The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 180 151 162
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 75 116 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.18% 1.74% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.80% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 98 80
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -1.53%
Service Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6156 6449 7028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.69% 96.59% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5169 5358 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Service Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -43 39 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Cheshire +35 16 £45,000 +28.57%
Lancashire +17 13 £45,000 -19.64% 4
Merseyside -21 6 £45,000 -2.70%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 99 (68.28%) ITIL
2 85 (58.62%) Service Delivery
3 71 (48.97%) Service Management
4 42 (28.97%) Finance
5 35 (24.14%) SLA
6 33 (22.76%) Service Design
7 31 (21.38%) ITSM
8 29 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 27 (18.62%) Problem Management
9 27 (18.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (16.55%) Project Management
11 23 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 14 (9.66%) Windows
13 14 (9.66%) Mentoring
14 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
14 13 (8.97%) Retail
15 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
15 12 (8.28%) Change Management
15 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
16 11 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (7.59%) Performance Management
17 10 (6.90%) Incident Management
18 9 (6.21%) People Management
19 8 (5.52%) Linux
19 8 (5.52%) SAP
20 7 (4.83%) SQL
20 7 (4.83%) Oracle
20 7 (4.83%) Citrix
20 7 (4.83%) Programme Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.45%) Apache
2 4 (2.76%) IIS
2 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.69%) JBoss
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.76%) SaaS
2 3 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.07%) PaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) IaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.14%) VoIP
2 4 (2.76%) SMS
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
3 3 (2.07%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.38%) DHCP
4 2 (1.38%) DNS
4 2 (1.38%) LAN
4 2 (1.38%) WAN
4 2 (1.38%) Wireless
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.69%) Firewall
5 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.69%) SAN
5 1 (0.69%) SMTP
5 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.69%) VPN
5 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
1 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.69%) Infinispan
3 1 (0.69%) MySQL
3 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.69%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 42 (28.97%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Retail
3 4 (2.76%) Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.38%) French Language
5 2 (1.38%) German Language
5 2 (1.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.69%) Games
6 1 (0.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) Flash
2 2 (1.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.69%) CGI
3 1 (0.69%) HornetQ
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.83%) Statistics
3 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.45%) User Experience
5 3 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.07%) FMCG
5 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) Informatics
6 2 (1.38%) NHS
6 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Linux
3 6 (4.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (68.28%) ITIL
2 85 (58.62%) Service Delivery
3 71 (48.97%) Service Management
4 33 (22.76%) Service Design
5 31 (21.38%) ITSM
6 29 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 27 (18.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (18.62%) Problem Management
8 24 (16.55%) Project Management
9 23 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.66%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.28%) Change Management
11 12 (8.28%) Configuration Management
11 12 (8.28%) PRINCE2
12 11 (7.59%) Performance Management
13 10 (6.90%) Incident Management
14 9 (6.21%) People Management
15 7 (4.83%) Line Management
15 7 (4.83%) Programme Management
15 7 (4.83%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.83%) SQL
2 1 (0.69%) C#
2 1 (0.69%) PHP
2 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (3.45%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.76%) ISEB
3 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (24.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.07%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) GMP
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) Gluster
1 1 (0.69%) iptables
1 1 (0.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Check_MK
1 1 (0.69%) Graylog
1 1 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (0.69%) Nagios
1 1 (0.69%) Pingdom
1 1 (0.69%) Puppet
1 1 (0.69%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.52%) SAP
3 7 (4.83%) Citrix
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle
4 4 (2.76%) Cadence
4 4 (2.76%) VMware
5 3 (2.07%) Intel
5 3 (2.07%) NetApp
6 2 (1.38%) Ariba
6 2 (1.38%) Concur
6 2 (1.38%) Progress
6 2 (1.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.38%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.69%) Apple
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco
7 1 (0.69%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.69%) New Relic
7 1 (0.69%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.69%) Qualys
7 1 (0.69%) Splunk
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