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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 41 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 167 308 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.35% 8.37% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 9.91% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87 202 118
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
2742 3107 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.77% 84.43% 80.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 2099 1721
Average salary £43,913 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.32% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -15 74 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Edinburgh -13 65 £47,500 +11.76% 8
West Lothian -6 10 £55,000 +37.50%
West Dunbartonshire - 6 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +6 5 £39,000 -11.36% 1
Renfrewshire 0 5 £50,000 -
Stirling -12 3 £38,000 -24.00%
Fife +4 1 - -
Inverclyde -1 1 £62,000 +87.87%
Argyll and Bute -2 1 £47,500 +72.72%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 115 (33.53%) Windows
1 115 (33.53%) Finance
2 89 (25.95%) Microsoft
3 86 (25.07%) SQL
4 68 (19.83%) Oracle
5 64 (18.66%) PRINCE2
6 62 (18.08%) MS Excel
6 62 (18.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (16.62%) VMware
8 57 (16.62%) Service Management
9 56 (16.33%) SQL Server
10 54 (15.74%) Active Directory
11 50 (14.58%) Incident Management
11 50 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (14.29%) Linux
12 49 (14.29%) Firewall
13 47 (13.70%) Project Management
14 45 (13.12%) Data Centre
15 44 (12.83%) Cisco
16 43 (12.54%) Degree
17 41 (11.95%) Service Delivery
18 40 (11.66%) Change Management
18 40 (11.66%) MS Exchange
19 38 (11.08%) SLA
20 37 (10.79%) UNIX
20 37 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (10.79%) Problem Management
21 34 (9.91%) Mentoring
22 33 (9.62%) LAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (11.66%) MS Exchange
2 29 (8.45%) SharePoint
3 24 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 22 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (4.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (2.04%) Lync
9 5 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.46%) IIS
9 5 (1.46%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.17%) JBoss
10 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.58%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.58%) SAS
13 1 (0.29%) CMS
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 62 (18.08%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.12%) MS Office
3 7 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.17%) MS Project
4 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 24 (7.00%) Oracle EBS
1 24 (7.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (5.83%) Oracle Payables
2 20 (5.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 18 (5.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 16 (4.66%) Oracle iProcurement
5 12 (3.50%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (2.33%) Primavera
7 7 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (1.17%) SAP SD
8 4 (1.17%) SAP R/3
8 4 (1.17%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (1.17%) SAP CO
8 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.29%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.46%) Office 365
2 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.29%) Firewall
2 33 (9.62%) LAN
3 30 (8.75%) WAN
4 25 (7.29%) DNS
5 22 (6.41%) SAN
6 20 (5.83%) DHCP
7 17 (4.96%) VPN
8 11 (3.21%) OSPF
8 11 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (2.92%) TCP/IP
10 7 (2.04%) Intranet
11 6 (1.75%) VoIP
11 6 (1.75%) WLAN
12 5 (1.46%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.46%) ADSL
12 5 (1.46%) MPLS
12 5 (1.46%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.46%) Network Security
13 4 (1.17%) BGP
13 4 (1.17%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 22 (6.41%) RDBMS
4 17 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (4.96%) SQLPlus
5 16 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (3.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 10 (2.92%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (1.46%) MySQL
10 2 (0.58%) DataStage
10 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.29%) Big Data
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (3.79%) Toad
2 12 (3.50%) ProC
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 115 (33.53%) Finance
2 31 (9.04%) Banking
3 20 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.54%) Retail
5 14 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (3.79%) Back Office
7 6 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.17%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.17%) Billing
9 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.87%) Law
10 2 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.58%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 2 (0.58%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (20.41%) Analyst
2 24 (7.00%) Support Analyst
3 23 (6.71%) DBA
3 23 (6.71%) Oracle DBA
4 20 (5.83%) Consultant
4 20 (5.83%) Senior Manager
4 20 (5.83%) Team Leader
5 19 (5.54%) Project Manager
6 18 (5.25%) Service Manager
6 18 (5.25%) Applications Support
7 17 (4.96%) Administrator
7 17 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (4.37%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.79%) Services Delivery Manager
9 13 (3.79%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.21%) Oracle Analyst
11 10 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (2.92%) Architect
11 10 (2.92%) Network Engineer
11 10 (2.92%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.37%) .NET
2 6 (1.75%) Middleware
3 5 (1.46%) Web Services
3 5 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.46%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.29%) jQuery
4 1 (0.29%) HTML5
4 1 (0.29%) CSS3
4 1 (0.29%) COM
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) Ajax
4 1 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (17.49%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (13.12%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.50%) HP StoreVirtual
5 11 (3.21%) Mobile Payment
5 11 (3.21%) Cryptography
5 11 (3.21%) SCADA
6 7 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.17%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.17%) Clustering
7 4 (1.17%) FMCG
8 3 (0.87%) Handset
8 3 (0.87%) Life Science
9 2 (0.58%) PKI
9 2 (0.58%) IPTV
9 2 (0.58%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.58%) iPhone
9 2 (0.58%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 115 (33.53%) Windows
2 49 (14.29%) Linux
3 37 (10.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (10.79%) UNIX
4 29 (8.45%) Windows 7
5 26 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.33%) AIX
8 7 (2.04%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.75%) Solaris
10 5 (1.46%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.17%) Debian
11 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.58%) Android
14 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (18.66%) PRINCE2
2 62 (18.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (16.62%) Service Management
4 50 (14.58%) Incident Management
5 47 (13.70%) Project Management
6 41 (11.95%) Service Delivery
7 40 (11.66%) Change Management
8 37 (10.79%) Problem Management
9 34 (9.91%) Mentoring
10 33 (9.62%) Information Security
11 28 (8.16%) Risk Management
12 26 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
13 25 (7.29%) Time Management
13 25 (7.29%) Business Analysis
14 23 (6.71%) Workflow
15 21 (6.12%) Cyber Security
16 20 (5.83%) Performance Management
17 19 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (5.54%) ITSM
18 18 (5.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 86 (25.07%) SQL
2 22 (6.41%) PL/SQL
3 15 (4.37%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.50%) C#
5 10 (2.92%) Java
5 10 (2.92%) Perl
5 10 (2.92%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.46%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.17%) Korn
7 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
10 1 (0.29%) C
10 1 (0.29%) C++
10 1 (0.29%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 43 (12.54%) Degree
2 32 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
3 28 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 27 (7.87%) CISA
5 26 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (7.00%) CISSP
7 20 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (5.83%) CCNA
8 17 (4.96%) CCNP
8 17 (4.96%) CISM
9 12 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (3.50%) SC Cleared
10 11 (3.21%) MCSE
10 11 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (2.92%) ISEB
12 7 (2.04%) APMP
13 6 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (1.75%) MBA
13 6 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.17%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (11.08%) SLA
2 25 (7.29%) COBIT
3 22 (6.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (4.37%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.33%) QA
6 4 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (15.74%) Active Directory
2 50 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.54%) vSphere
5 17 (4.96%) XenApp
6 11 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (1.46%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.87%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.58%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.29%) NFS
11 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (8.45%) SCOM
2 22 (6.41%) SCCM
3 21 (6.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (3.50%) SCVMM
5 9 (2.62%) Data Guard
6 8 (2.33%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (1.17%) Control-M
8 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.29%) WSUS
10 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 89 (25.95%) Microsoft
2 68 (19.83%) Oracle
3 57 (16.62%) VMware
4 44 (12.83%) Cisco
5 32 (9.33%) Citrix
6 23 (6.71%) HP
7 15 (4.37%) CheckPoint
8 9 (2.62%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.62%) Avaya
8 9 (2.62%) BMC
9 7 (2.04%) SAP
10 6 (1.75%) Sybase
11 4 (1.17%) Apple
11 4 (1.17%) Fortinet
12 3 (0.87%) Altiris
12 3 (0.87%) Splunk
12 3 (0.87%) ArcSight
12 3 (0.87%) LogLogic
12 3 (0.87%) Remedy
13 2 (0.58%) AppSense
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 21 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Salary: Benefits, Annual Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits, Annual Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
SCC
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Newton Blue
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Scottish Borders
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (EH3)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 30k + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Incite Insight
Salary: £42,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago