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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.76% 4.93% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 6.25% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,150 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-0.37% +2.94%
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
35 112 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 83.33% 78.87% 72.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 85 130
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Products Support Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Proofpoint