The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 32 31 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.69% 3.49% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 4.72% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 11
Average salary £52,500 £22,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+135.95% -12.74%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 127 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 86.21% 73.84% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 110 123 91
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

ITIL
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bolton region.

ITIL Salary Trend in Bolton

ITIL
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft