The median annual salary for a Senior Service Manager was £72,500 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.

Senior Service Manager
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 846 907
Rank change year-on-year +22 +61  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Service Manager 59 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.078% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.081% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 43
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £49,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,600 £90,000 £75,800
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% +9.09%  

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%  

Senior Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Service Manager in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Service Manager in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Senior Service Manager in the UK

Senior Service Manager
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Service Manager 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 +34 58 £73,750 +6.49% 3
London +31 43 £73,750 -7.81% 1
South East +44 9 £81,250 +35.41% 1
Berkshire +38 8 £80,000 +33.33%
City of London +27 6 £71,250 -20.83%
Maidenhead +20 5 £82,500 +22.22%
South West +9 2 £70,000 +47.36%
West Midlands -2 2 £52,500 -
Salisbury - 2 £70,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £70,000 -
East of England -2 1 £47,500 +18.75%
North West -41 1 £70,000 -31.70%
Northern Ireland - 1 £70,000 -
Slough - 1 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £100,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £75,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £100,000 - 1
Belfast - 1 £70,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Service Manager in the job title.

1 74 (60.66%) Finance
2 66 (54.10%) ITIL
3 43 (35.25%) Service Management
4 37 (30.33%) Service Delivery
5 29 (23.77%) Project Management
5 29 (23.77%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (20.49%) ITSM
6 25 (20.49%) Banking
7 24 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (16.39%) PRINCE2
9 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (13.93%) Retail
11 16 (13.11%) Degree
12 15 (12.30%) Telecoms
13 14 (11.48%) Wireless
13 14 (11.48%) Change Management
14 13 (10.66%) Migration
14 13 (10.66%) SLA
14 13 (10.66%) Business Development
14 13 (10.66%) Business Transformation
14 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
15 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (9.84%) Service Delivery Management
15 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
16 11 (9.02%) Information Security
16 11 (9.02%) Process Improvement
16 11 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 11 (9.02%) Line Management

Senior Service Manager 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.82%) CMS
3 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.82%) GitHub
1 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) Wireless
2 7 (5.74%) CTI
2 7 (5.74%) DNS
2 7 (5.74%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) VoIP
3 6 (4.92%) Ethernet
3 6 (4.92%) Frame Relay
3 6 (4.92%) MPLS
3 6 (4.92%) VPN
4 2 (1.64%) SMS
4 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.82%) LAN
5 1 (0.82%) Network Security
5 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.82%) Big Data
2 1 (0.82%) Cloudera CDH
2 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.82%) Impala
2 1 (0.82%) Pentaho
2 1 (0.82%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Selenium
2 3 (2.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.82%) Gradle
3 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.82%) Maven
3 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 74 (60.66%) Finance
2 25 (20.49%) Banking
3 17 (13.93%) Retail
4 15 (12.30%) Telecoms
5 9 (7.38%) Legal
6 8 (6.56%) Retail Banking
7 6 (4.92%) Marketing
8 5 (4.10%) Financial Institution
9 4 (3.28%) Advertising
10 2 (1.64%) Games
10 2 (1.64%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.82%) Back Office
11 1 (0.82%) German Language
11 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.82%) Publishing
11 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (1.64%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.74%) IVR
4 4 (3.28%) PMI
4 4 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.82%) Derivative
6 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.82%) Fintech
6 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.10%) ITIL
2 43 (35.25%) Service Management
3 37 (30.33%) Service Delivery
4 29 (23.77%) Project Management
5 25 (20.49%) ITSM
6 24 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (16.39%) PRINCE2
8 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (11.48%) Change Management
10 13 (10.66%) Business Development
10 13 (10.66%) Business Transformation
10 13 (10.66%) Migration
11 12 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.84%) Service Delivery Management
12 11 (9.02%) Information Security
12 11 (9.02%) Line Management
12 11 (9.02%) Process Improvement
13 10 (8.20%) Incident Management
13 10 (8.20%) ITIL V3
14 9 (7.38%) Application Rationalisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (23.77%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (13.11%) Degree
3 12 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.10%) CISA
4 5 (4.10%) CISSP
5 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.46%) CISM
6 3 (2.46%) GIAC
6 3 (2.46%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.46%) PMP
6 3 (2.46%) SANS
7 2 (1.64%) IISP
7 2 (1.64%) ISEB
8 1 (0.82%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) SLA
2 11 (9.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.10%) Dodd-Frank
3 5 (4.10%) EMIR
3 5 (4.10%) MiFID
4 4 (3.28%) FATCA
5 3 (2.46%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.46%) QA
6 2 (1.64%) GDPR
7 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.82%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.10%) Remedy
3 4 (3.28%) BMC
3 4 (3.28%) Cognizant
4 3 (2.46%) HP
5 2 (1.64%) Avaya
5 2 (1.64%) Cadence
5 2 (1.64%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.82%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.82%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.82%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.82%) IBM
6 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.82%) Nortel
6 1 (0.82%) Progress
6 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.82%) Splunk
6 1 (0.82%) Talend
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