The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM 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
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 90 110 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -34
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.61% 0.26% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £50,000 £34,750 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.88% -61.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
ITSM
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
804 997 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.12% 86.10% 73.99%
Number of salaries quoted 728 814 507
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITSM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Kent

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Kent

ITSM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £50,000 - 1
ITSM
South East

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) OpenGL
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) OAuth
2 3 (37.50%) Social Media
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (37.50%) Game Development
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) ISMS
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) CISM

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Android Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Director
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Release Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) OpenGL
1 3 (37.50%) JSON
1 3 (37.50%) OAuth
1 3 (37.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Social Media
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Game Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) Android Development
2 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
3 2 (25.00%) ISMS
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) BCP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
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