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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Service Manager
Rank 820 827 856
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Service Manager 84 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.040% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.043% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 30
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,100 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,750 £81,500 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Salary Trend

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

Senior Service Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Service Manager over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Service Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Service 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 Senior Service Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +24 81 £65,000 +9.24% 5
London +21 37 £70,000 +7.69% 3
South East -20 17 £57,500 -8.00%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £65,000 -
City of London - 9 £86,250 -
West Midlands - 9 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands -7 5 £70,000 +17.64%
North West -17 5 £70,000 +40.00%
Wiltshire - 5 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £70,000 -
Chippenham - 5 £35,000 -
South West - 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire -4 4 £52,500 -27.58%
Marlow - 4 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £70,000 -
Derbyshire - 3 £70,000 -
Chesterfield - 3 £70,000 -
Manchester -4 2 £67,500 +35.00%
Northamptonshire -12 2 £65,000 +9.24%
Northampton -17 2 £65,000 +9.24%
Leeds -32 2 £45,500 +7.05%
West Yorkshire -41 2 £45,500 +7.05%
Yorkshire -44 2 £45,500 +3.40%
Knutsford - 2 £70,000 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Guildford +11 1 £57,500 -4.16%
Oxfordshire +11 1 £55,000 +4.76%
East of England +2 1 £70,000 -15.15% 1
Surrey -10 1 £57,500 -4.16%

Senior Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Service Manager in their job title.

1 108 (77.14%) ITIL
2 105 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 67 (47.86%) Service Management
4 43 (30.71%) Finance
5 34 (24.29%) Degree
6 32 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
7 31 (22.14%) PRINCE2
8 29 (20.71%) SLA
8 29 (20.71%) Project Management
9 28 (20.00%) ITSM
10 21 (15.00%) Business Development
11 17 (12.14%) Telecoms
12 14 (10.00%) Law
12 14 (10.00%) Change Management
12 14 (10.00%) ISEB
12 14 (10.00%) Transition Management
13 13 (9.29%) Release Management
14 12 (8.57%) Time Management
14 12 (8.57%) Performance Management
14 12 (8.57%) Retail
14 12 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (7.86%) Banking
15 11 (7.86%) Oracle
16 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (7.14%) Problem Management
16 10 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (6.43%) Incident Management
17 9 (6.43%) SAP
17 9 (6.43%) B2B
18 8 (5.71%) Microsoft

Senior Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS Office
2 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.29%) Unified Communications
1 6 (4.29%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.43%) Broadband
2 2 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (0.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
General
1 43 (30.71%) Finance
2 17 (12.14%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.00%) Law
4 12 (8.57%) Retail
5 11 (7.86%) Banking
6 4 (2.86%) Advertising
6 4 (2.86%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.43%) Games
7 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Statistics
2 6 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.86%) Life Science
5 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.71%) CMDB
6 1 (0.71%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
1 2 (1.43%) Windows
1 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (77.14%) ITIL
2 105 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 67 (47.86%) Service Management
4 31 (22.14%) PRINCE2
5 29 (20.71%) Project Management
6 28 (20.00%) ITSM
7 21 (15.00%) Business Development
8 14 (10.00%) Change Management
8 14 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 13 (9.29%) Release Management
10 12 (8.57%) Time Management
10 12 (8.57%) Performance Management
10 12 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 10 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.43%) Incident Management
12 9 (6.43%) B2B
13 8 (5.71%) PRINCE
13 8 (5.71%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.29%) SQL
2 4 (2.86%) C
3 2 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (24.29%) Degree
2 32 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (10.00%) ISEB
4 6 (4.29%) PMP
4 6 (4.29%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.71%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (20.71%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.14%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (7.86%) Oracle
2 9 (6.43%) SAP
3 8 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.71%) VMware
4 6 (4.29%) Cisco
4 6 (4.29%) Polycom
4 6 (4.29%) Tandberg
5 5 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) HP
6 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.71%) Remedy
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