The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 298 241 271
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 941 1364 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.33% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.39% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1088 1056
Median salary £50,000 £50,465 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +0.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,469 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Service Manager
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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
88174 98447 103358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74876 82625 84143
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

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 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -117 298 £55,000 -0.90% 25
South East -22 164 £52,500 +8.24% 7
East of England +33 118 £52,500 -4.54% 3
West Midlands -24 80 £44,738 -10.52% 7
North West -20 76 £45,000 - 6
Yorkshire +7 75 £45,000 -5.26% 4
South West -23 68 £40,000 -10.11% 4
East Midlands -5 35 £50,000 +11.11%
North East +8 12 £40,000 +6.75%
Midlands +13 6 - - 1
Service Manager
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Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 1263 (66.72%) ITIL
2 1022 (53.99%) Service Delivery
3 674 (35.60%) Service Management
4 598 (31.59%) Finance
5 557 (29.42%) SLA
6 278 (14.69%) Project Management
7 259 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 257 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
9 256 (13.52%) ITSM
10 244 (12.89%) Microsoft
11 232 (12.26%) Incident Management
11 232 (12.26%) Change Management
12 211 (11.15%) Windows
13 196 (10.35%) Problem Management
14 187 (9.88%) PRINCE2
15 186 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
16 182 (9.61%) ITIL V3
17 180 (9.51%) Service Design
18 174 (9.19%) Data Centre
19 162 (8.56%) MS Excel
20 146 (7.71%) Telecoms
21 145 (7.66%) Degree
22 126 (6.66%) Performance Management
23 121 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
24 120 (6.34%) Retail
25 119 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
26 115 (6.08%) Line Management
27 103 (5.44%) People Management
28 99 (5.23%) Supplier Management
29 97 (5.12%) Statistics

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 25 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 18 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (0.74%) Apache
5 13 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (0.63%) WordPress
7 11 (0.58%) IIS
8 9 (0.48%) CMS
8 9 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.26%) Documentum
11 3 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.16%) SAS
11 3 (0.16%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.053%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.053%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.053%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 162 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.28%) MS Office
3 76 (4.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.74%) MS Project
5 5 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.21%) SAP EHS
6 4 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.16%) Sage 200
7 3 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.11%) SAP GRC
8 2 (0.11%) SAP SM
9 1 (0.053%) MultiFonds
9 1 (0.053%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.053%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 51 (2.69%) Office 365
2 45 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (1.74%) SaaS
5 24 (1.27%) IaaS
6 18 (0.95%) PaaS
7 4 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.16%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.053%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.053%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.053%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.053%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.69%) Firewall
2 45 (2.38%) LAN
3 41 (2.17%) VPN
3 41 (2.17%) WAN
4 40 (2.11%) Wireless
5 33 (1.74%) SMS
6 29 (1.53%) Internet
7 28 (1.48%) VoIP
8 25 (1.32%) MPLS
8 25 (1.32%) SAN
9 22 (1.16%) DHCP
10 19 (1.00%) DNS
11 18 (0.95%) Intranet
11 18 (0.95%) Network Security
12 17 (0.90%) TCP/IP
12 17 (0.90%) VLAN
13 13 (0.69%) BGP
13 13 (0.69%) OSPF
14 12 (0.63%) IP Telephony
15 10 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (0.63%) MySQL
3 12 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.42%) Big Data
5 8 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.26%) EDRMS
7 5 (0.26%) GIS
7 5 (0.26%) MariaDB
7 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.16%) Informix
8 3 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.11%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.11%) Essbase
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.053%) Selenium
3 1 (0.053%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.053%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 598 (31.59%) Finance
2 146 (7.71%) Telecoms
3 120 (6.34%) Retail
4 80 (4.23%) Legal
5 62 (3.28%) Banking
6 55 (2.91%) Marketing
7 46 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.16%) Law
9 15 (0.79%) Advertising
9 15 (0.79%) French Language
9 15 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 14 (0.74%) Front Office
11 11 (0.58%) Billing
11 11 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.58%) Publishing
12 10 (0.53%) Electronics
13 9 (0.48%) German Language
14 5 (0.26%) Games
14 5 (0.26%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.26%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.74%) Flash
2 6 (0.32%) .NET
2 6 (0.32%) Web Services
3 5 (0.26%) HTML
3 5 (0.26%) LAMP
3 5 (0.26%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.16%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (0.16%) Middleware
4 3 (0.16%) XML
5 2 (0.11%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.11%) CGI
5 2 (0.11%) Sass
5 2 (0.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (0.11%) WCF
6 1 (0.053%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.053%) CSS
6 1 (0.053%) J2EE
6 1 (0.053%) jQuery
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 174 (9.19%) Data Centre
2 121 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (5.12%) Statistics
4 67 (3.54%) Virtual Team
5 66 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 29 (1.53%) FMCG
7 28 (1.48%) PMI
8 22 (1.16%) User Experience
9 19 (1.00%) Computer Science
10 17 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
11 14 (0.74%) Driving Licence
12 13 (0.69%) Clustering
13 12 (0.63%) NHS
14 11 (0.58%) Reinsurance
15 10 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (0.48%) Blackberry
16 9 (0.48%) Fat Client
16 9 (0.48%) iPad
16 9 (0.48%) Thin Client
17 8 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 211 (11.15%) Windows
2 70 (3.70%) Linux
3 61 (3.22%) Windows Server
4 51 (2.69%) Windows 7
5 27 (1.43%) Unix
5 27 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 14 (0.74%) Mac OS X
9 11 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 11 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.53%) Android
11 9 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.21%) CentOS
16 3 (0.16%) Solaris
17 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1263 (66.72%) ITIL
2 1022 (53.99%) Service Delivery
3 674 (35.60%) Service Management
4 278 (14.69%) Project Management
5 259 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 256 (13.52%) ITSM
7 232 (12.26%) Change Management
7 232 (12.26%) Incident Management
8 196 (10.35%) Problem Management
9 187 (9.88%) PRINCE2
10 186 (9.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 182 (9.61%) ITIL V3
12 180 (9.51%) Service Design
13 126 (6.66%) Performance Management
14 119 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
15 115 (6.08%) Line Management
16 103 (5.44%) People Management
17 99 (5.23%) Supplier Management
18 89 (4.70%) Mentoring
19 88 (4.65%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (4.49%) SQL
2 29 (1.53%) C
3 20 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 10 (0.53%) PHP
5 7 (0.37%) C#
6 6 (0.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.21%) Java
7 4 (0.21%) Python
7 4 (0.21%) VB
8 3 (0.16%) C++
8 3 (0.16%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.16%) VBA
9 2 (0.11%) Perl
9 2 (0.11%) Ruby
9 2 (0.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.053%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.053%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 257 (13.58%) ITIL Certification
2 145 (7.66%) Degree
3 95 (5.02%) Security Cleared
4 45 (2.38%) ISEB
5 44 (2.32%) PMI Certification
6 37 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 32 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 31 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (1.32%) DV Cleared
10 23 (1.22%) CCNA
11 17 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 16 (0.85%) PMP
13 13 (0.69%) CCNP
13 13 (0.69%) MCP
14 8 (0.42%) BC Cleared
14 8 (0.42%) MCSE
15 7 (0.37%) CCIP
15 7 (0.37%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 557 (29.42%) SLA
2 37 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.22%) QA
4 9 (0.48%) COBIT
5 8 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.37%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.16%) ISO19770
8 2 (0.11%) BS7799
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.11%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.053%) COSHH
9 1 (0.053%) GAMP
9 1 (0.053%) GMP
9 1 (0.053%) HMG Infosec
9 1 (0.053%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.053%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (0.26%) GlusterFS
5 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (0.26%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) DFS Replication
6 4 (0.21%) Terminal Server
6 4 (0.21%) XenApp
7 3 (0.16%) KVM
8 2 (0.11%) Firmware
8 2 (0.11%) XenServer
9 1 (0.053%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.053%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (1.06%) SCCM
2 15 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 11 (0.58%) WSUS
4 10 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (0.42%) RSA Archer
6 6 (0.32%) Failover Clustering
6 6 (0.32%) Puppet
7 5 (0.26%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (0.16%) Nagios
9 3 (0.16%) Opsview
9 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.053%) Ansible
11 1 (0.053%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.053%) SCSM
Vendors
1 244 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 87 (4.60%) Cisco
3 56 (2.96%) VMware
4 48 (2.54%) Citrix
5 41 (2.17%) Oracle
6 37 (1.95%) Cadence
7 33 (1.74%) SAP
8 28 (1.48%) HP
9 27 (1.43%) ServiceNow
10 19 (1.00%) IBM
11 13 (0.69%) Juniper
11 13 (0.69%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (0.69%) Sun
12 12 (0.63%) Apple
12 12 (0.63%) LANDesk
13 11 (0.58%) NetApp
13 11 (0.58%) Remedy
14 10 (0.53%) Computacenter
15 9 (0.48%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Talent Spa
Salary: £50-55k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, onsite canteen
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £61000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Met Police
Salary: From £49,261 to £54,070 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to 35k
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Training, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive (DOE) + 5% Flex Benefits + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago