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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 579 618 629
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 307 360 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 265 314 319
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,400 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
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 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +33 285 £52,500 +5.00% 15
London +56 120 £55,000 - 4
South East +70 62 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East of England +19 38 £61,500 +11.81% 1
Essex +37 23 £61,500 +14.41%
North West -28 22 £47,500 +3.26%
Berkshire +58 18 £40,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +11 15 £40,000 -2.43% 4
West Yorkshire +40 14 £38,750 -5.48% 4
South West +11 14 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Manchester -39 13 £52,000 +15.55%
West Sussex +31 11 £50,000 -9.09%
Chelmsford - 11 £61,500 -
Leeds +25 10 £36,750 -27.58% 2
Scotland +19 10 £55,000 -8.33%
Buckinghamshire +13 10 £57,500 +15.00%
East Midlands +8 9 £45,000 -33.33%
Bedfordshire +1 9 £50,000 -14.52%
Slough +29 7 £45,000 -26.53%
Surrey +26 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Edinburgh +2 6 £55,000 -8.33%
Wiltshire +17 5 £38,750 -28.24% 1
Crawley +12 5 £50,000 +25.00%
Middlesex +8 5 £75,000 +20.00%
Cardiff +1 5 £40,000 -
South Wales -1 5 £40,000 +0.82%
Wales -7 5 £40,000 +0.82%
Luton -20 5 £48,500 -
High Wycombe - 5 £55,000 -
Preston - 5 £40,000 -

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 366 (56.13%) ITIL
2 262 (40.18%) Service Delivery
3 216 (33.13%) Service Management
4 175 (26.84%) Project Management
5 172 (26.38%) Finance
6 155 (23.77%) SLA
7 101 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 100 (15.34%) Microsoft
9 99 (15.18%) PRINCE2
10 93 (14.26%) ITSM
11 83 (12.73%) Degree
12 76 (11.66%) Data Centre
13 74 (11.35%) Incident Management
14 71 (10.89%) Windows
15 70 (10.74%) ITIL V3
16 68 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
16 68 (10.43%) Change Management
17 61 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 54 (8.28%) Line Management
18 54 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
19 53 (8.13%) MS Excel
20 48 (7.36%) Risk Management
21 46 (7.06%) Retail
21 46 (7.06%) Service Design
22 45 (6.90%) Problem Management
22 45 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 41 (6.29%) Management Information System
24 37 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
25 34 (5.21%) VMware
26 33 (5.06%) Banking

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 22 (3.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.77%) IIS
4 4 (0.61%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.15%) CMS
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 53 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.76%) MS Office
3 8 (1.23%) MS Project
4 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.61%) Office 365
2 12 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.53%) IaaS
4 10 (1.53%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) G Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.45%) Firewall
2 28 (4.29%) WAN
3 18 (2.76%) LAN
4 17 (2.61%) Internet
5 13 (1.99%) DNS
6 12 (1.84%) DHCP
7 10 (1.53%) SAN
7 10 (1.53%) TCP/IP
8 9 (1.38%) IP Telephony
9 8 (1.23%) Wireless
10 7 (1.07%) VoIP
10 7 (1.07%) VPN
11 6 (0.92%) VLAN
12 4 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (0.61%) Skype
13 3 (0.46%) GSM
13 3 (0.46%) Network Security
13 3 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (0.31%) Intranet
14 2 (0.31%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.46%) MySQL
2 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.15%) Big Data
4 1 (0.15%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.15%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (0.15%) JIRA
1 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 172 (26.38%) Finance
2 46 (7.06%) Retail
3 33 (5.06%) Banking
4 29 (4.45%) Legal
5 27 (4.14%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.61%) Marketing
7 14 (2.15%) Law
8 9 (1.38%) Advertising
9 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.92%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.46%) Back Office
12 3 (0.46%) Billing
12 3 (0.46%) French Language
13 2 (0.31%) German Language
13 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
14 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.92%) .NET
2 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
2 3 (0.46%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (0.31%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.31%) Middleware
3 2 (0.31%) Web Services
4 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.15%) HTML
4 1 (0.15%) HTML5
4 1 (0.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.66%) Data Centre
2 41 (6.29%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.75%) Virtual Team
4 23 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (2.76%) FMCG
6 16 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.15%) Statistics
8 10 (1.53%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.53%) iPad
8 10 (1.53%) User Experience
9 6 (0.92%) Fat Client
9 6 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.77%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.77%) Replication
11 4 (0.61%) IVR
11 4 (0.61%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.61%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.46%) CMDB
12 3 (0.46%) Eurex
12 3 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (10.89%) Windows
2 27 (4.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.91%) Linux
3 19 (2.91%) Windows 7
4 13 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.53%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.53%) Windows 8
6 8 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.92%) Unix
8 4 (0.61%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.31%) Android
10 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (56.13%) ITIL
2 262 (40.18%) Service Delivery
3 216 (33.13%) Service Management
4 175 (26.84%) Project Management
5 101 (15.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 99 (15.18%) PRINCE2
7 93 (14.26%) ITSM
8 74 (11.35%) Incident Management
9 70 (10.74%) ITIL V3
10 68 (10.43%) Change Management
11 61 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 54 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (8.28%) Line Management
13 48 (7.36%) Risk Management
14 46 (7.06%) Service Design
15 45 (6.90%) Problem Management
16 37 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (4.91%) Performance Management
18 31 (4.75%) Migration
19 30 (4.60%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.30%) SQL
2 6 (0.92%) C#
3 5 (0.77%) Java
4 3 (0.46%) C
4 3 (0.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.46%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.46%) VB
5 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (12.73%) Degree
2 68 (10.43%) ITIL Certification
3 45 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 15 (2.30%) CISA
5 13 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.84%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.53%) CISM
7 10 (1.53%) CRISC
8 8 (1.23%) CISSP
9 7 (1.07%) DBS Check
9 7 (1.07%) MCP
9 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.61%) CCNA
11 4 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.61%) MCSE
12 3 (0.46%) ISSAP
12 3 (0.46%) ISSEP
12 3 (0.46%) PMP
12 3 (0.46%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (23.77%) SLA
2 14 (2.15%) QA
3 13 (1.99%) COBIT
4 11 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.77%) P3O
7 3 (0.46%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.31%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.15%) GAMP
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.15%) ISO19770
System Software
1 25 (3.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.61%) DFS Replication
4 4 (0.61%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.31%) vSphere
5 2 (0.31%) XenServer
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.38%) WSUS
2 5 (0.77%) SCCM
2 5 (0.77%) SCOM
3 4 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.46%) PaperCut
4 3 (0.46%) Puppet
4 3 (0.46%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.31%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.31%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 100 (15.34%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.21%) VMware
3 31 (4.75%) Cisco
4 26 (3.99%) Citrix
5 20 (3.07%) HP
6 11 (1.69%) Computacenter
7 9 (1.38%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.77%) 3PAR
8 5 (0.77%) Dell
8 5 (0.77%) NetApp
8 5 (0.77%) Oracle
8 5 (0.77%) Remedy
8 5 (0.77%) SAP
8 5 (0.77%) Veeam
9 4 (0.61%) Cognizant
9 4 (0.61%) Dell KACE
10 3 (0.46%) Draytek
10 3 (0.46%) Equitrac
10 3 (0.46%) Juniper
10 3 (0.46%) SolarWinds
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: From £23,139 to £28,923 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Salary: £38,000 - £39,000 + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago