The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Management Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management Consultant in their job title 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 Consultant
Rank 870 861 869
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Management Consultant 8 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.031% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.033% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 16
Average salary £68,000 £48,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.48% -30.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £69,750 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Management Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Management Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK.

Service Management Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Service Management Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Management Consultant
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
England -26 8 £68,000 +39.48%
London -13 4 £59,000 -5.60%
City of London +3 1 £68,000 +2.64%
Swindon -11 1 - -
Wiltshire -15 1 - -
South West -21 1 - -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -

Service Management Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Management Consultant in their job title 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 with Service Management Consultant in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Service Management
2 26 (83.87%) ITIL
3 21 (67.74%) ITSM
4 11 (35.48%) COBIT
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) MS Office
6 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) Degree
6 6 (19.35%) IT Governance
7 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
7 5 (16.13%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.90%) Legal
8 4 (12.90%) Publishing
8 4 (12.90%) MS Project
8 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
8 4 (12.90%) MOF
8 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
8 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Management
8 4 (12.90%) APMG
8 4 (12.90%) Process Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
8 4 (12.90%) Informatics

Service Management Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Management Consultant in their job title 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 with Service Management Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS Project
3 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 4 (12.90%) Publishing
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Back Office
4 2 (6.45%) Games
4 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 2 (6.45%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.23%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Informatics
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Service Management
2 26 (83.87%) ITIL
3 21 (67.74%) ITSM
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) IT Governance
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Management
5 5 (16.13%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (16.13%) Test Strategy
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) MOF
6 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (12.90%) Process Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Business Development
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) APMG
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) BS15000
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) FrontRange
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com