The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Service Management role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Service Management in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Service Management
Rank 895 911 905
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 14 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 7
Average salary £77,500 £102,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.39% +32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,750 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £102,500 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £102,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +51.85%
Head of Service Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Management across the England region.

Head of Service Management Salary Trend in England

Head of Service Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Service Management across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in England

Head of Service Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
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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
West Midlands - 8 £85,000 - 1
London +4 3 £75,000 +4.52%
Yorkshire +9 2 £60,000 -
South East +10 1 £75,000 -26.82%
Head of Service Management
UK

Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Service Management 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 Head of Service Management in their job title.

1 29 (90.63%) ITIL
2 27 (84.38%) Service Management
3 14 (43.75%) ITSM
3 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 10 (31.25%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (25.00%) SLA
6 7 (21.88%) Supplier Management
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Line Management
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) Legal
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (12.50%) SaaS
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.38%) DevOps
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
10 3 (9.38%) Kanban
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.25%) LAN

Head of Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Head of Service Management 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 Head of Service Management in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) HPUX
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) ITIL
2 27 (84.38%) Service Management
3 14 (43.75%) ITSM
3 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
4 7 (21.88%) Supplier Management
5 6 (18.75%) Line Management
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) DevOps
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle