Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 161 239
Rank change year-on-year -32 +78 -25
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 142 192 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.70% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.90% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 98 97 73
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.33% +15.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,125 £31,055 £20,000
90th Percentile £64,063 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -

ITIL V3 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8975 10081 9567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.89% 89.13% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7261 7878 7887
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for ITIL V3 in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V3 in the West Midlands

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -35 70 £33,500 -27.96% 1
Warwickshire +23 29 £46,000 +27.78% 1
Coventry +17 19 £36,000 +2.86% 1
Shropshire -4 6 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Solihull -21 4 £35,750 -45.00% 2
Staffordshire -1 3 £26,500 -24.29%
West Bromwich +3 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Worcestershire -5 2 £24,000 -23.81%
Herefordshire - 2 £52,500 -
ITIL V3
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (43.66%) Service Delivery
3 50 (35.21%) Service Management
4 46 (32.39%) Project Management
5 37 (26.06%) Data Centre
6 31 (21.83%) Windows
7 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
7 29 (20.42%) Line Management
8 28 (19.72%) Presales
8 28 (19.72%) PRINCE2
8 28 (19.72%) CheckPoint
9 27 (19.01%) Cisco
9 27 (19.01%) SIEM
10 26 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (15.49%) Change Management
11 22 (15.49%) Incident Management
11 22 (15.49%) Problem Management
12 21 (14.79%) Security Cleared
12 21 (14.79%) VMware
12 21 (14.79%) HP
13 20 (14.08%) CCNP
13 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (14.08%) Fortinet
13 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
13 20 (14.08%) F5
14 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.38%) Load Balancing
14 19 (13.38%) Brocade
14 19 (13.38%) VPN
14 19 (13.38%) Active Directory

ITIL V3
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 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) JBoss
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (9.15%) Office 365
4 10 (7.04%) PaaS
5 9 (6.34%) IaaS
6 5 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.38%) VPN
2 15 (10.56%) Wireless
3 14 (9.86%) BGP
3 14 (9.86%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (9.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (9.86%) Firewall
3 14 (9.86%) IPsec
3 14 (9.86%) OSPF
3 14 (9.86%) SNMP
3 14 (9.86%) WAN
4 13 (9.15%) Cisco ISE
4 13 (9.15%) Ethernet
4 13 (9.15%) MPLS
4 13 (9.15%) Network Security
4 13 (9.15%) SSL
4 13 (9.15%) TCP/IP
4 13 (9.15%) VLAN
5 8 (5.63%) LAN
6 6 (4.23%) 4G
6 6 (4.23%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.23%) MySQL
2 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.41%) Selenium
2 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
2 2 (1.41%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.86%) Finance
3 13 (9.15%) Billing
4 8 (5.63%) Publishing
5 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.82%) Retail
7 2 (1.41%) Back Office
7 2 (1.41%) Banking
8 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (10.56%) Architect
2 13 (9.15%) Desktop Support
3 12 (8.45%) Analyst
4 10 (7.04%) Test Manager
5 9 (6.34%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.93%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 7 (4.93%) Service Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.23%) IT Support
8 6 (4.23%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Security Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Security Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.23%) Service Desk Support
9 5 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.52%) Operations Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Security Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Web Services
2 4 (2.82%) AngularJS
2 4 (2.82%) CSS
2 4 (2.82%) HTML
2 4 (2.82%) REST
2 4 (2.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (2.82%) SOAP
2 4 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (2.82%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.06%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.68%) Management Information System
4 13 (9.15%) FlexPod
5 11 (7.75%) CMDB
6 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.63%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (5.63%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.52%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.11%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.41%) EPoS
10 2 (1.41%) Handset
10 2 (1.41%) User Experience
11 1 (0.70%) PKI
11 1 (0.70%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.70%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.70%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.83%) Windows
2 13 (9.15%) Windows 10
3 8 (5.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.41%) Android
6 2 (1.41%) Unix
6 2 (1.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (100.00%) ITIL
2 62 (43.66%) Service Delivery
3 50 (35.21%) Service Management
4 46 (32.39%) Project Management
5 29 (20.42%) Line Management
6 28 (19.72%) Presales
6 28 (19.72%) PRINCE2
7 27 (19.01%) SIEM
8 22 (15.49%) Change Management
8 22 (15.49%) Incident Management
8 22 (15.49%) Problem Management
9 19 (13.38%) Load Balancing
10 17 (11.97%) Mentoring
10 17 (11.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (10.56%) Time Management
13 14 (9.86%) Information Security
13 14 (9.86%) Migration
13 14 (9.86%) System Integration Testing
14 13 (9.15%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.52%) Java
2 4 (2.82%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.82%) Ruby
2 4 (2.82%) SQL
3 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (18.31%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (14.79%) Security Cleared
3 20 (14.08%) CCNP
3 20 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 18 (12.68%) Degree
5 14 (9.86%) CISSP
6 9 (6.34%) PMI Certification
6 9 (6.34%) PMP
7 8 (5.63%) CISM
7 8 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (5.63%) ISEB
8 6 (4.23%) CCNA
8 6 (4.23%) CEH
8 6 (4.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.23%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.82%) MCP
10 2 (1.41%) MCSA
10 2 (1.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) QA
1 16 (11.27%) SLA
2 6 (4.23%) GPG13
2 6 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (13.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.70%) Docker
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (5.63%) QRadar
2 8 (5.63%) SCVMM
3 7 (4.93%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.82%) SCCM
5 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.70%) Terraform
5 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.72%) CheckPoint
3 27 (19.01%) Cisco
4 21 (14.79%) HP
4 21 (14.79%) VMware
5 20 (14.08%) F5
5 20 (14.08%) Fortinet
6 19 (13.38%) Brocade
7 18 (12.68%) Citrix
8 14 (9.86%) ServiceNow
9 13 (9.15%) Aruba
9 13 (9.15%) Meraki
9 13 (9.15%) SolarWinds
9 13 (9.15%) Sourcefire
10 10 (7.04%) IBM
11 9 (6.34%) Juniper
12 8 (5.63%) BMC
12 8 (5.63%) EMC
12 8 (5.63%) NetApp
13 6 (4.23%) Remedy