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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 54 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.94% 0.68% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.81% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +4.76%
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
276 246 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.25% 83.39% 89.45%
Number of salaries quoted 246 241 188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Bedford

Service Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Email Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Major Incident Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Email Management
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Intel