The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 38 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 3.06% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 4.18% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 5
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 239 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.81% 73.09% 71.90%
Number of salaries quoted 144 186 246
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Service Management
Scotland

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 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (50.00%) Information Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) MOM
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
6 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) MCDST
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 9 (90.00%) Service Manager
1 9 (90.00%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Service Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 5 (50.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCDST
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft