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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 96 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.69% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 2.11% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 8
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,500 £15,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £70,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
278 331 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.32% 32.51% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 245 293 292
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Maidstone - 1 £19,500 -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Linux

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Assurance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware