The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 34 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.96% 1.98% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 2.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £34,000 £41,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.07% -24.54%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
195 230 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.06% 91.27% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 164 191 262
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
London

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Croydon

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Croydon

Service Manager
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (61.54%) Service Management
1 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 4 (30.77%) CAD
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) ESRI
4 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Service Management
1 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
1 8 (61.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) CAD
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy
2 3 (23.08%) ESRI
2 3 (23.08%) Autodesk
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix