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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 97 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 1.12% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.18% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,900 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £52,500
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
1295 1359 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.05% 95.10% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 868 877 748
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,747 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 29 December 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 2 (14.29%) People Management
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (7.14%) Telemarketing
8 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Dutch Language
3 1 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (7.14%) German Language
3 1 (7.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
7 1 (7.14%) Change Control
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Telemarketing
7 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
7 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 1 (7.14%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com