Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 73 30 24
Rank change year-on-year -43 -6 -6
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 67 347 461
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.27% 6.90% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 7.58% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 289 332
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £24,550
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,125
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,549 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.51% -5.45% +4.65%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,910 4,576 5,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 93.35% 91.03% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,549 3,644 4,079
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,699 £30,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,700 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Berkshire.

Salary trend for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing ITIL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Reading -13 37 £57,500 +27.78% 3
Slough +10 13 £42,500 -32.00% 6
Newbury +4 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Maidenhead -19 1 £48,000 -32.63%
Hungerford - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 22 (32.84%) Azure
4 19 (28.36%) Windows
5 18 (26.87%) Service Management
6 17 (25.37%) Service Delivery
6 17 (25.37%) SLA
6 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (23.88%) Cisco
8 15 (22.39%) Office 365
8 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
9 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (20.90%) MPLS
9 14 (20.90%) WAN
10 13 (19.40%) LAN
10 13 (19.40%) Firewall
10 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (19.40%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.42%) Information Security
12 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
12 11 (16.42%) Finance
12 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
14 9 (13.43%) CCNA
14 9 (13.43%) VoIP
14 9 (13.43%) MCSE

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.84%) Azure
2 15 (22.39%) Office 365
3 8 (11.94%) AWS
4 7 (10.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (8.96%) IaaS
6 5 (7.46%) SaaS
7 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.99%) PaaS
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.49%) Google Docs
8 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) MPLS
1 14 (20.90%) WAN
2 13 (19.40%) Firewall
2 13 (19.40%) LAN
3 9 (13.43%) VoIP
4 8 (11.94%) Network Security
4 8 (11.94%) VLAN
5 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (7.46%) Unified Communications
5 5 (7.46%) WLAN
6 3 (4.48%) BGP
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
6 3 (4.48%) Internet
6 3 (4.48%) IPsec
6 3 (4.48%) OSPF
6 3 (4.48%) VPN
6 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
2 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
1 11 (16.42%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.96%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.48%) Automotive
3 3 (4.48%) Law
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Architect
2 8 (11.94%) Technical Leader
3 7 (10.45%) Coordinator
3 7 (10.45%) Team Leader
4 6 (8.96%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support
6 4 (5.97%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (5.97%) VMware Architect
7 3 (4.48%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (2.99%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (2.99%) Juniper Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Gherkin
1 2 (2.99%) Web Services
1 2 (2.99%) XMPP
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.45%) iSeries
4 7 (10.45%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (2.99%) Cybercrime
7 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.49%) Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.49%) FMCG
8 1 (1.49%) Replication
8 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.36%) Windows
2 15 (22.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Service Management
2 17 (25.37%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.40%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (16.42%) Information Security
6 8 (11.94%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (11.94%) Technology Roadmap
7 7 (10.45%) Project Management
7 7 (10.45%) Time Management
8 6 (8.96%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.96%) Decision-Making
8 6 (8.96%) ITSM
8 6 (8.96%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 6 (8.96%) Requirements Gathering
8 6 (8.96%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (8.96%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.46%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C
2 2 (2.99%) Java
2 2 (2.99%) Java 8
2 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (13.43%) CCNA
3 9 (13.43%) MCSE
4 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.96%) Degree
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.97%) MCSA
9 3 (4.48%) CCNP
10 2 (2.99%) CCIE
10 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
10 2 (2.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (2.99%) MCITP
11 1 (1.49%) CISM
11 1 (1.49%) CISSP
11 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.49%) CSSLP
11 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) SLA
2 13 (19.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (5.97%) GDPR
4 4 (5.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.99%) NCSC
6 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) SCOM
3 3 (4.48%) WSUS
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
1 24 (35.82%) VMware
2 16 (23.88%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) IBM
4 6 (8.96%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.46%) Veeam
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec
7 3 (4.48%) Aruba
7 3 (4.48%) Juniper
7 3 (4.48%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.99%) Avaya
8 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
8 2 (2.99%) Polycom
8 2 (2.99%) Sun
8 2 (2.99%) YouTube
9 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.49%) Google
9 1 (1.49%) Oracle
9 1 (1.49%) Sophos