The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 41 97 37
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -60
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 52 21 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.53% 1.58% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.37% 1.90% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 63
Average salary £46,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
Service Management
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
969 1104 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.33% 83.13% 80.59%
Number of salaries quoted 720 1024 819
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Service Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 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 +16 23 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Bedford +29 1 £57,500 +76.92%
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 58 (67.44%) ITIL
2 35 (40.70%) SLA
3 33 (38.37%) UNIX
4 32 (37.21%) Solaris
4 32 (37.21%) Linux
4 32 (37.21%) Apache
4 32 (37.21%) Tomcat
4 32 (37.21%) Java
4 32 (37.21%) SQL
4 32 (37.21%) J2EE
4 32 (37.21%) Oracle
5 31 (36.05%) PL/SQL
6 28 (32.56%) MySQL
6 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
6 28 (32.56%) WebLogic
6 28 (32.56%) IIS
6 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
7 22 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (16.28%) ERP
9 14 (16.28%) SAP
10 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
10 12 (13.95%) Incident Management
10 12 (13.95%) Problem Management
11 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (10.47%) Project Management
12 8 (9.30%) ITSM
13 7 (8.14%) SAP ERP
13 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.14%) SAP ALE

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 32 (37.21%) Apache
1 32 (37.21%) Tomcat
2 28 (32.56%) WebLogic
2 28 (32.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) MS Office
1 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) SAP MM
1 7 (8.14%) SAP CS
1 7 (8.14%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) MySQL
1 28 (32.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (5.81%) Retail
2 2 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (51.16%) Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Support Analyst
2 32 (37.21%) Applications Support
2 32 (37.21%) Applications Support Analyst
3 14 (16.28%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Consultant
4 13 (15.12%) Problem Manager
4 13 (15.12%) Incident Manager
5 12 (13.95%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 11 (12.79%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (10.47%) Change Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Technical Manager
8 8 (9.30%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 7 (8.14%) Service Management Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) SAP CS Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) Management Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) SAP WM Consultant
9 7 (8.14%) SAP MM Consultant
10 5 (5.81%) Service Manager
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.21%) J2EE
2 7 (8.14%) EDI
2 7 (8.14%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.16%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.37%) UNIX
2 32 (37.21%) Solaris
2 32 (37.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (67.44%) ITIL
2 18 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (16.28%) ERP
4 12 (13.95%) Service Delivery
4 12 (13.95%) Incident Management
4 12 (13.95%) Problem Management
5 9 (10.47%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.47%) Project Management
6 8 (9.30%) ITSM
7 7 (8.14%) Logistics
7 7 (8.14%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.14%) Change Management
7 7 (8.14%) Change Control
8 6 (6.98%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.81%) Release Management
10 4 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.65%) Scrum
11 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.49%) E-Commerce
11 3 (3.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) SQL
1 32 (37.21%) Java
2 31 (36.05%) PL/SQL
3 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.33%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.33%) SOQL
5 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.16%) MCP
2 1 (1.16%) CCNA
2 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (40.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (37.21%) Oracle
2 14 (16.28%) SAP
3 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.16%) Intel
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £80000.00 - £86000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £44,000 DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 20 days ago