The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 11 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.94% 16.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.46% 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
ITIL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 39 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 91.30% 73.58% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £42,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

ITIL
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

ITIL Salary Trend in West Lothian

ITIL
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ITIL Salary Histogram in West Lothian

ITIL
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Livingston -1 9 £52,500 +59.09%
Linlithgow -2 2 - -
ITIL
Scotland

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) Retail
5 5 (29.41%) APMP
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
7 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
7 3 (17.65%) Life Science
7 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
8 2 (11.76%) Xen
8 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) IPTV
8 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
8 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (11.76%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) Life Science
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Over-the-Top Content
3 2 (11.76%) IPTV
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) APMP
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCDST
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) HNC
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle