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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 822 807 779
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 82 68 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.062% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.079% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 94
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £29,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -20.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93489 85651 91195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.67% 77.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75403 70134 77725
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -21 81 £45,000 +18.42% 6
London -15 47 £52,500 +19.44%
South East -13 14 £45,600 +90.00% 3
City of London +1 12 £28,000 -30.00%
North West +12 11 £35,000 -30.00%
Canary Wharf - 7 £70,000 -
East of England - 6 £60,000 - 1
Liverpool +2 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Merseyside 0 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Hampshire -10 4 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,600 -
Docklands, London - 4 £31,750 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £45,600 -
Manchester 0 3 £40,000 -0.62%
Portsmouth - 3 £25,000 - 1
Warrington - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands +4 2 £33,750 - 2
Berkshire - 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £65,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Colchester - 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham +9 1 £22,500 -
Scotland -11 1 £27,500 -
Leeds -33 1 £42,500 -39.28%
West Yorkshire -34 1 £42,500 -39.28%

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 190 (100.00%) ITIL
2 91 (47.89%) Service Management
3 74 (38.95%) Service Delivery
4 71 (37.37%) ITIL V3
5 65 (34.21%) Windows
6 50 (26.32%) Finance
7 49 (25.79%) Project Management
8 42 (22.11%) PRINCE2
9 38 (20.00%) Problem Management
10 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
11 34 (17.89%) Linux
12 33 (17.37%) ITSM
13 30 (15.79%) JavaScript
13 30 (15.79%) Supplier Management
14 29 (15.26%) MS Excel
15 28 (14.74%) Telecoms
16 27 (14.21%) SQL Server
17 26 (13.68%) SQL
18 25 (13.16%) HTML
18 25 (13.16%) Citrix
18 25 (13.16%) Degree
19 23 (12.11%) Remedy ITSM
19 23 (12.11%) QA
19 23 (12.11%) MySQL
19 23 (12.11%) Remedy
20 22 (11.58%) Oracle
20 22 (11.58%) MS Exchange
20 22 (11.58%) UNIX
21 21 (11.05%) Liferay
22 20 (10.53%) Security Cleared

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (11.58%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.05%) Liferay
3 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.68%) IIS
6 7 (3.68%) Apache
7 6 (3.16%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (2.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (15.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.42%) MS Office
2 16 (8.42%) FastStats
3 12 (6.32%) MS Project
4 7 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (12.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (8.42%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.00%) SaaS
2 6 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.16%) Amazon S3
2 6 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.89%) SAN
2 13 (6.84%) LAN
2 13 (6.84%) WAN
3 12 (6.32%) VPN
4 9 (4.74%) LDAP
4 9 (4.74%) SSL
5 4 (2.11%) DNS
5 4 (2.11%) DHCP
6 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.58%) Internet
7 2 (1.05%) VoIP
8 1 (0.53%) Firewall
8 1 (0.53%) Wireless
8 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.53%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.11%) MySQL
3 19 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (8.42%) Oracle Database
5 15 (7.89%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
General
1 50 (26.32%) Finance
2 28 (14.74%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.84%) Banking
4 8 (4.21%) Law
5 6 (3.16%) Advertising
5 6 (3.16%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.16%) Marketing
6 5 (2.63%) Retail
7 3 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (27.37%) Service Manager
2 39 (20.53%) Analyst
3 27 (14.21%) Support Engineer
4 21 (11.05%) Service Analyst
5 18 (9.47%) Applications Support
6 17 (8.95%) Problem Manager
7 16 (8.42%) Applications Support Engineer
8 13 (6.84%) Transition Manager
8 13 (6.84%) Service Transition Manager
9 11 (5.79%) Consultant
10 10 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.74%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) Senior Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) ITSM Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) ITIL Manager
12 8 (4.21%) Architect
12 8 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
13 7 (3.68%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.16%) HTML
2 19 (10.00%) J2EE
3 11 (5.79%) COM
4 10 (5.26%) CSS
4 10 (5.26%) XML
5 9 (4.74%) Ajax
5 9 (4.74%) SOAP
5 9 (4.74%) Web Services
6 2 (1.05%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.32%) CMDB
2 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.68%) PMI
4 6 (3.16%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.16%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.11%) Statistics
6 3 (1.58%) Grid Computing
6 3 (1.58%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.05%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.53%) AS400
8 1 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.21%) Windows
2 34 (17.89%) Linux
3 22 (11.58%) UNIX
4 17 (8.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.89%) Windows XP
5 15 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.16%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.05%) Android
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (100.00%) ITIL
2 91 (47.89%) Service Management
3 74 (38.95%) Service Delivery
4 71 (37.37%) ITIL V3
5 49 (25.79%) Project Management
6 42 (22.11%) PRINCE2
7 38 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 33 (17.37%) ITSM
9 30 (15.79%) Supplier Management
10 17 (8.95%) Workflow
10 17 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (8.42%) Change Management
12 13 (6.84%) Validation
13 12 (6.32%) Incident Management
13 12 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (5.79%) Network Management
14 11 (5.79%) Migration
15 10 (5.26%) Risk Management
16 9 (4.74%) Technical Architecture
16 9 (4.74%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 26 (13.68%) SQL
3 17 (8.95%) Java
4 15 (7.89%) PHP
5 6 (3.16%) Perl
5 6 (3.16%) C
6 5 (2.63%) VBA
6 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.11%) MATLAB
7 4 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.05%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.53%) Python
9 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (13.16%) Degree
2 20 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 18 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.79%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.68%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.16%) MCSE
8 5 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.63%) CBAP
9 3 (1.58%) MCP
10 2 (1.05%) CCENT
10 2 (1.05%) MCSA
10 2 (1.05%) CCNA
10 2 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.11%) QA
2 14 (7.37%) SLA
3 8 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.11%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.05%) BS15000
6 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.37%) XenApp
3 7 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (4.74%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.05%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.53%) WSUS
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (13.16%) Citrix
3 23 (12.11%) Remedy
4 22 (11.58%) Oracle
5 19 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 16 (8.42%) Business Objects
7 14 (7.37%) NetApp
8 9 (4.74%) BMC
8 9 (4.74%) HP
8 9 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (4.74%) VMware
9 8 (4.21%) Apple
10 6 (3.16%) Adobe
11 5 (2.63%) Fujitsu
11 5 (2.63%) ArcSight
12 4 (2.11%) Cisco
13 2 (1.05%) Altiris
14 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.53%) IBM
14 1 (0.53%) Juniper
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry, Midlands
Trinity
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum
Posted: 26 days ago