Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Transition Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Service Transition Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1091 1200
Rank change year-on-year -22 +109 -85
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 98 131 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.069% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.072% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 71 110 101
UK median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% -17.39% -4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,284 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £75,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Service Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Transition Manager in the UK

Service Transition Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Transition Manager in the UK

Service Transition Manager
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Service Transition Manager in the UK

Service Transition Manager
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +3 90 £58,490 +23.14% 6
UK excluding London -4 51 £55,000 +15.79% 4
London +25 46 £62,500 +25.00% 2
South East +45 16 £49,500 -3.88% 1
North of England +4 13 £65,000 +54.76% 1
Midlands +30 11 £55,000 +29.41%
North West -23 9 £65,000 +52.94%
Scotland - 8 £77,500 -
West Midlands +15 7 £52,500 +22.77%
East Midlands +30 4 £60,000 +42.86%
Yorkshire +18 3 - - 1
East of England -24 2 £42,500 -12.37% 1
South West +18 1 - - 1
North East +4 1 £38,000 +1.00%

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Service Transition 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 Transition Manager in the job title.

1 83 (84.69%) ITIL
2 45 (45.92%) Service Design
3 31 (31.63%) Release Management
4 30 (30.61%) Change Management
4 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (29.59%) Service Management
6 26 (26.53%) Service Delivery
7 24 (24.49%) Project Management
8 19 (19.39%) Transition Management
9 17 (17.35%) ITIL V3
9 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (16.33%) Acceptance Criteria
11 15 (15.31%) ITSM
11 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
12 14 (14.29%) Finance
13 13 (13.27%) ITIL Certification
13 13 (13.27%) Degree
14 11 (11.22%) Programme Management
14 11 (11.22%) BMC
14 11 (11.22%) Remedy
14 11 (11.22%) Problem Management
14 11 (11.22%) Remedy ITSM
14 11 (11.22%) Knowledge Management
15 10 (10.20%) SaaS
15 10 (10.20%) ServiceNow
15 10 (10.20%) IaaS
15 10 (10.20%) Asset Management
16 9 (9.18%) SLA
16 9 (9.18%) Coaching
16 9 (9.18%) User Experience

Service Transition 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 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) IaaS
1 10 (10.20%) SaaS
2 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.06%) PaaS
3 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) DHCP
1 3 (3.06%) DNS
1 3 (3.06%) Firewall
1 3 (3.06%) WAN
1 3 (3.06%) Wireless
2 1 (1.02%) WebEx
General
1 14 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.04%) Advertising
3 2 (2.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.04%) Digital Economy
3 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.04%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
4 1 (1.02%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) CMDB
1 9 (9.18%) User Experience
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (84.69%) ITIL
2 45 (45.92%) Service Design
3 31 (31.63%) Release Management
4 30 (30.61%) Change Management
4 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (29.59%) Service Management
6 26 (26.53%) Service Delivery
7 24 (24.49%) Project Management
8 19 (19.39%) Transition Management
9 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (17.35%) ITIL V3
10 16 (16.33%) Acceptance Criteria
11 15 (15.31%) ITSM
11 15 (15.31%) PRINCE2
12 11 (11.22%) Knowledge Management
12 11 (11.22%) Problem Management
12 11 (11.22%) Programme Management
13 10 (10.20%) Asset Management
14 9 (9.18%) Coaching
14 9 (9.18%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
1 13 (13.27%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
2 8 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (7.14%) COBIT
4 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.02%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) BMC
1 11 (11.22%) Remedy
2 10 (10.20%) ServiceNow
3 7 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.02%) Citrix