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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 87 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 9 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.83% 1.43% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.51% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Average salary £51,250 £51,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £36,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £85,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
1020 926 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.62% 94.68% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 772 783 699
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (56.00%) ITIL
1 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) SLA
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Remedy
5 4 (16.00%) CMDB
5 4 (16.00%) People Management
6 3 (12.00%) Line Management
6 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.00%) NHS
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.00%) Informatics
7 2 (8.00%) Health Informatics
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) Informatics
3 1 (4.00%) PMI
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
1 14 (56.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
4 4 (16.00%) People Management
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 3 (12.00%) Line Management
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Development
6 2 (8.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Remedy
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Dell
3 1 (4.00%) IBM