Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1,405 1,469 2,206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.32% 9.70% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% 10.67% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,050 1,521
Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -4.02%
10th Percentile £22,250 £24,725 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%

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 12,373 13,769 16,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.85% 90.91% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9,671 11,312 13,215
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 1,029 £42,500 - 109
East Midlands -2 374 £37,500 - 60
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 429 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 373 (26.55%) Windows
3 372 (26.48%) Data Centre
4 366 (26.05%) Service Delivery
5 347 (24.70%) Service Management
6 291 (20.71%) ITIL V3
7 246 (17.51%) Active Directory
8 245 (17.44%) ITIL Certification
9 236 (16.80%) SLA
10 230 (16.37%) Finance
11 209 (14.88%) VMware
11 209 (14.88%) Cisco
12 203 (14.45%) PRINCE2
13 200 (14.23%) Project Management
14 184 (13.10%) Firewall
15 179 (12.74%) Degree
16 176 (12.53%) Self-Motivation
17 170 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
18 167 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 163 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
19 163 (11.60%) Windows Server
20 158 (11.25%) ITSM
21 153 (10.89%) Presales
22 150 (10.68%) Incident Management
23 149 (10.60%) Data Protection
23 149 (10.60%) WAN
24 139 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
25 135 (9.61%) GDPR
26 134 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
27 133 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001

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
1 119 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 93 (6.62%) MS Exchange
3 35 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (2.49%) Skype for Business
4 25 (1.78%) IIS
5 16 (1.14%) Apache
6 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (0.71%) Confluence
8 9 (0.64%) SAS
9 5 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.28%) OpenEdge
10 4 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.21%) Moodle
11 3 (0.21%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.071%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.071%) WebSphere
Applications
1 132 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 54 (3.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.78%) assyst
4 7 (0.50%) Sentinel
5 5 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.36%) INSURE/90
5 5 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.36%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.28%) SAP ECC
7 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.14%) Infor LN
8 2 (0.14%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 139 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (8.19%) Office 365
3 52 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (2.99%) PaaS
5 33 (2.35%) IaaS
6 30 (2.14%) SaaS
7 15 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 10 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (0.64%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.36%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudTrail
12 4 (0.28%) G Suite
13 2 (0.14%) GitHub
13 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 184 (13.10%) Firewall
2 149 (10.60%) WAN
3 124 (8.83%) LAN
4 98 (6.98%) DNS
5 74 (5.27%) SAN
6 69 (4.91%) DHCP
7 56 (3.99%) OSPF
8 47 (3.35%) TCP/IP
8 47 (3.35%) VPN
9 44 (3.13%) Internet
10 39 (2.78%) VoIP
11 36 (2.56%) Network Security
12 34 (2.42%) VLAN
12 34 (2.42%) Wireless
13 33 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (2.35%) IPsec
14 30 (2.14%) SSL
15 27 (1.92%) BGP
16 25 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (1.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (1.71%) MySQL
4 18 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 12 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (0.78%) SAP HANA
8 10 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (0.57%) DB2
11 7 (0.50%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.43%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.43%) Power BI
12 6 (0.43%) SAP BW
13 5 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (0.93%) JIRA
4 10 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.71%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.43%) Bitbucket
6 6 (0.43%) EasyMock
6 6 (0.43%) JUnit
7 5 (0.36%) Subversion
7 5 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.14%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.14%) Selenium
8 2 (0.14%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.071%) GitLab
9 1 (0.071%) Maven
9 1 (0.071%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.071%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.071%) TeamCity
General
1 230 (16.37%) Finance
2 87 (6.19%) Retail
3 45 (3.20%) Legal
4 44 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 39 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 32 (2.28%) Law
7 30 (2.14%) Publishing
8 19 (1.35%) Games
9 14 (1.00%) Local Government
10 12 (0.85%) Billing
11 10 (0.71%) Back Office
12 9 (0.64%) Automotive
13 8 (0.57%) Banking
14 3 (0.21%) French Language
14 3 (0.21%) Marketing
15 2 (0.14%) German Language
16 1 (0.071%) Advertising
16 1 (0.071%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.071%) Mandarin Language
16 1 (0.071%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 290 (20.64%) Analyst
2 142 (10.11%) Service Manager
3 125 (8.90%) Architect
4 103 (7.33%) Support Analyst
5 89 (6.33%) Team Leader
6 84 (5.98%) IT Manager
7 77 (5.48%) Service Analyst
8 76 (5.41%) Support Engineer
9 67 (4.77%) Service Desk Analyst
10 62 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
11 57 (4.06%) IT Support
12 56 (3.99%) Delivery Manager
13 54 (3.84%) Services Delivery Manager
14 53 (3.77%) Project Manager
15 50 (3.56%) Technical Support
16 49 (3.49%) IT Analyst
17 48 (3.42%) Desktop Support
18 45 (3.20%) Applications Support
19 43 (3.06%) 1st Line Support
20 41 (2.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.35%) Web Services
2 25 (1.78%) .NET
3 20 (1.42%) XML
4 15 (1.07%) SOAP
5 10 (0.71%) LDAP
5 10 (0.71%) REST
5 10 (0.71%) Spring
6 9 (0.64%) JSON
6 9 (0.64%) Middleware
7 8 (0.57%) HTML
7 8 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (0.57%) XSLT
8 7 (0.50%) Java EE
8 7 (0.50%) Kafka
9 6 (0.43%) EJB
9 6 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (0.43%) JSF
9 6 (0.43%) LAMP
10 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 372 (26.48%) Data Centre
2 176 (12.53%) Self-Motivation
3 131 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
4 105 (7.47%) Management Information System
5 77 (5.48%) Computer Science
6 60 (4.27%) CMDB
7 33 (2.35%) Driving Licence
8 25 (1.78%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.14%) CCTV
10 15 (1.07%) Fat Client
10 15 (1.07%) Thin Client
11 14 (1.00%) Cyberthreat
11 14 (1.00%) Virtual Team
12 13 (0.93%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.85%) PKI
13 12 (0.85%) Private Cloud
14 11 (0.78%) Clustering
15 10 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
16 9 (0.64%) FlexPod
16 9 (0.64%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 373 (26.55%) Windows
2 163 (11.60%) Windows Server
3 86 (6.12%) Linux
4 66 (4.70%) Windows 10
5 65 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (4.27%) Windows 7
7 43 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (1.85%) Unix
11 16 (1.14%) CentOS
11 16 (1.14%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.85%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.50%) AIX
14 7 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
14 7 (0.50%) SUSE
15 6 (0.43%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.36%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (26.05%) Service Delivery
2 347 (24.70%) Service Management
3 291 (20.71%) ITIL V3
4 203 (14.45%) PRINCE2
5 200 (14.23%) Project Management
6 170 (12.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 163 (11.60%) Problem-Solving
8 158 (11.25%) ITSM
9 153 (10.89%) Presales
10 150 (10.68%) Incident Management
11 149 (10.60%) Data Protection
12 134 (9.54%) Agile Software Development
13 132 (9.40%) Change Management
14 120 (8.54%) Information Security
15 116 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 113 (8.04%) Root Cause Analysis
17 107 (7.62%) Line Management
18 100 (7.12%) Problem Management
19 86 (6.12%) Due Diligence
20 77 (5.48%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 125 (8.90%) SQL
2 61 (4.34%) PowerShell
3 25 (1.78%) Python
4 23 (1.64%) C#
5 13 (0.93%) JavaScript
5 13 (0.93%) T-SQL
5 13 (0.93%) VB
6 12 (0.85%) Bash Shell
6 12 (0.85%) Java
7 6 (0.43%) ABAP
7 6 (0.43%) C++
7 6 (0.43%) VBScript
8 5 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.28%) PHP
9 4 (0.28%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.21%) C
11 2 (0.14%) Korn
11 2 (0.14%) Perl
11 2 (0.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 245 (17.44%) ITIL Certification
2 179 (12.74%) Degree
3 127 (9.04%) Security Cleared
4 116 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 87 (6.19%) CISSP
7 86 (6.12%) ISEB
8 84 (5.98%) SC Cleared
9 79 (5.62%) CCNP
10 72 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
11 64 (4.56%) MCSE
12 54 (3.84%) CCNA
13 49 (3.49%) CISM
14 43 (3.06%) MCSA
15 39 (2.78%) PMI Certification
16 36 (2.56%) MCP
17 32 (2.28%) PMP
18 29 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 28 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
20 27 (1.92%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 236 (16.80%) SLA
2 135 (9.61%) GDPR
3 133 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (3.49%) Cyber Essentials
5 46 (3.27%) PCI DSS
6 33 (2.35%) COBIT
7 27 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 26 (1.85%) QA
9 19 (1.35%) GPG13
10 17 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.50%) PMO
12 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
14 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 1 (0.071%) BS25999
15 1 (0.071%) GxP
15 1 (0.071%) ISO 22301
15 1 (0.071%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 246 (17.51%) Active Directory
2 167 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (8.54%) Hyper-V
4 45 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (2.21%) vSphere
6 26 (1.85%) XenApp
7 20 (1.42%) Firmware
8 19 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 14 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.78%) VMware NSX
11 9 (0.64%) BitLocker
12 8 (0.57%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.36%) iptables
14 4 (0.28%) Docker
14 4 (0.28%) Squid
14 4 (0.28%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.28%) XenServer
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 94 (6.69%) SCCM
2 34 (2.42%) NetBackup
3 22 (1.57%) SCVMM
4 19 (1.35%) SCOM
5 17 (1.21%) QRadar
6 15 (1.07%) Puppet
7 14 (1.00%) Ansible
7 14 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.93%) vCenter Server
8 13 (0.93%) vMotion
9 11 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (0.71%) CASB
10 10 (0.71%) Nagios
11 9 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (0.57%) Terraform
13 7 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
14 5 (0.36%) SELinux
14 5 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 429 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 209 (14.88%) Cisco
2 209 (14.88%) VMware
3 126 (8.97%) ServiceNow
4 117 (8.33%) HP
5 116 (8.26%) CheckPoint
6 98 (6.98%) Citrix
6 98 (6.98%) Fortinet
7 63 (4.48%) NetApp
7 63 (4.48%) Oracle
8 53 (3.77%) SAP
9 44 (3.13%) F5
10 42 (2.99%) Juniper
11 40 (2.85%) Red Hat
12 36 (2.56%) IBM
13 33 (2.35%) Capita
14 31 (2.21%) SolarWinds
15 30 (2.14%) Remedy
16 27 (1.92%) BMC
17 25 (1.78%) EMC