The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 44 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 16 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.68% 1.39% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 1.46% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 10
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.01%
Service Manager
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 547 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.24% 94.97% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 364 464 372
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Leicester region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Leicester

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 23 (85.19%) ITIL
2 18 (66.67%) Service Management
3 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) ITSM
5 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (25.93%) SLA
7 6 (22.22%) Project Management
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) People Management
8 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
9 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
10 2 (7.41%) Marketing
10 2 (7.41%) Business Development
10 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
10 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
10 2 (7.41%) Change Management
10 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
11 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
11 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (3.70%) PMP
11 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
11 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 1 (3.70%) UNIX
11 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
11 1 (3.70%) SQL
11 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (3.70%) SQL Server

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) ITIL
2 18 (66.67%) Service Management
3 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) ITSM
5 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (22.22%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) People Management
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
8 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL V3
9 2 (7.41%) Business Development
9 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.41%) Change Management
10 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.70%) Matrix Management
10 1 (3.70%) Time Management
10 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PMP
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) SAP