The median annual salary for a IT Services Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Manager
London / City of London
Rank 210 258 293
Rank change year-on-year +48 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 13 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 23
Median salary £70,000 £68,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4809 6702 9653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.93% 95.54% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5986 8221
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Services Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in the City of London

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Services Manager in the City of London

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Services Manager in the City of London

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT Services 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 City of London region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) MS Office
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) VoIP
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) IVR
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) DNS
6 4 (21.05%) CTI
6 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) SaaS
7 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
7 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
7 3 (15.79%) ITSM
7 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
7 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.53%) Law
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) CTI
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) X.25
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) IVR
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Service Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Presales
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CGEIT
3 1 (5.26%) CISA
3 1 (5.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) VMware