The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 33 78 53
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 39 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.39% 1.64% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 1.69% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 22
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £32,223 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,792 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £49,125 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -1.25%
Service Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
708 886 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.79% 97.15% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 591 751 597
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Leicester +36 22 £45,000 -5.26%
Lutterworth - 10 £46,000 -
Loughborough - 4 £51,792 -
Service Manager
East Midlands

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 40 (95.24%) ITIL
2 30 (71.43%) Service Management
3 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (33.33%) ITSM
5 13 (30.95%) Finance
5 13 (30.95%) People Management
6 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 6 (14.29%) SLA
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
11 4 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (9.52%) Degree
11 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
12 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
13 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
13 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
14 1 (2.38%) Retail
14 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
14 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (2.38%) Logistics
14 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
14 1 (2.38%) Time Management
14 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
14 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
14 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
14 1 (2.38%) VLAN
14 1 (2.38%) Operations Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) ITIL
2 30 (71.43%) Service Management
3 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 14 (33.33%) ITSM
5 13 (30.95%) People Management
6 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 9 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management
11 4 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
11 4 (9.52%) Quality Management
12 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
14 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
14 1 (2.38%) Time Management
14 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
14 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
14 1 (2.38%) Operations Management
14 1 (2.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
1 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMP
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) SAP
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft