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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 102 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.32% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.34% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £32,500 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £32,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%
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
1431 1169 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.36% 94.96% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 965 747 840
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 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 18 September 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 5 (23.81%) IBM Notes
5 5 (23.81%) Lotus
5 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) Line Management
6 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
6 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
6 4 (19.05%) iPad
6 4 (19.05%) Release Management
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Dutch Language
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
3 1 (4.76%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) Asset Management
3 5 (23.81%) Line Management
4 4 (19.05%) Software Licensing
4 4 (19.05%) Release Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) People Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Telemarketing
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CISM
1 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Lotus
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com