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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 8660 7441 7535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.36% 7.40% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.15% 9.03% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6983 5827 6179
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
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
85300 82408 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.36% 81.93% 79.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70869 66754 73764
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 3143 £48,750 -7.14% 241
South East +2 1871 £42,500 +6.25% 163
East of England +13 765 £40,500 +1.25% 46
Yorkshire +1 764 £36,500 +8.95% 67
North West +10 602 £40,000 +6.66% 49
West Midlands +1 596 £42,500 +6.25% 39
South West +4 568 £37,750 +0.66% 67
East Midlands +15 298 £37,500 +7.14% 20
North East +2 59 £30,000 -28.57% 7
Midlands +1 14 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South Coast +2 1 £55,000 -7.56%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6075 (34.73%) Windows
2 5030 (28.76%) Microsoft
3 4068 (23.26%) Finance
4 3505 (20.04%) Active Directory
5 3376 (19.30%) Service Management
6 3045 (17.41%) Service Delivery
7 2986 (17.07%) MS Excel
8 2908 (16.63%) VMware
9 2684 (15.35%) SQL
10 2679 (15.32%) SLA
11 2490 (14.24%) Cisco
12 2448 (14.00%) PRINCE2
13 2390 (13.66%) MS Office
14 2255 (12.89%) Project Management
15 2212 (12.65%) Degree
16 2145 (12.26%) ITIL Certification
17 1991 (11.38%) Change Management
18 1985 (11.35%) Linux
19 1973 (11.28%) Citrix
20 1958 (11.19%) SQL Server
21 1846 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
22 1839 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
23 1782 (10.19%) Firewall
24 1732 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
25 1705 (9.75%) Incident Management
26 1697 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
27 1626 (9.30%) MS Exchange
28 1609 (9.20%) Oracle
29 1563 (8.94%) UNIX
30 1517 (8.67%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1626 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 1077 (6.16%) SharePoint
3 713 (4.08%) IIS
4 613 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 508 (2.90%) Lync
6 445 (2.54%) Apache
7 352 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 335 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 286 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 261 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
11 238 (1.36%) WebSphere
12 236 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
13 221 (1.26%) WebLogic
14 172 (0.98%) JBoss
15 167 (0.95%) CMS
16 154 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
17 114 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
18 112 (0.64%) IBM Notes
19 87 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
20 86 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2986 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 2390 (13.66%) MS Office
3 323 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 258 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 252 (1.44%) MS Project
6 39 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.034%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.029%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.029%) SPSS
11 3 (0.017%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.011%) Maya
12 2 (0.011%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.011%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.011%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.011%) FastStats
12 2 (0.011%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.011%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.006%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 155 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 132 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 68 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 62 (0.35%) assyst
5 50 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 48 (0.27%) SAP FI
7 43 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 43 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 42 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 41 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
10 32 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 27 (0.15%) SAP CRM
12 26 (0.15%) SAP SD
13 22 (0.13%) ResourceLink
14 21 (0.12%) SAP ERP
15 18 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
16 17 (0.097%) SAP SRM
16 17 (0.097%) Retail-J
17 16 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
18 15 (0.086%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 319 (1.82%) SaaS
2 290 (1.66%) Office 365
3 154 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 115 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 97 (0.55%) IaaS
6 95 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
7 72 (0.41%) PaaS
8 36 (0.21%) Google Apps
9 21 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.091%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.069%) IBM SmartCloud
12 7 (0.040%) Force.com
12 7 (0.040%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.029%) Rackspace Cloud
13 5 (0.029%) IBM Blueworks
14 4 (0.023%) SoftLayer
15 3 (0.017%) CloudFront
15 3 (0.017%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.011%) Heroku
16 2 (0.011%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1782 (10.19%) Firewall
2 1248 (7.14%) LAN
3 1217 (6.96%) WAN
4 1202 (6.87%) DNS
5 1198 (6.85%) TCP/IP
6 1185 (6.78%) SAN
7 874 (5.00%) VPN
8 825 (4.72%) DHCP
9 658 (3.76%) Internet
10 521 (2.98%) Wireless
11 453 (2.59%) VoIP
12 450 (2.57%) MPLS
13 430 (2.46%) Network Security
14 356 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
15 312 (1.78%) NAS
16 304 (1.74%) BGP
17 250 (1.43%) SSL
18 239 (1.37%) OSPF
19 227 (1.30%) VLAN
20 202 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1958 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 412 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 362 (2.07%) MySQL
4 333 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 290 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
6 274 (1.57%) Relational Database
7 270 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 247 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 214 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 166 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
11 157 (0.90%) DB2
12 137 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 131 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 107 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 102 (0.58%) Data Mining
16 92 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
17 87 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
18 85 (0.49%) RDBMS
19 80 (0.46%) Big Data
20 60 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 143 (0.82%) Visual Studio
2 120 (0.69%) Subversion
2 120 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 102 (0.58%) JIRA
4 100 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 69 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
6 55 (0.31%) Maven
7 51 (0.29%) Git (software)
8 36 (0.21%) ClearCase
9 28 (0.16%) Hudson
10 26 (0.15%) Eclipse
11 25 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
12 22 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
13 20 (0.11%) Selenium
13 20 (0.11%) Artifactory
14 19 (0.11%) MSI
15 17 (0.097%) ClearQuest
15 17 (0.097%) Ant
15 17 (0.097%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (0.097%) CruiseControl
General
1 4068 (23.26%) Finance
2 952 (5.44%) Retail
3 927 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 861 (4.92%) Banking
5 566 (3.24%) Legal
6 464 (2.65%) Law
7 283 (1.62%) Marketing
8 258 (1.48%) Back Office
9 229 (1.31%) Front Office
10 219 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 179 (1.02%) Advertising
12 176 (1.01%) Billing
13 146 (0.83%) Investment Banking
14 118 (0.67%) Publishing
15 110 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 88 (0.50%) Local Government
17 81 (0.46%) French Language
18 80 (0.46%) Games
19 62 (0.35%) German Language
20 58 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4337 (24.80%) Analyst
2 1709 (9.77%) Support Analyst
3 1693 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 1300 (7.43%) Service Analyst
5 1027 (5.87%) Support Engineer
6 1022 (5.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1009 (5.77%) Applications Support
8 944 (5.40%) Architect
9 772 (4.41%) Project Manager
10 736 (4.21%) Team Leader
11 698 (3.99%) Consultant
12 688 (3.93%) Delivery Manager
13 623 (3.56%) Services Delivery Manager
14 620 (3.54%) Administrator
15 510 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
16 492 (2.81%) 2nd Line Support
17 479 (2.74%) IT Support
18 470 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 446 (2.55%) Network Engineer
20 429 (2.45%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (4.18%) .NET
2 434 (2.48%) HTML
3 424 (2.42%) XML
4 390 (2.23%) Web Services
5 272 (1.56%) CSS
6 246 (1.41%) Middleware
7 240 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 231 (1.32%) J2EE
9 132 (0.75%) .NET Framework
10 88 (0.50%) jQuery
11 77 (0.44%) SOAP
12 71 (0.41%) JSP
13 64 (0.37%) Ajax
14 59 (0.34%) LAMP
15 51 (0.29%) Application Packaging
16 48 (0.27%) HTML5
17 47 (0.27%) SAP Basis
18 43 (0.25%) JDBC
18 43 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
19 40 (0.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1846 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1100 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 583 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 448 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 378 (2.16%) Clustering
6 253 (1.45%) CMDB
7 252 (1.44%) Replication
8 208 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 204 (1.17%) Statistics
10 175 (1.00%) Open Source
11 161 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 161 (0.92%) Thin Client
12 160 (0.91%) PMI
13 144 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 140 (0.80%) Mathematics
15 126 (0.72%) PKI
16 120 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
17 114 (0.65%) User Experience
18 110 (0.63%) Life Science
19 93 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6075 (34.73%) Windows
2 1985 (11.35%) Linux
3 1732 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1563 (8.94%) UNIX
5 1517 (8.67%) Windows 7
6 1111 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 920 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 849 (4.85%) Windows XP
9 430 (2.46%) Windows 8
10 381 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 372 (2.13%) Solaris
12 215 (1.23%) AIX
13 173 (0.99%) CentOS
14 136 (0.78%) Android
15 132 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 98 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 96 (0.55%) Windows Vista
18 84 (0.48%) SUSE
19 65 (0.37%) Apple iOS
20 64 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3376 (19.30%) Service Management
2 3045 (17.41%) Service Delivery
3 2448 (14.00%) PRINCE2
4 2255 (12.89%) Project Management
5 1991 (11.38%) Change Management
6 1705 (9.75%) Incident Management
7 1426 (8.15%) Problem Management
8 1139 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
9 1108 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 978 (5.59%) ITSM
11 857 (4.90%) ITIL V3
12 794 (4.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 767 (4.39%) Mentoring
14 688 (3.93%) Configuration Management
15 687 (3.93%) E-Commerce
16 686 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
17 630 (3.60%) Information Security
18 626 (3.58%) CRM
19 580 (3.32%) Release Management
20 565 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2684 (15.35%) SQL
2 797 (4.56%) Java
3 578 (3.30%) PowerShell
4 463 (2.65%) Perl
5 438 (2.50%) C#
6 362 (2.07%) JavaScript
7 333 (1.90%) C
8 264 (1.51%) Shell Script
9 253 (1.45%) PL/SQL
10 251 (1.44%) Python
11 225 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 213 (1.22%) T-SQL
13 192 (1.10%) PHP
14 167 (0.95%) VB
15 149 (0.85%) VBScript
16 115 (0.66%) C++
17 90 (0.51%) VBA
18 86 (0.49%) VB.NET
19 73 (0.42%) Ruby
20 61 (0.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2212 (12.65%) Degree
2 2145 (12.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1697 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1397 (7.99%) Security Cleared
5 1262 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1011 (5.78%) SC Cleared
7 994 (5.68%) MCSE
8 809 (4.63%) CCNA
9 662 (3.79%) MCP
10 617 (3.53%) CCNP
11 609 (3.48%) MCSA
12 513 (2.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 452 (2.58%) MCITP
14 380 (2.17%) CISSP
15 347 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 343 (1.96%) PMI Certification
17 315 (1.80%) ISEB
18 261 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 250 (1.43%) DV Cleared
20 215 (1.23%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2679 (15.32%) SLA
2 572 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 426 (2.44%) COBIT
4 393 (2.25%) QA
5 360 (2.06%) PCI DSS
6 245 (1.40%) ISO 9001
7 200 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 50 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 35 (0.20%) COSO
9 35 (0.20%) JSP 440
10 22 (0.13%) Data Quality
11 17 (0.097%) ISO 14001
12 9 (0.051%) Solvency II
12 9 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 8 (0.046%) GxP
14 7 (0.040%) ISO 9000
14 7 (0.040%) DICOM
15 5 (0.029%) BS25999
15 5 (0.029%) HL7
15 5 (0.029%) Basel III
System Software
1 3505 (20.04%) Active Directory
2 1839 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 613 (3.50%) XenApp
4 590 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 585 (3.34%) vSphere
6 347 (1.98%) VMware ESX
7 272 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 228 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
9 136 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 131 (0.75%) XenServer
11 130 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
12 110 (0.63%) vCloud
13 98 (0.56%) Firmware
14 95 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
15 85 (0.49%) UAG
16 78 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 72 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
18 63 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 53 (0.30%) NFS
20 49 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 721 (4.12%) SCCM
2 465 (2.66%) SCOM
3 205 (1.17%) Puppet
4 204 (1.17%) Backup Exec
5 190 (1.09%) NetBackup
6 188 (1.07%) Nagios
7 159 (0.91%) WSUS
8 151 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
9 113 (0.65%) Tivoli
10 110 (0.63%) Data Guard
11 97 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
12 65 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
12 65 (0.37%) OpenView
13 64 (0.37%) SCOrch
14 63 (0.36%) HP SIM
15 58 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
16 55 (0.31%) Netcool
17 54 (0.31%) Foglight
18 53 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
19 45 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5030 (28.76%) Microsoft
2 2908 (16.63%) VMware
3 2490 (14.24%) Cisco
4 1973 (11.28%) Citrix
5 1609 (9.20%) Oracle
6 1162 (6.64%) HP
7 709 (4.05%) Juniper
8 562 (3.21%) IBM
9 519 (2.97%) SAP
10 518 (2.96%) Remedy
11 513 (2.93%) F5
12 494 (2.82%) Red Hat
13 458 (2.62%) EMC
14 434 (2.48%) CheckPoint
15 425 (2.43%) NetApp
16 408 (2.33%) Dell
17 389 (2.22%) Symantec
18 286 (1.64%) ServiceNow
19 254 (1.45%) SolarWinds
20 247 (1.41%) Apple
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Solutions Group - Sovereign Housing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Car allowance, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday