Period
to 24 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 189 160
Rank change year-on-year +4 -29 +41
Permanent jobs citing ITIL Certification 47 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 3.75% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 31
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -24.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,425 £27,883 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,150 £54,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.65% -4.44%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,110 1,306 1,081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.60% 22.54% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 760 887 678
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,309 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,200 £63,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ITIL Certification in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for ITIL Certification in Scotland

ITIL Certification
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 22 £33,217 -15.37%
Glasgow +23 20 £40,000 +21.21%
Stirling +4 3 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +1 2 £45,000 +15.38%
ITIL Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, IT jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (34.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
4 14 (29.79%) Finance
4 14 (29.79%) VMware
5 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
6 11 (23.40%) DevOps
6 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
6 11 (23.40%) Service Management
6 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (21.28%) GitLab
7 10 (21.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (21.28%) PKI
8 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
8 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (17.02%) MCSE
9 8 (17.02%) Coaching
9 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
10 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.77%) Scrum
11 6 (12.77%) MCSA
11 6 (12.77%) Windows
11 6 (12.77%) Kanban

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (21.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) GitLab
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Service Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (6.38%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Security Advisor
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) IT Risk Manager
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) ITSM Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) PKI
3 6 (12.77%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Handset
5 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (42.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (34.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
5 11 (23.40%) DevOps
5 11 (23.40%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (23.40%) Service Management
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) Coaching
7 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
8 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) Kanban
9 6 (12.77%) Scrum
10 4 (8.51%) ITSM
10 4 (8.51%) Matrix Management
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
3 6 (12.77%) MCSA
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
4 3 (6.38%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CISM
4 3 (6.38%) CISSP
4 3 (6.38%) CRISC
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 3 (6.38%) MOS
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) PMO
3 3 (6.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (4.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Citrix
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP