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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 185 173 177
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 69 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.96% 1.15% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.19% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 73
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,700 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Hertfordshire -22 30 £42,500 -19.04% 7
Cambridgeshire +9 16 £50,000 +33.11% 3
Essex -8 13 £57,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire -8 11 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 89 (66.92%) ITIL
2 69 (51.88%) Service Delivery
3 43 (32.33%) SLA
4 33 (24.81%) Service Management
5 29 (21.80%) Finance
6 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
6 23 (17.29%) SQL
7 18 (13.53%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (12.03%) Windows
9 15 (11.28%) Problem Management
10 14 (10.53%) Change Management
11 13 (9.77%) VMware
11 13 (9.77%) Incident Management
11 13 (9.77%) Citrix
11 13 (9.77%) Project Management
12 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (6.77%) ITSM
13 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
13 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
13 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
14 8 (6.02%) UNIX
14 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
14 8 (6.02%) Windows XP
14 8 (6.02%) Cisco
15 7 (5.26%) Retail
15 7 (5.26%) Legal
15 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
15 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.01%) IIS
3 2 (1.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.50%) Lync
3 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.01%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) SAN
1 5 (3.76%) Internet
1 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
2 4 (3.01%) DNS
2 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.26%) VPN
3 3 (2.26%) LAN
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
4 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) QlikView
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.75%) Gerrit
General
1 29 (21.80%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Retail
2 7 (5.26%) Legal
3 6 (4.51%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Law
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Web Services
2 3 (2.26%) HTML
2 3 (2.26%) .NET
2 3 (2.26%) CSS
2 3 (2.26%) LAMP
2 3 (2.26%) jQuery
3 1 (0.75%) JSON
3 1 (0.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.76%) Clustering
4 4 (3.01%) CMDB
5 3 (2.26%) iSeries
5 3 (2.26%) PKI
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.75%) PDA
7 1 (0.75%) IVR
7 1 (0.75%) Tandem
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 8 (6.02%) Windows XP
2 8 (6.02%) UNIX
3 6 (4.51%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.76%) Linux
5 4 (3.01%) Windows 2000
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (66.92%) ITIL
2 69 (51.88%) Service Delivery
3 33 (24.81%) Service Management
4 15 (11.28%) Problem Management
5 14 (10.53%) Change Management
6 13 (9.77%) Project Management
6 13 (9.77%) Incident Management
7 11 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.77%) ITSM
8 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2
8 9 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
9 8 (6.02%) Matrix Management
10 7 (5.26%) Release Management
10 7 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 6 (4.51%) CRM
11 6 (4.51%) Supplier Management
11 6 (4.51%) Performance Management
12 5 (3.76%) ITIL V3
12 5 (3.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.29%) SQL
2 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.26%) C#
3 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.26%) PHP
4 1 (0.75%) VBScript
4 1 (0.75%) VB
4 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (13.53%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.75%) MCITP
4 1 (0.75%) MCP
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (32.33%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.26%) vSphere
3 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.50%) XenApp
4 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.77%) Citrix
2 13 (9.77%) VMware
3 8 (6.02%) Cisco
4 6 (4.51%) Remedy
5 3 (2.26%) Intel
6 2 (1.50%) HP
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle
6 2 (1.50%) SAP
6 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.50%) 3PAR
6 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter
7 1 (0.75%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.75%) Brocade
7 1 (0.75%) BMC
7 1 (0.75%) CA
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