The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 7480 8409 9729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.22% 7.76% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.33% 8.87% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5743 6723 7757
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%

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
80212 94769 98685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.12% 87.47% 85.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66110 78292 81104
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL within the UK.

ITIL Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 within the UK.

ITIL Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 6985 £44,000 -2.22% 554
London -2 2248 £49,000 -2.00% 176
South East +2 1440 £45,000 +2.27% 108
North West 0 625 £40,000 - 56
East of England -3 578 £45,000 +5.88% 39
West Midlands +4 574 £42,500 - 37
South West +6 562 £36,500 -10.97% 39
Yorkshire +6 553 £37,500 +1.35% 53
West Yorkshire +9 414 £40,000 +2.56% 40
East Midlands +11 372 £40,000 +23.07% 31
City of London -1 362 £54,500 +3.80% 46
Surrey -3 342 £45,000 +20.00% 23
Manchester -12 314 £40,000 - 32
Berkshire -12 312 £50,000 - 19
Birmingham +5 303 £46,924 +4.27% 10
Leeds +8 288 £40,000 +2.56% 27
Hampshire +7 279 £37,500 -1.31% 37
Bristol +16 166 £44,000 +6.66% 16
Scotland +8 163 £39,000 +11.42% 14
Essex -3 154 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Gloucestershire +10 149 £40,000 -13.04% 4
Bedfordshire +1 142 £48,500 +1.04% 13
Hertfordshire -4 142 £44,000 -4.34% 11
Reading -15 141 £40,000 -20.00% 9
West Sussex +52 140 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Wiltshire +2 136 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Cambridgeshire -1 134 £42,500 - 9
Buckinghamshire +14 132 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Wales +4 124 £30,250 -19.33% 6
Merseyside +1 124 £44,000 +18.91% 6

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ITIL.

1 5289 (33.40%) Windows
2 4612 (29.13%) Microsoft
3 3630 (22.92%) Finance
4 3319 (20.96%) Active Directory
5 3190 (20.15%) Service Management
6 2695 (17.02%) Service Delivery
7 2609 (16.48%) VMware
8 2466 (15.57%) SLA
9 2380 (15.03%) MS Excel
10 2360 (14.90%) SQL
11 2351 (14.85%) Cisco
12 2210 (13.96%) Windows Server
13 2063 (13.03%) Linux
14 2046 (12.92%) Degree
15 2027 (12.80%) Project Management
16 1940 (12.25%) Firewall
17 1929 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
18 1886 (11.91%) ITIL V3
19 1820 (11.49%) ITIL Certification
20 1790 (11.30%) PRINCE2
21 1689 (10.67%) SQL Server
22 1657 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
23 1644 (10.38%) MS Office
24 1621 (10.24%) Change Management
25 1612 (10.18%) Data Centre
26 1461 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
27 1460 (9.22%) Incident Management
28 1382 (8.73%) MS Exchange
28 1382 (8.73%) Citrix
28 1382 (8.73%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1382 (8.73%) MS Exchange
2 900 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 603 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 565 (3.57%) IIS
5 410 (2.59%) Skype for Business
6 331 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 325 (2.05%) Apache
8 261 (1.65%) WebSphere
9 248 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 229 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 201 (1.27%) WebLogic
12 193 (1.22%) JBoss
13 187 (1.18%) CMS
14 115 (0.73%) OpenStack
15 104 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 100 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
17 98 (0.62%) Confluence
18 94 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 87 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
20 86 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2380 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 1644 (10.38%) MS Office
3 304 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 177 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 151 (0.95%) MS Project
6 22 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.076%) Casewise Modeler
8 11 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.044%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.044%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.044%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.025%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.013%) EViews
11 2 (0.013%) Gephi
11 2 (0.013%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.013%) SPSS
12 1 (0.006%) HipChat
12 1 (0.006%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.006%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.006%) Revit
Business Applications
1 203 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 91 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 89 (0.56%) assyst
4 67 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
5 66 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 65 (0.41%) SAP FI
7 60 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
8 54 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 46 (0.29%) SAP CO
9 46 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 39 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
11 34 (0.21%) SAP ERP
12 33 (0.21%) Retail-J
12 33 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
13 32 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
14 27 (0.17%) Magento
14 27 (0.17%) SAP CRM
15 26 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 23 (0.15%) Maximo
17 20 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 989 (6.25%) Office 365
2 704 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 619 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 463 (2.92%) SaaS
5 302 (1.91%) PaaS
6 297 (1.88%) IaaS
7 173 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 92 (0.58%) Mimecast
9 84 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
10 56 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 46 (0.29%) G Suite
12 38 (0.24%) Amazon S3
13 28 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
14 27 (0.17%) OpenShift
15 26 (0.16%) GitHub
16 21 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
17 17 (0.11%) OneDrive
17 17 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 16 (0.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 14 (0.088%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1940 (12.25%) Firewall
2 1245 (7.86%) LAN
3 1244 (7.86%) WAN
4 1048 (6.62%) DNS
5 900 (5.68%) SAN
6 896 (5.66%) VPN
7 846 (5.34%) TCP/IP
8 771 (4.87%) DHCP
9 527 (3.33%) Internet
10 514 (3.25%) Wireless
11 497 (3.14%) VoIP
12 475 (3.00%) Network Security
13 365 (2.31%) MPLS
14 299 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
15 260 (1.64%) BGP
16 256 (1.62%) VLAN
17 246 (1.55%) OSPF
18 243 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
19 220 (1.39%) IP Telephony
20 215 (1.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1689 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 303 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 294 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 290 (1.83%) MySQL
5 255 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 240 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 224 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 192 (1.21%) Relational Database
9 181 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 130 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 128 (0.81%) DB2
12 110 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 103 (0.65%) Big Data
14 96 (0.61%) MongoDB
15 93 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
16 88 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
17 79 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
18 75 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 69 (0.44%) GIS
20 59 (0.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 236 (1.49%) JIRA
2 178 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 164 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 162 (1.02%) Subversion
5 142 (0.90%) Visual Studio
6 112 (0.71%) Git (software)
7 90 (0.57%) TeamCity
8 69 (0.44%) Selenium
9 52 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
10 43 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 39 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
12 38 (0.24%) Eclipse
13 36 (0.23%) Maven
14 32 (0.20%) Ant
14 32 (0.20%) NUnit
15 28 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
16 27 (0.17%) MSTest
17 26 (0.16%) MSI
18 25 (0.16%) Cucumber
19 24 (0.15%) Jasmine
General
1 3630 (22.92%) Finance
2 823 (5.20%) Retail
3 730 (4.61%) Telecoms
4 656 (4.14%) Banking
5 539 (3.40%) Legal
6 368 (2.32%) Law
7 303 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 251 (1.59%) Marketing
9 242 (1.53%) Publishing
10 186 (1.17%) Advertising
11 164 (1.04%) Billing
12 161 (1.02%) Back Office
13 109 (0.69%) German Language
14 101 (0.64%) French Language
15 98 (0.62%) Investment Banking
16 77 (0.49%) Financial Institution
16 77 (0.49%) Front Office
17 54 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 50 (0.32%) Spanish Language
19 44 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3822 (24.14%) Analyst
2 1549 (9.78%) Support Analyst
3 1226 (7.74%) Service Manager
4 1196 (7.55%) Applications Support
5 1126 (7.11%) Service Analyst
6 1087 (6.86%) Support Engineer
7 957 (6.04%) IT Manager
8 880 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 803 (5.07%) Architect
10 724 (4.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 704 (4.45%) IT Support
12 689 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
13 652 (4.12%) IT Analyst
14 600 (3.79%) Network Engineer
15 552 (3.49%) Project Manager
16 531 (3.35%) Consultant
17 527 (3.33%) Administrator
17 527 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
18 511 (3.23%) Team Leader
19 502 (3.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 903 (5.70%) .NET
2 628 (3.97%) Web Services
3 462 (2.92%) XML
4 451 (2.85%) HTML
5 319 (2.01%) CSS
6 308 (1.95%) ASP.NET
7 264 (1.67%) Middleware
8 173 (1.09%) SOAP
9 141 (0.89%) .NET Framework
10 140 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 137 (0.87%) HTML5
12 131 (0.83%) jQuery
13 119 (0.75%) LAMP
14 112 (0.71%) CSS3
15 106 (0.67%) AngularJS
16 94 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 94 (0.59%) REST
16 94 (0.59%) XSLT
17 82 (0.52%) JSON
18 77 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1612 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 1461 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1046 (6.61%) Management Information System
4 562 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 298 (1.88%) Driving Licence
6 286 (1.81%) CMDB
7 249 (1.57%) Blackberry
7 249 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 244 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
9 231 (1.46%) Clustering
10 228 (1.44%) User Experience
11 224 (1.41%) Statistics
12 208 (1.31%) Virtual Team
13 169 (1.07%) Mathematics
14 147 (0.93%) Replication
15 142 (0.90%) PMI
16 128 (0.81%) NHS
17 121 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
18 115 (0.73%) iSeries
19 110 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5289 (33.40%) Windows
2 2210 (13.96%) Windows Server
3 2063 (13.03%) Linux
4 1260 (7.96%) Windows 7
5 1196 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1160 (7.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 974 (6.15%) Unix
8 579 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 434 (2.74%) Windows 10
10 414 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 381 (2.41%) Windows 8
12 303 (1.91%) Solaris
13 182 (1.15%) Windows XP
14 179 (1.13%) CentOS
15 175 (1.11%) Mac OS X
16 170 (1.07%) Apple iOS
17 154 (0.97%) AIX
18 144 (0.91%) Android
19 76 (0.48%) Windows 2000
20 60 (0.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3190 (20.15%) Service Management
2 2695 (17.02%) Service Delivery
3 2027 (12.80%) Project Management
4 1929 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1886 (11.91%) ITIL V3
6 1790 (11.30%) PRINCE2
7 1621 (10.24%) Change Management
8 1460 (9.22%) Incident Management
9 1345 (8.49%) ITSM
10 1273 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 1261 (7.96%) Problem Management
12 1003 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 852 (5.38%) Information Security
14 758 (4.79%) CRM
15 678 (4.28%) Mentoring
16 652 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
17 620 (3.92%) Line Management
18 610 (3.85%) SDLC
19 586 (3.70%) TOGAF
20 583 (3.68%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2360 (14.90%) SQL
2 859 (5.42%) PowerShell
3 590 (3.73%) Java
4 561 (3.54%) C#
5 559 (3.53%) JavaScript
6 341 (2.15%) Python
7 322 (2.03%) C
8 276 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 266 (1.68%) Perl
10 263 (1.66%) Bash Shell
11 227 (1.43%) PHP
12 196 (1.24%) Ruby
12 196 (1.24%) T-SQL
13 130 (0.82%) PL/SQL
14 125 (0.79%) VB
15 119 (0.75%) VBScript
16 87 (0.55%) VBA
17 86 (0.54%) XPath
18 73 (0.46%) VB.NET
19 60 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 2046 (12.92%) Degree
2 1820 (11.49%) ITIL Certification
3 1382 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
4 1354 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1197 (7.56%) Security Cleared
6 964 (6.09%) CCNA
7 817 (5.16%) MCSE
8 691 (4.36%) SC Cleared
9 682 (4.31%) CCNP
10 580 (3.66%) CISSP
11 475 (3.00%) MCSA
12 430 (2.72%) CISM
13 399 (2.52%) MCP
14 384 (2.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 351 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 346 (2.19%) MCITP
17 339 (2.14%) DV Cleared
18 319 (2.01%) PMI Certification
19 291 (1.84%) ISEB
20 254 (1.60%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2466 (15.57%) SLA
2 782 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 533 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 478 (3.02%) QA
5 397 (2.51%) COBIT
6 150 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 84 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 77 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 71 (0.45%) ISO 9001
10 48 (0.30%) ISO27002
11 45 (0.28%) ISO22301
12 39 (0.25%) ISO27005
13 21 (0.13%) HL7
14 20 (0.13%) HIPAA
15 18 (0.11%) DICOM
15 18 (0.11%) ISO 9000
16 17 (0.11%) COSO
16 17 (0.11%) GPG13
17 16 (0.10%) PMBOK
18 15 (0.095%) ISO19770
System Software
1 3319 (20.96%) Active Directory
2 1657 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 837 (5.29%) Hyper-V
4 510 (3.22%) vSphere
5 335 (2.12%) XenApp
6 240 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 160 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
8 148 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 134 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 129 (0.81%) XenServer
11 107 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
12 102 (0.64%) Firmware
13 100 (0.63%) Xen
14 88 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
15 77 (0.49%) Terminal Services
16 68 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
17 67 (0.42%) vCloud
18 61 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
19 55 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 52 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 951 (6.01%) SCCM
2 441 (2.78%) SCOM
3 394 (2.49%) Puppet
4 264 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 192 (1.21%) WSUS
6 191 (1.21%) Nagios
7 163 (1.03%) NetBackup
8 139 (0.88%) Tivoli
9 122 (0.77%) AirWatch
10 116 (0.73%) Ansible
11 101 (0.64%) SCVMM
12 90 (0.57%) Backup Exec
13 86 (0.54%) Cobbler
14 73 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
15 66 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
16 59 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
17 56 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
18 55 (0.35%) Data Guard
19 53 (0.33%) Control-M
20 52 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4612 (29.13%) Microsoft
2 2609 (16.48%) VMware
3 2351 (14.85%) Cisco
4 1382 (8.73%) Citrix
5 1350 (8.53%) Oracle
6 1065 (6.73%) HP
7 626 (3.95%) CheckPoint
8 560 (3.54%) Red Hat
9 553 (3.49%) SAP
10 482 (3.04%) ServiceNow
11 472 (2.98%) IBM
12 454 (2.87%) Juniper
13 449 (2.84%) NetApp
14 380 (2.40%) F5
15 350 (2.21%) EMC
16 302 (1.91%) SolarWinds
17 297 (1.88%) Remedy
18 281 (1.77%) Dell
19 247 (1.56%) Apple
20 202 (1.28%) Avaya
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £38500 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ebury
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 20 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Computer People
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 20 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago