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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 134 92 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.69% 8.27% 10.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.67% 11.34% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 86 68 86
Average salary £47,500 £40,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.56% -4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,050 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
980 811 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.21% 72.93% 81.78%
Number of salaries quoted 722 633 713
Average salary £46,174 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
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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
Chelmsford +9 29 £53,000 +72.35% 2
Brentwood +8 27 - -
Basildon +3 19 £45,000 - 4
Colchester -16 9 £29,500 -7.81% 2
Southend-on-Sea -6 4 - -
Harlow -10 2 £60,500 +84.73%
Saffron Walden +5 1 £39,500 +51.92%
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 134 (46.85%) Windows
2 90 (31.47%) Finance
3 83 (29.02%) Active Directory
4 81 (28.32%) VMware
5 75 (26.22%) Microsoft
6 73 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (23.78%) Citrix
8 65 (22.73%) SQL
9 60 (20.98%) Change Management
10 59 (20.63%) SQL Server
11 58 (20.28%) Service Management
12 53 (18.53%) DNS
13 51 (17.83%) Service Delivery
14 49 (17.13%) MS Excel
14 49 (17.13%) PRINCE2
15 45 (15.73%) Project Management
16 42 (14.69%) SLA
16 42 (14.69%) DHCP
17 40 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
18 38 (13.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (12.94%) MS Office
19 37 (12.94%) Firewall
20 36 (12.59%) Disaster Recovery
20 36 (12.59%) LDAP
21 34 (11.89%) Cisco
22 33 (11.54%) CMDB
23 31 (10.84%) SolarWinds
24 30 (10.49%) Security Patching
24 30 (10.49%) Clustering
25 29 (10.14%) Degree

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (9.44%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.34%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.55%) SAS
5 9 (3.15%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.80%) IIS
7 7 (2.45%) JBoss
7 7 (2.45%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.45%) GlassFish
7 7 (2.45%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.45%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.45%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.35%) Lync
Applications
1 49 (17.13%) MS Excel
2 37 (12.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) assyst
2 1 (0.35%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.04%) Office 365
2 10 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.45%) IBM SmartCloud
3 7 (2.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (18.53%) DNS
2 42 (14.69%) DHCP
3 37 (12.94%) Firewall
4 36 (12.59%) LDAP
5 17 (5.94%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.94%) SAN
6 7 (2.45%) WAN
6 7 (2.45%) BIG-IP
7 5 (1.75%) VPN
7 5 (1.75%) SNMP
8 4 (1.40%) Wireless
8 4 (1.40%) SSL
8 4 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.05%) VLAN
9 3 (1.05%) LAN
9 3 (1.05%) VoIP
10 2 (0.70%) WLAN
10 2 (0.70%) Network Security
10 2 (0.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (8.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (8.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (6.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 19 (6.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.45%) MySQL
4 7 (2.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.70%) DTS
6 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.45%) Subversion
2 7 (2.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (31.47%) Finance
2 20 (6.99%) Banking
3 14 (4.90%) Legal
4 9 (3.15%) Publishing
5 8 (2.80%) Law
6 7 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.05%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (15.03%) Applications Support
2 42 (14.69%) Analyst
3 37 (12.94%) Service Manager
4 25 (8.74%) DBA
5 24 (8.39%) SQL DBA
6 17 (5.94%) Support Analyst
7 16 (5.59%) Administrator
7 16 (5.59%) Team Leader
7 16 (5.59%) Support Manager
8 15 (5.24%) Service Desk Manager
8 15 (5.24%) Senior DBA
8 15 (5.24%) Head of IT
9 14 (4.90%) Senior SQL DBA
9 14 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (4.90%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (4.90%) Support Engineer
9 14 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (4.55%) Service Analyst
10 13 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
11 12 (4.20%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.10%) .NET
2 5 (1.75%) XML
3 3 (1.05%) CSS
3 3 (1.05%) Web Services
4 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) HTML
5 1 (0.35%) J2EE
5 1 (0.35%) XSLT
5 1 (0.35%) J2ME
5 1 (0.35%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.35%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.54%) CMDB
2 30 (10.49%) Clustering
3 28 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 24 (8.39%) Replication
6 13 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 12 (4.20%) Mathematics
8 9 (3.15%) Computer Science
9 7 (2.45%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.10%) BYOD
10 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.70%) User Experience
12 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.35%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.35%) PKI
12 1 (0.35%) Statistics
12 1 (0.35%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.35%) Life Science
12 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 134 (46.85%) Windows
2 38 (13.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (8.04%) Linux
3 23 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (5.24%) UNIX
5 9 (3.15%) Windows 2000
5 9 (3.15%) Windows 8
5 9 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.45%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.75%) SUSE
8 4 (1.40%) Solaris
8 4 (1.40%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.05%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (20.98%) Change Management
2 58 (20.28%) Service Management
3 51 (17.83%) Service Delivery
4 49 (17.13%) PRINCE2
5 45 (15.73%) Project Management
6 36 (12.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (10.49%) Security Patching
8 25 (8.74%) SDLC
8 25 (8.74%) High Availability
8 25 (8.74%) Time Management
9 23 (8.04%) Problem Management
9 23 (8.04%) Database Mirroring
10 20 (6.99%) Change Control
10 20 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (6.99%) Release Management
11 18 (6.29%) ITIL V3
12 17 (5.94%) Load Balancing
12 17 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
13 16 (5.59%) Information Security
14 15 (5.24%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.73%) SQL
2 25 (8.74%) T-SQL
3 19 (6.64%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.85%) C
5 9 (3.15%) VBScript
6 8 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.80%) Perl
7 7 (2.45%) Korn
8 6 (2.10%) VB
9 5 (1.75%) Java
10 4 (1.40%) VBA
11 3 (1.05%) C#
12 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.35%) ABAP
12 1 (0.35%) Python
12 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (10.14%) Degree
3 24 (8.39%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (8.04%) MCSA
5 17 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (5.59%) MCSE
7 11 (3.85%) CCNP
7 11 (3.85%) CISSP
8 8 (2.80%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.45%) ISACA
9 7 (2.45%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.45%) CEH
10 6 (2.10%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.75%) CCNA
12 4 (1.40%) MCDST
13 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.35%) CCIA
14 1 (0.35%) MCITP
14 1 (0.35%) NVQ Level 4
14 1 (0.35%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.69%) SLA
2 10 (3.50%) QA
3 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.05%) COBIT
5 2 (0.70%) BS25999
6 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 83 (29.02%) Active Directory
2 73 (25.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 17 (5.94%) XenApp
5 13 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.15%) XenServer
7 8 (2.80%) vSphere
8 7 (2.45%) vCloud
9 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Backup Exec
2 7 (2.45%) SCCM
2 7 (2.45%) Puppet
2 7 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.45%) Ansible
3 4 (1.40%) SCOM
4 3 (1.05%) Nagios
5 2 (0.70%) OpenView
5 2 (0.70%) WSUS
5 2 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (28.32%) VMware
2 75 (26.22%) Microsoft
3 68 (23.78%) Citrix
4 34 (11.89%) Cisco
5 31 (10.84%) SolarWinds
6 19 (6.64%) Oracle
7 17 (5.94%) Sun
8 16 (5.59%) Red Gate
9 11 (3.85%) IBM
10 10 (3.50%) ServiceNow
11 9 (3.15%) F5
11 9 (3.15%) Infor
12 7 (2.45%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.45%) HP
12 7 (2.45%) NetApp
12 7 (2.45%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.45%) SaltStack
13 6 (2.10%) Avaya
14 5 (1.75%) Juniper
14 5 (1.75%) SAP
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £25,440 to £27,123 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £22,937 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Clacton-On-Sea, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Swan Housing
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Chelmsford
Incite Insight
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 20 days ago