The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 79 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.76% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.68% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.55%
ITSM
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
867 886 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 81.95% 85.27% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 675 800 835
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ITSM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

ITSM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 7 £52,500 -4.54%
Bedford +12 1 - -
ITSM
East of England

ITSM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 1 (11.11%) SCCM
5 1 (11.11%) iSeries
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Portal
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Intel
5 1 (11.11%) Cognizant
5 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 5 (55.56%) Change Control
3 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Intel
1 1 (11.11%) Cognizant