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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 66 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 66 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.75% 2.64% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 3.14% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 19
Average salary £36,250 £43,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.18% -33.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,050 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
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
1529 1623 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.97% 83.88% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1292 1049
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +34 44 £32,000 +64.10%
Knutsford -4 5 £50,000 -16.66%
Runcorn -4 3 £27,500 +3.77%
Chester -6 2 £47,500 -3.06%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 68 (59.65%) ITIL
2 41 (35.96%) SQL
3 32 (28.07%) Windows
4 30 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 29 (25.44%) Finance
6 28 (24.56%) ITSM
7 23 (20.18%) Problem Management
8 21 (18.42%) Degree
8 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 20 (17.54%) Life Science
9 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
10 19 (16.67%) Manufacturing
10 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (14.91%) SLA
12 16 (14.04%) T-SQL
13 15 (13.16%) Incident Management
14 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
14 14 (12.28%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.28%) DNS
14 14 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
15 13 (11.40%) .NET
15 13 (11.40%) Capacity Planning
16 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (10.53%) Change Management
16 12 (10.53%) Project Management
16 12 (10.53%) Capacity Management
17 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
17 11 (9.65%) Oracle

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (11.40%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (2.63%) Lync
3 3 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.63%) SAS
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle 9iAS
3 3 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) MS Office
2 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.63%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (5.26%) assyst
3 3 (2.63%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.28%) TCP/IP
1 14 (12.28%) DNS
2 11 (9.65%) VoIP
3 10 (8.77%) WAN
3 10 (8.77%) LAN
3 10 (8.77%) VPN
3 10 (8.77%) Firewall
4 9 (7.89%) DHCP
5 5 (4.39%) Ethernet
5 5 (4.39%) SNMP
5 5 (4.39%) Broadband
5 5 (4.39%) SMTP
5 5 (4.39%) Wireless
5 5 (4.39%) IPsec
5 5 (4.39%) IP Telephony
5 5 (4.39%) SSL
5 5 (4.39%) 802.11
5 5 (4.39%) MPLS
5 5 (4.39%) TACACS
5 5 (4.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle9i Database
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.63%) HBase
4 3 (2.63%) Big Data
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 29 (25.44%) Finance
2 19 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.39%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Law
4 4 (3.51%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (28.95%) Analyst
2 17 (14.91%) Administrator
3 14 (12.28%) Applications Support
4 8 (7.02%) Support Engineer
4 8 (7.02%) DBA
4 8 (7.02%) Technical Support
4 8 (7.02%) Capacity Analyst
5 7 (6.14%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 6 (5.26%) Head of Service Delivery
6 6 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Problem Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Transition Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Service Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.40%) .NET
2 8 (7.02%) Web Services
3 5 (4.39%) 802.1X
4 4 (3.51%) RESTful
5 3 (2.63%) WebCenter
5 3 (2.63%) HTML
5 3 (2.63%) XML
5 3 (2.63%) WSDL
5 3 (2.63%) JSON
5 3 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (1.75%) J2EE
6 2 (1.75%) CSS
6 2 (1.75%) HTML5
6 2 (1.75%) CSS3
6 2 (1.75%) Sass
6 2 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.54%) Life Science
2 19 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.02%) Replication
3 8 (7.02%) Clustering
4 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.14%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.39%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.39%) Visualisation
7 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.51%) PMI
7 4 (3.51%) CMDB
8 3 (2.63%) Statistics
8 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.63%) User Experience
8 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.07%) Windows
2 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (7.89%) Linux
4 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.88%) AIX
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.65%) ITIL
2 30 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 28 (24.56%) ITSM
4 23 (20.18%) Problem Management
5 15 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 14 (12.28%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (11.40%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (10.53%) Capacity Management
8 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.53%) Change Management
8 12 (10.53%) Project Management
9 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.77%) Line Management
11 9 (7.89%) Resource Management
12 8 (7.02%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.02%) Database Mirroring
12 8 (7.02%) Information Security
13 7 (6.14%) Knowledge Management
13 7 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) SQL
2 16 (14.04%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.02%) Java
3 8 (7.02%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.51%) C
5 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.63%) COBOL
5 3 (2.63%) Python
5 3 (2.63%) Prolog
5 3 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.63%) R
6 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.75%) VBScript
7 1 (0.88%) VB
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.88%) Lua
Qualifications
1 21 (18.42%) Degree
2 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.02%) MCTS
5 8 (7.02%) MCITP
5 8 (7.02%) OCP
5 8 (7.02%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (7.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (5.26%) ISEB
6 6 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.39%) CCNP
8 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.75%) MCDST
9 2 (1.75%) MCP
9 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.88%) CCNA
10 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Netcool
1 3 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.75%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.75%) OpenView
2 2 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.88%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) Cisco
3 10 (8.77%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.14%) Remedy
4 7 (6.14%) HP
5 6 (5.26%) IBM
6 3 (2.63%) CommVault
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.75%) Lotus
7 2 (1.75%) BMC
7 2 (1.75%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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