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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 22 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 8630 7285 7847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.89% 7.26% 7.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 9.14% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6931 5997 6587
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 £70,000 £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
88357 79715 86197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.78% 79.44% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71143 65793 73812
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 3322 £50,000 - 314
South East -2 2010 £40,000 -4.76% 178
Yorkshire -1 739 £33,000 -4.34% 82
East of England +5 616 £40,000 - 59
North West +9 583 £37,000 -3.89% 79
South West +3 490 £37,500 - 87
West Midlands -4 467 £42,500 -5.55% 51
East Midlands +12 317 £36,250 -3.33% 24
North East +2 89 £35,000 -20.45% 13
Midlands +5 8 £47,500 +11.76%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5786 (35.11%) Windows
2 4620 (28.04%) Microsoft
3 3839 (23.30%) Finance
4 3364 (20.41%) Service Management
5 3324 (20.17%) Active Directory
6 2965 (17.99%) Service Delivery
7 2840 (17.23%) VMware
8 2799 (16.99%) MS Excel
9 2585 (15.69%) SQL
10 2412 (14.64%) PRINCE2
11 2390 (14.50%) SLA
12 2333 (14.16%) Project Management
13 2217 (13.45%) Degree
14 2204 (13.37%) Cisco
15 2198 (13.34%) ITIL Certification
16 2071 (12.57%) Linux
17 2040 (12.38%) MS Office
18 1844 (11.19%) SQL Server
18 1844 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
19 1805 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
20 1793 (10.88%) Citrix
21 1744 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
22 1737 (10.54%) Change Management
23 1707 (10.36%) MS Exchange
24 1600 (9.71%) Oracle
25 1565 (9.50%) Firewall
26 1524 (9.25%) UNIX
27 1474 (8.94%) Windows 7
28 1414 (8.58%) Incident Management
29 1380 (8.37%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 1707 (10.36%) MS Exchange
2 1009 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 754 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 639 (3.88%) IIS
5 468 (2.84%) Apache
6 424 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 358 (2.17%) Lync
8 302 (1.83%) Tomcat
9 288 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 272 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 221 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
12 210 (1.27%) WebLogic
13 180 (1.09%) CMS
14 164 (1.00%) WebSphere
15 151 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
16 108 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
17 93 (0.56%) IBM Notes
18 87 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
19 68 (0.41%) OpenStack
20 56 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2799 (16.99%) MS Excel
2 2040 (12.38%) MS Office
3 268 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 265 (1.61%) MS Project
5 256 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 26 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 21 (0.13%) FastStats
9 11 (0.067%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.042%) Acrobat
11 6 (0.036%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.030%) SPSS
13 4 (0.024%) PowerPivot
14 3 (0.018%) Maya
14 3 (0.018%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
15 2 (0.012%) InDesign
15 2 (0.012%) QuarkXPress
15 2 (0.012%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.006%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 158 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 114 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
3 112 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 88 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 85 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
6 59 (0.36%) assyst
7 47 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 41 (0.25%) SAP FI
9 37 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
9 37 (0.22%) SAP CO
10 32 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
11 31 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
12 26 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
13 24 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
13 24 (0.15%) Oracle HRMS
14 20 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 18 (0.11%) RMDS
16 17 (0.10%) Academy Housing
16 17 (0.10%) arcHouse
16 17 (0.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 291 (1.77%) SaaS
2 266 (1.61%) Office 365
3 174 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 165 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 123 (0.75%) IaaS
6 114 (0.69%) PaaS
7 110 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
8 43 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (0.15%) Google Apps
10 11 (0.067%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
11 4 (0.024%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.018%) IBM SmartCloud
12 3 (0.018%) Heroku
13 2 (0.012%) Force.com
14 1 (0.006%) ElastiCache
14 1 (0.006%) IBM Blueworks
14 1 (0.006%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1565 (9.50%) Firewall
2 1328 (8.06%) SAN
3 1189 (7.22%) DNS
4 1159 (7.03%) LAN
5 1117 (6.78%) WAN
6 1109 (6.73%) TCP/IP
7 825 (5.01%) DHCP
8 654 (3.97%) VPN
9 570 (3.46%) Internet
10 393 (2.38%) NAS
11 391 (2.37%) VoIP
12 331 (2.01%) Network Security
13 315 (1.91%) Wireless
14 269 (1.63%) MPLS
15 228 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
16 206 (1.25%) LDAP
17 198 (1.20%) IP Telephony
18 182 (1.10%) SSL
19 178 (1.08%) VLAN
20 158 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1844 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 397 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 391 (2.37%) MySQL
4 368 (2.23%) Oracle Database
5 321 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 288 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 276 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 249 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 210 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 168 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
11 152 (0.92%) DB2
12 113 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 109 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
14 108 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
15 100 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
15 100 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
16 97 (0.59%) RDBMS
17 63 (0.38%) Data Mining
18 50 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
19 45 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 136 (0.83%) Visual Studio
2 109 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 105 (0.64%) JIRA
4 85 (0.52%) Subversion
5 52 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 49 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
7 44 (0.27%) Selenium
8 38 (0.23%) JUnit
8 38 (0.23%) Git (software)
9 30 (0.18%) Maven
9 30 (0.18%) JMeter
10 23 (0.14%) LoadRunner
11 22 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
12 20 (0.12%) Eclipse
13 19 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 17 (0.10%) Toad
14 17 (0.10%) Ant
14 17 (0.10%) Oracle APEX
15 16 (0.097%) Hudson
15 16 (0.097%) ClearCase
General
1 3839 (23.30%) Finance
2 985 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 859 (5.21%) Retail
4 805 (4.89%) Banking
5 544 (3.30%) Legal
6 483 (2.93%) Law
7 274 (1.66%) Advertising
8 266 (1.61%) Marketing
9 227 (1.38%) Back Office
10 206 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 146 (0.89%) Billing
12 139 (0.84%) Investment Banking
13 135 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 124 (0.75%) Publishing
15 120 (0.73%) Front Office
16 86 (0.52%) Local Government
17 71 (0.43%) Games
18 66 (0.40%) French Language
19 65 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
20 55 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3848 (23.35%) Analyst
2 1711 (10.38%) Service Manager
3 1581 (9.59%) Support Analyst
4 1031 (6.26%) Service Analyst
5 900 (5.46%) Applications Support
6 871 (5.29%) Support Engineer
7 845 (5.13%) Architect
8 763 (4.63%) Project Manager
9 754 (4.58%) Consultant
10 752 (4.56%) Service Desk Analyst
11 698 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
12 645 (3.91%) Services Delivery Manager
13 642 (3.90%) Team Leader
14 599 (3.63%) Administrator
15 468 (2.84%) Applications Support Analyst
16 458 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
17 443 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
18 406 (2.46%) IT Support
19 396 (2.40%) Technical Support
20 390 (2.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 752 (4.56%) .NET
2 421 (2.55%) XML
3 409 (2.48%) Web Services
4 392 (2.38%) HTML
5 264 (1.60%) CSS
6 220 (1.34%) ASP.NET
7 219 (1.33%) Middleware
8 198 (1.20%) J2EE
9 127 (0.77%) LAMP
10 92 (0.56%) .NET Framework
11 91 (0.55%) SOAP
12 82 (0.50%) jQuery
13 67 (0.41%) COM
14 65 (0.39%) Ajax
15 52 (0.32%) Spring
16 46 (0.28%) HTML5
17 45 (0.27%) WCF
18 39 (0.24%) JSP
19 37 (0.22%) DHTML
20 36 (0.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1003 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 512 (3.11%) Blackberry
3 432 (2.62%) Computer Science
4 339 (2.06%) Clustering
5 283 (1.72%) Replication
6 248 (1.50%) CMDB
7 190 (1.15%) Statistics
8 187 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 163 (0.99%) PMI
10 155 (0.94%) Mathematics
11 146 (0.89%) Firmware
12 143 (0.87%) Open Source
13 137 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
14 128 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 120 (0.73%) Mainframe
16 118 (0.72%) PKI
17 108 (0.66%) Thin Client
17 108 (0.66%) Fat Client
18 105 (0.64%) CLARiiON
19 87 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5786 (35.11%) Windows
2 2071 (12.57%) Linux
3 1844 (11.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1524 (9.25%) UNIX
5 1474 (8.94%) Windows 7
6 1146 (6.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 810 (4.92%) Windows XP
8 732 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 430 (2.61%) Solaris
10 412 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 306 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 190 (1.15%) AIX
13 148 (0.90%) CentOS
14 140 (0.85%) Mac OS X
15 128 (0.78%) Android
16 114 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 98 (0.59%) Windows 2000
18 95 (0.58%) Windows Vista
19 92 (0.56%) HPUX
20 91 (0.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3364 (20.41%) Service Management
2 2965 (17.99%) Service Delivery
3 2412 (14.64%) PRINCE2
4 2333 (14.16%) Project Management
5 1737 (10.54%) Change Management
6 1414 (8.58%) Incident Management
7 1380 (8.37%) Problem Management
8 1181 (7.17%) ITSM
9 1019 (6.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 867 (5.26%) ITIL V3
11 753 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 723 (4.39%) Configuration Management
13 721 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
14 643 (3.90%) Release Management
15 592 (3.59%) CRM
16 548 (3.33%) Information Security
17 544 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
18 519 (3.15%) Supplier Management
19 515 (3.13%) E-Commerce
20 511 (3.10%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2585 (15.69%) SQL
2 874 (5.30%) Java
3 486 (2.95%) PowerShell
4 465 (2.82%) Perl
5 428 (2.60%) C#
6 326 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 296 (1.80%) C
8 295 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 281 (1.71%) Python
10 250 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 219 (1.33%) PHP
12 217 (1.32%) VB
13 206 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 206 (1.25%) Bash Shell
14 125 (0.76%) Ruby
15 123 (0.75%) C++
16 120 (0.73%) VB.NET
17 118 (0.72%) VBA
18 110 (0.67%) VBScript
19 48 (0.29%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2217 (13.45%) Degree
2 2198 (13.34%) ITIL Certification
3 1805 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1257 (7.63%) Security Cleared
5 1072 (6.51%) MCSE
6 1056 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
7 896 (5.44%) SC Cleared
8 741 (4.50%) CCNA
9 641 (3.89%) MCSA
10 564 (3.42%) MCITP
11 557 (3.38%) MCP
12 444 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 424 (2.57%) CCNP
14 368 (2.23%) CISSP
15 362 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 313 (1.90%) ISEB
17 304 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 291 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 276 (1.67%) PMI Certification
20 235 (1.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2390 (14.50%) SLA
2 612 (3.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 440 (2.67%) COBIT
4 389 (2.36%) QA
5 312 (1.89%) PCI DSS
6 261 (1.58%) ISO 9001
7 201 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 67 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 31 (0.19%) COSO
10 28 (0.17%) Basel II
11 25 (0.15%) ISO 9000
12 22 (0.13%) ISO 14001
12 22 (0.13%) Data Quality
13 15 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 14 (0.085%) Basel III
14 14 (0.085%) Solvency II
15 10 (0.061%) P3O
16 9 (0.055%) IAS 39
17 8 (0.049%) TickIT
17 8 (0.049%) GxP
System Software
1 3324 (20.17%) Active Directory
2 1744 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 632 (3.84%) Hyper-V
4 578 (3.51%) XenApp
5 545 (3.31%) vSphere
6 437 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 248 (1.50%) XenDesktop
8 199 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 127 (0.77%) XenServer
10 125 (0.76%) UAG
11 101 (0.61%) vCloud
12 93 (0.56%) Terminal Services
13 84 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
14 83 (0.50%) KVM
15 78 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
16 76 (0.46%) NFS
17 70 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 64 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 61 (0.37%) Xen
20 59 (0.36%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 684 (4.15%) SCCM
2 322 (1.95%) SCOM
3 210 (1.27%) Puppet
4 209 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 177 (1.07%) WSUS
6 168 (1.02%) NetBackup
7 158 (0.96%) Nagios
8 108 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 101 (0.61%) Tivoli
10 81 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
11 77 (0.47%) OpenView
11 77 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
11 77 (0.47%) Data Guard
12 64 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 63 (0.38%) ZABBIX
14 51 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
15 48 (0.29%) Cacti
15 48 (0.29%) HP SIM
16 38 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
17 37 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4620 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 2840 (17.23%) VMware
3 2204 (13.37%) Cisco
4 1793 (10.88%) Citrix
5 1600 (9.71%) Oracle
6 1249 (7.58%) HP
7 579 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 550 (3.34%) NetApp
9 496 (3.01%) EMC
10 493 (2.99%) IBM
11 482 (2.92%) Juniper
12 462 (2.80%) SAP
13 425 (2.58%) Remedy
14 403 (2.45%) CheckPoint
15 380 (2.31%) Dell
16 355 (2.15%) Symantec
16 355 (2.15%) F5
17 305 (1.85%) ServiceNow
18 275 (1.67%) Apple
19 220 (1.34%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum to £100k plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £110,000 per annum Excellent salary plus benefits plus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and great benefits package!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £34000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: From £17,500 to £19,500 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £31000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago