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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Service Manager
Rank 834 838 852
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Service Manager 68 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.036% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.038% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 32
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,750 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £56,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -2.17%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 64 £65,000 +9.24% 4
London -9 28 £67,500 +3.84% 2
South East -15 12 £57,500 - 1
West Midlands -5 7 £65,000 -7.14% 1
North West - 5 £70,000 -
South West - 5 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £58,750 -
Birmingham - 5 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 4 £52,500 -27.58%
West Yorkshire -37 4 £55,500 +30.58%
Yorkshire -37 4 £55,500 +30.58%
Wiltshire - 4 £35,500 -
Chippenham - 4 £35,500 -
East Midlands +1 3 £65,000 +9.24%
Leeds -33 3 £46,000 +8.23%
Milton Keynes - 3 £67,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £70,000 -
Hampshire -12 2 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Northampton -20 2 £65,000 +9.24%
Northamptonshire -21 2 £65,000 +9.24%
Southampton - 2 £57,500 -
Wales - 2 £57,500 -
South Wales - 2 £57,500 -
Newport - 2 £57,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £70,000 -
Manchester - 2 £67,500 -
Coventry - 2 - -
City of London +6 1 £92,500 +48.00%
Surrey -3 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Reading -4 1 £70,000 -3.44%

Senior Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 103 (78.03%) ITIL
2 97 (73.48%) Service Delivery
3 56 (42.42%) Service Management
4 40 (30.30%) Finance
5 34 (25.76%) Project Management
5 34 (25.76%) PRINCE2
5 34 (25.76%) Degree
6 26 (19.70%) Business Development
6 26 (19.70%) ITSM
7 25 (18.94%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (16.67%) SLA
9 16 (12.12%) Transition Management
9 16 (12.12%) ISEB
9 16 (12.12%) Law
9 16 (12.12%) Change Management
10 15 (11.36%) People Management
11 13 (9.85%) Telecoms
11 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.85%) Time Management
11 13 (9.85%) Performance Management
12 12 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 12 (9.09%) Retail
13 11 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 11 (8.33%) PRINCE
13 11 (8.33%) Oracle
14 10 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (6.82%) Release Management
15 9 (6.82%) Banking
15 9 (6.82%) B2B

Senior Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) Broadband
1 2 (1.52%) Wireless
2 1 (0.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 40 (30.30%) Finance
2 16 (12.12%) Law
3 13 (9.85%) Telecoms
4 12 (9.09%) Retail
5 9 (6.82%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Advertising
7 2 (1.52%) Publishing
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.30%) Life Science
3 6 (4.55%) Statistics
3 6 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) CMDB
5 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.52%) Windows
1 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
1 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (78.03%) ITIL
2 97 (73.48%) Service Delivery
3 56 (42.42%) Service Management
4 34 (25.76%) Project Management
4 34 (25.76%) PRINCE2
5 26 (19.70%) ITSM
5 26 (19.70%) Business Development
6 16 (12.12%) Transition Management
6 16 (12.12%) Change Management
7 15 (11.36%) People Management
8 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.85%) Time Management
8 13 (9.85%) Performance Management
9 12 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.33%) Incident Management
10 11 (8.33%) PRINCE
11 10 (7.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.82%) Release Management
12 9 (6.82%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.30%) SQL
2 2 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (25.76%) Degree
2 25 (18.94%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (12.12%) ISEB
4 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) PMP
5 5 (3.79%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.67%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (8.33%) Oracle
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.30%) SAP
4 6 (4.55%) VMware
5 3 (2.27%) Citrix
6 2 (1.52%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.76%) Remedy
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
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