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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
North West / Cheshire
Rank 64 89 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 28 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.79% 1.15% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 1.21% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 22
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £32,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £54,400 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
968 1243 1781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.61% 95.62% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1083 1421
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,999 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +23 14 £55,000 +60.58%
Knutsford +4 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Wilmslow -8 1 £54,000 -2.70%
Crewe -11 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 41 (85.42%) ITIL
2 38 (79.17%) Service Delivery
3 28 (58.33%) Finance
4 20 (41.67%) SLA
5 18 (37.50%) Service Management
5 18 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (33.33%) Service Design
7 14 (29.17%) Critical Success Factor
7 14 (29.17%) Performance Management
8 13 (27.08%) Statistics
8 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
8 13 (27.08%) Escalation Management
8 13 (27.08%) Contract Management
9 11 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (22.92%) ITSM
10 10 (20.83%) Change Management
10 10 (20.83%) ISEB
10 10 (20.83%) Cadence
10 10 (20.83%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (16.67%) Business Development
12 8 (16.67%) ITIL V3
12 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 7 (14.58%) SaaS
13 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
13 7 (14.58%) SMS
13 7 (14.58%) Flash
14 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
14 6 (12.50%) Project Management
15 5 (10.42%) Risk Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) SMS
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 28 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
2 4 (8.33%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) French Language
4 1 (2.08%) German Language
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Flash
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) ITIL
2 38 (79.17%) Service Delivery
3 18 (37.50%) Service Management
3 18 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (33.33%) Service Design
5 14 (29.17%) Critical Success Factor
5 14 (29.17%) Performance Management
6 13 (27.08%) Contract Management
6 13 (27.08%) Escalation Management
6 13 (27.08%) Statistics
7 11 (22.92%) ITSM
8 10 (20.83%) Change Management
8 10 (20.83%) Financial Modelling
9 9 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (16.67%) Business Development
10 8 (16.67%) ITIL V3
10 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 7 (14.58%) Problem Management
12 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 6 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (41.67%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9000
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Cadence
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) NCR
4 1 (2.08%) NetApp
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk