The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 8906 7450 8141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.33% 7.47% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 9.19% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7176 6093 6752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITIL
Salary Trend in England

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

ITIL Salary Trend in England

ITIL
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in England

ITIL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 3374 £50,000 - 307
South East +3 2048 £40,000 -5.88% 220
Yorkshire -1 787 £32,750 -4.37% 70
East of England +3 611 £41,000 +2.50% 73
North West +12 602 £40,000 +0.50% 69
West Midlands -2 554 £42,233 -6.15% 61
South West +6 537 £36,000 -4.00% 72
East Midlands +10 321 £32,500 -10.76% 24
North East +2 92 £35,000 -17.64% 15
Midlands +4 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 5987 (34.88%) Windows
2 4809 (28.01%) Microsoft
3 3955 (23.04%) Finance
4 3420 (19.92%) Active Directory
5 3376 (19.67%) Service Management
6 2993 (17.44%) VMware
7 2970 (17.30%) Service Delivery
8 2908 (16.94%) MS Excel
9 2715 (15.82%) SQL
10 2480 (14.45%) PRINCE2
11 2477 (14.43%) SLA
12 2402 (13.99%) Cisco
13 2372 (13.82%) Project Management
14 2272 (13.24%) Degree
15 2200 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
16 2161 (12.59%) Linux
17 2139 (12.46%) MS Office
18 1928 (11.23%) SQL Server
19 1860 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
20 1845 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 1841 (10.72%) Microsoft Certification
22 1838 (10.71%) Citrix
23 1826 (10.64%) Change Management
24 1765 (10.28%) MS Exchange
25 1723 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
26 1675 (9.76%) Firewall
27 1674 (9.75%) Oracle
28 1598 (9.31%) UNIX
29 1541 (8.98%) Incident Management
30 1482 (8.63%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1765 (10.28%) MS Exchange
2 1054 (6.14%) SharePoint
3 738 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 682 (3.97%) IIS
5 494 (2.88%) Apache
6 404 (2.35%) Lync
7 395 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 316 (1.84%) Tomcat
9 288 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 270 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
11 225 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 217 (1.26%) WebLogic
13 198 (1.15%) WebSphere
14 178 (1.04%) CMS
15 155 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
16 106 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
17 95 (0.55%) IBM Notes
18 80 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
19 79 (0.46%) OpenStack
20 66 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2908 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 2139 (12.46%) MS Office
3 271 (1.58%) MS Project
4 269 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 266 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 41 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 28 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 19 (0.11%) FastStats
9 7 (0.041%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.041%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.041%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.035%) AutoCAD
11 5 (0.029%) SPSS
12 3 (0.017%) Maya
12 3 (0.017%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.012%) QuarkXPress
13 2 (0.012%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.006%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.006%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 140 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 120 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 115 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 86 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 81 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 72 (0.42%) assyst
7 48 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 42 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
8 42 (0.24%) SAP CO
8 42 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 33 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 30 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 28 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
11 28 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 24 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
13 22 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
14 20 (0.12%) Academy Housing
14 20 (0.12%) arcHouse
14 20 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
15 18 (0.10%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 326 (1.90%) SaaS
2 279 (1.63%) Office 365
3 180 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 175 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 122 (0.71%) IaaS
6 116 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
7 112 (0.65%) PaaS
8 38 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
9 26 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 15 (0.087%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.041%) SuccessFactors
12 5 (0.029%) Force.com
13 4 (0.023%) Rackspace Cloud
14 3 (0.017%) IBM SmartCloud
15 2 (0.012%) Heroku
16 1 (0.006%) ElastiCache
16 1 (0.006%) IBM Blueworks
16 1 (0.006%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1675 (9.76%) Firewall
2 1316 (7.67%) SAN
3 1209 (7.04%) DNS
4 1207 (7.03%) LAN
5 1175 (6.84%) WAN
6 1134 (6.61%) TCP/IP
7 844 (4.92%) DHCP
8 722 (4.21%) VPN
9 568 (3.31%) Internet
10 420 (2.45%) VoIP
11 391 (2.28%) NAS
12 368 (2.14%) Wireless
13 328 (1.91%) Network Security
14 316 (1.84%) MPLS
15 258 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
16 208 (1.21%) LDAP
17 207 (1.21%) IP Telephony
18 197 (1.15%) VLAN
19 187 (1.09%) BGP
20 183 (1.07%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1928 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 398 (2.32%) MySQL
3 396 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 376 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 315 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 284 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 283 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 270 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 202 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 191 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 137 (0.80%) DB2
12 126 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 125 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 110 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
15 101 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 93 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
17 85 (0.50%) RDBMS
18 80 (0.47%) Data Mining
19 55 (0.32%) Big Data
20 49 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 131 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 105 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (0.59%) JIRA
4 101 (0.59%) Subversion
5 63 (0.37%) Jenkins
6 51 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 45 (0.26%) Git (software)
8 44 (0.26%) Selenium
9 38 (0.22%) Maven
10 37 (0.22%) JUnit
11 26 (0.15%) JMeter
12 25 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
13 24 (0.14%) ClearCase
14 23 (0.13%) Eclipse
15 21 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (0.12%) CruiseControl
17 19 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
17 19 (0.11%) Hudson
18 18 (0.10%) LoadRunner
19 15 (0.087%) MSI
General
1 3955 (23.04%) Finance
2 1016 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 899 (5.24%) Retail
4 837 (4.88%) Banking
5 537 (3.13%) Legal
6 451 (2.63%) Law
7 290 (1.69%) Marketing
8 252 (1.47%) Advertising
9 237 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 212 (1.23%) Back Office
11 160 (0.93%) Billing
12 159 (0.93%) Front Office
13 140 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 134 (0.78%) Publishing
15 125 (0.73%) Financial Institution
16 85 (0.50%) Local Government
17 82 (0.48%) Games
18 79 (0.46%) French Language
19 77 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
20 60 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4086 (23.80%) Analyst
2 1645 (9.58%) Service Manager
3 1642 (9.57%) Support Analyst
4 1121 (6.53%) Service Analyst
5 970 (5.65%) Applications Support
6 951 (5.54%) Support Engineer
7 912 (5.31%) Architect
8 830 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 776 (4.52%) Consultant
10 775 (4.51%) Project Manager
11 705 (4.11%) Team Leader
12 647 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
13 610 (3.55%) Administrator
14 591 (3.44%) Services Delivery Manager
15 497 (2.90%) Applications Support Analyst
16 471 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
17 464 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
18 430 (2.50%) IT Support
19 423 (2.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 418 (2.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 764 (4.45%) .NET
2 411 (2.39%) XML
3 407 (2.37%) HTML
4 403 (2.35%) Web Services
5 256 (1.49%) CSS
6 235 (1.37%) Middleware
7 226 (1.32%) ASP.NET
8 208 (1.21%) J2EE
9 135 (0.79%) LAMP
10 90 (0.52%) .NET Framework
11 75 (0.44%) SOAP
12 69 (0.40%) jQuery
13 57 (0.33%) COM
14 50 (0.29%) Ajax
15 47 (0.27%) Spring
16 44 (0.26%) JSP
17 43 (0.25%) Application Packaging
17 43 (0.25%) WCF
17 43 (0.25%) HTML5
18 36 (0.21%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1723 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1041 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 519 (3.02%) Blackberry
4 467 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 345 (2.01%) Clustering
6 271 (1.58%) Replication
7 252 (1.47%) CMDB
8 203 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
9 185 (1.08%) PMI
10 182 (1.06%) Statistics
11 163 (0.95%) Open Source
12 156 (0.91%) Mathematics
13 147 (0.86%) Firmware
14 136 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 132 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
16 129 (0.75%) User Experience
17 124 (0.72%) PKI
18 121 (0.70%) Thin Client
18 121 (0.70%) Fat Client
19 115 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5987 (34.88%) Windows
2 2161 (12.59%) Linux
3 1845 (10.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1598 (9.31%) UNIX
5 1482 (8.63%) Windows 7
6 1159 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 834 (4.86%) Windows XP
8 776 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 443 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 435 (2.53%) Solaris
11 327 (1.90%) Windows 8
12 202 (1.18%) AIX
13 165 (0.96%) CentOS
14 135 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 121 (0.70%) Ubuntu
16 119 (0.69%) Android
17 92 (0.54%) Windows Vista
18 89 (0.52%) Windows 2000
19 76 (0.44%) HPUX
20 74 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3376 (19.67%) Service Management
2 2970 (17.30%) Service Delivery
3 2480 (14.45%) PRINCE2
4 2372 (13.82%) Project Management
5 1826 (10.64%) Change Management
6 1541 (8.98%) Incident Management
7 1424 (8.30%) Problem Management
8 1234 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
9 1156 (6.73%) ITSM
10 1079 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 876 (5.10%) ITIL V3
12 773 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 765 (4.46%) Mentoring
14 746 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 742 (4.32%) Configuration Management
16 651 (3.79%) Release Management
17 636 (3.70%) CRM
18 618 (3.60%) E-Commerce
19 602 (3.51%) Information Security
20 582 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2715 (15.82%) SQL
2 855 (4.98%) Java
3 498 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 452 (2.63%) Perl
5 423 (2.46%) C#
6 314 (1.83%) C
7 303 (1.77%) JavaScript
7 303 (1.77%) Python
8 280 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 246 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 235 (1.37%) PHP
11 218 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 215 (1.25%) VB
13 212 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 132 (0.77%) VBScript
15 127 (0.74%) Ruby
16 120 (0.70%) VBA
17 118 (0.69%) C++
18 100 (0.58%) VB.NET
19 47 (0.27%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2272 (13.24%) Degree
2 2200 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
3 1841 (10.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1260 (7.34%) Security Cleared
5 1192 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1107 (6.45%) MCSE
7 901 (5.25%) SC Cleared
8 819 (4.77%) CCNA
9 649 (3.78%) MCSA
10 588 (3.43%) MCP
11 574 (3.34%) MCITP
12 489 (2.85%) CCNP
13 464 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 389 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 370 (2.16%) CISSP
16 321 (1.87%) ISEB
17 312 (1.82%) PMI Certification
18 291 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 271 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 245 (1.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2477 (14.43%) SLA
2 617 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 452 (2.63%) COBIT
4 394 (2.30%) QA
5 344 (2.00%) PCI DSS
6 272 (1.58%) ISO 9001
7 194 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 71 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 31 (0.18%) COSO
10 24 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 23 (0.13%) Data Quality
12 18 (0.10%) Solvency II
13 16 (0.093%) ISO 9000
14 15 (0.087%) Basel II
15 13 (0.076%) Basel III
16 12 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 12 (0.070%) JSP 440
17 8 (0.047%) P3O
18 7 (0.041%) HL7
19 6 (0.035%) GCP
System Software
1 3420 (19.92%) Active Directory
2 1860 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 639 (3.72%) Hyper-V
4 566 (3.30%) XenApp
5 551 (3.21%) vSphere
6 437 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 214 (1.25%) XenDesktop
8 200 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
9 135 (0.79%) UAG
10 118 (0.69%) XenServer
11 109 (0.63%) vCloud
12 108 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 90 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
14 86 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
15 80 (0.47%) KVM
16 79 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
17 71 (0.41%) NFS
18 69 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 64 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 63 (0.37%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 700 (4.08%) SCCM
2 348 (2.03%) SCOM
3 219 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 211 (1.23%) Puppet
5 185 (1.08%) Nagios
6 171 (1.00%) WSUS
7 168 (0.98%) NetBackup
8 118 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
9 107 (0.62%) Data Guard
10 106 (0.62%) Tivoli
11 85 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
12 78 (0.45%) OpenView
12 78 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
13 65 (0.38%) ZABBIX
14 64 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 53 (0.31%) HP SIM
16 52 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
17 49 (0.29%) Cacti
18 45 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
19 40 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4809 (28.01%) Microsoft
2 2993 (17.44%) VMware
3 2402 (13.99%) Cisco
4 1838 (10.71%) Citrix
5 1674 (9.75%) Oracle
6 1234 (7.19%) HP
7 600 (3.50%) Red Hat
8 556 (3.24%) Juniper
9 527 (3.07%) EMC
10 518 (3.02%) IBM
11 517 (3.01%) NetApp
12 475 (2.77%) SAP
13 430 (2.50%) Remedy
14 424 (2.47%) CheckPoint
15 417 (2.43%) F5
16 383 (2.23%) Dell
17 369 (2.15%) Symantec
18 285 (1.66%) Apple
19 282 (1.64%) ServiceNow
20 241 (1.40%) SolarWinds
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + bens -medical & share
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum +10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + £4K on call + paid OT + excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + health, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £48000 - £51000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday