Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 78 118 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.88% 8.87% 11.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 9.91% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 107 200
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -0.62%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,000 £27,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 886 1,191 1,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 89.49% 89.48% 89.21%
Number of salaries quoted 753 1,015 1,347
Kent median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £64,150
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +7 22 £57,500 +70.37% 3
Chatham +7 19 £33,500 -10.67%
West Malling -6 15 £45,000 -8.16% 1
Dartford -4 3 £65,000 +124.14%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £42,500 - 3
Tonbridge -4 1 £23,500 -57.27%
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 (61.54%) Finance
2 25 (32.05%) SLA
3 24 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (29.49%) Change Management
4 23 (29.49%) VMware
5 22 (28.21%) Information Security
6 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 19 (24.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (20.51%) Project Management
8 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
9 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (16.67%) Citrix
10 13 (16.67%) Windows
10 13 (16.67%) SQL
10 13 (16.67%) COBIT
10 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 12 (15.38%) Release Management
12 11 (14.10%) Qualys
12 11 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (14.10%) SolarWinds
12 11 (14.10%) Core Impact
12 11 (14.10%) Splunk
12 11 (14.10%) ArcSight
12 11 (14.10%) Bomgar
12 11 (14.10%) SailPoint
12 11 (14.10%) Aveksa
12 11 (14.10%) CyberArk
12 11 (14.10%) LogRhythm
12 11 (14.10%) OpenVAS
12 11 (14.10%) Nexpose

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 7 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) DHCP
2 7 (8.97%) DNS
3 3 (3.85%) VLAN
4 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 2 (2.56%) NAS
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.56%) VPN
4 2 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Big Data
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 48 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Advertising
4 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Analyst
2 22 (28.21%) Security Analyst
3 17 (21.79%) IT Manager
4 11 (14.10%) Information Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Information Security Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) Change Manager
5 10 (12.82%) IT Analyst
5 10 (12.82%) IT Change Manager
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Information Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) Senior Security Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.69%) Systems Support
8 6 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) SailPoint
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Fintech
2 6 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) PMI
5 3 (3.85%) Replication
6 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.56%) FMCG
7 1 (1.28%) AS400
7 1 (1.28%) CMDB
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.49%) Change Management
2 22 (28.21%) Information Security
3 16 (20.51%) Project Management
4 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 12 (15.38%) Release Management
7 11 (14.10%) Business Continuity
7 11 (14.10%) Privileged Access Management
7 11 (14.10%) Security Monitoring
7 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.26%) Budget Control
9 8 (10.26%) Data Security
9 8 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.26%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.26%) SIEM
10 7 (8.97%) Runbook
10 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) C#
2 2 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) CISM
1 11 (14.10%) CISSP
1 11 (14.10%) ITIL Certification
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.54%) CISA
2 9 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (10.26%) MCSE
4 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.85%) MCSA
5 3 (3.85%) SSCP
6 2 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (2.56%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCNA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.28%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) MCDST
7 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.05%) SLA
2 24 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (24.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (20.51%) PCI DSS
5 13 (16.67%) COBIT
6 8 (10.26%) GDPR
7 4 (5.13%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Active Directory
1 11 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Firmware
3 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (14.10%) Core Impact
1 11 (14.10%) Nessus
1 11 (14.10%) Nexpose
1 11 (14.10%) OpenVAS
1 11 (14.10%) QRadar
2 2 (2.56%) CSIRT
2 2 (2.56%) PowerBroker
2 2 (2.56%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (29.49%) VMware
2 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.67%) Citrix
4 11 (14.10%) AlienVault
4 11 (14.10%) ArcSight
4 11 (14.10%) Aveksa
4 11 (14.10%) Bomgar
4 11 (14.10%) CyberArk
4 11 (14.10%) LogRhythm
4 11 (14.10%) Qualys
4 11 (14.10%) SolarWinds
4 11 (14.10%) Splunk
5 6 (7.69%) Cadence
6 4 (5.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco
7 2 (2.56%) F5
7 2 (2.56%) NetApp
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle
7 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.56%) Veeam