The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 74 56
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 5 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.70% 1.48% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.62% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 16
Median salary £21,500 £25,500 £37,722
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.68% -32.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,330 £41,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% -2.27%  

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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 679 646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 90.58% 91.14% 81.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2602 3112 2058
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Oxford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Oxford

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Oxford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (16.67%) Presales
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Apple
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) C#

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Presales
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco