The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 160 138 155
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 29 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.14% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.20% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 25
Average salary £47,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,350 £69,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3781 3904 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.50% 94.96% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3112 3380 3203
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 £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 £45,000 -55.00%
Bolton - 1 £52,500 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (77.19%) ITIL
2 33 (57.89%) Service Delivery
3 23 (40.35%) SLA
4 22 (38.60%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (38.60%) Project Management
5 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
5 16 (28.07%) ERP
6 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 14 (24.56%) Oracle
8 11 (19.30%) Hitachi
8 11 (19.30%) Finance
8 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
10 8 (14.04%) Service Management
11 6 (10.53%) VMware
12 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
12 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
12 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (8.77%) SAP Business One
12 5 (8.77%) Sage 200
12 5 (8.77%) Sage
12 5 (8.77%) Epicor
12 5 (8.77%) Pegasus
12 5 (8.77%) SAP
12 5 (8.77%) PMP
12 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
13 4 (7.02%) SAN
13 4 (7.02%) Citrix

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Business One
1 5 (8.77%) Sage 200
2 3 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) SDH
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (1.75%) GIS
2 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Solaris
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) ITIL
2 33 (57.89%) Service Delivery
3 22 (38.60%) Project Management
4 16 (28.07%) ERP
5 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.04%) Service Management
8 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.02%) Asset Management
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL V3
9 4 (7.02%) Change Management
9 4 (7.02%) ITSM
9 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.51%) Migration
11 2 (3.51%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.77%) PMP
2 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.26%) MCTS
3 3 (5.26%) MCITP
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) MCP
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) MCSA
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) CCA
3 3 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (40.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
1 3 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle
3 11 (19.30%) Hitachi
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) Epicor
5 5 (8.77%) Pegasus
5 5 (8.77%) Sage
5 5 (8.77%) SAP
6 4 (7.02%) Cisco
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) BMC
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
7 3 (5.26%) McAfee
7 3 (5.26%) Sophos
7 3 (5.26%) Nokia
8 2 (3.51%) Siebel
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) Apple
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £32,760 to £40,950 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago