Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 745 682 775
Rank change year-on-year -63 +93 +109
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 208 93 333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 0.64% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 157 62 291
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,570 £26,250
25th Percentile £28,000 £28,875 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £53,750 £58,688 £52,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £74,625 £63,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £38,496 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.40% -9.42% +10.39%

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 20,892 14,431 32,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.83% 22.14% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12,624 10,878 24,115
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,475 £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 £87,500 £85,000 £83,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -96 63 £55,000 -4.35% 9
South East -36 53 £28,000 +16.18% 10
South West -41 30 £42,500 +10.40% 1
Midlands -50 29 £43,750 +55.56% 4
North of England -51 25 £34,000 +7.94% 7
Yorkshire -42 23 £34,000 -16.56% 3
West Midlands -38 22 £45,000 +45.75% 1
East of England -37 8 - - 1
East Midlands -46 7 £42,500 +83.53% 3
North West -39 2 £25,000 -13.79% 3
ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 208 (100.00%) ITIL
2 139 (66.83%) Microsoft
3 108 (51.92%) Social Skills
4 67 (32.21%) SLA
5 63 (30.29%) Windows
6 62 (29.81%) Service Management
7 60 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
8 57 (27.40%) Microsoft 365
9 55 (26.44%) SQL
10 54 (25.96%) Service Delivery
11 53 (25.48%) Problem-Solving
12 52 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 48 (23.08%) Finance
14 44 (21.15%) Active Directory
15 43 (20.67%) Azure
16 42 (20.19%) Citrix
16 42 (20.19%) VMware
17 40 (19.23%) Windows 10
18 39 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
19 38 (18.27%) Degree
20 33 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
21 26 (12.50%) Firewall
21 26 (12.50%) Analytics
22 25 (12.02%) PowerShell
22 25 (12.02%) Project Management
23 24 (11.54%) ITSM
23 24 (11.54%) CRM
23 24 (11.54%) SCCM
23 24 (11.54%) Line Management
24 23 (11.06%) Scrum

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 (9.62%) Confluence
2 13 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (4.81%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.92%) CMS
5 4 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 60 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.85%) InVision
2 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.85%) Sentinel
2 6 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.48%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.40%) Microsoft 365
2 43 (20.67%) Azure
3 6 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.40%) OneDrive
4 5 (2.40%) Power Automate
4 5 (2.40%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.40%) PowerApps
4 5 (2.40%) SaaS
5 3 (1.44%) AWS
6 2 (0.96%) IaaS
7 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.50%) Firewall
2 15 (7.21%) VLAN
3 14 (6.73%) DNS
4 13 (6.25%) DHCP
5 12 (5.77%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (5.29%) WAN
7 10 (4.81%) LAN
8 9 (4.33%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.88%) VoIP
11 6 (2.88%) VPN
12 5 (2.40%) Wireless
13 4 (1.92%) Internet
13 4 (1.92%) SSH
13 4 (1.92%) TCP/IP
14 1 (0.48%) MPLS
14 1 (0.48%) OSPF
14 1 (0.48%) SAN
14 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.65%) MongoDB
2 12 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.81%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (9.62%) JIRA
2 18 (8.65%) Artifactory
2 18 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.65%) Gradle
2 18 (8.65%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.65%) Maven
2 18 (8.65%) Mocha
3 10 (4.81%) JUnit
3 10 (4.81%) Mockito
4 8 (3.85%) Selenium
5 5 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 108 (51.92%) Social Skills
2 52 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (23.08%) Finance
4 19 (9.13%) Legal
5 18 (8.65%) Banking
6 15 (7.21%) Digital Economy
7 10 (4.81%) Marketing
7 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
8 9 (4.33%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (4.33%) Public Sector
8 9 (4.33%) Retail
9 8 (3.85%) Electronics
9 8 (3.85%) Manufacturing
10 7 (3.37%) Law
11 5 (2.40%) Back Office
12 4 (1.92%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.96%) Automotive
13 2 (0.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 2 (0.96%) Local Government
14 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (22.60%) Analyst
2 28 (13.46%) Team Leader
3 26 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 24 (11.54%) Developer
5 23 (11.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 22 (10.58%) Support Analyst
7 18 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (8.65%) Support Engineer
8 17 (8.17%) Applications Support
9 15 (7.21%) Service Desk Manager
10 12 (5.77%) IT Engineer
11 11 (5.29%) IT Support
12 10 (4.81%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.81%) Service Analyst
13 9 (4.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 8 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 8 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 8 (3.85%) Security Analyst
14 8 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.65%) Node.js
1 18 (8.65%) React
2 12 (5.77%) HTML
2 12 (5.77%) SOAP
3 11 (5.29%) jQuery
3 11 (5.29%) JSON
3 11 (5.29%) REST
3 11 (5.29%) Web Services
4 10 (4.81%) Ajax
4 10 (4.81%) CSS
4 10 (4.81%) DHTML
4 10 (4.81%) JAXP
4 10 (4.81%) JSP
4 10 (4.81%) JSTL
4 10 (4.81%) PowerMock
4 10 (4.81%) Servlets
4 10 (4.81%) Spring
4 10 (4.81%) XML
4 10 (4.81%) XSLT
5 9 (4.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.10%) Management Information System
2 18 (8.65%) N-Tier
2 18 (8.65%) User Experience
3 12 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.85%) PKI
6 5 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.40%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.40%) iPad
6 5 (2.40%) iPhone
7 4 (1.92%) Tandem
8 3 (1.44%) AS400
8 3 (1.44%) EPoS
8 3 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.96%) Derivative
9 2 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.96%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (30.29%) Windows
2 40 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 20 (9.62%) Linux
4 18 (8.65%) Mac OS
5 13 (6.25%) Android
5 13 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 11 (5.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (4.81%) Mac OS X
8 7 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.40%) Unix
9 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (29.81%) Service Management
3 54 (25.96%) Service Delivery
4 53 (25.48%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (12.50%) Analytics
7 25 (12.02%) Project Management
8 24 (11.54%) CRM
8 24 (11.54%) ITSM
8 24 (11.54%) Line Management
9 23 (11.06%) Scrum
10 22 (10.58%) Problem Management
11 20 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (9.13%) Computer Science
12 19 (9.13%) Microservices
12 19 (9.13%) Test Automation
13 18 (8.65%) Knowledge Management
13 18 (8.65%) SOA
13 18 (8.65%) UML
13 18 (8.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (26.44%) SQL
2 25 (12.02%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.13%) Java
3 19 (9.13%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.65%) Java 8
5 10 (4.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.92%) Perl
6 4 (1.92%) Python
6 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.44%) C
7 3 (1.44%) C#
8 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (18.27%) Degree
2 33 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.85%) CCSA
3 8 (3.85%) GCIA
4 7 (3.37%) MCSE
5 4 (1.92%) A+ Certification
5 4 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.96%) MCP
7 2 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.48%) CCNA
8 1 (0.48%) CCNP
8 1 (0.48%) CCSP
8 1 (0.48%) CISM
8 1 (0.48%) CISSP
8 1 (0.48%) MCSA
8 1 (0.48%) MOS
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (32.21%) SLA
2 15 (7.21%) GDPR
3 7 (3.37%) QA
4 2 (0.96%) GRC
System Software
1 44 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.65%) Docker
4 16 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.85%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.96%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (11.54%) SCCM
2 18 (8.65%) Kubernetes
2 18 (8.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (6.25%) WSUS
4 8 (3.85%) Jamf Pro
4 8 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.96%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 139 (66.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (20.19%) Citrix
2 42 (20.19%) VMware
3 19 (9.13%) Oracle
3 19 (9.13%) ServiceNow
4 18 (8.65%) Cisco
4 18 (8.65%) IBM
5 15 (7.21%) Apple
6 9 (4.33%) ArcSight
6 9 (4.33%) LogRhythm
6 9 (4.33%) SAP
7 5 (2.40%) iManage
8 4 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.92%) Remedy
9 2 (0.96%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) BMC
10 1 (0.48%) CommVault
10 1 (0.48%) Dell
10 1 (0.48%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.48%) McAfee