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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.88% 5.04% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 6.14% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £37,750 £33,750 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.85% +60.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,625 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +0.32%
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
126 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.65% 82.01% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 110 107 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Bolton

ITIL
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft