The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 85 120 91
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 16 11 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.37% 0.66% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.68% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 26
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £19,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -1.53%
Service Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1140 1621 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.60% 97.24% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1383 1498
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Cheshire region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +22 11 £45,000 -
Chester +22 2 £68,750 +111.53%
Wilmslow - 1 £51,500 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
1 22 (81.48%) Service Delivery
2 18 (66.67%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) Service Management
4 9 (33.33%) ITSM
5 8 (29.63%) SLA
6 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.93%) Service Design
7 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 5 (18.52%) Citrix
8 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (18.52%) Line Management
8 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) User Experience
9 4 (14.81%) People Management
9 4 (14.81%) Critical Success Factor
9 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
9 4 (14.81%) Cadence
9 4 (14.81%) Time Management
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
9 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (14.81%) Statistics

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SMS
2 3 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
3 2 (7.41%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) French Language
2 2 (7.41%) German Language
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Statistics
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
1 22 (81.48%) Service Delivery
2 12 (44.44%) Service Management
3 9 (33.33%) ITSM
4 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
4 7 (25.93%) Service Design
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
6 5 (18.52%) Line Management
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (14.81%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (14.81%) Escalation Management
7 4 (14.81%) Financial Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) People Management
7 4 (14.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (14.81%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISEB
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
2 4 (14.81%) ISO 9000
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Cadence
4 3 (11.11%) Intel
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) VMware