The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 29 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 6 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.20% 8.11% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 8.76% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 137 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 88.11% 92.57% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 121 117 130
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Knutsford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) PMI
3 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) ISEB
6 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle