The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 881 889 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.37% 7.06% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 8.53% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 737 789 673
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
ITIL
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8977 10428 9652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.30% 82.83% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7551 8692 8425
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the City of London

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the City of London

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 687 (40.15%) Windows
2 673 (39.33%) Finance
3 617 (36.06%) Microsoft
4 457 (26.71%) Active Directory
5 404 (23.61%) Service Management
6 312 (18.23%) Service Delivery
7 297 (17.36%) SQL
7 297 (17.36%) MS Excel
7 297 (17.36%) Degree
8 283 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 281 (16.42%) VMware
10 270 (15.78%) MS Office
11 262 (15.31%) Cisco
12 245 (14.32%) Linux
13 239 (13.97%) SLA
13 239 (13.97%) Project Management
14 235 (13.73%) Citrix
15 229 (13.38%) PRINCE2
16 223 (13.03%) Banking
16 223 (13.03%) Windows 7
17 222 (12.97%) ITIL Certification
18 206 (12.04%) SQL Server
19 204 (11.92%) MCSE
20 194 (11.34%) Firewall
21 177 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
22 172 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
23 162 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
24 155 (9.06%) LAN
25 150 (8.77%) MS Exchange
26 149 (8.71%) WAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 150 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 80 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 77 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 68 (3.97%) IIS
5 63 (3.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 37 (2.16%) Apache
7 36 (2.10%) Lync
8 22 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 22 (1.29%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.23%) CMS
10 20 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
12 14 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (0.82%) GlassFish
13 12 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (0.47%) Drupal
15 8 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 7 (0.41%) WorkSite
17 6 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 297 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 270 (15.78%) MS Office
3 42 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (1.87%) MS Project
5 30 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.94%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.058%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 20 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.58%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 9 (0.53%) SAP APO
4 6 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.35%) RMDS
4 6 (0.35%) MetaTrader
5 5 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.18%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.12%) assyst
7 2 (0.12%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.12%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.12%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.46%) Office 365
2 19 (1.11%) SaaS
3 12 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) PaaS
6 4 (0.23%) Google Apps
6 4 (0.23%) IaaS
6 4 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.058%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 194 (11.34%) Firewall
2 155 (9.06%) LAN
3 149 (8.71%) WAN
4 115 (6.72%) DNS
5 114 (6.66%) VPN
6 110 (6.43%) SAN
7 107 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 102 (5.96%) MPLS
8 102 (5.96%) Network Security
9 81 (4.73%) VoIP
10 79 (4.62%) Wireless
11 76 (4.44%) BGP
12 72 (4.21%) DHCP
13 67 (3.92%) Internet
14 63 (3.68%) OSPF
15 59 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
16 58 (3.39%) EIGRP
17 51 (2.98%) Cisco Nexus
18 35 (2.05%) VLAN
19 27 (1.58%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 60 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (2.69%) MySQL
6 41 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 39 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 31 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.46%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
13 14 (0.82%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
15 11 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.35%) QlikView
17 6 (0.35%) Sybase ASE
18 5 (0.29%) MongoDB
18 5 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (1.58%) Jenkins
2 26 (1.52%) JIRA
3 24 (1.40%) Subversion
4 14 (0.82%) Git (software)
5 13 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (0.58%) Eclipse
6 10 (0.58%) Mercurial
6 10 (0.58%) Hudson
6 10 (0.58%) Artifactory
7 8 (0.47%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.35%) MSI
9 5 (0.29%) Selenium
10 4 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.23%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.18%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.18%) Serena SBM
12 2 (0.12%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.12%) TeamCity
General
1 673 (39.33%) Finance
2 223 (13.03%) Banking
3 92 (5.38%) Legal
4 80 (4.68%) Telecoms
5 77 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 77 (4.50%) Law
6 73 (4.27%) Financial Institution
7 72 (4.21%) Front Office
8 55 (3.21%) Advertising
9 50 (2.92%) Retail
10 37 (2.16%) Back Office
11 17 (0.99%) Publishing
12 12 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 11 (0.64%) Marketing
14 9 (0.53%) Billing
15 6 (0.35%) International Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Italian Language
17 4 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 437 (25.54%) Analyst
2 263 (15.37%) Support Analyst
3 190 (11.10%) Service Manager
4 102 (5.96%) Applications Support
5 99 (5.79%) Desktop Support
6 81 (4.73%) Project Manager
7 79 (4.62%) Service Analyst
8 76 (4.44%) Administrator
9 74 (4.32%) Support Engineer
10 69 (4.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 69 (4.03%) Desktop Analyst
11 68 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
12 67 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
13 66 (3.86%) Architect
14 63 (3.68%) Network Engineer
15 61 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
16 59 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
17 58 (3.39%) Team Leader
18 57 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
19 52 (3.04%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (3.68%) .NET
2 25 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (1.29%) HTML
4 21 (1.23%) Middleware
5 13 (0.76%) LAMP
5 13 (0.76%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (0.76%) Web Services
6 11 (0.64%) XML
7 9 (0.53%) J2EE
8 8 (0.47%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.41%) ActiveX
9 7 (0.41%) WSH
10 6 (0.35%) DHTML
10 6 (0.35%) OpenMP
11 5 (0.29%) XMPP
11 5 (0.29%) SOAP
12 4 (0.23%) Web Dynpro
12 4 (0.23%) SAP Business Workflow
13 3 (0.18%) REST
13 3 (0.18%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 146 (8.53%) Blackberry
2 130 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 66 (3.86%) Computer Science
5 32 (1.87%) Replication
6 30 (1.75%) Thin Client
6 30 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 30 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 25 (1.46%) PKI
8 24 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (1.34%) Digital Media
10 20 (1.17%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 18 (1.05%) CMDB
12 17 (0.99%) iPhone
12 17 (0.99%) User Experience
13 16 (0.94%) Statistics
14 15 (0.88%) Clustering
14 15 (0.88%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.76%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 687 (40.15%) Windows
2 245 (14.32%) Linux
3 223 (13.03%) Windows 7
4 172 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 141 (8.24%) UNIX
6 96 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 80 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (2.92%) Windows XP
9 40 (2.34%) Solaris
10 39 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (2.05%) Windows 8
12 24 (1.40%) Windows Vista
13 15 (0.88%) Debian
13 15 (0.88%) AIX
14 13 (0.76%) Android
14 13 (0.76%) Mac OS X
14 13 (0.76%) Mac OS
15 11 (0.64%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.64%) CentOS
16 10 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (23.61%) Service Management
2 312 (18.23%) Service Delivery
3 239 (13.97%) Project Management
4 229 (13.38%) PRINCE2
5 146 (8.53%) Change Management
6 138 (8.07%) Problem Management
7 136 (7.95%) Incident Management
8 123 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 122 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
10 118 (6.90%) ITSM
11 96 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
12 94 (5.49%) ITIL V3
13 91 (5.32%) Information Security
14 88 (5.14%) Business Continuity
15 87 (5.08%) Configuration Management
16 76 (4.44%) Release Management
17 70 (4.09%) Change Control
18 60 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
19 59 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
19 59 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 297 (17.36%) SQL
2 54 (3.16%) Java
3 52 (3.04%) PowerShell
4 51 (2.98%) Perl
5 41 (2.40%) C
6 35 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 29 (1.69%) C#
8 27 (1.58%) Python
9 24 (1.40%) VBScript
9 24 (1.40%) Shell Script
10 23 (1.34%) JavaScript
10 23 (1.34%) VBA
11 21 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 19 (1.11%) PHP
13 18 (1.05%) Bash Shell
14 17 (0.99%) VB
15 12 (0.70%) Objective-C
16 11 (0.64%) Ruby
17 8 (0.47%) Korn
17 8 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 297 (17.36%) Degree
2 283 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 222 (12.97%) ITIL Certification
4 204 (11.92%) MCSE
5 162 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
6 127 (7.42%) CCNA
7 111 (6.49%) MCP
8 99 (5.79%) Security Cleared
9 86 (5.03%) CCNP
10 71 (4.15%) MCSA
11 69 (4.03%) CISSP
12 57 (3.33%) SC Cleared
13 54 (3.16%) MCITP
14 47 (2.75%) CISM
15 41 (2.40%) CISA
16 38 (2.22%) ISEB
17 33 (1.93%) Citrix Certification
18 32 (1.87%) PMI Certification
19 30 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 27 (1.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 239 (13.97%) SLA
2 98 (5.73%) COBIT
3 87 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (2.40%) QA
5 39 (2.28%) PCI DSS
6 37 (2.16%) ISO 9001
7 26 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.53%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.47%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.18%) Val IT
10 3 (0.18%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.12%) Basel III
11 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.058%) Basel II
12 1 (0.058%) HL7
12 1 (0.058%) MiFID
12 1 (0.058%) EMIR
12 1 (0.058%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 457 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 177 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (3.97%) XenApp
3 68 (3.97%) XenDesktop
4 51 (2.98%) Hyper-V
5 49 (2.86%) vSphere
6 31 (1.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (1.05%) VMware ESX
9 14 (0.82%) vCloud
10 13 (0.76%) Squid
11 11 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.53%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.41%) ISA Server
14 6 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
15 5 (0.29%) NFS
15 5 (0.29%) Firmware
15 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 4 (0.23%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.18%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 85 (4.97%) SCCM
2 45 (2.63%) SCOM
3 20 (1.17%) NetBackup
4 19 (1.11%) Tivoli
5 16 (0.94%) SCOrch
6 14 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (0.82%) WMI
6 14 (0.82%) WSUS
7 13 (0.76%) OpenView
8 12 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (0.70%) XenMobile
8 12 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
9 11 (0.64%) AirWatch
10 10 (0.58%) Puppet
10 10 (0.58%) Control-M
11 9 (0.53%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.53%) Data Guard
11 9 (0.53%) SCVMM
12 8 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 617 (36.06%) Microsoft
2 281 (16.42%) VMware
3 262 (15.31%) Cisco
4 235 (13.73%) Citrix
5 126 (7.36%) Oracle
6 117 (6.84%) HP
7 87 (5.08%) Juniper
8 83 (4.85%) F5
9 66 (3.86%) ServiceNow
10 50 (2.92%) CheckPoint
11 46 (2.69%) EMC
12 43 (2.51%) SAP
13 40 (2.34%) IBM
13 40 (2.34%) Red Hat
13 40 (2.34%) Bloomberg
13 40 (2.34%) Remedy
14 38 (2.22%) Reuters
15 35 (2.05%) SolarWinds
16 32 (1.87%) Avaya
17 28 (1.64%) NetApp
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Picture More Ltd
Salary: £50-55k+benefits (£57k package)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum + Fixed Term until Dec
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: base of £100,000, 30% bonus, other bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The Curve Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: full banking benefits
Posted: 4 days ago