The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 548 790 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.68% 12.83% 9.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.12% 14.48% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 372 495 476
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £22,000 £23,542
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £72,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -1.20% +1.21%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4523 5456 5053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.18% 88.59% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14991 16339 16482
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £69,188 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the West Midlands

ITIL
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ITIL in the West Midlands

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in the West Midlands

ITIL
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 251 £42,500 -5.55% 14
Coventry +6 91 £44,000 +10.00% 16
Shropshire +2 47 £55,000 +77.41% 9
Warwickshire +27 45 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Staffordshire +5 34 £30,000 +15.38% 12
Worcestershire 0 14 £40,000 +4.23% 1
Solihull -16 12 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Wolverhampton +9 9 £42,500 +53.15%
Herefordshire -4 4 £45,000 +50.00% 1
West Bromwich -1 3 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Sutton Coldfield -5 1 £22,500 +9.75%
Smethwick - 1 £17,000 -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 287 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 223 (22.99%) Service Delivery
3 212 (21.86%) Windows
4 207 (21.34%) Data Centre
5 200 (20.62%) Service Management
6 197 (20.31%) Finance
7 155 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
8 145 (14.95%) PRINCE2
9 136 (14.02%) Project Management
10 130 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 125 (12.89%) Change Management
12 124 (12.78%) Active Directory
12 124 (12.78%) VMware
12 124 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
13 122 (12.58%) Degree
14 120 (12.37%) Cisco
15 114 (11.75%) Linux
16 109 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
17 107 (11.03%) SLA
18 105 (10.82%) Firewall
19 102 (10.52%) ITIL V3
20 99 (10.21%) Cisco Certification
21 98 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
22 93 (9.59%) Problem Management
23 91 (9.38%) Oracle
24 88 (9.07%) SQL
25 87 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
26 86 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
26 86 (8.87%) CCNA
27 79 (8.14%) SQL Server

ITIL
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 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 35 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (0.93%) IIS
6 7 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.52%) Moodle
9 4 (0.41%) CMS
9 4 (0.41%) Documentum
10 3 (0.31%) Apache
10 3 (0.31%) Drupal
10 3 (0.31%) JBoss
10 3 (0.31%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.31%) WordPress
11 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 109 (11.24%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (2.89%) assyst
2 12 (1.24%) Sentinel
3 10 (1.03%) Workfront
4 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.52%) Northgate Housing
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.41%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.31%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.31%) SAP PP
6 3 (0.31%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.31%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.21%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 87 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (4.43%) Office 365
4 21 (2.16%) PaaS
5 19 (1.96%) SaaS
6 18 (1.86%) IaaS
7 15 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.03%) G Suite
10 2 (0.21%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.10%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 105 (10.82%) Firewall
2 71 (7.32%) WAN
3 56 (5.77%) LAN
4 53 (5.46%) DNS
5 43 (4.43%) Network Security
6 38 (3.92%) DHCP
7 37 (3.81%) VPN
8 30 (3.09%) TCP/IP
9 28 (2.89%) OSPF
10 23 (2.37%) SAN
11 22 (2.27%) Wireless
12 20 (2.06%) VoIP
13 19 (1.96%) MPLS
14 14 (1.44%) BGP
14 14 (1.44%) Skype
14 14 (1.44%) SNMP
15 13 (1.34%) VLAN
16 11 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (1.03%) 802.11
17 10 (1.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.71%) MySQL
3 17 (1.75%) MS Access
4 15 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.34%) DB2
6 12 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 9 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.41%) DTS
9 4 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.41%) ZAP BI
10 3 (0.31%) Big Data
10 3 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.31%) QlikView
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.21%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (1.86%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.52%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.52%) MSI
2 5 (0.52%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.41%) Ant
3 4 (0.41%) Burp Suite
3 4 (0.41%) Fiddler
3 4 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.31%) JIRA
5 2 (0.21%) NuGet
5 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.21%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.10%) JUnit
6 1 (0.10%) Mocha
6 1 (0.10%) NUnit
6 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 197 (20.31%) Finance
2 79 (8.14%) Retail
3 27 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 26 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.06%) Legal
6 18 (1.86%) Banking
7 15 (1.55%) Publishing
8 9 (0.93%) Advertising
8 9 (0.93%) Automotive
8 9 (0.93%) Marketing
9 6 (0.62%) Back Office
10 5 (0.52%) Billing
11 4 (0.41%) French Language
11 4 (0.41%) Local Government
12 3 (0.31%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Games
13 2 (0.21%) German Language
13 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.10%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 167 (17.22%) Analyst
2 95 (9.79%) Service Manager
3 72 (7.42%) Architect
4 66 (6.80%) IT Manager
5 53 (5.46%) Network Engineer
6 48 (4.95%) Support Analyst
7 46 (4.74%) Project Manager
8 37 (3.81%) Support Engineer
9 35 (3.61%) Developer
9 35 (3.61%) Technical Manager
10 29 (2.99%) Team Leader
11 28 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
11 28 (2.89%) Technical Leader
12 27 (2.78%) IT Support
12 27 (2.78%) Security Manager
12 27 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (2.58%) Applications Support
13 25 (2.58%) Cisco Engineer
13 25 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
13 25 (2.58%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.99%) .NET
2 28 (2.89%) Middleware
3 18 (1.86%) AngularJS
4 16 (1.65%) Node.js
5 13 (1.34%) Web Services
6 12 (1.24%) 802.1X
7 11 (1.13%) XML
8 10 (1.03%) HTML
8 10 (1.03%) SOAP
9 9 (0.93%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (0.82%) J2EE
11 7 (0.72%) ASP.NET
11 7 (0.72%) CSS
12 6 (0.62%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.62%) COM
12 6 (0.62%) HTML5
13 5 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (0.41%) CSS3
14 4 (0.41%) Entity Framework
14 4 (0.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 207 (21.34%) Data Centre
2 124 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 46 (4.74%) Management Information System
5 26 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 20 (2.06%) Public Cloud
7 16 (1.65%) CMDB
7 16 (1.65%) Virtual Team
8 13 (1.34%) Freedom of Information
9 12 (1.24%) Cyber Attack
9 12 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.13%) User Experience
11 6 (0.62%) PMI
11 6 (0.62%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.62%) Replication
11 6 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.52%) e-Learning
12 5 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.41%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 212 (21.86%) Windows
2 114 (11.75%) Linux
3 78 (8.04%) Unix
4 73 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 49 (5.05%) Windows 7
6 43 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (3.61%) Windows 10
8 30 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (2.68%) Windows 8
10 18 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (1.65%) Android
12 13 (1.34%) Windows Vista
13 11 (1.13%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.82%) AIX
15 7 (0.72%) HPUX
16 6 (0.62%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.62%) Solaris
17 5 (0.52%) CentOS
18 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (22.99%) Service Delivery
2 200 (20.62%) Service Management
3 145 (14.95%) PRINCE2
4 136 (14.02%) Project Management
5 130 (13.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 125 (12.89%) Change Management
7 102 (10.52%) ITIL V3
8 98 (10.10%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (9.59%) Problem Management
10 73 (7.53%) Line Management
11 72 (7.42%) Incident Management
12 67 (6.91%) Information Security
13 64 (6.60%) Change Control
13 64 (6.60%) ITSM
13 64 (6.60%) Mentoring
14 57 (5.88%) IT Strategy
15 55 (5.67%) Technical Architecture
16 53 (5.46%) Root Cause Analysis
17 52 (5.36%) Presales
18 51 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 88 (9.07%) SQL
2 48 (4.95%) PowerShell
3 37 (3.81%) Java
4 33 (3.40%) C#
5 22 (2.27%) VB
6 20 (2.06%) VBScript
7 15 (1.55%) Shell Script
8 14 (1.44%) Bash Shell
9 13 (1.34%) T-SQL
10 8 (0.82%) JavaScript
11 7 (0.72%) C
12 5 (0.52%) ABAP
12 5 (0.52%) Korn
12 5 (0.52%) Perl
12 5 (0.52%) PHP
13 3 (0.31%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.31%) Python
13 3 (0.31%) VBA
14 2 (0.21%) C++
15 1 (0.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 155 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
2 122 (12.58%) Degree
3 99 (10.21%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (8.87%) CCNA
5 73 (7.53%) CISSP
6 69 (7.11%) CCNP
7 65 (6.70%) Security Cleared
8 63 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 58 (5.98%) SC Cleared
10 56 (5.77%) MCSE
11 53 (5.46%) CISM
12 33 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
13 32 (3.30%) CISA
14 29 (2.99%) ISEB
15 25 (2.58%) MCSA
16 23 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 20 (2.06%) PMI Certification
17 20 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 17 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 16 (1.65%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (11.03%) SLA
2 66 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 31 (3.20%) PCI DSS
5 28 (2.89%) QA
6 20 (2.06%) Cyber Essentials
6 20 (2.06%) PMO
7 15 (1.55%) COBIT
8 10 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.52%) GDPR
10 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.21%) GxP
12 2 (0.21%) RMADS
13 1 (0.10%) BS25999
13 1 (0.10%) GPG13
13 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 124 (12.78%) Active Directory
2 86 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (4.02%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.06%) Docker
5 13 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (0.82%) NFS
7 7 (0.72%) vSphere
8 5 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.31%) iptables
10 3 (0.31%) Postfix
11 2 (0.21%) pfSense
11 2 (0.21%) XenApp
12 1 (0.10%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (5.26%) SCCM
2 33 (3.40%) SCOM
3 24 (2.47%) Puppet
4 23 (2.37%) Ansible
5 19 (1.96%) Tivoli
6 18 (1.86%) Terraform
7 17 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 16 (1.65%) Nagios
9 14 (1.44%) QRadar
10 13 (1.34%) NetBackup
10 13 (1.34%) SCVMM
11 11 (1.13%) Cisco Prime
12 10 (1.03%) WSUS
13 9 (0.93%) Grafana
14 7 (0.72%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 7 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
16 5 (0.52%) Netcool
16 5 (0.52%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 287 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 124 (12.78%) VMware
3 120 (12.37%) Cisco
4 91 (9.38%) Oracle
5 69 (7.11%) HP
6 57 (5.88%) Citrix
7 51 (5.26%) IBM
8 49 (5.05%) ServiceNow
9 39 (4.02%) NetApp
10 34 (3.51%) CheckPoint
10 34 (3.51%) Red Hat
11 33 (3.40%) SolarWinds
12 28 (2.89%) SAP
13 24 (2.47%) Dell
14 23 (2.37%) EMC
14 23 (2.37%) Fortinet
15 18 (1.86%) Avaya
15 18 (1.86%) Remedy
16 17 (1.75%) LANDesk
17 16 (1.65%) Juniper
Cannock, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £1 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cannock, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: 14% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
DNS Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £1 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £62000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + a strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent holidays and pension
Posted: 5 days ago