The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Services Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Manager
Rank 233 236 243
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 12 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 8
Average salary £54,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,100 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £48,900 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -7.21%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6772 6872 7224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.79% 94.80% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 5871 6348
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Services Manager Salary Trend in the North West

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Services Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

IT Services Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

IT Services Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Manchester -19 5 £54,000 +30.90%
Cheshire - 2 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Lancashire - 1 £50,000 -
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) SLA
3 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Logistics
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (11.11%) Lync
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) Process Management
5 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) MCSE

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Process Management
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCA
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Siebel
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos