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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 141 111 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.34% 8.43% 10.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.76% 11.26% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 94 108
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £29,600 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
1025 986 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.46% 74.87% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 773 819 702
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 July 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 July 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
(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 +14 34 £44,500 +39.06% 1
Chelmsford +14 27 £56,250 +82.92% 2
Basildon +8 17 £50,000 +2.56%
Southend-on-Sea 0 6 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Colchester -26 6 £28,000 -49.09%
Loughton - 5 £37,500 -
Epping - 2 £38,750 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 153 (48.11%) Windows
2 119 (37.42%) VMware
3 112 (35.22%) Citrix
3 112 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 100 (31.45%) Active Directory
5 96 (30.19%) Microsoft
6 95 (29.87%) Finance
7 78 (24.53%) SQL
8 76 (23.90%) Change Management
9 70 (22.01%) SQL Server
10 64 (20.13%) DNS
11 58 (18.24%) MS Excel
12 56 (17.61%) Cisco
13 53 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 50 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
15 49 (15.41%) Disaster Recovery
16 48 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
17 46 (14.47%) Service Management
18 45 (14.15%) Firewall
18 45 (14.15%) MS Exchange
18 45 (14.15%) DHCP
19 44 (13.84%) Linux
19 44 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (13.52%) Project Management
21 42 (13.21%) LDAP
22 41 (12.89%) Windows Server 2003
22 41 (12.89%) SLA
23 40 (12.58%) Degree
24 39 (12.26%) PRINCE2
24 39 (12.26%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 45 (14.15%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 17 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (4.40%) IIS
6 13 (4.09%) JBoss
6 13 (4.09%) Tomcat
6 13 (4.09%) WebLogic
6 13 (4.09%) SAS
6 13 (4.09%) GlassFish
6 13 (4.09%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.09%) OpenStack
7 10 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.52%) Lync
8 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 58 (18.24%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.83%) assyst
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.86%) Office 365
2 18 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.09%) IBM SmartCloud
3 13 (4.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.13%) DNS
2 45 (14.15%) DHCP
2 45 (14.15%) Firewall
3 42 (13.21%) LDAP
4 32 (10.06%) SAN
5 17 (5.35%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.40%) SSL
7 13 (4.09%) Wireless
7 13 (4.09%) BIG-IP
8 12 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (3.46%) WAN
9 11 (3.46%) VPN
10 10 (3.14%) Network Security
11 8 (2.52%) LAN
11 8 (2.52%) VoIP
12 7 (2.20%) SNMP
13 6 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.57%) NAS
15 4 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.01%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (4.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (2.52%) MySQL
6 7 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.63%) DTS
8 2 (0.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (4.09%) Subversion
1 13 (4.09%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (29.87%) Finance
2 25 (7.86%) Legal
3 15 (4.72%) Law
4 14 (4.40%) Banking
5 5 (1.57%) Games
5 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.94%) Automotive
6 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (13.52%) Analyst
2 42 (13.21%) Applications Support
3 27 (8.49%) Infrastructure Manager
3 27 (8.49%) Head of IT
4 25 (7.86%) Service Manager
5 24 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.23%) DBA
6 23 (7.23%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.92%) SQL DBA
8 20 (6.29%) Administrator
9 17 (5.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 17 (5.35%) Release Manager
9 17 (5.35%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (4.40%) Support Manager
11 13 (4.09%) Support Engineer
11 13 (4.09%) Automation Engineer
12 12 (3.77%) Applications Manager
12 12 (3.77%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.77%) Applications Support Manager
12 12 (3.77%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.83%) .NET
2 5 (1.57%) Web Services
2 5 (1.57%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.31%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.32%) CMDB
2 35 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (10.69%) Clustering
4 33 (10.38%) Management Information System
5 27 (8.49%) Data Centre
6 18 (5.66%) Replication
7 9 (2.83%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.52%) BYOD
9 7 (2.20%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.89%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.94%) User Experience
12 1 (0.31%) Life Science
12 1 (0.31%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.31%) NHS
12 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.31%) PKI
12 1 (0.31%) Statistics
12 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 153 (48.11%) Windows
2 44 (13.84%) Linux
2 44 (13.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (12.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (7.86%) UNIX
5 14 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.77%) Windows 2000
8 10 (3.14%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.14%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.57%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.57%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.26%) SUSE
11 3 (0.94%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.94%) Solaris
12 2 (0.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (23.90%) Change Management
2 53 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 49 (15.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 46 (14.47%) Service Management
5 43 (13.52%) Project Management
6 39 (12.26%) PRINCE2
6 39 (12.26%) Problem Management
7 33 (10.38%) Security Patching
8 29 (9.12%) SDLC
8 29 (9.12%) Load Balancing
9 27 (8.49%) Release Management
10 26 (8.18%) High Availability
11 21 (6.60%) Waterfall
12 19 (5.97%) Time Management
12 19 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (5.97%) Database Mirroring
13 18 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (5.66%) ITSM
14 17 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (5.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 78 (24.53%) SQL
2 29 (9.12%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.97%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.40%) Bash Shell
5 13 (4.09%) Korn
5 13 (4.09%) Perl
6 12 (3.77%) VBScript
7 11 (3.46%) VB
8 7 (2.20%) VBA
8 7 (2.20%) Java
9 6 (1.89%) C
9 6 (1.89%) C#
10 3 (0.94%) PHP
10 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (15.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (15.09%) ITIL Certification
3 40 (12.58%) Degree
4 29 (9.12%) MCSA
5 27 (8.49%) MCSE
6 23 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (4.40%) CCNA
8 8 (2.52%) CISSP
9 5 (1.57%) CCNP
9 5 (1.57%) ISACA
9 5 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.94%) MCDST
10 3 (0.94%) CISA
10 3 (0.94%) CCDP
11 2 (0.63%) MCP
12 1 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.31%) CEH
12 1 (0.31%) MCITP
12 1 (0.31%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.89%) SLA
2 10 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (1.26%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 112 (35.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (31.45%) Active Directory
3 31 (9.75%) Hyper-V
4 30 (9.43%) XenApp
5 18 (5.66%) VMware ESX
6 13 (4.09%) vSphere
6 13 (4.09%) vCloud
7 12 (3.77%) XenServer
8 6 (1.89%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (5.03%) Backup Exec
2 13 (4.09%) Puppet
2 13 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (4.09%) Ansible
3 9 (2.83%) SCOM
4 7 (2.20%) SCCM
5 5 (1.57%) Nagios
6 2 (0.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 119 (37.42%) VMware
2 112 (35.22%) Citrix
3 96 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 56 (17.61%) Cisco
5 35 (11.01%) SolarWinds
6 28 (8.81%) Oracle
7 19 (5.97%) F5
8 17 (5.35%) IBM
9 16 (5.03%) Sun
10 15 (4.72%) CheckPoint
11 14 (4.40%) NetApp
12 13 (4.09%) Red Hat
12 13 (4.09%) HP
12 13 (4.09%) SaltStack
13 11 (3.46%) Red Gate
14 10 (3.14%) Brocade
15 9 (2.83%) Infor
16 8 (2.52%) Avaya
16 8 (2.52%) Juniper
17 6 (1.89%) EMC
Essex
Highams
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 14 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HMRC
Salary: From £35,232 to £39,643 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Southend-on-sea, Essex
HMRC
Posted: 15 days ago
Witham
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago