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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 47 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 19 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.93% 2.01% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.46% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 18
Average salary £32,500 £21,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
415 447 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.92% 81.57% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 355 399 289
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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
Preston - 10 £32,500 - 3
Blackpool +8 8 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Blackburn +7 1 £22,500 +7.14%
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
2 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
3 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 11 (26.83%) Retail
5 10 (24.39%) .NET
5 10 (24.39%) PHP
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (24.39%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) PMI Certification
6 7 (17.07%) CRM
6 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (14.63%) Time Management
7 6 (14.63%) Sage 50
7 6 (14.63%) Web Services
7 6 (14.63%) XML
7 6 (14.63%) C++
7 6 (14.63%) C
7 6 (14.63%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.63%) IBM
7 6 (14.63%) Sage
7 6 (14.63%) Uniface
7 6 (14.63%) PRINCE
7 6 (14.63%) Back Office
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) nginx
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) InDesign
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Sage 50
2 5 (12.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) SMTP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.88%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.44%) Extranet
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.83%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Back Office
3 4 (9.76%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Local Government
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Service Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Service Desk Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Web Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Designer
6 1 (2.44%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.76%) jQuery
4 4 (9.76%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.88%) PMI
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) UNIX
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
2 13 (31.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (24.39%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.63%) PRINCE
5 6 (14.63%) Time Management
5 6 (14.63%) Web Development
6 5 (12.20%) ERP
7 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) MVC
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.88%) Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) PHP
2 10 (24.39%) C#
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) C++
3 6 (14.63%) Uniface
3 6 (14.63%) C
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (17.07%) PMI Certification
3 5 (12.20%) PMP
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Squid
2 2 (4.88%) Varnish
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.88%) SCOM
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) Sage
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Avaya
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Dell
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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