The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 137 142 199
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 87 74 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.65% 1.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 45 18
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4947 4971 4824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.60% 93.76% 93.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3664 3899
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Berkshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
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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
Reading +4 40 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Maidenhead +12 16 £60,000 +2.12% 3
Newbury -2 6 £35,000 -42.97%
Bracknell -11 6 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Slough +6 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Windsor - 1 - -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 132 (65.67%) ITIL
2 122 (60.70%) Service Delivery
3 52 (25.87%) Service Management
4 51 (25.37%) SLA
5 40 (19.90%) Project Management
6 37 (18.41%) PRINCE2
7 35 (17.41%) Degree
8 33 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
9 30 (14.93%) SQL
9 30 (14.93%) Microsoft
9 30 (14.93%) Telecoms
10 29 (14.43%) MS Excel
11 27 (13.43%) Windows
12 26 (12.94%) Finance
13 25 (12.44%) Line Management
14 22 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (10.95%) Retail
14 22 (10.95%) MS Office
15 20 (9.95%) Incident Management
16 17 (8.46%) Management Information System
16 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (7.96%) Wireless
17 16 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 16 (7.96%) EPoS
18 15 (7.46%) Change Management
18 15 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
19 14 (6.97%) Blackberry
20 12 (5.97%) 3G
20 12 (5.97%) McAfee
20 12 (5.97%) Validation

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (1.99%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (14.43%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.95%) MS Office
3 8 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.99%) Office 365
2 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.96%) Wireless
2 12 (5.97%) LTE
2 12 (5.97%) 4G
2 12 (5.97%) Radio Access Network
2 12 (5.97%) 3G
3 7 (3.48%) Network Security
4 5 (2.49%) DWDM
4 5 (2.49%) DSL
4 5 (2.49%) Firewall
5 3 (1.49%) Broadband
5 3 (1.49%) LAN
5 3 (1.49%) WAN
5 3 (1.49%) MVNO
5 3 (1.49%) Internet
6 2 (1.00%) VPN
6 2 (1.00%) SMTP
7 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 30 (14.93%) Telecoms
2 26 (12.94%) Finance
3 22 (10.95%) Retail
4 6 (2.99%) Legal
5 5 (2.49%) Banking
5 5 (2.49%) Billing
5 5 (2.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) French Language
6 2 (1.00%) German Language
6 2 (1.00%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.00%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.00%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
6 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.46%) Management Information System
1 17 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.96%) EPoS
3 14 (6.97%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.47%) Open Source
5 8 (3.98%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (2.49%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.99%) PMI
7 4 (1.99%) FMCG
8 3 (1.49%) PKI
8 3 (1.49%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.00%) DTV
10 1 (0.50%) Statistics
10 1 (0.50%) Life Science
10 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.43%) Windows
2 11 (5.47%) Linux
3 7 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.49%) UNIX
4 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (65.67%) ITIL
2 122 (60.70%) Service Delivery
3 52 (25.87%) Service Management
4 40 (19.90%) Project Management
5 37 (18.41%) PRINCE2
6 25 (12.44%) Line Management
7 22 (10.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (9.95%) Incident Management
9 16 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.46%) Change Management
10 15 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (5.97%) Network Architecture
11 12 (5.97%) Validation
12 11 (5.47%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.98%) Performance Improvement
13 10 (4.98%) Security Management
13 10 (4.98%) Logistics
14 9 (4.48%) Workflow
14 9 (4.48%) Resource Management
14 9 (4.48%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.93%) SQL
2 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.50%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (17.41%) Degree
2 33 (16.42%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.99%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.49%) PMP
7 4 (1.99%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.00%) HNC
8 2 (1.00%) HND
8 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.50%) VCP4
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (25.37%) SLA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.48%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (2.99%) Nagios
2 6 (2.99%) Puppet
3 3 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.97%) McAfee
3 9 (4.48%) VMware
3 9 (4.48%) HP
4 4 (1.99%) IBM
4 4 (1.99%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.49%) Citrix
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle
6 2 (1.00%) SAP
6 2 (1.00%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.00%) Nokia
6 2 (1.00%) Huawei
6 2 (1.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (0.50%) Coremetrics
7 1 (0.50%) BT
7 1 (0.50%) Remedy
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco
7 1 (0.50%) Adobe
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