Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 126 217 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 14.27% 15.08% 14.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.03% 16.40% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 119 281 316
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% -

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 786 1,323 1,602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.01% 91.94% 90.20%
Number of salaries quoted 721 1,153 1,442
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £78,750 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.86% +0.76% -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 55 £50,000 +17.65% 5
Bedford +2 35 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Dunstable -12 7 £48,500 -5.37%
Shefford - 5 £42,500 - 1
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 45 (35.71%) Change Management
2 42 (33.33%) Windows
3 38 (30.16%) ITIL Certification
4 31 (24.60%) Problem Management
5 30 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 29 (23.02%) Release Management
6 29 (23.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (23.02%) Service Delivery
7 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 24 (19.05%) Service Management
8 24 (19.05%) Finance
9 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (17.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (15.87%) Degree
11 20 (15.87%) VMware
12 19 (15.08%) SLA
12 19 (15.08%) Presales
13 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (14.29%) Office 365
14 17 (13.49%) Marketing
14 17 (13.49%) CCNA
14 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
14 17 (13.49%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (13.49%) Data Centre
15 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (13.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) EngageOne
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Exstream
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.29%) Office 365
2 16 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (7.94%) SaaS
5 2 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.59%) GitHub
5 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.59%) Serverless
6 1 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.90%) Firewall
2 14 (11.11%) WAN
3 11 (8.73%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (8.73%) LAN
4 10 (7.94%) Internet
5 9 (7.14%) SAN
6 7 (5.56%) VLAN
7 6 (4.76%) DHCP
7 6 (4.76%) DNS
7 6 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.17%) Wireless
9 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.79%) ATM
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.79%) FCoE
10 1 (0.79%) Intranet
10 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (19.05%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Marketing
3 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.76%) Dutch Language
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.59%) Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Change Manager
2 18 (14.29%) Problem Manager
3 14 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 12 (9.52%) Security Manager
4 12 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) IT Manager
6 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) IT Support
6 10 (7.94%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Head of Managed Services
7 9 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
7 9 (7.14%) Service Manager
8 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
11 5 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.56%) .NET
1 7 (5.56%) REST
1 7 (5.56%) Web Services
2 5 (3.97%) SOAP
3 3 (2.38%) JSON
4 2 (1.59%) Flash
5 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.79%) J2EE
5 1 (0.79%) Java EE
5 1 (0.79%) RESTful
5 1 (0.79%) Spring
5 1 (0.79%) XML
5 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.32%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.52%) Fintech
4 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.59%) iPad
7 2 (1.59%) iSeries
7 2 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (33.33%) Windows
2 30 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 22 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.35%) Linux
6 7 (5.56%) Solaris
7 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.59%) CentOS
8 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.59%) Unix
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.71%) Change Management
2 31 (24.60%) Problem Management
3 29 (23.02%) Release Management
3 29 (23.02%) Service Delivery
4 24 (19.05%) Service Management
5 22 (17.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (15.08%) Presales
7 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.11%) Project Management
9 13 (10.32%) Security Management
10 12 (9.52%) Business Development
10 12 (9.52%) Case Management
10 12 (9.52%) Compliance Audit
10 12 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (9.52%) Information Security
11 11 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (8.73%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (7.94%) IT Strategy
13 9 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
13 9 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.56%) SQL
3 6 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.59%) Python
4 2 (1.59%) Ruby
4 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (30.16%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (18.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (15.87%) Degree
4 17 (13.49%) CCNA
4 17 (13.49%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (8.73%) MCITP
5 11 (8.73%) MCP
6 6 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (4.76%) MCSA
7 5 (3.97%) CCNP
7 5 (3.97%) CISSP
7 5 (3.97%) MCSE
8 4 (3.17%) CISA
8 4 (3.17%) CISM
9 2 (1.59%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.79%) CRISC
10 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.79%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (23.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (15.08%) SLA
3 11 (8.73%) ISO 9001
4 10 (7.94%) GDPR
5 7 (5.56%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.59%) COBIT
6 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.79%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.79%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 28 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.38%) Firmware
6 2 (1.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.79%) SRDF
7 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.17%) Ansible
1 4 (3.17%) Dollar Universe
1 4 (3.17%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.59%) Puppet
2 2 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 20 (15.87%) VMware
3 15 (11.90%) Cisco
4 9 (7.14%) Citrix
4 9 (7.14%) Oracle
5 6 (4.76%) Micro Focus
6 4 (3.17%) Apple
6 4 (3.17%) CA
6 4 (3.17%) OpenText
6 4 (3.17%) Tableau
7 3 (2.38%) Dell
7 3 (2.38%) HP
7 3 (2.38%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.59%) Clearswift
8 2 (1.59%) EMC
8 2 (1.59%) Forcepoint
8 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 2 (1.59%) Nokia