The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Services Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Manager
Rank 177 185 187
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.061% 0.026% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.027% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
IT Services Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3125 3663 3899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.27% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 3029 3369
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Services Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title.

1 25 (89.29%) ITIL
1 25 (89.29%) Service Management
2 21 (75.00%) Change Management
3 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 17 (60.71%) SLA
5 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
6 13 (46.43%) Statistics
7 12 (42.86%) Publishing
8 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) ITSM
11 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.14%) Line Management
12 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
12 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
12 1 (3.57%) VMware
12 1 (3.57%) Release Management
12 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
12 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
12 1 (3.57%) Project Management
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.57%) Citrix
12 1 (3.57%) CISSP
12 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (3.57%) Back Office
12 1 (3.57%) CISM
12 1 (3.57%) Windows

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
General
1 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (42.86%) Publishing
3 6 (21.43%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) ITIL
1 25 (89.29%) Service Management
2 21 (75.00%) Change Management
3 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 7 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 7 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
1 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix