Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 27 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 1,989 2,266 2,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.43% 7.33% 8.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 8.15% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,500 1,809 2,229
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -1.14%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 24,431 27,798 28,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.20% 89.93% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19,979 22,937 22,995
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in the South East

ITIL
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for ITIL in the South East

ITIL
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in the South East over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL in the South East

ITIL
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Thames Valley +3 766 £47,500 +5.56% 98
Hampshire +8 503 £40,000 +6.67% 53
Berkshire -7 476 £50,000 +4.71% 49
Surrey +3 427 £45,000 -5.26% 37
Buckinghamshire +14 202 £42,250 +5.63% 35
West Sussex -11 165 £45,000 +13.92% 11
Oxfordshire -1 82 £57,500 +35.29% 14
Kent +2 68 £42,500 +13.33% 24
East Sussex -27 39 £49,995 +5.25% 3
M4 Corridor +4 4 - -
Middlesex -13 4 £47,500 +31.94%
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 745 (37.46%) Windows
2 621 (31.22%) Microsoft
3 450 (22.62%) Active Directory
4 448 (22.52%) Service Management
5 366 (18.40%) Problem-Solving
6 351 (17.65%) VMware
7 339 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
8 330 (16.59%) SLA
9 320 (16.09%) Office 365
10 310 (15.59%) Windows Server
11 297 (14.93%) Linux
12 292 (14.68%) SQL
13 290 (14.58%) Degree
14 274 (13.78%) Project Management
15 273 (13.73%) ITIL V3
16 259 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
17 255 (12.82%) ITSM
18 253 (12.72%) ITIL Certification
19 251 (12.62%) Firewall
20 249 (12.52%) Finance
21 237 (11.92%) Service Delivery
22 233 (11.71%) Management Information System
23 228 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
24 227 (11.41%) Incident Management
25 225 (11.31%) PRINCE2
26 222 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
27 221 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
28 220 (11.06%) Security Cleared
29 218 (10.96%) Information Security
30 216 (10.86%) Cisco

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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
1 112 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 101 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 86 (4.32%) IIS
4 57 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 46 (2.31%) WebLogic
6 41 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 31 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
7 31 (1.56%) CMS
8 30 (1.51%) Apache
9 23 (1.16%) Skype for Business
10 22 (1.11%) MQSeries
11 19 (0.96%) Confluence
12 16 (0.80%) JBoss
13 14 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 11 (0.55%) Tomcat
16 10 (0.50%) IBM Domino
17 9 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 215 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 87 (4.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 23 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 39 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (0.96%) SAP CO
2 19 (0.96%) SAP FI
2 19 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (0.50%) SAP SD
4 9 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.40%) SAP MM
5 8 (0.40%) SAP SRM
6 6 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.25%) Infor M3
7 5 (0.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 5 (0.25%) SAP R/3
8 4 (0.20%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.20%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 320 (16.09%) Office 365
2 259 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
4 96 (4.83%) SaaS
5 70 (3.52%) IaaS
6 48 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
6 48 (2.41%) PaaS
7 24 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 20 (1.01%) GitHub
9 8 (0.40%) Akamai
9 8 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.35%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.30%) iTunes
12 5 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.20%) Force.com
13 4 (0.20%) G Suite
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.15%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 251 (12.62%) Firewall
2 189 (9.50%) WAN
3 165 (8.30%) LAN
4 140 (7.04%) TCP/IP
5 119 (5.98%) DNS
6 102 (5.13%) DHCP
7 98 (4.93%) VPN
8 86 (4.32%) VoIP
9 85 (4.27%) SAN
10 76 (3.82%) Internet
11 61 (3.07%) Wireless
12 59 (2.97%) MPLS
12 59 (2.97%) VLAN
13 56 (2.82%) Network Security
14 49 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
15 40 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
16 38 (1.91%) SNMP
17 36 (1.81%) BGP
17 36 (1.81%) Ethernet
18 35 (1.76%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 42 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 37 (1.86%) Relational Database
5 32 (1.61%) Big Data
6 26 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 22 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 22 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 20 (1.01%) MySQL
10 19 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 14 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (0.60%) Power BI
16 11 (0.55%) RDBMS
16 11 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 54 (2.71%) JIRA
2 47 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 41 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 18 (0.90%) Subversion
5 16 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.65%) Visual Studio
7 11 (0.55%) Selenium
8 9 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (0.45%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.40%) Gerrit
9 8 (0.40%) Hudson
10 6 (0.30%) Redmine
11 5 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.25%) Toad
12 4 (0.20%) Maven
12 4 (0.20%) VersionOne
13 3 (0.15%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.15%) gulp
13 3 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.15%) Yeoman
General
1 249 (12.52%) Finance
2 89 (4.47%) Telecoms
3 62 (3.12%) Legal
3 62 (3.12%) Retail
4 38 (1.91%) Banking
5 33 (1.66%) Back Office
6 29 (1.46%) Advertising
7 27 (1.36%) Law
7 27 (1.36%) Marketing
8 18 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 17 (0.85%) Local Government
10 15 (0.75%) Electronics
11 14 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.55%) Billing
12 11 (0.55%) Publishing
13 8 (0.40%) German Language
13 8 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.35%) Automotive
15 5 (0.25%) Games
16 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 480 (24.13%) Analyst
2 167 (8.40%) Support Engineer
3 151 (7.59%) Service Manager
3 151 (7.59%) Support Analyst
4 150 (7.54%) Service Analyst
5 124 (6.23%) IT Manager
5 124 (6.23%) Service Desk Analyst
6 123 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 117 (5.88%) Architect
8 96 (4.83%) IT Analyst
9 80 (4.02%) IT Support
10 78 (3.92%) Applications Support
11 68 (3.42%) Consultant
12 67 (3.37%) Network Engineer
13 61 (3.07%) Project Manager
14 57 (2.87%) 2nd Line Support
15 55 (2.77%) Delivery Manager
16 54 (2.71%) Applications Engineer
16 54 (2.71%) Incident Manager
17 52 (2.61%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (4.58%) .NET
2 57 (2.87%) Middleware
2 57 (2.87%) Web Services
3 30 (1.51%) J2EE
4 29 (1.46%) HTML
5 23 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 23 (1.16%) XML
6 21 (1.06%) CSS
7 20 (1.01%) ASP.NET
7 20 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (0.70%) Node.js
10 13 (0.65%) REST
10 13 (0.65%) SOAP
11 11 (0.55%) EDI
12 10 (0.50%) ADO.NET
12 10 (0.50%) LAMP
12 10 (0.50%) SAML
13 9 (0.45%) SAP Fiori
13 9 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 233 (11.71%) Management Information System
2 221 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
4 143 (7.19%) Data Centre
5 30 (1.51%) PKI
6 29 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 28 (1.41%) CMDB
7 28 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 26 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 26 (1.31%) Public Cloud
10 24 (1.21%) Fintech
11 21 (1.06%) Clustering
12 18 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
12 18 (0.90%) e-Learning
12 18 (0.90%) Reinsurance
12 18 (0.90%) Replication
12 18 (0.90%) User Experience
12 18 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 745 (37.46%) Windows
2 310 (15.59%) Windows Server
3 297 (14.93%) Linux
4 184 (9.25%) Windows 10
5 157 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 156 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 146 (7.34%) Unix
8 140 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 50 (2.51%) Windows 8
11 36 (1.81%) Windows XP
12 34 (1.71%) Apple iOS
13 28 (1.41%) AIX
13 28 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (0.96%) Android
14 19 (0.96%) Windows 2000
15 18 (0.90%) Solaris
16 14 (0.70%) CentOS
17 12 (0.60%) Mac OS
18 11 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (22.52%) Service Management
2 366 (18.40%) Problem-Solving
3 339 (17.04%) Agile Software Development
4 274 (13.78%) Project Management
5 273 (13.73%) ITIL V3
6 255 (12.82%) ITSM
7 237 (11.92%) Service Delivery
8 227 (11.41%) Incident Management
9 225 (11.31%) PRINCE2
10 218 (10.96%) Information Security
11 203 (10.21%) Problem Management
12 190 (9.55%) Change Management
13 187 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 151 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
15 141 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 131 (6.59%) DevOps
17 124 (6.23%) Root Cause Analysis
18 119 (5.98%) Configuration Management
19 110 (5.53%) TOGAF
20 105 (5.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 292 (14.68%) SQL
2 98 (4.93%) PowerShell
3 86 (4.32%) Java
4 59 (2.97%) C#
5 53 (2.66%) Python
6 49 (2.46%) JavaScript
7 47 (2.36%) Shell Script
8 38 (1.91%) C
9 29 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 27 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 21 (1.06%) Perl
12 20 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 20 (1.01%) C++
13 13 (0.65%) Ruby
14 9 (0.45%) VBScript
15 8 (0.40%) ABAP
15 8 (0.40%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.30%) PHP
17 5 (0.25%) Korn
18 4 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 290 (14.58%) Degree
2 253 (12.72%) ITIL Certification
3 228 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 220 (11.06%) Security Cleared
5 163 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
6 160 (8.04%) SC Cleared
7 135 (6.79%) MCSE
8 123 (6.18%) CCNA
9 101 (5.08%) CISSP
10 96 (4.83%) MCSA
11 67 (3.37%) CCNP
12 66 (3.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 55 (2.77%) MCP
14 52 (2.61%) CISM
15 51 (2.56%) A+ Certification
15 51 (2.56%) ISEB
16 48 (2.41%) DV Cleared
17 43 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 37 (1.86%) PMI Certification
19 36 (1.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 330 (16.59%) SLA
2 154 (7.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 87 (4.37%) GDPR
4 64 (3.22%) COBIT
5 61 (3.07%) QA
6 45 (2.26%) PMO
7 43 (2.16%) PCI DSS
8 37 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 34 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials
10 30 (1.51%) Data Quality
11 16 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (0.70%) BS7799
12 14 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 12 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 5 (0.25%) GAMP
15 5 (0.25%) RMADS
16 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
16 4 (0.20%) PMBOK
17 2 (0.10%) HL7
System Software
1 450 (22.62%) Active Directory
2 222 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (4.98%) Hyper-V
4 69 (3.47%) vSphere
5 48 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
7 34 (1.71%) Docker
8 30 (1.51%) VMware NSX
8 30 (1.51%) XenDesktop
9 29 (1.46%) Firmware
10 28 (1.41%) XenApp
11 22 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 13 (0.65%) NFS
14 11 (0.55%) vCloud
15 9 (0.45%) Samba
15 9 (0.45%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.45%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 135 (6.79%) SCCM
2 83 (4.17%) Puppet
3 73 (3.67%) Ansible
4 46 (2.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 45 (2.26%) SCOM
6 43 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
7 29 (1.46%) Nagios
8 21 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
8 21 (1.06%) vCenter Server
9 20 (1.01%) WSUS
10 18 (0.90%) Data Guard
11 15 (0.75%) Kubernetes
12 10 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
13 9 (0.45%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (0.35%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.35%) QRadar
15 7 (0.35%) vRealize Orchestrator
16 6 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 6 (0.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 621 (31.22%) Microsoft
2 351 (17.65%) VMware
3 216 (10.86%) Cisco
4 197 (9.90%) Oracle
5 166 (8.35%) Citrix
6 95 (4.78%) ServiceNow
7 75 (3.77%) HP
8 73 (3.67%) Red Hat
9 72 (3.62%) IBM
10 63 (3.17%) SAP
11 58 (2.92%) Remedy
12 54 (2.71%) SolarWinds
13 47 (2.36%) Juniper
14 38 (1.91%) Riverbed
15 36 (1.81%) CheckPoint
16 34 (1.71%) Apple
17 32 (1.61%) F5
18 30 (1.51%) EMC
19 29 (1.46%) Snow
20 27 (1.36%) Palo Alto