Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 37
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +22
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 64 88 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 7.22% 9.59% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.42% 10.86% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 77 43
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -9.72%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,550 £21,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 760 810 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.78% 88.24% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 614 733 677
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,771 £23,075
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Lancashire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL in Lancashire.

Salary trend for ITIL in Lancashire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Lancashire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Lancashire

ITIL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Chorley +8 22 £35,000 - 3
Preston -21 13 £40,000 - 2
Blackburn +4 10 £32,500 -18.75%
Burnley +1 8 £37,500 +36.36%
Colne -1 4 £26,500 -7.83%
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 16 (25.00%) SLA
4 16 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 15 (23.44%) Process Improvement
5 15 (23.44%) Finance
6 14 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (21.88%) Degree
6 14 (21.88%) Windows
7 13 (20.31%) C#
8 12 (18.75%) Process Management
9 11 (17.19%) VMware
9 11 (17.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (17.19%) Web Services
9 11 (17.19%) CRM
9 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
9 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
9 11 (17.19%) Business Process Improvement
9 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
10 10 (15.63%) SCCM
10 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (15.63%) Cisco
10 10 (15.63%) MCSE
10 10 (15.63%) MCP
10 10 (15.63%) .NET
10 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 16 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.81%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (7.81%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) VPN
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) Skype
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) Power BI
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.25%) MySQL
6 4 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.13%) DB2
9 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 9 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Analyst
2 17 (26.56%) Support Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Team Leader
4 11 (17.19%) Administrator
5 10 (15.63%) IT Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) IT Support
5 10 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
6 9 (14.06%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 7 (10.94%) Applications Support
8 6 (9.38%) Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
10 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) DBA
10 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
11 3 (4.69%) CRM Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Unix Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Unix Support
11 3 (4.69%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) Web Services
2 10 (15.63%) .NET
3 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
4 5 (7.81%) SOAP
4 5 (7.81%) XML
5 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) NHS
3 5 (7.81%) Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) AS400
5 2 (3.13%) iSeries
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.56%) Fintech
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 11 (17.19%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.50%) Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
4 3 (4.69%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 15 (23.44%) Process Improvement
3 14 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (18.75%) Process Management
5 11 (17.19%) Business Process Improvement
5 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
5 11 (17.19%) CRM
6 9 (14.06%) Incident Management
7 8 (12.50%) Project Management
7 8 (12.50%) Software Deployment
8 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.94%) High Availability
9 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.81%) Functional Testing
10 5 (7.81%) ITIL V2
10 5 (7.81%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 13 (20.31%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.69%) C
5 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.13%) RPG
6 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (15.63%) MCP
3 10 (15.63%) MCSE
4 9 (14.06%) A+ Certification
4 9 (14.06%) CCNA
4 9 (14.06%) CCNP
4 9 (14.06%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (12.50%) MCSA
6 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) NVQ Level 4
6 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.00%) SLA
2 8 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.38%) Data Quality
4 4 (6.25%) QA
5 2 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCCM
2 5 (7.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 5 (7.81%) Capita
6 3 (4.69%) Apple
6 3 (4.69%) Citrix
6 3 (4.69%) IBM
6 3 (4.69%) Snow
6 3 (4.69%) Wyse
7 1 (1.56%) Cognos