The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 77 102 122
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +20
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 14 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 1.17% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.30% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Median salary £28,000 £50,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +127.27%
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -10.00%
ITSM
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
888 1456 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.07% 89.77% 84.52%
Number of salaries quoted 747 1117 1075
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ITSM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ITSM Salary Trend in Cheshire

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ITSM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northwich - 7 £28,000 -
Warrington +4 4 - - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £18,359 -
Chester - 1 £31,500 -
ITSM
North West

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 15 (57.69%) ISEB
3 13 (50.00%) SLA
3 13 (50.00%) Business Development
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
5 11 (42.31%) Service Management
5 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
6 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (38.46%) Cadence
6 10 (38.46%) Statistics
6 10 (38.46%) Performance Management
6 10 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (38.46%) Critical Success Factor
6 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 10 (38.46%) Service Design
6 10 (38.46%) Escalation Management
7 9 (34.62%) Windows
7 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
8 8 (30.77%) SMS
8 8 (30.77%) Flash
8 8 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
8 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (26.92%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SMS
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Law
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Delivery Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Service Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Services Delivery Manager
2 7 (26.92%) Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Support Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Transition Manager
4 4 (15.38%) IT Support
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Head of Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Head of Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Incident and Problem Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 10 (38.46%) Statistics
2 5 (19.23%) Life Science
3 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Business Development
3 11 (42.31%) Service Delivery
3 11 (42.31%) Service Management
4 10 (38.46%) Critical Success Factor
4 10 (38.46%) Escalation Management
4 10 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
4 10 (38.46%) Performance Management
4 10 (38.46%) Service Design
4 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (19.23%) Presales
7 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 5 (19.23%) Transition Management
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) ISEB
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Cadence
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft