Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 246 208
Rank change year-on-year -26 -38 +46
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 99 127 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.81% 1.02% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.96% 4.50% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 124
North West median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% -1.32% -13.64%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,386 £53,713
England median annual salary £46,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.68% -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 2,500 2,823 2,901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.33% 22.63% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,862 2,106 2,370
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +4.44%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +10 54 £40,000 +23.08% 8
Cheshire -53 32 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Merseyside -1 9 £40,000 -24.58% 3
Cumbria -9 3 £50,000 - 1
Lancashire +2 1 £22,000 -45.00%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 38 (38.38%) Service Delivery
3 34 (34.34%) Project Management
4 29 (29.29%) Windows
5 26 (26.26%) SLA
5 26 (26.26%) Service Management
6 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 23 (23.23%) Finance
8 22 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 19 (19.19%) PRINCE2
9 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (17.17%) SAN
11 16 (16.16%) WAN
11 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
12 15 (15.15%) Presales
13 14 (14.14%) Service Design
13 14 (14.14%) PMO
14 13 (13.13%) Office 365
14 13 (13.13%) LAN
14 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (12.12%) Terminal Services
15 12 (12.12%) Retail
16 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
16 11 (11.11%) Data Centre
17 10 (10.10%) Change Management
17 10 (10.10%) Cisco
17 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (9.09%) DevOps
18 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

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 7 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.01%) CICS
5 1 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Office 365
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.02%) IaaS
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) SAN
2 16 (16.16%) WAN
3 13 (13.13%) LAN
4 7 (7.07%) DNS
4 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.06%) DHCP
6 5 (5.05%) NAS
6 5 (5.05%) Wireless
7 3 (3.03%) Skype
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (1.01%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.01%) Firewall
8 1 (1.01%) Intranet
8 1 (1.01%) Network Security
8 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.01%) VLAN
8 1 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (3.03%) Redis
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) DB2
2 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 23 (23.23%) Finance
2 12 (12.12%) Retail
3 8 (8.08%) Law
4 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 7 (7.07%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.06%) Legal
5 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Automotive
6 1 (1.01%) Billing
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.17%) Service Manager
2 13 (13.13%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 11 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 11 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
5 9 (9.09%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Head of Delivery
7 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.05%) Architect
7 5 (5.05%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Integration Manager
7 5 (5.05%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Service Architect
7 5 (5.05%) Service Design Architect
7 5 (5.05%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Telecoms Manager
7 5 (5.05%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) Middleware
3 1 (1.01%) JSP
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (7.07%) User Experience
5 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.04%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.02%) CMDB
7 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.01%) AS400
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.01%) PMI
8 1 (1.01%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.01%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.01%) Social Media
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 8 (8.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.07%) Linux
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.05%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.05%) Unix
5 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.04%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) Android
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) HPUX
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.01%) SUSE
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.01%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) ITIL
2 38 (38.38%) Service Delivery
3 34 (34.34%) Project Management
4 26 (26.26%) Service Management
5 19 (19.19%) PRINCE2
5 19 (19.19%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
7 15 (15.15%) Presales
8 14 (14.14%) Service Design
9 11 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 10 (10.10%) Change Management
11 9 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (9.09%) DevOps
11 9 (9.09%) ITSM
11 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.08%) Business Continuity
12 8 (8.08%) Process Management
12 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 3 (3.03%) Java
2 3 (3.03%) PHP
2 3 (3.03%) Python
2 3 (3.03%) Ruby
3 1 (1.01%) C
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.05%) MCSE
6 4 (4.04%) Degree
7 3 (3.03%) MCP
8 2 (2.02%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.01%) CCIE
9 1 (1.01%) CCNP
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) MCSA
9 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.01%) PMP
9 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.26%) SLA
2 14 (14.14%) PMO
3 7 (7.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (5.05%) PCI DSS
5 4 (4.04%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.01%) GDPR
6 1 (1.01%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 22 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) Terminal Services
3 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (5.05%) vSphere
5 4 (4.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.04%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (2.02%) SCCM
4 1 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Cisco
3 9 (9.09%) Citrix
3 9 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (5.05%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.03%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.02%) SAP
7 1 (1.01%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos
7 1 (1.01%) Google
7 1 (1.01%) HP
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.01%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.01%) NetApp
7 1 (1.01%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.01%) Novell
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.01%) Remedy
7 1 (1.01%) Veeam