The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 85 92 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 55 43 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.33% 1.87% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.04% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £63,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2218 2110 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.98% 91.66% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1607 1577
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Reading

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 65 (65.00%) ITIL
2 42 (42.00%) Service Delivery
3 31 (31.00%) Service Management
4 29 (29.00%) Project Management
5 23 (23.00%) Degree
6 22 (22.00%) Telecoms
6 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
7 20 (20.00%) 4G
8 17 (17.00%) PRINCE2
9 16 (16.00%) SLA
10 15 (15.00%) Finance
11 14 (14.00%) SQL
12 13 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (12.00%) Network Architecture
13 12 (12.00%) LTE
13 12 (12.00%) 3G
13 12 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
13 12 (12.00%) Line Management
13 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (11.00%) Management Information System
14 11 (11.00%) Wireless
14 11 (11.00%) Linux
14 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
14 11 (11.00%) Open Source
15 9 (9.00%) Migration
15 9 (9.00%) Change Management
16 8 (8.00%) Internet
16 8 (8.00%) DAB
16 8 (8.00%) Broadband
16 8 (8.00%) Windows

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (11.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) 4G
2 12 (12.00%) LTE
2 12 (12.00%) 3G
2 12 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (11.00%) Wireless
4 8 (8.00%) Internet
4 8 (8.00%) DAB
4 8 (8.00%) Broadband
5 2 (2.00%) LAN
5 2 (2.00%) WAN
5 2 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (1.00%) Network Security
6 1 (1.00%) Firewall
6 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.00%) DNS
6 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (22.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (15.00%) Finance
3 8 (8.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Banking
5 4 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.00%) Electronics
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) French Language
6 2 (2.00%) German Language
6 2 (2.00%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.00%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (2.00%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
7 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.00%) Open Source
3 8 (8.00%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.00%) EPoS
5 3 (3.00%) FMCG
6 2 (2.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.00%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Linux
2 8 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (65.00%) ITIL
2 42 (42.00%) Service Delivery
3 31 (31.00%) Service Management
4 29 (29.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.00%) PRINCE2
6 13 (13.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (12.00%) Network Architecture
7 12 (12.00%) Line Management
8 9 (9.00%) Migration
8 9 (9.00%) Change Management
9 7 (7.00%) Workflow
10 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
11 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.00%) Supplier Management
11 5 (5.00%) Resource Management
11 5 (5.00%) Six Sigma
12 4 (4.00%) Quality Management
12 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.00%) CISMP
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) CISM
5 1 (1.00%) CISSP
5 1 (1.00%) HNC
5 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.00%) HP
3 4 (4.00%) McAfee
3 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.00%) Nokia
5 2 (2.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (2.00%) Huawei
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco
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