The first table below looks at the demand for the Service 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 91 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.95% 1.55% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.63% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 16
Average salary £62,500 £42,232 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.99% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £30,750 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £53,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1042 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.16% 95.07% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 968 947 726
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -17 9 £62,500 +47.99%
Bedford -10 1 - -
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service 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 Manager in their job title.

1 24 (77.42%) Service Delivery
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
3 11 (35.48%) SLA
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
6 6 (19.35%) SaaS
7 5 (16.13%) LAN
8 4 (12.90%) Intel
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) iSeries
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
9 3 (9.68%) AIX
9 3 (9.68%) MCP
9 3 (9.68%) MS Office
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.68%) Cisco
9 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
9 3 (9.68%) CCNA
9 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
9 3 (9.68%) AS400
10 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Service 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) iSeries
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) AIX
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Service Delivery
2 18 (58.06%) ITIL
3 11 (35.48%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Service Management
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL V2
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) PDM
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) MCP
1 3 (9.68%) CCNA
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Intel
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Cincom
Bedfordshire, East
University of Bedfordshire
Salary: £31,644 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago