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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 147 130 134
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 27 64 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 1.62% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.68% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 59 41
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -16.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 1 £77,500 +82.35%
Wigan - 1 £33,625 -
Oldham - 1 £37,500 -
Service Manager
North West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 70 (64.22%) Service Management
2 68 (62.39%) Service Delivery
3 67 (61.47%) ITIL
4 39 (35.78%) Finance
5 26 (23.85%) Change Management
6 20 (18.35%) SLA
7 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
8 13 (11.93%) Marketing
9 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (10.09%) Incident Management
10 11 (10.09%) Statistics
10 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.09%) Legal
10 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
11 10 (9.17%) Performance Improvement
11 10 (9.17%) People Management
12 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
12 9 (8.26%) Banking
12 9 (8.26%) Release Management
12 9 (8.26%) ITSM
13 8 (7.34%) Publishing
13 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (7.34%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (7.34%) Internet
13 8 (7.34%) Project Management
13 8 (7.34%) ITIL V3
13 8 (7.34%) Supplier Management
14 7 (6.42%) MS Office
14 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
15 6 (5.50%) CMS

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (5.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Office
2 4 (3.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) LAN
2 1 (0.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) GIS
1 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) JIRA
General
1 39 (35.78%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Marketing
3 11 (10.09%) Legal
3 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.26%) Banking
5 8 (7.34%) Publishing
6 4 (3.67%) Law
7 3 (2.75%) Back Office
7 3 (2.75%) German Language
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Local Government
8 1 (0.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) Middleware
2 1 (0.92%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Statistics
2 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.92%) FMCG
4 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.75%) Windows
2 2 (1.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.92%) Linux
3 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (64.22%) Service Management
2 68 (62.39%) Service Delivery
3 67 (61.47%) ITIL
4 26 (23.85%) Change Management
5 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
6 12 (11.01%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (10.09%) Incident Management
8 10 (9.17%) People Management
8 10 (9.17%) Performance Improvement
9 9 (8.26%) ITSM
9 9 (8.26%) Release Management
9 9 (8.26%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.34%) ITIL V3
10 8 (7.34%) Project Management
10 8 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.34%) Supplier Management
11 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.50%) Performance Management
12 6 (5.50%) Product Management
13 5 (4.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.83%) C
1 2 (1.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (18.35%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.59%) IBM
3 3 (2.75%) EMC
3 3 (2.75%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Citrix
4 2 (1.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.92%) Facebook
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle
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