The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 46 49 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 8 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.08% 2.43% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.67% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 20
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Service Manager
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 412 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.75% 90.95% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 301 342 298
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Luton

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Luton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Luton

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) FMCG
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco