Period
to 19 October 2020

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 19 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -34 -2 -1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 87 405 475
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.36% 6.28% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 6.64% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 359 367
Median annual salary £44,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.49% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £60,050 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +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 2,404 6,101 6,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.82% 94.55% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,127 4,825 5,470
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £33,650 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 19 October 2020.

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 19 October 2020. 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 +33 3 £19,500 -54.65%
Bolton +21 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Salford +22 2 - - 3
Oldham +2 1 £55,227 +66.54%
Rochdale +1 1 £37,500 -9.49% 3
Wigan +1 1 £55,000 +150.00%
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2020, 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 28 (32.18%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) VMware
3 22 (25.29%) Project Management
4 21 (24.14%) Linux
5 20 (22.99%) Degree
6 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
6 19 (21.84%) Service Management
7 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 18 (20.69%) DevOps
8 17 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (19.54%) Finance
8 17 (19.54%) Change Management
9 16 (18.39%) Office 365
10 15 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 15 (17.24%) Azure
11 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (14.94%) Firewall
13 12 (13.79%) DNS
14 11 (12.64%) Cisco
14 11 (12.64%) Python
14 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
14 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
14 11 (12.64%) Incident Management
15 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (11.49%) SQL
15 10 (11.49%) LAN
15 10 (11.49%) WAN
15 10 (11.49%) Configuration Management
15 10 (11.49%) Law

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 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.90%) Confluence
3 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) Office 365
2 15 (17.24%) Azure
3 5 (5.75%) AWS
3 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.45%) SaaS
5 2 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.15%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (1.15%) BrowserStack
6 1 (1.15%) IaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.15%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) Firewall
2 12 (13.79%) DNS
3 10 (11.49%) LAN
3 10 (11.49%) WAN
4 9 (10.34%) DHCP
5 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.90%) VPN
7 5 (5.75%) Network Security
7 5 (5.75%) VLAN
8 4 (4.60%) Skype
8 4 (4.60%) SSL
8 4 (4.60%) Wireless
8 4 (4.60%) WLAN
9 3 (3.45%) SAN
10 2 (2.30%) BGP
10 2 (2.30%) FTP
10 2 (2.30%) Internet
10 2 (2.30%) IPsec
10 2 (2.30%) OSPF
10 2 (2.30%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.15%) Power BI
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) JMeter
4 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Law
3 4 (4.60%) Housing Association
3 4 (4.60%) Public Sector
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) IT Manager
2 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Analyst
4 9 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.05%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Change Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.60%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) IT Services Manager
8 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Release Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) .NET
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
2 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.30%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.15%) Ajax
3 1 (1.15%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
3 1 (1.15%) CSS3
3 1 (1.15%) jQuery
3 1 (1.15%) LAMP
3 1 (1.15%) Laravel
3 1 (1.15%) Meteor
3 1 (1.15%) React
3 1 (1.15%) REST
3 1 (1.15%) Semantic UI
3 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.15%) Symfony
3 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.15%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) User Experience
4 4 (4.60%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) CMDB
6 2 (2.30%) Derivative
6 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.15%) Handset
7 1 (1.15%) Replication
7 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.18%) Windows
2 21 (24.14%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.05%) CentOS
6 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.60%) Unix
8 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Project Management
2 19 (21.84%) Service Management
3 18 (20.69%) DevOps
4 17 (19.54%) Change Management
4 17 (19.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.64%) Incident Management
7 11 (12.64%) PRINCE2
8 10 (11.49%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.34%) ITSM
9 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (6.90%) Business Case
12 6 (6.90%) Information Security
12 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
12 6 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.75%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) Python
2 10 (11.49%) SQL
3 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 8 (9.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.75%) Ruby
6 4 (4.60%) C
7 3 (3.45%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) Go
8 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Degree
2 9 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (8.05%) CCNA
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.90%) RHCE
5 5 (5.75%) CISSP
5 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (4.60%) CCNP
6 4 (4.60%) CISA
6 4 (4.60%) MCSA
6 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.45%) ACCA
7 3 (3.45%) MCSE
8 2 (2.30%) CISM
8 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.30%) Master's Degree
8 2 (2.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) COBIT
3 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.45%) PMO
5 2 (2.30%) GDPR
6 1 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 31000
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.15%) NIST
6 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) Docker
4 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.15%) vSphere
5 1 (1.15%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Ansible
2 8 (9.20%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.05%) Puppet
4 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.60%) SCCM
6 3 (3.45%) Terraform
6 3 (3.45%) WSUS
7 1 (1.15%) CASB
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.15%) Nessus
7 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) VMware
2 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.64%) Cisco
4 7 (8.05%) Citrix
5 6 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.75%) SAP
6 5 (5.75%) Splunk
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle
7 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.45%) Sophos
9 2 (2.30%) Apple
9 2 (2.30%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.30%) Nasuni
9 2 (2.30%) Rapid7
9 2 (2.30%) ZyXEL
10 1 (1.15%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.15%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.15%) Veeam
10 1 (1.15%) Verint