The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 55 66 102
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 34 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.18% 1.93% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 2.12% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 4
Average salary £47,500 £41,625 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £28,300 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,350 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
994 943 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.07% 91.11% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 788 785 1003
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 36 (87.80%) Service Delivery
2 32 (78.05%) ITIL
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (26.83%) SLA
4 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
4 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
5 10 (24.39%) Change Management
6 9 (21.95%) Finance
6 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) VMware
7 7 (17.07%) Service Management
7 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
8 6 (14.63%) Project Management
8 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
8 6 (14.63%) UNIX
8 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
8 6 (14.63%) iSeries
9 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.76%) Life Science
10 4 (9.76%) CMDB
10 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (9.76%) Degree
10 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.32%) Banking
11 3 (7.32%) Security Management
11 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.32%) E-Learning
11 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (2.44%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
1 6 (14.63%) iSeries
2 4 (9.76%) Life Science
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
3 3 (7.32%) E-Learning
3 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 3 (7.32%) Informatics
3 3 (7.32%) Health Informatics
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Service Delivery
2 32 (78.05%) ITIL
3 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.83%) Problem Management
4 10 (24.39%) Change Management
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL V3
6 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.07%) Service Management
6 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
7 6 (14.63%) Project Management
7 6 (14.63%) Incident Management
8 3 (7.32%) Security Management
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.32%) BCP
8 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 2 (4.88%) Line Management
10 1 (2.44%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) VMware
3 3 (7.32%) Remedy