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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 881 841 862
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +21
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 62 93 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.089% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.10% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 53 57 53
Average salary £43,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%

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
88421 89510 88212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73412 73509 70144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016 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 14 February 2016. 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
England -25 60 £43,000 -18.09% 5
South West -10 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire +8 11 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Swindon +5 11 £40,000 +18.51% 1
North West +39 10 £32,500 -4.41%
Manchester +31 10 £32,500 -4.41%
London -24 10 £57,500 -20.68% 1
East of England +8 9 £60,000 - 1
Essex +2 7 £60,000 - 1
South East -12 6 £28,000 -49.09% 1
Colchester - 6 £60,000 -
Hampshire +13 3 £28,000 -56.92% 1
Dorset +6 3 - -
Bournemouth -1 3 - -
Andover - 3 £28,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £37,000 -
Berkshire -5 2 £42,500 -
Northampton - 2 £36,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £36,000 -
City of London +46 1 £65,000 +13.04%
South Wales +4 1 - -
Wales -2 1 - -
Reading -2 1 £40,000 -
Brentwood -2 1 - -
Cardiff -5 1 - -
Chatham - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £38,000 -
Livingston - 1 £34,000 -
Luton - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £60,000 -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) ITIL
2 60 (54.05%) Service Management
3 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 52 (46.85%) Windows
5 50 (45.05%) SQL Server
6 47 (42.34%) ITSM
7 36 (32.43%) Service Delivery
8 34 (30.63%) Windows Server
9 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
10 29 (26.13%) VMware
10 29 (26.13%) Degree
11 25 (22.52%) ITIL V3
12 24 (21.62%) Project Management
12 24 (21.62%) Cisco
13 23 (20.72%) SharePoint
13 23 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (19.82%) MS Exchange
14 22 (19.82%) IIS
14 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (18.92%) Oracle
15 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
15 21 (18.92%) CCNA
15 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (18.02%) SQL
16 20 (18.02%) PRINCE2
17 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
18 17 (15.32%) PowerShell
18 17 (15.32%) Enterprise Software

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 23 (20.72%) SharePoint
2 22 (19.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (19.82%) IIS
2 22 (19.82%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.81%) Skype for Business
5 8 (7.21%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (4.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS Office
2 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (5.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.70%) IaaS
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) LAN
2 15 (13.51%) SAN
3 11 (9.91%) Firewall
4 8 (7.21%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (7.21%) WAN
5 7 (6.31%) Network Security
6 5 (4.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.70%) Intranet
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.90%) CTI
8 1 (0.90%) DNS
8 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.90%) LDAP
8 1 (0.90%) NAS
8 1 (0.90%) PBX
8 1 (0.90%) SSL
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
8 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.61%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (12.61%) Oracle Reports
3 14 (12.61%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.90%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.90%) SQLPlus
General
1 8 (7.21%) Law
2 7 (6.31%) Back Office
3 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 5 (4.50%) Legal
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (27.03%) Consultant
2 29 (26.13%) ITSM Consultant
3 15 (13.51%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) Business Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) Implementation Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) ITIL Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) ITIL Implementation Consultant
5 9 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (7.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Incident Manager
6 8 (7.21%) ITIL Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Network Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Project Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Project Support Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Service Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Change Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.31%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) HTML
2 15 (13.51%) .NET
2 15 (13.51%) Web Services
3 14 (12.61%) .NET Framework
3 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.60%) CSS
5 3 (2.70%) Middleware
6 1 (0.90%) Ajax
6 1 (0.90%) COM
6 1 (0.90%) J2EE
6 1 (0.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.72%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.32%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.21%) CMDB
3 8 (7.21%) FlexPod
4 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.31%) Fat Client
4 7 (6.31%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.50%) Digital Media
5 5 (4.50%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.80%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.80%) PMI
8 1 (0.90%) AS400
8 1 (0.90%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) IVR
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.90%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (46.85%) Windows
2 34 (30.63%) Windows Server
3 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (11.71%) Linux
5 11 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.21%) Data ONTAP
6 8 (7.21%) Windows 7
6 8 (7.21%) Windows 8
6 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.31%) AIX
7 7 (6.31%) CentOS
7 7 (6.31%) Windows 2000
7 7 (6.31%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.70%) Unix
9 1 (0.90%) Solaris
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (100.00%) ITIL
2 60 (54.05%) Service Management
3 47 (42.34%) ITSM
4 36 (32.43%) Service Delivery
5 25 (22.52%) ITIL V3
6 24 (21.62%) Project Management
7 20 (18.02%) PRINCE2
8 13 (11.71%) Mentoring
8 13 (11.71%) Problem Management
9 12 (10.81%) Change Management
10 11 (9.91%) Coaching
10 11 (9.91%) Line Management
11 8 (7.21%) CRM
11 8 (7.21%) Patch Management
11 8 (7.21%) Time Management
12 7 (6.31%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (4.50%) Content Management
14 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.02%) SQL
2 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
3 17 (15.32%) PowerShell
4 15 (13.51%) C#
5 14 (12.61%) VBScript
6 5 (4.50%) Java
7 3 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (26.13%) Degree
2 21 (18.92%) CCNA
2 21 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (10.81%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (7.21%) MCTS
5 8 (7.21%) NCDA
5 8 (7.21%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.31%) A+ Certification
6 7 (6.31%) CCNP
6 7 (6.31%) CISSP
6 7 (6.31%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (6.31%) HP ASE
6 7 (6.31%) MCITP
6 7 (6.31%) MCSE
6 7 (6.31%) RHCE
6 7 (6.31%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.41%) vSphere
4 6 (5.41%) XenApp
5 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (7.21%) SCCM
1 8 (7.21%) SCOM
1 8 (7.21%) SCOrch
2 7 (6.31%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.31%) HP SIM
2 7 (6.31%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (6.31%) WSUS
3 1 (0.90%) Cacti
3 1 (0.90%) Nagios
3 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.90%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.13%) VMware
3 24 (21.62%) Cisco
4 21 (18.92%) Oracle
5 14 (12.61%) Citrix
5 14 (12.61%) NetApp
6 11 (9.91%) Red Hat
6 11 (9.91%) Remedy
7 8 (7.21%) Intel Security
7 8 (7.21%) SolarWinds
7 8 (7.21%) Sophos
7 8 (7.21%) Symantec
8 7 (6.31%) Dell
8 7 (6.31%) GFI Software
8 7 (6.31%) HP
8 7 (6.31%) IBM
8 7 (6.31%) ProCurve
9 5 (4.50%) Avaya
9 5 (4.50%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.70%) TIBCO
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