Secure Coding
13 24 (13.71%) Thought Leadership
13 24 (13.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (21.71%) SQL
2 24 (13.71%) Java
2 24 (13.71%) Java 8
2 24 (13.71%) JavaScript
3 17 (9.71%) PowerShell
4 12 (6.86%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.43%) Python
6 5 (2.86%) Perl
6 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.71%) C#
8 2 (1.14%) C
9 1 (0.57%) Korn
9 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (26.86%) Degree
2 27 (15.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.00%) MCSE
4 11 (6.29%) MCSA
5 9 (5.14%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (4.57%) CCENT
6 8 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.29%) CCNA
7 4 (2.29%) MCP
8 3 (1.71%) CCNP
8 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.14%) IIBA
10 1 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (0.57%) CCIE
10 1 (0.57%) CCSA
10 1 (0.57%) CCSP
10 1 (0.57%) CISM
10 1 (0.57%) CISSP
10 1 (0.57%) HNC
10 1 (0.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (34.86%) SLA
2 30 (17.14%) GDPR
3 9 (5.14%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) GRC
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (18.29%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.71%) Docker
3 11 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 7 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (13.71%) Kubernetes
2 17 (9.71%) SCCM
3 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.14%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (1.14%) Sysprep
5 2 (1.14%) WSUS
6 1 (0.57%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.57%) Ansible
6 1 (0.57%) Nagios
6 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 53 (30.29%) Citrix
3 24 (13.71%) IBM
4 19 (10.86%) VMware
5 18 (10.29%) Apple
6 14 (8.00%) Cisco
7 12 (6.86%) Oracle
8 10 (5.71%) ServiceNow
9 9 (5.14%) iManage
10 5 (2.86%) Meraki
10 5 (2.86%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.29%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.29%) Remedy
12 3 (1.71%) Aruba
12 3 (1.71%) Sophos
13 2 (1.14%) ArcSight
13 2 (1.14%) LogRhythm
14 1 (0.57%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.57%) Splunk
14 1 (0.57%) Veeam