The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 67 59 78
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 12 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.55% 2.23% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.87% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Average salary £37,611 £46,345 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.84% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
Service Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
619 558 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.18% 77.93% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 471 478 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Oxford

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Oxford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 23 (79.31%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Strategic Planning
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) ERP
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
5 8 (27.59%) ITSM
5 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) MySQL
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.69%) DMZ
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 6 (20.69%) Google
7 6 (20.69%) Release Management
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (17.24%) Change Management
8 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) Lync
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) DMZ
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
5 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Systems Support
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IT Support
4 1 (3.45%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Semantic Web
1 4 (13.79%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) zOS
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (31.03%) Strategic Planning
4 9 (31.03%) ERP
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security
5 8 (27.59%) ITSM
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.69%) Release Management
7 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) Network Design
10 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) C
2 4 (13.79%) C++
2 4 (13.79%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Google
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.45%) Polycom
6 1 (3.45%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.45%) Spiceworks
6 1 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (3.45%) QNAP