The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 23 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.65% 6.59% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 6.92% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Service Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 159 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 97.67% 95.21% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 143 136
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Knutsford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 6 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Apple

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft