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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 36 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 85 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.40% 5.31% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 6.28% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 28
Average salary £46,934 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.43% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £27,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £54,600 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
1390 1242 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.25% 84.60% 86.17%
Number of salaries quoted 881 819 639
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (38.06%) Finance
2 54 (34.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (33.55%) Windows
4 38 (24.52%) SQL
4 38 (24.52%) Banking
5 37 (23.87%) Data Centre
6 36 (23.23%) PRINCE2
7 33 (21.29%) Microsoft
8 32 (20.65%) SQL Server
9 29 (18.71%) Project Management
10 28 (18.06%) Service Management
11 27 (17.42%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (17.42%) Oracle
12 26 (16.77%) VMware
12 26 (16.77%) Information Security
13 25 (16.13%) Retail
13 25 (16.13%) SharePoint
14 24 (15.48%) COBIT
15 23 (14.84%) Security Cleared
15 23 (14.84%) Linux
16 22 (14.19%) CISSP
16 22 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (14.19%) Relational Database
17 21 (13.55%) Active Directory
18 20 (12.90%) RDBMS
18 20 (12.90%) CISA
18 20 (12.90%) Risk Management
19 18 (11.61%) Business Analysis
19 18 (11.61%) MS Exchange
20 17 (10.97%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 18 (11.61%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.52%) Lync
5 5 (3.23%) WorkSite
5 5 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.23%) IIS
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.29%) Apache
7 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.65%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) nginx
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 16 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.39%) MS Office
3 4 (2.58%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.68%) Firewall
2 10 (6.45%) Intranet
3 7 (4.52%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.52%) LAN
4 6 (3.87%) WAN
4 6 (3.87%) DNS
5 4 (2.58%) Network Security
6 3 (1.94%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.94%) VoIP
6 3 (1.94%) WLAN
7 2 (1.29%) LDAP
7 2 (1.29%) SAN
7 2 (1.29%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.29%) SSH
7 2 (1.29%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.65%) MPLS
8 1 (0.65%) SSL
8 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.19%) Relational Database
3 20 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 17 (10.97%) Oracle Database
5 11 (7.10%) SQLPlus
6 10 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.81%) MySQL
8 2 (1.29%) OLTP
8 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) PeopleTools
General
1 59 (38.06%) Finance
2 38 (24.52%) Banking
3 25 (16.13%) Retail
4 16 (10.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (7.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.87%) Law
7 4 (2.58%) Legal
7 4 (2.58%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.65%) Electronics
10 1 (0.65%) Marketing
10 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (18.06%) Analyst
2 20 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 18 (11.61%) DBA
4 16 (10.32%) Senior Manager
4 16 (10.32%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (5.81%) Administrator
6 9 (5.81%) Consultant
6 9 (5.81%) PMO Analyst
7 8 (5.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Technical Manager
9 6 (3.87%) PMO Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Service Manager
9 6 (3.87%) Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.23%) Security Manager
11 4 (2.58%) Service Management Consultant
11 4 (2.58%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) Middleware
2 3 (1.94%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.87%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.16%) Mobile Payment
4 8 (5.16%) Cryptography
4 8 (5.16%) SCADA
5 4 (2.58%) Replication
6 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.94%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.29%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.29%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.29%) iPhone
7 2 (1.29%) iPad
7 2 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.65%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Handset
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
8 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (33.55%) Windows
2 23 (14.84%) Linux
3 16 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.10%) UNIX
5 7 (4.52%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.87%) Debian
7 4 (2.58%) AIX
7 4 (2.58%) Solaris
8 3 (1.94%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.94%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (23.23%) PRINCE2
3 29 (18.71%) Project Management
4 28 (18.06%) Service Management
5 26 (16.77%) Information Security
6 20 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 18 (11.61%) Business Analysis
8 16 (10.32%) Cyber Security
9 15 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (9.03%) Business Continuity
11 12 (7.74%) Security Management
12 11 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (7.10%) ITIL V3
12 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.10%) Data Protection
13 10 (6.45%) Waterfall
13 10 (6.45%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.81%) Test Scripting
14 9 (5.81%) Change Management
15 8 (5.16%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.52%) SQL
2 12 (7.74%) PL/SQL
3 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.52%) Java
4 7 (4.52%) Perl
5 3 (1.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.29%) Korn
6 2 (1.29%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) PeopleCode
7 1 (0.65%) SQR
Qualifications
1 27 (17.42%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (14.84%) Security Cleared
3 22 (14.19%) CISSP
4 20 (12.90%) CISA
5 13 (8.39%) CISM
6 12 (7.74%) Degree
6 12 (7.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (5.16%) MCSE
9 5 (3.23%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.94%) MBA
11 2 (1.29%) MCTS
11 2 (1.29%) MCITP
11 2 (1.29%) APMP
11 2 (1.29%) MCSA
11 2 (1.29%) HND
12 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.65%) OCP
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.48%) COBIT
2 14 (9.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (7.74%) PCI DSS
4 11 (7.10%) SLA
5 6 (3.87%) QA
System Software
1 22 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (13.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.74%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (7.10%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.87%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (2.58%) XenApp
7 3 (1.94%) MetaFrame
7 3 (1.94%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.94%) NFS
7 3 (1.94%) vSphere
8 2 (1.29%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.29%) Samba
9 1 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.39%) Data Guard
2 12 (7.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (6.45%) SCOM
4 5 (3.23%) SCCM
5 2 (1.29%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (21.29%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.42%) Oracle
3 26 (16.77%) VMware
4 17 (10.97%) Citrix
5 8 (5.16%) HP
6 7 (4.52%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.87%) Cisco
8 4 (2.58%) FrontRange
8 4 (2.58%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.29%) SAP
9 2 (1.29%) IBM
10 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.65%) EMC
10 1 (0.65%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.65%) Apple
10 1 (0.65%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.65%) Avaya
10 1 (0.65%) Juniper
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: up to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
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Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus on call, bonus and bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year (Pro rata)
Posted: 12 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Wood MacKenzie Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
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Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
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Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago