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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 50 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 9.31% 15.95% 11.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 19.42% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 28 43 41
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,300 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.23% -2.40%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 480 381 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 89.39% 82.11% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 340 304 326
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,910 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing ITIL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -8 41 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Southport -8 1 £32,500 -22.61%
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 47 (39.83%) Windows
2 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
3 38 (32.20%) Finance
3 38 (32.20%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.36%) Citrix
5 24 (20.34%) VMware
5 24 (20.34%) XenApp
6 23 (19.49%) Service Management
6 23 (19.49%) Cisco
6 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
7 21 (17.80%) MS Exchange
7 21 (17.80%) Hyper-V
8 19 (16.10%) ITIL V3
9 18 (15.25%) Banking
9 18 (15.25%) Change Management
10 17 (14.41%) Project Management
10 17 (14.41%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (13.56%) Firewall
12 14 (11.86%) Network Security
12 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (11.02%) SLA
14 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
14 12 (10.17%) Data Centre
15 11 (9.32%) ServiceNow
15 11 (9.32%) Degree
15 11 (9.32%) SCOM
15 11 (9.32%) Problem Management
15 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
16 10 (8.47%) ITSM
16 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification

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 21 (17.80%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.54%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.69%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Office 365
2 5 (4.24%) IaaS
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.24%) PaaS
3 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) Firewall
2 14 (11.86%) Network Security
3 7 (5.93%) NAS
4 5 (4.24%) DHCP
4 5 (4.24%) DNS
4 5 (4.24%) SAN
5 4 (3.39%) LAN
5 4 (3.39%) VPN
5 4 (3.39%) WAN
6 3 (2.54%) VLAN
7 2 (1.69%) Internet
7 2 (1.69%) Skype
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.85%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Big Data
5 2 (1.69%) MS Access
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 18 (15.25%) Banking
3 7 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.24%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Back Office
5 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (33.05%) Analyst
2 12 (10.17%) Service Analyst
3 11 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (9.32%) IT Manager
3 11 (9.32%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) IT Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Network Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Network Security Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Security Analyst
4 9 (7.63%) Service Manager
5 8 (6.78%) IT Services Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Server Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (5.93%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (5.08%) Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Support Team Leader
7 6 (5.08%) Team Leader
8 5 (4.24%) Change Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) WebCenter
2 1 (0.85%) JSP
2 1 (0.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.24%) CMDB
5 4 (3.39%) iPad
6 3 (2.54%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.83%) Windows
2 23 (19.49%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.63%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.93%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.54%) Linux
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.69%) Unix
8 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.49%) Service Management
2 19 (16.10%) ITIL V3
3 18 (15.25%) Change Management
4 17 (14.41%) Project Management
5 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
6 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
6 11 (9.32%) Problem Management
7 10 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (8.47%) ITSM
8 9 (7.63%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (7.63%) Human Factors
8 9 (7.63%) Information Security
8 9 (7.63%) Physics
8 9 (7.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (6.78%) IT Strategy
9 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.93%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.93%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.24%) SQL
3 4 (3.39%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (9.32%) Degree
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.63%) MCSA
4 9 (7.63%) MCSE
5 8 (6.78%) CCNA
5 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.08%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.69%) DBS Check
8 2 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.85%) CCA
9 1 (0.85%) CCENT
9 1 (0.85%) CCNP
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.34%) XenApp
3 21 (17.80%) Hyper-V
4 14 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.85%) Docker
7 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) SCOM
2 7 (5.93%) Nagios
2 7 (5.93%) SCCM
3 6 (5.08%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.24%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.39%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (2.54%) Puppet
6 3 (2.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.69%) Icinga
7 2 (1.69%) OpenView
7 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (1.69%) OVSD
7 2 (1.69%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 38 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 37 (31.36%) Citrix
3 24 (20.34%) VMware
4 23 (19.49%) Cisco
5 11 (9.32%) ServiceNow
6 9 (7.63%) HP
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle
7 6 (5.08%) Remedy
8 5 (4.24%) EMC
9 3 (2.54%) Meraki
9 3 (2.54%) SAP
10 2 (1.69%) BMC
10 2 (1.69%) Dell
10 2 (1.69%) IBM
10 2 (1.69%) Siebel
10 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.85%) Adobe
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Prescot, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Posted: 20 hours ago
Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago