Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Services Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 22 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 118 139
Rank change year-on-year -30 +21 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 6 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 15
Edinburgh median annual salary £48,750 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +8.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,420 £50,000 £51,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -8.33% +26.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2615 2226 2888
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 95.29% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1460 1848
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,800 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in Edinburgh

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IT Services Manager in Edinburgh

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Services Manager in Edinburgh

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA