The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 5.56% 2.22% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 2.50% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
ITIL
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 77.78% 88.89% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 17
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

ITIL
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

ITIL Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (50.00%) PMI
2 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) NAS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow