The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 141 142 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.11% 11.34% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.81% 13.35% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 108 111 65
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,100 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,150 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-0.37% +3.27%
ITIL
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1021 1064 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.71% 84.98% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 765 867 653
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

ITIL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Essex

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Essex

ITIL
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Colchester -4 38 £48,750 +52.34% 2
Basildon +6 23 £25,500 -43.33% 2
Brentwood -12 19 £43,750 -12.50%
Southend-on-Sea +12 5 £51,459 -14.23%
Chelmsford +6 5 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Harlow +2 2 £37,500 +32.74%
Saffron Walden - 1 £60,000 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 116 (36.25%) Windows
2 109 (34.06%) Finance
3 94 (29.38%) Service Delivery
4 79 (24.69%) Active Directory
5 66 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
6 61 (19.06%) Cisco
7 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
8 57 (17.81%) Service Management
9 52 (16.25%) MS Excel
10 51 (15.94%) MS Office
11 50 (15.63%) Microsoft
12 49 (15.31%) PRINCE2
12 49 (15.31%) Project Management
13 47 (14.69%) ITSM
14 44 (13.75%) SLA
15 42 (13.13%) Problem Management
16 41 (12.81%) Citrix
17 40 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
18 38 (11.88%) Change Management
19 37 (11.56%) SQL
20 33 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
21 32 (10.00%) Linux
21 32 (10.00%) LAN
22 31 (9.69%) SQL Server
23 29 (9.06%) Firewall
23 29 (9.06%) Capacity Planning
24 28 (8.75%) ITIL V3
24 28 (8.75%) VMware
24 28 (8.75%) Banking
24 28 (8.75%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 28 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.50%) JBoss
3 19 (5.94%) Apache
4 16 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.56%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.25%) CMS
7 4 (1.25%) IIS
8 2 (0.63%) SAS
8 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 51 (15.94%) MS Office
3 6 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.94%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.81%) assyst
1 9 (2.81%) SAP CO
1 9 (2.81%) SAP FI
1 9 (2.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.94%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.94%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.63%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.31%) AWD
5 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.31%) IaaS
1 17 (5.31%) PaaS
1 17 (5.31%) SaaS
2 4 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.25%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.00%) LAN
2 29 (9.06%) Firewall
3 27 (8.44%) WAN
4 24 (7.50%) LDAP
5 18 (5.63%) VoIP
5 18 (5.63%) VPN
6 15 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (4.69%) FirePass
6 15 (4.69%) SAN
6 15 (4.69%) SSL
7 14 (4.38%) Network Security
7 14 (4.38%) Wireless
8 13 (4.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (4.06%) DHCP
8 13 (4.06%) DNS
8 13 (4.06%) IP Telephony
9 12 (3.75%) TCP/IP
10 10 (3.13%) IPsec
10 10 (3.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 18 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 11 (3.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.19%) MySQL
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Metasploit
1 2 (0.63%) Subversion
2 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (34.06%) Finance
2 28 (8.75%) Banking
3 24 (7.50%) Publishing
4 19 (5.94%) Legal
5 18 (5.63%) Law
6 6 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.56%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 64 (20.00%) Analyst
2 41 (12.81%) Service Manager
3 38 (11.88%) Support Analyst
4 34 (10.63%) Support Engineer
5 27 (8.44%) Applications Support
6 26 (8.13%) IT Support
7 25 (7.81%) Desktop Support
8 20 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
8 20 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
9 18 (5.63%) DBA
9 18 (5.63%) Network Engineer
9 18 (5.63%) SQL DBA
10 16 (5.00%) Support Technician
11 15 (4.69%) Designer
11 15 (4.69%) Desktop Engineer
11 15 (4.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 12 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
12 12 (3.75%) Solutions Designer
12 12 (3.75%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (3.44%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.50%) .NET
2 4 (1.25%) CSS
2 4 (1.25%) Middleware
2 4 (1.25%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) LAMP
3 2 (0.63%) Web Services
3 2 (0.63%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.31%) HTML
4 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.94%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.94%) Replication
3 17 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.00%) Clustering
4 16 (5.00%) CMDB
5 10 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.13%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.19%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (1.56%) CESG
7 5 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.56%) PKI
8 4 (1.25%) AS400
8 4 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.25%) iSeries
8 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 116 (36.25%) Windows
2 58 (18.13%) Windows Server
3 32 (10.00%) Linux
4 23 (7.19%) Windows 7
4 23 (7.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (6.25%) Unix
7 17 (5.31%) Solaris
8 11 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.50%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.56%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.56%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.31%) Android
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.38%) Service Delivery
2 57 (17.81%) Service Management
3 49 (15.31%) PRINCE2
3 49 (15.31%) Project Management
4 47 (14.69%) ITSM
5 42 (13.13%) Problem Management
6 38 (11.88%) Change Management
7 29 (9.06%) Capacity Planning
8 28 (8.75%) ITIL V3
9 25 (7.81%) Change Control
9 25 (7.81%) Incident Management
10 24 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (7.50%) TOGAF
11 19 (5.94%) Release Management
12 18 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (5.63%) Time Management
13 16 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
13 16 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (4.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.56%) SQL
2 18 (5.63%) T-SQL
3 8 (2.50%) C
4 7 (2.19%) Java
4 7 (2.19%) Perl
5 5 (1.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.56%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.25%) PHP
6 4 (1.25%) Python
6 4 (1.25%) VB
7 3 (0.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.31%) C#
8 1 (0.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 66 (20.63%) ITIL Certification
2 33 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (8.13%) MCSA
4 24 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (6.88%) Degree
6 20 (6.25%) CCNP
7 17 (5.31%) RHCSA
7 17 (5.31%) Sun Certification
8 15 (4.69%) CCDP
9 12 (3.75%) MCP
10 10 (3.13%) CISSP
10 10 (3.13%) MCSE
11 7 (2.19%) CCNA
11 7 (2.19%) CISM
11 7 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.88%) CCA
12 6 (1.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.25%) MCTS
14 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (13.75%) SLA
2 10 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.25%) COBIT
3 4 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) BS25999
4 3 (0.94%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.63%) ISO27002
5 2 (0.63%) QA
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 79 (24.69%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.69%) XenApp
4 8 (2.50%) vSphere
5 6 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.94%) Firmware
7 2 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.31%) vCloud
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.13%) SCCM
2 5 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.56%) QRadar
3 3 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (0.94%) Juniper STRM
3 3 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.63%) Nessus
4 2 (0.63%) Nexpose
4 2 (0.63%) SCOM
4 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.63%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
5 1 (0.31%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (19.06%) Cisco
2 50 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 41 (12.81%) Citrix
4 28 (8.75%) VMware
5 25 (7.81%) Juniper
6 22 (6.88%) Oracle
7 20 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 19 (5.94%) Palo Alto
9 18 (5.63%) HP
10 17 (5.31%) ServiceNow
11 16 (5.00%) F5
11 16 (5.00%) Red Gate
12 14 (4.38%) SolarWinds
13 13 (4.06%) Zeacom
14 12 (3.75%) SAP
15 11 (3.44%) NetApp
16 6 (1.88%) CheckPoint
16 6 (1.88%) Remedy
16 6 (1.88%) Veeam
17 5 (1.56%) Symantec
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 44k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fixed Term placement
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Competitive!!
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago