The median annual salary for a Service Improvement Manager was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Improvement Manager
UK
Rank 859 939 943
Rank change year-on-year +80 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Improvement Manager 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.010% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 8
Median salary £66,250 £48,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.02% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,550 £58,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +1.05%  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Service Improvement Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Improvement Manager in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Improvement Manager in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Improvement Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Improvement Manager in the UK

Service Improvement Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Improvement Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +84 5 £66,250 +38.02%
South East +71 4 £60,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +23 2 £50,000 +4.16%
Southampton - 2 £50,000 -
London +75 1 £74,000 +9.62%
City of London - 1 £74,000 -
Slough - 1 £60,000 -
Woking - 1 £72,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £72,500 -

Service Improvement Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Service Improvement 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 Service Improvement Manager in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) SLA
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) PMI
6 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
6 1 (10.00%) FMCG
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS
6 1 (10.00%) PaaS
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Retail

Service Improvement Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO22301
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy
1 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow