The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 62 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.12% 1.14% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.53% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £50,000 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £16,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £35,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £43,674 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.88%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
501 458 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.03% 74.35% 76.94%
Number of salaries quoted 422 386 325
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Service Management
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Tamworth -5 1 £27,500 +66.66%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £72,500 -
Stafford - 1 £35,000 -
Service Management
West Midlands

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (55.56%) ITIL
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (22.22%) MCSD
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) WLAN
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) DMZ
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
1 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 4 (22.22%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) B2B
6 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Network Design
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (22.22%) MCSD
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) CCSP
5 1 (5.56%) HND
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya