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 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)
Rank 17 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 74 51 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.15% 13.75% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.13% 17.35% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 44 25 21
Average salary £46,250 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.18% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £69,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
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
489 294 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.30% 79.25% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 352 218 274
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Watford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 66 (43.71%) Windows
2 56 (37.09%) Microsoft
3 55 (36.42%) Finance
4 53 (35.10%) SQL
5 47 (31.13%) Retail
6 45 (29.80%) Linux
7 42 (27.81%) E-Commerce
8 38 (25.17%) UNIX
9 37 (24.50%) IBM
9 37 (24.50%) Problem Management
10 35 (23.18%) PRINCE2
10 35 (23.18%) Change Management
11 34 (22.52%) HTTP
12 32 (21.19%) Java
12 32 (21.19%) J2EE
12 32 (21.19%) Oracle
12 32 (21.19%) DB2
13 30 (19.87%) MS Office
14 28 (18.54%) Active Directory
14 28 (18.54%) Mentoring
15 27 (17.88%) VMware
15 27 (17.88%) Degree
16 26 (17.22%) MS Exchange
17 25 (16.56%) WAN
18 24 (15.89%) Service Delivery
19 23 (15.23%) Tomcat
19 23 (15.23%) SLA
19 23 (15.23%) Manufacturing
19 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (14.57%) PL/SQL

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (17.22%) MS Exchange
2 23 (15.23%) Tomcat
3 22 (14.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 22 (14.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 22 (14.57%) WebSphere
4 21 (13.91%) IIS
5 20 (13.25%) MQSeries
6 11 (7.28%) Apache Solr
6 11 (7.28%) Lync
7 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (3.31%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.99%) WorkSite
11 3 (1.99%) Apache
12 2 (1.32%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.32%) JBoss
12 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (1.32%) iPlanet
Applications
1 30 (19.87%) MS Office
2 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Agresso
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.28%) PaaS
2 7 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.97%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.52%) HTTP
2 25 (16.56%) WAN
3 21 (13.91%) Firewall
4 20 (13.25%) FTP
4 20 (13.25%) DNS
5 18 (11.92%) LAN
6 14 (9.27%) VoIP
6 14 (9.27%) Unified Communications
7 13 (8.61%) DHCP
8 12 (7.95%) TCP/IP
8 12 (7.95%) VPN
9 10 (6.62%) MPLS
10 6 (3.97%) ISDN
10 6 (3.97%) PBX
10 6 (3.97%) VLAN
11 5 (3.31%) Network Security
12 4 (2.65%) SAN
13 3 (1.99%) OSPF
13 3 (1.99%) BGP
13 3 (1.99%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.19%) DB2
2 6 (3.97%) QlikView
3 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 55 (36.42%) Finance
2 47 (31.13%) Retail
3 23 (15.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.99%) Law
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.14%) Analyst
2 27 (17.88%) Support Analyst
3 19 (12.58%) Operations Analyst
3 19 (12.58%) Operations Support Analyst
4 15 (9.93%) Service Manager
5 14 (9.27%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.95%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (7.95%) Delivery Manager
7 11 (7.28%) Support Manager
7 11 (7.28%) Incident Manager
7 11 (7.28%) Developer
8 10 (6.62%) Architect
8 10 (6.62%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (5.96%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (5.96%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.64%) Administrator
12 6 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (3.97%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.19%) J2EE
2 22 (14.57%) Middleware
3 20 (13.25%) JDBC
4 12 (7.95%) CSS
4 12 (7.95%) HTML
5 3 (1.99%) .NET
5 3 (1.99%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.99%) SAP Business Workflow
6 2 (1.32%) Web Services
6 2 (1.32%) COM
6 2 (1.32%) jQuery
7 1 (0.66%) JSP
7 1 (0.66%) SOAP
7 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (0.66%) HTML5
7 1 (0.66%) REST
7 1 (0.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.30%) Handset
4 7 (4.64%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.97%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.65%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.65%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.99%) Economics
7 3 (1.99%) Open Source
7 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.32%) FMCG
8 2 (1.32%) Blog
8 2 (1.32%) Statistics
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) PMI
8 2 (1.32%) EPoS
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.66%) Online Games
9 1 (0.66%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (43.71%) Windows
2 45 (29.80%) Linux
3 38 (25.17%) UNIX
4 22 (14.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (13.91%) AIX
5 21 (13.91%) Solaris
6 20 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.61%) Windows XP
9 12 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (5.96%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.97%) VMS
12 3 (1.99%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.99%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.66%) Android
13 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.81%) E-Commerce
2 37 (24.50%) Problem Management
3 35 (23.18%) PRINCE2
3 35 (23.18%) Change Management
4 28 (18.54%) Mentoring
5 24 (15.89%) Service Delivery
6 22 (14.57%) Time Management
7 21 (13.91%) Performance Management
8 18 (11.92%) Project Management
9 17 (11.26%) Service Management
9 17 (11.26%) Coaching
10 16 (10.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (9.27%) QMS
11 14 (9.27%) Incident Management
11 14 (9.27%) Quality Management
12 11 (7.28%) Network Management
13 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
13 10 (6.62%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.62%) Systems Analysis
13 10 (6.62%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (35.10%) SQL
2 32 (21.19%) Java
3 22 (14.57%) PL/SQL
4 21 (13.91%) Bash Shell
4 21 (13.91%) Perl
5 13 (8.61%) JavaScript
6 12 (7.95%) C
7 3 (1.99%) C#
8 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.66%) Jython
9 1 (0.66%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (17.88%) Degree
2 22 (14.57%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.65%) CCNP
5 4 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.99%) CCNA
7 2 (1.32%) CCIE
7 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.32%) PMP
7 2 (1.32%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.66%) MCDST
8 1 (0.66%) MCP
8 1 (0.66%) MCSE
8 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.23%) SLA
2 14 (9.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (6.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.32%) BS25999
System Software
1 28 (18.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (15.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.95%) Terminal Services
4 8 (5.30%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.64%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.97%) vSphere
6 6 (3.97%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.65%) vCloud
8 3 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.99%) XenApp
8 3 (1.99%) XenServer
8 3 (1.99%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.66%) NFS
10 1 (0.66%) Firmware
10 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.66%) Xen
10 1 (0.66%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) BMC Performance Manager
1 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.66%) WSUS
2 1 (0.66%) SCCM
2 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.66%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (37.09%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.50%) IBM
3 32 (21.19%) Oracle
4 27 (17.88%) VMware
5 12 (7.95%) Cisco
6 11 (7.28%) Sun
7 10 (6.62%) Business Objects
8 9 (5.96%) CheckPoint
9 8 (5.30%) Citrix
9 8 (5.30%) HP
10 4 (2.65%) SAP
11 3 (1.99%) Dell
11 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.99%) Kofax
11 3 (1.99%) Nintex
12 2 (1.32%) Meru Networks
12 2 (1.32%) Aruba
12 2 (1.32%) Mitel
12 2 (1.32%) Altiris
12 2 (1.32%) Fortinet
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton / Hertfordshire / Bedfordshire / St Albans /...
Vadis People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: 10% bonus scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago