The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Services Manager
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 74 71
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 21 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.54% 1.74% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 1.85% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 23
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,500 £82,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 583 866 1078
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.15% 94.13% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 448 775 914
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Bedfordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 11 £50,000 -
Luton +5 6 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Service Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 22 (88.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Service Management
3 13 (52.00%) ITSM
4 12 (48.00%) Incident Management
5 10 (40.00%) Workflow
5 10 (40.00%) Remedy
5 10 (40.00%) Workflow Management
5 10 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 10 (40.00%) People Management
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (16.00%) Line Management
10 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
10 3 (12.00%) Service Design
10 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (12.00%) Change Management
11 2 (8.00%) Migration
11 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
11 2 (8.00%) Retail
11 2 (8.00%) Windows
11 2 (8.00%) ERP
11 2 (8.00%) SLA
11 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle
11 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.00%) Skype
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) CMDB
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Service Management
3 13 (52.00%) ITSM
4 12 (48.00%) Incident Management
5 10 (40.00%) People Management
5 10 (40.00%) Workflow
5 10 (40.00%) Workflow Management
6 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.00%) Project Management
8 4 (16.00%) Line Management
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) Service Design
9 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
10 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
10 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.00%) ERP
10 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (8.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Remedy
1 10 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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