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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 836 799 775
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -24
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 71 75 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.087% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 100
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £29,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -35.55%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -30 70 £52,500 +31.25% 5
London +2 36 £53,750 +22.29% 4
South East -22 18 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Berkshire - 11 - -
City of London +13 8 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Bracknell - 8 - -
North West -29 6 £26,000 -48.00%
Manchester -3 5 £26,000 -35.40%
East of England - 5 £55,000 -
Birmingham +3 4 - -
West Midlands -2 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 4 £72,500 -
Hampshire -23 3 £62,500 +127.27% 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Reading - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 3 £29,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -13 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire -27 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Leeds -35 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire -49 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Warrington - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £70,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £27,500 -
Colchester - 1 £65,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 172 (100.00%) ITIL
2 74 (43.02%) Service Management
3 62 (36.05%) Service Delivery
4 55 (31.98%) Windows
5 52 (30.23%) ITIL V3
6 49 (28.49%) Finance
7 40 (23.26%) Project Management
8 35 (20.35%) MS Excel
9 34 (19.77%) Problem Management
10 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
11 30 (17.44%) Telecoms
12 29 (16.86%) Linux
13 26 (15.12%) ITSM
13 26 (15.12%) MS Office
14 24 (13.95%) Supplier Management
15 22 (12.79%) Oracle
15 22 (12.79%) SLA
16 21 (12.21%) Active Directory
16 21 (12.21%) SQL Server
16 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
16 21 (12.21%) Incident Management
17 20 (11.63%) Degree
17 20 (11.63%) SQL
17 20 (11.63%) UNIX
18 19 (11.05%) Banking
19 18 (10.47%) QA
19 18 (10.47%) Windows 7
19 18 (10.47%) J2EE
19 18 (10.47%) MySQL
19 18 (10.47%) JavaScript

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (9.88%) MS Exchange
1 17 (9.88%) Liferay
2 13 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.23%) Apache
5 7 (4.07%) CMS
6 6 (3.49%) IIS
6 6 (3.49%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.12%) MS Office
3 12 (6.98%) MS Project
4 11 (6.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (6.40%) FastStats
5 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (5.81%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.40%) SaaS
2 6 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.49%) Amazon S3
2 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.40%) SAN
2 10 (5.81%) VPN
3 6 (3.49%) DHCP
4 5 (2.91%) VoIP
4 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.91%) PABX
5 4 (2.33%) Internet
5 4 (2.33%) WAN
5 4 (2.33%) LAN
5 4 (2.33%) DNS
6 3 (1.74%) SSL
6 3 (1.74%) HTTP
6 3 (1.74%) LDAP
7 2 (1.16%) Symposium
7 2 (1.16%) Nortel Meridian
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.47%) MySQL
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (6.40%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.74%) DB2
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Serena SBM
General
1 49 (28.49%) Finance
2 30 (17.44%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.05%) Banking
4 10 (5.81%) Retail
5 6 (3.49%) Advertising
5 6 (3.49%) Marketing
6 5 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.33%) Law
8 3 (1.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (23.26%) Service Manager
2 36 (20.93%) Analyst
3 27 (15.70%) Support Engineer
4 19 (11.05%) Service Analyst
4 19 (11.05%) Problem Manager
5 17 (9.88%) Applications Support
6 15 (8.72%) Transition Manager
7 14 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.14%) Service Transition Manager
8 13 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Applications Support Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.23%) Technical Support
10 9 (5.23%) Desktop Support
10 9 (5.23%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Technical Support Engineer
10 9 (5.23%) Deskside Support
11 7 (4.07%) Change Manager
11 7 (4.07%) IT Support
12 6 (3.49%) ITIL Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.47%) J2EE
2 16 (9.30%) HTML
3 7 (4.07%) CSS
4 5 (2.91%) COM
5 4 (2.33%) SOAP
5 4 (2.33%) Web Services
5 4 (2.33%) XML
6 3 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (1.74%) Ajax
7 2 (1.16%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.81%) Statistics
2 9 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.49%) CMDB
3 6 (3.49%) PMI
4 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.74%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.74%) iPhone
5 3 (1.74%) Grid Computing
5 3 (1.74%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) AS400
7 1 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.98%) Windows
2 29 (16.86%) Linux
3 20 (11.63%) UNIX
4 18 (10.47%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.74%) Android
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (100.00%) ITIL
2 74 (43.02%) Service Management
3 62 (36.05%) Service Delivery
4 52 (30.23%) ITIL V3
5 40 (23.26%) Project Management
6 34 (19.77%) Problem Management
7 31 (18.02%) PRINCE2
8 26 (15.12%) ITSM
9 24 (13.95%) Supplier Management
10 21 (12.21%) Incident Management
11 16 (9.30%) Change Management
12 15 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (8.14%) Migration
14 13 (7.56%) Validation
14 13 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.98%) Workflow
16 11 (6.40%) Network Management
17 10 (5.81%) Risk Management
18 9 (5.23%) Root Cause Analysis
18 9 (5.23%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.63%) SQL
2 18 (10.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.56%) Java
4 11 (6.40%) PHP
5 8 (4.65%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.49%) Perl
6 6 (3.49%) C
7 5 (2.91%) VBA
8 4 (2.33%) MATLAB
8 4 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.33%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.74%) sed
9 3 (1.74%) AWK
9 3 (1.74%) Korn
10 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.58%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (11.63%) Degree
2 14 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 13 (7.56%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.49%) MCP
5 6 (3.49%) MCSE
5 6 (3.49%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (2.91%) CCENT
6 5 (2.91%) CBAP
7 4 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) MCITP
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CAPM
9 1 (0.58%) PMP
9 1 (0.58%) MCSA
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.79%) SLA
2 18 (10.47%) QA
3 13 (7.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.33%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.58%) COBIT
6 1 (0.58%) BS15000
System Software
1 21 (12.21%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.81%) XenApp
3 3 (1.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (4.65%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.74%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (12.79%) Oracle
2 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.30%) Citrix
4 13 (7.56%) Remedy
4 13 (7.56%) ServiceNow
5 11 (6.40%) Business Objects
6 10 (5.81%) Cisco
6 10 (5.81%) NetApp
7 8 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.65%) Fujitsu
8 7 (4.07%) Apple
9 6 (3.49%) Adobe
10 5 (2.91%) Altiris
10 5 (2.91%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.33%) Avaya
11 4 (2.33%) BMC
12 3 (1.74%) HP
12 3 (1.74%) IBM
12 3 (1.74%) Ab Initio
12 3 (1.74%) VMware
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago