The table below looks at the statistics for Service Desk Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Management over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Management
Rank 211 193 204
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Permanent jobs citing Service Desk Management 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.038% 0.088% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.11% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £41,250 £29,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.83% -47.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £20,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £51,950 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £41,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.44% +15.27%
Service Desk Management
England

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 Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4174 3688 3779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.33% 81.14% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3492 3013 3185
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Service Desk Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Desk Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Service Desk Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Desk Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Service Desk Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Birmingham - 2 £41,250 -
Service Desk Management
England

Service Desk Management
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Service Desk 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 Desk Management.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) assyst
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management

Service Desk Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Service Desk 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 Desk Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) assyst
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA