The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Management
Rank 63 148 130
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -18
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 140 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.92% 0.95% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 1.14% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 106 27 51
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
Service Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Service Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Rochdale - 9 £45,000 - 1
Stockport +5 3 £32,500 +1.56% 3
Bolton - 3 £29,750 -
Salford - 3 £25,500 -
Altrincham +7 2 £31,500 -
Oldham -3 1 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Service Management
North West

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 179 (78.51%) ITIL
2 60 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 60 (26.32%) Finance
3 59 (25.88%) Project Management
4 52 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 49 (21.49%) PRINCE2
5 49 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (18.42%) SLA
6 42 (18.42%) Windows
7 40 (17.54%) Change Management
8 38 (16.67%) ITSM
9 37 (16.23%) Management Information System
10 35 (15.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 33 (14.47%) Data Centre
12 32 (14.04%) Degree
13 30 (13.16%) Risk Management
14 28 (12.28%) Supplier Management
14 28 (12.28%) Configuration Management
15 27 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
17 25 (10.96%) SQL
18 24 (10.53%) MS Exchange
18 24 (10.53%) VMware
19 23 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 22 (9.65%) Retail
20 22 (9.65%) SQL Server
21 21 (9.21%) Performance Management
22 20 (8.77%) Coaching
23 19 (8.33%) Mentoring
23 19 (8.33%) Service Desk Management

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.63%) IIS
5 5 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.75%) Lync
6 4 (1.75%) Drupal
7 1 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.44%) SAS
7 1 (0.44%) Site Server
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.88%) Office 365
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.14%) SAN
2 8 (3.51%) Wireless
3 7 (3.07%) Firewall
3 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.07%) VPN
4 6 (2.63%) NAS
5 5 (2.19%) WAN
5 5 (2.19%) Internet
6 4 (1.75%) DNS
7 3 (1.32%) IPsec
8 2 (0.88%) DHCP
8 2 (0.88%) LAN
9 1 (0.44%) WLAN
9 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.44%) Broadband
9 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.44%) IPv4
9 1 (0.44%) IPv6
9 1 (0.44%) 3G
9 1 (0.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.75%) QlikView
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.75%) MySQL
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.44%) HBase
7 1 (0.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (26.32%) Finance
2 22 (9.65%) Retail
3 14 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.82%) Publishing
4 11 (4.82%) Law
5 7 (3.07%) Banking
6 4 (1.75%) Legal
7 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.32%) Marketing
8 2 (0.88%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (19.30%) Service Manager
2 35 (15.35%) Consultant
3 27 (11.84%) Analyst
4 26 (11.40%) IT Services Manager
5 22 (9.65%) Delivery Manager
6 21 (9.21%) Management Consultant
6 21 (9.21%) Service Management Consultant
7 19 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
8 16 (7.02%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.14%) Graduate
9 14 (6.14%) Architect
10 11 (4.82%) Programme Manager
10 11 (4.82%) IT Programme Manager
11 10 (4.39%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.39%) Head of Testing
12 9 (3.95%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.51%) Release Analyst
13 8 (3.51%) Technical Architect
14 7 (3.07%) Service Analyst
14 7 (3.07%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.46%) .NET
2 11 (4.82%) Middleware
3 10 (4.39%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.07%) CSS
4 7 (3.07%) XML
4 7 (3.07%) HTML
5 6 (2.63%) jQuery
6 5 (2.19%) Web Services
7 4 (1.75%) J2EE
7 4 (1.75%) Ajax
8 3 (1.32%) WCF
9 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.44%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (16.23%) Management Information System
3 33 (14.47%) Data Centre
4 18 (7.89%) Statistics
5 6 (2.63%) Clustering
6 4 (1.75%) Replication
6 4 (1.75%) PMI
6 4 (1.75%) NHS
6 4 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.75%) GIS
6 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.75%) User Experience
7 3 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
7 3 (1.32%) CMDB
7 3 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.32%) iPhone
8 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.42%) Windows
2 12 (5.26%) Linux
3 6 (2.63%) UNIX
4 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.32%) Android
5 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.88%) AIX
6 2 (0.88%) Solaris
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (78.51%) ITIL
2 60 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 59 (25.88%) Project Management
4 49 (21.49%) PRINCE2
5 40 (17.54%) Change Management
6 38 (16.67%) ITSM
7 35 (15.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (13.16%) Risk Management
9 28 (12.28%) Configuration Management
9 28 (12.28%) Supplier Management
10 27 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (9.21%) Performance Management
12 20 (8.77%) Coaching
13 19 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 19 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
13 19 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (8.33%) Incident Management
14 17 (7.46%) Migration
15 16 (7.02%) Test Strategy
16 15 (6.58%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.96%) SQL
2 11 (4.82%) C#
3 8 (3.51%) Java
3 8 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.75%) Perl
4 4 (1.75%) PHP
4 4 (1.75%) VB
4 4 (1.75%) ActionScript
5 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.44%) VBScript
7 1 (0.44%) R
7 1 (0.44%) Python
7 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (14.04%) Degree
2 15 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.07%) MCITP
5 6 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.63%) MCSE
6 5 (2.19%) CCA
6 5 (2.19%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.32%) ISEB
7 3 (1.32%) MCTS
7 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) CISA
8 2 (0.88%) CISM
8 2 (0.88%) MOS
8 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.88%) CISSP
8 2 (0.88%) MCSA
9 1 (0.44%) CCNA
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (18.42%) SLA
2 23 (10.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.82%) QA
4 8 (3.51%) COBIT
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.32%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.32%) vSphere
5 2 (0.88%) Firmware
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) SCCM
2 2 (0.88%) WSUS
3 1 (0.44%) Netcool
3 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.44%) Ganglia
3 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.53%) VMware
3 19 (8.33%) Oracle
4 15 (6.58%) ServiceNow
5 14 (6.14%) HP
6 7 (3.07%) Cisco
6 7 (3.07%) Citrix
7 6 (2.63%) EMC
7 6 (2.63%) FrontRange
8 4 (1.75%) Hitachi
9 3 (1.32%) NetApp
9 3 (1.32%) Teradata
9 3 (1.32%) Meraki
10 2 (0.88%) BMC
10 2 (0.88%) CA
10 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.88%) webMethods
10 2 (0.88%) BT
10 2 (0.88%) Adobe
10 2 (0.88%) Sun
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