The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 125 131 148
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 29 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.98% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.03% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 28
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £62,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
Service Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2791 3005 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.21% 95.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1933 2384
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.53% +6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Scotland region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Scotland

Service Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 15 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Glasgow -6 10 £41,500 -19.68%
Inverclyde - 2 £53,000 - 1
Aberdeen +1 1 £45,000 -
Stirling - 1 £42,500 -
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 19 (42.22%) Finance
4 16 (35.56%) Service Management
5 14 (31.11%) SLA
6 11 (24.44%) ITSM
7 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
7 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.56%) People Management
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) Degree
9 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.11%) QA
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.11%) Windows
11 4 (8.89%) Linux
11 4 (8.89%) CRM
11 4 (8.89%) C
11 4 (8.89%) SQL
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle
11 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
11 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
11 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Games
11 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
11 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
1 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.22%) Broadband
3 1 (2.22%) SMS
3 1 (2.22%) VoIP
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Games
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Informatics
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Statistics
2 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 25 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 16 (35.56%) Service Management
4 11 (24.44%) ITSM
5 8 (17.78%) Supplier Management
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.56%) People Management
7 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
9 4 (8.89%) Line Management
9 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (6.67%) High Availability
10 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) CISSP
3 3 (6.67%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) SLA
2 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) Cognizant
5 2 (4.44%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.22%) Cadence
6 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
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