The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 131 129 138
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 42 36 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.26% 0.97% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.03% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 11
Average salary £57,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 12 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Glasgow -7 11 £47,000 +4.44% 1
Aberdeen +10 2 - -
Highlands - 1 £37,500 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £23,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £43,500 -
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (65.08%) Service Delivery
2 26 (41.27%) Finance
3 25 (39.68%) Service Management
4 22 (34.92%) ITIL
5 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (26.98%) Analytics
7 15 (23.81%) Coaching
7 15 (23.81%) User Experience
8 13 (20.63%) Scrum
8 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.63%) Marketing
8 13 (20.63%) Benchmarking
9 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (17.46%) SLA
11 10 (15.87%) Problem Management
12 8 (12.70%) Supplier Management
13 6 (9.52%) Banking
13 6 (9.52%) ITSM
14 5 (7.94%) Change Management
14 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
15 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
16 3 (4.76%) Retail
16 3 (4.76%) Degree
16 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
16 3 (4.76%) QA
16 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
16 3 (4.76%) Project Management
16 3 (4.76%) Microsoft

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (41.27%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Billing
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (23.81%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.59%) PKI
3 1 (1.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Service Delivery
2 25 (39.68%) Service Management
3 22 (34.92%) ITIL
4 17 (26.98%) Analytics
5 15 (23.81%) Coaching
6 13 (20.63%) Scrum
6 13 (20.63%) Benchmarking
6 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.87%) Problem Management
10 8 (12.70%) Supplier Management
11 6 (9.52%) ITSM
12 5 (7.94%) Change Management
13 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
14 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
14 3 (4.76%) Risk Management
14 3 (4.76%) Project Management
14 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco
3 1 (1.59%) VMware
3 1 (1.59%) LANDesk
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