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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 62 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 38 50 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.20% 3.04% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 3.46% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 50
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
1017 1446 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.68% 87.96% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1232 1408
Median salary £38,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Service Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Chester +23 8 £58,750 -2.08%
Warrington -12 8 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Northwich - 8 £19,000 -
Wilmslow - 4 £26,250 - 1
Knutsford +15 2 - -
Crewe - 2 £47,125 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 40 (58.82%) ITIL
2 28 (41.18%) Windows
3 24 (35.29%) Finance
3 24 (35.29%) ITSM
4 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (27.94%) Service Delivery
5 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
6 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
10 12 (17.65%) Project Management
10 12 (17.65%) Citrix
11 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (14.71%) MS Office
12 10 (14.71%) Mobile Computing
12 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
13 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
14 8 (11.76%) Degree
14 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
14 8 (11.76%) Line Management
15 7 (10.29%) Office 365
15 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (10.29%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (10.29%) Change Management
15 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
15 7 (10.29%) Oracle
16 6 (8.82%) CRM
16 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification

Service Management
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 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (8.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (7.35%) VPN
3 4 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (5.88%) VoIP
4 2 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) DB2
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
General
1 24 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) French Language
4 2 (2.94%) German Language
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) IT Support
2 12 (17.65%) Service Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Support
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Support Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) IT Manager
7 6 (8.82%) IT Support Technician
7 6 (8.82%) IT Technician
7 6 (8.82%) ITIL Manager
7 6 (8.82%) ITIL Service Manager
7 6 (8.82%) Support Technician
8 5 (7.35%) IT Services Manager
8 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (7.35%) User Experience
3 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.94%) CMDB
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.47%) Life Science
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) PKI
5 1 (1.47%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.41%) AIX
6 3 (4.41%) Unix
7 2 (2.94%) Linux
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) ITIL
2 24 (35.29%) ITSM
3 19 (27.94%) Service Delivery
4 12 (17.65%) Project Management
5 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
7 8 (11.76%) Line Management
8 7 (10.29%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (10.29%) Change Management
8 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (8.82%) CRM
9 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
9 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
10 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.35%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (5.88%) Coaching
11 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) ISEB
4 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) ISO 9000
2 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) ProxySG
2 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Citrix
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle
4 6 (8.82%) Blue Coat
4 6 (8.82%) F5
5 4 (5.88%) Cognizant
5 4 (5.88%) Intel
6 3 (4.41%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) BMC
7 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco
7 2 (2.94%) EMC
7 2 (2.94%) HP
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) Juniper
7 2 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.47%) ATG
8 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.47%) SAP
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