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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 72 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 57 28 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.97% 1.62% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 1.99% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 43
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
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
1645 1410 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.86% 81.46% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1138 1375
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Knutsford - 23 £44,000 -
Warrington -1 13 £20,000 -18.36% 1
Wilmslow -14 2 £45,000 -2.70%
Macclesfield +4 1 £56,000 -20.00%
Northwich - 1 £22,000 - 1
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 79 (71.82%) ITIL
2 56 (50.91%) Finance
3 39 (35.45%) Service Delivery
4 36 (32.73%) Change Management
5 33 (30.00%) SLA
6 26 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (23.64%) MS Excel
7 21 (19.09%) Incident Management
8 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
10 18 (16.36%) MS Office
10 18 (16.36%) HP
11 16 (14.55%) MCP
11 16 (14.55%) Financial Institution
11 16 (14.55%) Problem Management
11 16 (14.55%) Security Cleared
12 15 (13.64%) SC Cleared
13 13 (11.82%) Change Control
14 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (10.91%) Content Management
14 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
15 11 (10.00%) Oracle
15 11 (10.00%) OpenView
15 11 (10.00%) ITSM
15 11 (10.00%) Supplier Management
16 10 (9.09%) Degree
16 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
17 9 (8.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 9 (8.18%) Project Management
17 9 (8.18%) PMP

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (8.18%) MS Exchange
1 9 (8.18%) IBM Notes
2 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.91%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) VPN
2 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.73%) DHCP
3 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 3 (2.73%) Intranet
3 3 (2.73%) Firewall
4 1 (0.91%) Wireless
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.91%) Internet
4 1 (0.91%) MGCP
4 1 (0.91%) H.323
4 1 (0.91%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) Big Data
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 56 (50.91%) Finance
2 16 (14.55%) Financial Institution
3 9 (8.18%) Local Government
4 7 (6.36%) Banking
5 4 (3.64%) Marketing
6 3 (2.73%) Retail
6 3 (2.73%) Publishing
7 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.82%) Back Office
8 1 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (40.00%) Analyst
2 30 (27.27%) Service Manager
3 20 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 20 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) IT Services Manager
6 8 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Problem Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) DBA
9 4 (3.64%) Administrator
9 4 (3.64%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Security Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.73%) Oracle DBA
10 3 (2.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) COM
1 1 (0.91%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.64%) User Experience
3 4 (3.64%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.64%) PKI
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.73%) Replication
4 3 (2.73%) GIS
5 1 (0.91%) Economics
5 1 (0.91%) CMDB
5 1 (0.91%) Statistics
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.45%) UNIX
1 6 (5.45%) Windows
2 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.82%) ITIL
2 39 (35.45%) Service Delivery
3 36 (32.73%) Change Management
4 26 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (19.09%) Incident Management
6 19 (17.27%) Risk Management
7 16 (14.55%) Problem Management
8 13 (11.82%) Change Control
9 12 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.91%) Content Management
9 12 (10.91%) PRINCE2
10 11 (10.00%) ITSM
10 11 (10.00%) Supplier Management
11 9 (8.18%) PRINCE
11 9 (8.18%) Project Management
12 8 (7.27%) Release Management
12 8 (7.27%) Line Management
12 8 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (6.36%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) SQL
2 4 (3.64%) Java
3 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) MCP
1 16 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.09%) Degree
4 9 (8.18%) PMP
4 9 (8.18%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.55%) MCSA
5 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.55%) MCTS
6 4 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.82%) MBA
8 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.91%) CISSP
9 1 (0.91%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.73%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) OpenView
2 9 (8.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.73%) SCCM
4 2 (1.82%) Foglight
4 2 (1.82%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.36%) HP
3 11 (10.00%) Oracle
4 9 (8.18%) Lotus
5 3 (2.73%) Cisco
5 3 (2.73%) VMware
6 2 (1.82%) Imperva
6 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.91%) Juniper
7 1 (0.91%) NetApp
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) 3Com
7 1 (0.91%) RainStor
7 1 (0.91%) Teradata
7 1 (0.91%) Draytek
7 1 (0.91%) IBM
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