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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 26 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.70% 2.53% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.05% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 28
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,500 £65,750
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 813 819 1091
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 84.34% 82.89% 87.63%
Number of salaries quoted 660 654 838
Median salary £49,602 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -5 17 £50,000 -18.69% 1
Brentwood +5 3 - -
Colchester -6 2 £72,500 +20.83%
Harlow - 2 £75,000 -
Service Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 38 (67.86%) ITIL
2 31 (55.36%) ITSM
3 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
3 18 (32.14%) Finance
4 16 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 13 (23.21%) Project Management
6 11 (19.64%) Law
7 10 (17.86%) Service Design
7 10 (17.86%) Legal
7 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.07%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (14.29%) Transition Management
9 8 (14.29%) Office 365
9 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 8 (14.29%) Windows
10 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (10.71%) Supplier Management
11 6 (10.71%) Service Continuity Management
11 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 5 (8.93%) Firewall
12 5 (8.93%) Document Management
12 5 (8.93%) VoIP
12 5 (8.93%) SMTP
12 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
12 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008

Service Management
Co-occurring 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 5 (8.93%) Confluence
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Firewall
1 5 (8.93%) IMAP
1 5 (8.93%) SMTP
1 5 (8.93%) VoIP
2 3 (5.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Law
3 10 (17.86%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) IT Manager
2 11 (19.64%) IT Services Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Service Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 7 (12.50%) Service Continuity Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Business Systems Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Systems Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Graduate
5 5 (8.93%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Incident Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Junior
5 5 (8.93%) Junior Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) IT Procurement Manager
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL Service Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Resource Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Resource Planning Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.36%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.57%) CMDB
3 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Android
3 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) ITIL
2 31 (55.36%) ITSM
3 18 (32.14%) Service Delivery
4 16 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 13 (23.21%) Project Management
6 10 (17.86%) Service Design
6 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (16.07%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (16.07%) Risk Management
8 8 (14.29%) Transition Management
9 7 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (10.71%) Service Continuity Management
10 6 (10.71%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.93%) Document Management
11 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
12 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 4 (7.14%) IT Strategy
12 4 (7.14%) Time Management
13 3 (5.36%) Demand Management
13 3 (5.36%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) PMO
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Apple
2 3 (5.36%) Clearswift
2 3 (5.36%) Proofpoint
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
Chelmsford, Essex
I3
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Witham, Essex
Brightgen
Posted: 26 days ago