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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 102 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 8 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.69% 2.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 7.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
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
290 338 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.13% 28.10% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 261 296 174
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
West Malling +5 5 £47,500 -24.00%
Maidstone -8 2 £35,676 -20.72% 1
Dartford - 1 £52,500 -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Information Security
4 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) C
7 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) ADSL
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) ADSL
3 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Information Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Security Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Risk Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade