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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 113 87 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.88% 7.96% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.94% 10.58% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 77 59
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,900 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £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
873 822 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.02% 75.21% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 741 703 568
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Westerham - 12 £24,750 -
Tunbridge Wells +24 10 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Folkestone 0 10 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Dartford -13 10 £35,750 -31.90%
Maidstone - 7 £37,500 - 1
West Malling +8 6 £42,500 - 1
Whitstable +3 6 £29,000 +52.63% 2
Dover - 4 £60,000 -
Sandwich - 1 £60,000 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 103 (49.28%) Windows
2 88 (42.11%) Firewall
3 68 (32.54%) Active Directory
4 67 (32.06%) Cisco
5 62 (29.67%) MS Exchange
6 56 (26.79%) LAN
6 56 (26.79%) WAN
7 52 (24.88%) Microsoft
8 50 (23.92%) Service Management
9 47 (22.49%) CheckPoint
10 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (21.53%) PRINCE2
12 43 (20.57%) Windows 7
13 42 (20.10%) Service Delivery
14 39 (18.66%) Finance
15 37 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (17.70%) VMware
16 35 (16.75%) Citrix
17 31 (14.83%) Degree
18 30 (14.35%) Problem Management
19 29 (13.88%) MS Excel
20 28 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (12.92%) MCSE
21 27 (12.92%) Wireless
21 27 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
22 25 (11.96%) SQL Server
22 25 (11.96%) CCNA
23 24 (11.48%) SLA
23 24 (11.48%) Network Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 62 (29.67%) MS Exchange
2 27 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 17 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.39%) IIS
7 3 (1.44%) Lync
8 2 (0.96%) Apache
8 2 (0.96%) CMS
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.48%) nginx
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (13.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.00%) MS Office
3 9 (4.31%) FastStats
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.39%) RMDS
1 5 (2.39%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.44%) IaaS
3 2 (0.96%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (42.11%) Firewall
2 56 (26.79%) LAN
2 56 (26.79%) WAN
3 27 (12.92%) Wireless
4 22 (10.53%) SAN
5 17 (8.13%) IP Telephony
6 13 (6.22%) OSPF
6 13 (6.22%) BGP
6 13 (6.22%) TCP/IP
7 11 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (4.78%) DNS
8 10 (4.78%) MPLS
8 10 (4.78%) VLAN
9 9 (4.31%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (3.83%) Network Security
11 7 (3.35%) VPN
11 7 (3.35%) DHCP
11 7 (3.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (3.35%) BIG-IP
12 6 (2.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (18.66%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.31%) Local Government
4 4 (1.91%) Advertising
5 2 (0.96%) Legal
5 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.96%) Electronics
5 2 (0.96%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (20.10%) Analyst
2 28 (13.40%) Service Manager
3 26 (12.44%) IT Support
4 24 (11.48%) Support Analyst
5 21 (10.05%) Infrastructure Manager
6 17 (8.13%) Consultant
7 14 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.70%) Network Engineer
8 13 (6.22%) IT Support Analyst
9 12 (5.74%) Applications Support
10 11 (5.26%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
11 10 (4.78%) Network Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Support Manager
12 9 (4.31%) IT Support Manager
12 9 (4.31%) Administrator
12 9 (4.31%) Junior
13 8 (3.83%) Business Analyst
13 8 (3.83%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (3.83%) Junior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.35%) .NET
2 5 (2.39%) Rendezvous
3 4 (1.91%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) XML
4 1 (0.48%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.48%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.74%) Firmware
2 7 (3.35%) Clustering
2 7 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.91%) Replication
4 4 (1.91%) E-Learning
4 4 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.44%) e-Health
5 3 (1.44%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.44%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.96%) DTV
6 2 (0.96%) Open Source
7 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.48%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.48%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 103 (49.28%) Windows
2 46 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (20.57%) Windows 7
4 17 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.35%) Linux
7 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.91%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.44%) VMS
10 2 (0.96%) UNIX
11 1 (0.48%) CentOS
11 1 (0.48%) SELinux
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.48%) Debian
11 1 (0.48%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.92%) Service Management
2 45 (21.53%) PRINCE2
3 42 (20.10%) Service Delivery
4 30 (14.35%) Problem Management
5 28 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (11.48%) Network Management
7 23 (11.00%) Project Management
8 22 (10.53%) Change Management
9 20 (9.57%) Change Control
10 16 (7.66%) Release Management
11 14 (6.70%) Supplier Management
11 14 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.26%) Risk Management
13 10 (4.78%) PRINCE
13 10 (4.78%) Incident Management
14 9 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.31%) ETL
15 8 (3.83%) Security Management
15 8 (3.83%) Infrastructure Management
15 8 (3.83%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.61%) SQL
2 7 (3.35%) C
3 3 (1.44%) Java
3 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.48%) VBScript
5 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.83%) Degree
3 27 (12.92%) MCSE
4 25 (11.96%) CCNA
5 16 (7.66%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (6.70%) MCSA
7 12 (5.74%) CCSA
8 11 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 11 (5.26%) Security Cleared
9 10 (4.78%) MCITP
9 10 (4.78%) CCNP
10 6 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (2.39%) CITP
11 5 (2.39%) JNCIS
11 5 (2.39%) CCSE
11 5 (2.39%) ISEB
11 5 (2.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.48%) SLA
2 7 (3.35%) COBIT
3 6 (2.87%) ISO 9000
4 5 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.39%) QA
5 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (32.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.53%) XenApp
3 17 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.74%) XenDesktop
5 9 (4.31%) vSphere
6 4 (1.91%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.48%) Squid
7 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (7.18%) Backup Exec
2 10 (4.78%) Foglight
3 9 (4.31%) SCOM
3 9 (4.31%) ZABBIX
3 9 (4.31%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.39%) SCCM
5 4 (1.91%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.91%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (1.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 67 (32.06%) Cisco
2 52 (24.88%) Microsoft
3 47 (22.49%) CheckPoint
4 37 (17.70%) VMware
5 35 (16.75%) Citrix
6 20 (9.57%) F5
7 18 (8.61%) SolarWinds
8 14 (6.70%) Veeam
8 14 (6.70%) HP
9 13 (6.22%) Juniper
10 10 (4.78%) Dell
10 10 (4.78%) Blue Coat
11 9 (4.31%) ProCurve
11 9 (4.31%) Neolane
12 8 (3.83%) Oracle
13 7 (3.35%) SAP
13 7 (3.35%) BT
14 6 (2.87%) Websense
14 6 (2.87%) LogLogic
14 6 (2.87%) TippingPoint
Whitstable, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24 - £26 per annum + + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £25000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago