The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 243 244 242
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1255 1347 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.21% 1.20% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.27% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1068 999
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Service Manager
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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
98056 106457 98778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81089 87072 83152
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Service Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in England

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in England

Service Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 20 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 -5 510 £55,000 - 44
South East -49 225 £50,000 - 30
Yorkshire +18 113 £45,000 - 12
West Midlands 0 96 £51,000 -2.85% 13
East of England +35 82 £47,500 -6.86% 17
North West +13 80 £46,000 +2.22% 9
South West +13 78 £42,500 -5.55% 10
East Midlands +35 76 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Midlands +7 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
North East -5 1 £50,000 +33.33% 4
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Service Manager 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 Service Manager in their job title.

1 1779 (71.25%) ITIL
2 1467 (58.75%) Service Delivery
3 931 (37.28%) Service Management
4 696 (27.87%) SLA
5 662 (26.51%) Finance
6 399 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
7 364 (14.58%) Project Management
8 341 (13.66%) Change Management
9 316 (12.66%) Degree
10 303 (12.13%) Problem Management
11 288 (11.53%) Incident Management
11 288 (11.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 281 (11.25%) Microsoft
13 243 (9.73%) PRINCE2
14 237 (9.49%) Windows
15 232 (9.29%) ITSM
16 228 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 207 (8.29%) MS Excel
18 203 (8.13%) Telecoms
19 179 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
20 170 (6.81%) People Management
21 158 (6.33%) Line Management
22 150 (6.01%) Retail
23 137 (5.49%) VMware
24 134 (5.37%) SQL
25 130 (5.21%) ITIL V3
26 127 (5.09%) Management Information System
27 126 (5.05%) Security Cleared
28 125 (5.01%) Coaching
29 121 (4.85%) Performance Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Service Manager 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 Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (1.88%) MS Exchange
2 40 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 19 (0.76%) WorkSite
4 17 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (0.64%) Lync
6 8 (0.32%) CMS
6 8 (0.32%) IIS
6 8 (0.32%) SAS
6 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.24%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.080%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.080%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.080%) Drupal
9 2 (0.080%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.040%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.040%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.040%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.040%) WordPress
Applications
1 207 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 114 (4.57%) MS Office
3 55 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.00%) MS Project
5 21 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) SPSS
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.080%) FastStats
9 1 (0.040%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.40%) SAP SM
3 8 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.16%) assyst
5 4 (0.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 4 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.080%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.080%) Summit
7 2 (0.080%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.080%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.040%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.040%) Primavera
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.040%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.040%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.56%) SaaS
2 18 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.68%) Office 365
4 11 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.080%) IaaS
7 2 (0.080%) Yammer
7 2 (0.080%) PaaS
7 2 (0.080%) Heroku
8 1 (0.040%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 48 (1.92%) Firewall
2 44 (1.76%) VoIP
3 43 (1.72%) Wireless
4 39 (1.56%) Internet
5 31 (1.24%) WAN
6 29 (1.16%) DHCP
6 29 (1.16%) VPN
6 29 (1.16%) DNS
6 29 (1.16%) LAN
7 26 (1.04%) SAN
8 25 (1.00%) MPLS
9 21 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 16 (0.64%) Network Security
11 14 (0.56%) Frame Relay
11 14 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 12 (0.48%) DSL
12 12 (0.48%) Intranet
13 9 (0.36%) 3G
13 9 (0.36%) NAS
13 9 (0.36%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (2.12%) SQL Server
2 18 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (0.44%) MySQL
4 8 (0.32%) QlikView
4 8 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.28%) MS Access
5 7 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.24%) Big Data
7 5 (0.20%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.20%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.12%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.12%) DB2
9 3 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.12%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.080%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (0.68%) JIRA
2 7 (0.28%) MSI
3 4 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.080%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.040%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.040%) Hudson
6 1 (0.040%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.040%) Bitbucket
General
1 662 (26.51%) Finance
2 203 (8.13%) Telecoms
3 150 (6.01%) Retail
4 107 (4.29%) Banking
4 107 (4.29%) Law
5 103 (4.12%) Legal
6 55 (2.20%) Marketing
7 34 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.12%) Billing
9 25 (1.00%) Publishing
10 22 (0.88%) Advertising
10 22 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 22 (0.88%) French Language
10 22 (0.88%) German Language
11 20 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.64%) Back Office
13 14 (0.56%) Front Office
14 9 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 8 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (0.76%) HTML
2 13 (0.52%) .NET
2 13 (0.52%) Web Services
3 12 (0.48%) CSS
4 8 (0.32%) XML
4 8 (0.32%) Application Packaging
5 6 (0.24%) Doctrine
6 5 (0.20%) ISPF
7 4 (0.16%) LAMP
8 3 (0.12%) JSP
8 3 (0.12%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.12%) jQuery
9 2 (0.080%) RESTful
9 2 (0.080%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.080%) Grails
9 2 (0.080%) REST
9 2 (0.080%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.080%) WSDL
9 2 (0.080%) Middleware
10 1 (0.040%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 179 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (5.09%) Management Information System
3 58 (2.32%) Statistics
4 36 (1.44%) User Experience
5 32 (1.28%) Life Science
6 31 (1.24%) Performance Metrics
7 27 (1.08%) CMDB
8 26 (1.04%) PMI
8 26 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 22 (0.88%) FMCG
10 21 (0.84%) Hedge funds
11 19 (0.76%) EPoS
12 17 (0.68%) NHS
13 16 (0.64%) Open Source
14 15 (0.60%) IVR
14 15 (0.60%) Tandem
15 14 (0.56%) Computer Science
16 12 (0.48%) Digital Media
16 12 (0.48%) Mobile App
16 12 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 237 (9.49%) Windows
2 63 (2.52%) Windows 7
3 53 (2.12%) Linux
4 35 (1.40%) UNIX
5 28 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (0.68%) Windows XP
8 16 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.28%) Android
10 7 (0.28%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.12%) Solaris
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.080%) CentOS
16 1 (0.040%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1779 (71.25%) ITIL
2 1467 (58.75%) Service Delivery
3 931 (37.28%) Service Management
4 364 (14.58%) Project Management
5 341 (13.66%) Change Management
6 303 (12.13%) Problem Management
7 288 (11.53%) Incident Management
7 288 (11.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 243 (9.73%) PRINCE2
9 232 (9.29%) ITSM
10 228 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 170 (6.81%) People Management
12 158 (6.33%) Line Management
13 130 (5.21%) ITIL V3
14 125 (5.01%) Coaching
15 121 (4.85%) Performance Management
16 120 (4.81%) Mentoring
17 107 (4.29%) Supplier Management
18 90 (3.60%) Configuration Management
19 88 (3.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (5.37%) SQL
2 29 (1.16%) C
3 25 (1.00%) Java
4 21 (0.84%) C#
5 16 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 10 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 8 (0.32%) VBA
8 4 (0.16%) Ruby
8 4 (0.16%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.16%) PHP
9 3 (0.12%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.12%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.12%) Python
10 2 (0.080%) R
11 1 (0.040%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.040%) CFML
11 1 (0.040%) Erlang
11 1 (0.040%) VB
11 1 (0.040%) C++
Qualifications
1 399 (15.98%) ITIL Certification
2 316 (12.66%) Degree
3 126 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 82 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 34 (1.36%) PMI Certification
7 33 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 29 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 26 (1.04%) PMP
10 25 (1.00%) ISEB
11 18 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.60%) MCP
12 15 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 13 (0.52%) CCNA
14 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (0.36%) MCSE
16 7 (0.28%) CCNP
16 7 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (0.20%) MCSA
18 4 (0.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 696 (27.87%) SLA
2 55 (2.20%) QA
3 40 (1.60%) COBIT
4 32 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.80%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.20%) MiFID
6 5 (0.20%) EMIR
7 4 (0.16%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.040%) FATCA
System Software
1 90 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 56 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.84%) XenApp
4 18 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.52%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.36%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.32%) vSphere
8 6 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.16%) UAG
9 4 (0.16%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (0.12%) XenServer
10 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.12%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.080%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (1.48%) SCCM
2 9 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.28%) Puppet
3 7 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.20%) Nagios
4 5 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.20%) Unicenter
4 5 (0.20%) SCOM
5 4 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.12%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (0.080%) Graphite
7 2 (0.080%) WSUS
7 2 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.040%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.040%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.040%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 281 (11.25%) Microsoft
2 137 (5.49%) VMware
3 103 (4.12%) Citrix
4 92 (3.68%) Cisco
5 73 (2.92%) Oracle
6 70 (2.80%) SAP
7 46 (1.84%) ServiceNow
8 38 (1.52%) Remedy
9 36 (1.44%) HP
10 33 (1.32%) Avaya
11 23 (0.92%) EMC
12 22 (0.88%) IBM
13 16 (0.64%) Dell
14 14 (0.56%) BMC
14 14 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (0.52%) NetApp
16 11 (0.44%) Nortel
17 10 (0.40%) Teradata
18 9 (0.36%) Computacenter
18 9 (0.36%) Brocade
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £76000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £86000.00 per annum + Car, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 25days
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Car allowance, Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £55K + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £74000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago