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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank - 16 5
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 0 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.57% 19.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.88% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Average salary - £42,500 £32,330
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
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
30 41 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 83.33% 73.21% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 44
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,040
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Environment Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) VMware