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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 154 210 164
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 108 72 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.46% 0.85% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.89% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 89 59 106
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
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
7097 8054 7855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.09% 95.40% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6712 6839
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 £25,683 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 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
(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 35 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +32 28 £58,750 -2.08% 1
Hertfordshire -2 24 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Essex +9 16 £55,000 -4.34%
Suffolk - 7 £47,500 - 2
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 128 (68.82%) ITIL
2 95 (51.08%) Service Delivery
3 61 (32.80%) Service Management
4 46 (24.73%) SLA
5 32 (17.20%) PRINCE2
6 29 (15.59%) ITIL Certification
7 25 (13.44%) Microsoft
8 23 (12.37%) Project Management
8 23 (12.37%) Incident Management
9 21 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (11.29%) Change Management
10 20 (10.75%) SQL
11 19 (10.22%) Finance
12 18 (9.68%) Data Centre
13 17 (9.14%) Line Management
13 17 (9.14%) People Management
14 15 (8.06%) CMDB
14 15 (8.06%) Problem Management
14 15 (8.06%) Mentoring
14 15 (8.06%) ITSM
14 15 (8.06%) Management Information System
14 15 (8.06%) Configuration Management
14 15 (8.06%) Retail
15 13 (6.99%) VMware
15 13 (6.99%) Cisco
15 13 (6.99%) Supplier Management
15 13 (6.99%) Degree
16 12 (6.45%) Citrix
17 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
17 11 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.69%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.15%) Lync
3 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 11 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS Office
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.54%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.54%) PaaS
2 1 (0.54%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.54%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.76%) Firewall
2 6 (3.23%) DNS
2 6 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.23%) SAN
3 5 (2.69%) DHCP
4 4 (2.15%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.15%) LAN
5 3 (1.61%) WAN
6 2 (1.08%) MPLS
6 2 (1.08%) VoIP
6 2 (1.08%) VPN
7 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.54%) DWDM
7 1 (0.54%) NAS
7 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.23%) QlikView
2 5 (2.69%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 19 (10.22%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Retail
3 11 (5.91%) Banking
4 9 (4.84%) Legal
5 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.69%) Law
6 5 (2.69%) Publishing
7 4 (2.15%) Back Office
8 3 (1.61%) French Language
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.61%) HTML
1 3 (1.61%) .NET
1 3 (1.61%) CSS
1 3 (1.61%) Web Services
1 3 (1.61%) LAMP
1 3 (1.61%) jQuery
2 1 (0.54%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) JSON
2 1 (0.54%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.06%) CMDB
2 15 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.23%) Clustering
5 5 (2.69%) FMCG
6 4 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.15%) User Experience
7 3 (1.61%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.61%) IVR
7 3 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.61%) Statistics
7 3 (1.61%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.08%) iSeries
9 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.38%) Windows
2 7 (3.76%) Linux
2 7 (3.76%) UNIX
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.08%) CentOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (68.82%) ITIL
2 95 (51.08%) Service Delivery
3 61 (32.80%) Service Management
4 32 (17.20%) PRINCE2
5 23 (12.37%) Project Management
5 23 (12.37%) Incident Management
6 21 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 21 (11.29%) Change Management
7 17 (9.14%) Line Management
7 17 (9.14%) People Management
8 15 (8.06%) Problem Management
8 15 (8.06%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.06%) ITSM
8 15 (8.06%) Configuration Management
9 13 (6.99%) Supplier Management
10 11 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (5.38%) Coaching
12 9 (4.84%) Release Management
13 8 (4.30%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.75%) SQL
2 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.15%) C
3 3 (1.61%) C#
3 3 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (0.54%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (15.59%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (6.99%) Degree
3 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.54%) CCNA
5 1 (0.54%) PMP
5 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.54%) MCP
5 1 (0.54%) APMP
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (24.73%) SLA
2 11 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.08%) QA
4 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.15%) XenApp
3 4 (2.15%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.15%) SCCM
2 3 (1.61%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.54%) Puppet
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.99%) VMware
2 13 (6.99%) Cisco
3 12 (6.45%) Citrix
4 6 (3.23%) NetApp
5 5 (2.69%) Remedy
5 5 (2.69%) Websense
5 5 (2.69%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.69%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (2.15%) Oracle
7 3 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.61%) CA
7 3 (1.61%) HP
7 3 (1.61%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.08%) Brocade
8 2 (1.08%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.08%) Intel
9 1 (0.54%) IBM
9 1 (0.54%) Lotus
9 1 (0.54%) BMC
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