The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.60% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
Service Manager
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 147 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.47% 94.23% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 227 137 130
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Colchester

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Colchester

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 23 (79.31%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) SLA
3 11 (37.93%) ITSM
3 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
4 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
5 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
5 8 (27.59%) Service Management
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Publishing
6 6 (20.69%) Change Control
6 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
8 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Management
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
8 4 (13.79%) Document Management
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Law
8 4 (13.79%) Legal
8 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
8 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
8 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
General
1 6 (20.69%) Publishing
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Law
2 4 (13.79%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) ITSM
2 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
3 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (27.59%) Service Management
5 6 (20.69%) Change Control
5 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 6 (20.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Document Management
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow