Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +10
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 130 216 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 13.09% 16.48% 14.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.44% 18.62% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 120 92
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,225 £19,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,875 £57,150
North West median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -

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 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 900 1160 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 90.63% 88.48% 88.06%
Number of salaries quoted 679 783 617
Merseyside median annual salary £41,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.49% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,250 £25,400
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £63,100
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +3 120 £42,500 -3.41% 9
Bootle +3 7 £27,800 -14.46%
Wirral +4 1 - -
Prescot -4 1 - -
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 67 (51.54%) Windows
2 65 (50.00%) Finance
3 41 (31.54%) Microsoft
4 40 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 35 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 35 (26.92%) Service Management
6 31 (23.85%) Citrix
6 31 (23.85%) XenApp
7 29 (22.31%) Project Management
8 26 (20.00%) Banking
8 26 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 24 (18.46%) ITIL V3
9 24 (18.46%) Nagios
10 22 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
11 21 (16.15%) SCOM
11 21 (16.15%) MS Exchange
11 21 (16.15%) EdgeSight
12 19 (14.62%) Infrastructure Management
12 19 (14.62%) Proactive Monitoring
13 18 (13.85%) SQL
14 16 (12.31%) Problem Management
15 15 (11.54%) Change Management
15 15 (11.54%) VMware
16 14 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (10.00%) Cisco
18 12 (9.23%) TOGAF
18 12 (9.23%) COBIT
19 11 (8.46%) ITIL 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 (16.15%) MS Exchange
2 14 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (6.92%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.54%) Apache
6 2 (1.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.92%) IaaS
1 9 (6.92%) PaaS
2 8 (6.15%) Office 365
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.15%) VoIP
2 7 (5.38%) DNS
3 6 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (4.62%) Internet
3 6 (4.62%) Network Security
3 6 (4.62%) SAN
4 4 (3.08%) BIG-IP
4 4 (3.08%) DHCP
4 4 (3.08%) Skype
4 4 (3.08%) VPN
5 3 (2.31%) BGP
5 3 (2.31%) Firewall
5 3 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.77%) ADSL
6 1 (0.77%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.77%) ISDN
6 1 (0.77%) LAN
6 1 (0.77%) TETRA
6 1 (0.77%) WAN
6 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 65 (50.00%) Finance
2 26 (20.00%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.15%) Legal
5 7 (5.38%) Law
6 5 (3.85%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.08%) Games
8 2 (1.54%) Back Office
8 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (23.08%) Analyst
2 13 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 12 (9.23%) Windows Engineer
4 11 (8.46%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 11 (8.46%) IT Manager
4 11 (8.46%) Team Leader
5 9 (6.92%) Architect
5 9 (6.92%) Network Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) Server Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) Service Manager
5 9 (6.92%) Support Analyst
5 9 (6.92%) Windows Server Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) IT Analyst
6 8 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.38%) Active Directory Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.38%) Middleware
1 7 (5.38%) Web Services
2 5 (3.85%) JSP
3 2 (1.54%) .NET
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.54%) SOAP
4 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.92%) Driving Licence
3 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.31%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.31%) iPad
4 3 (2.31%) Online Games
5 2 (1.54%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.54%) Wiki
6 1 (0.77%) CMDB
6 1 (0.77%) Contactless
6 1 (0.77%) EMV
6 1 (0.77%) Life Science
6 1 (0.77%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 67 (51.54%) Windows
2 40 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.38%) Linux
3 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.31%) HPUX
4 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.92%) Service Management
2 29 (22.31%) Project Management
3 24 (18.46%) ITIL V3
4 22 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (14.62%) Infrastructure Management
5 19 (14.62%) Proactive Monitoring
6 16 (12.31%) Problem Management
7 15 (11.54%) Change Management
8 12 (9.23%) TOGAF
9 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.46%) Runbook
10 9 (6.92%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.92%) ITSM
11 8 (6.15%) Data Protection
12 7 (5.38%) Financial Modelling
13 6 (4.62%) Migration
13 6 (4.62%) Service Delivery
14 5 (3.85%) Risk Management
14 5 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
2 18 (13.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.54%) C#
3 2 (1.54%) VB
3 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) Degree
3 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.85%) CCNA
6 4 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.08%) MCSE
7 3 (2.31%) CCA
7 3 (2.31%) CCNP
7 3 (2.31%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.31%) MCSA
7 3 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.77%) CCENT
8 1 (0.77%) CISA
8 1 (0.77%) CISM
8 1 (0.77%) CISSP
8 1 (0.77%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.23%) COBIT
2 8 (6.15%) SLA
3 4 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.54%) GDPR
5 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.77%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.77%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 31 (23.85%) XenApp
3 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 8 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.31%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (2.31%) VMware NSX
4 3 (2.31%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) Nagios
2 21 (16.15%) EdgeSight
2 21 (16.15%) SCOM
3 4 (3.08%) SCCM
4 2 (1.54%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (31.54%) Microsoft
2 31 (23.85%) Citrix
3 15 (11.54%) VMware
4 13 (10.00%) Cisco
5 9 (6.92%) HP
6 8 (6.15%) Oracle
7 6 (4.62%) F5
8 5 (3.85%) Capita
9 4 (3.08%) Remedy
10 3 (2.31%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.31%) Siebel
11 2 (1.54%) JDA
11 2 (1.54%) RedPrairie
11 2 (1.54%) SAP
12 1 (0.77%) Avaya