The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 98 79
Rank change year-on-year -46 -19  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 72 84 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.71% 2.40% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 2.66% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 80
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £35,000 £24,725
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3837 3161 2988
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.12% 90.21% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3284 2707 2488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Service Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Manchester

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Manchester

Service Management
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 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
Cheadle -4 5 £21,250 -45.51% 2
Salford - 4 £52,205 -
Oldham - 3 £55,000 -
Wigan -16 2 £22,500 -40.00%
Bury - 2 £24,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £21,500 -
Service Management
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Service Management.

1 114 (71.70%) ITIL
2 80 (50.31%) Windows
3 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
4 44 (27.67%) Active Directory
5 36 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
6 35 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (22.01%) Windows Server
7 33 (20.75%) Citrix
8 32 (20.13%) Finance
9 31 (19.50%) Windows 7
10 30 (18.87%) Service Delivery
11 29 (18.24%) Cisco
12 25 (15.72%) ITSM
13 22 (13.84%) TCP/IP
13 22 (13.84%) Web Services
14 21 (13.21%) VMware
15 20 (12.58%) Java
16 19 (11.95%) VPN
16 19 (11.95%) DevOps
17 18 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
18 17 (10.69%) ITIL Certification
18 17 (10.69%) Configuration Management
19 16 (10.06%) .NET
19 16 (10.06%) Change Management
19 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
19 16 (10.06%) Mentoring
20 15 (9.43%) TDD

Service Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.40%) Apache
4 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.52%) Confluence
5 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.52%) GeoServer
5 4 (2.52%) JBoss
5 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.26%) Drupal
6 2 (1.26%) SAS
6 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.63%) CICS
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 36 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.92%) Office 365
4 5 (3.14%) SaaS
5 2 (1.26%) IaaS
5 2 (1.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.84%) TCP/IP
2 19 (11.95%) VPN
3 14 (8.81%) WAN
4 10 (6.29%) NetScaler
4 10 (6.29%) Unified Communications
5 9 (5.66%) DHCP
5 9 (5.66%) SAN
6 8 (5.03%) DNS
7 7 (4.40%) Firewall
8 4 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.89%) Broadband
9 3 (1.89%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.89%) LAN
10 2 (1.26%) BGP
10 2 (1.26%) LDAP
10 2 (1.26%) Network Security
10 2 (1.26%) Telepresence
10 2 (1.26%) VoIP
11 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.40%) CouchDB
3 7 (4.40%) MySQL
3 7 (4.40%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.52%) ClearCase
2 4 (2.52%) JIRA
2 4 (2.52%) Subversion
3 3 (1.89%) InstallShield
3 3 (1.89%) MSI
4 1 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 32 (20.13%) Finance
2 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.29%) Banking
4 9 (5.66%) German Language
4 9 (5.66%) Publishing
5 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.52%) Marketing
7 3 (1.89%) Law
7 3 (1.89%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (13.84%) Analyst
2 16 (10.06%) Architect
3 15 (9.43%) Service Analyst
3 15 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Service Manager
6 11 (6.92%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (6.92%) Team Leader
7 10 (6.29%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.66%) AWS Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Senior Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.03%) Consultant
9 8 (5.03%) Developer
9 8 (5.03%) IT Support
9 8 (5.03%) Senior Network Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.40%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) Web Services
2 16 (10.06%) .NET
3 15 (9.43%) HTML
4 13 (8.18%) CSS
5 9 (5.66%) XML
6 7 (4.40%) JMS
7 5 (3.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.52%) EJB
8 4 (2.52%) J2EE
8 4 (2.52%) jQuery
8 4 (2.52%) JSP
8 4 (2.52%) Servlets
8 4 (2.52%) Struts
8 4 (2.52%) WSDL
8 4 (2.52%) XSD
9 3 (1.89%) JSON
9 3 (1.89%) REST
9 3 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.18%) CMDB
2 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.66%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.14%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.52%) PMI
7 3 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.63%) iPad
9 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (50.31%) Windows
2 35 (22.01%) Windows Server
3 31 (19.50%) Windows 7
4 18 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (8.81%) Linux
6 10 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.03%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.77%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.14%) Unix
10 4 (2.52%) AIX
10 4 (2.52%) Android
10 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (71.70%) ITIL
2 35 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.87%) Service Delivery
4 25 (15.72%) ITSM
5 19 (11.95%) DevOps
6 18 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (10.69%) Configuration Management
8 16 (10.06%) Change Management
8 16 (10.06%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.43%) TDD
10 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.81%) Project Management
10 14 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.18%) Incident Management
11 13 (8.18%) MVC
11 13 (8.18%) Problem Management
11 13 (8.18%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.55%) Open Source
12 12 (7.55%) SOA
13 11 (6.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.58%) Java
2 13 (8.18%) C#
3 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.29%) PHP
4 10 (6.29%) PowerShell
5 8 (5.03%) SQL
6 2 (1.26%) C
7 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) COBOL
7 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.69%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (8.81%) MCSE
4 12 (7.55%) MCP
4 12 (7.55%) MCSA
4 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 11 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (6.29%) CCIE
6 10 (6.29%) CCNP
7 9 (5.66%) MOS
8 8 (5.03%) Degree
9 5 (3.14%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.14%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.52%) MCITP
11 3 (1.89%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.89%) MCDST
12 2 (1.26%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.63%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 44 (27.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.03%) Terminal Server
4 7 (4.40%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.77%) XenApp
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) SCCM
2 7 (4.40%) SCOrch
3 4 (2.52%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.26%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 49 (30.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (20.75%) Citrix
3 29 (18.24%) Cisco
4 21 (13.21%) VMware
5 12 (7.55%) HP
5 12 (7.55%) Juniper
6 10 (6.29%) F5
6 10 (6.29%) Riverbed
7 9 (5.66%) AppSense
8 8 (5.03%) ServiceNow
9 5 (3.14%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.52%) Chordiant
11 2 (1.26%) Apple
11 2 (1.26%) Peregrine
11 2 (1.26%) Sun
11 2 (1.26%) Twitter
12 1 (0.63%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.63%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.63%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Cloudscope
Salary: £17k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum + Parking + Pension + Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £40,428 to £48,514 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: Highly Competitive Plus Benefits
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