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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 253 257 252
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1179 1100 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.08% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.14% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 994 849 932
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,661 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +17 497 £55,000 - 72
South East -26 245 £50,000 -4.76% 27
North West +37 114 £49,000 +18.78% 6
West Midlands +38 103 £52,500 +10.52% 16
South West +6 76 £40,000 -15.78% 12
East of England -38 67 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Yorkshire -60 50 £42,750 -5.00% 13
East Midlands -1 21 £50,000 +14.28% 2
North East -18 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Service Manager
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1615 (65.31%) ITIL
2 1351 (54.63%) Service Delivery
3 870 (35.18%) Service Management
4 650 (26.28%) Finance
5 620 (25.07%) SLA
6 454 (18.36%) Project Management
7 348 (14.07%) ITIL Certification
8 303 (12.25%) Change Management
9 284 (11.48%) Degree
10 277 (11.20%) Microsoft
11 252 (10.19%) PRINCE2
11 252 (10.19%) Problem Management
12 251 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
13 234 (9.46%) Windows
14 227 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 217 (8.77%) ITSM
16 213 (8.61%) Incident Management
17 197 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
18 177 (7.16%) MS Excel
19 171 (6.91%) Telecoms
20 167 (6.75%) Line Management
21 159 (6.43%) ITIL V3
22 146 (5.90%) People Management
23 140 (5.66%) Retail
24 129 (5.22%) Supplier Management
25 128 (5.18%) VMware
26 117 (4.73%) Citrix
27 115 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
28 113 (4.57%) Security Cleared
29 109 (4.41%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 52 (2.10%) MS Exchange
2 42 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 20 (0.81%) IIS
4 17 (0.69%) Lync
5 14 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.40%) Apache
8 9 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (0.28%) CMS
11 6 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.16%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.081%) JCAPS
14 2 (0.081%) Moodle
14 2 (0.081%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.081%) CICS
15 1 (0.040%) SAS
Applications
1 177 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 88 (3.56%) MS Office
3 36 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.17%) MS Project
5 22 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.081%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.040%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.040%) SPSS
8 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.20%) SAP Business One
6 4 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (0.16%) HFM
6 4 (0.16%) Agresso
7 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
7 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.081%) Maximo
8 2 (0.081%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.081%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.081%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.040%) assyst
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.82%) SaaS
2 16 (0.65%) Office 365
3 10 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (1.74%) WAN
1 43 (1.74%) SAN
2 40 (1.62%) LAN
2 40 (1.62%) Firewall
3 39 (1.58%) DNS
4 38 (1.54%) Internet
5 33 (1.33%) VPN
6 32 (1.29%) 4G
7 28 (1.13%) 3G
8 24 (0.97%) LTE
9 23 (0.93%) DHCP
10 20 (0.81%) MPLS
10 20 (0.81%) Unified Communications
11 19 (0.77%) Wireless
12 18 (0.73%) VoIP
13 17 (0.69%) TCP/IP
14 16 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (0.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 20 (0.81%) MySQL
3 15 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (0.57%) Oracle Database
5 12 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (0.32%) Hadoop
7 7 (0.28%) DB2
7 7 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.20%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.16%) SAP BW
10 4 (0.16%) Essbase
11 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.081%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.081%) MS Access
12 2 (0.081%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.040%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.040%) Big Data
13 1 (0.040%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.040%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (0.65%) JIRA
2 6 (0.24%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.081%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.040%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.040%) Hudson
General
1 650 (26.28%) Finance
2 171 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 140 (5.66%) Retail
4 98 (3.96%) Banking
5 76 (3.07%) Legal
6 75 (3.03%) Marketing
7 68 (2.75%) Law
8 47 (1.90%) Advertising
9 38 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.13%) Publishing
11 22 (0.89%) Back Office
12 21 (0.85%) Local Government
13 17 (0.69%) Manufacturing
14 15 (0.61%) Billing
15 12 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 12 (0.49%) German Language
16 11 (0.44%) Games
17 9 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.32%) Automotive
18 8 (0.32%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.54%) Web Services
2 16 (0.65%) XML
2 16 (0.65%) HTML
3 15 (0.61%) .NET
4 14 (0.57%) CSS
5 13 (0.53%) Middleware
6 5 (0.20%) LAMP
7 4 (0.16%) WAMP
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.081%) HTML5
9 2 (0.081%) jQuery
9 2 (0.081%) CGI
9 2 (0.081%) REST
9 2 (0.081%) SOAP
9 2 (0.081%) JSON
9 2 (0.081%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.040%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.040%) LINQ
10 1 (0.040%) FpML
10 1 (0.040%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 197 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 53 (2.14%) Statistics
4 44 (1.78%) Computer Science
5 41 (1.66%) Blackberry
6 30 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (1.09%) NHS
8 22 (0.89%) CMDB
9 19 (0.77%) EPoS
9 19 (0.77%) Performance Metrics
9 19 (0.77%) User Experience
10 18 (0.73%) Life Science
11 16 (0.65%) CLARiiON
11 16 (0.65%) PMI
12 15 (0.61%) Thin Client
12 15 (0.61%) Fat Client
12 15 (0.61%) Open Source
13 12 (0.49%) Smartphone
14 11 (0.44%) Hedge funds
14 11 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 234 (9.46%) Windows
2 50 (2.02%) Windows 7
3 44 (1.78%) Linux
4 40 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (1.54%) UNIX
6 32 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.61%) Windows XP
9 14 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.32%) Solaris
12 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.16%) Android
13 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.12%) AIX
15 2 (0.081%) zOS
15 2 (0.081%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.040%) Debian
16 1 (0.040%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1615 (65.31%) ITIL
2 1351 (54.63%) Service Delivery
3 870 (35.18%) Service Management
4 454 (18.36%) Project Management
5 303 (12.25%) Change Management
6 252 (10.19%) PRINCE2
6 252 (10.19%) Problem Management
7 251 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 227 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 217 (8.77%) ITSM
10 213 (8.61%) Incident Management
11 167 (6.75%) Line Management
12 159 (6.43%) ITIL V3
13 146 (5.90%) People Management
14 129 (5.22%) Supplier Management
15 115 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
16 105 (4.25%) Mentoring
17 95 (3.84%) Coaching
17 95 (3.84%) Release Management
18 92 (3.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (4.08%) SQL
2 16 (0.65%) C
3 10 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 8 (0.32%) Java
5 4 (0.16%) PHP
6 2 (0.081%) Lisp
6 2 (0.081%) Lingo
7 1 (0.040%) Ruby
7 1 (0.040%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.040%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.040%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.040%) Perl
7 1 (0.040%) C#
7 1 (0.040%) C++
7 1 (0.040%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.040%) VBScript
7 1 (0.040%) VB
7 1 (0.040%) VBA
7 1 (0.040%) Python
7 1 (0.040%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 348 (14.07%) ITIL Certification
2 284 (11.48%) Degree
3 113 (4.57%) Security Cleared
4 90 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 43 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 41 (1.66%) ISEB
7 37 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 30 (1.21%) PMI Certification
9 24 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.69%) PMP
11 16 (0.65%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.61%) MCSE
13 14 (0.57%) MCP
13 14 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.44%) MCITP
15 10 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (0.40%) CCNA
16 8 (0.32%) MCSA
17 5 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
18 4 (0.16%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 620 (25.07%) SLA
2 68 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (2.39%) QA
4 49 (1.98%) COBIT
5 46 (1.86%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.77%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.20%) BS25999
9 4 (0.16%) Basel III
9 4 (0.16%) FATCA
10 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.12%) COSO
11 2 (0.081%) BS15000
12 1 (0.040%) TickIT
12 1 (0.040%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.040%) GxP
12 1 (0.040%) EMIR
12 1 (0.040%) FINREP
12 1 (0.040%) MiFID
System Software
1 106 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (1.90%) XenApp
4 18 (0.73%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.69%) XenDesktop
6 16 (0.65%) vSphere
6 16 (0.65%) UAG
7 15 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 15 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 10 (0.40%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.081%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.081%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.040%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.040%) Firmware
10 1 (0.040%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.040%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
1 16 (0.65%) SCCM
2 10 (0.40%) SCOM
2 10 (0.40%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.24%) NetBackup
3 6 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (0.16%) Puppet
5 4 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (0.16%) Nagios
5 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.12%) WSUS
6 3 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.081%) Legato
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.040%) Control-M
8 1 (0.040%) Foglight
8 1 (0.040%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.040%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 277 (11.20%) Microsoft
2 128 (5.18%) VMware
3 117 (4.73%) Citrix
4 102 (4.12%) Oracle
5 67 (2.71%) Cisco
6 53 (2.14%) SAP
7 41 (1.66%) Remedy
7 41 (1.66%) ServiceNow
8 35 (1.42%) HP
9 23 (0.93%) EMC
10 19 (0.77%) Red Hat
11 18 (0.73%) Avaya
12 16 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (0.61%) IBM
13 15 (0.61%) Infoblox
14 14 (0.57%) Juniper
15 13 (0.53%) McAfee
16 11 (0.44%) Wyse
17 9 (0.36%) BT
18 8 (0.32%) Teradata
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent + 20% bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + excellent commision structure and
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: Yesterday
London
83Zero
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The Curve Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum +car +bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 days ago