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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 152 175 188
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 85 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 1.17% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.21% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 62 61 52
Median salary £45,500 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.78% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,125 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £62,500 £70,850
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
5491 6185 6810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.03% 96.63% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4672 4936 5468
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +35 65 £45,000 +1.12% 8
Cheshire +18 12 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Merseyside +6 3 £53,000 +32.50%
Lancashire -7 3 £42,500 -34.61%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 103 (70.55%) ITIL
2 73 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 51 (34.93%) Service Management
3 51 (34.93%) Finance
4 41 (28.08%) SLA
5 29 (19.86%) ITSM
6 26 (17.81%) ITIL V3
7 21 (14.38%) Change Management
8 20 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (13.01%) Banking
10 17 (11.64%) Supplier Management
10 17 (11.64%) Statistics
10 17 (11.64%) Problem Management
11 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (10.96%) Service Design
11 16 (10.96%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (10.27%) People Management
13 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
13 13 (8.90%) Performance Management
14 12 (8.22%) Business Development
14 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
14 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2
15 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
16 10 (6.85%) Project Management
16 10 (6.85%) Performance Monitoring
16 10 (6.85%) Escalation Management
16 10 (6.85%) Degree
16 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
17 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (3.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (5.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.37%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) IaaS
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) SMS
2 7 (4.79%) Internet
3 3 (2.05%) DHCP
3 3 (2.05%) DNS
3 3 (2.05%) VoIP
4 2 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.68%) DECT
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) SAN
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) GIS
General
1 51 (34.93%) Finance
2 19 (13.01%) Banking
3 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.48%) Financial Institution
4 8 (5.48%) Retail
5 7 (4.79%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.11%) Marketing
7 5 (3.42%) Local Government
7 5 (3.42%) Publishing
8 4 (2.74%) Billing
8 4 (2.74%) Legal
9 3 (2.05%) Back Office
9 3 (2.05%) Law
10 2 (1.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.48%) Flash
2 2 (1.37%) .NET
2 2 (1.37%) CGI
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.64%) Statistics
2 16 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.22%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.42%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.74%) Life Science
5 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.05%) Fintech
6 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.37%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.37%) FMCG
8 1 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.68%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.68%) Informatics
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (70.55%) ITIL
2 73 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 51 (34.93%) Service Management
4 29 (19.86%) ITSM
5 26 (17.81%) ITIL V3
6 21 (14.38%) Change Management
7 20 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (11.64%) Problem Management
8 17 (11.64%) Supplier Management
9 16 (10.96%) Service Design
10 15 (10.27%) People Management
10 15 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.90%) Performance Management
12 12 (8.22%) Business Development
12 12 (8.22%) PRINCE2
13 10 (6.85%) Escalation Management
13 10 (6.85%) Incident Management
13 10 (6.85%) Performance Monitoring
13 10 (6.85%) Project Management
14 9 (6.16%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.37%) C
2 1 (0.68%) C#
2 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.96%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (6.85%) Degree
3 8 (5.48%) ISEB
4 5 (3.42%) MCP
4 5 (3.42%) MCSA
4 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.74%) MCSE
6 3 (2.05%) MCITP
7 2 (1.37%) CCNA
7 2 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (28.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.37%) COBIT
2 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.48%) Cadence
3 2 (1.37%) EMC
3 2 (1.37%) Proofpoint
3 2 (1.37%) SAP
4 1 (0.68%) Avaya
4 1 (0.68%) Citrix
4 1 (0.68%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.68%) Fujitsu
4 1 (0.68%) IBM
4 1 (0.68%) Intel
4 1 (0.68%) JDA
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle
4 1 (0.68%) Remedy
4 1 (0.68%) Tableau
4 1 (0.68%) VMware
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