The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 549 422 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.04% 7.23% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 8.83% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 373 357 364
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5000 4778 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.91% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 3961 3732
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ITIL
Salary Trend in the South West

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the South West

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the South West

ITIL
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Wiltshire -1 163 £35,000 -17.64% 35
Bristol +15 141 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Gloucestershire +30 102 £35,000 -23.91% 11
Dorset +8 50 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Somerset +10 37 £30,000 -42.85% 7
Devon -8 35 £23,000 +15.00% 3
Cornwall -9 8 £25,750 +7.29%
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 374 (35.32%) Windows
2 344 (32.48%) Microsoft
3 250 (23.61%) Active Directory
3 250 (23.61%) Service Management
4 234 (22.10%) Security Cleared
5 203 (19.17%) Finance
6 202 (19.07%) Cisco
7 196 (18.51%) MS Excel
8 194 (18.32%) VMware
9 187 (17.66%) PRINCE2
10 172 (16.24%) SQL
11 164 (15.49%) SC Cleared
12 152 (14.35%) SLA
13 150 (14.16%) Project Management
14 147 (13.88%) SQL Server
15 132 (12.46%) Firewall
16 131 (12.37%) Linux
17 127 (11.99%) ITIL Certification
17 127 (11.99%) Service Delivery
18 126 (11.90%) Degree
19 124 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
20 122 (11.52%) MS Office
21 117 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
21 117 (11.05%) Change Management
22 115 (10.86%) Oracle
23 114 (10.76%) Citrix
24 105 (9.92%) TCP/IP
25 103 (9.73%) DNS
26 94 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
27 92 (8.69%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 83 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 62 (5.85%) IIS
2 62 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 25 (2.36%) Lync
4 21 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 18 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (1.70%) Apache
6 18 (1.70%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 14 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
10 11 (1.04%) JBoss
11 10 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.85%) NetWeaver
12 9 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.85%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 196 (18.51%) MS Excel
2 122 (11.52%) MS Office
3 11 (1.04%) MS Project
4 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.094%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.57%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.47%) Changepoint
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) Aareon QL
7 2 (0.19%) Maximo
8 1 (0.094%) SAP SM
8 1 (0.094%) Summit
8 1 (0.094%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.094%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.094%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.094%) assyst
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.94%) Office 365
2 9 (0.85%) SaaS
3 8 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.19%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.094%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 132 (12.46%) Firewall
2 105 (9.92%) TCP/IP
3 103 (9.73%) DNS
4 71 (6.70%) DHCP
5 69 (6.52%) VPN
6 59 (5.57%) LAN
7 58 (5.48%) WAN
8 46 (4.34%) SAN
9 31 (2.93%) MPLS
10 24 (2.27%) VLAN
10 24 (2.27%) Network Security
11 21 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
12 20 (1.89%) Internet
13 19 (1.79%) VoIP
13 19 (1.79%) HTTP
14 16 (1.51%) Wireless
15 14 (1.32%) Wireshark
16 13 (1.23%) LDAP
17 12 (1.13%) NAS
18 11 (1.04%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.06%) Oracle Database
3 27 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 17 (1.61%) MySQL
9 14 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.13%) Data Mining
11 7 (0.66%) MS Access
12 6 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.47%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.38%) SQLPlus
15 3 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (1.79%) Subversion
4 17 (1.61%) Maven
4 17 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
6 9 (0.85%) Visual Studio
7 8 (0.76%) JIRA
7 8 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.38%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.38%) Toad
9 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.094%) Ant
11 1 (0.094%) MSI
11 1 (0.094%) LoadRunner
General
1 203 (19.17%) Finance
2 52 (4.91%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.59%) Military
3 38 (3.59%) Legal
4 31 (2.93%) Retail
5 26 (2.46%) Banking
6 20 (1.89%) Law
7 17 (1.61%) Games
8 15 (1.42%) Aerospace
9 11 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.85%) Advertising
11 8 (0.76%) Back Office
12 5 (0.47%) German Language
13 4 (0.38%) Marketing
14 2 (0.19%) Electronics
15 1 (0.094%) Billing
15 1 (0.094%) Automotive
15 1 (0.094%) Publishing
15 1 (0.094%) Front Office
15 1 (0.094%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 194 (18.32%) Analyst
2 85 (8.03%) Service Manager
3 81 (7.65%) Support Engineer
4 75 (7.08%) Project Manager
5 64 (6.04%) Support Analyst
6 63 (5.95%) Administrator
7 61 (5.76%) Consultant
8 60 (5.67%) Architect
9 53 (5.00%) Service Analyst
10 45 (4.25%) Applications Support
11 42 (3.97%) Service Desk Analyst
12 41 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
13 40 (3.78%) Developer
14 34 (3.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 33 (3.12%) Delivery Manager
16 28 (2.64%) Technical Consultant
17 26 (2.46%) Services Delivery Manager
18 25 (2.36%) Support Specialist
18 25 (2.36%) Team Leader
19 23 (2.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (6.99%) .NET
2 53 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 52 (4.91%) HTML
4 43 (4.06%) XML
5 36 (3.40%) Web Services
6 34 (3.21%) .NET Framework
7 30 (2.83%) JSP
7 30 (2.83%) Software Packaging
8 27 (2.55%) Middleware
9 26 (2.46%) CSS
10 23 (2.17%) J2EE
11 20 (1.89%) Entity Framework
12 18 (1.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (1.51%) Oracle Fusion
14 14 (1.32%) SAP Basis
15 12 (1.13%) Application Packaging
16 10 (0.94%) jQuery
16 10 (0.94%) XSD
16 10 (0.94%) XSLT
17 9 (0.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (8.59%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.93%) Client/Server
5 22 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 22 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 19 (1.79%) Clustering
7 11 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
7 11 (1.04%) Life Science
7 11 (1.04%) CMDB
8 9 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.76%) Open Source
9 8 (0.76%) NHS
10 7 (0.66%) GIS
10 7 (0.66%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (0.66%) Graphic Design
10 7 (0.66%) Photography
11 6 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.47%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.47%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 374 (35.32%) Windows
2 131 (12.37%) Linux
3 92 (8.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (6.42%) Windows 7
5 65 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (5.29%) UNIX
7 47 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (2.74%) Windows 8
9 29 (2.74%) Windows XP
10 27 (2.55%) Solaris
11 8 (0.76%) CentOS
11 8 (0.76%) SUSE
12 7 (0.66%) HPUX
12 7 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.28%) AIX
14 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.19%) Android
15 2 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (23.61%) Service Management
2 187 (17.66%) PRINCE2
3 150 (14.16%) Project Management
4 127 (11.99%) Service Delivery
5 117 (11.05%) Change Management
6 92 (8.69%) ITSM
7 89 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (8.31%) Incident Management
9 77 (7.27%) Information Security
10 73 (6.89%) Configuration Management
11 68 (6.42%) ITIL V3
11 68 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 63 (5.95%) Time Management
13 48 (4.53%) CRM
13 48 (4.53%) Problem Management
14 43 (4.06%) TOGAF
14 43 (4.06%) ITIL V2
15 41 (3.87%) Change Control
16 40 (3.78%) Data Protection
17 38 (3.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (16.24%) SQL
2 64 (6.04%) PowerShell
3 61 (5.76%) C
4 58 (5.48%) C#
5 48 (4.53%) Java
6 47 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 30 (2.83%) Shell Script
8 27 (2.55%) PHP
9 16 (1.51%) PL/SQL
10 14 (1.32%) ABAP
10 14 (1.32%) Python
11 13 (1.23%) VBA
11 13 (1.23%) Delphi
12 12 (1.13%) VB
13 9 (0.85%) Perl
13 9 (0.85%) Pascal
14 8 (0.76%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.66%) C++
16 6 (0.57%) Bourne shell
16 6 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 234 (22.10%) Security Cleared
2 164 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 127 (11.99%) ITIL Certification
4 126 (11.90%) Degree
5 117 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (6.14%) MCSA
7 57 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
8 54 (5.10%) DV Cleared
9 52 (4.91%) MCSE
10 47 (4.44%) CISSP
11 46 (4.34%) MCP
12 39 (3.68%) CCNA
13 30 (2.83%) ISEB
14 25 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 25 (2.36%) CHFI
15 23 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 21 (1.98%) CCNP
17 16 (1.51%) MCPD
17 16 (1.51%) MCITP
18 14 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 152 (14.35%) SLA
2 41 (3.87%) PCI DSS
3 36 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (3.12%) QA
5 19 (1.79%) COBIT
6 12 (1.13%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.38%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.19%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.094%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.094%) BS15000
10 1 (0.094%) BS7799
10 1 (0.094%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 250 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 124 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (5.19%) XenApp
4 32 (3.02%) vSphere
5 31 (2.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 27 (2.55%) BitLocker
7 26 (2.46%) Hyper-V
8 14 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (1.04%) vCloud
9 11 (1.04%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.94%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.57%) XenServer
11 6 (0.57%) qmail
11 6 (0.57%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.57%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.57%) NFS
12 4 (0.38%) KVM
13 3 (0.28%) Firmware
14 2 (0.19%) Squid
14 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 69 (6.52%) SCCM
2 46 (4.34%) SCOM
3 26 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 20 (1.89%) Puppet
5 17 (1.61%) HP SIM
6 12 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
7 10 (0.94%) SCVMM
7 10 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (0.85%) Nagios
8 9 (0.85%) WSUS
9 8 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.66%) Zenoss
11 6 (0.57%) yum
11 6 (0.57%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.47%) OpenView
12 5 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.47%) MOM
13 4 (0.38%) Hyperic
13 4 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 344 (32.48%) Microsoft
2 202 (19.07%) Cisco
3 194 (18.32%) VMware
4 115 (10.86%) Oracle
5 114 (10.76%) Citrix
6 58 (5.48%) HP
7 51 (4.82%) Red Hat
8 45 (4.25%) IBM
9 39 (3.68%) Juniper
10 33 (3.12%) Remedy
11 32 (3.02%) Symantec
12 28 (2.64%) Business Objects
13 26 (2.46%) SAP
13 26 (2.46%) Sophos
14 23 (2.17%) NetApp
15 21 (1.98%) Dell
16 18 (1.70%) F5
16 18 (1.70%) Sun
17 16 (1.51%) CheckPoint
18 15 (1.42%) Google
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus,car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £21,000 to £26,000 per annum £21k - £26k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £21,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago