The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 46 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 37 42 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.89% 5.82% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 7.55% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 47
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £44,145
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
ITIL
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
612 556 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.85% 77.01% 78.13%
Number of salaries quoted 466 479 630
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

ITIL
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Oxford

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Oxford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 36 (40.91%) Linux
2 32 (36.36%) VMware
3 31 (35.23%) Windows
4 27 (30.68%) Firewall
5 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
7 23 (26.14%) Service Management
8 19 (21.59%) Service Delivery
9 18 (20.45%) LAN
9 18 (20.45%) SQL
10 17 (19.32%) ERP
10 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
10 17 (19.32%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (18.18%) WAN
11 16 (18.18%) Cisco
11 16 (18.18%) Python
11 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (17.05%) Perl
13 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
13 14 (15.91%) SAP
13 14 (15.91%) Project Management
14 13 (14.77%) Oracle
15 12 (13.64%) Solaris
15 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
16 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
16 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
16 11 (12.50%) Internet
17 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (11.36%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.82%) IIS
2 6 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.27%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.14%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Office
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (7.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.82%) Office 365
3 5 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) Firewall
2 18 (20.45%) LAN
3 17 (19.32%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.18%) WAN
5 11 (12.50%) Internet
6 10 (11.36%) DNS
7 9 (10.23%) DHCP
8 7 (7.95%) MPLS
9 6 (6.82%) VoIP
9 6 (6.82%) DMZ
10 5 (5.68%) BIG-IP
11 4 (4.55%) SAN
11 4 (4.55%) VPN
11 4 (4.55%) OSPF
12 3 (3.41%) BGP
12 3 (3.41%) EIGRP
12 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (3.41%) Wireless
13 2 (2.27%) IPsec
13 2 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) MySQL
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.68%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.55%) Big Data
5 2 (2.27%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Subversion
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Publishing
2 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Administrator
2 16 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.23%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (9.09%) Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Team Leader
5 7 (7.95%) Technical Manager
5 7 (7.95%) IT Support
6 5 (5.68%) Client Account Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Account Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Account Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Head of Infrastructure
8 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) Middleware
1 7 (7.95%) LAMP
2 5 (5.68%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) WAP
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) .NET
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
3 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.09%) Statistics
3 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.55%) Semantic Web
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.91%) Linux
2 31 (35.23%) Windows
3 15 (17.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.64%) Solaris
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.82%) Debian
6 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.82%) CentOS
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.55%) UNIX
8 2 (2.27%) HPUX
8 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.14%) zOS
9 1 (1.14%) AIX
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) Service Management
2 19 (21.59%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.32%) ERP
4 16 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.91%) PRINCE2
5 14 (15.91%) Project Management
6 9 (10.23%) CRM
6 9 (10.23%) ITSM
6 9 (10.23%) Migration
6 9 (10.23%) Information Security
6 9 (10.23%) Strategic Planning
6 9 (10.23%) Incident Management
6 9 (10.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) SDLC
7 8 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (9.09%) Change Management
8 7 (7.95%) SOA
8 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) Python
3 15 (17.05%) Perl
4 10 (11.36%) Ruby
5 7 (7.95%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.14%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (10.23%) MCSE
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.55%) MCSA
5 4 (4.55%) CCNA
6 3 (3.41%) CCNP
6 3 (3.41%) Degree
6 3 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) MCTS
7 2 (2.27%) MCITP
7 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (1.14%) CISSP
8 1 (1.14%) VTSP
8 1 (1.14%) GCIA
8 1 (1.14%) GCIH
8 1 (1.14%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.41%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.55%) WSUS
4 3 (3.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOM
5 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 32 (36.36%) VMware
2 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.18%) Cisco
4 14 (15.91%) SAP
5 13 (14.77%) Oracle
6 11 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 9 (10.23%) Juniper
8 8 (9.09%) Citrix
9 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
9 7 (7.95%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (7.95%) IBM
10 6 (6.82%) Google
11 5 (5.68%) F5
12 4 (4.55%) Fujitsu
12 4 (4.55%) HP
12 4 (4.55%) Sony
13 3 (3.41%) Dell
14 1 (1.14%) Adobe
14 1 (1.14%) Apple
14 1 (1.14%) CommVault