Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 20 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2,252 2,821 3,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.32% 8.81% 8.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 10.07% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,803 2,298 3,149
South East median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £68,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,940
% change year-on-year +3.45% -1.00% +3.39%

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 26,897 28,015 35,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.43% 87.48% 87.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22,146 22,971 29,444
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -8 842 £45,000 - 92
Berkshire +1 557 £47,500 -13.64% 42
Hampshire -15 498 £37,500 - 61
Surrey -6 493 £46,000 +2.22% 45
West Sussex -8 195 £40,000 -15.79% 12
Buckinghamshire -7 177 £42,000 -1.18% 32
Oxfordshire -31 112 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Kent +3 111 £37,500 -6.25% 16
East Sussex -27 83 £47,500 - 12
Middlesex +24 24 £36,000 -38.46% 3
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Home Counties +7 2 £60,000 +20.00%
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 854 (37.92%) Windows
2 772 (34.28%) Microsoft
3 563 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 486 (21.58%) VMware
5 421 (18.69%) Windows Server
6 414 (18.38%) Cisco
7 391 (17.36%) Service Management
8 367 (16.30%) SLA
9 351 (15.59%) SQL
10 337 (14.96%) Firewall
11 320 (14.21%) Linux
12 311 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 295 (13.10%) Service Delivery
13 295 (13.10%) Finance
14 279 (12.39%) Office 365
15 274 (12.17%) WAN
16 267 (11.86%) PRINCE2
17 261 (11.59%) Change Management
18 255 (11.32%) Project Management
19 240 (10.66%) MS Exchange
20 235 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
21 234 (10.39%) Windows 7
22 233 (10.35%) SQL Server
23 231 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
24 229 (10.17%) Degree
25 228 (10.12%) Problem Management
26 227 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
27 225 (9.99%) Cisco Certification
27 225 (9.99%) ITIL V3
28 221 (9.81%) Security Cleared

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
1 240 (10.66%) MS Exchange
2 118 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (4.80%) SharePoint
4 68 (3.02%) IIS
5 63 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 41 (1.82%) Apache
7 40 (1.78%) Skype for Business
8 32 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
9 28 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 22 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 20 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (0.67%) OpenStack
16 13 (0.58%) CMS
16 13 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (0.53%) Confluence
17 12 (0.53%) EPiServer
18 10 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 231 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (2.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.044%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.044%) CATIA
6 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.044%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.27%) SAP HCM
3 6 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (0.18%) Magento
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.18%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.13%) SAP FI-AP
5 3 (0.13%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 279 (12.39%) Office 365
2 219 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 134 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (2.66%) IaaS
5 55 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 54 (2.40%) SaaS
7 36 (1.60%) PaaS
8 22 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (0.53%) GitHub
11 10 (0.44%) Dropbox
12 9 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.31%) Amazon Glacier
14 6 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 6 (0.27%) Yammer
15 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudTrail
15 5 (0.22%) OneDrive
16 4 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 337 (14.96%) Firewall
2 274 (12.17%) WAN
3 215 (9.55%) LAN
4 170 (7.55%) VPN
5 154 (6.84%) TCP/IP
6 134 (5.95%) DNS
7 108 (4.80%) Cisco ASA
8 102 (4.53%) MPLS
9 96 (4.26%) VLAN
10 92 (4.09%) SAN
10 92 (4.09%) VoIP
11 86 (3.82%) Wireless
12 85 (3.77%) DHCP
13 81 (3.60%) BGP
14 76 (3.37%) OSPF
15 65 (2.89%) Ethernet
16 61 (2.71%) IPsec
17 59 (2.62%) Network Security
18 49 (2.18%) Cisco Nexus
19 47 (2.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (10.35%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.58%) MySQL
3 41 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 35 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 25 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 23 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
11 20 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
11 20 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (0.71%) NoSQL
14 15 (0.67%) Power BI
15 14 (0.62%) DB2
15 14 (0.62%) MongoDB
16 13 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (0.58%) RDBMS
16 13 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (2.04%) JIRA
2 43 (1.91%) Git (software)
3 42 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 24 (1.07%) Subversion
5 21 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (0.58%) SoapUI
7 12 (0.53%) Maven
8 11 (0.49%) Hudson
8 11 (0.49%) Visual Studio
9 8 (0.36%) Cucumber
9 8 (0.36%) Selenium
10 7 (0.31%) Ant
10 7 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.18%) Android Studio
11 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.18%) GitLab
11 4 (0.18%) MSI
11 4 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.18%) Toad
11 4 (0.18%) Vagrant
General
1 295 (13.10%) Finance
2 138 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 67 (2.98%) Retail
4 65 (2.89%) Legal
5 42 (1.87%) German Language
6 38 (1.69%) Back Office
7 37 (1.64%) Advertising
8 34 (1.51%) Marketing
9 32 (1.42%) Law
10 30 (1.33%) French Language
11 29 (1.29%) Billing
12 24 (1.07%) Italian Language
13 22 (0.98%) Banking
13 22 (0.98%) Digital Economy
13 22 (0.98%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.53%) Games
15 11 (0.49%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.40%) Electronics
17 6 (0.27%) Publishing
18 4 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 486 (21.58%) Analyst
2 196 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 181 (8.04%) Support Engineer
4 174 (7.73%) Support Analyst
5 165 (7.33%) Service Analyst
6 152 (6.75%) IT Manager
7 150 (6.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 129 (5.73%) IT Support
9 118 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 103 (4.57%) Network Engineer
11 102 (4.53%) Consultant
12 100 (4.44%) IT Engineer
13 97 (4.31%) Applications Support
14 94 (4.17%) Architect
15 91 (4.04%) Administrator
16 85 (3.77%) Project Manager
17 74 (3.29%) IT Analyst
18 71 (3.15%) Team Leader
19 68 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support
20 67 (2.98%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (3.37%) Web Services
2 59 (2.62%) Middleware
3 41 (1.82%) HTML
4 31 (1.38%) XML
5 27 (1.20%) CSS
6 25 (1.11%) .NET
7 19 (0.84%) REST
8 16 (0.71%) JSON
9 14 (0.62%) J2EE
10 12 (0.53%) AngularJS
10 12 (0.53%) Java EE
10 12 (0.53%) SOAP
11 11 (0.49%) ASP.NET
11 11 (0.49%) EJB
11 11 (0.49%) JMS
11 11 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
11 11 (0.49%) WSDL
11 11 (0.49%) XSD
12 10 (0.44%) Apache Camel
13 9 (0.40%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 219 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 168 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 80 (3.55%) Computer Science
4 76 (3.37%) Driving Licence
5 46 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 42 (1.87%) CMDB
7 38 (1.69%) Clustering
8 35 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 35 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 32 (1.42%) Private Cloud
10 31 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 28 (1.24%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.15%) Fat Client
12 26 (1.15%) Thin Client
13 23 (1.02%) PMI
14 22 (0.98%) NHS
15 21 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
15 21 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 854 (37.92%) Windows
2 421 (18.69%) Windows Server
3 320 (14.21%) Linux
4 234 (10.39%) Windows 7
5 209 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 176 (7.82%) Unix
7 174 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 173 (7.68%) Windows 10
9 89 (3.95%) Windows 8
10 68 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 63 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 38 (1.69%) CentOS
13 25 (1.11%) Solaris
14 24 (1.07%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.67%) Android
16 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.53%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.53%) Windows 2000
18 9 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
19 8 (0.36%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (17.36%) Service Management
2 295 (13.10%) Service Delivery
3 267 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 261 (11.59%) Change Management
5 255 (11.32%) Project Management
6 235 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
7 228 (10.12%) Problem Management
8 225 (9.99%) ITIL V3
9 207 (9.19%) ITSM
10 170 (7.55%) Incident Management
11 163 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 156 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 154 (6.84%) Information Security
14 125 (5.55%) Risk Management
15 121 (5.37%) DevOps
16 111 (4.93%) Migration
17 109 (4.84%) Mentoring
18 95 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
19 93 (4.13%) Line Management
20 87 (3.86%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 351 (15.59%) SQL
2 103 (4.57%) PowerShell
3 80 (3.55%) Java
4 65 (2.89%) Bash Shell
5 63 (2.80%) Python
6 50 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 50 (2.22%) Perl
7 30 (1.33%) Ruby
8 28 (1.24%) C
9 23 (1.02%) Shell Script
10 21 (0.93%) PHP
11 19 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 17 (0.75%) C#
13 15 (0.67%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.53%) C++
14 12 (0.53%) VBScript
15 11 (0.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 9 (0.40%) Groovy
17 7 (0.31%) Korn
18 6 (0.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 229 (10.17%) Degree
2 227 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
3 225 (9.99%) Cisco Certification
4 221 (9.81%) Security Cleared
5 212 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 160 (7.10%) SC Cleared
7 142 (6.31%) CCNA
8 130 (5.77%) CCNP
9 108 (4.80%) MCSA
10 88 (3.91%) MCSE
11 81 (3.60%) MCP
12 78 (3.46%) CISSP
13 56 (2.49%) DV Cleared
14 53 (2.35%) CCIE
15 51 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 41 (1.82%) CISM
17 38 (1.69%) MCITP
18 34 (1.51%) PMI Certification
19 31 (1.38%) MCTS
20 30 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (16.30%) SLA
2 110 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (2.93%) QA
4 54 (2.40%) COBIT
5 41 (1.82%) PCI DSS
6 30 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 29 (1.29%) GDPR
7 29 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 29 (1.29%) PMO
8 19 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials
9 16 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 14 (0.62%) ISO 9001
11 11 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 10 (0.44%) Data Quality
13 6 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 4 (0.18%) GPG13
16 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
16 3 (0.13%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 563 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 311 (13.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 213 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 71 (3.15%) vSphere
5 41 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (1.69%) Docker
7 36 (1.60%) VirtualBox
8 32 (1.42%) XenApp
9 27 (1.20%) XenDesktop
10 20 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (0.80%) vCloud
12 15 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (0.49%) XenServer
14 10 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
15 9 (0.40%) Firmware
16 8 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (0.36%) VMware NSX
17 7 (0.31%) BitLocker
17 7 (0.31%) Terminal Services
18 6 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 135 (5.99%) SCCM
2 58 (2.58%) Puppet
3 52 (2.31%) SCOM
4 40 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (1.73%) Ansible
6 28 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 21 (0.93%) Terraform
8 18 (0.80%) SCVMM
9 16 (0.71%) Kubernetes
9 16 (0.71%) QRadar
10 15 (0.67%) Nagios
11 12 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
11 12 (0.53%) FortiGate
11 12 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (0.49%) Mesos
12 11 (0.49%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.49%) Red Hat Satellite
12 11 (0.49%) rkt
12 11 (0.49%) WSUS
13 10 (0.44%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 772 (34.28%) Microsoft
2 486 (21.58%) VMware
3 414 (18.38%) Cisco
4 191 (8.48%) Citrix
5 156 (6.93%) Oracle
6 135 (5.99%) HP
7 117 (5.20%) SolarWinds
8 111 (4.93%) Juniper
9 95 (4.22%) CheckPoint
10 84 (3.73%) Palo Alto
11 81 (3.60%) F5
12 73 (3.24%) NetApp
13 72 (3.20%) Red Hat
14 69 (3.06%) IBM
15 51 (2.26%) Dell
16 43 (1.91%) SAP
17 40 (1.78%) Avaya
18 39 (1.73%) Apple
18 39 (1.73%) Remedy
19 37 (1.64%) Symantec