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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 153 96 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.10% 8.92% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.68% 10.90% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 110 66 59
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1042 881 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.44% 81.88% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 832 685 587
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 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 2 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
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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
Brentwood +12 42 £50,000 +94.17% 1
Colchester -4 20 £32,000 -36.00%
Chelmsford -2 10 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Basildon +5 4 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Loughton -2 3 £32,000 -
Harlow -10 3 £27,500 -
Harwich - 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £60,000 - 1
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 - 1
Hockley - 1 £18,500 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 132 (42.04%) Windows
2 94 (29.94%) Active Directory
2 94 (29.94%) Citrix
3 93 (29.62%) Microsoft
4 80 (25.48%) VMware
5 75 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 72 (22.93%) Finance
7 62 (19.75%) ITIL Certification
8 59 (18.79%) MS Excel
9 58 (18.47%) MS Exchange
10 56 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 54 (17.20%) Change Management
12 51 (16.24%) Service Management
12 51 (16.24%) Linux
13 50 (15.92%) Cisco
14 49 (15.61%) SQL
15 47 (14.97%) MS Office
16 42 (13.38%) Service Delivery
16 42 (13.38%) Problem Management
17 41 (13.06%) DNS
18 37 (11.78%) Firewall
19 36 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
20 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
21 33 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
22 32 (10.19%) Project Management
23 31 (9.87%) HP
23 31 (9.87%) SAN
23 31 (9.87%) Degree
23 31 (9.87%) Release Management
24 30 (9.55%) Windows 7

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 58 (18.47%) MS Exchange
2 30 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (8.92%) IIS
3 28 (8.92%) JBoss
4 24 (7.64%) SharePoint
5 20 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (6.05%) WebLogic
6 19 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (5.41%) Tomcat
7 17 (5.41%) GlassFish
7 17 (5.41%) OpenStack
7 17 (5.41%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.82%) Lync
9 7 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.27%) CMS
10 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.27%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 59 (18.79%) MS Excel
2 47 (14.97%) MS Office
3 6 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.87%) assyst
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.41%) IBM SmartCloud
2 8 (2.55%) Office 365
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.96%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.64%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.06%) DNS
2 37 (11.78%) Firewall
3 31 (9.87%) SAN
4 24 (7.64%) LAN
5 21 (6.69%) DHCP
6 19 (6.05%) VPN
6 19 (6.05%) WAN
6 19 (6.05%) Network Security
7 18 (5.73%) VoIP
8 17 (5.41%) Wireless
9 15 (4.78%) BIG-IP
10 14 (4.46%) LDAP
10 14 (4.46%) SSL
11 12 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (3.18%) TCP/IP
13 9 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (2.23%) NAS
15 7 (2.23%) WLAN
16 5 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.96%) MySQL
3 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (4.78%) Subversion
1 15 (4.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 72 (22.93%) Finance
2 26 (8.28%) Legal
3 20 (6.37%) Law
4 5 (1.59%) Banking
4 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Local Government
7 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 50 (15.92%) Analyst
2 29 (9.24%) Support Analyst
3 26 (8.28%) Release Manager
4 22 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 20 (6.37%) Administrator
6 19 (6.05%) Service Analyst
6 19 (6.05%) Service Desk Analyst
7 17 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
8 16 (5.10%) Applications Support
8 16 (5.10%) Developer
8 16 (5.10%) Security Administrator
9 15 (4.78%) Automation Engineer
9 15 (4.78%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (4.46%) Head of IT
11 13 (4.14%) Problem Manager
11 13 (4.14%) Change Manager
11 13 (4.14%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.82%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (3.82%) Support Engineer
12 12 (3.82%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.55%) .NET
2 13 (4.14%) ASP.NET
2 13 (4.14%) CSS
2 13 (4.14%) HTML
3 9 (2.87%) .NET Framework
4 8 (2.55%) Web Services
5 4 (1.27%) jQuery
6 3 (0.96%) JSP
7 1 (0.32%) XML
7 1 (0.32%) EDI
7 1 (0.32%) WAP
7 1 (0.32%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.46%) Clustering
4 13 (4.14%) Open Source
5 10 (3.18%) CMDB
6 9 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.55%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.91%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.59%) Replication
9 5 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.59%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.96%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.96%) PDA
10 3 (0.96%) CESG
10 3 (0.96%) PKI
10 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.64%) iSeries
11 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 132 (42.04%) Windows
2 51 (16.24%) Linux
3 36 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (9.55%) Windows 7
5 28 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (8.60%) UNIX
7 20 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.50%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.23%) Android
11 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.96%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.64%) CentOS
15 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.20%) Change Management
2 51 (16.24%) Service Management
3 42 (13.38%) Service Delivery
3 42 (13.38%) Problem Management
4 33 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (10.19%) Project Management
6 31 (9.87%) Release Management
7 29 (9.24%) PRINCE2
8 27 (8.60%) Load Balancing
9 25 (7.96%) ITIL V3
10 19 (6.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.10%) ITSM
12 16 (5.10%) Web Development
13 15 (4.78%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.14%) Information Security
14 13 (4.14%) OOD
15 11 (3.50%) OO
15 11 (3.50%) CRM
15 11 (3.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (15.61%) SQL
2 28 (8.92%) PowerShell
3 19 (6.05%) C#
4 17 (5.41%) Perl
5 15 (4.78%) Korn
5 15 (4.78%) Bash Shell
6 13 (4.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.14%) VB
7 10 (3.18%) VBScript
8 5 (1.59%) VBA
8 5 (1.59%) Java
9 3 (0.96%) PHP
9 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) COBOL
11 1 (0.32%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 62 (19.75%) ITIL Certification
2 56 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (9.87%) Degree
4 29 (9.24%) MCSA
5 22 (7.01%) MCSE
5 22 (7.01%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.82%) CCNA
7 9 (2.87%) MCP
8 8 (2.55%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.23%) MCITP
9 7 (2.23%) CCNP
9 7 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.59%) CISSP
11 5 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.59%) VCP4
12 4 (1.27%) CISA
13 3 (0.96%) CCDP
13 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.92%) SLA
2 8 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.23%) QA
4 6 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.96%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.96%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (29.94%) Active Directory
2 75 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (8.28%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.32%) XenApp
5 17 (5.41%) vCloud
6 16 (5.10%) XenDesktop
7 15 (4.78%) vSphere
8 9 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.91%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.27%) XenServer
11 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (4.78%) SCCM
1 15 (4.78%) SCOM
1 15 (4.78%) Puppet
1 15 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (4.78%) Ansible
2 7 (2.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.64%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.64%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.64%) SCSM
4 1 (0.32%) WSUS
4 1 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (29.94%) Citrix
2 93 (29.62%) Microsoft
3 80 (25.48%) VMware
4 50 (15.92%) Cisco
5 31 (9.87%) HP
6 30 (9.55%) Oracle
7 26 (8.28%) F5
8 21 (6.69%) IBM
9 18 (5.73%) CheckPoint
9 18 (5.73%) Red Hat
10 15 (4.78%) SolarWinds
10 15 (4.78%) SaltStack
11 13 (4.14%) Juniper
12 12 (3.82%) Brocade
13 11 (3.50%) NetApp
14 8 (2.55%) Dell
14 8 (2.55%) EMC
14 8 (2.55%) 3PAR
15 7 (2.23%) Barracuda Networks
16 6 (1.91%) SonicWALL
Chelmsford, Essex
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rayleigh, Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £60,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 27 days ago