The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 68 95 63
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 23 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.00% 1.60% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.69% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £57,850
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -1.00%
Service 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
1093 1240 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.21% 94.51% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 831 1156 965
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,100 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +4 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Bedford +27 3 £35,000 -36.36%
Dunstable - 2 £61,250 -
Leighton Buzzard - 2 - -
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 28 (77.78%) ITIL
2 27 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) SLA
5 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.89%) Logistics
6 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 5 (13.89%) People Management
7 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco
8 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 3 (8.33%) SAN
8 3 (8.33%) Citrix
8 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
8 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
8 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
1 3 (8.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) ITIL
2 27 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
4 5 (13.89%) People Management
4 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.89%) Logistics
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Intel
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago