The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 97 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 0.38% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 1.54% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 14
Average salary £40,000 £55,963 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.52% +89.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
345 260 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.48% 25.00% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 285 234 339
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region.

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

ITIL Certification Salary Histogram in Kent

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Canterbury - 2 £40,000 -
West Malling -15 1 £24,000 -55.34%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) VCAP
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VCAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) VMware