The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 87 66 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +29
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 10 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 2.45% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 2.82% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 4
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +44.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £60,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,150 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.85% +2.94%
ITSM
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
1151 1204 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 86.93% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 775 752 803
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ITSM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 21 (95.45%) Service Management
2 17 (77.27%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) COBIT
6 7 (31.82%) FrontRange
6 7 (31.82%) IT Governance
6 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
6 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
6 7 (31.82%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (31.82%) ServiceNow
6 7 (31.82%) Performance Management
6 7 (31.82%) Law
6 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
6 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
7 6 (27.27%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) Change Management
8 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
10 3 (13.64%) Statistics
10 3 (13.64%) Line Management
10 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
11 2 (9.09%) SAN
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) MS Excel

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Law
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Management Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Service Management Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) IT Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Service Manager
3 4 (18.18%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Head of IT
4 3 (13.64%) Head of Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Transition Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Transition Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Service Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Service Management
2 17 (77.27%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (31.82%) IT Governance
5 7 (31.82%) Performance Management
5 7 (31.82%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (31.82%) Supplier Management
5 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
5 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
6 5 (22.73%) Change Management
6 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
7 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
8 3 (13.64%) Line Management
8 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (9.09%) High Availability
9 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) COBIT
2 6 (27.27%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) FrontRange
1 7 (31.82%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago