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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Service Management
Rank 859 842 857
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 21 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.015% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.016% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 10
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,153 £45,587 £56,307
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £73,250 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -10.71%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
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 £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
London +6 11 £63,750 -29.16% 1
South East +7 5 £74,125 -
West Midlands -17 2 £65,000 -13.33%
North East -10 1 £75,000 +25.00%
South West -18 1 £80,000 +75.49%
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Head of Service Management
UK

Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 39 (92.86%) Service Management
2 34 (80.95%) ITIL
3 20 (47.62%) ITSM
4 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 13 (30.95%) SLA
6 12 (28.57%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Degree
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
9 9 (21.43%) Process Management
9 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
10 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
11 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 7 (16.67%) Change Management
11 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
13 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
13 5 (11.90%) Contact Management
13 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
13 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (11.90%) VMware
13 5 (11.90%) MS Office
13 5 (11.90%) MCSE
13 5 (11.90%) Cisco
13 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (9.52%) MS Project
14 4 (9.52%) Information Security
14 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
15 3 (7.14%) CMDB

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS Project
4 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
3 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) Service Management
2 34 (80.95%) ITIL
3 20 (47.62%) ITSM
4 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) ITIL V3
6 9 (21.43%) Process Management
6 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) Configuration Management
8 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 7 (16.67%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.90%) Supplier Management
10 5 (11.90%) Contact Management
10 5 (11.90%) Regression Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (9.52%) Information Security
12 3 (7.14%) Line Management
13 2 (4.76%) People Management
13 2 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) MCSE
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) VMware
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco
2 3 (7.14%) Remedy
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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