The first table below looks at the demand for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 67 96 50
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -46
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 110 68 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.02% 2.11% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 2.62% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 52 76
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Scotland

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Scotland

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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 0 36 £53,000 +8.16% 11
Glasgow -10 24 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Aberdeen +9 15 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Stirling -5 8 £29,000 +2.65%
Dundee - 5 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire -5 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Perth and Kinross - 3 £42,500 -
Fife - 3 £31,000 - 1
West Lothian - 3 £18,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £20,500 - 1
Argyll and Bute - 2 £40,250 -
Inverclyde - 1 £32,000 -
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery.

1 144 (50.53%) ITIL
2 71 (24.91%) Oracle
3 67 (23.51%) Finance
4 65 (22.81%) Change Management
5 61 (21.40%) Windows
6 52 (18.25%) Microsoft
7 50 (17.54%) Oracle EBS
8 44 (15.44%) Oracle Database
9 43 (15.09%) SLA
10 41 (14.39%) ERP
11 39 (13.68%) MS Excel
11 39 (13.68%) Oracle EBS R12
12 38 (13.33%) SQL
12 38 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
13 35 (12.28%) Service Management
14 33 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (11.23%) Project Management
15 32 (11.23%) Oracle Reports
15 32 (11.23%) System Testing
16 27 (9.47%) Cisco
17 26 (9.12%) Linux
18 24 (8.42%) CRM
18 24 (8.42%) Active Directory
19 23 (8.07%) Banking
19 23 (8.07%) Asset Management
19 23 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
19 23 (8.07%) PL/SQL
19 23 (8.07%) Release Management
19 23 (8.07%) Degree
20 22 (7.72%) Management Information System

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Service Delivery 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 Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.21%) IBM Notes
2 12 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.46%) Apache
5 6 (2.11%) IIS
5 6 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.75%) SAS
6 5 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (1.75%) nginx
6 5 (1.75%) Lync
7 4 (1.40%) WorkSite
8 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.26%) MS Office
3 4 (1.40%) PowerPivot
3 4 (1.40%) MS Project
4 3 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (17.54%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (13.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 38 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
4 19 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll
4 19 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (1.05%) Maximo
7 3 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (1.05%) assyst
8 2 (0.70%) MultiFonds
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.70%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) PaaS
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.67%) VPN
2 16 (5.61%) WAN
3 15 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 14 (4.91%) BGP
5 13 (4.56%) LAN
6 12 (4.21%) Firewall
6 12 (4.21%) OSPF
7 8 (2.81%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.81%) VoIP
7 8 (2.81%) ADSL
8 7 (2.46%) SAN
8 7 (2.46%) Wireless
9 6 (2.11%) SHDSL
9 6 (2.11%) SNMP
9 6 (2.11%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.40%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.05%) DNS
11 3 (1.05%) VLAN
12 2 (0.70%) NAS
12 2 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.44%) Oracle Database
2 32 (11.23%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
4 19 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (2.11%) MySQL
7 5 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.40%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (1.40%) QlikView
8 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.40%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.70%) DataStage
9 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (8.07%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (23.51%) Finance
2 23 (8.07%) Banking
3 11 (3.86%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.51%) Marketing
4 10 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.81%) Local Government
5 8 (2.81%) Legal
6 6 (2.11%) Retail
7 5 (1.75%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.05%) Electronics
8 3 (1.05%) Games
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (21.05%) Analyst
2 38 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 36 (12.63%) Delivery Manager
3 36 (12.63%) Consultant
4 33 (11.58%) Services Delivery Manager
5 24 (8.42%) Oracle Consultant
5 24 (8.42%) Service Analyst
6 19 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 19 (6.67%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 19 (6.67%) Payroll Consultant
6 19 (6.67%) Support Consultant
7 18 (6.32%) Oracle Developer
7 18 (6.32%) Developer
8 17 (5.96%) Support Analyst
9 14 (4.91%) Field Engineer
10 13 (4.56%) Support Engineer
11 12 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
12 11 (3.86%) Oracle Applications Developer
12 11 (3.86%) Applications Developer
13 10 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.16%) .NET
2 6 (2.11%) EDI
3 5 (1.75%) HTML
3 5 (1.75%) CSS
3 5 (1.75%) XML
3 5 (1.75%) XSL
3 5 (1.75%) jQuery
3 5 (1.75%) CSS3
3 5 (1.75%) HTML5
4 2 (0.70%) Web Services
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.72%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.11%) Visualisation
4 6 (2.11%) Blog
5 5 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.40%) iPad
6 4 (1.40%) Statistics
6 4 (1.40%) Replication
7 3 (1.05%) Informatics
8 2 (0.70%) Derivative
8 2 (0.70%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.70%) Equities
8 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.70%) GIS
9 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.35%) PMI
9 1 (0.35%) AS400
9 1 (0.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (21.40%) Windows
2 26 (9.12%) Linux
3 19 (6.67%) UNIX
4 12 (4.21%) Windows 7
5 10 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.11%) Solaris
6 6 (2.11%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.75%) AIX
7 5 (1.75%) zOS
7 5 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.75%) OpenSolaris
7 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.40%) Android
8 4 (1.40%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (50.53%) ITIL
2 65 (22.81%) Change Management
3 41 (14.39%) ERP
4 35 (12.28%) Service Management
5 33 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (11.23%) Project Management
6 32 (11.23%) System Testing
7 24 (8.42%) CRM
8 23 (8.07%) Asset Management
8 23 (8.07%) Release Management
9 19 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 18 (6.32%) SOA
11 16 (5.61%) PRINCE2
11 16 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (4.56%) Performance Management
14 12 (4.21%) Workflow
15 10 (3.51%) Problem Management
15 10 (3.51%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.33%) SQL
2 23 (8.07%) PL/SQL
3 18 (6.32%) Shell Script
4 10 (3.51%) Java
5 7 (2.46%) Perl
6 6 (2.11%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.11%) C
6 6 (2.11%) VB
7 5 (1.75%) Python
7 5 (1.75%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.40%) C#
9 3 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (0.35%) VBScript
10 1 (0.35%) ABAP
10 1 (0.35%) VB6
10 1 (0.35%) Ruby
10 1 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (8.07%) Degree
2 20 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (5.26%) CCNA
3 15 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.11%) MBA
5 5 (1.75%) Postgraduate
5 5 (1.75%) CCNP
5 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.75%) OCP
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.40%) PMP
7 3 (1.05%) HND
7 3 (1.05%) CISSP
7 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.70%) CISM
8 2 (0.70%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (15.09%) SLA
2 9 (3.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.51%) vSphere
4 7 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.35%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.40%) SCCM
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.35%) Legato
3 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.35%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.35%) WSUS
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (24.91%) Oracle
2 52 (18.25%) Microsoft
3 27 (9.47%) Cisco
4 14 (4.91%) VMware
5 12 (4.21%) Lotus
5 12 (4.21%) HP
6 8 (2.81%) Dell
6 8 (2.81%) Citrix
7 7 (2.46%) NetApp
8 6 (2.11%) Intel
8 6 (2.11%) IBM
9 5 (1.75%) Compuware
9 5 (1.75%) BMC
9 5 (1.75%) CA
9 5 (1.75%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.75%) FrontRange
9 5 (1.75%) Veeam
10 4 (1.40%) Tableau
10 4 (1.40%) SAP
11 3 (1.05%) EMC
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Microsoft
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £120000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Fife
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Scotland
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
RBS
Salary: Excellent employee salary and 30% cash and benefit funding programme
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Quorum Network Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago