The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 820 861 809
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -52
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 72 68 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.058% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.070% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 59 46 55
Average salary £47,250 £45,600 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,900 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £71,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,600 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-4.60% +60.00%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92903 96809 88106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.83% 82.75% 81.03%
Number of salaries quoted 76050 77958 72052
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL V2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK.

ITIL V2 Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL V2
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

ITIL V2 Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
England +22 70 £47,000 +3.07% 2
London +14 20 £57,500 -8.00% 1
South East +6 19 £43,500 -4.60%
Kent - 14 £48,500 -
Wiltshire - 10 £36,250 -
South West - 10 £36,250 -
North West -5 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Swindon - 7 £47,000 -
East of England +5 6 £25,000 -58.33%
West Midlands -5 6 £32,000 -28.88%
Cumbria - 4 £45,000 -
Portsmouth +22 3 £25,000 -28.57%
City of London +19 3 £70,000 +150.00%
Manchester +7 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hampshire +2 3 £25,000 -44.44%
Essex -1 3 - -
Norfolk - 3 £25,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £32,000 -
Solihull - 3 - -
Salisbury - 3 £27,000 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £25,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
West Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Swansea - 2 £47,500 -
Leeds +16 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Merseyside +13 1 - -
West Yorkshire +10 1 £60,000 +41.17%

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 172 (100.00%) ITIL
2 100 (58.14%) Service Management
3 62 (36.05%) Windows
4 60 (34.88%) Microsoft
5 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
6 49 (28.49%) PRINCE2
7 48 (27.91%) Finance
8 46 (26.74%) Service Delivery
8 46 (26.74%) SQL
9 44 (25.58%) Project Management
10 43 (25.00%) ITSM
11 41 (23.84%) Active Directory
11 41 (23.84%) SQL Server
12 40 (23.26%) Linux
13 36 (20.93%) Data Centre
14 30 (17.44%) VPN
14 30 (17.44%) Degree
15 29 (16.86%) VMware
15 29 (16.86%) Web Services
16 27 (15.70%) IIS
16 27 (15.70%) Incident Management
16 27 (15.70%) Time Management
17 25 (14.53%) Firewall
17 25 (14.53%) .NET
18 24 (13.95%) SSL
19 23 (13.37%) C#
19 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET
19 23 (13.37%) Cisco
20 22 (12.79%) Configuration Management
20 22 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (15.70%) IIS
2 20 (11.63%) CMS
3 18 (10.47%) Drupal
3 18 (10.47%) nginx
3 18 (10.47%) Apache
4 12 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.07%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.16%) Lync
8 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (30.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.44%) VPN
2 25 (14.53%) Firewall
3 24 (13.95%) SSL
4 21 (12.21%) DNS
5 20 (11.63%) VLAN
6 19 (11.05%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (6.98%) LAN
8 11 (6.40%) WAN
9 7 (4.07%) LDAP
10 5 (2.91%) Wireless
10 5 (2.91%) DHCP
11 4 (2.33%) SAN
11 4 (2.33%) Network Security
11 4 (2.33%) NAS
12 3 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.74%) Internet
13 2 (1.16%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.16%) HTTP
13 2 (1.16%) PBX
13 2 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.47%) MySQL
3 15 (8.72%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.74%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.16%) MS Access
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.58%) QlikView
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 48 (27.91%) Finance
2 18 (10.47%) Financial Institution
3 10 (5.81%) Legal
4 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.74%) Publishing
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 2 (1.16%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (19.19%) Consultant
2 29 (16.86%) Technical Consultant
3 27 (15.70%) ITSM Consultant
4 25 (14.53%) Analyst
5 21 (12.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (11.05%) Service Manager
7 18 (10.47%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (8.72%) Services Delivery Manager
8 15 (8.72%) Delivery Manager
9 12 (6.98%) Business Consultant
9 12 (6.98%) Architect
10 11 (6.40%) Product Consultant
11 10 (5.81%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 9 (5.23%) IT Services Manager
13 8 (4.65%) IT Services Delivery Manager
13 8 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
13 8 (4.65%) Problem Manager
13 8 (4.65%) Developer
14 7 (4.07%) Administrator
14 7 (4.07%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.86%) Web Services
2 25 (14.53%) .NET
3 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET
4 18 (10.47%) REST
5 12 (6.98%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.81%) Middleware
7 7 (4.07%) XML
8 6 (3.49%) COM
8 6 (3.49%) CSS
8 6 (3.49%) SOAP
8 6 (3.49%) Ajax
8 6 (3.49%) HTML
9 3 (1.74%) J2EE
10 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.58%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.40%) CMDB
5 8 (4.65%) Statistics
6 7 (4.07%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.49%) Thin Client
7 6 (3.49%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.74%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.58%) User Experience
10 1 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.05%) Windows
2 40 (23.26%) Linux
3 14 (8.14%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.23%) UNIX
6 8 (4.65%) Windows 2000
6 8 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.49%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.33%) AIX
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.74%) Solaris
10 2 (1.16%) CentOS
10 2 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (100.00%) ITIL
2 100 (58.14%) Service Management
3 49 (28.49%) PRINCE2
4 46 (26.74%) Service Delivery
5 44 (25.58%) Project Management
6 43 (25.00%) ITSM
7 27 (15.70%) Incident Management
7 27 (15.70%) Time Management
8 22 (12.79%) Configuration Management
9 20 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (11.05%) Change Management
11 18 (10.47%) Data Management
11 18 (10.47%) DDoS Mitigation
11 18 (10.47%) SDLC
12 16 (9.30%) Problem Management
12 16 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (6.40%) Waterfall
13 11 (6.40%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (5.23%) Release Management
14 9 (5.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 46 (26.74%) SQL
2 23 (13.37%) C#
3 18 (10.47%) PHP
4 17 (9.88%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.74%) VBA
5 3 (1.74%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.74%) Perl
6 2 (1.16%) C
6 2 (1.16%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 30 (17.44%) Degree
2 20 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.40%) CCNA
4 11 (6.40%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.65%) CISSP
5 8 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.07%) MCP
7 5 (2.91%) MCSE
7 5 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.33%) CCNP
9 3 (1.74%) HNC
9 3 (1.74%) HND
9 3 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) MCITP
10 2 (1.16%) MCTS
10 2 (1.16%) HP ASE
10 2 (1.16%) NCDA
10 2 (1.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (12.21%) SLA
3 5 (2.91%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.74%) COBIT
5 3 (1.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (23.84%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.47%) Varnish
4 4 (2.33%) VMware Server
4 4 (2.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (1.16%) vSphere
5 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.58%) Snort
6 1 (0.58%) Squid
6 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (10.47%) Puppet
1 18 (10.47%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (10.47%) Salt
2 6 (3.49%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (3.49%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.49%) SCCM
3 4 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 60 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.86%) VMware
3 23 (13.37%) Cisco
4 21 (12.21%) Oracle
5 18 (10.47%) Reuters
5 18 (10.47%) ServiceNow
5 18 (10.47%) SaltStack
6 11 (6.40%) Avaya
6 11 (6.40%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.81%) TIBCO
8 9 (5.23%) Citrix
9 4 (2.33%) HP
9 4 (2.33%) EMC
9 4 (2.33%) McAfee
10 3 (1.74%) Websense
10 3 (1.74%) Fujitsu
10 3 (1.74%) Siebel
10 3 (1.74%) Symantec
10 3 (1.74%) Remedy
10 3 (1.74%) CheckPoint
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