Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 31 19
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 499 563 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.79% 7.39% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 8.07% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 409 500 536
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £39,625 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% -0.94% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £62,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,511
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.87% -3.72%

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 6,788 6,978 6,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.37% 91.65% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,636 5,978 5,167
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.00% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Manchester

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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
Stockport -10 37 £43,000 +56.36% 8
Rochdale +2 18 £39,000 +2.63% 1
Altrincham -4 13 £28,000 -13.85% 3
Cheadle -3 11 £43,000 +86.96%
Salford -8 9 £31,500 -21.25% 5
Wigan +1 8 £19,000 -39.20%
Bury +17 6 - - 1
Bolton -8 4 £42,500 +21.43%
Sale +8 2 £27,000 +8.00% 1
Audenshaw - 2 £57,500 -
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 229 (45.89%) Windows
2 201 (40.28%) Active Directory
3 177 (35.47%) Microsoft
4 138 (27.66%) Windows Server
5 133 (26.65%) VMware
6 129 (25.85%) Cisco
7 128 (25.65%) Office 365
8 113 (22.65%) Service Management
9 99 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 98 (19.64%) Microsoft Office
11 96 (19.24%) Hyper-V
12 84 (16.83%) ITIL V3
13 82 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 82 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (16.43%) Firewall
14 81 (16.23%) WAN
15 77 (15.43%) LAN
16 75 (15.03%) SLA
17 74 (14.83%) MCSE
18 73 (14.63%) TCP/IP
18 73 (14.63%) Degree
19 72 (14.43%) Finance
20 65 (13.03%) DNS
20 65 (13.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 63 (12.63%) MCSA
21 63 (12.63%) SQL Server
22 62 (12.42%) Project Management
23 61 (12.22%) SQL
24 58 (11.62%) ITIL Certification
25 57 (11.42%) MCP

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 51 (10.22%) MS Exchange
2 38 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (5.01%) IIS
5 17 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (2.20%) Skype for Business
9 6 (1.20%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.00%) CICS
11 3 (0.60%) Apache
11 3 (0.60%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.20%) CMS
13 1 (0.20%) Confluence
13 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 98 (19.64%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.60%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 14 (2.81%) Elite 3E
2 7 (1.40%) Carpe Diem
2 7 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.20%) Visualfiles
3 6 (1.20%) Workfront
4 4 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.20%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 128 (25.65%) Office 365
2 51 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.61%) IaaS
5 9 (1.80%) SaaS
6 8 (1.60%) Mimecast
6 8 (1.60%) PaaS
7 5 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.60%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 82 (16.43%) Firewall
2 81 (16.23%) WAN
3 77 (15.43%) LAN
4 73 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 65 (13.03%) DNS
6 42 (8.42%) SAN
7 41 (8.22%) DHCP
8 30 (6.01%) VLAN
9 29 (5.81%) VPN
10 24 (4.81%) MPLS
11 17 (3.41%) Unified Communications
12 14 (2.81%) VoIP
13 10 (2.00%) Skype
14 9 (1.80%) Wireless
15 8 (1.60%) BGP
15 8 (1.60%) OSPF
15 8 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
15 8 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (1.40%) Ethernet
16 7 (1.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (1.60%) Power BI
3 8 (1.60%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.20%) DB2
4 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.00%) IMS/DB
6 4 (0.80%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.40%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.40%) MySQL
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.20%) Big Data
9 1 (0.20%) QlikView
9 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (3.81%) Redmine
2 12 (2.40%) JIRA
3 7 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.40%) Selenium
5 2 (0.40%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.20%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.20%) NuGet
6 1 (0.20%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.20%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
General
1 72 (14.43%) Finance
2 37 (7.41%) Retail
3 29 (5.81%) Legal
4 22 (4.41%) Law
5 21 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.00%) Banking
7 6 (1.20%) Games
7 6 (1.20%) German Language
7 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.00%) Back Office
9 3 (0.60%) Automotive
9 3 (0.60%) Billing
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
10 2 (0.40%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (23.05%) Analyst
2 75 (15.03%) Support Engineer
3 47 (9.42%) Service Analyst
4 41 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 34 (6.81%) IT Support
6 32 (6.41%) Applications Support
6 32 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 30 (6.01%) 2nd Line Support
7 30 (6.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 29 (5.81%) Business Analyst
9 27 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 27 (5.41%) Coordinator
10 26 (5.21%) Consultant
10 26 (5.21%) IT Manager
11 24 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 23 (4.61%) 1st Line Support
13 22 (4.41%) Project Coordinator
13 22 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
13 22 (4.41%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.81%) .NET
2 24 (4.81%) Web Services
3 21 (4.21%) .NET Framework
4 9 (1.80%) CSS
4 9 (1.80%) HTML
5 5 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.40%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.40%) Flash
7 2 (0.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.40%) Middleware
7 2 (0.40%) React
7 2 (0.40%) React Native
7 2 (0.40%) SOAP
7 2 (0.40%) XML
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.20%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.82%) PMI
2 26 (5.21%) Data Centre
3 25 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.21%) Driving Licence
4 16 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.60%) Clustering
7 8 (1.60%) NHS
7 8 (1.60%) Private Cloud
7 8 (1.60%) User Experience
7 8 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.80%) iPhone
9 4 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 229 (45.89%) Windows
2 138 (27.66%) Windows Server
3 82 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (9.42%) Windows 7
4 47 (9.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (9.22%) Linux
6 34 (6.81%) Windows 10
7 20 (4.01%) Unix
8 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.60%) Android
10 7 (1.40%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.60%) AIX
12 3 (0.60%) CentOS
12 3 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (22.65%) Service Management
2 84 (16.83%) ITIL V3
3 82 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (12.42%) Project Management
5 53 (10.62%) Service Delivery
6 49 (9.82%) SDLC
7 46 (9.22%) DevOps
8 44 (8.82%) Logistics
9 39 (7.82%) PRINCE2
10 38 (7.62%) Telematics
11 37 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
12 34 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 33 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (5.21%) Mentoring
15 26 (5.21%) Process Improvement
15 26 (5.21%) Risk Management
16 25 (5.01%) ITSM
17 24 (4.81%) Time Management
18 23 (4.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (12.22%) SQL
2 17 (3.41%) Java
2 17 (3.41%) JavaScript
2 17 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.81%) T-SQL
4 13 (2.61%) VBA
5 12 (2.40%) C
5 12 (2.40%) C#
6 11 (2.20%) Python
7 8 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.40%) PHP
9 6 (1.20%) COBOL
9 6 (1.20%) Ruby
9 6 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.00%) VBScript
11 4 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.40%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.40%) Perl
13 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (14.83%) MCSE
3 73 (14.63%) Degree
4 63 (12.63%) MCSA
5 58 (11.62%) ITIL Certification
6 57 (11.42%) MCP
7 41 (8.22%) PMI Certification
8 34 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (5.21%) CCNA
10 14 (2.81%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.20%) CCNP
11 11 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
12 9 (1.80%) Master's Degree
12 9 (1.80%) MCPD
12 9 (1.80%) MCSD
12 9 (1.80%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.60%) CISSP
13 8 (1.60%) MCITP
14 7 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (1.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (15.03%) SLA
2 45 (9.02%) QA
3 23 (4.61%) PCI DSS
4 22 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (2.61%) COBIT
6 12 (2.40%) ISO 9001
7 11 (2.20%) PMO
8 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.40%) ISO 31000
9 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.20%) GDPR
10 1 (0.20%) GMP
10 1 (0.20%) GPG13
10 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 201 (40.28%) Active Directory
2 96 (19.24%) Hyper-V
3 65 (13.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (3.81%) vSphere
5 16 (3.21%) Terminal Services
6 14 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.40%) XenApp
8 6 (1.20%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.80%) Docker
10 4 (0.80%) Snort
11 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.20%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (8.82%) SCCM
2 7 (1.40%) SCOM
3 6 (1.20%) Puppet
4 5 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (0.80%) Ansible
5 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.80%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 3 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.60%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.60%) WMI
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.40%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.40%) Terraform
8 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.20%) Grafana
8 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.20%) Packer
8 1 (0.20%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 177 (35.47%) Microsoft
2 133 (26.65%) VMware
3 129 (25.85%) Cisco
4 51 (10.22%) Citrix
5 31 (6.21%) Oracle
6 15 (3.01%) Juniper
7 14 (2.81%) Intapp
7 14 (2.81%) SolarWinds
8 13 (2.61%) SAP
8 13 (2.61%) Veeam
9 11 (2.20%) Capita
9 11 (2.20%) HP
10 10 (2.00%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.80%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.60%) ServiceNow
13 7 (1.40%) Brocade
13 7 (1.40%) Ericsson
13 7 (1.40%) Foundry
13 7 (1.40%) Redback
13 7 (1.40%) Reuters