Period
to 18 January 2022

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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 23 17
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 703 440 1,093
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.75% 8.14% 10.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 8.83% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 592 336 893
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £24,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,063 £55,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,125 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 9,617 4,984 9,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 92.37% 92.16% 92.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 3,977 8,127
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,579
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £71,550 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL in the Midlands.

Salary trend for ITIL in the Midlands

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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 January 2022. 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 -7 468 £43,250 -3.89% 129
East Midlands -13 225 £39,000 +4.00% 45
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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.

1 246 (34.99%) Windows
2 243 (34.57%) Microsoft
3 222 (31.58%) Microsoft 365
4 212 (30.16%) Active Directory
5 209 (29.73%) Social Skills
6 186 (26.46%) Azure
7 180 (25.60%) Service Management
8 161 (22.90%) Windows Server
9 147 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
10 144 (20.48%) VMware
11 132 (18.78%) ITSM
12 120 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
13 114 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
13 114 (16.22%) Service Delivery
14 112 (15.93%) Finance
15 101 (14.37%) Change Management
15 101 (14.37%) SLA
15 101 (14.37%) Windows 10
16 96 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
17 94 (13.37%) Incident Management
18 93 (13.23%) Firewall
19 91 (12.94%) Cisco
20 89 (12.66%) SQL
21 86 (12.23%) Microsoft Office
22 82 (11.66%) Continuous Improvement
23 76 (10.81%) DNS
24 72 (10.24%) SharePoint
25 66 (9.39%) SQL Server
25 66 (9.39%) SCCM
25 66 (9.39%) AWS

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 72 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.41%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.28%) Confluence
4 11 (1.56%) CMS
5 10 (1.42%) Drupal
6 8 (1.14%) IIS
7 6 (0.85%) WordPress
8 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.14%) Apache
10 1 (0.14%) Moodle
10 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 86 (12.23%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Workfront
2 9 (1.28%) NetSuite
3 8 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.28%) assyst
7 2 (0.28%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.28%) Maximo
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 222 (31.58%) Microsoft 365
2 186 (26.46%) Azure
3 66 (9.39%) AWS
4 60 (8.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 56 (7.97%) Power Platform
6 39 (5.55%) OneDrive
6 39 (5.55%) PowerApps
7 29 (4.13%) SaaS
8 22 (3.13%) Smartsheet
9 17 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
10 13 (1.85%) PaaS
11 10 (1.42%) IaaS
12 8 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.85%) Azure Key Vault
13 6 (0.85%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 6 (0.85%) Power Automate
14 5 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (0.71%) Azure Monitor
15 4 (0.57%) Rubrik
16 3 (0.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 93 (13.23%) Firewall
2 76 (10.81%) DNS
3 59 (8.39%) DHCP
4 53 (7.54%) LAN
5 52 (7.40%) WAN
6 36 (5.12%) TCP/IP
7 34 (4.84%) SAN
8 27 (3.84%) VPN
9 24 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (3.13%) WebEx
11 21 (2.99%) VoIP
12 16 (2.28%) NAS
13 14 (1.99%) VLAN
14 13 (1.85%) SSL
15 12 (1.71%) Network Security
16 9 (1.28%) NetScaler
16 9 (1.28%) Wireless
17 8 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
18 7 (1.00%) IPsec
18 7 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.99%) Power BI
3 17 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (1.56%) Big Data
4 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.14%) Data Lake
7 5 (0.71%) MySQL
7 5 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.57%) InfluxDB
8 4 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.57%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (0.28%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (3.41%) JIRA
2 13 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 6 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.71%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.43%) Browser DevTools
5 3 (0.43%) IntelliJ
6 2 (0.28%) Subversion
6 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.14%) GitLab
7 1 (0.14%) Maven
7 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 209 (29.73%) Social Skills
2 114 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (15.93%) Finance
4 44 (6.26%) Law
5 41 (5.83%) Marketing
6 40 (5.69%) Public Sector
7 36 (5.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 36 (5.12%) Telecoms
8 33 (4.69%) Organisational Skills
9 26 (3.70%) Influencing Skills
10 23 (3.27%) Retail
11 22 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
12 21 (2.99%) Documentation Skills
13 19 (2.70%) Manufacturing
14 18 (2.56%) Automotive
15 15 (2.13%) Legal
16 11 (1.56%) Digital Economy
17 8 (1.14%) Back Office
18 6 (0.85%) Games
18 6 (0.85%) Police
Job Titles
1 165 (23.47%) Analyst
2 54 (7.68%) Support Analyst
3 47 (6.69%) Service Manager
4 41 (5.83%) IT Analyst
4 41 (5.83%) IT Support
5 40 (5.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (5.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 39 (5.55%) Service Analyst
7 37 (5.26%) Architect
7 37 (5.26%) IT Manager
8 33 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 32 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 26 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 26 (3.70%) Incident Manager
11 22 (3.13%) Major Incident Manager
12 21 (2.99%) IT Support Analyst
13 20 (2.84%) Administrator
13 20 (2.84%) IT Engineer
14 19 (2.70%) Service Desk Manager
14 19 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.70%) .NET
2 18 (2.56%) HTML
3 17 (2.42%) REST
4 14 (1.99%) SOAP
5 10 (1.42%) Web Services
6 8 (1.14%) EDI
6 8 (1.14%) JSON
7 7 (1.00%) LDAP
7 7 (1.00%) XML
8 6 (0.85%) CSS
9 5 (0.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.71%) JDBC
10 4 (0.57%) jQuery
10 4 (0.57%) Middleware
10 4 (0.57%) ODBC
10 4 (0.57%) SAML
11 3 (0.43%) Apache Camel
11 3 (0.43%) HTML5
11 3 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 26 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (1.99%) CMDB
4 14 (1.99%) Driving Licence
4 14 (1.99%) User Experience
5 8 (1.14%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (1.14%) Fibre Optics
5 8 (1.14%) Handset
5 8 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (0.85%) Replication
8 5 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.57%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 4 (0.57%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 246 (34.99%) Windows
2 161 (22.90%) Windows Server
3 101 (14.37%) Windows 10
4 54 (7.68%) Windows 7
5 44 (6.26%) Linux
6 39 (5.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (4.13%) Windows Server 2016
8 27 (3.84%) Windows Server 2019
9 22 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (1.85%) Unix
12 11 (1.56%) Android
12 11 (1.56%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.28%) AIX
16 1 (0.14%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) Debian
16 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (25.60%) Service Management
2 147 (20.91%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (18.78%) ITSM
4 120 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
5 114 (16.22%) Service Delivery
6 101 (14.37%) Change Management
7 94 (13.37%) Incident Management
8 82 (11.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (9.25%) Problem Management
10 63 (8.96%) Mentoring
11 61 (8.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 59 (8.39%) Project Management
13 58 (8.25%) PRINCE2
14 54 (7.68%) Risk Management
15 53 (7.54%) Information Security
16 52 (7.40%) IT Strategy
16 52 (7.40%) Migration
17 51 (7.25%) DevOps
17 51 (7.25%) ITIL V3
17 51 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (12.66%) SQL
2 60 (8.53%) PowerShell
3 22 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 20 (2.84%) Python
5 18 (2.56%) Java
6 12 (1.71%) C#
7 9 (1.28%) PHP
8 8 (1.14%) C
9 5 (0.71%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.43%) ABAP
10 3 (0.43%) Bash
11 2 (0.28%) Go
11 2 (0.28%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.28%) Scala
11 2 (0.28%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.28%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (7.11%) ITIL Certification
3 48 (6.83%) Degree
4 38 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 29 (4.13%) MCSA
7 28 (3.98%) CISM
8 27 (3.84%) CISSP
8 27 (3.84%) MCSE
9 25 (3.56%) MCP
9 25 (3.56%) SC Cleared
10 23 (3.27%) CCNA
11 21 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 19 (2.70%) CCNP
13 16 (2.28%) A+ Certification
14 12 (1.71%) CCDP
15 11 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.42%) CCIE
16 10 (1.42%) CISA
16 10 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (14.37%) SLA
2 42 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (4.27%) GDPR
4 23 (3.27%) COBIT
5 13 (1.85%) NIST
6 12 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 9 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 9 (1.28%) QA
8 6 (0.85%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.71%) GRC
10 4 (0.57%) BS25999
10 4 (0.57%) PMO
11 3 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.28%) ISO 22301
13 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 1 (0.14%) ITGC
13 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 212 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 96 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (6.54%) Hyper-V
4 38 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (2.56%) Docker
5 18 (2.56%) vSphere
6 16 (2.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 13 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.14%) XenApp
10 5 (0.71%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.57%) NFS
12 3 (0.43%) Firmware
13 2 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 1 (0.14%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.14%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 66 (9.39%) SCCM
2 29 (4.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 18 (2.56%) WSUS
5 17 (2.42%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.13%) SCOM
7 14 (1.99%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.56%) Rancher
9 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 9 (1.28%) AirWatch
10 9 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.85%) Opsgenie
11 6 (0.85%) Terraform
12 5 (0.71%) Grafana
13 4 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.43%) Ansible
14 3 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
14 3 (0.43%) FortiGate
15 2 (0.28%) Data Guard
15 2 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 243 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 144 (20.48%) VMware
3 91 (12.94%) Cisco
4 60 (8.53%) Citrix
5 50 (7.11%) ServiceNow
6 39 (5.55%) SolarWinds
7 31 (4.41%) HP
8 30 (4.27%) Dell
9 29 (4.13%) Oracle
10 28 (3.98%) Google
11 22 (3.13%) Apple
12 20 (2.84%) SAP
13 19 (2.70%) NetApp
14 18 (2.56%) Red Hat
15 16 (2.28%) Ivanti
15 16 (2.28%) Veeam
16 14 (1.99%) Meraki
16 14 (1.99%) Remedy
17 13 (1.85%) EMC
18 11 (1.56%) IBM