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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 818 788 801
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 84 88 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.082% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 52 78 89
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £51,150 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £29,000 £40,625
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -28.61%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £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 19 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 19 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
(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 -20 84 £50,000 +25.00% 5
London -17 42 £51,250 +13.88% 2
South East -14 26 £51,250 +86.36%
City of London +14 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Berkshire - 14 £52,500 -
Bracknell - 10 - -
Hampshire -26 5 £45,000 +63.63%
Manchester +3 4 £26,000 -35.40%
West Midlands -10 4 - -
North West -28 4 £26,000 -48.00%
Birmingham - 4 - -
Reading - 4 £52,500 -
East of England -23 3 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Leeds -31 3 £42,500 -15.00%
West Yorkshire -36 3 £42,500 -15.00%
Yorkshire -37 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Docklands, London - 3 £29,500 -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £55,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 - - 1
Oxford - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Dorset - 2 - - 1
South West - 2 - - 1
Canary Wharf +15 1 £75,000 +20.00%
Southampton -11 1 £25,000 -13.79%
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 195 (100.00%) ITIL
2 78 (40.00%) Service Management
3 64 (32.82%) Service Delivery
4 63 (32.31%) Windows
5 59 (30.26%) Finance
6 52 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 47 (24.10%) MS Excel
8 43 (22.05%) Project Management
9 37 (18.97%) Linux
9 37 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (18.46%) Problem Management
11 34 (17.44%) MS Office
12 33 (16.92%) PRINCE2
13 32 (16.41%) Telecoms
14 27 (13.85%) ITSM
14 27 (13.85%) Active Directory
14 27 (13.85%) SQL Server
14 27 (13.85%) SQL
15 26 (13.33%) Oracle
15 26 (13.33%) Incident Management
16 25 (12.82%) Supplier Management
16 25 (12.82%) Degree
17 24 (12.31%) UNIX
17 24 (12.31%) SLA
18 22 (11.28%) Tomcat
18 22 (11.28%) J2EE
18 22 (11.28%) Banking
19 21 (10.77%) QA
19 21 (10.77%) MySQL
20 20 (10.26%) Microsoft

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 22 (11.28%) Tomcat
2 20 (10.26%) Liferay
3 17 (8.72%) MS Exchange
4 13 (6.67%) IIS
4 13 (6.67%) Apache
5 10 (5.13%) Adobe CQ
6 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.08%) CMS
8 3 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (24.10%) MS Excel
2 34 (17.44%) MS Office
3 13 (6.67%) MS Project
3 13 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (5.13%) FastStats
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) assyst
1 9 (4.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.03%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (5.13%) Amazon S3
1 10 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) SAN
2 8 (4.10%) VPN
3 7 (3.59%) DHCP
4 6 (3.08%) VoIP
4 6 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.56%) PABX
5 5 (2.56%) WAN
5 5 (2.56%) LAN
6 4 (2.05%) DNS
6 4 (2.05%) SSL
6 4 (2.05%) Internet
7 3 (1.54%) HTTP
8 2 (1.03%) Symposium
8 2 (1.03%) Nortel Meridian
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.51%) Wireless
9 1 (0.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.77%) MySQL
3 13 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (5.13%) Pentaho
4 10 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.54%) QlikView
6 3 (1.54%) DB2
6 3 (1.54%) Essbase
6 3 (1.54%) Hyperion Smart View
7 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Serena SBM
General
1 59 (30.26%) Finance
2 32 (16.41%) Telecoms
3 22 (11.28%) Banking
4 12 (6.15%) Retail
5 10 (5.13%) Advertising
5 10 (5.13%) Marketing
6 6 (3.08%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.05%) Law
8 3 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (22.56%) Analyst
2 42 (21.54%) Service Manager
3 28 (14.36%) Support Engineer
4 19 (9.74%) Service Analyst
4 19 (9.74%) Problem Manager
5 18 (9.23%) Applications Support
6 16 (8.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (8.21%) Transition Manager
7 15 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
8 12 (6.15%) Technical Support
9 11 (5.64%) Technical Support Engineer
9 11 (5.64%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.64%) Deskside Support
9 11 (5.64%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Consultant
11 7 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.59%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.28%) J2EE
2 14 (7.18%) HTML
3 6 (3.08%) CSS
4 5 (2.56%) Web Services
5 3 (1.54%) XML
5 3 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.54%) COM
6 2 (1.03%) SOAP
6 2 (1.03%) EDI
7 1 (0.51%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.15%) Statistics
2 12 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.10%) Grid Computing
5 6 (3.08%) PMI
6 5 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.05%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.05%) Clustering
8 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.54%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.54%) iPhone
8 3 (1.54%) CMDB
9 2 (1.03%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.03%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.51%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 63 (32.31%) Windows
2 37 (18.97%) Linux
3 24 (12.31%) UNIX
4 20 (10.26%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.15%) Windows XP
6 10 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.54%) Android
7 3 (1.54%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (100.00%) ITIL
2 78 (40.00%) Service Management
3 64 (32.82%) Service Delivery
4 52 (26.67%) ITIL V3
5 43 (22.05%) Project Management
6 36 (18.46%) Problem Management
7 33 (16.92%) PRINCE2
8 27 (13.85%) ITSM
9 26 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 25 (12.82%) Supplier Management
11 19 (9.74%) Change Management
12 16 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (7.69%) Migration
13 15 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (7.18%) Validation
14 14 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (6.15%) Network Management
16 11 (5.64%) Root Cause Analysis
16 11 (5.64%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.85%) SQL
2 15 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 12 (6.15%) Java
4 11 (5.64%) Perl
4 11 (5.64%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.13%) VBA
5 10 (5.13%) PHP
6 9 (4.62%) MATLAB
7 6 (3.08%) C
7 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.54%) AWK
9 3 (1.54%) Korn
9 3 (1.54%) sed
10 1 (0.51%) C++
10 1 (0.51%) Python
10 1 (0.51%) VBScript
10 1 (0.51%) VB
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Degree
2 16 (8.21%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.10%) MCSE
6 7 (3.59%) MCP
6 7 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.08%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.08%) CCENT
8 5 (2.56%) CBAP
8 5 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.05%) CCNA
10 3 (1.54%) CISSP
10 3 (1.54%) CISA
10 3 (1.54%) MCITP
11 2 (1.03%) MCSA
11 2 (1.03%) CCIE
11 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.31%) SLA
2 21 (10.77%) QA
3 17 (8.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.59%) Solvency II
5 3 (1.54%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.51%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (13.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.10%) XenApp
3 3 (1.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (4.62%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 26 (13.33%) Oracle
2 20 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.69%) Citrix
4 13 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 11 (5.64%) Cisco
5 11 (5.64%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.13%) Fujitsu
6 10 (5.13%) Adobe
7 9 (4.62%) Remedy
8 8 (4.10%) NetApp
8 8 (4.10%) Apple
8 8 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.08%) Altiris
10 5 (2.56%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.05%) VMware
11 4 (2.05%) Avaya
12 3 (1.54%) IBM
12 3 (1.54%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.54%) Serena
12 3 (1.54%) Ab Initio
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