The median annual salary for an IT Services Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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.

IT Service Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 240 297
Rank change year-on-year +23 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 18 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 16
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,750 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £81,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% -3.00%  

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 4963 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.35% 96.24% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4438 5576 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 28 (90.32%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Service Management
4 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
4 10 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
6 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
7 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (22.58%) QA
7 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) VoIP
8 6 (19.35%) DNS
8 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
8 6 (19.35%) Wireless
8 6 (19.35%) Firewall
8 6 (19.35%) CTI
8 6 (19.35%) IVR
9 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
10 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
10 4 (12.90%) SaaS
10 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery Management
11 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
11 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
12 2 (6.45%) Change Management

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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) CTI
1 6 (19.35%) DNS
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
1 6 (19.35%) VoIP
1 6 (19.35%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 6 (19.35%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 11 (35.48%) Service Management
4 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
5 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
6 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery Management
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
9 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.45%) Change Management
9 2 (6.45%) ITSM
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.23%) Coaching
10 1 (3.23%) Electronic Trading
10 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
10 1 (3.23%) Release Management
10 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
10 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.23%) MCDST
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) MobileIron
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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