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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 801 806 830
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 82 101 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.086% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.10% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 63 88 42
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-18.07% +6.41%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +18 80 £45,000 -1.31% 5
South West +23 34 £47,000 - 2
London +17 19 £57,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 19 £36,250 - 1
Swindon - 17 £47,000 -
Dorset +18 13 - - 1
Bournemouth +5 13 - - 1
East Midlands - 10 £32,500 -
South East -5 7 £23,000 -49.56%
Northamptonshire - 7 £32,500 -
Northampton - 7 £32,500 -
Berkshire +8 6 £23,000 -
Reading -6 5 £23,000 -
West Midlands -8 5 £30,000 -27.71%
North West -9 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £30,000 -
Redditch - 4 £30,000 -
South Wales +7 2 - -
Cardiff +6 2 - -
Wales +4 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £32,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester - 2 £45,000 - 1
Salisbury - 2 £34,000 - 1
City of London +27 1 £57,500 +30.68%
Portsmouth +9 1 £25,000 -
Merseyside +1 1 - -
Hampshire -2 1 £25,000 -
Cheshire -4 1 £44,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -13 1 £48,500 +115.55%

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 184 (100.00%) ITIL
2 102 (55.43%) Service Management
3 83 (45.11%) Windows
4 66 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 64 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 53 (28.80%) SQL
7 47 (25.54%) SQL Server
7 47 (25.54%) ITSM
8 45 (24.46%) PRINCE2
9 43 (23.37%) Active Directory
10 42 (22.83%) Finance
11 41 (22.28%) Web Services
12 37 (20.11%) Project Management
13 36 (19.57%) Linux
14 35 (19.02%) MS Office
15 33 (17.93%) .NET
16 32 (17.39%) IIS
17 30 (16.30%) Oracle
17 30 (16.30%) VPN
18 29 (15.76%) JavaScript
18 29 (15.76%) ServiceNow
19 27 (14.67%) C#
19 27 (14.67%) ASP.NET
19 27 (14.67%) Time Management
20 25 (13.59%) Incident Management
20 25 (13.59%) Degree
20 25 (13.59%) SSL
21 23 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
21 23 (12.50%) ITIL V3
22 22 (11.96%) Problem Management

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (17.39%) IIS
2 12 (6.52%) CMS
3 11 (5.98%) Drupal
3 11 (5.98%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.98%) Apache
3 11 (5.98%) nginx
4 9 (4.89%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.80%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.09%) Lync
8 2 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 35 (19.02%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.30%) VPN
2 25 (13.59%) SSL
3 22 (11.96%) Firewall
4 14 (7.61%) LDAP
5 13 (7.07%) DNS
6 11 (5.98%) VLAN
6 11 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.17%) Network Security
8 3 (1.63%) SCCP
8 3 (1.63%) LAN
8 3 (1.63%) WAN
9 2 (1.09%) VoIP
9 2 (1.09%) DHCP
9 2 (1.09%) SAN
10 1 (0.54%) ATM
10 1 (0.54%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (25.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (8.15%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.98%) MySQL
4 10 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.17%) DTS
9 3 (1.63%) SQLPlus
9 3 (1.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.09%) MS Access
11 1 (0.54%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.54%) QlikView
11 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 42 (22.83%) Finance
2 19 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.07%) Retail
4 11 (5.98%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.80%) Legal
6 5 (2.72%) Publishing
7 2 (1.09%) Law
7 2 (1.09%) Back Office
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (26.63%) Consultant
2 40 (21.74%) Technical Consultant
3 37 (20.11%) ITSM Consultant
4 36 (19.57%) Analyst
5 22 (11.96%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 15 (8.15%) Problem Manager
6 15 (8.15%) Developer
7 14 (7.61%) ServiceNow Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Technical Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Senior Consultant
7 14 (7.61%) Senior Developer
7 14 (7.61%) Business Consultant
7 14 (7.61%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 14 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.07%) Product Consultant
8 13 (7.07%) Administrator
9 12 (6.52%) Service Analyst
9 12 (6.52%) Architect
10 11 (5.98%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.28%) Web Services
2 33 (17.93%) .NET
3 27 (14.67%) ASP.NET
4 18 (9.78%) .NET Framework
5 15 (8.15%) XML
6 14 (7.61%) COM
6 14 (7.61%) CSS
6 14 (7.61%) SOAP
6 14 (7.61%) HTML
6 14 (7.61%) Ajax
7 11 (5.98%) REST
8 10 (5.43%) Middleware
9 7 (3.80%) J2EE
10 1 (0.54%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.41%) Statistics
1 21 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.61%) CMDB
3 11 (5.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.26%) Grid Computing
6 5 (2.72%) Replication
7 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (45.11%) Windows
2 36 (19.57%) Linux
3 21 (11.41%) Windows 7
4 14 (7.61%) UNIX
4 14 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.80%) Solaris
8 6 (3.26%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.17%) AIX
10 2 (1.09%) CentOS
11 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (100.00%) ITIL
2 102 (55.43%) Service Management
3 47 (25.54%) ITSM
4 45 (24.46%) PRINCE2
5 37 (20.11%) Project Management
6 27 (14.67%) Time Management
7 25 (13.59%) Incident Management
8 23 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 23 (12.50%) ITIL V3
9 22 (11.96%) Problem Management
10 21 (11.41%) Service Delivery
10 21 (11.41%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (9.24%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (8.70%) Change Management
13 15 (8.15%) Configuration Management
14 14 (7.61%) IT Asset Management
14 14 (7.61%) Customer Engagement
14 14 (7.61%) Information Security
15 13 (7.07%) Waterfall
16 12 (6.52%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.80%) SQL
2 29 (15.76%) JavaScript
3 27 (14.67%) C#
4 16 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 11 (5.98%) PHP
6 7 (3.80%) MATLAB
6 7 (3.80%) VBA
6 7 (3.80%) Perl
7 5 (2.72%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.63%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.09%) C
10 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Degree
2 22 (11.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
5 13 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.07%) CCNA
6 12 (6.52%) CISSP
7 8 (4.35%) MCTS
8 7 (3.80%) MCITP
8 7 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.80%) MCSA
9 6 (3.26%) CISA
10 5 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.72%) MCP
11 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 4 (2.17%) NCDA
11 4 (2.17%) MCDBA
12 3 (1.63%) MCSE
13 2 (1.09%) CCNP
13 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) SLA
2 19 (10.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.35%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.72%) Solvency II
5 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.09%) COBIT
7 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (23.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.98%) Varnish
4 4 (2.17%) vSphere
5 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (9.24%) HP UCMDB
2 11 (5.98%) SCOM
2 11 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (5.98%) Salt
2 11 (5.98%) Puppet
3 6 (3.26%) SCCM
4 4 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 66 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.30%) Oracle
3 29 (15.76%) ServiceNow
4 19 (10.33%) VMware
4 19 (10.33%) Cisco
5 14 (7.61%) Avaya
6 12 (6.52%) Fujitsu
7 11 (5.98%) Reuters
7 11 (5.98%) Red Hat
7 11 (5.98%) SaltStack
8 10 (5.43%) TIBCO
9 7 (3.80%) McAfee
9 7 (3.80%) HP
10 4 (2.17%) NetApp
10 4 (2.17%) Citrix
11 3 (1.63%) Serena
11 3 (1.63%) Websense
11 3 (1.63%) Symantec
11 3 (1.63%) Remedy
11 3 (1.63%) Siebel
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