The median annual salary for a IT Services Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 554 648
Rank change year-on-year -26 +94  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 274 409 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 223 349 263
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00%  

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 79085 93745 100496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.38% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66255 79577 82766
Median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 England

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

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +45 128 £60,000 +7.62% 4
South East +7 46 £60,000 +14.28% 3
North West -32 32 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Yorkshire +12 23 £37,500 -10.71% 1
West Midlands 0 16 £50,000 +2.45% 5
East Midlands +9 10 £42,500 -2.85% 2
East of England +3 10 £52,500 +18.64% 3
South West -8 5 £45,000 +28.57% 4
North East +4 2 £36,500 -33.63%
IT Services Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 271 (51.52%) ITIL
2 191 (36.31%) Service Management
3 170 (32.32%) Service Delivery
4 164 (31.18%) Finance
5 114 (21.67%) SLA
6 102 (19.39%) Project Management
7 94 (17.87%) Microsoft
8 92 (17.49%) ITSM
9 75 (14.26%) Incident Management
10 71 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 68 (12.93%) ITIL V3
12 65 (12.36%) ITIL Certification
13 61 (11.60%) Data Centre
14 60 (11.41%) Degree
15 59 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (9.70%) PRINCE2
17 47 (8.94%) Windows
18 45 (8.56%) Change Management
19 39 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
20 38 (7.22%) VMware
21 37 (7.03%) Risk Management
21 37 (7.03%) Problem Management
22 33 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
22 33 (6.27%) Business Development
23 32 (6.08%) WAN
24 30 (5.70%) IT Strategy
24 30 (5.70%) Management Information System
25 29 (5.51%) Active Directory
25 29 (5.51%) LAN
25 29 (5.51%) Business Continuity

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 19 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.57%) CMS
4 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.38%) SAS
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.19%) Moodle
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (4.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
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 26 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (3.23%) SaaS
4 16 (3.04%) Office 365
5 12 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.52%) IaaS
7 2 (0.38%) G Suite
7 2 (0.38%) PaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.08%) WAN
2 29 (5.51%) LAN
3 15 (2.85%) Firewall
4 12 (2.28%) DNS
4 12 (2.28%) VoIP
5 8 (1.52%) CTI
6 6 (1.14%) Wireless
7 5 (0.95%) DHCP
7 5 (0.95%) VPN
8 4 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.57%) FCoE
9 3 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.57%) Internet
9 3 (0.57%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.57%) SAN
9 3 (0.57%) VLAN
10 2 (0.38%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.38%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.19%) Big Data
General
1 164 (31.18%) Finance
2 23 (4.37%) Marketing
3 21 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.80%) Banking
5 15 (2.85%) Billing
6 13 (2.47%) Legal
6 13 (2.47%) Retail
7 7 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.33%) Law
8 6 (1.14%) Automotive
9 5 (0.95%) Advertising
10 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 3 (0.57%) French Language
10 3 (0.57%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.38%) Games
11 2 (0.38%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.14%) .NET
2 3 (0.57%) Web Services
3 2 (0.38%) COM
4 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.60%) Data Centre
2 30 (5.70%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.42%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.09%) iPad
6 8 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.52%) IVR
7 5 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.95%) User Experience
8 4 (0.76%) Blackberry
8 4 (0.76%) CMDB
8 4 (0.76%) FMCG
8 4 (0.76%) NHS
9 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.57%) EPoS
9 3 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.57%) PMI
9 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (8.94%) Windows
2 15 (2.85%) Windows Server
3 10 (1.90%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.14%) Linux
7 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.76%) Android
8 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.38%) Unix
10 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (51.52%) ITIL
2 191 (36.31%) Service Management
3 170 (32.32%) Service Delivery
4 102 (19.39%) Project Management
5 92 (17.49%) ITSM
6 75 (14.26%) Incident Management
7 71 (13.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 68 (12.93%) ITIL V3
9 59 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (9.70%) PRINCE2
11 45 (8.56%) Change Management
12 39 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 37 (7.03%) Problem Management
13 37 (7.03%) Risk Management
14 33 (6.27%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (6.27%) Business Development
15 30 (5.70%) IT Strategy
16 29 (5.51%) Business Continuity
16 29 (5.51%) Performance Management
17 28 (5.32%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (1.71%) SQL
2 5 (0.95%) C
3 4 (0.76%) Java
4 2 (0.38%) C#
5 1 (0.19%) ABAP
5 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (12.36%) ITIL Certification
2 60 (11.41%) Degree
3 20 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.33%) CISA
5 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.95%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.76%) CISSP
7 4 (0.76%) MCSE
7 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.57%) CCNA
8 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.38%) MCP
9 2 (0.38%) PMP
10 1 (0.19%) ACCA
10 1 (0.19%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.19%) ECDL
10 1 (0.19%) MCSA
10 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (21.67%) SLA
2 16 (3.04%) QA
3 15 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.90%) COBIT
5 4 (0.76%) PMO
6 3 (0.57%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.38%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (5.51%) Active Directory
2 26 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.57%) NFS
4 3 (0.57%) Terminal Services
4 3 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.14%) SCCM
2 5 (0.95%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.57%) SCOM
4 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.38%) vRealize
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 94 (17.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (7.22%) VMware
3 25 (4.75%) Cisco
4 17 (3.23%) HP
5 12 (2.28%) NetApp
6 9 (1.71%) Citrix
7 8 (1.52%) SAP
8 7 (1.33%) Computacenter
9 6 (1.14%) Oracle
9 6 (1.14%) Palo Alto
10 5 (0.95%) CommVault
10 5 (0.95%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.76%) IBM
11 4 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.76%) Workday
12 3 (0.57%) Apple
12 3 (0.57%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.57%) Mitel
12 3 (0.57%) MobileIron
12 3 (0.57%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
North London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum +
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
Guru Careers
Salary: 55000-60000 Per Annum DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35,344 - 53,016 per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £41000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago