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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 238 243 286
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1245 1134 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.21% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 980 875 784
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +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
94634 94059 95667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.85% 94.44% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 78629 76398 81688
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 £27,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +25 479 £55,000 - 42
South East -37 243 £50,000 - 30
North West +26 115 £45,000 -12.62% 10
Yorkshire +23 115 £42,500 -5.55% 9
West Midlands +8 80 £51,250 +7.89% 10
East of England -15 78 £47,500 -5.00% 16
East Midlands +35 65 £45,000 -5.26% 6
South West +26 63 £42,500 -9.09% 15
North East -10 9 £47,500 +26.66%
Midlands -4 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 1756 (70.52%) ITIL
2 1466 (58.88%) Service Delivery
3 893 (35.86%) Service Management
4 721 (28.96%) Finance
5 701 (28.15%) SLA
6 384 (15.42%) Project Management
7 375 (15.06%) ITIL Certification
8 356 (14.30%) Degree
9 333 (13.37%) Change Management
10 301 (12.09%) Microsoft
11 290 (11.65%) Problem Management
12 264 (10.60%) PRINCE2
13 262 (10.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 249 (10.00%) Incident Management
15 247 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 245 (9.84%) Windows
17 220 (8.84%) ITSM
18 213 (8.55%) MS Excel
19 205 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
20 184 (7.39%) Telecoms
21 162 (6.51%) Line Management
21 162 (6.51%) SQL
22 147 (5.90%) People Management
23 144 (5.78%) VMware
24 141 (5.66%) Security Cleared
25 136 (5.46%) Coaching
26 134 (5.38%) ITIL V3
27 130 (5.22%) Retail
28 127 (5.10%) Management Information System
29 118 (4.74%) Performance Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 50 (2.01%) MS Exchange
2 47 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 16 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (0.60%) Lync
4 15 (0.60%) IIS
5 13 (0.52%) WorkSite
6 10 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (0.24%) Alfresco
8 6 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.20%) CMS
10 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.080%) SAS
12 2 (0.080%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.040%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.040%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.040%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.040%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.040%) Apache
Applications
1 213 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 116 (4.66%) MS Office
3 59 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 31 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 30 (1.20%) MS Project
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.080%) FastStats
9 1 (0.040%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.20%) SAP SM
5 4 (0.16%) Rolfe and Nolan
6 3 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.12%) Advent Moxy
7 2 (0.080%) assyst
7 2 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.040%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.040%) Summit
8 1 (0.040%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.040%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.040%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.040%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.040%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 39 (1.57%) SaaS
2 17 (0.68%) Office 365
3 15 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.080%) Heroku
7 2 (0.080%) Yammer
8 1 (0.040%) IaaS
8 1 (0.040%) PaaS
8 1 (0.040%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.05%) Firewall
2 43 (1.73%) Wireless
3 40 (1.61%) Internet
4 38 (1.53%) VPN
5 35 (1.41%) WAN
6 32 (1.29%) VoIP
7 31 (1.24%) LAN
7 31 (1.24%) MPLS
8 26 (1.04%) DNS
9 22 (0.88%) SAN
10 21 (0.84%) DHCP
11 20 (0.80%) TCP/IP
12 17 (0.68%) Ethernet
13 15 (0.60%) 4G
14 14 (0.56%) VLAN
14 14 (0.56%) Network Security
14 14 (0.56%) Frame Relay
15 13 (0.52%) 3G
15 13 (0.52%) LTE
15 13 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (0.64%) MySQL
4 9 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 9 (0.36%) DB2
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.32%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.28%) QlikView
7 5 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.16%) Big Data
9 3 (0.12%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.12%) MS Access
9 3 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.080%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.080%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.080%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.080%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (0.80%) JIRA
2 7 (0.28%) MSI
3 4 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
4 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.080%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.040%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.040%) Gerrit
General
1 721 (28.96%) Finance
2 184 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 130 (5.22%) Retail
4 103 (4.14%) Banking
5 94 (3.78%) Legal
6 86 (3.45%) Law
7 63 (2.53%) Marketing
8 40 (1.61%) Financial Institution
9 30 (1.20%) Advertising
10 25 (1.00%) Publishing
11 23 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 22 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.76%) Billing
14 17 (0.68%) French Language
15 16 (0.64%) Back Office
16 15 (0.60%) German Language
17 13 (0.52%) Front Office
18 12 (0.48%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.28%) Electronics
20 5 (0.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (0.80%) Web Services
2 19 (0.76%) HTML
3 14 (0.56%) .NET
4 13 (0.52%) CSS
5 11 (0.44%) XML
6 6 (0.24%) Doctrine
7 4 (0.16%) jQuery
7 4 (0.16%) LAMP
8 3 (0.12%) JSON
8 3 (0.12%) JSP
8 3 (0.12%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.12%) Middleware
9 2 (0.080%) RESTful
9 2 (0.080%) WSDL
9 2 (0.080%) REST
9 2 (0.080%) WebSockets
10 1 (0.040%) SAML
10 1 (0.040%) D-Bus
10 1 (0.040%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.040%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 205 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (5.10%) Management Information System
3 66 (2.65%) Statistics
4 45 (1.81%) Blackberry
5 37 (1.49%) User Experience
6 33 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
7 32 (1.29%) Life Science
8 30 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 25 (1.00%) Open Source
10 23 (0.92%) PMI
11 20 (0.80%) EPoS
12 19 (0.76%) NHS
13 18 (0.72%) Hedge funds
14 17 (0.68%) Digital Media
14 17 (0.68%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (0.60%) FMCG
15 15 (0.60%) CMDB
15 15 (0.60%) IVR
15 15 (0.60%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 245 (9.84%) Windows
2 63 (2.53%) Windows 7
3 43 (1.73%) UNIX
4 40 (1.61%) Linux
5 31 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (0.84%) Windows XP
7 20 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.36%) Windows Vista
9 9 (0.36%) Android
9 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.28%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.20%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.12%) Solaris
13 3 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.080%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.080%) CentOS
15 1 (0.040%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1756 (70.52%) ITIL
2 1466 (58.88%) Service Delivery
3 893 (35.86%) Service Management
4 384 (15.42%) Project Management
5 333 (13.37%) Change Management
6 290 (11.65%) Problem Management
7 264 (10.60%) PRINCE2
8 262 (10.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 249 (10.00%) Incident Management
10 247 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 220 (8.84%) ITSM
12 162 (6.51%) Line Management
13 147 (5.90%) People Management
14 136 (5.46%) Coaching
15 134 (5.38%) ITIL V3
16 118 (4.74%) Performance Management
17 114 (4.58%) Supplier Management
18 103 (4.14%) Mentoring
19 95 (3.82%) CRM
20 92 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (6.51%) SQL
2 31 (1.24%) C
3 24 (0.96%) Java
4 15 (0.60%) JavaScript
4 15 (0.60%) C#
5 8 (0.32%) VBA
6 7 (0.28%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.20%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.12%) PHP
8 3 (0.12%) Python
8 3 (0.12%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.080%) VB
9 2 (0.080%) Ruby
9 2 (0.080%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.040%) VBScript
10 1 (0.040%) Perl
10 1 (0.040%) Erlang
10 1 (0.040%) CFML
10 1 (0.040%) Lingo
10 1 (0.040%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 375 (15.06%) ITIL Certification
2 356 (14.30%) Degree
3 141 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 93 (3.73%) SC Cleared
5 46 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (1.45%) PMI Certification
6 36 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 34 (1.37%) DV Cleared
8 33 (1.33%) VCP4
9 28 (1.12%) ISEB
10 26 (1.04%) PMP
11 22 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (0.80%) MCP
13 16 (0.64%) CCNA
14 15 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 13 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (0.48%) MCSE
17 8 (0.32%) CCNP
17 8 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
18 6 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 701 (28.15%) SLA
2 61 (2.45%) QA
3 40 (1.61%) COBIT
4 24 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
5 5 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.20%) MiFID
5 5 (0.20%) EMIR
6 4 (0.16%) FATCA
6 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.080%) Basel III
7 2 (0.080%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.040%) FINREP
8 1 (0.040%) TickIT
System Software
1 96 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 51 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.24%) XenApp
4 21 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 15 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 13 (0.52%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.24%) vSphere
9 3 (0.12%) UAG
9 3 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.12%) XenServer
10 2 (0.080%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.080%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.040%) Xen
11 1 (0.040%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 27 (1.08%) SCCM
2 9 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (0.32%) Puppet
4 7 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
5 6 (0.24%) Nagios
6 5 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.20%) Unicenter
6 5 (0.20%) SCOM
7 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
8 2 (0.080%) Graphite
8 2 (0.080%) WSUS
8 2 (0.080%) Legato
8 2 (0.080%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.080%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.080%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.040%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.040%) Foglight
9 1 (0.040%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 301 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 144 (5.78%) VMware
3 117 (4.70%) Citrix
4 97 (3.90%) Cisco
5 76 (3.05%) Oracle
6 65 (2.61%) SAP
7 44 (1.77%) HP
8 40 (1.61%) ServiceNow
9 34 (1.37%) Avaya
10 33 (1.33%) Remedy
11 21 (0.84%) EMC
12 16 (0.64%) Dell
13 15 (0.60%) IBM
13 15 (0.60%) Teradata
14 14 (0.56%) McAfee
15 12 (0.48%) Fidessa
15 12 (0.48%) Juniper
15 12 (0.48%) BMC
16 11 (0.44%) NetApp
16 11 (0.44%) Nortel
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Hays UK - Solent NHS Trust
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
Capita
Posted: Yesterday
Knowsley, Merseyside
Capita
Salary: Car, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £58,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Healthy Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £5k Bonus + 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
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + including car
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RecruitX
Salary: £29k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago