The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 102 90 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 20 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.09% 1.75% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.85% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 13
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1763 1788 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.02% 94.70% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1398 1483
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Service Manager
North West

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington -26 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Daresbury - 2 £42,500 -
Knutsford +15 1 £42,500 - 3
Chester +9 1 £34,000 +4.21%
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 30 (81.08%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) Service Delivery
3 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
4 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
5 13 (35.14%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (29.73%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) SLA
7 10 (27.03%) Change Management
8 8 (21.62%) Service Management
8 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
8 8 (21.62%) Release Management
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
10 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (13.51%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.81%) Banking
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.11%) ADSL
12 3 (8.11%) Cisco
12 3 (8.11%) LAN
12 3 (8.11%) VoIP
12 3 (8.11%) WAN
12 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
12 3 (8.11%) DNS
12 3 (8.11%) Internet

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) LiveLink
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) VoIP
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
1 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
1 3 (8.11%) MPLS
1 3 (8.11%) ADSL
2 2 (5.41%) Broadband
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Local Government
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) Service Delivery
3 16 (43.24%) Incident Management
4 14 (37.84%) Problem Management
5 10 (27.03%) Change Management
6 8 (21.62%) Service Management
6 8 (21.62%) Release Management
7 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (13.51%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
10 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
10 2 (5.41%) Demand Management
11 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
11 1 (2.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Applitracker
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago