Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 18 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 210 249 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 10.97% 11.73% 11.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.96% 12.70% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 101 199 233
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +30.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20,750 £21,000 £18,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,946 £56,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,471 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% -

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,756 1,960 2,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.75% 92.32% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 1,698 1,985
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Wales

ITIL
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Wales

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Wales over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Wales

ITIL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Mid Wales 0 103 £26,000 -39.53%
South Wales -16 88 £39,375 +10.92% 13
West Wales -4 16 £40,210 -19.90% 1
North Wales -4 3 £37,500 +36.36%
ITIL
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 105 (50.00%) Degree
2 96 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 87 (41.43%) Management Information System
4 83 (39.52%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (37.14%) SQL
6 73 (34.76%) Windows
7 64 (30.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 60 (28.57%) Service Management
8 60 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 57 (27.14%) Process Improvement
10 55 (26.19%) Business Process Improvement
10 55 (26.19%) Mentoring
11 52 (24.76%) Windows Server
12 49 (23.33%) Decision-Making
13 48 (22.86%) JavaScript
13 48 (22.86%) Release Management
14 47 (22.38%) Project Management
15 46 (21.90%) Service Delivery
15 46 (21.90%) Enterprise Software
16 45 (21.43%) SLA
17 44 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 44 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (20.00%) SQL Server
19 41 (19.52%) VMware
20 40 (19.05%) Finance
20 40 (19.05%) Problem Management
20 40 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
21 38 (18.10%) ITSM
22 36 (17.14%) QA
23 35 (16.67%) User Experience

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (10.48%) BizTalk Server
1 22 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.86%) IIS
5 4 (1.90%) Liferay
6 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.95%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.95%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.48%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.00%) Office 365
3 10 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.38%) IaaS
5 4 (1.90%) Mimecast
5 4 (1.90%) PaaS
6 3 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.90%) DNS
2 16 (7.62%) LAN
3 11 (5.24%) DHCP
3 11 (5.24%) WAN
4 6 (2.86%) SAN
4 6 (2.86%) VPN
5 5 (2.38%) Firewall
5 5 (2.38%) Wireless
6 4 (1.90%) VoIP
7 3 (1.43%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (1.43%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.95%) NAS
8 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.48%) HTTP
9 1 (0.48%) MPLS
9 1 (0.48%) Network Security
9 1 (0.48%) RTP
9 1 (0.48%) SMS
9 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 24 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.19%) MySQL
5 13 (6.19%) Power BI
6 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.90%) Big Data
7 4 (1.90%) Data Mart
7 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.90%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (1.90%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) JIRA
2 7 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.38%) Maven
3 5 (2.38%) Subversion
4 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (19.05%) Finance
2 10 (4.76%) Advertising
3 6 (2.86%) Automotive
4 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Back Office
5 4 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.95%) Games
6 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.48%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 83 (39.52%) Analyst
2 38 (18.10%) IT Analyst
3 27 (12.86%) Senior Analyst
4 25 (11.90%) Service Analyst
5 19 (9.05%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 19 (9.05%) Solutions Analyst
6 16 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (7.62%) Research Analyst
7 15 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
7 15 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (6.67%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 14 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 13 (6.19%) Applications Support
10 12 (5.71%) Consultant
10 12 (5.71%) Support Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) Service Manager
11 11 (5.24%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.43%) HTML
2 23 (10.95%) REST
2 23 (10.95%) SOAP
3 22 (10.48%) Web Services
4 19 (9.05%) XML
5 17 (8.10%) .NET
6 10 (4.76%) CSS
7 5 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.90%) HTML5
8 4 (1.90%) Java EE
8 4 (1.90%) JPA
8 4 (1.90%) jQuery
8 4 (1.90%) OSGi
8 4 (1.90%) Spring
8 4 (1.90%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.43%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.43%) SAML
10 2 (0.95%) CGI
10 2 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 87 (41.43%) Management Information System
2 46 (21.90%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (16.67%) User Experience
4 30 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (9.52%) Driving Licence
6 19 (9.05%) Computer Science
7 10 (4.76%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.38%) Fat Client
8 5 (2.38%) PKI
8 5 (2.38%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.90%) Clustering
9 4 (1.90%) Replication
9 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.43%) Fintech
10 3 (1.43%) iSeries
10 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
10 3 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.95%) iPhone
12 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (34.76%) Windows
2 52 (24.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.14%) Linux
4 12 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.86%) Android
8 5 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.95%) CentOS
9 2 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.48%) SUSE
10 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (39.52%) Problem-Solving
2 64 (30.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 60 (28.57%) Service Management
4 57 (27.14%) Process Improvement
5 55 (26.19%) Business Process Improvement
5 55 (26.19%) Mentoring
6 49 (23.33%) Decision-Making
7 48 (22.86%) Release Management
8 47 (22.38%) Project Management
9 46 (21.90%) Service Delivery
10 44 (20.95%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (19.05%) Problem Management
12 38 (18.10%) ITSM
13 31 (14.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (11.43%) TOGAF
15 23 (10.95%) Validation
16 22 (10.48%) ETL
16 22 (10.48%) Proactive Management
16 22 (10.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 78 (37.14%) SQL
2 48 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 28 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 22 (10.48%) Java
5 18 (8.57%) PHP
6 17 (8.10%) C#
7 14 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.90%) VB
9 2 (0.95%) Perl
9 2 (0.95%) Python
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) C-shell
10 1 (0.48%) Jython
10 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 105 (50.00%) Degree
2 44 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (10.48%) Postgraduate
5 19 (9.05%) MCITP
6 13 (6.19%) MCSA
7 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.86%) CCNA
9 5 (2.38%) MCSE
10 4 (1.90%) CCNP
11 3 (1.43%) CISSP
11 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.95%) CITP
12 2 (0.95%) ISEB
12 2 (0.95%) MCDST
13 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
13 1 (0.48%) HNC
13 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (21.43%) SLA
2 36 (17.14%) QA
3 8 (3.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.38%) PMO
5 4 (1.90%) GDPR
6 3 (1.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 60 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 33 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.38%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.43%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.95%) Docker
7 2 (0.95%) vSphere
8 1 (0.48%) KVM
8 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 9 (4.29%) SCOM
2 9 (4.29%) SCOrch
3 7 (3.33%) Ansible
3 7 (3.33%) SCCM
4 5 (2.38%) Puppet
5 4 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (1.90%) SCSM
5 4 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.48%) Salt
6 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.52%) VMware
3 28 (13.33%) Oracle
4 20 (9.52%) HP
5 16 (7.62%) Veeam
6 12 (5.71%) Citrix
7 11 (5.24%) 3PAR
8 10 (4.76%) Cisco
8 10 (4.76%) SAP
8 10 (4.76%) Veritas
9 7 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.90%) Actifio
10 4 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.43%) F5
11 3 (1.43%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.43%) Remedy
11 3 (1.43%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.95%) Lotus
12 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.48%) Apple