The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Services Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Manager
Rank 668 689 730
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 232 223 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 193 191 132
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,200 £70,000 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 September 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 +31 217 £47,500 -5.00% 18
London -15 62 £55,000 -3.50% 8
South East +1 52 £45,000 -10.00% 3
North West +25 37 £46,000 -14.81% 2
Manchester +27 31 £45,500 -15.74% 2
East of England +15 19 £50,000 +14.94%
Yorkshire +13 19 £45,000 +20.00%
South West -8 18 £47,250 +18.12% 2
Kent +9 16 £43,500 -13.00%
West Yorkshire +14 14 £67,000 +48.88%
Buckinghamshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
City of London +25 10 £54,250 -6.46% 2
Milton Keynes - 10 £55,000 - 1
Leeds +10 8 £67,000 +48.88%
Oxfordshire -5 8 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Essex +2 7 £48,000 +10.34%
East Midlands 0 7 £41,674 +1.99% 2
Bristol -7 7 £50,000 -3.84% 1
Wimbledon +1 6 £35,000 -
Wales -1 6 £48,750 -
Berkshire -4 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
South Wales -6 6 £48,750 -
Cardiff -12 6 £48,750 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £51,250 -
Hampshire +17 5 £58,125 +16.25%
Wiltshire +9 5 £33,500 -27.56%
Dorset +7 5 £47,000 +45.73% 1
Bournemouth +5 5 £47,000 +42.42% 1
Surrey +3 5 £38,500 -23.00%
Salisbury - 5 £33,500 -

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Services Manager 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 IT Services Manager in their job title.

1 301 (72.88%) ITIL
2 222 (53.75%) Service Delivery
3 196 (47.46%) Service Management
4 112 (27.12%) Finance
5 91 (22.03%) SLA
6 80 (19.37%) PRINCE2
7 76 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
7 76 (18.40%) Project Management
8 72 (17.43%) Incident Management
9 65 (15.74%) Problem Management
10 58 (14.04%) Windows
11 55 (13.32%) Microsoft
11 55 (13.32%) Change Management
12 54 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 53 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (12.35%) ITSM
15 49 (11.86%) Degree
16 43 (10.41%) ITIL V3
17 41 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
18 40 (9.69%) Mentoring
19 37 (8.96%) MS Excel
20 33 (7.99%) VMware
21 32 (7.75%) Retail
22 30 (7.26%) Banking
22 30 (7.26%) Business Continuity
23 29 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
24 28 (6.78%) Citrix
25 26 (6.30%) Data Centre
26 24 (5.81%) Oracle
26 24 (5.81%) Release Management

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Services Manager 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 IT Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (5.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.97%) Drupal
4 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
4 2 (0.48%) Lync
4 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.48%) Apache
4 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
4 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (3.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.42%) SaaS
2 6 (1.45%) Office 365
3 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.63%) DHCP
2 11 (2.66%) WAN
2 11 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (2.66%) NetScaler
2 11 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (2.42%) LAN
4 8 (1.94%) Firewall
5 6 (1.45%) VPN
6 5 (1.21%) SAN
7 3 (0.73%) DNS
7 3 (0.73%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.48%) SSL
8 2 (0.48%) VoIP
8 2 (0.48%) DMZ
8 2 (0.48%) Wireless
8 2 (0.48%) IPsec
8 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.24%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.48%) MySQL
4 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.48%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.48%) QlikView
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) JIRA
1 1 (0.24%) Redmine
1 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 112 (27.12%) Finance
2 32 (7.75%) Retail
3 30 (7.26%) Banking
4 21 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.39%) Law
5 14 (3.39%) Publishing
6 13 (3.15%) Legal
7 12 (2.91%) Advertising
8 10 (2.42%) German Language
9 9 (2.18%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.21%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.97%) Front Office
11 4 (0.97%) Back Office
11 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.73%) Marketing
13 2 (0.48%) French Language
13 2 (0.48%) Local Government
13 2 (0.48%) Electronics
14 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.73%) .NET
1 3 (0.73%) Web Services
2 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.24%) Middleware
3 1 (0.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.30%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.91%) EPoS
4 12 (2.91%) Statistics
5 11 (2.66%) CLARiiON
5 11 (2.66%) EMC VNX
5 11 (2.66%) Private Cloud
6 8 (1.94%) PMI
7 6 (1.45%) User Experience
8 5 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.21%) CMDB
9 4 (0.97%) Graphic Design
9 4 (0.97%) Photography
9 4 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.73%) FMCG
11 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.48%) NHS
11 2 (0.48%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.04%) Windows
2 18 (4.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (3.87%) Linux
4 14 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 11 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.18%) UNIX
7 4 (0.97%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.48%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (72.88%) ITIL
2 222 (53.75%) Service Delivery
3 196 (47.46%) Service Management
4 80 (19.37%) PRINCE2
5 76 (18.40%) Project Management
6 72 (17.43%) Incident Management
7 65 (15.74%) Problem Management
8 55 (13.32%) Change Management
9 54 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 53 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (12.35%) ITSM
12 43 (10.41%) ITIL V3
13 41 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (9.69%) Mentoring
15 30 (7.26%) Business Continuity
16 24 (5.81%) Release Management
17 23 (5.57%) Coaching
18 22 (5.33%) Performance Management
18 22 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (5.08%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.84%) SQL
2 2 (0.48%) C
2 2 (0.48%) C#
3 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (18.40%) ITIL Certification
2 49 (11.86%) Degree
3 10 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 7 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.21%) MCSE
6 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.48%) MCP
8 2 (0.48%) MCSA
9 1 (0.24%) CISSP
9 1 (0.24%) ACCA
9 1 (0.24%) CISA
9 1 (0.24%) CISM
9 1 (0.24%) CIMA
9 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (22.03%) SLA
2 13 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.39%) vSphere
4 12 (2.91%) XenApp
5 11 (2.66%) UAG
5 11 (2.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.66%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.48%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.48%) WSUS
3 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.99%) VMware
3 28 (6.78%) Citrix
4 24 (5.81%) Oracle
5 20 (4.84%) Cisco
6 14 (3.39%) EMC
7 11 (2.66%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.66%) Infoblox
8 8 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.21%) Remedy
9 5 (1.21%) RedPrairie
9 5 (1.21%) JDA
10 4 (0.97%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (0.97%) SAP
11 3 (0.73%) HP
12 2 (0.48%) Apple
12 2 (0.48%) Sage
12 2 (0.48%) Avaya
12 2 (0.48%) WatchGuard
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Car Bens
Posted: 40 minutes ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Momentum
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
University of Nottingham
Salary: £37,394 - 45,954 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Royal Holloway University
Salary: £33,476 to £39,528
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £67000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago