The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 556 552 615
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +63
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 378 394 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 272 304 233
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,857 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +7.51%

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
92664 96389 87884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75930 77539 71844
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL V3
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the UK.

ITIL V3 Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

ITIL V3 Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 +10 349 £45,000 +5.88% 39
London +16 151 £57,500 +21.05% 12
South East -6 61 £35,000 -9.67% 5
South West +1 48 £41,750 -5.11% 4
City of London +24 33 £70,000 +47.36% 3
Yorkshire +2 26 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Wiltshire +5 23 £31,750 -49.20%
West Yorkshire +4 22 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands -7 21 £49,000 +24.05% 2
Leeds +12 19 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Dorset +20 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Bournemouth +19 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Salisbury - 16 £28,000 -
East of England +4 14 £38,750 -29.54% 4
North West -3 14 £50,000 +96.07% 5
East Midlands -10 14 £53,458 +30.84% 1
Berkshire +10 13 £52,000 +73.33% 1
Surrey -4 13 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 12 £30,750 -
Scotland +12 11 £47,500 - 2
Milton Keynes -11 11 £30,750 -
Manchester +15 10 £55,000 +115.68% 3
Reading +7 9 £52,000 +23.07% 1
Glasgow +16 8 £47,500 +18.75%
Kent +13 8 £27,250 +21.11% 1
Canary Wharf +7 8 £73,750 +5.35%
Hampshire -7 8 £35,500 -21.11%
Edinburgh - 8 £47,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames +9 7 £44,485 -
Woking +17 6 £32,500 -26.13%

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 739 (100.00%) ITIL
2 204 (27.60%) Service Management
3 201 (27.20%) Windows
4 190 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 172 (23.27%) Finance
6 169 (22.87%) SLA
7 143 (19.35%) Service Delivery
8 120 (16.24%) Security Cleared
9 118 (15.97%) Project Management
10 116 (15.70%) Cisco
11 110 (14.88%) ITSM
12 108 (14.61%) PRINCE2
13 106 (14.34%) Active Directory
14 105 (14.21%) VMware
15 98 (13.26%) Configuration Management
16 94 (12.72%) MS Excel
17 89 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 87 (11.77%) SQL
19 86 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
20 84 (11.37%) Change Management
21 83 (11.23%) Incident Management
22 81 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
23 75 (10.15%) Management Information System
24 70 (9.47%) Citrix
24 70 (9.47%) Degree
25 68 (9.20%) Oracle
26 63 (8.53%) vSphere
27 61 (8.25%) SQL Server
28 60 (8.12%) Capacity Management
29 58 (7.85%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (6.50%) MS Exchange
2 38 (5.14%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.38%) Lync
4 19 (2.57%) IIS
5 10 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
7 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.68%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.68%) CMS
11 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.14%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.14%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.14%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 94 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 55 (7.44%) MS Office
3 14 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.62%) MS Project
5 9 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.68%) assyst
3 5 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.54%) Summit
5 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.14%) TRIRIGA
5 1 (0.14%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.30%) Office 365
2 9 (1.22%) SaaS
3 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Yammer
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.71%) DHCP
2 56 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 50 (6.77%) Cisco ASA
4 49 (6.63%) VPN
4 49 (6.63%) LAN
4 49 (6.63%) WAN
5 42 (5.68%) DNS
6 35 (4.74%) Firewall
7 33 (4.47%) NetScaler
8 32 (4.33%) Wireshark
9 21 (2.84%) Wireless
9 21 (2.84%) Internet
10 20 (2.71%) TCP/IP
10 20 (2.71%) Network Security
11 19 (2.57%) BGP
12 17 (2.30%) FWSM
13 16 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (2.17%) SAN
14 15 (2.03%) EIGRP
15 12 (1.62%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.76%) Data Mining
3 10 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.68%) Big Data
6 5 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.54%) MySQL
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.68%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.41%) Selenium
5 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
General
1 172 (23.27%) Finance
2 55 (7.44%) Telecoms
3 43 (5.82%) Banking
4 36 (4.87%) Retail
5 23 (3.11%) Law
5 23 (3.11%) Legal
6 17 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 15 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.03%) Marketing
8 13 (1.76%) Electronics
8 13 (1.76%) Publishing
9 11 (1.49%) Military
10 6 (0.81%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.68%) Back Office
12 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
14 2 (0.27%) Games
14 2 (0.27%) Front Office
14 2 (0.27%) Advertising
15 1 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 125 (16.91%) Service Manager
2 124 (16.78%) Analyst
3 55 (7.44%) Architect
4 43 (5.82%) Service Analyst
5 37 (5.01%) Team Leader
6 36 (4.87%) Consultant
6 36 (4.87%) Service Architect
7 35 (4.74%) IT Services Manager
8 33 (4.47%) Support Engineer
9 31 (4.19%) Transition Manager
10 29 (3.92%) Service Transition Manager
10 29 (3.92%) Project Manager
11 28 (3.79%) Configuration Manager
12 26 (3.52%) Network Engineer
13 25 (3.38%) Release Manager
14 21 (2.84%) Desktop Support
14 21 (2.84%) Service Desk Analyst
15 20 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
16 19 (2.57%) Senior Network Engineer
16 19 (2.57%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.71%) .NET
2 16 (2.17%) Web Services
3 11 (1.49%) XML
4 7 (0.95%) HTML
4 7 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.81%) 802.1X
6 4 (0.54%) MDX
7 2 (0.27%) Middleware
7 2 (0.27%) SOAP
8 1 (0.14%) CGI
8 1 (0.14%) COM
8 1 (0.14%) J2EE
8 1 (0.14%) LAMP
8 1 (0.14%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.64%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (10.15%) Management Information System
3 47 (6.36%) CMDB
4 34 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 26 (3.52%) Private Cloud
5 26 (3.52%) GIS
6 20 (2.71%) CLARiiON
6 20 (2.71%) EMC VNX
7 18 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (1.62%) Replication
9 9 (1.22%) DTV
10 8 (1.08%) IVR
11 5 (0.68%) BYOD
11 5 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.54%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.54%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.54%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.54%) PKI
12 4 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 201 (27.20%) Windows
2 81 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (7.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 40 (5.41%) Linux
5 31 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (3.11%) Windows XP
7 22 (2.98%) Data ONTAP
8 21 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.17%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 8 (1.08%) UNIX
13 6 (0.81%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.54%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.41%) Solaris
16 2 (0.27%) Android
17 1 (0.14%) HPUX
17 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (100.00%) ITIL
2 204 (27.60%) Service Management
3 143 (19.35%) Service Delivery
4 118 (15.97%) Project Management
5 110 (14.88%) ITSM
6 108 (14.61%) PRINCE2
7 98 (13.26%) Configuration Management
8 84 (11.37%) Change Management
9 83 (11.23%) Incident Management
10 60 (8.12%) Capacity Management
11 58 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 56 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 55 (7.44%) Line Management
14 54 (7.31%) Problem Management
15 53 (7.17%) Asset Management
16 50 (6.77%) People Management
17 45 (6.09%) Release Management
18 41 (5.55%) CRM
19 36 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 87 (11.77%) SQL
2 25 (3.38%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.17%) C
4 15 (2.03%) C#
5 13 (1.76%) Java
6 11 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.49%) VB
7 9 (1.22%) Perl
8 7 (0.95%) VBA
9 6 (0.81%) X++
10 5 (0.68%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.68%) VBScript
10 5 (0.68%) C++
11 4 (0.54%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.14%) ABAP
13 1 (0.14%) Python
13 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 120 (16.24%) Security Cleared
2 70 (9.47%) Degree
3 55 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
3 55 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (6.63%) SC Cleared
5 46 (6.22%) CCNP
6 41 (5.55%) MCSE
7 37 (5.01%) CCNA
8 35 (4.74%) DV Cleared
9 33 (4.47%) MCITP
10 30 (4.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (3.52%) VCP5
12 18 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 17 (2.30%) MCTS
14 16 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 15 (2.03%) NCDA
15 15 (2.03%) NCIE
16 13 (1.76%) CCSE
17 12 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (22.87%) SLA
2 32 (4.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (3.25%) ISO 9001
4 14 (1.89%) COBIT
4 14 (1.89%) PMBOK
5 11 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.49%) QA
6 7 (0.95%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) BS7799
System Software
1 106 (14.34%) Active Directory
2 89 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (8.53%) vSphere
4 50 (6.77%) XenApp
5 20 (2.71%) UAG
5 20 (2.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 19 (2.57%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 13 (1.76%) Terminal Server
9 9 (1.22%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.68%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.68%) XenServer
11 5 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (3.65%) SCCM
2 22 (2.98%) SCOM
3 20 (2.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 20 (2.71%) Cisco Prime
4 16 (2.17%) Nagios
5 15 (2.03%) Cisco LMS
5 15 (2.03%) Opsview
6 7 (0.95%) Data Guard
7 5 (0.68%) Casper Suite
8 4 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.41%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.14%) WSUS
11 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.14%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 190 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 116 (15.70%) Cisco
3 105 (14.21%) VMware
4 70 (9.47%) Citrix
5 68 (9.20%) Oracle
6 43 (5.82%) EMC
7 40 (5.41%) NetApp
8 30 (4.06%) Symantec
9 27 (3.65%) CheckPoint
10 26 (3.52%) F5
10 26 (3.52%) HP
11 22 (2.98%) Red Hat
12 21 (2.84%) Avaya
12 21 (2.84%) Juniper
13 20 (2.71%) Remedy
13 20 (2.71%) Infoblox
14 17 (2.30%) ServiceNow
15 16 (2.17%) SAP
16 15 (2.03%) Apple
17 14 (1.89%) Computacenter
Croydon, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Company Car or £5,000 Car Allowance + 15% Bo
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Poole and Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum +car allowance+ bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 25000 plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago