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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 783 797 806
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 112 100 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.092% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 63 88 74
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%

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
93772 88958 87318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.61% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76763 72553 73815
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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
(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 -1 112 £52,500 +31.25% 9
London +10 54 £53,000 +17.77% 3
South East -11 39 £50,000 +72.41% 3
City of London +22 21 £55,000 +33.33%
Berkshire +29 19 £51,250 -21.15% 1
Bracknell +5 17 - -
Hampshire -32 8 £25,000 -2.91% 1
East Sussex - 8 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 8 - -
South West - 7 £27,500 - 1
East of England -27 6 £57,500 +43.75%
Dorset - 6 £30,000 -
Essex - 5 £57,500 -
Bournemouth - 5 - -
Andover -16 4 £25,000 +4.16%
North West -15 3 £26,000 -48.00% 1
Yorkshire -33 3 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
Manchester - 3 £26,000 - 1
Oxford - 3 £50,000 -
Portsmouth -16 2 £55,000 +129.16% 1
Leeds - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton +1 1 £25,000 -13.79%
Slough -9 1 £50,000 -23.07%
Surrey -10 1 £82,500 +94.11%
Wiltshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £52,500 -
Salisbury - 1 £25,000 -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 188 (100.00%) ITIL
2 85 (45.21%) MS Excel
3 78 (41.49%) Windows
4 74 (39.36%) Service Management
5 65 (34.57%) Finance
6 64 (34.04%) MS Office
7 51 (27.13%) Service Delivery
8 41 (21.81%) Incident Management
9 40 (21.28%) Project Management
10 38 (20.21%) Problem Management
10 38 (20.21%) Windows 7
11 37 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
11 37 (19.68%) Active Directory
12 36 (19.15%) ITIL V3
13 35 (18.62%) Microsoft
14 34 (18.09%) Telecoms
15 33 (17.55%) Security Cleared
16 32 (17.02%) SC Cleared
17 30 (15.96%) PRINCE2
18 27 (14.36%) SLA
18 27 (14.36%) Retail
19 24 (12.77%) Fujitsu
19 24 (12.77%) Linux
20 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
20 23 (12.23%) Degree
20 23 (12.23%) Statistics
20 23 (12.23%) Root Cause Analysis
21 22 (11.70%) MS PowerPoint
21 22 (11.70%) Tomcat
22 20 (10.64%) Banking

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (11.70%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.51%) IIS
2 16 (8.51%) Apache
3 14 (7.45%) Liferay
4 13 (6.91%) Adobe CQ
5 10 (5.32%) MS Exchange
6 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.66%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.60%) CMS
8 3 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.06%) Lync
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 85 (45.21%) MS Excel
2 64 (34.04%) MS Office
3 22 (11.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (9.04%) MS Project
5 11 (5.85%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.53%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) assyst
2 2 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.06%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (6.91%) Amazon S3
1 13 (6.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.91%) VPN
2 10 (5.32%) DHCP
2 10 (5.32%) VoIP
3 9 (4.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (4.26%) WAN
4 8 (4.26%) LAN
5 7 (3.72%) SSL
6 5 (2.66%) PABX
7 4 (2.13%) SAN
7 4 (2.13%) DNS
8 3 (1.60%) HTTP
8 3 (1.60%) Network Security
9 2 (1.06%) LDAP
9 2 (1.06%) Symposium
9 2 (1.06%) Nortel Meridian
10 1 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.53%) Internet
10 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.98%) MySQL
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.60%) DB2
4 3 (1.60%) Essbase
4 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.60%) QlikView
4 3 (1.60%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (3.19%) Serena SBM
General
1 65 (34.57%) Finance
2 34 (18.09%) Telecoms
3 27 (14.36%) Retail
4 20 (10.64%) Banking
5 13 (6.91%) Marketing
5 13 (6.91%) Advertising
6 4 (2.13%) Publishing
6 4 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.60%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (22.34%) Analyst
2 26 (13.83%) Problem Manager
3 23 (12.23%) Service Manager
4 18 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 15 (7.98%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (7.98%) Support Engineer
6 14 (7.45%) Service Analyst
7 13 (6.91%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (6.38%) Agile Project Manager
8 12 (6.38%) Technical Support
8 12 (6.38%) Administrator
9 11 (5.85%) Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (5.85%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.85%) Consultant
9 11 (5.85%) Technical Engineer
9 11 (5.85%) Deskside Support
9 11 (5.85%) Transition Manager
10 10 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (4.79%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.32%) J2EE
2 7 (3.72%) CSS
3 6 (3.19%) Web Services
3 6 (3.19%) HTML
4 4 (2.13%) XML
5 3 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) COM
6 2 (1.06%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.68%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (12.23%) Statistics
3 17 (9.04%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.72%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.72%) Thin Client
6 6 (3.19%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.66%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.13%) PMI
8 4 (2.13%) Clustering
9 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.60%) iPhone
10 2 (1.06%) User Experience
10 2 (1.06%) CMDB
11 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.53%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 78 (41.49%) Windows
2 38 (20.21%) Windows 7
3 24 (12.77%) Linux
4 17 (9.04%) Windows XP
5 12 (6.38%) UNIX
6 7 (3.72%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.60%) Android
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (100.00%) ITIL
2 74 (39.36%) Service Management
3 51 (27.13%) Service Delivery
4 41 (21.81%) Incident Management
5 40 (21.28%) Project Management
6 38 (20.21%) Problem Management
7 36 (19.15%) ITIL V3
8 30 (15.96%) PRINCE2
9 23 (12.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (10.11%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (9.04%) ITSM
13 16 (8.51%) Quality Management
14 15 (7.98%) Change Management
14 15 (7.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (6.91%) Supplier Management
15 13 (6.91%) Portfolio Management
16 11 (5.85%) ISMS
16 11 (5.85%) Project Planning
17 9 (4.79%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.85%) SQL
1 11 (5.85%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.26%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.72%) Perl
3 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.19%) MATLAB
4 6 (3.19%) VBA
5 4 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.60%) sed
6 3 (1.60%) AWK
6 3 (1.60%) Korn
6 3 (1.60%) C
6 3 (1.60%) VBScript
7 2 (1.06%) Java
8 1 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
8 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (17.55%) Security Cleared
2 32 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 23 (12.23%) Degree
4 14 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.79%) MCP
7 9 (4.79%) CCENT
8 7 (3.72%) MCSE
9 6 (3.19%) MCSA
9 6 (3.19%) CISSP
9 6 (3.19%) CISA
9 6 (3.19%) DV Cleared
10 5 (2.66%) CCNA
10 5 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.13%) PMI Certification
11 4 (2.13%) MCITP
12 3 (1.60%) CCIE
13 2 (1.06%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (14.36%) SLA
2 19 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (9.57%) QA
4 4 (2.13%) Solvency II
4 4 (2.13%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 37 (19.68%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.66%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (2.13%) XenApp
5 3 (1.60%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (6.38%) Tivoli
2 5 (2.66%) SCCM
2 5 (2.66%) SCOM
3 2 (1.06%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (1.06%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (18.62%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.77%) Fujitsu
3 17 (9.04%) Citrix
4 15 (7.98%) Oracle
5 14 (7.45%) Cisco
6 13 (6.91%) Adobe
6 13 (6.91%) VMware
7 9 (4.79%) Altiris
7 9 (4.79%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.19%) Serena
9 5 (2.66%) HP
10 4 (2.13%) Business Objects
10 4 (2.13%) Avaya
10 4 (2.13%) Apple
10 4 (2.13%) Remedy
11 3 (1.60%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.60%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.60%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.60%) IBM
12 2 (1.06%) SAP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + ben+ training
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 24 days ago