The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Desk Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Desk Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Desk Manager
Rank 249 246 238
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Desk Manager 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.061% 0.042% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.044% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £40,125 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.23% +19.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Service Desk Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Desk Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Service Desk Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Service Desk Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Service Desk Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Service Desk Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Desk Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Service Desk Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Service Desk Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Desk Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Manchester - 3 £30,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £45,000 -
Service Desk Manager
England

Service Desk Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Service Desk 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 Desk Manager in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) People Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Law
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Advertising
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) German Language
6 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management

Service Desk Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Service Desk 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 Desk Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix