The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 30 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.71% 0.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £23,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
Service Management
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
125 135 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 88.65% 79.41% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 116 127 77
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Bolton

Service Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight