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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 150 102 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.32% 7.30% 9.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.65% 9.58% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 96 88 94
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1024 1065 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.07% 76.23% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 810 882 629
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 36 £37,000 -22.10% 1
Basildon +6 15 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Chelmsford +9 11 £52,500 +35.48% 2
Colchester -26 11 £28,000 -49.09% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 8 £57,500 -
Loughton - 7 £32,000 - 1
Epping - 2 £38,750 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 138 (46.46%) Windows
2 107 (36.03%) Citrix
3 104 (35.02%) VMware
4 99 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 96 (32.32%) Active Directory
6 84 (28.28%) Finance
7 81 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 73 (24.58%) SQL
9 68 (22.90%) Change Management
10 59 (19.87%) SQL Server
11 58 (19.53%) ITIL Certification
12 55 (18.52%) Cisco
13 54 (18.18%) DNS
13 54 (18.18%) MS Excel
14 53 (17.85%) MS Exchange
15 52 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
16 48 (16.16%) Firewall
16 48 (16.16%) Service Management
17 44 (14.81%) Service Delivery
18 43 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (14.14%) Linux
19 42 (14.14%) MS Office
19 42 (14.14%) Degree
20 41 (13.80%) Project Management
21 40 (13.47%) Disaster Recovery
22 38 (12.79%) Problem Management
23 37 (12.46%) DHCP
23 37 (12.46%) Release Management
24 36 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
25 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (17.85%) MS Exchange
2 33 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (8.75%) SharePoint
4 21 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (5.05%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (3.70%) WebSphere
7 11 (3.70%) Tomcat
7 11 (3.70%) JBoss
7 11 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.70%) IIS
7 11 (3.70%) OpenStack
7 11 (3.70%) GlassFish
8 10 (3.37%) SAS
9 9 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (2.69%) Lync
10 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 54 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 42 (14.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.70%) assyst
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.75%) Office 365
2 16 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (3.70%) IBM SmartCloud
4 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.18%) DNS
2 48 (16.16%) Firewall
3 37 (12.46%) DHCP
4 31 (10.44%) SAN
5 30 (10.10%) LDAP
6 15 (5.05%) VPN
7 14 (4.71%) SSL
7 14 (4.71%) VoIP
7 14 (4.71%) Wireless
8 13 (4.38%) TCP/IP
9 12 (4.04%) Network Security
9 12 (4.04%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (3.70%) BIG-IP
10 11 (3.70%) WAN
11 8 (2.69%) LAN
12 6 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (2.02%) SNMP
13 5 (1.68%) NAS
14 4 (1.35%) SCCP
14 4 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (2.69%) MySQL
4 8 (2.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (0.67%) DTS
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (3.70%) Subversion
1 11 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (28.28%) Finance
2 30 (10.10%) Legal
3 23 (7.74%) Law
4 7 (2.36%) Banking
5 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.68%) Games
6 3 (1.01%) Automotive
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (14.14%) Analyst
2 28 (9.43%) Release Manager
3 27 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 27 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 27 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 24 (8.08%) Support Analyst
4 24 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (7.41%) Administrator
5 22 (7.41%) Service Manager
6 17 (5.72%) SQL DBA
6 17 (5.72%) DBA
7 16 (5.39%) Support Engineer
8 15 (5.05%) Applications Support Analyst
8 15 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (4.71%) Service Analyst
10 12 (4.04%) Project Manager
11 11 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) SQL Server DBA
13 9 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
13 9 (3.03%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.37%) .NET
2 6 (2.02%) Web Services
3 5 (1.68%) XML
4 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.34%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.45%) Management Information System
3 26 (8.75%) CMDB
4 25 (8.42%) Clustering
5 12 (4.04%) Client/Server
5 12 (4.04%) Replication
6 8 (2.69%) BYOD
7 6 (2.02%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.01%) User Experience
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.34%) Life Science
10 1 (0.34%) PKI
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.34%) NHS
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 138 (46.46%) Windows
2 43 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (14.14%) Linux
4 36 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (8.08%) UNIX
6 17 (5.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.05%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.71%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.69%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.68%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.68%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.01%) SUSE
12 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.67%) CentOS
14 1 (0.34%) Android
14 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.90%) Change Management
2 48 (16.16%) Service Management
3 44 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 41 (13.80%) Project Management
5 40 (13.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 38 (12.79%) Problem Management
7 37 (12.46%) Release Management
8 26 (8.75%) PRINCE2
9 23 (7.74%) Load Balancing
9 23 (7.74%) Waterfall
10 21 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (7.07%) ITSM
11 19 (6.40%) CRM
11 19 (6.40%) ITIL V3
12 18 (6.06%) High Availability
12 18 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (5.39%) Time Management
14 14 (4.71%) Strategic Management
15 13 (4.38%) Database Mirroring
16 12 (4.04%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.58%) SQL
2 23 (7.74%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (4.04%) Bash Shell
4 12 (4.04%) VB
5 11 (3.70%) Korn
5 11 (3.70%) Perl
6 8 (2.69%) VBA
6 8 (2.69%) VBScript
6 8 (2.69%) Java
7 7 (2.36%) C#
8 3 (1.01%) C
8 3 (1.01%) PHP
8 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.01%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.34%) Ruby
9 1 (0.34%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 58 (19.53%) ITIL Certification
2 52 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (14.14%) Degree
4 33 (11.11%) MCSA
5 23 (7.74%) MCSE
6 21 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (4.38%) CCNA
8 5 (1.68%) MCP
8 5 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.35%) CISSP
9 4 (1.35%) CISA
10 3 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.01%) CCNP
10 3 (1.01%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (11.45%) SLA
2 8 (2.69%) QA
3 6 (2.02%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 99 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 96 (32.32%) Active Directory
3 33 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 27 (9.09%) XenApp
5 13 (4.38%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.70%) vCloud
6 11 (3.70%) vSphere
7 8 (2.69%) XenServer
8 5 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.39%) Backup Exec
2 11 (3.70%) Ansible
2 11 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (3.70%) Puppet
3 10 (3.37%) SCOM
4 7 (2.36%) SCCM
5 5 (1.68%) Nagios
6 1 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 107 (36.03%) Citrix
2 104 (35.02%) VMware
3 81 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 55 (18.52%) Cisco
5 28 (9.43%) SolarWinds
6 25 (8.42%) Oracle
7 18 (6.06%) HP
7 18 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 17 (5.72%) NetApp
8 17 (5.72%) F5
9 13 (4.38%) IBM
10 11 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 11 (3.70%) SaltStack
11 10 (3.37%) Sun
11 10 (3.37%) Brocade
12 9 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
13 8 (2.69%) Avaya
13 8 (2.69%) Juniper
14 7 (2.36%) EMC
15 6 (2.02%) Infor
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Reed Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Marel
Salary: Unspecified Salary will depend on knowledge and experience
Posted: 27 days ago