Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 259 234
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 126 104 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 0.83% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 3.70% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 110 84 89
North West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,625 £64,625 £62,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 2783 2814 3298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.00% 22.54% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2228 2516
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,500
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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +25 66 £40,000 -15.79% 6
Cheshire -21 49 £47,500 +43.94% 5
Merseyside +20 11 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Lancashire -4 1 £37,500 +15.38%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 North West region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 126 (100.00%) ITIL
2 59 (46.83%) Windows
3 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
4 36 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 34 (26.98%) Finance
6 33 (26.19%) Service Management
7 30 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 23 (18.25%) Office 365
9 22 (17.46%) VMware
10 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (16.67%) SAN
10 21 (16.67%) Cisco
10 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (15.87%) WAN
12 19 (15.08%) LAN
12 19 (15.08%) DNS
12 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (14.29%) Windows 7
13 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
13 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
13 18 (14.29%) Law
14 17 (13.49%) Web Services
14 17 (13.49%) MCSE
14 17 (13.49%) DHCP
14 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
14 17 (13.49%) Citrix
15 16 (12.70%) Terminal Services
15 16 (12.70%) vSphere
15 16 (12.70%) Hyper-V
15 16 (12.70%) SharePoint 2013

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 18 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.38%) Confluence
6 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) JBoss
7 2 (1.59%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.25%) Office 365
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.79%) IaaS
4 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.67%) SAN
2 20 (15.87%) WAN
3 19 (15.08%) DNS
3 19 (15.08%) LAN
4 17 (13.49%) DHCP
4 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.76%) VPN
6 4 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.38%) NAS
7 3 (2.38%) SSL
7 3 (2.38%) WebEx
8 2 (1.59%) Wireless
9 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.79%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.79%) MPLS
9 1 (0.79%) VLAN
9 1 (0.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (4.76%) Redis
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) DB2
4 1 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (26.98%) Finance
2 18 (14.29%) Law
3 13 (10.32%) Legal
4 10 (7.94%) Banking
5 8 (6.35%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.76%) Retail
7 3 (2.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (35.71%) Analyst
2 18 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 17 (13.49%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 15 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Architect
6 14 (11.11%) Service Architect
6 14 (11.11%) Service Design Architect
6 14 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) Web Services
2 4 (3.17%) Middleware
3 3 (2.38%) JSP
4 2 (1.59%) J2EE
5 1 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.79%) HTML
5 1 (0.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.76%) CMDB
3 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.17%) iPhone
4 3 (2.38%) iPad
4 3 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.79%) Life Science
6 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 59 (46.83%) Windows
2 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 15 (11.90%) Windows Server
5 13 (10.32%) Unix
6 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.73%) Linux
7 11 (8.73%) Windows 10
7 11 (8.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.97%) Android
9 3 (2.38%) HPUX
10 2 (1.59%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.79%) CentOS
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) ITIL
2 33 (26.19%) Service Management
3 30 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 14 (11.11%) Change Management
4 14 (11.11%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 14 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 14 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 14 (11.11%) Service Design
5 11 (8.73%) Project Management
6 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (7.94%) ITSM
7 8 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.56%) DevOps
8 7 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.76%) Microservices
9 6 (4.76%) Open Source
9 6 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.76%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.90%) SQL
2 8 (6.35%) Java
3 7 (5.56%) Python
3 7 (5.56%) Ruby
4 6 (4.76%) PHP
5 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.79%) AWK
7 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) sed
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (13.49%) MCSE
3 6 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 6 (4.76%) MCP
4 3 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) MCSA
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) PMO
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 36 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 16 (12.70%) Terminal Services
3 16 (12.70%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (12.70%) vSphere
4 6 (4.76%) Docker
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Puppet
2 6 (4.76%) Ansible
2 6 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Control-M
4 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.79%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.79%) Grafana
4 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.79%) Packer
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) Terraform
4 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (32.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.46%) VMware
3 21 (16.67%) Cisco
4 17 (13.49%) Citrix
5 9 (7.14%) HP
6 6 (4.76%) SaltStack
7 4 (3.17%) IBM
7 4 (3.17%) Oracle
8 3 (2.38%) LexisNexis
9 2 (1.59%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.79%) Apple
10 1 (0.79%) CA
10 1 (0.79%) Cognos
10 1 (0.79%) iManage
10 1 (0.79%) Informatica
10 1 (0.79%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.79%) Remedy
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.79%) Sun