The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Services Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Service Manager
Rank 856 845 839
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Services Manager 40 36 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.034% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.036% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 38
Average salary £50,750 £51,250 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.97% +10.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,600 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -7.77%

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Salary Trend

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

Technical Services Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Services Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Services Manager over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Technical Services Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Services 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 Technical Services Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 -30 39 £51,500 -1.90% 8
South East +5 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
London -13 9 £60,000 +14.28% 3
North West -10 7 £47,500 -18.80% 1
South West -20 7 £50,000 +69.49%
Surrey - 7 £50,000 -
Manchester - 6 £46,250 - 1
East of England -20 4 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Wiltshire +3 3 £50,000 +58.73%
East Midlands - 3 £57,500 - 1
Farnham - 3 £50,000 -
Bristol -4 2 £34,000 +23.63%
Watford -9 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -9 2 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £58,750 -
Berkshire +8 1 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Reading +4 1 £57,500 - 1
Scotland -6 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Edinburgh -10 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Cheshire -11 1 £50,000 -14.52%
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £67,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £57,500 -
Northampton - 1 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1

Technical Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Services Manager in their job title.

1 82 (62.12%) ITIL
2 55 (41.67%) Service Management
3 51 (38.64%) Service Delivery
4 44 (33.33%) Finance
5 35 (26.52%) ITSM
6 32 (24.24%) Problem Management
7 30 (22.73%) SLA
8 26 (19.70%) Advertising
8 26 (19.70%) VMware
9 25 (18.94%) SAN
10 23 (17.42%) Windows
11 22 (16.67%) DNS
11 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 21 (15.91%) Citrix
13 20 (15.15%) Firewall
14 17 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (12.12%) Oracle
15 16 (12.12%) IBM
16 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
16 15 (11.36%) Active Directory
16 15 (11.36%) Project Management
16 15 (11.36%) Change Management
17 13 (9.85%) SQL
17 13 (9.85%) Tomcat
17 13 (9.85%) MS Excel
17 13 (9.85%) Line Management
18 12 (9.09%) IIS
18 12 (9.09%) Apache
18 12 (9.09%) Hyper-V
18 12 (9.09%) NAS

Technical Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (9.85%) Tomcat
2 12 (9.09%) IIS
2 12 (9.09%) Apache
3 8 (6.06%) CICS
4 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.76%) Node.js
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.76%) CMS
6 1 (0.76%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (9.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.30%) SaaS
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.94%) SAN
2 22 (16.67%) DNS
3 20 (15.15%) Firewall
4 12 (9.09%) NAS
5 11 (8.33%) WAN
6 10 (7.58%) SSL
7 9 (6.82%) LAN
7 9 (6.82%) VPN
8 6 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.55%) Broadband
8 6 (4.55%) Wireless
8 6 (4.55%) Network Security
9 3 (2.27%) DSL
9 3 (2.27%) SNMP
9 3 (2.27%) DHCP
10 2 (1.52%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.52%) Internet
10 2 (1.52%) MPLS
10 2 (1.52%) OSPF
10 2 (1.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) MySQL
3 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.03%) DB2
3 4 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (33.33%) Finance
2 26 (19.70%) Advertising
3 7 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.55%) French Language
4 6 (4.55%) German Language
5 4 (3.03%) Marketing
6 3 (2.27%) Retail
6 3 (2.27%) Legal
6 3 (2.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) XML
2 10 (7.58%) CSS
3 9 (6.82%) LAMP
4 8 (6.06%) WAMP
5 5 (3.79%) HTML
6 3 (2.27%) .NET
6 3 (2.27%) SOAP
6 3 (2.27%) REST
7 2 (1.52%) HTML5
8 1 (0.76%) JSON
8 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.76%) jQuery
8 1 (0.76%) Web Services
8 1 (0.76%) Servlets
8 1 (0.76%) J2EE
8 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.30%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.03%) NHS
4 4 (3.03%) Clustering
5 3 (2.27%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.52%) Statistics
6 2 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.52%) Mechatronics
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Blog
7 1 (0.76%) Firmware
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) Social Media
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 10 (7.58%) Linux
3 8 (6.06%) UNIX
4 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.30%) zOS
5 5 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.27%) CentOS
6 3 (2.27%) AIX
6 3 (2.27%) Solaris
7 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.76%) Debian
8 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (62.12%) ITIL
2 55 (41.67%) Service Management
3 51 (38.64%) Service Delivery
4 35 (26.52%) ITSM
5 32 (24.24%) Problem Management
6 15 (11.36%) Change Management
6 15 (11.36%) Project Management
7 13 (9.85%) Line Management
8 11 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.82%) ITIL V3
9 9 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.82%) E-business
10 8 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.30%) Coaching
12 6 (4.55%) Product Management
13 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (3.79%) CRM
14 4 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.85%) SQL
2 4 (3.03%) Java
3 2 (1.52%) PHP
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.76%) Python
4 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.06%) MCSE
2 8 (6.06%) MCSA
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.55%) CCNA
3 6 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (4.55%) MCP
3 6 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (4.55%) Degree
4 4 (3.03%) MCTS
4 4 (3.03%) MCITP
4 4 (3.03%) CCA
5 3 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.52%) CCIA
6 2 (1.52%) CCEA
7 1 (0.76%) CISSP
7 1 (0.76%) CISA
7 1 (0.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (22.73%) SLA
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) COBIT
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (12.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.03%) vSphere
5 2 (1.52%) XenServer
5 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.03%) SCCM
2 4 (3.03%) SCOM
2 4 (3.03%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.52%) Cacti
3 2 (1.52%) WSUS
3 2 (1.52%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) VMware
2 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.91%) Citrix
4 16 (12.12%) Oracle
4 16 (12.12%) IBM
5 10 (7.58%) Juniper
6 8 (6.06%) HP
7 7 (5.30%) Dell
7 7 (5.30%) Cisco
7 7 (5.30%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.55%) F5
8 6 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.79%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.03%) Symantec
10 4 (3.03%) McAfee
10 4 (3.03%) Sophos
10 4 (3.03%) Veeam
11 3 (2.27%) Fujitsu
11 3 (2.27%) BT
12 2 (1.52%) NetApp
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