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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 52 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.14% 0.70% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 0.91% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £42,000 £50,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.83% +16.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Service Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 220 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 80.91% 77.19% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 224 166 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Service Management
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Ipswich

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
3 6 (54.55%) Puppet
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Sun Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (45.45%) Replication
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) Broadband
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (18.18%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Support Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) OSGi
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) DataPower
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) E-business
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Groovy
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Sun Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Siemens