The median annual salary for an IT Services Manager was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 27 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 79 94
Rank change year-on-year -15 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 6 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.42% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 6
Median salary £51,500 £62,500 £56,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.60% +10.37%  
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 Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1181 1146 1327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.94% 95.98% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 726 659 834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 Edinburgh

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

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 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 Edinburgh region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Transition Management
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Service Design
5 2 (25.00%) Transition Management
6 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification