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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 82 98 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 38 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.10% 1.19% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.26% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 16
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £51,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
1699 1502 2058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.87% 93.70% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1176 1754
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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
Knutsford +9 10 £50,000 -2.91%
Sandbach - 9 - -
Warrington +12 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Wilmslow - 1 £33,000 -
Chester - 1 £45,000 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 61 (74.39%) Service Delivery
2 59 (71.95%) ITIL
3 42 (51.22%) Service Management
4 41 (50.00%) Finance
5 31 (37.80%) Change Management
6 27 (32.93%) SLA
7 25 (30.49%) Degree
8 21 (25.61%) Problem Management
9 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (17.07%) Risk Management
11 12 (14.63%) Financial Institution
11 12 (14.63%) Project Management
11 12 (14.63%) Content Management
12 11 (13.41%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (13.41%) Oracle
13 9 (10.98%) Change Control
13 9 (10.98%) Time Management
14 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
14 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.32%) People Management
15 6 (7.32%) Release Management
15 6 (7.32%) Teradata
16 5 (6.10%) ITSM
16 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
17 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
17 4 (4.88%) Matrix Management
17 4 (4.88%) Marketing
17 4 (4.88%) User Experience

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) FTP
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) VPN
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
1 4 (4.88%) Middleware
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) User Experience
2 3 (3.66%) Life Science
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.44%) UNIX
1 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (74.39%) Service Delivery
2 59 (71.95%) ITIL
3 42 (51.22%) Service Management
4 31 (37.80%) Change Management
5 21 (25.61%) Problem Management
6 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.07%) Risk Management
8 12 (14.63%) Project Management
8 12 (14.63%) Content Management
9 9 (10.98%) Time Management
9 9 (10.98%) Change Control
10 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
10 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (7.32%) Release Management
11 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.32%) People Management
12 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
12 5 (6.10%) ITSM
13 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (30.49%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.66%) PMP
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (32.93%) SLA
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Foglight
1 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Teradata
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Sun
3 3 (3.66%) VMware
4 2 (2.44%) Sybase
4 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (1.22%) Imperva
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix
5 1 (1.22%) Avaya
Crewe, United Kingdom
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: £33,242 - £38,511
Posted: 19 days ago