The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 111 122 111
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.25% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.66% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 12
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,200 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1908 1823 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 95.45% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1523 1449
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Bristol

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Bristol

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 36 (73.47%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Service Management
3 30 (61.22%) SLA
4 23 (46.94%) ITSM
5 22 (44.90%) Service Delivery
6 18 (36.73%) CRM
7 17 (34.69%) Problem Management
7 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (32.65%) Windows
9 15 (30.61%) Degree
9 15 (30.61%) Coaching
10 14 (28.57%) MS Office
10 14 (28.57%) VPN
10 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
10 14 (28.57%) Firewall
10 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
11 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.53%) MPLS
11 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
11 13 (26.53%) VLAN
11 13 (26.53%) Software Deployment
12 12 (24.49%) SQL
12 12 (24.49%) MCP
13 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
13 11 (22.45%) IIS
13 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
13 11 (22.45%) ISDN
13 11 (22.45%) Terminal Services
13 11 (22.45%) Change Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (22.45%) IIS
1 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Office
2 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) VPN
1 14 (28.57%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) VLAN
2 13 (26.53%) MPLS
3 11 (22.45%) ISDN
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Law
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (22.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Service Management
3 23 (46.94%) ITSM
4 22 (44.90%) Service Delivery
5 18 (36.73%) CRM
6 17 (34.69%) Problem Management
7 15 (30.61%) Coaching
8 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 13 (26.53%) Software Deployment
9 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.45%) Change Management
11 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
11 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
11 5 (10.20%) Change Control
12 4 (8.16%) Numerical Analysis
12 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
13 3 (6.12%) Business Development
13 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
13 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (6.12%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) MCP
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (61.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) LANDesk
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Unisys
3 1 (2.04%) IBM