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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 114 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 26 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 1.59% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.71% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 6
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.70%
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
2274 2104 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.22% 93.14% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1675 1594
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 32 (50.00%) ITIL
2 24 (37.50%) Project Management
2 24 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 23 (35.94%) 4G
4 21 (32.81%) Service Management
5 19 (29.69%) SLA
6 17 (26.56%) Line Management
7 15 (23.44%) 3G
7 15 (23.44%) LTE
8 14 (21.88%) Network Architecture
9 13 (20.31%) Radio Access Network
10 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.50%) Smartphone
11 8 (12.50%) Degree
11 8 (12.50%) Broadband
11 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 8 (12.50%) DAB
11 8 (12.50%) Internet
11 8 (12.50%) Finance
12 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.81%) Operations Management
13 4 (6.25%) People Management
13 4 (6.25%) eTOM
13 4 (6.25%) Banking
13 4 (6.25%) Wireless
14 3 (4.69%) Migration
14 3 (4.69%) Quality Management
14 3 (4.69%) Change Management
14 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Agresso
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.94%) 4G
2 15 (23.44%) 3G
2 15 (23.44%) LTE
3 13 (20.31%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (12.50%) Broadband
4 8 (12.50%) DAB
4 8 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (6.25%) Wireless
6 2 (3.13%) 2G
7 1 (1.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 24 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.69%) iPad
3 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.56%) CCTV
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) ITIL
2 24 (37.50%) Project Management
2 24 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 21 (32.81%) Service Management
4 17 (26.56%) Line Management
5 14 (21.88%) Network Architecture
6 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.81%) Operations Management
9 4 (6.25%) People Management
9 4 (6.25%) eTOM
10 3 (4.69%) Migration
10 3 (4.69%) Quality Management
10 3 (4.69%) Change Management
10 3 (4.69%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.69%) Coaching
10 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
11 2 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
1 3 (4.69%) Huawei
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) SAP
2 1 (1.56%) Infor
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