The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 34 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 21 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.59% 3.54% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 4.67% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 14
Average salary £31,750 £27,500 £31,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.45% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.55% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 313 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
ITIL
North West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 5 £34,000 +23.63% 4
Chorley - 4 £24,500 -
Lytham St Annes +3 2 £50,750 +45.00%
Blackburn +2 2 £32,500 +103.12%
Lancaster - 2 £40,000 -
Blackpool +3 1 £20,000 -13.04%
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (40.38%) Service Delivery
2 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Service Management
3 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (28.85%) SQL
6 12 (23.08%) UNIX
7 11 (21.15%) Firmware
7 11 (21.15%) Project Management
8 10 (19.23%) Finance
8 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
8 10 (19.23%) MS Office
9 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
10 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.46%) Citrix
11 7 (13.46%) SAN
11 7 (13.46%) Lotus
11 7 (13.46%) Symantec
11 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
11 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
11 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
11 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.54%) Change Management
12 6 (11.54%) Replication
12 6 (11.54%) SAP
12 6 (11.54%) EMC
12 6 (11.54%) IBM
13 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (13.46%) IBM Notes
2 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) CICS
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Office
2 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) iSCSI
2 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) SMTP
5 1 (1.92%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.92%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Local Government
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Administrator
2 7 (13.46%) DBA
3 6 (11.54%) Backup Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (9.62%) IT Support
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
1 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Firmware
2 6 (11.54%) Replication
3 5 (9.62%) CLARiiON
4 4 (7.69%) Fat Client
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.69%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (23.08%) UNIX
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.62%) Solaris
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Service Delivery
2 19 (36.54%) Service Management
3 11 (21.15%) Project Management
4 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Time Management
7 2 (3.85%) Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.85%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.92%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.92%) MOF
8 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.85%) C
5 1 (1.92%) REXX
5 1 (1.92%) JCL
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) MCP
1 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.77%) HND
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCTS
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.92%) Squid
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Statspack
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
4 2 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (1.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Citrix
2 7 (13.46%) Lotus
2 7 (13.46%) Symantec
3 6 (11.54%) SAP
3 6 (11.54%) EMC
3 6 (11.54%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) Sun
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Brocade
5 4 (7.69%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) HP
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.85%) NetApp
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) CommVault
8 1 (1.92%) McAfee
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