Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 42 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 -24 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 427 536 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.98% 6.91% 9.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.51% 7.44% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 328 473 540
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,300 £62,041 £63,750
North West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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 6,559 7,207 6,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.91% 92.85% 91.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5,438 6,123 5,106
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +1 34 £39,000 +20.00% 5
Rochdale +11 23 £39,000 -32.17% 2
Altrincham +6 21 £28,000 +3.70% 1
Salford -4 17 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Wigan +10 15 £24,000 -20.00%
Bury +9 7 £38,500 +40.00%
Cheadle -12 3 £20,000 -4.76% 6
Sale - 2 £25,000 -
Oldham +32 1 - - 2
Bolton -6 1 - - 1
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 179 (41.92%) Windows
2 152 (35.60%) Active Directory
3 146 (34.19%) Microsoft
4 120 (28.10%) Service Management
5 111 (26.00%) Windows Server
6 109 (25.53%) VMware
7 93 (21.78%) Cisco
8 89 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 84 (19.67%) Office 365
10 81 (18.97%) Firewall
11 78 (18.27%) Hyper-V
12 75 (17.56%) SLA
13 74 (17.33%) ITIL V3
14 72 (16.86%) MCSA
15 68 (15.93%) WAN
16 67 (15.69%) LAN
17 65 (15.22%) Finance
18 63 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
19 62 (14.52%) MCSE
20 60 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
21 59 (13.82%) SQL
22 56 (13.11%) Service Delivery
23 55 (12.88%) SQL Server
23 55 (12.88%) MCP
23 55 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
24 54 (12.65%) ITIL Certification
24 54 (12.65%) Project Management
25 53 (12.41%) DevOps
26 50 (11.71%) Degree
27 49 (11.48%) TCP/IP

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 35 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 31 (7.26%) IIS
3 24 (5.62%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.28%) Skype for Business
6 13 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.17%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.70%) Apache
9 3 (0.70%) CICS
10 1 (0.23%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.23%) Confluence
10 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 63 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (3.75%) Elite 3E
2 15 (3.51%) Workfront
3 12 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.23%) Movex
4 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 84 (19.67%) Office 365
2 42 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (5.85%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (5.85%) IaaS
4 13 (3.04%) PaaS
5 11 (2.58%) SaaS
6 5 (1.17%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.70%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.70%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.23%) G Suite
8 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 81 (18.97%) Firewall
2 68 (15.93%) WAN
3 67 (15.69%) LAN
4 49 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 37 (8.67%) SAN
6 36 (8.43%) DNS
7 19 (4.45%) DHCP
8 17 (3.98%) VPN
9 16 (3.75%) VoIP
10 15 (3.51%) Skype
11 14 (3.28%) VLAN
12 13 (3.04%) Unified Communications
13 12 (2.81%) MPLS
14 9 (2.11%) WLAN
15 8 (1.87%) Internet
16 7 (1.64%) Ethernet
16 7 (1.64%) PBX
16 7 (1.64%) Wireless
17 6 (1.41%) Broadband
17 6 (1.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.41%) MySQL
6 5 (1.17%) Power BI
7 3 (0.70%) DB2
7 3 (0.70%) IMS/DB
7 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.47%) Hazelcast
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (0.23%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.23%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 22 (5.15%) JIRA
2 14 (3.28%) Redmine
3 6 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.41%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.47%) Selenium
6 2 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.47%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.23%) JMeter
7 1 (0.23%) Maven
7 1 (0.23%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (15.22%) Finance
2 42 (9.84%) Retail
3 36 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.34%) Banking
5 9 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.87%) Legal
7 4 (0.94%) German Language
7 4 (0.94%) Law
7 4 (0.94%) Publishing
8 3 (0.70%) Automotive
8 3 (0.70%) Games
9 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Advertising
10 1 (0.23%) Billing
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (24.36%) Analyst
2 51 (11.94%) Service Analyst
3 40 (9.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 39 (9.13%) Support Engineer
5 32 (7.49%) Applications Support
6 30 (7.03%) Support Analyst
7 29 (6.79%) IT Support
8 24 (5.62%) IT Analyst
9 23 (5.39%) Business Analyst
10 22 (5.15%) Developer
10 22 (5.15%) Senior Analyst
11 21 (4.92%) IT Manager
11 21 (4.92%) Service Manager
12 20 (4.68%) Project Manager
13 19 (4.45%) 1st Line Support
13 19 (4.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (3.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 17 (3.98%) Applications Developer
15 16 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (3.75%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.49%) .NET
2 25 (5.85%) .NET Framework
3 16 (3.75%) Web Services
4 4 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (0.94%) HTML
5 3 (0.70%) CSS
5 3 (0.70%) Flash
5 3 (0.70%) SOAP
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.47%) jQuery
6 2 (0.47%) JSON
6 2 (0.47%) Middleware
6 2 (0.47%) XML
7 1 (0.23%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.23%) LAMP
7 1 (0.23%) LINQ
7 1 (0.23%) Spring
7 1 (0.23%) WCF
7 1 (0.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.26%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.03%) PMI
3 24 (5.62%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.81%) Driving Licence
6 8 (1.87%) Clustering
6 8 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.64%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.64%) Replication
7 7 (1.64%) User Experience
7 7 (1.64%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.17%) NHS
10 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.70%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 179 (41.92%) Windows
2 111 (26.00%) Windows Server
3 46 (10.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (10.07%) Linux
5 35 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (6.79%) Windows 7
7 28 (6.56%) Windows 10
8 11 (2.58%) Unix
9 10 (2.34%) Mac OS X
10 6 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.70%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.47%) CentOS
13 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (28.10%) Service Management
2 74 (17.33%) ITIL V3
3 60 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (13.11%) Service Delivery
5 54 (12.65%) Project Management
6 53 (12.41%) DevOps
7 40 (9.37%) PRINCE2
8 39 (9.13%) Change Management
9 37 (8.67%) Logistics
10 36 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 35 (8.20%) CRM
11 35 (8.20%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (7.96%) SDLC
13 33 (7.73%) ITSM
13 33 (7.73%) Problem Management
13 33 (7.73%) Statistics
14 29 (6.79%) Business Process Analysis
14 29 (6.79%) Mentoring
14 29 (6.79%) Telematics
15 27 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (13.82%) SQL
2 25 (5.85%) T-SQL
3 21 (4.92%) VBA
4 15 (3.51%) Java
4 15 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.04%) C#
5 13 (3.04%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.34%) Python
7 7 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.41%) C
9 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.94%) Ruby
11 3 (0.70%) COBOL
11 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.47%) PHP
12 2 (0.47%) VBScript
13 1 (0.23%) C++
13 1 (0.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (20.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (16.86%) MCSA
3 62 (14.52%) MCSE
4 55 (12.88%) MCP
5 54 (12.65%) ITIL Certification
6 50 (11.71%) Degree
7 33 (7.73%) PMI Certification
8 30 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (6.32%) CCNA
10 15 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (3.28%) Security Cleared
12 13 (3.04%) Network+ Certification
13 10 (2.34%) HNC
14 9 (2.11%) CISSP
15 8 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (1.87%) MCITP
15 8 (1.87%) MCTS
16 7 (1.64%) CCNP
16 7 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (1.41%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (17.56%) SLA
2 42 (9.84%) QA
3 38 (8.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (5.85%) PCI DSS
5 18 (4.22%) ISO 9001
6 13 (3.04%) COBIT
7 8 (1.87%) PMO
8 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.94%) GDPR
9 4 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.70%) COSHH
10 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.23%) GPG13
11 1 (0.23%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 152 (35.60%) Active Directory
2 78 (18.27%) Hyper-V
3 55 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.51%) vSphere
5 12 (2.81%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.41%) Docker
7 6 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.94%) XenApp
9 3 (0.70%) Xen
10 2 (0.47%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.23%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.23%) Snort
11 1 (0.23%) vCloud
11 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (9.60%) SCCM
2 12 (2.81%) SCOM
3 5 (1.17%) Ansible
3 5 (1.17%) Puppet
3 5 (1.17%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.70%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.70%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.47%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.23%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.23%) Nessus
6 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) WMI
6 1 (0.23%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
6 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 146 (34.19%) Microsoft
2 109 (25.53%) VMware
3 93 (21.78%) Cisco
4 47 (11.01%) Citrix
5 28 (6.56%) Oracle
6 25 (5.85%) SAP
7 16 (3.75%) Intapp
7 16 (3.75%) Reuters
8 13 (3.04%) Fortinet
9 11 (2.58%) SolarWinds
9 11 (2.58%) Veeam
10 10 (2.34%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.11%) Huawei
11 9 (2.11%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.87%) HP
13 7 (1.64%) Capita
14 5 (1.17%) Acme Packet
14 5 (1.17%) Juniper
14 5 (1.17%) NetApp
14 5 (1.17%) Sonus