Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 101 169 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.34% 14.86% 15.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.07% 16.55% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 124 106
Merseyside median annual salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,600 £25,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £68,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £39,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.64% -1.88% -

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 837 1,021 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 93.94% 89.80% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 718 788 663
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £64,125 £57,500 £55,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 0 96 £33,750 -25.00% 8
Bootle +1 3 £22,000 -58.93% 1
Birkenhead - 2 £27,500 -
Prescot - 1 £22,500 -
ITIL
North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 63 (62.38%) Windows
2 45 (44.55%) Active Directory
3 42 (41.58%) Windows Server
4 33 (32.67%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
6 26 (25.74%) MS Exchange
7 24 (23.76%) Finance
8 23 (22.77%) Project Management
9 22 (21.78%) Service Management
10 21 (20.79%) SQL
10 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (18.81%) Problem Management
11 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (18.81%) Driving Licence
12 18 (17.82%) Incident Management
12 18 (17.82%) Skype for Business
13 17 (16.83%) VMware
14 16 (15.84%) Linux
14 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (14.85%) Change Management
15 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
16 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
16 14 (13.86%) ITIL V3
16 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
17 13 (12.87%) Internet
17 13 (12.87%) DNS
18 12 (11.88%) Citrix
18 12 (11.88%) Cisco
18 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
18 12 (11.88%) Remedy

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 26 (25.74%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (17.82%) Skype for Business
4 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (10.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.98%) Confluence
7 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.99%) Apache
8 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (18.81%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (8.91%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.98%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Office 365
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) IaaS
3 2 (1.98%) PaaS
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) DNS
1 13 (12.87%) Internet
2 9 (8.91%) Firewall
2 9 (8.91%) Network Security
3 8 (7.92%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (7.92%) SAN
3 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.92%) VoIP
4 7 (6.93%) Skype
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (5.94%) Cisco Wireless
5 6 (5.94%) DHCP
5 6 (5.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (5.94%) VPN
5 6 (5.94%) Wireless
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.95%) IPsec
6 5 (4.95%) MPLS
6 5 (4.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.95%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) MySQL
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) JIRA
General
1 24 (23.76%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.93%) Legal
4 5 (4.95%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.96%) Law
5 4 (3.96%) Publishing
6 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Games
7 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (34.65%) Analyst
2 18 (17.82%) Support Analyst
3 13 (12.87%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) IT Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.92%) Network Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Service Desk Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Support
8 6 (5.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) IT Support
8 6 (5.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Security Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) JSP
3 1 (0.99%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Driving Licence
2 16 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.86%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.94%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.98%) Clustering
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) FMCG
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.98%) User Experience
7 2 (1.98%) Wiki
8 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.99%) iPad
8 1 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.99%) Online Games
8 1 (0.99%) PKI
8 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 63 (62.38%) Windows
2 42 (41.58%) Windows Server
3 16 (15.84%) Linux
4 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.95%) Windows 10
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.96%) Unix
8 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Problem-Solving
2 23 (22.77%) Project Management
3 22 (21.78%) Service Management
4 19 (18.81%) Problem Management
5 18 (17.82%) Incident Management
6 15 (14.85%) Change Management
7 14 (13.86%) ITIL V3
8 12 (11.88%) Business Continuity
8 12 (11.88%) Configuration Management
8 12 (11.88%) Statistics
9 11 (10.89%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (10.89%) Service Delivery
10 10 (9.90%) Patch Management
10 10 (9.90%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.90%) Proactive Monitoring
10 10 (9.90%) Security Management
11 9 (8.91%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (7.92%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (6.93%) Information Security
13 7 (6.93%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.79%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.95%) Java
3 5 (4.95%) Python
4 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.90%) CISSP
3 10 (9.90%) Degree
4 9 (8.91%) CCNP
4 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.94%) CCDP
7 5 (4.95%) CISA
7 5 (4.95%) CISM
8 3 (2.97%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.98%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.99%) CCA
10 1 (0.99%) CCIE
10 1 (0.99%) MCITP
10 1 (0.99%) MCP
10 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.88%) Data Quality
2 8 (7.92%) SLA
3 6 (5.94%) GDPR
4 5 (4.95%) COBIT
4 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (4.95%) PCI DSS
5 4 (3.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
5 4 (3.96%) PMO
6 1 (0.99%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.99%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (44.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.93%) Firmware
3 7 (6.93%) XenApp
4 6 (5.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.98%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) SCCM
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (4.95%) Nessus
2 5 (4.95%) TrustSec
3 4 (3.96%) Nagios
4 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.97%) SCOM
5 2 (1.98%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 31 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.83%) VMware
3 12 (11.88%) Cisco
3 12 (11.88%) Citrix
3 12 (11.88%) Remedy
4 9 (8.91%) SAP
5 5 (4.95%) HP
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle
6 3 (2.97%) Capita
6 3 (2.97%) F5
6 3 (2.97%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.98%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.98%) Sun
7 2 (1.98%) Veritas
8 1 (0.99%) IronPort
8 1 (0.99%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.99%) Perforce