ITIL Foundation Certificate Jobs

ITIL Foundation Certificate
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 736 723 1012
Rank change year-on-year -13 +289 -205
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 153 173 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.61% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 108 119 236
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £30,875 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,322 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% - -
75th Percentile £58,269 £62,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £66,450 £74,250 £63,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% -10.59% +25.00%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26,472 28,267 50,106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 26.47% 33.51% 27.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15,597 14,086 20,258
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,000 £30,500
25th Percentile £39,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +8.25% +1.04%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate.

Salary trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the UK

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England +25 139 £40,322 -5.13% 18
UK excluding London -62 110 £37,500 -1.32% 17
Work from Home +51 60 £58,000 +22.11% 9
South East +4 50 £59,000 +24.21% 5
London +91 41 £52,500 -15.32% 4
North of England +15 21 £31,750 -7.97% 4
Yorkshire +36 12 £31,500 -8.70% 2
East Midlands -23 11 £37,500 +13.64% 3
South West -23 11 £31,750 -9.29% 3
Midlands -52 11 £37,500 +13.64% 3
Scotland -46 9 £45,067 -5.34%
North West -12 8 £31,000 -31.11% 1
East of England -21 4 £29,000 -47.27%
Isle of Man - 4 - -
North East - 1 £70,000 - 1

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Exchange
2 15 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.19%) Skype for Business
4 10 (6.54%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 38 (24.84%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (48.37%) Microsoft 365
2 53 (34.64%) Azure
3 36 (23.53%) Entra ID
4 24 (15.69%) Azure Monitor
5 17 (11.11%) Azure Storage
6 3 (1.96%) SaaS
7 2 (1.31%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.95%) DNS
2 27 (17.65%) DHCP
3 26 (16.99%) Firewall
4 16 (10.46%) Telepresence
5 11 (7.19%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (7.19%) Skype
6 9 (5.88%) VPN
7 6 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.27%) WebEx
8 5 (3.27%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.61%) Internet
9 4 (2.61%) NAS
9 4 (2.61%) SAN
9 4 (2.61%) SSL
9 4 (2.61%) VLAN
9 4 (2.61%) Wireless
10 3 (1.96%) ADSL
11 2 (1.31%) VoIP
12 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.31%) DTS
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 94 (61.44%) Social Skills
2 37 (24.18%) Finance
3 23 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (8.50%) Law
5 12 (7.84%) Telecoms
6 11 (7.19%) Automotive
6 11 (7.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (7.19%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (6.54%) Public Sector
8 9 (5.88%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 9 (5.88%) Legal
9 5 (3.27%) Games
9 5 (3.27%) Multimedia
10 2 (1.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.65%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.65%) Marketing
11 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (15.03%) Support Specialist
2 22 (14.38%) Analyst
3 20 (13.07%) IT Support
3 20 (13.07%) Support Engineer
4 19 (12.42%) Lead
4 19 (12.42%) Team Leader
5 17 (11.11%) Active Directory Specialist
5 17 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
5 17 (11.11%) Azure Specialist
6 14 (9.15%) IT Engineer
7 11 (7.19%) Incident Manager
8 10 (6.54%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.23%) IT Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Azure Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Graduate
10 7 (4.58%) Graduate Support Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) IT Support Technician
10 7 (4.58%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.11%) ARM Templates
2 7 (4.58%) Loki
3 5 (3.27%) XMPP
3 5 (3.27%) YAML
4 3 (1.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.31%) .NET
6 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.65%) CSS
6 1 (0.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.65%) JSON
6 1 (0.65%) REST
6 1 (0.65%) SOAP
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Self-Motivation
2 23 (15.03%) Management Information System
3 17 (11.11%) PKI
4 12 (7.84%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (7.19%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.88%) Driving Licence
7 7 (4.58%) Replication
8 5 (3.27%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.27%) CMDB
9 3 (1.96%) AS400
9 3 (1.96%) iSeries
9 3 (1.96%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (1.31%) PMI
11 1 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.65%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 83 (54.25%) Windows
2 39 (25.49%) Linux
3 38 (24.84%) Windows 10
4 24 (15.69%) Windows Server
5 17 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
5 17 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
6 11 (7.19%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.58%) VMS
8 2 (1.31%) Android
8 2 (1.31%) Unix
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (100.00%) ITIL
2 67 (43.79%) Service Management
3 47 (30.72%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (28.10%) Service Delivery
5 42 (27.45%) Customer Service
6 33 (21.57%) Agile
7 32 (20.92%) ITSM
8 29 (18.95%) Incident Management
9 27 (17.65%) CI/CD
9 27 (17.65%) DevOps
10 26 (16.99%) Analytics
11 25 (16.34%) Problem Management
12 24 (15.69%) Infrastructure as Code
12 24 (15.69%) RBAC
13 22 (14.38%) Customer-Centricity
14 20 (13.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (13.07%) Time Management
15 19 (12.42%) Release Management
16 18 (11.76%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.73%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.11%) Bicep
2 17 (11.11%) C#
2 17 (11.11%) VB
2 17 (11.11%) VBScript
3 10 (6.54%) SQL
4 6 (3.92%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.61%) C++
5 4 (2.61%) Java
5 4 (2.61%) Python
6 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 91 (59.48%) Degree
2 25 (16.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (14.38%) Security Cleared
4 18 (11.76%) Azure Certification
5 17 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 15 (9.80%) SC Cleared
7 14 (9.15%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (7.19%) Master's Degree
8 11 (7.19%) MBA
9 8 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.61%) CCDP
10 4 (2.61%) CCNA
10 4 (2.61%) CCNP
10 4 (2.61%) CCSP
10 4 (2.61%) MCP
10 4 (2.61%) MCSA
10 4 (2.61%) MCSE
11 3 (1.96%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.96%) PMP
12 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.80%) SLA
2 8 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (30.72%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 17 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (6.54%) Docker
4 6 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 26 (16.99%) SCCM
3 25 (16.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 21 (13.73%) WSUS
5 17 (11.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 17 (11.11%) SCOM
6 10 (6.54%) Ansible
6 10 (6.54%) Puppet
6 10 (6.54%) ZABBIX
7 7 (4.58%) Prometheus
8 5 (3.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (60.78%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.07%) Cisco
3 14 (9.15%) ServiceNow
4 11 (7.19%) Apple
4 11 (7.19%) Polycom
5 6 (3.92%) Citrix
5 6 (3.92%) VMware
6 5 (3.27%) iManage
6 5 (3.27%) Remedy
6 5 (3.27%) Veeam
7 4 (2.61%) BMC
7 4 (2.61%) Draytek
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.31%) HP
9 2 (1.31%) IFS
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle
9 2 (1.31%) Snow
10 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds