Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 34 28
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 83 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 14.36% 6.76% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.99% 7.47% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 27
Northern Ireland median annual salary £25,000 £21,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -44.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,000 £20,500 £28,550
90th Percentile £32,650 £50,625 £60,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

ITIL 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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 519 388 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 89.79% 90.44% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 350 273 261
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £59,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for ITIL in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
County Antrim +22 83 £25,000 +19.05% 4
ITIL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing ITIL 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 56 (67.47%) ITIL V3
2 40 (48.19%) Linux
3 39 (46.99%) Java
4 37 (44.58%) Problem Management
5 36 (43.37%) SaaS
5 36 (43.37%) DevOps
5 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
6 35 (42.17%) Internet
6 35 (42.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (42.17%) Internet of Things
6 35 (42.17%) High Availability
7 34 (40.96%) Service Delivery
8 32 (38.55%) Smartphone
9 30 (36.14%) Windows
10 28 (33.73%) Cisco
10 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
11 24 (28.92%) LAN
11 24 (28.92%) WAN
11 24 (28.92%) Incident Management
12 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
12 23 (27.71%) Dell
13 22 (26.51%) VPN
13 22 (26.51%) MongoDB
14 21 (25.30%) REST
14 21 (25.30%) Kubernetes
14 21 (25.30%) Windows 10
14 21 (25.30%) Network Security
14 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
14 21 (25.30%) HTTPS
14 21 (25.30%) SOAP

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (22.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) JBoss
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (24.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (43.37%) SaaS
2 6 (7.23%) AWS
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
4 1 (1.20%) Azure
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) TCP/IP
2 35 (42.17%) Internet
3 24 (28.92%) LAN
3 24 (28.92%) WAN
4 22 (26.51%) VPN
5 21 (25.30%) HTTPS
5 21 (25.30%) Network Security
6 15 (18.07%) Wireshark
7 5 (6.02%) Firewall
7 5 (6.02%) Wireless
8 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.41%) DHCP
9 2 (2.41%) DNS
9 2 (2.41%) MPLS
9 2 (2.41%) SAN
9 2 (2.41%) WLAN
10 1 (1.20%) SMPP
10 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.51%) MongoDB
2 20 (24.10%) Hazelcast
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (18.07%) Public Sector
2 14 (16.87%) Local Government
3 12 (14.46%) Retail
4 5 (6.02%) Japanese Language
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Finance
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Support Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Applications Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Applications Support
2 20 (24.10%) Applications Support Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Infrastructure Support
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) Technical Support
6 11 (13.25%) Analyst
6 11 (13.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.02%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.82%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Service Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 3 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.41%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.30%) REST
1 21 (25.30%) SOAP
2 20 (24.10%) Elastic Stack
2 20 (24.10%) Spring
2 20 (24.10%) Vert.x
3 2 (2.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (42.17%) Internet of Things
2 32 (38.55%) Smartphone
3 20 (24.10%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (24.10%) Data Centre
4 19 (22.89%) Blackberry
5 17 (20.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.20%) PDA
6 1 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.20%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Linux
2 30 (36.14%) Windows
3 21 (25.30%) Windows 10
4 20 (24.10%) Windows 7
5 15 (18.07%) Unix
6 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) ITIL V3
2 37 (44.58%) Problem Management
3 36 (43.37%) DevOps
4 35 (42.17%) High Availability
5 34 (40.96%) Service Delivery
6 24 (28.92%) Incident Management
7 21 (25.30%) Knowledge Management
8 20 (24.10%) Open Source
8 20 (24.10%) Time Management
9 17 (20.48%) Service Management
10 15 (18.07%) Task Automation
11 8 (9.64%) Process Management
12 7 (8.43%) ITSM
12 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
13 5 (6.02%) Coaching
14 4 (4.82%) Problem-Solving
15 3 (3.61%) Change Management
15 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
15 3 (3.61%) Resource Allocation
15 3 (3.61%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.99%) Java
2 17 (20.48%) Python
3 15 (18.07%) C
3 15 (18.07%) C++
3 15 (18.07%) Go
3 15 (18.07%) Perl
3 15 (18.07%) Ruby
3 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.82%) SQL
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) MCDST
1 19 (22.89%) MCITP
1 19 (22.89%) MCP
1 19 (22.89%) MCSA
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) CCNA
3 4 (4.82%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (42.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 23 (27.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Docker
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) Kubernetes
2 20 (24.10%) Prometheus
3 19 (22.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 19 (22.89%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (3.61%) SCCM
5 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.20%) Kibana
6 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Cisco
1 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) Dell
3 19 (22.89%) Apple
3 19 (22.89%) Bloomberg
3 19 (22.89%) HP
3 19 (22.89%) Remedy
3 19 (22.89%) Reuters
4 4 (4.82%) EMC
5 3 (3.61%) Citrix
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle
6 2 (2.41%) CommVault
6 2 (2.41%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.41%) Veeam
6 2 (2.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.20%) arcserve
7 1 (1.20%) McAfee
7 1 (1.20%) Symantec