The table below looks at the statistics for the Managed 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 Managed Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Services Manager
Rank 889 888 884
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Managed Services Manager 1 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.013% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £31,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -45.65%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £30,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.82%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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%

Managed Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Managed Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Managed Services Manager
Salary Trend

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

Managed Services Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Managed Services Manager
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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 +7 1 £50,000 +60.00%
Hampshire -6 1 £50,000 -
South East -17 1 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £50,000 -

Managed Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Managed 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 Managed Services Manager in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Managed Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Managed 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 Managed Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Sophos