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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 43 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -21
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 85 22 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.63% 1.36% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 1.68% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66 17 47
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -23.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £29,800 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1554 1312 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.64% 81.29% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 991 1345
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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
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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 +25 23 £25,000 +13.63% 2
Knutsford +13 17 £67,500 +60.71% 2
Sandbach - 5 - -
Runcorn - 3 £24,000 - 1
Northwich - 2 £34,500 -
Wilmslow -7 1 £33,000 -30.52%
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 82 (57.34%) ITIL
2 60 (41.96%) Finance
3 44 (30.77%) SLA
4 40 (27.97%) Service Delivery
5 35 (24.48%) Change Management
6 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
7 28 (19.58%) MS Excel
7 28 (19.58%) Financial Institution
7 28 (19.58%) Security Cleared
8 27 (18.88%) Incident Management
8 27 (18.88%) SC Cleared
9 23 (16.08%) Problem Management
9 23 (16.08%) HP
10 22 (15.38%) MS Office
11 21 (14.69%) IBM Notes
11 21 (14.69%) MCP
11 21 (14.69%) Lotus
11 21 (14.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 21 (14.69%) OpenView
11 21 (14.69%) Risk Management
12 17 (11.89%) Oracle
13 16 (11.19%) SQL
13 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (10.49%) Data Analysis
14 15 (10.49%) Risk Assessment
15 14 (9.79%) ITSM
16 13 (9.09%) Supplier Management
16 13 (9.09%) SCCM
17 12 (8.39%) Content Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 21 (14.69%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.10%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.10%) JBoss
2 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (19.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
1 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) DHCP
1 1 (0.70%) DNS
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
1 1 (0.70%) MGCP
1 1 (0.70%) H.323
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) Wireless
1 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.69%) DB2
2 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.90%) Ingres
3 7 (4.90%) OLTP
3 7 (4.90%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (4.90%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Subversion
2 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (41.96%) Finance
2 28 (19.58%) Financial Institution
3 9 (6.29%) Local Government
4 7 (4.90%) Banking
5 4 (2.80%) Legal
6 3 (2.10%) Publishing
7 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Billing
8 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (37.06%) Analyst
2 31 (21.68%) Service Analyst
3 29 (20.28%) Service Manager
4 28 (19.58%) Service Desk Analyst
5 21 (14.69%) Delivery Manager
6 10 (6.99%) IT Services Manager
7 8 (5.59%) Services Delivery Manager
7 8 (5.59%) DBA
8 7 (4.90%) Architect
8 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Teradata DBA
8 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.90%) Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Report Specialist
9 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.20%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Security Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Problem Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 4 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.29%) Web Services
2 6 (4.20%) J2EE
3 5 (3.50%) WSDL
3 5 (3.50%) XML
3 5 (3.50%) HTML
4 3 (2.10%) XSD
4 3 (2.10%) HTML5
4 3 (2.10%) CSS3
4 3 (2.10%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.10%) EJB
4 3 (2.10%) CSS
4 3 (2.10%) JSP
4 3 (2.10%) Servlets
4 3 (2.10%) Struts
5 2 (1.40%) Cocoa
5 2 (1.40%) JSON
6 1 (0.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.69%) Economics
3 4 (2.80%) PKI
3 4 (2.80%) Cryptography
3 4 (2.80%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.10%) VUI
4 3 (2.10%) IVR
4 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.10%) GIS
4 3 (2.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (1.40%) iPhone
5 2 (1.40%) iPad
5 2 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.70%) Life Science
6 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) Windows
2 8 (5.59%) UNIX
3 7 (4.90%) Linux
4 2 (1.40%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (57.34%) ITIL
2 40 (27.97%) Service Delivery
3 35 (24.48%) Change Management
4 29 (20.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (18.88%) Incident Management
6 23 (16.08%) Problem Management
7 21 (14.69%) Risk Management
8 15 (10.49%) Data Analysis
8 15 (10.49%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (9.79%) ITSM
10 13 (9.09%) Supplier Management
11 12 (8.39%) Content Management
11 12 (8.39%) Infrastructure Management
12 11 (7.69%) Analytics
12 11 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (6.29%) Project Management
14 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (4.90%) Capacity Management
16 6 (4.20%) Time Management
17 5 (3.50%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.19%) SQL
2 10 (6.99%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.29%) Java
4 6 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.40%) C
5 2 (1.40%) C++
5 2 (1.40%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (19.58%) Security Cleared
2 27 (18.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (14.69%) MCP
4 8 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.59%) Degree
5 5 (3.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.70%) VCP4
7 1 (0.70%) CISA
7 1 (0.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (30.77%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (14.69%) OpenView
1 21 (14.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 13 (9.09%) SCCM
3 5 (3.50%) SCOM
4 2 (1.40%) Foglight
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.08%) HP
3 21 (14.69%) Lotus
4 17 (11.89%) Oracle
5 12 (8.39%) Teradata
6 7 (4.90%) Sybase
7 4 (2.80%) IBM
8 3 (2.10%) Sun
9 2 (1.40%) Cisco
9 2 (1.40%) VMware
9 2 (1.40%) Apple
9 2 (1.40%) Imperva
10 1 (0.70%) Draytek
10 1 (0.70%) 3Com
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.70%) EMC
10 1 (0.70%) Juniper
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 6 days ago