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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 141 143 182
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 85 72 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.47% 1.27% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.37% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63 39 32
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,300 £45,058
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5335 5270 5450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.36% 93.19% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4142 4566
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 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
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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 -9 21 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Maidenhead -7 8 £37,500 -26.82%
Bracknell +2 6 £65,000 +92.59%
Slough 0 4 £41,250 -21.42%
Wokingham - 2 £47,000 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 108 (65.45%) ITIL
2 65 (39.39%) Service Delivery
3 58 (35.15%) Service Management
4 50 (30.30%) Telecoms
5 44 (26.67%) Project Management
6 37 (22.42%) SLA
7 27 (16.36%) 4G
8 25 (15.15%) 3G
9 24 (14.55%) PRINCE2
10 22 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (11.52%) Degree
12 17 (10.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (10.30%) LTE
13 16 (9.70%) Network Architecture
14 15 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (9.09%) Internet
15 14 (8.48%) Windows
16 13 (7.88%) Broadband
16 13 (7.88%) COBIT
16 13 (7.88%) Smartphone
17 12 (7.27%) Business Development
17 12 (7.27%) Radio Access Network
17 12 (7.27%) Change Management
18 11 (6.67%) Finance
18 11 (6.67%) Operations Management
19 10 (6.06%) Transition Management
19 10 (6.06%) ITSM
19 10 (6.06%) Retail
20 9 (5.45%) Billing
20 9 (5.45%) ISEB

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Agresso
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.61%) HFM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.36%) 4G
2 25 (15.15%) 3G
3 17 (10.30%) LTE
4 15 (9.09%) Internet
5 13 (7.88%) Broadband
6 12 (7.27%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (3.64%) Wireless
8 4 (2.42%) DAB
9 2 (1.21%) 2G
9 2 (1.21%) MPLS
9 2 (1.21%) WAN
10 1 (0.61%) WCDMA
10 1 (0.61%) SMTP
10 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.61%) VPN
10 1 (0.61%) SAN
10 1 (0.61%) GSM
10 1 (0.61%) LAN
10 1 (0.61%) SDH
10 1 (0.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Essbase
General
1 50 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.67%) Finance
3 10 (6.06%) Retail
4 9 (5.45%) Billing
5 8 (4.85%) Law
6 4 (2.42%) Marketing
7 3 (1.82%) Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) French Language
9 1 (0.61%) German Language
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.88%) Smartphone
2 3 (1.82%) PMI
2 3 (1.82%) EPoS
2 3 (1.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (1.82%) iPad
3 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.61%) FMCG
4 1 (0.61%) Open Source
4 1 (0.61%) DTV
4 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.61%) CCTV
4 1 (0.61%) Statistics
4 1 (0.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.48%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (65.45%) ITIL
2 65 (39.39%) Service Delivery
3 58 (35.15%) Service Management
4 44 (26.67%) Project Management
5 24 (14.55%) PRINCE2
6 22 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (10.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (9.70%) Network Architecture
9 12 (7.27%) Business Development
9 12 (7.27%) Change Management
10 11 (6.67%) Operations Management
11 10 (6.06%) Transition Management
11 10 (6.06%) ITSM
12 7 (4.24%) Incident Management
13 6 (3.64%) eTOM
13 6 (3.64%) Logistics
14 5 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
14 5 (3.03%) Process Management
15 4 (2.42%) Configuration Management
15 4 (2.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.42%) SQL
2 1 (0.61%) VB
2 1 (0.61%) VBA
2 1 (0.61%) C
2 1 (0.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Degree
2 15 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.45%) ISEB
4 3 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCITP
5 1 (0.61%) EXIN
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (22.42%) SLA
2 13 (7.88%) COBIT
3 3 (1.82%) QA
3 3 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) BS15000
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.42%) KVM
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (4.24%) Microsoft
1 7 (4.24%) VMware
2 4 (2.42%) HP
2 4 (2.42%) Dell
2 4 (2.42%) Huawei
3 3 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.21%) McAfee
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle
4 2 (1.21%) SAP
4 2 (1.21%) Cisco
4 2 (1.21%) Juniper
5 1 (0.61%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.61%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.61%) Nokia
5 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.61%) EMC
5 1 (0.61%) Nortel
5 1 (0.61%) Infor
5 1 (0.61%) F5
5 1 (0.61%) Ciena
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