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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 70 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 26 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.13% 3.32% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 4.33% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 16
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +30.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £20,710
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £45,125
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
Service Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1036 1085 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 84.99% 76.57% 75.82%
Number of salaries quoted 812 893 642
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Service Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Essex

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

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

Service Management Salary Histogram in Essex

Service Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -11 10 £28,000 -51.30%
Chelmsford +1 3 £43,250 +96.59% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £57,500 -
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 50 (87.72%) ITIL
2 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) Client/Server
3 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
3 16 (28.07%) MS Office
3 16 (28.07%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (26.32%) Release Management
5 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
5 13 (22.81%) SQL
5 13 (22.81%) Windows
5 13 (22.81%) Law
6 12 (21.05%) Legal
6 12 (21.05%) Finance
7 10 (17.54%) QA
8 8 (14.04%) SAS
8 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
8 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (14.04%) Sun
8 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
8 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
8 8 (14.04%) IT Governance
8 8 (14.04%) Infor
8 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (14.04%) ITIL V3
8 8 (14.04%) Change Control
9 7 (12.28%) MCSA
9 7 (12.28%) Change Management
9 7 (12.28%) Security Management
9 7 (12.28%) Information Security
10 6 (10.53%) ITIL V2

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 8 (14.04%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
1 16 (28.07%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SCCP
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (22.81%) Law
2 12 (21.05%) Legal
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Applications Support
2 23 (40.35%) Analyst
3 20 (35.09%) Support Analyst
4 19 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Security Administrator
5 9 (15.79%) Administrator
6 7 (12.28%) Service Manager
6 7 (12.28%) IT Services Manager
7 6 (10.53%) IT Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) Junior
7 6 (10.53%) Trainee Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Junior Support Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Trainee Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Trainee
7 6 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) IT Security Administrator
8 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Release Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
10 2 (3.51%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) UNIX
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (87.72%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Release Management
3 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.04%) Software Testing
4 8 (14.04%) IT Governance
4 8 (14.04%) ITIL V3
4 8 (14.04%) Change Control
5 7 (12.28%) Change Management
5 7 (12.28%) Security Management
5 7 (12.28%) Information Security
6 6 (10.53%) ITIL V2
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.77%) ITSM
8 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) Supplier Management
8 4 (7.02%) People Management
9 3 (5.26%) SDLC
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) MCSA
4 5 (8.77%) CISSP
5 4 (7.02%) CISA
6 1 (1.75%) ISACA
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (7.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (5.26%) SLA
6 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Sun
2 8 (14.04%) Infor
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.75%) Capita
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago