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

Service Management
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 6.50% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.27% - 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £35,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 110 56 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 89.43% 77.78% 94.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 43 142
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Service Management
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) SCCM
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) SCOrch
4 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (53.33%) DHCP
6 8 (53.33%) MCSE
6 8 (53.33%) MCP
6 8 (53.33%) DNS
6 8 (53.33%) MSI
6 8 (53.33%) InstallShield
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (53.33%) BC Cleared
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
6 8 (53.33%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
10 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 2 (13.33%) PaaS

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) InstallShield
1 8 (53.33%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Service Operations Team Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Application Packaging
2 8 (53.33%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) BC Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) MCP
2 8 (53.33%) MCSE
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) SCCM
1 12 (80.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) AppDynamics
3 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware