Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 206 120
Rank change year-on-year +74 -86 +63
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 181 121 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.14% 1.21% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% 5.11% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 136
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% - -13.27%
10th Percentile £30,125 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 2,294 2,369 3,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.18% 23.62% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,526 1,827 2,213
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £63,950
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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
Birmingham +60 146 £57,500 +46.50% 6
Coventry +8 9 £46,250 +8.82% 2
Warwickshire +47 8 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Worcestershire +5 5 £60,000 +3.45% 2
Solihull +7 4 £57,500 +72.93%
Wolverhampton +4 3 - -
Staffordshire +21 1 £42,500 +53.15% 2
Shropshire +7 1 - - 2
Walsall - 1 £27,001 - 1
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 181 (100.00%) ITIL
2 118 (65.19%) Data Centre
3 90 (49.72%) Service Delivery
4 72 (39.78%) Cisco
5 71 (39.23%) HP
6 56 (30.94%) Microsoft
7 55 (30.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 55 (30.39%) Self-Motivation
8 50 (27.62%) Data Protection
9 46 (25.41%) GDPR
10 45 (24.86%) Windows
11 44 (24.31%) SLA
12 43 (23.76%) CheckPoint
12 43 (23.76%) Firewall
13 42 (23.20%) VMware
13 42 (23.20%) Fortinet
14 40 (22.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 40 (22.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 39 (21.55%) SharePoint
16 38 (20.99%) Incident Management
17 37 (20.44%) Degree
17 37 (20.44%) Hyper-V
18 33 (18.23%) Computer Science
19 32 (17.68%) SCCM
19 32 (17.68%) Software Engineering
19 32 (17.68%) Active Directory
19 32 (17.68%) Computer Science Degree
20 30 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 30 (16.57%) Kalman Filter
21 29 (16.02%) Patch Management

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 39 (21.55%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.60%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (8.29%) MS Visio
4 14 (7.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.87%) assyst
1 7 (3.87%) Sentinel
2 4 (2.21%) SAP ECC
2 4 (2.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.21%) PaaS
4 3 (1.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.76%) Firewall
2 29 (16.02%) DHCP
2 29 (16.02%) DNS
2 29 (16.02%) LAN
2 29 (16.02%) WAN
3 27 (14.92%) OSPF
4 10 (5.52%) Internet
5 5 (2.76%) NetScaler
5 5 (2.76%) VoIP
6 3 (1.66%) Extranet
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.55%) IPsec
7 1 (0.55%) SAN
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.21%) MySQL
1 4 (2.21%) SAP HANA
1 4 (2.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) JIRA
General
1 16 (8.84%) Finance
2 7 (3.87%) Retail
3 6 (3.31%) Legal
3 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Local Government
4 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (11.60%) Analyst
2 19 (10.50%) Architect
3 18 (9.94%) Technical Leader
4 15 (8.29%) Network Engineer
5 14 (7.73%) Incident Manager
5 14 (7.73%) Major Incident Manager
5 14 (7.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (7.73%) Technical Support
6 11 (6.08%) Service Architect
7 10 (5.52%) Team Leader
8 9 (4.97%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.97%) IT Manager
8 9 (4.97%) Network Team Leader
8 9 (4.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.42%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Data Architect
10 7 (3.87%) Information Security Compliance Officer
10 7 (3.87%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.66%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (1.66%) JSON
1 3 (1.66%) Kafka
1 3 (1.66%) Middleware
1 3 (1.66%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (1.66%) REST
1 3 (1.66%) SOAP
1 3 (1.66%) XML
2 2 (1.10%) COM
3 1 (0.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 118 (65.19%) Data Centre
2 55 (30.39%) Self-Motivation
3 33 (18.23%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.52%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.87%) CCTV
7 6 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.76%) CESG
8 5 (2.76%) Freedom of Information
8 5 (2.76%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) CMDB
10 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.55%) iPhone
10 1 (0.55%) PMI
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.86%) Windows
2 30 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (7.18%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.97%) Linux
5 6 (3.31%) Windows 10
6 4 (2.21%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.10%) SUSE
9 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (100.00%) ITIL
2 90 (49.72%) Service Delivery
3 55 (30.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 50 (27.62%) Data Protection
5 40 (22.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 38 (20.99%) Incident Management
7 32 (17.68%) Software Engineering
8 30 (16.57%) Kalman Filter
9 29 (16.02%) Patch Management
9 29 (16.02%) Presales
9 29 (16.02%) Web Filtering
10 27 (14.92%) Network Management
11 24 (13.26%) Service Management
12 21 (11.60%) Change Management
13 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (11.05%) DevOps
13 20 (11.05%) Problem Management
14 18 (9.94%) Customer Requirements
14 18 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (9.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.76%) SQL
2 3 (1.66%) C
3 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (20.44%) Degree
2 32 (17.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (7.73%) Security Cleared
4 12 (6.63%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.08%) CISSP
6 10 (5.52%) CISA
6 10 (5.52%) CISM
7 9 (4.97%) IIBA
8 3 (1.66%) HNC
9 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.55%) CCNA
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.55%) CISMP
10 1 (0.55%) ISEB
10 1 (0.55%) MCITP
10 1 (0.55%) MCP
10 1 (0.55%) MCSE
10 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (25.41%) GDPR
2 44 (24.31%) SLA
3 13 (7.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (5.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 10 (5.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 10 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 10 (5.52%) PCI DSS
5 5 (2.76%) QA
6 3 (1.66%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.55%) COBIT
7 1 (0.55%) GxP
7 1 (0.55%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (22.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (20.44%) Hyper-V
3 32 (17.68%) Active Directory
4 12 (6.63%) Firmware
5 6 (3.31%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.76%) vSphere
6 5 (2.76%) XenApp
6 5 (2.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (17.68%) SCCM
2 29 (16.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.76%) SCVMM
3 5 (2.76%) vCenter Server
3 5 (2.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 72 (39.78%) Cisco
2 71 (39.23%) HP
3 56 (30.94%) Microsoft
4 43 (23.76%) CheckPoint
5 42 (23.20%) Fortinet
5 42 (23.20%) VMware
6 29 (16.02%) Dell
6 29 (16.02%) Forcepoint
6 29 (16.02%) IBM
6 29 (16.02%) McAfee
6 29 (16.02%) ServiceNow
6 29 (16.02%) Symantec
7 8 (4.42%) Citrix
8 6 (3.31%) SAP
9 5 (2.76%) Avaya
9 5 (2.76%) Ivanti
10 3 (1.66%) Oracle
11 2 (1.10%) BMC
12 1 (0.55%) Sony