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 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 110 144 163
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 109 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.17% 1.39% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.50% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 87 35 41
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
4672 5063 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.75% 94.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3674 3906
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 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
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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 42 £42,000 -9.67% 1
Bracknell +26 17 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Maidenhead 0 15 £75,000 +11.11%
Newbury +15 11 £45,000 -
Slough - 3 £60,000 - 2
Wokingham - 1 £43,500 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 145 (70.05%) ITIL
2 128 (61.84%) Service Delivery
3 55 (26.57%) Service Management
4 49 (23.67%) ITIL Certification
5 45 (21.74%) SLA
6 40 (19.32%) Degree
7 39 (18.84%) Telecoms
8 36 (17.39%) Project Management
9 35 (16.91%) PRINCE2
9 35 (16.91%) Retail
10 31 (14.98%) Problem Management
11 29 (14.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (14.01%) MS Excel
12 25 (12.08%) Windows
13 23 (11.11%) Incident Management
14 22 (10.63%) Line Management
15 20 (9.66%) Microsoft
16 19 (9.18%) EPoS
16 19 (9.18%) Finance
17 18 (8.70%) Change Management
17 18 (8.70%) MS Office
18 15 (7.25%) Wireless
18 15 (7.25%) Logistics
19 14 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
20 13 (6.28%) SQL
21 12 (5.80%) Supplier Management
21 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
21 12 (5.80%) SIEM
22 11 (5.31%) Validation
22 11 (5.31%) SAP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.70%) MS Office
3 4 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.48%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) IaaS
2 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.25%) Wireless
2 8 (3.86%) DWDM
2 8 (3.86%) DSL
2 8 (3.86%) Network Security
3 6 (2.90%) Firewall
3 6 (2.90%) WAN
4 4 (1.93%) Internet
4 4 (1.93%) LAN
5 3 (1.45%) MVNO
5 3 (1.45%) Broadband
6 2 (0.97%) 3G
6 2 (0.97%) 4G
6 2 (0.97%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.97%) LTE
7 1 (0.48%) NAS
7 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.48%) SMTP
7 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.45%) SAP BW
General
1 39 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 35 (16.91%) Retail
3 19 (9.18%) Finance
4 9 (4.35%) Billing
5 7 (3.38%) Legal
6 3 (1.45%) Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.18%) EPoS
2 9 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.86%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.86%) Performance Metrics
4 7 (3.38%) Open Source
4 7 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.38%) PMI
5 5 (2.42%) FMCG
5 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.45%) PKI
6 3 (1.45%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.97%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.08%) Windows
2 9 (4.35%) Linux
3 5 (2.42%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.93%) UNIX
5 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (70.05%) ITIL
2 128 (61.84%) Service Delivery
3 55 (26.57%) Service Management
4 36 (17.39%) Project Management
5 35 (16.91%) PRINCE2
6 31 (14.98%) Problem Management
7 29 (14.01%) Continuous Improvement
8 23 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 22 (10.63%) Line Management
10 18 (8.70%) Change Management
11 15 (7.25%) Logistics
12 14 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (5.80%) Supplier Management
13 12 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.80%) SIEM
14 11 (5.31%) Validation
15 10 (4.83%) Performance Improvement
16 9 (4.35%) Programme Management
17 8 (3.86%) Change Control
18 7 (3.38%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.28%) SQL
2 2 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (23.67%) ITIL Certification
2 40 (19.32%) Degree
3 7 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.90%) PMP
5 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.97%) HNC
7 2 (0.97%) HND
7 2 (0.97%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (21.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.97%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.48%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.31%) SAP
3 9 (4.35%) McAfee
4 7 (3.38%) VMware
5 6 (2.90%) IBM
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle
7 3 (1.45%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.45%) Citrix
8 2 (0.97%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.97%) NetApp
8 2 (0.97%) HP
8 2 (0.97%) Cisco
9 1 (0.48%) Coremetrics
9 1 (0.48%) BT
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
9 1 (0.48%) Remedy
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