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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 481 574 559
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -15
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 468 334 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.40% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 328 264 291
Average salary £45,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +83 446 £46,500 -1.06% 38
London +21 182 £47,500 -5.00% 16
South East +38 107 £45,500 +40.00% 12
City of London +18 54 £46,500 -2.10% 3
Buckinghamshire +41 43 £51,000 +27.50% 4
East of England +19 36 £58,750 +34.28% 4
South West -1 36 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Milton Keynes +19 25 £48,000 +20.00% 3
North West -12 25 £32,750 +31.00% 1
West Midlands -14 25 £49,500 +4.21% 2
Wiltshire +5 23 £42,500 -26.08% 1
East Midlands +33 22 £45,000 -
Manchester -12 18 £30,750 +23.00% 1
Hampshire -12 18 £45,500 +40.00% 3
Andover +7 14 £45,500 -9.00% 1
Birmingham 0 14 £49,500 -13.91% 1
Yorkshire -23 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 13 £102,500 -
Surbiton - 12 £25,000 -
Croydon +18 11 £25,000 -28.57%
Bristol +5 11 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Nottinghamshire +20 10 £41,674 -47.90%
Nottingham +18 10 £41,674 -47.90%
Berkshire -7 10 £45,000 +87.50% 2
West Sussex - 10 £29,295 - 1
Northamptonshire +1 8 £45,000 +45.16%
Hertfordshire -1 8 £67,500 +20.00% 1
Northampton -2 8 £45,000 +45.16%
Corsham -2 8 £30,000 -52.00%
Essex -9 8 £50,000 +14.28% 1

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 916 (100.00%) ITIL
2 304 (33.19%) Service Management
3 302 (32.97%) Microsoft
4 259 (28.28%) Windows
5 221 (24.13%) SLA
6 195 (21.29%) Service Delivery
7 188 (20.52%) Finance
8 171 (18.67%) MS Excel
9 168 (18.34%) MS Office
10 152 (16.59%) PRINCE2
11 149 (16.27%) Cisco
12 144 (15.72%) Degree
13 142 (15.50%) VMware
13 142 (15.50%) Active Directory
14 127 (13.86%) Project Management
15 126 (13.76%) Change Management
16 125 (13.65%) Incident Management
17 107 (11.68%) MS Exchange
18 106 (11.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 102 (11.14%) Security Cleared
20 97 (10.59%) SQL Server
20 97 (10.59%) Management Information System
21 95 (10.37%) Windows 7
22 91 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
23 89 (9.72%) Configuration Management
24 88 (9.61%) Cisco Certification
24 88 (9.61%) LAN
25 86 (9.39%) Problem Management
25 86 (9.39%) Release Management
26 85 (9.28%) WAN

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 107 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 49 (5.35%) SharePoint
3 42 (4.59%) Lync
4 37 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (1.75%) CMS
7 15 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
8 14 (1.53%) IIS
9 9 (0.98%) Apache
10 7 (0.76%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.33%) Moodle
14 2 (0.22%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.22%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.22%) JBoss
14 2 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 171 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 168 (18.34%) MS Office
3 22 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 20 (2.18%) InfoPath
4 20 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.53%) MS Project
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
1 8 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.33%) assyst
5 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.51%) SaaS
2 9 (0.98%) Office 365
3 6 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 88 (9.61%) LAN
2 85 (9.28%) WAN
3 75 (8.19%) DHCP
4 66 (7.21%) DNS
5 61 (6.66%) Firewall
6 59 (6.44%) TCP/IP
7 50 (5.46%) VPN
7 50 (5.46%) Cisco ASA
7 50 (5.46%) Network Security
8 43 (4.69%) SAN
9 40 (4.37%) Wireless
10 31 (3.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (3.17%) BGP
12 28 (3.06%) EIGRP
12 28 (3.06%) FWSM
13 27 (2.95%) NetScaler
14 25 (2.73%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (2.73%) VLAN
15 23 (2.51%) Wireshark
16 22 (2.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.31%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 9 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (0.66%) OLTP
6 5 (0.55%) DB2
6 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.22%) Big Data
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.22%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (2.40%) JIRA
2 20 (2.18%) Artifactory
2 20 (2.18%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.18%) Subversion
3 15 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
General
1 188 (20.52%) Finance
2 56 (6.11%) Banking
3 37 (4.04%) Retail
4 36 (3.93%) Legal
5 24 (2.62%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.29%) Law
7 20 (2.18%) Marketing
8 14 (1.53%) Back Office
9 10 (1.09%) Publishing
9 10 (1.09%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.09%) Military
10 7 (0.76%) Billing
11 5 (0.55%) Games
11 5 (0.55%) Advertising
11 5 (0.55%) French Language
12 4 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
13 3 (0.33%) International Banking
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 217 (23.69%) Analyst
2 154 (16.81%) Service Manager
3 107 (11.68%) Service Analyst
4 84 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 63 (6.88%) Consultant
6 55 (6.00%) Transition Manager
7 48 (5.24%) Service Transition Manager
8 42 (4.59%) Administrator
9 38 (4.15%) Delivery Manager
10 36 (3.93%) Services Delivery Manager
11 34 (3.71%) Network Engineer
12 32 (3.49%) Support Analyst
13 27 (2.95%) Team Leader
14 25 (2.73%) Project Manager
15 24 (2.62%) Support Engineer
16 23 (2.51%) IT Services Manager
17 22 (2.40%) Security Consultant
17 22 (2.40%) Network Consultant
17 22 (2.40%) Network Security Consultant
18 21 (2.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.18%) .NET
2 17 (1.86%) XML
3 16 (1.75%) HTML
4 8 (0.87%) J2EE
4 8 (0.87%) CSS
5 7 (0.76%) Web Services
6 5 (0.55%) JSP
7 4 (0.44%) HTML5
7 4 (0.44%) CSS3
7 4 (0.44%) jQuery
7 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.44%) XSLT
8 3 (0.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.33%) JSON
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.22%) Middleware
9 2 (0.22%) LAMP
10 1 (0.11%) JSTL
10 1 (0.11%) JDBC
10 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.59%) Management Information System
2 84 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (3.71%) Blackberry
4 29 (3.17%) CMDB
5 26 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
6 22 (2.40%) Smartphone
7 16 (1.75%) Open Source
7 16 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.64%) CLARiiON
9 13 (1.42%) Clustering
9 13 (1.42%) iSeries
10 9 (0.98%) Replication
11 8 (0.87%) IVR
12 7 (0.76%) PMI
12 7 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.66%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.55%) Informatics
14 5 (0.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 259 (28.28%) Windows
2 95 (10.37%) Windows 7
3 58 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (5.79%) Linux
5 31 (3.38%) UNIX
6 28 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.07%) Windows XP
10 15 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.09%) Android
12 9 (0.98%) Solaris
13 8 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.33%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.11%) HPUX
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 916 (100.00%) ITIL
2 304 (33.19%) Service Management
3 195 (21.29%) Service Delivery
4 152 (16.59%) PRINCE2
5 127 (13.86%) Project Management
6 126 (13.76%) Change Management
7 125 (13.65%) Incident Management
8 89 (9.72%) Configuration Management
9 86 (9.39%) Problem Management
9 86 (9.39%) Release Management
10 62 (6.77%) ITSM
11 60 (6.55%) Network Management
12 59 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 59 (6.44%) Asset Management
13 58 (6.33%) Validation
14 54 (5.90%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (5.90%) Root Cause Analysis
15 52 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (4.91%) Transition Management
17 38 (4.15%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (8.95%) SQL
2 23 (2.51%) VBScript
3 19 (2.07%) JavaScript
4 18 (1.97%) Java
5 12 (1.31%) C
6 11 (1.20%) C#
7 10 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 8 (0.87%) VBA
9 7 (0.76%) PL/SQL
9 7 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.66%) VB
10 6 (0.66%) Perl
11 4 (0.44%) PHP
11 4 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.33%) C++
12 3 (0.33%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 144 (15.72%) Degree
2 102 (11.14%) Security Cleared
3 91 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 88 (9.61%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (7.21%) CCNP
6 59 (6.44%) SC Cleared
7 43 (4.69%) MCP
8 42 (4.59%) MCSE
9 39 (4.26%) CCNA
10 38 (4.15%) CCSE
11 31 (3.38%) JNCIP
12 28 (3.06%) CCIE
13 27 (2.95%) MCSA
14 22 (2.40%) HP ASE
14 22 (2.40%) HP MASE
14 22 (2.40%) JNCIE
15 21 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 19 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 19 (2.07%) DV Cleared
17 18 (1.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (24.13%) SLA
2 42 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.95%) QA
4 14 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.20%) COBIT
5 11 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 142 (15.50%) Active Directory
2 106 (11.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (4.59%) XenApp
4 38 (4.15%) vSphere
5 23 (2.51%) XenDesktop
6 19 (2.07%) Hyper-V
7 16 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 15 (1.64%) UAG
9 13 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.98%) VMware Server
11 8 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.66%) NFS
12 6 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.66%) Xen
13 5 (0.55%) XenServer
14 4 (0.44%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 41 (4.48%) SCOM
2 37 (4.04%) SCCM
3 27 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (2.07%) Nagios
5 15 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 15 (1.64%) SCVMM
5 15 (1.64%) Cisco Prime
5 15 (1.64%) Cisco LMS
5 15 (1.64%) Opsview
6 9 (0.98%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.87%) Netcool
8 7 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.66%) Hyperic
9 6 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.66%) Oracle Statspack
9 6 (0.66%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.55%) WSUS
10 5 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.55%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 302 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 149 (16.27%) Cisco
3 142 (15.50%) VMware
4 83 (9.06%) Citrix
5 64 (6.99%) HP
6 59 (6.44%) Oracle
7 58 (6.33%) Remedy
8 49 (5.35%) Juniper
9 47 (5.13%) CheckPoint
10 34 (3.71%) EMC
11 31 (3.38%) ServiceNow
12 29 (3.17%) Dell
13 28 (3.06%) Red Hat
14 26 (2.84%) Brocade
15 22 (2.40%) SAP
16 17 (1.86%) F5
17 15 (1.64%) IBM
17 15 (1.64%) Infoblox
18 14 (1.53%) LANDesk
18 14 (1.53%) NetApp
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Morningstar Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester Park, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Atos
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: From £21,280 to £24,131 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
easyJet
Posted: 24 days ago