The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

Service Management 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 Chester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 138 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 87.59% 86.79% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 106 120 104
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Chester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Chester

Service Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Service Management 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 Chester region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper