The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 93 104 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 8.46% 9.39% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 11.02% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86 91 73
Average salary £44,250 £36,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.23% -24.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ITIL
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
922 944 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.89% 85.28% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 803 817 668
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Kent

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Kent

ITIL
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 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Tunbridge Wells -24 15 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Maidstone +3 6 £25,000 -33.33%
Folkestone -5 6 £46,000 +53.33% 1
West Malling +3 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Canterbury - 4 £32,292 -
Tonbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Stansted - 1 - - 2
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL 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.

1 73 (54.07%) Windows
2 37 (27.41%) Service Management
3 35 (25.93%) VMware
4 34 (25.19%) Service Delivery
4 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
5 32 (23.70%) Project Management
6 31 (22.96%) Finance
6 31 (22.96%) Incident Management
7 30 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 28 (20.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (20.00%) IIS
10 26 (19.26%) PRINCE2
11 25 (18.52%) HP
12 24 (17.78%) Cisco
12 24 (17.78%) Data Centre
13 23 (17.04%) Citrix
13 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
14 22 (16.30%) Firewall
14 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (14.81%) MS Exchange
17 19 (14.07%) .NET
17 19 (14.07%) SAN
18 18 (13.33%) SLA
18 18 (13.33%) Linux
18 18 (13.33%) Degree
18 18 (13.33%) Information Security
18 18 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
19 17 (12.59%) ISO/IEC 27001

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (20.00%) IIS
2 20 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 18 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.44%) Lync
7 5 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.22%) Apache
8 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.74%) FileNet
10 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.63%) Office 365
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.30%) Firewall
2 19 (14.07%) SAN
3 17 (12.59%) DNS
4 14 (10.37%) iSCSI
5 11 (8.15%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.93%) Internet
6 8 (5.93%) Wireless
6 8 (5.93%) NAS
7 7 (5.19%) HTTP
8 6 (4.44%) LAN
8 6 (4.44%) WAN
8 6 (4.44%) DHCP
9 4 (2.96%) VoIP
9 4 (2.96%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (2.22%) Network Security
11 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.48%) H.323
11 2 (1.48%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) Redis
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Subversion
2 10 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.41%) Hudson
3 5 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (22.96%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.96%) Advertising
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Local Government
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 21 (15.56%) Services Delivery Manager
2 21 (15.56%) Delivery Manager
3 15 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 15 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
4 14 (10.37%) Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Architect
6 10 (7.41%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) Information Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Security Manager
9 7 (5.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Desktop Support
9 7 (5.19%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (4.44%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.44%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.07%) .NET
2 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 10 (7.41%) MSMQ
2 10 (7.41%) SignalR
2 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (5.93%) HTML
4 5 (3.70%) XHTML
4 5 (3.70%) Web Services
5 2 (1.48%) LINQ
6 1 (0.74%) XML
6 1 (0.74%) LAMP
6 1 (0.74%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.44%) NHS
4 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) Clustering
4 5 (3.70%) PKI
5 4 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.74%) Blog
8 1 (0.74%) PMI
8 1 (0.74%) Tandem
8 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (54.07%) Windows
2 28 (20.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (16.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (13.33%) Linux
5 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.41%) CentOS
7 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.96%) UNIX
9 4 (2.96%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Service Management
2 34 (25.19%) Service Delivery
3 32 (23.70%) Project Management
4 31 (22.96%) Incident Management
5 26 (19.26%) PRINCE2
6 22 (16.30%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (13.33%) Information Security
8 16 (11.85%) Business Continuity
8 16 (11.85%) ITSM
9 15 (11.11%) Security Management
9 15 (11.11%) Change Management
10 14 (10.37%) ITIL V2
10 14 (10.37%) DevOps
11 12 (8.89%) Information Security Management
11 12 (8.89%) Scrum
12 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
13 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (7.41%) Configuration Management
14 9 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.85%) SQL
2 15 (11.11%) C#
3 14 (10.37%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.44%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Degree
2 13 (9.63%) CISSP
2 13 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (5.93%) CISM
4 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.44%) MCSA
6 5 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.70%) SSCP
6 5 (3.70%) CHFI
7 4 (2.96%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (2.96%) MCSE
7 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.96%) CCNA
7 4 (2.96%) CCDA
7 4 (2.96%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.22%) PMP
9 2 (1.48%) CCSA
9 2 (1.48%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.33%) SLA
2 17 (12.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (6.67%) COBIT
4 8 (5.93%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.96%) QA
6 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.37%) vSphere
4 11 (8.15%) VMware ESX
5 10 (7.41%) Docker
6 9 (6.67%) XenApp
7 8 (5.93%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.96%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.48%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) HAProxy
2 10 (7.41%) Puppet
2 10 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.96%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.96%) SCOM
4 2 (1.48%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.48%) SCCM
4 2 (1.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (25.93%) VMware
2 34 (25.19%) Microsoft
3 25 (18.52%) HP
4 24 (17.78%) Cisco
5 23 (17.04%) Citrix
6 9 (6.67%) Avaya
7 6 (4.44%) Siebel
8 5 (3.70%) IBM
9 4 (2.96%) Informatica
9 4 (2.96%) Websense
9 4 (2.96%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (2.22%) Sophos
10 3 (2.22%) NetApp
10 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.22%) Oracle
11 2 (1.48%) EMC
11 2 (1.48%) McAfee
11 2 (1.48%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.48%) Ruckus Wireless
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stansted, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone, Kent
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £17,000 - £19,500 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 25000 plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago