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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Manager
Rank 681 698 757
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +59
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 213 235 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 169 194 106
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £48,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-5.15% +4.86%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 199 £46,000 -8.00% 32
London +5 60 £50,000 -9.09% 8
South East -6 45 £43,500 -13.00% 3
North West +15 31 £46,000 -14.81% 7
Manchester +22 21 £46,000 -14.81% 6
South West 0 20 £40,000 -17.52% 3
East of England +11 19 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Kent +17 15 £43,500 -13.00%
Yorkshire +3 13 £45,000 +16.12% 6
City of London +13 10 £47,500 -16.66% 1
West Yorkshire +11 8 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £55,000 - 1
Essex +3 8 £56,250 +29.31%
Oxfordshire +4 7 £43,500 +16.00%
Berkshire -3 7 £42,000 -44.73% 1
Reading +11 6 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Wiltshire -1 6 £33,500 -27.56%
Milton Keynes -3 6 £55,000 - 1
Bristol -6 6 £50,000 +6.38% 2
East Midlands -7 5 £36,500 -10.66% 1
Hertfordshire -10 5 £50,000 -11.11%
Salisbury - 5 £33,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 5 £45,000 -
Surrey +15 4 £40,500 -1.21%
Scotland +12 4 £53,000 +11.57% 1
Dorset +9 4 £47,000 +45.73% 1
Hampshire +2 4 £60,500 +21.00% 1
Wimbledon -1 4 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire -3 4 - -

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 302 (72.42%) ITIL
2 226 (54.20%) Service Delivery
3 180 (43.17%) Service Management
4 115 (27.58%) Finance
5 96 (23.02%) SLA
6 76 (18.23%) ITIL Certification
6 76 (18.23%) Project Management
7 71 (17.03%) Incident Management
8 70 (16.79%) PRINCE2
9 67 (16.07%) Windows
10 66 (15.83%) Change Management
10 66 (15.83%) Problem Management
11 55 (13.19%) Microsoft
12 51 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
13 48 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 44 (10.55%) Mentoring
14 44 (10.55%) Degree
15 39 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 39 (9.35%) ITSM
16 38 (9.11%) VMware
17 32 (7.67%) Retail
17 32 (7.67%) Citrix
17 32 (7.67%) MS Excel
17 32 (7.67%) ITIL V3
18 30 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
19 27 (6.47%) Business Continuity
20 26 (6.24%) Coaching
21 25 (6.00%) Data Centre
21 25 (6.00%) Banking
21 25 (6.00%) SQL

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.96%) Drupal
3 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.48%) Joomla!
5 2 (0.48%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.48%) Lync
5 2 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.36%) MS Office
3 10 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.88%) SaaS
2 7 (1.68%) Office 365
3 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.48%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.48%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.08%) DHCP
2 16 (3.84%) Firewall
3 15 (3.60%) WAN
4 14 (3.36%) LAN
5 11 (2.64%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (2.64%) NetScaler
5 11 (2.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (1.68%) SAN
7 5 (1.20%) VPN
7 5 (1.20%) DNS
8 4 (0.96%) VoIP
8 4 (0.96%) Internet
8 4 (0.96%) Wireless
9 2 (0.48%) Network Security
9 2 (0.48%) 3G
9 2 (0.48%) DMZ
9 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.48%) NAS
9 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.72%) QlikView
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.24%) MySQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) JIRA
1 1 (0.24%) Redmine
1 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
General
1 115 (27.58%) Finance
2 32 (7.67%) Retail
3 25 (6.00%) Banking
4 21 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.60%) Publishing
6 14 (3.36%) Legal
7 13 (3.12%) Advertising
8 9 (2.16%) Law
9 7 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.44%) German Language
11 5 (1.20%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.96%) Front Office
12 4 (0.96%) Marketing
12 4 (0.96%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.72%) Back Office
14 2 (0.48%) Electronics
14 2 (0.48%) French Language
15 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.44%) Web Services
2 3 (0.72%) .NET
3 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.24%) SAML
4 1 (0.24%) LAMP
4 1 (0.24%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.60%) EPoS
4 14 (3.36%) Statistics
5 11 (2.64%) CLARiiON
5 11 (2.64%) EMC VNX
5 11 (2.64%) Private Cloud
6 6 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (1.44%) User Experience
7 5 (1.20%) PMI
7 5 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (0.96%) Thin Client
8 4 (0.96%) Graphic Design
8 4 (0.96%) Photography
8 4 (0.96%) CMDB
8 4 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 67 (16.07%) Windows
2 19 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (3.60%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.36%) Linux
6 12 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.20%) UNIX
9 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.48%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.48%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) Android
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (72.42%) ITIL
2 226 (54.20%) Service Delivery
3 180 (43.17%) Service Management
4 76 (18.23%) Project Management
5 71 (17.03%) Incident Management
6 70 (16.79%) PRINCE2
7 66 (15.83%) Change Management
7 66 (15.83%) Problem Management
8 51 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (11.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 44 (10.55%) Mentoring
11 39 (9.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 39 (9.35%) ITSM
12 32 (7.67%) ITIL V3
13 27 (6.47%) Business Continuity
14 26 (6.24%) Coaching
15 23 (5.52%) Configuration Management
16 21 (5.04%) Supplier Management
17 20 (4.80%) Release Management
17 20 (4.80%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.00%) SQL
2 2 (0.48%) C
2 2 (0.48%) C#
3 1 (0.24%) Java
3 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (18.23%) ITIL Certification
2 44 (10.55%) Degree
3 10 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.44%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.72%) MCP
5 3 (0.72%) MCSE
5 3 (0.72%) CCNA
6 2 (0.48%) CCNP
6 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.24%) ACCA
7 1 (0.24%) CISA
7 1 (0.24%) CISM
7 1 (0.24%) CIMA
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (23.02%) SLA
2 10 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (5.28%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.60%) vSphere
4 13 (3.12%) XenApp
5 11 (2.64%) UAG
5 11 (2.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (0.48%) XenServer
6 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
7 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.64%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.72%) WSUS
3 2 (0.48%) OpenSSO
3 2 (0.48%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 55 (13.19%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.11%) VMware
3 32 (7.67%) Citrix
4 23 (5.52%) Oracle
4 23 (5.52%) Cisco
5 17 (4.08%) EMC
6 12 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.64%) Infoblox
8 9 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.68%) Remedy
10 5 (1.20%) RedPrairie
10 5 (1.20%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.20%) HP
10 5 (1.20%) JDA
11 4 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
11 4 (0.96%) McAfee
12 3 (0.72%) Google
12 3 (0.72%) SAP
13 2 (0.48%) Dell
13 2 (0.48%) Apple
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Hampshire
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