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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 417 565 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.83% 9.18% 10.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 10.40% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 280 389 407
Median salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year -1.23% -0.87%  

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 4245 5431 4301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.90% 88.25% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3454 4378 3596
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing ITIL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -4 215 £43,000 +2.38% 6
Coventry +3 52 £45,000 +26.76% 8
Warwickshire +15 39 £39,000 -13.33% 9
Shropshire +2 21 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Staffordshire -6 21 £30,500 +1.66% 6
Worcestershire -13 12 £42,500 +97.67% 2
Herefordshire -10 11 £45,000 - 3
Solihull -25 9 £43,750 -32.69%
West Bromwich -1 5 £31,500 -10.00%
Wolverhampton +2 2 £97,500 +163.51%
Dudley -2 1 £17,500 -58.08%
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £62,000 +3.33%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 266 (28.36%) Service Delivery
2 229 (24.41%) Microsoft
3 222 (23.67%) Data Centre
4 208 (22.17%) Service Management
5 205 (21.86%) Windows
6 202 (21.54%) Finance
7 197 (21.00%) ITIL Certification
8 160 (17.06%) MS Excel
9 156 (16.63%) Project Management
10 152 (16.20%) PRINCE2
11 144 (15.35%) Cisco
11 144 (15.35%) VMware
12 133 (14.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 118 (12.58%) SLA
14 114 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
15 113 (12.05%) Active Directory
16 111 (11.83%) Change Management
17 110 (11.73%) Degree
18 107 (11.41%) Firewall
19 100 (10.66%) ITIL V3
20 99 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
20 99 (10.55%) Retail
21 92 (9.81%) WAN
22 89 (9.49%) LAN
22 89 (9.49%) SQL
23 87 (9.28%) Problem Management
24 86 (9.17%) Incident Management
24 86 (9.17%) Citrix
25 84 (8.96%) MS Office
26 80 (8.53%) Linux

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 25 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.03%) MS Exchange
3 11 (1.17%) IIS
4 7 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.64%) FormScape
6 5 (0.53%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.32%) Drupal
8 3 (0.32%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.32%) Moodle
8 3 (0.32%) WordPress
9 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.21%) Apache
9 2 (0.21%) CMS
9 2 (0.21%) JBoss
9 2 (0.21%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.21%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 160 (17.06%) MS Excel
2 84 (8.96%) MS Office
3 21 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.28%) MS Project
6 5 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 41 (4.37%) assyst
2 17 (1.81%) Sentinel
3 9 (0.96%) Workfront
4 8 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.85%) SAP Retail
5 7 (0.75%) SAP CAR
5 7 (0.75%) SAP MM
6 6 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.64%) SAP SD
7 5 (0.53%) Northgate Housing
7 5 (0.53%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 5 (0.53%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.32%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.88%) Office 365
4 25 (2.67%) IaaS
5 23 (2.45%) PaaS
6 19 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.49%) SaaS
8 3 (0.32%) G Suite
9 2 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 107 (11.41%) Firewall
2 92 (9.81%) WAN
3 89 (9.49%) LAN
4 56 (5.97%) Network Security
5 44 (4.69%) OSPF
6 33 (3.52%) TCP/IP
7 28 (2.99%) VoIP
8 27 (2.88%) DNS
9 25 (2.67%) VPN
10 23 (2.45%) Skype
11 22 (2.35%) SAN
12 18 (1.92%) BGP
12 18 (1.92%) DHCP
13 17 (1.81%) MPLS
13 17 (1.81%) Wireless
14 14 (1.49%) VLAN
15 13 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (1.17%) SNMP
17 10 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
18 9 (0.96%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.99%) DB2
3 24 (2.56%) MySQL
4 14 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.75%) Big Data
7 6 (0.64%) MS Access
7 6 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.53%) DTS
9 4 (0.43%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.43%) SAP HANA
9 4 (0.43%) ZAP BI
10 3 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.21%) GIS
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Burp Suite
1 4 (0.43%) Fiddler
2 2 (0.21%) Ant
2 2 (0.21%) JIRA
2 2 (0.21%) JUnit
2 2 (0.21%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.11%) Mocha
3 1 (0.11%) NUnit
3 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 202 (21.54%) Finance
2 99 (10.55%) Retail
3 42 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 34 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.99%) Publishing
6 14 (1.49%) Advertising
7 12 (1.28%) Legal
7 12 (1.28%) Marketing
8 9 (0.96%) Automotive
9 8 (0.85%) Banking
10 7 (0.75%) Billing
11 5 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.32%) French Language
12 3 (0.32%) Law
13 2 (0.21%) Games
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.11%) Danish Language
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
14 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (15.99%) Analyst
2 80 (8.53%) Architect
3 64 (6.82%) Network Engineer
4 60 (6.40%) Project Manager
5 59 (6.29%) Service Manager
6 58 (6.18%) Technical Manager
7 54 (5.76%) IT Manager
8 41 (4.37%) Support Analyst
8 41 (4.37%) Support Engineer
9 36 (3.84%) Service Analyst
10 32 (3.41%) Applications Support
10 32 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (3.30%) Senior Network Engineer
12 30 (3.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 30 (3.20%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (2.88%) Team Leader
14 26 (2.77%) Cisco Engineer
15 25 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
15 25 (2.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 25 (2.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.13%) .NET
2 11 (1.17%) Middleware
2 11 (1.17%) XML
3 9 (0.96%) CSS
3 9 (0.96%) HTML
3 9 (0.96%) Web Services
4 7 (0.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.64%) .NET Framework
5 6 (0.64%) COM
5 6 (0.64%) SOAP
6 4 (0.43%) EDI
6 4 (0.43%) Flash
6 4 (0.43%) REST
7 3 (0.32%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.21%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.21%) CSS3
8 2 (0.21%) Java EE
8 2 (0.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 222 (23.67%) Data Centre
2 114 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (6.08%) Computer Science
4 54 (5.76%) Management Information System
5 23 (2.45%) CMDB
6 17 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 14 (1.49%) CESG
8 14 (1.49%) Freedom of Information
8 14 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (1.28%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.96%) Private Cloud
11 7 (0.75%) FMCG
12 6 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.64%) PKI
12 6 (0.64%) PMI
13 5 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (0.53%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 205 (21.86%) Windows
2 80 (8.53%) Linux
3 75 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 70 (7.46%) Unix
5 40 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 36 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (2.13%) Windows 10
9 19 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.85%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.75%) Solaris
14 6 (0.64%) Android
14 6 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.53%) AIX
15 5 (0.53%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.53%) HPUX
16 2 (0.21%) SUSE
16 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (28.36%) Service Delivery
2 208 (22.17%) Service Management
3 156 (16.63%) Project Management
4 152 (16.20%) PRINCE2
5 133 (14.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 111 (11.83%) Change Management
7 100 (10.66%) ITIL V3
8 87 (9.28%) Problem Management
9 86 (9.17%) Incident Management
10 68 (7.25%) Line Management
10 68 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 67 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (7.04%) Change Control
13 63 (6.72%) Mentoring
14 61 (6.50%) ITSM
15 58 (6.18%) Presales
16 57 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
17 56 (5.97%) Software Engineering
18 53 (5.65%) TOGAF
19 50 (5.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (9.49%) SQL
2 32 (3.41%) Java
3 28 (2.99%) C#
4 16 (1.71%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.28%) VB
6 10 (1.07%) Shell Script
6 10 (1.07%) VBScript
7 9 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 9 (0.96%) VBA
8 8 (0.85%) PHP
9 7 (0.75%) C
9 7 (0.75%) Perl
10 5 (0.53%) Korn
10 5 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.43%) ABAP
11 4 (0.43%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.32%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.11%) Google Apps Script
13 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 197 (21.00%) ITIL Certification
2 110 (11.73%) Degree
3 78 (8.32%) Cisco Certification
4 66 (7.04%) CCNA
4 66 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 64 (6.82%) CISSP
6 61 (6.50%) CCNP
7 54 (5.76%) SC Cleared
8 47 (5.01%) CISM
9 40 (4.26%) CISA
10 38 (4.05%) ISEB
11 33 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 33 (3.52%) PMI Certification
12 29 (3.09%) PMP
13 26 (2.77%) MCSE
14 22 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (1.81%) CCIE
16 16 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 12 (1.28%) DV Cleared
17 12 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (12.58%) SLA
2 70 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 45 (4.80%) PCI DSS
4 38 (4.05%) QA
5 29 (3.09%) PMO
6 23 (2.45%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 11 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (1.07%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.85%) COBIT
11 6 (0.64%) GxP
12 5 (0.53%) GPG13
12 5 (0.53%) ISO27002
12 5 (0.53%) RMADS
13 3 (0.32%) ISO22301
13 3 (0.32%) ISO27005
14 1 (0.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 113 (12.05%) Active Directory
2 99 (10.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (4.37%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.17%) vSphere
6 8 (0.85%) XenApp
7 7 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.32%) NFS
8 3 (0.32%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.32%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.21%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.21%) pfSense
9 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (4.05%) SCOM
2 36 (3.84%) SCCM
3 20 (2.13%) Tivoli
4 19 (2.03%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.39%) Nagios
6 8 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (0.64%) WSUS
8 5 (0.53%) Netcool
8 5 (0.53%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 4 (0.43%) Ansible
9 4 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.43%) Puppet
9 4 (0.43%) QRadar
9 4 (0.43%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.43%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.32%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.32%) Icinga
10 3 (0.32%) vRealize
11 2 (0.21%) WMI
Vendors
1 229 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 144 (15.35%) Cisco
2 144 (15.35%) VMware
3 86 (9.17%) Citrix
4 71 (7.57%) HP
5 57 (6.08%) Oracle
6 51 (5.44%) CheckPoint
7 47 (5.01%) ServiceNow
8 46 (4.90%) SAP
9 43 (4.58%) NetApp
10 36 (3.84%) IBM
11 34 (3.62%) SolarWinds
12 30 (3.20%) Remedy
13 29 (3.09%) Fortinet
14 27 (2.88%) Avaya
15 25 (2.67%) Juniper
16 22 (2.35%) BMC
16 22 (2.35%) EMC
17 20 (2.13%) Red Hat
18 17 (1.81%) LANDesk
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands
Executive Resource Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £22000 - £45000 Per Annum £22,000 - £45,000 DOE and Location + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Smethwick, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: £very competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £30K + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum c£50k + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: Grade 4, £19,485 - £22,494 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: Grade 5, £23,164 - £26,829 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 13 days ago