The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Design
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 457 544 561
Rank change year-on-year +87 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Service Design 485 443 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 312 309 346
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Service Design 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76368 87744 94880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.66% 89.08% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62374 73023 77002
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Design
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Design over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Design in the UK

Service Design
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Design within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 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
England +66 439 £59,000 +5.35% 77
London +114 232 £65,000 +8.33% 37
South East +45 68 £52,500 -19.23% 12
West Midlands +30 35 £65,000 +188.88% 7
South West +24 29 £52,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +15 23 £50,000 +10.49% 5
City of London +37 22 £59,000 +4.88% 9
Surrey +43 19 £52,500 -34.37% 2
Scotland +13 19 £35,530 +42.12% 5
Birmingham +12 19 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Berkshire +12 18 £60,000 - 3
East Midlands +19 17 £44,000 +22.22% 1
North West -49 16 £47,500 +1.01% 6
Wiltshire +19 11 £52,000 -20.00%
North East +13 11 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 11 £60,000 +11.62% 1
Bristol -1 11 - - 1
Tyne and Wear +20 10 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Derby +10 10 - -
Derbyshire +10 10 - -
Liverpool - 10 - - 1
Merseyside - 10 - - 1
Milton Keynes +2 9 £60,000 +11.62% 1
Edinburgh -3 9 £37,500 +50.00% 3
Bromley - 9 £65,000 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £37,500 - 3
Bedfordshire +26 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading +18 8 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 8 £50,000 +23.45% 3
Salisbury - 8 £51,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 with a requirement for Service Design.

1 420 (41.18%) ITIL
2 295 (28.92%) Service Management
3 285 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 214 (20.98%) Service Delivery
5 208 (20.39%) User Experience
6 189 (18.53%) Finance
7 177 (17.35%) Degree
8 140 (13.73%) Project Management
9 125 (12.25%) Microsoft
10 110 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 106 (10.39%) ITSM
12 94 (9.22%) Security Cleared
13 91 (8.92%) HTML
14 90 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 90 (8.82%) ITIL V3
15 85 (8.33%) SC Cleared
16 83 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
17 80 (7.84%) Presales
18 78 (7.65%) ServiceNow
19 77 (7.55%) Telecoms
20 76 (7.45%) SQL
20 76 (7.45%) SLA
21 74 (7.25%) PRINCE2
21 74 (7.25%) Mentoring
22 73 (7.16%) SQL Server
22 73 (7.16%) CSS
23 71 (6.96%) Prototyping
24 70 (6.86%) Management Information System
25 68 (6.67%) .NET
26 67 (6.57%) JavaScript

Service Design
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (1.86%) Skype for Business
3 18 (1.76%) Umbraco
4 16 (1.57%) CMS
5 13 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 9 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.49%) IIS
8 4 (0.39%) Anypoint
8 4 (0.39%) Confluence
8 4 (0.39%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.098%) Apache
10 1 (0.098%) DNN
10 1 (0.098%) JBoss
10 1 (0.098%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.098%) nginx
10 1 (0.098%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 16 (1.57%) InVision
5 16 (1.57%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (0.69%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
8 5 (0.49%) Flinto
8 5 (0.49%) InDesign
9 4 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.39%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.098%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.29%) assyst
2 3 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) FastStats
4 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (4.41%) SaaS
3 44 (4.31%) Office 365
4 41 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
5 31 (3.04%) PaaS
6 18 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (1.76%) IaaS
7 15 (1.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 10 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.20%) GitHub
12 1 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.098%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.098%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.098%) G Suite
12 1 (0.098%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.41%) WAN
2 43 (4.22%) DNS
3 40 (3.92%) Firewall
4 39 (3.82%) DHCP
5 38 (3.73%) LAN
6 32 (3.14%) Internet
7 31 (3.04%) SSL
8 29 (2.84%) LDAP
9 27 (2.65%) HTTP
10 25 (2.45%) VLAN
11 24 (2.35%) Skype
12 23 (2.25%) WLAN
13 22 (2.16%) Network Security
14 21 (2.06%) PBX
15 20 (1.96%) SMS
16 19 (1.86%) FTP
17 18 (1.76%) Unified Communications
17 18 (1.76%) VoIP
18 17 (1.67%) TCP/IP
19 15 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (7.16%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.22%) Relational Database
3 28 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (2.65%) RDBMS
5 25 (2.45%) Hadoop
6 20 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
7 17 (1.67%) Bigtable
8 11 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (0.98%) Big Data
10 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (0.59%) MySQL
12 5 (0.49%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.49%) HBase
13 4 (0.39%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.39%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (3.73%) Axure RP
2 18 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.98%) JIRA
5 7 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.59%) Subversion
7 5 (0.49%) ERwin
7 5 (0.49%) JUnit
7 5 (0.49%) Selenium
8 4 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.29%) Ant
9 3 (0.29%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.29%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.29%) Maven
9 3 (0.29%) NUnit
10 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.20%) git-flow
10 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.098%) TestRail
General
1 189 (18.53%) Finance
2 77 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 57 (5.59%) Marketing
4 43 (4.22%) Legal
5 40 (3.92%) Retail
6 36 (3.53%) Banking
7 26 (2.55%) Publishing
8 25 (2.45%) Multimedia
9 18 (1.76%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.18%) Military
11 10 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.78%) Advertising
12 8 (0.78%) Automotive
13 6 (0.59%) Law
14 3 (0.29%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Back Office
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
16 1 (0.098%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.098%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (16.37%) Architect
2 164 (16.08%) Designer
3 135 (13.24%) Service Manager
4 62 (6.08%) Consultant
5 58 (5.69%) Service Architect
5 58 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
6 57 (5.59%) UX Designer
7 53 (5.20%) Analyst
8 51 (5.00%) Developer
9 42 (4.12%) IT Manager
10 41 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
11 39 (3.82%) User Experience Consultant
12 38 (3.73%) Services Delivery Manager
13 35 (3.43%) Service Transition Manager
13 35 (3.43%) Transition Manager
14 32 (3.14%) IT Services Manager
15 29 (2.84%) Service Design Manager
16 26 (2.55%) Senior Architect
16 26 (2.55%) Service Analyst
17 22 (2.16%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (8.92%) HTML
2 73 (7.16%) CSS
3 68 (6.67%) .NET
4 61 (5.98%) Web Services
5 45 (4.41%) XML
6 34 (3.33%) REST
7 32 (3.14%) Ajax
8 31 (3.04%) SOAP
9 20 (1.96%) Flash
10 17 (1.67%) AngularJS
10 17 (1.67%) jQuery
11 14 (1.37%) ASP.NET
11 14 (1.37%) HTML5
11 14 (1.37%) JMS
11 14 (1.37%) XSLT
12 13 (1.27%) Middleware
12 13 (1.27%) SAML
12 13 (1.27%) WSDL
12 13 (1.27%) XSD
13 12 (1.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 208 (20.39%) User Experience
2 70 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 64 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
4 59 (5.78%) Data Centre
5 51 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.25%) Virtual Team
7 20 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (1.96%) NHS
8 19 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
9 17 (1.67%) Equities
9 17 (1.67%) Fixed Income
10 16 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.57%) Smart Energy
11 15 (1.47%) BYOD
12 14 (1.37%) Digital Media
13 13 (1.27%) Fintech
13 13 (1.27%) Frameworx
13 13 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (1.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (5.59%) Linux
2 33 (3.24%) Windows
3 23 (2.25%) Unix
3 23 (2.25%) Windows Server
4 21 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (1.37%) Solaris
6 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.29%) Android
8 3 (0.29%) OpenVMS
8 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.098%) AIX
9 1 (0.098%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.098%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.098%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (41.18%) ITIL
2 295 (28.92%) Service Management
3 285 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
4 214 (20.98%) Service Delivery
5 140 (13.73%) Project Management
6 110 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 106 (10.39%) ITSM
8 90 (8.82%) ITIL V3
8 90 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 80 (7.84%) Presales
10 74 (7.25%) Mentoring
10 74 (7.25%) PRINCE2
11 71 (6.96%) Prototyping
12 67 (6.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 66 (6.47%) Scrum
14 65 (6.37%) Wireframes
15 61 (5.98%) SOA
16 60 (5.88%) Analytics
17 59 (5.78%) Customer Requirements
18 56 (5.49%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (7.45%) SQL
2 67 (6.57%) JavaScript
3 58 (5.69%) C#
4 43 (4.22%) Java
5 33 (3.24%) PowerShell
6 25 (2.45%) Python
7 21 (2.06%) C
8 17 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 13 (1.27%) XPath
10 9 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 8 (0.78%) TypeScript
11 8 (0.78%) VB
12 7 (0.69%) Erlang
12 7 (0.69%) PHP
13 3 (0.29%) Ruby
14 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.20%) Scala
15 1 (0.098%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.098%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.098%) Perl
Qualifications
1 177 (17.35%) Degree
2 94 (9.22%) Security Cleared
3 85 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 83 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
5 47 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (4.51%) CCNP
7 35 (3.43%) CCNA
8 30 (2.94%) ISEB
9 28 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (2.55%) DV Cleared
11 16 (1.57%) MCSE
12 11 (1.08%) APMP
12 11 (1.08%) MCP
12 11 (1.08%) MCTS
12 11 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (0.98%) MCSA
14 9 (0.88%) CISSP
14 9 (0.88%) MCITP
14 9 (0.88%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.78%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (7.45%) SLA
2 65 (6.37%) QA
3 25 (2.45%) WCAG
4 21 (2.06%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.78%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.49%) COBIT
6 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 4 (0.39%) PMO
7 4 (0.39%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.098%) RMADS
9 1 (0.098%) Val IT
System Software
1 38 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.88%) Docker
3 9 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.59%) Snort
5 2 (0.20%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.20%) Firmware
5 2 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.098%) iptables
6 1 (0.098%) vCloud
6 1 (0.098%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.098%) vSphere
6 1 (0.098%) XenApp
6 1 (0.098%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.098%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (2.94%) SCCM
2 16 (1.57%) SCOM
3 11 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (0.88%) Puppet
5 6 (0.59%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.49%) Terraform
7 4 (0.39%) Ansible
7 4 (0.39%) MOM
7 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.29%) Cacti
8 3 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.29%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.29%) Nagios
8 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.20%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.098%) vRealize
Vendors
1 125 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 78 (7.65%) ServiceNow
3 61 (5.98%) Cisco
3 61 (5.98%) Oracle
4 48 (4.71%) Cadence
5 40 (3.92%) Adobe
6 31 (3.04%) Juniper
7 21 (2.06%) Google
8 19 (1.86%) VMware
9 17 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
9 17 (1.67%) Tableau
10 16 (1.57%) IBM
11 14 (1.37%) Palo Alto
12 13 (1.27%) Fortinet
12 13 (1.27%) Remedy
13 10 (0.98%) Huawei
14 8 (0.78%) Apple
14 8 (0.78%) NetApp
15 7 (0.69%) Citrix
15 7 (0.69%) hybris
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
I3
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Function 22
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum & package
Posted: 10 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £54000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive, commensurate with experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Student Loans Company
Salary: From £38,179 to £43,706 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000 to 85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Share Plan
Posted: 18 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Bupa
Posted: 21 days ago