The median annual salary for a Head of Service Management was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 913 961
Rank change year-on-year +41 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 11 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.011% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 12
Median salary £65,000 £105,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.09% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,344 £87,500 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £106,000 £83,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £105,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -38.09% +40.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Head of Service Management in the UK

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Service Management in the UK

Head of Service Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Service Management over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Service Management in the UK

Head of Service Management
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 11 £58,500 -44.28% 1
South East +49 4 £64,422 -41.43%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £64,422 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £64,422 -
Cornwall - 3 £65,000 -
Wales - 3 £65,000 -
South West - 3 £65,000 -
Mid Wales - 3 £65,000 -
Ceredigion - 3 £65,000 -
Newquay - 3 £65,000 -
New Quay - 3 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -2 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £52,000 -
North West - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £52,000 -

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 featuring Head of Service Management in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Service Management
2 15 (71.43%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) ITSM
4 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (38.10%) Change Management
5 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 7 (33.33%) SLA
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (19.05%) Process Management
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) B2B
8 3 (14.29%) Smart Meter
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Design
8 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
8 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
9 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery Management
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) Smart Energy
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 2 (9.52%) Logistics
9 2 (9.52%) Electronics
9 2 (9.52%) Finance
10 1 (4.76%) Management Information System

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Smart Meter
2 2 (9.52%) Smart Energy
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Service Management
2 15 (71.43%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) ITSM
4 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (38.10%) Change Management
5 8 (38.10%) Problem Management
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Process Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) B2B
8 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
8 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Design
9 2 (9.52%) Coaching
9 2 (9.52%) Logistics
9 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
2 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cadence
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