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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Management
Rank 816 836 834
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 24 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.019% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.020% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 18
Average salary £80,000 £90,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £96,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £102,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+51.85% +3.84%
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +16 10 £70,000 -22.22%
East of England - 8 £102,500 -
South East -18 7 £102,500 +95.23%
North West -6 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £60,000 -
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 6 March 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 23 (69.70%) Service Delivery
2 22 (66.67%) ITIL
3 19 (57.58%) Service Management
4 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
6 7 (21.21%) Supplier Management
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
7 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (18.18%) Demand Management
8 5 (15.15%) ITSM
9 4 (12.12%) Data Mining
9 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
9 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
9 4 (12.12%) SaaS
9 4 (12.12%) People Management
10 3 (9.09%) Line Management
10 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.09%) Legal
11 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.06%) Windows
11 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.06%) CRM
11 2 (6.06%) NHS
11 2 (6.06%) Project Management
11 2 (6.06%) Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Data Mining
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Service Delivery
2 22 (66.67%) ITIL
3 19 (57.58%) Service Management
4 10 (30.30%) ITIL V3
5 7 (21.21%) Supplier Management
6 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (18.18%) Demand Management
7 5 (15.15%) ITSM
8 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
8 4 (12.12%) People Management
9 3 (9.09%) Line Management
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.06%) Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) CRM
11 1 (3.03%) B2B
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Sun
2 1 (3.03%) Capita