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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 65 44 96
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +52
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 37 95 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.84% 5.19% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 5.89% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 76 19
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £18,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,423 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +4.25%
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
1086 1613 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.35% 88.14% 83.45%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1309 982
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -8 17 £45,574 +107.15% 2
Knutsford -5 8 £25,500 -57.50% 1
Crewe - 7 £36,000 -
Wilmslow +9 2 £61,500 +86.36% 1
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (33.33%) Windows
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) Degree
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 13 (20.63%) SAP
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle
6 11 (17.46%) Java
6 11 (17.46%) ITSM
6 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
7 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
7 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
8 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (14.29%) Life Science
8 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.29%) Unix
8 9 (14.29%) ABAP
8 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 9 (14.29%) Finance
8 9 (14.29%) OpenText
8 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
9 8 (12.70%) SLA
9 8 (12.70%) Change Control
10 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
10 7 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 7 (11.11%) SQL
10 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.11%) CRM
10 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 7 (11.11%) Risk Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (15.87%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.52%) NetWeaver
3 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.17%) assyst
3 1 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) VoIP
2 5 (7.94%) SMTP
3 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 3 (4.76%) Firewall
3 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (3.17%) 802.11
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (3.17%) DHCP
4 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.17%) IPsec
4 2 (3.17%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) MPLS
4 2 (3.17%) SNMP
4 2 (3.17%) SSL
4 2 (3.17%) TACACS
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (9.52%) SAP BW
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) GIS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
1 9 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.52%) Law
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (15.87%) Technical Leader
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) IT Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Transition Manager
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 6 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) SAP Basis
1 6 (9.52%) SAP BSP
1 6 (9.52%) SAP Business Workflow
1 6 (9.52%) SAPUI5
1 6 (9.52%) Web Dynpro
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.17%) Middleware
5 1 (1.59%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Life Science
2 6 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (17.46%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.87%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.29%) Unix
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.35%) AIX
5 4 (6.35%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.59%) HPUX
7 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 11 (17.46%) ITSM
4 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.70%) Change Control
7 7 (11.11%) CRM
7 7 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 7 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 6 (9.52%) Analytics
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) Business Development
8 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (9.52%) Presales
8 6 (9.52%) Process Improvement
8 6 (9.52%) Transition Management
8 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Java
2 9 (14.29%) ABAP
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) Lua
6 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CCNP
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Postfix
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.59%) Foglight
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) SAP
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) OpenText
4 6 (9.52%) Adobe
5 4 (6.35%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) Citrix
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.17%) VMware
8 1 (1.59%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.59%) Imperva
8 1 (1.59%) Intel
8 1 (1.59%) Remedy
8 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow
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