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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Management
Rank 861 880 857
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 14 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.025% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 11
Average salary £70,000 £77,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £94,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -11.11%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +12 6 £70,000 -22.22%
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 2 - -
East Midlands +13 1 £72,500 +45.00%
West Midlands -15 1 £72,500 +11.53%
East of England - 1 £67,500 -
Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
Head of Service Management
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Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 19 (63.33%) ITIL
1 19 (63.33%) Service Management
1 19 (63.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
4 6 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (20.00%) Demand Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 5 (16.67%) Degree
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) People Management
6 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.00%) Legal
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.67%) Business Development
8 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) NHS
8 2 (6.67%) Windows
8 2 (6.67%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.33%) B2B
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
1 19 (63.33%) Service Management
1 19 (63.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 6 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITSM
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) People Management
5 4 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Business Development
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) Sun
1 1 (3.33%) Capita
1 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow