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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 819 842 799
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -43
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 74 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.057% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.068% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 64 38 63
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £70,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +72.41%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +13 73 £46,250 -15.90% 16
South East +20 23 £48,500 -11.81% 5
London +3 23 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Kent - 14 £48,500 -
North West +9 9 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Hampshire +10 7 £47,500 -24.00% 4
East of England 0 6 £25,000 -54.54% 1
Manchester +4 5 £43,000 +7.50% 2
West Midlands -5 5 £30,250 -32.77% 1
South West - 4 £27,000 - 5
Wiltshire - 4 £27,000 -
Cumbria - 4 £45,000 -
Portsmouth +24 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Essex -6 3 - - 1
Norfolk - 3 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £20,750 - 1
Solihull - 3 - - 1
Southampton - 3 £62,500 - 2
Norwich - 3 £25,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £20,750 - 1
Salisbury - 3 £27,000 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
City of London +18 2 £65,000 +73.33%
Birmingham +9 2 £30,250 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Northampton - 2 £19,000 -
Leeds +13 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Yorkshire +11 1 £60,000 +41.17%
West Yorkshire +4 1 £60,000 +41.17%

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) ITIL
2 80 (52.29%) Service Management
3 59 (38.56%) Microsoft
4 57 (37.25%) Windows
5 44 (28.76%) PRINCE2
5 44 (28.76%) MS Excel
5 44 (28.76%) Service Delivery
6 43 (28.10%) Finance
7 41 (26.80%) SQL
8 40 (26.14%) Active Directory
8 40 (26.14%) Project Management
9 37 (24.18%) SQL Server
10 35 (22.88%) Data Centre
11 34 (22.22%) ITSM
12 33 (21.57%) Linux
13 32 (20.92%) VMware
14 31 (20.26%) Degree
15 28 (18.30%) Firewall
16 26 (16.99%) VPN
17 24 (15.69%) Cisco
18 23 (15.03%) Configuration Management
18 23 (15.03%) IIS
18 23 (15.03%) Time Management
19 22 (14.38%) Incident Management
19 22 (14.38%) DNS
19 22 (14.38%) SSL
20 21 (13.73%) Web Services
21 20 (13.07%) VLAN
21 20 (13.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 20 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (15.03%) IIS
2 20 (13.07%) CMS
3 18 (11.76%) Drupal
3 18 (11.76%) nginx
3 18 (11.76%) Apache
4 15 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.54%) MS Exchange
6 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 44 (28.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.19%) MS Office
3 7 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) assyst
1 1 (0.65%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.30%) Firewall
2 26 (16.99%) VPN
3 22 (14.38%) DNS
3 22 (14.38%) SSL
4 20 (13.07%) VLAN
5 19 (12.42%) Intrusion Detection
6 12 (7.84%) LAN
6 12 (7.84%) WAN
7 7 (4.58%) SAN
8 5 (3.27%) DHCP
8 5 (3.27%) Wireless
8 5 (3.27%) LDAP
8 5 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.61%) NAS
10 3 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.96%) Internet
11 2 (1.31%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.31%) HTTP
11 2 (1.31%) PBX
11 2 (1.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.18%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.76%) MySQL
3 15 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.31%) MS Access
9 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.65%) Siebel EIM
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (28.10%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 11 (7.19%) Legal
4 4 (2.61%) Law
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) Publishing
5 2 (1.31%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (15.03%) Consultant
2 20 (13.07%) Technical Consultant
2 20 (13.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (13.07%) ITSM Consultant
3 18 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 14 (9.15%) Services Delivery Manager
5 14 (9.15%) Analyst
5 14 (9.15%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.84%) Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (5.23%) IT Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.23%) Business Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Product Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) IT Services Manager
9 7 (4.58%) Administrator
9 7 (4.58%) ServiceNow Consultant
9 7 (4.58%) AWS Architect
10 6 (3.92%) Head of IT
11 5 (3.27%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.73%) Web Services
2 18 (11.76%) .NET
3 17 (11.11%) REST
4 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.54%) Middleware
6 8 (5.23%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.61%) HTML
7 4 (2.61%) Ajax
7 4 (2.61%) XML
7 4 (2.61%) COM
7 4 (2.61%) CSS
7 4 (2.61%) SOAP
8 2 (1.31%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.88%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.54%) CMDB
5 7 (4.58%) Fat Client
5 7 (4.58%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.61%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.96%) Statistics
7 3 (1.96%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.65%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (37.25%) Windows
2 33 (21.57%) Linux
3 12 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 9 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 9 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.92%) UNIX
8 5 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.27%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (1.96%) Solaris
10 2 (1.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (100.00%) ITIL
2 80 (52.29%) Service Management
3 44 (28.76%) PRINCE2
3 44 (28.76%) Service Delivery
4 40 (26.14%) Project Management
5 34 (22.22%) ITSM
6 23 (15.03%) Configuration Management
6 23 (15.03%) Time Management
7 22 (14.38%) Incident Management
8 18 (11.76%) Data Management
8 18 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
9 17 (11.11%) Change Management
9 17 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (8.50%) SDLC
12 12 (7.84%) Problem Management
13 10 (6.54%) Release Management
14 9 (5.88%) CRM
14 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (26.80%) SQL
2 18 (11.76%) PHP
3 16 (10.46%) C#
4 15 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (0.65%) VBA
7 1 (0.65%) VBScript
7 1 (0.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (20.26%) Degree
2 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 14 (9.15%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.84%) CCNA
5 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.58%) MCP
7 6 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.92%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.27%) NCDA
8 5 (3.27%) MCTS
9 4 (2.61%) HNC
9 4 (2.61%) HND
10 3 (1.96%) MCSE
10 3 (1.96%) CISSP
10 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.31%) MCSA
11 2 (1.31%) CCNP
11 2 (1.31%) PMP
11 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (11.76%) SLA
3 4 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.31%) COBIT
5 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 40 (26.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.76%) Varnish
4 5 (3.27%) vSphere
5 4 (2.61%) VMware Server
5 4 (2.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) Snort
7 1 (0.65%) Squid
7 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (11.76%) Puppet
1 18 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (11.76%) Salt
2 9 (5.88%) SCCM
3 7 (4.58%) SCOM
4 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.27%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.27%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.61%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.31%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 59 (38.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.92%) VMware
3 24 (15.69%) Cisco
4 19 (12.42%) Oracle
5 18 (11.76%) Reuters
5 18 (11.76%) SaltStack
6 15 (9.80%) ServiceNow
7 10 (6.54%) Citrix
8 9 (5.88%) Avaya
8 9 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 9 (5.88%) TIBCO
9 5 (3.27%) NetApp
9 5 (3.27%) McAfee
10 4 (2.61%) Remedy
10 4 (2.61%) Siebel
10 4 (2.61%) EMC
11 3 (1.96%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.96%) Symantec
12 2 (1.31%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.31%) Google
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £22,937 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
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Salary: £60,000 to £65,000 + Bens and Bonus
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Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Extensive Benefits
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