The table below looks at the statistics for the Service 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 Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 126 131 169
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 58 47 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.47% 1.26% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.33% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 24
Average salary £46,250 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.19% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,100 £32,536
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,800 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service 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
3760 3526 4113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.76% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3257 3085 3653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 23 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Altrincham - 1 £47,500 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title.

1 72 (72.73%) ITIL
2 70 (70.71%) Service Delivery
3 50 (50.51%) Service Management
4 45 (45.45%) Finance
5 43 (43.43%) SLA
6 26 (26.26%) Change Management
7 23 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (21.21%) Problem Management
9 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 15 (15.15%) Supplier Management
10 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.11%) Incident Management
13 10 (10.10%) Project Management
14 9 (9.09%) ITSM
14 9 (9.09%) Wealth Management
15 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
15 8 (8.08%) Citrix
15 8 (8.08%) Network Management
15 8 (8.08%) Change Control
16 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (7.07%) Financial Institution
16 7 (7.07%) Publishing
16 7 (7.07%) Statistics
16 7 (7.07%) Content Management
17 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
17 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
17 6 (6.06%) Banking
18 5 (5.05%) Advertising

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Service 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 Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
2 2 (2.02%) LAN
2 2 (2.02%) SAN
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (1.01%) DB2
2 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.01%) Big Data
General
1 45 (45.45%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.07%) Financial Institution
3 7 (7.07%) Publishing
4 6 (6.06%) Banking
5 5 (5.05%) Advertising
6 4 (4.04%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Statistics
2 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) BBC
4 1 (1.01%) NHS
4 1 (1.01%) Open Source
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.02%) Solaris
2 2 (2.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.01%) UNIX
3 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (72.73%) ITIL
2 70 (70.71%) Service Delivery
3 50 (50.51%) Service Management
4 26 (26.26%) Change Management
5 23 (23.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (21.21%) Problem Management
7 15 (15.15%) Supplier Management
8 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 11 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 10 (10.10%) Project Management
10 9 (9.09%) ITSM
10 9 (9.09%) Wealth Management
11 8 (8.08%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.08%) Network Management
11 8 (8.08%) Change Control
12 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.07%) Content Management
13 5 (5.05%) Workflow
13 5 (5.05%) Release Management
13 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Degree
3 5 (5.05%) PMP
3 5 (5.05%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.04%) CCNA
4 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) MCTS
6 1 (1.01%) MCITP
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CISM
6 1 (1.01%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
6 1 (1.01%) CCA
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (43.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.01%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
1 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) Citrix
3 5 (5.05%) Oracle
4 4 (4.04%) VMware
5 3 (3.03%) Teradata
5 3 (3.03%) Juniper
5 3 (3.03%) Sun
6 2 (2.02%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.01%) Symantec
7 1 (1.01%) McAfee
7 1 (1.01%) Sophos
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.01%) Sybase
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) HP
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