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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 253 258 258
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1167 1104 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.11% 1.09% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.15% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 989 856 969
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,540 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,290
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.87%
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
99706 95896 102823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.55% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82263 80520 88238
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 October 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 October 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 +11 490 £55,000 - 68
South East -32 240 £50,000 -4.76% 26
North West +43 113 £49,000 +18.78% 6
West Midlands +29 100 £52,500 +10.52% 19
South West +13 75 £40,000 -15.78% 9
East of England -44 65 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Yorkshire -43 55 £42,500 -5.55% 12
East Midlands -6 23 £46,250 +2.77% 2
North East -17 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1599 (65.48%) ITIL
2 1339 (54.83%) Service Delivery
3 866 (35.46%) Service Management
4 637 (26.09%) Finance
5 613 (25.10%) SLA
6 449 (18.39%) Project Management
7 343 (14.05%) ITIL Certification
8 299 (12.24%) Change Management
9 276 (11.30%) Degree
10 271 (11.10%) Microsoft
11 247 (10.11%) Problem Management
12 246 (10.07%) PRINCE2
13 243 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 234 (9.58%) Windows
15 223 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 214 (8.76%) ITSM
17 211 (8.64%) Incident Management
18 193 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
19 174 (7.13%) MS Excel
20 170 (6.96%) Telecoms
21 164 (6.72%) Line Management
22 161 (6.59%) ITIL V3
23 143 (5.86%) People Management
24 137 (5.61%) Retail
25 126 (5.16%) Supplier Management
25 126 (5.16%) VMware
26 116 (4.75%) Citrix
27 115 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
28 111 (4.55%) Security Cleared
29 106 (4.34%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 52 (2.13%) MS Exchange
2 42 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 20 (0.82%) IIS
4 17 (0.70%) Lync
5 14 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (0.49%) Tomcat
7 10 (0.41%) Apache
8 9 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (0.29%) CMS
11 6 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.16%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.082%) JCAPS
14 2 (0.082%) Moodle
14 2 (0.082%) CICS
14 2 (0.082%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.041%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 174 (7.13%) MS Excel
2 87 (3.56%) MS Office
3 34 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.15%) MS Project
5 21 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.082%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.041%) SPSS
8 1 (0.041%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.20%) HFM
4 5 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.16%) Agresso
6 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.082%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.082%) Advent Moxy
7 2 (0.082%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.082%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.082%) Maximo
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.041%) assyst
8 1 (0.041%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.041%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 46 (1.88%) SaaS
2 16 (0.66%) Office 365
3 9 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.16%) IaaS
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (1.80%) WAN
2 43 (1.76%) SAN
3 42 (1.72%) LAN
4 40 (1.64%) Firewall
5 39 (1.60%) DNS
6 36 (1.47%) Internet
7 34 (1.39%) VPN
8 32 (1.31%) 4G
9 28 (1.15%) 3G
10 24 (0.98%) LTE
11 23 (0.94%) DHCP
12 21 (0.86%) MPLS
13 19 (0.78%) Unified Communications
14 18 (0.74%) VoIP
14 18 (0.74%) Wireless
15 17 (0.70%) TCP/IP
15 17 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (0.66%) Radio Access Network
16 16 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (0.66%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 20 (0.82%) MySQL
3 14 (0.57%) Oracle Database
3 14 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (0.33%) Hadoop
6 7 (0.29%) DB2
6 7 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.20%) Essbase
9 4 (0.16%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.12%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.082%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.082%) MS Access
11 2 (0.082%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.082%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.041%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.041%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.041%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.041%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 15 (0.61%) JIRA
2 6 (0.25%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.082%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.041%) Hudson
4 1 (0.041%) Git (software)
General
1 637 (26.09%) Finance
2 170 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 137 (5.61%) Retail
4 98 (4.01%) Banking
5 75 (3.07%) Legal
6 74 (3.03%) Marketing
7 66 (2.70%) Law
8 46 (1.88%) Advertising
9 38 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 28 (1.15%) Publishing
11 22 (0.90%) Back Office
12 21 (0.86%) Local Government
13 17 (0.70%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.57%) Billing
15 12 (0.49%) German Language
15 12 (0.49%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.45%) Games
17 9 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 8 (0.33%) French Language
18 8 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.56%) Web Services
2 16 (0.66%) XML
2 16 (0.66%) HTML
3 15 (0.61%) .NET
4 14 (0.57%) CSS
5 13 (0.53%) Middleware
6 5 (0.20%) LAMP
7 4 (0.16%) WAMP
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.082%) jQuery
9 2 (0.082%) HTML5
9 2 (0.082%) REST
9 2 (0.082%) CGI
9 2 (0.082%) SOAP
9 2 (0.082%) JSON
9 2 (0.082%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.041%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.041%) Ajax
10 1 (0.041%) XSLT
10 1 (0.041%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (4.34%) Management Information System
3 52 (2.13%) Statistics
4 44 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 40 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 28 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (1.11%) NHS
8 22 (0.90%) CMDB
9 19 (0.78%) EPoS
10 18 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
11 17 (0.70%) User Experience
11 17 (0.70%) Life Science
12 16 (0.66%) CLARiiON
13 15 (0.61%) PMI
13 15 (0.61%) Thin Client
13 15 (0.61%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.61%) Open Source
14 12 (0.49%) Smartphone
15 10 (0.41%) iPad
15 10 (0.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 234 (9.58%) Windows
2 50 (2.05%) Windows 7
3 45 (1.84%) Linux
4 41 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (1.56%) UNIX
6 31 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 14 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 11 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.33%) Solaris
11 5 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.12%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.12%) AIX
13 3 (0.12%) Android
14 2 (0.082%) zOS
15 1 (0.041%) Debian
15 1 (0.041%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.041%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1599 (65.48%) ITIL
2 1339 (54.83%) Service Delivery
3 866 (35.46%) Service Management
4 449 (18.39%) Project Management
5 299 (12.24%) Change Management
6 247 (10.11%) Problem Management
7 246 (10.07%) PRINCE2
8 243 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 223 (9.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 214 (8.76%) ITSM
11 211 (8.64%) Incident Management
12 164 (6.72%) Line Management
13 161 (6.59%) ITIL V3
14 143 (5.86%) People Management
15 126 (5.16%) Supplier Management
16 115 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
17 104 (4.26%) Mentoring
18 93 (3.81%) Release Management
19 92 (3.77%) Coaching
20 91 (3.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (3.97%) SQL
2 16 (0.66%) C
3 10 (0.41%) JavaScript
4 8 (0.33%) Java
5 4 (0.16%) PHP
6 2 (0.082%) Lisp
6 2 (0.082%) Lingo
7 1 (0.041%) Ruby
7 1 (0.041%) Perl
7 1 (0.041%) C#
7 1 (0.041%) C++
7 1 (0.041%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.041%) VBScript
7 1 (0.041%) VB
7 1 (0.041%) VBA
7 1 (0.041%) Python
7 1 (0.041%) Tcl
7 1 (0.041%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.041%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.041%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 343 (14.05%) ITIL Certification
2 276 (11.30%) Degree
3 111 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 89 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 43 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 41 (1.68%) ISEB
7 36 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 27 (1.11%) PMI Certification
9 26 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.70%) MCSE
11 16 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.61%) MCP
12 15 (0.61%) PMP
13 12 (0.49%) MCITP
14 11 (0.45%) CCNA
15 10 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (0.37%) MCSA
17 6 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 613 (25.10%) SLA
2 68 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 58 (2.38%) QA
4 47 (1.92%) COBIT
5 46 (1.88%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.20%) BS25999
9 4 (0.16%) FATCA
9 4 (0.16%) Basel III
10 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.12%) COSO
11 2 (0.082%) BS15000
12 1 (0.041%) MiFID
12 1 (0.041%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.041%) GxP
12 1 (0.041%) TickIT
12 1 (0.041%) EMIR
12 1 (0.041%) FINREP
System Software
1 105 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 53 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (1.88%) XenApp
4 19 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.70%) vSphere
6 16 (0.66%) XenDesktop
6 16 (0.66%) UAG
7 15 (0.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 13 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 9 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.082%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.082%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.041%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.041%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.041%) Firmware
11 1 (0.041%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.041%) vCloud
11 1 (0.041%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (0.61%) SCCM
3 10 (0.41%) SCOM
3 10 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.20%) WSUS
5 5 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
6 4 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.16%) Nagios
6 4 (0.16%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.12%) Puppet
7 3 (0.12%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.082%) Legato
9 1 (0.041%) Foglight
9 1 (0.041%) Control-M
9 1 (0.041%) Cacti
9 1 (0.041%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.041%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 271 (11.10%) Microsoft
2 126 (5.16%) VMware
3 116 (4.75%) Citrix
4 102 (4.18%) Oracle
5 66 (2.70%) Cisco
6 51 (2.09%) SAP
7 42 (1.72%) Remedy
7 42 (1.72%) ServiceNow
8 36 (1.47%) HP
9 23 (0.94%) EMC
10 19 (0.78%) Red Hat
11 17 (0.70%) Avaya
12 15 (0.61%) IBM
12 15 (0.61%) Juniper
12 15 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
12 15 (0.61%) Infoblox
13 13 (0.53%) McAfee
14 11 (0.45%) Wyse
15 9 (0.37%) BT
16 8 (0.33%) Hyperion
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
North West London
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Xchanging
Salary: Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 19 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Royal College of Nursing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £54000.00 - £59400.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Gibbs S3
Salary: bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday