Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 91 176 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.18% 11.33% 10.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 13.09% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 143 166
Essex median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £24,200 £26,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £63,600 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £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 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 1,050 1,345 1,873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.87% 86.61% 89.36%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1,098 1,461
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,850 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £67,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Chelmsford -9 26 £38,916 -22.17% 5
Harlow +18 22 £42,500 -43.33% 2
Colchester -4 10 £37,500 -25.00%
Saffron Walden - 6 £19,500 -
Brentwood -5 5 £28,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -7 5 £32,500 -1.52% 2
Basildon -7 2 £55,000 +74.60% 1
Thurrock - 1 £53,500 -
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 37 (40.66%) PRINCE2
3 34 (37.36%) Active Directory
4 33 (36.26%) Windows
5 31 (34.07%) Finance
6 26 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 21 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 20 (21.98%) Service Delivery
9 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
11 15 (16.48%) ITIL V3
12 14 (15.38%) SLA
13 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma
13 13 (14.29%) Asset Management
14 12 (13.19%) Project Management
14 12 (13.19%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
14 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (12.09%) VMware
15 11 (12.09%) Change Management
15 11 (12.09%) ITSM
15 11 (12.09%) Programme Management
15 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
16 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
16 10 (10.99%) Service Management
16 10 (10.99%) Citrix

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 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.20%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
3 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) DNS
2 8 (8.79%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (7.69%) LAN
4 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.59%) WAN
5 4 (4.40%) Wireless
6 3 (3.30%) Firewall
6 3 (3.30%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.20%) Internet
7 2 (2.20%) Skype
8 1 (1.10%) 4G
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.10%) FTP
8 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.10%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.10%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.79%) Electronics
4 6 (6.59%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Local Government
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) IT Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 14 (15.38%) IT Support
3 12 (13.19%) Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) IT Manager
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Senior IT Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) IT Support Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.99%) Service Manager
6 9 (9.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Desktop Support
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Senior IT Support
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Service Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Basis
1 2 (2.20%) XML
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) WAP
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.99%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 7 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.49%) CCTV
4 5 (5.49%) Smartphone
4 5 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.40%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.30%) NHS
6 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.10%) Life Science
8 1 (1.10%) LIMS
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (36.26%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 21 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 16 (17.58%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.20%) Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) PRINCE2
2 20 (21.98%) Service Delivery
3 15 (16.48%) ITIL V3
4 13 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 13 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.19%) Project Management
5 12 (13.19%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) Change Management
6 11 (12.09%) ITSM
6 11 (12.09%) Programme Management
7 10 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (10.99%) Service Management
8 9 (9.89%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (9.89%) Line Management
9 8 (8.79%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (8.79%) ERP
9 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.40%) SQL
3 2 (2.20%) ABAP
4 1 (1.10%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) PHP
4 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.59%) Degree
4 6 (6.59%) MCSA
5 5 (5.49%) MOS
5 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (5.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (4.40%) CCNA
7 3 (3.30%) MCITP
7 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.10%) CCENT
8 1 (1.10%) CCIE
8 1 (1.10%) CCNP
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
2 6 (6.59%) COBIT
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 34 (37.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.89%) vSphere
3 9 (9.89%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.79%) BitLocker
4 8 (8.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (8.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.79%) PowerCLI
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
1 8 (8.79%) SCCM
1 8 (8.79%) SCOM
2 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.09%) VMware
3 10 (10.99%) Citrix
4 8 (8.79%) 3PAR
4 8 (8.79%) Brocade
4 8 (8.79%) HP
5 7 (7.69%) Cisco
6 5 (5.49%) Apple
6 5 (5.49%) Samsung
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle
7 4 (4.40%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Juniper
8 2 (2.20%) Openreach
8 2 (2.20%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.20%) Remedy
8 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.10%) Actuate
9 1 (1.10%) Avaya
9 1 (1.10%) Lotus
9 1 (1.10%) Mitel