The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 49 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.35% 1.09% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 1.29% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,745
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +12.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
Service Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
217 233 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.68% 85.04% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 197 140 126
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,500 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Service Management
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Solihull

Service Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Websense
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Implementation Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Websense
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) F5