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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 507 596 538
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -58
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 452 320 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 365 258 363
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 £27,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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
93401 88946 88786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.12% 81.57% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75687 73070 74912
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +71 443 £42,500 -5.55% 33
London +88 233 £48,000 -4.00% 12
City of London +49 70 £41,750 -16.50% 8
South East -7 64 £30,000 -27.27% 7
South West -34 36 £47,500 +31.94% 7
East of England +3 35 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Wiltshire +9 23 £63,250 +80.78% 4
West Midlands -15 22 £40,000 -2.43%
Buckinghamshire +10 20 £29,500 -29.34% 4
Yorkshire -27 20 £31,500 -7.35% 1
Hampshire -8 18 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +12 16 £57,500 - 3
East Midlands +14 15 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Essex +8 15 £45,000 -14.28%
North West -23 15 £38,858 +55.43%
West Yorkshire -16 14 £31,500 -4.54%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £41,000 - 2
Swindon +11 12 £46,750 +33.57% 2
Croydon - 12 £24,500 -
Surrey -14 11 £26,000 -42.22%
Leeds -24 11 £35,000 +2.94%
West Sussex - 9 £26,000 - 1
Birmingham -6 8 £31,491 -33.70%
Somerset -13 8 £29,000 -26.58%
Cambridge - 7 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire -21 6 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £34,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 6 £33,837 - 3
Doncaster - 6 - - 1
Gatwick - 6 £26,000 -

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 857 (100.00%) ITIL
2 281 (32.79%) Microsoft
3 279 (32.56%) Service Management
4 236 (27.54%) Windows
5 233 (27.19%) Finance
6 187 (21.82%) PRINCE2
7 181 (21.12%) SLA
8 156 (18.20%) Service Delivery
9 151 (17.62%) MS Excel
10 147 (17.15%) Project Management
11 145 (16.92%) Degree
12 141 (16.45%) Active Directory
13 132 (15.40%) Cisco
14 128 (14.94%) VMware
15 126 (14.70%) MS Exchange
15 126 (14.70%) MS Office
16 114 (13.30%) Citrix
17 106 (12.37%) Change Management
18 102 (11.90%) SQL Server
19 96 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
20 91 (10.62%) DHCP
20 91 (10.62%) Management Information System
21 88 (10.27%) ITSM
22 84 (9.80%) Incident Management
23 83 (9.68%) LAN
23 83 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
24 82 (9.57%) Problem Management
25 78 (9.10%) Release Management
25 78 (9.10%) Security Cleared
26 77 (8.98%) Cisco Certification

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 126 (14.70%) MS Exchange
2 65 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 29 (3.38%) Lync
5 27 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 21 (2.45%) CMS
7 16 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.75%) IIS
9 11 (1.28%) Apache
9 11 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.58%) Moodle
12 5 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 151 (17.62%) MS Excel
2 126 (14.70%) MS Office
3 34 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.57%) MS Project
6 10 (1.17%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.58%) assyst
5 4 (0.47%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.12%) Agresso
7 1 (0.12%) Maximo
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.33%) SaaS
2 11 (1.28%) Office 365
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 91 (10.62%) DHCP
2 83 (9.68%) LAN
3 74 (8.63%) WAN
4 67 (7.82%) DNS
5 60 (7.00%) Firewall
6 48 (5.60%) TCP/IP
7 39 (4.55%) SAN
7 39 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (3.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 30 (3.50%) VPN
9 29 (3.38%) NetScaler
9 29 (3.38%) Network Security
10 26 (3.03%) Ethernet
11 23 (2.68%) BGP
12 21 (2.45%) EIGRP
13 20 (2.33%) MPLS
13 20 (2.33%) VLAN
13 20 (2.33%) Wireless
14 19 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.33%) Data Mining
3 15 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.70%) OLTP
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.58%) DB2
10 4 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.47%) MySQL
10 4 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (1.40%) JIRA
2 10 (1.17%) Artifactory
2 10 (1.17%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.17%) Subversion
3 9 (1.05%) Eclipse
3 9 (1.05%) JUnit
4 5 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.23%) Toad
6 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
General
1 233 (27.19%) Finance
2 48 (5.60%) Banking
2 48 (5.60%) Retail
3 30 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.22%) Marketing
5 14 (1.63%) Advertising
6 13 (1.52%) Legal
7 11 (1.28%) Billing
7 11 (1.28%) French Language
8 10 (1.17%) Back Office
9 9 (1.05%) Law
10 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.58%) German Language
12 4 (0.47%) Games
12 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.35%) Local Government
13 3 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 208 (24.27%) Analyst
2 152 (17.74%) Service Manager
3 104 (12.14%) Service Analyst
4 72 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
5 44 (5.13%) Transition Manager
6 40 (4.67%) Support Analyst
7 38 (4.43%) Architect
8 37 (4.32%) Service Transition Manager
9 33 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 33 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 31 (3.62%) Administrator
11 29 (3.38%) Problem Manager
12 28 (3.27%) Applications Support
13 27 (3.15%) Technical Manager
14 26 (3.03%) IT Services Manager
15 25 (2.92%) Consultant
16 24 (2.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 23 (2.68%) Change Manager
18 21 (2.45%) Support Engineer
19 20 (2.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.22%) XML
2 14 (1.63%) .NET
3 10 (1.17%) JSP
4 9 (1.05%) Servlets
4 9 (1.05%) Spring
4 9 (1.05%) iBATIS
5 8 (0.93%) HTML
6 7 (0.82%) Web Services
7 6 (0.70%) CSS
8 5 (0.58%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.35%) J2EE
10 2 (0.23%) COM
10 2 (0.23%) LAMP
10 2 (0.23%) XSLT
10 2 (0.23%) ODBC
10 2 (0.23%) HTML5
10 2 (0.23%) CSS3
10 2 (0.23%) jQuery
10 2 (0.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (10.62%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.43%) Blackberry
4 28 (3.27%) CLARiiON
5 25 (2.92%) CMDB
6 21 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 19 (2.22%) Smartphone
8 16 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
9 15 (1.75%) Open Source
10 14 (1.63%) Clustering
11 11 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (1.17%) Performance Metrics
13 8 (0.93%) Replication
13 8 (0.93%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.82%) NHS
14 7 (0.82%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.82%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.70%) iSeries
15 6 (0.70%) PMI
16 5 (0.58%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 236 (27.54%) Windows
2 69 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 69 (8.05%) Windows 7
3 68 (7.93%) Linux
4 40 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (3.62%) UNIX
8 16 (1.87%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.28%) Solaris
9 11 (1.28%) Android
10 6 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.12%) Debian
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.12%) MVS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 857 (100.00%) ITIL
2 279 (32.56%) Service Management
3 187 (21.82%) PRINCE2
4 156 (18.20%) Service Delivery
5 147 (17.15%) Project Management
6 106 (12.37%) Change Management
7 88 (10.27%) ITSM
8 84 (9.80%) Incident Management
9 82 (9.57%) Problem Management
10 78 (9.10%) Release Management
11 73 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (7.70%) Configuration Management
13 55 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 54 (6.30%) Network Management
15 50 (5.83%) Validation
16 47 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (5.37%) CRM
17 46 (5.37%) Disaster Recovery
18 41 (4.78%) Asset Management
19 39 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 64 (7.47%) SQL
2 20 (2.33%) Java
3 19 (2.22%) C
4 17 (1.98%) PowerShell
5 15 (1.75%) VBScript
6 10 (1.17%) Shell Script
6 10 (1.17%) C#
7 7 (0.82%) Perl
7 7 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 7 (0.82%) VB
8 6 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.47%) C++
10 3 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.23%) ABAP
11 2 (0.23%) VBA
11 2 (0.23%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.23%) X++
11 2 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 145 (16.92%) Degree
2 83 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (9.10%) Security Cleared
4 77 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
5 55 (6.42%) CCNA
6 52 (6.07%) MCSA
7 50 (5.83%) SC Cleared
8 40 (4.67%) MCP
9 38 (4.43%) MCSE
10 29 (3.38%) CCNP
11 28 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
12 26 (3.03%) PMI Certification
13 24 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 20 (2.33%) PMP
15 15 (1.75%) DV Cleared
16 14 (1.63%) MOS
17 13 (1.52%) CCSE
18 10 (1.17%) CCIE
19 8 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 8 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (21.12%) SLA
2 29 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.57%) QA
4 16 (1.87%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.63%) COBIT
6 10 (1.17%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.82%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.23%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 141 (16.45%) Active Directory
2 73 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (6.07%) XenApp
4 41 (4.78%) vSphere
5 28 (3.27%) UAG
5 28 (3.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 20 (2.33%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
8 13 (1.52%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.17%) VMware Server
10 10 (1.17%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 6 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.58%) Xen
14 4 (0.47%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.47%) Firmware
15 3 (0.35%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (3.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 24 (2.80%) SCCM
3 17 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (1.75%) SCOM
5 12 (1.40%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (1.17%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.70%) Oracle Statspack
8 6 (0.70%) Data Guard
9 5 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
9 5 (0.58%) Tivoli
9 5 (0.58%) Netcool
9 5 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.35%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.35%) Nagios
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.23%) SCSM
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
11 2 (0.23%) Cisco LMS
11 2 (0.23%) Opsview
Vendors
1 281 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 132 (15.40%) Cisco
3 128 (14.94%) VMware
4 114 (13.30%) Citrix
5 74 (8.63%) Oracle
6 44 (5.13%) Remedy
7 41 (4.78%) Red Hat
8 39 (4.55%) EMC
9 34 (3.97%) HP
10 32 (3.73%) CheckPoint
11 31 (3.62%) Juniper
12 28 (3.27%) Infoblox
13 20 (2.33%) F5
13 20 (2.33%) SAP
14 18 (2.10%) ServiceNow
14 18 (2.10%) Symantec
15 17 (1.98%) Sophos
16 15 (1.75%) BMC
16 15 (1.75%) NetApp
16 15 (1.75%) IBM
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McGregor Boyall
Posted: 46 minutes ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton, Cambridgeshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Hays UK - University of Nottingham
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol; Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol; Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20500.00 - £25500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham
University of Nottingham
Salary: £37,394 - 45,954 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £45 - £35000 per annum + LLA+FlexiTime+Benefits+HighPension
Posted: 23 days ago