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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 94 115 112
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 56 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.13% 1.53% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 1.66% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 10
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +40.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,400 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
2435 2407 1983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.76% 92.26% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1894 1650
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 21 November 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 47 (61.04%) ITIL
2 28 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 26 (33.77%) Service Management
4 23 (29.87%) Project Management
5 22 (28.57%) 4G
6 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
7 17 (22.08%) Line Management
8 14 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
8 14 (18.18%) LTE
8 14 (18.18%) Network Architecture
8 14 (18.18%) Finance
8 14 (18.18%) 3G
9 13 (16.88%) SLA
9 13 (16.88%) Degree
10 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 10 (12.99%) Migration
13 9 (11.69%) SQL
14 8 (10.39%) Broadband
14 8 (10.39%) HP
14 8 (10.39%) Internet
14 8 (10.39%) DAB
14 8 (10.39%) Smartphone
15 7 (9.09%) HP UCMDB
15 7 (9.09%) DV Cleared
15 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
15 7 (9.09%) Workflow
15 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Agresso
1 2 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) 4G
2 14 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
2 14 (18.18%) LTE
2 14 (18.18%) 3G
3 8 (10.39%) DAB
3 8 (10.39%) Broadband
3 8 (10.39%) Internet
4 6 (7.79%) Wireless
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
5 2 (2.60%) LAN
5 2 (2.60%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.18%) Finance
3 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 4 (5.19%) Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) French Language
5 2 (2.60%) German Language
5 2 (2.60%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.60%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.60%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
5 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.39%) Smartphone
4 4 (5.19%) Open Source
5 2 (2.60%) DTV
5 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) CCTV
6 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.04%) ITIL
2 28 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 26 (33.77%) Service Management
4 23 (29.87%) Project Management
5 17 (22.08%) Line Management
6 14 (18.18%) Network Architecture
7 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (12.99%) Migration
9 7 (9.09%) Workflow
9 7 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.79%) Change Management
11 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.19%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.19%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.19%) Operations Management
11 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.19%) People Management
12 3 (3.90%) Data Migration
13 2 (2.60%) Coaching
13 2 (2.60%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 7 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) CISM
4 1 (1.30%) CISMP
4 1 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) HP
3 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.60%) Huawei
4 2 (2.60%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) Ericsson
4 2 (2.60%) Nokia
4 2 (2.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) Infor
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