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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 44 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 152 180 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.12% 5.80% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 6.67% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 99
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,240 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2660 2698 2820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.59% 86.92% 84.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 1719 1843
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 -14 77 £45,000 +2.27% 15
Edinburgh +4 48 £47,500 -13.63% 6
West Lothian +16 12 £37,875 +42.92% 1
Inverclyde - 8 £57,500 - 1
Fife +5 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Aberdeen +12 2 - -
Renfrewshire -2 2 £46,000 - 1
Highlands -2 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 113 (31.74%) Windows
2 96 (26.97%) Microsoft
3 83 (23.31%) Finance
4 80 (22.47%) Service Management
5 77 (21.63%) SQL Server
6 73 (20.51%) Active Directory
6 73 (20.51%) Windows Server
7 63 (17.70%) SQL
8 59 (16.57%) ITIL Certification
8 59 (16.57%) ITIL V3
9 57 (16.01%) Degree
10 54 (15.17%) MS Excel
10 54 (15.17%) Data Centre
11 53 (14.89%) Oracle
12 52 (14.61%) Project Management
13 50 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 49 (13.76%) VMware
15 47 (13.20%) PRINCE2
15 47 (13.20%) Linux
16 45 (12.64%) SAN
16 45 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 44 (12.36%) DNS
18 43 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
19 42 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
19 42 (11.80%) SLA
20 41 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
21 40 (11.24%) Cisco
22 38 (10.67%) Firewall
23 37 (10.39%) SCCM
23 37 (10.39%) Banking

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (8.71%) MS Exchange
2 26 (7.30%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.74%) IIS
4 12 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.25%) Apache
5 8 (2.25%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.69%) JBoss
7 5 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.40%) CMS
7 5 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.84%) Drupal
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.56%) MTS
10 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 54 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.02%) MS Office
3 10 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.40%) MS Project
5 4 (1.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Infor SunSystems
1 6 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.84%) Maximo
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.81%) Office 365
3 3 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.84%) SaaS
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (12.64%) SAN
2 44 (12.36%) DNS
3 38 (10.67%) Firewall
4 33 (9.27%) DHCP
5 18 (5.06%) WAN
6 17 (4.78%) VoIP
7 16 (4.49%) LAN
8 13 (3.65%) Ethernet
8 13 (3.65%) VPN
9 12 (3.37%) TCP/IP
10 10 (2.81%) Internet
11 8 (2.25%) ADSL
12 7 (1.97%) LLU
12 7 (1.97%) SSL
13 6 (1.69%) Intranet
14 5 (1.40%) LDAP
15 4 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.12%) SMS
16 3 (0.84%) SNMP
16 3 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.18%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.78%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.93%) RDBMS
5 10 (2.81%) MySQL
5 10 (2.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (1.97%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.40%) SQLPlus
9 4 (1.12%) GIS
9 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.84%) Big Data
10 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (1.40%) Subversion
2 4 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.12%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (0.84%) Hudson
3 3 (0.84%) JIRA
3 3 (0.84%) Trac
4 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.56%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (23.31%) Finance
2 37 (10.39%) Banking
3 22 (6.18%) Retail
4 16 (4.49%) Legal
5 12 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 11 (3.09%) Law
6 11 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.53%) Corporate Banking
7 9 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.40%) Billing
9 4 (1.12%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.56%) Marketing
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (23.31%) Analyst
2 34 (9.55%) Support Analyst
3 33 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (9.27%) Service Manager
4 30 (8.43%) Consultant
5 27 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 20 (5.62%) Project Manager
7 19 (5.34%) Applications Support Analyst
7 19 (5.34%) IT Manager
8 18 (5.06%) DBA
9 15 (4.21%) Senior Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Administrator
10 14 (3.93%) Delivery Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Oracle DBA
10 14 (3.93%) Services Delivery Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.65%) Architect
12 12 (3.37%) Tester
13 11 (3.09%) IT Analyst
14 10 (2.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.30%) .NET
2 15 (4.21%) ASP.NET
3 12 (3.37%) XML
4 11 (3.09%) Web Services
5 8 (2.25%) COM
6 7 (1.97%) LAMP
7 6 (1.69%) HTML
7 6 (1.69%) WinForms
8 5 (1.40%) ADO.NET
8 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (1.12%) Flash
10 3 (0.84%) CSS
10 3 (0.84%) LAPP Stack
11 2 (0.56%) EJB
11 2 (0.56%) JavaBeans
11 2 (0.56%) JSP
11 2 (0.56%) Middleware
11 2 (0.56%) REST
11 2 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.17%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.18%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.97%) Statistics
5 6 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.69%) Clustering
5 6 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.40%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.40%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.40%) Life Science
6 5 (1.40%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.12%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.84%) Health Informatics
8 3 (0.84%) Informatics
8 3 (0.84%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.84%) Replication
8 3 (0.84%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 113 (31.74%) Windows
2 73 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 47 (13.20%) Linux
4 45 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (5.34%) Unix
8 18 (5.06%) Windows 7
9 12 (3.37%) Solaris
10 10 (2.81%) Windows XP
11 6 (1.69%) AIX
12 5 (1.40%) Windows 10
13 4 (1.12%) CentOS
13 4 (1.12%) Debian
13 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.47%) Service Management
2 59 (16.57%) ITIL V3
3 52 (14.61%) Project Management
4 50 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (13.20%) PRINCE2
6 41 (11.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 36 (10.11%) Change Management
8 35 (9.83%) Line Management
8 35 (9.83%) Problem Management
8 35 (9.83%) Service Delivery
9 31 (8.71%) ITSM
10 23 (6.46%) Information Security
11 22 (6.18%) Incident Management
12 20 (5.62%) Risk Management
13 19 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (5.34%) Mentoring
13 19 (5.34%) TOGAF
14 18 (5.06%) Performance Management
14 18 (5.06%) Process Improvement
15 17 (4.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.70%) SQL
2 20 (5.62%) C#
3 18 (5.06%) Java
4 15 (4.21%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.09%) Perl
6 8 (2.25%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.25%) VBA
7 7 (1.97%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.40%) Delphi
10 4 (1.12%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.12%) VB
11 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.56%) C
12 2 (0.56%) Python
12 2 (0.56%) VBScript
13 1 (0.28%) PeopleCode
13 1 (0.28%) Ruby
13 1 (0.28%) SQR
Qualifications
1 59 (16.57%) ITIL Certification
2 57 (16.01%) Degree
3 25 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (5.90%) CISSP
4 21 (5.90%) MCSE
5 19 (5.34%) CCNA
6 18 (5.06%) Security Cleared
7 16 (4.49%) CISM
7 16 (4.49%) ISEB
8 14 (3.93%) CISA
9 10 (2.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (2.53%) CCNP
10 9 (2.53%) MCP
11 8 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (2.25%) MCSA
12 5 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.40%) SSCP
13 4 (1.12%) MCTS
13 4 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.80%) SLA
2 19 (5.34%) COBIT
3 16 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.69%) QA
5 5 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.84%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.84%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.56%) ISO27002
System Software
1 73 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 42 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (8.71%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.93%) XenApp
5 11 (3.09%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.40%) vSphere
7 3 (0.84%) GPFS
8 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.28%) NFS
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (10.39%) SCCM
2 29 (8.15%) SCOM
3 12 (3.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.37%) Puppet
4 6 (1.69%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.12%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.84%) Nagios
7 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.84%) WSUS
8 2 (0.56%) Ansible
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.28%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Flashback
9 1 (0.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 96 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (14.89%) Oracle
3 49 (13.76%) VMware
4 40 (11.24%) Cisco
5 25 (7.02%) Citrix
6 15 (4.21%) IBM
7 12 (3.37%) Juniper
8 11 (3.09%) Avaya
9 9 (2.53%) CheckPoint
9 9 (2.53%) HP
10 8 (2.25%) Symantec
11 7 (1.97%) EMC
11 7 (1.97%) FrontRange
11 7 (1.97%) Intel Security
11 7 (1.97%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.69%) Sun
13 5 (1.40%) Dell
13 5 (1.40%) F5
14 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum PLus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenock, Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £220.00 - £270.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Linlithgow, West Lothian
Advantage XPO
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 (with an exceptional package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
2iresourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car or travel allowance + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 27 days ago