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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 95 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.70% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 2.03% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £49,000 £31,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
236 394 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.77% 34.65% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 197 356 311
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 6 July 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Assurance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC