Period
to 18 November 2017

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

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1472 2058 1612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 9.62% 11.30% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 12.69% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1520 1304
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £23,125 £22,613 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

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 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 13590 16216 16486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.81% 89.03% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11080 12726 13518
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
West Midlands -1 1039 £42,500 - 40
East Midlands -4 430 £36,250 -14.71% 20
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 480 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 443 (30.10%) Windows
3 304 (20.65%) Service Delivery
4 292 (19.84%) Service Management
5 270 (18.34%) Data Centre
6 246 (16.71%) Active Directory
7 225 (15.29%) VMware
8 221 (15.01%) Project Management
9 214 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
10 213 (14.47%) Finance
11 205 (13.93%) PRINCE2
12 203 (13.79%) Change Management
13 201 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
14 197 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 196 (13.32%) ITIL V3
16 182 (12.36%) SLA
17 181 (12.30%) Windows Server
18 178 (12.09%) ITIL Certification
19 177 (12.02%) Microsoft Office
20 175 (11.89%) Cisco
21 174 (11.82%) Office 365
22 163 (11.07%) SQL Server
23 158 (10.73%) Problem Management
24 155 (10.53%) Firewall
25 154 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
26 152 (10.33%) Incident Management
27 146 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
28 143 (9.71%) Degree
29 142 (9.65%) SQL
30 141 (9.58%) Cisco Certification

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 80 (5.43%) MS Exchange
2 56 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 52 (3.53%) IIS
4 38 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 13 (0.88%) Apache
9 12 (0.82%) WebLogic
10 11 (0.75%) Confluence
10 11 (0.75%) NetWeaver
11 9 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (0.54%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.48%) Documentum
13 7 (0.48%) JBoss
14 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.34%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
16 4 (0.27%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 177 (12.02%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 42 (2.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 22 (1.49%) assyst
3 17 (1.15%) SAP EWM
4 14 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.75%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.61%) Workfront
7 7 (0.48%) BPCS
7 7 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.48%) SAP IS-U
8 6 (0.41%) SAP MM
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.27%) SAP R/3
10 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.14%) Bond Adapt
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.14%) SAP PP
11 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 197 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (11.82%) Office 365
3 111 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (1.90%) IaaS
4 28 (1.90%) PaaS
5 26 (1.77%) SaaS
6 19 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (0.95%) G Suite
8 11 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.20%) Yammer
11 2 (0.14%) GitHub
12 1 (0.068%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.068%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.068%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.068%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.068%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.068%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (10.53%) Firewall
2 125 (8.49%) WAN
3 111 (7.54%) LAN
4 81 (5.50%) DNS
5 63 (4.28%) SAN
6 57 (3.87%) DHCP
7 47 (3.19%) MPLS
7 47 (3.19%) Wireless
8 46 (3.13%) VPN
9 45 (3.06%) TCP/IP
10 43 (2.92%) Network Security
11 37 (2.51%) OSPF
12 33 (2.24%) VLAN
13 28 (1.90%) VoIP
14 24 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
15 23 (1.56%) Internet
15 23 (1.56%) IPsec
16 22 (1.49%) Skype
16 22 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 33 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
3 25 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (1.43%) MySQL
5 17 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (0.88%) OLAP
6 13 (0.88%) OLTP
6 13 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 9 (0.61%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.48%) MS Access
11 5 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.34%) DTS
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.34%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.27%) SAP BW
12 4 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 24 (1.63%) TeamCity
4 22 (1.49%) JIRA
5 20 (1.36%) NuGet
5 20 (1.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (1.22%) InstallShield
7 14 (0.95%) MSI
8 11 (0.75%) Subversion
8 11 (0.75%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.54%) Git (software)
10 7 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (0.48%) Cucumber
10 7 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.41%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.27%) AdminStudio
12 4 (0.27%) Selenium
13 3 (0.20%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (0.14%) Zephyr
General
1 213 (14.47%) Finance
2 59 (4.01%) Retail
3 56 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 55 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 21 (1.43%) Local Government
6 16 (1.09%) Billing
7 15 (1.02%) Law
7 15 (1.02%) Legal
8 13 (0.88%) Automotive
8 13 (0.88%) Banking
9 9 (0.61%) Publishing
10 8 (0.54%) Back Office
10 8 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.34%) Advertising
11 5 (0.34%) Marketing
12 2 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.068%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.068%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.068%) German Language
13 1 (0.068%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 303 (20.58%) Analyst
2 140 (9.51%) Service Manager
3 113 (7.68%) Support Analyst
4 96 (6.52%) Developer
5 91 (6.18%) IT Manager
6 89 (6.05%) Architect
7 84 (5.71%) Service Analyst
8 82 (5.57%) Support Engineer
9 72 (4.89%) Applications Support
10 70 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
11 64 (4.35%) Project Manager
12 51 (3.46%) IT Support
13 49 (3.33%) Team Leader
14 47 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
15 44 (2.99%) Desktop Support
15 44 (2.99%) Network Engineer
15 44 (2.99%) Services Delivery Manager
16 43 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support
17 40 (2.72%) 1st Line Support
18 38 (2.58%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (5.71%) .NET
2 70 (4.76%) Web Services
3 62 (4.21%) HTML
4 50 (3.40%) CSS
5 39 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (2.45%) Entity Framework
6 36 (2.45%) jQuery
7 33 (2.24%) Ajax
7 33 (2.24%) WCF
8 28 (1.90%) Middleware
9 23 (1.56%) XML
10 16 (1.09%) AngularJS
11 11 (0.75%) 802.1X
11 11 (0.75%) COM
11 11 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (0.75%) JSON
11 11 (0.75%) REST
11 11 (0.75%) Web Dynpro
12 9 (0.61%) EDI
12 9 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 270 (18.34%) Data Centre
2 201 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (4.89%) Management Information System
4 51 (3.46%) Public Cloud
5 40 (2.72%) Driving Licence
6 27 (1.83%) Computer Science
7 24 (1.63%) CMDB
8 23 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
9 19 (1.29%) User Experience
10 18 (1.22%) Robotics
11 17 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 15 (1.02%) iPhone
13 13 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
13 13 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
13 13 (0.88%) FlexPod
14 9 (0.61%) Mainframe
14 9 (0.61%) PMI
15 8 (0.54%) AS400
15 8 (0.54%) iSeries
16 7 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 443 (30.10%) Windows
2 181 (12.30%) Windows Server
3 137 (9.31%) Linux
4 111 (7.54%) Windows 7
5 95 (6.45%) Windows 10
6 81 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 74 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (4.76%) Unix
9 43 (2.92%) Windows 8
10 29 (1.97%) Windows XP
11 22 (1.49%) Windows Vista
12 20 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.68%) AIX
15 6 (0.41%) Android
16 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.20%) Solaris
18 2 (0.14%) CentOS
18 2 (0.14%) HPUX
18 2 (0.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (20.65%) Service Delivery
2 292 (19.84%) Service Management
3 221 (15.01%) Project Management
4 214 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
5 205 (13.93%) PRINCE2
6 203 (13.79%) Change Management
7 196 (13.32%) ITIL V3
8 158 (10.73%) Problem Management
9 152 (10.33%) Incident Management
10 146 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 112 (7.61%) ITSM
12 105 (7.13%) Line Management
13 97 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 85 (5.77%) Mentoring
15 83 (5.64%) Root Cause Analysis
16 69 (4.69%) DevOps
16 69 (4.69%) Scrum
17 68 (4.62%) IT Strategy
18 67 (4.55%) Configuration Management
19 65 (4.42%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 142 (9.65%) SQL
2 102 (6.93%) PowerShell
3 100 (6.79%) Java
4 74 (5.03%) C#
5 66 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 52 (3.53%) VBScript
7 33 (2.24%) ABAP
8 28 (1.90%) VB
9 21 (1.43%) Ruby
10 19 (1.29%) Python
11 18 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 17 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 16 (1.09%) Perl
14 14 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.61%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.41%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.34%) C
17 5 (0.34%) C++
18 4 (0.27%) PHP
19 2 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (12.09%) ITIL Certification
2 143 (9.71%) Degree
3 141 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
4 135 (9.17%) Security Cleared
5 115 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 106 (7.20%) CCNA
7 104 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 88 (5.98%) CCNP
9 72 (4.89%) MCSE
10 48 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 41 (2.79%) MCP
12 37 (2.51%) CISSP
13 29 (1.97%) ISEB
14 28 (1.90%) MCSA
15 25 (1.70%) APMP
16 24 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 23 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
18 20 (1.36%) PMI Certification
19 19 (1.29%) Master's Degree
20 15 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (12.36%) SLA
2 41 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.72%) QA
4 30 (2.04%) COBIT
5 26 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 20 (1.36%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.68%) GDPR
9 9 (0.61%) ISO 9001
9 9 (0.61%) PMO
10 8 (0.54%) GPG13
11 7 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.20%) COSO
13 3 (0.20%) DICOM
13 3 (0.20%) HL7
14 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.068%) FISMA
14 1 (0.068%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
System Software
1 246 (16.71%) Active Directory
2 154 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 33 (2.24%) Docker
5 23 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
8 17 (1.15%) XenApp
9 16 (1.09%) vSphere
10 14 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
12 8 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.48%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.27%) BitLocker
14 4 (0.27%) Xen
14 4 (0.27%) XenServer
15 3 (0.20%) Firmware
16 2 (0.14%) NFS
16 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 100 (6.79%) SCCM
2 60 (4.08%) Puppet
3 59 (4.01%) Ansible
4 29 (1.97%) SCOM
5 25 (1.70%) Terraform
6 22 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 20 (1.36%) SCVMM
8 19 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
10 15 (1.02%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.82%) QRadar
11 12 (0.82%) Salt
12 11 (0.75%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.75%) WSUS
13 10 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
13 10 (0.68%) Grafana
14 9 (0.61%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 480 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 225 (15.29%) VMware
3 175 (11.89%) Cisco
4 129 (8.76%) Citrix
5 98 (6.66%) Oracle
6 84 (5.71%) Remedy
7 82 (5.57%) SAP
8 79 (5.37%) HP
9 62 (4.21%) ServiceNow
10 57 (3.87%) NetApp
11 56 (3.80%) SolarWinds
12 49 (3.33%) CheckPoint
13 43 (2.92%) BMC
14 40 (2.72%) F5
15 37 (2.51%) IBM
16 33 (2.24%) Sitecore
17 32 (2.17%) Juniper
18 31 (2.11%) Fortinet
19 24 (1.63%) Red Hat
20 23 (1.56%) Brocade