The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 352 375
Rank change year-on-year -57 +23  
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 609 925 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.90% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.01% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 465 727 688
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

ITIL V3 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 76555 91737 96448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.31% 88.79% 87.17%
Number of salaries quoted 62998 76245 77828
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the UK

ITIL V3
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3.

Salary trend for ITIL V3 in the UK

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V3 in the UK

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -55 552 £45,000 -5.26% 72
London -5 203 £49,815 -0.37% 15
South East +52 129 £38,000 -27.61% 10
Surrey +40 54 £34,000 -35.23% 2
East of England +23 53 £40,000 +1.26% 11
South West +14 46 £50,000 +2.56% 9
West Midlands -45 44 £45,000 +24.13% 5
Berkshire +23 35 £60,000 - 2
City of London +2 34 £47,000 -2.08% 3
Yorkshire -43 30 £38,925 -7.86% 3
North West -90 30 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Hertfordshire +27 26 £42,500 -2.29%
Hampshire +33 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Scotland +4 24 £50,375 +6.05% 4
West Yorkshire -37 23 £43,250 +1.76% 3
Manchester -57 23 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Birmingham -13 21 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Bristol +3 16 £42,500 -17.47% 3
Basingstoke +9 15 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Wiltshire +8 14 £50,000 +20.48%
Woking +17 13 £33,000 -2.94% 1
Salisbury - 13 £50,000 -
Bracknell +29 12 £62,500 +47.05%
Bradford +7 12 £44,000 +8.64% 2
Glasgow +4 11 £51,000 +7.36% 1
Leeds -17 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Staines - 11 £43,000 - 1
Reading +20 10 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Wales +12 10 £55,000 - 4
East Midlands -3 10 £38,750 -6.06%

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 1423 (100.00%) ITIL
2 534 (37.53%) Service Management
3 452 (31.76%) Microsoft
4 376 (26.42%) Windows
5 336 (23.61%) Service Delivery
6 310 (21.78%) Active Directory
7 305 (21.43%) Finance
8 269 (18.90%) SLA
9 260 (18.27%) Cisco
10 259 (18.20%) Degree
11 246 (17.29%) SQL
12 241 (16.94%) VMware
13 229 (16.09%) SQL Server
14 223 (15.67%) Problem Management
15 212 (14.90%) ITSM
16 207 (14.55%) Project Management
17 206 (14.48%) Change Management
18 203 (14.27%) Windows Server
19 198 (13.91%) Incident Management
20 196 (13.77%) PRINCE2
21 193 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
22 192 (13.49%) Data Centre
23 166 (11.67%) Security Cleared
24 165 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
25 162 (11.38%) MS Exchange
26 159 (11.17%) Oracle
27 155 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
28 142 (9.98%) Microsoft Certification
29 139 (9.77%) Citrix
30 136 (9.56%) HP

ITIL V3
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
1 162 (11.38%) MS Exchange
2 114 (8.01%) SharePoint
3 107 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (4.01%) IIS
5 45 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 35 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.48%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.34%) Skype for Business
10 18 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
11 17 (1.19%) Apache
12 14 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (0.49%) JBoss
15 6 (0.42%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.35%) CMS
16 5 (0.35%) Drupal
16 5 (0.35%) GeoServer
17 4 (0.28%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 114 (8.01%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 42 (2.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 30 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.05%) assyst
4 11 (0.77%) Sentinel
5 8 (0.56%) Remedy AR System
6 4 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP cProjects
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 2 (0.14%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP PLM
7 2 (0.14%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.14%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.070%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.070%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 88 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (4.57%) Office 365
4 64 (4.50%) PaaS
5 62 (4.36%) IaaS
6 51 (3.58%) SaaS
7 35 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.21%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.070%) FinancialForce.com
12 1 (0.070%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.070%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 110 (7.73%) Firewall
2 85 (5.97%) DNS
2 85 (5.97%) LAN
3 72 (5.06%) WAN
4 71 (4.99%) Network Security
5 64 (4.50%) SAN
6 63 (4.43%) VPN
7 57 (4.01%) Wireless
8 47 (3.30%) DHCP
8 47 (3.30%) VoIP
9 39 (2.74%) TCP/IP
10 38 (2.67%) MPLS
11 35 (2.46%) LDAP
12 33 (2.32%) Cisco ASA
13 29 (2.04%) IPsec
14 26 (1.83%) Cisco Wireless
15 24 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (1.62%) Internet
17 17 (1.19%) DMZ
17 17 (1.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 80 (5.62%) MySQL
3 47 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (2.95%) DB2
5 35 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (2.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 25 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (1.41%) Oracle OWB
10 20 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (1.19%) DTS
12 15 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (1.05%) Relational Database
13 14 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.63%) MongoDB
16 8 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.56%) Big Data
17 6 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (1.41%) PeopleTools
2 19 (1.34%) JIRA
3 6 (0.42%) Selenium
4 5 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.28%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.28%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.28%) JUnit
5 4 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.21%) Toad
6 3 (0.21%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.070%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.070%) JMeter
7 1 (0.070%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.070%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.070%) TeamCity
General
1 305 (21.43%) Finance
2 101 (7.10%) Retail
3 70 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.22%) Banking
5 40 (2.81%) Publishing
6 26 (1.83%) Legal
7 21 (1.48%) Back Office
8 19 (1.34%) Billing
8 19 (1.34%) Marketing
9 12 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 11 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.77%) Multimedia
11 8 (0.56%) Automotive
11 8 (0.56%) Military
12 5 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.35%) Law
13 4 (0.28%) Advertising
13 4 (0.28%) Local Government
13 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 281 (19.75%) Analyst
2 203 (14.27%) Service Manager
3 139 (9.77%) Architect
4 129 (9.07%) IT Manager
5 111 (7.80%) Service Analyst
6 86 (6.04%) Solutions Architect
7 76 (5.34%) Support Engineer
8 70 (4.92%) IT Services Manager
9 68 (4.78%) Applications Support
9 68 (4.78%) Delivery Manager
10 65 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 64 (4.50%) Service Desk Analyst
12 63 (4.43%) Services Delivery Manager
13 60 (4.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 59 (4.15%) DBA
14 59 (4.15%) Team Leader
15 47 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
16 46 (3.23%) Administrator
16 46 (3.23%) IT Analyst
17 44 (3.09%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.53%) Web Services
2 19 (1.34%) .NET
3 17 (1.19%) CSS
3 17 (1.19%) XML
4 15 (1.05%) HTML
5 11 (0.77%) 802.1X
6 10 (0.70%) Ajax
6 10 (0.70%) SOAP
7 9 (0.63%) LAMP
7 9 (0.63%) LAPP Stack
8 6 (0.42%) Middleware
8 6 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (0.35%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.35%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.35%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.28%) iBATIS
10 4 (0.28%) JSP
10 4 (0.28%) Servlets
10 4 (0.28%) Spring
11 3 (0.21%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 192 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 155 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (7.52%) Computer Science
4 101 (7.10%) Management Information System
5 84 (5.90%) CMDB
6 40 (2.81%) Replication
7 36 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 25 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
9 24 (1.69%) Driving Licence
10 20 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 19 (1.34%) Freedom of Information
12 18 (1.26%) EPoS
13 17 (1.19%) Clustering
13 17 (1.19%) User Experience
14 16 (1.12%) Client/Server
14 16 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
15 15 (1.05%) iPad
16 13 (0.91%) CESG
17 10 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 9 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 376 (26.42%) Windows
2 203 (14.27%) Windows Server
3 134 (9.42%) Linux
4 102 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 94 (6.61%) Windows 7
6 77 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (3.16%) Windows 10
8 33 (2.32%) Unix
9 32 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.97%) Windows 8
11 27 (1.90%) Apple iOS
12 23 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (1.48%) Android
14 18 (1.26%) AIX
15 13 (0.91%) CentOS
15 13 (0.91%) Solaris
16 12 (0.84%) HPUX
17 8 (0.56%) VMS
17 8 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1423 (100.00%) ITIL
2 534 (37.53%) Service Management
3 336 (23.61%) Service Delivery
4 223 (15.67%) Problem Management
5 212 (14.90%) ITSM
6 207 (14.55%) Project Management
7 206 (14.48%) Change Management
8 198 (13.91%) Incident Management
9 196 (13.77%) PRINCE2
10 165 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 108 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
12 102 (7.17%) TOGAF
13 98 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 96 (6.75%) CRM
15 93 (6.54%) Presales
16 91 (6.39%) Service Design
17 86 (6.04%) Configuration Management
18 84 (5.90%) Line Management
19 81 (5.69%) Asset Management
20 78 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (17.29%) SQL
2 86 (6.04%) PowerShell
3 38 (2.67%) VBScript
4 33 (2.32%) T-SQL
5 30 (2.11%) Perl
6 29 (2.04%) Python
7 28 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 25 (1.76%) Java
9 20 (1.41%) SQR
10 18 (1.26%) C#
10 18 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 17 (1.19%) VB
12 14 (0.98%) PHP
13 13 (0.91%) C
14 10 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 8 (0.56%) VBA
16 6 (0.42%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.42%) Ruby
17 4 (0.28%) C++
17 4 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 259 (18.20%) Degree
2 166 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 142 (9.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 107 (7.52%) SC Cleared
5 102 (7.17%) Cisco Certification
6 71 (4.99%) DV Cleared
7 65 (4.57%) MCP
8 64 (4.50%) MCSE
9 58 (4.08%) CCNP
9 58 (4.08%) MCSA
10 56 (3.94%) CISSP
11 51 (3.58%) ITIL Certification
12 50 (3.51%) CCNA
12 50 (3.51%) PMI Certification
13 49 (3.44%) PMP
14 42 (2.95%) CISM
14 42 (2.95%) ISEB
15 37 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 36 (2.53%) CISA
17 18 (1.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (18.90%) SLA
2 71 (4.99%) PCI DSS
3 51 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (3.16%) QA
5 15 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.98%) COBIT
6 14 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
7 13 (0.91%) PMO
8 12 (0.84%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 10 (0.70%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.56%) ISO22301
11 7 (0.49%) ISO19770
12 6 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 6 (0.42%) ISO27002
12 6 (0.42%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.35%) PMBOK
14 4 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.070%) GPG13
System Software
1 310 (21.78%) Active Directory
2 193 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 50 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
5 31 (2.18%) VMware ESX
6 28 (1.97%) vSphere
7 22 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
9 19 (1.34%) XenApp
10 18 (1.26%) XenDesktop
11 14 (0.98%) OpenSIPS
12 12 (0.84%) NFS
13 8 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (0.56%) ISA Server
13 8 (0.56%) UAG
13 8 (0.56%) vCloud
13 8 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 6 (0.42%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 108 (7.59%) SCCM
2 41 (2.88%) SCOM
3 35 (2.46%) SCVMM
4 31 (2.18%) NetBackup
5 27 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
6 22 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
7 20 (1.41%) Data Guard
7 20 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
9 15 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
9 15 (1.05%) vCenter Server
10 13 (0.91%) FortiGate
11 12 (0.84%) AirWatch
12 11 (0.77%) Puppet
13 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
13 8 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
13 8 (0.56%) vMotion
13 8 (0.56%) WMI
14 7 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 452 (31.76%) Microsoft
2 260 (18.27%) Cisco
3 241 (16.94%) VMware
4 159 (11.17%) Oracle
5 139 (9.77%) Citrix
6 136 (9.56%) HP
7 112 (7.87%) CheckPoint
8 81 (5.69%) Remedy
9 79 (5.55%) ServiceNow
10 71 (4.99%) Juniper
11 63 (4.43%) BMC
12 57 (4.01%) IBM
13 52 (3.65%) EMC
14 50 (3.51%) NetApp
15 31 (2.18%) Sun
16 30 (2.11%) F5
17 29 (2.04%) SAP
18 26 (1.83%) Avaya
19 24 (1.69%) Palo Alto
19 24 (1.69%) Red Hat
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Car Allowance, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
I3
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 basic + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Good Coffee...
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: £30 - £45K (negotiable subject to experience & proven track record) pl
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + 10% bonus & other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus up to 15% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £41,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Competitive Salary + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + £7000 Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + £7000 Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago