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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 62 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.97% 1.62% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.28% 4.26% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £50,000 £68,750 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +219.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
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
191 141 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.36% 38.01% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 160 131 97
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 4 (18.18%) Line Management
7 4 (18.18%) Coaching
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (9.09%) SLA
9 2 (9.09%) EPoS
9 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 2 (9.09%) Retail
9 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 2 (9.09%) Statistics
9 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.55%) SQL
10 1 (4.55%) Windows
10 1 (4.55%) CRM
10 1 (4.55%) SharePoint

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Agresso
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Programme Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (22.73%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Programme Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior IT Programme Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) EPoS
2 2 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 4 (18.18%) Line Management
5 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) Mitel
2 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
2 1 (4.55%) Aruba
2 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.55%) Meru Networks
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco