The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 74 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.51% 0.17% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.18% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 14
Average salary £36,000 - £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 - £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
707 556 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.12% 96.19% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 600 448 449
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Dorset

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Dorset

Service Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 5 £55,000 -
Poole - 5 £32,500 -
Service Manager
South West

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 5 (29.41%) JIRA
4 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Legal
4 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) Coaching
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Service Delivery
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Performance Management
3 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
4 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Line Management
4 5 (29.41%) Coaching
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) Strategic Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft