The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Service Management 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 Service Management in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Management
Rank 853 873 869
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 38 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.021% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 32 16 12
Average salary £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,153 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £109,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £73,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-7.84% +4.64%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Head of Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend

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

Head of Service Management Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Service Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Service Management over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Management
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +35 37 £80,000 +23.07% 5
London +17 14 £90,000 +53.84% 4
South West - 13 £65,000 - 1
Cornwall - 10 £70,000 - 1
West Midlands +13 6 £67,500 +3.84%
Wales - 6 £75,000 -
New Quay - 5 - -
Newquay - 5 - -
Ceredigion - 5 - -
Mid Wales - 5 - -
Birmingham +10 3 £67,500 +3.84%
North West 0 3 £67,500 -12.90%
Bristol - 3 £60,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £67,500 -
Truro - 2 £70,000 -
Warrington - 2 £67,500 -
City of London - 2 £78,750 -
South East -1 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £85,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £52,500 -
Newport - 1 £75,000 -
East of England - 1 £85,500 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Service Management 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 Service Management in their job title.

1 42 (82.35%) Service Management
2 35 (68.63%) ITIL
3 28 (54.90%) Service Delivery
4 19 (37.25%) ITSM
5 13 (25.49%) Finance
6 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (19.61%) Process Management
7 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
8 8 (15.69%) Process Improvement
9 7 (13.73%) SLA
9 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
11 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
11 5 (9.80%) Electronics
12 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
12 4 (7.84%) Scrum
12 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
12 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (7.84%) SaaS
12 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
12 4 (7.84%) Line Management
12 4 (7.84%) Coaching
13 3 (5.88%) DevOps
13 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (5.88%) Kanban
13 3 (5.88%) Change Management

Head of Service Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Head of Service Management 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 Service Management in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Electronics
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.92%) Publishing
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.96%) User Experience
1 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (82.35%) Service Management
2 35 (68.63%) ITIL
3 28 (54.90%) Service Delivery
4 19 (37.25%) ITSM
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (19.61%) Process Management
6 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.69%) Process Improvement
8 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
9 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL V3
10 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
11 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
11 4 (7.84%) Line Management
11 4 (7.84%) Coaching
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.84%) Scrum
12 3 (5.88%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
EE
Posted: 16 days ago
Cornwall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West London
EE
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago