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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 233 234 251
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1288 1196 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.18% 1.18% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.25% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 960 987
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
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 £26,000 £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 31 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 31 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 +5 540 £55,000 - 50
South East -18 250 £50,000 - 28
East of England +15 95 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire -25 92 £43,250 -3.88% 10
West Midlands -21 88 £57,500 - 11
South West +42 86 £48,500 +14.11% 17
North West -18 67 £48,500 +2.10% 14
East Midlands +2 58 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East -16 9 £37,500 -23.07% 4
Midlands +13 3 £55,000 +18.91%
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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 1741 (65.21%) ITIL
2 1491 (55.84%) Service Delivery
3 1001 (37.49%) Service Management
4 714 (26.74%) Finance
5 613 (22.96%) SLA
6 531 (19.89%) Project Management
7 411 (15.39%) ITIL Certification
8 305 (11.42%) PRINCE2
9 304 (11.39%) Change Management
10 290 (10.86%) Windows
11 285 (10.67%) ITSM
12 274 (10.26%) Incident Management
13 273 (10.22%) Microsoft
14 268 (10.04%) Problem Management
15 249 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 246 (9.21%) Telecoms
17 244 (9.14%) Degree
18 215 (8.05%) ITIL V3
19 203 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
20 177 (6.63%) Active Directory
21 174 (6.52%) MS Excel
22 149 (5.58%) Supplier Management
23 139 (5.21%) VMware
23 139 (5.21%) Release Management
24 137 (5.13%) Citrix
25 132 (4.94%) Retail
26 108 (4.04%) Banking
26 108 (4.04%) Oracle
27 104 (3.90%) Cisco
28 100 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 88 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 40 (1.50%) Lync
3 39 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 27 (1.01%) IIS
5 19 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 17 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (0.60%) Apache
8 11 (0.41%) CICS
8 11 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.26%) JCAPS
11 6 (0.22%) CMS
11 6 (0.22%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.15%) Quickr
13 4 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.15%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.075%) Moodle
Applications
1 174 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 99 (3.71%) MS Office
3 31 (1.16%) MS Project
4 25 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.075%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) SPSS
8 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.45%) SAP Business One
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
5 8 (0.30%) HFM
6 5 (0.19%) Agresso
6 5 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 5 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
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 (0.037%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.037%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.037%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.037%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.13%) SaaS
2 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (0.34%) IaaS
3 8 (0.30%) Office 365
3 8 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.037%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.037%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.037%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (2.32%) SAN
2 59 (2.21%) WAN
3 57 (2.13%) DNS
4 55 (2.06%) LAN
5 42 (1.57%) Internet
5 42 (1.57%) Firewall
6 38 (1.42%) 3G
7 36 (1.35%) 4G
8 27 (1.01%) VPN
9 26 (0.97%) VoIP
10 23 (0.86%) LTE
10 23 (0.86%) Unified Communications
11 22 (0.82%) TCP/IP
12 21 (0.79%) DHCP
12 21 (0.79%) Broadband
13 17 (0.64%) NAS
14 16 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (0.60%) NetScaler
15 15 (0.56%) Wireless
16 14 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 15 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (0.45%) Oracle Database
3 12 (0.45%) MySQL
4 11 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (0.34%) DB2
6 8 (0.30%) Essbase
7 6 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.075%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.075%) MS Access
10 1 (0.037%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.037%) OLTP
10 1 (0.037%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.037%) DataStage
10 1 (0.037%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.037%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.037%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.037%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (0.41%) JIRA
2 6 (0.22%) LoadRunner
3 5 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.075%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.037%) Hudson
6 1 (0.037%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.037%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 714 (26.74%) Finance
2 246 (9.21%) Telecoms
3 132 (4.94%) Retail
4 108 (4.04%) Banking
5 89 (3.33%) Law
6 76 (2.85%) Legal
7 66 (2.47%) Marketing
8 63 (2.36%) Advertising
9 38 (1.42%) Back Office
10 37 (1.39%) Publishing
11 27 (1.01%) Billing
12 24 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.64%) Games
15 15 (0.56%) Local Government
16 12 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.41%) German Language
18 9 (0.34%) Retail Banking
18 9 (0.34%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (0.97%) Web Services
2 20 (0.75%) XML
3 15 (0.56%) CSS
4 11 (0.41%) .NET
5 10 (0.37%) LAMP
5 10 (0.37%) HTML
5 10 (0.37%) Middleware
6 9 (0.34%) WAMP
7 5 (0.19%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.11%) SOAP
8 3 (0.11%) REST
9 2 (0.075%) HTML5
9 2 (0.075%) CGI
9 2 (0.075%) COM
10 1 (0.037%) EDI
10 1 (0.037%) Servlets
10 1 (0.037%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.037%) J2EE
10 1 (0.037%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.037%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (3.71%) Management Information System
2 47 (1.76%) Statistics
3 31 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 30 (1.12%) CMDB
5 29 (1.09%) NHS
6 27 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
7 25 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (0.90%) Blackberry
9 18 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 16 (0.60%) PMI
10 16 (0.60%) Clustering
11 14 (0.52%) iPad
12 13 (0.49%) Smartphone
12 13 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
13 12 (0.45%) CLARiiON
14 11 (0.41%) Thin Client
14 11 (0.41%) Fat Client
15 10 (0.37%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.37%) Hedge funds
15 10 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 290 (10.86%) Windows
2 74 (2.77%) Windows 7
3 51 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (1.84%) Linux
5 34 (1.27%) UNIX
5 34 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (0.75%) Windows 8
8 16 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.56%) Windows XP
10 10 (0.37%) Solaris
10 10 (0.37%) zOS
11 7 (0.26%) CentOS
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.15%) Android
13 4 (0.15%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.15%) AIX
14 3 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1741 (65.21%) ITIL
2 1491 (55.84%) Service Delivery
3 1001 (37.49%) Service Management
4 531 (19.89%) Project Management
5 305 (11.42%) PRINCE2
6 304 (11.39%) Change Management
7 285 (10.67%) ITSM
8 274 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 268 (10.04%) Problem Management
10 249 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 215 (8.05%) ITIL V3
12 203 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
13 149 (5.58%) Supplier Management
14 139 (5.21%) Release Management
15 100 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
16 94 (3.52%) Business Development
17 92 (3.45%) Risk Management
18 90 (3.37%) Configuration Management
19 79 (2.96%) CRM
20 73 (2.73%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 86 (3.22%) SQL
2 15 (0.56%) C
3 12 (0.45%) Java
4 6 (0.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (0.22%) VB
5 5 (0.19%) Python
5 5 (0.19%) VBA
5 5 (0.19%) VBScript
5 5 (0.19%) PowerShell
5 5 (0.19%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.15%) PHP
6 4 (0.15%) C#
7 2 (0.075%) Lisp
8 1 (0.037%) C++
8 1 (0.037%) Tcl
8 1 (0.037%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.037%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 411 (15.39%) ITIL Certification
2 244 (9.14%) Degree
3 78 (2.92%) ISEB
4 62 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 44 (1.65%) SC Cleared
7 35 (1.31%) MCSE
8 32 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 27 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 25 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 21 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.71%) MCITP
13 17 (0.64%) CISA
13 17 (0.64%) CCNA
14 16 (0.60%) MCSA
14 16 (0.60%) CIMA
15 14 (0.52%) PMP
16 13 (0.49%) MBA
16 13 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 10 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 613 (22.96%) SLA
2 71 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (2.06%) QA
4 53 (1.99%) ISO 9001
5 39 (1.46%) COBIT
6 17 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.19%) BS25999
9 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.11%) COSO
10 2 (0.075%) Basel III
10 2 (0.075%) Basel II
11 1 (0.037%) GxP
11 1 (0.037%) BS15000
11 1 (0.037%) MiFID
11 1 (0.037%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.037%) EMIR
System Software
1 177 (6.63%) Active Directory
2 63 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.27%) XenApp
4 20 (0.75%) vSphere
5 16 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.45%) UAG
7 11 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 10 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.26%) XenServer
11 4 (0.15%) KVM
11 4 (0.15%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.15%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.15%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.037%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.037%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (0.90%) Backup Exec
2 20 (0.75%) WSUS
3 16 (0.60%) SCCM
4 14 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (0.45%) SCOM
6 8 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.19%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.11%) OpenView
9 3 (0.11%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.075%) NSN NetAct
10 2 (0.075%) Cacti
10 2 (0.075%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.075%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.075%) Netcool
10 2 (0.075%) Nagios
10 2 (0.075%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.037%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 273 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 139 (5.21%) VMware
3 137 (5.13%) Citrix
4 108 (4.04%) Oracle
5 104 (3.90%) Cisco
6 65 (2.43%) Remedy
7 64 (2.40%) SAP
8 61 (2.28%) ServiceNow
9 39 (1.46%) HP
10 35 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (1.31%) IBM
11 28 (1.05%) Dell
12 25 (0.94%) CheckPoint
13 21 (0.79%) EMC
14 16 (0.60%) Red Hat
15 15 (0.56%) Juniper
15 15 (0.56%) Tandberg
16 14 (0.52%) Polycom
16 14 (0.52%) Sage
17 13 (0.49%) Pegasus
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5k Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Whitstable, Kent
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + very good benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £80000 to £90000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita
Salary: car
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday