The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Service Management
Rank 880 853 878
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 25 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.025% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 15
Average salary £65,000 £75,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £90,000 £103,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Management
Top 21 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 25 July 2014. 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 -29 25 £65,000 -10.34% 2
South East -6 9 £74,125 -14.05% 1
South West -8 6 £55,000 -
London -45 6 £65,000 -23.52%
Truro - 6 £55,000 -
Cornwall - 6 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Berkshire +7 3 £74,125 -10.15%
North West 0 2 £77,500 +3.33%
Oxford - 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £75,000 -
Manchester - 2 £77,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire -30 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Leeds -33 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Yorkshire -39 1 £65,000 -7.14%
North East - 1 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £75,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £75,000 -
Reading - 1 £73,250 -

Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Service Management
2 34 (64.15%) ITIL
3 32 (60.38%) ITSM
4 24 (45.28%) Service Delivery
5 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
6 13 (24.53%) Process Management
6 13 (24.53%) SLA
7 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.75%) Finance
9 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
10 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
11 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
12 7 (13.21%) Change Management
13 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
13 6 (11.32%) Degree
14 5 (9.43%) Contact Management
14 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
14 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (9.43%) VMware
14 5 (9.43%) MCSE
14 5 (9.43%) Cisco
14 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
16 3 (5.66%) CMDB
16 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
16 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
16 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
17 2 (3.77%) Project Management
17 2 (3.77%) Remedy

Head of Service Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) French Language
3 1 (1.89%) German Language
3 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (100.00%) Service Management
2 34 (64.15%) ITIL
3 32 (60.38%) ITSM
4 24 (45.28%) Service Delivery
5 13 (24.53%) Process Management
6 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
7 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
8 9 (16.98%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (15.09%) Problem Management
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
10 7 (13.21%) Change Management
11 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
12 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
12 5 (9.43%) Contact Management
12 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
14 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
15 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (3.77%) Project Management
16 1 (1.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) MCSE
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco
1 5 (9.43%) VMware
2 2 (3.77%) Remedy
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
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