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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 83 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 17 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.46% 3.16% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 4.13% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 31
Average salary £48,750 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.55% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 799 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.43% 76.53% 74.00%
Number of salaries quoted 781 726 606
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -24 12 £42,500 -4.49% 4
Dunstable -1 1 £50,000 -
Bedford -15 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) Change Management
3 10 (29.41%) CRM
3 10 (29.41%) Capacity Management
4 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
5 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 8 (23.53%) MySQL
5 8 (23.53%) Oracle
6 7 (20.59%) SAP
6 7 (20.59%) IIS
6 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 7 (20.59%) Apache
6 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.65%) HFM
7 6 (17.65%) SAP CRM
7 6 (17.65%) Firewall
7 6 (17.65%) Data Security
7 6 (17.65%) SaaS
7 6 (17.65%) SAP BI
7 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.65%) CCNA
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
7 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
7 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 6 (17.65%) LAN
7 6 (17.65%) WAN
7 6 (17.65%) VPN

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
1 7 (20.59%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) HFM
1 6 (17.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Firewall
1 6 (17.65%) LAN
1 6 (17.65%) WAN
1 6 (17.65%) VPN
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) MPLS
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) SAP BI
2 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (17.65%) SAP BW
2 6 (17.65%) SAP HANA
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
1 7 (20.59%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Change Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Design Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Planning Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Change Management
2 10 (29.41%) CRM
2 10 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Data Security
4 6 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) ITSM
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) Release Management
7 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Time Management
7 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
7 3 (8.82%) Email Management
8 2 (5.88%) Network Management
8 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) ABAP
3 2 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) CCNA
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.71%) CCNP
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Xen
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Nessus
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) SAP
3 6 (17.65%) Hyperion
3 6 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) JBoss
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.94%) Nimsoft
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