The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Manager
Rank 176 174 179
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 5 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.22% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 2
Average salary £54,000 £41,250 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -32.65%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.55%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3808 3880 3656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.47% 94.98% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3143 3359 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Services Manager
North West

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 31 July 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 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Siebel
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SAN
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Siebel
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft