The table below looks at the statistics for the ITIL Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITIL Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ITIL Service Manager
Rank 880 882 857
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an ITIL Service Manager 15 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.015% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 28
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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
107943 103220 105048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89300 85015 89847
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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%

ITIL Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ITIL Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager within the UK.

ITIL Service Manager Salary Trend in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 within the UK.

ITIL Service Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

ITIL Service Manager
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Service Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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 -16 15 £60,000 +45.45% 1
London +6 6 £61,250 +63.33% 1
West Yorkshire -18 3 £60,000 +43.71%
Leeds -19 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire -35 3 £60,000 +43.71%
West Midlands -3 2 £52,500 -4.54%
City of London - 2 £61,250 -
Birmingham -11 1 £50,000 -9.09%
North West -13 1 £57,500 -
South East -14 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire -16 1 £35,000 -33.33%
East of England -31 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £47,500 -
North East - 1 £47,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £47,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cumbria - 1 £57,500 -

ITIL Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Service 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 ITIL Service Manager in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
3 17 (60.71%) Service Management
4 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (35.71%) SLA
6 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
7 7 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) ITSM
8 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
9 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (14.29%) Change Management
9 4 (14.29%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) CRM
10 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
10 3 (10.71%) Release Management
10 3 (10.71%) QA
10 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
10 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
11 2 (7.14%) Transition Management
11 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (7.14%) People Management
11 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.14%) MS Office
11 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
12 1 (3.57%) Remedy
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.57%) Fidessa

ITIL Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Service 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 ITIL Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (64.29%) Service Delivery
3 17 (60.71%) Service Management
4 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 7 (25.00%) ITSM
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 4 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
9 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.14%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.57%) Fidessa
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy
1 1 (3.57%) LANDesk
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