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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 22
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 2.61% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.19% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Median salary - £38,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
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 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 25 94 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.59% 81.74% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 80 66
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £61,400 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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