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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 542 507 558
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +51
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 372 499 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.42% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 268 427 279
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +18.66%

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
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 -53 344 £47,500 +5.55% 40
London -4 137 £47,500 +5.55% 18
South East +22 83 £48,000 +28.00% 5
City of London +14 36 £47,500 - 4
South West -5 33 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +10 26 £48,250 -12.27% 5
Hampshire +5 25 £48,000 +90.09%
Buckinghamshire -3 24 £57,500 +26.37% 2
North West -1 21 £28,500 +18.75% 3
Milton Keynes -7 21 £58,750 +29.12% 2
Wiltshire +3 19 £37,500 -12.79% 2
East Midlands -21 17 £53,458 +18.79% 1
Yorkshire -11 14 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Midlands -60 14 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Andover - 13 £48,000 -
Berkshire +5 12 £65,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +5 12 £53,458 +30.84% 1
Nottingham -5 12 £53,458 +30.84% 1
Cheshire - 12 £36,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire +24 11 £55,000 +52.77%
West Sussex +15 10 £36,500 -2.66%
Salisbury - 9 £40,000 -
Crewe - 9 £20,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -6 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Hertfordshire -6 8 £36,500 -39.16% 4
Essex -14 8 £50,000 -9.09%
Dorset +3 7 £50,000 +53.84%
Bournemouth - 7 £50,000 -
Cambridge +18 6 £65,000 +80.55%
Surrey +14 6 £52,500 +61.53%

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 832 (100.00%) ITIL
2 258 (31.01%) Service Management
3 243 (29.21%) Microsoft
4 239 (28.73%) Windows
5 210 (25.24%) SLA
6 179 (21.51%) Service Delivery
7 173 (20.79%) Finance
8 154 (18.51%) Cisco
9 143 (17.19%) VMware
10 133 (15.99%) MS Excel
11 129 (15.50%) Security Cleared
12 124 (14.90%) PRINCE2
13 123 (14.78%) Active Directory
14 120 (14.42%) MS Office
15 119 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 114 (13.70%) Incident Management
17 113 (13.58%) Project Management
18 110 (13.22%) Change Management
19 100 (12.02%) Degree
20 93 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
21 89 (10.70%) ITSM
21 89 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
22 88 (10.58%) Configuration Management
23 86 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
23 86 (10.34%) Citrix
23 86 (10.34%) SQL
23 86 (10.34%) Problem Management
24 83 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
25 82 (9.86%) Management Information System
26 78 (9.38%) CCNP

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 76 (9.13%) MS Exchange
2 46 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 33 (3.97%) Lync
4 21 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (2.52%) Office Communications Server
5 14 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (1.56%) IIS
7 9 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (0.84%) CMS
9 5 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.48%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.48%) Apache
10 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.24%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 133 (15.99%) MS Excel
2 120 (14.42%) MS Office
3 17 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.20%) InfoPath
5 10 (1.20%) MS Project
6 2 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 8 (0.96%) assyst
2 7 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.24%) Summit
7 1 (0.12%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.80%) SaaS
2 12 (1.44%) Office 365
3 9 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.96%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (9.38%) WAN
2 74 (8.89%) LAN
3 72 (8.65%) VPN
4 67 (8.05%) Cisco ASA
5 63 (7.57%) DHCP
6 59 (7.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 58 (6.97%) Firewall
8 52 (6.25%) DNS
9 51 (6.13%) Network Security
10 47 (5.65%) Wireless
11 45 (5.41%) Wireshark
12 37 (4.45%) FWSM
12 37 (4.45%) NetScaler
13 35 (4.21%) TCP/IP
14 33 (3.97%) SAN
15 32 (3.85%) BGP
15 32 (3.85%) EIGRP
15 32 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
16 23 (2.76%) Internet
17 21 (2.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
3 5 (0.60%) Big Data
3 5 (0.60%) Data Mining
3 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.24%) MS Access
6 2 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.12%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.12%) DataStage
7 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.12%) DB2
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 28 (3.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (1.20%) Subversion
2 10 (1.20%) JIRA
2 10 (1.20%) Artifactory
2 10 (1.20%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.12%) Gerrit
General
1 173 (20.79%) Finance
2 44 (5.29%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.69%) Banking
4 35 (4.21%) Legal
5 30 (3.61%) Retail
6 29 (3.49%) Law
7 15 (1.80%) Marketing
8 14 (1.68%) Publishing
8 14 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.56%) Back Office
10 10 (1.20%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.08%) Electronics
12 8 (0.96%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.96%) Military
13 6 (0.72%) Games
14 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.36%) International Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Advertising
16 1 (0.12%) French Language
16 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 147 (17.67%) Analyst
1 147 (17.67%) Service Manager
2 60 (7.21%) Consultant
3 52 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 44 (5.29%) Architect
5 39 (4.69%) Network Engineer
5 39 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 39 (4.69%) Transition Manager
5 39 (4.69%) Service Transition Manager
6 38 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
7 36 (4.33%) Team Leader
8 35 (4.21%) Services Delivery Manager
9 30 (3.61%) Administrator
9 30 (3.61%) IT Services Manager
10 26 (3.13%) Security Consultant
10 26 (3.13%) Release Manager
11 24 (2.88%) Support Engineer
12 23 (2.76%) Support Analyst
12 23 (2.76%) Project Manager
13 22 (2.64%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.76%) .NET
2 11 (1.32%) XML
3 9 (1.08%) HTML
4 6 (0.72%) Web Services
5 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.48%) J2EE
6 4 (0.48%) JSP
7 2 (0.24%) CSS
7 2 (0.24%) XSLT
7 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.24%) jQuery
7 2 (0.24%) HTML5
7 2 (0.24%) CSS3
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.12%) JSON
8 1 (0.12%) MDX
8 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) CGI
8 1 (0.12%) Middleware
8 1 (0.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.33%) CMDB
4 26 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 26 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 16 (1.92%) CLARiiON
6 15 (1.80%) IVR
7 11 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.32%) GIS
8 10 (1.20%) Clustering
9 8 (0.96%) DTV
10 7 (0.84%) iSeries
11 6 (0.72%) iPad
12 5 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
12 5 (0.60%) BYOD
13 4 (0.48%) User Experience
13 4 (0.48%) FlexPod
13 4 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (0.48%) Statistics
13 4 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 239 (28.73%) Windows
2 83 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (8.41%) Windows 7
4 44 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (5.29%) Linux
5 35 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (2.64%) Windows XP
6 22 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.16%) Windows 8
7 18 (2.16%) Mac OS X
8 17 (2.04%) UNIX
9 10 (1.20%) Solaris
9 10 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (0.84%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.84%) Android
11 4 (0.48%) AIX
12 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.24%) CentOS
13 2 (0.24%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 832 (100.00%) ITIL
2 258 (31.01%) Service Management
3 179 (21.51%) Service Delivery
4 124 (14.90%) PRINCE2
5 114 (13.70%) Incident Management
6 113 (13.58%) Project Management
7 110 (13.22%) Change Management
8 89 (10.70%) ITSM
9 88 (10.58%) Configuration Management
10 86 (10.34%) Problem Management
11 69 (8.29%) Asset Management
12 68 (8.17%) Release Management
13 67 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 58 (6.97%) Root Cause Analysis
15 56 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (5.41%) Capacity Management
17 44 (5.29%) CRM
18 42 (5.05%) Validation
19 38 (4.57%) Line Management
20 33 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.34%) SQL
2 20 (2.40%) Java
3 15 (1.80%) C#
4 14 (1.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (1.68%) VBA
5 12 (1.44%) VBScript
5 12 (1.44%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.20%) VB
7 9 (1.08%) C
8 7 (0.84%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.24%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.24%) X++
9 2 (0.24%) Perl
9 2 (0.24%) PHP
9 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.12%) C++
10 1 (0.12%) Python
10 1 (0.12%) ABAP
10 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 129 (15.50%) Security Cleared
2 100 (12.02%) Degree
3 89 (10.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 86 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (9.38%) CCNP
6 58 (6.97%) SC Cleared
7 52 (6.25%) MCSE
8 45 (5.41%) CCNA
9 42 (5.05%) CCSE
9 42 (5.05%) DV Cleared
10 36 (4.33%) MCITP
11 33 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 31 (3.73%) JNCIP
13 26 (3.13%) VCP5
14 25 (3.00%) CCIE
15 22 (2.64%) HP ASE
16 21 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
17 20 (2.40%) JNCIE
17 20 (2.40%) HP MASE
18 17 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (25.24%) SLA
2 43 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (2.52%) QA
4 14 (1.68%) PCI DSS
4 14 (1.68%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.56%) COBIT
6 7 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.84%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.60%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 123 (14.78%) Active Directory
2 119 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (6.97%) XenApp
3 58 (6.97%) vSphere
4 25 (3.00%) XenDesktop
5 18 (2.16%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.92%) UAG
6 16 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 14 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (1.20%) XenServer
9 9 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (1.08%) Terminal Server
10 8 (0.96%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.48%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.48%) NFS
13 2 (0.24%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (5.29%) SCOM
2 40 (4.81%) SCCM
3 33 (3.97%) Cisco Prime
4 31 (3.73%) Nagios
5 28 (3.37%) Cisco LMS
5 28 (3.37%) Opsview
6 19 (2.28%) SCVMM
7 16 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (0.60%) WSUS
10 5 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
11 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.48%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.48%) Netcool
11 4 (0.48%) Hyperic
12 3 (0.36%) Casper Suite
12 3 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 243 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 154 (18.51%) Cisco
3 143 (17.19%) VMware
4 86 (10.34%) Citrix
5 63 (7.57%) HP
6 59 (7.09%) Oracle
7 53 (6.37%) EMC
8 50 (6.01%) CheckPoint
9 46 (5.53%) Juniper
10 40 (4.81%) Remedy
11 31 (3.73%) NetApp
12 29 (3.49%) F5
13 27 (3.25%) ServiceNow
14 26 (3.13%) Red Hat
14 26 (3.13%) SAP
15 21 (2.52%) Dell
16 20 (2.40%) Brocade
17 18 (2.16%) Apple
17 18 (2.16%) LANDesk
18 16 (1.92%) Infoblox
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham
University of Nottingham
Salary: £48,743 - 58,172 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Kingston University
Salary: £40,763 - 48,206 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very senior level package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Orbit
Salary: From £32,632 to £35,728 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Salary: £29,350 - 33,410 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Imperial College London
Salary: £34,270 - 42,380 per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Kingston University
Salary: £40,073 - 48,206 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago