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 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 25 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.14% 4.00% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 4.69% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £32,250 £24,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.63% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
117 128 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 80.69% 85.33% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 115 68
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +23.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Preston

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

ITIL Salary Histogram in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (42.86%) PHP
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) nginx
2 5 (35.71%) Varnish
2 5 (35.71%) tcpdump
2 5 (35.71%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) Local Government
2 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
2 5 (35.71%) Squid
2 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
2 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) Nagios
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) SMTP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (35.71%) Perl

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (35.71%) nginx
1 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) tcpdump
1 5 (35.71%) Wireshark
1 5 (35.71%) SMTP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support
2 1 (7.14%) Designer
2 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Manager
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Web Designer
2 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Email Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) PDCA
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 5 (35.71%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Varnish
1 5 (35.71%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
1 5 (35.71%) Nagios
1 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Adobe
4 1 (7.14%) Business Objects