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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Manager
UK
Rank 590 622 598
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 269 309 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 231 268 306
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +51 250 £55,000 +4.76% 27
London +85 118 £55,500 -3.47% 7
East of England +51 49 £61,500 +26.15% 1
South East +51 42 £55,000 - 5
Essex +49 35 £63,000 +32.63% 1
Chelmsford - 22 £63,000 -
Yorkshire +6 14 £37,000 -9.75% 2
West Yorkshire +30 12 £36,750 -10.36% 2
South West +16 12 £33,750 -18.67% 9
Berkshire +50 10 £50,000 -13.04%
Leeds +29 8 £36,000 -16.27% 1
Scotland +5 8 £55,000 -4.34% 1
North West -24 8 £42,000 -6.66%
Surrey +26 7 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Bedfordshire +17 7 £50,000 -9.09%
South Wales +10 7 £40,000 -
Wales +6 7 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +1 7 £55,000 -4.34%
Wiltshire +22 6 £43,125 +3.91% 3
Kent - 6 £57,500 -
City of London +31 5 £100,000 +75.43%
East Midlands +15 5 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Cardiff +6 5 £40,000 -
Middlesex +2 5 £75,000 +11.11%
Bromley -9 5 - -
Manchester -25 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Oxfordshire +29 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 4 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Colchester +14 4 £63,750 +34.21%
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £52,500 +10.52%

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 325 (54.90%) ITIL
2 245 (41.39%) Service Delivery
3 208 (35.14%) Service Management
4 171 (28.89%) Project Management
5 162 (27.36%) Finance
6 135 (22.80%) SLA
7 103 (17.40%) ITSM
8 91 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 88 (14.86%) Microsoft
10 82 (13.85%) PRINCE2
11 81 (13.68%) Incident Management
11 81 (13.68%) Degree
12 74 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 70 (11.82%) ITIL V3
14 62 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 62 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
15 60 (10.14%) Change Management
16 56 (9.46%) Risk Management
17 54 (9.12%) Windows
18 49 (8.28%) MS Excel
19 47 (7.94%) Line Management
20 43 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
21 41 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (6.76%) Problem Management
23 39 (6.59%) Management Information System
24 38 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 32 (5.41%) Retail
25 32 (5.41%) Performance Management
26 31 (5.24%) Banking
26 31 (5.24%) VMware

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 15 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.68%) IIS
3 4 (0.68%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.51%) CMS
5 2 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.34%) SAS
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 49 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.70%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.21%) Office 365
2 18 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.53%) IaaS
4 14 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.36%) SaaS
5 6 (1.01%) PaaS
6 5 (0.84%) G Suite
7 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.56%) Firewall
2 23 (3.89%) WAN
3 13 (2.20%) Internet
3 13 (2.20%) LAN
4 10 (1.69%) DNS
5 9 (1.52%) DHCP
6 8 (1.35%) VPN
7 7 (1.18%) VLAN
8 5 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (0.68%) SAN
9 4 (0.68%) Skype
9 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.68%) VoIP
9 4 (0.68%) Wireless
10 2 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.34%) FCoE
10 2 (0.34%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.34%) Network Security
10 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.51%) MySQL
4 2 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.17%) JIRA
1 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 162 (27.36%) Finance
2 32 (5.41%) Retail
3 31 (5.24%) Banking
4 26 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 24 (4.05%) Legal
6 14 (2.36%) Marketing
7 10 (1.69%) Law
8 9 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.35%) Billing
10 7 (1.18%) Advertising
11 4 (0.68%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Electronics
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.84%) .NET
2 2 (0.34%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.34%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (0.34%) Middleware
2 2 (0.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.17%) HTML
3 1 (0.17%) HTML5
3 1 (0.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 39 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.22%) Virtual Team
4 19 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.53%) FMCG
6 14 (2.36%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.69%) iPad
8 8 (1.35%) Statistics
8 8 (1.35%) User Experience
9 7 (1.18%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.51%) CMDB
12 3 (0.51%) NHS
12 3 (0.51%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.34%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.34%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.34%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (9.12%) Windows
2 20 (3.38%) Windows Server
3 16 (2.70%) Linux
4 13 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (2.03%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.84%) Unix
8 5 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.51%) Android
9 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (54.90%) ITIL
2 245 (41.39%) Service Delivery
3 208 (35.14%) Service Management
4 171 (28.89%) Project Management
5 103 (17.40%) ITSM
6 91 (15.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 82 (13.85%) PRINCE2
8 81 (13.68%) Incident Management
9 70 (11.82%) ITIL V3
10 62 (10.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 60 (10.14%) Change Management
12 56 (9.46%) Risk Management
13 47 (7.94%) Line Management
14 43 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
15 41 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (6.76%) Problem Management
17 32 (5.41%) Performance Management
18 29 (4.90%) Business Continuity
19 28 (4.73%) Service Design
20 25 (4.22%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.03%) SQL
2 5 (0.84%) C#
3 4 (0.68%) Java
4 3 (0.51%) C
4 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.34%) VB
6 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 81 (13.68%) Degree
2 62 (10.47%) ITIL Certification
3 38 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (2.36%) CISA
5 10 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.52%) CISM
6 9 (1.52%) CRISC
7 7 (1.18%) CISSP
8 6 (1.01%) DBS Check
8 6 (1.01%) MCP
9 5 (0.84%) CCNA
9 5 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.84%) MCSE
9 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.68%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.34%) CASP
11 2 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
11 2 (0.34%) MBA
11 2 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (22.80%) SLA
2 18 (3.04%) QA
3 15 (2.53%) COBIT
4 11 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.84%) P3O
7 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.51%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.34%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.17%) GAMP
System Software
1 31 (5.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.34%) NFS
5 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 2 (0.34%) XenServer
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
6 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.18%) SCCM
2 6 (1.01%) SCOM
3 4 (0.68%) vRealize
3 4 (0.68%) WSUS
4 3 (0.51%) PaperCut
4 3 (0.51%) SafeCom
5 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (5.24%) VMware
3 27 (4.56%) Cisco
4 20 (3.38%) HP
5 14 (2.36%) Citrix
6 11 (1.86%) Computacenter
7 8 (1.35%) NetApp
7 8 (1.35%) Oracle
7 8 (1.35%) SAP
7 8 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.01%) Google
9 5 (0.84%) Veeam
10 4 (0.68%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.68%) Draytek
10 4 (0.68%) Juniper
11 3 (0.51%) 3PAR
11 3 (0.51%) Dell
11 3 (0.51%) Equitrac
11 3 (0.51%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.34%) Brocade
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Essex
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