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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 236 263 239
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1310 1236 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.12% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.19% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 990 1007
Average salary £52,250 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.41% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Service Manager
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 3 July 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 3 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 529 £57,500 +4.54% 50
South East -11 224 £50,000 - 23
East of England +52 120 £52,500 +5.00% 9
West Midlands +7 108 £47,500 -17.39% 12
North West +15 84 £50,000 +5.26% 11
South West +3 83 £47,500 -2.06% 10
East Midlands +32 82 £53,458 +25.78% 3
Yorkshire +6 72 £45,000 - 7
North East -6 7 £43,000 +1.17% 3
Midlands -11 1 £45,000 -
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1809 (69.76%) ITIL
2 1458 (56.23%) Service Delivery
3 980 (37.79%) Service Management
4 634 (24.45%) SLA
5 579 (22.33%) Finance
6 432 (16.66%) Project Management
7 385 (14.85%) ITIL Certification
8 360 (13.88%) Change Management
9 325 (12.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 308 (11.88%) Incident Management
11 298 (11.49%) PRINCE2
12 295 (11.38%) Microsoft
13 290 (11.18%) Problem Management
14 268 (10.34%) Degree
15 242 (9.33%) Windows
16 224 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 215 (8.29%) ITSM
18 203 (7.83%) MS Excel
19 193 (7.44%) Retail
20 192 (7.40%) Data Centre
21 190 (7.33%) People Management
22 187 (7.21%) Telecoms
23 173 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
24 172 (6.63%) Line Management
25 149 (5.75%) Mentoring
26 137 (5.28%) VMware
27 132 (5.09%) Banking
28 131 (5.05%) ITIL V3
29 128 (4.94%) Law
30 127 (4.90%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (2.16%) MS Exchange
2 39 (1.50%) SharePoint
3 19 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (0.58%) Lync
4 15 (0.58%) WorkSite
5 8 (0.31%) CMS
5 8 (0.31%) SAS
6 7 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.23%) ArcGIS
7 6 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.19%) Drupal
8 5 (0.19%) Confluence
9 4 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.12%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.077%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.077%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.077%) Apache
11 2 (0.077%) IIS
Applications
1 203 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 116 (4.47%) MS Office
3 44 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.69%) MS Project
5 15 (0.58%) SPSS
6 12 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.077%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 21 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.69%) SAP ERP
3 11 (0.42%) Summit
4 10 (0.39%) SAP SM
5 9 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.15%) assyst
7 4 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.12%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.12%) SAP GRC
8 3 (0.12%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 2 (0.077%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.077%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.077%) CODA-Financials
9 2 (0.077%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.47%) SaaS
2 26 (1.00%) Office 365
3 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.23%) IaaS
7 5 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.077%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.077%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.077%) PaaS
10 1 (0.039%) Heroku
10 1 (0.039%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.08%) Firewall
2 52 (2.01%) WAN
3 48 (1.85%) LAN
4 47 (1.81%) VoIP
5 38 (1.47%) DHCP
6 35 (1.35%) Internet
7 34 (1.31%) SAN
8 30 (1.16%) Wireless
9 27 (1.04%) DNS
10 22 (0.85%) VPN
10 22 (0.85%) MPLS
11 21 (0.81%) TCP/IP
12 17 (0.66%) NAS
13 14 (0.54%) Network Security
14 12 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (0.46%) DSL
15 11 (0.42%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (0.42%) NetScaler
16 10 (0.39%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (2.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (0.54%) Big Data
4 12 (0.46%) MySQL
5 11 (0.42%) SAP BW
6 10 (0.39%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.35%) Data Mining
7 9 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (0.27%) MS Access
8 7 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.15%) Text Mining
9 4 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.12%) SAP BI
10 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.12%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.077%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.077%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (0.42%) JIRA
2 7 (0.27%) MSI
3 3 (0.12%) Maven
3 3 (0.12%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.077%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.077%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.039%) Hudson
5 1 (0.039%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.039%) Jenkins
General
1 579 (22.33%) Finance
2 193 (7.44%) Retail
3 187 (7.21%) Telecoms
4 132 (5.09%) Banking
5 128 (4.94%) Law
6 88 (3.39%) Legal
7 65 (2.51%) Manufacturing
8 56 (2.16%) Marketing
9 39 (1.50%) Publishing
10 38 (1.47%) Billing
11 25 (0.96%) German Language
11 25 (0.96%) Advertising
12 24 (0.93%) French Language
13 23 (0.89%) Investment Banking
13 23 (0.89%) Front Office
14 16 (0.62%) Back Office
15 14 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.50%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 8 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (0.73%) Web Services
2 16 (0.62%) .NET
3 11 (0.42%) Application Packaging
4 9 (0.35%) CSS
4 9 (0.35%) HTML
5 7 (0.27%) ISPF
6 6 (0.23%) REST
7 5 (0.19%) jQuery
8 4 (0.15%) Doctrine
8 4 (0.15%) WSDL
9 3 (0.12%) XML
9 3 (0.12%) JSP
9 3 (0.12%) J2EE
9 3 (0.12%) Middleware
9 3 (0.12%) LAMP
9 3 (0.12%) Spring
9 3 (0.12%) Sass
9 3 (0.12%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.12%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 192 (7.40%) Data Centre
2 173 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 50 (1.93%) Statistics
5 39 (1.50%) CMDB
6 37 (1.43%) Life Science
7 30 (1.16%) FMCG
8 28 (1.08%) EPoS
9 26 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 26 (1.00%) Mathematics
10 25 (0.96%) PMI
10 25 (0.96%) User Experience
11 24 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
12 23 (0.89%) Blackberry
13 17 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (0.58%) NHS
15 13 (0.50%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.50%) CLARiiON
15 13 (0.50%) Private Cloud
16 12 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 242 (9.33%) Windows
2 58 (2.24%) Linux
3 57 (2.20%) Windows 7
4 40 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (1.12%) UNIX
7 18 (0.69%) Windows 8
8 14 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.46%) Android
9 12 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.27%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.23%) Solaris
13 5 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.15%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.077%) CentOS
15 2 (0.077%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.077%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1809 (69.76%) ITIL
2 1458 (56.23%) Service Delivery
3 980 (37.79%) Service Management
4 432 (16.66%) Project Management
5 360 (13.88%) Change Management
6 325 (12.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 308 (11.88%) Incident Management
8 298 (11.49%) PRINCE2
9 290 (11.18%) Problem Management
10 224 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 215 (8.29%) ITSM
12 190 (7.33%) People Management
13 172 (6.63%) Line Management
14 149 (5.75%) Mentoring
15 131 (5.05%) ITIL V3
16 126 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
17 118 (4.55%) Coaching
18 107 (4.13%) Supplier Management
19 105 (4.05%) Performance Management
20 104 (4.01%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (3.82%) SQL
2 40 (1.54%) C
3 20 (0.77%) Java
4 16 (0.62%) C#
5 12 (0.46%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.27%) PL/SQL
7 6 (0.23%) T-SQL
7 6 (0.23%) VBA
8 4 (0.15%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.15%) R
9 3 (0.12%) Ruby
9 3 (0.12%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.12%) PHP
10 2 (0.077%) C++
10 2 (0.077%) VBScript
11 1 (0.039%) Python
Qualifications
1 385 (14.85%) ITIL Certification
2 268 (10.34%) Degree
3 96 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 72 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 65 (2.51%) SC Cleared
6 42 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 24 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 20 (0.77%) DV Cleared
9 19 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.62%) ISEB
12 15 (0.58%) CCNA
12 15 (0.58%) PMP
13 12 (0.46%) MCSE
14 10 (0.39%) MCP
15 8 (0.31%) CCNP
15 8 (0.31%) CISM
15 8 (0.31%) CISSP
16 6 (0.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 634 (24.45%) SLA
2 43 (1.66%) QA
3 40 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 19 (0.73%) COBIT
6 9 (0.35%) PMBOK
7 8 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.15%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.12%) MiFID
9 3 (0.12%) EMIR
10 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 88 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 74 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (1.08%) XenApp
4 24 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.66%) vSphere
6 11 (0.42%) UAG
6 11 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 9 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.15%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.12%) XenServer
9 3 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.077%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.039%) Xen
11 1 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (1.39%) SCCM
2 11 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.15%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (0.15%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.15%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.15%) SCOM
5 4 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.12%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.12%) WSUS
7 2 (0.077%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.077%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.077%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.077%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.077%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.077%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.039%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.039%) Graphite
Vendors
1 295 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 137 (5.28%) VMware
3 105 (4.05%) Cisco
4 97 (3.74%) Citrix
5 95 (3.66%) SAP
6 90 (3.47%) Oracle
7 53 (2.04%) Remedy
8 44 (1.70%) EMC
9 41 (1.58%) ServiceNow
10 36 (1.39%) HP
11 30 (1.16%) NetApp
12 27 (1.04%) Avaya
13 23 (0.89%) IBM
14 19 (0.73%) BMC
15 16 (0.62%) Red Hat
15 16 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
16 15 (0.58%) Symantec
16 15 (0.58%) Business Objects
17 14 (0.54%) Computacenter
18 12 (0.46%) McAfee
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
SCC
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Petworth, West Sussex
Hunt 4 Staff
Salary: £16k - 28k per year + + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £52000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + car/allowance
Posted: 4 days ago