The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.70% 4.17% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 5.66% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £24,000 £20,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
ITIL
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 77.03% 73.61% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 56 43 42
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,145 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

ITIL
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Wigan

ITIL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP