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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 34 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 23 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.08% 5.85% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 7.67% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 14
Average salary £37,500 £31,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,450 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,250 £38,500
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
377 326 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.22% 76.35% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 320 264 328
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Preston +2 8 £48,500 +30.64%
Burnley - 7 £27,500 -
Blackburn -2 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Chorley -4 1 £30,000 +22.44%
Blackpool -8 1 - -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
Accrington - 1 £23,500 -
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Windows
3 21 (47.73%) Cisco
4 16 (36.36%) VMware
5 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 11 (25.00%) HP
6 11 (25.00%) SQL
7 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
8 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
8 9 (20.45%) Firewall
8 9 (20.45%) Project Management
8 9 (20.45%) Service Management
9 8 (18.18%) NetApp
10 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (15.91%) CCNA
10 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.91%) Change Management
10 7 (15.91%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
11 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
11 6 (13.64%) DNS
12 5 (11.36%) LAN
12 5 (11.36%) WAN
12 5 (11.36%) VBScript
12 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.36%) Internet

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.82%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (4.55%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
1 3 (6.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) Internet
3 5 (11.36%) LAN
3 5 (11.36%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) SAN
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.27%) NAS
7 1 (2.27%) Network Security
7 1 (2.27%) Intranet
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
7 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Arabic Language
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (11.36%) IT Support
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Support Manager
4 3 (6.82%) IT Support Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Head of IT
4 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) BYOD
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) PRINCE2
2 9 (20.45%) Project Management
2 9 (20.45%) Service Management
2 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
3 7 (15.91%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) CRM
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.55%) BCP
6 2 (4.55%) ERP
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) VBScript
3 4 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) CCNA
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.82%) GNVQ
3 3 (6.82%) NVQ Level 3
3 3 (6.82%) MCP
3 3 (6.82%) HNC
3 3 (6.82%) HND
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) XenApp
3 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco
3 16 (36.36%) VMware
4 11 (25.00%) HP
5 8 (18.18%) NetApp
6 5 (11.36%) Veeam
6 5 (11.36%) Dell
6 5 (11.36%) EMC
7 4 (9.09%) Citrix
8 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) Sophos
9 2 (4.55%) BT
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Nortel
10 1 (2.27%) Apple
10 1 (2.27%) ScanSafe