Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 31 55
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24 -14
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 106 182 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.18% 6.86% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 7.41% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 112 54
Edinburgh median annual salary £41,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.95% +5.00% +12.99%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £61,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £43,424
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.63% +12.79%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,384 2,456 2,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.97% 92.54% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,515 1,444
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% - +4.71%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Edinburgh

ITIL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for ITIL in Edinburgh

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for ITIL in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 31 (29.25%) Finance
2 25 (23.58%) Service Management
3 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
4 20 (18.87%) Windows
5 18 (16.98%) ISTQB
6 16 (15.09%) Mentoring
6 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.09%) ITSM
7 15 (14.15%) Java
7 15 (14.15%) Test Automation
8 14 (13.21%) Selenium
8 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
8 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (13.21%) SQL
8 14 (13.21%) Active Directory
8 14 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (12.26%) SQL Server
9 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (12.26%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (12.26%) Functional Testing
10 12 (11.32%) Problem Management
10 12 (11.32%) Linux
11 11 (10.38%) Windows Server
12 10 (9.43%) People Management
12 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
13 9 (8.49%) ITIL V3
13 9 (8.49%) Windows 10

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) IIS
1 5 (4.72%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.77%) Apache
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.89%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.94%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.72%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) VoIP
2 7 (6.60%) DNS
2 7 (6.60%) Firewall
3 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.77%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.77%) SSH
5 2 (1.89%) DHCP
5 2 (1.89%) LAN
5 2 (1.89%) SAN
5 2 (1.89%) WAN
5 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.89%) Wireless
6 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.94%) MPLS
6 1 (0.94%) NAS
6 1 (0.94%) Skype
6 1 (0.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Cucumber
1 14 (13.21%) Selenium
2 1 (0.94%) Hudson
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (29.25%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Billing
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 2 (1.89%) German Language
5 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.94%) Front Office
6 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (13.21%) Automation Tester
1 14 (13.21%) Tester
2 13 (12.26%) Developer
3 12 (11.32%) Service Manager
4 11 (10.38%) Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Administrator
7 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Architect
8 5 (4.72%) Consultant
8 5 (4.72%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.72%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) Change Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) CGI
2 4 (3.77%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) J2EE
3 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) CMDB
2 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.83%) FMCG
3 3 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.89%) Clustering
4 2 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) Linux
3 11 (10.38%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.49%) Windows 10
4 9 (8.49%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.55%) Unix
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Service Management
2 16 (15.09%) ITSM
2 16 (15.09%) Mentoring
2 16 (15.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.15%) Test Automation
4 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.26%) Collaborative Working
5 13 (12.26%) Functional Testing
6 12 (11.32%) Problem Management
7 10 (9.43%) People Management
7 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.49%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.49%) ITIL V3
8 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.55%) Change Management
9 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.60%) Project Management
10 7 (6.60%) Workflow
10 7 (6.60%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) Java
2 14 (13.21%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.83%) VBA
4 2 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) ISTQB
2 14 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
4 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.77%) CISSP
5 4 (3.77%) MCP
6 2 (1.89%) CISM
6 2 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.89%) MCSE
6 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.94%) CEH
7 1 (0.94%) CISA
7 1 (0.94%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.94%) GCIH
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) COBIT
3 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.77%) NFS
2 4 (3.77%) Samba
3 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) ServiceNow
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) VMware
4 6 (5.66%) Intel
5 4 (3.77%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) BMC
6 3 (2.83%) Remedy
7 2 (1.89%) Cisco
7 2 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.94%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.94%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Splunk
8 1 (0.94%) Symantec