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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 58 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 65 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.67% 1.51% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 1.88% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 27
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1518 1434 1543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.71% 80.38% 81.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1158 1059 1179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +20 18 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Knutsford 0 12 £62,500 +48.80%
Wilmslow -8 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Sandbach - 3 - -
Daresbury -1 1 - -
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £25,000 - 1
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 74 (56.49%) ITIL
2 43 (32.82%) Finance
3 42 (32.06%) SLA
4 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 31 (23.66%) Service Delivery
5 30 (22.90%) Security Cleared
6 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
6 27 (20.61%) SC Cleared
7 24 (18.32%) Change Management
8 22 (16.79%) HP
9 21 (16.03%) MS Office
9 21 (16.03%) MCP
9 21 (16.03%) IBM Notes
9 21 (16.03%) OpenView
9 21 (16.03%) Lotus
9 21 (16.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (15.27%) Incident Management
11 19 (14.50%) SQL
11 19 (14.50%) Financial Institution
12 16 (12.21%) Oracle
12 16 (12.21%) Problem Management
12 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis
14 13 (9.92%) Windows
14 13 (9.92%) ITSM
14 13 (9.92%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (9.92%) SCCM
14 13 (9.92%) Analytics
15 12 (9.16%) Web Services

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 21 (16.03%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.29%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) DNS
1 4 (3.05%) Firewall
2 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.29%) VPN
2 3 (2.29%) Broadband
2 3 (2.29%) VoIP
2 3 (2.29%) SMTP
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) MGCP
3 1 (0.76%) H.323
3 1 (0.76%) Wireless
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.40%) DB2
2 10 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.34%) Ingres
3 7 (5.34%) OLTP
3 7 (5.34%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (5.34%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Subversion
2 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (32.82%) Finance
2 19 (14.50%) Financial Institution
3 9 (6.87%) Local Government
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (36.64%) Analyst
2 29 (22.14%) Service Analyst
3 26 (19.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (16.79%) Service Manager
5 20 (15.27%) Delivery Manager
6 9 (6.87%) Services Delivery Manager
7 8 (6.11%) DBA
8 7 (5.34%) Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.34%) Teradata DBA
8 7 (5.34%) Report Specialist
9 6 (4.58%) IT Services Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.82%) Problem Analyst
10 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 4 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.05%) Support Analyst
12 3 (2.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) Web Services
2 6 (4.58%) J2EE
3 5 (3.82%) WSDL
3 5 (3.82%) XML
3 5 (3.82%) HTML
4 3 (2.29%) XSD
4 3 (2.29%) HTML5
4 3 (2.29%) CSS3
4 3 (2.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.29%) EJB
4 3 (2.29%) CSS
4 3 (2.29%) JSP
4 3 (2.29%) Servlets
4 3 (2.29%) Struts
5 2 (1.53%) Cocoa
5 2 (1.53%) JSON
6 1 (0.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Economics
3 6 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.29%) VUI
4 3 (2.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (2.29%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.29%) IVR
5 2 (1.53%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.53%) GIS
5 2 (1.53%) iPhone
5 2 (1.53%) iPad
5 2 (1.53%) PKI
5 2 (1.53%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) Windows
2 10 (7.63%) Linux
3 8 (6.11%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (56.49%) ITIL
2 31 (23.66%) Service Delivery
3 24 (18.32%) Change Management
4 21 (16.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (15.27%) Incident Management
6 16 (12.21%) Problem Management
7 15 (11.45%) Data Analysis
8 13 (9.92%) ITSM
8 13 (9.92%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (9.92%) Analytics
9 12 (9.16%) Infrastructure Management
9 12 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
10 11 (8.40%) Supplier Management
11 10 (7.63%) Capacity Management
12 9 (6.87%) Time Management
13 8 (6.11%) Project Management
14 5 (3.82%) Knowledge Management
14 5 (3.82%) Business Analysis
14 5 (3.82%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) SQL
2 10 (7.63%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.87%) Java
4 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) C++
5 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.90%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.61%) SC Cleared
3 21 (16.03%) MCP
4 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.34%) Degree
5 5 (3.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (32.06%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (16.03%) OpenView
1 21 (16.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 13 (9.92%) SCCM
3 5 (3.82%) SCOM
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.79%) HP
3 21 (16.03%) Lotus
4 16 (12.21%) Oracle
5 11 (8.40%) Teradata
6 7 (5.34%) Sybase
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
8 4 (3.05%) Cisco
9 3 (2.29%) Sun
10 2 (1.53%) Apple
10 2 (1.53%) VMware
11 1 (0.76%) Draytek
11 1 (0.76%) 3Com
11 1 (0.76%) Juniper
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