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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 165 159 173
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 78 104 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.27% 1.58% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.63% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 67 91 66
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5982 6384 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.95% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5020 5299 5702
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 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -38 29 £47,875 +6.38% 6
Cheshire +43 22 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Lancashire +15 12 £45,000 -19.64% 1
Merseyside -21 12 £42,500 -10.52%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 (72.26%) ITIL
2 78 (56.93%) Service Delivery
3 66 (48.18%) Service Management
4 41 (29.93%) SLA
5 39 (28.47%) Finance
6 35 (25.55%) Service Design
7 33 (24.09%) ITSM
8 25 (18.25%) ITIL V3
9 23 (16.79%) Problem Management
10 22 (16.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (13.87%) Project Management
12 17 (12.41%) Mentoring
13 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
13 15 (10.95%) Statistics
14 14 (10.22%) Change Management
14 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
15 12 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (8.76%) Performance Management
16 11 (8.03%) Retail
17 10 (7.30%) Incident Management
17 10 (7.30%) Configuration Management
17 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2
17 10 (7.30%) Windows
18 8 (5.84%) Business Development
19 7 (5.11%) Financial Modelling
19 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 7 (5.11%) Line Management
19 7 (5.11%) Critical Success Factor
19 7 (5.11%) Escalation 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 4 (2.92%) Apache
1 4 (2.92%) IIS
1 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) SaaS
2 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) IaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) PaaS
3 1 (0.73%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) SMS
2 5 (3.65%) VoIP
3 3 (2.19%) DHCP
3 3 (2.19%) DNS
3 3 (2.19%) Intranet
3 3 (2.19%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.46%) LAN
4 2 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.46%) WAN
4 2 (1.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.73%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) SMTP
5 1 (0.73%) VPN
5 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.73%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.73%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (28.47%) Finance
2 11 (8.03%) Retail
3 5 (3.65%) Banking
3 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.46%) French Language
5 2 (1.46%) German Language
5 2 (1.46%) Marketing
5 2 (1.46%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.73%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.11%) Flash
2 2 (1.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.73%) CGI
3 1 (0.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
1 15 (10.95%) Statistics
2 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.65%) User Experience
3 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.19%) FMCG
4 2 (1.46%) Health Informatics
4 2 (1.46%) Informatics
5 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.73%) Life Science
5 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.73%) NHS
5 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.30%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.19%) Linux
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (72.26%) ITIL
2 78 (56.93%) Service Delivery
3 66 (48.18%) Service Management
4 35 (25.55%) Service Design
5 33 (24.09%) ITSM
6 25 (18.25%) ITIL V3
7 23 (16.79%) Problem Management
8 22 (16.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (16.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (13.87%) Project Management
10 17 (12.41%) Mentoring
11 14 (10.22%) Change Management
12 12 (8.76%) Performance Management
13 10 (7.30%) Configuration Management
13 10 (7.30%) Incident Management
13 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2
14 8 (5.84%) Business Development
15 7 (5.11%) Financial Modelling
15 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.73%) C#
2 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.11%) ISEB
3 5 (3.65%) Degree
4 3 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) MCP
6 1 (0.73%) MCSA
6 1 (0.73%) MCSE
6 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (29.93%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.73%) COBIT
4 1 (0.73%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) Cadence
2 7 (5.11%) Oracle
3 6 (4.38%) SAP
4 5 (3.65%) Citrix
5 3 (2.19%) Intel
6 2 (1.46%) Ariba
6 2 (1.46%) Concur
6 2 (1.46%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.73%) Apple
7 1 (0.73%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.73%) JDA
7 1 (0.73%) NetApp
7 1 (0.73%) Progress
7 1 (0.73%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.73%) VMware
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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