The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £36,375 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 85 89 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 3
Median salary £36,375 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26%  

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 1058 1235 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.49% 93.42% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 681 832 784
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Edinburgh

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Edinburgh

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Service 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 Service Manager in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Service Design
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (6.67%) Case Management
7 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
7 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) JIRA
7 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Service Design
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Case Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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