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

Service Management
England / Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.42% - 6.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% - 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £60,000
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 44 82 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.67% 72.57% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 132
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Service Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Service Management in the Midlands

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

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (60.00%) Smart Energy
2 3 (60.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Process Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Energy
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager