The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Improvement Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Improvement Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Improvement Manager
Rank 888 902 868
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Improvement Manager 5 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £72,500 £52,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.44% +11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £41,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,900 £72,550 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £76,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +60.00%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Improvement Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Service Improvement Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Salary Trend

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

Service Improvement Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Improvement Manager over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Service Improvement Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Improvement Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 3 £72,500 +37.44%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
London +10 1 £72,500 +76.82%
South East - 1 £38,500 -
East of England - 1 £85,500 -
City of London - 1 £72,500 -
Folkestone - 1 £38,500 -
Kent - 1 £38,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £85,500 -

Service Improvement Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Improvement 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 Service Improvement Manager in their job title.

1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Service Management
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) MS Project
6 5 (22.73%) MS Office
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Process Management
7 4 (18.18%) ITSM
7 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
8 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
8 3 (13.64%) Change Management
9 2 (9.09%) SLA
9 2 (9.09%) Information Security
9 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
9 2 (9.09%) Logistics
9 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Management

Service Improvement Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Improvement 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 Service Improvement Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Project
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Service Management
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) ITSM
6 4 (18.18%) Process Management
6 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Transition Management
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security
8 2 (9.09%) Logistics
8 2 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
2 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow