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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 229 251 240
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1364 1254 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.17% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.24% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1056 937
Average salary £50,465 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,469 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +27 593 £55,500 +0.90% 67
South East -20 225 £48,500 -3.00% 26
North West +19 106 £45,000 -9.09% 15
East of England +15 105 £55,000 +22.22% 9
West Midlands +11 96 £50,000 -13.79% 12
South West -2 89 £44,500 +11.25% 18
Yorkshire +12 86 £47,500 +9.82% 5
East Midlands +6 54 £45,000 +5.88% 3
North East -9 7 £37,469 -4.53% 3
Midlands -12 4 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1803 (69.35%) ITIL
2 1442 (55.46%) Service Delivery
3 1022 (39.31%) Service Management
4 606 (23.31%) SLA
5 594 (22.85%) Finance
6 464 (17.85%) Project Management
7 395 (15.19%) ITIL Certification
8 354 (13.62%) Change Management
9 351 (13.50%) PRINCE2
10 325 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 322 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 310 (11.92%) Problem Management
13 305 (11.73%) Microsoft
14 261 (10.04%) Degree
15 236 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 229 (8.81%) ITSM
17 219 (8.42%) Windows
18 212 (8.15%) MS Excel
19 194 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
19 194 (7.46%) Retail
19 194 (7.46%) Data Centre
20 190 (7.31%) Line Management
21 174 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
22 172 (6.62%) People Management
23 171 (6.58%) Telecoms
24 143 (5.50%) Mentoring
25 141 (5.42%) ITIL V3
26 135 (5.19%) Banking
27 122 (4.69%) Management Information System
28 120 (4.62%) Release Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 49 (1.88%) SharePoint
2 43 (1.65%) MS Exchange
3 14 (0.54%) Lync
4 11 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (0.35%) CMS
6 8 (0.31%) SAS
7 7 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 7 (0.27%) WorkSite
8 6 (0.23%) Confluence
8 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.19%) Drupal
10 4 (0.15%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.12%) Apache
11 3 (0.12%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.077%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.077%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.077%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 212 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 86 (3.31%) MS Office
3 53 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (0.73%) MS Project
5 14 (0.54%) SPSS
6 5 (0.19%) FastStats
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 23 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 11 (0.42%) Summit
4 9 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 9 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
5 8 (0.31%) SAP SRM
5 8 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
6 6 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.23%) SAP SM
7 5 (0.19%) Unica
7 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
8 4 (0.15%) SAP HR
9 3 (0.12%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.077%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.077%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.077%) CODA-Financials
10 2 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.04%) SaaS
2 24 (0.92%) Office 365
3 12 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.31%) IaaS
6 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.077%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.077%) PaaS
7 2 (0.077%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.077%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.15%) WAN
2 54 (2.08%) LAN
3 43 (1.65%) Firewall
4 37 (1.42%) DHCP
5 35 (1.35%) Internet
6 31 (1.19%) VoIP
7 30 (1.15%) SAN
8 27 (1.04%) VPN
9 26 (1.00%) DNS
10 20 (0.77%) TCP/IP
11 19 (0.73%) MPLS
11 19 (0.73%) Wireless
12 14 (0.54%) NAS
13 13 (0.50%) Unified Communications
14 11 (0.42%) NetScaler
14 11 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.42%) SMS
15 7 (0.27%) Intranet
15 7 (0.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (0.73%) SAP BW
3 15 (0.58%) Big Data
4 14 (0.54%) Data Mining
4 14 (0.54%) MySQL
5 13 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (0.31%) SAP BI
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (0.23%) QlikView
10 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.15%) MS Access
12 4 (0.15%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (0.35%) JIRA
2 3 (0.12%) MSI
2 3 (0.12%) Maven
3 2 (0.077%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.077%) Redmine
4 1 (0.038%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.038%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.038%) Hudson
General
1 594 (22.85%) Finance
2 194 (7.46%) Retail
3 171 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 135 (5.19%) Banking
5 113 (4.35%) Law
6 83 (3.19%) Manufacturing
7 76 (2.92%) Legal
8 69 (2.65%) Marketing
9 50 (1.92%) Publishing
10 49 (1.88%) Billing
11 27 (1.04%) German Language
12 23 (0.88%) Investment Banking
13 21 (0.81%) Advertising
14 19 (0.73%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.65%) French Language
16 16 (0.62%) Back Office
17 14 (0.54%) Front Office
17 14 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
18 12 (0.46%) Multimedia
19 11 (0.42%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (0.92%) .NET
2 20 (0.77%) Web Services
3 10 (0.38%) HTML
3 10 (0.38%) Application Packaging
4 8 (0.31%) jQuery
4 8 (0.31%) AngularJS
5 7 (0.27%) ISPF
6 6 (0.23%) REST
7 5 (0.19%) RESTful
8 4 (0.15%) Middleware
8 4 (0.15%) CSS
9 3 (0.12%) COM
9 3 (0.12%) J2EE
9 3 (0.12%) Spring
9 3 (0.12%) Spring MVC
9 3 (0.12%) Sass
9 3 (0.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (0.12%) WSDL
10 2 (0.077%) Grails
10 2 (0.077%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 194 (7.46%) Data Centre
2 174 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 44 (1.69%) Life Science
5 39 (1.50%) CMDB
6 37 (1.42%) Statistics
7 35 (1.35%) Computer Science
8 32 (1.23%) Performance Metrics
9 27 (1.04%) FMCG
10 26 (1.00%) Mathematics
11 25 (0.96%) User Experience
12 24 (0.92%) EPoS
13 16 (0.62%) PMI
13 16 (0.62%) Digital Media
14 14 (0.54%) NHS
15 13 (0.50%) Blackberry
15 13 (0.50%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.50%) CLARiiON
16 12 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
16 12 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 219 (8.42%) Windows
2 56 (2.15%) Linux
3 54 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 44 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (1.23%) UNIX
7 19 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 15 (0.58%) Windows XP
8 15 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.46%) Android
10 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.19%) Solaris
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.19%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.15%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.12%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.077%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.077%) AIX
15 1 (0.038%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1803 (69.35%) ITIL
2 1442 (55.46%) Service Delivery
3 1022 (39.31%) Service Management
4 464 (17.85%) Project Management
5 354 (13.62%) Change Management
6 351 (13.50%) PRINCE2
7 325 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 322 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 310 (11.92%) Problem Management
10 236 (9.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 229 (8.81%) ITSM
12 194 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
13 190 (7.31%) Line Management
14 172 (6.62%) People Management
15 143 (5.50%) Mentoring
16 141 (5.42%) ITIL V3
17 120 (4.62%) Release Management
18 116 (4.46%) Coaching
19 105 (4.04%) Performance Management
19 105 (4.04%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (3.58%) SQL
2 38 (1.46%) C
3 19 (0.73%) Java
4 11 (0.42%) JavaScript
5 10 (0.38%) T-SQL
5 10 (0.38%) PL/SQL
6 9 (0.35%) C#
7 4 (0.15%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.15%) Scala
7 4 (0.15%) R
8 2 (0.077%) Ruby
8 2 (0.077%) C++
8 2 (0.077%) VBScript
9 1 (0.038%) VBA
9 1 (0.038%) PHP
Qualifications
1 395 (15.19%) ITIL Certification
2 261 (10.04%) Degree
3 87 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 68 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 48 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 31 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 25 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 18 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (0.58%) MCSE
11 15 (0.58%) CCNA
11 15 (0.58%) ISEB
11 15 (0.58%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.54%) MCP
13 12 (0.46%) A+ Certification
14 10 (0.38%) MCTS
15 9 (0.35%) CISM
15 9 (0.35%) CISSP
16 8 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 606 (23.31%) SLA
2 45 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (1.54%) QA
4 26 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.69%) COBIT
6 12 (0.46%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.077%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 62 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.00%) XenApp
4 22 (0.85%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.62%) vSphere
6 11 (0.42%) UAG
6 11 (0.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.15%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.077%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.077%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.077%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (0.92%) SCCM
2 11 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (0.27%) Graphite
4 5 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.15%) Control-M
5 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.15%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.12%) ARCserve
6 3 (0.12%) WSUS
6 3 (0.12%) SCOM
6 3 (0.12%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.077%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.077%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.077%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.077%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.077%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.077%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.077%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 305 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 116 (4.46%) VMware
3 102 (3.92%) Oracle
4 96 (3.69%) SAP
5 86 (3.31%) Cisco
6 71 (2.73%) Citrix
7 62 (2.38%) Remedy
8 50 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 34 (1.31%) EMC
10 27 (1.04%) HP
11 26 (1.00%) NetApp
12 21 (0.81%) BMC
12 21 (0.81%) IBM
13 20 (0.77%) Avaya
14 16 (0.62%) Apple
14 16 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.54%) Symantec
15 14 (0.54%) Computacenter
16 13 (0.50%) Red Hat
16 13 (0.50%) PeopleSoft
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + car allowance + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + package
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Colne, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-55K
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: up to 90K + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Norton Leigh
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Excellent benefits and bonus options
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-90K
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday