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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 81 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.92% 8.62% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.04% 11.22% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 5
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £37,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £62,000 £65,000
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
449 294 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.69% 76.76% 81.33%
Number of salaries quoted 312 218 199
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £59,000
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 22 September 2014.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Watford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (47.31%) Finance
2 77 (46.11%) Microsoft
3 76 (45.51%) Retail
4 65 (38.92%) Windows
5 54 (32.34%) Change Management
6 52 (31.14%) Linux
7 48 (28.74%) E-Commerce
8 47 (28.14%) VMware
9 46 (27.54%) Manufacturing
10 40 (23.95%) Firewall
10 40 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (23.35%) LAN
11 39 (23.35%) WAN
12 38 (22.75%) Mentoring
13 35 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (20.96%) MS Office
13 35 (20.96%) Active Directory
14 34 (20.36%) Cisco
15 33 (19.76%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (19.16%) UNIX
17 31 (18.56%) SQL
17 31 (18.56%) Oracle
17 31 (18.56%) Degree
18 30 (17.96%) MS Excel
19 29 (17.37%) Problem Management
20 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
20 28 (16.77%) CheckPoint
21 27 (16.17%) Project Management
22 26 (15.57%) IBM
22 26 (15.57%) MS Exchange

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (15.57%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.97%) Lync
3 23 (13.77%) IIS
4 22 (13.17%) Tomcat
5 21 (12.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 21 (12.57%) WebSphere
5 21 (12.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 20 (11.98%) MQSeries
7 13 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.20%) Apache
11 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.60%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.60%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 35 (20.96%) MS Office
2 30 (17.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.99%) MS Project
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.77%) PaaS
2 14 (8.38%) IaaS
3 9 (5.39%) Office 365
4 6 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.95%) Firewall
2 39 (23.35%) LAN
2 39 (23.35%) WAN
3 26 (15.57%) HTTP
4 20 (11.98%) DNS
4 20 (11.98%) FTP
5 16 (9.58%) DHCP
5 16 (9.58%) VoIP
6 15 (8.98%) VPN
7 14 (8.38%) MPLS
8 12 (7.19%) Unified Communications
9 10 (5.99%) SAN
10 9 (5.39%) Network Security
11 8 (4.79%) TCP/IP
12 6 (3.59%) VLAN
12 6 (3.59%) ISDN
12 6 (3.59%) PBX
13 5 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.99%) IP Telephony
14 3 (1.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) DB2
2 6 (3.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
General
1 79 (47.31%) Finance
2 76 (45.51%) Retail
3 46 (27.54%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.20%) Law
7 1 (0.60%) Games
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (29.94%) Analyst
2 27 (16.17%) Support Analyst
3 20 (11.98%) Architect
3 20 (11.98%) Operations Analyst
4 19 (11.38%) Operations Support Analyst
5 17 (10.18%) Service Manager
6 16 (9.58%) IT Architect
7 10 (5.99%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (5.99%) Service Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Services Delivery Manager
8 9 (5.39%) Administrator
8 9 (5.39%) Incident Manager
9 8 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (4.79%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (4.19%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (3.59%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 6 (3.59%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 6 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.57%) Middleware
1 21 (12.57%) J2EE
2 20 (11.98%) JDBC
3 6 (3.59%) HTML
3 6 (3.59%) CSS
4 2 (1.20%) COM
5 1 (0.60%) JSP
5 1 (0.60%) SOAP
5 1 (0.60%) Web Services
5 1 (0.60%) .NET
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.60%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.60%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.60%) REST
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.38%) Management Information System
3 16 (9.58%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.19%) Mathematics
4 12 (7.19%) Handset
5 4 (2.40%) PMI
6 3 (1.80%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.80%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.80%) FMCG
6 3 (1.80%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) Economics
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
7 2 (1.20%) CMDB
7 2 (1.20%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.60%) EPoS
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) Replication
8 1 (0.60%) Clustering
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.92%) Windows
2 52 (31.14%) Linux
3 32 (19.16%) UNIX
4 25 (14.97%) AIX
5 21 (12.57%) Solaris
5 21 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (8.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (6.59%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.19%) Windows Vista
11 6 (3.59%) VMS
12 2 (1.20%) HPUX
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.34%) Change Management
2 48 (28.74%) E-Commerce
3 38 (22.75%) Mentoring
4 29 (17.37%) Problem Management
5 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
6 27 (16.17%) Project Management
7 22 (13.17%) Service Delivery
7 22 (13.17%) Information Security
8 20 (11.98%) Coaching
9 19 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.98%) Service Management
11 13 (7.78%) Time Management
11 13 (7.78%) Performance Management
12 12 (7.19%) Incident Management
13 11 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (5.99%) Migration
15 9 (5.39%) Network Management
16 7 (4.19%) Programme Management
16 7 (4.19%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 31 (18.56%) SQL
2 22 (13.17%) Bash Shell
3 21 (12.57%) Perl
3 21 (12.57%) Java
4 12 (7.19%) C
5 6 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.99%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.60%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) AWK
9 1 (0.60%) Jython
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) sed
Qualifications
1 33 (19.76%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (18.56%) Degree
3 22 (13.17%) CCNA
4 16 (9.58%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.79%) CCIE
5 8 (4.79%) CCNP
6 7 (4.19%) MCSE
6 7 (4.19%) MCSA
7 6 (3.59%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.40%) ISEB
10 3 (1.80%) MCP
10 3 (1.80%) PMP
10 3 (1.80%) MCITP
10 3 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.60%) CCSA
11 1 (0.60%) MCTS
11 1 (0.60%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.58%) SLA
2 12 (7.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (23.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (20.96%) Active Directory
3 19 (11.38%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.19%) VMware ESX
4 12 (7.19%) Terminal Services
5 8 (4.79%) vSphere
6 6 (3.59%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (1.80%) XenApp
9 3 (1.80%) XenServer
9 3 (1.80%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.20%) vCloud
10 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.60%) Samba
11 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.60%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) Tivoli
1 3 (1.80%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (1.80%) 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
3 1 (0.60%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (46.11%) Microsoft
2 47 (28.14%) VMware
3 34 (20.36%) Cisco
4 31 (18.56%) Oracle
5 28 (16.77%) CheckPoint
6 26 (15.57%) IBM
7 24 (14.37%) HP
8 18 (10.78%) Red Hat
9 16 (9.58%) ProCurve
10 8 (4.79%) Citrix
11 7 (4.19%) Dell
12 6 (3.59%) Demandware
12 6 (3.59%) Aruba
12 6 (3.59%) Fortinet
12 6 (3.59%) Mitel
13 5 (2.99%) Business Objects
13 5 (2.99%) Meru Networks
14 4 (2.40%) Rackspace
15 3 (1.80%) NetApp
15 3 (1.80%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £30000 per annum - Full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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