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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 88 172 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 8.78% 13.20% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.54% 15.14% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 121 96
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,375 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
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
835 1136 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.33% 87.18% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 638 922 906
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Brentwood -7 18 - -
Colchester -1 12 £38,750 +6.16% 1
Chelmsford +12 11 £36,000 -4.00%
Basildon -3 8 £25,500 -53.63%
Harlow - 5 £52,500 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £42,500 -
Witham - 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 70 (29.41%) Windows
2 66 (27.73%) Service Delivery
3 58 (24.37%) Finance
4 54 (22.69%) Active Directory
5 53 (22.27%) Cisco
6 52 (21.85%) Project Management
7 44 (18.49%) Microsoft
7 44 (18.49%) ITSM
8 41 (17.23%) ITIL Certification
9 40 (16.81%) MS Office
10 39 (16.39%) Service Management
10 39 (16.39%) Windows Server
11 36 (15.13%) Linux
11 36 (15.13%) PRINCE2
12 35 (14.71%) Citrix
13 34 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 34 (14.29%) Problem Management
14 32 (13.45%) Change Management
14 32 (13.45%) TOGAF
14 32 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (13.03%) SLA
16 29 (12.18%) Unix
16 29 (12.18%) Red Hat
17 28 (11.76%) LAN
18 27 (11.34%) WAN
18 27 (11.34%) MS Exchange
18 27 (11.34%) Degree
19 25 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (10.08%) VMware
20 24 (10.08%) Juniper

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 27 (11.34%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.24%) JBoss
3 18 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.14%) Apache
5 12 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.52%) IIS
7 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.84%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.84%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.84%) SAS
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.42%) CMS
9 1 (0.42%) Drupal
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 40 (16.81%) MS Office
2 34 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.68%) MS Project
4 3 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) assyst
2 8 (3.36%) SAP CO
2 8 (3.36%) SAP FI
2 8 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.26%) AWD
5 2 (0.84%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.42%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.56%) IaaS
1 18 (7.56%) PaaS
1 18 (7.56%) SaaS
2 7 (2.94%) Office 365
3 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.84%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.76%) LAN
2 27 (11.34%) WAN
3 22 (9.24%) LDAP
4 19 (7.98%) Firewall
5 16 (6.72%) VoIP
6 14 (5.88%) Network Security
6 14 (5.88%) VPN
7 12 (5.04%) Internet
7 12 (5.04%) SAN
7 12 (5.04%) Wireless
8 10 (4.20%) DNS
9 8 (3.36%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (3.36%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (3.36%) DHCP
9 8 (3.36%) FirePass
9 8 (3.36%) SSL
9 8 (3.36%) Wireshark
10 7 (2.94%) IP Telephony
10 7 (2.94%) MPLS
10 7 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.84%) MySQL
3 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Subversion
2 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.84%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 58 (24.37%) Finance
2 15 (6.30%) Banking
2 15 (6.30%) Law
3 12 (5.04%) Publishing
4 10 (4.20%) Legal
5 7 (2.94%) Automotive
5 7 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.42%) French Language
6 1 (0.42%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (28.15%) Analyst
2 33 (13.87%) Support Analyst
3 26 (10.92%) Service Manager
4 22 (9.24%) IT Support
5 19 (7.98%) Support Engineer
6 17 (7.14%) Designer
7 15 (6.30%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.30%) ITIL Manager
8 13 (5.46%) Applications Support
8 13 (5.46%) Infrastructure Support
8 13 (5.46%) IT Manager
9 12 (5.04%) Solutions Designer
10 11 (4.62%) IT Analyst
10 11 (4.62%) Network Engineer
10 11 (4.62%) Network Support
10 11 (4.62%) Problem Manager
10 11 (4.62%) Service Analyst
10 11 (4.62%) Service Desk Support
11 10 (4.20%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (4.20%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) .NET
2 5 (2.10%) Middleware
3 3 (1.26%) Web Services
3 3 (1.26%) XML
4 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.84%) SOAP
5 1 (0.42%) CSS
5 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.40%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.72%) CMDB
4 15 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 15 (6.30%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.78%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.78%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.52%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.52%) CESG
7 5 (2.10%) PKI
8 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.84%) AS400
10 2 (0.84%) iSeries
10 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.84%) Reinsurance
11 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (29.41%) Windows
2 39 (16.39%) Windows Server
3 36 (15.13%) Linux
4 29 (12.18%) Unix
5 23 (9.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (9.66%) Windows 7
6 17 (7.14%) Solaris
7 14 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.36%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.10%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.68%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.73%) Service Delivery
2 52 (21.85%) Project Management
3 44 (18.49%) ITSM
4 39 (16.39%) Service Management
5 36 (15.13%) PRINCE2
6 34 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 32 (13.45%) Change Management
7 32 (13.45%) TOGAF
8 25 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (10.08%) ITIL V3
10 22 (9.24%) Incident Management
11 17 (7.14%) Information Security
11 17 (7.14%) Release Management
11 17 (7.14%) Use Case
12 15 (6.30%) Business Analysis
13 14 (5.88%) Configuration Management
13 14 (5.88%) Time Management
14 13 (5.46%) ITIL V2
14 13 (5.46%) Service Design
15 12 (5.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.88%) SQL
2 13 (5.46%) C
3 11 (4.62%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.36%) Python
5 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.10%) Java
7 4 (1.68%) VB
8 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.26%) Perl
9 2 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.84%) C#
9 2 (0.84%) Korn
10 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (17.23%) ITIL Certification
2 27 (11.34%) Degree
3 20 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (7.98%) CCNP
4 19 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (7.14%) CISSP
5 17 (7.14%) RHCSA
5 17 (7.14%) Sun Certification
6 16 (6.72%) MCSE
7 14 (5.88%) CISM
8 12 (5.04%) MCSA
9 11 (4.62%) CCNA
10 10 (4.20%) MCP
11 8 (3.36%) CCA
11 8 (3.36%) CCDP
11 8 (3.36%) CEH
11 8 (3.36%) SANS
12 6 (2.52%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (2.52%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.03%) SLA
2 14 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.36%) ISO27002
4 3 (1.26%) COBIT
4 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.26%) QA
5 2 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 54 (22.69%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.30%) XenApp
4 8 (3.36%) vSphere
5 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.68%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.84%) vCloud
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.84%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Nessus
1 8 (3.36%) QRadar
1 8 (3.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (2.52%) SCCM
3 5 (2.10%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.68%) SCOM
5 3 (1.26%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.84%) Ansible
6 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.84%) Nexpose
6 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.84%) Puppet
7 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (22.27%) Cisco
2 44 (18.49%) Microsoft
3 35 (14.71%) Citrix
4 29 (12.18%) Red Hat
5 24 (10.08%) Juniper
5 24 (10.08%) VMware
6 22 (9.24%) Oracle
7 16 (6.72%) SolarWinds
8 15 (6.30%) HP
9 13 (5.46%) Palo Alto
9 13 (5.46%) ServiceNow
10 11 (4.62%) NetApp
11 10 (4.20%) F5
11 10 (4.20%) Remedy
11 10 (4.20%) Symantec
12 9 (3.78%) IBM
12 9 (3.78%) SAP
13 8 (3.36%) ArcSight
14 7 (2.94%) Zeacom
15 6 (2.52%) Splunk
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Braintree, Essex
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitve plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
CHP
Salary: £44,127 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago