Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +16
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 124 220 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.57% 17.20% 16.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.98% 19.40% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 84 134 114
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,475 £19,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £38,800 £40,000 £38,447
% change year-on-year -3.00% +4.04% -3.88%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 828 1,134 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.59% 88.66% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 649 789 639
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Merseyside over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Merseyside

ITIL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Liverpool +1 122 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Bootle +5 8 £27,800 -48.11% 1
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 64 (51.61%) Windows
2 55 (44.35%) Finance
3 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
4 39 (31.45%) Microsoft
5 36 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 34 (27.42%) Service Management
7 27 (21.77%) Project Management
8 25 (20.16%) Citrix
9 23 (18.55%) MS Exchange
10 22 (17.74%) SQL
10 22 (17.74%) Banking
11 20 (16.13%) XenApp
11 20 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (16.13%) Data Centre
12 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
12 19 (15.32%) Nagios
13 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (14.52%) ITIL V3
13 18 (14.52%) Skype for Business
13 18 (14.52%) Driving Licence
14 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
14 17 (13.71%) Problem Management
15 16 (12.90%) SCOM
15 16 (12.90%) EdgeSight
16 15 (12.10%) Proactive Monitoring
16 15 (12.10%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (11.29%) VMware
17 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Management
18 13 (10.48%) Incident Management
18 13 (10.48%) DNS

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 23 (18.55%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (14.52%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.84%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.61%) Apache
7 2 (1.61%) Confluence
7 2 (1.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.26%) Office 365
3 4 (3.23%) IaaS
3 4 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) DNS
2 10 (8.06%) Skype
3 8 (6.45%) VoIP
4 7 (5.65%) Internet
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.84%) Network Security
6 4 (3.23%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.23%) DHCP
6 4 (3.23%) SAN
6 4 (3.23%) VPN
7 3 (2.42%) BGP
7 3 (2.42%) Firewall
7 3 (2.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.81%) ADSL
8 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.81%) ISDN
8 1 (0.81%) LAN
8 1 (0.81%) TETRA
8 1 (0.81%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 55 (44.35%) Finance
2 22 (17.74%) Banking
3 10 (8.06%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.45%) Legal
5 7 (5.65%) Law
5 7 (5.65%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.23%) Games
8 2 (1.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (25.00%) Analyst
2 14 (11.29%) Service Analyst
3 13 (10.48%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (8.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 11 (8.87%) Team Leader
5 10 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.26%) Service Desk Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.45%) Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.65%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Service Desk Support
9 6 (4.84%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.84%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.84%) JSP
1 6 (4.84%) Middleware
1 6 (4.84%) Web Services
2 2 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.52%) Driving Licence
3 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.06%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.45%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.42%) Online Games
7 2 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.61%) iPad
7 2 (1.61%) Wiki
8 1 (0.81%) Contactless
8 1 (0.81%) EMV
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
8 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 64 (51.61%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.65%) Linux
5 4 (3.23%) HPUX
5 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.61%) Unix
7 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.42%) Service Management
2 27 (21.77%) Project Management
3 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (14.52%) ITIL V3
4 17 (13.71%) Problem Management
5 15 (12.10%) Proactive Monitoring
6 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 13 (10.48%) Incident Management
8 12 (9.68%) ITSM
8 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.87%) Runbook
9 11 (8.87%) TOGAF
10 9 (7.26%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (6.45%) Statistics
12 6 (4.84%) Release Management
12 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.74%) SQL
2 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.10%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.03%) Degree
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.42%) CCNP
6 3 (2.42%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.61%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) CCA
8 1 (0.81%) CISA
8 1 (0.81%) CISM
8 1 (0.81%) CISSP
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MCSA
8 1 (0.81%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) PMP
8 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) COBIT
2 10 (8.06%) SLA
3 7 (5.65%) Data Quality
4 4 (3.23%) PMO
5 2 (1.61%) GDPR
5 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.81%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.13%) XenApp
3 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.42%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) Nagios
2 16 (12.90%) EdgeSight
2 16 (12.90%) SCOM
3 12 (9.68%) SCCM
4 2 (1.61%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (31.45%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.16%) Citrix
3 14 (11.29%) VMware
4 9 (7.26%) Cisco
5 8 (6.45%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) Remedy
7 6 (4.84%) F5
7 6 (4.84%) Oracle
8 5 (4.03%) Capita
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
9 3 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.42%) Siebel
10 2 (1.61%) JDA
10 2 (1.61%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.81%) Avaya