The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 57 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 44 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.03% 1.61% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 1.88% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 10
Average salary £42,000 £53,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% -1.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Service Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1293 1279 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.93% 85.61% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 825 843 652
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (39.06%) ITSM
2 24 (37.50%) Degree
3 23 (35.94%) ITIL
4 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
5 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
5 19 (29.69%) Banking
6 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (28.13%) JBoss
7 17 (26.56%) Java
7 17 (26.56%) Oracle
8 16 (25.00%) HTML
8 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (25.00%) CSS
8 16 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 16 (25.00%) Finance
8 16 (25.00%) Java EE
8 16 (25.00%) Dojo
8 16 (25.00%) jQuery
8 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 13 (20.31%) Middleware
10 12 (18.75%) Project Management
10 12 (18.75%) JMS
10 12 (18.75%) CTI
10 12 (18.75%) JSP
10 12 (18.75%) Servlets
10 12 (18.75%) EJB
10 12 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
10 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
10 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
2 18 (28.13%) JBoss
3 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.81%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 16 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (29.69%) Banking
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (14.06%) Consultant
2 8 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Tester
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Automation Tester
4 6 (9.38%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Splunk Consultant
5 5 (7.81%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Service Management Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Management Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) CSS
1 16 (25.00%) HTML
1 16 (25.00%) Java EE
1 16 (25.00%) Dojo
1 16 (25.00%) jQuery
2 13 (20.31%) Middleware
3 12 (18.75%) EJB
3 12 (18.75%) JSP
3 12 (18.75%) Servlets
3 12 (18.75%) JMS
3 12 (18.75%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (6.25%) JPA
4 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) zOS
4 2 (3.13%) AIX
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) ITSM
2 23 (35.94%) ITIL
3 18 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.75%) Scrum
4 12 (18.75%) Project Management
4 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.19%) Performance Management
5 11 (17.19%) Mentoring
5 11 (17.19%) Coaching
6 9 (14.06%) Test Strategy
6 9 (14.06%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (14.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (14.06%) Supplier Management
7 8 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.94%) Business Continuity
9 6 (9.38%) Change Management
9 6 (9.38%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (7.81%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) CISSP
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (1.56%) CCNA
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CRISC
5 1 (1.56%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (9.38%) COBIT
2 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Squid
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) HP
2 6 (9.38%) VMware
3 5 (7.81%) Splunk
3 5 (7.81%) ArcSight
4 4 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 4 (6.25%) FrontRange
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
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