Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +22
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 80 97 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.61% 7.37% 11.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 8.37% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 76 83 214
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.96% -13.22%
10th Percentile £29,125 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 914 1,159 1,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 86.96% 88.07% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 761 1,004 1,455
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,425 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Kent

ITIL
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Kent

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Kent over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Kent

ITIL
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Maidstone +16 26 £60,000 +81.82%
West Malling 0 14 £46,250 -4.15% 2
Chatham 0 11 £33,500 -10.67% 2
Tonbridge - 3 £23,500 -
Dartford -9 2 £65,000 +145.28% 1
Canterbury +13 1 £32,500 -38.10%
Sevenoaks +1 1 £29,500 +20.41%
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 48 (60.00%) Finance
2 28 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (32.50%) Information Security
4 25 (31.25%) VMware
4 25 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (28.75%) PCI DSS
6 22 (27.50%) SolarWinds
6 22 (27.50%) SLA
6 22 (27.50%) Change Management
7 20 (25.00%) Nessus
7 20 (25.00%) COBIT
7 20 (25.00%) Qualys
7 20 (25.00%) Core Impact
7 20 (25.00%) Splunk
7 20 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 20 (25.00%) Bomgar
7 20 (25.00%) SailPoint
7 20 (25.00%) Aveksa
7 20 (25.00%) CyberArk
7 20 (25.00%) LogRhythm
7 20 (25.00%) OpenVAS
7 20 (25.00%) Nexpose
7 20 (25.00%) QRadar
7 20 (25.00%) AlienVault
7 20 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
7 20 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
8 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (21.25%) CISA
9 17 (21.25%) CISM
9 17 (21.25%) CISSP

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Office 365
3 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) DHCP
1 9 (11.25%) DNS
2 6 (7.50%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) LAN
3 3 (3.75%) VLAN
3 3 (3.75%) WLAN
4 2 (2.50%) 4G
4 2 (2.50%) NAS
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
4 2 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) DSL
5 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 48 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Advertising
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Analyst
2 26 (32.50%) Security Analyst
3 20 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 20 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Information Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 17 (21.25%) Senior Security Analyst
5 15 (18.75%) IT Manager
6 11 (13.75%) Project Manager
6 11 (13.75%) Support Analyst
7 9 (11.25%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (11.25%) IT Support
8 7 (8.75%) IT Analyst
9 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Change Manager
10 5 (6.25%) IT Change Manager
10 5 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Fintech
2 4 (5.00%) PMI
3 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) CMDB
4 2 (2.50%) FMCG
4 2 (2.50%) iPhone
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) AS400
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (8.75%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Android
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Information Security
2 22 (27.50%) Change Management
3 20 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 20 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (20.00%) Project Management
6 11 (13.75%) Budget Control
6 11 (13.75%) Project Planning
7 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.50%) Business Continuity
8 9 (11.25%) Problem Management
9 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 7 (8.75%) Release Management
9 7 (8.75%) Security Management
10 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.25%) Service Management
11 4 (5.00%) Decision-Making
11 4 (5.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C#
2 2 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) CISA
1 17 (21.25%) CISM
1 17 (21.25%) CISSP
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (6.25%) MCSE
4 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.75%) CCNA
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.75%) MCP
6 2 (2.50%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.25%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (31.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 23 (28.75%) PCI DSS
4 22 (27.50%) SLA
5 20 (25.00%) COBIT
6 7 (8.75%) PMO
7 4 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.00%) Firmware
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (25.00%) Core Impact
1 20 (25.00%) Nessus
1 20 (25.00%) Nexpose
1 20 (25.00%) OpenVAS
1 20 (25.00%) QRadar
2 3 (3.75%) PowerBroker
2 3 (3.75%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (3.75%) SCCM
3 1 (1.25%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) VMware
2 22 (27.50%) SolarWinds
3 20 (25.00%) AlienVault
3 20 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 20 (25.00%) Aveksa
3 20 (25.00%) Bomgar
3 20 (25.00%) CyberArk
3 20 (25.00%) LogRhythm
3 20 (25.00%) Qualys
3 20 (25.00%) Splunk
4 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.75%) Citrix
6 4 (5.00%) Cisco
6 4 (5.00%) SAP
7 3 (3.75%) Cadence
7 3 (3.75%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
8 2 (2.50%) F5
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle
8 2 (2.50%) Veeam