The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 247 263 292
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 476 464 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.13% 1.07% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 417 377 339
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
Service Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
39358 40771 41991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 93.76% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33206 33384 35771
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Service Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in London

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in London

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

Service Manager Salary Histogram in London

Service Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +1 106 £52,500 -4.54% 21
Croydon +20 11 £57,500 +4.54%
Bromley - 8 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 4 £52,500 -
Chiswick - 4 £57,500 -
Mayfair - 2 £46,250 -
Worcester Park - 2 £34,500 -
Canary Wharf +16 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 690 (66.60%) ITIL
2 580 (55.98%) Service Delivery
3 383 (36.97%) Service Management
4 378 (36.49%) Finance
5 272 (26.25%) SLA
6 193 (18.63%) Project Management
7 159 (15.35%) Degree
8 148 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
9 131 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 118 (11.39%) Microsoft
11 116 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
12 112 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
13 111 (10.71%) PRINCE2
14 105 (10.14%) Problem Management
15 104 (10.04%) Change Management
16 101 (9.75%) Windows
17 93 (8.98%) ITSM
18 85 (8.20%) Incident Management
19 83 (8.01%) People Management
20 81 (7.82%) MS Excel
21 74 (7.14%) Banking
22 70 (6.76%) Telecoms
22 70 (6.76%) Performance Management
23 64 (6.18%) Citrix
23 64 (6.18%) ITIL V3
24 63 (6.08%) Line Management
25 58 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
26 56 (5.41%) Cisco
26 56 (5.41%) MS Office
27 54 (5.21%) CRM

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (2.41%) MS Exchange
2 13 (1.25%) WorkSite
3 12 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 10 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.19%) IIS
9 2 (0.19%) Lync
10 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 81 (7.82%) MS Excel
2 56 (5.41%) MS Office
3 25 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.64%) MS Project
5 15 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.39%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.19%) FastStats
8 1 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.097%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.39%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 3 (0.29%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.29%) Advent Moxy
5 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.19%) assyst
6 2 (0.19%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.097%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.097%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.097%) Summit
7 1 (0.097%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.097%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.61%) SaaS
2 11 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.39%) Office 365
6 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.19%) Heroku
8 1 (0.097%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.12%) VoIP
1 22 (2.12%) Wireless
2 19 (1.83%) VPN
2 19 (1.83%) Firewall
3 15 (1.45%) MPLS
4 14 (1.35%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.35%) Frame Relay
5 11 (1.06%) WAN
6 10 (0.97%) LAN
6 10 (0.97%) Internet
7 8 (0.77%) SAN
8 7 (0.68%) Unified Communications
9 6 (0.58%) DNS
9 6 (0.58%) DHCP
10 5 (0.48%) Network Security
10 5 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.87%) MySQL
3 8 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.19%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.19%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.19%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.097%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.097%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.097%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.097%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.097%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.097%) Big Data
7 1 (0.097%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.097%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (1.35%) JIRA
2 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.097%) LoadRunner
General
1 378 (36.49%) Finance
2 74 (7.14%) Banking
3 70 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 53 (5.12%) Law
5 45 (4.34%) Legal
6 42 (4.05%) Marketing
7 38 (3.67%) Retail
8 22 (2.12%) Investment Banking
9 20 (1.93%) Advertising
9 20 (1.93%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.16%) Front Office
11 11 (1.06%) Publishing
11 11 (1.06%) French Language
12 10 (0.97%) German Language
12 10 (0.97%) Spanish Language
13 9 (0.87%) Billing
14 8 (0.77%) Back Office
15 6 (0.58%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.29%) Games
16 3 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.35%) Web Services
2 8 (0.77%) XML
3 7 (0.68%) .NET
4 6 (0.58%) Doctrine
5 5 (0.48%) HTML
6 3 (0.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.19%) RESTful
7 2 (0.19%) REST
7 2 (0.19%) WebSockets
7 2 (0.19%) WSDL
8 1 (0.097%) SAML
8 1 (0.097%) Middleware
8 1 (0.097%) LAMP
8 1 (0.097%) XMPP
8 1 (0.097%) JSON
8 1 (0.097%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.097%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 112 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 29 (2.80%) Statistics
4 27 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 21 (2.03%) User Experience
7 18 (1.74%) Hedge funds
8 17 (1.64%) Digital Media
9 16 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
10 14 (1.35%) Tandem
11 12 (1.16%) IVR
11 12 (1.16%) PMI
12 11 (1.06%) Equities
13 10 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (0.97%) Derivative
14 9 (0.87%) Mathematics
15 8 (0.77%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.68%) iPad
16 7 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (9.75%) Windows
2 35 (3.38%) Windows 7
3 15 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (1.45%) Linux
4 13 (1.25%) UNIX
5 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.77%) Android
6 8 (0.77%) Windows XP
7 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.29%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.29%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.29%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.19%) Solaris
10 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 690 (66.60%) ITIL
2 580 (55.98%) Service Delivery
3 383 (36.97%) Service Management
4 193 (18.63%) Project Management
5 131 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 116 (11.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 111 (10.71%) PRINCE2
8 105 (10.14%) Problem Management
9 104 (10.04%) Change Management
10 93 (8.98%) ITSM
11 85 (8.20%) Incident Management
12 83 (8.01%) People Management
13 70 (6.76%) Performance Management
14 64 (6.18%) ITIL V3
15 63 (6.08%) Line Management
16 58 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
17 54 (5.21%) CRM
18 50 (4.83%) Root Cause Analysis
19 49 (4.73%) Coaching
19 49 (4.73%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (4.83%) SQL
2 14 (1.35%) C
3 7 (0.68%) Java
3 7 (0.68%) PL/SQL
4 5 (0.48%) VBA
5 3 (0.29%) Python
5 3 (0.29%) C#
6 2 (0.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.19%) Ruby
7 1 (0.097%) Erlang
7 1 (0.097%) Lingo
7 1 (0.097%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (15.35%) Degree
2 148 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 45 (4.34%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.03%) PMI Certification
6 16 (1.54%) VCP4
7 15 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (1.25%) PMP
10 11 (1.06%) ISEB
11 10 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.97%) CCNA
12 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.48%) MCSE
13 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.19%) MCSA
14 2 (0.19%) MCP
14 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.19%) MCITP
15 1 (0.097%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 272 (26.25%) SLA
2 34 (3.28%) COBIT
3 18 (1.74%) QA
4 16 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 11 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.48%) MiFID
6 5 (0.48%) EMIR
7 4 (0.39%) FATCA
8 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.19%) Basel III
8 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.097%) FINREP
System Software
1 38 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (2.41%) XenApp
3 19 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 12 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (0.77%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.29%) vSphere
7 3 (0.29%) UAG
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.097%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.097%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (0.87%) SCCM
2 4 (0.39%) SCOM
3 3 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.19%) Unicenter
4 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.097%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.097%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.097%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.097%) WSUS
5 1 (0.097%) Legato
5 1 (0.097%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.097%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 118 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.18%) Citrix
3 56 (5.41%) Cisco
4 44 (4.25%) VMware
5 37 (3.57%) SAP
6 29 (2.80%) Oracle
7 28 (2.70%) Avaya
7 28 (2.70%) ServiceNow
8 19 (1.83%) EMC
9 18 (1.74%) Remedy
10 14 (1.35%) HP
11 12 (1.16%) Fidessa
12 11 (1.06%) BMC
12 11 (1.06%) Nortel
13 8 (0.77%) Bloomberg
14 6 (0.58%) Brocade
14 6 (0.58%) Symantec
14 6 (0.58%) NetApp
14 6 (0.58%) Novell
14 6 (0.58%) Red Hat
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