The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Service Manager
Rank 803 810 849
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Services Manager 78 60 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.055% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.059% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 64 42 34
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,600 £62,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +8.94%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 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 1 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 -42 75 £55,000 - 7
South East +3 20 £60,000 +4.34%
London -48 15 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Surrey +4 12 £50,000 -6.54%
South West -10 11 £50,000 +58.73% 2
East of England -16 10 £55,000 +32.53% 1
North West +8 9 £50,000 -14.52% 2
West Midlands - 7 £61,250 -
West Sussex - 6 £71,250 -
Horsham - 6 £71,250 -
Wiltshire 0 5 £51,250 +62.69% 1
Manchester - 5 £47,500 - 1
Guildford +12 4 £56,250 -
Norfolk +9 4 £55,000 +32.53%
East Midlands - 4 £58,750 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £61,250 -
Hertfordshire -23 3 £50,000 -33.33% 1
Liverpool - 3 £72,500 -
Norwich - 3 £55,000 -
Solihull - 3 - -
Farnham - 3 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 3 £72,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £48,500 -
Watford -23 2 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -28 2 £48,750 +2.63%
West Yorkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Derbyshire - 2 £60,000 - 1
Leeds - 2 £48,750 -
Bristol - 2 £34,000 - 1
Chippenham - 2 £53,750 -

Technical Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 100 (65.36%) ITIL
2 70 (45.75%) Service Management
3 57 (37.25%) Service Delivery
4 54 (35.29%) Finance
5 47 (30.72%) Problem Management
6 46 (30.07%) ITSM
7 37 (24.18%) Advertising
8 32 (20.92%) SLA
9 30 (19.61%) SAN
10 29 (18.95%) Microsoft
11 28 (18.30%) Windows
12 27 (17.65%) VMware
13 24 (15.69%) DNS
14 20 (13.07%) Oracle
14 20 (13.07%) Firewall
15 19 (12.42%) IBM
15 19 (12.42%) Citrix
16 18 (11.76%) SQL Server
16 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
16 18 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (10.46%) SQL
17 16 (10.46%) Active Directory
17 16 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
18 15 (9.80%) NAS
18 15 (9.80%) Tomcat
18 15 (9.80%) IIS
18 15 (9.80%) Mainframe
18 15 (9.80%) Change Management
19 14 (9.15%) Apache
19 14 (9.15%) WAN

Technical Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (9.80%) Tomcat
1 15 (9.80%) IIS
2 14 (9.15%) Apache
3 11 (7.19%) CICS
4 5 (3.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Node.js
6 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) SaaS
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.61%) SAN
2 24 (15.69%) DNS
3 20 (13.07%) Firewall
4 15 (9.80%) NAS
5 14 (9.15%) WAN
6 13 (8.50%) LAN
7 11 (7.19%) SSL
8 9 (5.88%) VPN
9 8 (5.23%) Wireless
10 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
10 6 (3.92%) Broadband
10 6 (3.92%) Network Security
11 4 (2.61%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.96%) SNMP
12 3 (1.96%) DHCP
12 3 (1.96%) DSL
13 2 (1.31%) BGP
13 2 (1.31%) EIGRP
13 2 (1.31%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) MySQL
2 8 (5.23%) DB2
3 4 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 54 (35.29%) Finance
2 37 (24.18%) Advertising
3 7 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.92%) French Language
4 6 (3.92%) German Language
5 3 (1.96%) Retail
5 3 (1.96%) Back Office
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.50%) XML
2 11 (7.19%) CSS
3 10 (6.54%) LAMP
4 9 (5.88%) WAMP
5 3 (1.96%) REST
5 3 (1.96%) SOAP
5 3 (1.96%) HTML
6 2 (1.31%) HTML5
7 1 (0.65%) JSON
7 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.65%) jQuery
7 1 (0.65%) .NET
7 1 (0.65%) J2EE
7 1 (0.65%) Web Services
7 1 (0.65%) COM
7 1 (0.65%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.80%) Mainframe
2 11 (7.19%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (5.23%) Clustering
4 7 (4.58%) Replication
5 4 (2.61%) NHS
6 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
7 1 (0.65%) CMDB
7 1 (0.65%) Blog
7 1 (0.65%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) Firmware
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.30%) Windows
2 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.19%) Linux
4 10 (6.54%) zOS
5 7 (4.58%) UNIX
6 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.96%) CentOS
8 3 (1.96%) AIX
8 3 (1.96%) Solaris
9 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.65%) Debian
10 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (65.36%) ITIL
2 70 (45.75%) Service Management
3 57 (37.25%) Service Delivery
4 47 (30.72%) Problem Management
5 46 (30.07%) ITSM
6 15 (9.80%) Change Management
7 13 (8.50%) Project Management
8 11 (7.19%) E-business
9 10 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.88%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.92%) Product Management
11 6 (3.92%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (3.27%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (3.27%) CRM
13 4 (2.61%) Security Management
13 4 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.61%) Mobile Device Management
13 4 (2.61%) Database Tuning
13 4 (2.61%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.46%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) Java
3 2 (1.31%) Python
3 2 (1.31%) PHP
4 1 (0.65%) Ruby
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.58%) MCSE
2 7 (4.58%) MCSA
3 5 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (3.27%) CCNA
3 5 (3.27%) MCP
3 5 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.27%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (2.61%) Degree
5 3 (1.96%) MCITP
5 3 (1.96%) MCTS
5 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) CCA
6 2 (1.31%) CCEA
6 2 (1.31%) CCIA
7 1 (0.65%) CISA
7 1 (0.65%) CISM
7 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.92%) SLA
2 5 (3.27%) QA
3 3 (1.96%) COBIT
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (10.46%) Active Directory
1 16 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.19%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.27%) vSphere
4 2 (1.31%) XenServer
4 2 (1.31%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.61%) SCOM
2 4 (2.61%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.96%) SCCM
4 2 (1.31%) Nagios
4 2 (1.31%) Cacti
4 2 (1.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 27 (17.65%) VMware
3 20 (13.07%) Oracle
4 19 (12.42%) IBM
4 19 (12.42%) Citrix
5 10 (6.54%) Cisco
6 9 (5.88%) Juniper
7 8 (5.23%) CheckPoint
8 7 (4.58%) HP
8 7 (4.58%) Dell
9 6 (3.92%) F5
9 6 (3.92%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.27%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.61%) Veeam
12 3 (1.96%) Fujitsu
12 3 (1.96%) BT
12 3 (1.96%) Symantec
12 3 (1.96%) McAfee
12 3 (1.96%) Sophos
12 3 (1.96%) NetApp
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