The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Service Management (ITSM)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 86 113
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27  
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.55% 1.07% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.25% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £38,250 £32,940 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £21,291 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,650 £44,588 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

ITSM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 946 1121 1575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.19% 85.31% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 752 938 1194
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing ITSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Cheshire

ITSM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITSM in Cheshire.

Salary trend for ITSM in Cheshire

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ITSM in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ITSM in Cheshire

ITSM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITSM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Warrington +2 5 £55,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £21,500 -
ITSM
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing ITSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
3 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (78.57%) Cadence
3 11 (78.57%) Statistics
3 11 (78.57%) SLA
3 11 (78.57%) ISEB
3 11 (78.57%) Performance Management
3 11 (78.57%) Financial Modelling
3 11 (78.57%) Service Design
3 11 (78.57%) Escalation Management
3 11 (78.57%) Critical Success Factor
3 11 (78.57%) Contract Management
4 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (50.00%) Flash
4 7 (50.00%) SMS
4 7 (50.00%) Business Development
4 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.14%) PMO

ITSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Service Manager
2 7 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 12 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 11 (78.57%) Contract Management
3 11 (78.57%) Critical Success Factor
3 11 (78.57%) Escalation Management
3 11 (78.57%) Financial Modelling
3 11 (78.57%) Performance Management
3 11 (78.57%) Service Design
3 11 (78.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (78.57%) Statistics
4 7 (50.00%) Business Development
4 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cadence
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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