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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 523 593 578
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -15
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 445 300 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.34% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 356 225 324
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 £25,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -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
93409 86961 92486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.00% 81.30% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 74709 71382 77947
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £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 30 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 30 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 +56 431 £42,500 -5.55% 59
London +54 219 £50,000 - 22
South East +11 81 £30,000 -25.00% 8
City of London +14 53 £47,500 -9.52% 10
South West -13 36 £45,000 +20.00% 6
East Midlands +17 27 £40,857 -43.64%
Hampshire -17 27 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Buckinghamshire +28 22 £23,250 -40.76% 2
East of England -6 20 £42,500 +5.59% 13
West Midlands -12 20 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Wiltshire +5 19 £62,500 +78.57% 4
Milton Keynes +2 19 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire -29 19 £28,000 -9.67% 4
West Yorkshire -31 16 £28,000 -6.66% 2
Surrey 0 15 £26,000 -30.66%
Swindon +6 12 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Nottinghamshire +16 11 £40,857 -
Nottingham +15 11 £40,857 -
Leeds -21 11 £35,000 +9.37% 2
Southampton +5 10 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -3 10 £45,000 - 1
Somerset -18 10 £27,500 -28.10%
West Sussex - 10 £26,000 -
Northamptonshire -18 9 £33,500 -53.79%
Northampton - 9 £33,500 -
Gatwick - 9 £26,000 -
Essex +8 8 £42,500 +8.97% 5
Croydon - 8 £24,000 - 3
Leicester - 7 £43,401 -
Leicestershire - 7 £43,401 -

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 897 (100.00%) ITIL
2 313 (34.89%) Service Management
3 277 (30.88%) Microsoft
4 265 (29.54%) Finance
5 246 (27.42%) Windows
6 191 (21.29%) PRINCE2
7 189 (21.07%) Service Delivery
8 161 (17.95%) Active Directory
9 157 (17.50%) SLA
10 154 (17.17%) Project Management
11 149 (16.61%) MS Excel
12 143 (15.94%) MS Exchange
13 137 (15.27%) Degree
14 129 (14.38%) MS Office
15 128 (14.27%) Cisco
15 128 (14.27%) VMware
16 111 (12.37%) DHCP
17 110 (12.26%) Citrix
18 107 (11.93%) ITSM
19 105 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
20 104 (11.59%) SQL Server
21 98 (10.93%) Change Management
22 96 (10.70%) Problem Management
23 95 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 92 (10.26%) Firewall
25 89 (9.92%) DNS
26 88 (9.81%) Security Cleared
27 86 (9.59%) Management Information System
28 84 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
29 80 (8.92%) Cisco Certification

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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
1 143 (15.94%) MS Exchange
2 79 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 41 (4.57%) Lync
5 29 (3.23%) IIS
6 25 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (1.45%) CMS
10 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (1.11%) Apache
12 9 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 7 (0.78%) Moodle
14 6 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.33%) Documentum
18 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
19 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 149 (16.61%) MS Excel
2 129 (14.38%) MS Office
3 34 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 26 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (2.68%) MS Project
6 9 (1.00%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.22%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.00%) assyst
3 7 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.68%) SaaS
2 15 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 111 (12.37%) DHCP
2 92 (10.26%) Firewall
3 89 (9.92%) DNS
4 73 (8.14%) LAN
5 65 (7.25%) WAN
6 55 (6.13%) TCP/IP
7 48 (5.35%) SAN
8 40 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (3.90%) VPN
10 30 (3.34%) MPLS
10 30 (3.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (3.23%) Ethernet
12 27 (3.01%) NetScaler
13 25 (2.79%) Network Security
13 25 (2.79%) VLAN
14 24 (2.68%) NAS
14 24 (2.68%) BGP
15 20 (2.23%) EIGRP
16 17 (1.90%) VoIP
17 16 (1.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.01%) Data Mining
4 13 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.45%) MySQL
11 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.33%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.22%) Big Data
12 2 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.22%) OLTP
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (1.23%) JIRA
2 9 (1.00%) Artifactory
2 9 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.00%) JUnit
2 9 (1.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (1.00%) Subversion
3 5 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.33%) VisualVM
6 2 (0.22%) Toad
7 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
General
1 265 (29.54%) Finance
2 58 (6.47%) Retail
3 55 (6.13%) Banking
4 45 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.12%) Advertising
6 17 (1.90%) Marketing
7 14 (1.56%) Legal
8 13 (1.45%) French Language
9 11 (1.23%) Billing
10 10 (1.11%) Law
11 9 (1.00%) Back Office
12 7 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.78%) German Language
13 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.45%) Publishing
14 4 (0.45%) Games
15 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.22%) Arabic Language
16 2 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 191 (21.29%) Analyst
2 187 (20.85%) Service Manager
3 94 (10.48%) Service Analyst
4 59 (6.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 50 (5.57%) Architect
6 45 (5.02%) Support Analyst
7 39 (4.35%) Transition Manager
8 36 (4.01%) Problem Manager
9 34 (3.79%) Service Transition Manager
10 32 (3.57%) Technical Manager
11 30 (3.34%) Project Manager
11 30 (3.34%) IT Services Manager
12 29 (3.23%) Team Leader
13 27 (3.01%) Administrator
14 25 (2.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 24 (2.68%) Operations Manager
15 24 (2.68%) Change Manager
15 24 (2.68%) Release Manager
15 24 (2.68%) Delivery Manager
16 23 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.45%) .NET
2 19 (2.12%) XML
3 11 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 10 (1.11%) JSP
5 9 (1.00%) Servlets
5 9 (1.00%) Spring
5 9 (1.00%) iBATIS
6 6 (0.67%) HTML
7 5 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.45%) Middleware
8 4 (0.45%) Web Services
9 3 (0.33%) SOAP
9 3 (0.33%) COM+
9 3 (0.33%) CSS
10 2 (0.22%) COM
10 2 (0.22%) ODBC
10 2 (0.22%) LAMP
11 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.11%) JSON
11 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 105 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 38 (4.24%) Blackberry
4 27 (3.01%) CLARiiON
5 23 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.12%) Clustering
7 18 (2.01%) CMDB
8 14 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.56%) Open Source
9 13 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
10 12 (1.34%) PKI
11 9 (1.00%) Smartphone
11 9 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.00%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.67%) NHS
12 6 (0.67%) PMI
13 5 (0.56%) iSeries
13 5 (0.56%) Informatics
13 5 (0.56%) Kindle
14 4 (0.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 246 (27.42%) Windows
2 84 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (6.91%) Linux
4 56 (6.24%) Windows 7
5 48 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (2.90%) UNIX
9 12 (1.34%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.23%) Android
11 9 (1.00%) Solaris
12 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.22%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.11%) Debian
15 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.11%) MVS
15 1 (0.11%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (100.00%) ITIL
2 313 (34.89%) Service Management
3 191 (21.29%) PRINCE2
4 189 (21.07%) Service Delivery
5 154 (17.17%) Project Management
6 107 (11.93%) ITSM
7 98 (10.93%) Change Management
8 96 (10.70%) Problem Management
9 72 (8.03%) Incident Management
10 69 (7.69%) Release Management
11 68 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (6.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 60 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 55 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 52 (5.80%) Configuration Management
15 47 (5.24%) Risk Management
16 45 (5.02%) Validation
16 45 (5.02%) ITIL V2
16 45 (5.02%) Network Management
17 43 (4.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (6.80%) SQL
2 23 (2.56%) C
3 20 (2.23%) Java
4 16 (1.78%) C#
4 16 (1.78%) PowerShell
5 14 (1.56%) VBScript
6 11 (1.23%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.89%) VB
8 8 (0.89%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.45%) VBA
9 4 (0.45%) C++
10 3 (0.33%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.33%) Perl
10 3 (0.33%) Python
10 3 (0.33%) X++
10 3 (0.33%) ABAP
11 2 (0.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (15.27%) Degree
2 95 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (9.81%) Security Cleared
4 80 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (7.25%) MCSA
6 64 (7.13%) CCNA
7 54 (6.02%) SC Cleared
8 51 (5.69%) MCSE
9 33 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
10 27 (3.01%) PMI Certification
10 27 (3.01%) MCP
11 24 (2.68%) CCNP
12 21 (2.34%) PMP
13 19 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (2.01%) DV Cleared
15 16 (1.78%) MCTS
15 16 (1.78%) MCITP
16 15 (1.67%) MOS
17 8 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
17 8 (0.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (17.50%) SLA
2 28 (3.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.90%) QA
4 21 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 17 (1.90%) COBIT
6 9 (1.00%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.78%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 161 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 59 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (6.02%) XenApp
4 49 (5.46%) vSphere
5 34 (3.79%) UAG
6 27 (3.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 27 (3.01%) Hyper-V
7 20 (2.23%) VMware ESX
8 15 (1.67%) XenDesktop
9 14 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (1.00%) VMware Server
12 7 (0.78%) Xen
12 7 (0.78%) Firmware
13 6 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.56%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.33%) NFS
15 3 (0.33%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
16 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (3.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 20 (2.23%) Backup Exec
3 19 (2.12%) SCCM
3 19 (2.12%) NetBackup
4 16 (1.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (1.78%) WSUS
4 16 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (1.34%) SCOM
6 6 (0.67%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (0.67%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.67%) Netcool
6 6 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.33%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.33%) Opsview
7 3 (0.33%) Nagios
7 3 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 277 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 128 (14.27%) Cisco
2 128 (14.27%) VMware
3 110 (12.26%) Citrix
4 67 (7.47%) Oracle
5 43 (4.79%) EMC
6 41 (4.57%) Red Hat
7 39 (4.35%) Remedy
8 33 (3.68%) CheckPoint
9 29 (3.23%) Sophos
9 29 (3.23%) Symantec
10 28 (3.12%) HP
11 27 (3.01%) Infoblox
12 25 (2.79%) F5
12 25 (2.79%) Juniper
13 21 (2.34%) Veritas
14 20 (2.23%) NetApp
14 20 (2.23%) SAP
15 16 (1.78%) IBM
15 16 (1.78%) BMC
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70 - £85 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £41k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hackney, London
London Borough of Hackney
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lifecycle Resources Ltd
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £115k - 120k per year + flexi package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: 5 days ago