The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Head of Service Management featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Service Management
Rank 906 952 989
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 3 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.012% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 15
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,500 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £83,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary - £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Head of Service Management in the job title.

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 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Management
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
London +39 3 £75,000 -
England +14 3 £75,000 -

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Head of Service Management 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 featuring Head of Service Management in the job title.

1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) Service Management
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (35.00%) ITSM
5 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Line Management
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) MS Office
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) COBIT
7 2 (10.00%) SLA
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Legal
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.00%) High Availability
8 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (5.00%) Office 365
8 1 (5.00%) IaaS
8 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) Service Management
2 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (35.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Practice Management
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) COBIT
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow