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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 6 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 22.73% 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.73% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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
44 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 100.00% 100.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 12
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Folkestone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Folkestone region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Folkestone

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (58.33%) Local Government
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (58.33%) People Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) BMC
6 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Tandem
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) MS Office
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) Tomcat

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Local Government
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Junior
1 7 (58.33%) Service Manager
1 7 (58.33%) Junior Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Tandem
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 7 (58.33%) People Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) Pega
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft