The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 12.82% 8.77% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.85% 10.00% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Median salary £40,000 £19,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +110.52% -48.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year -1.23% -0.87%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 101 50 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 86.32% 87.72% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 95 41 50
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing ITIL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Preston

ITIL
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Preston

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Preston over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Preston

ITIL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Preston region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 19 (61.29%) ERP
2 19 (61.29%) Unit Testing
3 18 (58.06%) Waterfall
3 18 (58.06%) AS400
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (58.06%) IBM
3 18 (58.06%) DB2
3 18 (58.06%) RPG
3 18 (58.06%) iSeries
3 18 (58.06%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
6 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.45%) Citrix
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.45%) Windows
7 2 (6.45%) MCP
7 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) DB2
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Programmer
2 10 (32.26%) RPG Programmer
2 10 (32.26%) Senior Programmer
2 10 (32.26%) Senior RPG Programmer
3 9 (29.03%) Applications Support
4 8 (25.81%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) MI Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) AS400
1 18 (58.06%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
2 2 (6.45%) iPhone
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ERP
1 19 (61.29%) Unit Testing
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) SDLC
2 18 (58.06%) Waterfall
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Coaching
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.23%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Service Design
7 1 (3.23%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) RPG
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix