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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 233 248 300
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1253 1107 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.14% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.21% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 994 845 766
Average salary £51,000 £52,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% +5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 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 January 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 +36 520 £55,000 - 50
South East -18 264 £52,500 +5.00% 32
North West +24 114 £47,500 -7.76% 17
Yorkshire -10 98 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East of England -22 64 £50,000 - 9
West Midlands +10 63 £50,000 - 19
South West +23 61 £42,500 -17.07% 15
East Midlands +19 59 £45,000 -5.26% 11
North East +1 12 £47,500 +26.66%
Midlands - 11 £40,000 -
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 1666 (68.50%) ITIL
2 1412 (58.06%) Service Delivery
3 871 (35.81%) Service Management
4 699 (28.74%) Finance
5 683 (28.08%) SLA
6 387 (15.91%) Project Management
7 366 (15.05%) Degree
8 337 (13.86%) ITIL Certification
9 313 (12.87%) Change Management
10 299 (12.29%) Microsoft
11 276 (11.35%) Problem Management
12 258 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
13 253 (10.40%) PRINCE2
14 238 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 230 (9.46%) Windows
16 221 (9.09%) Incident Management
17 206 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
18 204 (8.39%) MS Excel
19 200 (8.22%) ITSM
20 168 (6.91%) Telecoms
21 156 (6.41%) SQL
21 156 (6.41%) Security Cleared
22 155 (6.37%) ITIL V3
23 151 (6.21%) People Management
24 147 (6.04%) VMware
25 142 (5.84%) Line Management
26 138 (5.67%) Coaching
27 121 (4.98%) Performance Management
28 115 (4.73%) Retail
29 113 (4.65%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 55 (2.26%) SharePoint
2 42 (1.73%) MS Exchange
3 20 (0.82%) IIS
4 13 (0.53%) Lync
5 9 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (0.37%) WorkSite
6 8 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.25%) Alfresco
7 6 (0.25%) CMS
8 5 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (0.21%) Apache
9 4 (0.16%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.082%) SAS
11 2 (0.082%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.041%) JCAPS
Applications
1 204 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 96 (3.95%) MS Office
3 63 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 31 (1.27%) MS Project
6 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
7 2 (0.082%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.041%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.52%) SaaS
2 15 (0.62%) Office 365
3 12 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.082%) Heroku
5 2 (0.082%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.73%) VPN
1 42 (1.73%) Internet
2 38 (1.56%) Firewall
3 34 (1.40%) Wireless
4 31 (1.27%) MPLS
5 29 (1.19%) LAN
6 27 (1.11%) WAN
7 24 (0.99%) DNS
8 22 (0.90%) 4G
9 21 (0.86%) VoIP
10 19 (0.78%) TCP/IP
10 19 (0.78%) SAN
11 18 (0.74%) DHCP
12 17 (0.70%) LTE
13 16 (0.66%) VLAN
13 16 (0.66%) Ethernet
14 15 (0.62%) 3G
15 14 (0.58%) Unified Communications
16 13 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
17 12 (0.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (0.90%) MySQL
3 16 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (0.41%) DB2
5 9 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.29%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (0.29%) QlikView
8 6 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.12%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.12%) Big Data
9 3 (0.12%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.082%) MS Access
10 2 (0.082%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.082%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.082%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (0.99%) JIRA
2 4 (0.16%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.12%) MSI
3 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.082%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.082%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.082%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.041%) Gerrit
General
1 699 (28.74%) Finance
2 168 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 115 (4.73%) Retail
4 104 (4.28%) Banking
5 88 (3.62%) Legal
6 71 (2.92%) Law
6 71 (2.92%) Marketing
7 42 (1.73%) Financial Institution
8 30 (1.23%) Advertising
9 25 (1.03%) Publishing
10 20 (0.82%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.66%) Back Office
12 16 (0.66%) Billing
13 11 (0.45%) Local Government
13 11 (0.45%) French Language
14 10 (0.41%) German Language
15 9 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.33%) Front Office
17 7 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (1.23%) Web Services
2 21 (0.86%) HTML
3 17 (0.70%) .NET
4 15 (0.62%) CSS
5 13 (0.53%) XML
6 11 (0.45%) Middleware
7 4 (0.16%) jQuery
7 4 (0.16%) Doctrine
8 3 (0.12%) JSON
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.12%) LAMP
8 3 (0.12%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.082%) JSP
9 2 (0.082%) RESTful
9 2 (0.082%) REST
9 2 (0.082%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.082%) WSDL
10 1 (0.041%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.041%) LINQ
10 1 (0.041%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 206 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 58 (2.38%) Statistics
4 43 (1.77%) Blackberry
5 40 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 38 (1.56%) Life Science
6 38 (1.56%) User Experience
7 30 (1.23%) Open Source
8 27 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
9 22 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (0.82%) EPoS
11 19 (0.78%) NHS
12 17 (0.70%) PMI
13 16 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 16 (0.66%) Hedge funds
14 14 (0.58%) Mobile App
14 14 (0.58%) CMDB
14 14 (0.58%) Smartphone
15 12 (0.49%) Tandem
15 12 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 230 (9.46%) Windows
2 49 (2.01%) Windows 7
3 47 (1.93%) UNIX
4 44 (1.81%) Linux
5 31 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (0.82%) Windows XP
7 17 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.37%) Android
10 7 (0.29%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.29%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.16%) Solaris
13 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.082%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.041%) Debian
15 1 (0.041%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1666 (68.50%) ITIL
2 1412 (58.06%) Service Delivery
3 871 (35.81%) Service Management
4 387 (15.91%) Project Management
5 313 (12.87%) Change Management
6 276 (11.35%) Problem Management
7 258 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 253 (10.40%) PRINCE2
9 238 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 221 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 200 (8.22%) ITSM
12 155 (6.37%) ITIL V3
13 151 (6.21%) People Management
14 142 (5.84%) Line Management
15 138 (5.67%) Coaching
16 121 (4.98%) Performance Management
17 107 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
17 107 (4.40%) Supplier Management
18 104 (4.28%) Mentoring
19 93 (3.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 156 (6.41%) SQL
2 27 (1.11%) C
3 24 (0.99%) Java
4 17 (0.70%) JavaScript
5 15 (0.62%) C#
6 7 (0.29%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.21%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.16%) VBA
9 3 (0.12%) Python
9 3 (0.12%) PHP
10 2 (0.082%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.082%) VB
10 2 (0.082%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.082%) Lingo
10 2 (0.082%) Ruby
11 1 (0.041%) Erlang
11 1 (0.041%) CFML
11 1 (0.041%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.041%) VBScript
11 1 (0.041%) Perl
Qualifications
1 366 (15.05%) Degree
2 337 (13.86%) ITIL Certification
3 156 (6.41%) Security Cleared
4 107 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 40 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 37 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 32 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 29 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 28 (1.15%) ISEB
10 24 (0.99%) PMP
11 20 (0.82%) MCP
12 17 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (0.58%) CCNA
14 12 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 11 (0.45%) MCSE
16 8 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
17 7 (0.29%) MCITP
18 5 (0.21%) MCSA
19 3 (0.12%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 683 (28.08%) SLA
2 66 (2.71%) QA
3 40 (1.64%) COBIT
4 36 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (1.32%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.16%) FATCA
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.082%) MiFID
10 2 (0.082%) BS15000
10 2 (0.082%) EMIR
10 2 (0.082%) Basel III
11 1 (0.041%) FINREP
11 1 (0.041%) TickIT
System Software
1 75 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 45 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.23%) XenApp
4 17 (0.70%) XenDesktop
5 14 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 13 (0.53%) Terminal Services
7 12 (0.49%) Hyper-V
8 10 (0.41%) vSphere
9 8 (0.33%) UAG
10 7 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.082%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.082%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.041%) Oracle RMAN
13 1 (0.041%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (0.74%) SCCM
2 9 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.33%) Puppet
4 7 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (0.25%) Nagios
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.16%) SCOM
8 3 (0.12%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.082%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.082%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.082%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.082%) Legato
9 2 (0.082%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.082%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.082%) WSUS
9 2 (0.082%) Graphite
10 1 (0.041%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.041%) BMC Performance Manager
10 1 (0.041%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 299 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 147 (6.04%) VMware
3 99 (4.07%) Citrix
4 85 (3.50%) Oracle
5 78 (3.21%) Cisco
6 56 (2.30%) SAP
7 42 (1.73%) HP
8 40 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 32 (1.32%) Remedy
10 31 (1.27%) Avaya
11 16 (0.66%) Teradata
12 15 (0.62%) McAfee
12 15 (0.62%) EMC
13 14 (0.58%) Dell
14 13 (0.53%) Juniper
15 11 (0.45%) Fidessa
16 10 (0.41%) Sybase
16 10 (0.41%) Nortel
16 10 (0.41%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.37%) BMC
Bromley, Kent
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 minutes ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 27 minutes ago
Clevedon, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to £40,000 + car + benefits + bonus
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Hays UK - Loughborough University
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (4K) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum with added bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago