The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 55 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% 0.18% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 0.70% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -47.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
ITIL Certification
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 142 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.93% 26.10% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 101 102 205
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Watford

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

ITIL Certification Salary Trend in Watford

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Statistics
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (8.33%) CLAS
5 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
5 1 (8.33%) Nessus
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (8.33%) CISMP
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Windows

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Unix Support
3 5 (41.67%) Applications Support
3 5 (41.67%) Customer Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Customer Support Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Customer Support
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
4 4 (33.33%) Mainframe Support
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Unix Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Product Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Products Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Unix Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Statistics
2 4 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISMP
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
1 1 (8.33%) Sophos
1 1 (8.33%) VMware