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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 62 93 59
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 30 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.75% 1.12% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.19% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 13 36
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
1044 1096 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.60% 94.08% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1009 915
Average salary £42,500 £40,958 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.76% -3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 8 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Dunstable - 2 £61,250 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Shefford - 1 £35,000 -
Bedford - 1 £35,000 - 2
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (73.17%) ITIL
2 24 (58.54%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.95%) Service Management
3 9 (21.95%) SLA
4 7 (17.07%) Retail
4 7 (17.07%) Logistics
4 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) People Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Line Management
7 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.76%) Back Office
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
8 3 (7.32%) FMCG
8 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.32%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
9 2 (4.88%) DNS
9 2 (4.88%) SAN
9 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
9 2 (4.88%) DHCP
9 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) VPN
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) iSeries
2 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) ITIL
2 24 (58.54%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.95%) Service Management
4 7 (17.07%) Logistics
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) People Management
5 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Line Management
6 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Coaching
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
9 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
2 7 (17.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Intel
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago