The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 64 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 7 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.09% 2.01% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 2.58% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Average salary £35,000 £74,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.70% +68.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Service Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 466 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 80.97% 78.19% 80.51%
Number of salaries quoted 397 396 393
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Service Management
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Slough

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 5 (25.00%) Nagios
5 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (25.00%) BT
5 5 (25.00%) logstash
6 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) MySQL
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.00%) Office 365
7 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 3 (15.00%) MS Office

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
1 5 (25.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Splunk
1 5 (25.00%) BT
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu