The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 91 40 68
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +28
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 24 69 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.80% 5.89% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 7.35% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 66 21
Average salary £42,500 £44,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% -10.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1097 939 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.42% 80.19% 69.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 829 625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Service Management
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -26 9 £42,500 -10.52%
Bedford -27 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Dunstable -5 3 £28,000 -34.88%
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 31 (62.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) Service Delivery
3 17 (34.00%) Oracle
4 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) MySQL
4 16 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (30.00%) Capacity Management
6 14 (28.00%) Change Management
7 13 (26.00%) Cisco
7 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (26.00%) MPLS
7 13 (26.00%) Firewall
7 13 (26.00%) Apache
7 13 (26.00%) IIS
7 13 (26.00%) LAN
7 13 (26.00%) WAN
7 13 (26.00%) VPN
7 13 (26.00%) DNS
7 13 (26.00%) CCNP
7 13 (26.00%) CCNA
7 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (26.00%) SaaS
7 13 (26.00%) Nessus
7 13 (26.00%) Supplier Management
8 11 (22.00%) Windows
9 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) Linux
12 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (26.00%) Apache
1 13 (26.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.00%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) MPLS
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
1 13 (26.00%) LAN
1 13 (26.00%) WAN
1 13 (26.00%) VPN
1 13 (26.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.00%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) Service Manager
4 9 (18.00%) Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Service Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Change Manager
6 7 (14.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (12.00%) Transition Manager
7 6 (12.00%) Service Transition Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.00%) Development Manager
10 1 (2.00%) Head of Service Management
10 1 (2.00%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) Service Delivery
3 16 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (30.00%) Capacity Management
5 14 (28.00%) Change Management
6 13 (26.00%) Supplier Management
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.00%) Project Management
9 6 (12.00%) Business Continuity
9 6 (12.00%) CRM
9 6 (12.00%) ITSM
9 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (8.00%) Time Management
12 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
12 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.00%) Data Transformation
12 3 (6.00%) Email Management
12 3 (6.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) ABAP
3 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) CCNP
1 13 (26.00%) CCNA
1 13 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Xen
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Oracle
2 13 (26.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago