The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank - 33 41
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.63% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £43,423 £45,000 £43,164
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +4.25%
Service Management
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 160 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 79.82% 85.11% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 137 112
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Management across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Management across the Chester region.

Service Management Salary Trend in Chester

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Service Management also 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 that cited Service Management.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Service Management also 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 that cited Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft