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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 105 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 15 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 1.06% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.09% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 35
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.01%
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
1597 1740 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.22% 96.83% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1222 1270 1393
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,700 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
Warrington +19 10 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Chester +9 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Daresbury +2 1 - -
Knutsford -7 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 41 (75.93%) Service Delivery
2 33 (61.11%) ITIL
3 23 (42.59%) Finance
4 22 (40.74%) Degree
4 22 (40.74%) Service Management
5 21 (38.89%) SLA
6 16 (29.63%) Change Management
7 9 (16.67%) Project Management
7 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 8 (14.81%) Coaching
9 7 (12.96%) Oracle
10 6 (11.11%) SQL
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (11.11%) Teradata
10 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.11%) Time Management
11 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
11 5 (9.26%) Life Science
11 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
11 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
12 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
12 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (7.41%) Content Management
12 4 (7.41%) Matrix Management
12 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.41%) People Management
13 3 (5.56%) QA
13 3 (5.56%) Business Development
13 3 (5.56%) VMware

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Law
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Service Delivery
2 33 (61.11%) ITIL
3 22 (40.74%) Service Management
4 16 (29.63%) Change Management
5 9 (16.67%) Project Management
5 9 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 8 (14.81%) Coaching
7 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.11%) Time Management
8 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
8 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
9 4 (7.41%) Content Management
9 4 (7.41%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.41%) People Management
10 3 (5.56%) Business Development
10 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
11 2 (3.70%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.89%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Teradata
3 3 (5.56%) VMware
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Sun
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (1.85%) Avaya
Warrington
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago