The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 45 68 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.35% 0.87% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.07% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £57,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Service Management
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
241 374 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.86% 81.30% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 187 351 228
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Bedford

Service Management
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

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