The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 92 74 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.30% 11.28% 4.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.88% 13.60% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 78 64 32
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +40.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £27,500 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
ITIL
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
663 544 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 81.45% 82.93% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 486 470 446
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

ITIL
Salary Trend in the North East

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the North East

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the North East

ITIL
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Tyne and Wear +3 72 £33,500 -21.17% 13
Durham -15 7 £31,000 -31.11%
Northumberland -1 4 £42,500 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 53 (34.87%) Windows
2 44 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.68%) Linux
4 35 (23.03%) Active Directory
5 34 (22.37%) SQL
6 32 (21.05%) VMware
7 30 (19.74%) SQL Server
8 28 (18.42%) Oracle
9 26 (17.11%) UNIX
9 26 (17.11%) Project Management
10 24 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 23 (15.13%) Service Delivery
12 21 (13.82%) Service Management
12 21 (13.82%) Finance
13 20 (13.16%) MS Office
13 20 (13.16%) Citrix
13 20 (13.16%) Cisco
14 17 (11.18%) SAN
14 17 (11.18%) Change Management
14 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
15 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (8.55%) COBOL
17 13 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (8.55%) MCDST
17 13 (8.55%) VME
18 12 (7.89%) SCCM
18 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
18 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (7.89%) ITIL Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.63%) Apache
4 3 (1.97%) IIS
5 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 20 (13.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.63%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.32%) Line 50
3 1 (0.66%) Sage MMS
3 1 (0.66%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.18%) SAN
2 9 (5.92%) Firewall
3 7 (4.61%) LAN
3 7 (4.61%) WAN
4 6 (3.95%) DHCP
4 6 (3.95%) DNS
5 5 (3.29%) Network Security
6 3 (1.97%) VoIP
7 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.66%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.26%) MySQL
4 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.66%) Big Data
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (13.82%) Finance
2 7 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.95%) Legal
4 5 (3.29%) Advertising
4 5 (3.29%) Retail
5 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Analyst
2 19 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 17 (11.18%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (8.55%) Service Manager
5 11 (7.24%) Technical Support
6 9 (5.92%) Server Support
6 9 (5.92%) Consultant
6 9 (5.92%) Applications Support
6 9 (5.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (5.26%) Desktop Support
8 7 (4.61%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.61%) ICT Manager
9 6 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) COBOL Developer
9 6 (3.95%) COBOL Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Technical Engineer
9 6 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (3.95%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) LAMP
2 4 (2.63%) .NET
3 3 (1.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) XML
4 1 (0.66%) COM
4 1 (0.66%) WCF
4 1 (0.66%) WF
4 1 (0.66%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.95%) Replication
4 5 (3.29%) Clustering
4 5 (3.29%) PACS
4 5 (3.29%) Smartcard
5 4 (2.63%) DTV
5 4 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.97%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.32%) AS400
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.32%) CESG
7 2 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.32%) RMADS
8 1 (0.66%) Firmware
8 1 (0.66%) CMDB
8 1 (0.66%) iPhone
8 1 (0.66%) Open Source
8 1 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 53 (34.87%) Windows
2 36 (23.68%) Linux
3 26 (17.11%) UNIX
4 13 (8.55%) VME
5 11 (7.24%) Solaris
6 7 (4.61%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.61%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.97%) SUSE
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.32%) Android
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.66%) AIX
10 1 (0.66%) HPUX
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.11%) Project Management
2 23 (15.13%) Service Delivery
3 21 (13.82%) Service Management
4 17 (11.18%) PRINCE2
4 17 (11.18%) Change Management
5 13 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (7.24%) Business Continuity
6 11 (7.24%) Matrix Management
7 10 (6.58%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.92%) Incident Management
8 9 (5.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (4.61%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.95%) CRM
11 6 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.95%) Coaching
12 5 (3.29%) Software Asset Management
12 5 (3.29%) Software Licensing
12 5 (3.29%) ITIL V3
12 5 (3.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.37%) SQL
2 13 (8.55%) COBOL
3 6 (3.95%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.95%) PL/SQL
4 5 (3.29%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.29%) Java
4 5 (3.29%) Perl
5 4 (2.63%) C#
6 3 (1.97%) C++
6 3 (1.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.55%) MCDST
3 12 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (6.58%) Degree
5 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.29%) CCNA
6 5 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.63%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.97%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.32%) MCTS
9 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.32%) MCP
9 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.32%) CISSP
9 2 (1.32%) SSCP
9 2 (1.32%) CISM
9 2 (1.32%) MBA
9 2 (1.32%) CEH
10 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.29%) DICOM
3 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.66%) TickIT
System Software
1 35 (23.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.29%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.32%) XenApp
6 2 (1.32%) XenServer
7 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (7.89%) SCCM
2 8 (5.26%) WSUS
3 5 (3.29%) SCOM
4 4 (2.63%) ZENworks
5 3 (1.97%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 32 (21.05%) VMware
3 28 (18.42%) Oracle
4 20 (13.16%) Cisco
4 20 (13.16%) Citrix
5 11 (7.24%) SAP
6 8 (5.26%) HP
6 8 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.63%) Apple
8 3 (1.97%) Dell
8 3 (1.97%) IBM
8 3 (1.97%) Mitel
8 3 (1.97%) Sage
9 2 (1.32%) Remedy
9 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.32%) Progress
10 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.66%) Sun
10 1 (0.66%) Peregrine
10 1 (0.66%) Pegasus
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago