The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 64 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 29 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.30% 0.45% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 0.47% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 20
Average salary £54,000 £49,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.64% -6.19%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Service Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 1053 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.28% 95.47% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 878 862 842
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

Service Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Chelmsford - 11 £53,000 - 2
Southend-on-Sea -1 8 - -
Colchester - 1 - - 1
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 37 (82.22%) ITIL
2 23 (51.11%) Service Delivery
3 16 (35.56%) PRINCE2
4 14 (31.11%) Finance
4 14 (31.11%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) Banking
5 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 9 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Windows
7 8 (17.78%) Transition Management
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 6 (13.33%) C
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
9 6 (13.33%) Publishing
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
10 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
10 5 (11.11%) VMware
10 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (8.89%) NetApp
11 4 (8.89%) Citrix
11 4 (8.89%) Cisco
11 4 (8.89%) Websense
11 4 (8.89%) Firewall
11 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.89%) Confluence

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (8.89%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) ATM
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) SUSE
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) ITIL
2 23 (51.11%) Service Delivery
3 16 (35.56%) PRINCE2
4 14 (31.11%) Service Management
5 10 (22.22%) ITIL V3
6 9 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (17.78%) Transition Management
8 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
9 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
10 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Management
11 3 (6.67%) Time Management
12 2 (4.44%) Change Control
12 2 (4.44%) ITSM
12 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
12 2 (4.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Barracuda Networks
3 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) NetApp
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 4 (8.89%) Websense
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
Colchester, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Swan Housing
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Incite Insight
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago