Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 253 255
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2 -5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 123 131 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.05% 0.99% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.80% 4.55% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 99 112 90
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,125 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.15% -5.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 2,563 2,877 2,845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.85% 21.68% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,984 2,198 2,265
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +26 83 £43,000 +12.42% 8
Cheshire -1 29 £47,500 - 3
Merseyside +14 8 £43,000 -14.00% 3
Cumbria - 2 £26,750 -
Lancashire +14 1 £43,500 +16.00%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 123 (100.00%) ITIL
2 47 (38.21%) Windows
3 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
4 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (26.83%) Active Directory
6 29 (23.58%) Service Delivery
7 28 (22.76%) Service Management
8 27 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (21.95%) DevOps
9 26 (21.14%) Internet of Things
9 26 (21.14%) VMware
10 25 (20.33%) Finance
11 24 (19.51%) BCP
12 23 (18.70%) Cisco
12 23 (18.70%) MS Exchange
12 23 (18.70%) Windows 7
12 23 (18.70%) Information Security
13 22 (17.89%) Puppet
13 22 (17.89%) OO
13 22 (17.89%) Citrix
13 22 (17.89%) Docker
13 22 (17.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (17.89%) Terraform
13 22 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (17.07%) Office 365
14 21 (17.07%) Internet
15 18 (14.63%) Problem Management
15 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (13.01%) Service Design

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 23 (18.70%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.07%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.25%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.81%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.81%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.81%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.81%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (0.81%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.81%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (17.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (17.07%) Office 365
4 5 (4.07%) PaaS
5 1 (0.81%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.07%) Internet
2 14 (11.38%) LAN
3 13 (10.57%) WAN
4 12 (9.76%) DNS
5 11 (8.94%) SAN
6 9 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.69%) DHCP
8 5 (4.07%) Skype
9 3 (2.44%) Firewall
9 3 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (1.63%) NAS
10 2 (1.63%) VoIP
11 1 (0.81%) 4G
11 1 (0.81%) ADSL
11 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.81%) MPLS
11 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.81%) JMeter
1 1 (0.81%) Selenium
General
1 25 (20.33%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Legal
3 8 (6.50%) Retail
4 7 (5.69%) Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Law
5 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.07%) Military
7 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (17.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Consultant
2 21 (17.07%) DevOps Consultant
3 14 (11.38%) Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) 1st Line Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Service Desk Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Data Centre Manager
8 7 (5.69%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.69%) ITIL Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.88%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.07%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.07%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.07%) Operations Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Project Leader
10 5 (4.07%) Release Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.81%) COM
2 1 (0.81%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.14%) Internet of Things
2 12 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.69%) Smart Meter
4 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.07%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.07%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 4 (3.25%) Smart Energy
7 3 (2.44%) CMDB
7 3 (2.44%) iPad
7 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.63%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.63%) Replication
8 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) iPhone
9 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.21%) Windows
2 23 (18.70%) Windows 7
3 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (11.38%) Windows 10
5 12 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 12 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.94%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.69%) Linux
8 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.44%) Android
10 2 (1.63%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.81%) Unix
11 1 (0.81%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.58%) Service Delivery
4 28 (22.76%) Service Management
5 27 (21.95%) DevOps
6 24 (19.51%) BCP
7 23 (18.70%) Information Security
8 22 (17.89%) OO
8 22 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (14.63%) Problem Management
10 16 (13.01%) Service Design
11 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (10.57%) Presales
12 12 (9.76%) Project Management
13 10 (8.13%) Analytics
14 9 (7.32%) Change Management
14 9 (7.32%) Incident Management
14 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2
15 8 (6.50%) Data Protection
15 8 (6.50%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.88%) Java
2 5 (4.07%) C++
2 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.07%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.07%) Scala
3 3 (2.44%) SQL
4 1 (0.81%) C#
4 1 (0.81%) Perl
4 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.81%) VB
4 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.94%) MCSE
3 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.50%) MCP
5 7 (5.69%) CCNP
5 7 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.69%) Degree
6 6 (4.88%) CCNA
7 5 (4.07%) VCP5
7 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.25%) MCITP
9 3 (2.44%) ISEB
9 3 (2.44%) MCSA
10 2 (1.63%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.63%) MCDST
11 1 (0.81%) CAPM
11 1 (0.81%) CCIE
11 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) GDPR
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) PMO
System Software
1 33 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.89%) Docker
3 15 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.13%) Terminal Server
5 4 (3.25%) vCloud
6 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.44%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.44%) vSphere
7 2 (1.63%) XenApp
8 1 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (17.89%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (17.89%) Puppet
1 22 (17.89%) Terraform
2 5 (4.07%) SCCM
3 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.81%) Nagios
4 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (32.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.14%) VMware
3 23 (18.70%) Cisco
4 22 (17.89%) Citrix
5 6 (4.88%) Veeam
6 5 (4.07%) BMC
6 5 (4.07%) Siemens
6 5 (4.07%) Tableau
7 4 (3.25%) HP
7 4 (3.25%) Remedy
8 3 (2.44%) Apple
9 2 (1.63%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.63%) SAP
9 2 (1.63%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.63%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) Aareon
10 1 (0.81%) Castleton
10 1 (0.81%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.81%) Palo Alto