Period
to 29 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 35 25
Rank change year-on-year -36 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 27 61 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 2.57% 6.37% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 7.18% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 97
10th Percentile £31,636 £28,200 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,313 £33,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,159 £39,500 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.79% +1.28% +0.97%
75th Percentile £50,000 £47,375 £45,000
90th Percentile £54,375 £51,275 £50,200
Wales median annual salary £44,379 £38,500 £38,650
% change year-on-year +15.27% -0.39% -2.77%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 953 850 1,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.59% 88.82% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 712 743 1,253
10th Percentile £28,300 £29,886 £27,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.11% +9.76% -0.61%
75th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,250
Wales median annual salary £44,361 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.25% -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in South Wales

ITIL
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL in South Wales.

Salary trend for ITIL in South Wales

ITIL
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL in South Wales over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

Salary histogram for ITIL in South Wales

ITIL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 29 July 2021. 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
Newport +4 13 £42,361 -0.33% 7
Cardiff -24 12 £45,909 +16.22% 4
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £34,384 -
ITIL
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 14 (51.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (37.04%) DevOps
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (33.33%) Social Skills
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) SLA
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (18.52%) Azure
7 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 5 (18.52%) User Experience
7 5 (18.52%) REST
7 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
7 5 (18.52%) Spring
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.81%) VMware
8 4 (14.81%) ITSM

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (7.41%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Serenity BDD
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) REST Assured
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) REST
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) DevOps
3 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.81%) ITSM
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
8 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Scala
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ECDL
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) LFCE
3 1 (3.70%) LFCS
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Docker
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy