The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 241 243 221
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 13 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.23% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 17
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £23,980
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +100.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,600 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,087 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +2.59%
ITIL V3
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ITIL V3
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North West region.

ITIL V3 Salary Trend in the North West

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL V3 Salary Histogram in the North West

ITIL V3
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +8 9 £50,000 +36.98%
Cheshire 0 4 £27,500 -54.16% 1
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
3 11 (45.83%) SLA
3 11 (45.83%) Terminal Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 2000 Server
3 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
4 10 (41.67%) VPN
5 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
5 9 (37.50%) Line Management
6 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Wireless
7 7 (29.17%) Financial Institution
7 7 (29.17%) Retail
7 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (25.00%) Symantec
8 6 (25.00%) Process Management
8 6 (25.00%) GIS
9 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
9 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) DHCP
9 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
9 5 (20.83%) VLAN

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 7 (29.17%) Wireless
3 5 (20.83%) VLAN
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Financial Institution
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 4 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) German Language
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support
1 7 (29.17%) Team Leader
1 7 (29.17%) Support Team Leader
1 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support Team Leader
1 7 (29.17%) Desktop Team Leader
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.17%) IT Director
6 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Windows XP
1 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (45.83%) Windows 2000 Server
1 11 (45.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 9 (37.50%) Line Management
3 7 (29.17%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (25.00%) Process Management
5 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 5 (20.83%) People Management
6 4 (16.67%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Release Management
8 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CGEIT
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Terminal Server
2 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Symantec
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft