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

Service Management
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 0.99% 4.37% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 5.29% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 6
Median salary £72,500 £60,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% +114.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% -2.27%  

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 Colchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 185 170 137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 91.13% 82.52% 85.09%
Number of salaries quoted 525 592 337
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Colchester.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Colchester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Colchester

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Colchester

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

Salary histogram for Service Management in Colchester

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

1 4 (100.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Clearswift
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 3 (75.00%) Proofpoint
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Legal

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (100.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Android
1 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Clearswift
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Proofpoint
2 1 (25.00%) SAP