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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 162 163 191
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 80 95 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.45% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.50% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 72 55
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,900
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.55% +3.68%
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
5725 6333 6891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.53% 96.86% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 5164 5535
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -14 37 £46,250 +2.77% 5
Cheshire +42 18 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Merseyside -10 15 £42,500 -10.52%
Lancashire +21 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 120 (72.29%) ITIL
2 95 (57.23%) Service Delivery
3 78 (46.99%) Service Management
4 57 (34.34%) Finance
5 51 (30.72%) SLA
6 47 (28.31%) ITSM
7 36 (21.69%) Service Design
8 28 (16.87%) ITIL V3
9 24 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 23 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (12.65%) Problem Management
11 21 (12.65%) Statistics
12 20 (12.05%) Project Management
13 19 (11.45%) Mentoring
13 19 (11.45%) Data Centre
14 18 (10.84%) Banking
15 17 (10.24%) Supplier Management
15 17 (10.24%) Change Management
15 17 (10.24%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
16 14 (8.43%) Performance Management
17 12 (7.23%) Windows
18 11 (6.63%) PRINCE2
18 11 (6.63%) Business Development
18 11 (6.63%) Degree
18 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 11 (6.63%) Critical Success Factor
19 10 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
19 10 (6.02%) Escalation Management
19 10 (6.02%) Financial Modelling

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 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.41%) Apache
2 4 (2.41%) IIS
2 4 (2.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) IaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) SMS
2 6 (3.61%) VoIP
3 5 (3.01%) DHCP
3 5 (3.01%) DNS
4 3 (1.81%) Intranet
4 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) LAN
5 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.20%) VPN
5 2 (1.20%) WAN
5 2 (1.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.60%) DECT
6 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.60%) Firewall
6 1 (0.60%) Internet
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
6 1 (0.60%) SAN
6 1 (0.60%) SMTP
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
1 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
General
1 57 (34.34%) Finance
2 18 (10.84%) Banking
3 10 (6.02%) Retail
3 10 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.82%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.01%) Publishing
6 4 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.81%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Law
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
9 1 (0.60%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.02%) Flash
2 2 (1.20%) .NET
2 2 (1.20%) CGI
3 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.65%) Statistics
2 19 (11.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.01%) User Experience
5 4 (2.41%) FMCG
6 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.81%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.20%) Fintech
7 2 (1.20%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.20%) Informatics
7 2 (1.20%) Life Science
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) iPad
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) NHS
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.23%) Windows
2 6 (3.61%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.20%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (72.29%) ITIL
2 95 (57.23%) Service Delivery
3 78 (46.99%) Service Management
4 47 (28.31%) ITSM
5 36 (21.69%) Service Design
6 28 (16.87%) ITIL V3
7 24 (14.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (12.65%) Problem Management
10 20 (12.05%) Project Management
11 19 (11.45%) Mentoring
12 17 (10.24%) Change Management
12 17 (10.24%) Supplier Management
13 14 (8.43%) Performance Management
14 11 (6.63%) Business Development
14 11 (6.63%) Critical Success Factor
14 11 (6.63%) PRINCE2
14 11 (6.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (6.02%) Escalation Management
15 10 (6.02%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.01%) SQL
2 1 (0.60%) C#
2 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.24%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (6.63%) Degree
3 10 (6.02%) ISEB
4 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.01%) MCP
5 5 (3.01%) MCSA
6 4 (2.41%) MCSE
7 3 (1.81%) MCITP
8 2 (1.20%) CCNA
8 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (30.72%) SLA
2 3 (1.81%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) COBIT
3 1 (0.60%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.02%) Cadence
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle
4 6 (3.61%) Citrix
5 3 (1.81%) Intel
5 3 (1.81%) SAP
6 2 (1.20%) Proofpoint
6 2 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.20%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) Ariba
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.60%) Concur
7 1 (0.60%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) JDA
7 1 (0.60%) Progress
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