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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 134 141 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.81% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.84% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 10
Average salary £50,000 £39,750 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.78% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £36,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
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
2914 3320 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.15% 95.65% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 2185 1787
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +11 9 £51,000 +22.89% 1
Stirling -6 7 £47,500 -
Glasgow +11 5 £60,000 +60.00% 4
South Ayrshire - 2 £37,500 -
Aberdeen +6 1 - -
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 38 (66.67%) ITIL
2 34 (59.65%) Service Delivery
3 25 (43.86%) Finance
4 18 (31.58%) Service Management
5 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (22.81%) People Management
7 12 (21.05%) SLA
8 11 (19.30%) SAP
8 11 (19.30%) Banking
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (15.79%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) Change Management
10 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (14.04%) MS Office
11 7 (12.28%) Degree
11 7 (12.28%) Billing
11 7 (12.28%) Supplier Management
11 7 (12.28%) ITSM
11 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
12 6 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
13 5 (8.77%) Demand Management
13 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
13 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
13 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
13 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (8.77%) Logistics
14 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
14 4 (7.02%) ERP
14 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
14 4 (7.02%) SAP ERP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SAP ERP
1 4 (7.02%) SAP LE
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (43.86%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) ITIL
2 34 (59.65%) Service Delivery
3 18 (31.58%) Service Management
4 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.81%) People Management
6 9 (15.79%) Change Management
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
7 8 (14.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.28%) ITSM
8 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.28%) Supplier Management
9 5 (8.77%) Logistics
9 5 (8.77%) Performance Management
9 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.77%) Demand Management
10 4 (7.02%) Coaching
10 4 (7.02%) ERP
10 4 (7.02%) Problem Management
10 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.75%) CISM
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) SAP
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) BMC
3 1 (1.75%) Remedy
3 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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