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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 61 57 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 38 46 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.77% 3.38% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 4.08% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 3
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -27.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
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
1161 1128 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.62% 82.82% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 758 733 637
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 January 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 26 (39.39%) Banking
3 23 (34.85%) ITSM
4 20 (30.30%) Service Delivery
5 19 (28.79%) ITIL
6 16 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (21.21%) Project Management
7 14 (21.21%) Incident Management
8 13 (19.70%) Change Management
9 11 (16.67%) Supplier Management
10 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
10 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (13.64%) Release Management
11 9 (13.64%) SLA
12 8 (12.12%) Oracle
12 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
12 8 (12.12%) Degree
13 7 (10.61%) IBM
13 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
13 7 (10.61%) QA
14 6 (9.09%) Java
14 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
15 5 (7.58%) IIS
15 5 (7.58%) SQL
15 5 (7.58%) JBoss
15 5 (7.58%) MTS
15 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
15 5 (7.58%) Test Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (10.61%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) JBoss
2 5 (7.58%) MTS
3 3 (4.55%) CICS
4 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.52%) Mule
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SMTP
1 1 (1.52%) SNMP
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.52%) CTI
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
1 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JUnit
1 1 (1.52%) Selenium
1 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) Selenium IDE
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 26 (39.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Service Manager
2 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 6 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Transition Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Incident Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Administrator
4 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (3.03%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.03%) DBA
7 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) HTML
1 4 (6.06%) CSS
1 4 (6.06%) Java EE
2 3 (4.55%) Dojo
2 3 (4.55%) jQuery
2 3 (4.55%) JPA
2 3 (4.55%) XML
2 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.03%) EJB
3 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) JSP
4 1 (1.52%) Servlets
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.52%) JMS
4 1 (1.52%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.03%) Replication
2 2 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) DataPower
3 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
3 2 (3.03%) zOS
3 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 2 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) ITSM
2 20 (30.30%) Service Delivery
3 19 (28.79%) ITIL
4 16 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (21.21%) Project Management
5 14 (21.21%) Incident Management
6 13 (19.70%) Change Management
7 11 (16.67%) Supplier Management
8 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 9 (13.64%) Release Management
10 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (7.58%) Test Management
12 5 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (7.58%) Line Management
13 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
13 4 (6.06%) Coaching
13 4 (6.06%) People Management
13 4 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) Java
2 5 (7.58%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) Perl
3 3 (4.55%) COBOL
4 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.03%) REXX
5 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) C#
5 1 (1.52%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) ABAP
5 1 (1.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) CISSP
3 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.64%) SLA
2 7 (10.61%) QA
3 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) RACF
2 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.06%) Netcool
1 4 (6.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.03%) CA Endevor
2 2 (3.03%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.52%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) SCOM
3 1 (1.52%) OpenView
3 1 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) IBM
3 4 (6.06%) Splunk
3 4 (6.06%) ArcSight
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) BMC
4 2 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (1.52%) Lotus
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
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