Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 232 217
Rank change year-on-year -8 -15 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 122 130 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 1.05% 1.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.75% 4.60% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 107 96 98
North West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,300 £21,250 £23,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,125 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,566 2,829 3,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.01% 22.84% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,938 2,139 2,414
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the North West

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the North West.

Salary trend for ITIL Certification in the North West

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL Certification in the North West

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Manchester +22 58 £40,250 +7.33% 6
Cheshire -48 46 £52,500 +59.09% 1
Merseyside +10 15 £47,500 -11.34%
Lancashire 0 2 £29,750 -17.93%
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 North West region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 122 (100.00%) ITIL
2 51 (41.80%) Windows
3 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
3 43 (35.25%) Finance
4 36 (29.51%) Service Delivery
4 36 (29.51%) Service Management
5 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
6 25 (20.49%) SAN
7 22 (18.03%) Project Management
7 22 (18.03%) Office 365
8 19 (15.57%) Law
8 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (15.57%) WAN
8 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (14.75%) Service Design
9 18 (14.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 18 (14.75%) Customer Requirements
9 18 (14.75%) Cisco
9 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (14.75%) VMware
9 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.93%) Citrix
11 16 (13.11%) Terminal Services
11 16 (13.11%) DNS
12 15 (12.30%) SQL
12 15 (12.30%) Web Services
12 15 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
13 14 (11.48%) Incident Management
13 14 (11.48%) Unix

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (10.66%) SharePoint
1 13 (10.66%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.64%) JBoss
6 1 (0.82%) CICS
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Carpe Diem
1 7 (5.74%) Elite 3E
2 3 (2.46%) Visualfiles
3 2 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.03%) Office 365
2 9 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.74%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.49%) SAN
2 19 (15.57%) WAN
3 16 (13.11%) DNS
4 14 (11.48%) LAN
4 14 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.66%) DHCP
6 7 (5.74%) NAS
7 6 (4.92%) Wireless
8 5 (4.10%) VPN
9 4 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.64%) SSL
11 1 (0.82%) Skype
11 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
1 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (5.74%) Redis
1 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.64%) DB2
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.82%) Big Data
4 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.82%) MySQL
4 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Gerrit
1 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
1 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (35.25%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Law
3 14 (11.48%) Legal
4 11 (9.02%) Banking
4 11 (9.02%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
7 1 (0.82%) Games
7 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (26.23%) Analyst
2 18 (14.75%) Architect
2 18 (14.75%) Service Architect
2 18 (14.75%) Service Design Architect
3 14 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (11.48%) Support Engineer
4 13 (10.66%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (10.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 11 (9.02%) Service Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (9.02%) Service Manager
6 9 (7.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (6.56%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.74%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Business IT Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (5.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) Web Services
2 4 (3.28%) JSP
2 4 (3.28%) Middleware
3 2 (1.64%) J2EE
4 1 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.82%) HTML
4 1 (0.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) iPhone
4 3 (2.46%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.46%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.64%) CMDB
5 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.64%) iPad
5 2 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) AS400
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.82%) PMI
6 1 (0.82%) Smart Home
6 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (41.80%) Windows
2 19 (15.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (11.48%) Unix
3 14 (11.48%) Windows 7
3 14 (11.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (9.84%) Linux
5 7 (5.74%) Windows 10
5 7 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.10%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.28%) Android
7 4 (3.28%) HPUX
8 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.82%) CentOS
9 1 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (29.51%) Service Delivery
2 36 (29.51%) Service Management
3 22 (18.03%) Project Management
4 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.75%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 18 (14.75%) Customer Requirements
4 18 (14.75%) Service Design
5 14 (11.48%) Incident Management
6 11 (9.02%) DevOps
6 11 (9.02%) Problem Management
7 10 (8.20%) Change Management
8 9 (7.38%) Process Management
8 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.38%) Wealth Management
9 8 (6.56%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.56%) ITSM
9 8 (6.56%) Open Source
10 7 (5.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) SQL
2 9 (7.38%) Java
3 8 (6.56%) Python
3 8 (6.56%) Ruby
4 7 (5.74%) PHP
5 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.82%) AWK
7 1 (0.82%) C
7 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.82%) sed
7 1 (0.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (10.66%) MCSE
3 5 (4.10%) Degree
4 4 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (1.64%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.64%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.82%) MCSA
6 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.82%) PMP
6 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.84%) PMO
2 11 (9.02%) SLA
3 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 34 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.11%) Terminal Services
3 15 (12.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.66%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (10.66%) vSphere
5 8 (6.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Puppet
2 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.74%) Ansible
4 1 (0.82%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.82%) Control-M
4 1 (0.82%) Grafana
4 1 (0.82%) Packer
4 1 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.75%) Cisco
2 18 (14.75%) VMware
3 17 (13.93%) Citrix
4 8 (6.56%) HP
5 7 (5.74%) Intapp
5 7 (5.74%) SaltStack
6 3 (2.46%) IBM
6 3 (2.46%) LexisNexis
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle
7 2 (1.64%) Cognos
7 2 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.82%) CA
8 1 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.82%) Google
8 1 (0.82%) iManage
8 1 (0.82%) Informatica
8 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.82%) Sun