Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 18 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1,334 1,460 1,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.55% 9.49% 10.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.52% 10.40% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1,056 1,448
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +11.60%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% 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 11,582 14,032 15,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.56% 91.21% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8,752 11,432 12,579
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +3 983 £44,000 +3.53% 120
East Midlands -1 350 £38,500 +4.76% 44
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 431 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 403 (30.21%) Service Delivery
3 342 (25.64%) Service Management
4 341 (25.56%) Data Centre
5 327 (24.51%) Windows
6 255 (19.12%) SLA
7 234 (17.54%) ITIL V3
8 218 (16.34%) ITIL Certification
8 218 (16.34%) VMware
9 215 (16.12%) Active Directory
10 214 (16.04%) Data Protection
10 214 (16.04%) GDPR
11 188 (14.09%) Cisco
12 178 (13.34%) Finance
13 172 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 170 (12.74%) Project Management
15 168 (12.59%) PRINCE2
16 167 (12.52%) Hyper-V
17 163 (12.22%) Self-Motivation
18 159 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 159 (11.92%) Change Management
19 157 (11.77%) SQL
20 156 (11.69%) Incident Management
21 153 (11.47%) ITSM
22 151 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
23 148 (11.09%) Degree
24 145 (10.87%) Firewall
25 143 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
26 142 (10.64%) Security Cleared
27 134 (10.04%) 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
1 115 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 37 (2.77%) Skype for Business
4 28 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
5 16 (1.20%) Apache
5 16 (1.20%) IIS
6 14 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (0.90%) Confluence
8 9 (0.67%) SAS
9 7 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.15%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.15%) CMS
13 2 (0.15%) Moodle
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 151 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
2 88 (6.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.60%) SPSS
8 1 (0.075%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.075%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.52%) assyst
3 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.45%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.37%) INSURE/90
5 5 (0.37%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.30%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.30%) SAP ECC
6 4 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.15%) Infor LN
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.15%) Workfront
8 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.075%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.075%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 159 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (7.35%) Office 365
3 82 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (2.62%) Azure Active Directory
5 31 (2.32%) PaaS
6 26 (1.95%) IaaS
6 26 (1.95%) SaaS
7 23 (1.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 23 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (1.72%) Amazon S3
7 23 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 22 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
9 7 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
10 5 (0.37%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.30%) G Suite
12 3 (0.22%) Yammer
13 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 145 (10.87%) Firewall
2 124 (9.30%) WAN
3 107 (8.02%) LAN
4 89 (6.67%) DNS
5 68 (5.10%) DHCP
6 59 (4.42%) SAN
7 48 (3.60%) OSPF
8 39 (2.92%) Internet
9 36 (2.70%) VPN
10 33 (2.47%) VLAN
11 31 (2.32%) Intrusion Detection
12 30 (2.25%) TCP/IP
12 30 (2.25%) VoIP
13 27 (2.02%) Skype
14 26 (1.95%) Network Security
15 25 (1.87%) Wireless
16 22 (1.65%) BGP
17 17 (1.27%) NAS
18 16 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
19 13 (0.97%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 26 (1.95%) MySQL
3 23 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 23 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
3 23 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
4 15 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 11 (0.82%) DB2
6 11 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (0.60%) SAP HANA
10 7 (0.52%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.45%) Big Data
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.30%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.30%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.30%) SSDT
13 3 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (1.20%) JIRA
2 15 (1.12%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.82%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.67%) LoadRunner
5 9 (0.67%) NeoLoad
6 8 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.60%) Bitbucket
6 8 (0.60%) EasyMock
6 8 (0.60%) JUnit
7 6 (0.45%) Subversion
7 6 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.30%) ERwin
9 1 (0.075%) Maven
9 1 (0.075%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.075%) TeamCity
General
1 178 (13.34%) Finance
2 83 (6.22%) Retail
3 67 (5.02%) Telecoms
4 39 (2.92%) Legal
5 27 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 26 (1.95%) Law
7 25 (1.87%) Publishing
8 14 (1.05%) Billing
9 11 (0.82%) Back Office
10 10 (0.75%) Games
11 9 (0.67%) Local Government
12 8 (0.60%) Advertising
12 8 (0.60%) Banking
13 7 (0.52%) Automotive
14 4 (0.30%) Marketing
15 2 (0.15%) French Language
15 2 (0.15%) Front Office
15 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.075%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.075%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 262 (19.64%) Analyst
2 154 (11.54%) Service Manager
3 111 (8.32%) Architect
4 99 (7.42%) IT Manager
5 82 (6.15%) Service Analyst
6 79 (5.92%) Support Analyst
7 75 (5.62%) Delivery Manager
8 67 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
9 65 (4.87%) Team Leader
10 63 (4.72%) Services Delivery Manager
11 62 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 57 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
13 52 (3.90%) Project Manager
14 51 (3.82%) IT Services Manager
15 45 (3.37%) Technical Support
16 44 (3.30%) IT Support
17 41 (3.07%) Support Engineer
18 38 (2.85%) Network Engineer
19 37 (2.77%) Administrator
20 36 (2.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.82%) Web Services
2 26 (1.95%) .NET
3 15 (1.12%) Middleware
3 15 (1.12%) Spring
4 14 (1.05%) EDI
5 12 (0.90%) XML
6 9 (0.67%) Java EE
6 9 (0.67%) REST
7 8 (0.60%) EJB
7 8 (0.60%) HTML
7 8 (0.60%) JSF
7 8 (0.60%) Kafka
7 8 (0.60%) SOAP
8 6 (0.45%) CSS
8 6 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
8 6 (0.45%) JSON
8 6 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (0.37%) jQuery
10 4 (0.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 341 (25.56%) Data Centre
2 163 (12.22%) Self-Motivation
3 134 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (6.75%) Management Information System
5 57 (4.27%) CMDB
6 39 (2.92%) Public Cloud
7 30 (2.25%) Private Cloud
8 28 (2.10%) Driving Licence
9 23 (1.72%) Fat Client
9 23 (1.72%) Thin Client
10 22 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.27%) PMI
12 16 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
13 12 (0.90%) Clustering
14 11 (0.82%) iSeries
15 10 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 9 (0.67%) Wiki
17 8 (0.60%) Client/Server
17 8 (0.60%) Virtual Team
18 7 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 327 (24.51%) Windows
2 129 (9.67%) Windows Server
3 100 (7.50%) Linux
4 60 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 57 (4.27%) Windows 10
8 37 (2.77%) Unix
9 35 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.05%) CentOS
12 10 (0.75%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.52%) Android
14 6 (0.45%) AIX
14 6 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.45%) VMS
14 6 (0.45%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.45%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (30.21%) Service Delivery
2 342 (25.64%) Service Management
3 234 (17.54%) ITIL V3
4 214 (16.04%) Data Protection
5 170 (12.74%) Project Management
6 168 (12.59%) PRINCE2
7 159 (11.92%) Change Management
8 156 (11.69%) Incident Management
9 153 (11.47%) ITSM
10 143 (10.72%) Agile Software Development
11 121 (9.07%) Presales
12 111 (8.32%) Problem-Solving
13 110 (8.25%) Information Security
13 110 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
14 104 (7.80%) Line Management
15 99 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
16 94 (7.05%) Root Cause Analysis
17 74 (5.55%) Problem Management
18 68 (5.10%) TOGAF
19 67 (5.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 157 (11.77%) SQL
2 49 (3.67%) PowerShell
3 29 (2.17%) Java
4 26 (1.95%) Python
5 23 (1.72%) C#
6 17 (1.27%) VB
7 13 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 12 (0.90%) C++
8 12 (0.90%) T-SQL
9 11 (0.82%) Bash Shell
9 11 (0.82%) C
9 11 (0.82%) RPG
10 9 (0.67%) RPG IV
11 7 (0.52%) VBScript
12 6 (0.45%) ABAP
12 6 (0.45%) PHP
13 5 (0.37%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.37%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.22%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 218 (16.34%) ITIL Certification
2 148 (11.09%) Degree
3 142 (10.64%) Security Cleared
4 101 (7.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 84 (6.30%) SC Cleared
6 79 (5.92%) ISEB
7 76 (5.70%) MCSE
8 73 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
9 64 (4.80%) CISSP
10 56 (4.20%) Computer Science Degree
11 42 (3.15%) CCNP
11 42 (3.15%) CISM
11 42 (3.15%) MCSA
12 36 (2.70%) CCNA
13 34 (2.55%) PMI Certification
14 28 (2.10%) MCP
15 24 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 22 (1.65%) HNC
17 19 (1.42%) CompTIA Security+
17 19 (1.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 255 (19.12%) SLA
2 214 (16.04%) GDPR
3 110 (8.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (3.07%) QA
5 38 (2.85%) PCI DSS
6 30 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 24 (1.80%) COBIT
8 23 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 21 (1.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 15 (1.12%) GPG13
11 13 (0.97%) ISO 9001
12 10 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 7 (0.52%) Data Quality
13 7 (0.52%) PMO
14 5 (0.37%) BS25999
15 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
15 3 (0.22%) PMBOK
16 1 (0.075%) COSO
16 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 215 (16.12%) Active Directory
2 172 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 167 (12.52%) Hyper-V
4 35 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
5 30 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
6 23 (1.72%) XenApp
7 21 (1.57%) vSphere
8 18 (1.35%) Firmware
8 18 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 9 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (0.60%) NFS
10 8 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
11 7 (0.52%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.52%) vCloud
12 4 (0.30%) XenServer
13 3 (0.22%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.22%) Docker
13 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 103 (7.72%) SCCM
2 37 (2.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (1.87%) NetBackup
4 12 (0.90%) SCVMM
5 11 (0.82%) Ansible
5 11 (0.82%) SCOM
6 9 (0.67%) Puppet
7 8 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.60%) vCenter Server
7 8 (0.60%) vMotion
8 7 (0.52%) Netcool
8 7 (0.52%) OpenView
9 6 (0.45%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (0.45%) Terraform
9 6 (0.45%) WMI
9 6 (0.45%) WSUS
10 5 (0.37%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 431 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 218 (16.34%) VMware
3 188 (14.09%) Cisco
4 131 (9.82%) HP
5 105 (7.87%) Citrix
6 87 (6.52%) Oracle
7 80 (6.00%) ServiceNow
8 69 (5.17%) CheckPoint
9 64 (4.80%) IBM
10 58 (4.35%) Fortinet
11 56 (4.20%) Dell
12 55 (4.12%) NetApp
13 46 (3.45%) McAfee
14 40 (3.00%) Symantec
15 37 (2.77%) SAP
16 36 (2.70%) Forcepoint
17 34 (2.55%) Remedy
18 30 (2.25%) Red Hat
19 25 (1.87%) EMC
20 18 (1.35%) BMC