Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -9
Permanent jobs citing ITIL 371 318 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.57% 6.13% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 6.71% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 250 175 239
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,710 £25,700 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,825 £60,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £44,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.30% -3.33% +5.88%

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 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
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Scotland

ITIL
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ITIL in Scotland

ITIL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for ITIL in Scotland

ITIL
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 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 +18 191 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Glasgow -25 112 £45,000 +15.38% 10
West Lothian -3 12 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South Lanarkshire +1 11 £44,705 +62.56%
Inverclyde -1 11 £42,000 -21.50%
Fife +1 8 £40,000 +26.98%
Aberdeen 0 5 £65,000 +14.04%
Renfrewshire +1 4 £34,400 -1.71% 1
Stirling +1 4 £25,000 -44.44%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £44,500 - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £42,000 - 2
ITIL
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 137 (36.93%) Windows
2 121 (32.61%) Active Directory
3 118 (31.81%) Microsoft
4 105 (28.30%) Finance
5 103 (27.76%) PowerShell
6 96 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (23.72%) Windows Server
8 81 (21.83%) VMware
9 80 (21.56%) ITIL V3
10 78 (21.02%) SQL
11 70 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
12 69 (18.60%) Service Management
13 67 (18.06%) Cisco
14 64 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 57 (15.36%) Linux
16 54 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
16 54 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
17 53 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 52 (14.02%) Change Management
19 51 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
20 50 (13.48%) Service Delivery
21 46 (12.40%) Virtual Team
22 45 (12.13%) Data Centre
23 42 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
23 42 (11.32%) Skype for Business
23 42 (11.32%) SCCM
23 42 (11.32%) Performance Management
24 40 (10.78%) MCSE
24 40 (10.78%) SLA
24 40 (10.78%) Configuration Management

ITIL
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 42 (11.32%) Skype for Business
2 33 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 27 (7.28%) SharePoint
4 26 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (7.01%) IIS
5 18 (4.85%) IBM Domino
6 12 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.54%) Apache
7 2 (0.54%) CMS
7 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.96%) Markit EDM
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 70 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.97%) Office 365
3 24 (6.47%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (4.31%) Mimecast
7 6 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.62%) SaaS
8 3 (0.81%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.54%) IaaS
9 2 (0.54%) PaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.51%) DNS
2 37 (9.97%) Firewall
3 36 (9.70%) Unified Communications
4 31 (8.36%) LAN
4 31 (8.36%) WAN
5 30 (8.09%) DHCP
6 29 (7.82%) Skype
7 28 (7.55%) SAN
8 27 (7.28%) VPN
9 23 (6.20%) Wireless
10 20 (5.39%) Internet
11 17 (4.58%) Network Security
12 14 (3.77%) MPLS
13 12 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (3.23%) IP Telephony
13 12 (3.23%) VoIP
14 10 (2.70%) TCP/IP
15 9 (2.43%) HTTP
15 9 (2.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.70%) MySQL
3 8 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.89%) Redis
5 6 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.08%) SQLBase
8 3 (0.81%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (0.81%) Cognos Query Studio
8 3 (0.81%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 15 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.89%) JIRA
4 5 (1.35%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.81%) Subversion
6 3 (0.81%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.54%) GoCD
7 2 (0.54%) JUnit
7 2 (0.54%) Selenium
7 2 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 105 (28.30%) Finance
2 26 (7.01%) Banking
3 11 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.43%) Retail
5 8 (2.16%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.08%) Arabic Language
7 3 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 80 (21.56%) Analyst
2 47 (12.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (9.70%) Service Manager
4 29 (7.82%) Consultant
5 28 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
6 27 (7.28%) Architect
7 25 (6.74%) IT Analyst
8 24 (6.47%) IT Engineer
9 23 (6.20%) IT Manager
10 19 (5.12%) Support Analyst
11 18 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (4.58%) Network Architect
13 15 (4.04%) Applications Support
13 15 (4.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (4.04%) Project Manager
13 15 (4.04%) Senior Manager
13 15 (4.04%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.50%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (3.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
14 13 (3.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.23%) Web Services
2 9 (2.43%) .NET
3 2 (0.54%) Java EE
3 2 (0.54%) XML
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.40%) Virtual Team
2 45 (12.13%) Data Centre
3 42 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (7.55%) Blackberry
5 26 (7.01%) EMC VNX
6 10 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.43%) Replication
8 8 (2.16%) Clustering
8 8 (2.16%) Driving Licence
9 7 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.62%) iPhone
10 6 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.62%) PKI
11 4 (1.08%) CMDB
11 4 (1.08%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.54%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.54%) Tandem
13 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.27%) LIMS
13 1 (0.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 137 (36.93%) Windows
2 88 (23.72%) Windows Server
3 64 (17.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (15.36%) Linux
5 54 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (8.36%) Unix
7 14 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (3.23%) Ubuntu
10 10 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.43%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.16%) AIX
13 6 (1.62%) Solaris
13 6 (1.62%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.81%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.54%) Android
15 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (21.56%) ITIL V3
3 69 (18.60%) Service Management
4 52 (14.02%) Change Management
5 50 (13.48%) Service Delivery
6 42 (11.32%) Performance Management
7 40 (10.78%) Configuration Management
8 32 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (8.36%) Scrum
10 30 (8.09%) Project Management
11 29 (7.82%) Validation
12 28 (7.55%) Mentoring
13 26 (7.01%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (6.74%) Coaching
14 25 (6.74%) Translating Business Requirements
15 24 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (6.47%) TOGAF
16 23 (6.20%) High Availability
16 23 (6.20%) Open Source
17 22 (5.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 103 (27.76%) PowerShell
2 78 (21.02%) SQL
3 22 (5.93%) Perl
4 20 (5.39%) Python
5 15 (4.04%) PHP
5 15 (4.04%) PL/SQL
6 10 (2.70%) Java
7 8 (2.16%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.16%) C
7 8 (2.16%) C#
8 6 (1.62%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.81%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (10.78%) MCSE
3 33 (8.89%) Degree
4 29 (7.82%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (7.01%) Security Cleared
7 25 (6.74%) CISSP
8 21 (5.66%) CCIE
9 20 (5.39%) MCSA
10 13 (3.50%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (2.16%) HND
13 7 (1.89%) CCNA
13 7 (1.89%) CCNP
13 7 (1.89%) MCP
13 7 (1.89%) RHCE
14 6 (1.62%) APMP
14 6 (1.62%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.62%) PMI Certification
14 6 (1.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.78%) SLA
2 10 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.62%) QA
4 5 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.81%) PMO
6 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 121 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 37 (9.97%) Hyper-V
3 34 (9.16%) VMware ESXi
4 32 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (6.20%) vSphere
5 23 (6.20%) XenApp
6 17 (4.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (3.50%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.16%) RHEV
9 3 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.54%) Docker
10 2 (0.54%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (13.75%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (11.32%) SCCM
3 37 (9.97%) SCOM
4 32 (8.63%) Puppet
5 22 (5.93%) Ansible
6 16 (4.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 12 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (2.16%) Control-M
8 8 (2.16%) Nagios
8 8 (2.16%) Rundeck
8 8 (2.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 7 (1.89%) CFEngine
9 7 (1.89%) Grafana
9 7 (1.89%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.62%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 6 (1.62%) Malwarebytes
10 6 (1.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 6 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 118 (31.81%) Microsoft
2 81 (21.83%) VMware
3 67 (18.06%) Cisco
4 34 (9.16%) EMC
5 33 (8.89%) Citrix
6 32 (8.63%) Oracle
7 28 (7.55%) Red Hat
7 28 (7.55%) ServiceNow
8 26 (7.01%) Symantec
9 19 (5.12%) Lotus
10 18 (4.85%) HP
11 17 (4.58%) CheckPoint
12 15 (4.04%) CyberArk
12 15 (4.04%) Google
13 14 (3.77%) SolarWinds
13 14 (3.77%) Varonis
14 11 (2.96%) Charles River
15 8 (2.16%) Remedy
16 7 (1.89%) Dell
17 6 (1.62%) Avaya