The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 60 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 13 32 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.98% 3.46% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.71% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 23
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,450 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £56,000
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 591 862 1003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.09% 93.09% 88.45%
Number of salaries quoted 432 700 744
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Bedfordshire

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Bedfordshire

Service Management
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 5 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Bedford +8 3 £50,000 - 2
Service Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Service Design
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) ITSM
4 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) SLA
7 2 (7.69%) Remedy
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
7 2 (7.69%) People Management
7 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
7 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.85%) Blog

Service Management
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 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Service Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Change Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Change Manager
3 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Service Design Manager
4 4 (15.38%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Environment Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Business Relationship Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Relationships Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Relationships Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Service Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.85%) Blog
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Service Design
3 7 (26.92%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) ITSM
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow Management
7 1 (3.85%) Escalation Management
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy
2 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Luton
Annapurna HR
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago