The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 24 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 16 16 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 8.51% 6.45% 20.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.31% 9.47% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 54
Average salary £26,250 £38,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.92% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £26,600 £16,729
10% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £56,000 £43,425
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
ITIL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 169 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 69.15% 68.15% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 86 133 196
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

ITIL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Aberdeen

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 11 (34.38%) Service Management
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle
4 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (21.88%) SLA
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
6 6 (18.75%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 6 (18.75%) Degree
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (9.38%) SCCM
9 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
9 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.38%) COBIT
9 3 (9.38%) .NET
9 3 (9.38%) DNS

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) DBA
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (21.88%) SQL DBA
3 6 (18.75%) Administrator
4 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Support
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Service Management
2 8 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.63%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (15.63%) Change Management
3 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 2 (6.25%) Security Management
5 2 (6.25%) Workflow
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCSD
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (6.25%) CITP
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 3 (9.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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