Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Services Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

IT Service Manager
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 296 326 393
Rank change year-on-year +30 +67 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 31 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 29
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +19.05% -16.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £49,375 £31,700
90th Percentile £73,100 £87,500 £74,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9693 11285 16633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 96.38% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8779 10283 14445
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured IT Services Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Services Manager in the City of London

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 19 (61.29%) Service Management
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) Degree
4 12 (38.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
6 10 (32.26%) People Management
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (25.81%) MCSE
8 7 (22.58%) CCNA
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (22.58%) MCP
8 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
8 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
8 7 (22.58%) SCCM
9 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
9 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (19.35%) Project Management
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) ITSM
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
10 5 (16.13%) QA
11 4 (12.90%) SCOM
11 4 (12.90%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (12.90%) Snow
11 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (12.90%) SQL

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
2 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
5 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
6 1 (3.23%) Equities
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 19 (61.29%) Service Management
3 12 (38.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (32.26%) People Management
5 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
5 6 (19.35%) ITSM
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
8 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
8 2 (6.45%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (6.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) MCP
4 6 (19.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.23%) MCDST
6 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (6.45%) SLA
4 1 (3.23%) ISO 22301
4 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) ServiceNow
2 4 (12.90%) AppSense
2 4 (12.90%) Snow
3 3 (9.68%) Adobe
3 3 (9.68%) Mitel
3 3 (9.68%) Wyse
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Reuters