The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 60 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.00% 0.53% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.66% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £25,500 £28,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% -41.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,153
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.34%
Service Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
418 458 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.77% 80.63% 74.46%
Number of salaries quoted 348 413 318
Average salary £38,230 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.22% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £47,500 £52,500
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 Lancashire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Lancashire

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) PDA
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) VB6
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) PDA
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
1 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee