Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 27 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2,141 2,153 3,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.35% 7.41% 9.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 8.28% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,598 1,719 2,642
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 26,149 26,007 31,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.80% 89.50% 89.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21,570 21,443 26,131
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 768 £47,750 +0.53% 78
Hampshire +3 565 £44,000 +34.76% 51
Berkshire -1 518 £50,000 - 33
Surrey +2 479 £45,000 - 41
Buckinghamshire +9 192 £40,000 - 37
West Sussex +2 182 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Kent +2 82 £42,500 +8.97% 12
Oxfordshire -43 54 £67,500 +50.00% 8
East Sussex -62 40 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Middlesex -6 8 £45,000 -24.37%
Sussex - 3 - -
Home Counties +3 1 - -
ITIL
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 653 (30.50%) Windows
2 598 (27.93%) Microsoft
3 542 (25.32%) Service Management
4 421 (19.66%) Active Directory
5 395 (18.45%) VMware
6 389 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
7 382 (17.84%) ITIL V3
8 373 (17.42%) Degree
9 355 (16.58%) SLA
10 328 (15.32%) Finance
11 327 (15.27%) Project Management
12 310 (14.48%) Windows Server
13 301 (14.06%) SQL
14 300 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
15 292 (13.64%) Office 365
16 287 (13.40%) PRINCE2
17 277 (12.94%) Service Delivery
18 275 (12.84%) Linux
19 271 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
20 270 (12.61%) ITSM
21 264 (12.33%) Problem Management
22 259 (12.10%) Cisco
23 252 (11.77%) VMware Infrastructure
24 249 (11.63%) Incident Management
24 249 (11.63%) Change Management
25 237 (11.07%) ITIL Certification
25 237 (11.07%) Security Cleared
26 221 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
27 219 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
27 219 (10.23%) 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
1 125 (5.84%) MS Exchange
2 100 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 91 (4.25%) IIS
4 69 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 47 (2.20%) WebLogic
7 36 (1.68%) CMS
7 36 (1.68%) JBoss
8 34 (1.59%) Skype for Business
9 33 (1.54%) Apache
10 27 (1.26%) Confluence
11 20 (0.93%) MQSeries
12 17 (0.79%) Umbraco
13 14 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.56%) OpenStack
14 12 (0.56%) Tomcat
15 9 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (0.42%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 219 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
2 86 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 43 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 20 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.84%) SAP CO
3 18 (0.84%) SAP FI
3 18 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.23%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.23%) SAP R/3
6 5 (0.23%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.19%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 4 (0.19%) TRIRIGA
8 3 (0.14%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.14%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.093%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.093%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 292 (13.64%) Office 365
2 271 (12.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (3.32%) SaaS
5 67 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (2.38%) IaaS
6 51 (2.38%) PaaS
7 34 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 31 (1.45%) GitHub
9 12 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 12 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (0.42%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
12 8 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.33%) Cloudflare
13 7 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
14 5 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 195 (9.11%) Firewall
2 180 (8.41%) WAN
3 174 (8.13%) LAN
4 111 (5.18%) DNS
5 107 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 104 (4.86%) VPN
7 89 (4.16%) SAN
8 87 (4.06%) DHCP
9 69 (3.22%) VoIP
10 65 (3.04%) Wireless
11 61 (2.85%) Network Security
12 60 (2.80%) MPLS
13 53 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
13 53 (2.48%) Internet
14 52 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
15 49 (2.29%) VLAN
16 46 (2.15%) Skype
17 43 (2.01%) Ethernet
18 35 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
19 30 (1.40%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 39 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (1.73%) Relational Database
4 36 (1.68%) Oracle Database
5 23 (1.07%) BusinessObjects
6 22 (1.03%) MySQL
7 19 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (0.75%) RDBMS
9 15 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (0.61%) OLAP
11 13 (0.61%) Oracle OLAP
11 13 (0.61%) SAP BW
11 13 (0.61%) SQL Server 2016
11 13 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (0.56%) Big Data
12 12 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 74 (3.46%) JIRA
2 49 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 48 (2.24%) Jenkins
4 24 (1.12%) Subversion
5 23 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 20 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.89%) Selenium
8 16 (0.75%) Gerrit
8 16 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 13 (0.61%) Toad
10 7 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.28%) Hudson
12 5 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (0.19%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.19%) VersionOne
14 3 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
15 2 (0.093%) GCC
15 2 (0.093%) HP UFT
15 2 (0.093%) Maven
General
1 328 (15.32%) Finance
2 117 (5.46%) Retail
3 101 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 59 (2.76%) Legal
5 45 (2.10%) Banking
6 38 (1.77%) Back Office
7 30 (1.40%) Law
8 17 (0.79%) Advertising
9 14 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 13 (0.61%) Marketing
11 11 (0.51%) Local Government
12 9 (0.42%) German Language
12 9 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.37%) Billing
14 7 (0.33%) Electronics
15 6 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.28%) Automotive
16 5 (0.23%) Games
16 5 (0.23%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 518 (24.19%) Analyst
2 177 (8.27%) Service Manager
3 159 (7.43%) IT Manager
4 149 (6.96%) Support Engineer
5 134 (6.26%) Support Analyst
6 124 (5.79%) Service Analyst
7 121 (5.65%) Architect
8 105 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 92 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
10 91 (4.25%) Consultant
11 87 (4.06%) IT Support
12 84 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
13 82 (3.83%) IT Analyst
14 79 (3.69%) Applications Support
15 77 (3.60%) Project Manager
16 72 (3.36%) Incident Manager
17 66 (3.08%) Major Incident Manager
18 65 (3.04%) IT Engineer
19 62 (2.90%) Business Analyst
19 62 (2.90%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (5.28%) .NET
2 68 (3.18%) Web Services
3 54 (2.52%) Middleware
4 48 (2.24%) HTML
5 36 (1.68%) CSS
5 36 (1.68%) XML
6 25 (1.17%) WCF
7 24 (1.12%) .NET Framework
8 21 (0.98%) ASP.NET
9 20 (0.93%) REST
10 19 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (0.89%) SOAP
11 17 (0.79%) J2EE
11 17 (0.79%) OAuth
11 17 (0.79%) SAML
12 15 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (0.70%) SailPoint
13 11 (0.51%) LAMP
13 11 (0.51%) WF
14 10 (0.47%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 221 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 202 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
3 198 (9.25%) Management Information System
4 153 (7.15%) Data Centre
5 86 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 55 (2.57%) CMDB
7 36 (1.68%) PMI
8 35 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 34 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (1.49%) Driving Licence
11 30 (1.40%) NHS
12 28 (1.31%) Clustering
12 28 (1.31%) iSeries
12 28 (1.31%) PKI
12 28 (1.31%) Public Cloud
13 25 (1.17%) Blackberry
13 25 (1.17%) CESG
13 25 (1.17%) Fintech
14 23 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
15 20 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 653 (30.50%) Windows
2 310 (14.48%) Windows Server
3 275 (12.84%) Linux
4 165 (7.71%) Windows 7
5 156 (7.29%) Windows 10
6 148 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 131 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 114 (5.32%) Unix
9 64 (2.99%) Windows 8
10 57 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (1.40%) Apple iOS
11 30 (1.40%) Solaris
12 22 (1.03%) AIX
13 18 (0.84%) Android
14 16 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (0.70%) Windows XP
16 14 (0.65%) CentOS
17 12 (0.56%) Ubuntu
18 11 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
19 9 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (25.32%) Service Management
2 389 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (17.84%) ITIL V3
4 327 (15.27%) Project Management
5 300 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
6 287 (13.40%) PRINCE2
7 277 (12.94%) Service Delivery
8 270 (12.61%) ITSM
9 264 (12.33%) Problem Management
10 249 (11.63%) Change Management
10 249 (11.63%) Incident Management
11 210 (9.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 187 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 180 (8.41%) Information Security
14 151 (7.05%) DevOps
15 144 (6.73%) Configuration Management
16 141 (6.59%) Business Analysis
17 129 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 120 (5.60%) TOGAF
19 102 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 301 (14.06%) SQL
2 89 (4.16%) Java
3 84 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 70 (3.27%) C#
5 51 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 47 (2.20%) Python
7 40 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 33 (1.54%) C
9 32 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 30 (1.40%) Shell Script
11 25 (1.17%) Perl
12 24 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 19 (0.89%) Ruby
14 12 (0.56%) ABAP
15 7 (0.33%) Korn
15 7 (0.33%) VBScript
16 5 (0.23%) C++
17 4 (0.19%) AWK
17 4 (0.19%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 373 (17.42%) Degree
2 237 (11.07%) ITIL Certification
2 237 (11.07%) Security Cleared
3 219 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 160 (7.47%) Cisco Certification
5 149 (6.96%) MCSE
6 148 (6.91%) SC Cleared
7 114 (5.32%) CCNA
8 104 (4.86%) CISSP
9 78 (3.64%) CCNP
10 76 (3.55%) MCSA
11 69 (3.22%) MCP
12 66 (3.08%) PMI Certification
13 65 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 61 (2.85%) CISM
15 55 (2.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 44 (2.06%) PMP
17 42 (1.96%) CISA
18 39 (1.82%) ISEB
18 39 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 355 (16.58%) SLA
2 165 (7.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (2.71%) QA
4 54 (2.52%) GDPR
5 52 (2.43%) Cyber Essentials
6 51 (2.38%) COBIT
6 51 (2.38%) PCI DSS
7 48 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 43 (2.01%) Data Quality
9 41 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 34 (1.59%) PMO
11 27 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 22 (1.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 8 (0.37%) PMBOK
14 7 (0.33%) GAMP
15 6 (0.28%) GPG13
15 6 (0.28%) HL7
15 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 19770
16 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
17 3 (0.14%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 421 (19.66%) Active Directory
2 252 (11.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (4.06%) vSphere
4 71 (3.32%) Hyper-V
5 41 (1.91%) XenDesktop
6 39 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (1.77%) Docker
7 38 (1.77%) XenApp
8 27 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (1.17%) VMware NSX
10 22 (1.03%) vCloud
10 22 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
11 20 (0.93%) Firmware
12 13 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.47%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.42%) Terminal Server
15 8 (0.37%) NFS
15 8 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (0.37%) Samba
16 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 138 (6.45%) SCCM
2 85 (3.97%) Puppet
3 78 (3.64%) Ansible
4 47 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (1.49%) SCOM
6 23 (1.07%) QRadar
7 22 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 18 (0.84%) Nagios
8 18 (0.84%) Nessus
9 16 (0.75%) OpenVAS
10 15 (0.70%) Core Impact
10 15 (0.70%) Data Guard
10 15 (0.70%) Nexpose
11 14 (0.65%) NetBackup
12 11 (0.51%) WMI
13 10 (0.47%) Kubernetes
13 10 (0.47%) Terraform
13 10 (0.47%) vCenter Server
14 9 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
15 8 (0.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 598 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 395 (18.45%) VMware
3 259 (12.10%) Cisco
4 180 (8.41%) Oracle
5 153 (7.15%) Citrix
6 122 (5.70%) ServiceNow
7 86 (4.02%) HP
8 77 (3.60%) SAP
8 77 (3.60%) SolarWinds
9 76 (3.55%) IBM
10 65 (3.04%) Remedy
11 57 (2.66%) Red Hat
12 50 (2.34%) CheckPoint
13 46 (2.15%) Juniper
14 45 (2.10%) EMC
15 37 (1.73%) F5
16 31 (1.45%) Palo Alto
17 30 (1.40%) LogRhythm
17 30 (1.40%) NetApp
17 30 (1.40%) Snow