Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Services Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 683 615 708
Rank change year-on-year -68 +93 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 518 747 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 381 635 571
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,937
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -7.41%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160394 183462 200536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131344 155892 166148
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in England

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Services Manager in England

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Services Manager in England

IT Services Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 250 £60,000 +9.09% 9
North of England -25 97 £37,500 -16.67% 4
South East -5 78 £60,000 +14.29% 7
North West -35 58 £38,250 -15.00% 3
Midlands +12 48 £50,000 - 5
Yorkshire -12 36 £37,500 -10.71% 1
West Midlands +7 29 £50,000 +2.46% 5
East of England -10 25 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Midlands +38 19 £45,000 -21.74%
South West -13 16 £46,250 +17.09% 1
North East +21 3 £36,500 -33.64%
IT Services Manager
UK

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 250 (48.26%) ITIL
2 205 (39.58%) Finance
3 192 (37.07%) Service Management
4 155 (29.92%) Service Delivery
5 105 (20.27%) SLA
6 102 (19.69%) ITSM
7 82 (15.83%) ITIL Certification
8 80 (15.44%) Microsoft
9 75 (14.48%) Windows
10 71 (13.71%) Project Management
11 67 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 61 (11.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 60 (11.58%) Incident Management
14 58 (11.20%) Banking
15 57 (11.00%) Asset Management
16 56 (10.81%) Degree
17 54 (10.42%) Retail
18 53 (10.23%) Change Management
19 51 (9.85%) Process Improvement
20 43 (8.30%) Investment Banking
21 41 (7.92%) Data Management
21 41 (7.92%) PRINCE2
22 40 (7.72%) Retail Banking
22 40 (7.72%) Data Centre
23 38 (7.34%) VMware
24 36 (6.95%) Back Office
24 36 (6.95%) Mainframe
24 36 (6.95%) Wealth Management
25 35 (6.76%) Business Development
25 35 (6.76%) Reference Data

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 24 (4.63%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.58%) IIS
6 2 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.19%) Maximo
2 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.86%) Office 365
2 17 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.12%) IaaS
3 11 (2.12%) SaaS
4 8 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.58%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.19%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.86%) WAN
2 18 (3.47%) LAN
3 14 (2.70%) Firewall
4 10 (1.93%) DNS
4 10 (1.93%) VoIP
5 8 (1.54%) CTI
5 8 (1.54%) Internet
5 8 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.35%) Wireless
7 6 (1.16%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.77%) SAN
9 3 (0.58%) Network Security
10 2 (0.39%) DHCP
10 2 (0.39%) ISDN
10 2 (0.39%) Skype
10 2 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.39%) VPN
10 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.19%) SMS
11 1 (0.19%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.58%) Big Data
2 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.19%) Redis
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.19%) Visual Composer
General
1 205 (39.58%) Finance
2 58 (11.20%) Banking
3 54 (10.42%) Retail
4 43 (8.30%) Investment Banking
5 40 (7.72%) Retail Banking
6 36 (6.95%) Back Office
7 26 (5.02%) Telecoms
8 22 (4.25%) Marketing
9 13 (2.51%) Legal
10 8 (1.54%) Law
11 7 (1.35%) Billing
12 6 (1.16%) Automotive
13 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.39%) French Language
14 2 (0.39%) Games
15 1 (0.19%) Advertising
15 1 (0.19%) German Language
15 1 (0.19%) Local Government
15 1 (0.19%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.32%) .NET
2 4 (0.77%) HTML
2 4 (0.77%) Web Services
3 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.58%) CSS
4 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (0.39%) COM
5 1 (0.19%) CSS3
5 1 (0.19%) HTML5
5 1 (0.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.72%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.95%) Mainframe
3 35 (6.76%) Pricing Data
3 35 (6.76%) Reference Data
4 34 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (4.63%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.51%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.93%) iPad
8 8 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.54%) IVR
9 7 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.16%) CMDB
10 6 (1.16%) EPoS
11 5 (0.97%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (0.77%) NHS
12 4 (0.77%) User Experience
13 3 (0.58%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.58%) PMI
13 3 (0.58%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.48%) Windows
2 20 (3.86%) Windows Server
3 11 (2.12%) Windows 7
4 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (1.54%) Linux
6 7 (1.35%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.97%) AIX
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.77%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.39%) Android
10 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (48.26%) ITIL
2 192 (37.07%) Service Management
3 155 (29.92%) Service Delivery
4 102 (19.69%) ITSM
5 71 (13.71%) Project Management
6 67 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (11.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 60 (11.58%) Incident Management
9 57 (11.00%) Asset Management
10 53 (10.23%) Change Management
11 51 (9.85%) Process Improvement
12 41 (7.92%) Data Management
12 41 (7.92%) PRINCE2
13 36 (6.95%) Wealth Management
14 35 (6.76%) Business Development
15 34 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (6.56%) IT Strategy
16 33 (6.37%) Problem Management
17 31 (5.98%) ITIL V3
18 30 (5.79%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (3.47%) SQL
2 5 (0.97%) C
3 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.58%) Java
5 2 (0.39%) C#
5 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.19%) ABAP
6 1 (0.19%) VB
6 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (15.83%) ITIL Certification
2 56 (10.81%) Degree
3 16 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.77%) CISA
6 4 (0.77%) MCSE
7 3 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.58%) PMP
8 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) ACCA
9 1 (0.19%) CGEIT
9 1 (0.19%) CISM
9 1 (0.19%) CRISC
9 1 (0.19%) ECDL
9 1 (0.19%) ISACA
9 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.19%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (20.27%) SLA
2 13 (2.51%) QA
3 6 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.97%) PMO
5 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.58%) BitLocker
4 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.58%) vSphere
5 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.39%) XenApp
6 1 (0.19%) Docker
6 1 (0.19%) NFS
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.77%) SCCM
2 3 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.39%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.34%) VMware
3 25 (4.83%) Cisco
4 10 (1.93%) IBM
4 10 (1.93%) NetApp
4 10 (1.93%) ServiceNow
5 9 (1.74%) HP
6 8 (1.54%) Citrix
7 7 (1.35%) Computacenter
8 6 (1.16%) Oracle
9 5 (0.97%) Apple
9 5 (0.97%) CheckPoint
9 5 (0.97%) Palo Alto
9 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.77%) Freshdesk
10 4 (0.77%) MobileIron
10 4 (0.77%) Remedy
10 4 (0.77%) SAP
11 3 (0.58%) CommVault
11 3 (0.58%) Dell
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Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £38,000 - £41,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum + car / car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Intotec
Salary: From £25,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
UBS
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
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Posted: 20 days ago
London
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Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + OTE of £200,000
Posted: 12 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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