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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 8668 8045 7416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.39% 7.15% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 8.71% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6767 6441 6009
Average salary £45,000 £44,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,650 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
85964 92342 85115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.18% 82.10% 80.37%
Number of salaries quoted 70360 74842 70738
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 +10 3313 £50,000 - 270
South East +3 1951 £45,000 +12.50% 209
Yorkshire +2 798 £36,500 -2.66% 77
East of England +15 709 £43,900 +4.52% 82
South West +10 548 £37,500 -11.24% 73
West Midlands -1 522 £42,500 -5.55% 70
North West -1 478 £41,000 +18.84% 68
East Midlands +2 329 £40,000 +10.34% 30
North East -9 46 £35,000 +22.80% 11
South Coast - 4 £57,500 -
Midlands +3 3 £60,500 +34.44%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6024 (35.66%) Windows
2 5025 (29.74%) Microsoft
3 3920 (23.20%) Finance
4 3631 (21.49%) Active Directory
5 3382 (20.02%) Service Management
6 3132 (18.54%) Service Delivery
7 2835 (16.78%) MS Excel
8 2774 (16.42%) VMware
9 2589 (15.32%) SLA
10 2505 (14.83%) SQL
11 2414 (14.29%) Cisco
12 2397 (14.19%) PRINCE2
13 2321 (13.74%) ITIL Certification
14 2305 (13.64%) MS Office
15 2244 (13.28%) Project Management
16 2229 (13.19%) Degree
17 1966 (11.64%) Citrix
18 1911 (11.31%) SQL Server
19 1861 (11.02%) Linux
20 1849 (10.94%) Change Management
21 1827 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
22 1794 (10.62%) Firewall
23 1725 (10.21%) Microsoft Certification
24 1668 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
24 1668 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
25 1619 (9.58%) Windows 7
26 1583 (9.37%) Incident Management
27 1560 (9.23%) MS Exchange
28 1453 (8.60%) Security Cleared
29 1432 (8.48%) Oracle

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1560 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 961 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 689 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 621 (3.68%) Lync
5 619 (3.66%) IIS
6 331 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 302 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 301 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 288 (1.70%) Apache
10 260 (1.54%) Tomcat
11 235 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
12 198 (1.17%) WebSphere
13 165 (0.98%) WebLogic
14 127 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
15 106 (0.63%) IBM Notes
16 102 (0.60%) CMS
17 95 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
18 90 (0.53%) JBoss
19 87 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
20 85 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2835 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 2305 (13.64%) MS Office
3 324 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 239 (1.41%) MS Project
5 232 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 35 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.12%) SPSS
8 17 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (0.095%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.024%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.018%) Open Workbench
11 3 (0.018%) FastStats
11 3 (0.018%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.012%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 179 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 157 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 71 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 65 (0.38%) assyst
5 50 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 42 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 36 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
8 32 (0.19%) SAP SRM
9 29 (0.17%) SAP CO
10 28 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
10 28 (0.17%) SAP FI
11 25 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
12 24 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 21 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
13 21 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
14 20 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
15 19 (0.11%) SAP SM
15 19 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
15 19 (0.11%) SAP ERP
16 18 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 392 (2.32%) Office 365
2 296 (1.75%) SaaS
3 231 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 180 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 139 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 81 (0.48%) IaaS
7 77 (0.46%) PaaS
8 32 (0.19%) Mimecast
9 26 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
10 23 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (0.14%) Google Apps
11 22 (0.13%) Yammer
12 14 (0.083%) IBM SmartCloud
13 13 (0.077%) Azure Active Directory
14 11 (0.065%) Amazon S3
15 10 (0.059%) Terremark
16 9 (0.053%) GitHub
17 8 (0.047%) Force.com
18 7 (0.041%) OpenShift
19 5 (0.030%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1794 (10.62%) Firewall
2 1347 (7.97%) WAN
3 1331 (7.88%) LAN
4 1120 (6.63%) DNS
5 1099 (6.51%) TCP/IP
6 1054 (6.24%) SAN
7 832 (4.92%) VPN
8 752 (4.45%) DHCP
9 622 (3.68%) Internet
10 590 (3.49%) Network Security
11 589 (3.49%) Wireless
12 575 (3.40%) VoIP
13 484 (2.86%) MPLS
14 449 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
15 361 (2.14%) BGP
16 303 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
17 281 (1.66%) OSPF
18 262 (1.55%) SSL
19 248 (1.47%) EIGRP
20 241 (1.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1911 (11.31%) SQL Server
2 382 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 347 (2.05%) MySQL
4 318 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 294 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 264 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 243 (1.44%) Relational Database
8 218 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 211 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 180 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 135 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 132 (0.78%) DB2
13 130 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
14 129 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
15 117 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
16 84 (0.50%) RDBMS
17 75 (0.44%) Big Data
18 68 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
19 62 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
20 59 (0.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 146 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 140 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 117 (0.69%) Subversion
4 112 (0.66%) JIRA
5 91 (0.54%) Jenkins
6 78 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
7 63 (0.37%) Git (software)
8 55 (0.33%) Maven
9 38 (0.22%) MSI
10 37 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 37 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
11 33 (0.20%) Selenium
12 26 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
12 26 (0.15%) LoadRunner
13 24 (0.14%) Ant
14 22 (0.13%) Toad
15 19 (0.11%) Eclipse
16 18 (0.11%) Hudson
17 16 (0.095%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 15 (0.089%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3920 (23.20%) Finance
2 959 (5.68%) Retail
3 891 (5.27%) Banking
4 864 (5.11%) Telecoms
5 588 (3.48%) Legal
6 526 (3.11%) Law
7 301 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 257 (1.52%) Marketing
9 226 (1.34%) Advertising
9 226 (1.34%) Back Office
10 205 (1.21%) Front Office
11 199 (1.18%) Investment Banking
12 181 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 176 (1.04%) Billing
14 117 (0.69%) Publishing
15 83 (0.49%) Games
16 67 (0.40%) French Language
16 67 (0.40%) Local Government
17 63 (0.37%) German Language
18 61 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 3971 (23.51%) Analyst
2 1776 (10.51%) Service Manager
3 1632 (9.66%) Support Analyst
4 1105 (6.54%) Service Analyst
5 991 (5.87%) Support Engineer
6 948 (5.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 870 (5.15%) Applications Support
8 835 (4.94%) Project Manager
9 778 (4.61%) Delivery Manager
10 747 (4.42%) Architect
11 699 (4.14%) Services Delivery Manager
12 672 (3.98%) Consultant
13 662 (3.92%) Administrator
14 593 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
15 570 (3.37%) Team Leader
16 485 (2.87%) Network Engineer
17 470 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 469 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
19 462 (2.73%) IT Support
20 446 (2.64%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 735 (4.35%) .NET
2 386 (2.28%) XML
3 375 (2.22%) HTML
4 361 (2.14%) Web Services
5 271 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 239 (1.41%) J2EE
7 224 (1.33%) CSS
8 196 (1.16%) Middleware
9 140 (0.83%) .NET Framework
10 122 (0.72%) jQuery
11 109 (0.65%) Ajax
12 96 (0.57%) JSP
13 73 (0.43%) SOAP
13 73 (0.43%) Software Packaging
14 66 (0.39%) Application Packaging
15 62 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
16 56 (0.33%) WCF
17 52 (0.31%) SAP Basis
18 46 (0.27%) COM
19 44 (0.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1668 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 1129 (6.68%) Management Information System
3 598 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 404 (2.39%) Computer Science
5 308 (1.82%) Clustering
6 219 (1.30%) CMDB
7 208 (1.23%) Replication
8 204 (1.21%) Statistics
9 169 (1.00%) Thin Client
9 169 (1.00%) Fat Client
10 162 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
11 160 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 147 (0.87%) Life Science
13 146 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 132 (0.78%) Mathematics
15 122 (0.72%) FMCG
16 109 (0.65%) Open Source
17 102 (0.60%) PMI
18 101 (0.60%) PKI
19 99 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6024 (35.66%) Windows
2 1861 (11.02%) Linux
3 1668 (9.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 1619 (9.58%) Windows 7
5 1208 (7.15%) UNIX
6 1082 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1050 (6.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 715 (4.23%) Windows XP
9 506 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 381 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 355 (2.10%) Solaris
12 188 (1.11%) AIX
13 155 (0.92%) Android
14 145 (0.86%) Mac OS X
15 123 (0.73%) CentOS
16 120 (0.71%) Apple iOS
17 89 (0.53%) Mac OS
17 89 (0.53%) Windows 2000
18 88 (0.52%) Windows Vista
19 70 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3382 (20.02%) Service Management
2 3132 (18.54%) Service Delivery
3 2397 (14.19%) PRINCE2
4 2244 (13.28%) Project Management
5 1849 (10.94%) Change Management
6 1583 (9.37%) Incident Management
7 1431 (8.47%) Problem Management
8 1202 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
9 1064 (6.30%) ITSM
10 964 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 836 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 770 (4.56%) ITIL V3
13 760 (4.50%) Mentoring
14 729 (4.32%) Configuration Management
15 716 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
16 699 (4.14%) Information Security
17 624 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
18 617 (3.65%) CRM
19 560 (3.31%) Migration
20 549 (3.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2505 (14.83%) SQL
2 653 (3.87%) PowerShell
3 649 (3.84%) Java
4 426 (2.52%) C#
5 384 (2.27%) Perl
6 366 (2.17%) JavaScript
7 321 (1.90%) C
8 249 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 244 (1.44%) PL/SQL
10 236 (1.40%) Python
11 223 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 190 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 162 (0.96%) PHP
14 158 (0.94%) VB
15 134 (0.79%) VBScript
16 117 (0.69%) VBA
17 86 (0.51%) Ruby
18 72 (0.43%) C++
19 71 (0.42%) VB.NET
20 69 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2321 (13.74%) ITIL Certification
2 2229 (13.19%) Degree
3 1725 (10.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 1453 (8.60%) Security Cleared
5 1269 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1077 (6.38%) MCSE
7 1064 (6.30%) SC Cleared
8 876 (5.19%) CCNA
9 695 (4.11%) MCP
10 629 (3.72%) CCNP
11 563 (3.33%) MCSA
12 478 (2.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 442 (2.62%) CISSP
14 380 (2.25%) MCITP
15 359 (2.13%) DV Cleared
16 324 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 324 (1.92%) ISEB
17 300 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 250 (1.48%) CISM
19 248 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2589 (15.32%) SLA
2 662 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 431 (2.55%) COBIT
4 386 (2.28%) QA
5 335 (1.98%) PCI DSS
6 172 (1.02%) ISO 9001
7 169 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 45 (0.27%) JSP 440
9 38 (0.22%) PMBOK
10 21 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 18 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 17 (0.10%) Basel II
13 12 (0.071%) Data Quality
13 12 (0.071%) Solvency II
14 11 (0.065%) COSO
15 9 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 9 (0.053%) HL7
16 7 (0.041%) MiFID
16 7 (0.041%) EMIR
16 7 (0.041%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3631 (21.49%) Active Directory
2 1827 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 648 (3.84%) Hyper-V
4 642 (3.80%) XenApp
5 553 (3.27%) vSphere
6 347 (2.05%) XenDesktop
7 294 (1.74%) VMware ESX
8 203 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 190 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 141 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 132 (0.78%) XenServer
12 108 (0.64%) vCloud
13 90 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 83 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
15 58 (0.34%) NFS
16 53 (0.31%) Firmware
17 50 (0.30%) Samba
18 45 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 43 (0.25%) ISA Server
20 40 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 845 (5.00%) SCCM
2 504 (2.98%) SCOM
3 209 (1.24%) Puppet
4 197 (1.17%) Nagios
5 187 (1.11%) NetBackup
6 153 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 136 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
8 129 (0.76%) WSUS
9 96 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
10 92 (0.54%) Tivoli
11 89 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
12 83 (0.49%) HP SIM
13 73 (0.43%) OpenView
14 67 (0.40%) Data Guard
15 64 (0.38%) SCOrch
16 58 (0.34%) SCVMM
17 52 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
18 51 (0.30%) Ansible
18 51 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 47 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5025 (29.74%) Microsoft
2 2774 (16.42%) VMware
3 2414 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1966 (11.64%) Citrix
5 1432 (8.48%) Oracle
6 1241 (7.35%) HP
7 631 (3.74%) Juniper
8 565 (3.34%) IBM
9 539 (3.19%) SAP
10 482 (2.85%) CheckPoint
11 476 (2.82%) F5
12 465 (2.75%) Remedy
13 429 (2.54%) Red Hat
14 403 (2.39%) NetApp
15 396 (2.34%) Dell
16 349 (2.07%) EMC
17 345 (2.04%) Symantec
18 339 (2.01%) ServiceNow
19 227 (1.34%) Apple
20 211 (1.25%) SolarWinds
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Fantastic
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + life insurance, pension, health in
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 4% bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago