Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 152 153
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 17 21 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.66% 0.73% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.75% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 39
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.64% +11.90% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £64,300 £73,250 £60,325
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%

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 2,464 2,800 4,309
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.95% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,066 2,089 3,489
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Coaching
3 6 (35.29%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (29.41%) Marketing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Development
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery Management
5 4 (23.53%) Renewable Energy
5 4 (23.53%) Revenue Recognition
5 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
8 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
8 1 (5.88%) Service Design

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
1 4 (23.53%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Coaching
3 6 (35.29%) People Management
4 5 (29.41%) Business Development
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Revenue Recognition
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery Management
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA