Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Manager
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 28 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.89% 6.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 6.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 0
Bedford median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% -13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedford
Permanent vacancies in Bedford with a recognized job title 204 253 358
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 98.06% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 181 220 309
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £55,625
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% +11.11%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings that featured Service Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Bedford

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Bedford

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedford region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Server Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) CMS

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) VMware