The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 48 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.11% 6.46% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.80% 8.31% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 25
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,950 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £85,000 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
375 373 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.95% 77.71% 69.96%
Number of salaries quoted 313 334 331
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,652
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,888 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

ITIL
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Liverpool

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Liverpool

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 60 (41.38%) Degree
2 51 (35.17%) Windows
3 45 (31.03%) SLA
3 45 (31.03%) SAN
4 44 (30.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 42 (28.97%) SQL
5 42 (28.97%) Computer Science
6 41 (28.28%) Linux
7 40 (27.59%) Cisco
8 39 (26.90%) Problem Management
9 38 (26.21%) NAS
10 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
10 35 (24.14%) Change Management
11 32 (22.07%) Java
12 30 (20.69%) HP
12 30 (20.69%) EMC
12 30 (20.69%) NetApp
13 26 (17.93%) Finance
13 26 (17.93%) IBM
13 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
14 25 (17.24%) Service Management
15 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
15 24 (16.55%) TCP/IP
15 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
16 23 (15.86%) Asset Management
16 23 (15.86%) Symmetrix DMX
16 23 (15.86%) Firmware
16 23 (15.86%) CLARiiON
16 23 (15.86%) EMC Centera
17 22 (15.17%) .NET

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 12 (8.28%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (7.59%) Liferay
3 7 (4.83%) CICS
4 6 (4.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.69%) Lync
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.59%) FastStats
3 5 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.28%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.03%) SAN
2 38 (26.21%) NAS
3 24 (16.55%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.66%) Firewall
5 13 (8.97%) IPsec
5 13 (8.97%) Kerberos
5 13 (8.97%) DNS
6 10 (6.90%) LDAP
7 9 (6.21%) VLAN
7 9 (6.21%) Structured Cabling
7 9 (6.21%) VPN
7 9 (6.21%) WAN
8 6 (4.14%) DMZ
9 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.69%) Internet
9 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.48%) DB2
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database
3 11 (7.59%) Pentaho
3 11 (7.59%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (7.59%) MySQL
3 11 (7.59%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Subversion
General
1 26 (17.93%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Advertising
3 7 (4.83%) Publishing
4 4 (2.76%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.07%) Banking
5 3 (2.07%) Retail
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (22.07%) Technical Specialist
2 27 (18.62%) Analyst
3 24 (16.55%) Storage Specialist
4 18 (12.41%) Team Leader
5 14 (9.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 12 (8.28%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) Applications Support Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.59%) Service Manager
7 11 (7.59%) Technical Support
8 10 (6.90%) Technical Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Release Manager
9 9 (6.21%) Test Manager
10 8 (5.52%) Administrator
10 8 (5.52%) Technical Team Leader
10 8 (5.52%) Integration Manager
11 7 (4.83%) Test Team Leader
11 7 (4.83%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.83%) Technical Services Manager
11 7 (4.83%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.17%) .NET
2 12 (8.28%) JMS
3 11 (7.59%) J2EE
3 11 (7.59%) HTML
4 9 (6.21%) Middleware
4 9 (6.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.97%) Computer Science
2 23 (15.86%) Symmetrix DMX
2 23 (15.86%) Firmware
2 23 (15.86%) CLARiiON
2 23 (15.86%) EMC Centera
3 15 (10.34%) Replication
4 14 (9.66%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (8.97%) PKI
6 12 (8.28%) Blackberry
7 9 (6.21%) Fat Client
7 9 (6.21%) iPhone
7 9 (6.21%) Thin Client
8 8 (5.52%) Mainframe
8 8 (5.52%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (4.14%) Client/Server
9 6 (4.14%) e-Health
10 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.07%) CMDB
12 2 (1.38%) PMI
13 1 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.17%) Windows
2 41 (28.28%) Linux
3 20 (13.79%) UNIX
4 9 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.83%) zOS
6 6 (4.14%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.45%) Solaris
8 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.34%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (26.90%) Problem Management
3 35 (24.14%) Change Management
4 25 (17.24%) Service Management
5 23 (15.86%) Asset Management
6 21 (14.48%) EAI
6 21 (14.48%) SOA
7 14 (9.66%) Capacity Management
8 11 (7.59%) ITIL V2
8 11 (7.59%) Project Management
8 11 (7.59%) Workflow
8 11 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (6.90%) ITSM
9 10 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (6.90%) Change Control
9 10 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
10 9 (6.21%) Release Management
10 9 (6.21%) Software Testing
10 9 (6.21%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.97%) SQL
2 32 (22.07%) Java
3 19 (13.10%) PowerShell
4 17 (11.72%) Shell Script
5 13 (8.97%) VB.NET
6 12 (8.28%) Python
6 12 (8.28%) Ruby
7 11 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.59%) PHP
8 2 (1.38%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.69%) C
9 1 (0.69%) COBOL
9 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 60 (41.38%) Degree
2 15 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.28%) MCITP
5 10 (6.90%) MCSE
6 7 (4.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (4.83%) ISSAP
6 7 (4.83%) ISSMP
6 7 (4.83%) CISM
6 7 (4.83%) CISSP
7 3 (2.07%) MCDST
7 3 (2.07%) MCSA
7 3 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.38%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.38%) Postgraduate
8 2 (1.38%) MBA
8 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.38%) CITP
9 1 (0.69%) MCTS
9 1 (0.69%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (31.03%) SLA
2 14 (9.66%) QA
3 7 (4.83%) COBIT
3 7 (4.83%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.97%) NFS
3 11 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.14%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.14%) VMFS
4 6 (4.14%) vCloud
4 6 (4.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.14%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.38%) XenApp
5 2 (1.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (8.28%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (7.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (6.90%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.38%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) SCOM
5 1 (0.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (27.59%) Cisco
2 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.69%) HP
3 30 (20.69%) EMC
3 30 (20.69%) NetApp
4 26 (17.93%) IBM
5 14 (9.66%) Oracle
5 14 (9.66%) TIBCO
6 13 (8.97%) VMware
7 11 (7.59%) Business Objects
8 10 (6.90%) Dell
9 9 (6.21%) Red Hat
10 7 (4.83%) CA
11 6 (4.14%) Citrix
12 5 (3.45%) Sun
13 4 (2.76%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.07%) Reuters
14 3 (2.07%) Bloomberg
14 3 (2.07%) Sage
15 1 (0.69%) Mitel