Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Services Manager
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 153 178
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 15 43 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.63% 1.23% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 1.28% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 29
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £59,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.02% +12.38% -8.70%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £75,000 £61,700
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.45% +10.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Reading

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Reading

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Reading

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Reading region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
4 5 (33.33%) People Management
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 5 (33.33%) Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Business Development
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Revenue Recognition
5 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (6.67%) User Experience
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Data Management
8 1 (6.67%) Presales
8 1 (6.67%) Power BI
8 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
8 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Coaching
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) Business Development
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) People Management
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
5 4 (26.67%) Revenue Recognition
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
8 1 (6.67%) Data Management
8 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCENT
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft