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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 16 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 10 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.83% 6.03% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.73% 8.24% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 5
Median salary £65,000 £100,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +65.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,940 £100,000 £54,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,500 £100,000 £64,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.23% -2.40%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 44 85 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.67% 73.28% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 68 125
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing ITIL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) Smart Energy
3 3 (30.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (30.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Designer
1 3 (30.00%) Process Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Smart Energy
2 3 (30.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) B2B
2 3 (30.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) F5