Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 246 260
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 -30
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 120 105 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 0.86% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.31% 3.74% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 99 96 81
North West median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -13.04%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,625 £63,750
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 2787 2807 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.85% 23.06% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2128 2258 2556
North West median annual salary £41,375 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +11 63 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Cheshire -13 48 £40,001 +21.21% 1
Merseyside +5 7 £39,250 -25.24%
Cumbria 0 1 - -
Lancashire -2 1 £37,500 +15.38%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 120 (100.00%) ITIL
2 55 (45.83%) Windows
3 34 (28.33%) Service Management
4 33 (27.50%) Active Directory
5 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 30 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 25 (20.83%) Cisco
8 23 (19.17%) Finance
9 22 (18.33%) SLA
10 19 (15.83%) LAN
11 18 (15.00%) WAN
11 18 (15.00%) MS Exchange
11 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (14.17%) SAN
12 17 (14.17%) Law
12 17 (14.17%) VMware
12 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (13.33%) Windows 7
13 16 (13.33%) Change Management
13 16 (13.33%) SharePoint
13 16 (13.33%) DNS
14 15 (12.50%) Web Services
14 15 (12.50%) Office 365
15 14 (11.67%) Incident Management
15 14 (11.67%) MCSE
15 14 (11.67%) TCP/IP
15 14 (11.67%) DHCP
15 14 (11.67%) Citrix
16 13 (10.83%) Terminal Services

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (10.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.17%) Confluence
7 2 (1.67%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.50%) Office 365
2 6 (5.00%) IaaS
3 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) LAN
2 18 (15.00%) WAN
3 17 (14.17%) SAN
4 16 (13.33%) DNS
5 14 (11.67%) DHCP
5 14 (11.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.33%) WebEx
7 3 (2.50%) SSL
7 3 (2.50%) VPN
8 2 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.83%) Broadband
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.83%) DSL
9 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.83%) MPLS
9 1 (0.83%) Network Security
9 1 (0.83%) VLAN
9 1 (0.83%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (3.33%) Redis
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) DB2
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
General
1 23 (19.17%) Finance
2 17 (14.17%) Law
3 9 (7.50%) Banking
4 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.00%) Retail
6 5 (4.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.67%) Advertising
7 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (27.50%) Analyst
2 15 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 13 (10.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (10.83%) Service Analyst
4 11 (9.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) IT Manager
4 11 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (9.17%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.17%) Support Engineer
5 8 (6.67%) Architect
5 8 (6.67%) Service Architect
5 8 (6.67%) Service Design Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Service Desk Manager
7 6 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Incident Manager
8 5 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
8 5 (4.17%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (3.33%) Middleware
3 2 (1.67%) JSP
4 1 (0.83%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) CMDB
3 6 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.33%) iPhone
4 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.83%) Life Science
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (45.83%) Windows
2 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 12 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.17%) Unix
5 11 (9.17%) Windows 8
6 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (5.83%) Linux
10 5 (4.17%) Android
11 2 (1.67%) AIX
11 2 (1.67%) HPUX
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (100.00%) ITIL
2 34 (28.33%) Service Management
3 30 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 16 (13.33%) Change Management
5 14 (11.67%) Incident Management
6 12 (10.00%) ITSM
7 11 (9.17%) Project Management
8 9 (7.50%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (6.67%) Service Design
10 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.83%) Performance Management
10 7 (5.83%) Problem Management
11 6 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (5.00%) CRM
11 6 (5.00%) Process Management
11 6 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) SQL
2 5 (4.17%) Java
3 4 (3.33%) PHP
3 4 (3.33%) Python
3 4 (3.33%) Ruby
4 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.83%) AWK
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.83%) sed
6 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (11.67%) MCSE
3 6 (5.00%) A+ Certification
3 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.00%) MCP
3 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.33%) Degree
5 3 (2.50%) CCNA
5 3 (2.50%) ISEB
5 3 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.83%) MCSA
6 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (18.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 33 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.83%) Terminal Services
3 13 (10.83%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (10.83%) vSphere
4 4 (3.33%) Docker
5 2 (1.67%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.83%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Ansible
1 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.33%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) Control-M
3 1 (0.83%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.83%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Nagios
3 1 (0.83%) Netcool
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.83%) Cisco
3 17 (14.17%) VMware
4 14 (11.67%) Citrix
5 7 (5.83%) HP
6 4 (3.33%) IBM
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle
6 4 (3.33%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.67%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
8 1 (0.83%) CA
8 1 (0.83%) Cognos
8 1 (0.83%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.83%) Informatica
8 1 (0.83%) Remedy
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.83%) Splunk
8 1 (0.83%) Sun