The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 68 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.39% 0.50% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Service Manager
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
682 373 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.59% 93.48% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 645 345 441
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Northampton

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Northampton

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Northampton

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (81.82%) Service Delivery
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (54.55%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Statistics
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 1 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Avaya
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Service Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Avaya