Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Service Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Design over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 410 474
Rank change year-on-year +15 +64 -10
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 137 179 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.60% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 98 89 142
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% -10.48% -0.94%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,750 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +10.58% -7.14% -1.75%

Service Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27138 29676 36860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.41% 87.45% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22292 24576 30719
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Service Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in the South East

Service Design
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Design in the South East.

Salary trend for Service Design in the South East

Service Design
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Design in the South East

Service Design
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +44 77 £59,000 +2.61% 2
Oxfordshire +30 37 £52,250 -9.13%
Berkshire +25 35 £64,000 +6.67% 2
Hampshire -21 29 £51,000 +9.68% 1
Surrey -9 16 £46,750 -32.00%
West Sussex +14 8 £72,500 +51.04%
M4 Corridor - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +6 5 £65,000 +13.04%
Service Design
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Service Design 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 South East region with a requirement for Service Design.

1 72 (52.55%) ITIL
2 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
4 40 (29.20%) Degree
5 37 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 36 (26.28%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (26.28%) Change Management
7 27 (19.71%) Finance
8 26 (18.98%) Windows
9 24 (17.52%) Problem Management
9 24 (17.52%) Mentoring
10 23 (16.79%) PRINCE2
11 22 (16.06%) SCCM
12 21 (15.33%) SCOM
13 20 (14.60%) Customer Requirements
13 20 (14.60%) Linux
14 19 (13.87%) Computer Science
14 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
15 17 (12.41%) SLA
15 17 (12.41%) Kalman Filter
16 16 (11.68%) Task Automation
16 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
16 16 (11.68%) SOA
16 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
16 16 (11.68%) BGP
17 15 (10.95%) PMI Certification
17 15 (10.95%) Service Management
17 15 (10.95%) LAN
17 15 (10.95%) VPN
17 15 (10.95%) DNS

Service Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (6.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.73%) Confluence
3 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (26.28%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (10.22%) IaaS
4 11 (8.03%) SaaS
5 10 (7.30%) Office 365
6 7 (5.11%) PaaS
7 6 (4.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (3.65%) OneDrive
9 4 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (2.19%) Slack
11 1 (0.73%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.68%) BGP
1 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
2 15 (10.95%) DNS
2 15 (10.95%) LAN
2 15 (10.95%) VPN
3 14 (10.22%) Firewall
4 12 (8.76%) Ethernet
4 12 (8.76%) Internet
4 12 (8.76%) WAN
5 11 (8.03%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (7.30%) DHCP
7 9 (6.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (6.57%) Kerberos
7 9 (6.57%) LDAP
7 9 (6.57%) Skype
7 9 (6.57%) SMS
8 7 (5.11%) Network Security
9 6 (4.38%) SAN
10 5 (3.65%) MPLS
10 5 (3.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.38%) InfluxDB
2 6 (4.38%) Redis
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.65%) OLAP
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.73%) Big Data
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (7.30%) MSI
2 4 (2.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.73%) JUnit
4 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 27 (19.71%) Finance
2 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.38%) Banking
4 4 (2.92%) Games
5 3 (2.19%) Advertising
5 3 (2.19%) Publishing
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (20.44%) Service Manager
2 15 (10.95%) Designer
2 15 (10.95%) Network Engineer
3 14 (10.22%) Developer
4 13 (9.49%) Consultant
4 13 (9.49%) Delivery Manager
4 13 (9.49%) Services Delivery Manager
5 10 (7.30%) Architect
6 9 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (6.57%) Service Transition Manager
6 9 (6.57%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (6.57%) Transition Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Change Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Service Design Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.38%) DBA
9 6 (4.38%) IT Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) CSS
1 10 (7.30%) CSS3
1 10 (7.30%) HTML
1 10 (7.30%) HTML5
2 8 (5.84%) Web Services
3 7 (5.11%) Ajax
3 7 (5.11%) Flash
3 7 (5.11%) JSON
3 7 (5.11%) REST
3 7 (5.11%) RESTful
4 6 (4.38%) gRPC
5 3 (2.19%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.19%) jQuery
5 3 (2.19%) Modernizr
5 3 (2.19%) Node.js
5 3 (2.19%) React
5 3 (2.19%) Sass
5 3 (2.19%) Spring
5 3 (2.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.46%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.03%) PMI
3 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.57%) PKI
4 8 (5.84%) CMDB
4 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.84%) Private Cloud
4 8 (5.84%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.11%) BYOD
5 7 (5.11%) User Experience
6 6 (4.38%) Clustering
6 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.38%) Replication
7 5 (3.65%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.92%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.98%) Windows
2 20 (14.60%) Linux
3 10 (7.30%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.30%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.65%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (52.55%) ITIL
2 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.28%) Change Management
4 24 (17.52%) Mentoring
4 24 (17.52%) Problem Management
5 23 (16.79%) PRINCE2
6 20 (14.60%) Customer Requirements
7 17 (12.41%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (11.68%) Service Delivery
8 16 (11.68%) SOA
8 16 (11.68%) Task Automation
9 15 (10.95%) ITSM
9 15 (10.95%) Migration
9 15 (10.95%) Scrum
9 15 (10.95%) Service Management
9 15 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.22%) ITIL V3
10 14 (10.22%) Microservices
11 13 (9.49%) DevOps
12 12 (8.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.22%) Java
1 14 (10.22%) SQL
2 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.11%) Scala
4 6 (4.38%) C++
4 6 (4.38%) Go
4 6 (4.38%) Python
4 6 (4.38%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.65%) Ruby
6 4 (2.92%) C
6 4 (2.92%) C#
6 4 (2.92%) Perl
7 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (29.20%) Degree
2 15 (10.95%) PMI Certification
3 11 (8.03%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.03%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.38%) ISEB
6 6 (4.38%) MCDBA
6 6 (4.38%) MCSA
7 5 (3.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.92%) APMP
8 4 (2.92%) CISSP
8 4 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.92%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (2.92%) PMP
8 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (2.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.73%) MCTS
10 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.41%) SLA
2 12 (8.76%) COBIT
3 10 (7.30%) PMO
4 7 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (4.38%) GCP
6 5 (3.65%) Data Quality
6 5 (3.65%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.03%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (7.30%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (4.38%) Firmware
5 3 (2.19%) Docker
5 3 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (16.06%) SCCM
2 21 (15.33%) SCOM
3 8 (5.84%) Nagios
3 8 (5.84%) Puppet
4 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (3.65%) Terraform
6 4 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.19%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.73%) Ansible
8 1 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 43 (31.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.22%) Cisco
3 13 (9.49%) CheckPoint
4 9 (6.57%) Palo Alto
4 9 (6.57%) SolarWinds
5 7 (5.11%) Cadence
6 5 (3.65%) Juniper
6 5 (3.65%) RedGate
7 4 (2.92%) SAP
8 3 (2.19%) Apple
8 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 3 (2.19%) HP
8 3 (2.19%) VMware
9 2 (1.46%) EMC
9 2 (1.46%) NetApp
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle
9 2 (1.46%) webMethods
10 1 (0.73%) Dell
10 1 (0.73%) Nokia
10 1 (0.73%) Remedy