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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 91 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.91% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 2.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £49,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
233 431 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.25% 35.65% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 198 356 303
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Network Management
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix