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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 105 101 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 42 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.85% 1.56% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.68% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 11
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
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 £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Reading

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 58 (65.17%) ITIL
2 50 (56.18%) Service Delivery
3 30 (33.71%) Project Management
4 25 (28.09%) Retail
5 23 (25.84%) Degree
6 20 (22.47%) Service Management
7 18 (20.22%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (20.22%) EPoS
7 18 (20.22%) Incident Management
8 17 (19.10%) Problem Management
9 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
10 14 (15.73%) SLA
11 13 (14.61%) Windows
11 13 (14.61%) Wireless
12 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
13 10 (11.24%) SQL
13 10 (11.24%) Line Management
14 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
14 8 (8.99%) Change Management
14 8 (8.99%) McAfee
14 8 (8.99%) Blackberry
14 8 (8.99%) Linux
14 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
15 7 (7.87%) MS Office
15 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
15 7 (7.87%) Open Source
15 7 (7.87%) SIEM
15 7 (7.87%) Network Security
15 7 (7.87%) Billing

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.12%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) Wireless
2 7 (7.87%) Network Security
3 6 (6.74%) DSL
3 6 (6.74%) DWDM
4 2 (2.25%) 4G
4 2 (2.25%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (2.25%) LTE
4 2 (2.25%) 3G
5 1 (1.12%) SMTP
5 1 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) NAS
General
1 25 (28.09%) Retail
2 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.87%) Billing
4 6 (6.74%) Finance
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
6 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) EPoS
2 8 (8.99%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.87%) Open Source
4 6 (6.74%) PMI
5 4 (4.49%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
3 4 (4.49%) UNIX
4 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.17%) ITIL
2 50 (56.18%) Service Delivery
3 30 (33.71%) Project Management
4 20 (22.47%) Service Management
5 18 (20.22%) Incident Management
6 17 (19.10%) Problem Management
7 11 (12.36%) PRINCE2
8 10 (11.24%) Line Management
9 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
9 8 (8.99%) Change Management
10 7 (7.87%) SIEM
11 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.62%) Resource Management
13 4 (4.49%) CRM
14 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma
14 3 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
14 3 (3.37%) Risk Management
14 3 (3.37%) Release Management
14 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) Degree
2 18 (20.22%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.74%) PMP
3 6 (6.74%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) HNC
5 2 (2.25%) HND
6 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) McAfee
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago