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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.45% 3.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 3.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.60% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
112 138 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 88.19% 88.46% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 105 132 83
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Bolton

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) SLA
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) CISSP
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (12.50%) CMDB
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) FMCG
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 2 (12.50%) Network Support
3 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (12.50%) NOC Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
1 2 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) ISMS
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) VMware