The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
North West / Cheshire
Rank 70 87 96
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 23 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.19% 1.53% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.61% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 18
Median salary £58,750 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.68% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1020 1245 1703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.05% 95.48% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1062 1308
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Cheshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Cheshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Cheshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 +10 7 £55,000 +46.66% 1
Knutsford +1 2 £41,750 +4.37%
Wilmslow -7 1 £54,000 -2.70%
Crewe -8 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 42 (84.00%) ITIL
2 37 (74.00%) Service Delivery
3 28 (56.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (42.00%) SLA
5 17 (34.00%) Service Design
6 16 (32.00%) Service Management
7 15 (30.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 15 (30.00%) Performance Management
8 14 (28.00%) Statistics
8 14 (28.00%) Escalation Management
8 14 (28.00%) Contract Management
9 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
10 12 (24.00%) ITSM
11 11 (22.00%) Cadence
11 11 (22.00%) ISEB
11 11 (22.00%) Financial Modelling
12 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (18.00%) SaaS
14 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (16.00%) Business Development
14 8 (16.00%) Change Management
15 7 (14.00%) SMS
15 7 (14.00%) Flash
16 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
16 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
17 5 (10.00%) Line Management
17 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
17 5 (10.00%) Management Information System

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Boomi
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) SMS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) GIS
General
1 28 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) Flash
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) ITIL
2 37 (74.00%) Service Delivery
3 21 (42.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (34.00%) Service Design
5 16 (32.00%) Service Management
6 15 (30.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 15 (30.00%) Performance Management
7 14 (28.00%) Contract Management
7 14 (28.00%) Escalation Management
7 14 (28.00%) Statistics
8 12 (24.00%) ITSM
9 11 (22.00%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (16.00%) Business Development
11 8 (16.00%) Change Management
11 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
12 6 (12.00%) Process Improvement
13 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
13 5 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) ISEB
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Cadence
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) NCR
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Splunk
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago