The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 79 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.58% 9.04% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.83% 11.60% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 8 5
Average salary £42,500 £41,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.79% +39.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,675 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £61,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ITIL
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
443 293 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.73% 77.93% 79.18%
Number of salaries quoted 314 215 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ITIL
Salary Trend in Watford

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Watford

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Watford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 79 (47.59%) Finance
2 73 (43.98%) Retail
2 73 (43.98%) Microsoft
3 63 (37.95%) Windows
4 48 (28.92%) E-Commerce
4 48 (28.92%) Change Management
5 47 (28.31%) Linux
6 46 (27.71%) Manufacturing
6 46 (27.71%) VMware
7 40 (24.10%) Firewall
7 40 (24.10%) WAN
8 39 (23.49%) LAN
8 39 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (22.29%) Mentoring
10 36 (21.69%) Active Directory
11 33 (19.88%) MS Office
12 32 (19.28%) Cisco
13 31 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
14 29 (17.47%) PRINCE2
14 29 (17.47%) UNIX
14 29 (17.47%) SQL
14 29 (17.47%) Oracle
14 29 (17.47%) Degree
15 28 (16.87%) MS Exchange
16 27 (16.27%) Project Management
16 27 (16.27%) Problem Management
17 26 (15.66%) CheckPoint
17 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
17 26 (15.66%) HTTP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 28 (16.87%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.06%) Lync
3 23 (13.86%) IIS
4 22 (13.25%) Tomcat
5 21 (12.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (12.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 21 (12.65%) WebSphere
6 20 (12.05%) MQSeries
7 15 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.20%) Apache
10 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.60%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.60%) iPlanet
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.60%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (19.88%) MS Office
2 26 (15.66%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.01%) MS Project
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (12.65%) PaaS
2 14 (8.43%) IaaS
3 9 (5.42%) Office 365
4 6 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.10%) Firewall
1 40 (24.10%) WAN
2 39 (23.49%) LAN
3 26 (15.66%) HTTP
4 22 (13.25%) DNS
5 20 (12.05%) FTP
6 18 (10.84%) VoIP
7 16 (9.64%) DHCP
8 15 (9.04%) VPN
9 14 (8.43%) MPLS
10 12 (7.23%) Unified Communications
11 10 (6.02%) TCP/IP
11 10 (6.02%) SAN
12 9 (5.42%) Network Security
13 6 (3.61%) VLAN
13 6 (3.61%) PBX
13 6 (3.61%) ISDN
14 5 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (3.01%) IP Telephony
15 3 (1.81%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.65%) DB2
2 6 (3.61%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.60%) MySQL
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 79 (47.59%) Finance
2 73 (43.98%) Retail
3 46 (27.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.41%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (28.92%) Analyst
2 27 (16.27%) Support Analyst
3 20 (12.05%) Operations Analyst
4 19 (11.45%) Operations Support Analyst
5 18 (10.84%) Architect
6 17 (10.24%) Service Manager
7 14 (8.43%) IT Architect
8 10 (6.02%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.02%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Incident Manager
9 9 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.42%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (4.82%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.82%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.22%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.22%) Administrator
12 6 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 6 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.65%) J2EE
1 21 (12.65%) Middleware
2 20 (12.05%) JDBC
3 7 (4.22%) HTML
3 7 (4.22%) CSS
4 3 (1.81%) X-Windows
5 2 (1.20%) COM
6 1 (0.60%) JSP
6 1 (0.60%) SOAP
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.60%) .NET
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.24%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.04%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.23%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.23%) Handset
5 5 (3.01%) PMI
6 3 (1.81%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.81%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.81%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) FMCG
7 2 (1.20%) CMDB
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
7 2 (1.20%) Economics
7 2 (1.20%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.20%) EPoS
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) Online Games
8 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 63 (37.95%) Windows
2 47 (28.31%) Linux
3 29 (17.47%) UNIX
4 23 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (13.25%) AIX
6 21 (12.65%) Solaris
7 20 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (7.23%) Windows XP
9 12 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (5.42%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.61%) VMS
12 3 (1.81%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.20%) HPUX
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.92%) E-Commerce
1 48 (28.92%) Change Management
2 37 (22.29%) Mentoring
3 29 (17.47%) PRINCE2
4 27 (16.27%) Project Management
4 27 (16.27%) Problem Management
5 23 (13.86%) Service Delivery
6 20 (12.05%) Information Security
6 20 (12.05%) Coaching
7 19 (11.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (10.24%) Service Management
9 15 (9.04%) Performance Management
10 11 (6.63%) Time Management
10 11 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.02%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (5.42%) Programme Management
12 9 (5.42%) Migration
12 9 (5.42%) Network Management
13 7 (4.22%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.47%) SQL
2 22 (13.25%) Bash Shell
3 21 (12.65%) Perl
3 21 (12.65%) Java
4 12 (7.23%) C
5 7 (4.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.60%) AWK
8 1 (0.60%) Jython
8 1 (0.60%) Ruby
8 1 (0.60%) sed
Qualifications
1 31 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (17.47%) Degree
3 20 (12.05%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (12.05%) CCNA
4 8 (4.82%) CCIE
4 8 (4.82%) CCNP
5 6 (3.61%) MCSE
5 6 (3.61%) MCSA
5 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.61%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.81%) PMP
8 3 (1.81%) ISEB
9 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.20%) MCITP
9 2 (1.20%) MCP
10 1 (0.60%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.04%) SLA
2 13 (7.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) BS25999
System Software
1 39 (23.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (21.69%) Active Directory
3 19 (11.45%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.23%) Terminal Services
5 11 (6.63%) VMware ESX
6 9 (5.42%) vSphere
7 6 (3.61%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.81%) XenApp
8 3 (1.81%) XenServer
8 3 (1.81%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.20%) vCloud
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.60%) Firmware
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.60%) Samba
10 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (1.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.20%) PureDisk
2 2 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.20%) SCCM
2 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.60%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (43.98%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.71%) VMware
3 32 (19.28%) Cisco
4 29 (17.47%) Oracle
5 26 (15.66%) CheckPoint
6 25 (15.06%) IBM
7 23 (13.86%) HP
8 16 (9.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (9.64%) ProCurve
9 8 (4.82%) Citrix
10 6 (3.61%) Demandware
10 6 (3.61%) Aruba
10 6 (3.61%) Mitel
10 6 (3.61%) Fortinet
10 6 (3.61%) Business Objects
10 6 (3.61%) Dell
11 5 (3.01%) Meru Networks
12 4 (2.41%) Rackspace
13 3 (1.81%) EMC
13 3 (1.81%) NetApp
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