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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 277 263 273
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1065 1237 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.13% 1.25% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 1.29% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 852 978 850
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -29 445 £55,000 - 45
South East -3 227 £50,000 - 27
West Midlands +24 110 £50,000 - 7
East of England +14 90 £40,000 -20.00% 9
North West -29 60 £43,750 -2.77% 10
Yorkshire -37 51 £42,000 +5.00% 8
South West -34 38 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East Midlands -27 32 £43,596 -3.12% 4
North East +8 15 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Midlands +6 1 £95,000 +137.50%
Service Manager
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Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1395 (63.32%) ITIL
2 1177 (53.43%) Service Delivery
3 804 (36.50%) Service Management
4 603 (27.37%) Finance
5 579 (26.28%) SLA
6 302 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
7 293 (13.30%) Change Management
8 274 (12.44%) Project Management
9 265 (12.03%) PRINCE2
10 259 (11.76%) ITSM
11 256 (11.62%) Incident Management
12 251 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 242 (10.99%) Problem Management
14 233 (10.58%) ITIL V3
15 230 (10.44%) Microsoft
16 229 (10.39%) Degree
17 217 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 194 (8.81%) Windows
19 187 (8.49%) Telecoms
20 182 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
21 152 (6.90%) Data Centre
22 148 (6.72%) Line Management
23 143 (6.49%) Performance Management
24 141 (6.40%) Supplier Management
25 132 (5.99%) Mentoring
26 127 (5.76%) MS Excel
27 121 (5.49%) Management Information System
28 115 (5.22%) People Management
29 104 (4.72%) Coaching
30 99 (4.49%) Active Directory

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 40 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 17 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (0.41%) CMS
4 9 (0.41%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (0.27%) IIS
6 6 (0.27%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.18%) Apache
8 4 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.14%) Confluence
9 3 (0.14%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.091%) Drupal
10 2 (0.091%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.091%) SAS
10 2 (0.091%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.091%) Tomcat
Applications
1 127 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 84 (3.81%) MS Office
3 35 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.45%) MS Project
5 9 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.045%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.045%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 17 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.14%) FastStats
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.14%) SAP R/3
6 3 (0.14%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.14%) SimCorp Dimension
6 3 (0.14%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.14%) Unica
7 2 (0.091%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.091%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.68%) SaaS
2 27 (1.23%) Office 365
3 20 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.27%) IaaS
6 4 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.091%) GitHub
8 2 (0.091%) IBM PureFlex
8 2 (0.091%) PaaS
9 1 (0.045%) Datadog
9 1 (0.045%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.045%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.95%) LAN
2 84 (3.81%) WAN
3 36 (1.63%) Firewall
4 35 (1.59%) VPN
5 34 (1.54%) VoIP
6 28 (1.27%) DHCP
7 26 (1.18%) MPLS
8 24 (1.09%) Wireless
9 23 (1.04%) TCP/IP
10 22 (1.00%) DNS
10 22 (1.00%) Internet
11 18 (0.82%) Broadband
11 18 (0.82%) SAN
12 15 (0.68%) Unified Communications
13 11 (0.50%) SMS
13 11 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.45%) PBX
15 9 (0.41%) GSM
16 8 (0.36%) Ethernet
16 8 (0.36%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (0.68%) Big Data
3 15 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 12 (0.54%) MySQL
5 8 (0.36%) GIS
6 6 (0.27%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (0.23%) SAP BI
7 5 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.18%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.14%) QlikView
9 3 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.091%) DataStage
10 2 (0.091%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.091%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (0.41%) JIRA
2 3 (0.14%) Yeoman
3 2 (0.091%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.091%) GitLab
3 2 (0.091%) Subversion
3 2 (0.091%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.045%) Maven
4 1 (0.045%) MSI
4 1 (0.045%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 603 (27.37%) Finance
2 187 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 92 (4.18%) Retail
4 87 (3.95%) Banking
5 65 (2.95%) Legal
6 63 (2.86%) Marketing
7 53 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 50 (2.27%) Law
9 44 (2.00%) Billing
10 30 (1.36%) Publishing
11 23 (1.04%) Advertising
12 19 (0.86%) Back Office
12 19 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.82%) German Language
14 10 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.41%) Local Government
16 8 (0.36%) French Language
17 5 (0.23%) Electronics
17 5 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.14%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (1.72%) .NET
2 25 (1.13%) HTML
3 23 (1.04%) Web Services
4 17 (0.77%) CSS
5 15 (0.68%) jQuery
6 13 (0.59%) AngularJS
6 13 (0.59%) Middleware
7 12 (0.54%) RESTful
8 9 (0.41%) Flash
9 4 (0.18%) Doctrine
9 4 (0.18%) LAMP
10 3 (0.14%) CGI
10 3 (0.14%) COM
10 3 (0.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.091%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.091%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.091%) J2EE
11 2 (0.091%) JSON
11 2 (0.091%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (0.091%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 182 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 121 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 68 (3.09%) Statistics
5 41 (1.86%) Performance Metrics
6 34 (1.54%) NHS
7 32 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 26 (1.18%) CMDB
9 24 (1.09%) Life Science
10 23 (1.04%) Driving Licence
10 23 (1.04%) User Experience
11 22 (1.00%) FMCG
12 21 (0.95%) Hedge funds
12 21 (0.95%) PMI
13 19 (0.86%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
15 13 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
16 12 (0.54%) Social Media
17 11 (0.50%) Video on Demand
18 10 (0.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 194 (8.81%) Windows
2 75 (3.40%) Windows 7
3 70 (3.18%) Windows Server
4 55 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (1.72%) Linux
7 34 (1.54%) Unix
8 20 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.68%) Android
9 15 (0.68%) Windows 8
10 12 (0.54%) Windows XP
11 11 (0.50%) Windows 10
12 8 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.14%) VMS
16 2 (0.091%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1395 (63.32%) ITIL
2 1177 (53.43%) Service Delivery
3 804 (36.50%) Service Management
4 293 (13.30%) Change Management
5 274 (12.44%) Project Management
6 265 (12.03%) PRINCE2
7 259 (11.76%) ITSM
8 256 (11.62%) Incident Management
9 251 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 242 (10.99%) Problem Management
11 233 (10.58%) ITIL V3
12 217 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 148 (6.72%) Line Management
14 143 (6.49%) Performance Management
15 141 (6.40%) Supplier Management
16 132 (5.99%) Mentoring
17 115 (5.22%) People Management
18 104 (4.72%) Coaching
19 97 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
20 81 (3.68%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (3.13%) SQL
2 37 (1.68%) C
3 26 (1.18%) Java
4 21 (0.95%) JavaScript
5 15 (0.68%) PL/SQL
6 13 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.41%) PHP
8 8 (0.36%) VBA
9 4 (0.18%) C#
10 3 (0.14%) Python
10 3 (0.14%) Ruby
11 2 (0.091%) Jython
12 1 (0.045%) C++
12 1 (0.045%) R
Qualifications
1 302 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
2 229 (10.39%) Degree
3 40 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 39 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 26 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 23 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 23 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (0.86%) ISEB
8 18 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 16 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (0.73%) MCSE
9 16 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 12 (0.54%) MCITP
11 9 (0.41%) CCNA
12 8 (0.36%) MCP
13 7 (0.32%) CCNP
13 7 (0.32%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.32%) HND
13 7 (0.32%) PMP
13 7 (0.32%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 579 (26.28%) SLA
2 34 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (1.23%) QA
4 22 (1.00%) COBIT
5 14 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.41%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.14%) EMIR
8 3 (0.14%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.091%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.091%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.091%) MiFID
10 1 (0.045%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.045%) GCP
10 1 (0.045%) GxP
10 1 (0.045%) HL7
10 1 (0.045%) JSP 440
System Software
1 99 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 59 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.64%) XenApp
5 8 (0.36%) vSphere
5 8 (0.36%) Xen
5 8 (0.36%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.27%) Terminal Server
6 6 (0.27%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.18%) vCloud
7 4 (0.18%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.091%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.045%) KVM
9 1 (0.045%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (0.95%) SCCM
2 16 (0.73%) AirWatch
3 6 (0.27%) Backup Exec
3 6 (0.27%) Graphite
4 4 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.18%) Opsview
4 4 (0.18%) Puppet
5 3 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.14%) SCOM
6 2 (0.091%) Ansible
6 2 (0.091%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.091%) Nagios
6 2 (0.091%) OpenNMS
6 2 (0.091%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.091%) WSUS
6 2 (0.091%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.091%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.045%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.045%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 230 (10.44%) Microsoft
2 97 (4.40%) VMware
3 93 (4.22%) Cisco
4 70 (3.18%) Oracle
5 66 (3.00%) ServiceNow
6 65 (2.95%) SAP
7 53 (2.41%) Citrix
8 42 (1.91%) HP
9 37 (1.68%) Remedy
10 26 (1.18%) IBM
10 26 (1.18%) Sun
11 25 (1.13%) Dell
12 24 (1.09%) NetApp
13 16 (0.73%) CheckPoint
14 13 (0.59%) Bloomberg
14 13 (0.59%) Google
15 12 (0.54%) Apple
16 11 (0.50%) BMC
16 11 (0.50%) CommVault
16 11 (0.50%) EMC
London
Henderson Scott
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
aap3
Salary: car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Telefnica
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
NDK Consulting.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum c£55k plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28500 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits (incl car)
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + inc benefits, + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Flexible (depending on experience) + car allowance + target bonus + pe
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
NCC Group
Salary: Flexible (depending on experience) + car allowance + target bonus + pe
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car All + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago