Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 40 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 443 576 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.08% 7.03% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 7.61% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 350 502 546
Manchester median annual salary £37,747 £37,874 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.33% -10.89% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £62,474 £63,750
North West median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%

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 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 6,631 7,572 6,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.05% 92.36% 91.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5,505 6,332 5,523
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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
Altrincham +19 38 £40,000 +66.67% 4
Stockport +20 37 £22,000 -37.14% 6
Salford +10 30 £32,062 -24.56% 3
Wigan +17 26 £24,000 +6.67%
Rochdale +12 11 £27,000 -61.43% 4
Bolton +14 7 £24,000 -31.43% 2
Cheadle -4 6 £27,000 +28.57%
Sale 0 4 £25,000 - 2
Oldham +7 1 - -
Bury +2 1 £38,500 +113.89% 2
Heywood - 1 £26,250 -
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 181 (40.86%) Windows
2 159 (35.89%) Microsoft
3 144 (32.51%) Service Management
4 139 (31.38%) Active Directory
5 117 (26.41%) VMware
6 94 (21.22%) Office 365
7 93 (20.99%) Cisco
8 90 (20.32%) Windows Server
9 88 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 86 (19.41%) Firewall
11 74 (16.70%) SQL
12 73 (16.48%) SLA
12 73 (16.48%) Incident Management
13 71 (16.03%) Finance
14 70 (15.80%) Change Management
15 68 (15.35%) Problem Management
16 64 (14.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 64 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
17 63 (14.22%) ITIL Certification
18 58 (13.09%) Service Delivery
19 56 (12.64%) ITIL V3
20 53 (11.96%) MS Exchange
21 52 (11.74%) SQL Server
21 52 (11.74%) Degree
21 52 (11.74%) Windows Server 2012
22 51 (11.51%) Hyper-V
22 51 (11.51%) ITSM
23 49 (11.06%) Telecoms
24 48 (10.84%) SAN
25 47 (10.61%) MCSA

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 53 (11.96%) MS Exchange
2 28 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (5.87%) Skype for Business
4 25 (5.64%) SharePoint
5 19 (4.29%) IIS
6 16 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (1.58%) JBoss
8 7 (1.58%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.58%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.90%) WordPress
11 2 (0.45%) Confluence
11 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.23%) Apache
12 1 (0.23%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (8.80%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.48%) Elite 3E
3 10 (2.26%) Workfront
4 4 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 94 (21.22%) Office 365
2 41 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.74%) IaaS
4 20 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (2.71%) PaaS
6 7 (1.58%) SaaS
7 5 (1.13%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.45%) G Suite
8 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 86 (19.41%) Firewall
2 48 (10.84%) SAN
3 40 (9.03%) TCP/IP
4 38 (8.58%) LAN
5 35 (7.90%) DNS
5 35 (7.90%) WAN
6 25 (5.64%) Skype
7 17 (3.84%) DHCP
8 14 (3.16%) Network Security
9 11 (2.48%) Internet
10 10 (2.26%) VoIP
11 6 (1.35%) VLAN
12 5 (1.13%) NAS
12 5 (1.13%) SMS
13 4 (0.90%) Broadband
13 4 (0.90%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.90%) HTTP
13 4 (0.90%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.90%) WLAN
14 3 (0.68%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.55%) Relational Database
3 23 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (4.06%) MongoDB
4 18 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 18 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (2.93%) OLTP
5 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.35%) MySQL
6 6 (1.35%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.45%) QlikView
9 1 (0.23%) DB2
9 1 (0.23%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.23%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.23%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (6.77%) JIRA
2 11 (2.48%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.03%) Bitbucket
4 8 (1.81%) JMeter
5 7 (1.58%) Selenium
6 4 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.45%) Redmine
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.45%) Subversion
8 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.23%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 71 (16.03%) Finance
2 49 (11.06%) Telecoms
3 41 (9.26%) Retail
4 12 (2.71%) Law
4 12 (2.71%) Legal
5 9 (2.03%) Publishing
6 7 (1.58%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.35%) Automotive
8 5 (1.13%) Military
9 4 (0.90%) Banking
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
10 3 (0.68%) Games
10 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.45%) Back Office
11 2 (0.45%) Local Government
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (27.54%) Analyst
2 66 (14.90%) Service Analyst
3 56 (12.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 37 (8.35%) IT Manager
5 34 (7.67%) Service Manager
6 31 (7.00%) Support Analyst
7 27 (6.09%) IT Support
8 25 (5.64%) Applications Support
9 24 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.42%) Support Engineer
10 22 (4.97%) Administrator
11 21 (4.74%) 1st Line Support
12 19 (4.29%) 1st Line Engineer
13 17 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (3.84%) DBA
13 17 (3.84%) IT Analyst
13 17 (3.84%) IT Services Manager
13 17 (3.84%) SQL DBA
14 15 (3.39%) Server Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.06%) .NET
2 12 (2.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (2.26%) XML
4 7 (1.58%) HTML
5 6 (1.35%) Web Services
6 5 (1.13%) REST
6 5 (1.13%) SOAP
7 4 (0.90%) CSS
8 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.45%) Flash
8 2 (0.45%) JSON
8 2 (0.45%) Middleware
8 2 (0.45%) SGML
8 2 (0.45%) Spring
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.23%) Behat
9 1 (0.23%) LINQ
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.77%) Management Information System
2 29 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.84%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.03%) Replication
6 9 (2.03%) User Experience
7 8 (1.81%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.81%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.81%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.58%) CESG
8 7 (1.58%) Clustering
9 6 (1.35%) PMI
10 5 (1.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
10 5 (1.13%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.13%) iPhone
10 5 (1.13%) Tandem
11 4 (0.90%) Public Cloud
11 4 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 181 (40.86%) Windows
2 90 (20.32%) Windows Server
3 52 (11.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (8.35%) Windows 7
6 35 (7.90%) Linux
6 35 (7.90%) Windows 10
7 13 (2.93%) Unix
8 7 (1.58%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.68%) Android
11 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.45%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) CentOS
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (32.51%) Service Management
2 73 (16.48%) Incident Management
3 70 (15.80%) Change Management
4 68 (15.35%) Problem Management
5 64 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (13.09%) Service Delivery
7 56 (12.64%) ITIL V3
8 51 (11.51%) ITSM
9 43 (9.71%) PRINCE2
9 43 (9.71%) Statistics
10 40 (9.03%) DevOps
10 40 (9.03%) Disaster Recovery
11 35 (7.90%) CRM
11 35 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (7.45%) Knowledge Management
12 33 (7.45%) Project Management
13 30 (6.77%) IT Strategy
14 27 (6.09%) Performance Tuning
15 26 (5.87%) Configuration Management
15 26 (5.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.70%) SQL
2 31 (7.00%) T-SQL
3 20 (4.51%) Java
4 17 (3.84%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.93%) VBA
6 12 (2.71%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.26%) C#
8 7 (1.58%) Python
9 6 (1.35%) C++
9 6 (1.35%) Scala
10 4 (0.90%) PHP
11 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.45%) C
12 2 (0.45%) Perl
12 2 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.45%) Ruby
12 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.23%) COBOL
13 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (14.22%) ITIL Certification
3 52 (11.74%) Degree
4 47 (10.61%) MCSA
5 42 (9.48%) MCSE
6 37 (8.35%) MCP
7 29 (6.55%) Network+ Certification
8 25 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
9 24 (5.42%) CCNA
10 21 (4.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 17 (3.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (3.16%) CISSP
12 14 (3.16%) Security Cleared
13 12 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
14 11 (2.48%) HNC
15 9 (2.03%) CISA
15 9 (2.03%) MCITP
15 9 (2.03%) PMI Certification
16 8 (1.81%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (16.48%) SLA
2 35 (7.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (5.19%) QA
4 13 (2.93%) GDPR
5 9 (2.03%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.81%) ISO 9001
7 7 (1.58%) COBIT
8 4 (0.90%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.68%) COSHH
9 3 (0.68%) PMO
10 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 139 (31.38%) Active Directory
2 64 (14.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (11.51%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.74%) Virtual Servers
5 13 (2.93%) vSphere
6 12 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (2.48%) Docker
8 6 (1.35%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.13%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.90%) Xen
11 2 (0.45%) vCloud
12 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.23%) XenApp
12 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (9.26%) SCCM
2 14 (3.16%) SCOM
3 11 (2.48%) SCVMM
4 10 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.35%) Packer
6 5 (1.13%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.90%) Ansible
7 4 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.90%) Puppet
7 4 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.45%) Terraform
9 1 (0.23%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.23%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 159 (35.89%) Microsoft
2 117 (26.41%) VMware
3 93 (20.99%) Cisco
4 42 (9.48%) Citrix
5 33 (7.45%) Fortinet
6 27 (6.09%) Oracle
7 25 (5.64%) Huawei
7 25 (5.64%) SAP
8 22 (4.97%) Veeam
9 18 (4.06%) ServiceNow
10 11 (2.48%) Intapp
10 11 (2.48%) Reuters
11 10 (2.26%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.81%) SolarWinds
13 7 (1.58%) Dell
13 7 (1.58%) NetApp
14 6 (1.35%) Aquila
15 5 (1.13%) Siemens
15 5 (1.13%) Tableau
16 4 (0.90%) Meraki