The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 79 55 68
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 16 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.42% 2.94% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 3.23% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 14
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.20% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,350 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,300 £47,500 £57,750
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1048 1206 1193
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.07% 90.81% 88.50%
Number of salaries quoted 678 809 712
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Service Management
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Edinburgh

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Edinburgh

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 18 (56.25%) ITIL
3 16 (50.00%) ITSM
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (25.00%) Degree
7 8 (25.00%) COBIT
8 7 (21.88%) Supplier Management
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) SLA
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) CISSP
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) CISM
10 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) Privileged Access Management
11 4 (12.50%) Service Design
11 4 (12.50%) Retail
11 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
11 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
11 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) Change Management
11 4 (12.50%) Data Security
11 4 (12.50%) Security Management
11 4 (12.50%) CRM

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) JBoss
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) assyst
2 1 (3.13%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) Broadband
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.13%) SSH
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) IT Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Operations Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Head of IT
5 1 (3.13%) Head of Operations
5 1 (3.13%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Release Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) ITSM
3 11 (34.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (21.88%) Supplier Management
6 5 (15.63%) Privileged Access Management
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Data Security
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Security Management
7 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Service Design
8 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
8 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.38%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CISM
2 5 (15.63%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) COBIT
2 6 (18.75%) SLA
3 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) NDS
2 2 (6.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (3.13%) NFS
3 1 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) NetIQ
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Laserfiche
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Thunderhead
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Empiric.com
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits package + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago