The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification 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) Certification
Rank 65 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.58% 2.36% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.51% 9.79% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £18,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
ITIL Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
347 337 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.09% 24.11% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 279 249 204
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Essex region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Essex

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in Essex

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Essex 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
(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
Brentwood +6 21 £50,000 +56.25%
Colchester -2 8 £28,000 -44.00%
Chelmsford -4 1 £25,000 +35.13%
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 27 (42.19%) SQL
3 26 (40.63%) Windows
4 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (29.69%) HP
5 19 (29.69%) Citrix
5 19 (29.69%) Service Management
6 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
7 16 (25.00%) Change Management
7 16 (25.00%) Release Management
8 15 (23.44%) Problem Management
8 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (21.88%) VMware
9 14 (21.88%) Linux
9 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (20.31%) Client/Server
10 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
10 13 (20.31%) Cisco
11 12 (18.75%) XenApp
11 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (17.19%) Brocade
13 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (14.06%) Clustering
14 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 9 (14.06%) MS Office
14 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (14.06%) Lync
14 9 (14.06%) XenDesktop

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (14.06%) Lync
4 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) assyst
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) SAN
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
1 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (10.94%) LAN
2 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.94%) Network Security
3 6 (9.38%) SSL
3 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (7.81%) DHCP
4 5 (7.81%) VPN
4 5 (7.81%) DNS
5 3 (4.69%) Wireless
5 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.56%) WAN
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Law
2 5 (7.81%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Analyst
2 16 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 15 (23.44%) Applications Support
3 15 (23.44%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (18.75%) Release Manager
5 10 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Service Manager
7 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Change Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Operations Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Change and Release Manager
9 4 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Server Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) IT Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Consultant
9 4 (6.25%) Network Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 2 (3.13%) Service Operations Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Client/Server
2 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) CMDB
5 1 (1.56%) PDA
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (21.88%) Linux
4 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.13%) CentOS
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Service Management
3 16 (25.00%) Change Management
3 16 (25.00%) Release Management
4 15 (23.44%) Problem Management
5 8 (12.50%) ITSM
5 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 7 (10.94%) Load Balancing
6 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.81%) Project Management
8 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.69%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
10 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (1.56%) Line Management
11 1 (1.56%) Software Distribution
11 1 (1.56%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (1.56%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) VB
2 2 (3.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 2 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (9.38%) MCP
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.81%) CCNA
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (26.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (18.75%) XenApp
4 9 (14.06%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) HP
2 19 (29.69%) Citrix
3 14 (21.88%) VMware
4 13 (20.31%) Cisco
5 11 (17.19%) Brocade
6 8 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
8 6 (9.38%) F5
9 5 (7.81%) SonicWALL
9 5 (7.81%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (7.81%) Sage
10 3 (4.69%) NetApp
11 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.56%) Siemens
12 1 (1.56%) Mitel
12 1 (1.56%) Altiris