The median annual salary for a Head of Service Management was £107,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Service Management
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 648 656
Rank change year-on-year +73 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.017% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.017% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Median salary £107,500 £95,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.15% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £101,500 £59,500 £67,000
10% offered a salary of more than £113,500 £100,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32292 40527 41158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27319 34959 34585
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Head of Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Head of Service Management in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Service Management in London

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Management in London.

Salary trend for Head of Service Management in London

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Head of Service Management 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 London region featuring Head of Service Management in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Service Management
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (50.00%) Banking
5 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (50.00%) ITSM
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Derivative
6 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Release Management
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) People Management
8 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) Service Design
8 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
8 1 (10.00%) COBIT
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (10.00%) Cadence
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
1 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Service Management
2 9 (90.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (50.00%) ITSM
6 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (20.00%) Line Management
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Release Management
8 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (10.00%) People Management
8 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Service Design
8 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cadence