Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2149 3256 3990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.43% 9.19% 9.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 10.53% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1711 2640 3422
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +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 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 25225 30928 36723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.24% 87.26% 86.64%
Number of salaries quoted 20729 25721 30137
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 19 October 2017.

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 19 October 2017. 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 -14 783 £47,500 - 60
Surrey -6 500 £45,000 - 24
Berkshire -3 489 £50,000 - 27
Hampshire -10 449 £32,651 -18.37% 40
Buckinghamshire -10 186 £42,500 - 19
West Sussex -13 180 £42,500 -8.60% 7
Oxfordshire -13 108 £45,000 +0.56% 14
Kent -6 102 £38,875 -0.32% 2
East Sussex -2 91 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Middlesex +26 25 £59,500 +9.68%
M4 Corridor - 11 - -
Home Counties +5 2 £57,500 +130.00%
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 South East region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 829 (38.58%) Windows
2 689 (32.06%) Microsoft
3 521 (24.24%) Active Directory
4 428 (19.92%) VMware
5 385 (17.92%) Windows Server
6 384 (17.87%) Firewall
7 376 (17.50%) SQL
8 367 (17.08%) SLA
9 363 (16.89%) Cisco
10 350 (16.29%) Linux
11 324 (15.08%) Service Management
12 323 (15.03%) Finance
13 301 (14.01%) Degree
14 267 (12.42%) PRINCE2
14 267 (12.42%) Project Management
15 266 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 263 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
17 248 (11.54%) Change Management
18 244 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
19 243 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
20 241 (11.21%) Service Delivery
21 229 (10.66%) ITIL Certification
22 228 (10.61%) Security Cleared
22 228 (10.61%) ITIL V3
23 224 (10.42%) MS Exchange
24 223 (10.38%) TCP/IP
25 217 (10.10%) Office 365
26 215 (10.00%) Data Centre
26 215 (10.00%) WAN
27 213 (9.91%) Unix

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
1 224 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 127 (5.91%) SharePoint
3 86 (4.00%) IIS
4 81 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 52 (2.42%) Skype for Business
6 47 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 35 (1.63%) Apache
8 28 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 25 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 12 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (0.56%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.33%) Zimbra
15 6 (0.28%) EPiServer
Applications
1 263 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (1.58%) Microsoft Project
4 22 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.19%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.093%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.047%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.19%) Magento
4 4 (0.19%) Maximo
5 3 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.14%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.14%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.14%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.14%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
5 3 (0.14%) SAP FI-AR
5 3 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
6 2 (0.093%) Pegasus Opera
6 2 (0.093%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.047%) iTrent
7 1 (0.047%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.047%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.047%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 217 (10.10%) Office 365
2 207 (9.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (3.35%) SaaS
5 63 (2.93%) IaaS
6 46 (2.14%) PaaS
7 42 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 20 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.23%) GitHub
11 5 (0.23%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.19%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
13 3 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.14%) AWS CloudTrail
14 1 (0.047%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.047%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 384 (17.87%) Firewall
2 223 (10.38%) TCP/IP
3 215 (10.00%) WAN
4 195 (9.07%) LAN
5 159 (7.40%) DNS
6 148 (6.89%) VPN
7 115 (5.35%) SAN
8 98 (4.56%) DHCP
9 92 (4.28%) MPLS
10 87 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
11 80 (3.72%) Wireless
12 75 (3.49%) IPsec
13 74 (3.44%) BGP
14 68 (3.16%) Network Security
14 68 (3.16%) VLAN
15 65 (3.02%) OSPF
16 62 (2.89%) VoIP
17 49 (2.28%) Ethernet
18 47 (2.19%) SSL
19 45 (2.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (9.54%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 32 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 30 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.26%) MySQL
8 20 (0.93%) MongoDB
9 19 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 19 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (0.79%) OLAP
10 17 (0.79%) Power BI
11 15 (0.70%) DB2
11 15 (0.70%) RDBMS
12 14 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
12 14 (0.65%) Big Data
12 14 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (0.60%) Hadoop
13 13 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (1.95%) JIRA
2 33 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 20 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 15 (0.70%) Maven
5 13 (0.60%) Selenium
6 12 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (0.47%) Hudson
7 10 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.37%) SoapUI
9 7 (0.33%) Subversion
10 5 (0.23%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.19%) MSI
11 4 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.14%) Ant
12 3 (0.14%) ClearQuest
12 3 (0.14%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.14%) Redmine
13 2 (0.093%) MSTest
13 2 (0.093%) Oracle APEX
General
1 323 (15.03%) Finance
2 118 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 60 (2.79%) Legal
4 53 (2.47%) German Language
5 46 (2.14%) French Language
6 41 (1.91%) Digital Economy
6 41 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 41 (1.91%) Retail
7 40 (1.86%) Back Office
8 39 (1.81%) Advertising
9 37 (1.72%) Marketing
10 28 (1.30%) Italian Language
11 27 (1.26%) Banking
12 21 (0.98%) Electronics
13 16 (0.74%) Law
14 15 (0.70%) Billing
15 9 (0.42%) Local Government
16 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.28%) Publishing
18 5 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 460 (21.41%) Analyst
2 210 (9.77%) Support Engineer
3 185 (8.61%) Support Analyst
4 161 (7.49%) Service Analyst
5 155 (7.21%) Service Manager
6 149 (6.93%) Applications Support
7 136 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 131 (6.10%) Consultant
9 121 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 117 (5.44%) IT Manager
11 108 (5.03%) IT Support
12 106 (4.93%) Network Engineer
13 101 (4.70%) IT Engineer
14 99 (4.61%) Project Manager
15 89 (4.14%) Architect
16 84 (3.91%) Administrator
16 84 (3.91%) Applications Support Analyst
17 81 (3.77%) IT Analyst
18 73 (3.40%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
19 72 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (2.70%) Web Services
2 57 (2.65%) .NET
3 50 (2.33%) HTML
4 41 (1.91%) Middleware
5 33 (1.54%) CSS
6 26 (1.21%) JSON
7 23 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 21 (0.98%) ASP.NET
9 20 (0.93%) XML
10 19 (0.88%) REST
11 14 (0.65%) .NET Framework
12 13 (0.60%) IBM Integration Bus
12 13 (0.60%) LAMP
13 12 (0.56%) J2EE
14 11 (0.51%) JSP
14 11 (0.51%) SOAP
15 8 (0.37%) AngularJS
15 8 (0.37%) HTML5
15 8 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
16 7 (0.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 215 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 182 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 158 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 108 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 70 (3.26%) Driving Licence
6 40 (1.86%) Virtual Team
7 38 (1.77%) Clustering
7 38 (1.77%) PKI
8 36 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.54%) CMDB
10 32 (1.49%) Public Cloud
11 31 (1.44%) PMI
12 29 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
12 29 (1.35%) Replication
13 28 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
13 28 (1.30%) NHS
14 23 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
15 21 (0.98%) User Experience
16 20 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
17 17 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 829 (38.58%) Windows
2 385 (17.92%) Windows Server
3 350 (16.29%) Linux
4 213 (9.91%) Unix
5 191 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 184 (8.56%) Windows 7
7 172 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 126 (5.86%) Windows 10
9 92 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 87 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 77 (3.58%) Windows 8
12 55 (2.56%) CentOS
13 42 (1.95%) Solaris
14 41 (1.91%) Windows XP
15 25 (1.16%) Windows 2000
16 21 (0.98%) Apple iOS
17 19 (0.88%) Mac OS X
18 16 (0.74%) Android
19 14 (0.65%) AIX
20 13 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (15.08%) Service Management
2 267 (12.42%) PRINCE2
2 267 (12.42%) Project Management
3 248 (11.54%) Change Management
4 244 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (11.21%) Service Delivery
6 228 (10.61%) ITIL V3
7 183 (8.52%) ITSM
8 179 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 173 (8.05%) Information Security
10 148 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 146 (6.79%) Risk Management
12 124 (5.77%) Mentoring
13 115 (5.35%) Time Management
14 114 (5.30%) Incident Management
15 113 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 113 (5.26%) TOGAF
16 104 (4.84%) SDLC
17 102 (4.75%) DevOps
18 101 (4.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 376 (17.50%) SQL
2 115 (5.35%) PowerShell
3 98 (4.56%) Java
4 87 (4.05%) Python
5 61 (2.84%) Bash Shell
6 59 (2.75%) Perl
7 46 (2.14%) C
8 38 (1.77%) Ruby
9 35 (1.63%) JavaScript
10 34 (1.58%) C++
11 29 (1.35%) Shell Script
11 29 (1.35%) T-SQL
12 27 (1.26%) C#
13 26 (1.21%) PHP
14 24 (1.12%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.79%) Korn
16 11 (0.51%) AWK
17 10 (0.47%) Groovy
17 10 (0.47%) VBScript
18 7 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 301 (14.01%) Degree
2 243 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 229 (10.66%) ITIL Certification
4 228 (10.61%) Security Cleared
5 194 (9.03%) Cisco Certification
6 164 (7.63%) SC Cleared
7 116 (5.40%) CCNP
8 112 (5.21%) CISSP
9 107 (4.98%) MCSE
10 101 (4.70%) MCP
11 99 (4.61%) CCNA
12 74 (3.44%) MCSA
13 64 (2.98%) CISM
14 59 (2.75%) DV Cleared
15 55 (2.56%) PMI Certification
16 54 (2.51%) MCITP
17 45 (2.09%) CCIE
18 42 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 41 (1.91%) MCTS
20 34 (1.58%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 367 (17.08%) SLA
2 150 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 64 (2.98%) PCI DSS
4 49 (2.28%) COBIT
4 49 (2.28%) QA
5 47 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 45 (2.09%) PMO
7 33 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 22 (1.02%) ISO 9001
9 21 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.79%) GDPR
11 14 (0.65%) Data Quality
12 13 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
12 13 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 8 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 5 (0.23%) ISO 22301
15 4 (0.19%) ISO 14001
15 4 (0.19%) ISO 9000
15 4 (0.19%) SAS 70
16 3 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 521 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 266 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (8.75%) Hyper-V
4 73 (3.40%) vSphere
5 40 (1.86%) XenApp
6 39 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
7 33 (1.54%) Docker
8 31 (1.44%) VirtualBox
9 26 (1.21%) XenDesktop
10 14 (0.65%) Firmware
10 14 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (0.60%) Terminal Services
12 12 (0.56%) GlusterFS
12 12 (0.56%) vCloud
13 9 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
14 8 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 134 (6.24%) SCCM
2 60 (2.79%) Puppet
3 55 (2.56%) SCOM
4 47 (2.19%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (1.86%) Ansible
6 25 (1.16%) NetBackup
7 23 (1.07%) WSUS
8 22 (1.02%) Terraform
9 19 (0.88%) Nagios
10 18 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
11 16 (0.74%) Red Hat Satellite
11 16 (0.74%) vCenter Server
12 13 (0.60%) Kubernetes
12 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
12 13 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
13 12 (0.56%) FortiGate
13 12 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
13 12 (0.56%) SCVMM
13 12 (0.56%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 689 (32.06%) Microsoft
2 428 (19.92%) VMware
3 363 (16.89%) Cisco
4 185 (8.61%) Citrix
5 142 (6.61%) HP
6 140 (6.51%) Oracle
7 109 (5.07%) Juniper
8 105 (4.89%) CheckPoint
8 105 (4.89%) SolarWinds
9 94 (4.37%) F5
10 91 (4.23%) Red Hat
11 84 (3.91%) Palo Alto
12 65 (3.02%) IBM
13 64 (2.98%) NetApp
14 48 (2.23%) SAP
15 45 (2.09%) Apple
16 43 (2.00%) Dell
17 38 (1.77%) ServiceNow
18 33 (1.54%) Sourcefire
19 32 (1.49%) Extreme Networks