Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 193 125
Rank change year-on-year +81 -68 +22
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 236 148 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.51% 1.47% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.31% 6.19% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 82 90 150
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.94% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £22,700
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,275 £75,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -2.17% +2.22%

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 2,534 2,392 3,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.00% 23.81% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,627 1,921 2,486
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +43 177 £57,500 +35.29%
Warwickshire +33 21 £50,000 -4.76%
Worcestershire +29 13 £45,947 +61.22% 1
Coventry +6 12 £43,750 -2.78%
Wolverhampton - 3 - - 1
Staffordshire +2 2 £28,500 - 1
Shropshire +14 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £47,500 -
Smethwick - 1 £32,500 -
Solihull - 1 £41,500 -
Walsall - 1 £27,001 -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 236 (100.00%) ITIL
2 142 (60.17%) Data Centre
3 127 (53.81%) Service Delivery
4 92 (38.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 79 (33.47%) Root Cause Analysis
6 71 (30.08%) Firewall
6 71 (30.08%) Cisco
6 71 (30.08%) CheckPoint
7 70 (29.66%) Degree
8 67 (28.39%) Fortinet
9 66 (27.97%) Self-Motivation
10 65 (27.54%) HP
11 52 (22.03%) Microsoft
11 52 (22.03%) SLA
11 52 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
12 49 (20.76%) Computer Science
13 48 (20.34%) Software Engineering
14 46 (19.49%) Presales
15 41 (17.37%) Windows
16 35 (14.83%) VMware
17 34 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (13.56%) Service Management
18 32 (13.56%) LAN
18 32 (13.56%) WAN
18 32 (13.56%) Windows Server
18 32 (13.56%) Due Diligence
19 29 (12.29%) VMware ESXi
19 29 (12.29%) Data Protection
20 27 (11.44%) ServiceNow
20 27 (11.44%) Problem-Solving

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 26 (11.02%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (6.36%) MS Visio
2 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) assyst
2 6 (2.54%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics SL
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) iTrent
4 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.42%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.42%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 71 (30.08%) Firewall
2 32 (13.56%) LAN
2 32 (13.56%) WAN
3 25 (10.59%) OSPF
4 23 (9.75%) NetScaler
5 9 (3.81%) Internet
6 6 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (2.54%) SAN
6 6 (2.54%) SSL
7 5 (2.12%) IPsec
8 3 (1.27%) DHCP
8 3 (1.27%) DNS
9 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) JIRA
1 1 (0.42%) Subversion
General
1 25 (10.59%) Finance
2 13 (5.51%) Local Government
3 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Banking
4 2 (0.85%) Legal
4 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
5 1 (0.42%) French Language
5 1 (0.42%) German Language
5 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (19.92%) Architect
2 29 (12.29%) Data Architect
3 26 (11.02%) Service Architect
4 25 (10.59%) Analyst
4 25 (10.59%) Data Centre Architect
5 23 (9.75%) Technical Support
6 21 (8.90%) Team Leader
6 21 (8.90%) Technical Leader
7 20 (8.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 19 (8.05%) Citrix Specialist
8 19 (8.05%) Citrix Technical Specialist
8 19 (8.05%) Network Team Leader
8 19 (8.05%) Technical Specialist
8 19 (8.05%) Virtualisation Specialist
9 14 (5.93%) Incident Manager
10 13 (5.51%) Major Incident Manager
11 12 (5.08%) ICT Architect
11 12 (5.08%) Network Engineer
12 11 (4.66%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (4.66%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.27%) REST
2 2 (0.85%) COM
2 2 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (0.85%) XML
3 1 (0.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 142 (60.17%) Data Centre
2 66 (27.97%) Self-Motivation
3 49 (20.76%) Computer Science
4 23 (9.75%) Public Cloud
5 22 (9.32%) CCTV
6 16 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (5.51%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.54%) CESG
8 6 (2.54%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.54%) Freedom of Information
8 6 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.69%) Fintech
10 3 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.27%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.85%) FMCG
12 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.42%) PMI
12 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.37%) Windows
2 32 (13.56%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.54%) Linux
3 6 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.42%) SUSE
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (100.00%) ITIL
2 127 (53.81%) Service Delivery
3 92 (38.98%) Continuous Improvement
4 79 (33.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 48 (20.34%) Software Engineering
6 46 (19.49%) Presales
7 32 (13.56%) Due Diligence
7 32 (13.56%) Service Management
8 29 (12.29%) Data Protection
9 27 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (10.59%) Network Management
11 23 (9.75%) Incident Management
11 23 (9.75%) Problem Management
12 22 (9.32%) Change Control
12 22 (9.32%) Service Design
13 21 (8.90%) Load Balancing
14 18 (7.63%) ITSM
15 17 (7.20%) Customer Requirements
15 17 (7.20%) Project Management
15 17 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.69%) SQL
2 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.42%) C#
Qualifications
1 70 (29.66%) Degree
2 52 (22.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (8.05%) Security Cleared
4 16 (6.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.81%) CISA
5 9 (3.81%) CISM
5 9 (3.81%) CISSP
6 8 (3.39%) CCNA
6 8 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (3.39%) IIBA
7 6 (2.54%) MCITP
7 6 (2.54%) MCSE
7 6 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.85%) CCDA
9 2 (0.85%) ISEB
9 2 (0.85%) MCP
9 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (22.03%) SLA
2 22 (9.32%) GDPR
3 15 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (5.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (4.24%) PCI DSS
6 9 (3.81%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (2.54%) QA
8 4 (1.69%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.85%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (12.29%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (11.02%) vSphere
4 23 (9.75%) Hyper-V
4 23 (9.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (9.75%) XenApp
4 23 (9.75%) XenDesktop
5 14 (5.93%) Active Directory
6 13 (5.51%) Firmware
7 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (9.75%) SCVMM
1 23 (9.75%) vCenter Server
1 23 (9.75%) vMotion
2 4 (1.69%) SCCM
3 3 (1.27%) PowerCLI
4 2 (0.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.42%) Netcool
5 1 (0.42%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 71 (30.08%) CheckPoint
1 71 (30.08%) Cisco
2 67 (28.39%) Fortinet
3 65 (27.54%) HP
4 52 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 35 (14.83%) VMware
6 27 (11.44%) ServiceNow
7 25 (10.59%) Citrix
8 23 (9.75%) Ivanti
9 5 (2.12%) SAP
10 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.85%) Apple
11 2 (0.85%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.42%) Avaya
12 1 (0.42%) Google
12 1 (0.42%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.42%) Northgate
12 1 (0.42%) OpenText
12 1 (0.42%) Remedy
12 1 (0.42%) Veeam