The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 45
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.31% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 0.58% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -5.55%  

Service Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 107 171 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 82.31% 91.94% 91.81%
Number of salaries quoted 93 136 182
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Service Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Bedford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Bedford

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Bedford over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT jobs citing Service Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Change Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Business Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Change Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
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