The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 86 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 11 38 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.15% 3.36% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 3.92% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 4
Average salary £60,000 £33,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -48.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £23,550 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Service Management
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
787 970 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.41% 85.76% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 715 784 500
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 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Service Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Kent

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Service Management
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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 +8 4 £71,250 +159.09% 1
Service Management
South East

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
4 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (31.43%) Change Management
6 10 (28.57%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
8 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
8 8 (22.86%) Cisco
9 7 (20.00%) SLA
9 7 (20.00%) LAN
9 7 (20.00%) WAN
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
10 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
10 6 (17.14%) VMware
11 5 (14.29%) ITSM
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
11 5 (14.29%) Release Management
11 5 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (14.29%) SIEM
11 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
12 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
12 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
12 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
12 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) RMDS
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) FTP
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.86%) Multicast
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 7 (20.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) IT Operations Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
3 3 (8.57%) Network Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Information Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) ITIL
2 12 (34.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (31.43%) Change Management
4 9 (25.71%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (17.14%) Performance Management
7 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
8 5 (14.29%) ITSM
8 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 5 (14.29%) Release Management
8 5 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (14.29%) SIEM
8 5 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
9 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
9 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
9 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CISSP
2 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CISM
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp
4 3 (8.57%) Juniper
4 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.57%) TippingPoint
4 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.57%) Tufin
4 3 (8.57%) F5
4 3 (8.57%) LogLogic
5 2 (5.71%) Tradeweb
5 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
5 2 (5.71%) Radianz
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) SunGard
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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