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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 62 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 59 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.43% 2.37% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 2.90% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 36
Average salary £38,250 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.33% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1506 1413 1447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.68% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1196 1089 1167
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 £26,907 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 2 July 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 July 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 +17 35 £35,000 +84.21% 5
Runcorn -8 3 £29,000 +9.43% 1
Knutsford -12 1 £50,000 -28.57%
Wilmslow - 1 £34,000 -
Crewe - 1 £37,500 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (56.80%) ITIL
2 37 (29.60%) SQL
3 34 (27.20%) Finance
4 27 (21.60%) Service Delivery
5 25 (20.00%) ITSM
5 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (18.40%) SLA
7 22 (17.60%) Windows
7 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (16.80%) Degree
9 18 (14.40%) Oracle
10 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
11 16 (12.80%) T-SQL
12 15 (12.00%) Problem Management
12 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (12.00%) SDLC
13 14 (11.20%) Capacity Management
14 13 (10.40%) Life Science
15 12 (9.60%) Incident Management
15 12 (9.60%) Java
15 12 (9.60%) Web Services
15 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
15 12 (9.60%) Project Management
15 12 (9.60%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (9.60%) Analytics
16 11 (8.80%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (8.80%) Change Management
16 11 (8.80%) DNS
16 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
16 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.60%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.40%) SAS
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) Lync
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.60%) JBoss
5 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.00%) MS Office
3 3 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.40%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.80%) PaaS
2 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) DNS
2 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.60%) DHCP
4 6 (4.80%) VPN
4 6 (4.80%) LAN
4 6 (4.80%) VoIP
4 6 (4.80%) WAN
4 6 (4.80%) Firewall
5 4 (3.20%) SMTP
5 4 (3.20%) Broadband
6 2 (1.60%) SSL
6 2 (1.60%) 802.11
6 2 (1.60%) MPLS
6 2 (1.60%) TACACS
6 2 (1.60%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.60%) SNMP
6 2 (1.60%) Wireless
6 2 (1.60%) IPsec
6 2 (1.60%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle9i Database
2 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.00%) DB2
3 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.40%) DB2 UDB
5 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) HBase
5 3 (2.40%) Big Data
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.40%) Ingres
5 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Subversion
2 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (27.20%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.40%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.00%) Law
6 3 (2.40%) Legal
6 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.40%) Local Government
6 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.80%) German Language
8 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (28.00%) Analyst
2 14 (11.20%) Service Manager
2 14 (11.20%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (9.60%) DBA
4 10 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
5 9 (7.20%) Administrator
5 9 (7.20%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (5.60%) Capacity Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Architect
7 6 (4.80%) Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Technical Support
7 6 (4.80%) Report Specialist
8 5 (4.00%) Transition Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Problem Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.60%) Web Services
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
3 6 (4.80%) WSDL
3 6 (4.80%) XML
4 5 (4.00%) HTML
5 4 (3.20%) JSON
6 3 (2.40%) RESTful
6 3 (2.40%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.40%) J2EE
7 2 (1.60%) EJB
7 2 (1.60%) CSS
7 2 (1.60%) JSP
7 2 (1.60%) Servlets
7 2 (1.60%) Struts
7 2 (1.60%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.60%) Cocoa
7 2 (1.60%) HTML5
7 2 (1.60%) CSS3
7 2 (1.60%) Java EE
7 2 (1.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.60%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.40%) Life Science
3 9 (7.20%) Replication
4 8 (6.40%) Clustering
5 7 (5.60%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.60%) Data Centre
6 6 (4.80%) Economics
7 5 (4.00%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.20%) CMDB
8 4 (3.20%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.40%) Statistics
9 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (2.40%) User Experience
10 2 (1.60%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.60%) Windows
2 10 (8.00%) Linux
3 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.40%) UNIX
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (56.80%) ITIL
2 27 (21.60%) Service Delivery
3 25 (20.00%) ITSM
4 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.00%) SDLC
5 14 (11.20%) Capacity Management
6 12 (9.60%) Analytics
6 12 (9.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (9.60%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.60%) Project Management
7 11 (8.80%) Change Management
7 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.80%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.20%) Database Mirroring
10 8 (6.40%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.60%) Supplier Management
11 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (4.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (29.60%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) T-SQL
3 12 (9.60%) Java
4 9 (7.20%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.80%) C
6 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.40%) C++
7 3 (2.40%) COBOL
7 3 (2.40%) Python
7 3 (2.40%) Prolog
7 3 (2.40%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.40%) R
8 2 (1.60%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Degree
2 17 (13.60%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (6.40%) OCP
4 8 (6.40%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (6.40%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (6.40%) MCTS
4 8 (6.40%) MCITP
5 7 (5.60%) MCP
6 6 (4.80%) ISEB
7 5 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.60%) CCNP
9 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.40%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) OpenView
1 7 (5.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (4.80%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) SCOM
3 3 (2.40%) Netcool
3 3 (2.40%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.80%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.40%) Oracle
3 8 (6.40%) IBM
4 7 (5.60%) HP
4 7 (5.60%) Lotus
5 6 (4.80%) Cisco
6 5 (4.00%) Teradata
7 4 (3.20%) VMware
7 4 (3.20%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.40%) Sybase
8 3 (2.40%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.40%) CommVault
9 2 (1.60%) Apple
9 2 (1.60%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.60%) Sun
10 1 (0.80%) SAP
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