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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 135 103 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 11.47% 8.76% 10.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.53% 12.09% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 84 82 99
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £28,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
929 852 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.93% 72.45% 80.81%
Number of salaries quoted 678 703 754
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +8 32 - - 1
Chelmsford +15 31 £55,000 +69.23%
Basildon -2 17 £47,500 +5.55%
Southend-on-Sea -5 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Colchester -22 4 £29,750 -7.03% 2
Harlow -7 2 £60,500 +42.35%
Loughton - 2 £34,000 -
Saffron Walden +7 1 £39,500 +18.79%
Epping - 1 £40,000 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 147 (48.84%) Windows
2 107 (35.55%) VMware
3 99 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (31.56%) Citrix
4 95 (31.56%) Active Directory
5 94 (31.23%) Finance
6 84 (27.91%) Microsoft
7 74 (24.58%) SQL
8 68 (22.59%) SQL Server
8 68 (22.59%) Change Management
9 62 (20.60%) DNS
10 53 (17.61%) Service Delivery
11 52 (17.28%) MS Excel
12 49 (16.28%) Project Management
13 48 (15.95%) Cisco
13 48 (15.95%) PRINCE2
14 47 (15.61%) Service Management
15 46 (15.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 46 (15.28%) Firewall
15 46 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (15.28%) DHCP
16 44 (14.62%) LDAP
17 43 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 42 (13.95%) Degree
19 41 (13.62%) SLA
20 39 (12.96%) CMDB
21 38 (12.62%) SolarWinds
22 36 (11.96%) Security Patching
23 34 (11.30%) Management Information System
23 34 (11.30%) MS Office

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 33 (10.96%) MS Exchange
2 26 (8.64%) SharePoint
3 22 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (4.32%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (4.32%) SAS
5 11 (3.65%) IIS
5 11 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (3.32%) OpenStack
6 10 (3.32%) WebSphere
6 10 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.32%) GlassFish
6 10 (3.32%) JBoss
6 10 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.32%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 8 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.66%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.30%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) assyst
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.64%) Office 365
2 15 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.32%) IBM SmartCloud
3 10 (3.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (20.60%) DNS
2 46 (15.28%) Firewall
2 46 (15.28%) DHCP
3 44 (14.62%) LDAP
4 24 (7.97%) SAN
5 17 (5.65%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.32%) BIG-IP
7 9 (2.99%) WAN
7 9 (2.99%) SSL
8 8 (2.66%) VPN
8 8 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.66%) Wireless
9 7 (2.33%) SNMP
10 5 (1.66%) VoIP
10 5 (1.66%) NAS
11 3 (1.00%) Network Security
12 2 (0.66%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.66%) VLAN
12 2 (0.66%) WLAN
12 2 (0.66%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (7.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (5.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 17 (5.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 12 (3.99%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.99%) MySQL
6 8 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.66%) DTS
8 2 (0.66%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (3.32%) Subversion
2 10 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (31.23%) Finance
2 18 (5.98%) Legal
2 18 (5.98%) Banking
3 9 (2.99%) Law
4 5 (1.66%) Games
5 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.00%) Automotive
6 3 (1.00%) Publishing
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (12.96%) Analyst
1 39 (12.96%) Applications Support
2 29 (9.63%) Service Manager
3 25 (8.31%) DBA
3 25 (8.31%) Head of IT
4 24 (7.97%) SQL DBA
5 22 (7.31%) Infrastructure Manager
6 18 (5.98%) Administrator
7 16 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (5.32%) Support Manager
7 16 (5.32%) Team Leader
8 15 (4.98%) Support Analyst
8 15 (4.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.32%) SQL Server DBA
9 13 (4.32%) Applications Support Analyst
9 13 (4.32%) Service Desk Manager
9 13 (4.32%) Senior DBA
10 12 (3.99%) Applications Support Manager
10 12 (3.99%) Release Manager
10 12 (3.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.66%) .NET
2 5 (1.66%) Web Services
3 4 (1.33%) XML
4 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.96%) CMDB
2 34 (11.30%) Management Information System
3 31 (10.30%) Clustering
4 26 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (7.31%) Replication
6 17 (5.65%) Data Centre
7 11 (3.65%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.32%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.66%) BYOD
9 8 (2.66%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.00%) User Experience
12 1 (0.33%) Life Science
12 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.33%) PKI
12 1 (0.33%) Statistics
12 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 147 (48.84%) Windows
2 43 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (9.30%) Linux
5 18 (5.98%) UNIX
6 11 (3.65%) Windows 2000
7 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.66%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.66%) SUSE
9 5 (1.66%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.33%) Solaris
11 3 (1.00%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.59%) Change Management
2 53 (17.61%) Service Delivery
3 49 (16.28%) Project Management
4 48 (15.95%) PRINCE2
5 47 (15.61%) Service Management
6 46 (15.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 36 (11.96%) Security Patching
8 33 (10.96%) SDLC
9 27 (8.97%) High Availability
10 23 (7.64%) Time Management
10 23 (7.64%) Problem Management
11 22 (7.31%) Release Management
11 22 (7.31%) Load Balancing
11 22 (7.31%) Waterfall
12 21 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (6.98%) Database Mirroring
13 18 (5.98%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (5.65%) Change Control
14 17 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (4.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.58%) SQL
2 24 (7.97%) PowerShell
3 23 (7.64%) T-SQL
4 11 (3.65%) VBScript
4 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.32%) Korn
5 10 (3.32%) Perl
6 9 (2.99%) C
7 8 (2.66%) VB
8 6 (1.99%) VBA
8 6 (1.99%) Java
9 5 (1.66%) C#
10 1 (0.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.33%) Python
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (15.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (13.95%) Degree
3 30 (9.97%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (8.31%) MCSE
5 24 (7.97%) MCSA
6 22 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (3.32%) CCNA
8 9 (2.99%) CISSP
9 8 (2.66%) CCNP
10 6 (1.99%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.66%) ISACA
11 5 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.66%) CEH
12 4 (1.33%) MCDST
12 4 (1.33%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.66%) MCP
14 1 (0.33%) MCITP
14 1 (0.33%) NVQ Level 4
14 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.62%) SLA
2 9 (2.99%) QA
3 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 99 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (31.56%) Active Directory
3 27 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 23 (7.64%) XenApp
5 17 (5.65%) VMware ESX
6 11 (3.65%) XenServer
7 10 (3.32%) vSphere
7 10 (3.32%) vCloud
8 5 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.32%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.32%) Puppet
2 10 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (3.32%) Ansible
3 9 (2.99%) SCCM
4 5 (1.66%) SCOM
4 5 (1.66%) Nagios
5 2 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 107 (35.55%) VMware
2 95 (31.56%) Citrix
3 84 (27.91%) Microsoft
4 48 (15.95%) Cisco
5 38 (12.62%) SolarWinds
6 24 (7.97%) Oracle
7 17 (5.65%) Sun
8 14 (4.65%) IBM
8 14 (4.65%) Red Gate
9 13 (4.32%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.99%) NetApp
10 12 (3.99%) F5
11 10 (3.32%) SaltStack
11 10 (3.32%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.99%) Infor
13 8 (2.66%) Avaya
14 7 (2.33%) Juniper
15 6 (1.99%) HP
16 5 (1.66%) EMC
16 5 (1.66%) Barracuda Networks
Essex
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
Networx Recruitment
Salary: Up to £29,500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 18 days ago