The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 21 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 3 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.23% - 16.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% - 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £26,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 West Lothian with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 48 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 91.55% 85.71% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 27
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,875
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +11.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Service Management
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Service Management in West Lothian

Service Management
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Livingston - 3 £26,000 -
Service Management
Scotland

Service Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) SQLBase
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQLBase
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft