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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 61 91 51
Rank change year-on-year +30 -40 -16
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 286 140 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 4.69% 3.06% 5.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.95% 3.25% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 237 99 147
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,300 £26,000
25th Percentile £35,750 £31,250 £30,413
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% -2.35%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,477 £51,875
90th Percentile £67,700 £66,425 £62,700
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,779 4,309 3,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.72% 94.27% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3,723 3,312 2,783
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £71,250
North West median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +11.11%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Manchester.

Salary trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL in Manchester over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Salford -10 15 £55,000 - 3
Bolton +6 9 £50,000 +61.29%
Altrincham +1 7 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Stockport -3 4 £46,000 +70.37% 3
Rochdale - 3 £28,000 -
Sale - 3 £32,000 - 1
Oldham -15 1 £40,000 -11.11%
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, IT jobs citing ITIL 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 112 (39.16%) Service Management
2 111 (38.81%) Social Skills
3 104 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 96 (33.57%) Windows
5 94 (32.87%) Agile
6 82 (28.67%) Microsoft 365
7 73 (25.52%) Problem-Solving
8 63 (22.03%) Service Delivery
9 54 (18.88%) Finance
10 53 (18.53%) Change Management
10 53 (18.53%) Active Directory
11 50 (17.48%) Project Management
11 50 (17.48%) Windows Server
12 49 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (16.08%) Azure
14 44 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (14.34%) ITSM
16 40 (13.99%) VMware
17 38 (13.29%) SLA
18 36 (12.59%) SQL Server
18 36 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (12.24%) SQL
19 35 (12.24%) Public Sector
20 34 (11.89%) Windows 10
21 33 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
22 32 (11.19%) Retail
22 32 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 31 (10.84%) Degree
24 30 (10.49%) Information Security
24 30 (10.49%) Microsoft Office

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 19 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.50%) IIS
3 7 (2.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.35%) Site Server
4 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (10.49%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.35%) Kondor
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 82 (28.67%) Microsoft 365
2 46 (16.08%) Azure
3 17 (5.94%) AWS
4 10 (3.50%) Azure Sentinel
5 9 (3.15%) SaaS
6 6 (2.10%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.10%) Route 53
7 5 (1.75%) Google Workspace
7 5 (1.75%) IaaS
7 5 (1.75%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.05%) GCP
8 3 (1.05%) PaaS
8 3 (1.05%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.70%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.14%) Firewall
2 17 (5.94%) DHCP
2 17 (5.94%) DNS
3 12 (4.20%) Network Security
4 10 (3.50%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (3.15%) VPN
6 8 (2.80%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.80%) WAN
7 7 (2.45%) LAN
8 6 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (2.10%) Intranet
9 5 (1.75%) DMZ
9 5 (1.75%) VLAN
10 3 (1.05%) MPLS
10 3 (1.05%) PBX
10 3 (1.05%) SAN
11 2 (0.70%) VoIP
11 2 (0.70%) Wireless
12 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.45%) MySQL
2 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.70%) Big Data
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.70%) Power BI
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.35%) OLTP
6 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) JMeter
2 1 (0.35%) Selenium
2 1 (0.35%) Serenity BDD
2 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 111 (38.81%) Social Skills
2 54 (18.88%) Finance
3 44 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (12.24%) Public Sector
5 32 (11.19%) Retail
6 24 (8.39%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 23 (8.04%) Organisational Skills
8 16 (5.59%) Law
9 15 (5.24%) Legal
10 11 (3.85%) Banking
10 11 (3.85%) Local Government
11 10 (3.50%) Advertising
11 10 (3.50%) Telecoms
12 9 (3.15%) Influencing Skills
13 8 (2.80%) Presentation Skills
14 6 (2.10%) Fire and Rescue
14 6 (2.10%) Police
15 4 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
16 3 (1.05%) French Language
17 2 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (20.63%) Analyst
2 43 (15.03%) Service Manager
3 23 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (7.69%) IT Support
4 22 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 21 (7.34%) IT Manager
6 20 (6.99%) IT Engineer
7 19 (6.64%) Service Analyst
7 19 (6.64%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.29%) Service Desk Manager
9 16 (5.59%) Applications Support
9 16 (5.59%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.24%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (4.90%) IT Services Manager
11 14 (4.90%) Senior Manager
12 13 (4.55%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.55%) DBA
12 13 (4.55%) IT Analyst
13 12 (4.20%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (3.85%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.55%) EDI
2 7 (2.45%) LDAP
3 2 (0.70%) JSON
3 2 (0.70%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.35%) CSS
4 1 (0.35%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.35%) HTML
4 1 (0.35%) Middleware
4 1 (0.35%) REST
4 1 (0.35%) SOAP
4 1 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (8.04%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.69%) User Experience
4 15 (5.24%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.90%) Blog
5 14 (4.90%) NHS
6 9 (3.15%) PKI
7 8 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.40%) Smart Meter
11 3 (1.05%) Housing Association
11 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.70%) Clustering
12 2 (0.70%) CMDB
12 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.70%) Smart Energy
13 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 96 (33.57%) Windows
2 50 (17.48%) Windows Server
3 34 (11.89%) Windows 10
4 20 (6.99%) Linux
5 10 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.45%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (1.40%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.40%) Unix
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.70%) CentOS
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (39.16%) Service Management
2 94 (32.87%) Agile
3 73 (25.52%) Problem-Solving
4 63 (22.03%) Service Delivery
5 53 (18.53%) Change Management
6 50 (17.48%) Project Management
7 49 (17.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (14.34%) ITSM
9 36 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
11 32 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 30 (10.49%) Information Security
13 27 (9.44%) Incident Management
14 25 (8.74%) Problem Management
15 22 (7.69%) Change Control
15 22 (7.69%) IT Strategy
15 22 (7.69%) Time Management
16 21 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
16 21 (7.34%) Mentoring
16 21 (7.34%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.24%) SQL
2 23 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.40%) C
4 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.35%) Bash
5 1 (0.35%) C#
5 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (10.84%) Degree
2 25 (8.74%) ITIL Certification
2 25 (8.74%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.85%) MCSA
6 9 (3.15%) DBS Check
7 8 (2.80%) MCTS
8 7 (2.45%) MCP
9 5 (1.75%) SSCP
10 4 (1.40%) CISMP
10 4 (1.40%) MCSE
11 3 (1.05%) ACSP
11 3 (1.05%) APMP
11 3 (1.05%) CCNA
11 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.70%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.29%) SLA
2 28 (9.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.85%) COBIT
3 11 (3.85%) NIST
3 11 (3.85%) QA
4 9 (3.15%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (2.10%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.10%) NCSC
6 5 (1.75%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.05%) GRC
8 1 (0.35%) GDPR
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 53 (18.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.05%) Docker
4 3 (1.05%) vSphere
4 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (8.04%) SCCM
2 16 (5.59%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.40%) Ansible
3 4 (1.40%) WSUS
4 3 (1.05%) Grafana
4 3 (1.05%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.05%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.70%) Nagios
5 2 (0.70%) Terraform
6 1 (0.35%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.35%) Autotask
6 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.35%) Kibana
6 1 (0.35%) logstash
6 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.35%) Rancher
6 1 (0.35%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 104 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.99%) VMware
3 30 (10.49%) Cisco
4 18 (6.29%) ServiceNow
5 16 (5.59%) Oracle
6 15 (5.24%) Citrix
7 12 (4.20%) Apple
8 10 (3.50%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.80%) Veeam
10 5 (1.75%) Google
10 5 (1.75%) NEC
10 5 (1.75%) Northgate
10 5 (1.75%) Remedy
10 5 (1.75%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.40%) HP
11 4 (1.40%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.40%) Sophos
12 3 (1.05%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.05%) NetApp
12 3 (1.05%) Unisys