The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 69 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% 2.64% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 2.87% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £70,000 £41,565 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.41% -12.49%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
Service Manager
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 349 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.53% 92.08% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 586 293 431
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Cardiff

Service Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Service Management
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) People Management
6 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) RPG
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) ITSM
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Line Management
8 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (10.00%) Publishing
8 1 (10.00%) Validation
8 1 (10.00%) .NET
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (10.00%) CRM

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) RPG
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft