The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 81 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 48 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.64% 1.76% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.29% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 45
Average salary £40,000 £65,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +34.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,401 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.11% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1479 1308 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.35% 76.76% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1061 1568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Service Management
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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 -13 16 £19,250 -80.75%
Knutsford +4 10 £70,000 -30.00%
Chester -3 6 £48,386 -51.61%
Runcorn - 4 £26,500 -
Macclesfield +10 1 - -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (63.64%) ITIL
2 35 (45.45%) Finance
3 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
4 21 (27.27%) SLA
4 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 19 (24.68%) Service Delivery
5 19 (24.68%) Change Management
6 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
7 16 (20.78%) MS Office
7 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
8 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
9 14 (18.18%) Windows
9 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.58%) Oracle
11 12 (15.58%) HP
11 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
11 12 (15.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (14.29%) Retail
13 10 (12.99%) Symantec
13 10 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
14 9 (11.69%) Service Desk Management
15 8 (10.39%) Fujitsu
15 8 (10.39%) HTTP
15 8 (10.39%) MCP
15 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
15 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
16 7 (9.09%) SSL
16 7 (9.09%) McAfee

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
1 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.39%) HTTP
3 7 (9.09%) SSL
3 7 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 7 (9.09%) VPN
3 7 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (9.09%) Network Security
4 3 (3.90%) VoIP
4 3 (3.90%) SAN
5 2 (2.60%) Intranet
5 2 (2.60%) LAN
5 2 (2.60%) DNS
5 2 (2.60%) DHCP
5 2 (2.60%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) PBX
6 1 (1.30%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Big Data
General
1 35 (45.45%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Retail
3 9 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.19%) Back Office
5 3 (3.90%) Local Government
5 3 (3.90%) Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 7 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (7.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Administrator
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) DBA
7 3 (3.90%) Problem Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Principal Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Service Transition Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Service Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) COM
1 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.60%) Replication
4 1 (1.30%) Economics
4 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) CMDB
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.90%) Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) ITIL
2 19 (24.68%) Service Delivery
2 19 (24.68%) Change Management
3 12 (15.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (11.69%) Service Desk Management
5 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 7 (9.09%) Migration
6 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.09%) ITSM
6 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 7 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 7 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (9.09%) SIEM
7 6 (7.79%) Performance Management
7 6 (7.79%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.49%) Project Management
8 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.49%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.19%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.60%) Java
2 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) MCP
4 6 (7.79%) Degree
4 6 (7.79%) MCTS
4 6 (7.79%) MCSA
4 6 (7.79%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) PMP
5 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.60%) MBA
7 1 (1.30%) CCSA
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.09%) Snort
3 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Nessus
1 7 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.60%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.60%) OpenView
2 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle
2 12 (15.58%) HP
3 10 (12.99%) Symantec
4 8 (10.39%) Fujitsu
4 8 (10.39%) CheckPoint
5 7 (9.09%) McAfee
5 7 (9.09%) Websense
5 7 (9.09%) Juniper
5 7 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 7 (9.09%) IronPort
5 7 (9.09%) Qualys
5 7 (9.09%) Lumension
5 7 (9.09%) Splunk
5 7 (9.09%) Becrypt
5 7 (9.09%) LogRhythm
6 6 (7.79%) Cisco
7 5 (6.49%) EMC
7 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.90%) VMware
Cheshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent package
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