The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 175 206 156
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 88 77 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.16% 0.89% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.94% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 117
Average salary £47,500 £51,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £66,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Service Manager
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 the East of England

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Service Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Cambridgeshire +38 31 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Bedfordshire +33 26 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Hertfordshire -8 19 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Essex -9 11 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Suffolk - 3 £47,500 - 1
Norfolk -1 1 £40,000 -27.27%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 109 (71.71%) ITIL
2 85 (55.92%) Service Delivery
3 47 (30.92%) Service Management
4 37 (24.34%) SLA
5 23 (15.13%) SQL
6 22 (14.47%) PRINCE2
7 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
8 19 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (11.84%) Project Management
9 18 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (11.18%) Change Management
11 16 (10.53%) Problem Management
12 15 (9.87%) Incident Management
12 15 (9.87%) People Management
12 15 (9.87%) Finance
13 14 (9.21%) CMDB
14 13 (8.55%) Degree
14 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
15 12 (7.89%) Citrix
15 12 (7.89%) Cisco
15 12 (7.89%) VMware
15 12 (7.89%) ITSM
15 12 (7.89%) Line Management
15 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.89%) Matrix Management
16 10 (6.58%) Supplier Management
16 10 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
16 10 (6.58%) Retail
16 10 (6.58%) Windows

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.97%) Lync
3 3 (1.97%) IIS
4 1 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.66%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.66%) PaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) IaaS
2 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.95%) SAN
2 5 (3.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.29%) Firewall
2 5 (3.29%) iSCSI
2 5 (3.29%) DNS
3 4 (2.63%) LAN
3 4 (2.63%) DHCP
4 3 (1.97%) WAN
4 3 (1.97%) VPN
4 3 (1.97%) Internet
5 2 (1.32%) VoIP
6 1 (0.66%) MPLS
6 1 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.26%) QlikView
2 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.97%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.66%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (9.87%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Retail
3 7 (4.61%) Legal
4 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.63%) Law
5 4 (2.63%) Publishing
5 4 (2.63%) Banking
6 2 (1.32%) French Language
7 1 (0.66%) Marketing
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) HTML
1 3 (1.97%) .NET
1 3 (1.97%) CSS
1 3 (1.97%) Web Services
1 3 (1.97%) LAMP
1 3 (1.97%) jQuery
2 1 (0.66%) JSON
2 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) CMDB
2 10 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.95%) Clustering
5 3 (1.97%) IVR
5 3 (1.97%) PKI
5 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.97%) User Experience
5 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.97%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.32%) FMCG
6 2 (1.32%) iSeries
7 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.66%) Replication
7 1 (0.66%) PDA
7 1 (0.66%) Statistics
7 1 (0.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.58%) Windows
2 6 (3.95%) Linux
2 6 (3.95%) UNIX
3 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.97%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (71.71%) ITIL
2 85 (55.92%) Service Delivery
3 47 (30.92%) Service Management
4 22 (14.47%) PRINCE2
5 18 (11.84%) Project Management
5 18 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (11.18%) Change Management
7 16 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 15 (9.87%) People Management
8 15 (9.87%) Incident Management
9 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.89%) ITSM
10 12 (7.89%) Matrix Management
10 12 (7.89%) Line Management
10 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.58%) Supplier Management
11 10 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.61%) Coaching
12 7 (4.61%) Release Management
13 6 (3.95%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 23 (15.13%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.97%) C#
3 3 (1.97%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.97%) PHP
4 1 (0.66%) Java
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (8.55%) Degree
3 3 (1.97%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.66%) CCNA
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.66%) PMP
5 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.34%) SLA
2 8 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.32%) QA
4 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.63%) XenApp
3 4 (2.63%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.97%) vSphere
4 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) SCCM
2 3 (1.97%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.89%) Citrix
2 12 (7.89%) Cisco
2 12 (7.89%) VMware
3 5 (3.29%) Remedy
3 5 (3.29%) NetApp
4 4 (2.63%) Websense
4 4 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.97%) 3PAR
5 3 (1.97%) CA
5 3 (1.97%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle
5 3 (1.97%) HP
6 2 (1.32%) Intel
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
6 2 (1.32%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.32%) Brocade
7 1 (0.66%) Axway
7 1 (0.66%) Twitter
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