The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 98 125 131
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 34 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.57% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.73% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 15
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
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 Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2064 2331 2243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.03% 95.14% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 1899 1940
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Peterborough +14 19 £85,000 +61.90%
Cambridge +17 10 £37,500 -27.88%
Huntingdon -1 2 £31,000 -
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 46 (69.70%) ITIL
2 31 (46.97%) Service Delivery
3 27 (40.91%) Service Management
4 21 (31.82%) SLA
5 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
5 15 (22.73%) Incident Management
6 13 (19.70%) Project Management
7 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 10 (15.15%) Remedy
9 10 (15.15%) CMDB
10 9 (13.64%) Change Management
10 9 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (12.12%) ITSM
11 8 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
11 8 (12.12%) Degree
12 7 (10.61%) Banking
12 7 (10.61%) SQL
13 6 (9.09%) Finance
13 6 (9.09%) Line Management
14 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
14 5 (7.58%) SMS
14 5 (7.58%) Windows
14 5 (7.58%) BMC
14 5 (7.58%) Supplier Management
15 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
15 4 (6.06%) Matrix Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) SMS
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) VoIP
2 2 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 7 (10.61%) Banking
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.52%) French Language
4 1 (1.52%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) CMDB
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.55%) IVR
5 2 (3.03%) Statistics
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (69.70%) ITIL
2 31 (46.97%) Service Delivery
3 27 (40.91%) Service Management
4 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 15 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 13 (19.70%) Project Management
6 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.64%) Change Management
8 8 (12.12%) ITSM
8 8 (12.12%) Programme Management
9 6 (9.09%) Line Management
10 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (7.58%) Supplier Management
11 4 (6.06%) Service Desk Management
11 4 (6.06%) Matrix Management
11 4 (6.06%) Workflow
11 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.06%) People Management
11 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (31.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Remedy
3 5 (7.58%) BMC
4 3 (4.55%) CA
5 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (1.52%) Google