The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 31 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 11 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.18% 10.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.75% 13.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 0
Average salary £28,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Service Management
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
142 184 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 79.78% 78.30% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 119 171 97
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +64.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Colchester

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Colchester

Service Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
6 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Law
6 2 (9.09%) Legal
6 2 (9.09%) People Management
6 2 (9.09%) SCOM
6 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
1 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Analyst
1 20 (90.91%) Support Analyst
2 19 (86.36%) Applications Support
2 19 (86.36%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Junior Support Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Trainee Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Trainee
3 7 (31.82%) Junior Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Trainee Support Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) People Management
2 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft