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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 46 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 25 26 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.28% 5.63% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 6.99% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 14
Average salary £30,000 £37,311 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.59% +43.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £23,700 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £42,500 £40,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
ITIL
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 372 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.45% 80.52% 77.82%
Number of salaries quoted 408 285 341
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Lancashire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Lancashire

ITIL
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 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
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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
Preston 0 15 £46,750 +25.93%
Burnley +2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
Blackpool -11 4 £22,250 +5.95%
Chorley -4 1 £30,000 -40.00%
Fleetwood - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £42,500 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) Cisco
2 20 (41.67%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (25.00%) SQL
5 12 (25.00%) Firewall
6 10 (20.83%) Business Continuity
6 10 (20.83%) Project Management
6 10 (20.83%) Service Management
6 10 (20.83%) HP
7 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (18.75%) Finance
8 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
8 8 (16.67%) Citrix
8 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (14.58%) CCNA
9 7 (14.58%) NetApp
9 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
9 7 (14.58%) Change Management
10 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (12.50%) SLA
10 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
10 6 (12.50%) LAN
10 6 (12.50%) WAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.17%) Lync
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.17%) Agresso
2 2 (4.17%) Movex
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
1 2 (4.17%) Mimecast
1 2 (4.17%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) WAN
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.08%) NAS
7 1 (2.08%) Intranet
7 1 (2.08%) PBX
7 1 (2.08%) WLAN
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.08%) MS Access
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.75%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.08%) Arabic Language
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Transition Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Head of IT
5 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
1 1 (2.08%) XML
1 1 (2.08%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) iPhone
4 2 (4.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.08%) Linux
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
1 10 (20.83%) Service Management
1 10 (20.83%) Business Continuity
2 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.58%) Change Management
4 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.25%) CRM
6 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Transition Management
7 2 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.17%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.17%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) VBA
3 5 (10.42%) VBScript
4 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) CCNA
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) GNVQ
5 2 (4.17%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (4.17%) HNC
5 2 (4.17%) HND
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.17%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) XenApp
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
1 2 (4.17%) SCOM
1 2 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) VMware
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 8 (16.67%) Citrix
6 7 (14.58%) NetApp
7 5 (10.42%) EMC
7 5 (10.42%) Veeam
7 5 (10.42%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (8.33%) Nortel
8 4 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.25%) BT
10 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
10 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (4.17%) Sophos
10 2 (4.17%) Avaya
10 2 (4.17%) Juniper
10 2 (4.17%) Sun
10 2 (4.17%) IBM