The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 40 41 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.39% 1.24% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.33% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  
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 Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 245 300 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.33% 92.88% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 163 207 252
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
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 Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Luton

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Luton

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Luton region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Design
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Release Management
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Design
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 4 (44.44%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V2
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Network Management
7 1 (11.11%) Presales
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft