The table below looks at the statistics for the Service 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 165 173 169
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 73 65 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.20% 0.96% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.01% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 69
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £38,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,200 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Service 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
5786 6434 6906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.96% 95.25% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4635 5186 5868
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Service 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 Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +21 26 £55,000 - 4
Cheshire -8 17 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Lancashire +1 13 £65,000 -
Cumbria - 9 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside -2 3 £45,000 - 3
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 128 (67.02%) Service Delivery
2 126 (65.97%) ITIL
3 83 (43.46%) SLA
4 76 (39.79%) Service Management
5 66 (34.55%) Finance
6 42 (21.99%) Change Management
7 40 (20.94%) Project Management
8 34 (17.80%) Telecoms
9 24 (12.57%) Degree
10 22 (11.52%) Problem Management
11 20 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (9.42%) Microsoft
12 18 (9.42%) Incident Management
13 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (7.85%) Oracle
14 13 (6.81%) Statistics
14 13 (6.81%) SQL
14 13 (6.81%) Windows
14 13 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (6.81%) Wealth Management
14 13 (6.81%) Coaching
15 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
15 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
15 12 (6.28%) Publishing
16 11 (5.76%) ITSM
16 11 (5.76%) Change Control
16 11 (5.76%) Line Management
16 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (5.76%) People Management
17 10 (5.24%) Validation

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.71%) MS Excel
1 9 (4.71%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) SAP HR
1 3 (1.57%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) SaaS
1 2 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.24%) VoIP
2 8 (4.19%) Internet
3 4 (2.09%) DNS
3 4 (2.09%) DHCP
3 4 (2.09%) DECT
4 3 (1.57%) LAN
4 3 (1.57%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) WLAN
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.57%) DB2
2 3 (1.57%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.57%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
General
1 66 (34.55%) Finance
2 34 (17.80%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.28%) Publishing
4 10 (5.24%) Retail
5 7 (3.66%) Law
6 6 (3.14%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.62%) Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Advertising
9 2 (1.05%) Legal
9 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.05%) Grails
1 2 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.81%) Statistics
2 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.71%) Life Science
4 4 (2.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.81%) Windows
2 3 (1.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.52%) UNIX
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (67.02%) Service Delivery
2 126 (65.97%) ITIL
3 76 (39.79%) Service Management
4 42 (21.99%) Change Management
5 40 (20.94%) Project Management
6 22 (11.52%) Problem Management
7 18 (9.42%) Incident Management
8 15 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (6.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (6.81%) Wealth Management
9 13 (6.81%) Coaching
10 11 (5.76%) ITSM
10 11 (5.76%) Change Control
10 11 (5.76%) Line Management
10 11 (5.76%) People Management
11 10 (5.24%) Validation
11 10 (5.24%) Supplier Management
12 9 (4.71%) Service Desk Management
13 8 (4.19%) Operations Management
13 8 (4.19%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.81%) SQL
2 2 (1.05%) Ruby
2 2 (1.05%) C#
2 2 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (12.57%) Degree
2 20 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.57%) CCA
6 1 (0.52%) CISM
6 1 (0.52%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (43.46%) SLA
2 6 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.05%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.85%) Oracle
3 10 (5.24%) Teradata
4 9 (4.71%) Citrix
5 8 (4.19%) VMware
6 6 (3.14%) Cisco
7 5 (2.62%) Sun
7 5 (2.62%) Avaya
7 5 (2.62%) JDA
7 5 (2.62%) Mitel
7 5 (2.62%) RedPrairie
8 4 (2.09%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.09%) SAP
9 3 (1.57%) IBM
9 3 (1.57%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.57%) Sybase
9 3 (1.57%) HP
10 2 (1.05%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.05%) Veeam
10 2 (1.05%) EMC
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool City Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom
The Disclosure & Barring Service
Salary: £46,500 - £57,841
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, United Kingdom
First Choice Homes
Salary: £40,375 - £44,169
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: car, pension and other benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago