Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1,636 1,381 2,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.08% 8.97% 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.28% 9.98% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,032 1,019 1,440
Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,325 13,833 16,871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.28% 89.87% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10,572 11,299 13,384
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for ITIL in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in the Midlands

ITIL
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
West Midlands +3 1,150 £42,500 - 93
East Midlands +6 483 £40,000 - 66
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 524 (32.03%) Microsoft
2 488 (29.83%) Windows
3 458 (28.00%) Data Centre
4 407 (24.88%) Service Delivery
5 363 (22.19%) Service Management
6 335 (20.48%) Active Directory
7 299 (18.28%) VMware
8 296 (18.09%) ITIL V3
9 273 (16.69%) Firewall
10 268 (16.38%) Cisco
10 268 (16.38%) ITIL Certification
11 264 (16.14%) SLA
12 261 (15.95%) Degree
13 260 (15.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 260 (15.89%) Windows Server
14 248 (15.16%) VMware Infrastructure
15 246 (15.04%) Finance
16 241 (14.73%) PRINCE2
17 223 (13.63%) Project Management
18 213 (13.02%) Self-Motivation
19 203 (12.41%) WAN
20 193 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
21 179 (10.94%) Citrix
21 179 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
22 178 (10.88%) LAN
22 178 (10.88%) Presales
23 167 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
24 162 (9.90%) CheckPoint
25 161 (9.84%) Line Management
26 154 (9.41%) Analytical Skills

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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
1 147 (8.99%) MS Exchange
2 105 (6.42%) SharePoint
3 70 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (2.51%) Skype for Business
5 38 (2.32%) IIS
6 25 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (0.92%) Apache
9 9 (0.55%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 7 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.37%) OpenEdge
12 4 (0.24%) Confluence
13 3 (0.18%) CMS
13 3 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.12%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.061%) Moodle
15 1 (0.061%) nginx
15 1 (0.061%) SAS
Applications
1 126 (7.70%) Microsoft Office
2 66 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 19 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.061%) Abaqus
Business Applications
1 31 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.37%) assyst
5 5 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.31%) Sentinel
6 3 (0.18%) Infor LN
6 3 (0.18%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics SL
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.12%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.12%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.061%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.061%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.061%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 167 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 149 (9.11%) Office 365
3 95 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (3.55%) IaaS
5 54 (3.30%) PaaS
6 44 (2.69%) SaaS
7 21 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.18%) IBM PureFlex
11 2 (0.12%) GitHub
11 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.061%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.061%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.061%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.061%) Boomi
12 1 (0.061%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.061%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.061%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.061%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 273 (16.69%) Firewall
2 203 (12.41%) WAN
3 178 (10.88%) LAN
4 118 (7.21%) DNS
5 99 (6.05%) DHCP
6 87 (5.32%) OSPF
6 87 (5.32%) SAN
7 82 (5.01%) VPN
8 68 (4.16%) VoIP
9 65 (3.97%) Cisco ASA
9 65 (3.97%) TCP/IP
10 64 (3.91%) Wireless
11 63 (3.85%) SSL
12 62 (3.79%) Network Security
13 60 (3.67%) VLAN
14 56 (3.42%) MPLS
15 55 (3.36%) IPsec
16 52 (3.18%) Cisco Nexus
17 51 (3.12%) BGP
18 45 (2.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (1.16%) MySQL
4 18 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 15 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
7 10 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.43%) Power BI
9 7 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.31%) DTS
11 5 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.18%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 16 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (0.49%) Subversion
5 6 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (0.31%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.18%) JIRA
9 2 (0.12%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.12%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.12%) Selenium
9 2 (0.12%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.061%) GitLab
10 1 (0.061%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.061%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.061%) MSI
General
1 246 (15.04%) Finance
2 79 (4.83%) Retail
3 68 (4.16%) Manufacturing
4 44 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 40 (2.44%) Legal
6 27 (1.65%) Publishing
7 25 (1.53%) Law
8 21 (1.28%) Games
9 15 (0.92%) Local Government
10 11 (0.67%) Back Office
11 9 (0.55%) Billing
11 9 (0.55%) Marketing
12 8 (0.49%) Automotive
13 6 (0.37%) Banking
14 3 (0.18%) French Language
14 3 (0.18%) German Language
14 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.12%) Advertising
15 2 (0.12%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.12%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 330 (20.17%) Analyst
2 160 (9.78%) Architect
3 154 (9.41%) Service Manager
4 143 (8.74%) Support Analyst
5 103 (6.30%) IT Manager
6 97 (5.93%) Support Engineer
7 86 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 79 (4.83%) Team Leader
9 76 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
10 69 (4.22%) IT Support
11 67 (4.10%) Service Analyst
12 66 (4.03%) Technical Manager
13 61 (3.73%) IT Analyst
14 59 (3.61%) Network Engineer
15 58 (3.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 54 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
16 54 (3.30%) Technical Services Manager
17 52 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
18 50 (3.06%) 1st Line Support
19 47 (2.87%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.20%) .NET
2 31 (1.89%) XML
3 26 (1.59%) SOAP
4 25 (1.53%) XSLT
5 22 (1.34%) Web Services
6 21 (1.28%) LDAP
7 12 (0.73%) HTML
8 10 (0.61%) CSS
8 10 (0.61%) REST
9 9 (0.55%) jQuery
10 8 (0.49%) Flash
11 7 (0.43%) EDI
11 7 (0.43%) LAMP
12 6 (0.37%) Ajax
12 6 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (0.37%) Entity Framework
12 6 (0.37%) Middleware
12 6 (0.37%) WCF
13 5 (0.31%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.31%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 458 (28.00%) Data Centre
2 213 (13.02%) Self-Motivation
3 154 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 123 (7.52%) Computer Science
5 115 (7.03%) Management Information System
6 70 (4.28%) CMDB
7 49 (3.00%) Public Cloud
8 36 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
9 31 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 27 (1.65%) PKI
11 21 (1.28%) CCTV
12 20 (1.22%) AS400
12 20 (1.22%) iSeries
13 19 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 16 (0.98%) FlexPod
14 16 (0.98%) Virtual Team
15 14 (0.86%) Fat Client
15 14 (0.86%) Thin Client
16 13 (0.79%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 488 (29.83%) Windows
2 260 (15.89%) Windows Server
3 111 (6.78%) Linux
4 95 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 84 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 80 (4.89%) Windows 7
7 51 (3.12%) Unix
8 49 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (1.47%) Windows 8
12 18 (1.10%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.67%) Solaris
13 11 (0.67%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.61%) AIX
14 10 (0.61%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.55%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.37%) CentOS
16 6 (0.37%) SUSE
17 4 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (24.88%) Service Delivery
2 363 (22.19%) Service Management
3 296 (18.09%) ITIL V3
4 260 (15.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 241 (14.73%) PRINCE2
6 223 (13.63%) Project Management
7 193 (11.80%) Problem-Solving
8 178 (10.88%) Presales
9 161 (9.84%) Line Management
10 152 (9.29%) Change Management
11 144 (8.80%) Incident Management
12 136 (8.31%) ITSM
13 130 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 125 (7.64%) Due Diligence
15 123 (7.52%) Agile Software Development
16 119 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
17 117 (7.15%) Problem Management
18 113 (6.91%) Information Security
19 101 (6.17%) Software Engineering
20 90 (5.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 152 (9.29%) SQL
2 92 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 43 (2.63%) C#
4 18 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 16 (0.98%) Bash Shell
5 16 (0.98%) Java
6 12 (0.73%) Python
6 12 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.55%) VB
8 7 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.37%) R
9 6 (0.37%) VB.NET
9 6 (0.37%) VBScript
10 4 (0.24%) C
10 4 (0.24%) C++
10 4 (0.24%) Perl
10 4 (0.24%) PHP
10 4 (0.24%) X++
11 3 (0.18%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.18%) RPG
Qualifications
1 268 (16.38%) ITIL Certification
2 261 (15.95%) Degree
3 179 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
4 148 (9.05%) CCNP
5 126 (7.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 116 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 112 (6.85%) CISSP
8 103 (6.30%) Security Cleared
9 83 (5.07%) CCNA
10 79 (4.83%) MCSE
10 79 (4.83%) SC Cleared
11 75 (4.58%) ISEB
12 61 (3.73%) MCP
13 56 (3.42%) MCSA
14 53 (3.24%) CISM
15 51 (3.12%) PMI Certification
16 49 (3.00%) PMP
17 43 (2.63%) CCDP
18 34 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 33 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 264 (16.14%) SLA
2 142 (8.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (3.73%) GDPR
4 53 (3.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 51 (3.12%) COBIT
6 33 (2.02%) PCI DSS
7 21 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 20 (1.22%) QA
9 17 (1.04%) GPG13
10 14 (0.86%) PMO
11 13 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 11 (0.67%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.49%) ISO 22301
13 8 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (0.43%) Data Quality
15 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27005
16 1 (0.061%) BS25999
16 1 (0.061%) ISO 31000
16 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 335 (20.48%) Active Directory
2 248 (15.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (8.80%) Hyper-V
4 72 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
5 61 (3.73%) vSphere
6 50 (3.06%) XenApp
7 43 (2.63%) XenDesktop
8 31 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 25 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
10 19 (1.16%) Firmware
11 17 (1.04%) VMware NSX
12 8 (0.49%) BitLocker
13 7 (0.43%) VirtualBox
14 6 (0.37%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.31%) iptables
16 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.18%) NFS
17 3 (0.18%) Squid
17 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
17 3 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 118 (7.21%) SCCM
2 60 (3.67%) SCVMM
3 39 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 37 (2.26%) SCOM
5 32 (1.96%) QRadar
5 32 (1.96%) vCenter Server
6 31 (1.89%) vMotion
7 29 (1.77%) NetBackup
8 21 (1.28%) Nagios
9 18 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
10 16 (0.98%) CASB
11 15 (0.92%) BMC PATROL
11 15 (0.92%) WSUS
12 14 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 13 (0.79%) SCOrch
14 12 (0.73%) WhatsUp Gold
15 11 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (0.67%) Puppet
16 10 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
16 10 (0.61%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 524 (32.03%) Microsoft
2 299 (18.28%) VMware
3 268 (16.38%) Cisco
4 179 (10.94%) Citrix
5 162 (9.90%) CheckPoint
6 134 (8.19%) Fortinet
7 129 (7.89%) HP
8 102 (6.23%) ServiceNow
9 82 (5.01%) Juniper
10 75 (4.58%) F5
11 60 (3.67%) NetApp
12 54 (3.30%) BMC
13 51 (3.12%) IBM
14 50 (3.06%) SolarWinds
15 42 (2.57%) Oracle
16 40 (2.44%) Remedy
16 40 (2.44%) SAP
17 38 (2.32%) Red Hat
18 37 (2.26%) Ivanti
19 30 (1.83%) Meraki