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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 78 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.58% 7.73% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.53% 10.26% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 8
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £39,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
445 273 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.18% 75.41% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 310 198 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Watford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (51.68%) Microsoft
2 75 (50.34%) Finance
2 75 (50.34%) Retail
3 60 (40.27%) Windows
4 50 (33.56%) Linux
5 48 (32.21%) Change Management
6 46 (30.87%) E-Commerce
7 44 (29.53%) Manufacturing
7 44 (29.53%) VMware
8 39 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 38 (25.50%) LAN
9 38 (25.50%) WAN
10 37 (24.83%) Firewall
11 34 (22.82%) MS Excel
12 33 (22.15%) MS Office
13 32 (21.48%) Cisco
13 32 (21.48%) Active Directory
14 31 (20.81%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (19.46%) Degree
16 28 (18.79%) CheckPoint
16 28 (18.79%) UNIX
17 27 (18.12%) Project Management
17 27 (18.12%) Problem Management
18 26 (17.45%) PRINCE2
19 25 (16.78%) Lync
20 24 (16.11%) HP
20 24 (16.11%) SQL
20 24 (16.11%) Oracle
20 24 (16.11%) HTTP
21 23 (15.44%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (16.78%) Lync
2 23 (15.44%) MS Exchange
3 21 (14.09%) IIS
4 20 (13.42%) Tomcat
5 19 (12.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 19 (12.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 19 (12.75%) WebSphere
6 18 (12.08%) MQSeries
7 12 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (2.01%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.34%) Apache
11 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.67%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (22.82%) MS Excel
2 33 (22.15%) MS Office
3 7 (4.70%) MS Project
4 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.44%) PaaS
2 14 (9.40%) IaaS
3 9 (6.04%) Office 365
4 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.50%) LAN
1 38 (25.50%) WAN
2 37 (24.83%) Firewall
3 24 (16.11%) HTTP
4 19 (12.75%) DNS
5 18 (12.08%) FTP
6 16 (10.74%) DHCP
7 13 (8.72%) VoIP
7 13 (8.72%) VPN
8 12 (8.05%) MPLS
9 10 (6.71%) SAN
10 9 (6.04%) Network Security
11 7 (4.70%) Unified Communications
11 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
12 6 (4.03%) PBX
12 6 (4.03%) ISDN
12 6 (4.03%) VLAN
13 5 (3.36%) IP Telephony
13 5 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (2.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.75%) DB2
2 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.67%) MySQL
General
1 75 (50.34%) Finance
1 75 (50.34%) Retail
2 44 (29.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.68%) Legal
5 2 (1.34%) Law
5 2 (1.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (28.86%) Analyst
2 25 (16.78%) Support Analyst
3 20 (13.42%) Architect
4 18 (12.08%) Operations Analyst
5 17 (11.41%) Operations Support Analyst
5 17 (11.41%) Service Manager
6 16 (10.74%) IT Architect
7 11 (7.38%) Delivery Manager
7 11 (7.38%) Services Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.71%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.37%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.37%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.70%) Incident Manager
11 6 (4.03%) Support Manager
11 6 (4.03%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Technical Support
11 6 (4.03%) Server Support
11 6 (4.03%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.75%) J2EE
1 19 (12.75%) Middleware
2 18 (12.08%) JDBC
3 2 (1.34%) COM
4 1 (0.67%) CSS
4 1 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) JSP
4 1 (0.67%) SOAP
4 1 (0.67%) Web Services
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 16 (10.74%) Visualisation
3 12 (8.05%) Handset
3 12 (8.05%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.36%) FMCG
5 4 (2.68%) PMI
6 3 (2.01%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.01%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.01%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.34%) Statistics
7 2 (1.34%) CMDB
7 2 (1.34%) Economics
7 2 (1.34%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.34%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.67%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Replication
8 1 (0.67%) Firmware
8 1 (0.67%) Online Games
8 1 (0.67%) Open Source
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 60 (40.27%) Windows
2 50 (33.56%) Linux
3 28 (18.79%) UNIX
4 23 (15.44%) AIX
5 19 (12.75%) Solaris
6 18 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (6.71%) Windows XP
11 6 (4.03%) VMS
11 6 (4.03%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.34%) HPUX
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (32.21%) Change Management
2 46 (30.87%) E-Commerce
3 27 (18.12%) Project Management
3 27 (18.12%) Problem Management
4 26 (17.45%) PRINCE2
5 22 (14.77%) Information Security
6 16 (10.74%) Service Delivery
7 14 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.38%) Time Management
8 11 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.71%) Service Management
9 10 (6.71%) Migration
9 10 (6.71%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.04%) Performance Management
11 7 (4.70%) Network Management
11 7 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (4.70%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.03%) Business Transformation
12 6 (4.03%) Release Management
13 5 (3.36%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.11%) SQL
2 20 (13.42%) Bash Shell
3 19 (12.75%) Java
3 19 (12.75%) Perl
4 12 (8.05%) C
5 4 (2.68%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.67%) sed
7 1 (0.67%) AWK
7 1 (0.67%) Jython
7 1 (0.67%) Ruby
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (20.81%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (19.46%) Degree
3 22 (14.77%) CCNA
4 16 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (5.37%) CCIE
6 7 (4.70%) MCSE
6 7 (4.70%) MCSA
7 6 (4.03%) CCNP
7 6 (4.03%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.68%) ISEB
8 4 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.01%) PMP
9 3 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.01%) MCP
9 3 (2.01%) MCITP
10 1 (0.67%) MCTS
10 1 (0.67%) CCSA
10 1 (0.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) SLA
2 10 (6.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (21.48%) Active Directory
3 19 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.05%) Terminal Services
4 12 (8.05%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.70%) vSphere
6 6 (4.03%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (2.01%) XenApp
9 3 (2.01%) XenServer
9 3 (2.01%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.34%) vCloud
11 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.67%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.34%) PureDisk
2 2 (1.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.67%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (51.68%) Microsoft
2 44 (29.53%) VMware
3 32 (21.48%) Cisco
4 28 (18.79%) CheckPoint
5 24 (16.11%) Oracle
5 24 (16.11%) HP
6 22 (14.77%) IBM
7 18 (12.08%) Red Hat
8 16 (10.74%) ProCurve
9 7 (4.70%) Dell
10 6 (4.03%) Citrix
10 6 (4.03%) Fortinet
10 6 (4.03%) Mitel
10 6 (4.03%) Aruba
10 6 (4.03%) Demandware
11 5 (3.36%) Meru Networks
12 4 (2.68%) Rackspace
13 3 (2.01%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.01%) NetApp
13 3 (2.01%) EMC
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