The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 70 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 50 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.06% 2.27% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 2.84% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £19,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,375 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +6.76%
Service Management
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
1426 1373 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.22% 80.01% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1035 1119
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Management
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Cheshire

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Service Management
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +10 21 £35,000 +81.81% 3
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 -
Runcorn - 3 £29,000 - 3
Knutsford -12 2 £56,250 -19.64% 1
Crewe - 1 £37,500 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management.

1 71 (52.59%) ITIL
2 41 (30.37%) Finance
3 36 (26.67%) SQL
4 29 (21.48%) SLA
5 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
6 27 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 25 (18.52%) ITSM
8 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
8 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (14.81%) Degree
9 20 (14.81%) Oracle
10 18 (13.33%) Windows
10 18 (13.33%) SDLC
11 17 (12.59%) Analytics
11 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
11 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (11.85%) Problem Management
12 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
13 15 (11.11%) Java
13 15 (11.11%) Web Services
13 15 (11.11%) Data Analysis
14 13 (9.63%) SC Cleared
14 13 (9.63%) Incident Management
14 13 (9.63%) MS Office
14 13 (9.63%) Project Management
15 12 (8.89%) Lotus
15 12 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 12 (8.89%) Financial Institution
15 12 (8.89%) MCP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Service Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.89%) IBM Notes
2 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.22%) Lync
3 3 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (2.22%) SAS
3 3 (2.22%) JBoss
3 3 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.63%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.22%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) DNS
2 8 (5.93%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.70%) DHCP
4 4 (2.96%) Broadband
4 4 (2.96%) LAN
4 4 (2.96%) VoIP
4 4 (2.96%) WAN
4 4 (2.96%) SMTP
4 4 (2.96%) VPN
4 4 (2.96%) Firewall
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) DB2
3 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.19%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.70%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (3.70%) OLTP
5 5 (3.70%) Ingres
6 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.22%) HBase
7 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.22%) Big Data
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Subversion
2 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
General
1 41 (30.37%) Finance
2 12 (8.89%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.93%) Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Law
5 3 (2.22%) Local Government
5 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 3 (2.22%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (23.70%) Analyst
2 20 (14.81%) Delivery Manager
3 17 (12.59%) Service Analyst
4 16 (11.85%) Service Manager
5 14 (10.37%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (8.89%) DBA
7 9 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.93%) Services Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.93%) Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Architect
9 7 (5.19%) Report Specialist
9 7 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Administrator
10 5 (3.70%) Service Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Transition Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Problem Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) Web Services
2 7 (5.19%) WSDL
2 7 (5.19%) XML
2 7 (5.19%) HTML
3 6 (4.44%) J2EE
4 5 (3.70%) .NET
5 4 (2.96%) CSS
5 4 (2.96%) JSON
5 4 (2.96%) HTML5
5 4 (2.96%) CSS3
6 3 (2.22%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.22%) RESTful
6 3 (2.22%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.22%) JSP
6 3 (2.22%) Servlets
6 3 (2.22%) Struts
6 3 (2.22%) EJB
6 3 (2.22%) XSD
7 2 (1.48%) Cocoa
7 2 (1.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.15%) Economics
3 10 (7.41%) Life Science
4 8 (5.93%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.19%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.19%) Replication
6 6 (4.44%) Clustering
6 6 (4.44%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.70%) Visualisation
7 5 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (2.96%) CMDB
9 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.22%) VUI
9 3 (2.22%) User Experience
9 3 (2.22%) IVR
9 3 (2.22%) Statistics
10 2 (1.48%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.33%) Windows
2 12 (8.89%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) UNIX
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.59%) ITIL
2 27 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 25 (18.52%) ITSM
4 18 (13.33%) SDLC
5 17 (12.59%) Analytics
5 17 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (11.85%) Problem Management
6 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.63%) Incident Management
8 13 (9.63%) Project Management
9 12 (8.89%) Supplier Management
10 11 (8.15%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (7.41%) Change Management
11 10 (7.41%) Capacity Management
12 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.93%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (5.19%) Database Mirroring
13 7 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.67%) SQL
2 16 (11.85%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.11%) Java
4 8 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.19%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.44%) C
7 3 (2.22%) R
7 3 (2.22%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.22%) Prolog
7 3 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.22%) Python
7 3 (2.22%) C++
7 3 (2.22%) COBOL
8 2 (1.48%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 21 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.81%) Degree
3 13 (9.63%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.89%) MCP
5 8 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.44%) ISEB
6 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (4.44%) OCP
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (4.44%) MCITP
6 6 (4.44%) MCTS
7 5 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.48%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) VMware ESX
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 12 (8.89%) OpenView
2 10 (7.41%) SCCM
3 5 (3.70%) SCOM
4 3 (2.22%) Netcool
4 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.74%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 28 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.81%) Oracle
3 12 (8.89%) Lotus
3 12 (8.89%) HP
4 10 (7.41%) IBM
5 8 (5.93%) Teradata
6 6 (4.44%) Sybase
7 5 (3.70%) VMware
8 4 (2.96%) Business Objects
8 4 (2.96%) Cisco
9 3 (2.22%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.22%) CommVault
10 2 (1.48%) Sun
10 2 (1.48%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.48%) Apple
11 1 (0.74%) SAP
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh UK
Salary: £25k
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh UK
Salary: £50k plus £10k bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh UK
Salary: £40k plus £18k commission plus benefits.
Posted: 19 days ago