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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 75 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 45 27 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.62% 1.51% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 1.88% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 22
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -39.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £106,000 £48,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.74%
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
1491 1433 1463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.69% 80.01% 79.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1056 1107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 April 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 28 April 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
(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 +12 18 £36,500 +65.90% 1
Wilmslow -3 4 £33,250 -30.00% 1
Knutsford - 2 £62,500 - 1
Daresbury +2 1 - -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 77 (57.46%) ITIL
2 45 (33.58%) Finance
3 36 (26.87%) SLA
4 31 (23.13%) SQL
5 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
6 26 (19.40%) Service Delivery
7 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
7 24 (17.91%) Problem Management
8 23 (17.16%) ITSM
8 23 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (14.93%) Oracle
9 20 (14.93%) SC Cleared
10 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
11 18 (13.43%) Incident Management
12 17 (12.69%) Change Management
12 17 (12.69%) Financial Institution
13 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
13 15 (11.19%) Analytics
14 14 (10.45%) Degree
14 14 (10.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 14 (10.45%) OpenView
14 14 (10.45%) HP
14 14 (10.45%) Lotus
14 14 (10.45%) MCP
14 14 (10.45%) Windows
14 14 (10.45%) IBM Notes
14 14 (10.45%) MS Office
15 13 (9.70%) T-SQL
15 13 (9.70%) Linux

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 14 (10.45%) IBM Notes
2 5 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.24%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.24%) IIS
3 3 (2.24%) JBoss
3 3 (2.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.45%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.73%) DNS
2 4 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.99%) VPN
2 4 (2.99%) Broadband
2 4 (2.99%) VoIP
2 4 (2.99%) SMTP
2 4 (2.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) DHCP
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.21%) DB2
2 10 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.22%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (5.22%) Ingres
3 7 (5.22%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (5.22%) OLTP
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
5 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.49%) HBase
6 2 (1.49%) Big Data
6 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Subversion
2 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (33.58%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Financial Institution
3 8 (5.97%) Banking
4 5 (3.73%) Local Government
5 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Retail
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Law
6 2 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (27.61%) Analyst
2 22 (16.42%) Service Manager
3 20 (14.93%) Delivery Manager
4 18 (13.43%) Service Analyst
5 15 (11.19%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.21%) DBA
7 10 (7.46%) Problem Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.72%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Architect
9 7 (5.22%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.22%) Teradata DBA
9 7 (5.22%) Report Specialist
10 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.73%) Administrator
10 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.73%) IT Services Manager
11 4 (2.99%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.70%) Web Services
2 6 (4.48%) J2EE
3 5 (3.73%) XML
3 5 (3.73%) HTML
3 5 (3.73%) .NET
3 5 (3.73%) WSDL
4 3 (2.24%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.24%) HTML5
4 3 (2.24%) CSS3
4 3 (2.24%) XSD
4 3 (2.24%) EJB
4 3 (2.24%) CSS
4 3 (2.24%) JSP
4 3 (2.24%) Servlets
4 3 (2.24%) Struts
5 2 (1.49%) JSON
5 2 (1.49%) RESTful
5 2 (1.49%) Cocoa
6 1 (0.75%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Economics
3 7 (5.22%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.22%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.99%) Replication
5 4 (2.99%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.24%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.24%) VUI
6 3 (2.24%) Clustering
6 3 (2.24%) IVR
6 3 (2.24%) Life Science
6 3 (2.24%) CMDB
7 2 (1.49%) Statistics
7 2 (1.49%) User Experience
7 2 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.49%) iPad
7 2 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Windows
2 13 (9.70%) Linux
3 8 (5.97%) UNIX
4 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.46%) ITIL
2 26 (19.40%) Service Delivery
3 24 (17.91%) Problem Management
4 23 (17.16%) ITSM
5 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.43%) Incident Management
7 17 (12.69%) Change Management
8 15 (11.19%) Data Analysis
8 15 (11.19%) Analytics
9 13 (9.70%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (8.21%) Supplier Management
10 11 (8.21%) Risk Assessment
10 11 (8.21%) Project Management
10 11 (8.21%) Capacity Management
11 10 (7.46%) Knowledge Management
12 9 (6.72%) Time Management
13 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (5.97%) Risk Management
14 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
14 5 (3.73%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.13%) SQL
2 13 (9.70%) T-SQL
3 12 (8.96%) Java
4 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.99%) C
6 3 (2.24%) COBOL
7 2 (1.49%) C++
7 2 (1.49%) Python
7 2 (1.49%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.49%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.49%) R
7 2 (1.49%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 28 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.93%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.45%) Degree
3 14 (10.45%) MCP
4 10 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.24%) MCTS
6 3 (2.24%) MCITP
6 3 (2.24%) ISEB
6 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.24%) OCP
6 3 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (26.87%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (10.45%) OpenView
1 14 (10.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (7.46%) SCCM
3 5 (3.73%) SCOM
4 3 (2.24%) Netcool
5 1 (0.75%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 24 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) Oracle
3 14 (10.45%) HP
3 14 (10.45%) Lotus
4 11 (8.21%) Teradata
5 9 (6.72%) IBM
6 7 (5.22%) Sybase
7 4 (2.99%) Cisco
8 3 (2.24%) Sun
8 3 (2.24%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.49%) Apple
9 2 (1.49%) VMware
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