The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 74 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13  
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.14% 0.60% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.69% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +80.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.58% -  

ITSM 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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 628 583 494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 90.88% 87.93% 79.81%
Number of salaries quoted 456 510 442
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing ITSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Somerset

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Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITSM in Somerset.

Salary trend for ITSM in Somerset

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Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 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
Yeovil - 1 £34,000 -
ITSM
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing ITSM 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 Somerset region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft