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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 238 231 252
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1282 1227 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.17% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.28% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 957 998
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 +26 550 £55,000 - 49
South East -15 266 £50,000 - 19
Yorkshire -48 88 £45,000 +3.44% 5
East of England -8 87 £47,500 -5.00% 9
West Midlands -21 82 £57,500 +4.54% 11
North West -18 81 £50,000 - 20
South West +15 69 £40,000 -11.11% 13
East Midlands -6 48 £43,750 -2.77% 1
North East -12 11 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Midlands +22 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1696 (65.03%) ITIL
2 1438 (55.14%) Service Delivery
3 1001 (38.38%) Service Management
4 702 (26.92%) Finance
5 639 (24.50%) SLA
6 520 (19.94%) Project Management
7 372 (14.26%) ITIL Certification
8 297 (11.39%) Change Management
9 292 (11.20%) PRINCE2
10 286 (10.97%) ITSM
11 278 (10.66%) Windows
12 264 (10.12%) Microsoft
13 255 (9.78%) Problem Management
14 254 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
15 247 (9.47%) Incident Management
16 245 (9.39%) Degree
17 237 (9.09%) Telecoms
18 219 (8.40%) ITIL V3
19 197 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
20 172 (6.60%) MS Excel
21 157 (6.02%) Active Directory
22 148 (5.67%) Supplier Management
23 139 (5.33%) VMware
23 139 (5.33%) Release Management
24 132 (5.06%) Retail
25 126 (4.83%) Citrix
26 111 (4.26%) Banking
27 105 (4.03%) Oracle
28 100 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
28 100 (3.83%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 78 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 38 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 33 (1.27%) Lync
4 23 (0.88%) IIS
5 19 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 17 (0.65%) Apache
7 16 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.38%) CICS
10 8 (0.31%) JCAPS
10 8 (0.31%) CMS
11 6 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.23%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.15%) Quickr
14 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 172 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 96 (3.68%) MS Office
3 28 (1.07%) MS Project
4 26 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.077%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.038%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.038%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.038%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.46%) SAP Business One
2 12 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
6 8 (0.31%) HFM
7 5 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 5 (0.19%) Agresso
7 5 (0.19%) Sage 200
8 4 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.077%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.077%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.077%) Maximo
10 1 (0.038%) assyst
10 1 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.038%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.30%) SaaS
2 9 (0.35%) Office 365
3 8 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.31%) IaaS
4 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.038%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.038%) PaaS
5 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.22%) SAN
2 55 (2.11%) DNS
3 54 (2.07%) WAN
4 50 (1.92%) LAN
5 47 (1.80%) Internet
6 40 (1.53%) Firewall
7 38 (1.46%) 4G
8 37 (1.42%) 3G
9 31 (1.19%) VPN
10 25 (0.96%) Broadband
10 25 (0.96%) LTE
11 24 (0.92%) DHCP
12 23 (0.88%) TCP/IP
13 22 (0.84%) VoIP
14 21 (0.81%) Unified Communications
15 17 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (0.61%) NetScaler
16 16 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
16 16 (0.61%) NAS
17 15 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (0.50%) MySQL
4 11 (0.42%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (0.31%) DB2
5 8 (0.31%) Essbase
6 6 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.12%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.077%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.077%) MS Access
9 1 (0.038%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.038%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.038%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.038%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.038%) DataStage
9 1 (0.038%) Big Data
9 1 (0.038%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.038%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 14 (0.54%) JIRA
2 6 (0.23%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.077%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.038%) Hudson
5 1 (0.038%) Git (software)
General
1 702 (26.92%) Finance
2 237 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 132 (5.06%) Retail
4 111 (4.26%) Banking
5 79 (3.03%) Law
6 75 (2.88%) Legal
7 70 (2.68%) Marketing
8 60 (2.30%) Advertising
9 33 (1.27%) Back Office
9 33 (1.27%) Publishing
10 25 (0.96%) Billing
10 25 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 22 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.77%) Local Government
13 14 (0.54%) Games
14 12 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.42%) German Language
16 10 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.31%) French Language
17 8 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.30%) Web Services
2 21 (0.81%) XML
3 17 (0.65%) CSS
4 15 (0.58%) Middleware
5 13 (0.50%) .NET
6 12 (0.46%) HTML
7 10 (0.38%) LAMP
8 9 (0.35%) WAMP
9 5 (0.19%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.12%) SOAP
10 3 (0.12%) REST
11 2 (0.077%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (0.077%) HTML5
11 2 (0.077%) CGI
11 2 (0.077%) COM
12 1 (0.038%) JSON
12 1 (0.038%) EDI
12 1 (0.038%) J2EE
12 1 (0.038%) Servlets
12 1 (0.038%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 100 (3.83%) Management Information System
2 49 (1.88%) Statistics
3 34 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 30 (1.15%) NHS
4 30 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (1.11%) CMDB
6 27 (1.04%) Blackberry
7 16 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 16 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 15 (0.58%) CLARiiON
8 15 (0.58%) PMI
9 14 (0.54%) iPad
10 13 (0.50%) EPoS
11 12 (0.46%) Fat Client
11 12 (0.46%) Thin Client
12 11 (0.42%) Clustering
12 11 (0.42%) IBM Mainframe
13 10 (0.38%) Open Source
13 10 (0.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 278 (10.66%) Windows
2 69 (2.65%) Windows 7
3 51 (1.96%) Linux
4 49 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (1.38%) UNIX
6 33 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 19 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.46%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.42%) Solaris
11 9 (0.35%) zOS
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.15%) CentOS
13 4 (0.15%) Android
14 3 (0.12%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.038%) Fedora
15 1 (0.038%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1696 (65.03%) ITIL
2 1438 (55.14%) Service Delivery
3 1001 (38.38%) Service Management
4 520 (19.94%) Project Management
5 297 (11.39%) Change Management
6 292 (11.20%) PRINCE2
7 286 (10.97%) ITSM
8 255 (9.78%) Problem Management
9 254 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 247 (9.47%) Incident Management
11 219 (8.40%) ITIL V3
12 197 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 148 (5.67%) Supplier Management
14 139 (5.33%) Release Management
15 100 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
16 88 (3.37%) Configuration Management
17 83 (3.18%) Asset Management
18 79 (3.03%) Business Development
19 75 (2.88%) Risk Management
19 75 (2.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 82 (3.14%) SQL
2 14 (0.54%) C
3 11 (0.42%) Java
4 8 (0.31%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.19%) Python
5 5 (0.19%) VB
5 5 (0.19%) VBA
5 5 (0.19%) C#
6 4 (0.15%) PHP
7 2 (0.077%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.077%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.077%) Lisp
7 2 (0.077%) VBScript
8 1 (0.038%) Ruby
8 1 (0.038%) Lingo
8 1 (0.038%) C++
8 1 (0.038%) Tcl
8 1 (0.038%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.038%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 372 (14.26%) ITIL Certification
2 245 (9.39%) Degree
3 70 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 67 (2.57%) ISEB
5 58 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 50 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 31 (1.19%) MCSE
9 30 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 29 (1.11%) PMI Certification
11 20 (0.77%) MCITP
12 18 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
13 16 (0.61%) PMP
14 14 (0.54%) MCSA
14 14 (0.54%) CCNA
15 11 (0.42%) CISA
15 11 (0.42%) MCP
15 11 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (0.35%) MBA
17 8 (0.31%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 639 (24.50%) SLA
2 77 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (2.11%) ISO 9001
4 54 (2.07%) QA
5 42 (1.61%) COBIT
6 19 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (0.69%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.19%) BS25999
9 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.12%) COSO
10 2 (0.077%) Basel III
10 2 (0.077%) Basel II
10 2 (0.077%) BS15000
11 1 (0.038%) MiFID
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.038%) GxP
11 1 (0.038%) EMIR
11 1 (0.038%) Data Quality
System Software
1 157 (6.02%) Active Directory
2 66 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (1.34%) XenApp
4 19 (0.73%) vSphere
5 17 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.58%) UAG
7 14 (0.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 9 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.15%) KVM
10 4 (0.15%) XenServer
11 2 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.077%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.038%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.038%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.038%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.038%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 19 (0.73%) WSUS
3 18 (0.69%) SCCM
4 17 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
5 11 (0.42%) SCOM
6 8 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.15%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.077%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.077%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.077%) Cacti
10 2 (0.077%) NSN NetAct
10 2 (0.077%) Nagios
10 2 (0.077%) Netcool
10 2 (0.077%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.038%) OpenView
11 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.038%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 264 (10.12%) Microsoft
2 139 (5.33%) VMware
3 126 (4.83%) Citrix
4 105 (4.03%) Oracle
5 85 (3.26%) Cisco
6 60 (2.30%) Remedy
7 59 (2.26%) SAP
8 58 (2.22%) ServiceNow
9 37 (1.42%) HP
10 36 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (1.15%) IBM
12 24 (0.92%) EMC
13 21 (0.81%) CheckPoint
14 20 (0.77%) Dell
15 19 (0.73%) Red Hat
16 14 (0.54%) Infoblox
16 14 (0.54%) Juniper
17 13 (0.50%) Sage
17 13 (0.50%) Pegasus
18 10 (0.38%) Hyperion
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Jumar
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus excellent bonus, benefits and car
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Posted: 4 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Molesey, Surrey
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £5000 to £60000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
NST Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday