The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Rank 58 84 84
Rank change year-on-year +26 0  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 31 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.05% 2.22% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 2.63% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 14
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,313 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,500 £77,500
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 840 912 1055
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 82.76% 84.52% 85.70%
Number of salaries quoted 640 684 844
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Service Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Essex

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Essex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Essex

Service Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Chelmsford -4 15 £72,000 +80.00%
Brentwood +13 2 - -
Colchester -11 2 £97,500 +62.50%
Service Management
East of England

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 75 (70.09%) ITIL
2 65 (60.75%) ITSM
3 48 (44.86%) Finance
4 39 (36.45%) Project Management
4 39 (36.45%) ITIL V3
5 35 (32.71%) Service Delivery
6 33 (30.84%) Risk Management
7 25 (23.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
9 21 (19.63%) Change Management
10 19 (17.76%) Problem Management
11 16 (14.95%) Release Management
11 16 (14.95%) Service Continuity Management
12 14 (13.08%) Incident Management
13 13 (12.15%) Legal
13 13 (12.15%) Business Continuity
13 13 (12.15%) Windows
14 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
14 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (11.21%) Data Centre
15 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
16 9 (8.41%) CMDB
16 9 (8.41%) Asset Management
16 9 (8.41%) Virtual Team Management
16 9 (8.41%) Virtual Team
17 8 (7.48%) Law
17 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
18 7 (6.54%) CMS
18 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
18 7 (6.54%) Degree

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 7 (6.54%) CMS
2 6 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (5.61%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) Office 365
2 4 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.74%) iTunes
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) VPN
2 5 (4.67%) Firewall
2 5 (4.67%) IMAP
2 5 (4.67%) SMTP
2 5 (4.67%) VoIP
3 2 (1.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) HP UFT
1 4 (3.74%) LoadRunner
General
1 48 (44.86%) Finance
2 13 (12.15%) Legal
3 8 (7.48%) Law
4 6 (5.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (41.12%) IT Manager
2 38 (35.51%) Service Manager
3 33 (30.84%) Service Continuity Manager
4 31 (28.97%) IT Services Manager
5 24 (22.43%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 14 (13.08%) Analyst
7 13 (12.15%) ITIL Manager
7 13 (12.15%) ITIL Service Manager
8 11 (10.28%) Administrator
9 8 (7.48%) Service Analyst
10 7 (6.54%) Business Manager
11 6 (5.61%) Business Systems Manager
11 6 (5.61%) Systems Manager
12 5 (4.67%) Graduate
12 5 (4.67%) Graduate Support Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Junior
12 5 (4.67%) Junior Support Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Process Analyst
12 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) .NET
1 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.87%) Middleware
1 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.41%) CMDB
2 9 (8.41%) Virtual Team
3 8 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.61%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.74%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (2.80%) Clustering
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.15%) Windows
2 7 (6.54%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.74%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.74%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.74%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.87%) Android
5 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (70.09%) ITIL
2 65 (60.75%) ITSM
3 39 (36.45%) ITIL V3
3 39 (36.45%) Project Management
4 35 (32.71%) Service Delivery
5 33 (30.84%) Risk Management
6 25 (23.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (19.63%) Change Management
8 19 (17.76%) Problem Management
9 16 (14.95%) Release Management
9 16 (14.95%) Service Continuity Management
10 14 (13.08%) Incident Management
11 13 (12.15%) Business Continuity
12 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (9.35%) Configuration Management
14 9 (8.41%) Asset Management
14 9 (8.41%) Virtual Team Management
15 6 (5.61%) Change Control
15 6 (5.61%) SDLC
15 6 (5.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
1 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
1 3 (2.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
2 6 (5.61%) ISEB
2 6 (5.61%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) PMO
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (3.74%) SCCM
2 3 (2.80%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.61%) Apple
2 6 (5.61%) Clearswift
2 6 (5.61%) Proofpoint
2 6 (5.61%) ServiceNow
3 5 (4.67%) SAP
4 4 (3.74%) Nokia
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) Sun