The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 56 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 10 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.73% 2.33% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.62% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 20
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +97.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £27,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £46,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,317 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.27% -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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 518 650 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 89.62% 88.92% 87.85%
Number of salaries quoted 451 510 672
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -10.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Northamptonshire

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Northamptonshire

Service Management
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Northampton +8 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Service Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 34 (75.56%) ITIL
2 20 (44.44%) Change Management
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
5 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
5 12 (26.67%) Windows
6 10 (22.22%) ITSM
6 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (20.00%) SAN
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle
8 8 (17.78%) SLA
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco
8 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
8 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (17.78%) Brocade
8 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
9 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
9 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
9 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
9 7 (15.56%) Fujitsu
9 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
9 7 (15.56%) Veeam
9 7 (15.56%) IBM
9 7 (15.56%) HP
9 7 (15.56%) Dell
9 7 (15.56%) EMC
9 7 (15.56%) SQL Server

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) NAS
4 2 (4.44%) Skype
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) IT Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Service Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Storage Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Change Manager
4 5 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Head of IT
6 3 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) IBM XIV
1 5 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) AIX
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) ITIL
2 20 (44.44%) Change Management
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
5 10 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (22.22%) ITSM
6 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
7 7 (15.56%) Coaching
7 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
8 5 (11.11%) B2B
8 5 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) Workflow
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) VB
2 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 5 (11.11%) VB6
2 5 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) HND
1 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) MCSE
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
1 7 (15.56%) SCDPM
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
3 3 (6.67%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 8 (17.78%) Brocade
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Dell
4 7 (15.56%) EMC
4 7 (15.56%) Fujitsu
4 7 (15.56%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 7 (15.56%) NetApp
4 7 (15.56%) Veeam
5 4 (8.89%) Nintex
6 3 (6.67%) SAP
7 2 (4.44%) Axway
7 2 (4.44%) Veritas
8 1 (2.22%) Citrix
8 1 (2.22%) Cognos
8 1 (2.22%) Informatica
8 1 (2.22%) Teradata