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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 7 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.80% 8.00% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.07% 14.29% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £21,000 £21,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
58 126 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.31% 56.00% 74.31%
Number of salaries quoted 57 93 78
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 12 (54.55%) Service Management
5 11 (50.00%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
6 10 (45.45%) MS Office
6 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
7 8 (36.36%) MCDST
7 8 (36.36%) Cisco
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Internet
7 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 8 (36.36%) MCP
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 7 (31.82%) Citrix
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) Change Management
10 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (18.18%) .NET
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (13.64%) REST
11 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (13.64%) LINQ
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) DTS
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Server Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) Ajax
3 3 (13.64%) LINQ
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Service Management
2 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Line Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCP
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (36.36%) MCDST
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Juniper