The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 41 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 174 287 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.48% 7.11% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 8.76% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 93 189 122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £56,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
ITIL
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2704 3277 2475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.17% 81.19% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 2149 1419
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITIL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ITIL Salary Trend in Scotland

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in Scotland

ITIL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -7 79 £44,500 +18.66% 12
Edinburgh -17 56 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Aberdeen +21 7 £102,000 +164.93%
Stirling -10 5 £40,000 +1.91%
Dundee +1 4 £52,500 +118.75%
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £37,750 -
North Lanarkshire -2 3 £45,000 +34.32%
West Lothian -4 3 £25,750 -35.62% 1
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
Fife 0 2 £37,750 -14.68%
Falkirk - 2 £28,000 -
Perthshire - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £21,500 -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 134 (35.73%) Finance
2 122 (32.53%) Windows
3 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
4 85 (22.67%) Service Delivery
5 75 (20.00%) Service Management
6 74 (19.73%) Active Directory
7 72 (19.20%) SQL
8 71 (18.93%) Oracle
9 65 (17.33%) Degree
10 64 (17.07%) SQL Server
11 59 (15.73%) MS Excel
11 59 (15.73%) Project Management
12 57 (15.20%) Change Management
12 57 (15.20%) Linux
13 51 (13.60%) SLA
14 50 (13.33%) Firewall
15 48 (12.80%) Cisco
15 48 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
16 47 (12.53%) Windows 7
16 47 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (12.27%) VMware
18 45 (12.00%) PRINCE2
19 42 (11.20%) UNIX
20 40 (10.67%) Incident Management
21 39 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
22 38 (10.13%) Banking
23 35 (9.33%) MS Office
23 35 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
24 33 (8.80%) Oracle Database

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (7.20%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 15 (4.00%) JBoss
4 15 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (3.73%) IIS
5 14 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.07%) Lync
9 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 4 (1.07%) SAP Portal
9 4 (1.07%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.07%) Apache
10 3 (0.80%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.80%) CMS
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 59 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 35 (9.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (5.07%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (4.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (3.20%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (3.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (2.67%) SAP FI
5 9 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (2.40%) SAP CO
5 9 (2.40%) SAP R/3
5 9 (2.40%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (2.13%) SAP LE
7 6 (1.60%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (1.33%) SAP SD
8 5 (1.33%) Primavera
9 4 (1.07%) SAP SCM
9 4 (1.07%) SAP ERP
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.07%) SAP HR
9 4 (1.07%) SAP GRC
9 4 (1.07%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (13.33%) Firewall
2 31 (8.27%) DNS
3 29 (7.73%) SAN
4 28 (7.47%) LAN
5 24 (6.40%) WAN
6 19 (5.07%) DHCP
7 18 (4.80%) TCP/IP
8 15 (4.00%) OSPF
8 15 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (3.47%) VPN
10 11 (2.93%) Ethernet
11 10 (2.67%) DMZ
12 6 (1.60%) WLAN
12 6 (1.60%) BGP
12 6 (1.60%) MPLS
12 6 (1.60%) ADSL
13 5 (1.33%) VoIP
13 5 (1.33%) Internet
13 5 (1.33%) IPv4
13 5 (1.33%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.80%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (2.67%) SQLPlus
4 9 (2.40%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.87%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.33%) DB2
8 4 (1.07%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.80%) QlikView
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.53%) DataStage
10 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (2.40%) Toad
2 7 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (1.60%) ProC
4 1 (0.27%) JIRA
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 134 (35.73%) Finance
2 38 (10.13%) Banking
3 16 (4.27%) Retail
4 14 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.93%) Back Office
6 10 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.40%) Billing
8 6 (1.60%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.33%) Law
9 5 (1.33%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.80%) Local Government
10 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Legal
11 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (20.53%) Analyst
2 40 (10.67%) Support Analyst
3 39 (10.40%) Service Manager
4 26 (6.93%) Services Delivery Manager
4 26 (6.93%) Delivery Manager
5 25 (6.67%) Consultant
6 22 (5.87%) DBA
6 22 (5.87%) Administrator
7 21 (5.60%) Applications Support
8 20 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
9 17 (4.53%) Team Leader
10 14 (3.73%) Applications Support Analyst
10 14 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.73%) Network Engineer
11 13 (3.47%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.47%) Business Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) 1st Line Support
13 10 (2.67%) Support Engineer
13 10 (2.67%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (2.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.20%) .NET
1 12 (3.20%) jQuery
2 11 (2.93%) JBoss Seam
2 11 (2.93%) Java EE 5
2 11 (2.93%) RichFaces
2 11 (2.93%) REST
2 11 (2.93%) JAX-RS
2 11 (2.93%) JSP
2 11 (2.93%) SOAP
2 11 (2.93%) Struts
2 11 (2.93%) JSF
2 11 (2.93%) Hibernate
3 6 (1.60%) Middleware
3 6 (1.60%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.33%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.07%) SAP Basis
5 4 (1.07%) Web Services
5 4 (1.07%) SAP PI
6 3 (0.80%) HTML
7 2 (0.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.40%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.13%) SCADA
6 7 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (1.87%) Cryptography
7 6 (1.60%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.33%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.33%) FMCG
8 5 (1.33%) PKI
8 5 (1.33%) Clustering
8 5 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.80%) CMDB
11 2 (0.53%) iPhone
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.53%) Handset
11 2 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 122 (32.53%) Windows
2 57 (15.20%) Linux
3 47 (12.53%) Windows 7
4 42 (11.20%) UNIX
5 39 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (4.53%) AIX
9 10 (2.67%) Solaris
10 9 (2.40%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.13%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.33%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.53%) Windows CE
16 2 (0.53%) Debian
16 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (22.67%) Service Delivery
2 75 (20.00%) Service Management
3 59 (15.73%) Project Management
4 57 (15.20%) Change Management
5 47 (12.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (12.00%) PRINCE2
7 40 (10.67%) Incident Management
8 35 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (8.53%) Problem Management
10 31 (8.27%) Information Security
11 29 (7.73%) Risk Management
12 26 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (6.93%) Mentoring
13 21 (5.60%) Time Management
14 20 (5.33%) Cyber Security
15 19 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (5.07%) Performance Management
15 19 (5.07%) Business Analysis
16 18 (4.80%) Load Balancing
16 18 (4.80%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.20%) SQL
2 27 (7.20%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.07%) Java
4 13 (3.47%) PL/SQL
4 13 (3.47%) C#
4 13 (3.47%) VBA
5 12 (3.20%) VB
5 12 (3.20%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.40%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.60%) VBScript
8 5 (1.33%) Perl
9 4 (1.07%) C
9 4 (1.07%) ABAP
10 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.80%) Korn
10 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.53%) C++
12 1 (0.27%) COBOL
12 1 (0.27%) Delphi
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (17.33%) Degree
2 28 (7.47%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.93%) CISA
4 22 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.60%) CISSP
6 20 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 14 (3.73%) CCNA
9 13 (3.47%) MCSE
9 13 (3.47%) CCNP
10 12 (3.20%) CISM
11 10 (2.67%) MCP
12 8 (2.13%) ISEB
13 7 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.60%) MCSA
14 6 (1.60%) MBA
14 6 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (1.60%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (13.60%) SLA
2 23 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (5.07%) COBIT
4 11 (2.93%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.60%) QA
6 4 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.07%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.53%) FATCA
7 2 (0.53%) MiFID
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (19.73%) Active Directory
2 39 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.80%) Hyper-V
3 18 (4.80%) vSphere
4 17 (4.53%) XenApp
5 7 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.33%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.33%) MetaFrame
6 5 (1.33%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.53%) KVM
9 2 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.53%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.53%) NFS
9 2 (0.53%) Xen
10 1 (0.27%) RACF
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (5.33%) SCCM
2 19 (5.07%) SCOM
3 15 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.60%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.80%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.27%) Control-M
8 1 (0.27%) Nagios
8 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.27%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 93 (24.80%) Microsoft
2 71 (18.93%) Oracle
3 48 (12.80%) Cisco
4 46 (12.27%) VMware
5 30 (8.00%) Citrix
6 24 (6.40%) SAP
7 17 (4.53%) HP
8 13 (3.47%) Sybase
9 11 (2.93%) Cognos
10 9 (2.40%) BMC
10 9 (2.40%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.87%) CheckPoint
11 7 (1.87%) Fortinet
12 6 (1.60%) Avaya
13 5 (1.33%) Compaq
14 4 (1.07%) EMC
15 3 (0.80%) Lotus
15 3 (0.80%) Business Objects
15 3 (0.80%) IBM
15 3 (0.80%) F5
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,500 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Glasgow
PWC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Unrivalled Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago