Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 267 232
Rank change year-on-year +15 -35 +44
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 106 108 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.88% 0.82% 0.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% 3.71% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 99
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,275 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.39% -21.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,500 £18,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,750 £54,000
England median annual salary £45,947 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.12% +2.22% -

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 2,523 2,913 2,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.85% 22.07% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,881 2,215 2,271
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +23 63 £40,000 +13.84% 5
Cheshire -17 30 £52,500 +55.56% 4
Merseyside +21 8 £27,500 -3.51%
Cumbria +1 4 £28,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £43,500 -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 106 (100.00%) ITIL
2 38 (35.85%) Windows
3 34 (32.08%) Service Delivery
4 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
5 29 (27.36%) Service Management
6 27 (25.47%) Active Directory
7 25 (23.58%) Project Management
8 24 (22.64%) SLA
9 23 (21.70%) Finance
10 22 (20.75%) Service Design
11 21 (19.81%) Presales
11 21 (19.81%) VMware
12 19 (17.92%) PRINCE2
12 19 (17.92%) Office 365
12 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (15.09%) Data Centre
13 16 (15.09%) Cisco
14 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (14.15%) Citrix
14 15 (14.15%) SAN
15 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
15 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
15 13 (12.26%) Retail
15 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
15 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
16 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (11.32%) Windows 7

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 12 (11.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (4.72%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.94%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.94%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (0.94%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (0.94%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.94%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.92%) Office 365
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.94%) G Suite
4 1 (0.94%) IaaS
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) SAN
2 12 (11.32%) LAN
2 12 (11.32%) WAN
3 9 (8.49%) DNS
4 6 (5.66%) Skype
4 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.77%) DHCP
5 4 (3.77%) Firewall
6 3 (2.83%) NAS
7 2 (1.89%) VoIP
8 1 (0.94%) 4G
8 1 (0.94%) ADSL
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.94%) VLAN
8 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.94%) JMeter
1 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Retail
3 11 (10.38%) Legal
4 9 (8.49%) Law
5 7 (6.60%) Banking
5 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
6 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
7 5 (4.72%) Military
8 1 (0.94%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (12.26%) Service Manager
2 12 (11.32%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.38%) Technical Manager
3 11 (10.38%) Technical Project Manager
4 10 (9.43%) Analyst
4 10 (9.43%) Data Centre Manager
4 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Integration Manager
7 5 (4.72%) IT Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Project Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Service Integration Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 5 (4.72%) WAN Project Manager
8 4 (3.77%) 1st Line Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.77%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) Web Services
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.66%) Smart Meter
6 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (4.72%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 5 (4.72%) Internet of Things
6 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.77%) User Experience
8 3 (2.83%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.83%) iPad
9 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.94%) iPhone
10 1 (0.94%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.85%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.32%) Windows 7
3 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.55%) Windows 10
6 7 (6.60%) Linux
7 4 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.94%) Android
10 1 (0.94%) SUSE
10 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) ITIL
2 34 (32.08%) Service Delivery
3 29 (27.36%) Service Management
4 25 (23.58%) Project Management
5 22 (20.75%) Service Design
6 21 (19.81%) Presales
7 19 (17.92%) PRINCE2
7 19 (17.92%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (12.26%) Incident Management
8 13 (12.26%) Problem Management
9 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (9.43%) Due Diligence
10 10 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (9.43%) ITSM
10 10 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (8.49%) Change Management
11 9 (8.49%) DevOps
12 8 (7.55%) Business Continuity
13 7 (6.60%) Analytics
13 7 (6.60%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.66%) Java
2 5 (4.72%) C++
2 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.72%) Scala
3 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) VB
4 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.55%) CCNP
5 8 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.55%) MCSE
6 7 (6.60%) Degree
7 6 (5.66%) CCNA
7 6 (5.66%) MCP
8 5 (4.72%) VCP5
8 5 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.83%) ISEB
10 2 (1.89%) CCIE
10 2 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.89%) MCITP
11 1 (0.94%) CAPM
11 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.94%) PMP
11 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.64%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) GDPR
2 7 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.60%) PMO
3 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.94%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 27 (25.47%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.66%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.83%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.89%) vCloud
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (0.94%) Docker
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) VMware
3 16 (15.09%) Cisco
4 15 (14.15%) Citrix
5 6 (5.66%) Veeam
6 5 (4.72%) Siemens
6 5 (4.72%) Tableau
7 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.83%) HP
9 2 (1.89%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.89%) NetApp
9 2 (1.89%) SAP
9 2 (1.89%) Symantec
10 1 (0.94%) Apple
10 1 (0.94%) Capita
10 1 (0.94%) Civica
10 1 (0.94%) IronPort
10 1 (0.94%) Mitel
10 1 (0.94%) NetIQ
10 1 (0.94%) Northgate