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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 4 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 6 47 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 3.80% 21.27% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 26.86% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 40 3
Average salary £28,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.09% +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
132 175 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 83.54% 79.19% 72.51%
Number of salaries quoted 105 160 103
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

ITIL
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Colchester

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

ITIL Salary Histogram in Colchester

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 12 (50.00%) Service Management
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
6 5 (20.83%) Law
6 5 (20.83%) SCOM
6 5 (20.83%) UNIX
6 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) MCSA
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) MS Office
8 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) SCCM
9 2 (8.33%) People Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
General
1 5 (20.83%) Law
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 13 (54.17%) Support Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 9 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Operations
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Infrastructure
6 2 (8.33%) Head of Network Operations
7 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.17%) IT Assistant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
2 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.83%) Supplier Management
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCSA
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Google