The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 55 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 51 79 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.70% 5.13% 4.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 6.06% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 52 29
Average salary £55,000 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.29% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,754 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1181 1303 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.70% 84.67% 78.27%
Number of salaries quoted 695 847 523
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 55 (45.45%) Finance
2 49 (40.50%) Windows
3 37 (30.58%) Banking
4 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (25.62%) Project Management
6 29 (23.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (21.49%) Linux
8 25 (20.66%) Active Directory
9 24 (19.83%) CISSP
9 24 (19.83%) CISA
9 24 (19.83%) Information Security
9 24 (19.83%) Cyber Security
10 22 (18.18%) Retail
10 22 (18.18%) SQL
11 21 (17.36%) Service Delivery
12 20 (16.53%) Risk Management
13 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
14 18 (14.88%) Oracle
14 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (14.88%) Windows 7
15 17 (14.05%) SharePoint
15 17 (14.05%) Change Management
16 16 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (13.22%) Service Management
16 16 (13.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 16 (13.22%) PowerShell
17 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2
17 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
18 14 (11.57%) MS Exchange
18 14 (11.57%) SLA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (14.05%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.57%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.13%) CMS
6 4 (3.31%) Apache
6 4 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.31%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.31%) IIS
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.48%) Lync
7 3 (2.48%) JBoss
8 2 (1.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.83%) CICS
9 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.83%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (3.31%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.83%) Maximo
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) LAN
1 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.79%) Firewall
3 6 (4.96%) DNS
3 6 (4.96%) Ethernet
3 6 (4.96%) WLAN
4 5 (4.13%) SMTP
4 5 (4.13%) HTTP
5 4 (3.31%) SAN
5 4 (3.31%) Intranet
6 3 (2.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (2.48%) FTP
6 3 (2.48%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.48%) LDAP
7 2 (1.65%) VoIP
7 2 (1.65%) WAN
7 2 (1.65%) VPN
7 2 (1.65%) SNMP
7 2 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.31%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.31%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.65%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.83%) DB2
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.83%) Big Data
5 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
General
1 55 (45.45%) Finance
2 37 (30.58%) Banking
3 22 (18.18%) Retail
4 6 (4.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.13%) Law
6 3 (2.48%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Legal
7 2 (1.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (13.22%) Analyst
2 12 (9.92%) Administrator
2 12 (9.92%) Service Manager
3 11 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 9 (7.44%) Consultant
4 9 (7.44%) Junior
4 9 (7.44%) Support Analyst
4 9 (7.44%) Security Consultant
5 8 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (6.61%) Tester
6 7 (5.79%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.79%) Change Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.96%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.96%) DBA
7 6 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (4.96%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (4.96%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Information Manager
7 6 (4.96%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.13%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) Middleware
4 1 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.83%) Java EE
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.83%) COM
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.79%) SCADA
2 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.96%) Cryptography
3 6 (4.96%) Mobile Payment
3 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) iPhone
5 1 (0.83%) Open Source
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.50%) Windows
2 26 (21.49%) Linux
3 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (14.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.92%) UNIX
6 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.79%) AIX
8 6 (4.96%) Windows 2000
9 5 (4.13%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.48%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.48%) Solaris
10 3 (2.48%) Windows Phone
11 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.65%) Debian
11 2 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) Project Management
2 29 (23.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (19.83%) Information Security
3 24 (19.83%) Cyber Security
4 21 (17.36%) Service Delivery
5 20 (16.53%) Risk Management
6 17 (14.05%) Change Management
7 16 (13.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (13.22%) Service Management
8 15 (12.40%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.26%) Test Scripting
9 10 (8.26%) Business Analysis
10 8 (6.61%) Quality Management
10 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.61%) People Management
11 7 (5.79%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (4.96%) Benchmarking
12 6 (4.96%) Data Protection
12 6 (4.96%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.18%) SQL
2 16 (13.22%) PowerShell
3 9 (7.44%) C#
4 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.48%) VBScript
5 3 (2.48%) Java
6 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.65%) Perl
6 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.65%) Korn
6 2 (1.65%) C
7 1 (0.83%) Lua
7 1 (0.83%) Erlang
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) C++
7 1 (0.83%) COBOL
7 1 (0.83%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) Smalltalk
7 1 (0.83%) REXX
Qualifications
1 24 (19.83%) CISSP
1 24 (19.83%) CISA
2 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 8 (6.61%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.79%) CISM
5 6 (4.96%) MBA
5 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.13%) MCSE
7 4 (3.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (11.57%) SLA
3 13 (10.74%) COBIT
4 9 (7.44%) PCI DSS
5 4 (3.31%) ISO 9000
6 2 (1.65%) MiFID
6 2 (1.65%) FATCA
System Software
1 25 (20.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (4.96%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.13%) MetaFrame
6 4 (3.31%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.65%) KVM
8 2 (1.65%) XenApp
8 2 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.65%) Xen
9 1 (0.83%) NFS
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.83%) RACF
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (4.13%) SCCM
1 5 (4.13%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.31%) SCOM
3 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.65%) OpenView
3 2 (1.65%) Foglight
4 1 (0.83%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.83%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.83%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) Oracle
3 12 (9.92%) Cisco
3 12 (9.92%) Citrix
4 10 (8.26%) VMware
5 5 (4.13%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.31%) HP
7 3 (2.48%) Apple
7 3 (2.48%) Splunk
8 2 (1.65%) ArcSight
8 2 (1.65%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.65%) Imperva
8 2 (1.65%) IBM
8 2 (1.65%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Dell
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe
9 1 (0.83%) webMethods
9 1 (0.83%) McAfee
9 1 (0.83%) Juniper
9 1 (0.83%) BMC
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package and Bens incl Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 27 days ago