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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Manager
Rank 183 182 185
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.027% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.028% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
3913 3527 3700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.09% 94.33% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3308 3049 3278
Average salary £37,608 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) SLA
3 6 (46.15%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Office 365
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (15.38%) MCTS
7 2 (15.38%) MCITP
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) CCA
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Change Management
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) People Management
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Line Management
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (15.38%) MCTS
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) CCA
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee
2 2 (15.38%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) Apple