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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 515 562 559
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 420 336 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 287 259 270
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
88131 87877 85586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 82.35% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71785 69854 71243
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +60 401 £45,500 +1.11% 45
London +55 169 £45,750 -8.50% 13
South East +18 89 £45,500 +65.45% 8
City of London +25 42 £44,500 -9.18% 3
East of England +17 33 £67,500 +22.72% 3
North West +3 33 £34,300 +37.20% 8
Buckinghamshire +35 32 £51,250 +13.88% 1
South West -2 31 £30,000 -42.85% 3
Milton Keynes +11 23 £45,500 +1.11% 1
West Midlands -51 20 £50,000 +5.26% 5
East Midlands +31 18 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire +11 18 £30,000 -45.45%
Hampshire -15 18 £45,500 +62.50%
Manchester +3 16 £30,750 +28.12% 3
Andover 0 14 £48,000 -4.00%
Bristol +6 12 £35,000 -48.14% 2
Yorkshire -23 11 £38,000 +8.57% 2
Surbiton - 11 £25,000 -
Corsham +2 10 £30,000 -52.00%
Berkshire -2 10 £60,250 - 2
Essex -4 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Birmingham -14 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Sussex +8 9 £29,295 +17.18% 1
Croydon +12 8 £41,500 +78.49%
Northamptonshire +10 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Northampton +7 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Hertfordshire -4 8 £67,500 +20.00%
Surrey -7 8 £102,500 +286.79% 1
West Yorkshire -27 8 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £102,500 -

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 879 (100.00%) ITIL
2 287 (32.65%) Service Management
3 280 (31.85%) Microsoft
4 258 (29.35%) Windows
5 220 (25.03%) SLA
6 191 (21.73%) Service Delivery
7 170 (19.34%) Finance
8 164 (18.66%) MS Excel
9 151 (17.18%) Cisco
10 149 (16.95%) MS Office
11 143 (16.27%) VMware
12 140 (15.93%) Active Directory
13 139 (15.81%) PRINCE2
14 137 (15.59%) Degree
15 130 (14.79%) Incident Management
16 125 (14.22%) Change Management
17 114 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 113 (12.86%) Project Management
19 106 (12.06%) Security Cleared
20 104 (11.83%) MS Exchange
21 97 (11.04%) SQL
22 95 (10.81%) Citrix
22 95 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
23 92 (10.47%) Configuration Management
24 91 (10.35%) Windows 7
25 88 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
25 88 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
26 87 (9.90%) Problem Management
27 86 (9.78%) LAN
27 86 (9.78%) Management Information System

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 104 (11.83%) MS Exchange
2 49 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 35 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (3.75%) Lync
5 25 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 17 (1.93%) IIS
6 17 (1.93%) CMS
7 13 (1.48%) Office Communications Server
7 13 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (0.91%) Apache
9 6 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.23%) JBoss
11 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 164 (18.66%) MS Excel
2 149 (16.95%) MS Office
3 17 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.71%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.91%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.68%) assyst
3 6 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.62%) SaaS
2 8 (0.91%) Office 365
3 7 (0.80%) Google Apps
4 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 86 (9.78%) LAN
2 81 (9.22%) WAN
3 61 (6.94%) DHCP
4 58 (6.60%) Firewall
5 56 (6.37%) VPN
5 56 (6.37%) Network Security
6 54 (6.14%) DNS
6 54 (6.14%) TCP/IP
7 52 (5.92%) Cisco ASA
8 45 (5.12%) Wireless
9 44 (5.01%) SAN
10 38 (4.32%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (3.75%) BGP
11 33 (3.75%) EIGRP
12 30 (3.41%) FWSM
13 28 (3.19%) VLAN
13 28 (3.19%) Wireshark
13 28 (3.19%) NetScaler
14 26 (2.96%) Cisco IOS
15 23 (2.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.25%) Oracle Database
3 8 (0.91%) Data Mining
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (0.68%) OLTP
6 5 (0.57%) DB2
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.23%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.11%) Big Data
10 1 (0.11%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 20 (2.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (1.93%) JIRA
3 15 (1.71%) Artifactory
3 15 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 15 (1.71%) Subversion
4 7 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.11%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
General
1 170 (19.34%) Finance
2 39 (4.44%) Banking
3 38 (4.32%) Legal
4 35 (3.98%) Retail
5 31 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 28 (3.19%) Law
7 19 (2.16%) Marketing
8 16 (1.82%) Back Office
9 12 (1.37%) Publishing
10 10 (1.14%) Military
10 10 (1.14%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.80%) Electronics
11 7 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.68%) Games
12 6 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.46%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.34%) International Banking
14 3 (0.34%) Advertising
15 2 (0.23%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 204 (23.21%) Analyst
2 136 (15.47%) Service Manager
3 88 (10.01%) Service Analyst
4 74 (8.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 61 (6.94%) Consultant
6 53 (6.03%) Transition Manager
7 46 (5.23%) Service Transition Manager
8 41 (4.66%) Administrator
9 36 (4.10%) Network Engineer
10 35 (3.98%) Delivery Manager
11 33 (3.75%) Services Delivery Manager
12 32 (3.64%) Support Analyst
13 31 (3.53%) Team Leader
14 29 (3.30%) Architect
15 24 (2.73%) Applications Support
16 23 (2.62%) Security Consultant
17 22 (2.50%) Network Security Consultant
17 22 (2.50%) Support Engineer
17 22 (2.50%) Network Consultant
18 21 (2.39%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.73%) .NET
2 15 (1.71%) XML
3 14 (1.59%) HTML
4 8 (0.91%) Web Services
5 7 (0.80%) CSS
5 7 (0.80%) J2EE
6 5 (0.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.57%) JSP
7 4 (0.46%) XSLT
7 4 (0.46%) CSS3
7 4 (0.46%) HTML5
7 4 (0.46%) jQuery
8 3 (0.34%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.34%) JSON
9 2 (0.23%) Middleware
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.11%) JDBC
10 1 (0.11%) JSTL
10 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.01%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (9.78%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.64%) CMDB
4 28 (3.19%) Blackberry
5 25 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (2.28%) Smartphone
7 11 (1.25%) Open Source
7 11 (1.25%) CLARiiON
7 11 (1.25%) Clustering
7 11 (1.25%) IVR
8 9 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.02%) iSeries
8 9 (1.02%) Replication
9 7 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.68%) DTV
10 6 (0.68%) PMI
10 6 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 6 (0.68%) iPad
11 5 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 258 (29.35%) Windows
2 91 (10.35%) Windows 7
3 62 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (5.12%) Linux
5 30 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (2.73%) UNIX
8 22 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 19 (2.16%) Windows 8
10 16 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.25%) Mac OS X
12 10 (1.14%) Solaris
13 8 (0.91%) Android
14 5 (0.57%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.23%) AIX
16 2 (0.23%) HPUX
16 2 (0.23%) CentOS
17 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 879 (100.00%) ITIL
2 287 (32.65%) Service Management
3 191 (21.73%) Service Delivery
4 139 (15.81%) PRINCE2
5 130 (14.79%) Incident Management
6 125 (14.22%) Change Management
7 113 (12.86%) Project Management
8 92 (10.47%) Configuration Management
9 87 (9.90%) Problem Management
10 83 (9.44%) Release Management
11 68 (7.74%) ITSM
12 63 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (6.71%) Asset Management
14 58 (6.60%) Network Management
15 52 (5.92%) Root Cause Analysis
16 50 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (5.01%) Validation
19 42 (4.78%) Capacity Management
20 37 (4.21%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (11.04%) SQL
2 21 (2.39%) Java
3 19 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 16 (1.82%) VBScript
5 12 (1.37%) VBA
5 12 (1.37%) C#
6 8 (0.91%) PowerShell
7 7 (0.80%) C
7 7 (0.80%) PL/SQL
7 7 (0.80%) VB
7 7 (0.80%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.68%) Perl
9 5 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.46%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.46%) PHP
11 2 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 137 (15.59%) Degree
2 106 (12.06%) Security Cleared
3 95 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (10.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 76 (8.65%) CCNP
6 60 (6.83%) SC Cleared
7 46 (5.23%) CCNA
8 41 (4.66%) MCSE
8 41 (4.66%) CCSE
9 40 (4.55%) MCP
10 32 (3.64%) JNCIP
11 29 (3.30%) CCIE
11 29 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 25 (2.84%) MCITP
12 25 (2.84%) HP ASE
13 23 (2.62%) JNCIE
13 23 (2.62%) HP MASE
13 23 (2.62%) DV Cleared
14 22 (2.50%) VCP5
15 20 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (25.03%) SLA
2 41 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (3.41%) QA
4 8 (0.91%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.68%) COBIT
5 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 140 (15.93%) Active Directory
2 114 (12.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (5.69%) XenApp
4 43 (4.89%) vSphere
5 27 (3.07%) XenDesktop
6 19 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (1.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 11 (1.25%) UAG
9 10 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 9 (1.02%) XenServer
10 9 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.57%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.57%) NFS
12 5 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.46%) Xen
13 4 (0.46%) ProxySG
13 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (4.66%) SCOM
2 35 (3.98%) SCCM
3 24 (2.73%) Nagios
4 22 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
5 20 (2.28%) Cisco LMS
5 20 (2.28%) Opsview
6 19 (2.16%) SCVMM
7 18 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 7 (0.80%) Netcool
11 6 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.68%) Oracle Statspack
11 6 (0.68%) Data Guard
12 5 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (0.57%) Hyperic
12 5 (0.57%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.57%) WSUS
12 5 (0.57%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 280 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 151 (17.18%) Cisco
3 143 (16.27%) VMware
4 95 (10.81%) Citrix
5 71 (8.08%) HP
6 57 (6.48%) Oracle
7 54 (6.14%) Remedy
8 49 (5.57%) Juniper
9 48 (5.46%) CheckPoint
10 38 (4.32%) EMC
11 31 (3.53%) Dell
12 29 (3.30%) SAP
13 28 (3.19%) ServiceNow
14 26 (2.96%) Brocade
15 23 (2.62%) Red Hat
15 23 (2.62%) F5
16 22 (2.50%) NetApp
17 13 (1.48%) Business Objects
17 13 (1.48%) IBM
17 13 (1.48%) BMC
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefit
Posted: 1 hour ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago