The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 48 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.81% 1.29% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.55% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Average salary £43,401 £70,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.99% +112.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
Service Management
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 452 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 83.47% 83.55% 83.49%
Number of salaries quoted 269 386 239
Average salary £41,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.86% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Leicester

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Leicester

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Change Management
3 11 (73.33%) Release Management
4 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (40.00%) Validation
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Middleware
7 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) ITSM
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) Banking
9 3 (20.00%) Project Management
10 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (13.33%) SAP
10 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (13.33%) System Testing
10 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
10 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (13.33%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Release Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Change Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Release Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Change Management
3 11 (73.33%) Release Management
4 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL V3
6 6 (40.00%) Validation
7 4 (26.67%) ITSM
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
9 2 (13.33%) Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
9 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (13.33%) System Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
10 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
10 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP