Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 196 139
Rank change year-on-year +72 -57 +57
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 170 124 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.18% 1.26% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 5.36% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83 67 106
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.44% -0.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £28,825 £26,900 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% +9.30% -4.44%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,293 2,314 2,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.45% 23.53% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,511 1,611 1,869
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL Certification in the West Midlands

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Birmingham +30 119 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Worcestershire -9 14 £60,000 +3.45%
Solihull +21 10 £52,500 +57.89% 9
Warwickshire +27 9 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Coventry +20 9 £42,500 -3.41%
Shropshire - 2 £28,000 -
Staffordshire +21 1 £42,500 +49.12%
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 170 (100.00%) ITIL
2 87 (51.18%) Data Centre
3 72 (42.35%) Service Delivery
4 67 (39.41%) Cisco
4 67 (39.41%) HP
5 65 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 56 (32.94%) Windows
7 53 (31.18%) VMware
8 51 (30.00%) SharePoint
8 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 49 (28.82%) Active Directory
10 48 (28.24%) Hyper-V
11 47 (27.65%) Self-Motivation
12 46 (27.06%) SCCM
12 46 (27.06%) SLA
13 43 (25.29%) GDPR
14 41 (24.12%) Web Filtering
14 41 (24.12%) Kalman Filter
14 41 (24.12%) Patch Management
14 41 (24.12%) Data Protection
14 41 (24.12%) Dell
14 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 41 (24.12%) Symantec
14 41 (24.12%) McAfee
14 41 (24.12%) Norton AntiVirus
14 41 (24.12%) Forcepoint
14 41 (24.12%) IBM
14 41 (24.12%) DHCP
14 41 (24.12%) DNS
15 35 (20.59%) Degree

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 51 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 33 (19.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (9.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (6.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) SAP ECC
1 4 (2.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.35%) PaaS
4 3 (1.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.12%) DHCP
1 41 (24.12%) DNS
2 27 (15.88%) Firewall
3 26 (15.29%) LAN
3 26 (15.29%) OSPF
3 26 (15.29%) WAN
4 9 (5.29%) Internet
5 3 (1.76%) Extranet
6 2 (1.18%) VoIP
7 1 (0.59%) VPN
7 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.53%) MySQL
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.35%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.76%) Subversion
1 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (7.06%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Retail
3 4 (2.35%) Legal
3 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Law
4 2 (1.18%) Local Government
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (15.29%) Architect
2 21 (12.35%) Analyst
3 19 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 16 (9.41%) Service Architect
6 14 (8.24%) IT Manager
6 14 (8.24%) Technical Leader
7 13 (7.65%) Service Manager
8 12 (7.06%) Network Engineer
8 12 (7.06%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (6.47%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.29%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (5.29%) Services Delivery Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Head of Infrastructure
11 6 (3.53%) Technical Architect
12 4 (2.35%) SAP Architect
12 4 (2.35%) Senior Manager
12 4 (2.35%) Service Analyst
12 4 (2.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (1.76%) JSON
1 3 (1.76%) Kafka
1 3 (1.76%) Middleware
1 3 (1.76%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (1.76%) REST
1 3 (1.76%) SOAP
1 3 (1.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (51.18%) Data Centre
2 47 (27.65%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.76%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.18%) CMDB
5 2 (1.18%) iPhone
5 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 56 (32.94%) Windows
2 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (6.47%) Linux
3 11 (6.47%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (100.00%) ITIL
2 72 (42.35%) Service Delivery
3 41 (24.12%) Data Protection
3 41 (24.12%) Kalman Filter
3 41 (24.12%) Patch Management
3 41 (24.12%) Web Filtering
4 34 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 28 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (16.47%) Service Management
6 26 (15.29%) Computer Science
6 26 (15.29%) Network Management
6 26 (15.29%) Presales
6 26 (15.29%) Software Engineering
7 24 (14.12%) Customer Requirements
8 23 (13.53%) ITSM
9 22 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (12.94%) DevOps
9 22 (12.94%) Technical Leadership
10 21 (12.35%) Incident Management
11 19 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.12%) SQL
2 6 (3.53%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (20.59%) Degree
2 26 (15.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
4 10 (5.88%) IIBA
4 10 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.94%) HNC
6 3 (1.76%) CISSP
7 2 (1.18%) CISMP
7 2 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.59%) CISA
8 1 (0.59%) CISM
8 1 (0.59%) CRISC
8 1 (0.59%) GISP
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (27.06%) SLA
2 43 (25.29%) GDPR
3 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.76%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.59%) GxP
6 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (28.82%) Active Directory
3 48 (28.24%) Hyper-V
4 14 (8.24%) Firmware
5 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 46 (27.06%) SCCM
2 41 (24.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (2.35%) SCOM
3 4 (2.35%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 67 (39.41%) Cisco
1 67 (39.41%) HP
2 65 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 53 (31.18%) VMware
4 41 (24.12%) Dell
4 41 (24.12%) Forcepoint
4 41 (24.12%) IBM
4 41 (24.12%) McAfee
4 41 (24.12%) Symantec
5 26 (15.29%) CheckPoint
5 26 (15.29%) Fortinet
6 23 (13.53%) ServiceNow
7 8 (4.71%) SAP
8 7 (4.12%) Citrix
9 5 (2.94%) Oracle
10 2 (1.18%) Avaya
10 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.18%) Sony