The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ITIL V2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 800 896 915
Rank change year-on-year +96 +19  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V2 74 37 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.038% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.043% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 52 32 57
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -12.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £28,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £41,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -9.75% +18.84%  

ITIL V2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80257 86320 97586
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.74% 88.92% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 64749 72153 79773
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITIL V2
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V2 in the UK

ITIL V2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V2.

Salary trend for ITIL V2 in the UK

ITIL V2
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V2 in the UK

ITIL V2
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 74 £37,500 -9.09% 6
London +50 35 £39,350 -34.41%
South East +73 19 £37,500 +15.38% 1
City of London +37 15 £75,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +27 9 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -29 8 - - 1
Basingstoke - 8 £40,000 -
East of England +1 6 £37,000 -9.75%
Berkshire - 6 £26,000 -
Reading - 6 £26,000 -
Essex -6 5 £37,000 -9.75%
Manchester - 4 - - 1
East Midlands +21 3 £29,000 -42.00%
Kent +11 3 £38,500 +37.50% 1
Lancashire - 3 - -
Preston - 3 - -
Kettering - 2 £29,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £29,000 -
West Midlands +14 1 £27,500 -8.33%
Leicestershire +8 1 £48,000 -15.04%
South West -9 1 - - 4
Devon - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 -
North East - 1 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £48,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £27,500 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £46,400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £46,400 -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 95 (100.00%) ITIL
2 46 (48.42%) Service Management
3 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 30 (31.58%) Windows
5 26 (27.37%) Degree
6 25 (26.32%) SLA
7 24 (25.26%) Finance
7 24 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (24.21%) Service Delivery
9 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
10 21 (22.11%) Change Management
11 20 (21.05%) Project Management
11 20 (21.05%) VMware
11 20 (21.05%) DNS
12 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 19 (20.00%) Firewall
12 19 (20.00%) ITSM
12 19 (20.00%) Business Analysis
13 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (18.95%) .NET
13 18 (18.95%) CRM
13 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
14 17 (17.89%) Siebel
14 17 (17.89%) SAN
14 17 (17.89%) ITIL V3
15 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (16.84%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (16.84%) CCNA
15 16 (16.84%) Mentoring
16 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP

ITIL V2
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) EPiServer
3 3 (3.16%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.11%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Siebel CRM
2 5 (5.26%) SAP MII
2 5 (5.26%) SAP PP
2 5 (5.26%) SAP PP-PI
3 4 (4.21%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (3.16%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.05%) SAP LE
5 1 (1.05%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.37%) Office 365
2 3 (3.16%) G Suite
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) DNS
2 19 (20.00%) Firewall
3 17 (17.89%) SAN
4 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.53%) DDNS
5 10 (10.53%) DHCP
5 10 (10.53%) Unified Communications
5 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (9.47%) VPN
7 5 (5.26%) Frame Relay
7 5 (5.26%) LAN
7 5 (5.26%) WAN
8 3 (3.16%) HTTP
8 3 (3.16%) VLAN
8 3 (3.16%) WLAN
9 2 (2.11%) Extranet
9 2 (2.11%) Internet
9 2 (2.11%) Intranet
10 1 (1.05%) LDAP
10 1 (1.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.21%) PowerCenter
4 3 (3.16%) DB2
4 3 (3.16%) Power BI
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) MySQL
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
4 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Analyst
2 20 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (18.95%) Service Manager
4 16 (16.84%) Senior Support Analyst
4 16 (16.84%) Support Analyst
5 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (13.68%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
7 12 (12.63%) Development Manager
8 11 (11.58%) Services Delivery Manager
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 10 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
10 9 (9.47%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.95%) .NET
2 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.26%) SAP XI
3 5 (5.26%) Web Services
4 4 (4.21%) CSS
4 4 (4.21%) SOAP
4 4 (4.21%) XML
5 3 (3.16%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.05%) Ajax
6 1 (1.05%) HTML
6 1 (1.05%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.53%) CMDB
4 7 (7.37%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.16%) Clustering
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.58%) Windows
2 18 (18.95%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 13 (13.68%) Windows 10
5 10 (10.53%) Android
5 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 10 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 10 (10.53%) Windows Phone
6 7 (7.37%) Linux
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.16%) Unix
9 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (100.00%) ITIL
2 46 (48.42%) Service Management
3 23 (24.21%) Service Delivery
4 21 (22.11%) Change Management
5 20 (21.05%) Project Management
6 19 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 19 (20.00%) ITSM
7 18 (18.95%) CRM
8 17 (17.89%) ITIL V3
9 16 (16.84%) Mentoring
10 15 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (14.74%) Asset Management
11 14 (14.74%) SDLC
12 13 (13.68%) Document Management
13 12 (12.63%) Release Management
14 11 (11.58%) Content Management
14 11 (11.58%) Demand Management
15 10 (10.53%) Performance Management
16 9 (9.47%) Problem Management
17 8 (8.42%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) C#
2 3 (3.16%) AWK
2 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.16%) C++
2 3 (3.16%) Java
2 3 (3.16%) Korn
2 3 (3.16%) Perl
2 3 (3.16%) Python
2 3 (3.16%) sed
2 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.16%) SQL
2 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (27.37%) Degree
2 16 (16.84%) CCNA
2 16 (16.84%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (10.53%) MCP
6 6 (6.32%) MCSE
6 6 (6.32%) SAP Certification
7 5 (5.26%) A+ Certification
7 5 (5.26%) DBS Check
8 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.16%) CCNP
9 3 (3.16%) MCITP
10 2 (2.11%) MCSA
10 2 (2.11%) MCTS
11 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.05%) CAPM
11 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 22 (23.16%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.53%) Terminal Services
4 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 3 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.05%) VMware
3 17 (17.89%) Siebel
4 13 (13.68%) HP
5 11 (11.58%) Cisco
5 11 (11.58%) Citrix
5 11 (11.58%) OpenText
5 11 (11.58%) Sun
5 11 (11.58%) Symantec
6 10 (10.53%) Acronis
7 9 (9.47%) IBM
8 7 (7.37%) Oracle
8 7 (7.37%) SAP
9 6 (6.32%) Remedy
10 4 (4.21%) Informatica
10 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
11 3 (3.16%) Ab Initio
11 3 (3.16%) Google
11 3 (3.16%) NetApp
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
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