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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 8317 8291 7182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 8.13% 7.58% 7.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 9.16% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6680 6668 5858
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £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
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 +2 2982 £53,500 +7.53% 308
South East +4 1996 £42,500 +6.25% 210
East of England +2 756 £42,500 +1.19% 55
Yorkshire -3 635 £35,500 +1.42% 64
West Midlands +5 557 £45,000 - 59
South West +4 543 £39,000 -2.50% 95
North West -2 525 £40,000 +6.66% 71
East Midlands +3 308 £37,500 - 39
North East -26 34 £31,500 -1.56% 13
Midlands -7 12 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South Coast - 6 £57,500 -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5948 (34.65%) Windows
2 4901 (28.55%) Microsoft
3 3830 (22.31%) Finance
4 3606 (21.01%) Service Management
5 3529 (20.56%) Active Directory
6 3098 (18.05%) VMware
7 3081 (17.95%) Service Delivery
8 2762 (16.09%) MS Excel
9 2634 (15.34%) SQL
10 2500 (14.56%) Project Management
11 2450 (14.27%) SLA
12 2439 (14.21%) Cisco
13 2408 (14.03%) PRINCE2
14 2317 (13.50%) ITIL Certification
15 2211 (12.88%) Degree
16 2066 (12.03%) Linux
17 2011 (11.71%) SQL Server
18 2002 (11.66%) Change Management
19 1991 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
20 1916 (11.16%) Citrix
21 1897 (11.05%) MS Office
22 1769 (10.30%) Firewall
23 1717 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
24 1711 (9.97%) Data Centre
25 1681 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
26 1641 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
27 1594 (9.29%) Incident Management
28 1516 (8.83%) MS Exchange
29 1497 (8.72%) Problem Management
30 1457 (8.49%) Oracle

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1516 (8.83%) MS Exchange
2 1019 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 721 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 601 (3.50%) IIS
5 502 (2.92%) Lync
6 335 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 294 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 286 (1.67%) Apache
9 280 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 211 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2003
11 189 (1.10%) Tomcat
12 141 (0.82%) WebLogic
13 124 (0.72%) WebSphere
14 118 (0.69%) CMS
15 114 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
16 96 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
17 93 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
18 81 (0.47%) JBoss
19 75 (0.44%) IBM Notes
20 68 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2762 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 1897 (11.05%) MS Office
3 259 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 250 (1.46%) MS Project
5 216 (1.26%) MS Visio
6 31 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.13%) InfoPath
8 20 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.099%) SPSS
10 8 (0.047%) AutoCAD
10 8 (0.047%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.029%) Photoshop
12 4 (0.023%) FastStats
13 3 (0.017%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.017%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.012%) DOC1
14 2 (0.012%) PrintSoft PReS
15 1 (0.006%) Open Workbench
15 1 (0.006%) CATIA
15 1 (0.006%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 170 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 153 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 103 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 75 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 75 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 52 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 50 (0.29%) SAP SRM
7 47 (0.27%) assyst
8 38 (0.22%) SAP SM
9 36 (0.21%) SAP FI
10 34 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 34 (0.20%) SAP CO
11 32 (0.19%) SAP CRM
12 30 (0.17%) RMDS
12 30 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 27 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
14 22 (0.13%) Movex
14 22 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 19 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
15 19 (0.11%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 498 (2.90%) Office 365
2 334 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 311 (1.81%) SaaS
4 242 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 201 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 126 (0.73%) IaaS
7 109 (0.63%) PaaS
8 79 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 23 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (0.093%) Google Apps
12 13 (0.076%) Amazon S3
13 12 (0.070%) Google Analytics
14 11 (0.064%) GitHub
14 11 (0.064%) IBM SmartCloud
15 10 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
15 10 (0.058%) Yammer
15 10 (0.058%) Force.com
15 10 (0.058%) Heroku
16 7 (0.041%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1769 (10.30%) Firewall
2 1456 (8.48%) WAN
3 1435 (8.36%) LAN
4 1297 (7.56%) DNS
5 1093 (6.37%) TCP/IP
6 1078 (6.28%) SAN
7 889 (5.18%) DHCP
8 779 (4.54%) VPN
9 627 (3.65%) VoIP
10 593 (3.45%) Internet
11 474 (2.76%) Network Security
12 464 (2.70%) MPLS
13 457 (2.66%) Wireless
14 376 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
15 331 (1.93%) NAS
16 317 (1.85%) BGP
17 316 (1.84%) VLAN
18 278 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
19 271 (1.58%) OSPF
20 199 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2011 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 399 (2.32%) Oracle Database
3 375 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 347 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 344 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 334 (1.95%) MySQL
7 285 (1.66%) Relational Database
8 189 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 179 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 178 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 171 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 164 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 150 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
14 119 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 118 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
16 114 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
17 99 (0.58%) Big Data
18 87 (0.51%) DB2
19 82 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
20 80 (0.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 154 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 144 (0.84%) Subversion
3 123 (0.72%) Visual Studio
4 112 (0.65%) JIRA
5 97 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 94 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 72 (0.42%) Maven
8 42 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 41 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
10 38 (0.22%) Selenium
11 36 (0.21%) Ant
12 30 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
13 29 (0.17%) Hudson
14 28 (0.16%) HP UFT
14 28 (0.16%) LoadRunner
15 26 (0.15%) Toad
16 24 (0.14%) MSI
17 17 (0.099%) TeamCity
17 17 (0.099%) ReSharper
17 17 (0.099%) Moq
General
1 3830 (22.31%) Finance
2 961 (5.60%) Retail
3 956 (5.57%) Banking
4 838 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 518 (3.02%) Legal
6 507 (2.95%) Law
7 404 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 222 (1.29%) Marketing
9 221 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 216 (1.26%) Front Office
11 215 (1.25%) Advertising
12 213 (1.24%) Back Office
13 175 (1.02%) Investment Banking
14 170 (0.99%) Billing
15 131 (0.76%) Publishing
16 94 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 87 (0.51%) Local Government
18 86 (0.50%) Games
19 81 (0.47%) German Language
20 77 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3689 (21.49%) Analyst
2 1819 (10.60%) Service Manager
3 1553 (9.05%) Support Analyst
4 967 (5.63%) Support Engineer
5 935 (5.45%) Applications Support
6 870 (5.07%) Service Analyst
7 860 (5.01%) Project Manager
8 814 (4.74%) Delivery Manager
9 790 (4.60%) Architect
10 727 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
11 723 (4.21%) Services Delivery Manager
12 686 (4.00%) Administrator
13 675 (3.93%) Consultant
14 572 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 550 (3.20%) Team Leader
16 548 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
17 496 (2.89%) Network Engineer
18 483 (2.81%) Applications Support Analyst
19 384 (2.24%) IT Support
20 383 (2.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 734 (4.28%) .NET
2 446 (2.60%) Web Services
3 332 (1.93%) HTML
4 324 (1.89%) XML
5 273 (1.59%) ASP.NET
6 206 (1.20%) Middleware
7 203 (1.18%) CSS
8 139 (0.81%) J2EE
9 128 (0.75%) .NET Framework
10 91 (0.53%) Software Packaging
10 91 (0.53%) jQuery
11 90 (0.52%) Ajax
12 86 (0.50%) JSP
12 86 (0.50%) WCF
13 85 (0.50%) REST
14 83 (0.48%) Application Packaging
15 75 (0.44%) SOAP
16 67 (0.39%) SAP Basis
17 57 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 50 (0.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1711 (9.97%) Data Centre
2 1641 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1159 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 487 (2.84%) Blackberry
5 451 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 367 (2.14%) Clustering
7 266 (1.55%) Replication
8 259 (1.51%) CMDB
9 226 (1.32%) Statistics
10 204 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
11 187 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 183 (1.07%) Life Science
13 165 (0.96%) Client/Server
14 160 (0.93%) Mathematics
15 148 (0.86%) Thin Client
15 148 (0.86%) Fat Client
16 119 (0.69%) FMCG
17 117 (0.68%) PMI
18 110 (0.64%) GIS
19 101 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5948 (34.65%) Windows
2 2066 (12.03%) Linux
3 1717 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1417 (8.25%) Windows 7
5 1219 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 1125 (6.55%) UNIX
7 968 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 564 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 559 (3.26%) Windows XP
10 436 (2.54%) Windows 8
11 276 (1.61%) Solaris
12 190 (1.11%) Android
13 182 (1.06%) AIX
14 135 (0.79%) CentOS
15 124 (0.72%) Apple iOS
16 100 (0.58%) Mac OS X
17 92 (0.54%) Windows 2000
18 88 (0.51%) Ubuntu
19 81 (0.47%) Windows Vista
20 71 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3606 (21.01%) Service Management
2 3081 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 2500 (14.56%) Project Management
4 2408 (14.03%) PRINCE2
5 2002 (11.66%) Change Management
6 1594 (9.29%) Incident Management
7 1497 (8.72%) Problem Management
8 1456 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
9 1233 (7.18%) ITSM
10 1029 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 906 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 859 (5.00%) Configuration Management
13 839 (4.89%) Information Security
14 800 (4.66%) Mentoring
15 794 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
16 684 (3.98%) ITIL V3
17 633 (3.69%) Release Management
17 633 (3.69%) Line Management
18 632 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
19 575 (3.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2634 (15.34%) SQL
2 693 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 579 (3.37%) Java
4 403 (2.35%) C#
5 377 (2.20%) Perl
6 372 (2.17%) C
7 365 (2.13%) JavaScript
8 338 (1.97%) T-SQL
9 322 (1.88%) Python
10 254 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 229 (1.33%) PL/SQL
12 220 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 156 (0.91%) PHP
14 152 (0.89%) VBScript
15 131 (0.76%) VB
16 122 (0.71%) Ruby
17 113 (0.66%) VBA
18 73 (0.43%) C++
19 72 (0.42%) VB.NET
20 59 (0.34%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2317 (13.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2211 (12.88%) Degree
3 1681 (9.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1333 (7.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1274 (7.42%) Security Cleared
6 1058 (6.16%) MCSE
7 1009 (5.88%) CCNA
8 788 (4.59%) SC Cleared
9 590 (3.44%) CCNP
10 575 (3.35%) MCP
11 507 (2.95%) MCSA
12 494 (2.88%) CISSP
13 461 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 417 (2.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 405 (2.36%) MCITP
16 358 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 328 (1.91%) DV Cleared
18 304 (1.77%) ISEB
19 298 (1.74%) CISM
20 266 (1.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2450 (14.27%) SLA
2 730 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 507 (2.95%) COBIT
4 377 (2.20%) QA
5 341 (1.99%) PCI DSS
6 228 (1.33%) ISO 9001
7 120 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 48 (0.28%) PMBOK
9 32 (0.19%) JSP 440
10 31 (0.18%) ISO 9000
11 16 (0.093%) Data Quality
12 13 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 12 (0.070%) HL7
13 12 (0.070%) ISO 14001
14 11 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 10 (0.058%) Basel II
15 10 (0.058%) TickIT
15 10 (0.058%) Solvency II
16 8 (0.047%) Dodd-Frank
17 7 (0.041%) EMIR
System Software
1 3529 (20.56%) Active Directory
2 1991 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 703 (4.10%) Hyper-V
4 637 (3.71%) XenApp
5 598 (3.48%) vSphere
6 335 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 298 (1.74%) XenDesktop
8 241 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
9 165 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
10 144 (0.84%) Terminal Services
11 138 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
12 135 (0.79%) XenServer
13 125 (0.73%) vCloud
14 77 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 71 (0.41%) UAG
16 54 (0.31%) VMware Server
17 52 (0.30%) Firmware
18 47 (0.27%) ISA Server
19 42 (0.24%) NFS
20 41 (0.24%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 922 (5.37%) SCCM
2 432 (2.52%) SCOM
3 284 (1.65%) Puppet
4 210 (1.22%) Nagios
5 182 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
6 148 (0.86%) Backup Exec
7 128 (0.75%) NetBackup
8 102 (0.59%) WSUS
9 98 (0.57%) Data Guard
10 86 (0.50%) Tivoli
11 76 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
11 76 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
12 68 (0.40%) HP SIM
13 63 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
13 63 (0.37%) OpenView
14 62 (0.36%) Ansible
15 60 (0.35%) SCVMM
16 44 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 43 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 39 (0.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 4901 (28.55%) Microsoft
2 3098 (18.05%) VMware
3 2439 (14.21%) Cisco
4 1916 (11.16%) Citrix
5 1457 (8.49%) Oracle
6 1206 (7.03%) HP
7 636 (3.70%) SAP
8 559 (3.26%) Red Hat
9 542 (3.16%) IBM
10 514 (2.99%) NetApp
11 506 (2.95%) Juniper
12 448 (2.61%) F5
13 447 (2.60%) CheckPoint
14 439 (2.56%) Remedy
15 385 (2.24%) EMC
16 349 (2.03%) ServiceNow
17 337 (1.96%) Symantec
18 277 (1.61%) Dell
19 221 (1.29%) SolarWinds
20 204 (1.19%) Avaya
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 34 minutes ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 37 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 40 minutes ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 26 days holiday
Posted: 46 minutes ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Car Allowance + Benefits Packager
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefnica
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (+ superb package!!)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 000 to £85 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago