The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 79 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 16 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.33% 0.87% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.90% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 18
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £62,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1144 1660 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.33% 96.51% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1265 1283
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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 +17 10 £37,500 -18.47% 2
Crewe - 3 £50,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £22,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £55,500 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title 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 with Service Manager in their job title.

1 26 (86.67%) Service Delivery
2 25 (83.33%) ITIL
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (33.33%) SLA
4 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (30.00%) ITSM
5 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (30.00%) Escalation Management
6 8 (26.67%) Critical Success Factor
6 8 (26.67%) Service Design
6 8 (26.67%) Cadence
6 8 (26.67%) ISEB
6 8 (26.67%) Flash
6 8 (26.67%) SMS
6 8 (26.67%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
6 8 (26.67%) Business Development
6 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 8 (26.67%) Statistics
7 7 (23.33%) Change Management
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
8 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.00%) Banking
9 3 (10.00%) Service Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title 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 with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Billing
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Flash
2 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Statistics
3 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Fintech
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Service Delivery
2 25 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (30.00%) Escalation Management
4 9 (30.00%) ITSM
4 9 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 8 (26.67%) Business Development
5 8 (26.67%) Critical Success Factor
5 8 (26.67%) Financial Modelling
5 8 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 8 (26.67%) Service Design
5 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (23.33%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (6.67%) Change Control
9 2 (6.67%) CRM
9 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cadence
2 1 (3.33%) Intel
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Cheshire
Capita plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago