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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 78 85 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 50 28 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.63% 1.65% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.11% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 24 37
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £41,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
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
1565 1325 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.33% 78.26% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1057 1537
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 2014. 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 -11 16 £19,500 -80.50% 1
Knutsford +1 9 £70,000 -30.00%
Chester -6 7 £48,710 -38.14%
Runcorn - 4 £26,500 -
Macclesfield +13 1 - -
Crewe 0 1 £60,000 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 49 (60.49%) ITIL
2 39 (48.15%) Finance
3 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
4 22 (27.16%) SLA
5 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 21 (25.93%) Service Delivery
5 21 (25.93%) Change Management
6 17 (20.99%) MS Office
6 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
7 16 (19.75%) Management Information System
8 15 (18.52%) Oracle
8 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 14 (17.28%) Windows
10 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
10 13 (16.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
11 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.58%) HP
11 11 (13.58%) Retail
12 10 (12.35%) Supplier Management
12 10 (12.35%) Symantec
12 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
13 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
14 8 (9.88%) Degree
14 8 (9.88%) MCP
14 8 (9.88%) Project Management
15 7 (8.64%) Websense
15 7 (8.64%) McAfee

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 15 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.99%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.64%) VPN
2 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 7 (8.64%) HTTPS
2 7 (8.64%) SSL
2 7 (8.64%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (8.64%) Network Security
3 3 (3.70%) DHCP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.70%) SAN
4 2 (2.47%) Intranet
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 39 (48.15%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Retail
3 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Local Government
5 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Service Manager
3 10 (12.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Service Analyst
4 7 (8.64%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (8.64%) Security Specialist
5 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) DBA
6 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Administrator
6 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (3.70%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (2.47%) Service Transition Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Senior Service Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) COM
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.70%) Replication
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.23%) Economics
3 1 (1.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) UNIX
3 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Solaris
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (60.49%) ITIL
2 21 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 21 (25.93%) Change Management
3 13 (16.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.35%) Supplier Management
4 10 (12.35%) PRINCE2
5 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
6 8 (9.88%) Project Management
7 7 (8.64%) PRINCE
7 7 (8.64%) Migration
7 7 (8.64%) ITSM
7 7 (8.64%) Release Management
7 7 (8.64%) Cyber Security
7 7 (8.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (8.64%) Change Control
7 7 (8.64%) SIEM
8 6 (7.41%) Performance Management
8 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
9 5 (6.17%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.64%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Java
3 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) SC Cleared
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) MCP
3 7 (8.64%) PMP
3 7 (8.64%) PMI Certification
4 6 (7.41%) MCTS
4 6 (7.41%) MCSA
4 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MBA
7 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (27.16%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) Snort
3 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Nessus
1 7 (8.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (8.64%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.47%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.47%) OpenView
2 2 (2.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) Oracle
3 11 (13.58%) HP
4 10 (12.35%) Symantec
5 7 (8.64%) Websense
5 7 (8.64%) McAfee
5 7 (8.64%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.64%) Juniper
5 7 (8.64%) Blue Coat
5 7 (8.64%) Fujitsu
5 7 (8.64%) IronPort
5 7 (8.64%) Qualys
5 7 (8.64%) Lumension
5 7 (8.64%) Splunk
5 7 (8.64%) Becrypt
5 7 (8.64%) LogRhythm
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) EMC
6 5 (6.17%) Cisco
7 4 (4.94%) VMware
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