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 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 3
Rank 543 527 588
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +61
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 387 418 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 277 324 242
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,087 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +2.59%

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 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 28 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 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 -17 355 £52,000 +22.35% 47
London -9 150 £60,000 +20.00% 12
South East -8 68 £35,500 -5.33% 14
South West +4 53 £37,500 +10.29% 12
City of London +4 32 £70,000 +40.00% 6
Wiltshire +19 28 £32,000 -49.10% 11
Yorkshire +17 23 £35,000 -4.32% 3
West Yorkshire +8 21 £35,000 -4.32% 2
Leeds +22 20 £33,750 -24.15% 2
Scotland +16 20 £47,500 -17.39%
Salisbury - 20 £30,000 - 3
West Midlands -4 19 £27,500 -37.14% 2
Dorset +21 18 £50,000 +17.64%
Berkshire +17 18 £58,750 +56.66% 9
Bournemouth +16 18 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England +1 14 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Surrey -1 14 £40,500 +55.76% 3
East Midlands -18 14 £47,500 +16.25% 1
Kent +14 13 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Canary Wharf +9 13 £70,000 -
North West +2 13 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Glasgow - 13 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -21 11 £34,000 +41.66%
Edinburgh - 11 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes -20 10 £34,000 -2.85%
Manchester +8 9 £50,000 +36.98%
Essex -5 8 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Reading - 8 £52,000 - 3
Leicestershire +8 7 - -
Leicester +6 7 - -

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 757 (100.00%) ITIL
2 229 (30.25%) Service Management
3 194 (25.63%) Microsoft
4 187 (24.70%) Windows
5 176 (23.25%) Finance
6 174 (22.99%) Service Delivery
7 157 (20.74%) SLA
8 130 (17.17%) Project Management
9 127 (16.78%) ITSM
10 119 (15.72%) PRINCE2
11 117 (15.46%) Security Cleared
12 111 (14.66%) Configuration Management
13 102 (13.47%) Cisco
13 102 (13.47%) Active Directory
14 100 (13.21%) Change Management
15 93 (12.29%) MS Excel
16 89 (11.76%) VMware
17 83 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
18 79 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
19 78 (10.30%) SQL
20 77 (10.17%) Management Information System
20 77 (10.17%) Incident Management
21 76 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
22 72 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
23 71 (9.38%) Oracle
24 61 (8.06%) SQL Server
25 60 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
25 60 (7.93%) Degree
26 58 (7.66%) People Management
27 57 (7.53%) Asset Management

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 40 (5.28%) SharePoint
2 36 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 25 (3.30%) Lync
4 20 (2.64%) IIS
5 9 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.92%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.66%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.66%) CMS
8 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.13%) Apache
11 1 (0.13%) JBoss
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.13%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 93 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.00%) MS Office
3 14 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.59%) MS Project
5 7 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.53%) Summit
5 3 (0.40%) assyst
5 3 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.13%) TRIRIGA
6 1 (0.13%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.13%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.43%) Office 365
2 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) Yammer
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.40%) DHCP
2 49 (6.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 48 (6.34%) WAN
4 47 (6.21%) LAN
5 45 (5.94%) VPN
6 44 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (5.68%) DNS
8 32 (4.23%) Firewall
9 28 (3.70%) Wireshark
10 26 (3.43%) NetScaler
11 19 (2.51%) BGP
12 18 (2.38%) TCP/IP
13 16 (2.11%) SAN
13 16 (2.11%) Wireless
14 15 (1.98%) Network Security
15 14 (1.85%) Internet
16 13 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (1.72%) FWSM
17 12 (1.59%) WebEx
17 12 (1.59%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.11%) Data Mining
3 10 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.66%) MySQL
6 5 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.66%) Big Data
6 5 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.40%) OLAP
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.40%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (0.40%) Selenium
5 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
General
1 176 (23.25%) Finance
2 50 (6.61%) Banking
3 49 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.28%) Retail
5 20 (2.64%) Legal
6 16 (2.11%) Law
7 15 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.98%) Publishing
8 13 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.45%) Marketing
9 11 (1.45%) Military
10 10 (1.32%) Electronics
11 6 (0.79%) Back Office
11 6 (0.79%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Billing
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 2 (0.26%) Front Office
14 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 143 (18.89%) Service Manager
2 121 (15.98%) Analyst
3 45 (5.94%) Architect
4 43 (5.68%) IT Services Manager
5 38 (5.02%) Consultant
5 38 (5.02%) Service Analyst
6 37 (4.89%) Support Engineer
7 35 (4.62%) Configuration Manager
8 32 (4.23%) Project Manager
8 32 (4.23%) Team Leader
9 31 (4.10%) Transition Manager
9 31 (4.10%) Service Architect
10 29 (3.83%) Service Transition Manager
11 27 (3.57%) Desktop Support
12 24 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
13 23 (3.04%) Services Delivery Manager
14 22 (2.91%) Release Manager
15 21 (2.77%) Change Manager
15 21 (2.77%) Network Engineer
15 21 (2.77%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.51%) .NET
2 16 (2.11%) Web Services
3 13 (1.72%) XML
4 7 (0.92%) HTML
5 6 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.53%) MDX
6 4 (0.53%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.40%) Middleware
8 2 (0.26%) SOAP
9 1 (0.13%) LAMP
9 1 (0.13%) XMPP
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) J2EE
9 1 (0.13%) WAP
9 1 (0.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 83 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 54 (7.13%) CMDB
4 36 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 29 (3.83%) GIS
6 21 (2.77%) Private Cloud
7 19 (2.51%) EMC VNX
7 19 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
8 18 (2.38%) CLARiiON
9 12 (1.59%) Replication
10 6 (0.79%) PKI
10 6 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.66%) BYOD
11 5 (0.66%) Statistics
11 5 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.66%) IVR
11 5 (0.66%) DTV
11 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.53%) Clustering
12 4 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 187 (24.70%) Windows
2 79 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (5.55%) Linux
5 36 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 27 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (2.91%) Windows XP
7 22 (2.91%) Data ONTAP
8 19 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (2.25%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.98%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
12 11 (1.45%) UNIX
13 7 (0.92%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.40%) Solaris
16 2 (0.26%) Debian
16 2 (0.26%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X Server
17 1 (0.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (100.00%) ITIL
2 229 (30.25%) Service Management
3 174 (22.99%) Service Delivery
4 130 (17.17%) Project Management
5 127 (16.78%) ITSM
6 119 (15.72%) PRINCE2
7 111 (14.66%) Configuration Management
8 100 (13.21%) Change Management
9 77 (10.17%) Incident Management
10 72 (9.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 60 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 58 (7.66%) People Management
13 57 (7.53%) Asset Management
14 55 (7.27%) Problem Management
15 53 (7.00%) Capacity Management
16 52 (6.87%) Line Management
17 50 (6.61%) CRM
18 44 (5.81%) Release Management
18 44 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
19 42 (5.55%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 78 (10.30%) SQL
2 26 (3.43%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.91%) C
4 15 (1.98%) C#
5 12 (1.59%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.45%) Java
6 11 (1.45%) VB
7 9 (1.19%) Perl
8 6 (0.79%) C++
8 6 (0.79%) VBA
8 6 (0.79%) X++
9 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.66%) VBScript
10 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.40%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.13%) Python
13 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 117 (15.46%) Security Cleared
2 60 (7.93%) Degree
3 51 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (5.94%) CCNP
6 44 (5.81%) SC Cleared
7 42 (5.55%) MCSE
8 31 (4.10%) CCNA
8 31 (4.10%) DV Cleared
8 31 (4.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 29 (3.83%) MCITP
10 23 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 22 (2.91%) VCP5
12 21 (2.77%) MCTS
13 16 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 15 (1.98%) NCDA
14 15 (1.98%) NCIE
15 11 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (20.74%) SLA
2 36 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 22 (2.91%) PMBOK
5 17 (2.25%) COBIT
6 11 (1.45%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.06%) QA
8 7 (0.92%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 102 (13.47%) Active Directory
2 76 (10.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (6.87%) vSphere
4 39 (5.15%) XenApp
5 18 (2.38%) UAG
5 18 (2.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 16 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 12 (1.59%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.45%) Terminal Server
9 10 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 5 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.66%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.53%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.40%) XenServer
13 2 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.26%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.43%) SCCM
2 19 (2.51%) SCOM
3 18 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 14 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
5 13 (1.72%) Nagios
6 11 (1.45%) Cisco LMS
6 11 (1.45%) Opsview
7 7 (0.92%) Data Guard
8 5 (0.66%) Casper Suite
9 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.13%) WSUS
11 1 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
11 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 194 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 102 (13.47%) Cisco
3 89 (11.76%) VMware
4 71 (9.38%) Oracle
5 56 (7.40%) Citrix
6 39 (5.15%) EMC
7 35 (4.62%) NetApp
8 34 (4.49%) Symantec
9 24 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 21 (2.77%) Red Hat
10 21 (2.77%) Avaya
11 20 (2.64%) ServiceNow
12 19 (2.51%) F5
13 18 (2.38%) Infoblox
14 16 (2.11%) Juniper
14 16 (2.11%) Remedy
15 15 (1.98%) Apple
15 15 (1.98%) HP
16 13 (1.72%) Computacenter
17 10 (1.32%) Dell
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + car allowance + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-55K
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Cordant Group PLC
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Up to £55,000 basic + £12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 28000
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + UNRIVALLED BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago