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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 107 108 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 41 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.66% 1.21% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.31% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 6
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -1.00%
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
2286 2221 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.36% 92.77% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1571 1674 1593
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,700 £65,000
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 31 March 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 61 (61.62%) ITIL
2 51 (51.52%) Service Delivery
3 36 (36.36%) Project Management
4 27 (27.27%) Service Management
5 21 (21.21%) Degree
6 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.17%) Wireless
8 16 (16.16%) SLA
8 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
8 16 (16.16%) Retail
9 15 (15.15%) SQL
9 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
9 15 (15.15%) Line Management
10 14 (14.14%) Windows
10 14 (14.14%) Management Information System
11 13 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (12.12%) Finance
13 11 (11.11%) Linux
13 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.11%) Open Source
14 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (10.10%) Problem Management
14 10 (10.10%) EPoS
15 9 (9.09%) 3G
15 9 (9.09%) LTE
15 9 (9.09%) 4G
15 9 (9.09%) Network Architecture
15 9 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
16 8 (8.08%) Programme Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.01%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) Wireless
2 9 (9.09%) LTE
2 9 (9.09%) 4G
2 9 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (9.09%) 3G
3 6 (6.06%) DWDM
3 6 (6.06%) DSL
3 6 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (2.02%) LAN
4 2 (2.02%) WAN
4 2 (2.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.01%) DNS
5 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.01%) Firewall
5 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.16%) Retail
3 12 (12.12%) Finance
4 7 (7.07%) Billing
5 4 (4.04%) Banking
6 3 (3.03%) Marketing
7 2 (2.02%) Electronics
7 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Publishing
8 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.01%) French Language
8 1 (1.01%) German Language
8 1 (1.01%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.01%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.14%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.11%) Open Source
3 10 (10.10%) EPoS
4 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.07%) Blackberry
6 6 (6.06%) PMI
7 4 (4.04%) FMCG
8 2 (2.02%) DTV
9 1 (1.01%) Statistics
9 1 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (3.03%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) ITIL
2 51 (51.52%) Service Delivery
3 36 (36.36%) Project Management
4 27 (27.27%) Service Management
5 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
6 15 (15.15%) PRINCE2
6 15 (15.15%) Line Management
7 10 (10.10%) Problem Management
7 10 (10.10%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (9.09%) Network Architecture
9 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.06%) Resource Management
11 6 (6.06%) SIEM
12 5 (5.05%) Workflow
12 5 (5.05%) Migration
12 5 (5.05%) Change Management
12 5 (5.05%) Six Sigma
13 4 (4.04%) Supplier Management
14 3 (3.03%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Degree
2 13 (13.13%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.06%) PMP
3 6 (6.06%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) HNC
5 2 (2.02%) HND
6 1 (1.01%) CISSP
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CISM
6 1 (1.01%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.07%) McAfee
3 6 (6.06%) HP
4 4 (4.04%) SAP
4 4 (4.04%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.03%) Oracle
6 2 (2.02%) Huawei
6 2 (2.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (2.02%) Ericsson
6 2 (2.02%) Nokia
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago