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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 68 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.61% 2.48% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 10.32% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 3
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £18,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
371 310 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.33% 24.03% 22.89%
Number of salaries quoted 291 223 162
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £56,250 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 - 19 £50,000 -
Colchester -2 6 £28,000 -47.90%
Chelmsford -4 2 £41,000 +121.62%
Harlow -6 2 £27,500 -
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 60 (100.00%) ITIL
2 27 (45.00%) Windows
3 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.33%) Citrix
5 19 (31.67%) HP
6 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (26.67%) Service Management
7 16 (26.67%) Change Management
8 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 15 (25.00%) Release Management
8 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (23.33%) VMware
9 14 (23.33%) Linux
10 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
10 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
10 13 (21.67%) Cisco
11 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (20.00%) XenApp
12 11 (18.33%) Brocade
13 10 (16.67%) XenDesktop
13 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (16.67%) Client/Server
14 9 (15.00%) Clustering
14 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
14 9 (15.00%) Lync
14 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (13.33%) 3PAR

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (15.00%) Lync
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) assyst
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) SAN
1 8 (13.33%) Firewall
1 8 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (11.67%) LAN
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) Network Security
3 6 (10.00%) SSL
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (8.33%) DHCP
4 5 (8.33%) VPN
4 5 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (5.00%) Wireless
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.67%) WAN
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Law
3 4 (6.67%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 13 (21.67%) Support Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 11 (18.33%) Release Manager
5 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Service Manager
7 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Change Manager
8 5 (8.33%) Operations Manager
8 5 (8.33%) Change and Release Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Server Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
9 4 (6.67%) IT Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
11 2 (3.33%) Support Team Leader
11 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 9 (15.00%) Clustering
3 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) PDA
5 1 (1.67%) CMDB
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.33%) CentOS
9 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (26.67%) Service Management
2 16 (26.67%) Change Management
3 15 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 15 (25.00%) Release Management
4 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (13.33%) ITSM
6 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.00%) Operations Management
10 3 (5.00%) Matrix Management
11 2 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 1 (1.67%) Migration
12 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) VB
3 2 (3.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (3.33%) PHP
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (10.00%) MCP
3 5 (8.33%) CCNA
3 5 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.00%) XenApp
4 10 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
1 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.33%) Citrix
3 19 (31.67%) HP
4 14 (23.33%) VMware
5 13 (21.67%) Cisco
6 11 (18.33%) Brocade
7 8 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 6 (10.00%) F5
8 6 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.33%) SonicWALL
9 5 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (8.33%) Sage
10 3 (5.00%) NetApp
11 1 (1.67%) Siemens
11 1 (1.67%) Mitel
11 1 (1.67%) Altiris
11 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow