Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 258 209 245
Rank change year-on-year -49 +36 +44
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 115 172 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 1.38% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.54% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 71 108 90
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,274
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +9.40% +11.25%
10th Percentile £30,620 £22,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +3.26%

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11869 11198 11717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.82% 89.75% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9443 9353 9678
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the North West

ITIL V3
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the North West.

Salary trend for ITIL V3 in the North West

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V3 in the North West

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 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 44 £45,000 -23.08% 3
Cheshire -8 42 £43,500 +83.16% 2
Merseyside -27 26 £45,000 -5.26%
Cumbria +3 2 - -
Lancashire -3 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 115 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (53.91%) Service Management
3 49 (42.61%) Finance
4 37 (32.17%) Windows
5 29 (25.22%) Service Delivery
6 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
7 24 (20.87%) Degree
8 23 (20.00%) ITSM
9 22 (19.13%) Project Management
10 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (16.52%) Problem Management
12 18 (15.65%) Cisco
13 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 17 (14.78%) Change Management
14 16 (13.91%) MPLS
14 16 (13.91%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (13.91%) Banking
14 16 (13.91%) Incident Management
15 15 (13.04%) SLA
16 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
16 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (12.17%) Process Improvement
17 13 (11.30%) Asset Management
17 13 (11.30%) QA
17 13 (11.30%) DHCP
17 13 (11.30%) VPN
17 13 (11.30%) DNS
17 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
17 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
18 12 (10.43%) Firewall

ITIL V3
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 13 (11.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) CICS
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.74%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.87%) Confluence
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.87%) JBoss
5 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) MPLS
2 13 (11.30%) DHCP
2 13 (11.30%) DNS
2 13 (11.30%) VPN
3 12 (10.43%) Firewall
3 12 (10.43%) SSL
3 12 (10.43%) WAN
4 11 (9.57%) BGP
4 11 (9.57%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (9.57%) Cisco PIX
4 11 (9.57%) EIGRP
4 11 (9.57%) Ethernet
4 11 (9.57%) IP Telephony
4 11 (9.57%) IPsec
4 11 (9.57%) OSPF
4 11 (9.57%) SNMP
4 11 (9.57%) TACACS
4 11 (9.57%) VoIP
4 11 (9.57%) Wireless
4 11 (9.57%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.35%) DB2
4 3 (2.61%) IMS/DB
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Redmine
2 2 (1.74%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) Selenium
General
1 49 (42.61%) Finance
2 16 (13.91%) Banking
3 12 (10.43%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.96%) Law
5 7 (6.09%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (1.74%) Back Office
7 2 (1.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.87%) Advertising
8 1 (0.87%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (16.52%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Service Manager
3 12 (10.43%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.57%) IT Manager
4 11 (9.57%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 9 (7.83%) IT Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Change Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.22%) IT Services Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (5.22%) Project Support Coordinator
7 5 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Management Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.96%) Web Services
2 5 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.61%) .NET
3 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (2.61%) React
3 3 (2.61%) React Native
4 2 (1.74%) J2EE
4 2 (1.74%) JSP
4 2 (1.74%) SOAP
4 2 (1.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.70%) PMI
3 8 (6.96%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.22%) Life Science
4 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.48%) CMDB
5 4 (3.48%) Contactless
5 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.48%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.61%) iPad
7 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.74%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.74%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.74%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.87%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.87%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.17%) Windows
2 20 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.83%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.61%) Android
6 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.74%) Linux
7 2 (1.74%) Unix
7 2 (1.74%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.87%) AIX
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (53.91%) Service Management
3 29 (25.22%) Service Delivery
4 23 (20.00%) ITSM
5 22 (19.13%) Project Management
6 19 (16.52%) Problem Management
7 17 (14.78%) Change Management
7 17 (14.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (13.91%) Incident Management
9 14 (12.17%) Process Improvement
10 13 (11.30%) Asset Management
10 13 (11.30%) Risk Management
11 12 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.43%) Runbook
12 11 (9.57%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
12 11 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (8.70%) Logistics
13 10 (8.70%) Mentoring
13 10 (8.70%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.22%) Java
2 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.22%) SQL
3 4 (3.48%) COBOL
4 3 (2.61%) Apple Swift
4 3 (2.61%) C#
4 3 (2.61%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (20.87%) Degree
2 16 (13.91%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (9.57%) CCNP
4 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 8 (6.96%) MCSA
6 5 (4.35%) CCNA
6 5 (4.35%) MCSE
7 4 (3.48%) MCITP
7 4 (3.48%) MCP
8 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.87%) HND
9 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.87%) MCDST
9 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) SLA
2 13 (11.30%) QA
3 7 (6.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (4.35%) COBIT
5 3 (2.61%) PMO
6 2 (1.74%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.74%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.87%) GMP
7 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) XenApp
3 4 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.87%) vCloud
5 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) EdgeSight
1 9 (7.83%) Nagios
1 9 (7.83%) SCOM
2 8 (6.96%) SCCM
3 5 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.65%) Cisco
3 11 (9.57%) F5
3 11 (9.57%) Riverbed
3 11 (9.57%) ServiceNow
4 10 (8.70%) Citrix
5 7 (6.09%) IBM
6 6 (5.22%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.48%) HEAT Software
7 4 (3.48%) Oracle
7 4 (3.48%) Sun
8 3 (2.61%) VMware
8 3 (2.61%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.74%) BMC
9 2 (1.74%) Remedy
9 2 (1.74%) Symantec
10 1 (0.87%) Adobe
10 1 (0.87%) EMC
10 1 (0.87%) HP
10 1 (0.87%) NCR