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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 37 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 194 300 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.82% 8.03% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.56% 9.62% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 104 176 105
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,249
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £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 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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Edinburgh -1 88 £46,934 +10.43% 11
Glasgow -24 70 £42,500 +16.43% 9
Aberdeen +3 12 £50,000 +28.20%
West Lothian -3 11 £52,500 +31.25%
West Dunbartonshire - 10 £40,750 -
Fife +4 7 £40,750 +7.23%
North Lanarkshire +9 5 £37,000 +5.71%
Renfrewshire 0 5 - -
Stirling -4 4 £26,000 -40.22%
South Lanarkshire -1 2 £20,000 -66.66%
Highlands +2 1 £37,500 -
Dundee -4 1 £42,233 -6.15% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
East Ayrshire - 1 £23,500 -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 129 (34.40%) Windows
1 129 (34.40%) Finance
2 104 (27.73%) Microsoft
3 88 (23.47%) SQL
4 83 (22.13%) Service Management
5 82 (21.87%) Oracle
6 71 (18.93%) SQL Server
6 71 (18.93%) PRINCE2
7 69 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 63 (16.80%) VMware
10 59 (15.73%) Data Centre
11 55 (14.67%) Linux
11 55 (14.67%) Incident Management
12 54 (14.40%) Active Directory
13 53 (14.13%) Banking
13 53 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 50 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 48 (12.80%) Project Management
16 47 (12.53%) Problem Management
17 45 (12.00%) Degree
18 44 (11.73%) Firewall
19 43 (11.47%) Information Security
19 43 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
20 42 (11.20%) UNIX
21 40 (10.67%) SLA
22 39 (10.40%) Cisco
23 38 (10.13%) SharePoint
23 38 (10.13%) MS Exchange
24 37 (9.87%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 38 (10.13%) SharePoint
1 38 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 26 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.07%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.13%) IIS
7 8 (2.13%) Lync
8 6 (1.60%) JBoss
8 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.33%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.80%) Apache
12 2 (0.53%) MTS
12 2 (0.53%) SAS
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 65 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.20%) MS Office
3 7 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) MS Project
5 4 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (5.07%) Oracle EBS
1 19 (5.07%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (4.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (4.53%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (4.53%) Oracle Receivables
4 15 (4.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 13 (3.47%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.80%) Primavera
8 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.27%) assyst
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.27%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.27%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.87%) Office 365
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (11.73%) Firewall
2 29 (7.73%) SAN
3 28 (7.47%) LAN
4 25 (6.67%) WAN
5 23 (6.13%) DNS
6 21 (5.60%) DHCP
7 15 (4.00%) VPN
8 10 (2.67%) TCP/IP
9 8 (2.13%) Intranet
10 5 (1.33%) Internet
11 4 (1.07%) Network Security
11 4 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.07%) WLAN
11 4 (1.07%) LDAP
11 4 (1.07%) Unified Communications
12 3 (0.80%) VoIP
12 3 (0.80%) Wireless
13 2 (0.53%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.53%) SSH
13 2 (0.53%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (18.93%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.60%) Oracle Database
3 35 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 31 (8.27%) RDBMS
5 23 (6.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 23 (6.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (4.80%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (4.00%) SQLPlus
7 15 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 12 (3.20%) Oracle9i Database
9 11 (2.93%) MySQL
10 5 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.53%) OLTP
11 2 (0.53%) DataStage
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.27%) Big Data
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (3.20%) ProC
3 5 (1.33%) Toad
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Trac
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.27%) JIRA
5 1 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 129 (34.40%) Finance
2 53 (14.13%) Banking
3 33 (8.80%) Retail
4 16 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.20%) Back Office
6 10 (2.67%) Legal
6 10 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (1.60%) Law
9 4 (1.07%) Billing
9 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.53%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.27%) Marketing
12 1 (0.27%) Electronics
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 80 (21.33%) Analyst
2 33 (8.80%) DBA
3 31 (8.27%) Project Manager
3 31 (8.27%) Oracle DBA
4 29 (7.73%) Support Analyst
5 27 (7.20%) Applications Support
6 24 (6.40%) Senior Manager
7 22 (5.87%) Service Manager
8 19 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (5.07%) Administrator
9 18 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
9 18 (4.80%) Team Leader
10 17 (4.53%) Consultant
11 16 (4.27%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (2.93%) Operations Team Leader
13 10 (2.67%) Services Delivery Manager
13 10 (2.67%) Infrastructure Manager
13 10 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.13%) Security Manager
14 8 (2.13%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.53%) .NET
2 9 (2.40%) ASP.NET
3 8 (2.13%) Middleware
4 6 (1.60%) Web Services
5 3 (0.80%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.53%) JavaBeans
6 2 (0.53%) EJB
6 2 (0.53%) JSP
6 2 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.73%) Data Centre
2 50 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.13%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.20%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (2.13%) Cryptography
5 8 (2.13%) SCADA
5 8 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
6 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.60%) Clustering
7 5 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.07%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.07%) Replication
8 4 (1.07%) Life Science
8 4 (1.07%) iPad
8 4 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.80%) PKI
10 2 (0.53%) IPTV
10 2 (0.53%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.53%) Handset
10 2 (0.53%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (34.40%) Windows
2 55 (14.67%) Linux
3 43 (11.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (11.20%) UNIX
5 30 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (7.20%) Windows 7
7 22 (5.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (4.00%) Solaris
9 14 (3.73%) AIX
10 7 (1.87%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.60%) Debian
12 5 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.07%) Android
13 4 (1.07%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.80%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.53%) CentOS
15 2 (0.53%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.13%) Service Management
2 71 (18.93%) PRINCE2
3 69 (18.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (14.67%) Incident Management
5 48 (12.80%) Project Management
6 47 (12.53%) Problem Management
7 43 (11.47%) Information Security
8 37 (9.87%) Change Management
9 32 (8.53%) Service Delivery
10 29 (7.73%) Risk Management
10 29 (7.73%) Mentoring
11 25 (6.67%) Change Control
12 24 (6.40%) ITSM
12 24 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (6.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (6.13%) ITIL V3
14 22 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.60%) Time Management
15 21 (5.60%) Business Analysis
16 20 (5.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 88 (23.47%) SQL
2 30 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 20 (5.33%) Java
4 17 (4.53%) PowerShell
5 16 (4.27%) Perl
6 14 (3.73%) C#
7 9 (2.40%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.60%) Korn
10 5 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.33%) Delphi
11 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.53%) C
12 2 (0.53%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.53%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.27%) C++
13 1 (0.27%) Python
13 1 (0.27%) PeopleCode
13 1 (0.27%) SQR
Qualifications
1 45 (12.00%) Degree
2 36 (9.60%) ITIL Certification
3 30 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 28 (7.47%) CISSP
5 27 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (6.67%) CCNA
8 24 (6.40%) CISA
9 21 (5.60%) CISM
10 20 (5.33%) CCNP
11 19 (5.07%) MCSE
12 12 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 11 (2.93%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.13%) MCTS
14 8 (2.13%) HND
14 8 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (1.87%) APMP
16 5 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (0.80%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.67%) SLA
2 24 (6.40%) COBIT
3 19 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (3.73%) PCI DSS
5 8 (2.13%) QA
6 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (14.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.13%) XenApp
4 22 (5.87%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.07%) vSphere
6 15 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.80%) NFS
8 3 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.80%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.80%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.53%) Samba
9 2 (0.53%) Xen
9 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.27%) GPFS
10 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (8.80%) SCOM
2 29 (7.73%) SCCM
3 26 (6.93%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (4.00%) Data Guard
5 12 (3.20%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
7 6 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.07%) BMC PATROL
8 4 (1.07%) Control-M
9 3 (0.80%) Puppet
10 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.53%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.27%) WSUS
11 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.27%) Nagios
11 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 104 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 82 (21.87%) Oracle
3 63 (16.80%) VMware
4 39 (10.40%) Cisco
5 37 (9.87%) Citrix
6 22 (5.87%) HP
7 15 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 11 (2.93%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.40%) IBM
10 8 (2.13%) SAP
11 7 (1.87%) Sybase
11 7 (1.87%) Dell
11 7 (1.87%) EMC
12 6 (1.60%) Avaya
12 6 (1.60%) McAfee
13 5 (1.33%) CommVault
14 4 (1.07%) NetApp
14 4 (1.07%) FrontRange
14 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.80%) Remedy
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
University Of Dundee
Salary: Grade Grade 8 (£38,511 - £45,954)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum Attractive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: up to 45k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000 per year (Pro rata)
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Wood MacKenzie Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23103 per annum + Up to £25K DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago