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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 145 198
Rank change year-on-year -82 +53  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 44 89 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 1.61% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.82% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 64 36
Median salary £44,250 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.04% +53.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,661 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -16 21 £45,000 -
Manchester -52 12 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Merseyside -29 9 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Cumbria -4 2 - -
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 91 (100.00%) ITIL
2 38 (41.76%) Service Management
3 30 (32.97%) Finance
3 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
4 25 (27.47%) Service Delivery
5 21 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 19 (20.88%) Degree
7 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
7 18 (19.78%) Cisco
8 17 (18.68%) SQL
9 16 (17.58%) ITSM
9 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.58%) Windows
9 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (15.38%) Change Management
10 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 11 (12.09%) DHCP
12 11 (12.09%) DNS
12 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (12.09%) CCNP
12 11 (12.09%) Release Management
12 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.09%) Network Security
13 10 (10.99%) Asset Management
13 10 (10.99%) SLA
13 10 (10.99%) Web Services
13 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.20%) CICS
3 2 (2.20%) Drupal
3 2 (2.20%) GeoServer
3 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) Confluence
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Acrobat
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) Office 365
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) DHCP
1 11 (12.09%) DNS
1 11 (12.09%) Network Security
2 8 (8.79%) Firewall
2 8 (8.79%) VPN
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
3 6 (6.59%) BGP
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (6.59%) Cisco PIX
3 6 (6.59%) DMVPN
3 6 (6.59%) IP Telephony
3 6 (6.59%) IPsec
3 6 (6.59%) MPLS
3 6 (6.59%) NX-OS
3 6 (6.59%) OSPF
3 6 (6.59%) SSL
3 6 (6.59%) Wireless
3 6 (6.59%) Wireshark
3 6 (6.59%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.49%) DTS
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) DB2
5 2 (2.20%) IMS/DB
5 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.10%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Selenium
2 3 (3.30%) JIRA
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Billing
5 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Service Manager
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.69%) DBA
4 7 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 6 (6.59%) Architect
5 6 (6.59%) IT Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) IT Services Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.49%) Change Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Problem Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) Web Services
2 6 (6.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.20%) .NET
4 2 (2.20%) HTML
4 2 (2.20%) XML
5 1 (1.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) CMDB
5 4 (4.40%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.40%) Web 2.0
6 3 (3.30%) Contactless
6 3 (3.30%) iPad
6 3 (3.30%) Life Science
6 3 (3.30%) Smart Meter
7 2 (2.20%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.10%) Clustering
8 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
8 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.58%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) AIX
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) ITIL
2 38 (41.76%) Service Management
3 25 (27.47%) Service Delivery
4 21 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 16 (17.58%) ITSM
6 14 (15.38%) Change Management
6 14 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 14 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.09%) Release Management
8 10 (10.99%) Asset Management
8 10 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.89%) IT Strategy
10 8 (8.79%) DevOps
10 8 (8.79%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.79%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.79%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (7.69%) Service Design
11 7 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.68%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.20%) COBOL
3 2 (2.20%) Java
4 1 (1.10%) Perl
4 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (20.88%) Degree
2 11 (12.09%) CCNP
2 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.69%) MCSA
5 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.49%) CCSE
6 5 (5.49%) MCP
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.10%) HND
7 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.10%) MCITP
7 1 (1.10%) MCTS
7 1 (1.10%) NCDA
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) SLA
2 8 (8.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (6.59%) QA
4 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (3.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (3.30%) Data Quality
6 3 (3.30%) PMO
7 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) vSphere
2 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) Cisco
3 9 (9.89%) ServiceNow
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle
5 6 (6.59%) F5
5 6 (6.59%) Riverbed
6 5 (5.49%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.49%) HP
6 5 (5.49%) Palo Alto
6 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.49%) Symantec
6 5 (5.49%) Veeam
7 4 (4.40%) Remedy
8 3 (3.30%) BMC
8 3 (3.30%) VMware
9 2 (2.20%) IBM
9 2 (2.20%) Twitter
10 1 (1.10%) Adobe
10 1 (1.10%) NetApp
10 1 (1.10%) SAP
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softcat
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago