The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Desk Manager
Rank 86 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.11% 1.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 1.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +19.71%
Service Desk Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
873 964 1123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 93.87% 96.79% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 785 847 1028
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Desk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Desk Manager in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Desk Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Desk Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Desk Manager
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service Desk Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Manager in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow

Service Desk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service Desk Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Desk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow