The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Managed Services role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Managed Services in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Managed Services
Rank 875 915 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Managed Services 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.003% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.004% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £66,250 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Managed Services
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Managed Services in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Managed Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Managed Services
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Managed Services within the UK.

Head of Managed Services Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Managed Services
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Managed Services over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Head of Managed Services Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Managed Services
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Managed Services within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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
England +36 15 £66,250 +6.00%
London +40 6 £67,500 -11.18%
West Midlands - 6 £72,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £72,500 -
Lichfield - 3 - -
Birmingham - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 - -
South East +23 2 - -
Hampshire +4 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
Dunstable - 2 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
East of England - 2 £60,000 -
Chiswick - 2 £60,000 -
City of London - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Leicester - 1 £47,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £47,500 -

Head of Managed Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Managed Services 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 Head of Managed Services in their job title.

1 7 (46.67%) Degree
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) MS Project
5 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (13.33%) PMP
5 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security

Head of Managed Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Managed Services 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 Head of Managed Services in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft