The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 54 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.59% 0.34% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.39% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -37.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £30,000 £46,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £30,000 £49,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
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Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 256 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.57% 88.28% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 277 233 154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Bedford

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Intel