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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 24 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 2.08% - 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% - 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £39,500 - £23,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
ITSM
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 90.63% 82.35% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 49
Average salary £39,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

ITSM
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Taunton

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing ITSM 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 ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB6
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware