The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Services Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 578 589 651
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +62
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 327 399 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 277 339 305
Median salary £50,750 £48,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,981 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

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
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Services Manager in the job title.

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend

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

IT Services Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Services Manager over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

IT Services Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
England +1 310 £50,000 +4.16% 27
London +58 139 £55,000 - 11
South East +50 60 £48,750 -11.36% 4
East of England +33 34 £50,000 -2.43% 1
North West -26 27 £46,250 +2.77% 4
Berkshire +38 26 £40,000 -27.27%
Bedfordshire +26 21 £47,500 -9.52%
West Midlands -19 21 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 16 £43,750 -7.89% 2
Birmingham -21 16 £50,000 +1.52%
City of London +42 12 £56,250 -6.25% 2
Manchester -25 12 £45,875 +1.94% 3
West Yorkshire +10 11 £45,000 -19.28% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £65,000 +18.18% 1
South West -21 9 £46,250 -2.11% 3
Leeds +20 8 £45,000 -19.28%
Hertfordshire +18 7 £57,500 -4.16%
Surrey +16 7 £47,500 -24.00%
Bristol -2 7 £47,500 -
Lancashire - 7 £45,000 - 1
Scotland +15 6 £61,250 +2.08%
East Midlands +9 6 £42,500 -18.43% 1
West Sussex +22 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
South Yorkshire +11 5 £28,750 -65.15%
Cheshire +34 4 £67,500 -
Slough +15 4 £40,250 -30.00%
Edinburgh +14 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Brighton +11 4 £70,000 -3.40%
East Sussex +9 4 £70,000 +27.30%
Hampshire +8 4 £34,250 -37.72% 1

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT Services Manager 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 IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 368 (52.95%) ITIL
2 277 (39.86%) Service Delivery
3 224 (32.23%) Service Management
4 220 (31.65%) Finance
5 165 (23.74%) Project Management
6 147 (21.15%) SLA
7 109 (15.68%) ITSM
8 107 (15.40%) Microsoft
8 107 (15.40%) PRINCE2
9 106 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 78 (11.22%) Degree
11 74 (10.65%) Windows
12 72 (10.36%) ITIL Certification
12 72 (10.36%) Change Management
13 69 (9.93%) Data Centre
14 67 (9.64%) Incident Management
15 65 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
16 61 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
17 60 (8.63%) ITIL V3
18 54 (7.77%) MS Excel
19 53 (7.63%) Line Management
20 52 (7.48%) Problem Management
21 48 (6.91%) Risk Management
22 43 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 42 (6.04%) Banking
23 42 (6.04%) Service Design
24 40 (5.76%) Retail
25 38 (5.47%) Management Information System
26 37 (5.32%) People Management
27 35 (5.04%) Legal

IT Services Manager 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 24 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.01%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.29%) Skype for Business
4 5 (0.72%) IIS
5 4 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.58%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.03%) MS Office
3 11 (1.58%) MS Project
4 7 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.31%) Office 365
2 9 (1.29%) IaaS
3 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.01%) SaaS
5 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.14%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.88%) Firewall
2 23 (3.31%) WAN
3 16 (2.30%) LAN
4 13 (1.87%) Internet
5 11 (1.58%) SAN
6 9 (1.29%) DHCP
6 9 (1.29%) DNS
7 8 (1.15%) IP Telephony
7 8 (1.15%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.01%) VoIP
8 7 (1.01%) Wireless
9 6 (0.86%) Network Security
10 5 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (0.72%) Skype
11 4 (0.58%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.58%) VPN
12 3 (0.43%) GSM
12 3 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.29%) Converged Networks
13 2 (0.29%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.29%) MySQL
4 1 (0.14%) Big Data
4 1 (0.14%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.29%) JIRA
1 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 220 (31.65%) Finance
2 42 (6.04%) Banking
3 40 (5.76%) Retail
4 35 (5.04%) Legal
5 33 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 23 (3.31%) Marketing
7 18 (2.59%) Law
8 9 (1.29%) Advertising
8 9 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.43%) Back Office
10 3 (0.43%) French Language
10 3 (0.43%) Local Government
11 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.29%) German Language
11 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.72%) .NET
2 4 (0.58%) Web Services
3 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.43%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.43%) Middleware
4 2 (0.29%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.29%) HTML
4 2 (0.29%) HTML5
4 2 (0.29%) jQuery
4 2 (0.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 69 (9.93%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.47%) Management Information System
3 26 (3.74%) Virtual Team
4 25 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.59%) FMCG
6 15 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.01%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.01%) Statistics
8 9 (1.29%) User Experience
9 6 (0.86%) iPad
10 5 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (0.72%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.58%) IVR
11 4 (0.58%) Replication
11 4 (0.58%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.43%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.43%) Eurex
12 3 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.65%) Windows
2 30 (4.32%) Windows Server
3 20 (2.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (2.01%) Linux
5 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.44%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.29%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.72%) Android
8 5 (0.72%) Unix
9 4 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (52.95%) ITIL
2 277 (39.86%) Service Delivery
3 224 (32.23%) Service Management
4 165 (23.74%) Project Management
5 109 (15.68%) ITSM
6 107 (15.40%) PRINCE2
7 106 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (10.36%) Change Management
9 67 (9.64%) Incident Management
10 65 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 60 (8.63%) ITIL V3
13 53 (7.63%) Line Management
14 52 (7.48%) Problem Management
15 48 (6.91%) Risk Management
16 42 (6.04%) Service Design
17 37 (5.32%) People Management
18 33 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
19 30 (4.32%) Migration
20 29 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.59%) SQL
2 7 (1.01%) C#
3 4 (0.58%) C
3 4 (0.58%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.43%) Java
4 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.43%) VB
5 2 (0.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (11.22%) Degree
2 72 (10.36%) ITIL Certification
3 43 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 19 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.01%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.73%) CISA
7 11 (1.58%) CISM
7 11 (1.58%) CRISC
8 7 (1.01%) MCP
8 7 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.86%) CISSP
9 6 (0.86%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.72%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.58%) ISSAP
11 4 (0.58%) ISSEP
11 4 (0.58%) ISSMP
11 4 (0.58%) MCITP
11 4 (0.58%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (21.15%) SLA
2 13 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.58%) QA
4 6 (0.86%) COBIT
5 5 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.43%) P3O
7 1 (0.14%) COSHH
7 1 (0.14%) GAMP
7 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.14%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.58%) DFS Replication
4 4 (0.58%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.43%) vSphere
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.29%) XenServer
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.29%) WSUS
2 6 (0.86%) SCCM
3 4 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.43%) PaperCut
4 3 (0.43%) Puppet
4 3 (0.43%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.29%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.29%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 107 (15.40%) Microsoft
2 31 (4.46%) Cisco
2 31 (4.46%) Citrix
2 31 (4.46%) VMware
3 18 (2.59%) ServiceNow
4 15 (2.16%) HP
5 12 (1.73%) Remedy
6 10 (1.44%) Computacenter
7 7 (1.01%) Dell
7 7 (1.01%) Oracle
8 5 (0.72%) 3PAR
8 5 (0.72%) SAP
9 4 (0.58%) Dell KACE
9 4 (0.58%) NetApp
9 4 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.58%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.43%) Apple
10 3 (0.43%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.43%) NYFIX
10 3 (0.43%) Reuters
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