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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Manager
Rank 578 624 619
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 353 383 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 300 325 319
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £37,500 £36,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £76,000
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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +11 337 £50,000 +5.26% 23
London +38 143 £55,000 - 10
South East +16 71 £52,500 +10.52% 2
East of England +37 43 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Berkshire +16 29 £44,500 -19.09% 1
Bedfordshire +39 28 £47,500 -5.00%
North West -15 27 £43,250 -5.97% 3
Yorkshire +9 21 £45,000 -5.26% 1
City of London +48 19 £57,500 +17.94% 4
West Midlands -5 19 £45,000 -8.62% 4
West Yorkshire +13 16 £45,000 -19.28% 1
Leeds +27 14 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Surrey +38 11 £52,500 -3.22%
Birmingham -20 11 £47,500 -3.55% 3
Cheshire +43 10 £42,000 -42.06%
Hertfordshire +20 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Scotland +20 9 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -31 9 £46,250 -2.63% 1
Edinburgh +24 8 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Bristol +14 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire +11 7 £47,500 -12.24%
East Midlands +9 6 £60,000 +15.14%
Merseyside -16 6 £53,750 +10.25%
Liverpool -16 6 £53,750 +10.25%
Manchester -24 6 £43,250 -3.88% 2
Luton +11 5 £50,000 +2.56%
Kent +1 5 £52,500 +18.64%
South Yorkshire - 5 £28,750 -
Northwich - 5 £42,000 -

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 409 (55.12%) ITIL
2 299 (40.30%) Service Delivery
3 256 (34.50%) Finance
4 245 (33.02%) Service Management
5 162 (21.83%) SLA
6 161 (21.70%) Project Management
7 135 (18.19%) Microsoft
8 123 (16.58%) ITSM
9 105 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 103 (13.88%) PRINCE2
11 87 (11.73%) Windows
12 85 (11.46%) Change Management
13 84 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
14 81 (10.92%) Degree
15 75 (10.11%) ITIL V3
16 74 (9.97%) Incident Management
16 74 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
17 66 (8.89%) Problem Management
17 66 (8.89%) MS Excel
17 66 (8.89%) Data Centre
18 62 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
19 53 (7.14%) Banking
20 51 (6.87%) Telecoms
21 49 (6.60%) Retail
22 46 (6.20%) Line Management
23 42 (5.66%) Risk Management
24 41 (5.53%) People Management
24 41 (5.53%) Service Design
25 39 (5.26%) Management Information System
26 37 (4.99%) Disaster Recovery

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 32 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 22 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.08%) Skype for Business
4 5 (0.67%) IIS
4 5 (0.67%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.58%) MS Office
3 13 (1.75%) MS Project
4 7 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.58%) Office 365
2 16 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.75%) SaaS
4 11 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.35%) IaaS
6 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.40%) PaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.91%) Firewall
2 19 (2.56%) WAN
3 18 (2.43%) LAN
4 13 (1.75%) Internet
5 12 (1.62%) SAN
5 12 (1.62%) Wireless
6 10 (1.35%) Network Security
6 10 (1.35%) Unified Communications
7 9 (1.21%) DHCP
7 9 (1.21%) DNS
8 8 (1.08%) IP Telephony
8 8 (1.08%) VoIP
9 7 (0.94%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.81%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (0.54%) Skype
11 4 (0.54%) VPN
12 3 (0.40%) GSM
12 3 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
13 2 (0.27%) Intranet
13 2 (0.27%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.40%) QlikView
4 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.27%) MySQL
5 1 (0.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (0.54%) JIRA
2 3 (0.40%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.40%) Subversion
3 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.13%) Selenium
4 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 256 (34.50%) Finance
2 53 (7.14%) Banking
3 51 (6.87%) Telecoms
4 49 (6.60%) Retail
5 37 (4.99%) Legal
6 30 (4.04%) Marketing
7 18 (2.43%) Law
8 12 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.35%) Advertising
10 8 (1.08%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.54%) Back Office
11 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.54%) French Language
11 4 (0.54%) Local Government
11 4 (0.54%) Publishing
12 3 (0.40%) Electronics
12 3 (0.40%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.67%) Software Packaging
2 4 (0.54%) .NET
3 3 (0.40%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (0.40%) Middleware
3 3 (0.40%) Web Services
4 2 (0.27%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.13%) HTML
5 1 (0.13%) HTML5
5 1 (0.13%) jQuery
5 1 (0.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 39 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.96%) Virtual Team
5 19 (2.56%) Statistics
6 16 (2.16%) Driving Licence
6 16 (2.16%) FMCG
7 12 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.08%) User Experience
9 7 (0.94%) iPad
9 7 (0.94%) Replication
10 6 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.67%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.67%) Reinsurance
12 4 (0.54%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.40%) Fintech
13 3 (0.40%) IVR
13 3 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 87 (11.73%) Windows
2 33 (4.45%) Windows Server
3 23 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (2.83%) Windows 7
5 16 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.89%) Linux
7 10 (1.35%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.21%) Unix
8 9 (1.21%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.54%) Android
9 4 (0.54%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (55.12%) ITIL
2 299 (40.30%) Service Delivery
3 245 (33.02%) Service Management
4 161 (21.70%) Project Management
5 123 (16.58%) ITSM
6 105 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 103 (13.88%) PRINCE2
8 85 (11.46%) Change Management
9 75 (10.11%) ITIL V3
10 74 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (9.97%) Incident Management
11 66 (8.89%) Problem Management
12 62 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 46 (6.20%) Line Management
14 42 (5.66%) Risk Management
15 41 (5.53%) People Management
15 41 (5.53%) Service Design
16 37 (4.99%) Disaster Recovery
17 36 (4.85%) Business Development
18 34 (4.58%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.10%) SQL
2 9 (1.21%) C#
3 6 (0.81%) C
3 6 (0.81%) Java
4 3 (0.40%) C++
4 3 (0.40%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.40%) VB
5 2 (0.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 84 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
2 81 (10.92%) Degree
3 35 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 27 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.02%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.48%) CISA
7 10 (1.35%) MCSE
8 9 (1.21%) CRISC
8 9 (1.21%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.08%) CISM
9 8 (1.08%) CISSP
9 8 (1.08%) MCP
10 7 (0.94%) MCITP
10 7 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.81%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.67%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.67%) PMP
13 4 (0.54%) CASP
13 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (21.83%) SLA
2 14 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.75%) QA
4 7 (0.94%) COBIT
5 5 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) COSHH
6 1 (0.13%) COSO
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) GAMP
6 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.54%) DFS Replication
4 4 (0.54%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.54%) vSphere
5 2 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.27%) XenServer
6 1 (0.13%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.21%) WSUS
2 6 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (0.67%) SCCM
4 3 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.40%) Puppet
5 2 (0.27%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (18.19%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.58%) VMware
3 33 (4.45%) Citrix
4 32 (4.31%) Cisco
5 19 (2.56%) HP
6 18 (2.43%) ServiceNow
7 15 (2.02%) Remedy
8 10 (1.35%) Dell
9 9 (1.21%) LANDesk
9 9 (1.21%) Oracle
9 9 (1.21%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.21%) SAP
10 5 (0.67%) 3PAR
10 5 (0.67%) NetApp
11 4 (0.54%) Apple
11 4 (0.54%) Avaya
11 4 (0.54%) Dell KACE
11 4 (0.54%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.40%) BMC
12 3 (0.40%) Fidessa
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