The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.63% 3.40% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 4.31% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,857 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
ITIL
Lancashire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 116 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 81.58% 78.91% 73.63%
Number of salaries quoted 51 105 59
Average salary £33,387 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.53% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

ITIL
Salary Trend in Preston

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Architect
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 3 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Information Management
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) MODAF
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP