Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 16 14
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 84 149 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.11% 10.70% 13.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 12.34% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 51 124 197
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,625 £72,200
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +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 980 1,207 1,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.91% 86.65% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1,008 1,408
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,847
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -1.85% +14.62%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Harlow +26 26 £47,500 -20.17% 2
Chelmsford -14 14 £38,500 -23.00%
Southend-on-Sea -3 6 £65,000 +96.97%
Colchester -10 6 £32,750 -32.82% 3
Saffron Walden - 6 £19,500 - 1
Brentwood -4 5 £28,000 -
Basildon -15 2 £55,000 +71.88%
Thurrock - 1 £53,500 -
ITIL
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (44.05%) Windows
2 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
3 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 25 (29.76%) PRINCE2
5 24 (28.57%) Finance
6 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.24%) Change Management
7 17 (20.24%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (20.24%) Data Centre
8 16 (19.05%) VMware
9 15 (17.86%) Asset Management
9 15 (17.86%) Citrix
9 15 (17.86%) Six Sigma
9 15 (17.86%) Windows 10
9 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (17.86%) SCCM
10 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (16.67%) ITSM
10 14 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 14 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 13 (15.48%) Service Management
11 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
11 13 (15.48%) DNS
11 13 (15.48%) XenDesktop
11 13 (15.48%) vSphere
11 13 (15.48%) 3PAR
11 13 (15.48%) VMware ESXi

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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.19%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (13.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) assyst
2 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.19%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.57%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) DNS
2 12 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.52%) LAN
4 7 (8.33%) WAN
5 5 (5.95%) Firewall
6 4 (4.76%) Wireless
7 3 (3.57%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.57%) Skype
8 2 (2.38%) Broadband
8 2 (2.38%) Internet
8 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.38%) VoIP
9 1 (1.19%) DHCP
9 1 (1.19%) HTTP
9 1 (1.19%) SAN
9 1 (1.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.52%) Electronics
4 7 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (14.29%) IT Engineer
1 12 (14.29%) IT Support
1 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (13.10%) Desktop Support
3 10 (11.90%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Head of IT
6 7 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Desktop Support
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior IT Support
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) YAML
2 1 (1.19%) .NET
2 1 (1.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.24%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) CCTV
3 5 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.95%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.95%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.57%) NHS
5 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) iPhone
5 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) Life Science
6 1 (1.19%) LIMS
6 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.05%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 15 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.95%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) PRINCE2
2 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) Change Management
4 15 (17.86%) Asset Management
4 15 (17.86%) Six Sigma
5 14 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (16.67%) ITSM
5 14 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 13 (15.48%) Service Management
7 12 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 11 (13.10%) Customer Engagement
8 11 (13.10%) ITIL V3
9 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (11.90%) Project Management
9 10 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (11.90%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (9.52%) Line Management
10 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.76%) C
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) Perl
3 2 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (1.19%) ABAP
4 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.95%) Degree
3 5 (5.95%) MCSA
3 5 (5.95%) MOS
3 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (4.76%) CCNP
4 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.57%) CCNA
5 3 (3.57%) MCITP
5 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.38%) CCIE
6 2 (2.38%) CISSP
6 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) MCP
6 2 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) SLA
2 7 (8.33%) COBIT
3 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.38%) GPG13
4 2 (2.38%) NIST 800
5 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (44.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (15.48%) vSphere
3 13 (15.48%) XenDesktop
4 12 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 12 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) SCCM
2 13 (15.48%) SCOM
3 11 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (13.10%) Puppet
4 10 (11.90%) PowerCLI
5 3 (3.57%) Ansible
6 2 (2.38%) EnCase
6 2 (2.38%) Nexpose
6 2 (2.38%) QRadar
7 1 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) VMware
3 15 (17.86%) Citrix
4 13 (15.48%) 3PAR
5 12 (14.29%) Brocade
5 12 (14.29%) HP
6 10 (11.90%) Cisco
7 7 (8.33%) Juniper
8 6 (7.14%) Remedy
9 5 (5.95%) Apple
9 5 (5.95%) Palo Alto
9 5 (5.95%) Samsung
9 5 (5.95%) ServiceNow
10 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.38%) Becrypt
11 2 (2.38%) Openreach
11 2 (2.38%) SAP
11 2 (2.38%) Splunk
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle
12 1 (1.19%) Progress