The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 139 137 157
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 20 36 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.94% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,250 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
ITSM
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
2587 3144 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.08% 82.33% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 2084 1541
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ITSM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Scotland

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Scotland

ITSM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +8 8 £39,000 -2.50% 8
Glasgow -7 5 £55,000 +49.65% 1
North Lanarkshire +1 2 £40,250 +15.00%
Highlands - 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £47,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £29,000 -
ITSM
UK

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 34 (64.15%) Service Management
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle
3 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (32.08%) JBoss
5 16 (30.19%) Java
5 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
5 16 (30.19%) Java EE
6 14 (26.42%) Degree
7 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 11 (20.75%) HTML
8 11 (20.75%) EJB
8 11 (20.75%) CSS
8 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
9 10 (18.87%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (18.87%) JSP
9 10 (18.87%) Servlets
9 10 (18.87%) JMS
9 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
9 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
9 10 (18.87%) Dojo
9 10 (18.87%) jQuery
9 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
10 9 (16.98%) SaaS
11 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
12 6 (11.32%) JPA
12 6 (11.32%) Finance

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (32.08%) JBoss
2 16 (30.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) WAN
1 4 (7.55%) CTI
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) SHDSL
2 3 (5.66%) MPLS
2 3 (5.66%) OSPF
2 3 (5.66%) BGP
2 3 (5.66%) ADSL
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) JUnit
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.77%) Local Government
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Sales Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Sales Executive
3 7 (13.21%) Account Executive
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Software Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Software Sales Executive
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Automation Tester
8 2 (3.77%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) QlikView Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) Java EE
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) EJB
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) EJB 3.0
3 10 (18.87%) JSP
3 10 (18.87%) Servlets
3 10 (18.87%) JMS
3 10 (18.87%) Dojo
3 10 (18.87%) jQuery
4 6 (11.32%) JPA
4 6 (11.32%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) AS400
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) Service Management
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) ITIL
4 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (11.32%) MVC
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.55%) SIEM
8 4 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (7.55%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
8 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.66%) Process Management
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) Java
2 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.66%) SQL
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) CCNP
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CISM
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) COBIT
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
1 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Fortinet
4 2 (3.77%) F5
5 1 (1.89%) VMware
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