The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 44 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.21% 6.82% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.92% 8.68% 7.23%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 33
Average salary £40,750 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £100,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 507 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.82% 78.60% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 408 445 438
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Merseyside

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Merseyside

ITIL
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Liverpool -1 29 £50,000 +5.26% 3
St Helens +10 3 - -
Wirral - 3 £38,000 - 1
ITIL
North West

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 52 (37.41%) Windows
2 50 (35.97%) Degree
3 39 (28.06%) Linux
4 38 (27.34%) SAN
5 37 (26.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (26.62%) SLA
5 37 (26.62%) Cisco
6 36 (25.90%) SQL
7 34 (24.46%) Computer Science
8 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
8 30 (21.58%) Problem Management
8 30 (21.58%) NAS
9 28 (20.14%) Change Management
10 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
10 27 (19.42%) Java
11 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
11 26 (18.71%) HP
11 26 (18.71%) EMC
11 26 (18.71%) NetApp
12 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
13 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
14 22 (15.83%) IBM
15 21 (15.11%) Oracle
15 21 (15.11%) PowerShell
16 20 (14.39%) Symmetrix DMX
16 20 (14.39%) CLARiiON
16 20 (14.39%) EMC Centera
16 20 (14.39%) Asset Management
16 20 (14.39%) Firmware
16 20 (14.39%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (7.19%) TIBCO EMS
1 10 (7.19%) Liferay
2 6 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.60%) Apache
3 5 (3.60%) CICS
4 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.44%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.44%) IIS
7 1 (0.72%) Lync
7 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.19%) FastStats
3 4 (2.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (27.34%) SAN
2 30 (21.58%) NAS
3 23 (16.55%) TCP/IP
4 16 (11.51%) DNS
5 15 (10.79%) Firewall
6 14 (10.07%) LDAP
7 13 (9.35%) VLAN
8 9 (6.47%) IPsec
8 9 (6.47%) Kerberos
8 9 (6.47%) WAN
9 8 (5.76%) Structured Cabling
9 8 (5.76%) VPN
10 7 (5.04%) DMZ
10 7 (5.04%) Internet
11 6 (4.32%) DHCP
12 5 (3.60%) SSL
12 5 (3.60%) Intranet
12 5 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.44%) LAN
13 2 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.23%) DB2
3 15 (10.79%) MySQL
4 11 (7.91%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database
5 10 (7.19%) Crystal Reports
5 10 (7.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (7.19%) Pentaho
6 5 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.44%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
General
1 20 (14.39%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Advertising
3 9 (6.47%) Multimedia
4 7 (5.04%) Publishing
5 5 (3.60%) Retail
5 5 (3.60%) Marketing
6 3 (2.16%) Banking
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (22.30%) Analyst
2 25 (17.99%) Technical Specialist
3 18 (12.95%) Storage Specialist
4 14 (10.07%) Team Leader
5 12 (8.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 11 (7.91%) Technical Support
7 10 (7.19%) Support Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.19%) Applications Support Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Service Manager
9 7 (5.04%) Storage Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Technical Manager
9 7 (5.04%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Technical Team Leader
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) VMware Specialist
11 5 (3.60%) ICT Technician
11 5 (3.60%) Capacity Manager
11 5 (3.60%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) HTML
2 14 (10.07%) .NET
3 10 (7.19%) J2EE
3 10 (7.19%) JMS
4 5 (3.60%) Web Services
4 5 (3.60%) Middleware
5 2 (1.44%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.46%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.39%) Symmetrix DMX
2 20 (14.39%) CLARiiON
2 20 (14.39%) EMC Centera
2 20 (14.39%) Firmware
3 13 (9.35%) Replication
4 11 (7.91%) Blackberry
4 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (7.19%) Management Information System
6 9 (6.47%) PKI
7 8 (5.76%) Thin Client
7 8 (5.76%) Fat Client
7 8 (5.76%) iPhone
8 6 (4.32%) Mainframe
8 6 (4.32%) Client/Server
8 6 (4.32%) e-Health
8 6 (4.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 5 (3.60%) VLE
10 4 (2.88%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (37.41%) Windows
2 39 (28.06%) Linux
3 19 (13.67%) UNIX
4 12 (8.63%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.60%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.60%) Solaris
7 5 (3.60%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.60%) zOS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (21.58%) Problem Management
3 28 (20.14%) Change Management
4 20 (14.39%) Asset Management
5 19 (13.67%) Service Management
6 15 (10.79%) EAI
6 15 (10.79%) SOA
7 13 (9.35%) Capacity Management
8 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (7.19%) Workflow
8 10 (7.19%) Change Control
8 10 (7.19%) ITIL V2
9 9 (6.47%) Information Security
9 9 (6.47%) Data Protection
9 9 (6.47%) Information Security Management
9 9 (6.47%) Security Management
9 9 (6.47%) Server Monitoring
10 8 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (5.76%) ITSM
11 7 (5.04%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.90%) SQL
2 27 (19.42%) Java
3 21 (15.11%) PowerShell
4 15 (10.79%) PHP
4 15 (10.79%) Shell Script
5 10 (7.19%) Python
5 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.19%) Ruby
6 9 (6.47%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.60%) VB
8 2 (1.44%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.72%) COBOL
9 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 50 (35.97%) Degree
2 15 (10.79%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.91%) MCITP
5 10 (7.19%) MCSE
6 9 (6.47%) ISSAP
6 9 (6.47%) ISSMP
6 9 (6.47%) CISM
6 9 (6.47%) CISSP
7 6 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.16%) MCDST
8 3 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (2.16%) MCSA
9 2 (1.44%) MBA
9 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.44%) Postgraduate
9 2 (1.44%) CITP
9 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.72%) MCTS
10 1 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (26.62%) SLA
2 11 (7.91%) QA
3 9 (6.47%) COBIT
3 9 (6.47%) PCI DSS
3 9 (6.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.47%) NFS
3 7 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.32%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.32%) VMFS
4 6 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (4.32%) vCloud
4 6 (4.32%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.44%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) vSphere
6 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 10 (7.19%) TIBCO Hawk
2 9 (6.47%) HP SIM
3 7 (5.04%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (26.62%) Cisco
2 30 (21.58%) Microsoft
3 26 (18.71%) HP
3 26 (18.71%) EMC
3 26 (18.71%) NetApp
4 22 (15.83%) IBM
5 21 (15.11%) Oracle
6 10 (7.19%) Business Objects
6 10 (7.19%) Dell
6 10 (7.19%) TIBCO
6 10 (7.19%) VMware
7 6 (4.32%) CA
7 6 (4.32%) Citrix
8 5 (3.60%) Sun
8 5 (3.60%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.16%) SAP
10 3 (2.16%) Sage
10 3 (2.16%) Reuters
10 3 (2.16%) Bloomberg
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