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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 81 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 15 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.31% 0.99% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.02% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 5
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,400 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.15%
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
1075 881 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.60% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 796 748 703
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 19 (45.24%) Service Delivery
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
4 12 (28.57%) SLA
5 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 10 (23.81%) Service Management
6 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (19.05%) Change Management
8 7 (16.67%) NHS
8 7 (16.67%) Remedy
8 7 (16.67%) Informatics
8 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 7 (16.67%) Health Informatics
9 6 (14.29%) Banking
9 6 (14.29%) CMDB
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
10 5 (11.90%) Sun
10 5 (11.90%) Dell
10 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.90%) IBM
10 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Management
10 5 (11.90%) Service Continuity Management
10 5 (11.90%) Performance Management
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
11 3 (7.14%) ITSM
12 2 (4.76%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) NHS
1 7 (16.67%) Informatics
1 7 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 6 (14.29%) CMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 19 (45.24%) Service Delivery
3 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Service Management
4 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 8 (19.05%) Change Management
6 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 6 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
8 5 (11.90%) Performance Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
8 5 (11.90%) Business Continuity Management
8 5 (11.90%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (7.14%) ITSM
10 2 (4.76%) Business Development
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.38%) Demand Management
11 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Management
11 1 (2.38%) Demand Forecasting
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Remedy
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) Sun
3 5 (11.90%) Dell
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP