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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 71 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 12 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.29% 0.92% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.96% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Average salary £65,000 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.54% +8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.06%
Service Manager
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
899 627 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.46% 95.73% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 811 563 576
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
Northampton -20 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Corby - 1 - -
Service Manager
East Midlands

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (73.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) Statistics
8 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 1 (6.67%) Process Management
8 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.67%) Workflow
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) MS Office
8 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Insight
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Process Management
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V