The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 239 240 266
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1274 1199 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.18% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.25% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 971 933
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102606 96024 105994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84657 80426 91603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
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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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
(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 +2 544 £55,000 - 48
South East -11 248 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East of England +1 92 £50,000 - 9
West Midlands -13 92 £57,500 - 21
South West +51 87 £48,500 +14.11% 22
Yorkshire -44 84 £45,000 - 13
North West -11 62 £47,500 - 8
East Midlands 0 55 £42,500 - 9
North East -18 6 £41,750 -12.10% 4
Midlands +15 4 £50,000 +8.10%
Service Manager
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1729 (65.25%) ITIL
2 1494 (56.38%) Service Delivery
3 990 (37.36%) Service Management
4 723 (27.28%) Finance
5 619 (23.36%) SLA
6 540 (20.38%) Project Management
7 415 (15.66%) ITIL Certification
8 298 (11.25%) PRINCE2
9 293 (11.06%) Change Management
10 288 (10.87%) Windows
11 281 (10.60%) ITSM
12 274 (10.34%) Incident Management
12 274 (10.34%) Problem Management
13 273 (10.30%) Microsoft
14 249 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
15 244 (9.21%) Telecoms
16 241 (9.09%) Degree
17 208 (7.85%) ITIL V3
18 198 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
19 178 (6.72%) Active Directory
20 175 (6.60%) MS Excel
21 148 (5.58%) Supplier Management
22 137 (5.17%) Citrix
23 136 (5.13%) Retail
24 134 (5.06%) Release Management
25 132 (4.98%) VMware
26 108 (4.08%) Banking
27 105 (3.96%) Cisco
27 105 (3.96%) Oracle
28 100 (3.77%) MS Office

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 94 (3.55%) MS Exchange
2 43 (1.62%) Lync
3 38 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 25 (0.94%) IIS
5 18 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.49%) Apache
7 13 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.42%) CICS
10 7 (0.26%) JCAPS
11 6 (0.23%) CMS
12 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.19%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.15%) Quickr
13 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.075%) Moodle
Applications
1 175 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 100 (3.77%) MS Office
3 31 (1.17%) MS Project
4 24 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.038%) SPSS
7 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.45%) SAP Business One
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.30%) HFM
5 8 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
6 5 (0.19%) Sage 200
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.19%) Agresso
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.075%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.075%) arcHouse
8 2 (0.075%) assyst
8 2 (0.075%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.075%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.075%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.075%) Maximo
9 1 (0.038%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 54 (2.04%) SaaS
2 9 (0.34%) IaaS
2 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.30%) Office 365
4 7 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.038%) PaaS
6 1 (0.038%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 64 (2.42%) WAN
2 62 (2.34%) LAN
2 62 (2.34%) SAN
3 55 (2.08%) DNS
4 42 (1.58%) Firewall
5 40 (1.51%) Internet
6 37 (1.40%) 3G
7 35 (1.32%) 4G
8 27 (1.02%) VoIP
9 23 (0.87%) TCP/IP
9 23 (0.87%) VPN
9 23 (0.87%) LTE
9 23 (0.87%) Unified Communications
10 21 (0.79%) Broadband
11 20 (0.75%) DHCP
12 17 (0.64%) NAS
13 16 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
14 15 (0.57%) NetScaler
14 15 (0.57%) Wireless
15 13 (0.49%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (3.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (0.42%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.34%) DB2
6 8 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (0.30%) MySQL
6 8 (0.30%) Essbase
7 6 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.075%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.075%) MS Access
10 1 (0.038%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.038%) OLTP
10 1 (0.038%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.038%) DataStage
10 1 (0.038%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.038%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.038%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.038%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (0.34%) JIRA
2 5 (0.19%) LoadRunner
2 5 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.038%) Hudson
5 1 (0.038%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.038%) Git (software)
General
1 723 (27.28%) Finance
2 244 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 136 (5.13%) Retail
4 108 (4.08%) Banking
5 92 (3.47%) Law
6 77 (2.91%) Legal
7 65 (2.45%) Advertising
8 64 (2.42%) Marketing
9 39 (1.47%) Publishing
9 39 (1.47%) Back Office
10 28 (1.06%) Billing
11 25 (0.94%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 17 (0.64%) Games
14 13 (0.49%) Local Government
15 12 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 11 (0.42%) French Language
16 11 (0.42%) German Language
17 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (0.91%) Web Services
2 19 (0.72%) XML
3 14 (0.53%) CSS
4 10 (0.38%) .NET
4 10 (0.38%) Middleware
4 10 (0.38%) LAMP
5 9 (0.34%) WAMP
5 9 (0.34%) HTML
6 5 (0.19%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.11%) SOAP
7 3 (0.11%) REST
8 2 (0.075%) HTML5
8 2 (0.075%) CGI
8 2 (0.075%) COM
9 1 (0.038%) J2EE
9 1 (0.038%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.038%) Servlets
9 1 (0.038%) EDI
9 1 (0.038%) FpML
9 1 (0.038%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 99 (3.74%) Management Information System
2 48 (1.81%) Statistics
3 32 (1.21%) Computer Science
4 29 (1.09%) CMDB
5 28 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
6 25 (0.94%) NHS
7 24 (0.91%) Blackberry
8 23 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 17 (0.64%) PMI
11 16 (0.60%) Clustering
12 13 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.49%) Thin Client
12 13 (0.49%) iPad
12 13 (0.49%) Fat Client
12 13 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
13 12 (0.45%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.42%) Open Source
14 11 (0.42%) Replication
14 11 (0.42%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 288 (10.87%) Windows
2 72 (2.72%) Windows 7
3 54 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (1.70%) Linux
5 34 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (1.17%) UNIX
7 26 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (0.68%) Windows 8
9 16 (0.60%) Windows XP
10 15 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.38%) zOS
12 9 (0.34%) Solaris
13 7 (0.26%) CentOS
14 6 (0.23%) AIX
15 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.19%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.15%) Android
16 4 (0.15%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1729 (65.25%) ITIL
2 1494 (56.38%) Service Delivery
3 990 (37.36%) Service Management
4 540 (20.38%) Project Management
5 298 (11.25%) PRINCE2
6 293 (11.06%) Change Management
7 281 (10.60%) ITSM
8 274 (10.34%) Incident Management
8 274 (10.34%) Problem Management
9 249 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 208 (7.85%) ITIL V3
11 198 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 148 (5.58%) Supplier Management
13 134 (5.06%) Release Management
14 99 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
15 97 (3.66%) Business Development
16 92 (3.47%) Risk Management
17 89 (3.36%) Configuration Management
18 80 (3.02%) CRM
19 75 (2.83%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 91 (3.43%) SQL
2 15 (0.57%) C
3 12 (0.45%) Java
4 6 (0.23%) VB
5 5 (0.19%) VBA
5 5 (0.19%) Python
5 5 (0.19%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.19%) VBScript
5 5 (0.19%) PowerShell
5 5 (0.19%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.15%) C#
7 3 (0.11%) PHP
7 3 (0.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.075%) Lisp
9 1 (0.038%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.038%) Ruby
9 1 (0.038%) C++
9 1 (0.038%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 415 (15.66%) ITIL Certification
2 241 (9.09%) Degree
3 80 (3.02%) ISEB
4 66 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 60 (2.26%) Security Cleared
6 45 (1.70%) SC Cleared
7 37 (1.40%) MCSE
8 31 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 26 (0.98%) PMI Certification
10 25 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 23 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (0.75%) MCITP
13 19 (0.72%) CCNA
14 17 (0.64%) MCSA
14 17 (0.64%) CISA
15 16 (0.60%) CIMA
16 15 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 13 (0.49%) MBA
17 13 (0.49%) PMP
18 11 (0.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 619 (23.36%) SLA
2 72 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 56 (2.11%) QA
4 55 (2.08%) ISO 9001
5 35 (1.32%) COBIT
6 14 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.15%) BS25999
9 3 (0.11%) COSO
9 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.075%) Basel II
10 2 (0.075%) Basel III
11 1 (0.038%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.038%) EMIR
11 1 (0.038%) MiFID
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.038%) GxP
System Software
1 178 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 58 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.28%) XenApp
4 19 (0.72%) vSphere
5 16 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.38%) UAG
6 10 (0.38%) XenDesktop
6 10 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 8 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (0.26%) XenServer
9 4 (0.15%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.15%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.15%) KVM
10 2 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.038%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (0.98%) Backup Exec
2 20 (0.75%) WSUS
3 16 (0.60%) SCCM
4 13 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (0.42%) SCOM
6 7 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.19%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.11%) OpenView
9 3 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.075%) Cacti
10 2 (0.075%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.075%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.075%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.075%) Netcool
10 2 (0.075%) Nagios
10 2 (0.075%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.075%) NSN NetAct
11 1 (0.038%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 273 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 137 (5.17%) Citrix
3 132 (4.98%) VMware
4 105 (3.96%) Oracle
4 105 (3.96%) Cisco
5 65 (2.45%) Remedy
6 63 (2.38%) SAP
7 59 (2.23%) ServiceNow
8 39 (1.47%) HP
9 37 (1.40%) IBM
10 32 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (1.06%) Dell
12 27 (1.02%) CheckPoint
13 20 (0.75%) EMC
14 15 (0.57%) Red Hat
14 15 (0.57%) Tandberg
15 14 (0.53%) Polycom
15 14 (0.53%) Juniper
15 14 (0.53%) Sage
16 13 (0.49%) Pegasus
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus, Single Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Advantage XPO
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 21 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday