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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 515 579 583
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 437 311 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 341 245 293
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -3.84%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 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 19 September 2014. 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 +57 417 £42,500 -5.55% 43
London +16 200 £50,000 - 14
South East +15 84 £30,000 -25.00% 5
City of London -5 50 £47,500 -9.52% 5
South West -15 37 £41,500 +10.66% 4
East Midlands +28 32 £40,857 -34.62%
Hampshire -7 25 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 24 £23,250 -39.61% 1
Milton Keynes +11 21 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Yorkshire -26 19 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Wiltshire +15 18 £62,500 +78.57% 1
West Midlands -15 18 £47,500 +63.79%
West Yorkshire -27 17 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Surrey +6 16 £26,000 -36.96%
Nottinghamshire +12 14 £40,857 -22.17%
Nottingham +11 14 £40,857 -
East of England -19 14 £37,500 -6.83% 12
Swindon +11 13 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Leeds -21 12 £35,661 +11.44% 3
Berkshire +7 11 £37,500 -16.66%
West Sussex - 11 £26,000 - 1
Southampton +8 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Northamptonshire -13 10 £33,500 -53.79%
Somerset -17 10 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Northampton - 10 £33,500 -
North West -29 9 £38,858 +55.43% 2
Gatwick - 9 £26,000 -
Bristol -1 7 £34,000 -30.25% 1
Leicester - 7 £43,401 -
Croydon - 7 £24,000 -

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 928 (100.00%) ITIL
2 325 (35.02%) Service Management
3 278 (29.96%) Microsoft
4 274 (29.53%) Finance
5 262 (28.23%) Windows
6 210 (22.63%) Service Delivery
7 191 (20.58%) PRINCE2
8 169 (18.21%) Active Directory
9 165 (17.78%) Project Management
10 163 (17.56%) SLA
11 153 (16.49%) MS Exchange
12 146 (15.73%) MS Excel
13 137 (14.76%) VMware
14 134 (14.44%) Cisco
15 132 (14.22%) Degree
16 131 (14.12%) MS Office
17 122 (13.15%) ITSM
18 118 (12.72%) DHCP
19 116 (12.50%) Citrix
20 115 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
21 110 (11.85%) SQL Server
22 105 (11.31%) Change Management
23 103 (11.10%) Problem Management
24 100 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
25 99 (10.67%) Firewall
26 98 (10.56%) DNS
27 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
28 88 (9.48%) Security Cleared
28 88 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
29 87 (9.38%) Management Information System

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 153 (16.49%) MS Exchange
2 88 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 41 (4.42%) Lync
5 33 (3.56%) IIS
6 24 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (2.05%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (1.51%) CMS
11 10 (1.08%) Apache
12 9 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.75%) Moodle
15 5 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.54%) Documentum
16 4 (0.43%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
18 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 146 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 131 (14.12%) MS Office
3 33 (3.56%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.80%) MS Project
4 26 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.86%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.22%) SPSS
7 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (1.40%) assyst
3 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.54%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.11%) Maximo
7 1 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.37%) SaaS
2 17 (1.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 118 (12.72%) DHCP
2 99 (10.67%) Firewall
3 98 (10.56%) DNS
4 76 (8.19%) LAN
5 66 (7.11%) WAN
6 60 (6.47%) TCP/IP
7 51 (5.50%) SAN
8 39 (4.20%) Cisco ASA
9 37 (3.99%) VPN
10 32 (3.45%) MPLS
11 30 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (3.13%) Ethernet
13 27 (2.91%) NetScaler
13 27 (2.91%) NAS
14 25 (2.69%) VLAN
15 24 (2.59%) BGP
16 23 (2.48%) Network Security
17 20 (2.16%) EIGRP
18 19 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
18 19 (2.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (1.72%) Data Mining
4 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.43%) MySQL
9 3 (0.32%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.22%) Big Data
10 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.11%) DB2
11 1 (0.11%) EDMS
11 1 (0.11%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (0.97%) JUnit
1 9 (0.97%) Eclipse
1 9 (0.97%) JIRA
2 8 (0.86%) Artifactory
2 8 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.86%) Subversion
3 5 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.32%) VisualVM
6 2 (0.22%) Toad
7 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 274 (29.53%) Finance
2 59 (6.36%) Retail
3 56 (6.03%) Banking
4 45 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 18 (1.94%) Advertising
6 16 (1.72%) Marketing
7 15 (1.62%) Law
7 15 (1.62%) Legal
8 13 (1.40%) Back Office
9 12 (1.29%) French Language
10 11 (1.19%) Billing
11 8 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.75%) German Language
13 6 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.43%) Games
15 3 (0.32%) Publishing
15 3 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.22%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 201 (21.66%) Service Manager
2 191 (20.58%) Analyst
3 91 (9.81%) Service Analyst
4 54 (5.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 53 (5.71%) Architect
6 47 (5.06%) Support Analyst
6 47 (5.06%) Transition Manager
7 46 (4.96%) Service Transition Manager
8 41 (4.42%) Problem Manager
9 33 (3.56%) Technical Manager
10 32 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
11 28 (3.02%) Team Leader
11 28 (3.02%) Project Manager
11 28 (3.02%) Change Manager
12 27 (2.91%) Operations Manager
13 26 (2.80%) Administrator
13 26 (2.80%) Release Manager
14 25 (2.69%) Consultant
15 24 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 24 (2.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (2.91%) .NET
2 18 (1.94%) XML
3 16 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.08%) JSP
5 9 (0.97%) Servlets
5 9 (0.97%) Spring
5 9 (0.97%) iBATIS
6 6 (0.65%) HTML
7 5 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.43%) Middleware
9 3 (0.32%) COM+
9 3 (0.32%) CSS
9 3 (0.32%) SOAP
10 2 (0.22%) Web Services
10 2 (0.22%) COM
10 2 (0.22%) ODBC
10 2 (0.22%) LAMP
10 2 (0.22%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 115 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 37 (3.99%) Blackberry
4 27 (2.91%) CLARiiON
5 22 (2.37%) Clustering
5 22 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.05%) CMDB
7 15 (1.62%) PKI
8 14 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.29%) Open Source
10 9 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 9 (0.97%) Mainframe
10 9 (0.97%) Smartphone
11 7 (0.75%) Firmware
12 6 (0.65%) NHS
12 6 (0.65%) PMI
13 5 (0.54%) Informatics
13 5 (0.54%) iSeries
13 5 (0.54%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 262 (28.23%) Windows
2 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (6.90%) Linux
4 53 (5.71%) Windows 7
5 52 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (2.80%) UNIX
9 14 (1.51%) Android
10 12 (1.29%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.19%) Solaris
12 8 (0.86%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.54%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.43%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.32%) Debian
16 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.11%) MVS
16 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (100.00%) ITIL
2 325 (35.02%) Service Management
3 210 (22.63%) Service Delivery
4 191 (20.58%) PRINCE2
5 165 (17.78%) Project Management
6 122 (13.15%) ITSM
7 105 (11.31%) Change Management
8 103 (11.10%) Problem Management
9 74 (7.97%) Release Management
10 69 (7.44%) Incident Management
11 67 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 62 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 55 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
15 53 (5.71%) Risk Management
16 52 (5.60%) ITIL V2
17 50 (5.39%) Validation
18 47 (5.06%) Configuration Management
19 43 (4.63%) CRM
19 43 (4.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (7.11%) SQL
2 22 (2.37%) C
3 21 (2.26%) C#
4 20 (2.16%) Java
5 17 (1.83%) PowerShell
6 16 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 12 (1.29%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.29%) VBScript
8 9 (0.97%) VB
9 7 (0.75%) VBA
9 7 (0.75%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.54%) ABAP
11 4 (0.43%) C++
12 3 (0.32%) X++
12 3 (0.32%) Python
13 2 (0.22%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.22%) Perl
14 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (14.22%) Degree
2 100 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (9.48%) Security Cleared
4 86 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (7.65%) MCSA
5 71 (7.65%) CCNA
6 56 (6.03%) MCSE
7 54 (5.82%) SC Cleared
8 34 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
9 26 (2.80%) CCNP
10 25 (2.69%) MCP
11 21 (2.26%) PMI Certification
12 19 (2.05%) MCTS
13 17 (1.83%) MCITP
14 16 (1.72%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.62%) MOS
15 15 (1.62%) PMP
16 12 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 9 (0.97%) CISSP
18 8 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (17.56%) SLA
2 29 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.69%) QA
4 21 (2.26%) PCI DSS
5 17 (1.83%) COBIT
6 10 (1.08%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.75%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.32%) HMG Infosec
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 169 (18.21%) Active Directory
2 62 (6.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (6.47%) XenApp
4 50 (5.39%) vSphere
5 35 (3.77%) UAG
6 30 (3.23%) Hyper-V
7 27 (2.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 23 (2.48%) VMware ESX
9 15 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (1.51%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (0.97%) VMware Server
12 6 (0.65%) Xen
13 5 (0.54%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.32%) Sendmail
15 3 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.32%) NFS
15 3 (0.32%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
2 21 (2.26%) Backup Exec
2 21 (2.26%) WSUS
3 20 (2.16%) SCCM
3 20 (2.16%) NetBackup
4 17 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (1.29%) SCOM
7 8 (0.86%) Netcool
7 8 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
8 6 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.32%) Hyperic
9 3 (0.32%) Opsview
9 3 (0.32%) Nagios
9 3 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.22%) OpenView
10 2 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 278 (29.96%) Microsoft
2 137 (14.76%) VMware
3 134 (14.44%) Cisco
4 116 (12.50%) Citrix
5 70 (7.54%) Oracle
6 47 (5.06%) EMC
7 42 (4.53%) Red Hat
7 42 (4.53%) Remedy
8 32 (3.45%) CheckPoint
9 31 (3.34%) Symantec
10 30 (3.23%) Sophos
10 30 (3.23%) NetApp
11 28 (3.02%) HP
12 27 (2.91%) Infoblox
13 24 (2.59%) F5
13 24 (2.59%) Juniper
13 24 (2.59%) Veritas
14 23 (2.48%) SAP
15 18 (1.94%) Polycom
16 17 (1.83%) ServiceNow
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
DP Connect
Salary: £50 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum + On Call allowance + bonus + benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits and Bonus!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £115k - 120k per year + flexi package
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago