Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ITIL Version 3
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 155 187
Rank change year-on-year +9 +32 +31
Permanent jobs citing ITIL V3 80 61 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.42% 1.18% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.29% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 66 34 42
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% - +28.38%
10th Percentile £30,500 £35,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,600 £51,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% -

ITIL V3 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5127 4738 5824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 90.84% 91.34% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3274 2875 3684
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,575
90th Percentile £65,875 £65,000 £63,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Scotland

ITIL V3
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Scotland.

Salary trend for ITIL V3 in Scotland

ITIL V3
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ITIL V3 in Scotland

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +12 49 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Glasgow -27 14 £47,500 -3.06% 2
Inverclyde +2 6 £45,000 +3.45% 1
South Lanarkshire - 6 £44,705 -
Aberdeen 0 4 £65,000 +32.65%
West Lothian -7 2 £63,750 +34.21%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Fife - 1 £42,500 -
ITIL V3
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 80 (100.00%) ITIL
2 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (47.50%) Windows
5 37 (46.25%) VMware
6 32 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 32 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
8 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (36.25%) Virtual Team
9 26 (32.50%) EMC VNX
9 26 (32.50%) EMC
10 22 (27.50%) SQL
11 19 (23.75%) Cisco
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
12 18 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
12 18 (22.50%) Skype for Business
13 17 (21.25%) Skype
13 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (21.25%) IIS
13 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange
13 17 (21.25%) Finance
14 16 (20.00%) Validation
14 16 (20.00%) HP
14 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (20.00%) vSphere
15 15 (18.75%) Unified Communications

ITIL V3
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 18 (22.50%) Skype for Business
2 17 (21.25%) IIS
2 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange
3 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (15.00%) IBM Domino
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 16 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.00%) Mimecast
3 5 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) Skype
2 15 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 12 (15.00%) SAN
4 4 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (3.75%) BGP
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.75%) Network Security
5 3 (3.75%) OSPF
5 3 (3.75%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.25%) ADSL
6 1 (1.25%) DHCP
6 1 (1.25%) DNS
6 1 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.25%) VPN
6 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.75%) ActiveReports
3 3 (3.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (3.75%) Cognos Query Studio
3 3 (3.75%) Cognos Report Studio
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.25%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Front Office
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) IT Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (17.50%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.50%) IT Manager
6 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Transition Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Consultant
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) IT Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) JSON
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
1 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (36.25%) Virtual Team
2 26 (32.50%) EMC VNX
3 12 (15.00%) Blackberry
4 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.50%) PKI
6 5 (6.25%) Driving Licence
7 4 (5.00%) CMDB
8 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
8 2 (2.50%) Tandem
9 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 32 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
4 16 (20.00%) Validation
5 15 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 14 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (17.50%) Performance Management
7 13 (16.25%) Coaching
8 12 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
9 11 (13.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.75%) Asset Management
12 6 (7.50%) Change Management
12 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
12 6 (7.50%) CRM
12 6 (7.50%) IT Strategy
12 6 (7.50%) Open Source
12 6 (7.50%) People Management
12 6 (7.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 22 (27.50%) SQL
3 2 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) MCSA
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.00%) MCSE
3 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.00%) Degree
5 7 (8.75%) HND
6 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
6 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (5.00%) PMP
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (3.75%) CCIE
8 3 (3.75%) CCNP
8 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.25%) CISSP
10 1 (1.25%) ISEB
10 1 (1.25%) MCP
10 1 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.50%) QA
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) vSphere
3 13 (16.25%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (22.50%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (15.00%) SCOM
2 12 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.25%) DameWare
3 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) VMware
2 31 (38.75%) Microsoft
3 26 (32.50%) EMC
4 19 (23.75%) Cisco
5 16 (20.00%) HP
6 13 (16.25%) ServiceNow
7 12 (15.00%) Lotus
7 12 (15.00%) Symantec
8 4 (5.00%) Cognos
9 3 (3.75%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.75%) BMC
9 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.75%) F5
9 3 (3.75%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.75%) IBM
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle
9 3 (3.75%) Remedy
10 2 (2.50%) CyberArk
10 2 (2.50%) Splunk
11 1 (1.25%) Red Hat