The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 83 86
Rank change year-on-year +26 +3  
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.00% 0.48% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Median salary £42,500 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -46.87% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

ITSM 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 583 777 991
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 89.83% 93.17% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 431 631 736
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Bedfordshire

ITSM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for ITSM in Bedfordshire

ITSM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing ITSM 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
3 13 (56.52%) SDLC
4 11 (47.83%) SCCM
4 11 (47.83%) SCOM
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
4 11 (47.83%) SolarWinds
5 9 (39.13%) Problem Management
6 8 (34.78%) Test Management
6 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
7 7 (30.43%) Service Management
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (21.74%) Remedy AR System
8 5 (21.74%) Release Management
8 5 (21.74%) SAP
8 5 (21.74%) BMC
8 5 (21.74%) Remedy
8 5 (21.74%) Benchmarking
8 5 (21.74%) User Experience
8 5 (21.74%) People Management
9 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security
9 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
10 3 (13.04%) Transition Management
10 3 (13.04%) Service Design
10 3 (13.04%) Planning and Forecasting
11 1 (4.35%) Change Management
11 1 (4.35%) Change Control

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (21.74%) Remedy AR System
1 5 (21.74%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Capacity Manager
2 7 (30.43%) IT Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Remedy Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Remedy Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Transition Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Transition Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Availability Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity and Availability Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Design Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) SDLC
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
5 9 (39.13%) Problem Management
6 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
6 8 (34.78%) Test Management
7 7 (30.43%) Service Management
8 5 (21.74%) Benchmarking
8 5 (21.74%) People Management
8 5 (21.74%) Release Management
9 4 (17.39%) Capacity Management
9 4 (17.39%) Information Security
10 3 (13.04%) Planning and Forecasting
10 3 (13.04%) Service Design
10 3 (13.04%) Transition Management
11 1 (4.35%) Change Control
11 1 (4.35%) Change Management
11 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
1 11 (47.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) SolarWinds
2 5 (21.74%) BMC
2 5 (21.74%) Remedy
2 5 (21.74%) SAP