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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 549 518 577
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +59
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 382 484 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 282 417 265
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%

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
90830 97762 87292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.06% 82.69% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 73793 79516 71777
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 £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 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 -22 349 £47,500 +5.55% 42
London +15 146 £45,000 +1.12% 18
South East +31 84 £47,500 +18.01% 8
City of London +27 37 £49,250 +10.05% 3
East of England +10 31 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South West -24 29 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Hampshire +13 24 £48,000 +12.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 23 £51,250 +25.00% 1
Milton Keynes -17 19 £60,000 +46.34% 1
East Midlands -8 17 £53,458 +18.79% 1
Yorkshire -9 17 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Wiltshire -12 17 £43,000 -3.37%
Berkshire +5 15 £65,000 - 4
West Midlands -34 15 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridgeshire +27 13 £45,000 +25.00%
Nottingham +7 13 £53,458 +30.84% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 13 £53,458 +30.84% 1
North West -8 12 £24,250 +1.04% 5
West Yorkshire -1 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Essex -12 11 £56,250 +2.27%
Andover - 11 £48,000 -
Hertfordshire +12 10 £28,000 -34.11% 2
West Sussex +15 9 £36,500 -1.35%
Cheshire - 9 £24,250 -
Salisbury - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey +7 8 £47,500 +48.43%
Leeds +6 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Crewe - 8 £20,000 -
Cambridge +17 7 £65,000 +80.55%
Wales -7 7 £43,750 +40.00% 1

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 808 (100.00%) ITIL
2 245 (30.32%) Service Management
3 238 (29.46%) Windows
4 222 (27.48%) Microsoft
5 207 (25.62%) SLA
6 173 (21.41%) Service Delivery
7 164 (20.30%) Finance
8 146 (18.07%) Cisco
9 128 (15.84%) VMware
10 124 (15.35%) Security Cleared
11 121 (14.98%) Active Directory
12 118 (14.60%) PRINCE2
13 116 (14.36%) MS Excel
14 111 (13.74%) MS Office
14 111 (13.74%) Incident Management
15 108 (13.37%) Project Management
16 107 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 104 (12.87%) Change Management
18 93 (11.51%) Degree
18 93 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
19 90 (11.14%) Configuration Management
20 89 (11.01%) SQL
21 87 (10.77%) Problem Management
22 86 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
22 86 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
23 85 (10.52%) ITSM
24 82 (10.15%) Citrix
25 81 (10.02%) Management Information System
26 76 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
27 72 (8.91%) MS Exchange

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 72 (8.91%) MS Exchange
2 46 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 33 (4.08%) Lync
4 20 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (2.35%) Office Communications Server
6 13 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (1.49%) IIS
8 10 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (0.87%) CMS
11 6 (0.74%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.50%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.37%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.25%) Apache
15 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 116 (14.36%) MS Excel
2 111 (13.74%) MS Office
3 15 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.49%) MS Project
5 8 (0.99%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 7 (0.87%) assyst
2 5 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.37%) Summit
4 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.61%) SaaS
2 11 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.24%) Office 365
4 7 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.74%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.37%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 72 (8.91%) WAN
2 68 (8.42%) LAN
2 68 (8.42%) VPN
3 67 (8.29%) Cisco ASA
4 63 (7.80%) DHCP
5 59 (7.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 54 (6.68%) Firewall
7 49 (6.06%) DNS
8 44 (5.45%) Wireshark
9 41 (5.07%) Network Security
10 40 (4.95%) Wireless
11 34 (4.21%) FWSM
11 34 (4.21%) NetScaler
12 32 (3.96%) TCP/IP
13 30 (3.71%) EIGRP
13 30 (3.71%) Cisco IOS
14 29 (3.59%) SAN
15 27 (3.34%) BGP
16 21 (2.60%) Internet
17 16 (1.98%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.74%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.62%) Big Data
3 5 (0.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.37%) MySQL
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.25%) DB2
6 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.25%) MS Access
6 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.12%) DataStage
7 1 (0.12%) OLTP
7 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (3.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (0.99%) Subversion
2 8 (0.99%) JIRA
2 8 (0.99%) Artifactory
2 8 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.12%) Gerrit
General
1 164 (20.30%) Finance
2 43 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 41 (5.07%) Banking
4 33 (4.08%) Legal
5 31 (3.84%) Law
6 30 (3.71%) Retail
7 16 (1.98%) Financial Institution
8 15 (1.86%) Marketing
9 14 (1.73%) Publishing
10 11 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.99%) Back Office
11 8 (0.99%) Electronics
12 6 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.74%) Military
13 4 (0.50%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.50%) Games
14 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.12%) International Banking
15 1 (0.12%) French Language
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 149 (18.44%) Service Manager
2 141 (17.45%) Analyst
3 49 (6.06%) Service Analyst
4 48 (5.94%) Architect
5 46 (5.69%) Consultant
6 40 (4.95%) Transition Manager
7 38 (4.70%) Service Transition Manager
7 38 (4.70%) Team Leader
8 37 (4.58%) Service Desk Analyst
9 35 (4.33%) Delivery Manager
9 35 (4.33%) Network Engineer
10 33 (4.08%) Services Delivery Manager
10 33 (4.08%) IT Services Manager
11 30 (3.71%) Service Architect
12 27 (3.34%) Administrator
13 26 (3.22%) Release Manager
14 25 (3.09%) Support Analyst
15 24 (2.97%) Project Manager
15 24 (2.97%) Support Engineer
16 23 (2.85%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.48%) .NET
2 10 (1.24%) Web Services
3 9 (1.11%) XML
4 7 (0.87%) HTML
5 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.37%) J2EE
7 2 (0.25%) JSP
7 2 (0.25%) Middleware
7 2 (0.25%) MDX
8 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.12%) JSON
8 1 (0.12%) SOAP
8 1 (0.12%) CGI
8 1 (0.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (10.02%) Management Information System
3 60 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 40 (4.95%) CMDB
5 27 (3.34%) Video Conferencing
5 27 (3.34%) Private Cloud
6 19 (2.35%) CLARiiON
7 16 (1.98%) IVR
8 13 (1.61%) GIS
9 10 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 7 (0.87%) DTV
10 7 (0.87%) iSeries
11 5 (0.62%) Clustering
11 5 (0.62%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.62%) BYOD
12 4 (0.50%) User Experience
12 4 (0.50%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.50%) PMI
12 4 (0.50%) NHS
12 4 (0.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 238 (29.46%) Windows
2 86 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (7.92%) Windows 7
4 53 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (5.45%) Linux
6 36 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.35%) Windows XP
9 17 (2.10%) Mac OS X
9 17 (2.10%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.98%) UNIX
11 10 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.87%) Solaris
12 7 (0.87%) Windows Vista
12 7 (0.87%) Android
13 4 (0.50%) AIX
13 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.25%) CentOS
15 2 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 808 (100.00%) ITIL
2 245 (30.32%) Service Management
3 173 (21.41%) Service Delivery
4 118 (14.60%) PRINCE2
5 111 (13.74%) Incident Management
6 108 (13.37%) Project Management
7 104 (12.87%) Change Management
8 90 (11.14%) Configuration Management
9 87 (10.77%) Problem Management
10 85 (10.52%) ITSM
11 67 (8.29%) Asset Management
12 62 (7.67%) Release Management
12 62 (7.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 54 (6.68%) Root Cause Analysis
15 48 (5.94%) Capacity Management
16 42 (5.20%) CRM
17 41 (5.07%) Validation
18 39 (4.83%) Line Management
19 37 (4.58%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 89 (11.01%) SQL
2 16 (1.98%) Java
3 13 (1.61%) C#
3 13 (1.61%) VBScript
3 13 (1.61%) VB
3 13 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 12 (1.49%) C
5 11 (1.36%) VBA
6 9 (1.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.74%) Perl
7 6 (0.74%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.62%) C++
9 4 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.37%) X++
10 3 (0.37%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.12%) Python
12 1 (0.12%) ABAP
12 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (15.35%) Security Cleared
2 93 (11.51%) Degree
3 86 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (8.54%) CCNP
6 54 (6.68%) SC Cleared
7 53 (6.56%) MCSE
8 46 (5.69%) CCNA
9 43 (5.32%) DV Cleared
10 38 (4.70%) MCITP
11 33 (4.08%) CCSE
12 26 (3.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 23 (2.85%) JNCIP
14 20 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (2.35%) CCIE
15 19 (2.35%) VCP5
16 17 (2.10%) HP ASE
17 16 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 16 (1.98%) MCSA
17 16 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (25.62%) SLA
2 42 (5.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.23%) QA
4 15 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.61%) ISO 9001
6 12 (1.49%) COBIT
7 7 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 7 (0.87%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.62%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 121 (14.98%) Active Directory
2 107 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (6.81%) vSphere
4 54 (6.68%) XenApp
5 19 (2.35%) UAG
5 19 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 19 (2.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 17 (2.10%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.24%) XenServer
8 9 (1.11%) Terminal Server
8 9 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.74%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.74%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.25%) NFS
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (5.45%) SCOM
2 40 (4.95%) SCCM
3 31 (3.84%) Cisco Prime
4 26 (3.22%) Cisco LMS
4 26 (3.22%) Opsview
4 26 (3.22%) Nagios
5 19 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
5 19 (2.35%) SCVMM
6 9 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.50%) Casper Suite
8 4 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.37%) WSUS
10 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.25%) Netcool
10 2 (0.25%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.25%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 222 (27.48%) Microsoft
2 146 (18.07%) Cisco
3 128 (15.84%) VMware
4 82 (10.15%) Citrix
5 61 (7.55%) Oracle
6 54 (6.68%) HP
7 52 (6.44%) EMC
8 40 (4.95%) CheckPoint
9 39 (4.83%) Remedy
10 36 (4.46%) Juniper
11 29 (3.59%) NetApp
12 28 (3.47%) F5
13 26 (3.22%) Red Hat
14 25 (3.09%) ServiceNow
14 25 (3.09%) SAP
15 19 (2.35%) Infoblox
15 19 (2.35%) Apple
16 17 (2.10%) Symantec
16 17 (2.10%) LANDesk
16 17 (2.10%) Dell
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
United Kingdom
Cordant Group PLC
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K- £90K plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Plc - Imperial College London
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
British Council
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago