The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 91 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 14 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.02% 0.95% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.00% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1285 1300 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.86% 95.31% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 848 835 764
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (70.59%) Service Management
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Banking
5 7 (41.18%) SLA
6 5 (29.41%) ITSM
6 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (17.65%) People Management
9 2 (11.76%) Coaching
9 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
10 1 (5.88%) Windows
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) LAN
10 1 (5.88%) WAN
10 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
10 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
10 1 (5.88%) Security Management
10 1 (5.88%) MS Office
10 1 (5.88%) Change Control
10 1 (5.88%) Statistics
10 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
10 1 (5.88%) Problem Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Service Management
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
5 5 (29.41%) ITSM
5 5 (29.41%) Supplier Management
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) People Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
8 1 (5.88%) Security Management
8 1 (5.88%) Change Control
8 1 (5.88%) Wealth Management
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft