Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 157 247 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 7.76% 12.52% 12.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.73% 13.53% 13.62%
Number of salaries quoted 92 197 244
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,325 £19,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,080 £50,950
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,700
% change year-on-year - +2.97% -2.89%

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 1,799 1,825 2,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.93% 92.50% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,454 1,571 2,003
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
South Wales -25 85 £40,000 +26.98% 14
Mid Wales +1 53 - -
West Wales -5 13 £40,210 -19.90% 1
North Wales -3 5 £37,500 +36.36% 1
ITIL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 58 (36.94%) Windows
3 55 (35.03%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (33.76%) Degree
5 48 (30.57%) Management Information System
6 46 (29.30%) SQL
6 46 (29.30%) Windows Server
7 44 (28.03%) Active Directory
8 37 (23.57%) VMware
8 37 (23.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 36 (22.93%) Service Management
10 33 (21.02%) Service Delivery
10 33 (21.02%) Project Management
11 32 (20.38%) Process Improvement
12 30 (19.11%) Business Process Improvement
12 30 (19.11%) Finance
13 29 (18.47%) Mentoring
14 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (17.20%) JavaScript
14 27 (17.20%) SLA
15 26 (16.56%) SQL Server
15 26 (16.56%) Release Management
15 26 (16.56%) Decision-Making
16 24 (15.29%) Problem Management
16 24 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
18 21 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (13.38%) ITIL Certification
18 21 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
18 21 (13.38%) Enterprise Software

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 20 (12.74%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.92%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (8.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.82%) IIS
4 4 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.91%) Liferay
6 2 (1.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.64%) assyst
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.55%) Office 365
3 7 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.55%) IaaS
4 4 (2.55%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.55%) PaaS
5 3 (1.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) DNS
1 15 (9.55%) LAN
2 12 (7.64%) DHCP
3 9 (5.73%) WAN
4 7 (4.46%) SAN
5 4 (2.55%) Firewall
5 4 (2.55%) VoIP
6 3 (1.91%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.91%) NAS
6 3 (1.91%) WLAN
7 2 (1.27%) VPN
7 2 (1.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.64%) MPLS
8 1 (0.64%) RTP
8 1 (0.64%) Skype
8 1 (0.64%) SNMP
8 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.10%) Relational Database
3 15 (9.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (8.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (5.10%) MySQL
6 7 (4.46%) Power BI
7 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.55%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.55%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.91%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.91%) JIRA
2 3 (1.91%) Maven
2 3 (1.91%) Subversion
2 3 (1.91%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.11%) Finance
2 7 (4.46%) Advertising
3 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.91%) Automotive
5 2 (1.27%) Back Office
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
5 2 (1.27%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.64%) Games
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (34.39%) Analyst
2 24 (15.29%) IT Analyst
3 18 (11.46%) Service Analyst
4 17 (10.83%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (10.83%) Service Manager
5 13 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (8.28%) Support Analyst
6 12 (7.64%) Consultant
6 12 (7.64%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.64%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.64%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (7.01%) Business Systems Analyst
7 11 (7.01%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 11 (7.01%) Solutions Analyst
7 11 (7.01%) Systems Analyst
8 10 (6.37%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 10 (6.37%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.19%) HTML
2 15 (9.55%) REST
2 15 (9.55%) SOAP
3 14 (8.92%) Web Services
4 13 (8.28%) .NET
5 12 (7.64%) XML
6 5 (3.18%) CSS
7 4 (2.55%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.55%) CGI
7 4 (2.55%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.55%) HTML5
7 4 (2.55%) Spring
8 3 (1.91%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.91%) Java EE
8 3 (1.91%) JPA
8 3 (1.91%) jQuery
8 3 (1.91%) OSGi
8 3 (1.91%) SAML
8 3 (1.91%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 48 (30.57%) Management Information System
2 21 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.38%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (10.19%) User Experience
4 14 (8.92%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.64%) Driving Licence
6 11 (7.01%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.18%) Clustering
7 5 (3.18%) Fat Client
7 5 (3.18%) Replication
7 5 (3.18%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.91%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.27%) Fintech
9 2 (1.27%) PKI
9 2 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.94%) Windows
2 46 (29.30%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.73%) Linux
5 7 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.82%) Android
7 5 (3.18%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.18%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.27%) CentOS
10 2 (1.27%) Unix
11 1 (0.64%) AIX
11 1 (0.64%) SUSE
11 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.03%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (23.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 36 (22.93%) Service Management
4 33 (21.02%) Project Management
4 33 (21.02%) Service Delivery
5 32 (20.38%) Process Improvement
6 30 (19.11%) Business Process Improvement
7 29 (18.47%) Mentoring
8 26 (16.56%) Decision-Making
8 26 (16.56%) Release Management
9 24 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (15.29%) Problem Management
10 22 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (12.74%) ITSM
12 18 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (8.92%) ETL
13 14 (8.92%) SOA
13 14 (8.92%) Time Management
13 14 (8.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.30%) SQL
2 27 (17.20%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.10%) PowerShell
4 16 (10.19%) Java
5 13 (8.28%) C#
5 13 (8.28%) PHP
6 10 (6.37%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.64%) Jython
8 1 (0.64%) Perl
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 53 (33.76%) Degree
2 21 (13.38%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.92%) Postgraduate
4 9 (5.73%) MCSA
5 8 (5.10%) MCITP
6 4 (2.55%) MCSE
7 3 (1.91%) ISEB
7 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.91%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.27%) CISSP
9 1 (0.64%) CCNA
9 1 (0.64%) CCNP
9 1 (0.64%) CITP
9 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.20%) SLA
2 19 (12.10%) QA
3 6 (3.82%) GDPR
4 4 (2.55%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.27%) COBIT
5 2 (1.27%) PMO
System Software
1 44 (28.03%) Active Directory
2 27 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.91%) Shibboleth
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.64%) Docker
7 1 (0.64%) KVM
7 1 (0.64%) Xen
7 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) SCCM
2 7 (4.46%) SCOM
3 6 (3.82%) SCOrch
4 4 (2.55%) Ansible
4 4 (2.55%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (2.55%) SCSM
4 4 (2.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.91%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.91%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 67 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (23.57%) VMware
3 14 (8.92%) Oracle
4 11 (7.01%) HP
5 10 (6.37%) Citrix
6 7 (4.46%) SAP
7 6 (3.82%) Veeam
8 5 (3.18%) Cisco
9 4 (2.55%) Actifio
9 4 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.91%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.91%) Remedy
10 3 (1.91%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.91%) Veritas
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.64%) Apple
12 1 (0.64%) Aruba
12 1 (0.64%) Brocade
12 1 (0.64%) McAfee
12 1 (0.64%) NetApp