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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 137 154 152
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 42 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 0.76% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.81% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 33
Average salary £50,750 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,429 £33,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £94,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
3876 3471 3676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.44% 94.07% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3259 3006 3236
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 £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 1 - -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 44 (64.71%) ITIL
1 44 (64.71%) Service Delivery
2 28 (41.18%) SLA
3 19 (27.94%) Service Management
3 19 (27.94%) Finance
4 16 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (20.59%) Project Management
6 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
7 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
7 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
7 11 (16.18%) Line Management
8 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.76%) VMware
9 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 8 (11.76%) Change Management
9 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (10.29%) People Management
11 6 (8.82%) Network Management
11 6 (8.82%) Citrix
11 6 (8.82%) SAN
11 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.82%) Oracle
11 6 (8.82%) ERP
11 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
12 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
12 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
12 5 (7.35%) Windows
12 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Business One
1 2 (2.94%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) SAN
2 3 (4.41%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) NHS
2 1 (1.47%) GIS
2 1 (1.47%) BBC
2 1 (1.47%) Statistics
2 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Solaris
3 2 (2.94%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) ITIL
1 44 (64.71%) Service Delivery
2 19 (27.94%) Service Management
3 16 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (20.59%) Project Management
5 11 (16.18%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.18%) Line Management
6 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 8 (11.76%) Change Management
8 7 (10.29%) People Management
9 6 (8.82%) Network Management
9 6 (8.82%) ERP
9 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.82%) Supplier Management
10 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.88%) Workflow Management
10 4 (5.88%) Performance Management
10 4 (5.88%) Workflow
11 3 (4.41%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) PMP
3 4 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.88%) MCTS
3 4 (5.88%) MCITP
3 4 (5.88%) MCP
3 4 (5.88%) MCSE
3 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 4 (5.88%) CCNA
3 4 (5.88%) CCA
3 4 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (41.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) Hitachi
4 4 (5.88%) Symantec
4 4 (5.88%) McAfee
4 4 (5.88%) Sophos
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco
5 2 (2.94%) Sage
5 2 (2.94%) Epicor
5 2 (2.94%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.47%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) Sun
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JD Williams Group Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Gold Partner
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester City Council
Salary: From £35,784 to £39,351 per annum Salary: Grade 9 £35,784 to £39,351 (
Posted: 12 days ago