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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Manager
Rank 175 174 180
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.13% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £54,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.05% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3849 3710 3687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.92% 94.57% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3179 3240 3243
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (22.22%) Sophos
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) CCA
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCA
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 1 (11.11%) Apple