The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 34 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 14.85% 10.91% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.73% 14.81% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
ITIL
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 81 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.62% 73.64% 62.39%
Number of salaries quoted 143 71 65
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

ITIL
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wakefield region.

ITIL Salary Trend in Wakefield

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Wakefield

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing ITIL 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.

1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
3 15 (28.85%) SLA
3 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
4 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 14 (26.92%) Citrix
4 14 (26.92%) VMware
5 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (21.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
6 11 (21.15%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (21.15%) Symantec
6 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (19.23%) CCNA
8 8 (15.38%) Windows Vista
8 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (13.46%) MS Office
9 7 (13.46%) Cisco
9 7 (13.46%) MCP
10 6 (11.54%) MCSA
10 6 (11.54%) Degree
10 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
11 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
11 5 (9.62%) MCSE
11 5 (9.62%) Management Information System

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.85%) WordPress
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) VoIP
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.85%) Network Security
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) DSL
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) PBX
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) IPsec
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.92%) Back Office
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Analyst
2 22 (42.31%) Service Analyst
2 22 (42.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.85%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Head of IT
6 2 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (1.92%) IT Graduate
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) jQuery
1 2 (3.85%) HTML5
1 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.92%) CSS3
2 1 (1.92%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.92%) Blog
5 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows XP
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Vista
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
3 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.69%) Service Management
4 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 3 (5.77%) Change Control
5 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 2 (3.85%) MVC
6 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.92%) Logistics
7 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Release Management
7 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.92%) Change Management
7 1 (1.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VB
2 2 (3.85%) C#
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (21.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 10 (19.23%) CCNA
2 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.46%) MCP
4 6 (11.54%) MCSA
4 6 (11.54%) Degree
5 5 (9.62%) MCSE
6 4 (7.69%) CCNP
7 3 (5.77%) CCA
8 2 (3.85%) MCDST
8 2 (3.85%) MCTS
9 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Citrix
1 14 (26.92%) VMware
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.15%) Symantec
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 3 (5.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.85%) Remedy
6 2 (3.85%) Lotus
6 2 (3.85%) Apple
6 2 (3.85%) BMC
7 1 (1.92%) NetApp
7 1 (1.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.92%) HP
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.92%) Zoho