Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 3.89% - 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.97% - 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 18
Bedford median annual salary £39,000 - £58,500
10th Percentile £36,750 - £35,250
90th Percentile £56,250 - £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £49,250 £58,500
% change year-on-year -14.72% -15.81% +1.74%

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 252 347 530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.05% 98.86% 98.51%
Number of salaries quoted 212 310 492
Bedford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Bedford over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Bedford

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) ITSM
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow Management
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Remedy
4 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
7 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Process Management
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) WAN
7 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (10.00%) Presales
7 1 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) ITSM
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 4 (40.00%) Workflow Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Remedy
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft