The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 18 41 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 1.25% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.29% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 64
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,250 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
3639 3168 3781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.78% 96.88% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 2616 3206
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Service Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan -10 1 £55,000 +63.56%
Salford - 1 £55,000 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 40 (70.18%) ITIL
2 29 (50.88%) Service Delivery
3 21 (36.84%) Service Management
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (21.05%) Finance
6 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
7 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.79%) Project Management
8 7 (12.28%) Windows
8 7 (12.28%) Linux
8 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.28%) ITSM
9 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.53%) Performance Management
9 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.53%) SLA
9 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.53%) People Management
10 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
10 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Management
10 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
10 5 (8.77%) Service Design
10 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.77%) SAP
10 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
10 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (8.77%) Retail
11 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
11 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) Apache
1 1 (1.75%) GeoServer
1 1 (1.75%) JBoss
1 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (3.51%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Broadband
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
1 2 (3.51%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.75%) Network Security
2 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.75%) HornetQ
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
1 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) PMI
5 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) ITIL
2 29 (50.88%) Service Delivery
3 21 (36.84%) Service Management
4 13 (22.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (17.54%) ITIL V3
6 9 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
7 7 (12.28%) ITSM
8 6 (10.53%) People Management
8 6 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
8 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.77%) Service Design
9 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Management
10 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.26%) Change Management
11 3 (5.26%) Process Management
11 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Gluster
1 1 (1.75%) iptables
1 1 (1.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Check_MK
1 1 (1.75%) Graylog
1 1 (1.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.75%) Nagios
1 1 (1.75%) Pingdom
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) SAP
3 3 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
5 1 (1.75%) Ariba
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Concur
5 1 (1.75%) iManage
5 1 (1.75%) New Relic
5 1 (1.75%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.75%) Progress
5 1 (1.75%) Qualys
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £40500.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £65000 - £73000 per annum + £4,500 car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago