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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 59 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 34 96 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.44% 8.28% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 10.37% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 79 71
Average salary £49,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.07% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
802 926 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 79.90% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 712 756 729
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 9 £50,000 - 2
Maidstone +13 2 £43,750 - 2
Folkestone -1 2 - -
West Malling +5 1 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Dartford -2 1 £57,500 +69.11% 3
Chatham - 1 £31,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £75,000 - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (56.41%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) VMware
3 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 23 (29.49%) Cisco
5 22 (28.21%) Information Security
6 20 (25.64%) Citrix
7 19 (24.36%) SLA
7 19 (24.36%) Firewall
7 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 17 (21.79%) SAN
9 17 (21.79%) Service Management
9 17 (21.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (20.51%) Finance
10 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.67%) HP
12 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (16.67%) Project Management
12 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (15.38%) Information Security Management
13 12 (15.38%) Security Management
13 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
13 12 (15.38%) Business Continuity
13 12 (15.38%) SQL
14 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
14 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.26%) IIS
4 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.85%) Lync
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.28%) Apache
7 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.28%) FileNet
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.28%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) SaaS
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 17 (21.79%) SAN
3 10 (12.82%) iSCSI
4 9 (11.54%) DNS
5 6 (7.69%) NAS
5 6 (7.69%) Wireless
5 6 (7.69%) LAN
5 6 (7.69%) WAN
5 6 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (5.13%) Internet
7 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.56%) HTTP
7 2 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.28%) Multicast
8 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.28%) VPN
8 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.28%) FTP
8 1 (1.28%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) Redis
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MSI
1 1 (1.28%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 16 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (12.82%) Security Manager
1 10 (12.82%) Information Manager
1 10 (12.82%) Information Security Manager
2 9 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Operations Manager
4 7 (8.97%) IT Operations Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 4 (5.13%) IT Support
7 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 3 (3.85%) Service Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) LAMP
2 2 (2.56%) XHTML
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.28%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
3 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
3 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (56.41%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (21.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.41%) Linux
7 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) UNIX
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Information Security
2 17 (21.79%) Service Management
3 13 (16.67%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 12 (15.38%) Security Management
4 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 12 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 11 (14.10%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 10 (12.82%) ITSM
7 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 8 (10.26%) ISMS
8 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.26%) Data Privacy
9 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.69%) Operations Management
10 6 (7.69%) Change Management
11 5 (6.41%) Line Management
11 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) CISSP
2 8 (10.26%) CISM
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.97%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (8.97%) Degree
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.69%) CCNA
5 5 (6.41%) MCSE
6 3 (3.85%) PMP
6 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.56%) CHFI
7 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (2.56%) SSCP
7 2 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.36%) SLA
2 17 (21.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.97%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.97%) COBIT
4 2 (2.56%) QA
5 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.26%) XenApp
4 8 (10.26%) vSphere
4 8 (10.26%) VMware ESX
5 6 (7.69%) DFS Replication
6 5 (6.41%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) SCCM
1 5 (6.41%) SCOM
2 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.13%) HAProxy
3 3 (3.85%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) VMware
2 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 23 (29.49%) Cisco
4 20 (25.64%) Citrix
5 13 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (8.97%) Avaya
7 4 (5.13%) SonicWALL
7 4 (5.13%) Dell
8 3 (3.85%) NetApp
8 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.85%) Sophos
8 3 (3.85%) Siebel
8 3 (3.85%) Mitel
9 2 (2.56%) F5
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle
9 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.56%) Juniper
9 2 (2.56%) Informatica
9 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.28%) Lancope
Tunbridge Wells
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Just now
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 23 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare,
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + on call
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Dartford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 25 days ago