Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 26 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2,183 2,189 3,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.33% 7.46% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.18% 8.38% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,652 1,707 2,683
South East median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.06% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,550 £68,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26,696 26,130 32,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.60% 89.06% 89.05%
Number of salaries quoted 22,043 21,621 27,627
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 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
Thames Valley +2 884 £49,000 +3.16% 57
Berkshire +2 591 £50,000 - 31
Hampshire +2 534 £42,500 +26.39% 54
Surrey -1 489 £45,000 +7.14% 33
Buckinghamshire +2 227 £40,000 -5.88% 21
West Sussex 0 132 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Kent +1 84 £55,000 +27.91% 12
Oxfordshire -20 68 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East Sussex -66 32 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Middlesex +11 14 £90,000 +84.62%
Sussex -7 4 £75,000 +25.00%
Home Counties +2 1 - -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 South East region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 679 (31.10%) Windows
2 616 (28.22%) Microsoft
3 541 (24.78%) Service Management
4 459 (21.03%) Active Directory
5 413 (18.92%) VMware
6 388 (17.77%) ITIL V3
7 373 (17.09%) SLA
8 365 (16.72%) SQL
9 359 (16.45%) Finance
10 347 (15.90%) Degree
11 324 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
12 320 (14.66%) Service Delivery
13 312 (14.29%) Windows Server
14 300 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
15 294 (13.47%) Cisco
16 285 (13.06%) Project Management
16 285 (13.06%) Office 365
17 284 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 280 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
19 268 (12.28%) PRINCE2
20 262 (12.00%) Problem Management
21 256 (11.73%) Change Management
21 256 (11.73%) ITSM
22 251 (11.50%) ITIL Certification
23 249 (11.41%) Linux
24 236 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
25 235 (10.77%) Security Cleared
26 232 (10.63%) Incident Management
27 230 (10.54%) SQL Server
28 219 (10.03%) Microsoft Office

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
1 147 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 108 (4.95%) IIS
3 106 (4.86%) SharePoint
4 79 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 61 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (1.74%) Skype for Business
7 35 (1.60%) JBoss
8 32 (1.47%) WebLogic
9 30 (1.37%) Apache
10 26 (1.19%) CMS
11 18 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 16 (0.73%) OpenStack
12 16 (0.73%) Umbraco
13 15 (0.69%) Confluence
14 14 (0.64%) Tomcat
15 10 (0.46%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
18 7 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
18 7 (0.32%) nginx
Applications
1 219 (10.03%) Microsoft Office
2 88 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 41 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.64%) SAP CO
3 14 (0.64%) SAP FI
3 14 (0.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.18%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.18%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 4 (0.18%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 4 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.18%) TRIRIGA
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.092%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.092%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.046%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 285 (13.06%) Office 365
2 284 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 179 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
4 57 (2.61%) SaaS
5 55 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
6 47 (2.15%) IaaS
7 37 (1.69%) PaaS
8 36 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
9 21 (0.96%) GitHub
10 16 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 16 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
11 12 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (0.50%) Amazon S3
13 10 (0.46%) Amazon Glacier
14 9 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 7 (0.32%) G Suite
15 7 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 211 (9.67%) Firewall
2 199 (9.12%) WAN
3 179 (8.20%) LAN
4 123 (5.63%) VPN
5 107 (4.90%) DNS
6 104 (4.76%) SAN
7 94 (4.31%) TCP/IP
8 87 (3.99%) DHCP
9 69 (3.16%) Network Security
10 66 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
11 63 (2.89%) Wireless
12 61 (2.79%) VoIP
13 57 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
14 49 (2.24%) Skype
15 48 (2.20%) MPLS
16 44 (2.02%) VLAN
17 40 (1.83%) SSL
18 39 (1.79%) Ethernet
19 38 (1.74%) Internet
20 37 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (10.54%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.20%) Oracle Database
3 41 (1.88%) Relational Database
4 32 (1.47%) MySQL
5 31 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 27 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 26 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
9 22 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (0.92%) MongoDB
12 16 (0.73%) OLAP
12 16 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
13 14 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (0.64%) NoSQL
13 14 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 14 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (2.61%) JIRA
2 44 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 34 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 34 (1.56%) Visual Studio
4 17 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (0.69%) Subversion
6 14 (0.64%) Toad
7 13 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 12 (0.55%) Eclipse
9 11 (0.50%) Gerrit
9 11 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (0.50%) Selenium
10 6 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.27%) MSI
11 3 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (0.14%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.092%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.092%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.092%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 359 (16.45%) Finance
2 127 (5.82%) Retail
3 104 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 70 (3.21%) Legal
5 55 (2.52%) Law
6 54 (2.47%) Back Office
7 30 (1.37%) Banking
8 17 (0.78%) German Language
9 13 (0.60%) Manufacturing
10 12 (0.55%) Marketing
11 10 (0.46%) Advertising
11 10 (0.46%) Billing
12 9 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.37%) Local Government
14 6 (0.27%) French Language
15 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.18%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.18%) Electronics
16 4 (0.18%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 488 (22.35%) Analyst
2 179 (8.20%) Service Manager
3 150 (6.87%) IT Manager
4 147 (6.73%) Support Engineer
5 129 (5.91%) Support Analyst
6 125 (5.73%) Architect
7 113 (5.18%) Service Analyst
8 103 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 98 (4.49%) IT Support
10 94 (4.31%) Delivery Manager
11 92 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
12 88 (4.03%) Service Desk Analyst
13 84 (3.85%) Applications Support
14 81 (3.71%) Consultant
15 79 (3.62%) Services Delivery Manager
16 74 (3.39%) Incident Manager
17 73 (3.34%) IT Analyst
18 71 (3.25%) Project Manager
19 68 (3.11%) IT Engineer
20 65 (2.98%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (6.18%) .NET
2 95 (4.35%) Web Services
3 60 (2.75%) HTML
4 54 (2.47%) XML
5 50 (2.29%) CSS
6 49 (2.24%) Middleware
7 40 (1.83%) ASP.NET
8 35 (1.60%) .NET Framework
9 34 (1.56%) REST
9 34 (1.56%) WCF
10 26 (1.19%) SOAP
11 22 (1.01%) J2EE
12 21 (0.96%) SailPoint
13 18 (0.82%) Node.js
14 15 (0.69%) AngularJS
14 15 (0.69%) OAuth
14 15 (0.69%) SAML
15 13 (0.60%) LDAP
15 13 (0.60%) WF
16 12 (0.55%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 236 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 179 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
3 167 (7.65%) Data Centre
3 167 (7.65%) Management Information System
4 73 (3.34%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.15%) CMDB
6 43 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 42 (1.92%) Public Cloud
8 41 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
9 40 (1.83%) NHS
10 37 (1.69%) Driving Licence
11 34 (1.56%) Virtual Team
12 33 (1.51%) PMI
13 31 (1.42%) Clustering
13 31 (1.42%) Replication
14 28 (1.28%) iSeries
15 27 (1.24%) CESG
16 26 (1.19%) Blackberry
17 22 (1.01%) W3C
18 20 (0.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 679 (31.10%) Windows
2 312 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 249 (11.41%) Linux
4 206 (9.44%) Windows 7
5 152 (6.96%) Windows 10
6 143 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 142 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 107 (4.90%) Unix
9 89 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 53 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (1.37%) Apple iOS
12 24 (1.10%) Solaris
13 20 (0.92%) CentOS
14 15 (0.69%) AIX
15 14 (0.64%) Android
16 12 (0.55%) Windows XP
17 11 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
18 10 (0.46%) Mac OS
19 9 (0.41%) Ubuntu
20 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (24.78%) Service Management
2 388 (17.77%) ITIL V3
3 324 (14.84%) Problem-Solving
4 320 (14.66%) Service Delivery
5 300 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
6 285 (13.06%) Project Management
7 268 (12.28%) PRINCE2
8 262 (12.00%) Problem Management
9 256 (11.73%) Change Management
9 256 (11.73%) ITSM
10 232 (10.63%) Incident Management
11 193 (8.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 162 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 162 (7.42%) Information Security
13 138 (6.32%) DevOps
14 131 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 129 (5.91%) Configuration Management
16 128 (5.86%) Business Analysis
17 100 (4.58%) TOGAF
18 94 (4.31%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 365 (16.72%) SQL
2 92 (4.21%) PowerShell
3 84 (3.85%) Java
4 76 (3.48%) C#
5 64 (2.93%) JavaScript
6 59 (2.70%) Python
7 47 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 44 (2.02%) T-SQL
9 36 (1.65%) Bash Shell
10 35 (1.60%) C
11 34 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 28 (1.28%) Perl
12 28 (1.28%) Ruby
13 7 (0.32%) VBA
14 6 (0.27%) ABAP
14 6 (0.27%) C++
14 6 (0.27%) PHP
14 6 (0.27%) VBScript
15 5 (0.23%) Korn
16 4 (0.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 347 (15.90%) Degree
2 251 (11.50%) ITIL Certification
3 235 (10.77%) Security Cleared
4 217 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 191 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
6 144 (6.60%) MCSE
7 129 (5.91%) SC Cleared
8 114 (5.22%) CCNA
9 108 (4.95%) CCNP
10 105 (4.81%) CISSP
11 85 (3.89%) MCSA
12 75 (3.44%) CISM
13 68 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 67 (3.07%) MCP
15 64 (2.93%) PMI Certification
16 56 (2.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 54 (2.47%) CISA
18 47 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
19 46 (2.11%) MCITP
20 44 (2.02%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 373 (17.09%) SLA
2 141 (6.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 57 (2.61%) QA
5 54 (2.47%) COBIT
6 51 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials
7 46 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 44 (2.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 42 (1.92%) GDPR
10 39 (1.79%) Data Quality
11 27 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 26 (1.19%) PMO
13 17 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 12 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 10 (0.46%) GPG13
16 8 (0.37%) ISO 9001
17 6 (0.27%) GAMP
18 5 (0.23%) PMBOK
19 4 (0.18%) HL7
19 4 (0.18%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 459 (21.03%) Active Directory
2 280 (12.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (4.67%) Hyper-V
4 86 (3.94%) vSphere
5 52 (2.38%) Docker
6 51 (2.34%) XenApp
7 45 (2.06%) XenDesktop
8 30 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (1.19%) vCloud
10 21 (0.96%) VMware NSX
11 19 (0.87%) Firmware
11 19 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (0.60%) VirtualBox
13 11 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (0.41%) Samba
16 8 (0.37%) Terminal Server
16 8 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 149 (6.83%) SCCM
2 72 (3.30%) Puppet
3 65 (2.98%) Ansible
4 47 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
5 36 (1.65%) SCOM
6 35 (1.60%) QRadar
7 29 (1.33%) Nessus
8 22 (1.01%) OpenVAS
9 21 (0.96%) Core Impact
9 21 (0.96%) Nexpose
10 18 (0.82%) Data Guard
11 17 (0.78%) NetBackup
11 17 (0.78%) WSUS
12 16 (0.73%) Terraform
13 14 (0.64%) WMI
14 13 (0.60%) Backup Exec
14 13 (0.60%) CASB
14 13 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
15 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
15 10 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 616 (28.22%) Microsoft
2 413 (18.92%) VMware
3 294 (13.47%) Cisco
4 208 (9.53%) Oracle
5 198 (9.07%) Citrix
6 128 (5.86%) ServiceNow
7 107 (4.90%) SolarWinds
8 106 (4.86%) HP
9 74 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 73 (3.34%) SAP
11 70 (3.21%) Juniper
12 68 (3.11%) IBM
13 66 (3.02%) Remedy
14 53 (2.43%) Palo Alto
15 52 (2.38%) F5
15 52 (2.38%) Red Hat
16 47 (2.15%) Splunk
17 43 (1.97%) EMC
18 39 (1.79%) Fortinet
19 36 (1.65%) Riverbed