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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Manager
Rank 705 732 767
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 197 201 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 153 158 101
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%

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
104779 113784 102677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.52% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86472 93423 85424
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 £27,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +57 184 £47,500 -5.00% 23
London +35 72 £50,000 -16.66% 5
South East -20 34 £43,000 -14.00% 8
North West +14 21 £47,500 -6.31% 2
East of England +14 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
South West -3 15 £50,000 +3.09% 4
Berkshire -5 11 £42,000 -16.00%
East Midlands +1 10 £53,458 +30.84%
City of London +28 9 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Reading +2 9 £42,000 +20.00%
Manchester +7 8 £46,750 -7.79% 2
Oxfordshire +14 7 £43,500 -6.45% 2
Yorkshire +1 7 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Scotland +13 6 £56,625 +19.21%
West Yorkshire +8 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Nottingham +2 6 £53,458 +32.22%
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £53,458 +30.84%
Edinburgh +16 5 £57,000 +16.92%
Hertfordshire +12 5 £45,750 -23.75%
Essex +8 5 £55,000 +8.91%
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £57,500 +6.97%
Bristol -4 5 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Lancashire -11 5 - -
West Midlands -15 5 £47,500 -18.10% 1
Burnley - 5 - -
Somerset +18 4 £48,750 +16.00%
Abingdon +17 4 £45,500 +40.00%
Hampshire +12 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
North East -5 4 £38,500 -12.99%
Street - 4 £48,750 -

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 277 (70.48%) ITIL
2 204 (51.91%) Service Delivery
3 149 (37.91%) Service Management
4 95 (24.17%) SLA
5 88 (22.39%) Finance
6 74 (18.83%) ITIL Certification
7 68 (17.30%) Windows
8 63 (16.03%) Project Management
9 62 (15.78%) Change Management
10 58 (14.76%) Problem Management
11 57 (14.50%) Microsoft
12 51 (12.98%) Incident Management
13 46 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 45 (11.45%) PRINCE2
15 44 (11.20%) VMware
16 41 (10.43%) Degree
17 40 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
18 35 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
19 33 (8.40%) ITSM
19 33 (8.40%) Mentoring
20 31 (7.89%) Citrix
20 31 (7.89%) Retail
21 30 (7.63%) SQL
22 28 (7.12%) MS Excel
22 28 (7.12%) Cisco
22 28 (7.12%) ITIL V3
23 27 (6.87%) Data Centre
24 26 (6.62%) Business Continuity
25 25 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
25 25 (6.36%) MS Exchange

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 25 (6.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.02%) Drupal
5 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.51%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.51%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.51%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.51%) Lync
6 2 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.25%) IIS
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.82%) MS Office
3 6 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.05%) SaaS
2 7 (1.78%) Office 365
3 3 (0.76%) Mimecast
3 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.51%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.83%) Firewall
2 15 (3.82%) DHCP
3 14 (3.56%) WAN
4 13 (3.31%) LAN
5 11 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (2.80%) NetScaler
5 11 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (1.78%) SAN
7 6 (1.53%) Wireless
8 4 (1.02%) Internet
8 4 (1.02%) VPN
8 4 (1.02%) VoIP
9 3 (0.76%) DNS
9 3 (0.76%) NAS
10 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.51%) 3G
10 2 (0.51%) DMZ
10 2 (0.51%) Network Security
11 1 (0.25%) Intranet
11 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.76%) QlikView
3 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) JIRA
1 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
General
1 88 (22.39%) Finance
2 31 (7.89%) Retail
3 21 (5.34%) Banking
3 21 (5.34%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.07%) Publishing
5 14 (3.56%) Legal
6 13 (3.31%) Advertising
7 7 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.53%) Law
9 5 (1.27%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.02%) Front Office
11 3 (0.76%) Back Office
11 3 (0.76%) Marketing
12 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.51%) Electronics
12 2 (0.51%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.25%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.53%) Web Services
2 5 (1.27%) .NET
3 3 (0.76%) JSP
4 2 (0.51%) HTML
4 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.51%) CSS
5 1 (0.25%) SAML
5 1 (0.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.87%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.83%) EPoS
5 14 (3.56%) Statistics
6 12 (3.05%) Private Cloud
7 11 (2.80%) EMC VNX
7 11 (2.80%) CLARiiON
8 9 (2.29%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.29%) User Experience
9 5 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (1.27%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.27%) PMI
9 5 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.02%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.02%) Photography
10 4 (1.02%) CMDB
10 4 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.30%) Windows
2 19 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (4.07%) Linux
4 15 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.54%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.02%) UNIX
10 2 (0.51%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) Android
11 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (70.48%) ITIL
2 204 (51.91%) Service Delivery
3 149 (37.91%) Service Management
4 63 (16.03%) Project Management
5 62 (15.78%) Change Management
6 58 (14.76%) Problem Management
7 51 (12.98%) Incident Management
8 46 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 45 (11.45%) PRINCE2
10 40 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (8.40%) ITSM
12 33 (8.40%) Mentoring
13 28 (7.12%) ITIL V3
14 26 (6.62%) Business Continuity
15 25 (6.36%) Configuration Management
16 22 (5.60%) Release Management
17 21 (5.34%) Supplier Management
17 21 (5.34%) Coaching
18 19 (4.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (7.63%) SQL
2 7 (1.78%) C#
3 3 (0.76%) Java
3 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
3 3 (0.76%) VBA
4 2 (0.51%) C
4 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (18.83%) ITIL Certification
2 41 (10.43%) Degree
3 7 (1.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.53%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.76%) MCP
6 3 (0.76%) MCSE
6 3 (0.76%) CCNA
6 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.51%) CISSP
7 2 (0.51%) CCNP
7 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.51%) CISM
8 1 (0.25%) CIMA
8 1 (0.25%) MCSA
8 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (24.17%) SLA
2 9 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.78%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.85%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.82%) vSphere
4 13 (3.31%) XenApp
5 11 (2.80%) UAG
5 11 (2.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (0.76%) XenServer
7 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.25%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.25%) Xen
8 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.76%) Unicenter
2 3 (0.76%) WSUS
3 2 (0.51%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.20%) VMware
3 31 (7.89%) Citrix
4 28 (7.12%) Cisco
5 21 (5.34%) Oracle
6 17 (4.33%) EMC
7 12 (3.05%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.80%) Infoblox
9 9 (2.29%) HP
10 8 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.04%) McAfee
11 7 (1.78%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.53%) Dell
13 5 (1.27%) JDA
13 5 (1.27%) RedPrairie
13 5 (1.27%) Remedy
14 4 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
14 4 (1.02%) SAP
15 3 (0.76%) CA
15 3 (0.76%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 50 - 55k
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimbledon
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £71,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £400 pcm Car Allowance + £5,000 An
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £100000 - £120000.00 per annum + full bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits!!
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Batley
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Salary commensurate with experience + Life Assurance, Private Healthcare, Pension, free onsite parking
Posted: 17 days ago
London, Hayes, Hounslow, Stockley Park, Uxbridge
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago