The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank - 43 37
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 0 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.82% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.30% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Service Management
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 Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 230 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 77.14% 62.84% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 149 189
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Management across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Service Management
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Management across the Aberdeen region.

Service Management Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
3 5 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) CommVault
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) VMware

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Service Management 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 Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DBA
1 5 (62.50%) Administrator
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (62.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware