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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Service Management
Rank 846 833 862
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 23 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 13
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,577 £67,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -3 8 £58,500 -31.17% 1
South East -17 7 £74,125 -14.05% 1
West Midlands -11 2 £65,000 -3.70%
South West -16 2 £55,000 -
North West -19 2 £77,500 +3.33%
Yorkshire -38 1 £65,000 -7.14%
North East - 1 £75,000 -
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Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (100.00%) Service Management
2 33 (67.35%) ITIL
3 29 (59.18%) ITSM
4 19 (38.78%) Service Delivery
5 14 (28.57%) SLA
6 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
7 11 (22.45%) Process Management
8 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
8 10 (20.41%) Finance
9 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
10 8 (16.33%) Change Management
10 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
10 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
11 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
11 5 (10.20%) Contact Management
11 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (10.20%) VMware
11 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Cisco
11 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (10.20%) MCSE
12 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
13 3 (6.12%) MS Office
13 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (6.12%) Remedy
13 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
13 3 (6.12%) CMDB
13 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (24.49%) Telecoms
2 10 (20.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) French Language
3 1 (2.04%) German Language
3 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) CMDB
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Service Management
2 33 (67.35%) ITIL
3 29 (59.18%) ITSM
4 19 (38.78%) Service Delivery
5 11 (22.45%) Process Management
6 10 (20.41%) Configuration Management
7 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
8 8 (16.33%) Change Management
8 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
8 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
9 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.20%) Contact Management
9 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.20%) Regression Testing
10 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.08%) Information Security
11 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) VMware
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco
2 3 (6.12%) Remedy
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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