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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 54 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 41 105 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.28% 8.59% 6.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 10.40% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 86 66
Average salary £50,875 £41,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
763 1010 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 79.73% 82.65% 75.26%
Number of salaries quoted 687 800 768
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -14 9 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Maidstone +22 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Folkestone +4 1 - -
Dartford -1 1 £57,500 +52.31% 1
West Malling -3 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Chatham - 1 £31,500 -
Tonbridge - 1 £75,000 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 25 (30.49%) Cisco
3 24 (29.27%) Information Security
4 23 (28.05%) Finance
5 22 (26.83%) VMware
5 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
7 20 (24.39%) Firewall
8 18 (21.95%) SLA
8 18 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (20.73%) Citrix
9 17 (20.73%) Service Management
10 15 (18.29%) Risk Management
10 15 (18.29%) Active Directory
10 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
11 14 (17.07%) SAN
11 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (15.85%) Business Continuity
12 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
13 12 (14.63%) Information Security Management
13 12 (14.63%) Security Management
13 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
14 11 (13.41%) DNS
14 11 (13.41%) SQL
14 11 (13.41%) MS Office
15 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 10 (12.20%) Management Information System

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.32%) IIS
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.66%) Lync
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) RMDS
1 1 (1.22%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) Firewall
2 14 (17.07%) SAN
3 11 (13.41%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) DHCP
4 8 (9.76%) iSCSI
5 5 (6.10%) LAN
5 5 (6.10%) WAN
5 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.88%) Network Security
6 4 (4.88%) Wireless
6 4 (4.88%) NAS
6 4 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.44%) Internet
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (2.44%) HTTP
7 2 (2.44%) VoIP
8 1 (1.22%) FTP
8 1 (1.22%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.88%) Redis
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MSI
1 1 (1.22%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Advertising
3 7 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Information Manager
1 13 (15.85%) Information Security Manager
1 13 (15.85%) Security Manager
2 8 (9.76%) Network Engineer
3 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Team Leader
4 6 (7.32%) Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Operations Manager
4 6 (7.32%) IT Operations Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (4.88%) IT Support
6 4 (4.88%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) HTML
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
1 2 (2.44%) Web Services
1 2 (2.44%) XHTML
1 2 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (1.22%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.22%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.44%) PKI
3 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.22%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.10%) Linux
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Information Security
2 17 (20.73%) Service Management
3 15 (18.29%) Risk Management
4 13 (15.85%) Business Continuity
4 13 (15.85%) Service Delivery
5 12 (14.63%) Information Security Management
5 12 (14.63%) Security Management
6 10 (12.20%) Project Management
7 9 (10.98%) ITSM
7 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (9.76%) ISMS
8 8 (9.76%) Data Privacy
9 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.54%) Change Management
10 6 (7.32%) Operations Management
10 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.88%) Supplier Management
12 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) SQL
2 6 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (9.76%) CISSP
2 8 (9.76%) CISM
3 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
5 2 (2.44%) MCSA
5 2 (2.44%) PMP
5 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) SLA
1 18 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.54%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.10%) COBIT
4 2 (2.44%) QA
4 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.98%) XenApp
5 6 (7.32%) vSphere
6 4 (4.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.88%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 4 (4.88%) HAProxy
2 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Cisco
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.83%) VMware
3 17 (20.73%) Citrix
4 8 (9.76%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.54%) Avaya
6 6 (7.32%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) Dell
7 4 (4.88%) Juniper
7 4 (4.88%) SonicWALL
7 4 (4.88%) F5
8 3 (3.66%) Mitel
8 3 (3.66%) NetApp
8 3 (3.66%) Sage
8 3 (3.66%) Sophos
9 2 (2.44%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.44%) TippingPoint
9 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.44%) Tufin
9 2 (2.44%) LogLogic
Dartford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 19 days ago