The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank - 11 3
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone - 10.53% 28.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.12% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Service Management
Kent

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 84.09% 86.84% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 1
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Service Management
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Folkestone

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Local Government
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Tandem
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 1 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Service Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft