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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Service Management
Rank 916 934 941
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 14 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.021% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 9
Average salary £75,000 £91,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +17.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £102,500 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £102,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +51.85%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Management
Top 15 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 13 February 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
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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 +13 13 £75,000 -17.80% 1
West Midlands - 7 £85,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £85,000 -
London +18 3 £75,000 +5.63%
City of London +67 2 £68,750 -
North Yorkshire +23 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +12 2 £60,000 -
Middlesbrough - 2 £60,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £85,000 -
South East -2 1 £75,000 -26.82%
Wales - 1 £67,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £75,000 -
Newport - 1 £67,500 -
South Wales - 1 £67,500 -

Head of Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (86.11%) Service Management
2 30 (83.33%) ITIL
3 18 (50.00%) ITSM
4 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 10 (27.78%) SLA
7 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
9 7 (19.44%) Supplier Management
9 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
10 6 (16.67%) Line Management
10 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.89%) Legal
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
12 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (11.11%) SaaS
12 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 4 (11.11%) Scrum
12 4 (11.11%) Change Management
13 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
13 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
13 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 3 (8.33%) Banking
13 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
13 3 (8.33%) Kanban

Head of Service Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Legal
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Publishing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) AIX
2 1 (2.78%) HPUX
2 1 (2.78%) Solaris
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Service Management
2 30 (83.33%) ITIL
3 18 (50.00%) ITSM
4 15 (41.67%) Service Delivery
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
7 7 (19.44%) Supplier Management
8 6 (16.67%) Line Management
8 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 4 (11.11%) Change Management
10 4 (11.11%) Scrum
11 3 (8.33%) DevOps
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) Kanban
11 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
11 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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