The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £49,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Services Manager
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 77 114
Rank change year-on-year -10 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 29 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.98% 1.15% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 12
Median salary £49,750 £42,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.45% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,700 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

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 1397 918 1664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.36% 96.33% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 802 1326
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Knutsford - 14 £63,750 -
Warrington -5 9 £30,000 -33.33%
Wilmslow -11 4 £54,500 +8.45% 2
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 37 (71.15%) ITIL
2 30 (57.69%) Service Delivery
3 28 (53.85%) Finance
4 21 (40.38%) Service Management
5 18 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
6 15 (28.85%) SLA
7 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
7 9 (17.31%) Performance Management
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) Change Management
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (13.46%) Statistics
9 7 (13.46%) Banking
9 7 (13.46%) Line Management
9 7 (13.46%) Critical Success Factor
9 7 (13.46%) Service Design
9 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
9 7 (13.46%) Escalation Management
9 7 (13.46%) Contract Management
10 6 (11.54%) ITSM
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (11.54%) SaaS
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.54%) Process Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
11 5 (9.62%) Project Management
11 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team Management
11 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
12 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements

Service Manager Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.92%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Boomi
3 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) WebEx
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
3 3 (5.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
2 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (71.15%) ITIL
2 30 (57.69%) Service Delivery
3 21 (40.38%) Service Management
4 18 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (28.85%) Risk Management
6 9 (17.31%) Incident Management
6 9 (17.31%) Performance Management
7 8 (15.38%) Change Management
8 7 (13.46%) Contract Management
8 7 (13.46%) Critical Success Factor
8 7 (13.46%) Escalation Management
8 7 (13.46%) Line Management
8 7 (13.46%) Service Design
8 7 (13.46%) Statistics
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.54%) ITSM
9 6 (11.54%) Process Improvement
10 5 (9.62%) Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) Virtual Team Management
11 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
1 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Cadence
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix
3 2 (3.85%) NCR
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Dell
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Splunk
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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