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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 245 241 254
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 518 597 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.16% 1.21% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.29% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 438 488 412
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,168 £73,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(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
City of London +10 143 £55,000 - 13
Chiswick - 7 £57,500 -
Bromley - 4 £60,000 -
Greenford - 3 £41,000 -
Hounslow +16 2 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Croydon +8 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Canary Wharf +1 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Docklands, London -6 2 £50,000 -27.27%
Hammersmith -6 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Chessington -9 1 £41,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £52,500 -
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Worcester Park - 1 £34,500 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 717 (69.28%) ITIL
2 573 (55.36%) Service Delivery
3 369 (35.65%) Service Management
4 330 (31.88%) Finance
5 283 (27.34%) SLA
6 187 (18.07%) Project Management
7 179 (17.29%) ITIL Certification
8 132 (12.75%) Degree
9 128 (12.37%) Change Management
10 117 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 113 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 113 (10.92%) Microsoft
12 109 (10.53%) PRINCE2
13 108 (10.43%) Problem Management
14 106 (10.24%) ITSM
15 104 (10.05%) Incident Management
16 103 (9.95%) Windows
17 101 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
18 96 (9.28%) Banking
19 95 (9.18%) People Management
20 80 (7.73%) MS Excel
21 78 (7.54%) Telecoms
22 74 (7.15%) Law
23 66 (6.38%) MS Office
24 62 (5.99%) ITIL V3
25 61 (5.89%) Performance Management
26 59 (5.70%) Line Management
27 56 (5.41%) Legal
28 55 (5.31%) Cisco
29 54 (5.22%) Citrix

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (2.61%) MS Exchange
2 19 (1.84%) WorkSite
3 12 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 10 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (0.68%) SAS
6 5 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.29%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.19%) Drupal
9 1 (0.097%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.097%) IIS
Applications
1 80 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 66 (6.38%) MS Office
3 18 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.26%) MS Project
6 4 (0.39%) SPSS
7 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.19%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.77%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.48%) SAP SM
3 5 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.39%) SAP BPC
4 4 (0.39%) Rolfe and Nolan
5 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.19%) assyst
5 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
6 1 (0.097%) Primavera
6 1 (0.097%) Summit
6 1 (0.097%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.097%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.097%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.51%) SaaS
2 12 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.06%) Office 365
4 9 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.19%) Heroku
8 1 (0.097%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.61%) VoIP
2 23 (2.22%) Wireless
3 18 (1.74%) VPN
4 14 (1.35%) Ethernet
4 14 (1.35%) Frame Relay
4 14 (1.35%) MPLS
4 14 (1.35%) Firewall
5 9 (0.87%) Internet
5 9 (0.87%) DHCP
6 8 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.68%) WAN
7 7 (0.68%) LAN
8 6 (0.58%) SAN
8 6 (0.58%) NetScaler
8 6 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.48%) Network Security
9 5 (0.48%) Intranet
10 4 (0.39%) DNS
10 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.97%) MySQL
3 4 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.29%) Text Mining
4 3 (0.29%) Big Data
4 3 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.19%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.19%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.19%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.097%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.097%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (0.97%) JIRA
2 4 (0.39%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.097%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.097%) Bitbucket
General
1 330 (31.88%) Finance
2 96 (9.28%) Banking
3 78 (7.54%) Telecoms
4 74 (7.15%) Law
5 56 (5.41%) Legal
6 44 (4.25%) Retail
7 36 (3.48%) Marketing
8 24 (2.32%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.64%) Front Office
10 16 (1.55%) German Language
11 15 (1.45%) French Language
12 14 (1.35%) Advertising
13 11 (1.06%) Billing
14 10 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.97%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.87%) Back Office
15 9 (0.87%) Publishing
15 9 (0.87%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.48%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.77%) Web Services
2 7 (0.68%) XML
3 6 (0.58%) HTML
4 5 (0.48%) .NET
4 5 (0.48%) Doctrine
5 3 (0.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.19%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.19%) RESTful
6 2 (0.19%) REST
6 2 (0.19%) WebSockets
6 2 (0.19%) WSDL
7 1 (0.097%) SAML
7 1 (0.097%) Middleware
7 1 (0.097%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.097%) LAMP
7 1 (0.097%) XMPP
7 1 (0.097%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.097%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 101 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.54%) Management Information System
3 24 (2.32%) Statistics
4 22 (2.13%) User Experience
5 21 (2.03%) Hedge funds
6 17 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
7 15 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 14 (1.35%) Tandem
8 14 (1.35%) FMCG
8 14 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.16%) IVR
9 12 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.06%) Equities
10 11 (1.06%) PMI
10 11 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (0.97%) CMDB
12 9 (0.87%) Private Cloud
13 8 (0.77%) Life Science
13 8 (0.77%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 103 (9.95%) Windows
2 44 (4.25%) Windows 7
3 25 (2.42%) Linux
4 16 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (0.97%) Windows XP
6 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.77%) UNIX
8 6 (0.58%) Android
8 6 (0.58%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Vista
10 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (69.28%) ITIL
2 573 (55.36%) Service Delivery
3 369 (35.65%) Service Management
4 187 (18.07%) Project Management
5 128 (12.37%) Change Management
6 117 (11.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 113 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 109 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 108 (10.43%) Problem Management
10 106 (10.24%) ITSM
11 104 (10.05%) Incident Management
12 95 (9.18%) People Management
13 62 (5.99%) ITIL V3
14 61 (5.89%) Performance Management
15 59 (5.70%) Line Management
16 54 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (5.12%) Mentoring
18 49 (4.73%) Coaching
19 47 (4.54%) Root Cause Analysis
20 46 (4.44%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (4.93%) SQL
2 13 (1.26%) C
3 11 (1.06%) PL/SQL
4 7 (0.68%) C#
4 7 (0.68%) Java
5 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.48%) VBA
6 3 (0.29%) Python
6 3 (0.29%) R
6 3 (0.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.19%) Ruby
8 1 (0.097%) Erlang
8 1 (0.097%) C++
8 1 (0.097%) VB
Qualifications
1 179 (17.29%) ITIL Certification
2 132 (12.75%) Degree
3 34 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 25 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 18 (1.74%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (0.87%) ISEB
9 7 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.68%) CCNA
9 7 (0.68%) PMP
10 5 (0.48%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.29%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.29%) MCSE
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.19%) MCP
12 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.097%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.097%) MCSA
13 1 (0.097%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (27.34%) SLA
2 24 (2.32%) COBIT
3 22 (2.13%) QA
4 9 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.48%) EMIR
5 5 (0.48%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.48%) MiFID
6 2 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.74%) XenApp
4 8 (0.77%) XenDesktop
5 7 (0.68%) vSphere
6 6 (0.58%) UAG
6 6 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 4 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.097%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) SCCM
2 6 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.29%) SCOM
6 2 (0.19%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.19%) WSUS
7 1 (0.097%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.097%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.097%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 113 (10.92%) Microsoft
2 55 (5.31%) Cisco
3 54 (5.22%) Citrix
4 46 (4.44%) VMware
5 35 (3.38%) SAP
6 32 (3.09%) ServiceNow
7 30 (2.90%) Oracle
8 26 (2.51%) Avaya
8 26 (2.51%) Remedy
9 23 (2.22%) EMC
10 13 (1.26%) BMC
11 12 (1.16%) HP
12 11 (1.06%) Nortel
13 9 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.77%) Apple
14 8 (0.77%) Fidessa
15 7 (0.68%) IBM
15 7 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (0.68%) Brocade
16 6 (0.58%) Symantec
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