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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 237 245 233
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1233 1317 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.24% 1.19% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.26% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1050 1048
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +7 514 £57,500 +4.54% 41
South East -46 206 £49,500 -5.71% 19
East of England +54 107 £50,000 -4.76% 10
West Midlands -16 88 £50,000 -13.04% 15
Yorkshire +4 87 £45,000 +5.06% 6
South West +3 82 £46,000 -7.07% 14
East Midlands +27 78 £52,500 +16.66% 4
North West +15 73 £55,000 +22.22% 12
North East -8 5 £43,000 - 2
Midlands -7 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 1746 (70.35%) ITIL
2 1433 (57.74%) Service Delivery
3 945 (38.07%) Service Management
4 651 (26.23%) SLA
5 580 (23.37%) Finance
6 384 (15.47%) ITIL Certification
7 378 (15.23%) Project Management
8 353 (14.22%) Change Management
9 301 (12.13%) Problem Management
10 294 (11.85%) Incident Management
11 288 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 262 (10.56%) Degree
13 255 (10.27%) PRINCE2
14 253 (10.19%) Microsoft
15 234 (9.43%) Windows
16 222 (8.94%) ITSM
17 197 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
17 197 (7.94%) Telecoms
18 189 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
19 187 (7.53%) Data Centre
20 184 (7.41%) People Management
20 184 (7.41%) MS Excel
21 167 (6.73%) Retail
22 160 (6.45%) Line Management
23 148 (5.96%) ITIL V3
24 128 (5.16%) VMware
25 126 (5.08%) Law
26 123 (4.96%) Mentoring
27 117 (4.71%) MS Office
28 115 (4.63%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 51 (2.05%) MS Exchange
2 39 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 19 (0.77%) WorkSite
4 17 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (0.60%) Lync
6 10 (0.40%) SAS
7 8 (0.32%) CMS
8 7 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.16%) Drupal
9 4 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.16%) IIS
10 3 (0.12%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.081%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.081%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.081%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.081%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.081%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.081%) Apache
Applications
1 184 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 117 (4.71%) MS Office
3 34 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.68%) MS Project
5 16 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.40%) SPSS
7 7 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.081%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 21 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
2 11 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 10 (0.40%) SAP SM
4 5 (0.20%) Summit
5 4 (0.16%) assyst
5 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 3 (0.12%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.12%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.081%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.081%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.081%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.081%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.081%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.081%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.040%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.040%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.040%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.69%) SaaS
2 18 (0.73%) Office 365
2 18 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.24%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.081%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.081%) PaaS
8 2 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.081%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.081%) Heroku
9 1 (0.040%) Force.com
9 1 (0.040%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.97%) Firewall
2 46 (1.85%) VoIP
3 45 (1.81%) WAN
4 41 (1.65%) LAN
5 37 (1.49%) DHCP
5 37 (1.49%) Wireless
5 37 (1.49%) Internet
6 29 (1.17%) SAN
7 28 (1.13%) DNS
8 24 (0.97%) VPN
9 23 (0.93%) TCP/IP
10 20 (0.81%) MPLS
11 13 (0.52%) Network Security
11 13 (0.52%) NAS
11 13 (0.52%) Ethernet
12 12 (0.48%) Frame Relay
12 12 (0.48%) DSL
13 11 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (0.36%) NetScaler
14 9 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (2.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (0.64%) MySQL
4 10 (0.40%) Big Data
4 10 (0.40%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.36%) Data Mining
6 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.28%) MS Access
7 7 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.24%) QlikView
8 6 (0.24%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.16%) Text Mining
10 4 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.12%) SAP HANA
11 3 (0.12%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.12%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.12%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (0.48%) JIRA
2 7 (0.28%) MSI
3 4 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.081%) Maven
5 2 (0.081%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.081%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.081%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.040%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.040%) Hudson
6 1 (0.040%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.040%) LoadRunner
General
1 580 (23.37%) Finance
2 197 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 167 (6.73%) Retail
4 126 (5.08%) Law
5 113 (4.55%) Banking
6 94 (3.79%) Legal
7 53 (2.14%) Marketing
8 40 (1.61%) Manufacturing
9 36 (1.45%) Publishing
10 29 (1.17%) Billing
11 23 (0.93%) French Language
12 22 (0.89%) Advertising
12 22 (0.89%) Front Office
13 21 (0.85%) German Language
13 21 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.52%) Back Office
15 12 (0.48%) Financial Institution
16 11 (0.44%) Aerospace
17 8 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 8 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (0.73%) Web Services
2 13 (0.52%) HTML
3 12 (0.48%) .NET
4 11 (0.44%) CSS
5 10 (0.40%) Application Packaging
6 7 (0.28%) ISPF
7 5 (0.20%) REST
7 5 (0.20%) WSDL
7 5 (0.20%) XML
7 5 (0.20%) jQuery
8 4 (0.16%) LAMP
8 4 (0.16%) Doctrine
9 3 (0.12%) JSP
10 2 (0.081%) Spring
10 2 (0.081%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.081%) Grails
10 2 (0.081%) Spring MVC
10 2 (0.081%) Middleware
10 2 (0.081%) J2EE
10 2 (0.081%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 189 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 187 (7.53%) Data Centre
3 115 (4.63%) Management Information System
4 51 (2.05%) Statistics
5 38 (1.53%) CMDB
6 33 (1.33%) Life Science
6 33 (1.33%) User Experience
7 30 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
8 25 (1.01%) PMI
8 25 (1.01%) Blackberry
8 25 (1.01%) EPoS
8 25 (1.01%) FMCG
9 21 (0.85%) Computer Science
10 20 (0.81%) Mathematics
11 16 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (0.60%) IVR
13 14 (0.56%) NHS
13 14 (0.56%) Hedge funds
14 13 (0.52%) Private Cloud
14 13 (0.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 234 (9.43%) Windows
2 60 (2.42%) Windows 7
3 59 (2.38%) Linux
4 37 (1.49%) UNIX
5 32 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.44%) Windows XP
8 11 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.32%) Android
11 7 (0.28%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.24%) Solaris
13 5 (0.20%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.081%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.081%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.081%) CentOS
16 1 (0.040%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1746 (70.35%) ITIL
2 1433 (57.74%) Service Delivery
3 945 (38.07%) Service Management
4 378 (15.23%) Project Management
5 353 (14.22%) Change Management
6 301 (12.13%) Problem Management
7 294 (11.85%) Incident Management
8 288 (11.60%) Continuous Improvement
9 255 (10.27%) PRINCE2
10 222 (8.94%) ITSM
11 197 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 184 (7.41%) People Management
13 160 (6.45%) Line Management
14 148 (5.96%) ITIL V3
15 123 (4.96%) Mentoring
16 102 (4.11%) Release Management
17 100 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
18 96 (3.87%) Supplier Management
19 93 (3.75%) Configuration Management
20 89 (3.59%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (4.59%) SQL
2 36 (1.45%) C
3 21 (0.85%) Java
4 20 (0.81%) C#
5 15 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 12 (0.48%) PL/SQL
7 7 (0.28%) VBA
8 5 (0.20%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.20%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.16%) Ruby
9 4 (0.16%) PHP
9 4 (0.16%) R
10 3 (0.12%) Python
10 3 (0.12%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.040%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.040%) CFML
11 1 (0.040%) C++
11 1 (0.040%) VB
Qualifications
1 384 (15.47%) ITIL Certification
2 262 (10.56%) Degree
3 111 (4.47%) Security Cleared
4 81 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 57 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 31 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 24 (0.97%) PMI Certification
8 23 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 22 (0.89%) ISEB
10 18 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 16 (0.64%) PMP
12 14 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.40%) CCNA
13 10 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.32%) MCP
14 8 (0.32%) MCSE
15 6 (0.24%) CISSP
15 6 (0.24%) CISM
15 6 (0.24%) CCNP
16 5 (0.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 651 (26.23%) SLA
2 46 (1.85%) QA
3 36 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.73%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.60%) COBIT
6 8 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.16%) MiFID
8 4 (0.16%) EMIR
System Software
1 72 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 72 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 23 (0.93%) XenApp
3 15 (0.60%) vSphere
4 9 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 9 (0.36%) XenDesktop
4 9 (0.36%) UAG
5 4 (0.16%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.12%) XenServer
6 3 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.081%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.040%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.040%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (1.53%) SCCM
2 9 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (0.20%) Unicenter
5 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.16%) SCOM
5 4 (0.16%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.081%) WSUS
6 2 (0.081%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.081%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.081%) OpenSSO
6 2 (0.081%) Puppet
7 1 (0.040%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.040%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.040%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.040%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.040%) Graphite
7 1 (0.040%) Nagios
Vendors
1 253 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 128 (5.16%) VMware
3 105 (4.23%) Cisco
4 97 (3.91%) Citrix
5 91 (3.67%) Oracle
6 77 (3.10%) SAP
7 48 (1.93%) ServiceNow
8 46 (1.85%) Remedy
9 40 (1.61%) HP
10 36 (1.45%) EMC
11 28 (1.13%) Avaya
12 26 (1.05%) IBM
13 23 (0.93%) NetApp
14 19 (0.77%) BMC
15 16 (0.64%) Dell
16 15 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
17 12 (0.48%) Red Hat
17 12 (0.48%) Sun
18 11 (0.44%) Symantec
18 11 (0.44%) McAfee
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Imperial College London
Salary: £62,050 - 80,000 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30% Bonus + Private Medical + Othe
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
SCC
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Annapurna
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car / Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
UK Shared Business Services Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,670 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k to £90k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago