The median annual salary for a IT Services Manager was £37,125 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 March 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 159 167
Rank change year-on-year -42 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 6 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.70% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.72% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 23
Median salary £37,125 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,525 £75,000 £57,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3808 3325 3633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.04% 97.48% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3199 2765 2976
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Services Manager in Manchester

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Services Manager in Manchester

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Services Manager in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Services Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Manchester region featuring IT Services Manager in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Generation
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) CommVault
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Business Development
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) B2B
4 2 (14.29%) SLA
4 2 (14.29%) B2B Sales
4 2 (14.29%) iPad
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) SQL

IT Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Business Development
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Generation
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) B2B Sales
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 3 (21.43%) CommVault
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam