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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 358 324 391
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +67
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 855 983 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.94% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.10% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 670 747 570
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,274 £25,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £71,050 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,500 £40,625
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +12.00%

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
88421 89510 88212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73412 73509 70144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016 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 14 February 2016. 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 -32 796 £45,000 -5.26% 97
London -47 276 £53,786 +13.23% 17
South East -24 156 £42,500 -6.59% 20
North West +55 84 £48,250 +37.85% 14
Yorkshire +18 77 £38,500 -9.41% 14
South West -17 73 £40,000 - 8
West Midlands -2 72 £40,750 -23.83% 13
Berkshire +37 67 £42,500 -29.16% 6
West Yorkshire +14 66 £40,000 -5.88% 6
City of London +27 62 £47,500 +2.15% 5
East of England -20 50 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Surrey +32 47 £47,500 -53.65% 10
Manchester +35 44 £58,500 +67.14% 10
Reading +19 32 £41,500 -40.71% 1
Leeds -11 30 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Wiltshire +3 29 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Scotland +26 27 £47,500 +29.25% 4
Birmingham +4 27 £37,250 -25.50% 9
Swindon +18 26 £40,000 -14.89% 3
Liverpool +13 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Merseyside +8 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire -18 20 £37,000 -18.68% 3
Edinburgh +20 19 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Wakefield +26 18 £42,000 +100.00%
Gloucestershire +10 17 £36,250 +59.34% 2
Buckinghamshire -27 17 £31,500 -32.62% 1
Essex +12 16 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead 0 16 £60,000 - 2
Bradford +8 15 £38,500 -23.00% 1
Croydon +3 15 £60,000 +140.00% 1

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1594 (100.00%) ITIL
2 530 (33.25%) Service Management
3 453 (28.42%) Windows
4 394 (24.72%) Microsoft
5 369 (23.15%) Service Delivery
5 369 (23.15%) Finance
6 311 (19.51%) PRINCE2
7 297 (18.63%) Active Directory
8 284 (17.82%) Project Management
9 272 (17.06%) Degree
10 260 (16.31%) SLA
11 250 (15.68%) ITSM
12 248 (15.56%) Change Management
13 222 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
14 209 (13.11%) Problem Management
15 207 (12.99%) SQL Server
16 199 (12.48%) Cisco
17 193 (12.11%) Windows Server
18 189 (11.86%) SQL
19 185 (11.61%) MS Excel
20 178 (11.17%) VMware
21 174 (10.92%) Data Centre
22 173 (10.85%) Incident Management
23 163 (10.23%) Security Cleared
24 161 (10.10%) Management Information System
25 158 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
26 154 (9.66%) Oracle
27 146 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
28 144 (9.03%) MS Office
29 137 (8.59%) Configuration Management

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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
1 116 (7.28%) IIS
2 100 (6.27%) MS Exchange
3 74 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 54 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 50 (3.14%) Skype for Business
6 44 (2.76%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 40 (2.51%) Apache
9 26 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 22 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
12 19 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
13 17 (1.07%) CMS
13 17 (1.07%) MS Project Server
14 16 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
15 15 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (0.94%) JBoss
16 12 (0.75%) WordPress
17 11 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 10 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 185 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 144 (9.03%) MS Office
3 35 (2.20%) MS Project
4 27 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.13%) HipChat
7 1 (0.063%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 37 (2.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 35 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (1.07%) Fredhopper
3 17 (1.07%) Magento
4 16 (1.00%) SAP ERP
5 14 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
6 12 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (0.31%) assyst
9 4 (0.25%) Sage 50
10 3 (0.19%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
10 3 (0.19%) SAP BPC
10 3 (0.19%) SAP CRM
10 3 (0.19%) SAP FI-AR
10 3 (0.19%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.19%) SAP PS
11 2 (0.13%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.45%) SaaS
2 53 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (2.82%) Office 365
4 34 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (1.51%) SuccessFactors
6 16 (1.00%) IaaS
7 14 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.82%) PaaS
9 7 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.19%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.13%) Datadog
12 1 (0.063%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.063%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (5.14%) DNS
2 80 (5.02%) LAN
3 76 (4.77%) VPN
3 76 (4.77%) WAN
4 65 (4.08%) Firewall
5 53 (3.32%) SAN
6 48 (3.01%) TCP/IP
7 32 (2.01%) SSL
8 31 (1.94%) DHCP
9 29 (1.82%) MPLS
10 28 (1.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (1.76%) VLAN
11 26 (1.63%) BGP
11 26 (1.63%) HTTP
11 26 (1.63%) Unified Communications
12 24 (1.51%) LDAP
13 23 (1.44%) OSPF
14 21 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (1.32%) SMTP
14 21 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 45 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
4 32 (2.01%) MySQL
5 30 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 29 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (1.07%) GIS
8 16 (1.00%) Big Data
8 16 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (1.00%) Data Mining
9 15 (0.94%) PowerPivot
10 13 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 11 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (0.63%) MS Access
12 10 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (1.07%) Selenium
2 12 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.69%) JIRA
3 11 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 8 (0.50%) Toad
6 5 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.31%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.31%) LoadRunner
6 5 (0.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (0.31%) Subversion
7 4 (0.25%) JUnit
7 4 (0.25%) SpecFlow
7 4 (0.25%) TestNG
8 3 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.19%) LSMW
8 3 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.13%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.13%) Maven
9 2 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 369 (23.15%) Finance
2 105 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 89 (5.58%) Retail
4 86 (5.40%) Legal
5 74 (4.64%) Banking
6 40 (2.51%) Law
7 34 (2.13%) Publishing
8 21 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.07%) Billing
10 14 (0.88%) Advertising
11 12 (0.75%) German Language
12 11 (0.69%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.56%) Front Office
13 9 (0.56%) Marketing
14 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.31%) Back Office
16 5 (0.31%) Electronics
17 4 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 376 (23.59%) Analyst
2 257 (16.12%) Service Manager
3 131 (8.22%) Support Analyst
4 111 (6.96%) IT Manager
5 106 (6.65%) Service Analyst
6 96 (6.02%) ITIL Manager
7 90 (5.65%) Consultant
8 81 (5.08%) Architect
9 75 (4.71%) Applications Support
10 74 (4.64%) IT Services Manager
11 71 (4.45%) Service Desk Analyst
12 67 (4.20%) Services Delivery Manager
13 66 (4.14%) Delivery Manager
14 58 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 57 (3.58%) ITIL Service Manager
16 52 (3.26%) Applications Support Analyst
17 50 (3.14%) IT Analyst
18 47 (2.95%) Support Engineer
19 45 (2.82%) Team Leader
20 43 (2.70%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (5.33%) .NET
2 56 (3.51%) XML
3 40 (2.51%) Middleware
4 36 (2.26%) Web Services
5 32 (2.01%) .NET Framework
6 30 (1.88%) ASP.NET
7 15 (0.94%) HTML
8 14 (0.88%) CSS
8 14 (0.88%) Spring
9 11 (0.69%) XSL
10 9 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (0.56%) XML Schema
11 7 (0.44%) Ajax
11 7 (0.44%) Hibernate
11 7 (0.44%) J2EE
11 7 (0.44%) jQuery
11 7 (0.44%) MDX
12 6 (0.38%) SOAP
13 5 (0.31%) JDBC
13 5 (0.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 222 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (10.92%) Data Centre
3 161 (10.10%) Management Information System
4 74 (4.64%) CMDB
5 50 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 43 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 35 (2.20%) iPad
8 33 (2.07%) Client/Server
9 28 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
10 24 (1.51%) FMCG
11 22 (1.38%) Driving Licence
11 22 (1.38%) User Experience
12 21 (1.32%) iPhone
12 21 (1.32%) NHS
12 21 (1.32%) Replication
12 21 (1.32%) Statistics
13 20 (1.25%) Smart Meter
14 15 (0.94%) Mainframe
15 14 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 453 (28.42%) Windows
2 193 (12.11%) Windows Server
3 128 (8.03%) Linux
4 102 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 88 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (4.96%) Unix
7 78 (4.89%) Windows 7
8 31 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 28 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 28 (1.76%) Windows XP
10 23 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (1.19%) Solaris
12 12 (0.75%) CentOS
13 10 (0.63%) Windows 10
14 8 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
15 6 (0.38%) AIX
15 6 (0.38%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.25%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.13%) Android
17 2 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1594 (100.00%) ITIL
2 530 (33.25%) Service Management
3 369 (23.15%) Service Delivery
4 311 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 284 (17.82%) Project Management
6 250 (15.68%) ITSM
7 248 (15.56%) Change Management
8 209 (13.11%) Problem Management
9 173 (10.85%) Incident Management
10 146 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 137 (8.59%) Configuration Management
12 126 (7.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 111 (6.96%) Information Security
14 103 (6.46%) Line Management
15 97 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
16 96 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
16 96 (6.02%) Mentoring
17 95 (5.96%) CRM
18 94 (5.90%) Release Management
19 88 (5.52%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (11.86%) SQL
2 68 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 64 (4.02%) Java
4 42 (2.63%) C
5 40 (2.51%) VB
6 39 (2.45%) C#
7 35 (2.20%) JavaScript
8 28 (1.76%) Perl
9 22 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 22 (1.38%) T-SQL
10 18 (1.13%) Python
11 14 (0.88%) Ruby
12 13 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 12 (0.75%) VBScript
14 11 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.69%) VBA
15 9 (0.56%) PHP
16 8 (0.50%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 5 (0.31%) C++
Qualifications
1 272 (17.06%) Degree
2 163 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 158 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 100 (6.27%) SC Cleared
5 97 (6.09%) MCSE
6 88 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
7 70 (4.39%) CISSP
8 66 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
9 55 (3.45%) CCNA
10 51 (3.20%) MCSA
11 50 (3.14%) CISM
12 45 (2.82%) CCNP
13 38 (2.38%) PMI Certification
14 37 (2.32%) CISA
14 37 (2.32%) MCP
15 36 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 32 (2.01%) PMP
17 31 (1.94%) A+ Certification
17 31 (1.94%) MCITP
18 30 (1.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 260 (16.31%) SLA
2 94 (5.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (3.51%) COBIT
4 41 (2.57%) QA
5 32 (2.01%) ISO 9001
6 25 (1.57%) PMBOK
7 23 (1.44%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.63%) ISO27002
9 9 (0.56%) ISO22301
9 9 (0.56%) ISO27005
10 6 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.31%) ISO19770
12 4 (0.25%) GPG13
12 4 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
13 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
14 2 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
15 1 (0.063%) JSP 440
15 1 (0.063%) TickIT
System Software
1 297 (18.63%) Active Directory
2 113 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.51%) vSphere
4 34 (2.13%) XenApp
5 30 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.07%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 10 (0.63%) NFS
9 8 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.50%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.31%) BitLocker
11 5 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.31%) Oracle Clusterware
11 5 (0.31%) Samba
12 4 (0.25%) iptables
12 4 (0.25%) KVM
12 4 (0.25%) Postfix
12 4 (0.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 60 (3.76%) SCCM
2 31 (1.94%) SCOM
3 13 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (0.69%) Nagios
5 9 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.56%) Puppet
6 7 (0.44%) Netcool
6 7 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.44%) WSUS
7 6 (0.38%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.38%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.31%) EdgeSight
8 5 (0.31%) MOM
8 5 (0.31%) Oracle Flashback
8 5 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
9 4 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.25%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 394 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 199 (12.48%) Cisco
3 178 (11.17%) VMware
4 154 (9.66%) Oracle
5 129 (8.09%) Remedy
6 97 (6.09%) HP
7 95 (5.96%) SAP
8 94 (5.90%) Citrix
9 80 (5.02%) ServiceNow
10 58 (3.64%) IBM
11 52 (3.26%) BMC
12 45 (2.82%) NetApp
13 43 (2.70%) Symantec
14 39 (2.45%) CheckPoint
14 39 (2.45%) F5
14 39 (2.45%) Juniper
15 34 (2.13%) Avaya
16 33 (2.07%) Red Hat
17 32 (2.01%) Apple
18 29 (1.82%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + CAR + BONUS + Private Medical + 25 Day Hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £33,333 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Solicitors Regulation Authority
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Hiring People
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Earth Stream Global
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanctuary Housing Association
Salary: From £35,342 to £38,296 per annum 35 Hours Per Week
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
AAP3
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Skye Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago