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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 95 80 96
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 23 36 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 2.12% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 2.24% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 40
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,525 £32,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1730 1607 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.37% 94.59% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1315 1934
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester -10 6 £45,000 -3.74%
Knutsford -1 4 £70,000 -30.00%
Warrington -20 3 £45,000 - 4
Macclesfield +11 2 £47,500 -52.50%
Alderley Edge - 1 £50,000 - 1
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (78.57%) Service Delivery
2 29 (69.05%) ITIL
3 18 (42.86%) Finance
4 13 (30.95%) Change Management
5 11 (26.19%) Service Management
5 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
5 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
5 11 (26.19%) Release Management
6 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (14.29%) SLA
8 6 (14.29%) Banking
9 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
10 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
10 4 (9.52%) Degree
11 3 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Oracle
11 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
11 3 (7.14%) Project Management
12 2 (4.76%) PMP
12 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
12 2 (4.76%) Sage
12 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
12 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
12 2 (4.76%) LiveLink
12 2 (4.76%) ERP
12 2 (4.76%) Microsoft

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Automotive
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) Service Delivery
2 29 (69.05%) ITIL
3 13 (30.95%) Change Management
4 11 (26.19%) Service Management
4 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
4 11 (26.19%) Problem Management
4 11 (26.19%) Release Management
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.76%) ERP
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.76%) Cash Management
8 2 (4.76%) Demand Management
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) PMP
3 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Sage
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Teradata
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago