The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 72 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.68% 2.10% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.25% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 12
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
710 489 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.13% 93.14% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 619 433 624
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Guildford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Dell
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (15.38%) BCP
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (15.38%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (15.38%) ITSM
8 2 (15.38%) Security Management
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (76.92%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) BCP
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) ITSM
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) EAI
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) FrontRange
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam
5 1 (7.69%) SAP