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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 54 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 46 36 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.61% 2.62% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.02% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £10,000 £33,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £90,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
1151 1194 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 87.03% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 767 762 777
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 42 (48.84%) Finance
2 41 (47.67%) Incident Management
3 40 (46.51%) Banking
4 31 (36.05%) ITIL
4 31 (36.05%) Change Management
5 29 (33.72%) WebSphere
6 24 (27.91%) Degree
7 21 (24.42%) Problem Management
7 21 (24.42%) ITSM
7 21 (24.42%) Oracle
7 21 (24.42%) Mobile Banking
8 19 (22.09%) Java
8 19 (22.09%) Mainframe
9 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (17.44%) Windows
11 14 (16.28%) IBM
12 13 (15.12%) ITIL V3
13 12 (13.95%) Firewall
14 11 (12.79%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (12.79%) DB2
14 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
14 11 (12.79%) Investment Banking
14 11 (12.79%) Mobile App
15 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
15 10 (11.63%) DataPower
15 10 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (11.63%) Security Management
15 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
15 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (11.63%) XML

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 29 (33.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) Firewall
2 10 (11.63%) DMZ
2 10 (11.63%) HTTP
2 10 (11.63%) Internet
2 10 (11.63%) Intranet
2 10 (11.63%) SSL
3 5 (5.81%) SAN
4 2 (2.33%) Network Security
5 1 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.16%) LAN
5 1 (1.16%) NAS
5 1 (1.16%) VLAN
5 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (48.84%) Finance
2 40 (46.51%) Banking
3 11 (12.79%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.47%) Legal
5 8 (9.30%) Corporate Banking
5 8 (9.30%) Retail
6 7 (8.14%) Law
7 1 (1.16%) Billing
7 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (18.60%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Applications Support
3 12 (13.95%) Mainframe Support
4 11 (12.79%) DB2 Support
5 10 (11.63%) Firewall Analyst
5 10 (11.63%) XML Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Consultant
6 8 (9.30%) Service Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Applications Specialist
7 7 (8.14%) Mainframe Specialist
7 7 (8.14%) Management Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Oracle Specialist
7 7 (8.14%) Service Management Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) WebSphere Specialist
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
8 6 (6.98%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.81%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Operations Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) XML
1 10 (11.63%) XSL
2 1 (1.16%) Flash
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
2 1 (1.16%) REST
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.42%) Mobile Banking
2 19 (22.09%) Mainframe
3 11 (12.79%) Mobile App
4 10 (11.63%) Data Centre
4 10 (11.63%) DataPower
4 10 (11.63%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
6 5 (5.81%) Data Extraction
6 5 (5.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.49%) Statistics
8 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.33%) PKI
8 2 (2.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.16%) Clustering
9 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.44%) Windows
2 8 (9.30%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) Linux
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.16%) AIX
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Incident Management
2 31 (36.05%) Change Management
2 31 (36.05%) ITIL
3 21 (24.42%) ITSM
3 21 (24.42%) Problem Management
4 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (15.12%) ITIL V3
6 11 (12.79%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (11.63%) Security Management
7 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.47%) Information Security
8 9 (10.47%) Performance Management
8 9 (10.47%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 8 (9.30%) Digital Forensics
9 8 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (9.30%) Project Management
9 8 (9.30%) Test Strategy
9 8 (9.30%) TOGAF
10 7 (8.14%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) Java
2 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (27.91%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (11.63%) CISM
3 10 (11.63%) CISSP
4 9 (10.47%) CISA
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) SLA
2 8 (9.30%) COBIT
3 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.33%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
2 1 (1.16%) Nagios
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 14 (16.28%) IBM
3 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.14%) FrontRange
4 7 (8.14%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.33%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) ArcSight
6 1 (1.16%) F5
6 1 (1.16%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.16%) Splunk
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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