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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 604 598 633
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 353 363 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 305 294 215
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
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% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 -2 321 £50,000 +5.26% 41
London +31 125 £55,000 -6.38% 11
South East -2 65 £52,500 +2.94% 9
West Midlands +18 46 £50,000 +1.01% 3
Yorkshire -9 30 £42,000 +8.38% 5
Birmingham +16 26 £50,000 +1.01%
West Yorkshire -28 24 £42,000 +8.38% 5
North West +3 22 £46,250 +5.11% 4
Surrey +11 20 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Scotland +13 18 £57,500 +48.38% 1
East of England -4 18 £47,500 -16.66% 6
Edinburgh +17 16 £57,500 +5.99% 1
Berkshire -38 15 £53,750 +27.97% 4
Manchester -5 11 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Bradford +1 9 £41,000 -
South West -22 9 £41,500 -2.35%
Wakefield - 9 £42,000 -
Hampshire - 9 £50,000 - 3
City of London +37 8 £58,750 +11.90% 4
Camberley - 8 £47,500 -
South Wales +13 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Wales +11 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Cardiff +2 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Leeds -32 6 £42,750 +14.00% 4
Oxfordshire -1 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Reading -16 5 £55,000 +30.95%
Chiswick - 5 £60,000 -
Cheshire +20 4 £41,250 -13.15%
Slough +3 4 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Hertfordshire 0 4 £52,500 -22.22% 1

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 394 (56.21%) ITIL
2 269 (38.37%) Service Delivery
3 219 (31.24%) Finance
4 199 (28.39%) Service Management
5 131 (18.69%) Project Management
6 120 (17.12%) SLA
7 111 (15.83%) ITIL Certification
8 102 (14.55%) Change Management
9 101 (14.41%) ITSM
10 87 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 85 (12.13%) Microsoft
11 85 (12.13%) PRINCE2
12 79 (11.27%) Problem Management
13 78 (11.13%) Degree
14 75 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 74 (10.56%) ITIL V3
16 62 (8.84%) MS Excel
17 60 (8.56%) Windows
18 58 (8.27%) Banking
18 58 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (8.13%) Incident Management
20 56 (7.99%) Data Centre
21 48 (6.85%) VMware
22 44 (6.28%) Line Management
23 40 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
24 39 (5.56%) Retail
24 39 (5.56%) Supplier Management
24 39 (5.56%) Release Management
25 37 (5.28%) Telecoms
26 35 (4.99%) Management Information System

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (2.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.14%) CMS
4 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.43%) IIS
7 2 (0.29%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.29%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.28%) MS Office
3 17 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) BASE24
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (1.71%) Office 365
3 7 (1.00%) SaaS
4 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.14%) WAN
2 26 (3.71%) LAN
3 14 (2.00%) SAN
4 9 (1.28%) DNS
5 8 (1.14%) DHCP
6 7 (1.00%) Internet
7 6 (0.86%) Firewall
8 5 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (0.71%) Wireless
9 3 (0.43%) VLAN
9 3 (0.43%) VPN
9 3 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.29%) Broadband
10 2 (0.29%) IPsec
10 2 (0.29%) MPLS
10 2 (0.29%) Network Security
10 2 (0.29%) SSL
10 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.14%) BGP
11 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (0.57%) Big Data
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.14%) GIS
5 1 (0.14%) MySQL
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.14%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.14%) QlikView
5 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.14%) JIRA
1 1 (0.14%) Subversion
General
1 219 (31.24%) Finance
2 58 (8.27%) Banking
3 39 (5.56%) Retail
4 37 (5.28%) Telecoms
5 27 (3.85%) Law
5 27 (3.85%) Legal
6 23 (3.28%) Marketing
7 14 (2.00%) Advertising
8 12 (1.71%) Publishing
9 11 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.14%) Back Office
10 8 (1.14%) German Language
11 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.71%) .NET
2 8 (1.14%) Middleware
3 4 (0.57%) Web Services
4 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.43%) HTML
5 2 (0.29%) COM
5 2 (0.29%) CSS
5 2 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.14%) EDI
6 1 (0.14%) J2EE
6 1 (0.14%) Spring
6 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.99%) Data Centre
3 35 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.57%) Statistics
5 11 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.57%) Driving Licence
5 11 (1.57%) FMCG
5 11 (1.57%) NHS
6 10 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (1.28%) Fixed Income
7 9 (1.28%) PMI
8 7 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (0.86%) CMDB
10 5 (0.71%) Replication
11 3 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.43%) Economics
11 3 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.43%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (0.43%) NGOSS
12 2 (0.29%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.56%) Windows
2 29 (4.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (2.57%) Linux
5 14 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.85%) Unix
7 3 (0.43%) Android
7 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (56.21%) ITIL
2 269 (38.37%) Service Delivery
3 199 (28.39%) Service Management
4 131 (18.69%) Project Management
5 102 (14.55%) Change Management
6 101 (14.41%) ITSM
7 87 (12.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 85 (12.13%) PRINCE2
9 79 (11.27%) Problem Management
10 75 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (10.56%) ITIL V3
12 57 (8.13%) Incident Management
13 44 (6.28%) Line Management
14 40 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
15 39 (5.56%) Release Management
15 39 (5.56%) Supplier Management
16 30 (4.28%) Business Development
16 30 (4.28%) Coaching
16 30 (4.28%) Time Management
17 26 (3.71%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (2.71%) C
2 16 (2.28%) SQL
3 4 (0.57%) Java
4 3 (0.43%) C++
5 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 111 (15.83%) ITIL Certification
2 78 (11.13%) Degree
3 16 (2.28%) PMI Certification
4 14 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (1.28%) CISA
6 7 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.86%) CISM
7 6 (0.86%) CISSP
7 6 (0.86%) PMP
8 5 (0.71%) MCSE
8 5 (0.71%) PgMP
8 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.57%) ISEB
9 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.43%) CRISC
10 3 (0.43%) HND
10 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.43%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.43%) VCAP
11 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (17.12%) SLA
2 10 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.28%) COBIT
3 9 (1.28%) QA
4 7 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.43%) P3O
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
System Software
1 26 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (2.85%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.71%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (0.71%) vSphere
4 5 (0.71%) Xen
5 4 (0.57%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.29%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.29%) WSUS
3 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 85 (12.13%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.85%) VMware
3 29 (4.14%) Cisco
4 22 (3.14%) Oracle
5 21 (3.00%) Remedy
6 20 (2.85%) Citrix
6 20 (2.85%) ServiceNow
7 15 (2.14%) HP
8 13 (1.85%) SAP
9 11 (1.57%) Dell
10 9 (1.28%) NetApp
11 7 (1.00%) IBM
12 6 (0.86%) EMC
12 6 (0.86%) Google
12 6 (0.86%) Veeam
13 4 (0.57%) Bloomberg
13 4 (0.57%) CommVault
13 4 (0.57%) Reuters
14 3 (0.43%) Intel
14 3 (0.43%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum Scale 7 (more may be available)
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
aap3
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, PHI ++
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Hounslow, Middlesex
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum c£55k plus benefits + bonus
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Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
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West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35,000 - £42,000 + good benefits
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Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus, pension and further benefit
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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London
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Norwich, Norfolk
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