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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 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 8923 7448 8266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.37% 7.48% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 9.21% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7188 6082 6866
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
87520 80865 87791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.06% 81.20% 79.24%
Number of salaries quoted 70546 67175 74865
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 23 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 23 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 +4 3378 £50,000 - 295
South East +4 2040 £40,000 -5.88% 248
Yorkshire +1 789 £32,500 -5.79% 62
East of England +1 624 £41,750 +4.37% 88
North West +13 608 £42,500 +6.78% 75
West Midlands -1 560 £41,750 -7.22% 67
South West +7 536 £36,500 -2.66% 65
East Midlands +12 319 £32,500 -10.76% 29
North East -1 92 £34,000 -20.00% 9
Midlands +3 6 £50,000 +17.64% 1
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 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 5998 (34.97%) Windows
2 4805 (28.02%) Microsoft
3 3941 (22.98%) Finance
4 3428 (19.99%) Active Directory
5 3360 (19.59%) Service Management
6 2994 (17.46%) VMware
7 2956 (17.24%) Service Delivery
8 2907 (16.95%) MS Excel
9 2698 (15.73%) SQL
10 2475 (14.43%) PRINCE2
11 2473 (14.42%) SLA
12 2417 (14.09%) Cisco
13 2367 (13.80%) Project Management
14 2266 (13.21%) Degree
15 2188 (12.76%) ITIL Certification
16 2161 (12.60%) Linux
17 2149 (12.53%) MS Office
18 1923 (11.21%) SQL Server
19 1871 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
20 1844 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
20 1844 (10.75%) Citrix
21 1838 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
22 1822 (10.62%) Change Management
23 1768 (10.31%) MS Exchange
24 1722 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
25 1679 (9.79%) Firewall
26 1666 (9.71%) Oracle
27 1589 (9.26%) UNIX
28 1535 (8.95%) Incident Management
29 1494 (8.71%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 1768 (10.31%) MS Exchange
2 1049 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 733 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 686 (4.00%) IIS
5 495 (2.89%) Apache
6 403 (2.35%) Lync
7 398 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 316 (1.84%) Tomcat
9 292 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 268 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
11 225 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 217 (1.27%) WebLogic
13 200 (1.17%) WebSphere
14 178 (1.04%) CMS
15 151 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 105 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
17 92 (0.54%) IBM Notes
18 81 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
19 80 (0.47%) OpenStack
20 67 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2907 (16.95%) MS Excel
2 2149 (12.53%) MS Office
3 272 (1.59%) MS Project
4 268 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 267 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 28 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 18 (0.10%) FastStats
9 7 (0.041%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.041%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.041%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.035%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.023%) 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
1 138 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
2 120 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 115 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 86 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 80 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
6 71 (0.41%) assyst
7 50 (0.29%) SAP FI
8 43 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
8 43 (0.25%) SAP CO
9 41 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
10 31 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
11 30 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
12 28 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
12 28 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 24 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
14 22 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
15 20 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
16 19 (0.11%) Academy Housing
16 19 (0.11%) arcHouse
16 19 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 326 (1.90%) SaaS
2 277 (1.62%) Office 365
3 181 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 175 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 122 (0.71%) IaaS
6 117 (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%) IBM SmartCloud
13 4 (0.023%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.012%) Heroku
15 1 (0.006%) ElastiCache
15 1 (0.006%) IBM Blueworks
15 1 (0.006%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1679 (9.79%) Firewall
2 1311 (7.64%) SAN
3 1206 (7.03%) DNS
4 1204 (7.02%) LAN
5 1169 (6.82%) WAN
6 1136 (6.62%) TCP/IP
7 837 (4.88%) DHCP
8 717 (4.18%) VPN
9 564 (3.29%) Internet
10 423 (2.47%) VoIP
11 389 (2.27%) NAS
12 368 (2.15%) Wireless
13 335 (1.95%) Network Security
14 320 (1.87%) MPLS
15 260 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
16 202 (1.18%) IP Telephony
17 201 (1.17%) LDAP
18 195 (1.14%) VLAN
19 191 (1.11%) BGP
20 184 (1.07%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1923 (11.21%) SQL Server
2 397 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 396 (2.31%) MySQL
4 376 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 310 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 281 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 281 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 272 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 201 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 191 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 136 (0.79%) DB2
11 130 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
12 122 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 108 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
14 101 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
15 90 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
16 86 (0.50%) RDBMS
17 80 (0.47%) Data Mining
18 55 (0.32%) Big Data
19 49 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 127 (0.74%) Visual Studio
2 103 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (0.59%) Subversion
3 102 (0.59%) JIRA
4 64 (0.37%) Jenkins
5 51 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 45 (0.26%) Git (software)
7 44 (0.26%) Selenium
8 39 (0.23%) Maven
9 37 (0.22%) JUnit
10 26 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
10 26 (0.15%) JMeter
11 25 (0.15%) ClearCase
12 23 (0.13%) Eclipse
13 21 (0.12%) CruiseControl
13 21 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 20 (0.12%) Hudson
15 19 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
16 18 (0.10%) LoadRunner
17 15 (0.087%) MSI
General
1 3941 (22.98%) Finance
2 1010 (5.89%) Telecoms
3 896 (5.22%) Retail
4 837 (4.88%) Banking
5 543 (3.17%) Legal
6 449 (2.62%) Law
7 292 (1.70%) Marketing
8 248 (1.45%) Advertising
9 231 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 214 (1.25%) Back Office
11 164 (0.96%) Front Office
12 159 (0.93%) Billing
13 140 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 136 (0.79%) Publishing
15 127 (0.74%) Financial Institution
16 83 (0.48%) Local Government
17 82 (0.48%) Games
18 81 (0.47%) French Language
19 74 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 59 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4089 (23.84%) Analyst
2 1639 (9.56%) Support Analyst
3 1630 (9.50%) Service Manager
4 1126 (6.57%) Service Analyst
5 963 (5.61%) Applications Support
6 949 (5.53%) Support Engineer
7 903 (5.26%) Architect
8 838 (4.89%) Service Desk Analyst
9 772 (4.50%) Consultant
10 765 (4.46%) Project Manager
11 710 (4.14%) Team Leader
12 644 (3.75%) Delivery Manager
13 611 (3.56%) Administrator
14 584 (3.41%) Services Delivery Manager
15 490 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
16 472 (2.75%) Infrastructure Manager
17 461 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
18 430 (2.51%) IT Support
19 423 (2.47%) Technical Support
20 422 (2.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 765 (4.46%) .NET
2 404 (2.36%) HTML
3 402 (2.34%) XML
4 398 (2.32%) Web Services
5 254 (1.48%) CSS
6 233 (1.36%) Middleware
7 228 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 207 (1.21%) J2EE
9 132 (0.77%) LAMP
10 94 (0.55%) .NET Framework
11 71 (0.41%) SOAP
12 67 (0.39%) jQuery
13 56 (0.33%) COM
14 49 (0.29%) Application Packaging
14 49 (0.29%) Ajax
15 47 (0.27%) Spring
16 46 (0.27%) JSP
17 44 (0.26%) HTML5
18 41 (0.24%) WCF
19 37 (0.22%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1722 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1038 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 518 (3.02%) Blackberry
4 465 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 345 (2.01%) Clustering
6 265 (1.55%) Replication
7 250 (1.46%) CMDB
8 201 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
9 187 (1.09%) PMI
10 186 (1.08%) Statistics
11 159 (0.93%) Open Source
12 154 (0.90%) Mathematics
13 147 (0.86%) Firmware
14 138 (0.80%) Client/Server
15 132 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
16 130 (0.76%) User Experience
17 124 (0.72%) PKI
18 123 (0.72%) Thin Client
18 123 (0.72%) Fat Client
19 114 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5998 (34.97%) Windows
2 2161 (12.60%) Linux
3 1838 (10.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1589 (9.26%) UNIX
5 1494 (8.71%) Windows 7
6 1152 (6.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 841 (4.90%) Windows XP
8 782 (4.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 446 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 432 (2.52%) Solaris
11 337 (1.96%) Windows 8
12 203 (1.18%) AIX
13 167 (0.97%) CentOS
14 135 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 119 (0.69%) Android
16 118 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 91 (0.53%) Windows Vista
18 89 (0.52%) Windows 2000
19 74 (0.43%) HPUX
20 73 (0.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3360 (19.59%) Service Management
2 2956 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 2475 (14.43%) PRINCE2
4 2367 (13.80%) Project Management
5 1822 (10.62%) Change Management
6 1535 (8.95%) Incident Management
7 1416 (8.26%) Problem Management
8 1223 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1138 (6.64%) ITSM
10 1082 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 873 (5.09%) ITIL V3
12 770 (4.49%) Mentoring
13 767 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 749 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
15 735 (4.29%) Configuration Management
16 643 (3.75%) Release Management
17 633 (3.69%) CRM
18 619 (3.61%) E-Commerce
19 611 (3.56%) Information Security
20 582 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2698 (15.73%) SQL
2 846 (4.93%) Java
3 503 (2.93%) PowerShell
4 452 (2.64%) Perl
5 419 (2.44%) C#
6 314 (1.83%) C
7 298 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 296 (1.73%) Python
9 276 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 246 (1.43%) Shell Script
11 233 (1.36%) PHP
12 219 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 210 (1.22%) VB
14 209 (1.22%) Bash Shell
15 131 (0.76%) VBScript
16 124 (0.72%) Ruby
17 119 (0.69%) C++
18 116 (0.68%) VBA
19 98 (0.57%) VB.NET
20 44 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2266 (13.21%) Degree
2 2188 (12.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1844 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1254 (7.31%) Security Cleared
5 1205 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1108 (6.46%) MCSE
7 893 (5.21%) SC Cleared
8 826 (4.82%) CCNA
9 650 (3.79%) MCSA
10 592 (3.45%) MCP
11 575 (3.35%) MCITP
12 496 (2.89%) CCNP
13 465 (2.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 388 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 372 (2.17%) CISSP
16 327 (1.91%) ISEB
17 318 (1.85%) PMI Certification
18 291 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 266 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 243 (1.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2473 (14.42%) SLA
2 616 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 449 (2.62%) COBIT
4 397 (2.31%) QA
5 347 (2.02%) PCI DSS
6 278 (1.62%) ISO 9001
7 195 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 72 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 31 (0.18%) COSO
10 24 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 22 (0.13%) Data Quality
12 18 (0.10%) Solvency II
13 15 (0.087%) ISO 9000
14 13 (0.076%) Basel II
14 13 (0.076%) JSP 440
15 12 (0.070%) Basel III
16 10 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 8 (0.047%) P3O
18 7 (0.041%) HL7
19 6 (0.035%) GCP
System Software
1 3428 (19.99%) Active Directory
2 1871 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 636 (3.71%) Hyper-V
4 574 (3.35%) XenApp
5 556 (3.24%) vSphere
6 437 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 218 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 204 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
9 131 (0.76%) UAG
10 119 (0.69%) XenServer
11 111 (0.65%) vCloud
12 109 (0.64%) Terminal Services
13 91 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
14 87 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
15 83 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
16 79 (0.46%) KVM
17 69 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 66 (0.38%) NFS
19 64 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
20 62 (0.36%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 703 (4.10%) SCCM
2 344 (2.01%) SCOM
3 221 (1.29%) Backup Exec
4 210 (1.22%) Puppet
5 185 (1.08%) Nagios
6 171 (1.00%) WSUS
7 170 (0.99%) NetBackup
8 121 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 109 (0.64%) Data Guard
10 105 (0.61%) Tivoli
11 85 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
12 79 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
13 75 (0.44%) OpenView
14 65 (0.38%) ZABBIX
15 63 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 54 (0.31%) HP SIM
17 52 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
18 49 (0.29%) Cacti
19 45 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
20 40 (0.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4805 (28.02%) Microsoft
2 2994 (17.46%) VMware
3 2417 (14.09%) Cisco
4 1844 (10.75%) Citrix
5 1666 (9.71%) Oracle
6 1229 (7.17%) HP
7 603 (3.52%) Red Hat
8 557 (3.25%) Juniper
9 528 (3.08%) EMC
10 522 (3.04%) IBM
11 506 (2.95%) NetApp
12 475 (2.77%) SAP
13 427 (2.49%) CheckPoint
14 426 (2.48%) Remedy
15 419 (2.44%) F5
16 380 (2.22%) Dell
17 377 (2.20%) Symantec
18 285 (1.66%) Apple
19 280 (1.63%) ServiceNow
20 240 (1.40%) SolarWinds
North London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum plus 30% benefits package (excellent
Posted: 10 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package+ Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + on call + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £110 - £120 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £16k - 25k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Essex
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago