The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 817 810 835
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 100 73 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.066% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.083% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 91 48 70
Average salary £44,800 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -17.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 97 £47,500 -9.52% 17
London -52 35 £57,500 +6.97% 7
South East -1 25 £49,050 -24.53% 3
East of England +4 18 £55,000 - 2
North West +9 13 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Essex - 13 £55,000 - 2
Colchester - 13 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside -3 11 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Liverpool -5 11 £35,000 +55.55% 1
City of London -17 9 £47,000 -10.47% 3
Hampshire - 8 £24,000 -
Portsmouth - 8 £24,000 -
West Midlands +7 5 £41,500 -51.17% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £62,500 -
Coventry - 3 £41,500 -
Luton - 3 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £41,100 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £41,100 - 1
Hertfordshire +13 2 £23,500 -
Cheshire 0 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire -12 2 - - 2
Surrey - 2 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 2 £41,500 -
South Wales - 2 £31,500 -
Wales - 2 £31,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £31,500 -
Warwick - 2 £60,000 -
Bracknell +9 1 - -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 101 (57.71%) Service Management
3 69 (39.43%) Microsoft
4 64 (36.57%) Windows
5 55 (31.43%) Service Delivery
6 49 (28.00%) ITIL V3
7 42 (24.00%) ITSM
8 39 (22.29%) Security Cleared
9 38 (21.71%) SC Cleared
10 36 (20.57%) Problem Management
11 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 34 (19.43%) Finance
12 34 (19.43%) ServiceNow
13 30 (17.14%) Remedy ITSM
13 30 (17.14%) Project Management
13 30 (17.14%) Citrix
13 30 (17.14%) Remedy
13 30 (17.14%) HTML
13 30 (17.14%) Windows XP
13 30 (17.14%) LAN
13 30 (17.14%) WAN
14 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
15 28 (16.00%) SaaS
16 26 (14.86%) SQL
17 25 (14.29%) Linux
17 25 (14.29%) MS Exchange
18 24 (13.71%) DV Cleared
18 24 (13.71%) Degree
18 24 (13.71%) Supplier Management
19 23 (13.14%) PRINCE2

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.71%) Liferay
6 7 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) IIS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.29%) MS Office
2 11 (6.29%) FastStats
3 8 (4.57%) MS Project
4 7 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (17.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (8.00%) assyst
3 2 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.14%) LAN
1 30 (17.14%) WAN
2 21 (12.00%) VPN
3 17 (9.71%) SSL
3 17 (9.71%) LDAP
4 16 (9.14%) SAN
5 5 (2.86%) DNS
5 5 (2.86%) DHCP
6 2 (1.14%) Internet
7 1 (0.57%) Firewall
7 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (6.29%) MySQL
2 11 (6.29%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (5.71%) Pentaho
3 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 34 (19.43%) Finance
2 17 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.14%) Retail
4 7 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.00%) Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Law
6 3 (1.71%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (30.29%) Service Manager
2 35 (20.00%) Analyst
3 22 (12.57%) Consultant
3 22 (12.57%) Service Analyst
4 17 (9.71%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (9.71%) ITSM Consultant
5 16 (9.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 16 (9.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 16 (9.14%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.14%) Senior Consultant
6 14 (8.00%) Problem Manager
7 13 (7.43%) Applications Support
8 12 (6.86%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) IT Services Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Services Delivery Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Transition Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Service Transition Manager
11 8 (4.57%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.14%) HTML
2 23 (13.14%) COM
3 20 (11.43%) SOAP
3 20 (11.43%) Web Services
4 17 (9.71%) XML
4 17 (9.71%) CSS
4 17 (9.71%) J2EE
4 17 (9.71%) Ajax
5 3 (1.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.00%) CMDB
2 15 (8.57%) Thin Client
2 15 (8.57%) Fat Client
3 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.43%) Grid Computing
5 5 (2.86%) AS400
5 5 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.71%) PMI
6 3 (1.71%) iSeries
7 2 (1.14%) Statistics
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.57%) Windows
2 30 (17.14%) Windows XP
3 25 (14.29%) Linux
4 22 (12.57%) UNIX
5 18 (10.29%) Windows 2000
6 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (6.86%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.71%) Solaris
8 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 101 (57.71%) Service Management
3 55 (31.43%) Service Delivery
4 49 (28.00%) ITIL V3
5 42 (24.00%) ITSM
6 36 (20.57%) Problem Management
7 30 (17.14%) Project Management
8 24 (13.71%) Supplier Management
9 23 (13.14%) PRINCE2
10 17 (9.71%) Customer Engagement
10 17 (9.71%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (7.43%) Workflow
11 13 (7.43%) Validation
12 11 (6.29%) Change Management
12 11 (6.29%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.57%) Analytics
14 8 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (4.57%) Risk Management
14 8 (4.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (14.86%) SQL
3 16 (9.14%) Java
4 13 (7.43%) PHP
5 8 (4.57%) VBA
5 8 (4.57%) Perl
5 8 (4.57%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.00%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.57%) VBScript
8 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (22.29%) Security Cleared
2 38 (21.71%) SC Cleared
3 24 (13.71%) DV Cleared
3 24 (13.71%) Degree
4 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.57%) MCSA
7 7 (4.00%) MCSE
8 4 (2.29%) MCITP
8 4 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCP
10 1 (0.57%) CCNA
10 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.43%) SLA
2 10 (5.71%) QA
3 7 (4.00%) Solvency II
4 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.14%) BS15000
System Software
1 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.86%) XenApp
4 4 (2.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (9.14%) HP UCMDB
2 10 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 69 (39.43%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.43%) ServiceNow
3 30 (17.14%) Citrix
3 30 (17.14%) Remedy
4 21 (12.00%) VMware
4 21 (12.00%) HP
5 19 (10.86%) Oracle
6 17 (9.71%) BMC
7 12 (6.86%) NetApp
8 11 (6.29%) Business Objects
9 7 (4.00%) Apple
10 4 (2.29%) Fujitsu
10 4 (2.29%) McAfee
10 4 (2.29%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.29%) Wyse
11 3 (1.71%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.57%) Symantec
12 1 (0.57%) Lotus
12 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £65k - 75k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Very Competitive + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: very competitive+ Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent package (bonus + benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + flexi package, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + standby allowance + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 25 days ago