Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Certification
England > North West
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 178 208 267
Rank change year-on-year +30 +59 -26
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 75 125 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.20% 1.23% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.14% 5.26% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 58 86 73
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +14.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £24,050
90th Percentile £66,875 £61,875 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +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 1,221 2,378 2,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 19.56% 23.48% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1,608 1,837
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,781 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL Certification in the North West over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +28 41 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Merseyside +27 19 £50,000 +53.85%
Lancashire +47 8 £44,327 -27.84% 1
Cheshire +22 7 £60,000 +26.32%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 36 (48.00%) Windows
3 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (30.67%) SQL
5 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 21 (28.00%) Degree
6 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.33%) Service Management
8 18 (24.00%) Office 365
9 17 (22.67%) Linux
9 17 (22.67%) JIRA
10 16 (21.33%) SLA
10 16 (21.33%) Coaching
10 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
11 15 (20.00%) Release Management
11 15 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 15 (20.00%) Finance
12 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
12 14 (18.67%) Open Source
13 13 (17.33%) Azure
13 13 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (17.33%) SaaS
13 13 (17.33%) Java
14 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (16.00%) VPN
14 12 (16.00%) Change Management
14 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
14 12 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (16.00%) AWS

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 9 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) Confluence
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (8.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Office 365
2 13 (17.33%) Azure
2 13 (17.33%) SaaS
3 12 (16.00%) AWS
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.00%) Amazon ECS
4 6 (8.00%) GCP
4 6 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (8.00%) Power Platform
4 6 (8.00%) Slack
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) VPN
2 11 (14.67%) LAN
2 11 (14.67%) WAN
3 8 (10.67%) Firewall
4 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.00%) DHCP
5 6 (8.00%) DNS
6 4 (5.33%) FTP
6 4 (5.33%) Network Security
7 2 (2.67%) BGP
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.67%) SSL
7 2 (2.67%) Wireless
7 2 (2.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (8.00%) Big Data
3 6 (8.00%) GIS
3 6 (8.00%) MySQL
3 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.00%) Power BI
3 6 (8.00%) Redis
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (22.67%) JIRA
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (5.33%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Public Sector
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) German Language
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Analyst
2 13 (17.33%) Service Manager
3 10 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) ICT Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.33%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Service Transition Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Sun Support
8 4 (5.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) LDAP
1 6 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
3 1 (1.33%) COM
3 1 (1.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 6 (8.00%) e-Learning
2 6 (8.00%) User Experience
3 3 (4.00%) CMDB
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) EPoS
5 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.67%) Unix
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.33%) Android
6 7 (9.33%) Apple iOS
7 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) ITIL
2 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (25.33%) Service Management
4 16 (21.33%) Coaching
5 15 (20.00%) Release Management
5 15 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 14 (18.67%) Open Source
7 13 (17.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (16.00%) Change Management
8 12 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (16.00%) DevOps
9 11 (14.67%) Kanban
10 10 (13.33%) Computer Science
10 10 (13.33%) Customer-Centricity
10 10 (13.33%) ITSM
10 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
11 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (10.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
3 13 (17.33%) Java
4 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.00%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) GDPR
3 4 (5.33%) QA
4 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.00%) Docker
3 9 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) Ansible
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.67%) Puppet
3 6 (8.00%) Grafana
3 6 (8.00%) Kibana
3 6 (8.00%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.00%) Terraform
4 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) VMware
3 10 (13.33%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) SaltStack
4 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco
5 6 (8.00%) Remedy
5 6 (8.00%) Virgin Media
6 4 (5.33%) F5
6 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.33%) Sun
7 3 (4.00%) BMC
7 3 (4.00%) Dynatrace
7 3 (4.00%) IBM
7 3 (4.00%) NetScout
7 3 (4.00%) Snow
8 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.67%) Dell
8 2 (2.67%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat