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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 2.47% 8.89% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 11.43% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £20,750 £43,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.57% +48.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £34,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £59,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £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 35 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.37% 77.78% 81.65%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 88
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,145 £30,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CommVault
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR