Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 144 265 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.35% 12.99% 12.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.23% 14.58% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 120 200 229
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.92% +7.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,988 £31,295 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,875 £72,500 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +3.66%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1177 1818 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.62% 89.12% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1375 1632
Essex median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Essex

ITIL
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Essex

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Essex over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Essex

ITIL
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Chelmsford -20 32 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Colchester -10 22 £48,750 +14.71%
Brentwood +10 21 - -
Basildon +13 5 £32,000 -1.54%
Harlow -10 5 £59,500 +48.75%
Southend-on-Sea +11 3 £33,000 -56.86%
Braintree - 2 £31,500 - 1
Waltham Abbey 0 1 £25,000 -9.09%
Billericay - 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 43 (29.86%) Finance
2 28 (19.44%) SAP
3 27 (18.75%) SQL
4 25 (17.36%) SQL Server
5 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 23 (15.97%) ITIL V3
7 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
8 21 (14.58%) ERP
9 20 (13.89%) Linux
9 20 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
10 19 (13.19%) SLA
10 19 (13.19%) Change Management
10 19 (13.19%) Release Management
11 18 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (11.81%) Windows
12 17 (11.81%) Service Management
13 16 (11.11%) Active Directory
13 16 (11.11%) LAN
13 16 (11.11%) Problem Management
13 16 (11.11%) Time Management
14 15 (10.42%) Data Guard
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (10.42%) SAP CO
14 15 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (10.42%) OCP
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
14 15 (10.42%) Unix
14 15 (10.42%) Oracle

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (2.78%) JBoss
2 3 (2.08%) IIS
2 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.42%) SAP CO
1 15 (10.42%) SAP FI
1 15 (10.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (3.47%) SAP MM
3 3 (2.08%) SAP Business One
3 3 (2.08%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (1.39%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.69%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.11%) LAN
2 14 (9.72%) WAN
3 9 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (5.56%) Firewall
4 8 (5.56%) VoIP
5 7 (4.86%) DNS
6 6 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (4.17%) DHCP
6 6 (4.17%) FTP
6 6 (4.17%) MRTG
7 4 (2.78%) NAS
8 2 (1.39%) Intranet
8 2 (1.39%) Network Security
8 2 (1.39%) SAN
8 2 (1.39%) SS7
8 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.69%) Internet
9 1 (0.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Database
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Database 12c
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 6 (4.17%) SAP BW
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.47%) OLAP
4 5 (3.47%) OLTP
4 5 (3.47%) QlikView
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.69%) DB2
7 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 43 (29.86%) Finance
2 6 (4.17%) Automotive
3 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.39%) Back Office
4 2 (1.39%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) French Language
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Analyst
2 24 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 16 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 15 (10.42%) Administrator
4 15 (10.42%) Applications Support Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) DBA
4 15 (10.42%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (9.72%) SAP Analyst
5 14 (9.72%) SAP FI Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) IT Manager
6 13 (9.03%) Release Manager
6 13 (9.03%) SAP Support
7 12 (8.33%) SAP CO Support
7 12 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Support
7 12 (8.33%) SAP Support Analyst
8 11 (7.64%) ITIL Manager
9 9 (6.25%) IT Support
9 9 (6.25%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
10 8 (5.56%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.86%) .NET
2 5 (3.47%) MDX
3 1 (0.69%) ADSI
3 1 (0.69%) J2EE
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.08%) Handset
6 2 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.69%) Fintech
7 1 (0.69%) iSeries
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.89%) Linux
2 17 (11.81%) Windows
3 15 (10.42%) Unix
4 5 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.39%) Android
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.69%) SUSE
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.97%) ITIL V3
2 22 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.58%) ERP
4 20 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (13.19%) Change Management
5 19 (13.19%) Release Management
6 17 (11.81%) Service Management
7 16 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 16 (11.11%) Time Management
8 15 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (10.42%) High Availability
8 15 (10.42%) ITSM
9 12 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.64%) Configuration Management
10 11 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.94%) Data Protection
11 10 (6.94%) Incident Management
11 10 (6.94%) Information Security
11 10 (6.94%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.75%) SQL
2 15 (10.42%) PL/SQL
2 15 (10.42%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.47%) C#
3 5 (3.47%) Java
3 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.47%) VB.NET
3 5 (3.47%) VBScript
4 3 (2.08%) Perl
4 3 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (10.42%) OCP
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (7.64%) Degree
4 9 (6.25%) CCNA
4 9 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (2.78%) CISM
7 4 (2.78%) CISSP
7 4 (2.78%) SSCP
8 2 (1.39%) CCNP
8 2 (1.39%) MCP
8 2 (1.39%) MCSE
8 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.69%) MCITP
9 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (13.19%) SLA
2 8 (5.56%) QA
3 5 (3.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) GAMP
System Software
1 16 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (10.42%) Data Guard
1 15 (10.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (4.17%) Cacti
2 6 (4.17%) SmokePing
3 3 (2.08%) Nagios
3 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.08%) SCCM
4 2 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (19.44%) SAP
2 24 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.42%) Oracle
4 12 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 11 (7.64%) Cisco
6 6 (4.17%) Meraki
6 6 (4.17%) Polycom
6 6 (4.17%) VMware
7 5 (3.47%) NetApp
8 4 (2.78%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.08%) Citrix
9 3 (2.08%) Mitel
9 3 (2.08%) Red Box
10 2 (1.39%) Bomgar
10 2 (1.39%) Remedy
10 2 (1.39%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.69%) Avaya
11 1 (0.69%) Kaspersky
11 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com