Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 209 108
Rank change year-on-year +85 -101 +54
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 206 129 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.36% 1.30% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.76% 5.42% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 74 85 153
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -8.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £46,059 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +2.35% -

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 2,352 2,382 3,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.96% 23.94% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,536 1,902 2,335
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,545 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.52% +1.36% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,080 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +57 164 £57,500 +35.29% 6
Warwickshire +39 13 £42,500 +9.68% 2
Coventry +8 12 £45,000 +4.05% 3
Worcestershire - 10 £45,947 -
Wolverhampton +3 3 - -
Staffordshire +12 1 £42,500 +49.12%
Solihull - 1 £41,500 -
Walsall - 1 £27,001 -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 206 (100.00%) ITIL
2 126 (61.17%) Data Centre
3 108 (52.43%) Service Delivery
4 67 (32.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 62 (30.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 62 (30.10%) Cisco
6 59 (28.64%) HP
7 54 (26.21%) CheckPoint
7 54 (26.21%) Firewall
7 54 (26.21%) Self-Motivation
8 53 (25.73%) Fortinet
9 46 (22.33%) Degree
10 45 (21.84%) SLA
11 44 (21.36%) Microsoft
12 43 (20.87%) Presales
13 41 (19.90%) Data Protection
14 36 (17.48%) Computer Science
15 35 (16.99%) Incident Management
15 35 (16.99%) Software Engineering
15 35 (16.99%) Windows
15 35 (16.99%) Computer Science Degree
16 34 (16.50%) GDPR
16 34 (16.50%) Service Management
17 33 (16.02%) ServiceNow
18 31 (15.05%) VMware
19 29 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (12.62%) WAN
20 26 (12.62%) LAN
21 25 (12.14%) Problem Management
21 25 (12.14%) Due Diligence

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 21 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 13 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (9.22%) MS Visio
2 18 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (8.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (7.28%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.37%) assyst
2 7 (3.40%) Sentinel
3 4 (1.94%) SAP ECC
3 4 (1.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (26.21%) Firewall
2 26 (12.62%) LAN
2 26 (12.62%) WAN
3 22 (10.68%) OSPF
4 13 (6.31%) NetScaler
5 8 (3.88%) DHCP
5 8 (3.88%) DNS
6 7 (3.40%) Internet
7 4 (1.94%) VoIP
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.46%) Extranet
8 3 (1.46%) IPsec
8 3 (1.46%) SAN
8 3 (1.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.94%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 24 (11.65%) Finance
2 9 (4.37%) Local Government
3 7 (3.40%) Retail
4 6 (2.91%) Legal
4 6 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.97%) Banking
5 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.49%) Back Office
6 1 (0.49%) French Language
6 1 (0.49%) German Language
6 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (18.45%) Architect
2 24 (11.65%) Analyst
3 20 (9.71%) Team Leader
4 19 (9.22%) Network Team Leader
4 19 (9.22%) Service Architect
5 18 (8.74%) Data Architect
6 15 (7.28%) Data Centre Architect
6 15 (7.28%) Incident Manager
6 15 (7.28%) Technical Support
7 14 (6.80%) Major Incident Manager
7 14 (6.80%) Technical Leader
8 12 (5.83%) Business Analyst
8 12 (5.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 11 (5.34%) Citrix Specialist
9 11 (5.34%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 11 (5.34%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.34%) Technical Specialist
9 11 (5.34%) Virtualisation Specialist
10 10 (4.85%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (4.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.43%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (2.43%) XML
2 3 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.46%) JSON
2 3 (1.46%) Kafka
2 3 (1.46%) Middleware
2 3 (1.46%) REST
2 3 (1.46%) SOAP
3 2 (0.97%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 126 (61.17%) Data Centre
2 54 (26.21%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (17.48%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.28%) CCTV
5 13 (6.31%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.31%) Public Cloud
6 7 (3.40%) CESG
6 7 (3.40%) Freedom of Information
6 7 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.97%) Fintech
9 1 (0.49%) CMDB
9 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) PMI
9 1 (0.49%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.99%) Windows
2 22 (10.68%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.40%) Linux
5 6 (2.91%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.97%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (100.00%) ITIL
2 108 (52.43%) Service Delivery
3 67 (32.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 62 (30.10%) Root Cause Analysis
5 43 (20.87%) Presales
6 41 (19.90%) Data Protection
7 35 (16.99%) Incident Management
7 35 (16.99%) Software Engineering
8 34 (16.50%) Service Management
9 25 (12.14%) Due Diligence
9 25 (12.14%) Problem Management
10 23 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (10.68%) Network Management
11 22 (10.68%) Service Design
12 21 (10.19%) ITSM
13 20 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (9.22%) Acceptance Criteria
14 19 (9.22%) Customer Requirements
14 19 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (7.77%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.94%) SQL
2 1 (0.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (22.33%) Degree
2 35 (16.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (10.19%) Security Cleared
4 17 (8.25%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.83%) CISA
5 12 (5.83%) CISM
5 12 (5.83%) CISSP
5 12 (5.83%) IIBA
6 5 (2.43%) CCNA
6 5 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.46%) MCITP
7 3 (1.46%) MCSE
7 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.97%) CCDA
8 2 (0.97%) ISEB
8 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (21.84%) SLA
2 34 (16.50%) GDPR
3 15 (7.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (6.31%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (6.31%) PCI DSS
5 12 (5.83%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 12 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (3.40%) QA
7 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.49%) GxP
9 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (11.65%) Hyper-V
3 16 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (7.28%) Active Directory
5 13 (6.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (6.31%) vSphere
5 13 (6.31%) XenApp
5 13 (6.31%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.34%) Firmware
7 2 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (6.31%) SCVMM
1 13 (6.31%) vCenter Server
1 13 (6.31%) vMotion
2 11 (5.34%) SCCM
3 8 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (30.10%) Cisco
2 59 (28.64%) HP
3 54 (26.21%) CheckPoint
4 53 (25.73%) Fortinet
5 44 (21.36%) Microsoft
6 33 (16.02%) ServiceNow
7 31 (15.05%) VMware
8 14 (6.80%) Citrix
9 13 (6.31%) Ivanti
10 8 (3.88%) Dell
10 8 (3.88%) Forcepoint
10 8 (3.88%) IBM
10 8 (3.88%) McAfee
10 8 (3.88%) SAP
10 8 (3.88%) Symantec
11 4 (1.94%) Avaya
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle
13 2 (0.97%) BMC