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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 52 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 45 92 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.71% 8.13% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 9.48% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 77 39
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,223 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +1.26%
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
787 970 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.41% 85.76% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 715 784 500
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 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 5 March 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 0 10 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Maidstone +14 2 £57,500 +103.53%
West Malling +2 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Dartford -8 1 £57,500 +71.64% 3
Chatham - 1 £70,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 53 (49.53%) Windows
2 36 (33.64%) Finance
3 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
4 31 (28.97%) Cisco
4 31 (28.97%) MS Excel
5 28 (26.17%) Service Delivery
6 27 (25.23%) Firewall
7 26 (24.30%) VMware
8 25 (23.36%) Information Security
8 25 (23.36%) Service Management
8 25 (23.36%) PRINCE2
9 23 (21.50%) Active Directory
10 21 (19.63%) SLA
10 21 (19.63%) Project Management
11 19 (17.76%) Citrix
12 18 (16.82%) SAN
12 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange
14 15 (14.02%) MS Office
14 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (13.08%) LAN
15 14 (13.08%) WAN
15 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (12.15%) Windows 7
17 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (10.28%) Hyper-V
18 11 (10.28%) XenApp

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 17 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.54%) Lync
2 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.61%) IIS
4 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.80%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (28.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.87%) IaaS
3 2 (1.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.23%) Firewall
2 18 (16.82%) SAN
3 14 (13.08%) LAN
3 14 (13.08%) WAN
4 11 (10.28%) DNS
5 9 (8.41%) IP Telephony
6 8 (7.48%) DHCP
6 8 (7.48%) iSCSI
7 7 (6.54%) TCP/IP
8 6 (5.61%) Network Security
8 6 (5.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (5.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (3.74%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.80%) VoIP
10 3 (2.80%) Internet
11 2 (1.87%) Wireless
11 2 (1.87%) HTTP
11 2 (1.87%) VPN
11 2 (1.87%) NAS
11 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.74%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) AdminStudio
1 1 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 36 (33.64%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.41%) Advertising
3 4 (3.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Electronics
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Infrastructure Manager
2 15 (14.02%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.28%) Service Manager
4 10 (9.35%) Information Manager
4 10 (9.35%) Information Security Manager
4 10 (9.35%) Security Manager
5 9 (8.41%) IT Operations Manager
5 9 (8.41%) Operations Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Team Leader
6 8 (7.48%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) Analyst
7 6 (5.61%) Architect
7 6 (5.61%) Network Engineer
7 6 (5.61%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.61%) Head of Infrastructure
7 6 (5.61%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 5 (4.67%) Service Assurance Manager
8 5 (4.67%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) LAMP
1 2 (1.87%) XHTML
1 2 (1.87%) Web Services
1 2 (1.87%) .NET
1 2 (1.87%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) ODBC
2 1 (0.93%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.67%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.67%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.87%) NHS
5 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 2 (1.87%) Social Media
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.53%) Windows
2 18 (16.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (12.15%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.67%) Linux
7 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.80%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.87%) UNIX
10 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Service Delivery
2 25 (23.36%) Information Security
2 25 (23.36%) Service Management
2 25 (23.36%) PRINCE2
3 21 (19.63%) Project Management
4 13 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (9.35%) Business Continuity
5 10 (9.35%) Operations Management
6 9 (8.41%) Supplier Management
6 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
7 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.48%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.54%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.54%) PRINCE
8 7 (6.54%) Change Management
8 7 (6.54%) Security Management
9 6 (5.61%) Information Security Management
9 6 (5.61%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.35%) SQL
2 6 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.87%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (10.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.28%) MCSE
3 10 (9.35%) CCNA
3 10 (9.35%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (7.48%) Degree
5 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (4.67%) MCSA
6 4 (3.74%) MCP
6 4 (3.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.80%) MCITP
7 3 (2.80%) CCDP
7 3 (2.80%) CCIE
8 2 (1.87%) CISM
8 2 (1.87%) CISSP
8 2 (1.87%) VCP4
9 1 (0.93%) MOS
9 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.63%) SLA
2 15 (14.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (8.41%) COBIT
4 6 (5.61%) PCI DSS
5 5 (4.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 23 (21.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.28%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.28%) XenApp
4 4 (3.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (3.74%) vSphere
5 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.87%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) SCCM
2 7 (6.54%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.61%) SCOM
4 4 (3.74%) HAProxy
5 3 (2.80%) WSUS
6 2 (1.87%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.87%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.87%) SCSM
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.97%) Cisco
3 26 (24.30%) VMware
4 19 (17.76%) Citrix
5 10 (9.35%) CheckPoint
6 7 (6.54%) Avaya
7 6 (5.61%) Juniper
7 6 (5.61%) F5
8 5 (4.67%) HP
9 4 (3.74%) Websense
9 4 (3.74%) Wyse
9 4 (3.74%) Dell
9 4 (3.74%) Sage
9 4 (3.74%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.80%) NetApp
10 3 (2.80%) Sophos
11 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.87%) TippingPoint
11 2 (1.87%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.87%) Tufin
Ashford, Kent
Church International
Salary: £50k - £55k plus bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £42000 - £47500 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent, South East
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: £25,513 to £27,864 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Volt
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great pension, holidays, package
Posted: 14 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: From £20,198 to £22,029 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 17 days ago
Dartford
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago