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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 4 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.14% 7.87% 8.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 12.07% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
50 58 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 89.29% 65.17% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 43
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 2 £25,750 -57.08%
Linlithgow -5 1 - -
ITIL
Scotland

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) HNC
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle