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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 106 121 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 30 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.35% 0.93% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.00% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 7
Average salary £43,500 £58,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.95% +6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +3.26%
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
2097 2196 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.63% 92.54% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1550 1717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (69.57%) ITIL
2 41 (59.42%) Service Delivery
3 19 (27.54%) Project Management
4 18 (26.09%) Retail
5 17 (24.64%) Degree
5 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
6 15 (21.74%) EPoS
6 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
7 14 (20.29%) Problem Management
8 10 (14.49%) Change Management
8 10 (14.49%) Service Management
9 9 (13.04%) Billing
10 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
10 8 (11.59%) Windows
10 8 (11.59%) Line Management
11 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
11 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
11 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
11 7 (10.14%) ITIL V3
11 7 (10.14%) SAP
11 7 (10.14%) SLA
12 6 (8.70%) PMI
12 6 (8.70%) PMP
12 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
12 6 (8.70%) DWDM
12 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (8.70%) MS Office
12 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (8.70%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) DWDM
1 6 (8.70%) DSL
1 6 (8.70%) Wireless
1 6 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (1.45%) NAS
2 1 (1.45%) SMTP
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
General
1 18 (26.09%) Retail
2 17 (24.64%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.04%) Billing
4 3 (4.35%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) EPoS
2 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) PMI
3 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.90%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) ITIL
2 41 (59.42%) Service Delivery
3 19 (27.54%) Project Management
4 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
4 14 (20.29%) Problem Management
5 10 (14.49%) Service Management
5 10 (14.49%) Change Management
6 8 (11.59%) Programme Management
6 8 (11.59%) Line Management
7 7 (10.14%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.70%) SIEM
8 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.35%) Business Development
11 3 (4.35%) ERP
11 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.70%) PMP
4 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.45%) CITP
5 1 (1.45%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) SAP
2 4 (5.80%) McAfee
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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