The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 12 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.89% 1.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,000 £17,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +5.38%
Service Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 71.70% 92.42% 73.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 55
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Service Management
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Service Management Salary Trend in West Lothian

Service Management
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Linlithgow - 1 £37,000 -
Service Management
Scotland

Service Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MOS
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Release Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Environment Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Change and Release Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MOS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle