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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 146 105 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 10.69% 9.92% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.97% 11.81% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 115 69 61
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
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
1126 889 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.43% 83.95% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 896 671 579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,400 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +18 28 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Brentwood -16 21 £45,000 +63.63%
Harlow +4 15 £40,500 -
Chelmsford +3 9 £32,000 -48.80% 1
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
Basildon +5 1 - -
Loughton -3 1 £23,500 -46.28%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £40,000 -
Hockley - 1 £20,000 -
Billericay - 1 £30,000 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 91 (36.69%) Windows
2 74 (29.84%) Microsoft
3 73 (29.44%) Active Directory
4 60 (24.19%) Citrix
5 51 (20.56%) MS Excel
6 47 (18.95%) Finance
7 46 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 46 (18.55%) Service Management
8 45 (18.15%) MS Office
8 45 (18.15%) VMware
9 44 (17.74%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (16.94%) MS Exchange
11 39 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (13.71%) Change Management
13 32 (12.90%) SQL
13 32 (12.90%) Cisco
14 31 (12.50%) Linux
14 31 (12.50%) DNS
14 31 (12.50%) Service Delivery
15 30 (12.10%) PRINCE2
15 30 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (12.10%) Firewall
16 29 (11.69%) Project Management
16 29 (11.69%) Problem Management
17 28 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (10.89%) Windows 7
19 26 (10.48%) .NET
20 24 (9.68%) SAN
20 24 (9.68%) PowerShell
21 23 (9.27%) IIS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (16.94%) MS Exchange
2 23 (9.27%) IIS
2 23 (9.27%) JBoss
3 20 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (5.65%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.84%) OpenStack
6 12 (4.84%) GlassFish
6 12 (4.84%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.23%) CMS
8 5 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.02%) Lync
9 4 (1.61%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.81%) Apache
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 51 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 45 (18.15%) MS Office
3 7 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) assyst
2 1 (0.40%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.84%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (1.21%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.50%) DNS
2 30 (12.10%) Firewall
3 24 (9.68%) SAN
4 20 (8.06%) LAN
5 18 (7.26%) VoIP
5 18 (7.26%) WAN
6 16 (6.45%) VPN
7 15 (6.05%) DHCP
8 10 (4.03%) TCP/IP
8 10 (4.03%) Wireless
8 10 (4.03%) BIG-IP
9 9 (3.63%) Network Security
10 7 (2.82%) MPLS
10 7 (2.82%) WLAN
10 7 (2.82%) LDAP
11 5 (2.02%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.02%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (1.61%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.66%) Relational Database
2 17 (6.85%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.03%) Subversion
1 10 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 47 (18.95%) Finance
2 15 (6.05%) Law
3 13 (5.24%) Legal
4 9 (3.63%) Banking
5 4 (1.61%) Front Office
6 3 (1.21%) Local Government
6 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (20.97%) Analyst
2 29 (11.69%) Support Analyst
3 22 (8.87%) Service Analyst
3 22 (8.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (6.85%) Developer
5 16 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 15 (6.05%) Applications Support Analyst
7 14 (5.65%) Release Manager
7 14 (5.65%) Architect
8 13 (5.24%) Administrator
8 13 (5.24%) Problem Manager
9 12 (4.84%) Security Administrator
9 12 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.44%) Support Engineer
10 11 (4.44%) Network Engineer
11 10 (4.03%) Change Manager
11 10 (4.03%) Team Leader
11 10 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.63%) Security Manager
13 8 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.48%) .NET
2 13 (5.24%) ASP.NET
2 13 (5.24%) CSS
2 13 (5.24%) HTML
3 9 (3.63%) .NET Framework
4 7 (2.82%) Web Services
5 4 (1.61%) jQuery
6 3 (1.21%) JSP
7 1 (0.40%) EDI
7 1 (0.40%) WAP
7 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.24%) Open Source
3 12 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.03%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.82%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (2.02%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (2.02%) Clustering
7 5 (2.02%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.61%) Replication
9 3 (1.21%) PDA
9 3 (1.21%) CESG
9 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.21%) PKI
9 3 (1.21%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.81%) iSeries
11 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 91 (36.69%) Windows
2 31 (12.50%) Linux
3 30 (12.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (10.89%) Windows 7
6 19 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (7.26%) UNIX
8 14 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.23%) Android
10 6 (2.42%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.21%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.55%) Service Management
2 34 (13.71%) Change Management
3 31 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 30 (12.10%) PRINCE2
5 29 (11.69%) Project Management
5 29 (11.69%) Problem Management
6 20 (8.06%) ITIL V3
7 18 (7.26%) Load Balancing
7 18 (7.26%) Release Management
8 16 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (5.24%) Migration
9 13 (5.24%) OOD
10 12 (4.84%) Web Development
11 11 (4.44%) OO
11 11 (4.44%) Change Control
12 10 (4.03%) Information Security
12 10 (4.03%) ITSM
13 9 (3.63%) SEO
13 9 (3.63%) Incident Management
13 9 (3.63%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.90%) SQL
2 24 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 15 (6.05%) C#
4 13 (5.24%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.84%) Perl
5 12 (4.84%) VBScript
6 10 (4.03%) Korn
6 10 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 8 (3.23%) VB
8 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.40%) COBOL
10 1 (0.40%) Java
10 1 (0.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) C
10 1 (0.40%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 46 (18.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (17.74%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (7.66%) MCSE
4 18 (7.26%) MCSA
5 13 (5.24%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (4.44%) Degree
6 11 (4.44%) Security Cleared
7 10 (4.03%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (3.63%) MCITP
9 7 (2.82%) MCP
9 7 (2.82%) CCNP
10 6 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.02%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.02%) CCDA
12 4 (1.61%) CCNA
12 4 (1.61%) CCSP
12 4 (1.61%) MCTS
12 4 (1.61%) MCSM
13 2 (0.81%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.84%) SLA
2 6 (2.42%) QA
3 5 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.21%) COBIT
4 3 (1.21%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 73 (29.44%) Active Directory
2 39 (15.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.05%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.65%) XenDesktop
5 12 (4.84%) vCloud
5 12 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (4.44%) vSphere
7 10 (4.03%) XenApp
8 9 (3.63%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.61%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.61%) XenServer
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (5.65%) SCCM
2 10 (4.03%) SCOM
2 10 (4.03%) Puppet
2 10 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.03%) Ansible
3 4 (1.61%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Intune
4 2 (0.81%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.81%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.81%) SCSM
5 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
5 1 (0.40%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 74 (29.84%) Microsoft
2 60 (24.19%) Citrix
3 45 (18.15%) VMware
4 32 (12.90%) Cisco
5 21 (8.47%) Oracle
5 21 (8.47%) F5
6 18 (7.26%) HP
7 17 (6.85%) Juniper
8 15 (6.05%) IBM
9 14 (5.65%) Red Hat
10 10 (4.03%) CheckPoint
10 10 (4.03%) SaltStack
11 9 (3.63%) Dell
12 5 (2.02%) SunGard
12 5 (2.02%) Apple
12 5 (2.02%) NetApp
12 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.02%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.02%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (1.61%) Veeam
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Harwich, Essex
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago