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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 88 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,825
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,625 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1212 1312 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.52% 95.77% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 783 799 1008
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (87.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) ITSM
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
6 5 (31.25%) Statistics
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
9 2 (12.50%) Retail
9 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
9 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) JIRA
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) MS Office
9 2 (12.50%) SLA
9 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) MS Visio

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Statistics
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.25%) Informatics
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) ITSM
4 6 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
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